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Study Animation

Become an animator for film and games! Turn your creative passion into a career with specialized online animation courses
Overview

Learn animation from film and game industry experts

Prepare for a fantastic career in animation! Guided by a professional animator, you'll learn software and workflows used by major studios.

From beginner short courses to advanced industry programs - find the right study option for your skill level and career goals.

Learn the latest techniques and be mentored by animators who have worked at world-class studios such as Disney, Ubisoft, ILM, Sony, EA and Weta.

Our specialized 2D animation and 3D animation courses will get you job-ready and give you a personalized education experience.

Studying animation opens up a variety of career opportunities. Explore the career paths that could be yours after graduating at CG Spectrum.

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Courses

Explore all animation courses

Short courses

Mentors

Learn directly from highly experienced industry professionals

Learn from the best to become the best. Be mentored by professional animators with years of experience working on films and video games at major studios.

Future proof your skills

We're proud to say that with an 80% employment success rate the majority of our advanced graduates are now working in the highly competitive film and games industry.

Studying animation can lead to many different types of careers, including:

Discover more about animation jobs, salary expectations and tips to meet the minimum job requirements on our careers page.

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Studios who have hired our graduates

Student Showcase

Explore student work and see what you can learn at CG Spectrum

Our students create high quality work that speaks for itself. We provide you with the tools and resources to help you build a portfolio that gets noticed.

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Benefits

Why study at CG Spectrum

Get a more hands-on education with mentorship from top film and game experts, an industry-approved curriculum and a thriving creative community cheering you on.

By giving you access to the most talented artists in the industry, we help you to become well connected, trained and prepared for life beyond school.

What you get when studying at CG Spectrum:

  • Get job-ready in half the time of an average degree program
  • Personalized job-focused curriculum and training
  • Private 1-on-1 or small group classes (max. 4 students)
  • Live call with your mentor each week + recorded video critiques
  • Flexible schedules & 100% online, study from anywhere!

Progress faster with expert feedback from mentors and join an inspiring and supportive community of industry experts and peers.

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About us

The CG Spectrum difference

Our mission is to make sure our students are best prepared for a successful career when they graduate.

We strive to provide affordable, high quality and personalized education and believe in the power of learning first-hand from industry experts who already established a fantastic career.

What makes CG Spectrum unique:

  • Career services to accelerate your journey
  • Quality education at a fraction of the time and cost of university
  • Software licenses included, no additional costs
  • Direct access to industry mentors with years of film & game experience
  • Supportive and active community of peers, alumni & mentors

As an online school with students and mentors in 90+ countries, we're proud to bring the industry to you - wherever you are in the world!

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