Study virtual production

Create high quality cinematics and short films in our specialized online virtual production courses taught by industry pros

Become a real-time 3D technical artist and work in virtual production

As an Unreal Academic Partner and one of the Top 50 Best Creative Media & Entertainment Art Schools in the World, CG Spectrum is excited to offer career training in real-time 3D technical art and virtual production using Unreal Engine.

CG Spectrum has partnered with Epic Games and industry professionals to develop a comprehensive, job-focused study pathway to ensure graduates are well-positioned to enter this field and make a productive contribution from day one on the job.

The course is suitable for new content creators as well as traditional filmmakers wanting to transition their existing skills to a real-time environment.

Discover the career paths that could be yours after graduating at CG Spectrum – this ever-expanding field holds plenty of career opportunities. 


Explore all virtual production courses


Kick-start your career in virtual production! You'll make your first fully playable character using Unreal Engine and get a feel for the virtual production pipeline. Mastering these foundations is essential before embarking on the advanced course.


Take your knowledge of Unreal Engine to the next level and build a high-quality cinematic shot for your portfolio to show employers. Learn storytelling plus cutting edge real-time 3D technical art and virtual production techniques.


Be mentored by highly experienced real-time artists

Learn from the best to become the best. All courses are led by established professionals with years of experience working in the entertainment industry 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 virtual production can lead to many different types of careers, including:

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


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.


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 your mentor and join an inspiring and supportive online community of industry experts and peers.

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!