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Love Animation?

From 2D and 3D animations, to Visual Effects and Game Art, nurture your creativity into life and transform your ideas into reality.
Animation Animation is pure imagination and one of the only industries where you get to create what has never been seen before. It is a profession where technical expertise and application is as important as raw talent; this is where SAE comes in.
By Industry. For Industry.
Our animation teaching staff are all immersed in the industry.
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Fast tracked courses.
Get your Bachelor of Animation in just two years.
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State of the art facilities and software
Learn advanced-level industry-standard animation tools, such as Autodesk 3DS Max and Maya and the Adobe Creative Suite.
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Your local, global community
We have campuses in Glasgow, Liverpool and London, SAE opens doors to animation professionals around the world.
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Tools, software, and industry partners

ANIMATION SKILLS

Character animation (2D/3D) Visual storytelling 3D modelling & computer graphics Visual effects & motion graphics

Career options

A MYRIAD OF CAREER OPTIONS

3D or 2D Animator
Concept Artist
Motion Graphics Designer
Storyboard Artist
Media Industry Specialist
FX Artist
Technical Artist
3D Asset Modeller
3D Character Modeller

Lecturer Spotlight

Meet Ross

Before joining SAE I studied Illustration and Graphic Design. I worked as a Contract Graphic Artist for several years in the Advertising and Marketing Industry before returning to education in 2018 to pursue a career in Game Art at SAE Glasgow.

Ross McIntosh

Student spotlight

AN SAE STUDENT STORY - JOSHUA PARAS
Nina's story
AN SAE STUDENT STORY - CHRIS WOODS
Chris Woods

YOUR CAREER IN ANIMATION BEGINS NOW

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