12 months
15800 GBP/year
9860 GBP/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The Computer Animation course at Kingston University is project-based; each module aiming to equip students with a robust portfolio with which to enter the creative industries.

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In the Computer Animation course at Kingston University , you will learn clean modelling techniques, principles of animation, lighting, shading, texturing, rigging, rendering and compositing.

You will collaborate in a studio environment as part of a team with students from other digital media courses.

Industry-standard production techniques and tools will simulate a professional environment. Work placements, internships and mentoring will prepare you for your future career.


The technical and creative skills provided by this Computer Animation course are applicable in areas related mainly to the movie and games industry. Furthermore, advertisement, 3D printing, architectural design and web-based modelling are areas that require skills and knowledge on modelling, texturing, rigging, animation, and compositing.

Programme Structure

Modules included:

  • Creation and Animation
  • Perfecting the Look
  • Digital Studio Practice
  • Media Specialist Practice
  • Digital Media Final Project

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

We encourage you to apply as soon as possible, applications will close when the course is full.


IELTS admission requirements IELTS


180 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
Lower Second Class

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS

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  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A 2:2 or above honours degree or equivalent qualification in animation or a related subject which includes significant 3D computer graphic content, such as moving image, illustration, 3D design, computer-related design or architecture.
  • All applicants must, if requested, be able to demonstrate either through qualifications, work experience or portfolio of works, a solid understanding of digital media.
  • Exceptionally applicants may have no first degree but more than five years working in the field. In this case, there must be strong evidence that the applicant has the motivation to complete the course and the ability to work at this level. Experience in digital media, post production and animation is particularly valuable.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15800 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15800 GBP per year during 12 months.
  • National

    9860 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9860 GBP per year during 12 months.

UK students tuition fees:

  • MSc part time £5,423
International students tuition fees: 
  • MSc part time £8,690

Living costs for London

1137 - 2157 GBP /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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