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Animation Design

Yeditepe University

24 months
8000 USD/year
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The Master's program in Animation Design offered at Yeditepe University aims to train fully equipped animation designers with a universal perspective, adapting to rapidly changing technologies, both conceptual and applied. 


Key facts

Bringing together different disciplines, the program is responsible for making animation design education a profession, providing socio-economic organization and improving academic production. This interdisciplinary master program aims to educate students in various branches of advertising, cinema, television, multimedia and education sectors by teaching animation, character design, modeling, filmmaking techniques to students during two years of education.

Animation (animation), which expresses the regulation of motion by giving motion objects to motionless objects, constitutes one of the most effective mass media today and plays an important role in raising new generations, transferring cultural values ​​and developing artistic and aesthetic perception. 

Animation, advertising, film, music industries, medicine, architecture, food, textile, defense industry and so on. from entertainment to education. Character designs, visual effects, 2 and 3-dimensional designs in the field of influence and importance of this area is strategically increasing all over the world. The animation industry constitutes 25% of the audio-visual industry worldwide; TV, cinema, internet.


This master's program in Animation Design offered at Yeditepe University, which is a first in our country, continues to be the leader in the related education field while meeting the needs of the sector, and at the same time being among the other rivals in the world in terms of the quality of education and the qualifications of the graduates.


To train professional animation designers who can meet the specialized needs of the growing animation design sector in the world and in our country.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Film and Animation Analysis
  • History of Film Animation
  • 3D Animation and
    • Animation Fundamentals and 2D Animation
    • Character Design
    • Scientific Research Methods and Publication
    • Ethics
    • Visual Storytelling and Storyboard

    Key information


    • Full-time
      • 24 months

    Start dates & application deadlines


    TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


    120 ECTS


    On Campus

    Academic requirements

    We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

    English requirements

    TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

    Other requirements

    General requirements

    • Undergraduate diploma (photocopy)
    • ALES result document (photocopy)
    • Transcript photocopy
    • Diploma equivalency certificate to be obtained from YÖK (photocopy) for Turkish citizens who have studied abroad
    • Copy of identity card (photocopy)
    • 1 passport size photo
    • Portfolio of field-related studies

    Tuition Fee

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    • International

      8000 USD/year
      Tuition Fee
      Based on the tuition of 8000 USD per year during 24 months.

    Living costs for Istanbul

    2000 - 3240 TRY /month
    Living costs

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


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