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ECV Creative Schools & Community

Opening up internationally is a key element in ECV’s training. Today, the international dimension and cultural blending of the Design, Animation and Digital professions are a clear demonstration of this for the future of our students. 80% of our students go abroad during their studies and each year, 20% of our student population is comprised of international students.

Top reasons to study here

  • Acknowledged by the great professional organisations of design and communications.
  • Numerous internships.
  • Close ties with agencies in France and abroad.

Master's Programmes

Arts, Design & Architecture (1)
Business & Management (1)



Courses in Design and in Animation at ECV rely on simple and solid principles, including the mastery of drawing and design, which are the essence of a designer’s work. The educational method adapts to technological advancements and the contingencies of the professional environment.The course includes study trips and internships that are open to international students.


ECV students evolve towards a number of careers in different branches at the end of their training.

After graduating from our Design course, you can look at a career as an art director, an illustrator, a motion designer, or in visual communication as a whole : visual identity, packaging, advertising, etc.

Animation graduates shall develop their skills in the fields of animated film and video games as 2D/3D animators, character designers, 3D modelling, scriptwriter, director, etc.

Student Life

Campus life

Studying one of the 5 schools at ECV is also a way to discover quality French teaching, as well as a vision of design that is specific to French culture, one that embraces worldwide creativity.

With schools in Paris, Bordeaux, Aix-en-Provence, Nantes, Lille, ECV has chosen to establish itself in the leading French cities. Each one of them has a national importance, as well as an international exposure.


ECV obtained the Erasmus University Charter (Paris, Bordeaux, Nantes and Aix-en-Provence) and is a member of the international Cumulus network.