Top list of Animation Schools and Universities: Latest ranking of UK

Check out the best Animation degree programs of UK based schools and universities.


Top list of Animation Schools and Universities UK

3D Animation, VFX and Gaming industry is growing by leaps and bounds. Now-a-days, there are huge elements of CGI and Visual Effects in mostly every segment of Media & Entertainment sector. It ranges from Hollywood and other movies, TV series, TV commercials, documentaries, music videos, web series (OTT – Over The Top platform) to various other audio and video broadcasting formats. It has become an integral part of storytelling and filmmaking. Apart from these, they are numerous other verticals like automobiles, architecture, medical, e learning, apps where CG and VFX goes hand to hand.

To cater the huge requirements of above mentioned industries, there is a big list of Animations schools and universities worldwide. All offer foundation, specialized to degree courses in various essential modules of Animation, Visual Effects and Gaming industry. In this article, we will talk about top list of UK based Animation colleges / universities.

Many thanks to David Mattock who executed this mammoth task. David runs UK based Animation studio by the name of Full Rotation, which renders creative services of Animation and Design. He painstakingly studied and interviewed various Art schools of UK and compiled very informative and guiding list of leading schools / colleges / universities. The list is prepared with following details of all institutes:

  • List of Art, Animation, VFX and Gaming courses
  • Student placement record
  • Movies / TV series / Web series  their alumni worked on
  • Student achievements
  • Small description of their courses
  • Student work and showreel

Top list of Animation Schools and Universities of UK:

The compiled list consists following Art, Animation and Visual Effects institutions.

  1. Escape Studios
  2. Bournemouth
  3. UCA – farnham
  4. UCA – Rochester
  5. University of Falmouth
  6. Middlesex
  7. University of Hertfordshire
  8. Solent Southampton
  9. UWE Bristol
  10. Kingston
  11. Teeside University
  12. De Montfort University
  13. University of Dundee
  14. University of Edinburgh
  15. Central St Martins
  16. Ravensbourne University London
  17. UAL London

Please understand that above hierarchy is on random level. Please check all the details and decide yourself regarding where you want to study. Check out the complete article here:

Best universities / colleges for Animation and VFX in UK


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