|Study location||Canada, Ontario, Toronto|
|Nominal duration||2 years/ 16 months continuous|
|Tuition fee||CA$19,504 per year
The fee is for the 2022–2023 academic year and includes tuition (CA$17,794), health insurance and ancillary charges.
The fees displayed are estimates for and are subject to change.
|Registration fee||CA$400 one-time
The registration fee includes the non-refundable application fee (CA$100) and the refundable deposit fee (CA$300).
|Accommodation fee||CA$1,800 per month
The above fee is an estimated amount for for one month.
High School / Secondary Education (or higher)
To be eligible for admission, you must possess a high school diploma including these required courses (or equivalents):
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
If you did not complete two or more consecutive full years at a recognized secondary or post-secondary education institution in a school where English is the primary language of instruction and communication, you must provide one of the English language proficiency tests below:
A relevant portfolio is required.
After submitting your application, you will receive a letter with instructions on how to book the mandatory Animation – 3D program admission session, where you will submit a portfolio of work consisting of:
Note: Work should show your curiosity about the way things look and move around them. Animation is a means of creative expression, so a portfolio should demonstrate your ability to generate ideas.
The Animation – 3D program at Centennial College runs for 16 consecutive months. In that time, it will prepare you to successfully launch a career in digital animation, film, television, broadcast design and games.
Created in 1996, on top of kick-starting the careers of hundreds of talented digital artists, this School of Communications, Media, Arts, and Design animation program has an intensive approach that’s become internationally recognized. Animation – 3D will focus on production-style training and offer a unique project-based learning experience that’s applauded within the animation, visual effects and game industries.
- The Animation – 3D program will give you 24-hour access to computer labs and workstations.
- Among the subjects covered are life drawing, acting for animation and storyboard training.
- Small class sizes will provide ample opportunity to work closely with your industry professional instructors.
- Industry-leading guest speakers, participatory workshops and company studio tours will enhance training.
- You’ll be assisted in producing demo reels that showcase your abilities to potential employers.
Students complete their animation program with an eight-week industry field placement that allows them to apply their knowledge and skills in a professional setting. Students must pass all courses (minimum mark of 60% in each course) before they can qualify for a field placement.
- 3D character animator
- Texture artist
- Technical director
- Level designer for games
- Visual effects supervisor