Diploma in Video Game Art and Animation

Holland College

Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada
Diploma in Video Game Art and Animation
Duration2 Years
LevelBachelors Diploma Program
  • This art-based diploma program begins with the basics of art production for video games. Traditional drawing skills are taught alongside the latest software techniques
  • Students will examine the history of the industry and look behind the scenes to see what goes into video game development
  • Students will develop the core skills needed to generate artwork using Adobe™  and Autodesk™ products, and the technical aspects needed to integrate your work into the production pipeline
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & fees240198 INR
Hostel & Meals396905 INR
Insurance24251 INR
International Student fee230960 INR
International Health Fee43305 INR
Fitness Centre Fee4619 INR
Other expenses57740 INR
Materials/Supplies5774 INR
Student Union9700 INR
Lab Fee86610 INR
Books8661 INR
Total868525 INR

Entry Criteria

Class 12thNo specific cutoff mentioned
  • Applicants must have passed high school
ExamsTOEFL: 85

IELTS: 6.5
  • With no other band below 6

PTE: 58

Additional info
  • Applicants must complete and submit the Portfolio:
    • Portfolio will only be kept by the Admissions Department for one year
    • Draw a self-portrait (head and shoulders only), using a mirror for reference.
    • Sit in the corner of any room in your house and draw the entire contents of the room in front of you. Be as accurate as possible. Include everything you see.
    • Devise an original game idea and write a 2-page description outlining its key features. Create a suitable piece of art to be used on the cover of the game’s package.
    • Applicants are asked to select an additional collection of 8 of their best pieces of art to include in their submission. The portfolio should be submitted via weblink, disc, or neatly presented in a binder.
      • figure drawings
      • interior/exterior drawings of buildings
      • perspective drawings
      • drawings from observation
      • original character design
      • traditional art, painting, sculpture
      • 3D models
      • texture painting
      • 2D/3D animation
      • digital art
      • graphic design
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