Animation BA Bachelor's

This is for you

If you are interested in animation films not only as a spectator, but you are also fascinated by how they are made. Animation experience, software knowledge, visual or drawing prior training are beneficial, however, their lack does not hinder you from enrolment. If you are still looking for your place in the world, or if you already have some idea and what you would like to contribute to its values, join us and we will help you to make your ideas come true.

Short description

Are you interested in how a drawing becomes a motion picture, are you attracted by film tricks, video games, making apps? As an animation designer, you can become the designer of complex productions in advertising, the electronic media, motion pictures, digital post-production or game design, or the specialist of a special field.

What can you study with us?

- visual techniques offering limitless opportunities
- procedures making the path towards the magical world of animation easy to walk
- practical knowledge with the help of excellent experts and cutting-edge technical infrastructure
- you can find the most suitable genre for yourself

- you will get to know the preparatory and production stages of productions from the idea, the script through the storyboard and animatic to animation and post-production
- you will get familiar with the use of indispensable software for digital filmmaking: editing, compositing and 2D-3D animation programs
- you will encounter classic techniques: drawing animation or puppet animation
- you will learn sound design, so you will be able to make the sound and noises of your film from the start

- you will know the production procedures of animation productions
- you will be confident in using classic or digital techniques
- you will be able to find a job in animation, graphic design or film studios, as a game developer or work for an advertising agency
- you will be able to work as a freelancer: in the creative industry, reliable animation experts are in high demand

story development; storyboard drawing, animation film language; making animatics; drawing animation; puppet animation; 3D modelling and motion; 2D digital animation; sound design; compositing

“The technical and professional background provided by the university is outstanding in Hungary. The academic staff are not only talented, but also successful in their work, which can provide tons of extra experience and encouragement for students.”
Our graduate, DÁNIEL ILLÉS

“Animation is an own world, with own rules, an opportunity to show a story it has never been seen before.”
Our graduate, SZANDRA PATAKI

“We do not set up uniformed expectations for our students, we help them in every area where they can be themselves. Consequently, many of them already have sufficient knowledge even at the start of the studies to try themselves out in live projects. We are convinced everybody has the talent and value, and we help to discover them.”

  • ANNECY 2016  Dávid Dell’edera: Balcony, Award of the Jury;
  • LONDON INTERNATIONAL ANIMATION FESTIVAL Örs Bárczy: Hey, Deer!, Children’s films, Award of the Jury and the Audience;
  • BIG FESTIVAL BUDAPEST Bori Mészáros, Zsuzsi Rádóczy: Black Out, 2nd prize;
  • CANNES FILM FESTIVAL Short Film Corner Program participant Szandra Pataki: WireLess;
  • INTERNATIONAL AWARDS Video clip by Balázs Simon for Nils Frahm’s music RE;
  • OMDK 2017 Georgina Czanik: Memory, Animation, 2nd prize;
  • DÁVID DELL’EDERA: director, Umbrella;
  • ÖRS BÁRCZY: 3D expert, Digic Pictures;
  • BALÁZS SIMON: director, Umbrella;