University of Gloucestershire

University of Gloucestershire

Visual Effects

This course is focused on developing and nurturing skills and creativity within the field of visual effects in preparation for a career in the growing industry.

Entry requirements

A 2.1 Honours degree or equivalent in a relevant subject or equivalent industry experience; international students need IELTS 6.5 overall (no less than 6.0 in writing and 5.5 in any other band) or equivalent.

Course modules

Modules include: CGI foundation for visual effects (still image); foundation in VFX compositioning; image integrity for visual effects; visual effects practice and methods; animation and look development for visual effects; visual effects project.

Assessment methods

Assessment is based on visual effects project.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time £ 4,980 per Whole course (home fees) 1 years
MA Part-time - 2 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Park Campus Cheltenham GL50 2RH South West

Key information

Guidance and Recruitment Office
Telephone number: 
0844 846 4846