Master's of Visual Effects

Type de formation
Master's of Visual Effects

Durée de la formation
5 years

Niveau Requis

Coût de la formation

Admission interview : Free

Year 1 : 6900€

Year 2 to 5 : 7900€ by year

Registration Fees : 350€

Registration Fees (for year 2 to 5) : 250€

Année de création
School created in 2004

Reconnaissance du diplôme


Stage(s) durant la formation

A professional intership during 6 weeks.

Projet de fin d’études


The Master’s of Visual Effects prepares students to successfully enter and thrive within international studios. Through practical application and group assignments, students learn all the skills necessary for the production of a VFX film. The creation of a graduation film, from conception to post-production, through filming and 3D production, helps students choose specializations for their future careers.

Classes available in French or English.

Year 1 : Fundamental

  • Fundamental : Drawing, anatomy, perspectives, sculpting
  • Cultural Development & Visual Grammar
  • Digital tools
  • Basics of Coding
  • Business English
  • Workshops : Storytelling, script writing, storyboarding, directing, photography, digital image editing

Year 2 : Refinement

  • Project : Creating a short film
  • Artistic Development : Concept Art, Character Design
  • Editing and Sound Design
  • Programming in Python
  • Workshops : film directing, CGI, 3D & 2D Animation, green screen filming, VFX

Year 3 : Specialization

  • Project : Creating a short VFX film with a team
  • Green screen filming, tracking & compositing
  • Storyboarding & Layout creation
  • Concept Art, Character Design
  • Workshops : Rigging, Hard Surface & Organic Modeling, Texturing, Lighting, Rendering, FX, Environment

Year 4 : Professional Development

  • Project : Creation of a professional demo reel
  • Management of projects & teams
  • Masterclasses with studio partners
  • 6 week internship in a professional studio
  • Workshops : Lighting, Compositing, Tracking, FX, Environment, Color Grading

Year 5 : Graduation Projects

  • Graduation Project : Developing & directing a short VFX film
  • Business English Coaching
  • Presentation in front of a professional panel of jury members
  • Meetings with professional artists
  • Rapid Interview sessions with professional recruiters

Degree :

Accredited by the RNCP at Level 1 (Master Level) as of April 21, 2017.

The RNCP is the central reference framework for all diplomas, qualifications, and titles recognized by the French government.

  • Online application
  • Written test : general culture, technical espertise, logic, english test, synopsis, storyboard et drawing
  • Presentation of portfolio and cover letter
  • Individual interview
  • VFX Supervisor
  • FX Artist
  • Concept Artist
  • Compositing Artist
  • Rigging Artist
  • FX Animator
  • Matte Painter
  • Environment Artist
  • Lighting-Rendering Artist
  • Etc

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