Besides imaginative power and imagination, you have to meet certain qualification and language requirements in order to be accepted onto the Animation Design programme at the Design Department.
All our study programmes have language requirements. You will need to prove your language proficiency by handing in a certificate stating your level. The level for Animation Design is:
To be admitted to the programme, we feel it is important that you are able to show the work you have done in the last three years, be it at home, at school or as part of a course. This can either be 2D or 3D work. Examples include drawings, paintings, photo series, animations, websites, furniture, clothing, posters, etc. Bring along designs and sketches that provide insight into your creative process. Make sure that you can explain your work effectively.
Aside from this, you will also complete a homework assignment for the entrance examination. You will receive information on the date that you are expected at the academy after enrolling for the programme through Studielink. You will also receive a homework assignment from the study programme and a questionnaire (CV).
The Animation Design entrance examination takes two days. The first examination day last from 9:00 until about 17:00 and consists of the following components:
Depending on the outcome of the first admission day, you will receive an invitation to participate in the second examination day which occurs the following day from 9.00 to 16.00. During the second day you will take a few lessons and work on an assignment.
The admission committee will advise the examination committee on whether or not to admit you.
16 and 17 March 2018
20 and 21 April 2018
You will be notified of whether you have been admitted within three working weeks. If you are not admitted, we will attempt to provide you with insight into the reasons for this.
Admission is only valid for the study programme for which you have enrolled. If you wish to apply for admission to a study programme or specialisation at another location you must register for this separately. The admission is only valid for the academic year directly following the entrance examination.