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  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)

  • Location

    Hendon Campus

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date


  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

OverviewWhy study BA Visual Effects at Middlesex University?Studying our degree in Visual Effects puts you at the centre of the UK industry. Our VFX facilities are some of the best in the country, giving you access to the professional-standard equipment and software you will need to master for a career in the industry. All students are encouraged to do industry placements during their degree and our close proximity to Soho puts three of the best VFX houses in the world within walking distance of each other.Based in our Faculty of Arts and Creative Industries, you will be part of our thriving creative community. Working alongside students from our highly successful Film, TV Production and 3D Animation courses will give you real production experience collaborating on student films. Opportunities from external clients are also presented for you to work on live briefs as part of your career development.Course highlightsYou'll be learning to use professional-standard equipment in our digital media, VFX and motion capture studios and have access to the latest computer hardware and software, including professional level graphics workstations for intensive work such as rendering and simulationYou'll be taught by experienced VFX professionals with a passion for creative uses for technology. Our team have worked professionally on films including Avatar, Planet of the Apes and Happy FeetYou have the opportunity to spend your third year working on an industry placement in a London VFX studio and will enjoy close contact with the London VFX studios throughout the course, through industry guests, networking and work experienceYou will receive a free core text eBook with each module you study

Application deadline

15 January 2020

Tuition fees

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(international fees)

£ 11,500per year

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UCAS Points : 112

University information

Middlesex University

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  • Campus address

    Middlesex University, Hendon Campus, The Burroughs, Barnet, NW4 4BT, England

Middlesex is a diverse and inclusive university with students from over 160 different countries.
A network of regional offices across the world provides support to help students prepare for their move to London.
Major investment in recent years has transformed Middlesex’s London campus, providing excellent facilities.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    92nd out of 110 1

    47th out of 102 2

  • Entry standards

    / Max 236
    115 48%


  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    54 54%


  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    4.02 80%


  • Entry standards

    / Max 196
    123 64%


  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    62 62%


  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.99 80%



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