Study Animation in Australia

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"Animation is not the art of drawing that moves, but the art of movements that are drawn".

 If you have a knack for creativity and are fascinated by cartoon shows, video games, etc., the curiosity about how animated characters come alive on our screens might captivate your interest to study animation. If you are passionate about becoming an animator, then this article will assist you in exploring your career paths and everything you need to know about studying animation in Australia, especially if you are a student from Bangladesh.

Animation is designing, drawing, making layouts, and preparing photographic sequences integrated with multimedia. Animation involves exploiting and managing still images to generate the illusion of movement. It creates an optical illusion through which one can see still images or draw as moving visuals. It includes the exploitation and management of still images to generate the illusion of movement. The animator uses various computer technologies to capture the still images and animate them in the desired sequence.

The major types of animation are traditional animation, 2D animation, 3D animation, motion graphics, stop motion, etc. The core subjects in the degree of animation are 2D animation, 3D animation, visual effects, and sound design for animation. 

Benefits of studying Animation in Australia 

Australia has good kilter in the economy, education, arts, and information media. The country's most known and esteemed universities are situated in coruscating cities like Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth, and Adelaide. The most eminent and renowned studios like Animal Logic, Kapow Pictures, Iloura, Liquid Interactive, Flux Animation Studios, Toucan Creative, and Rising Sun Picture are stationed in Australia. According to the Australian Government's Department of Foreign Affairs, the country has more than 500,000 international students studying in the cities of Australia. Consequently, Australia has become the crème de la crème destination for the students to study animation. 

TOP UNIVERSITIES TO STUDY ANIMATION IN AUSTRALIA

NAME OF THE UNIVERSITY

LOCATION

PROGRAM

DURATION 

QS WORLD RANKING 

TUITION FEE IN AUD

1. University of Melbourne

Melbourne

Bachelor of Fine arts (Animation)

3 years

41st

$55,000

2. University of Technology Sydney (UTS)

Sydney

Bachelor of Design in Animation

3 years 

133rd

$40,000

3. Queensland University of Technology

Brisbane 

Bachelor of Fine Arts (Animation)

3 years 

16th

$32,000

4. Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT)

Melbourne

Bachelor of Design (Animation and interactive media)

3 years

14th

$38,000

5. Griffith University

5 campuses between Brisbane and the Gold Coast in south-east Queensland

Bachelor of Animation

3 years

33rd

$44,000

6. Edith Cowan University

Perth

Bachelor of Animation

3 years

651st

$30,000

7. Swinburne University of Technology

Melbourne

Bachelor of Design (Animation and interactive media)

3 Years

34th

$43,000

8. Deakin University Australia 

Geelong

Bachelor of Fine arts (Animation)

3 years

36th

$45,000

9. Torrens University of Australia

Sydney

Bachelor of Animation

3 years

700th

$37,000

10. Media Design School

Auckland

Bachelor of Design (Animation and interactive media)

3 years 

1000th

$36,000

 

COST OF LIVING IN AUSTRALIA 

The living costs are simply estimates and will vary depending on your region, the number of people you live with, the state of your housing, and your lifestyle. The cost of attending college on campus varies depending on the type of housing and catering available. On a 37-week academic year, this is calculated. As an international student, you'll need at least A$23,000 each year. From December through February, there is a 10-week summer break. If you plan to spend the break in Australia, you'll need to budget in for an extra 10 weeks of living expenditures.

STUDY ANIMATION IN AUSTRALIA: ELIGIBILITY AND REQUIREMENTS

If you are looking forward to applying for animation courses abroad, here are some important prerequisites that you need to fulfil to get admission to the university of your choice.

  • For Diploma/Bachelor's Courses: Formal education of 10+2 from a recognized board with minimum 50 % marks
  • For Master's Courses: A UG degree in a related field with a minimum required GPA
  • A good score in language proficiency tests like IELTS, TOEFL, etc
  • LOR and SOP 

How to Study Animation in Australia?

In Australia, international students have a choice of educational possibilities. The programmes are designed to provide in-depth theoretical knowledge supplemented by hands-on experience.

Internships and industry interaction are also important aspects of learning in Australia. As a result, when you graduate, you will be prepared to compete and achieve in a career sector, thriving alongside some of the industry's best professionals and other qualified international graduates.

How to get Student Visa in Australia?

  •  A valid passport
  • Your Genuine Temporary Entrant (GTE) statement
  • Proof of enrolment (your electronic confirmation of enrolment)
  • Academic and work experience documents
  • Your visa application fee
  • Overseas student health Cover
  • Statement of Purpose (SOP)
  • Evidence of your English proficiency skills (such as IELTS test scores)
  • Evidence of financial ability (tuition fees, living expenses, expenses for dependents, return airfare)
  • Passport-size photographs
  • If you are under 18 years of age, you will also need to provide additional documents such as parental consent 

Animation Jobs in Australia

JOB PROFILE 

SALARY 

1. Lighting Technician

Around 16K per month 

2. 3D modeler

Around 17K per month

3. 3D creative designer 

Around 19K per month

4. 3D artist

Around 20K per month 

5. Graphic artist 

Around 20K per month

6. Animator 

Around 20K per month 

7. Artist 

Around 20.5K per month

8. 3D animator

Around 21K per month

9. Video game designer 

Around 23.5K per month

10. Compositing supervisor 

Around 22K per month

11. Art director

Around 50K per month 

12. Technical director

Around 70k per month

 

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