Learn how to animate using digital and analogue 2D drawing techniques, 3D CGI, Stop-Motion, or experiment with VFX, 360° and virtual reality. In our modules you will train every aspect of your storytelling skills from traditional 3-act structures all the way to experimental narration.

How to apply

Check the admission requirements and the official timeline.

If you have any further questions contact us at
+41 41 248 64 64 or design-kunst@hslu.ch.

Timeline for BA Animation

Monday, 3 December 2018 Applications open on the online platform
Friday, 15 February 2019 The application deadline for the academic year 2019/20
Monday, 18 March 2019, 9:00 (CET) to Thursday, 21 March 2019, 17:00 (CET) Portfolio Submission Window
Tuesday, 9 April 2019
(at the latest)
Issue of Invitation to Admission Interview
Tuesday to Friday,
16 to 26 April 2019
Admission Interviews
Wednesday, 8 May 2019
(at the latest)
Decision on Admission
Early June 2019
(at the latest)
Decision on Admission for Applicants on Waiting List
Monday, 16 September 2019 Start of the academic year 2019/20

Timeline for MA Film

Monday, 3 December 2018 Applications open on the online platform
Thursday, 7 March 2019 Registration Deadline including Submission of Application Documents (registration form, CV, motivational letter, portfolio, project sketch) according to our information sheet
Tuesday to Friday,
12 to 22 March 2019
Portfolio Presentations
Monday to Friday, 8 to 12 April 2019 and Monday to Thursday, 15 to 18 April 2019 Admission Interviews
Monday, 6 May 2019
(at the latest)
Decision on Admission