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, 2 December 2019 Applications open on the online platform
Friday, 14 February 2020 The application deadline for the academic year 2020/21
Friday, 21 February 2020 A link to the artistic task will be sent to you by email.
Monday, 16 March 2020, 9:00 (CET) to Thursday, 19 March 2019, 17:00 (CET) Portfolio Submission Window
Tuesday, 7 April 2020
(at the latest)
Issue of Invitation to Admission Interview
Tuesday to Friday,
14 to 17 April 2020
Admission Interviews
Wednesday, 6 May 2020
(at the latest)
Notification of acceptance
until Sunday, 31 May 2020 Student agreement to be returned by mail.
Early June 2020
(at the latest)
Admission for Applicants on Waiting List
Monday, 14 September 2020 Start of the academic year 2020/21