We don't see a grade... We see an Animator. A VFX Artist. A Game Designer. We see YOU.

Our portfolio-based admissions system means that our tutors take the time to consider each individual based on your creative work.

If you're interested in Animation, Games and VFX courses designed and delivered with industry experts, apply now for the chance to learn from the best within a welcoming creative community.

Be sure to book your spot for our Clearing Q&A webinar on Saturday 17th August for more information on securing your place with us through clearing, and why we might be the right choice for you. 


Saturday 17th August


10:30am - 12:30pm




Our Animation degrees have been developed in collaboration with top Animators to give you the technical, creative and soft skills that the industry is looking for. Learn from experienced tutors who’ve worked on the likes of The Lion King, Who Framed Roger Rabbit, Godzilla and Doctor Strange in our London industry-standard studios. 

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Our Games degrees have been developed with video games experts to give you skills that are relevant and in demand in the industry. Learn software and creative skills from experienced tutors who’ve worked at the likes of EA, Rebellion, Codemasters and Framestore, and graduate with a portfolio of high-quality work, ready to apply to work on your dream game. 

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Visual Effects (VFX)

Our Visual Effects degrees have been developed with professional VFX Artists to make sure they stay relevant and up to date. Build your skills and experience in our London industry-standard studios with experienced tutors who’ve worked on the likes of Gladiator, Kingsman and Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2.

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Clearing entry requirements for our undergraduate degrees

  • Have passed a minimum of two A Levels or equivalent (32 UCAS points). Offers are based on individuals' grades up to a maximum of 120 UCAS points.

  • GCSE English at grade 4/C or equivalent

  • GCSE Maths at grade 4/C or equivalent (for BSc/MSci courses only)

  • Portfolio submission

If you haven't yet received your results but would like to apply to us, please reach out.

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Why Escape Studios?

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