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Registration closed for the 2021 academic year. See you in November to join ARTFX in 2022.

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WHY APPLY AS SOON AS APPLICATION RE-OPENS?

ARTFX will be able to welcome up to 300 new students at the start of the 2022 academic year. Seats are allocated during each admission session: the earlier you are admitted, the most likely it is that your first campus choice will be granted. Admission tests are free of charge.

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2021: APPLICATION CLOSED

Application closed for the 2021 academic year. See you in November to join ARTFX in 2022.

ADMISSION PREREQUISITES
Montpellier and Lille

Post High-School degree admission

1-year Foundation in Fine Artfs (optional)
5 Masters
(5-year program) 
8 Specializations
Class in French or in English

A few seats are available for direct entry into the 2nd, 3rd or 4th year, depending on the skills identified during the admission tests. 


Paris

Post High-School or Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent) admission

3 Masters (5-year program)
Class in French or in English
The Paris campus only trains students in 2D animation, 3D animation and special effects (VFX).

The Paris campus also offers a 2-year Master’s level course, reserved for holders of a Bachelor’s degree (Bac + 3) or equivalent: the ARTFX Academy.

Steps to apply

FACE-TO-FACE SESSION

  • Completion of the registration form and scheduling of the admission session.

  • Validation of my presence at the admission session by ARTFX.
    Preparation of my portfolio and cover letter (in english).

  • E-mail reception of online tests one week before the admission session, to be completed before attending the admission session (approx. 40 min.).

  • On the day of the session : 
    -written tests in the morning
    -portfolio presentation in the afternoon.

  • Within 10 days, admission status is notified. 

  • Once selected, students have one month the to finalize their administrative file and definitively confirm their admission at ARTFX.

ONLINE SESSION

  • Completion of the registration form and scheduling of the admission session.

  • On the schedule date, reception of the the admission MCQ tests to be completed online, as well as the imposed theme of the original creation to be created.
    Students have 48 hours to complete these tests, submit their portfolio in digital format, a cover letter (in english) and a film synopsis or a game concept.

  • Depending on their results, students may be asked for an individual interview by videoconference.

  • Within 10 days, admission status is notified. 

  • Once selected, students have one month the to finalize their administrative file and definitively confirm their admission at ARTFX.

YOUR PORTFOLIO

The interview is based on your portfolio presentation. For the VFX / Game Programming courses, computer development work is welcome.

HOW TO PREPARE YOUR PORTFOLIO

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Agathe Turlotte


Head of admission

ARTFX Montpellier – Lille – Paris

apply@artfx.fr

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ARTFX IS A MEMBER AND COFOUNDER
OF RECA (THE NETWORK OF FRENCH FILM ANIMATION SCHOOLS)
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PRIVATE HIGHER EDUCATION SCHOOL 
VFX – 3D ANIMATION  – CGI – VIDEO GAMES – PROGRAMMING – FINE ARTS
MONTPELLIER – LILLE – PARIS (FRANCE)