Escape Studios climbs 2021 Animation School Rankings

Escape Studios has continued to move up in the 2021 Animation School Rankings, which is compiled by Animation Career Review and reviews nearly 200 global institutions.

Escape Studios has been ranked:

  • #3 for Animation in the UK (#4 in 2020) 
  • #9 for Animation in Europe (#10 in 2020)
  • #14 for Animation Internationally (#18 in 2020)

The Top 10 British Animation Schools and Colleges can be found here.

Alexander Williams, Head of Animation said: “We are thrilled to have moved up the UK and global rankings once again. A huge congratulations goes out to all our students and staff whose hard work continues to reap great professional-quality results.”

The rankings aim to provide aspiring animators with an indication of the best schools so they can make an informed decision on what program to pursue. Each institution put forward is ranked on the following criteria:

  • Academic reputation
  • Admission selectivity
  • Depth and breadth of the program faculty
  • Value as it relates to tuition and indebtedness
  • Graduation rate
  • Geographic location
  • Employment data

Animation at Escape Studios consists of a range of courses designed to skill students in various departments within the animation pipeline, from pre-production to post-production, including 2D Animation and 3D Animation, but also Storyboarding and Previsualisation. Students at Escape Studios also have the opportunity to be taught and assessed by industry trained professionals using the latest tools and technology.

Escape Studios has been at the forefront of teaching computer animation since 2002, supplying the industry with studio-ready talent. We offer a range of undergraduate, postgraduate and short courses in Visual Effects (VFX), Game Art, Animation, Motion Graphics and other specialist disciplines. Find out more about Escape Studios here.