Undergraduate Open Days

Undergraduate Open Days

Presenter(s): Escape Studios

Book your place at our October Open Day 

What to expect

  • You'll hear from alumni who now work at the likes of Industrial Light & MagicDNEG and PlayStation London Studio
  • You can e-meet current students to learn what it's really like to study with us... (it's great!)
  • You can get top tips to create a standout portfolio (it's not as scary as you think!)
  • You can attend subject talks hosted by our expert tutors, to learn what course is right for you.


Can't make it?

If you're unable to make our October event, we have various alternatives which will provide an insight into studying with us: 

  • Our following Open Day is on Saturday 6th November, select the date that works best for you in the form below.
  • You can sign up to our On-demand Open Day to learn more about Pearson Business School and access content whenever suits you. 
  • Join us at a Taster Days to try before you buy. 

Meet your tutors at our October Open Day

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Alex Williams, Head of Animation


Alex has had over 25 years working in the animation industry, as well as 20 years experience working and teaching in higher education.


  • He's worked on films including: The Lion KingRobotsThe Road to El DoradoWho Framed Roger Rabbit and The Iron Giant
  • Alex also has his own awesome animation blog

Find out more about Alex

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Game Art

Christian Avigni, Game Art Tutor


Christian has been teaching new creative talent for the past 6 years.


  • Created assets for the racing game Formula Fusion
  • He's written numerous published books about the software Unreal Engine


Find out more

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Visual Effects

Mark Spevick, Head of 3D VX


Mark has over 10 years experience working in the industry and 6 years working in higher education and teaching.


  • Mark has worked on every Gilliam film from Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas to The Imaginarium of Dr Parnassus
  • He worked with the director on Zorro and Mask of Zorro
  • He supervised on the set of Casino Royale

Find out more

About Escape Studios

The creative world is home to one of the UK's fastest growing industries and the demand for talent is sky high. We want to help you, as part of the next generation of budding artists, explore your creative skillset and land a job on this future-proof path.  

  • Learn the skills you need to graduate studio-ready with one of our undergraduate degrees in AnimationGame Art and Visual Effects. You may be asking, but how?
  • We've been ranked 5th best school in the world for Visual Effects and Animation Production Excellence, according to The Rookies.  
  • We’re also Rookies Certified School, which means you'll get access to the most up-to-date and industry-relevant training. 
  • Get taught by expert tutors, as part of the only Unreal Engine Authorized Training Center in the UK.
  • Study within a Houdini Certified School and benefit from expertise in teaching industry software Houdini and get exclusive access to webinars and real-time feedback sessions.
  • Pearson College London is in the top 10% in the UK for its graduates of full-time degree programmes entering full-time employment, compared with former full-time students of other institutions.*

*Contains HESA Data: Copyright Higher Education Statistics Agency Limited 2021. The Higher Education Statistics Agency Limited cannot accept responsibility for any inferences or conclusions derived by third parties from its data.

Book your place 

Simply fill in the form below to book your place at one of our upcoming online Open Days. 
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Pearson College London is committed to providing equal opportunities. We will always make reasonable adjustments where possible to enable candidates to access our Open Days and Taster Days. If you require support at our event, please email us at hello@pearsoncollegelondon.ac.uk

On-demand Open Day

Discover Escape Studios and access content whenever suits you. This page is bursting with resources: 

- Find out more about our links with industry
- See what our current students have been working on
- Hear from our alumni 
- Virtually take a tour of our campus
- Watch videos to discover top tips for your portfolio