Undergraduate Open Days

Undergraduate Open Days

Presenter(s): Escape Studios

Book your place at our September Open Day 

What to expect

  • You'll hear from alumni who now work at the likes of Industrial Ligth & 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.
    Why not read about our tutors who will be at the September event below?


Clearing Open Day

Join our live and online Clearing Open Day to gain an insight into what it would be like to study with us this September
Date: Wednesday 11th August
Time: 2pm
Location: Online


Is September too long to wait?

If you can't wait until September, you can sign up to our On-demand Open Day to learn more about Escape Studios and access content whenever suits you. 

You can also join our Taster Day - to try before you buy. 


Meet your tutors at our September Open Day

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 King, Robots, The Road to El Dorado, Who Framed Roger Rabbit and The Iron Giant
- Alex also has his own awesome animation blog

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

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

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.
Image of the 3 logo certifications; Houdini, Rookies and ATC

Book your place 

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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