Tell your story through animation!

Do you love animated movies? Enjoy telling stories of your own? Then our Diploma in Animation can prepare you to become a skilled animation artist, able to create your own 2D and 3D animations from concept to final movie.

Learn how to translate a story visually onto a storyboard, explore various character designs and environments and animate them in a variety of styles. We provide a creative learning environment where you can try your hand at the latest computer graphics and animation tools. SIDM pioneered the first animation course in Singapore in 1996, so you will be sure to get the best training available.

Plus, get mentored by experienced lecturers and award-winning practitioners from well-known companies like Disney, Lucasfilm Animation, Industrial Light & Magic, Blizzard Entertainment and Toon City Animation. Your skills will be greatly sought-after by local and overseas media production companies!

This diploma is for you if …

You are passionate about animation and are eager to work as artists, illustrators or art directors in the digital media industry.

What You'll Study

  • Career Prospects

    Look forward to exciting careers as a: 

    • Character animator (2D/3D)      
    • Creative director 
    • Art director 
    • Visual development artist 
    • Background artist 
    • Layout artist 
    • Storyboard artist
    • Comic artist
    • Illustrator
    • 3D artist (modelling, lighting, texturing, rigging) 
    • 3D generalist
    • Compositor
    • Editor
    • Digital matte painter
    • Animation producer
  • Further Studies

    NYP’s Diploma in Animation opens doors for you to further your education at reputable universities here in Singapore or in Australia, the UK and the US.