Situated in Cape Town and Johannesburg, The Animation School offers a three-year full time Animation Diploma. Since its launch in 2000, the school has established itself as the leading specialist animation training institution in South Africa. Its students consistently win top honors at various award ceremonies and its graduates have been employed by leading studios.Read more
Applications for 2019 Open March 2018
Top Award Winners
Students and graduates of the The Animation School have won numerous prestigious local and international awards validating the quality of animation training offered by the school. Our numerous accolades include Vuka Awards, NTVA Stone Awards, Gold World Medals at The New York Festivals 2011 and an Emmy.Read more
Why The Animation School
Learn Digital Drawing
DIGITAL CANVAS ACADEMY offers classes for scholars from Grade 8 and any avid artist inspired to start a journey in Digital Art. Classes for scholars are held during school holidays. The Digital Canvas Academy prepares scholars with digital drawing skills, with the aim to best prepare candidates going into the field of digital animation. Please click below to learn more about applying.