Bachelor of Creative Arts (Hons) 3D Animation Design

UCSI University

Cheras, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Quick Facts


3 years


Full-time, On-campus


Jan, May, Jul, Sep

Tuition Fees


Course Highlights

  • Trained to think, produce and speak the language of 3D animation
  • 3D Animation Lab which contains high-specification computers for 3D animation and multimedia
  • Numerous award-winning professors, with 5 professors ranked in Stanford's World's Top 2% Scientists
  • Ranked #265 in the world and top 1% globally in the QS World University Rankings 2025

Course Structure

  • Art History
  • Life Drawing
  • Graphic and Image Editing
  • Modeling
  • Visual Communication
  • University Life (MPU-U2)
  • Drawing for Animation
  • Basic Photography
  • Traditional Animation
  • Introduction to Public Speaking
  • Studio-Based Learning
  • Extra-curricular Learning Experience 1 (MPU-U4)
  • Design and layout
  • Animation Studies
  • Advanced Modeling
  • Animation
  • Rendering
  • Proposal Writing
  • Post Production
  • Character Animation
  • Religions in Malaysia (MPU-U3)
  • Practical Training
  • Extra Curricular Learning Experiences 2 (MPU-U4)

Elective (Choose One):

  • Design for Motion Graphics
  • Digital Animation Production
  • Film Studies
  • Video Production 1
  • Compositing and Visual Effects
  • Animation Project 1
  • Research Project
  • Portfolio
  • Animation Project 2
  • Extra-curricular Learning Experiences 3* (MPU-U4)
  • Industry Placement

Elective (Choose One):

  • Dynamics and Effects
  • Screen Production
  • Film Directing

Entry Requirements

  • STPM/A Level: Grade C (GP2.00) in any TWO (2) subjects
  • UEC: FIVE credits
  • National Matriculation: A minimum CGPA of 2.0
  • International Baccalaureate (IB): A minimum score of 26/42 credits from SIX subjects
  • Portfolio Assessment: N/A
  • Other qualifications deemed equivalent to STPM/A Level by Malaysian Qualifications Agency: Minimum average score of 60%
  • UCSI Foundation: A minimum CGPA of 2.0
  • Diploma: A minimum CGPA of 2.0
  • Advanced Diploma (Level 5, MQF): A minimum CGPA of 2.0
  • Sijil Tinggi Agama Malaysia (STAM): Minimum grade Jayyid
  • Diploma Kemahiran Malaysia (DKM)/Diploma Vokasional Malaysia (DVM): Subjected to HEP Senate/Academic Board's approval
  • Diploma Lanjutan Kemahiran Malaysia (DLKM): Subjected to HEP Senate/Academic Board's approval
  • Other equivalent qualifications recognised by the Malaysian government: Case-by-case basis
  • MUET: Band 3
  • SPM English Language: Grade B+
  • SPM English Language 1119/O Level/IGCSE: Grade C
  • UEC English Language: Grade A2

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