Why Study at AIE

AIE is a world leader in specialist games and visual effects education.

Our teachers are highly qualified industry veterans who’ve made their names creating the games you’ve played and the movies and visual effects you’ve watched.

Our graduates are immediately employable, with relevant, cutting-edge industry skills. No wonder industry giants like Animal Logic, Weta Digital, Epic Games, Bioware, Wargaming and Rockstar look for AIE qualifications when they’re recruiting.

Through our connections with game development and 3D animation studios, you’ll have real opportunities to get into the games and film industries.

Let our industry success build your industry success.

What’s unique about AIE?

  • Our students develop strong hands-on skills and learn in simulated studio environments so they are industry ready.
  • Our courses are highly specialised in games, VFX and animation because our teachers come from industry.
  • Our graduates have worked on the top games and films world-wide because we help them create great work that showcases their talent.
  • Our Diploma, Advanced Diploma and Certificate courses are nationally accredited and we are a Registered Training Organisation.
  • Our profits are re-invested in our students and industry growth initiatives because we are not-for-profit.
  • We were one of the first educators world-wide to create and deliver game development qualifications.
  • We've been around since 1996!
  • Our leading educational practices have led to us winning the Australian Small Training Provider of the Year - twice!