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Study with the Industry Experts

AIE is Australia’s most awarded educator 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.

Life as a Filmmaker

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Learn how to use Arri Amira 4k, Black Magic 6K Pro, Sony FX-9 and Z Cam 6K cine cameras.

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Gain hands-on skills in our virtual production film studio.

About AIE

The Academy of Interactive Entertainment (AIE) is Australia's most awarded 3D animation, game design and visual FX educator. Created as a non-profit organisation to grow the creative digital sector, AIE pioneered the development of specialist game qualifications and continues to innovate through industry partnerships and dynamic teaching.

AIE courses are practical, career-focused and delivered by industry experienced teachers in a seriously fun and creatively-demanding studio environment. AIE and its graduates have won many awards over the years including twice being named the Australian Small Training Provider of the Year (2007 and more recently in 2016).



CEO, Dark Shadow Studios

I will never forget the amazing time and valuable experience AIE have given me, they really helped me shine to be more than who I thought I was, I am now a Game Designer creating fun innovating games for the future generations

Damian Lam Student and Alumni | AIE


LEAD MODELLER Scanline VFX (Oscar winning VFX studio)

AIE gave me the opportunities to learn industry relevant skills that made it possible for me to get a job in the industry. The teachers were fantastic and incredibly motivated.

Kellie Lautier | AIE Graduate Success


CHARACTER ARTIST SMG studio (indie game studio & creators of death squared)

AIE was the best choice I made when deciding my career path, the course structure and the connections I made there is what put me in the position for most of the jobs I've gotten.The teachers go above and beyond for their students!

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