Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya · BarcelonaTech

Bachelor's degree in Design, Animation and Digital Art

Image Processing and Multimedia Technology Centre (CITM)

The objective of the bachelor's degree in Design, Animation and Digital Art is to provide students with contemporary and specialised training in the framework of digital creativity. The student will be able to design and develop products, content and digital services based on design, animation, audiovisual production and digital art, and featuring a high degree of innovation and creativity. This overall objective requires a robust training in creative abilities and knowledge and command of new technologies and digital tools in the world of image, art and animation.

During your studies you will also learn to foster critical reflection on digital technologies, and learn about their advantages and context of application, as well as their social and ethical implications. You will also have the opportunity to participate in projects and creation laboratories, where you will be working with leading companies in the digital industry. This all takes place while you are participating in both individual projects and in multidisciplinary teams oriented towards the professional market of design, animation and digital art, enabling you to adapt to a technological world in constant transformation, and to understand today's digital industry and prevailing business models.


4 years
Study load
240 ECTS credits (including the bachelor's thesis). One credit is equivalent to a study load of 25-30 hours.
Language of instruction

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Information on language use in the classroom and students’ language rights.

Fees and grants
€6360 (academic year) Consult the public fees system based on income (grants and payment options).
Image Processing and Multimedia Technology Centre (CITM)
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All documents issued in non-EU countries must be legalised and bear the corresponding apostille.

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Professional opportunities
  • 2D and 3D animation artist.
  • Audiovisual content producer.
  • Visual effects producer.
  • Art, photography and digital lighting director/specialist.
  • Graphic designer.
  • Character developer.
  • Specialist in CGI and image processing.
  • Graphic digitisation specialist.
  • Advertising copywriter.
  • User experience designer.
  • Interactive application designer.
  • Specialist in digital gamification.
  • Designer and manager of audiovisual content for marketing and communication.

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