The New Zealand education system is designed to encourage critical thinking and produce graduates who can adapt to new situations.

Students who combine their passion for creativity and technology and study in Auckland are well-placed for a successful career.


Media Design School is the first tertiary provider in New Zealand to offer a qualification with a dedicated stream focusing on two of the world’s biggest emerging technologies: virtual reality and augmented reality.

Media Design School’s award-winning 3D Animation & Visual Effects programme will take you on an immersive journey; teaching you the basics of modelling, rendering, lighting, and technical direction that will culminate with you being a part of an amazing, industry-level short film in your final year.

Whether you dream of becoming an animator, texture artist, visual effects artist or technical or, the Diploma in Advanced 3D Graphics direct at Yoobee School of Design will teach you how to use your craft to shape the frontiers of our digital world.

Student visas

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