Why study BSc (Hons) Virtual and Augmented Reality at BU?
- You’ll develop a unique skillset required to pursue various roles in industries that utilise the virtual and augmented reality and immersive technology industries
- You’ll access industry standard software and hardware tools through accessing the latest commercial peripherals used in VR/AR research and production
- Make invaluable contacts before you graduate through regular industry guest speakers and BU’s BFX Festival, featuring a fantastic line-up of speakers, masterclasses, exhibitions, screenings and networking events
- You’ll have the option to complete a 30-week placement, providing you with an added focus and opportunities to make connections in industry.
Study at the National Centre for Computer Animation (NCCA)
The NCCA is one of the most established and highly regarded centres for computer graphics and animation education and research. The centre is ranked 4th in the top 25 animation schools and colleges in the world, 3rd in Europe and 1st in the UK (Animation Career Review, 2020).
As one of very few research-intensive animation centres in the UK, our expertise not only ensure our courses remain at the forefront of education but also help to define new industry practices.
Next start date:
Bournemouth University, Talbot Campus
3 years (or 4 years with a 30-week placement) full-time
A Mathematics or Technology subject
For September 2021 entry: 112 - 128 tariff points including a minimum of 2 A levels or equivalent including 32 points in one required subject. BTEC Extended Diploma: DMM in one required subject. For more information check out our full entry requirements.
International entry requirements:
For September 2021 entry: If English is not your first language you'll need IELTS (Academic) 6.0 with a minimum of 5.5 in each component, or equivalent. For more information, check out our international entry requirements.