Why study BSc (Hons) Virtual & 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.
For September 2022 entry: We are currently developing a Foundation Year option for UK students who do not meet the entry requirements for the degree course. This additional year of study will give you a grounding in the skills required for this course, building your confidence, knowledge and skills for further study. After successful completion of the Foundation Year, you will progress to the full degree. This page will be updated with more information in October 2021. Please register your interest and we will email you when the foundation year option is open for applications
Study at the National Centre for Computer Animation
The NCCA is one of the most established and highly regarded centres for computer graphics and animation education and research. As one of very few research-intensive animation centres in the UK, our expertise not only ensures our courses remain at the forefront of education, but also helps to define new industry practices.
The NCCA is ranked as the UK’s top animation school, second in Europe and third internationally (Animation Career Review, 2021).
Next start date:
Bournemouth University, Talbot Campus
3 years with an optional 4 - 8 week placement (or 4 years with a 30-week placement) full-time
All subjects considered
For September 2022 entry: 112 - 128 tariff points including a minimum of 2 A levels or equivalent. BTEC Extended Diploma: DMM. For more information check out our full entry requirements.
International entry requirements:
For September 2022 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.