Animation & Digital Media Diploma

The Animation Digital Media course offers all you need to start your career as an animator, visual effects, motion graphics, or concept artist.

Animation and Digital Media Level 6 consists of competencies that an individual must achieve to animate. It entails creating animation script, performing hand drawing, develop animation audio, designing animation character(s), creating animation storyboard, preparing animation characters, composing scene environments, developing 2D animation, modeling 3D characters, developing 3D animation, lighting, and render 3D scenes, editing animation renders, developing motion graphics, designing digital graphics and dramatizing animation characters.

Course Duration
5 semesters in class and 1 semester on Industrial attachment
28 contact hours per term and an average of 6 units per term
Entry Requirements
An individual entering this course should have any of the following minimum requirements:

  1. Attained KCSE with a mean grade of C- (minus)


  1. Animation & digital media National Certificate Qualification Level 5


  1. Equivalent qualifications as determined by Kenya National Qualifications Authority (KNQA)

To successfully complete the course a student will be expected to undertake successfully the five semesters plus 12 weeks of supervised Internship as shown below.

Mode of study:   Full time – 5 terms
Intakes:               January, May, September
Campus:              Caxton House, CBD Nairobi
Fees:                  Ksh 137,750 (EA) & Ksh 165,300 (International) per term

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