Welcome to Visual & Special Effects - BSc, BDes & HND

Special and Visual Effects are at the heart of all major motion picture and television work. Here at the University of Bolton we use our dedicated facilities and links to industry (including award winning employers) to provide courses that can lead to careers in Special Effects (in camera work) and Visual Effects (CG and Post Production). Visit our image and video galleries to see some of our work or play our showreel below.

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  • Highly practical courses, live project briefs, work experience opportunities
  • Study in our custom designed Media and Creative workshops
  • Bolton is local to MediaCityUK, the UK's first designated digital and creative community
  • Why would you study anywhere else?