Course Details

Diploma in Games Design and Animation

Management and Science University (MSU)




  • Description

    The curriculum of the MSU diploma programme in design and animation has the specific needs of a professional game designer/developer in mind. It will equip you with the fundamentals of games art, animation, and development besides skills in story-boarding, graphic layout, digital imaging, and internet programming. You will learn the game development cycle of pitching game ideas, writing game design documents, creating concept art, developing the design technical, modeling, coding, texturing, and animating, also testing and marketing your game. Your lecturers are industry professionals, and the learning opportunities and experiences we provide you will add depth and breadth to your understanding and develop both your vocational and life skills. An internship at the end of your studies ensures that you graduate industry-ready for a career in games design and animation.

    Field of Study

    Audio-Visual & Media Production

    Duration (Years)


    Course Fees

    RM 41,310 (USD 9,914)

    MQA No.


    Degree Type

    Internal Degree

  • Intake (Month)
    February, July, September

Entry Requirements

  • Certificate
    PTPL Computer Science Certificate
    THREE (3) Credits at SPM/SPMV level and a Pass in Pendidikan Seni (Arts Education) or Lukisan Kejuruteraan (Engineering Drawing) 
  • Others
    Any other equivalent qualification recognized by MSU Senate, AND Candidates who did not take SPM-level Pendidikan Seni (Arts Education) or Lukisan Kejuruteraan (Engineering Drawing) must pass MSU’s interview/drawing test/portfolio evaluation. 
  • English Requirements
    Refer to the university

Programme Structure

  • Year 1

    Fundamentals of Game Art and Animation

    Figure Drawing

    Introduction to Game Development I

    Visual Research

  • Year 2


    Cartooning and Comic Design

    3D Modelling

    Industrial Training

  • Year 3

    Digital Video

    3D Animation


Additional Information

  • Fees
    RM 41,310 (USD 9,914)

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