Join one of the top CG animation schools

 Welcome

For 20 years, our school has combined creativity, technical mastery, and passion for animation.

With a world-renowned reputation for excellence, MoPA offers top-level training to prepare our students for careers in CG image and animation.

The numerous prizes obtained in festivals around the world attest to the artistic, cinematographic and technical expertise of our students. A MOPA qualification is the passport to employment in leading 3D/CG studios. Qualified and ready to join professional teams as soon as you graduate, the comprehensive training provided at MoPA opens up a world of international opportunities and the chance to fast-track your career.

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Entrance Exam
“Preparatory Class in Art”

Passionate about making CG-animated films, cartoons, short or feature films?Apply now to join the Preparatory Class in Art at MoPA: the school of CG animation training excellence.

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 Cursus

Prepa Year

 The Preparatory Year in Arts prepares students for the MoPA entrance exam to join Study Cycle 1.

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Study cycle 1

 The first three years’ study allow students to acquire artistic and technical fundamentals.

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Study cycle 2

 The two-year specialized study cycle gives students professional-standard skills and knowledge. Students may choose their preferred specialisation.

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The qualification

 State-certified 5-year advanced diploma “Concepteur / Réalisateur 3D” (CG animation film maker).

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 The Films

 Graduation Films

The culmination of five years of study, the graduation films are presented to a jury of industry professionals and international studio representatives.

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Awards

Selected and screened in over 200 international festivals, the student graduation films have been awarded numerous prizes.

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Our Graduates

Co-director of the film Home Sweet Home

…I spent five incredible years and gained the tools I needed to tackle the professional world and progress quickly in it…

Stéphane Paccolat

Co-director of the film Animal

…we learn all about animation of course, but most of all we learn about ourselves…

Laura Foglino

Co-director of the film À la française

…above all we discover passion. Passion for telling stories, for a job well done, and for creating images that take on meaning…

Julien Hazebroucq
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 Living in Arles

 Arles

Located in Provence, in the South of France, Arles is a city rich in history and heritage and offers MoPA students a unique setting to their studies.

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 Practical info

Open Days & Events

The school Open Days are a great opportunity to meet the teaching team and students, discover the graduation films, the learning exercises and talk with the instructors about your own personal work.
Given the current health context, at this time we have no scheduled dates. Please visit our Facebook page to stay informed about upcoming events.

How to apply at MoPA ?

MoPA Preparatory Class in Art: the entrance exam is open! Admission by entrance exam.

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Courses fees

MoPA is a privately funded school. Students of French nationality may apply for CROUS financial aid.

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