SAE INSTITUTE was founded in 1976 and has since grown to become the world’s largest, industry-focussed creative media educator with more than 50 campuses in 28 countries. SAE’s curriculum has been carefully crafted in consultation with leading industry practitioners to meet the requirements of the global creative media industries.

SAE Institute offers a comprehensive course portfolio in creative media fields (audio, film, animation, games development, music business and web) with a strong tradition of practical application and industry recognition. A Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Science degree can be achieved in as little as two years.

Two Masters programmes (MA/MSc) are available. Bachelor's and Master's programmes are offered in conjunction with the renowned Middlesex University in London. SAE Institute has a network across five continents with campuses in world centres of creative media industries including London, Berlin, Munich, Paris, Barcelona, New York, Los Angeles and more.

The SAE Alumni Association is the network for SAE Institute’s graduates and students aiming to provide them with an alumni experience after with their world-class education and offering a varied programme of resources, events and communications to offer an active job placement program, keep them in touch with each other and involved with SAE Institute.

The SAE Alumni Convention is a free networking event traditionally held in Berlin for anyone with an interest in creative media development and technology. The annual event brings together like minds sharing the knowledge you need to know about the creative media and entertainment industry. The convention offers you rich opportunities for definitive research, stimulating education and business development – it’s the perfect forum for network and exchange ideas.

The SAE Magazine is the magazine of SAE Institute and SAE Alumni Association. The publication originally launched in print but moved to being published online in 2014.

Two Masters programmes (MA/MSc) are available. Bachelor's and Master's programmes are offered in conjunction with the renowned Middlesex University in London. (one Master Programme with Middlesex and one with famous Folkwang Universität der Künste.

ABOUT THE CAMPUS

The Berlin campus offers creative, passionate students access to industry standard facilities and a teaching staff with outstanding subject knowledge and a passion to enable each student to reach their potential.

  • Well equipped recording studios, film suites and numerous workstations in a 2.000m2 space
  • All courses and programmes at the SAE Institute in Berlin are taught in English as well as German
  • A strong network with the dynamic creative industry in the German capital
  • Additional guest lectures and seminars with renowned industry leaders
Programs taught in:
English

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SAE Institute Berlin

Whether you want to work in music production, post production for film or TV, live sound, radio broadcasting, sound design, game sound or in one of the many different are ... [+]

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Whether you want to work in music production, post production for film or TV, live sound, radio broadcasting, sound design, game sound or in one of the many different areas of the audio industry, the BA/BSc (Hons) Audio Production* Bachelor Degree gives you the knowledge and practical skills required for a successful career.

The study programme consists of two courses, the well known and industry recognised SAE Audio Engineering Diploma and the Bachelor level that provides you with additional skill sets and understanding of the creative industries, project management, intellectual property and specialised audio technique, leading to an internationally recognised BA/BSc (Hons) Audio Production* degree, validated by Middlesex University, London.... [-]

Germany Berlin
September 2019
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SAE Institute Berlin

If you are passionate about movies and looking to start a career in the film industry then look no further. In this programme, you will develop the essential skills and k ... [+]

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If you are passionate about movies and looking to start a career in the film industry, then look no further. In this programme, you will develop the essential skills and knowledge utilised in film production working across a range of independent and collaborative projects.

Combining the technical with the artistic you will graduate with a strong portfolio and the confidence to forge your own path to your dream job.

The study programme consists of two courses, the well known and industry recognised SAE Digital Film Production Diploma and a progressions course that provides you with additional skill sets and understanding of the creative industries, project management, intellectual property and specialised filmmaking technique, leading to an internationally recognised BA/BSc (Hons) Digital Film Production* degree, validated by Middlesex University, London.... [-]

Germany Berlin
September 2019
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SAE Institute Berlin

From anatomy studies for precise character modeling, to intricate textures, environments and integration with game engines, the programme develops your skills using indus ... [+]

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From anatomy studies for precise character modeling, to intricate textures, environments and integration with game engines, the programme develops your skills using industry standard technologies and production methods to create 3D Art for games.

Combining the technical with the artistic you will graduate with a strong portfolio and the confidence to forge your path to your dream job in the games industry.

The study programme consists of two courses, the SAE Game Art & 3D Animation Diploma and the Bachelor level course that provides you with additional skill sets and understanding of the creative industries, project management, intellectual property and specialised game development technique, leading to an internationally recognised BA/BSc (Hons) Game Art Animation* degree, validated by Middlesex University, London.... [-]

Germany Berlin
September 2019
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SAE Institute Berlin

From the fundamentals to advanced modules that cover game programming in detail, graduates of this study programme emerge with highly marketable skills, which power one o ... [+]

Overview

From the fundamentals to advanced modules that cover game programming in detail, graduates of this study programme emerge with highly marketable skills, which power one of the largest sectors of the creative media industries.

Our emphasis on hands-on training, allows you to work on various projects throughout your studies to learn the essential tools and techniques for games development. You are supported by tutors to guide your experimentation and creative output to ensure you develop skills that prepare you for success.

The study programme consists of two courses, the SAE Games Programming Diploma and the Bachelor level that provides you with additional skill sets and understanding of the creative industries, project management, intellectual property and specialised audio technique, leading to an internationally recognised BSc (Hons) Games Programming* degree, validated by Middlesex University, London.... [-]

Germany Berlin
September 2019
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SAE Institute Berlin

With a focus on entrepreneurship, this programme has been developed to encompass innovative business models for a digital age and provide you with the knowledge and skill ... [+]

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With a focus on entrepreneurship, this programme has been developed to encompass innovative business models for a digital age and provide you with the knowledge and skills in key aspects of the business of music, where the mantra ‘change equals opportunity’ holds true.

The course covers core aspects of the music industry ranging from cultural and historical perspectives, analysis and forecasting, legal frameworks and revenue streams to planning, budgeting, marketing and honing digital media skills across a wide variety of industry scenarios such as artist management, publishing, e-music and live event management.

The study programme consists of two courses, the well known and industry recognised SAE Music Business Diploma and the Bachelor level that provides you with additional skill sets and understanding of the creative industries, project management, intellectual property and specialised audio technique, leading to an internationally recognised BA/BSc (Hons) Music Business* degree, validated by Middlesex University, London.... [-]

Germany Berlin
September 2019
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24 - 42 months
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SAE Institute Berlin

As a graduate of our professional educational paths in the department of Visual FX & 3D Animation you are expected a career in compositing, 3D Animation, rendering or ... [+]

OVERVIEW

As a graduate of our professional educational paths in the department of Visual FX & 3D Animation you are expected a career in compositing, 3D Animation, rendering or concept art.

Combining the technical with the artistic you will graduate with a strong portfolio and the confidence to forge your own path to your dream job in the games industry.

The study programme consists of two courses, the SAE Visual FX & 3D Animation Diploma and the Bachelor level course that provides you with additional skill sets and understanding of the creative industries, project management, intellectual property and specialised game development technique, leading to an internationally recognised BA/BSc (Hons) Visual FX & 3D Animation* degree, validated by Middlesex University, London.... [-]

Germany Berlin
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
24 - 42 months
Campus
Read more in English
SAE Institute Berlin
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