About Us

The Centre for Entertainment Arts is a new facility located in the centre of Vancouver’s creative district. Advanced programs in Animation, Visual Effects (VFX), Game Design, and Game Technology prepare you for a growing number of careers in the entertainment arts industry. Even without an art background, you can get started in the Foundation in Entertainment Arts certificate program.

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Langara Centre for Entertainment Arts in Vancouver is a creative hub that gives the students the necessary tools to pursue exciting careers in the digital entertainment industry. Here you will have the opportunity to learn from top industry professionals and showcase your talent to the world-leading Film, TV, VFX, Animation, and Video Game companies.

Leveraging the curriculum of Academy of Arts, one of the top art and design schools in the world, we offer two-year advanced diploma programs and a one-year foundation certificate. The Centre features the software, tools, and equipment used by top industry professionals, which is essential to preparing you to enter the workforce.

What sets us apart:

  • Instructors have a minimum of 5 years experience in the industry
  • Students are connected to the thriving entertainment industry in Vancouver
  • International students are eligible to apply for a post-graduation work permit (PGWP) for up to three years
  • State-of-the-art facilities in the heart of the Vancouver’s creative district

I am excited to hear that the Centre for Entertainment Arts will be leveraging Academy of Art curriculum in Vancouver. I completed my education at Academy of Art, and it launched my career. Having this excellent education provided me with all the needed knowledge to succeed in the VFX industry and end up as the Head of Animation at Digital Domain.

Jan Philip Cramer
Head of Animation at Digital Domain