Montpellier’s full range of training courses for the CCIs

Interested in a career in 3D animation, gaming, or film? Or recruit a promising young professional?

In the metropolis of Montpellier, the training offer will meet your expectations, thanks to a pool of schools so renowned that the biggest studios in the world come to find their new talents. The cultural and creative industries sector is doing well. Training in one of their specialties is the guarantee of finding an exciting job.

© Dominique Quet
© Dominique Quet

 

06/04/2023
ARTFX, the reference in VFX

Ranked in 2022 by the Rookies as the world's best special effects school, ARTFX is the industry reference in visual effects and a major player in the Montpellier Métropole area’s CCI ecosystem.

11/11/2020
Animated movies and special effects

The number of animation and special effects courses available in Montpellier is one of the area's many benefits. There is a rich network of highly regarded private art school spread evenly around the territory covering a diverse range of topics and a full range of sought-after specialties.

11/11/2020
Video games

The video game sector is constantly growing with a wealth of job opportunities. In France, 75 schools provide training for these careers. Twelve of these schools are in Montpellier, making the Mediterranean city one of the key hotspots for video game training.

11/11/2020
Cinema and sound

Not only is Montpellier a major hotspot for cinema and television series, it also offers a wide range of training courses for the audiovisual industry.

10/11/2020
Montpellier’s full range of training courses for the CCIs
While 3D animation, special effects and gaming are the lifeblood of the city's training programmes, Montpellier also boasts high-quality courses for the cinema and sound industries. The reasons for this are twofold: production studios are multiplying in Montpellier and the number of films and series being shot in town is growing exponentially. Therefore, the network of schools that offer training in these disciplines is also expanding: major school openings include Cinécréatis, part of the Icônes network, which is now located in the town's creative hub, Cité Créative.
Here is an overview of Montpellier’s training courses.
While 3D animation, special effects and gaming are the lifeblood of the city's training programmes, Montpellier also boasts high-quality courses for the cinema and sound industries. The reasons for this are twofold: production studios are multiplying in Montpellier and the number of films and series being shot in town is growing exponentially. Therefore, the network of schools that offer training in these disciplines is also expanding: major school openings include Cinécréatis, part of the Icônes network, which is now located in the town's creative hub, Cité Créative.
Here is an overview of Montpellier’s training courses.
22/01/2020
ESMA, ArtFX... Montpellier animation schools are creating talent!

Hilarious pirates, crazy ducks, and other funny figures from Montpellier’s animation schools such as Esma and ArtFX are hits at the top festivals in France and abroad. They are the result of cutting-edge training programs.