VFS (Vancouver film school) | Vancouver Campus
198 W Hastings St , Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Vancouver, British Columbia
Founded 1987
Total Students: 1000+

About

Of all the film schools in all the world, why did Shanghai – one of the most powerful cities on earth – pick VFS to help rebuild their entertainment industry? If you look at the speed and efficiency of our education model, if you look at the pervasive impact VFS graduates have had across numerous industry sectors and our international alumni network, Shanghai’s choice makes perfect sense. No other school or university is structured to build an industry the way VFS can. To comprehend VFS, you might think of any major entertainment conglomerate that creates content across a range of industries. VFS functions like a major studio, with multiple production facilities that are essential for creating content for film, TV, games, animation, design, digital applications, and more. Content creation is our core learning tool. We place our education in outstanding facilities with master instructors and mentors, and we regularly update and realign curriculum to be in lockstep with the most current industry standards. This is all to help students originate, produce, and exhibit their best possible creative and technical work. From an education perspective, we are unassailable. Our one-year programs go deep and are immersive, efficient, and transformational. This is no accident. We have an inspired education department – expert at curriculum design and preparing industry specialists to be effective instructors. In this, we stand alone.

Financials

  • Description Sub Total
  • Avg Yearly Cost of Living $12,000.00
  • Avg Cost of Tuition/Year $40,269.23
  • Estimated Total/Year $52,269.23

Programs at the school

Writing for Film, Television and Games

Tuition: $28,250.00

Application Fee: $100.00

Diploma - Writing for Film, Television and Games

Jan 2022 | May 2021

Animation Concept Art

Tuition: $33,500.00

Application Fee: $100.00

Diploma - Animation Concept Art

Aug 2021 | Oct 2022

Game Design

Tuition: $49,250.00

Application Fee: $100.00

Diploma - Game Design

May 2023 | Jan 2022

3D Animation and Visual Effects

Tuition: $53,250.00

Application Fee: $100.00

Diploma - 3D Animation and Visual Effects

Jan 2023 | Oct 2022

VR/AR Design and Development

Tuition: $33,000.00

Application Fee: $100.00

Diploma - VR/AR Design and Development

Jan 2022 | Jan 2023

Foundation Visual Art and Design

Tuition: $30,500.00

Application Fee: $100.00

Diploma - Foundation Visual Art and Design

Feb 2022 | Jan 2022

Programming for Games, Web and Mobile

Tuition: $49,250.00

Application Fee: $100.00

Diploma - Programming for Games, Web and Mobile

Jan 2023 | Aug 2023

Classical Animation

Tuition: $30,500.00

Application Fee: $100.00

Diploma - Classical Animation

May 2023 | Aug 2023

Sound Design for Visual Media

Tuition: $43,250.00

Application Fee: $100.00

Diploma - Sound Design for Visual Media

Jan 2022 | Jun 2023

Digital Design

Tuition: $42,250.00

Application Fee: $100.00

Diploma - Digital Design

May 2023 | Sep 2021

Acting for Film and Television

Tuition: $30,500.00

Application Fee: $100.00

Diploma - Acting for Film and Television

Feb 2022 | Jan 2023

Film Production

Tuition: $53,250.00

Application Fee: $100.00

Diploma - Film Production

Jun 2021 | Aug 2021

Makeup Design for Film and Television

Tuition: $46,750.00

Application Fee: $100.00

Diploma - Makeup Design for Film and Television

Aug 2021 | Mar 2021