Admission & Economy
The 3D Digital Artist education is one of the best educations in Europe for gaming, animation and visual effects. As a student you will be taught by high-quality instructors and you get to attend classes with international guest speakers.
If you would like to apply, you will find information about the application process and the requirements below. The education costs a monthly fee of 8.500 DKK which most of our students pay with the SU and the SU-supplement that is available for our students as we are a private education.
You are welcome to book a non-committal meeting if you would like to discuss your possibilities of becoming a student at Truemax or simply to have your portfolio judged prior to
submitting the application.
In order to apply for the education program, the applicants are requested to submit the application form via the link below. The applicant must attach a motivational letter, and possibly a link to an online portfolio. If the application is accepted, the applicant will be invited to a personal meeting with the teachers, where it will also be possible to get a tour of the school and ask questions.
We currently welcome applications for start in August 2019 and admission meetings are held ad hoc.
Admission to the 3D Digital Artist education requires that the applicant has completed a youth education, HTX, HF, Technical School or the equivalent. ‘The students are also required to possess a basic knowledge of either 3D/ CGI/ Animation/ Computer games/ Digital image processing techniques/ Programming. If you need to improve or learn 3D skills, you can enroll on the 3D Fundamentals Online Course where you will be introduced to basic 3D computer graphics. Applicants are also recommended to have good collaborative skills, experience with group-work as well as understand and speak English (High School: B-level). Applicants also need to write a motivated application.
Applicants with relevant material and prior experience can submit a portfolio / showreel along with their application. The portfolio must represent the applicant’s artistic and technical skills in 3D as well as in 2D. The portfolio must be no longer than five minutes long, and it should only contain the applicant’s best work. It should include animated pieces, turntables showing best-practice models, stills and pieces of conceptual art. The submitted material will be evaluated according to the style, humor and technical skills shown in the material. The portfolio can be submitted for example by providing a link to the applicant’s website, YouTube or Vimeo, or by using FTP. Remember to add contact information to the portfolio.
If the applicant does not have any prior experience or material to present in the application, the motivational letter must focus on dedication, determination and themes of interest.
The Danish Ministry of Higher Education and Science has approved our 3½ year 3D Digital Artist education, which means that the students can apply for SU (state funded student grant).
SU Income rates
Our students typically pay the tuition fee with SU and the SU-supplement which is available to our students as we are a private education. Read more about the SU-supplement here.
Besides SU and SU-supplement, the students can apply for a SU-loan of 3.194 DKK per month.
- SU rate for students not living with their parents: 6.243 DKK per month
- SU rate for students living with their parents: 934 – 2.593 DKK per month (depending on family income)
- SU-supplement of up to: 2.437 DKK per month (as Trumax is a private education)
- SU-loan: 3.194 DKK per month.
- Max SU income per month: 13.542 DKK for students not living with their parents
SU rates presented are from 2020.
The tuition fee is 8.500 DKK per month for a total of 41 months.
The students are required to pay a registration fee of 5.000 DKK prior to the first term. The 5.000 DKK will be subtracted from the payment of the 1st rate.
These prices are from April 2018. We reserve the right to change prices and correct errors.
A yearly price increase of up until 3% is to be expected.
Bank details: Arbejdernes Landsbank Reg. No. 5321 Account No. 256498
SWIFT ALBADKKK IBAN: DK7653210000256498
Book a non-committal meeting about your possibilities of becoming a student at Truemax
Do you wish to discuss the possibility of becoming a 3D Digital Artist at Truemax, or simply to have your portfolio judged prior to submitting the application?
We offer all interested and potential students a free and noncommittal meeting with an advisor at Truemax. At the meeting, you can present yourself, your skills and your desires, and you will have the possibility of discussing your portfolio. Along with the instructors, we will find out whether or not you are ready to apply – or if there are other possibilities for you to enhance your skills within our field. The meeting is also an opportunity for you to see our school and sense the atmosphere.
We have meetings on a regular basis, so we can surely find a suitable time for you as well. The meeting has a duration of approximately 30 minutes. If you are not able to travel to Copenhagen, we can also have the meeting on Skype. If you have any questions – or if you are ready to book a meeting right away – feel free to contact us: +45 70 27 77 87 or by mail.
For those of you who have already applied: If your application is approved, you will receive an automatic invitation for an evaluation meeting with our instructors as a part of the application process.
Have a personal meeting with one of our teachers and learn more about our classes
Join us for an info evening where all details about the academy will be revealed
Go directly to the subscripion form and apply online