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.

Read the study program  here.

Read the student handbook  here.

Find the application form  here.


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).

For more information about SU and how to apply for SU, please follow this link.
Note that different rules apply for Danish and foreign citizens. Read more about this here.

Students from Norway can apply via www.lå
Students from Sweden can apply via
Students from Iceland can apply via

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 3.116 DKK per month.

  • SU rate for students not living with their parents: 6.090 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: 2.377 DKK per month (as Trumas is a private education)
  • SU-loan: 3.116 DKK per month.
  • Max SU income per month: 12.222 DKK for students not living with their parents

SU rates presented are from 2017.


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: Danske Bank Reg. No. 3001 Account No. 0016995487
SWIFT: DABADKKK IBAN: DK093000001699487

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.

Book a meeting

Have a personal meeting with one of our teachers and learn more about our classes

Join an info evening

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Apply for 3D Digital Artist

Go directly to the subscripion form and apply online

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