Course Duration

Full-time 10 months
Part-time 14 months


Advanced Diploma

Awarded By

Programme Overview

The International Advanced Diploma in Gaming and Animation Technology equips students with knowledge in the areas of 3D modeling, as well as animation and gaming involving computers or mobile devices. Upon completion, this programme prepares students for a professional career in the film, multimedia, gaming and computer graphics, advertising and marketing industries.
The curriculum has been developed to meet the professional and academic needs of graduates in order for them to effectively design and develop 2D and 3D animation films and computer games.

Delivery Model
Combination of lectures, tutorials and workshops in a classroom environment at Informatics Academy campus. Lessons are typically in blocks of 3-hour sessions. The following is the lecturer-student ratio:
a) For theory- 1:40
b) For practical- 1:32

January, May, September

January, May, September

Course Fee
Full-Time S$ 5,992.00 S$ 9,202.00
Part-Time S$ 5,992.00 NA
(Fee Protection Scheme)
S$ 41.94 S$ 60.20
Non-Refundable Application Fees
S$ 107 S$ 321
Student Pass Processing and Administrative Fees
NIL S$ 321

All fees stated above are indicative and inclusive of 7% GST. Refer to the personalized PEI-Student Contract for detailed fee payment schedule.

Normal Entry

Minimum Age: 19
Academic Qualifications: International Diploma in Gaming and Animation Technology from Informatics OR PEI qualification that articulates into year two of University Degree programme OR Polytechnic Diploma in IT or computing related fields with exemptions for direct entry to Advanced Diploma programme
English Language: Certificate in Proficiency in English from Informatics OR GCE ‘O’ Level – C6 OR IELTS 6.0 and equivalent for TOEFL (PBT) or TOEFL (iBT).

Alternative Entry

Mature candidates (30 years old and above) with 8 years relevant working experience may be considered for mature entry on a case-by-case basis.

Students will be assessed through a combination of coursework and project. Coursework may be in the form of class tests and assignments. Assessment methods may vary according to individual module requirements.

assessment structure test assignment project exam
3D models and animation NA NA 100% NA
advanced animation techniques NA NA 100% NA
advanced game programming NA NA 100% NA
artificial intelligence and game development NA NA 100% NA
creating games for handheld devices NA NA 100% NA
games architecture and design 50% 50% NA NA
online game development NA NA 100% NA
project NA NA 100% NA
Upon successful completion of all modules, students will be eligible for the International Advanced Diploma in Gaming and Animation Technology awarded by Informatics Academy.
Upon successful completion of the International Advanced Diploma in Gaming and Animation Technology awarded by Informatics Academy, the student is eligible to apply for a Bachelor Degree programme in Gaming and Animation discipline.