U-Tad Centro Universitario de Tecnología y Arte Digital

Introduction

U-tad came about in order to supply qualified professionals to the industry's need for digital and technological transformation in the business world. An ever-changing environment that needs to introduce new professional profiles that can lead, develop and implement new strategies in the business world.

Mission

Innovate in education and evolve in parallel to market demand while the Digital Economy grows, promoting the communication and investigation cognitive skills needed to train a successful professional through Undegraduate, Graduate and Higher Vocational Training, Workforce-insertion and company & institutional courses.

Vision

As an educational institution, it has a double function: on the one hand, social, geared towards creating and divulging knowledge, and preparing quality professionals, capable of stimulating and being useful to society; on the other hand, developing and promoting the Digital Economy through generic and transversal promotion of digital content, services and companies within the digital world we’re all a part of.

Vanguard Technology

The U-tad classrooms are equipped with the latest technology that companies use day-in day-out to carry out their activities. This means that students get to learn how to develop their projects just like they would in a real-world, in-company scenario.

Plus, the U-tad’s technology is based on cloud computing, which allows students to access all the information they need, because it is permanently stored on the powerful servers. That way they always have access, anywhere and anytime, to the latest version of applications, software and technological tools they need to carry out their daily activities and lessons.

This school offers programs in:
  • Spanish

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Programs

This school also offers:

Master

Master’s Degree in 3D Character Animation

Campus Full time 600 hours September 2018 Spain Madrid

The Master's Degree in 3D Character Animation specializes students in the art of Acting, learning to transform animations into real character actors. The program also provides all the artistic and technical knowledge needed for being part of an animation studio's team. [+]

Master’s Degree in 3D Character Animation

The Master's Degree in 3D Character Animation specializes students in the art of Acting, learning to transform animations into real character actors. The program also provides all the artistic and technical knowledge needed for being part of an animation studio's team.

This Graduate program is focused on training animators from a multidisciplinary perspective, preparing them to join all kinds of productions: feature-length films, publicity, TV series, and a long etcetera.

Ilion Animation Talent Scholarships

Students on the program will carry out 150 hours practical work at Ilion Animation Studios, working directly on a new international Hollywood production that will premiere in 2016. Plus, they’ll be able to compete for 8 scholarships of between 50% and 40% for the Master’s Degree.... [-]


Master’s Degree in Art & Visual Design for Videogames

Campus Full time 600 hours September 2018 Spain Madrid

The U-tad's Master's Degree in Art & Visual Design for Videogames provides students with all the knowledge they need to dive into the professional sector as video game artists, to be responsible for the creation, art and visual design of video games. [+]

Master’s Degree in Art & Visual Design for Videogames

The U-tad's Master's Degree in Art & Visual Design for Videogames provides students with all the knowledge they need to dive into the professional sector as video game artists, to be responsible for the creation, art and visual design of video games.

Students will carry out and present an End of Master’s Degree Project that will go through the whole process necessary for creating diverse visual materials, using all the Learning Outcomes they have acquired throughout the Master’s Degree program and subject to simulated conditions, such as budget, timing, and resources. This End Project will be carried out together with other students from other videogame-related Master’s Degrees at the U-tad: Master’s Degree in Game Design & Master’s Degree in Videogame Programming.... [-]


Master’s Degree in Game Design

Campus Full time 600 hours September 2018 Spain Madrid

The Master's Degree in Game Design at the U-tad specializes students in designing video games, preparing them to steer their career towards any of the so-called "interactive entertainment" disciplines. [+]

Master’s Degree in Game Design

The Master's Degree in Game Design at the U-tad specializes students in designing video games, preparing them to steer their career towards any of the so-called "interactive entertainment" disciplines.

The content of this Master’s Degree builds on the foundations of video game design, their practical applications and human and material resource management, just like the entertainment industry requires. Plus, students on the U-tad’s Master’s Degree in Game Design will learn to apply the concept of Gamification in digital environments and contexts other than video games, understanding problem mechanics, and solutions.

The Master’s final Project will be carried out together with other students from other videogame-related Master’s Degrees at the U-tad: Master´s Degree in Art & Visual Design for Videogames and the Master’s Degree in Videogame Programming. This joint project allows for a full-scale project to be developed, drawing on the different roles and processes found in real-world industry, resulting in a fully viable video game being created, designed and programmed.... [-]


Master’s Degree in Videogame Programming

Campus Full time 600 hours September 2018 Spain Madrid

The U-tad's Master's Degree in Videogame Programming covers all essential knowledge needed for programming video games, providing students with all they need to know to dive into this exciting professional world. [+]

Master’s Degree in Videogame Programming

The U-tad's Master's Degree in Videogame Programming covers all essential knowledge needed for programming video games, providing students with all they need to know to dive into this exciting professional world.

Through this program, students will learn to work with 3D objects and environments, created game entities with behaviors and movement of varying complexity and capture and manage entry data from a player through the wide range of available devices.

On finishing the program, students will carry out an End of Master’s Degree Project, where they will go through the whole process of creating, designing and programming a real video game where they will have to prove all the knowledge acquired during the program. This End Project will be carried out together with other students from the Master’s Degree in Game Design and Master’s Degree in Art & Visual Design for Videogames.... [-]


Master’s Degree in Visual Effects Creation for Cinema, Television and Publicity (VFX)

Campus Full time 600 hours September 2018 Spain Madrid

The U-tad's Master's Degree in Visual Effects Creation for Cinema, Television, and Publicity (VFX) unifies the theoretical and practical knowledge needed for students to specialize in creating and integrating next-generation visual effects into audiovisual projects for the film, television and publicity industry in one program. [+]

Master’s Degree in Visual Effects Creation for Cinema, Television, and Publicity (VFX)

The U-tad's Master's Degree in Visual Effects Creation for Cinema, Television, and Publicity (VFX) unifies the theoretical and practical knowledge needed for students to specialize in creating and integrating next-generation visual effects into audiovisual projects for the film, television and publicity industry in one program.

During this Master’s Degree, students will learn the theoretical pillars that rule audiovisual language and use the latest technology in real-world projects. They will also broach the human and material resource management skills associated with estimates.

The Master’s Degree concludes with a Final Project, that will be to create a professional quality short film as part of the student’s demo reel, a key element for finding a job on graduation.... [-]