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Centre for Digital Entertainment

Centre for Digital Entertainment

The ESPRC-funded Centre for Digital Entertainment (CDE), at the Universities of Bath and Bournemouth, is seeking candidates of academic excellence to undertake fully-funded studentships in computer games, animation, VFX, visualisation and graphics-related industries. We offer a unique programme that places researchers directly within cutting-edge companies to work on real projects.

Our commercial partners currently include Aardman Animations, Electronic Arts, Double Negative, Disney Research, The National Trust, Ninja Theory, Natural Motion and many more.

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