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Studies Diploma in 3D Modeling

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Diploma in 3D Modeling
2 years
In-person (Madrid)
February 2025

Become one of the great artists for film, TV and video games

Develop your creativity to the fullest to give life, color and emotion to three-dimensional figures by mastering cutting-edge techniques.

With the Diploma in 3D Modeling you will be able to create new worlds, experience the most innovative tools and collaborate on projects to develop a creative professional portfolio. You will be trained in a multidisciplinary university environment that will allow you to acquire a technical and artistic profile to stand out in an increasingly competitive sector.

Learn to sculpt even the smallest detail with sublime precision and cover your creations with textures and lights that express your own voice. Master the most used software in the sector internationally and apply the principles of design, anatomy, sculpture, texturing and rendering.

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The most innovative tools and techniques in the industry

Delve into the present of the industry and technology by learning to handle the most used software in the major international studios: Houdini, Maya, Adobe Substance, Redshift, Arnold and ZBrush, programs with which Disney, DreamWorks or Pixar imagine and develop his most avant-garde projects.

Model, texture, light and render

It responds to the high demand for experts in 3D modeling learning to create for different fields, from film animation to product design, including the development of 3D models for medicine or architecture.


One team for the rest of my life

The transversal projects in which you will participate will become transformative experiences and a unique opportunity to network.


Learn from great professionals and visionaries in the industry

Train alongside professionals from major national and international animation production companies who will show you all the keys to connecting your creations with the industry.


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Study Plan

Course 1

Expert I. 3D modeling for scenarios, vehicles and objects

Introduction to Autodesk Maya and polygon modeling
Materials and textures (Adobe Substance 3D Painter)
Sculptural modeling (ZBrush)
Lighting and shadows (Redshift, Arnold)
Rigging objects using controllers and bones
3D Animation
Image and sound editing and composition (DaVinci Resolve)
Creation of professional reel

Expert II. Advanced 3D modeling

Atmospheres and fluids (Maya)
Dynamic behaviors
Greenery Creation (Maya's SpeedTree and Mash)
Creation of fibers, grass and hair (XGen)
Management of complex elements (Bifrost)
Final project: scene modeling

Course 2

Expert III. Organic Creature and Character Modeling

Basic anatomy in ZBrush
Polygonal modeling and digital sculpture
Texturing and materials
3D printing
Introduction to creating a portfolio

Expert IV. Advanced organic modeling

advanced anatomy
Advanced digital modeling and sculpting
Texturing and materials
Lighting and rendering
Video game characters
Cartoon and stylized characters
Final project: creation of an organic modeling demo reel

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Student profile

  • Students who want to get started in the world of 3D modeling.
  • Students with interest in acquiring skills to use 3D tools for audiovisuals.


No prior knowledge is required to access the first course. A personal interview is carried out (in person or online).

Possibility of access to the second course directly if the applicant proves the required skills and knowledge.

Career Opportunities

3D modeler

Create high-quality three-dimensional models of objects, settings, characters or creatures for video games, cinema or architectural visualization.

texture artist

Create and apply textures to 3D models to give them a realistic or stylized appearance, which is crucial in the production of visual media and games.

3D illuminator

Be responsible for designing and applying lighting schemes in 3D environments that enhance the atmosphere and realism of animated scenes and video games.

Rendering specialist

Work on the final rendering process, adjusting settings to ensure the final products have the visual quality required for distribution or presentation.

Character and creature designer

Create characters and creatures from scratch for movies, animated series, video games and other digital media.

VFX artist

Use modeling and texturing skills to create stunning visual effects in films and commercials.

Environment and scenario designer

Develop detailed three-dimensional environments for entertainment and architectural visualization projects.

Technical artist

Become the person who mediates between the art and programming teams, optimizes workflows and solves technical problems in animation and video game projects.

3D art director

Supervises and directs teams of 3D artists in the development of projects, ensuring that visual aspects meet creative and technical visions.

Freelance in 3D modeling and animation

It offers freelance services for a wide range of projects, from small short films to collaborations on large productions.

3D modeling teacher

Teaches modeling, texturing, lighting and rendering techniques in educational institutions or specialized workshops.


Facilities | multimedia classrooms
multimedia classrooms
Facilities | Audience
Facilities | set Ibiza
set Ibiza
Facilities | set Oudrid
set Oudrid
Facilities | Recoletos set
Recoletos set

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Diploma in 3D Modeling. Obtain a technical as well as artistic profile with a high employability rate in a multidisciplinary university space.

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