updated 20/04/2011 - Presentation & Philosophy:
GOBELINS, l’École de l’Image (applied arts, print and digital media) is one of the 11 schools of the Paris Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCIP).
GOBELINS provides training in the fields of photography, animated filmmaking, motion and graphic design, interactive and digital media communication, as well as print and digital media production. The training programmes are organised on 2 sites: Noisy Le Grand and Paris.
GOBELINS has a student body of about 700 students and apprentices; it also provides adult training in the same fields as well as in video, sound and broadcast technology training.
The strengths of GOBELINS are:
- A strong relationship with companies. Professionals make their presence felt through their participation in juries, student evaluation boards as well as numerous other meetings – and are the guarantee that what we offer in terms of training corresponds to the needs of the different professional branches.
- The school also maintains constant, productive ties with representative bodies and professional institutions. The many consultants and experts sent by their companies to teach and advise on projects reinforce our strong link with the professional sector.
- Apprentices spend part of their training in companies.
- Its governing board composed of CCIP elected professional members ratifies the strategic decisions of the school.
Number of students: 700
Number of students in film/animation studies: xxx
Number of foreign students: xxx
Number of teachers: xxx
Degree category / length of studies:
Photography: 2-year course
9-month Animation artist course
3-year Animated film creator and director course
1-year Professional Bachelor’s Degree in Image and Sound Techniques and Activities, specialism in Audiovisual Production Management (animation, film and video)
Interactive and Digital Media Communication:
2-year Multimedia designer-director course
8-month course in Design and Production of Online Products
1-year Specialised Masters in Digital Media Engineering
Print and Digital Media Production:
2-year BTS in Communication and Graphic Industries
3-year Professional Baccalaureate in Graphic Production
3-year Professional Baccalaureate in Print Production
Programme objective and content:
Students graduating from GOBELINS go on to become digital retouchers, artistic retouchers, fine art printers, digital operators, iconographers, photographers.
GOBELINS prepares students for careers in creating, designing, directing and producing animated films in 2D and 3D. They are also trained to be able to work in the field of video games even though there is no specific department dedicated to video game design.
Interactive and Digital Media Communication
Students graduating from GOBELINS go on to become multimedia designers, art directors, project managers, web designers, webmasters and web developers.
In addition to this programme, GOBELINS offers continual training in management and consultancy to professionals working in sophisticated interactive digital media.
Print and Digital Media Production
GOBELINS offers training which prepares its graduates for work in pre-press and printing by allowing them to become make-up men, operators in computer-aided publishing, offset press operators, and digital printing press operators. Training is also offered in motion and graphic design.
Animated Filmmaking: written and oral tests.
Different criteria depending on the field of studies.
73, Boulevard Saint-Marcel
Tel: 01 40 79 92 79
Fax: 01 40 79 92 71