Motion Creative(1-year)

Full-time Program, 45 weeks. Advance your career by bringing your designs to life.

Upcoming courses

Stockholm, Aug. 2018
Apply by Apr 05, 2018
Aug 2018 - Jun 2019

Program Cost The program fee is 152,000 SEK. Swedish and Nordic residents can study this program free of charge. The program is approved by CSN.

Applications International and fee paying applicants: Applications are open, apply now!

Swedish and Nordics applicants: Applications are now open, apply before April 5th.

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Become a 21st Century Visual Storyteller

The 1-year Motion Creative program has a strong focus on Digital Storytelling responding to the rising demand for motion graphics across industries. Bring your designs to life by advancing your skills in animation, conceptualization, and ideation.

Explore New Industries
The program fuses elements of classical animation with modern technologies to help you launch your career not just in the Motion Industry, but also in other motion graphics demanding fields such as marketing and advertising.

Expand Your Design Skills
Complement and expand your design skills with an array of knowledge and practice around motion design. Work with different visual expression tools to create graphics for software, film, video and mobile platforms.

Innovative and Relevant
All course content is designed to meet the needs of today’s industries and is delivered by professionals at the forefront of their fields. Real project briefs set by real clients form the core of the program’s modules.

What you’ll learn

The 45-week Motion Creative program covers the skills and knowledge you need to advance your design career into the field of motion graphics.

We recommend previous design experience to succeed in this program. The program consists of 30 weeks of full-time studies in our Stockholm school and a 15-week internship at an organization of your choice.

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Learn to work the motion design funnel
A creative is only as good as her pitch. Learn to take your ideas to the next level by making them easily accessible for others. Learn skills such as how to find a relevant target group, how to justify motion designs for clients, how to effectively project manage your designs and how to optimize the motion production process.

Work across industries
The demand for motion graphics is constantly rising. Work across industries and don't limit where your work could take you. Work in exciting roles such as Concept Creator, Motion Designer, Art Director, Video Editor and many more.

Fact-based storytelling
Learn how to tell the right stories. Use ideation to create solid creative concepts, and learn to develop them further. Immerse yourself into industry trends to create compelling stories that meet your client's needs today and tomorrow.

Your motion toolbox
Learn to work with diverse tools and software such as AfterEffects, Photoshop, Cinema4D, Resolume, Houdini and Unity.


At Hyper Island, you will be a part of a collaborative and high-energy learning environment that mirrors the modern workplace dynamics. Surrounded by a diverse set of talent and industry experts from all over the world, you will get a chance to create solutions based on real problems of real clients.


This program bridges the technological side of data analytics with the communicative skills of design, storytelling, and business strategy. When you graduate you will be prepared for a career that has endless possibilities, be it as a Digital Strategist, Digital Marketer, Data or Web Analyst, Content Strategist or Entrepreneur.


Hyper Island alumni and collaborators can be found in every corner of the world. Join our global network of Change Makers and Radical Thinkers.

My strongest impression of the Motion Creative program is the effective team building, the variation of people, and the emphasis put on personal growth.

Sara Dehlin

Current Student Motion Creative (1-year)

A word from our students

The motion creative course strikes me as a great opportunity for personal exploration while strongly focused on human relations and team development.

Juan Ricardo Hernandez

Motion Creative (1 year) Student

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  • What are the program requirements?

    Applicants need to have a minimum of one year (full time) work experience in a related field, as well as have obtained a high school diploma (“Gymnasieexamen”) or foreign equivalent.

  • What does the program cost and do you offer any payment plans?

    The program fee is 152,000 SEK. Swedish and Nordic residents can study this program free of charge. The program is approved by CSN.

  • What is the application deadline?

    For Nordic applicants: The application deadline for the program starting in August 2018 is April 5th. For International applicants, the application process is ongoing throughout.

  • What is the Application Task?

    The Application Task is mandatory for all Nordic applicants. It is a creative brief that challenges you to create a service, product or idea to solve a specific problem. The task is updated each year and you can find it here.

  • Do I need an IELTS English test?

    If you are an applicant from a non-english speaking country outside of the EU, you will need to submit an IELTS score over 6.5. Read more here:

  • What qualification will I gain from this program?

    The program is accredited by Myndigheten för Yrkeshögskola (Swedish National Agency for Higher Vocational Education) and graduates from the program will receive a diploma in Higher Vocational Education. International students graduating from the program will receive a non-accredited diploma of successful completion from Hyper Island.