08 November 2023

La Salle-URL is the best university in Spain and Top-10 in the world in 'Production Excellence - 3D Animation' according to 'The Rookies'

The prestigious ranking confirms the academic excellence of the Animation & VFX studies of La Salle-URL

La Salle-URL is the best Spanish university and the seventh in the world in 'Production Excellence - 3D Animation' according to the Rookies Global School Rankings 2023 by 'The Rookies', the most important classification system for schools and universities that teach digital entertainment studies in the sector. The results of this ranking are based on the quality of the projects submitted by more than 5,500 students from around the world, evaluated by 180 experts and professionals.

In this way, the degree in Animation & VFX from La Salle-URL is confirmed as one of the most consolidated and recognized studies in the sector throughout the world. The good results in the 'Production Excellence - 3D Animation' category recognize La Salle-URL as one of the universities and schools with the best commitment to teaching the art of 3D animation and that best foster collaborative work environments.

The Rookies Global School Rankings 2023 by 'The Rookies' is a highly consolidated ranking in the entertainment and digital creativity sector. Since 2015, it has focused on the work of students and evaluates the quality of their projects as a reflection of the knowledge and skills acquired in their studies. Hundreds of industry experts and professionals examine projects for creativity, technique, presentation and career potential.

Recently, 'The Rookies' selected the project titled The Wondrous Adventures of Captain Kit by La Salle-URL students as a finalist in the '3D Animation Film of the Year' category. The film is the work of students Kirsty Harris, Ksenija Popovic, Irene Castro, Pau Losada, María Güemes, Oriol Ruiz, Arnau Altimira, Alexander Sakhibov and Josep Ismael. The Rookie Awards each year recognize the best work of young creatives in visual effects, animation, video games, virtual reality, motion graphics and 3D visualization.