For Students
Preparing ahead
  • Thinking about joining FZD School of Design? For students, the prospect of selecting the right school can be daunting. It’s important to get the relevant information and understand the program before enrolling.

    Let’s start with some common questions, helpful links and information.

    If you have additional questions or need further assistance, please feel free to contact us anytime at contact@fzdschool.com
  • SCHOOL RELATED INFORMATION
  • DO I EVEN NEED SCHOOL?
    SHORT ANSWER, NO
    With all the information available on the internet and through books, you can find everything and essentially learn on your own.

    HOWEVER...
    Enrolling at FZD offers some great advantages:

    - Quick access to information
    - Instructors to correct your mistakes
    - Spend everyday in a learning environment
    - Ask questions and get answers instantly
    - Get support from classmates
    - Surrounded by peers with similar interests
    - Friendly competition to work hard everyday
    - Industry and Alumni networking
    - FZD’s proven educational track record

    IN ESSENCE
    We can save you a lot of time and frustration by learning efficiently.
  • 75%
    Students who enroll into our program
    with no prior industry experience
  • 86%
    FZD Graduates who are now working in
    the entertainment design industry
  • IS YOUR PROGRAM DIFFICULT?
    SHORT ANSWER, YES
    Our 1 year program is very intense and not for everyone.

    BE PREPARED FOR...

    - Long hours doing homework (18+ hours/day)
    - Practicing lessons over and over again
    - Drinking a lot of caffeine
    - Competitive environment
    - Tight deadlines and packed schedules
    - Tired and exhausted throughout the term
    - But so much personal gratification after!
  • WHAT SHOULD I PREPARE FOR?
    BEFORE YOU ENROLL
    Build up your imagination as much as possible.
    Read, draw and study the world.


    EXPAND YOUR VISUAL LIBRARY

    - Sketch, draw and paint as much as you can
    - Study and understand the world around you
    - Have an open mind
    - Be willing to research and dig for information
    - Share with others to strengthen your thoughts
    - Love everything in nature
    - Explore
  • Your portfolio will be the most important thing when job hunting. Degrees, papers and diplomas are all secondary.
  • 35Students
    Maximum size per classroom to ensure
    an efficient instructor to student ratio
  • WHAT IF I CAN’T DRAW AT ALL?
    THAT’S OUR JOB
    We are here to teach you how to draw.
    Our proven pipeline has evolved students from drawing stick-figures to rendering pro-level paintings. But you must work hard at it!
  • IS ONE YEAR REALY ENOUGH?
    SHORT ANSWER, YES
    We have built a very efficient program that can quickly ramp up your drawing and designing skills. Many of our students have secured good jobs after graduating from FZD.
  • 18Hours
    Average time FZD students spend daily
    on their assignments
  • CAN I GET A JOB AFTER FZD?
    BUILD AN EXCELLENT PORTFOLIO
    Your portfolio is everything when it comes to job hunting. The industry is growing every year with a healthy job market. Work hard, build a good portfolio, and you’ll make it.
  • FZD STUDENTS COME FROM ALL OVER THE WORLD