Graduates from the BA (Hons) Modelmaking course are now working in an exciting range of careers – from the precision of Formula One, to the fantasy of Star Wars.
What you'll study
With an international reputation, BA (Hons) Modelmaking is a leading course in its field, enabling students to progress into the diverse world of professional makers. We’ll equip you to become an independent thinker, capable of solving problems and taking imaginative leaps in creative design.
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What students are doing
Looking to be inspired? Browse our gallery of student work and take a look at some of the projects that our current students have been working on.
Studios and Resources
As a student on this course, you’ll work in our purpose-built, state of the art building – designed especially for Modelmaking and Makeup students.
This award-winning new building has three floors, including a set of shared workshop rooms on the ground floor for the individual creative processes that are an integral part of both courses.
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Staff on the course
Our team are specialists in disciplines that span the industry. You can read more about their experience by browsing their staff profiles below.
MA Museum Studies, Certificate in Education HE, HND Modelmaking and Design
Paul is the Course Leader for BA (Hons) Modelmaking at AUB. He joined the university following a long and varied career as a professional modelmaker. His professional experience spanned across many disciplines within modelmaking. His career began in Architectural Modelmaking at the Richard Rogers Partnership and moved on into areas of product design, product development, prototyping, TV advertising, Film SFX, digital animation, exhibition, interactive design and finally setting up his own...Full profile
What Graduates are doing
Graduates of this course have worked at the architectural practices of Foster + Partners, Rogers Stirk Harbour, AHMM and many others. Films including Harry Potter, Thor, Captain America, Troy and Clash of the Titans feature the work of our graduates. You can read more about our alumni by reading their profiles below.
Your Interview and Portfolio
If you meet our entry requirements, we’ll invite you to an interview and ask to see your portfolio. We’ll be particularly interested in exploring how you have responded to a given brief from your school or college. We’ll expect to see written as well as contextual work, with samples of three dimensional pieces you have produced (ideally the pieces themselves or a photographic record of them). You can download our portfolio guidelines for BA (Hons) Modelmaking to help you prepare.
Studying at AUB
- Read more about learning and teaching at AUB and when you will receive your timetable here
- Find out about accommodation
- Read about managing your money as a student and find out more about any course costs
- Read our Admissions Policy
Our Careers and Employability Service is dedicated to supporting you in turning your creativity into a great career. You can read more about this here.