Max the Mutt College of ANimation, Art & Design

Area of Study

  • Animation
  • Illustration
  • Web Design and new media


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WHAT MAKES MAX THE MUTT DIFFERENT? We prepare students for more than a first job!

Founded in 1997 in Toronto, Max the Mutt College of Animation, Art and Design provides three programs of study: Classical & Computer Animation & Production diploma, Concept Art for Animation & Video Games diploma, and Illustration & Storytelling for Sequential Arts diploma. Max the Mutt prepares students for careers in animation, concept design, advertising, art direction, illustration, comic books and graphic novels.

Max the Mutt offers small class size, mentoring and highly qualified instructors who are working professionals.

Offer 4-year Diploma Programs in:

• Classical & Computer Animation & Production
• Illustration & Storytelling for Sequential Arts
• Concept Art for Animation & Video Games

Our graduates now work for many top companies including Yowza Animation, 9 Story/ Brown Bag, Sony Imageworks, UbiSoft, ShadowMachine, Warner Brothers, and Pixar.

“I am honestly impressed with the calibre of the fresh skill and talents that have come from Max the Mutt over the recent years. Ubisoft Toronto now is home to a handful of very skilled and dependable full-time contributors who add their visual voices towards supporting the Art Direction of our top Brand IPs. It’s an honour to have had the pleasure to see so many graduates come into our studio environment and professionally grow into some of our industry’s best talents.”
- Patrick Ingoldsby | Art Director, Ubisoft Toronto

Max the Mutt is a Career College registered with the Ministry of Advanced Education & Skills Development, Ontario, offering Ministry approved diploma programs.

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Program Length

4 Years




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