Established in 1976, SAE Creative Media Institute provides creative media programmes to about 10,000 students globally. The institute has successfully developed a global network of institutions offering programs such as sound engineering, filmmaking, multimedia, and animation.
The first SAE Institute campus was established in Australia as “The School of Audio Engineering”—one of the world’s first audio engineering schools, with courses taught in Byron Bay, Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth, Adelaide. Some of the programs offered include a bachelor's degree in record production, a bachelor's degree in filmmaking, a III certificate, and a certificate in music industry.
Since then, this organization has grown to serve students all over the world with hands-on, industry-relevant training and education. Now, with an expanded curriculum and global alumni network, SAE Institute offers a diverse array of creative media instruction at more than 50 campuses in more than 20 countries.
Globally, SAE offers an extensive suite of creative media programmes, from short courses and professional training through to bachelor and postgraduate degrees. To those who are willing to put in the hard work, then the intensive fast-track options allows them to receive diploma in as few as 12 months and the Associate Degree in as few as 16 months.
SAE is recognised for providing students with access to the best industry equipment and facilities, employing teaching staff with strong industry experience and delivering hands on teaching and learning in small class environments. The Institute engages with industry to develop curriculum that is relevant to local and global workforce needs. Work placements and internships are embedded in SAE programmes are pathways to employment.
The SAE Alumni Association is a global network of over 15,000 graduates and industry professionals who have studied at SAE. After graduating, they are entitled to a number of benefits, including:
- A global network of creative media professionals.
- Regular communication and event information.
- Employment and professional development opportunities.
- A platform to connect with industry partners.
The SAE Alumni Convention is premier creative industries event, bringing together industry innovators, thought leaders and SAE alumni from across the globe. Traditionally held in Germany, the annual event features over 50 international guest speakers and an exclusive exhibition showcasing 90 of the world’s top digital brands.
According to www.sae.edu