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Concept Art

About the program

ARC Academy is a place for people with creative talent who want to develop it into a successful career. The Academy was established in 2019, and our goal is to be an arch between young talents and creative industries. We are proud of the fact that over 85% of our graduates find a job in this field. This gives us the confidence to continue working in the same direction.

Concept art is an integral part of the process of creating video games and entertainment software. Our Concept Art program allows students to hone their talent and build their portfolios.

What You Get

We firmly believe that the future is in the hands of creative and aspiring people. The path to success goes through practical and innovative education. When you choose ARC Academy you receive:

100% practice-oriented training

100% practice-oriented training

opportunity to build a professional portfolio

opportunity to build a professional portfolio

halls equipped with the necessary software and hardware

halls equipped with the necessary software and hardware

small groups, feedback from lecturers

small groups, feedback from lecturers

restaurant, cafe, recreation area

restaurant, cafe, recreation area

Who is the
Concept Art Program for?

Training at ARC Academy gives you the opportunity to develop your talent and turn it into a profession. The Concept Art program is suitable for people who:

Can draw

Can draw

Want to develop their talent

Want to develop their talent

Want to create <br>their own worlds

Want to create
their own worlds

Dreams of a career in gaming and the <br>creative industry

Dreams of a career in gaming and the
creative industry

Within 4 semesters you will have the opportunity to work on practical tasks under the mentorship of proven professionals who will help you hone your talent.

Why Choose the
Concept Art Program

Concept Art includes the design of characters and environment, the atmosphere, and the overall visual language of a project. ARC Academy’s Concept art program is 100% practical-oriented, combining talent with the skills a professional concept artist needs.

  • The first semester introduces students to the vast universe of concept art, allowing them to learn about various aspects of creating the overall look of a creative project. Students study simultaneous drawing, anatomy, perspective, digital painting, and composition.

Our Partners

The focus at ARC Academy is on practice-oriented training, which allows for professional realization. Our curricula are developed in close cooperation with the leading game studios in Bulgaria.

Meet the Lecturers

One of the most valuable assets of ARC Academy is our lecturers – professionals from the creative and game industry. Together with them, you will make your first steps to your career in the creative sphere.


Thanks to their talent and hard work our students achieve professional success in the creative sphere.

How to apply?



Choose 5 to 7 of your best works and show them to us. If you don’t have a portfolio yet, send us images, text, videos, or other work that shows your creative nature.



Why choose you? Why is ARC Academy the right step for your development as a concept artist? What are your creative and professional plans?



Tell us about your education, interests and everything else you think is important.

Application Deadline

Early Admission
 March 31st, 2022

Regular Admission
(until places are filled):
June 30th 2022

Classes start:
 October 15th, 2022


The education at ARC Academy is based on modern methods and practical tasks. The lecturers are top professionals in their field and are ready to pass on their knowledge to the next generation of creators. The lectures are held in small groups, which shortens the distance between students and teachers and allows for regular feedback. Computer rooms are available to students at any time to practice their skills and do homework.
Studying at ARC Academy requires four semesters of dedicated work, with a fee of 2,220 euros per semester (VAT included).

The tuition fee is paid in 3 installments, as follows:

50% fee for semester 1
upon registration

50% fee for semester 1
until September 15, 2022

100% fee for semester 2
until February 15, 2023

We believe that strong motivation and talent must be supported at all costs. That is why, in partnership with America for Bulgaria Foundation and Tokuda Bank, we offer student loans with up to 50% funding per academic year. For more information, you can contact us at e-mail [email protected]

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    Start Your Career with ARC Academy

    The Concept Art program was created in partnership with leading professionals from the biggest game studios in Bulgaria. All the lecturers you will meet during your training at the Academy have extensive experience and are ready to pass on their knowledge to the next generation of creators. Many of our students have already embarked on their professional paths in the creative industry. Apply to ARC Academy and become one of them!

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