The SAE Institute Founded in 1976, it has grown to become the world's largest, industry-oriented creative media educator with 54 locations in 26 countries. SAE's curriculum has been carefully crafted in consultation with industry leaders to meet the needs of the global creative media industry. The SAE Institute, with a strong tradition of practical application and recognition within the industry, offers a comprehensive portfolio in creative media areas (audio, film, animation, game development, music and web). A Bachelor of Arts / Bachelor of Science degree can be achieved in less than two years. There are two Master's programs (MA / MSc) available. The Bachelor's and Master's programs are offered in collaboration with the prestigious Middlesex University in London.