WHAT IS ANIMATION AND DESIGN ?

Courses offered in Animation and Design in various design institutes across India are aimed at training students in the various aspects of Animation, Gaming and Design. They undergo practical training in Visual Development for Animation and Games, Personality and Caricature, Fundamentals of Animation, Character Design and Story Boarding, Stopmotion, VFX for Film and Games, multiple CGI skill-sets and training on various industry standard software. Students having enrolled into the programme undergo comprehensive training in the entire production pipeline and process right from ideation to screen with respect to animation filmmaking. Furthermore, they are taught how to record animation with analogue media, flip books, motion picture films, videotape and digital media, the latter including formats such as animated GIF, Flash animation and digital video. Coursework aims at introducing them to the traditional animation creation method alongside those involving stop motion of 2D and 3D objects, paper cutouts, puppets and clay figures.
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ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

UG: Candidates must have passed 10+2 after which they have to appear for the Design Aptitude Test followed by studio test and personal interview.

PG: Candidates must have passed 10+2 after which they ought to have finished graduation in any stream. They then become eligible to appear for the Design Aptitude Test followed by studio test and personal interview.

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SCOPE OF ANIMATION AND DESIGN

  • There are plenty of jobs for animators in India currently. Popular animation films are being made withRoadside Romeo, Chaar Sahibzaade, Ramayana: The Epic and Return of Hanuman being some of the most popular and widely watched ones in recent past.
  • Not only films, there is plenty of work in the digital space and television as well with animation has become one of the most sought after tools to communicate publicly.

Some of the positions that can be taken up include:

Principal UX Design Manager

Creative Head – Illustrator/Animation and Video Editing

Character Animator 3D

Trainer – 3D Animation

Associate Manager – 2D Animation

Flash Animator

Account Manager – 3D Animation

Team Leader – Animation/Illustration

 

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COURSE SUBJECTS

  • 3D Character Animation
  • Advanced 3D: Maya Modeling/Texturing
  • Advanced Kinematics
  • Animation Drawing
  • Basics of 3D
  • Character Design
  • Compositing/VFX
  • Design Overview
  • Fundamentals of Design
  • Visual Development for Animation

CAREER OPTIONS AFTER ANIMATION AND DESIGN

Graphic Designer
Graphic Designer
Salary : 2 L INR - 2.5 L INR
Degrees: B.A., B.Sc., M.F.A

COURSE LEVEL DETAILS

  • Course Fees
    Maximum Fees 19.88 Lakhs Pearl Academy, Mumbai
    Minimum Fees 0.24 Lakhs Central India Institute of Mass Communication, Nagpur
    Degree Offered in UG
    Bdes.
    B.F.A
  • Course Fees
    Maximum Fees 14.6 Lakhs GD Goenka School of Fashion and Design, Gurgaon
    Minimum Fees 0.285 Lakhs Swami Vivekanand University, Sagar
    Degree Offered in PG
    M.Des.

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Mnv Kumar 2 days ago

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Mnv KumarLast Seen: 1 day 22 hours agoJoined on: 20-Feb-2018Education Interest: Degree ProgrammesEducation Level: In Graduation

I am interested in animation

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Omkar Kenjale 10 days ago

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Omkar KenjaleLast Seen: 1 day 17 hours agoJoined on: 04-Feb-2018Education Interest: Degree ProgrammesEducation Level: Class 12

Bsc animation or BCA ?

Hello i am doing now 12th science with agriculture and i not have MATHs. So can i eligible for join Bsc animation or BCA and other IT degree course
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mohit kumar 28 days ago

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Mohit KumarLast Seen: 1 week 2 days agoJoined on: 21-Jan-2017Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: Class 11

I don't know what to do help me out please?

I am currently in 12(non medical) I don't what to do next I just going go give exam of 12 this year(2018).i want to get admission in well reputed colleges in India or world please help me but I don't ... Read More
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B PurushothamanLast Seen: 1 month 9 min agoJoined on: 17-Jan-2018Education Interest: Degree ProgrammesEducation Level: Class 12

Wat is the Requirements for getting admission in Viscom department

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Nancy Johri 1 month ago

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Nancy JohriLast Seen: 18 min 52 sec agoJoined on: 18-Jan-2014Education Interest: B.E /Btech.Education Level: Graduate & Above
Hi B Purushothaman,Most institutions look for some bit of aptitude in a student. You should have finished 10+2 ...Read More

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Khushi SonigaraLast Seen: 4 days 21 hours agoJoined on: 09-Jun-2017Education Interest: BBAEducation Level: Class 11

Which are the best colleges in Chennai for viscom?

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Priyanka KashyapLast Seen: 26 sec agoJoined on: 13-Sep-2016Education Interest: B.E /Btech.Education Level: Graduate & Above
You can consider below names as these colleges are decent to pursue VISCOM program-Loyola College - Affiliated to the University of Madras, ChennaiSRM University Katangalathur, ChennaiVels University ...Read More