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.


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.



  • 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




  • 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


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


  • 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
  • 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


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Pradeep SharmaLast Seen: 3 days 20 hours agoJoined on: 14-Apr-2018Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: Class 12

What should I do to become a game developer

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Saikat Majhi 15 days ago

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Saikat MajhiLast Seen: 3 days 14 hours agoJoined on: 15-Jan-2018Education Interest: ManagementEducation Level: Class 12

If one fail in 10+2 course in physics.He can apply for animation design.

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Neha Sharma 15 days ago

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Neha SharmaLast Seen: 6 days 21 hours agoJoined on: 25-Oct-2017Education Interest: M.B.B.S.Education Level: Class 12
First u must pass your exam .
And u should pass in all the subjects .

Ramya SRP 22 days ago

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Ramya SRPLast Seen: 22 hours 48 min agoJoined on: 03-Apr-2018Education Interest: DesignEducation Level: Class 12

I want to study animation.Now only I completed my 12th std board exams.I am waiting for my results.I am having lot of interests in animation

But I don't know what to do.I am in chennai. I want to know what are the colleges in chennai regarding this.
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[email protected]Last Seen: 3 weeks 3 days agoJoined on: 31-Mar-2018Education Interest: DesignEducation Level: Class 10 or below

What can be corse after 10th

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Zubin Mehta 24 days ago

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Zubin MehtaLast Seen: 2 weeks 13 hours agoJoined on: 13-Apr-2017Education Interest: ManagementEducation Level: Graduate & Above
One need sto take up Arts stream and conplete class 12th exams. Degree in Animation from top colleges like Manipal University, MAAC and Arena institute will guarantee stellar career with starting sala...Read More

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Nike 7Last Seen: 1 month 2 weeks agoJoined on: 05-Mar-2018Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: Class 12

Which is the best game designing institute in chandigarh i want to do game designing