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.

QNA - COURSE QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS

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SIBI 8 days ago

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SIBILast Seen: 1 week 17 hours agoJoined on: 19-Dec-2018Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: Class 12

Specialised colleges for Animation&Vfx

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Shreya ChakrabortyLast Seen: 3 hours 45 min agoJoined on: 05-Jan-2019Education Interest: LawEducation Level: In Graduation
Hello SIBI,Following are few colleges which offers Animation and VFX in India:1. IIFA- Indian Institute of Fashion and Animation (Bangalore)- This college offers BSc and MSc in animation covering all ...Read More
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Bvvsuresh 16 days ago

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BvvsureshLast Seen: 2 weeks 1 day agoJoined on: 19-Dec-2018Education Interest: DesignEducation Level: In Graduation

Film and video communication course structure?

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Joshua ManchelaLast Seen: 14 hours 21 min agoJoined on: 03-Nov-2018Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: Class 12

Course in animation computers

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Anoosha Bhat 19 days ago

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Anoosha BhatLast Seen: 1 week 4 days agoJoined on: 16-Oct-2014Education Interest: Degree ProgrammesEducation Level: Graduate & Above
HiDo you need certificate courses or normal degree courses?  If you have a bachelor's degree then you can take up certificate courses. Or you can do BA/ BSc in animation and multimedia, Bach...Read More
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Dhivya Bharathi SivalingamLast Seen: 3 weeks 1 day agoJoined on: 24-Dec-2018Education Interest: Media and JournalismEducation Level: In Graduation

Say about bva animation and multimedia

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Faizan Salim 23 days ago

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Faizan SalimLast Seen: 1 hour 44 min agoJoined on: 19-Apr-2018Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: In Graduation
HiiiBVA Animation is an undergraduate Animation and Multimedia course. It provides an opportunity for young artists to understand the nuances of animation and filmmaking.Th course is designed to meet ...Read More
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Ritheesha 1 month ago

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RitheeshaLast Seen: 1 month 1 week agoJoined on: 08-Dec-2018Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: Class 12

What are the colleges for animation courses

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srivarshini 1 month ago

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SrivarshiniLast Seen: 1 month 4 days agoJoined on: 22-Nov-2018Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: Graduate & Above
Hi Ritheesha,Here's the list of colleges for animation1.VIT Vellore2. NID3. Amity University4. Frameboxx animation and visual effects5. PA Inamdar College of Visual Effects, Design and Art6. IIFA mult...Read More