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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Subbarayudu 3 months ago

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What are the course in animation of Aditya college

Name the course in animation

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SONU DAS 3 months ago

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SONU DASLast Seen: 2 months 2 days agoJoined on: 17-Dec-2014Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: In Graduation

Dear Aspirant,

Go through the following link for information on courses of Animation offered at Aditya College:



Mohan Yvk 3 months ago

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Mohan YvkLast Seen: 3 months 2 days agoJoined on: 20-Jul-2018Education Interest: EngineeringEducation Level: In Graduation

Is animation is there in specialization course

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Manish Thakur 3 months ago

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Hi Mohan,You can refer to the following articles on our portal and you will get a brief idea.https://www.careers360.com/animation-and-design-coursehttps://www.careers360.com/animation-film-making-cour...Read More

Rajan Singh 3 months ago

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Rajan SinghLast Seen: 3 months 5 days agoJoined on: 17-Jul-2018Education Interest: DesignEducation Level: In Graduation

I'm going in Arena animation.I want a degree but which degree is best for Animation and which college.Tell me arena animation good or bad.

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Arpit pandey 3 months ago

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Arpit PandeyLast Seen: 2 months 1 week agoJoined on: 21-Jan-2018Education Interest: MedicineEducation Level: In Graduation
Arena animation is a good Institute for animation. But if you want other alternatives, then the animation programme at amity University noida is one of the best in the country. You can try f...Read More

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Kayk 4 months ago

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KaykLast Seen: 3 months 4 weeks agoJoined on: 08-Jan-2014Education Interest: DesignEducation Level: Class 12

Pl advise which are the good animation colleges in Navi mumbai

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Rohit Jain 4 months ago

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Hello Dear,there are many good institutes in Navi Mumbai that offer animation courses and they are best. some are:Maya Academy of advance cinematicscheck the list of institutes:https://www.shiksha.com...Read More

md ashif ali 4 months ago

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Md Ashif AliLast Seen: 4 months 2 days agoJoined on: 22-Oct-2016Education Interest: DesignEducation Level: Class 12

Which is the best college in hyderabad for Animation course

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Hii asif,Some best colleges in hyderabad for animation studies are:Picasso animation college.Creative mentors animation collegeBlue frames animationCreative multimedia college of fine arts.Good luck.....Read More