Animation Course Details

Animation course is one among the most demanded courses in today’s world, firstly animation is not related to cartooning it is creating of Visual effects with using latest technologies and is more of creating effects and Visual treat. Television, films and advertising industry all have an insatiable demand for animations and special effects. In the very recent trend India is emerging in the field of “Animation” and this would create a very huge employment in India, there are many big giant companies who are outsourcing their animation work in India like Disney. Animation specially do not have course structure, they differ from institute. Animation as a Profession can be the best decision for those who are computer lovers, who can think different, innovative and keep capacity of presenting what they think. This profession is very Lucrative where your passion and zeal matters, how you create illusion & visual treat to others. One who is interested to learn different approaches, methods and techniques of Animation can pursue their career in Animation.

Animation Course Summary
Field TypeAnimation
Courses AvailableBachelor course, Certificate course, Diploma course and Master Level course
Tenure3-4 year
Minimum Qualification10+2 from any recognized Institute
Stream RequiredScience/Arts/Commerce

Animation Course Structure

The Course structure mentioned here is by IIT (Indian Institute of Technology) Bombay, Powai. Students would learn all this things mentioned below when they pursue their animation career in IIT Bombay

1st Semester

  • Visual Language – Syntactics
  • Animation Principles and History
  • Animation Process and Visual Form
  • Art, Design and Society I
  • Design Issues
  • Animation Theory I
  • Computers for Animation

2nd Semester

  • Animation Design and Theory
  • Animation Scripting and Methods
  • Animation Theory II
  • Art, Design and Society II
  • Computers for Animation

3rd Semester

  • Sound and Camera
  • Indian Thought and Tradition
  • Elective V
  • Elective VI
  • Summer Project I (mid May – mid June)
  • Design Project II (mid July – end November)
  • Total Credits (C)

4th Semester

  • Design Research-Seminar
  • Design Project III – Stage 1 (from December 1st – end February)
  • Design Project III – Stage 2 (from March – April /June)

Field Work for Animation Course

Any person who have any bachelors, masters and diploma degree can work as:

  • Web designer
  • Game designer
  • Digital video editor
  • Multimedia artist
  • 3-D animator
  • Digital video editor
  • Technical trainer
  • AV Editor
  • 2d/3d Animator
  • Visualizer

List of Certified degree for Animation in India

  • Bachelors Course
  • Bachelor of Arts – Animation & Digital Arts
  • Bachelor of Animation
  • B A (Animation and Computer Graphics)
  • B A (Animation and Graphic Design)
  • B A Digital Film Making and Animation
  • Bachelors of Fine Arts in Animation
  • Bachelors of Science in Animation and Visual Effects
  • Bachelors of Science Animation and Film Making
  • Bachelors of Science in Animation
  • Sc. Media Graphics & Animation
  • Bachelor of Science (BS): Multimedia and Animation Degree
  • Masters Corse
  • A. Animation
  • M Sc (Multimedia & Animation)
  • Master in Animation and Special Effects
  • Advance Diploma Course
  • Advance Diploma in 3D Animation, VFX and Multimedia
  • Advance Diploma in Animation and Visual Effects
  • Advance Diploma in 3D Animation
  • Diploma in 2D and 3D Animation
  • Diploma in Animation Software
  • Diploma in Digital Animation
  • Certificate Courses
  • Certificate Course in 2D and 3D Animation
  • Certificate Course in Animation
  • Certificate Course in Visual Effect (VFX)

Top Animation Colleges in India

With the growing concern and demand of 21st century, we are more attracted to 3D and 4D things. In such era Animation plays a very important role and there are many such institutions where animation as course is provided but if you want to go for best. Here are some really best institutes where animation can be learnt in real sense. Contact details and ranks of Institute are also given for your convenience.

Top Colleges in India offering Animation Courses
Sr. no.Name of instituteContact details
Phone noE-mail ID
1Arena Multimedia011 4506 9596arenaanimationcp.com
2Global School of Animation011-29562222,globalanimgames@gmail.com
3Maya Academy of Advanced Cinematic (MAAC)011-47012674-76 ,pitampura@maacmail.com
4Tekno Point Multimedia096 20 926622www.teknopoint.us
5Picasso Animation College098 11 469622khushboo.priya@picasso.co.in
6Massco Media (MM)0120 – 2519000admit@masscomedia.com
7Zee Institute of Creative Arts (ZICA)011 25559422delhi@zica.org
8Whistling Woods International Institute.022 3091 6146counselor@whistlingwoods.net
9Apeejay Institute of Design011 2995 5459aid.del@apj.edu
10Escotoonz Animation011 – 2284911 N/A

Top Animation companies in India

Following mentioned list of companies are top 10 Animation companies in India who are well known for providing employment and producing expertise staff who are a perfect match for animation field

  1. Pentamedia Graphics
  2. Maya Entertainment
  3. Toonz Animation India
  4. UTV Toonz
  5. Heart Entertainment
  6. Nipuna Services
  7. Padmalaya Telefilms
  8. Jadoo Works
  9. Crest Communications
  10. Silvertoon Studio

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  • Swathi

    Is eamcet required for animation plz help me

    • Riyaz Khan

      Hello Swathi,
      Engineering Agricultural and Medical Common Entrance Test (EAMCET) is not necessary for animation

  • Pragyanshini Mohapatra

    in this yr….. I’m going to learn animation & want to make my dream & future in this field… Hoping that I could get some help for it…

  • Anmol sharma

    I hav been passed out from +2 science (non.med)
    Will it be profitable fr me?

    • Riyaz Khan

      Hello Anmol,
      Well that completely depends on your interest in animation, you can make it profitable for yourself you have the own key of it

  • riya.jay

    I want to do such a course after my polytechnic degree……will it be profitable????or can I do it????

  • sakshi upadhyay

    These course is done after 12th or after graduation

  • ririka sharma

    Sir, if 12th pass student want this course so what conditions were apply.

  • Aishwarya

    Sir , Which bacelor degree course in animation is efficient and jobworthy ? I mean outstanding and evergreen ????

    • manju manju

      miss in this world there is no evergreen are efficient because every think is most important in there own field ..everything is good but how you show your talent and creativity in that u can …