A course in Animation & Multimedia aims to train candidates in Graphic Design, Web Design and animation from pre to post production for all kinds of media; be it print, web or film.
Some of the institutes where one can pursue this course are:
National Institute of Fashion Technology- New Delhi
Meteor Institute of Digital Design Studies- Mumbai, Pune, Indore
Indian Institute of Journalism & New Media- Bangalore
In order to pursue a basic course in Animation & Multimedia one must have cleared his 10+2 with at least 45% marks. For a post graduate program a candidate must be a graduate or have an equivalent qualification that is recognized by the Ministry of HRD, Government of India. Basic working knowledge of computers is essential for this course.
Animation is one of the fastest growing industries today and hence the demand for well trained animators is on the rise. After completing a course in animation one can apply for jobs in companies that are into web designing, animation, Vfx, gaming, e-learning and so on. A graduate in this field can take up positions like 3D/ 2D Animator, Character Designer, Storyboard Artist, Concept Artist or web-designer. A trainee’s salary in this field generally ranges from Rs10,000- Rs 15,000pm while that of experienced animators can reach as high as Rs 50,000-Rs 70,000 pm.