Pass with 50% (GEN)/ 45% (SC/ST) aggregate marks in 10+2 or equivalent.
B.Sc. Animation is a three-year undergraduate program for specialization in the field of animation. The program is designed for candidates who wish to explore new skills in communication through animation and are interested in exploring the creative potential of the interchange between words and images in traditional and innovative media. B.Sc. Animations infuse traditional theory with application-based modules to equip students with the necessary skills to pursue a career in the field. The curriculum includes basic training in computer-generated animation, application of software programs such as Photoshop and Flash, and training in the more specialized techniques used in animation. It encompasses an integrated internship for familiarizing students with industry requirements and the work environment. The candidates who are interested in animation design can wholeheartedly join this course. The students who wish to gain knowledge about the classical processes of developing high-quality traditionally animated films may ideally opt for this course. The course covers animation, film, television, VFX, advertising, and gaming. The programme empowers students with multiple skill sets, thus giving them an edge over their peers. The B.Sc Animation course provides an opportunity for young artists to understand the nuances of animation and film making. The course is created to meet the present industry needs and train the students in this exciting career path.
Animation has emerged to become a very popular career choice among Indian students in recent years. The success of animation films and cartoons has greatly contributed to the growth of this field in India. Seeing the huge potential among Indian students, studios, film production houses and animation companies are pouring more and more money into this field in order to improve the quality of the animation sequences present in their works. There is a wide range of career opportunities available in this field. B. Sc. Animation degree holder is offered employment in various sectors of animation and multimedia across the country, in capacities such as Web Designers, Game Designers and 3D Animators in web design, films, game design, television, and other forms of the interactive media industry. Animators may work under supervised setups, start their own venture or work as a freelancer. Studios such as Dreamworks, Technicolor, Xentrix Studio and Tata Elxsi Studio are some major employers in the field. The initial salary earned by such graduates ranges from INR 3 to 5 Lacs per annum. Job positions: Animator Art Director Flash Animator 3D Animator Film and Video Editor Video Game Designer Graphic Designer Multimedia Programmer 3D Modeler Visualizer Game Tester & Reviewer Students of this programme are placed in companies with an average annual package of 3.20 LPA to 6.00 LPA. You can also go in for higher studies in the forms of M.Sc., MA, Master of Animation, PG Diploma and PG Certificate courses. Some well-known courses are- M.Sc. in Animation and Multimedia, M.Sc. in Animation and Digital Filmmaking, M.Sc. in Visual Effects, MA in Animation and Multimedia, MA in Digital Filmmaking and Animation, PG Diploma in Animation etc.
Duration: 3 years | Total Fees: 80,000 per year