Animation & VFX: An Emerging Career Path


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Animation & VFX: An Emerging Career Path

15 April 2019

The use of animation is not just limited to superhero movies and the cartoon film industry. The use of animation is common nowadays and can be seen in conventional films, especially the advertisement industry is using animation and computer graphics to catch the attention of the people. All of this has contributed to the development of this industry in the last decade or so. We are observing a constant rise in the demand for skilled professionals who can develop quality content. According to the KPMG-FICCI 2018 report on Indian Media and Entertainment Industry, the Animation and Visual Effects (VFX) industry in India grew at a handsome rate of 18.6% in the financial year 2018. The report goes on to say that the Animation and VFX industry is expected to grow at an annual growth rate of 15.5% in the next five years. Animation and computer graphics can be an exciting career option for those who have a creative brain, however, it is not as easy as it sounds. An animator needs to be always updated and have to come up with new ideas.

Animation and VFX industry is open to one and all with anyone who has a passion for animation and creativity. One may belong to any academic discipline to pursue a career in this field.

We here at eStudentbook have an enriching collection of information related to 841 different courses at different levels offered the institutions across India and the world.

Some of the top courses in Animation and VFX offered by the institutions in India:

  1. B.Sc. in Multimedia & Animation from VIT, Vellore (3-year duration)

  2. B.Sc. in Animation & Multimedia from BIT Mesra (Noida Campus) (4-year duration)

  3. B.Design in Animation & Film Design from NID Ahmedabad (4-year duration)

  4. B.Design in Animation from MIT Institute of Design, MIT University, Pune (4-year duration)

  5. M.Sc in Animation & Game Design from Picasso Animation College (2-year duration)

  6. Diploma in Animation & Film Making from Picasso Animation College (2-year duration)