Animation is making of movies, games or cartoons by moving the drawings or models of animals or people with the help of computers or other electronic means. Time and space play a critical role in animation. Creating an idea, developing it into a story script and giving technical assistance to it, are the procedures in making an animation.
Artistic bent of mind
Passion and imaginative skills.
Art of sketching or drawing
Patience, discipline and dedication to work
Sound understanding of anatomy of humans, animals or birds and body movements and lighting effects.
Good communication skill
Good sense of colour, proportion, size, design, visualizations, knowledge of background art and layout.
Expertise in computer design software
10+2 Any Stream
Key Frame Animator
Digital Ink and Paint Artist
National Institute of Design, Ahmedabad
Eligibility: Age-Upper age limit for candidates is 20 years of age (relaxable by three years for reserved category)
Selection Process: DAT (Design Aptitude Test) + Studio Test + Interview (Only for M.Des)
There will be ONE question paper of 3 hours duration.
The question paper will be in English.
The question paper will carry a total of 100 marks.
The question paper will consist of both objective and subjective type questions.
Studio Tests (Stage 2) for candidates of B.Des.
The studio test may consist of different sections in different formats such as hands on practical assignments, etc.
The Studio Tests will carry a total of 100 marks.
The Test will be conducted in English.
Industrial Design Centre (IDC) ,IIT Bombay
Course: B.des + M.des (5 Year)
Eligibility: 10+2 with 60% marks and English as a Subject.
Number of attempts: A candidate can attempt UCEED for a maximum of two times and that too in consecutive years. Note that UCEED score is valid for one year, and only for admissions in the corresponding academic year.
Selection Process: UCEED
IDC School of Design previously known as Industrial Design Centre (IDC) at IIT Bombay has a well-established Master of Design degree (M. Des) programme in Industrial Design, Communication Design, Animation Design, Interaction Design & Mobility and Vehicle Design as well as a Ph. D programme in Design.
Indian Institute of Digital Art & Animation (IIDAA), Kolkata
Eligibility: 10+2 in any stream
Birla Institute of Technology, Noida
Eligibility: 10+2 in any stream
Course: B.Sc. Animation
Duration: 3 Years
Admission Mode: 10+2 Marks+ Creativity Aptitude Test & Interview
Maya Academy of Advance Cinametics (MAAC)
Eligibility: 10+2 + Basic knowledge of Computers.
Selection criteria: Aptitude test & Personal interview
Fergusson College, Pune
Eligibility: 12th grade pass students (H.S.C.) of any stream
Admission Criteria: Admissions will be purely on merit basis.
B.Sc in Animation
B.Des in Animation
Eligibility: 12th with any stream
Admission Mode: CUDAT + Personal Interview
MIT Institute of Design, Pune
Course: B.Des Animation Film Design
Eligibility: 10+2 from any stream. (HSC, CBSE, ICSE, IB)
Admission Mode: DAT (Design Aptitude Test)
Pearl Academy, New Delhi
Course: Animation & VFX
Eligibility: Candidates should have passed Class XII from any recognized board.
Admission Mode: Pearl Aptitude Test
Chandigarh University, Gharuan
Course: B.Sc in Animation, VFX and Gaming
Eligibility: 10+2 or its equivalent examination in any stream conducted by a recognized Board / University / Council.
Admission Mode: Chandigarh University Common Entrance Test (CUCET)
Amity University, Noida
Course: BFA (Animation)
Eligibility: 10+2 (min 50%)
Admission Mode: English Language Test + Creative Test
University of Petroleum and Energy Studies, Dehradun
Course: B.Des. Animation and VFX
Minimum 50% marks at Higher & Senior Secondary level (10th& 12th) (Any Stream)
Board Merit: - Minimum 60% marks in class X and XII (Any Stream)
JEE MAIN/UCEED: Minimum 50% marks in class X and XII with valid JEE MAIN/UCEED scores.
Admission Mode: UPES Design Aptitude Test (UPES-DAT)
Some Global Institute
Nanyung Technological Univeristy, Singapore
Sheridan Institute, Canada
California Institute of Art, USA
School of Visual Arts, USA
Rhode Island School of Design, USA
Royal College of Art, UK
Camera Obscura School of Art, Isreal
Fashion Designing and Interior Designing
Print Media and Publishing Firms
Medical, legal and insurance companies for their presentations and models
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