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Industry Perspectives 

Animation is no longer viewed as merely an entertainment for children. Being an inimitable combination of traditional art and modern technology, animation throws up diverse and very fulfilling career options. It is now emerging as a mainstream career option that provides opportunities for thousands of youngsters to carve out a special career for themselves. Animation today, finds applications across different media – Film, TV, Gaming, Special Effects, Medical Sciences, E-learning and more.

While masterful creativity and computer proficiency are assets in themselves, the industry today needs professionals who have grasped the different aspects of animation and have a holistic view. The key differentiator separating the mediocre from the excellent is formal education. Our curriculum has been designed in consultation with the industry experts and emphasises on fundamentals like life drawing, perspectives and more specialised skills like character design and development. The campus, equipped with Apple Workstations, Drawing Studio with industry-standard light tables, provides the right infrastructure to help students develop into skilled professionals.