Animation Courses in India

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Courses in animation, graphics and multimedia are typically offered as full-time or part-time courses. General eligibility criteria to study animation as diploma or degree program is generally the 10+2 or equivalent qualification. Animation education is available through certificate programmes. Prerequisites generally include basic computer skills and the ability to utilize colors, graphics and sounds. Aptitude tests are usually conducted for admission. Other subjects related to animation, graphics and multimedia include:

Courses in these topics include the following, organized by the type of degree:


  • Certificate in 3-D Animation
  • Certificate in Creating Illustrations
  • Certificate in Digital FX
  • Certificate in Graphic Design and Animation
  • Certificate in Interactive Multimedia Authoring and Programming
  • Certificate in Post production
  • Certificate in Print and Publishing
  • Certificate in VFX and Digital Film making
  • Certificate in Video Streaming and Editing
  • Certificate in Web Design and Animation
  • Certificate in Web Development
  • Course in Digital Architecture and Interior Design


  • Advanced Diploma in Animation
  • Advanced Diploma in Animation and Visual Effects with Career Super Specialization
  • Advanced Diploma in Animation Film making
  • Advanced Diploma in 2-D/3-D Animation
  • Advanced Diploma in 3-D Animation EDGE
  • Advanced Diploma in 3-D Animation with Maya
  • Advanced Diploma in Digital Art and Animation
  • Advanced Diploma in Film Animation
  • Advanced Diploma in Game Art
  • Advanced Diploma in Multimedia Animation Post production and Advertising
  • Advanced Diploma in Pre-production and Game Design
  • Advanced Diploma in Visual Effects
  • Animation Diploma in Digital FX
  • Core Diploma in Animation and Multimedia
  • Diploma in 2-D Animation
  • Diploma in 2-D/3-D Animation and Multimedia
  • Diploma in 2-D Animation VFX and Post production
  • Diploma in 3-D Animation
  • Diploma in 3-D Modeling and Animation
  • Diploma in 3-D Animation and Visual Effects
  • Diploma in Advanced Animation
  • Diploma in Animation
  • Diploma in Animation and Design
  • Diploma in Digital Animation and VFX
  • Diploma in Fusion Animation
  • Diploma in Game Art
  • Diploma in Game Art and Design
  • Diploma in Game Design
  • Diploma in Game Programming
  • Diploma in Gaming
  • Diploma in Graphic Design
  • Diploma in Graphics and Animation
  • Diploma in Internet Programming and Web Design
  • Diploma in Multimedia and Animation
  • Diploma in Web Design
  • Diploma in Web Design and Hosting
  • Diploma in Web Technologies, Media and Graphic Design
  • Diploma Program in Cinematography
  • Professional Diploma in Animation
  • Specialisation Diploma with VFX and Animation


  • Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in 3-D Animation and Visual Effects
  • B.A. in Advertising and Graphic Design
  • B.A. in Creative Animation Production
  • B.A. in Digital Media (3-D Animation)
  • Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Animation
  • B.Sc. in Animation and Gaming
  • B.Sc. in Animation and Film making
  • B.Sc. in Animation and Multimedia
  • B.Sc. in Animation and VFX
  • B.Sc. in Creative Animation Production
  • B.Sc. in Integrated Animation
  • B.Sc. in Multimedia and Animation

Master's or postgraduate

  • Master of Science (M.Sc.) in Animation
  • M.Sc. in Animation and VFX
  • M.Sc. in Multimedia and Animation
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Graphics and Animation
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Multimedia Animation and Advertising
  • Postgraduate Visual Communication

Details on animation institutes by city in India are listed below. To find an animation institute in your locality, click on the relevant link.

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