Master of Science in Animation


This is a 2-year program that helps students the advanced skills in various animation interests like modelling, drawing, paintings, 3D effect animation, game designing, and other forms of entertainment that you wish to work on and provide entertainment to the public. Since the entertainment and digital marketing industry is shining brighter than ever, there is a great scope for specialised animators.

This is one of the most popular courses being introduced in the Indian education system. Students are being taught both in a practical way and also in a theory way so that students can understand better and faster. This course is the best choice for those who wish or dream to become popular in the fields of animation. In this field, knowledge and the ability to sketch and draw is an add on, as it gives a professional and artistic edge to the student. The admission processes consist of Merit Quota and Management Quota.

During the run of the course, the student will expertise in multimedia animation, graphic design and other animation, depending on your choice of specialization. The students are taught and mentored by practising professionals and their educational experience is enhanced. The best thing about this course is that students will get multiple chances of being placed in the media and entertainment industry. The graduates earn an advanced version of knowledge in animation, visual effects, and computer graphic designs.


Eligibility Criteria-  

A candidate who has excellent touch in sketching and drawing.

Graduate in any stream with a good percentage of marks from a recognized university.


Entrance Exam needed

Mahatma Gandhi University CAT Entrance Exam

VEE- Vels Entrance Exam

Both these are offline modes of entrance exams.


Colleges Offering this Course

  • Bangalore University
  • Picasso Animation College
  • University of Mysore
  • Jain Deemed University


Common Job Opportunities after completion of the course

  • Animation Graphic Designer
  • 3D Modeller
  • Web Designer
  • Character Designer
  • Visual Effect Artist
  • Compositor
  • Game Artist
  • Animation Director
  • Special Effect Technician
  • StoryBoard Artist


Well established animation houses like Pixar, Disney have a team of animators constantly working on the projects. Overall, an animator gets to work on new opportunities and it is an interesting career path.