B.Sc Animation at Manipal University Bangalore Campus
Technological advances have taken animation to a whole new level, that it can no longer be learnt in a short-term 6 month certificate programme. The unique B.Sc Animation programme from Manipal University is the perfect choice to groom you into an industry-ready animation professional.
The 3-year full-time programme is conducted at Manipal University Campus, Bangalore. The curriculum, developed in conjunction with industry experts, covers all essentials of animation training, including:
- Traditional arts and digital techniques
- Conceptual understanding and technical abilities
- Hands-on workshops covering clay modelling and claymation, sculpting, puppetry, sound effects and theatre
- Strong industry partnerships for placements
- Students who have cleared (or are expecting results for) 10+2 or equivalent examinations
- Students appearing for 10+2/equivalent examination in March/April 2010 may also apply provided he/she is confident of fulfilling the eligibility criteria at the time of admission
All the students of the 1st batch of the programme have been offered internships that could lead to placement at reputed organizations.
Some of the reputed companies who have partnered for internships / placements are BIG Entertainment, Zapak.com, Prime Focus, Indegene, Paprikaas, FX Labs and Rhythm & Hues.
Course Benefits and Fee Structure
The only full-time, campus-based Animation programme offered by a reputed University, the B.Sc Animation Programme has everything you need to become an industry-ready animation professional. The University has a state-of-the-art campus dedicated entirely for animation studies, creating a perfect environment in which you can foster your creative interest into a successful career.
The campus is an Autodesk Authorized Learning Centre. Students of Manipal University’s B.Sc Animation programme will get a globally-valid Autodesk certificate up on graduation.
(Gaming Specialist and Ex-CEO
Manipal’s animation programme provides a strong foundation in all the creative skills required to become a complete Animator/ Game Specialist/VFX Artist: from film appreciation and understanding acting, to special applications like Game Art…which will be an unparalleled advantage for their students.
(CEO, BIG Animation (I) Pvt. Ltd)
The ‘industry-ready’ approach of Manipal’s animation degree is precisely what the doctor prescribed for an Industry in dire need of highly-skilled fresh talent. Manipal’s comprehensive and long-term approach to Animation education ensures that students are industry-ready when they join a studio. Kudos to Manipal for a world-class course design.