Animation & Design

Animation is the art of bringing life to an otherwise inanimate object with the help of special effects.

Weave your magic and bring alive the imaginary characters on screen by understanding the nitty-gritty of animation and VFX with a three-year B.A & two- year M.A in Animation and Visual effects course from the Gyanarthi Media College, School of Animation and Design. From conceptualization to character building and storytelling, you will learn the step-by-step process of creating lifelike animated characters. At the end of the course, you will be able to compete on a global platform in the animation and multimedia industry.

B. A (Animation and Design)

India’s entertainment industry is mammoth in size, with over 800 TV channels and thousands of multiplex screens, and with this there is huge demand for digital contents as well. From the times when India was and outsourcing destination for animation and VFX services to the times when there is huge demand for digitally manipulated content in the country’s market, we have come a long way. In the age of Internet, the trend is expected to continue and aspirants who want to nurture their creative skills and bring astonishing who want to nurture their creative skills and bring astonishing visuals on the screen are expected to have knowledge and training in new- age software along with strong foundational knowledge in B. A. Animation and Design offered by Gyanarthi Media College is especially designed to ensure the students receive their right training to be successful in their careers.

The programme aims to help the students understand the fascinating world of Animation, VFX and Motion Graphics for film. Broadcast and other media pads.


Senior Secondary (10+2) with 50% marks

Duration of the Program:

The course shall be a full time course. The duration of the course shall be six semesters spread over in 3 years.


  • Art and Design Fundamentals
  • Script & Storyboard
  • 2D & 3D Animation
  • 3D Modelling & Texturing
  • Character Rigging & Animation
  • Lighting & Rendering
  • Photography & Cinematography
  • Motion Graphics
  • Editing & Compositing
  • Media Planning & Management


  • The programme aims to help the students understand the fascinating world of animation, VFX and motion graphics for film, broadcast and other media pads.
  • The programme will train the students in two specific domains.
  • First, they will understand basic story and design concepts related to Pre-production for Animation and VFX.
  • Secondly, they will attain the special skill sets in creation of Artwork for Production and Post-Production.
  • In addition to introducing students to the world of 3D digital art and VFX visualization, this programme exposes students to industry-relevant software.
  • At the end of the programme, Students are exposed to industrial training for know about the real world experience.

Student Workshops:

Renowned Industry experts often make an appearance at GMC to share their experiences about the use of 3D and 2D animation in film making and design. Different workshops are also organized periodically to keep students abreast of the ongoing developments in the animation industry.