M.Sc. animation is one of the most popular courses to be introduced in the Indian education system although there are very few colleges/universities which this course. M.Sc. in Animation is a postgraduate course which is designed to teach students the advanced skills of creating drawings or models into an illusion of movement or motion. It is a 2 year course which is divided into 4 semesters and it offers Specialization in various branches of animation such as 3D Animation, VFX, Game designing, Media and Entertainment.
Higher Secondary or equivalent
Enabling students to give shape to their wildest imaginations is the best challenge we take up in this course through varied learning methodologies. From regular classroom sessions and group learning to studio practices, research-oriented learning, sessions from professionals, outdoor learning, internships, and real-time project works, students are taken through every effective way of learning in the three years of study.
Game Design is a design specialization that requires aspirants to create games for laptops, PCs, mobiles as well as tablets. A sub-set of the field of video game development, Game Design requires the designer to apply design elements, design aesthetics as well as programming principles to provide users with an interactive gaming environment. To create a game, designers need to visualize characters, creatures as well as backdrops to have an engaging game in place. Game Design creates rules, goals, and challenges to define a board game, dice game, card game, video game, role-playing game, casino game, sport, war game or simulation that produces desirable interactions among its participants and spectators.
Film-making is the process of making a film, generally in the sense of films intended for extensive theatrical exhibition. Film-making involves several discrete stages including an initial story, idea, or commission, through screenwriting, casting, shooting, sound recording and pre-production, editing, and screening the finished product before an audience that may result in a film release and exhibition.
Not only the visual communication student need to learn film making, it is mandatory that an animation student also should know the art of making film and clusters focus on providing our students with all the needful.
3D animation is nothing but animating objects that appear in a three-dimensional space. They can be rotated and moved like real objects. 3D animation is at the heart of games and virtual reality, but it may also be used in presentation graphics to add flair to the visuals.
Visual effect is a term used to describe imagery created, manipulated, or enhancement of any film, or other moving media that cannot take place during live-action shooting. VFX is the integration between actual footage and this manipulated imagery to create realistic looking environments for the context. Current media productions are highly looking for Vfx artist and that is the key reason for us to include VFX as a core subject in the course.
Kalaimaamani Prasanna RamasamyAdjacent Faculty
Prasanna Ramaswamy is a Kalaimamani and Sangeet Natak Akademi Awardee for theatre, and a documentary film-maker (with six feature-length films, which have been screened..
Editor B. LeninAdjacent Faculty
B. Lenin is an Indian film editor, writer and director who works in Tamil, Malayalam and Hindi films. The son of Tamil filmmaker A....
Kalaimaamani JayachandranAdjacent Faculty
Kalaimaamani Jayachandran is the rhythm musician of Isaignani Ilayaraja from his earliest period.