Master of Science

Animation Integrated with International Moving Image Society, UK

Program code: 044
Course code : 4410
Course Commencement : Sep 2022

The qualification required to apply for the program is a minimum of 50% marks in the respective bachelor’s degree from a recognized university. Students who are pursuing final year bachelor’s program are also eligible to apply.

Study Campus

JGI Knowledge Campus
# 44/4, District Fund Road
Jayanagar 9th Block Campus
Bangalore - 5600 69
P: 080 46501773

Admissions Office

JGI Knowledge Campus
# 44/4, District Fund Road
Jayanagar 9th Block Campus
Bangalore - 5600 69
P : +91 8951362403

Jain (Deemed-to-be University) offers M.Sc in Animation to prepare students for the animation industry. The course teaches students the art of breathing life into characters, various concepts about visualization, imagination, sketching, coloring techniques through which they can bring out the expression and essence of the characters. It trains them to showcase their creativity and imagination and to develop the right aptitude.

  • Innovative and Learning Practice

    Jain (Deemed-to-be University) places importance on quality and value when it comes to academics and is committed to providing students with knowledge and skills that are in demand, besides offering opportunities to learn a variety of new concepts and skills.

  • Supportive Environment (Infrastructure)

    Well–equipped digital classrooms, e-library, and state-of the-art-infrastructure are offered to create a unique academic ambience. Jain (Deemed-to-be University) has a multi-disciplinary approach to provide cutting edge quality education to students and enhance discipline, integrity, and the ability to think innovatively. The University aims to create future leaders, who can be the driving force in society.

  • Career Development Opportunities

    At Jain (Deemed-to-be University), students can build academic networks through seminars, conferences, University-Industry interface, study-tours, student-exchange programs, and internships that bring endless opportunities to create great career paths.

  • Further Study Guidelines

    The graduate programs at Jain (Deemed-to-be University) offer a strong basic foundation for further studies. Apart from regular academic subjects, other certified programs are offered in association with global professional bodies. We also help you develop career-specific skills and traits that are desired in the industry.

Course Highlights
  • Explore and experiment with ideas and communicating the same through narrative and non-narrative storytelling techniques.
  • Real-world exposure is set through assignments and projects to simulate an industry experience.
  • Cultivate artistic and technical skills in tandem with the industry
  • Workshops and seminars from industry professionals
I Semester
  • Animation Principles
  • Animation Drawing
  • Story Design and Development
  • Visual Language and Aesthetics
  • Learning Labs:
    1. Animation Drawing Lab
    2. Computer Graphics Fundamentals Lab
    3. Digital Design
II Semester
  • Storyboarding
  • Character Design
  • Acting for Animation
  • Film Appreciation
  • Learning Labs:
    1. Layout Design
    2. Basic Rigging
    3. Elective Lab – I
III Semester
  • Sound Design
  • Animation Marketing and Management
  • Advanced Rigging
  • Lighting and Rendering
  • Learning Labs:
    1. Animation Research Lab
    2. Elective Lab – II
    3. Lighting and Rendering Lab
IV Semester
  • Final Project and Internship

Career enhancement programs are formulated as per current industry standards and reflect on our commitment to build a unique workforce, which will meet the challenges in the industry. Evaluation is based on internal assessment, seminars, assignments, practical and theory examination and reports prepared by the students. To keep them at the forefront of employability, the career enhancement program prepares students with the necessary soft skills such as communication, presentation, and public speaking skills, personality development, and interview techniques.

The animation industry has developed a good hold over movies, games, and advertisements emerging as a primary entertainment industry. This field has become one of the most attractive careers for youngsters. Every year, there is a demand for more than 30,000 animators. Although, it is mainly dominated by the West, it has now found a new business hub in Asia with India being a major contributor with budding modelers, layout artists, story board writers, special effects creators, image editors, lighting artists, 2D and 3D animators.

Visual art, modelling, animation, composing, publishing, and directing are some areas that one can opt for. Animation uses a combination of technology, science, engineering, mathematics, design and art to create realistic action packed games. Besides the entertainment industry, video game designers create interactive games for the mobile technology industry, education, advertising and marketing, web design, and many businesses. There is a huge scope for this field open to you after completing post-graduation.