Animation colleges have become quite popular students who have just cleared their 10+2 exam and have a knack for creativity. While there are a plethora of animation institutes that have popped up all across the country, only few offer a degree, or even a diploma.
Arena Multimedia was established in 1998 and has been one of the pioneers in the multimedia and animation education centre; also, it is one of the best animation colleges of India. Arena Multimedia is affiliated to the Mahatma Gandhi University and it is located in Delhi, Bangalore, Noida, and Mumbai. Arena offers graduate level courses in web and graphic design, film making, audio visual editing and advertising.
Maya Academy of Advanced Cinematics (MAAC)
MAAC, was established in 2001 and is currently one of the top seeded institutes in India. They are affiliated to the IGNOU and offer undergraduate course in 3D animation, multimedia, graphic and web designing. They also offer a certificate course in game art. They are located in Delhi, Mumbai, Pune, Nagpur and Maharashtra.
Picasso Animation College
Picasso Animation College, one of the best animation colleges in India, was established in 2009 in collaboration with Centennial College in Canada. They offer undergraduate courses in multimedia with specialization in Digital Film Making & Visual Effects as well as a post graduate course in multimedia. Other courses offered by them are Pgamma in Game Art, Web Graphics, pbeta DFM and Pexpert Max. Picasso Animation College is located in Delhi, Hyderabad, Ghaziabad, Lucknow, Bangalore, Chandigarh and Udaipur.
There are also other animation colleges in the country that students and go to. Before joining, they should understand what are the courses being offered and which course would suit them best.