Animation is not only about making cartoons or drawing caricatures; it is the art of creating an illusion of movement and bringing to life everything around you. With sharp skills and the right training, you can work in animation studios, gaming companies, television channels, advertising agencies & film production companies, and have a high-paying career.

Arena Animation International Program (Animation) helps you develop your skills & build a professional work portfolio.



The battle scenes in the movie ‘300’ were created using crowd simulation, as was the animal army in ‘The Chronicles of Narnia’. Instead of creating crowd scenes manually, you can now create large crowds within minutes. With Arena, you learn & experience the latest tool used in Hollywood to create crowd simulations.
Create different types of characters to show a crowd in a stadium, in a battle zone, in a race or competition, etc. Basically, wherever you need to show a number of people or characters together in a scene, you can use this software to create them quickly and beautifully.


Car brands like Lamborghini, Audi & Hyundai Accent have used projection mapping by splashing different colors & changing background scenery at the launch of their new cars. This helps give users a feel of the various terrains that the cars can travel in and the different looks that can be customized for the vehicles.Projection mapping is used for car & bike shows, fashion shows, trade exhibitions, basically anywhere where there is scope for showcasing designs on any surface, be it walls or ceilings or even outdoors during a rock concert! Projection mapping is fast becoming the preferred tool to advertise, entertain and inform.Learn this latest technology at Arena Animation and open exciting new job opportunities for yourself.


Google Glass is going to be the Next Big Thing. These ‘sunglasses’ will show you the road to take, allow you to take pictures and videos directly, provide information about places, and do a lot of other exciting things. And all this through augmented reality.
Augmented reality is a digitally-enhanced view of the real world using some tools & software. Learn to create this enhanced view with Arena Animation. You can create apps, websites, and many other products that give users a real-life experience and information without much effort.

All these technologies come together in Arena’s new AAIP career course. AAIP is a comprehensive program that will train you in all aspects of animation. The course provides in-depth knowledge of the fundamentals & advanced techniques of 2D & 3D animation, design visualization, and digital sculpting.

Course Highlights
  • Access Onlinevarsity: Onlinevarsity is Arena’s exclusive web portal for students. You can log in to this portal to get course material, discuss doubts & problems with professors at any time of the day or night, chat with your classmates, plan activities or projects, get references to more learning resources, see samples & references of good work, etc.
  • Learn different techniques of animation including visualization, digital animation, lighting & camera techniques, paint effects, and motion graphics.
  • Explore job opportunities in hundreds of companies around the world.
  • Hands-on practical training using latest tools & techniques.
  • Projects at regular intervals.
  • Specialization in an area of your choice & a professional work portfolio.
  • Industry interaction & workshops. CAREER SUPPOR
Career options
  • You can make a successful career as a VFX artist & compositing artist in:
  • Animation film production studios
  • Television channels
  • Television production houses
  • Ad production houses
  • Gaming companies
  • 100% job placement assistance
  • Industry interaction
  • Job fairs
  • Studio tours
  • Career seminars
  • Creative workshops
  • Illustrator: An Illustrator communicates a story, a message or idea through his/her creative skills in art, design & Images .
  • Graphic Artist: A graphic artist provides design solutions with high visual impact based on client's requirements.
  • Illustrator: An Illustrator communicates a story, a message or idea through his/her creative skills in art, design & Images .
  • Graphic Artist: A graphic artist provides design solutions with high visual impact based on client's requirements.
  • Audio Editor: They are responsible for assembling recorded music, audio raw material and creating additional sound effects for the film.
  • Storyboard Artist: They make a series of sketches, a kind of comic book to tell a story and translate the ideas & words into actions & images.
  • Video Editor: A video editor is responsible for assembling recorded video raw material into a finished film, along with the audio editor.
  • Flash Animator: They are the artist or technician, who designs, develops, or produces an animated series of frames in Flash software.
  • 3D Animator: 3D Animator combine the work of all the other departments through specific techniques & software to create the final animation.
  • 3D Modelers: 3D Modelers create three-dimensional computer models by manipulating height, width & depth.
  • Texturing Artist: Texturing ArtistTheir job is to provide colour, depth, texture & quality to a digitally generated 3D model's skin or surface.
  • Lighting Artist: Lighting artist ensure that there is consistency in light & shadow, colour balance & mood amongst the various elements of a shot or scene.
  • Rendering Artist: Their job is to add final touches to a frame or film through compositing in order to create life-like images on screen.
  • Compositor: Their job is to creatively combine all the elements into the final product, ensuring that the established style & continuity of the film is maintained.
  • Modules
  • Develop your visualization & graphic skills, and learn audio-video editing, digital filmmaking, and design for print & advertising.
  • Anatomy Study
  • Typography Design
  • Digital Illustrations
  • Digital Painting
  • 2D Animation Concepts
  • Digital Filmmaking Concepts
  • Production Planning – I
  • Audio-Video Editing
  • Video Editing
  • Storyboarding & Animatics
  • Design Portfolio
  • *You will get a Certificate in AAIP in Graphic & Visual Design (GVD) on completion of the first semester of the course.
  • Modules
  • Create a 3D animation portfolio. Learn 3D motion graphics, digital compositing & production planning.
  • Clay Modeling and Animation
  • 3D Basics – Modeling to Animation
  • Modeling in 3D
  • Lights, Camera and Materials
  • 3D Motion Graphics and Fx
  • Rendering with V-Ray
  • Digital Compositing
  • 3D Printing Concepts
  • Production Planning – II
  • 3D Animation Portfolio
  • * You will get a Certificate in AAIP Animation on completion of the first & second semesters of the course.
  • Modules
  • Learn crowd simulation, projection mapping and augmented reality. Create your demo reel.
  • 3D Basics – Modelling to Animation
  • 3D Modeling
  • Texturing, Lighting & Rendering
  • Rigging
  • Character animation
  • Dynamics & Realistic Features
  • Crowd Simulation
  • Working with Arnold Renderer
  • Production Planning – III
  • Portfolio Demo Reel
  • * Get a Certificate in AAIP Advance Animation on completion of the course.


10+2 (Arts/ Science/ Commerce)/ College students


24 months (2 hours a day for 3 days a week.)