highCourse Highlights

DegreeName: M.A. in Animation Multimedia ( Post Graduate Program )

Eligibility : Graduation in Arts / Commerce or Science ( Any Discipline )

Duration : 24 Months

Seats : Only 60 Seats / Batch in a Year

Study Mode : Full time / Part Time/ Distance

Admission Period : 15th March – 15th June. With late fees (16th June – 31st July)


bookCourse Introduction

This 2 year post-graduate degree course is approved and recognized  by the Karnataka State University with degree name M.A. in Multimedia. Students and Professionals who want to excel in their specialization should complete this post graduation program.

  • University affiliated : Karnataka State Open University ( KSOU )
  • Course Fees : Rs 2,50,000 + Service Tax




MA multimedia (animation) course is ideal for people seeking career in animation in following areas

  • Multimedia Artist
  • 2D Animator
  • 3D Animator
  • Classical Animator
  • Pre production artist
  • Digital Artist
  • VFX Artist
  • Post Production Artist
  • AV Editors

100% Placement assistance is available after the course. Apply for Admission


listTopics Covered Under This Course

  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe Photoshop Design Concepts
  • Corel Draw basic & Advanced
  • Introduction about the web designing concepts
  • HTML and Layout design for the websites
  • Adobe Dreamweaver Basic & Advanced
  • Adobe Flash Animation Essentials, Basic & Advanced
  • Autodesk Maya Organic & Inorganic Modeling & Texturing
  • Autodesk Maya Rigging, Lighting, Dynamics & Rendering
  • The pipeline of Post Production
  • Basic & Advanced Level of After Effects
  • Video editing and special effects for films.

bookCourse fee structure

Total Fees after Consession in Fees=2,50,000+12.36%=2,80,900

Installment NoFees S.T. (12.36%) Total fees with ST 
First Year1,38,35017,1001,55,450
Second Year11165013800125450
Total Fees250,00030,900280,900
Total Fees after Consession in Fees=2,50,000+12.36%=2,80,900

Installment NoFees S.T. (12.36%) Total fees with ST 
First Semester82,52510,20092,725
Second Semester55825690062725
Third Semester55825690062725
Forth Semester55825690062725
Total Fees250,00030,900280,900


What is this M.A. in animation Degree Course all about?

This is a 2 year post-graduate degree course in animation and multimedia approved and recognized as such by the Karnataka State University with degree name M.A. in multimedia.


What is the future for candidates who successful accomplish this course?

On successful completion of this course, you can look forward to a rewarding career with the top animation and advertising studios. This is further bolstered by the fact that there is, as of now, a severe shortfall of Masters in Animation in the country. Doing this course guarantees you besides money, recognition in an important upcoming field.

You can also apply for the post of faculty members in any of the top institutions in the country who are always on the lookout for individuals with in-depth understanding of multimedia and animation.


What would this post-graduate degree course teach you?

A MA in multimedia animation is a post-graduate degree course in animation wherein the students learn in detail about animation principles and its implementation into real scenarios. Students get to learn 2D animation, 3D animation and Visual Effects. In the end, they prepare a portfolio which becomes their show reel for prospective employers.

You may get more information under our course coverage tab, down this page.


Why would a university post-graduate degree / course only suffice?

There are only a handful of institutions within the country which offer 2 years PG course in animation and multimedia. In most cases, these are not recognized by UGC and do not assure a quality job after completion.

Contrary to the above, where you successfully complete the post-graduate degree i.e. MA in Multimedia (Animation) from VEDA, you become one of the most sought-after professional in the country who commands not only respect but a good pay package.


What is the kind of placement assistance can you expect after successfully completing the M.A Multimedia and Animation?

At VEDA, we have a separate placement office which takes care of the student’s grooming in professional etiquettes and soft skills development.

We focus not only in making an animator out of you but also a complete professional in the field of animation that the industry is always on the lookout.

Also, we have tie-ups with various multimedia studios within the country to place our students who have successfully completed the course.

During your course you also get lots of opportunity to do freelance work which may not only support you financially but also sharpen your skills.


What are the additional benefits you get on doing this M.A. in Multimedia and Animation from VEDA?

In addition to offering the best infrastructure, equipment and faculty to complete this course, VEDA is the only Media and Animation institute in Pune (Maharashtra) offering dual degrees on successful completion of this course. Besides the MA in Multimedia, our students get another value-added degree ie., a 1 Year “Foundation Certificate in Fine Arts” recognized by the Director of Arts , J.J. School of Arts, Mumbai, the most renowned institution in Fine arts in India.

This is a unique blend of professional accomplishments which shall make you the most sought after candidate in the industry!


Can students of Arts and Commerce also apply to the M.A. in Multimedia course?

Yes they can. Being in the nature of a job-oriented technical course, graduates from any stream (Science, Arts or Commerce) can apply for this post-graduate degree. Even those awaiting their results can apply on a provisional basis which gets confirmed where they pass their graduation.

Apply early as the number of seats per session are very limited with only 20 for Indian and 05 for foreign students.




Useful Links to know more Animation and Multimedia Industry in India and Aboard

Foundation Art course link by Kala Sanchanalaya Mumbai,

Link of Sir J.J School of Art Mumbai

Check the Wikipedia Page about Indian Animation Industry :

Check The Animation and Gaming Industry in India: A report by Ernst & Young at NASSCOM Website

Economic Times Article about Animation Industry In India

Indian animation industry worth $500 mn 

Indian Animation Outsourcing Market by Animation Boss , See more

Salary Level for Fresher in Indian Animation Industry , A report by Payscale

To know more about M.A. in Animation please visit our college address in Pune

MCE Society’s
PAI College of Visual Effect , Design and Art
Ground Floor, Azam Campus , Camp , Near Poona College Pune 411001