Arena Animation International Program

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 have a high-paying career. In fact, senior animators can work with studios and earn Rs. 5 lakh per year*. Arena Animation International Program (Animation) helps you develop your skills & build a professional work portfolio.


golGolaem Crowd: 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.

pixar-renderman-post1Pixar RenderMan: From the snowflakes and castles in the film ‘Frozen’ to the detailed character design of ‘Monsters University’, all are the result of Pixar RenderMan. A product of Pixar, the world’s top animation studio, RenderMan has been specially created by filmmakers to render VFX. It has advanced features to create dazzling visual effects for animation or films. And Arena has the exclusive rights in India to teach this fantastic new tool to our students, giving you the edge to get ahead in your career.

Projection mappingProjection mapping: 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.

Augmented RealityAugmented Reality: 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.


  • Develop your own print portfolio & learn visualization, media publishing & graphic design skills.
    Design & Visualization Fundamentals-
    Graphics & Illustration Fundamentals-
    Typography Techniques-
    Creative IllustrationsAdobe Illustrator
    Creating ArtworksCorelDRAW
    Image MagicAdobe Photoshop Extended
    Design for Print and Advertising-
    Media PublishingAdobe InDesign
    Print PortfolioProject
  • Create a 2D animation portfolio & learn digital animation, audio-video editing, scripting & storyboarding.
    Storyboarding for Animation-
    Concepts of 2D Animation-
    Anatomy Study-
    Working with AudioSound Forge/Adobe Audition
    Video Streaming & EditingAdobe Premiere Pro
    2D Digital AnimationAdobe Flash Professional
    Basic Scripting & InteractivityAdobe Flash Professional
    Action Script 3.0
    2D Animation PortfolioProject
  • Create your 3D animation portfolio & learn special effects, rendering, clay animation & modeling techniques.
    ClaymationStop Motion Pro/Monkey Jump
    3D Basics-
    Modeling in 3D3ds Max
    Lights, Camera and Materials3ds Max
    3D Motion Graphics and Fx3ds Max
    Rendering with V-Ray3ds Max with V-Ray
    Digital FxAdobe After Effects Professional
    3D Animation PortfolioProject
  • Work on Pixar RenderMan – exclusively at Arena Animation – and learn crowd simulation, projection mapping and augmented reality.
    Pixar RenderManPixar RenderMan
    Crowd SimulationGolaem Crowd
    3D Projection MappingMAYA & 3ds Max
    Augmented Reality3ds Max
    3D ModelingMaya Unlimited
    Texturing, Lighting & RenderingMaya Unlimited
    Paint Effects - VisorMaya Unlimited
    Portfolio Demo ReelProjects