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Frequently Asked Question

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Frequently Asked Question

Which are the application areas of Multimedia & Animation?

Multimedia is inevitably being used in Print & Publishing industry, Entertainment Industry which includes Broadcast Media & Film, Advertising industry, Internet, Gaming, Education, Computer Based Training Applications, Architectural & Interior Designing, Fashion & Jewelry Designing, Product Designing, Medical Simulation, mobile application development etc.

What are the salary levels that Multimedia & Animation professionals get?

Arena Animation Basavanagudi has the culture of inviting eminent speakers and domain experts from the industry to address our students. These professionals give the latest updates of the technological changes and guide the students to be better prepared to face the emerging challenges. The students get an opportunity to interact with the experts and learn tips & tricks of that field.

What is the duration of the course in Arena?

The duration of the course depends upon the specialization that you take & the number of hours you can devote for the training. Career courses span from one to two and a half years, whereas short term professional courses span from three to six months.

What is the current industry scenario?

Indian Animation industry has experienced exponential growth in the last few years. And the trend is .expected to continue. Numerous advantages have contributed to the upsurge in India’s Animation industry. They include quality human resources, artistry and creativity, technological proficiency, productivity and English proficiency. Apart from this, there are many well-equipped animation studios in Bangalore which employ highly qualified professionals.

What are the career opportunities for the various courses taught at Arena Animation Basavangudi?

In one word - EXCELLENT. We offer courses in animation, visual fx, web designing, graphic designing & film editing. All these fields are growing exponentially every year with a great surge in demand for skilled professionals. The career options for the students have also widened with multimedia becoming a part of almost every single industry today, be it Films, Advertisements, Education, Printing, Gaming, Architecture, Packaging, Internet & many more.

Does Arena Animation Basavanagudi offer production-based training to its students?

Yes. We understand that practical working knowledge is extremely important for the students & we focus more on that aspect. Infact, we have designed our education as a production-based-training only & every student would be offered the production exposure through various projects under the supervision of experts from the industry.

Do the trainers in Arena Animation Basavangudi have a production background?

Our faculties are either from the production industry or had been trained extensively by the industry experts. They have solid knowledge in their chosen subjects & we conduct regular training programs to offer them updates about the latest developments in the software / industry.

What are the other value additions you provide to the students?

We actually provide a lot of Value additions & our students gain that ‘little extra’, which would make them unique compared to other centre students. For eg., Professional sketching, Clay modeling, Workshops, Seminars, In-house green matte studio for Vfx& short films shooting etc.

Do you encourage your students in short film making too?

Yes. We feel that a student’s true creativity would come out only while conceiving & executing a short film or an advertisement. So, we encourage & guide our students with the various processes involved in short film making like Story-boarding, Scene structure, Artist selection, Screenplay & dialogues, camera gears, Direction etc. And all the post production works like Editing, Dubbing, Effects, Colour correction etc are carried out in our centre itself.

How is the editing course conducted at Arena Animation Basavanagudi?

Editing course at Arena Animation Basavanagudi is conducted directly by the experts from the editing industry. We feel that our students would be able to get more production-based-exposure, if they are trained directly by the industry professionals & we hire them on a freelance basis to teach the students. We believe that we are the only training centre in Chennai to be following this excellent training methodology.

Can you share more details about your student placements?

We have a dedicated placement cell, whose job is not just to arrange interviews for students but also to train them properly for the interviews. We help the students with a good show-reel creation, resume building & interview skills. We hold a 92% placement track record, while the remaining 8% students have started their own businesses in the multimedia field. And all our alumni are doing extremely well now.

How will I know which course is right for me?

Please meet our Career Advisors who will suggest you the best course after judging your education background and your interests.

Do I have to pay the Course Fee at one time?

The Course Fee can be paid at one time in lump sum or in installments also.

What are the mediums of paying the Course Fees?

The Course Fee can be paid in cash, cheque or by credit card as per your convenience.

Do I have to pay for the books and study material?

No, all such books and study material required for the course will be supplied from our end.

I do not have a computer in my house? How do I practice what I have learn?

You are entitled to practice slots in our drone completely free of cost.

Where do I do my research and further study after class hours?

You can avail our library to do research by going through the books, DVD’s and journals in order to get deeper into the subject.

What type of placement will I get from the center and what will be the starting pay?

The placement that you can avail will depend on your skills, the kind of work portfolio that you have done and how you handle the interview. This may vary from person to person.

What other activities are conducted in your center ?

Besides teaching, we facilitate a holistic approach for all round development of students by other extracurricular activities like events like FX and Interface where we reward the students through various competitions and also give encouragement to their talents along with annual picnics, get together and other activities.

How is a student prepared for Placements?

We follow a method where a student is groomed through regular personality development sessions, mock interviews, technical test, Placement meets and Job Fairs.

Do you provide campus Interviews ?

Yes, campus interviews are held at regular intervals.

What if I am not satisfied with the services provided by the center ?

In case if you are not satisfied with the services, you can give a feedback which will be addressed. Feedbacks are taken every month by the center head personally along with an online feedback system. Also there is a Student Relationship Officer to look into the needs of the students and solve their issues.

How do I know whether the faculties are good in the center?

We have certified faculties who are trained in each particular subject. They have the experience of working in the industry and now are teaching because they are passionate to impart the knowledge they have gained over the years.

How do I know whether the faculties are good in the center?

We have certified faculties who are trained in each particular subject. They have the experience of working in the industry and now are teaching because they are passionate to impart the knowledge they have gained over the years.

How would I know that I am taking the right decision by joining Arena Basavanagudi?

Don’t believe us. Talk to our students studying currently , talk to our alumni, see the campus, see the infrastructure, meet the faculties and then take a decision based on your observation..

What is the Eligibility for Joining an Arena Course?

Arena Animation offers various courses in animation, multimedia & web design, gaming & VFX. The basic eligibility for all these courses is you should have completed your class 12 or 10 +2. Call our toll free no 080-22428888/7777& speak to Arena's career counselors who will help you with more details about the courses.

What Types of Courses are Available at Arena Animation Basavanagudi?

Arena Animation offers a variety of courses in Animation, VFX, Web Design & Multimedia. Arena offers courses to both, students who want to make a career in this field as well as to working professionals who wish to pick up additional skills by learning a new tool (or) software.

What are the Facilities and Infrastructure available at Arena Animation Basavanagudi?

Arena Animation Basavanagudi provides industry oriented training in its equipped with the latest infrastructure & state-of-the-art facilities. Arena Animation Basvanagudi offer the best equipment to deliver an experience just like working in a real animation studio. The animation labs have industry-standard technology & feature modern workstations. Latest software such as Autodesk 3ds Max, Autodesk Maya, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, SoundForge, Nuke, Mocha and more are installed for students to practice. Students get high-quality learning aids like books, CDs & study material to learn the right. techniques & practice their new skills in Animation & VFX.

What Software / Tools do you teach at Arena Animation Basavanagudi?

Arena Animation prepares students for various job roles in Animation, VFX & Gaming. For this, the Academy provides expert guidance in the latest industry-preferred software, including: Autodesk 3DS MAX Autodesk Maya ZBrush Motion Builder Stop Motion Pro V-Ray Adobe After Effects Adobe Photoshop Final Cut Pro Adobe PremiereTM Eyeon Fusion Nuke GameBryo