Multimedia is a vast field of study in the design discipline. As the name suggests, careers in this field are in the film & television industry, entertainment companies and many other works related to art. Professionals in this field work back of the house in the entertainment industry. The work of various professionals with different specialization in this field when compiled together emerges as a piece of art.
Students who wish to choose a career in this field should have an interest in this industry and should have the creativity that could be put to use in a right way. Animation and VFX professionals have the most demand in this industry. It is a very vast field of art which has a never-ending demand for professionals. The salary packages in this field entirely depend upon the quality of work. A professional in this field earn an average salary of Rs.3.5Lakh per year.
Multimedia professionals are in huge demand in the field of design and fine arts. They get jobs as per the specialization they have studied. The primary recruiters being the film and television industry, these professionals can also work as a freelancer and assist in projects. They can also work as marketing professionals and promote the services of a production house. Students can pursue a short-term diploma course or a Bachelor or Masters in this field to secure good jobs.
- Multimedia Designer
- Media Analyst
- Multimedia Consultant
- Multimedia Artist
- Film and Video Editor
- Web designing and development
- Multimedia Marketing
For Bachelors Courses:
Students must have cleared the 10+2/equivalent examination with minimum 50% marks and then clear the entrance exam to qualify for Bachelor’s Courses.
For Masters Courses:
Students must have a graduation in this field to qualify for its Master’s Courses.
There are not many centralized exams to get admitted into these courses. Students have to give institutional tests to secure admission in the desired institute. List of exams for courses in this field are as follows,
- Diploma in Animation designing and Multimedia
- Advance Diploma in Multimedia animation and VFX
- Bachelor of Arts in Multimedia
- Bachelor of Computer applications in Multimedia and Animation
- Bachelor of Science in Animation and Multimedia
- Bachelor in Animation and Computer Graphics
- Master of Arts in Multimedia
- Master of Science in Multimedia and Animation
Top Colleges which offer courses in Multimedia:
- National Institute of Design, Ahmedabad
- Vogue Institute of Fashion and Technology, Banglore
- Film and Television Institute of India, Pune
- IIFA Multimedia, Banglore