20 Years | 20 Countries | Over 4 Lakh Students Trained
Courses Offered in Arena Animation, Kilpauk Centre
Arena Animation offers career courses in animation, VFX, multimedia, gaming, web & graphic designing, & more.

Digital Communication Design (DCD)

At the end of this module, the student will be able to:

  • Understand the importance of Advertising
  • Explain various advertising techniques
  • Understand various aspects of drawings
  • Understand the scope and application of typography in
    contemporary society
  • Create artworks/ Illustrations
  • Use Image Editing tools and retouch image
  • Create 2D animation
  • Design and publish a page layout for magazine and brochures
  • Understand effectiveness of advertising through electronic
    media and digital media

Web Designing & Multimedia

To learn to create dynamic websites & graphics for clients.

  • Graphics, Web Design & Development (GWDD)
  • Web Design & Development Program
  • Multimedia Design Program
  • Design & Publishing Program

Graphics, Web Design & Development (GWDD)

Course Structure

  • Design and Visualization Fundamentals
  • Graphics & Illustration Fundamentals
  • Essentials of Web Designing
  • Typography Techniques
  • Illustrations for Web
  • Creating Artworks
  • Layout Design
  • Web Animation and Interactivity
  • Designing for Web using Markup Language and Style sheets
  • Developing Interactive Web Pages
  • Design and Development using Programming Language
  • Content Management System
  • Search Engine Optimization
  • Google Analytics
  • Web Design & Development portfolio

Exit Profiles

  • Web Designer
  • Flash Animator
  • Layout Designer
  • UI / UX Designer
  • Graphic Designer
  • Illustration Artist
  • Web Developer
  • Digital Artist
  • Visualiser
  • SEO Consultant
  • Content Management System specialist and many more…


To develop special effects & work in filmmaking

  • VFX Pro
  • VFX Compositing


Course Structure

Term 1 Term 2 Term 3 Term 4
Design and Visualization Fundamentals Anatomy Study 3D Basics - Modeling to
Graphics & Illustration Fundamentals Concepts of 2D Animation 3D Modeling Rotoscope
Typography Techniques Storyboarding for Animation Digital Sculpting Wire removal
Creative Illustrations Working with Audio Texturing Colour Correction
Creating Artworks Video Streaming and Editing Lighting and rendering Green/ Blue screen
Image Magic 2D Digital Animation Rigging Matchmoving & Camera
Design for Print and Advertising Basic Scripting and Interactivity Animation Matte Painting
Media Publishing 2D Animation Portfolio Dynamics and Realistic
Rotoscope and
Matchmoving in Mocha
Print Portfolio   Crowd Simulation Portfolio Demo Reel
    Pixar Renderman  
    3D Portfolio  

Exit Profiles

  • Graphic Designer
  • Illustrator
  • Layout Designer
  • Visualizer
  • Audio /Video Editor
  • Storyboard Artist
  • Flash Designer/ Animator
  • Vfx Artist
  • Dynamics Artist
  • Character Animator
  • Rigging Artist
  • Lighting Artist
  • 3d Matte Painter
  • Visualiser
  • Animator
  • Match moving Artist
  • 3D Tracking Artist
  • Roto Artist
  • Matte painter
  • Compositor
  • Pre comp Artists
  • Match moving Artist
  • Tracking artist
  • VFX Compositor and many more…


To create funky characters & bring them to life in a movie/ ad/ TV series

  • AAIP-Animation
  • Animation Film Design (AFD)


Course Structure

Term 1 Term 2 Term 3 Term 4
Design and Visualization Fundamentals Anatomy Study Clay Mation -A Stop Motion
Animation techniques
(Tools : Stop Motion Pro / Monkey Jump)
3D Modeling
(Tools : MAYA Unlimited)
Graphics & Illustration Fundamentals Concepts of 2D Animation 3D Basics - Modeling to Animation Texturing, Lighting & Rendering
(Tools : MAYA Unlimited)
Typography Techniques Storyboarding for Animation Modeling with 3D
(Tools : 3ds Max)
Paint Effects - Visor
(Tools : MAYA Unlimited)
Creative Illustrations
(Tools : Adobe Illustrator)
Working with Audio
(Tools : Sound Forge / Adobe Audition )
Lights, Camera and Materials
(Tools : 3ds Max)
Crowd Simulation
(Tools : Golaem Crowd)
Creating Artworks
(Tools : CorelDRAW)
Video Streaming and Editing
(Tools : Adobe Premier Pro)
3D Motion Graphics and Fx
(Tools : 3ds Max)
Pixar Renderman
(Tools : Pixar Renderman)
Image Magic
(Toos : Adobe Photoshop Extended)
2D Digital Animation
(Tools : Adobe Flash Professional)
Rendering with V-Ray
(Tools : 3ds Max with V-Ray)
3D Projection Mapping
(Tools : MAYA & 3ds Max)
Design for Print and Advertising Basic Scripting and Interactivity
(Tools : Adobe Flash Professional Action Script 3.0)
Digital Fx
(Tools : Adobe After Effects Professional)
3D for Augmented Reality
(Tools : 3ds Max)
Media Publishing
(Tools : Adobe Indesign)
2D Animation Portfolio
(Tools : Project)
3D Animation Portfolio
(Tools : Project)
Portfolio Demo Reel
(Tools : Project)
Print Portfolio
(Tools : Project)


To develop games for Internet or PS, Xbox, Wii, mobile phones, etc.

  • Game Art & Design


Create designs & course material for various types of training

  • Digital Media Pro3

Short term courses

Build or add to your skills in animation, web & graphics, VFX or gaming,
in a short period of time

  • Compositing & effects
  • Audio/video editing
  • Web design & graphics
  • Interactive web pages
  • Drawing/design
  • Graphics & animation
  • Print & publishing
  • 3D animation
  • CAD design

Arena Animation offers power-packed courses that help you develop your creative career. Many of Arena's students are now working with top studios & companies, and you can be one of them.

With Arena, you get:

  • 100% job placement assistance
  • High-end studio infrastructure
  • Industry visits & workshops
  • Regular projects
  • Guidance to develop your professional portfolio & demo reel
  • Access to Onlinevarsity#: Arena's exclusive web portal that adds to your classroom learning
  • Hands-on training using latest tools & techniques that are currently in demand in the industry
  • Arena Orbit Live: Arena's annual student-industry learning event that blends education with fun & parties