Essential Education – Virtual round table: Innovative ed-tech on the frontlines
4:30 pm PDT 06/04/2020 By AnimationXpress Team

As the COVID-19 lockdown continues across the country, people have been bound to their homes, for good. As all operations lean to the virtual world amid the lockdown, we embraced the same as well. Taking our industry-academia engagement event forward, Adobe along with AnimationXpress – a part of Group presented “Essential Education” – a virtual round table conference to discuss the importance and various ways of creativity which can be imbibed early in a student’s path. The attempt was … Read More

Essential Education: An evening of learning and opportunities
7:00 pm PDT 03/03/2020 By AnimationXpress Team

Irrespective of any industry, creativity is required everywhere. To succeed in the competitive market, clear innovation, guidance and unleashing the creative potential of students is of utmost importance. While it is not a topic alien to the institutes which groom students to their career, a carefully curated event was brought in place by AnimationXpress in association with Adobe to discuss the topic further. On 28 February, 2020, the Crowne Plaza in Pune played host to “Essential Education”, which was a … Read More

Timepro joins forces with Moody’s Analytics to create a Wealth Management Course
6:00 pm PDT 15/11/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

Technological advancements have been facilitating education in a variety of ways. Recently TimesPro and Moody’s Analytics recently launched an exclusively designed, advanced Post Graduate Diploma in Wealth Management (PGDWM) which will be available for students on a dedicated application/website. Learning has become easy with the advent of technology and its applications. Targeted at graduates and postgraduates, successful completion of the program will earn candidates the globally recognized Certified International Wealth Manager (CIWM) designation in addition to the PGDWM. The CIWM is accredited by … Read More

PAI College of VEDA’s annual event, Kalotsav 2019 served as an exciting platform for the students to showcase their talents
6:30 pm PDT 06/02/2019 By AnimationXpress Team

Kalotsav is an annual gathering and festival event of MCE Society’s PAI College of Visual Effects, Design & Art. A range of exciting events and workshops are held during this festival which goes on for seven days. The institute hosts a variety of competitions in fields such as photography, short film, VFX shot, graphic poster design, logo design to name a few, and all these activities are open to all institutes of Azam Campus and to a large number of … Read More

Veative plans to bring immersive technology in classrooms with it’s VR Learn Solution
5:00 pm PDT 10/07/2018 By AnimationXpress Team

Veative, a provider of education technology and digital learning solutions has recently launched its VR Learn Solution. The company uses immersive technologies such as 3D, virtual reality, augmented reality and mixed reality with an objective to bring significant educational transformation by introducing immersive and interactive modules within classrooms. Veative co-founder Ankur Aggarwal says ‘’Veative’s VR Learn solutions is a reality based immersive and experiential learning solution which results in possibly heightened retention of the subject matter, and deeper level of engagement in a … Read More

Native Puppets brings world-class animation courses at your doorstep
11:00 am PDT 26/01/2018 By AnimationXpress Team

Native Puppets, one of India’s top online animation schools with expertise in character animation, has some exciting news for budding animators – It’s offering certified advanced diploma courses in animation, gaming, and VFX to prospective students. And they can do this in the comfort of their home by creating a schedule to match their convenience! Native Puppets has carved a niche for themselves in the field of animation schooling. Their trainers and alumni come from all parts of the world, … Read More

Here are some of the best animation schools in the world
11:30 am PDT 19/12/2017 By AnimationXpress Team

If you are looking for a career in the field of animation, you must definitely be on a lookout for the best animation schools in the world. Here is a list of five of the top animation schools globally! Every student is different and has different requirements, skill sets and aspirations when it comes to their career. With the right animation degree, it is not just about learning animation games and graphics. Today, animation experts can try their hands in … Read More

Kolkata gets its ninth MAAC centre
2:30 pm PDT 14/12/2017 By AnimationXpress Team

Maya Academy of Advanced Cinematics (MAAC) today announced the launch of its ninth MAAC Kasba centre in Kolkata. With more and more film-goers hooked to flying humans and stomping monsters, the Indian animation and visual effects (VFX) industry has grown considerably. Aptech AVP Shajan Samuel said, “Kolkata has always been known as a city of literary, artistic, and revolutionary heritage. Considering these trends, MAAC Kasba will turn Kolkata into a hotbed of animation and VFX artists. We launched our first … Read More

FX School to provide up to 100 per cent scholarship in filmmaking, game design, VFX and more
6:00 pm PDT 23/11/2017 By AnimationXpress Team

Deserving students can earn a full 100 per cent scholarship as well as 75 per cent and 50 per cent scholarships towards FX School’s courses in filmmaking, visual effects (VFX), virtual reality game design and development, graphic design & digital art and computer graphics animation by taking a free test on 24 or 25 November. This year FX School has allocated five 100 per cent scholarships! Last year, scholarships totalling 25 lakhs were awarded to aspirants. FX School National Award … Read More

Vancouver Film School’s Mumbai and Hyderabad campuses launched; will include courses for the AVGC industry
4:00 pm PDT 20/11/2017 By AnimationXpress Team

Vancouver Film School (VFS) has partnered with Digital India (DI) to create satellite campuses to offer programs in animation, VFX, game development and film to provide skills to students at par with international industry standards. The collaboration at Mumbai was marked by a signing ceremony between VFS and DI at Taj Mahal Palace hotel attended by Canadian Minister of Trade, François-Philippe Champagne, high commissioner of Canada, Nadir Patel, Diwakar Gandhi for VFS, Meena Sood for DI and Ashish Kulkarni from … Read More

MAAC to enter Kollam with a new centre
1:30 pm PDT 16/11/2017 By AnimationXpress Team

Maya Academy of Advanced Cinematics (MAAC) today announced the launch of its first centre at Kollam district and the third MAAC centre in Kerala. Kerala has been witnessing a huge interest among the youth to learn animation and VFX enabled course. In addition to a thriving media and entertainment industry, the increasing number of animation studios and game developers have been playing a pivotal role in this trend. MAAC Kollam will offer students an opportunity to learn 3D animation, VFX, … Read More

MAAC launches first centre in Cuttack, Orissa
2:30 pm PDT 09/10/2017 By AnimationXpress Team

Maya Academy of Advanced Cinematics (MAAC) has announced the launch of its first centre in the city of Cuttack in Orissa. This is the second centre in Orissa and will be the latest addition to the MAAC in India. Aptech assistant vice president Shajan Samuel said, “We are looking to expand in tier-two cities in Eastern India  as we are confident our next level of growth will come from these cities. With state of the art facilities and the latest 3D animation and visual effects … Read More