About Picasso International Animation College
Best Animation College in Northern India run and managed by NRI Educationist with passion for making it destination point in Animation Education/Industry.
It is not just another business but a vested interest to succeed and create the BEST ANIMATORS & CG ARTIST suited to the needs of the Animation industry in India and Abroad. Committed for excellence and quality education, best infrastructure, Studio experienced - specialized faculty and 100% placement coordination with PTU & IGNOU - Degree, Diploma & Certificate plus Bank loans.
In depth learning of 3D Animation, Multimedia & Visual Effects Certified by IGNOU. Specially structured 6 semester program with theory courses and practical learning. Access world class facilities at Picasso Animation College training studios. Knowledge bank of case studies & research. Interaction with world class experts. Prepares you for Career opportunities in Computer graphics, Web design, E learning, Animation, VFX & Gaming.Read more →
From Chairman's Desk
Picasso International Animation College is my personal vision to leverage the technology advancement in media productions of the West to impart World Class Animation Education in India.
Picasso International strives to provide you with the best infrastructure, high-end graphics workstations and industry experienced faculty. A career in animation means being a part of one of the most ‘happening’ industries of our time. Animation & Internet touch every facet of modern life.
According to recent reports, the global Animation and Gaming market is expected to grow from $122.20 billion in 2010 to $242.93 billion by 2016. According to NASSCOM, in 2009, the state of the animation industry in India, was growing at a CAGR of 30%, is estimated to reach US$ 1.5 billion by 2015.
Some of the other estimates of the NASSCOM report on animation indicate the following:
- The global entertainment market will generate a demand for animation production services of the order of US$ 37 billion by 2003
- In the non-entertainment segment the demand for animation production services will touch US$ 14.7 billion by 2015
- The global film/TV program production market will create a US $ 17.5 billion revenue opportunity for animation production houses
- The Indian gaming industry was estimated at nearly $48 million in 2006 and is expected to cross $424 million by 2010.
There are about 300 animation companies employing 12,000 people in India. Nearly 3,000 freelancers are working in this industry. With so much of Hollywood movies being outsourced to India and growth of animation in Bollywood, NASSCOM predicts the number of animation jobs in India is set to cross 300,000 in the near future!!
We have leveraged our over 22 years of experience living in Los Angeles, California, a robust network of Hollywood & Bollywood Studios, and relationships with world class universities such as California State University, Long Beach and Los Angeles Film School, to create curriculum, which is in line with International standards and industry practices.
Picasso International takes pride in producing studio ready animators & artists, who can be placed in any studio world-wide without any further training. Our focus on creative foundation creates individuals who command respect and the highest salaries in the Industry. If you are looking for a dynamic and stimulating environment with International standards that can launch you in to the exciting world of Digital Animation – look no further than Picasso International. We create STARs in Global Animation – It’s a promise.
Anuna Education Network is our knowledge and management partner to help us network with studios for placements and to help us expand and constantly innovate our curriculum. The promoters of Anuna.in are based out of Los Angeles and Mumbai and have experience working with great studios such as Sony Pictures Imageworks, Ubisoft, Ascent Media, Method Studios, Starz Media, Prana Studios, Red Chillies, Tata Elxsi VCL, Anibrain, Maya Studios, UTV, Prakash Jha Productions, Prime Focus, Legend Films, etc.
Tour Picasso International Animation College Lucknow Campus
Animation is movie magic! Loved by children and adults alike, its potential for teaching, learning and inspiring a life-long love of the arts is vast. It is an incredible medium to explore creativity, almost without limitations.
Animation application areas include myriad avenues in the following areas :
- Entertainment (Movies and Television)
- Business (Product Promotions & Marketing Demos)
- Sales (Presentations)
- Education (Smart Classes & Web Based Tutorials)
- Publishing (Graphics & Printing)
- Virtual Reality in Defense
- Web Designing
- Advertising (Commercials & Print Ads)
- Fashion Designing & Interior Designing
- Computer/Mobile Games
- Medical, Legal & Insurance Industry (Presentations & Models)
- Leading Studios & Training Institutes
IT industry body Nasscom has projected the Indian animation industry to reach $1.16 billion of revenues by 2012. The industry is currently worth $460 million and is expected to grow at a CAGR of 27%.
The animation industry is likely to have the going good in respect of jobs. Nasscom's projections suggest that employment in this sector will double from 14,700 now to 29,500 by 2012. Similarly, the gaming industry too will create a huge number of jobs in the next three years, with the projections being 10,700 jobs by 2012 from a meagre 2,300 people now.
Degree Courses Picasso International offer you the Degree Courses in Animation. These includes B.Sc in Multimedia & M.Sc in Multimedia, affiliated to Punjab Technical University. The course durations are 3 years and 2 years respectively. In the course curriculum, students are taught all the softwares which are used in the industry along with the theoretical subjects of Punjab Technical University.Read more →
Diploma Courses Picasso International also offer you Diploma Courses in Animation. This include Star Program in Animation and VFX, affiliated to Punjab Technical University and IGNOU. The course duration is 18 months. In the course curriculum, students are taught all the softwares which are used in the industry and are mastered in the concepts of Animation and VFX..Read more →
Certificate Courses Picasso International also offers you various Certificate Courses in Graphic & Web Designing, 2D and 3D Animation and VFX. The course durations are 6 months. In the course curriculum, students are taught all the concepts of particular software opted in the particular course, according to the industry standards and in a fast track manner.Read more →
Isha Srivastava3D Animator, Prana Animation Studios
My life in Picasso Campus has been simply awesome. I was always guided and supported by the brilliant faculties. A big thanks to them. Nevertheless, my friends and companies have also been great. I will always cherish my memories at Picasso Campus.
My teachers have always have been very supportive. I would like to thank Shobhit sir, Devanshu Sir, Stuti Mam and Sandeep Mehra Sir for their overwhelming trust on me. I will always miss them.
Avtar Singh3D Animator, Prana Animation Studios
My journey in Picasso has been simply great. All our faculties are the best and according to me Picasso International Animation College is the best in North India if you compare it with other Animation Colleges.
I am very thankful to all my teachers Mr. Shobhit Verma, Mr. Devanshu Khatri, Mr. Jayant Mehra, Mr. Atul Sharma and Shalini Mam, they all are very much talented and great humans. I will always miss them.
Aaditya Singh3D Animator, Prana Animation Studios
Picasso is the Best Animation College; not just in Lucknow, but I challenge it’s the Best College in india and provides the best faculty from all over India. All, my journey at Picasso was memorable and awesome.
Whatever, I say for the faculties will be less for them to describe their qualities. I would like to sum up all of them in few words. They are hard working, dedicated and friendly & the best faculty I ever got in my whole life and last but not the least all are great human beings. Love you so much Shobhit sir, Devanshu Sir and all the faculties.