Major Multimedia Education / Training Centers
Some Universities and Institutions in the country offers long term and short term courses in Multimedia depending upon the qualification and depth of training to be given. National Multimedia Resource Centre ( NMRC ), Centre for design of advance computing ( C – DAC ), Shivajinagar Pune, has taken lead in multimedia training programs. They have designed latest academic curriculum for their multimedia courses. Multimedia training programs covers the topics like high – end 2D and 3D Animation, Non Linear Video Editing, Virtual Reality Authoring and Web Multimedia to produce highly trained manpower in the field of Multimedia.
The multimedia tools and technology development at NMRC covers Multilinguism in Multimedia, Digital Library Authoring Tools, Content Archival, Usability Evaluation, Content Editing and Database driven software. The centre is also engaged in the development of ActiveX components for multimedia support in applications and extending it in the areas of sensing devices, Virtual Reality ( VR ), Human Computer Interface ( HCI ) design and multimedia applications of sensing technologies.
Besides, Punjab Technical University, Jalandhar; National Institute of Design ( NID ), Ahmedabad; Industrial Design Center ( IDC ), IIT at Mumbai and Guwahati; Film & Television Institute of India; Centre for Development of Imaging Technology, Thiruvananthapuram; Kerala Cartoon Academy, Kochi; Toonz Animation India Private Limited, Thiruvananthapuram; AFA – Animation and Fine Arts Academy, Coimbatore; College of Fine Arts & Applied Art, JNT University, Kukatpally, Hyderabad are also providing education in multimedia. Some other leading private sector institutions are also creating manpower in the area by providing sophisticated training. The list of Universities and Public Section Institutions offering various courses / trainings are :
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