By Team NSHM | May 20, 2020

A Career in Cartoons with Animation and Graphic Design Management

The world of animated characters has fascinated all age groups since ages! Wasn’t watching Tom and Jerry, Scooby Doo, Ben 10 or Popeye among one of the best ways to spend leisure time in your childhood? The broad grin continues to sparkle on all faces just at the glimpse of their favourite cartoon characters, despite evolution in terms of techniques, content, channels and shows. This is precisely why currently it is a multi-billion dollar industry world-wide backed with the latest technology.

How old is Animation?Well, for those who consider it to be a story of the recent past, you are highly mistaken! The fascinating world of animation dates back to an era five thousand years ago where people used to showcase their stories using pottery and on cave walls. A pot bearing five drawings illustrating a goat jumping to eat the leaves of a tree when seen in a sequence, has been preserved as one of the earliest evidences in the history of animation.

Best Career Avenues in Animation Industry

Graphic Designer

A creative mind with a professional degree who is ready to combine traditional art and evolving digital technologies into never seen before illustrations for various advertising needs. With the current surge in digital media they are the lifelines of digital content.


Bringing caricatures and characters to life with captivating story-telling in compelling visual effects is what constitutes a talented and qualified animator! Animation as a subject has a multitude of dimensions and it depends on you as to which one you want to opt for! From flash animation, to a character animation, to being the inbetweener or the stop motion animator, one has many avenues to choose from.

 Video Editor

A one of kind story teller who knows exactly where to start from and where to end; A good editor is responsible for enhancing the impact of a video/audio by adjusting its various elements like colour, sound, overall quality etc to present the audience a better glimpse of the inside details.

This not so niche industry is driven by passion. The Indian media and entertainment industry is ever growing and is always in need of people with professional art and graphics skills. You can choose to be part of either the pre production or the post production team. The pre-production process needs professionals who can conceptualise & create while the latter demands sound knowledge of software needed to handle industry demands.

If you already have a degree in art and want to steer your career towards animation, then look no further. Unleash your ‘toon mania’ on others with a professional PG degree from NSHM Knowledge Campus, the largest media school in Eastern India.  The 75,000 sq. ft. academic infrastructure with latest facilities & classes with industry experts guaranty the best exposure in Multimedia, Video Editing, Sound Recording, Photography, Graphics & Animation and Audio-Video Productions. To know more click here.