Do you have a passion for arts and want to make the most of your creativity? Well, your passion and creativity can also help you big bucks. By pursuing a career in interior designing, fashion designing, graphic designing, web and animation, etc., you can ensure for yourself a bight future. If you have made up your mind to go for these courses, you could pursue a degree/diploma course in designing from various institutes that are established across the country. After passing your 12th exam, you could apply for these courses at undergraduate level. NIFT, NID, Pearl Academy, etc., are some of the designing colleges that offerer a wide range of courses you could choose from. You will have to pass an entrance exam to get an entry into these institutes.
The entrance tests for admissions at masters level is known as Common Entrance Exam for Design (CEED). It is conducted every year by IIT-Bombay for Masters and PhD programmes offered at its campus as well as at some other branches. The entrance exam is based on questions involving pictorial and diagrammatic questions, general awareness, analytical and logical reasoning, language, creativity and design thinking, problem solving, observation and design sensitivity, drawing and communication skills, etc.
If animation if the area of your interest, institutes such as MAAC and Arena offer specialisations. Through short-term courses, you could learn about game designing, web developing, VFX, advanced animation, composting, etc. On successful completion of the designing courses, one usually gets a good remuneration depending on their skills, the area of work and the organisation one is working for.