Bachelor of Design(B.Des.) (Game Design & Animation) with academic support of ImaginXP

Designing Games, Creating Dreams

    OVERVIEW

    At K.R. Mangalam University, we believe in the power of imagination and innovation. Our B.Des. programme focuses on game design and animation, providing students with a comprehensive understanding of game development, storytelling, character design, and animation techniques. What sets our programme apart is our academic support from ImaginXP, a renowned institution in the field of design education.

    B.Des. (Game Design & Animation)

    Programme Highlights

    • Immersive Curriculum: Blend of theoretical knowledge and hands-on experience, integrating the latest industry trends.
    • Students learn to use various software and tools essential for animation and game development, blending artistic creativity with technical expertise.
    • Expert Faculty: Learn from experienced instructors and industry professionals who provide practical insights and guidance.
    • Cutting-edge Facilities: Access to Design studios, workshops, Computer labs equipped with softwares geared for game development and animation.
    • Industry Exposure: Collaborations, internships, field trips, Guest lectures and workshops by industry experts
    • Portfolio Development: Receive guidance on creating a compelling portfolio.
    • Internship and Placement Support: Benefit from strong industry connections
    • Global Exposure: International paid visit to attend 2 weeks summer school at a Prestigious European university.

    Why choose SOET?

    Inspiring Excellence Through Experienced Guidance:

    Professionally qualified, competent, and committed teaching faculty.

    Pioneering Education Fused with Global Insights:

    Experience a cutting-edge curriculum meticulously crafted by integrating the best practices from top global universities and the rich knowledge resources of the Open-Source Society University.

    Learning Beyond Books: Real-world Application Matters:

    Emphasis on hand-on training, project-based learning, field projects, research projects, internships, Competitive Coding, continuous and comprehensive evaluation.

    Empowering Futures: Real Industry Experience, Every Step:

    Opportunity for Industrial Project/R&D Project/Start-up Project in final year. Compulsory industry internship for all students

    Nurturing Tomorrow’s Career Trailblazers:

    Focus on career progression through training, placements, foreign internships, preparation for higher studies.

    Enriching Education: Beyond the Standard Syllabus:

    Access to certification courses, ability & skill development programs, value-added courses besides core curriculum.

    Your Journey to

    Game Design Excellence

    In partnership with ImaginXP, our Bachelor of Design(B.Des.) (Game Design & Animation) provides students with a contemporary curriculum that gives them the knowledge and abilities they need to succeed in the digital entertainment industry. The objective of this curriculum is to give students a comprehensive understanding of interactive narrative, game design, and animation techniques.

    Programme Structure

    Semester 1
    Semester 2
    • Introduction to Sketching
    • Introduction to Sketching
    • History of Art, Culture & Design
    • Film and Game Appreciation
    • Fundamentals of Design
    • Digital Tools- I (Adobe Photoshop)
    • Effects of Game : Sociological, Psychological and Anthropological
    • Basic Kinematics
    • Material Exploration
    • Digital Tools- II (Adobe Illustrator)
    • Design Process: Problem Solving Project
    • Environmental Science
    Semester 3
    Semester 4
    • Photography Techniques
    • Visual Graphics
    • Character Design
    • Concept Art for Game (Adobe Photoshop software)
    • Plot Building & Storytelling
    • Design Communication and Visualisation
    • Environment & Asset Design For Games
    • Contemporary Game Studies
    • Advanced Kinematics
    • Computer Animation- 3D (Autodesk Maya Software)
    • Board Game Design
    • Technology in Animation & Game Design
    Semester 5
    Semester 6
    • Basics of 3D Modelling, Lighting & Rendering
    • Basics of VFX for Film and Game Design
    • Sound Design (Lexicon PCM Reverbs software)
    • Motion Graphics (Adobe After Effects / Animate software)
    • Level Design
    • Introduction to UX
    • Rigging & Animation
    • Game Engine
    • Game Engine
    • Compositing
    • UX Design For Futuristic Technologies
    • Minor Project 1 1. Short Film (Pre- Production)OR 2. Game Design (Pre- Production)
    Semester 7
    Semester 8
    • Economics of Games
    • Game Interface Design
    • Design of Games on Mobile Phones
    • Design Management
    • Minor Project 2 1. Short Film (Post- Production) OR 2. Game Design (Post-Production)
    • Internship
    • Graduation Project

    Connecting Talent to Dream Careers

    At K.R. Mangalam University, we take immense pride in our collaborations with esteemed industry partners and creative institutions. Our B.Des. (Game Design & Animation) programme, supported by ImaginXP, offers students an exciting pathway to a world of innovation and artistic expression. We have partnerships with premier Gaming and Animation studios, ensuring that our graduates are exceptionally well-equipped with the essential skills and knowledge needed to excel in this industry.

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    Career Options

    Our B.Des. (Game Design & Animation) programme, Our B.Des. (Game Design & Animation) programme, supported by ImaginXP offers a myriad of exciting career opportunities in the domain of creativity and technology. Graduates of this programme are not only equipped with the artistic skills needed to excel in the gaming and animation industry but also possess the innovation and expertise required to thrive in various roles. While we highlight four key career paths below.

    • Game Designer: Craft immersive gaming experiences, shaping the future of interactive entertainment.
    • Animator: Bring characters and stories to life through captivating animations and visual storytelling.
    • Game Developer: Dive into the world of game development, from coding to gameplay mechanics.
    • Storyboard Artist: Create visual narratives, setting the stage for engaging gaming experiences.

    Hear straight from our Students

    Ansh Kumar

    I enrolled in the B.Des. (Game Design & Animation) programme at KR Mangalam University with the invaluable academic support of ImaginXP, and I can confidently say that it has been a truly transformative journey.

    Hirdya

    The curriculum seamlessly integrates theoretical knowledge with practical skills, providing a well-rounded education in game design and animation. What sets this programme apart is the exceptional collaboration with ImaginXP, which brings industry expertise and real-world insights directly into the classroom.

    Raaghav

    The faculty members are not only highly qualified but also passionate about nurturing creative talent. They go above and beyond to ensure that students receive personalized attention, fostering an environment where ideas flourish and innovation thrives.

    Vikas Kumar

    The university's state-of-the-art facilities, including well-equipped labs and studios, provide an ideal environment for hands-on learning. The emphasis on practical projects and internships ensures that students not only grasp theoretical concepts but also gain valuable industry experience.

    Programme
    Outcomes

    • Design and Integration:

      Work collaboratively toward design resolution which integrates an understanding of the requirements, contextual and environmental connections, construction systems and services with responsible approach to environmental, historical and cultural conservation.

      01

    • Drawing Work:

      Produce professional quality graphic presentations and technical drawings/documents.

      02

    • Critical Analysis:

      Demonstrate critical thinking through a self-reflective process of conceptualization and design thinking that is open to consideration of alternative perspectives by analysing, evaluating, and synthesizing ideas and information.

      03

    • Employability and Interdisciplinary Approach:

      Students can work effectively in a multi-disciplinary team in the building and design industry.

      04

    • Conduct:

      Work in a manner that is consistent with the accepted professional standards and ethical responsibilities. Conduct independent and directed research to gather information related to the problems in design and allied fields.

      05

    • Communication and Teamwork:

      Apply visual and verbal communication skills at various stages of the design and delivery process. Also work as an integral member in collaboration with multi-disciplinary design and execution teams in the building and design industry.

      06

    • Life-long learning:

      Thrive in a rigorous intellectual climate which promotes inquiry through observation and research and to show curiosity to learn about new developments in design.

      07

    • To prepare competent architects who are sensitive to the needs of the society and environment and can respond to these through their creative design.

      01

    • To instil in architects a commitment to professional ethics and values, and to prepare them to be responsible and ethical professionals.

      02

    • To equip architects with the knowledge and skills needed to create a positive and inclusive working environment, and to effectively manage and deal with their teams and clients

      03

    • To instil analytical, critical and logical thinking in architects to enable them to take rational decisions.

      04

    • To prepare architects to become effective collaborators and communicators who can work with other professionals to collaborate on all aspects of design.

      05

    • To prepare architects to use latest software and technology effectively in drawing and presentation work, and to be able to integrate technology into their design and practices.

      06

    • Design Digital Artifacts:?

      Students will be able to design animated games that are highly desirable in the gaming industry because of the overwhelming experience they provide.?

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    • Create with softwares and tools:

      Students will be able to work with ease on tools and softwares used in entertainment business as well as emerging technologies to provide a refined experience.

      02

    • Deliver detailed works:

      Students will be highly skilled in rudiments of narrative filmmaking in a comprehensive format and will apply these skills to deliver detail-oriented work.?

      03

    • Creative Ability:

      Students will demonstrate the ability to be creative, to explore and emerge with renewed perceptions in order to innovate and add to game designing practice.?

      04

    • Professional work development:

      As part of this practical-focused curriculum, students will develop professional quality designs that will demonstrate their thorough understanding of Game Design and Animation.

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    • Setting Trends:

      Students will create trends in the entertainment industry that will be followed by rest of the designers.?

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    Financial Assistance

    K.R. Mangalam University partnered with the leading banks to help you to finance your dream course through Education Loan. You only have to start repaying one year after finishing your course or six months after you get a job.

    • Quick and Instant

    • Availability of the loan across the country

    • Includes tuition fees, books cost, hostel fees, airfare.

    • Concessional rate of interest

    • Repayment tenure ranging from 5-15 years

    • Speedy disposal of loan applications

    • Up to 100% loan with lower interest rate and zero processing fees

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    Frequently Asked Questions

    Our B.Des. programme, supported by ImaginXP’s expertise, stands out for its innovative blend of creativity and technology. It offers students a unique opportunity to explore the dynamic worlds of game design and animation while receiving academic support from industry leaders. The program is backed by experienced faculty, cutting-edge learning resources, and strong connections to the gaming and animation industries, ensuring a comprehensive and hands-on educational experience.

    Students engage in practical learning experiences that go beyond the classroom. They work on real-world projects, create animations, design games, and develop a portfolio that showcases their creativity and technical skills. Our aim is to provide a hands-on approach to learning that prepares students for the demands of the gaming and animation sectors.

    We are committed to staying at the forefront of industry trends. Our curriculum is regularly updated to align with the latest developments in game design and animation. ImaginXP’s academic support ensures that students are exposed to cutting-edge techniques and technologies, enabling them to graduate with skills that are in high demand in the rapidly evolving gaming and animation industries.

    Yes, we believe in offering global perspectives. Students have opportunities for international collaborations, study tours, and exchange programs with renowned universities and industry leaders in the field of game design and animation. This exposure enriches their understanding of global trends and opens doors to international career opportunities.

    Ethics is a fundamental aspect of our programme. We emphasize responsible and ethical creative practices in game design and animation. Students explore the ethical considerations surrounding content creation, cultural sensitivity, and social responsibility, ensuring that they develop not only technical expertise but also a strong ethical foundation.

    Beyond academics, students can participate in game development clubs, animation workshops, and creative competitions. These activities provide opportunities to network with industry professionals, collaborate on projects, and showcase their talents. We encourage students to explore their creative passions and connect with like-minded individuals within the gaming and animation communities.

    Commence Your Journey
    in 6 Simple Steps

    Commence Your Journey in 6 Simple Steps

    Start your Application

    Complete payment and submit

    Pay the required Application Fee

    Take an entrance test

    K.R. Mangalam University Entrance Examination (KREE)

    Appear for interaction

    Attend our Faculty-Led Interview.

    Get the admission offer

    You will receive the offer letter after the successful interaction

    Get Enrolled

    Be prepared to embark on your journey

    B.Des. (Game Design & Animation) with academic support of ImaginXP