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Course Overview

The UG Multimedia Technology at ICAT is a full-time program that introduces varied faces of media and lets you specialize in your area of passion. The course can place you in Animation / Vfx / Gaming studios, Design houses, Ad agencies, Film / Television industry, and so on.

This extensive course in varied Multimedia technologies trains you to design and develop various print materials, Web pages, 2D animations, matte paintings, 3D models, Motion Graphics, world-class Animation videos, and advanced visual effects.

Need to Study Multimedia Technology

The Media field has various technicalities involved in it, right from graphic designing to creating visual effects and editing audio. Understanding all the technicalities is necessary to have a sparkling career in the media industry. This UG course provides you such a vast knowledge required for a promising career in the media industry.

What will You Learn?

The course will help you to:

  • Create digital designs for various print materials like newspapers, brochures, posters, leaflets, packages, and books.
  • Design attractive Web pages with right layout design by using HTML and CSS.
  • Source images through digital photographs.
  • Abide by the human rights and ethical values in every design created.
  • Develop 2D animations by understanding Frame-by-Frame Animation, Figure Drawing, Cartooning, Storyboarding and Interactive Animation Techniques.
  • Understand e-learning content development process/techniques.
  • Apply Preproduction and Shooting techniques.
  • Perform video editing and audio editing tasks.
  • Create visual effects and Matte paintings.
  • Understand the advanced techniques in art including figure drawing, anatomy and portraiture.
  • Create 3D models, and add texture and lighting effects as appropriate for television videos or games.
  • Specialize in ‘Motion Graphics’ or ‘Lighting & Rendering’ and ‘Advanced Visual Effects’ or ‘Rigging & Animation’.


The course includes various modules that are coined to prepare the students for latest industry demands.

Just dreamt about visual effects and stepped into ICAT. Now I’m living my life in the industry. Practical knowledge in using the software, perfect training and my demo reel done at ICAT fetched me my current position. Searching for a job was not so tiring, as I was placed at Rotobotic studios, Chennai through the Placement department of ICAT.
Rajesh Babu.M

Assessment Technique

The learning outcome of each module is assessed through Written Exams and Practical Exams conducted at the end of each semester, periodical Formative Assessments, Assignments, Research Works, and through the originality, innovation, and product of the final Project. Also, continuous monitoring of each student is done throughout the year through peer assessments and internal/external reviews.

Industry Collaboration

During the course, you will be exposed to latest industry trends through Workshops, Seminars, and Guest Lectures from professionals in the field; Industrial Visits to media related industries; Real-time and Professional Practices at leading organizations; and live streaming of global Seminars.


ICAT offers its students with fully-equipped Multimedia labs with all the necessary industry-standard software, Photo studio and Blue/Green matte studio.

Preparation for Employment

The course prepares you for a perfect employment through real-time, industry-standard project works and through the motivation to work with external clients. Above all, your portfolio will be sent to production houses for review and for enhancing the chances of winning a job.

Career Opportunities

The UG Multimedia Technology course at ICAT provides specialized knowledge in your passionate area, which gives you the confidence and skills to immediately take up a career in the challenging industries. ICAT’s long-term relationships with top companies in field will aid in placing you at the best job. Our placement services will help you grow in your career, even after you become our alumni.

Multimedia Technology Course

What can You be?

On completing this course, you can be:

  • Character Designer
  • Layout and Background Artist
  • Animator
  • Instructor
  • Digital Artists
  • Compositor
  • Digital Effects Animator
  • Modeller
  • Pre-Visualization Artist
  • Restoration & Retouching Artist
  • Graphic Designer
  • Web Designer
  • Digital Illustrator
  • Flash Animator
  • Visualizer
  • UI Designer
  • UX Designer
  • Rotoscopy Artist
  • Wire / Rig Removal Artist
  • Video Editor

Where can You be?

On completing this course, you can work for:

  • Animation Studios
  • Visual Effects Studios
  • Game Development Studios
  • Design Houses
  • Advertising Agencies
  • Creative Process Outsourcing Companies

Alumni Success

Through 100% placement, we introduce all our students to the industry of their passion. With the knowledge they have gained at ICAT, the students reach more heights in their field of work. ICAT is proud to have its alumni working for leading design houses and production studios.

Why Choose ICAT to Study the Multimedia Technology Course?

Being a leading Digital Media college in India, ICAT is proud to have offered many professionals to the Media industry, who have worked in many leading National and International projects like Vishwaroopam, Vanakkam Chennai, Life of Pi, Smurfs, The Box, Cats and Dogs, Street Fighter, and many more to list.

Multimedia Technology Course

Pursue at ICAT

Here are few highlighting points that insist why you should pursue the course at ICAT.

  • Offers a degree certified by an eminent university
  • Provides a curriculum in par with the industry requirements
  • Provides guaranteed placement
  • Incorporates completely-equipped labs
  • Imparts constructive learning with appropriate teaching methodologies
  • Includes faculties with perfect subject knowledge and teaching skills
  • Invites industry professionals as guest lecturers
  • Provides live industry experience through professional practices with external clients
  • Insists on dissertations to be created by students that help in practice the learning
  • Includes fully-supported and guided project work
  • Design portfolios highlighting individual strength of each student is sent to production houses for review

Students Service

  • Students are allocated a Personal Mentor, who will guide the students through the Personal Development Planning process.
  • Each student will be allocated a supervisor to provide support for their project and dissertation.
  • A separate Student Service Desk is managed at each location with a Student Advisor as part of the desk. The Student Advisor provides guidance and advice about finance, study skills, personal problems and many other matters.
  • The Student Service Desk organizes club activities and other get-togethers.
  • The Student Service Desk acts as a contact point for parents/Guardians and also organizes for liaison meeting between staff and students.

College Infrastructure

Multimedia Technology Course
  • Dedicated, Spacious classrooms for each department
  • Library with essential readings, reference books, latest journals and magazines
  • Membership with British Council Library, American Library
  • Air-conditioned hall for seminars and workshops
  • Locker facilities for students to safeguard their study-related materials
  • Personal tutoring space, where students can interact with the dedicated personal tutor to discuss their projects and ideas
  • Exclusively designed space for students to work in groups and also as individuals, based on project types
  • Common working zone, where students can work along with other department students
  • Students lounge, for students to relax and recreate

Placement Facilities

With its long, successful presence in the Digital Media education industry, ICAT has gained valuable contacts of leading companies in the industry. These contacts are well utilized by the Placement Cell at ICAT, which strives to place all the students in the field of their passion. So far, the Placement Cell is proud to maintain a record of 100% placement and in renowned companies in India.

Student Awards

During the tenure at the college, each student is motivated to participate in National Level and International competitions, where they can showcase their talents and personally understand where they stand among the students of rest of the world. In this regard, our students have so far won numerous awards in both National and International Competitions.

Campus Location

With ICAT, you have the opportunity to study at any of our 3 state-of-the-art campuses located at the Shores of Bay of Bengal (Chennai), Silicon Valley of India (Bangalore), and the City of Pearls (Hyderabad).

The ICAT campuses are located at the heart of the Capital cities of three important states in South India. The strategically located campuses expose the students to eminent landmarks/events of the metropolitan cities, which is very important for the Creators of Tomorrow to understand the trending world.

The campuses of ICAT College are loaded with spacious classrooms, library with essential readings, locker facilities for students, air-conditioned halls, personal tutoring space, common working zone, students’ lounge and so on.


ICAT Design & Media College
153, Santhome High Road,
Mylapore, Chennai - 600 004.

044 - 4293 4293,
+91 - 95001 28555


ICAT Design & Media College
424, Bommanahalli, Hosur Main Road,
Bangalore - 560 068.

080 - 4110 7755,
+91 - 96111 73607


ICAT Design & Media College
11-9-45/2, Vishal Towers, Kothapet Cross Roads,
Near Kothapet Fruit Market,
Beside OMNI Hospital, Kothapet,
Hyderabad - 500 035.

040 - 4221 7755,
+91 - 88862 33334

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