MAAC, now certified by IVAC
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    Chaitali Jhonsa Chaitali Jhonsa Job: Production Co-ordinator Placement: PRANA Studio

    It was wonderful experience with MAAC, especially 24 FPS which is a great platform for the students to showcase their skills.

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    Amrapali Lokhande Amrapali Lokhande Job: Trainee Compositor Placement: Prime Focus

    MAAC is the best place to learn Visual Effects & 3D Animation in India. MAAC has helped me learn & enhanced my creative skills.

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    Gaurav Hingane Gaurav Hingane Job: Lighting Artist Placement: Crest Studio

    I am thankful to my faculty and MAAC for helping me achieve my career goals.

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    Avinash Panchal Avinash Panchal Job: Roto Artist Placement: AAA Digital Academey

    MAAC is the best institute for Animation. The environment, Faculties and Facilities are all excellent.

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    Mansi Nirmal Mansi Nirmal Job: Vfx Artist Placement: Anibrain

    MAAC is a place where I learnt a lot, not only about animation, but also how a team works, patience, & how to handle technical problems, It also provided me a path to successful career. Thanks to MAAC.

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    Nishita Wassan Nishita Wassan Job: Trainee Compositor Placement: Prime Focus

    Thank you MAAC for giving me a good learning environment as well as supportive faculty. Thanks for the support and guidance which I am going to miss for my entire life.

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    Kirti Rathod Kirti Rathod Job: Trainee Animator Placement: MEL

    MAAC has provided me complete guidance and support for successful completion of 3D Animation course and acquiring a good job.

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About MAAC

MAAC is the high-end 3D Animation & VFX education brand of Aptech. Through its wide network of centres, MAAC has prepared thousands of students for careers in Animation, VFX, Filmmaking, Gaming, Web and Graphics Design. The Academy provides quality education through career-oriented courses, leading to top-notch job placements.

MAAC has a dedicated Research & Development team consisting of industry professionals. This team is responsible for planning the detailed curriculum for each course.

The Academy conducts faculty training programs to ensure high standards of teaching in the classroom. All MAAC teachers are trained by Animation industry professionals who help sharpen their creative & technical skills.

MAAC lays strong emphasis on using the best infrastructure to train students. The Academy uses high-end computers, Wacom tablets & other equipment in the classroom. The infrastructure is similar to that used in the global Animation & VFX industry. This helps create an 'on-the-job' environment in the class. As a result, MAAC students often win many Awards for the films they create.

 

 

MAAC now certified by IVAC

MAAC is now certified by the International VFX & Animation Council (IVAC). IVAC is the industry association of VFX & animation professionals.

Founding members of IVAC are:

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Viral Thakkar

Creative Director & VFX Head, Pixion Studio

A commerce graduate, Viral Thakkar’s interest in the creative world brought him to the animation and VFX industry. During an expansive and creative career, Thakkar has been the CG head with UTV and is currently the creative director & VFX head of Pixion Studio.

Some of his prominent works include: Peepli (Live), The King's Speech, 7 Khoon Maaf, Don 2, Bhaag Milkha Bhaag, and Krrish 3.

Viral Thakkar

Vaibhav More

Animator and Founder of Vaibhav More Films

Vaibhav More, an art graduate from the Sir J.J. School of Arts, has over 14 years of experience in the field of animation and graphics. He started Vaibhav More Films in 2009. During his illustrious career in the field of media, More specialized in animation and graphics. He has been associated with MTV India for more than six years. He has also been a guest speaker at several animation events.

More's client list includes brands like Nickelodeon, Yash Raj Films, Vh1, Cartoon Network, Disney TV, Star Group, Zee TV, UTV, and many more.

Vaibhav More

Faraz Ansari

Writer and Director, Dharma Productions

Faraz Ansari started his career at the age of 15, directing and choreographing Broadway-styled musicals for schools across India & the US. Ansari directed chat shows for MTV (Times Square - New York) that featured Madonna, Britney Spears, Hillary Duff & other celebrities. He has worked with Deepa Bhatia on her documentary 'Nero's Guests', winning many international awards along the way.

Ansari was the production designer, executive producer & associate director of 'Stanley Ka Dabba'. His last project was Karan Johar's 'Gippi' as the associate director & casting director for the film.

Ansari has been invited by the United Nations and many American universities as a guest & on-campus lecturer for cinema-related studies. He is now in the process of finishing the screenplay for his directorial debut film.

Faraz Ansari

Roto Shah

Audio Designer

Roto Shah is an independent music composer and music producer. A self-taught musician, Shah has specialized & mastered the art of composing music for different mediums like T.V commercials, short films, feature films, T.V. promo & packaging, internet viral, and mobile content.

Shah has worked with the best in the industry and is a Pro-max Winner. His client list includes YashRaj Films (Y films), Viacom 18 (MTV, Vh1, Nickelodeon - India & Paris), Disney (Utv, Hungama), Star TV networks (Star TV, Channel V), Cartoon Network (Hong Kong & India), Zee Network (Zee TV, Zee Movies, Zee Motion Films ), Tata Indicom & others.

Shah also assists famous music composer Mr. Viju Shah for his films & shows.

Roto Shah

Vikas Sivaraman

Cinematographer, Scape Reality Motion Picture Company

Vikas Sivaraman, ace cinematographer, has more than 20 years of experience in Bollywood & advertising industry. A graduate from the Film & Television Institute of India (FTII), Sivaraman has worked extensively in advertising & the film industry in India and abroad.

He has worked on various big banner projects such as Sarfarosh, Houseful & Dhoom 2. He is currently working on some of the most awaited Bollywood projects.

Vikas Sivaraman

 

 

Study with MAAC

Prepare for a career in 3D Animation, VFX, Gaming, Web Designing or Multimedia. Check out what MAAC offers students:

MAAC Courses

MAAC courses equip students with specialized skills relevant to the Animation, VFX & Filmmaking industry, in India & around the world.

Check out the complete range of MAAC courses.

Quality Education

MAAC has a dedicated Research & Development team consisting of industry professionals. This team is responsible for planning the detailed curriculum for each course.

The Academy conducts faculty training programs to ensure high standards of teaching in the classroom. All MAAC teachers are trained by Animation industry professionals who help sharpen their creative & technical skills.

MAAC uses high-end computers, Wacom tablets & other equipment to train students. The infrastructure is similar to that used in the global Animation & VFX industry. This helps create an 'on-the-job' environment in the class. As a result, MAAC students often win many Awards for the films they create.

Career Development

Career Development is an ongoing process at MAAC. The Academy ensures that all students are prepared to face the competitive industry.

Career Development Trainings (CDT), guidance lectures, workshops & a number of events are conducted to encourage students to develop their job skills.

Affiliates and Placements

MAAC provides placement assistance to students on successful completion of their course.

The Academy also provides recruitment assistance to studios & companies who wish to hire trained & talented professionals for various job roles. Students are shortlisted based on the organization's requirement. See the list of companies that have recruited from MAAC.

 

 

Become a Franchisee

3D Animation & VFX are large & growing industries that represent a profitable business opportunity. MAAC partners with franchisees & helps them set up their businesses to run a wide network of centres across India & overseas.

MAAC is a premier brand of Aptech Limited. Aptech is a pioneer in education franchising & has set up a large network of centres for its brands namely: Aptech Computer Education, Aptech Hardware & Networking Academy, Aptech Aviation & Hospitality Academy, and Aptech English Learning Academy.

Interested in becoming a MAAC franchisee? Fill this form!

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