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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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Hot n' Happening

There's always something new happening at MAAC. Students win Awards, faculty gain worldwide recognition & centres achieve amazing results at work. Many a time, MAAC receives a special mention in the press & media. Presenting a roundup of all the latest happenings!

Recent events

Onlinevarsity mobile app: knowledge at your fingertips

Onlinevarsity Mobile App: Knowledge At Your Fingertips

After the huge success of the Onlinevarsity web portal, MAAC is proud of to announce the launch of the Onlinevarsity mobile app. The app is available on all Android platforms and gives a smooth interface to students.

Now students get the freedom to access all their learning material and other features, anywhere, anytime.

Benefits of Onlinevarsity mobile app:

  • E-books: No more transfers between PC/laptop and mobile/tablets. Download your e-books anywhere, anytime, on any device of your choice.
  • Videos: Watch expert views & tutorials on the move.
  • Events: Receive latest updates & event schedules.
  • Notes: Take down notes/query reminders while reading e-books or watching videos.


MAAC announced the launch of its new centre at Chandmari, Assam on 27th Oct, 2014

MAAC announced the launch of its new centre at Chandmari, Assam

Inauguration of new MAAC Centre at Chandmari, Assam by cine actress Megharanjani Medhi. The centre is equipped with state-of-the-art infrastructure to train students on the latest 3D Animation & Visual Effects technology.


MAAC announced the launch of its new centre at Mangalore, Karnataka on 10th Oct, 2014

MAAC announced the launch of its new centre at Mangalore, Karnataka

Inauguration of new MAAC Centre in Mangalore by Mr. Ram Warrier, business head of MAAC, & Rev. Denzel Lobo, rector, St.Alyosius College Institutions.


MAAC students on an award winning spree; bag two awards at Indian Cine Festival-14

MAAC students on an award winning spree; bag two awards at Indian Cine Festival-14

Maintaining its record of awards at various film festivals, MAAC won two awards at the recently concluded Indian Cine Festival-14 held in Mumbai on September 27. Over 113 movies from more than 35 countries participated in the film festival.

MAAC students won award in two categories. The first award was for the animation movie - Pufff - in the Best Animation Movie (Student) category. Pufff was made by MAAC Borivali students. The second award was for the documentary movie, The Resilient Bangalore Traffic Cop. This won the Special Jury Award.

Heartiest congratulations to the winners.

Watch the magical animation movie Pufff.

Watch the multiple-award winning documentary - The Resilient Bangalore Traffic Cop


Treasure Hunt on Onlinevarsity - a new opportunity for MAAC students to have fun and win big.

Treasure Hunt on Onlinevarsity

Treasure Hunt on Onlinevarsity - a new opportunity for Aptech students to have fun and win big.

Win cash & prizes worth US $1000 - from 17th Sep to 30th Nov, 2014

After the amazing success of the Football Fever contest, Onlinevarsity launches the ‘Treasure Hunt’, a brand new contest exclusively for MAAC students. The contest starts 17th September & will conclude on 30th November, 2014. During this time, you can win cash and prizes worth US $1000!

To participate, old and new MAAC students have to register on Onlinevarsity* and find precious gems and coins hidden across the portal. Each gem & each coin has certain number of points attached to it, and the student with the maximum score at the end of the contest will be the First Prize winner.

Check out the points for each gem/ coin:


*Terms & conditions apply


Inviting studios, professionals & students to submit films for the MAAC 24 FPS International Animation Awards

MAAC 24 FPS International Animation Awards

The MAAC 24FPS Animation Awards Night has become one of the most anticipated events in the animation & VFX industry. 24FPS honours excellence & celebrates animation talent across the globe. Young artists, studio professionals & students are recognised for their creativity and enjoy a huge platform to showcase their talent.

In its 11th year, MAAC 24FPS 2014 International Animation Awards invites animation & VFX enthusiasts to submit their entries & win accolades.

For more information on participation details, log on to


MAAC opens another center in Bangalore

MAAC opens another center in Bangalore

MAAC inaugurated its latest high-end 3D animation & visual effects training center in Yelahanka, Bangalore on August 28, 2014. The centre was inaugurated by K M Chaitanya, an award-winning film director and BBC documentary film maker. Dr. M. Prakash, director of studies at Seshadripuram Educational Trust was the guest of honour.

Like all MAAC centers, this centre too will offer the entire range of advanced cinematic courses such as, AD3DEDGE, DGWA, ADVFX, etc. The center is also equipped with state-of-the-art infrastructure to train students in the latest 3D animation, multimedia, graphics & visual effects technology.

Speaking on the occasion, Ram Warrier, senior vice president & business head, MAAC said, “The requirement for skilled professionals has increased by leaps and bounds and we are sure that our Yelahanka center will be able to contribute to the 3D animation, multimedia & VFX industry by training individuals with thorough knowledge of the fundamentals of the industry.”

Chaitanya resonated Warrier's thoughts and said, “The animation sector is gaining a lot of traction in India, thanks to the large talent pool that is available. The industry needs trained professionals who can contribute to a project from day one. I wish MAAC Yelahanka center the best and hope they are successful in their endeavour of providing the industry with polished talent.”

Subramanian C, business partner, MAAC Yelankha also expressed his delight at being associated with MAAC.


MAAC students win cash prizes in the Football Fever contest on Onlinevarsity

Football Fever contest on Onlinevarsity

Onlinevarsity, MAAC's collaborative cloud-based learning platform, hosted the Football Fever contest. More than 6000 students participated in the contest. The top three winners & the runners-up won cash prizes worth US $1000.

Our top three winners are:

  • 1st Prize (US $200): Ananya Jain R, Chennai, India
  • 2nd Prize (US $150): Nikhil Devashish, Delhi, India
  • 3rd Prize (US $100): Muhammad Owais Siddiqui, Karachi, Pakistan

We would also like to congratulate our 40 runners-up for their enthusiastic participation. Our runners-up are:

Click here to see winners list

Prize Student's name Location
Runner-up Edwin David Karachi, Pakistan
Runner-up Parth Makwana Mumbai, India
Runner-up Ubaid Khan Karachi, Pakistan
Runner-up Alok Ajit Ravani Mumbai, India
Runner-up Shambo Roy Choudhury Kolkata, India
Runner-up Mitesh Sureshbhai Vadgama Ahmedabad, India
Runner-up Arka Ghosh Kolkata, India
Runner-up Abdul Wasi Khan Ghory Karachi, Pakistan
Runner-up Syed Faraz Ali Karachi, Pakistan
Runner-up Muhammad Ahsan Fareed Karachi, Pakistan
Runner-up Ravneet Kaur Ludhiana, India
Runner-up Abhinav Kumar Shaw Kolkata, India
Runner-up Nabeel Ishtiaq Karachi, Pakistan
Runner-up Pritam Saha Kolkata, India
Runner-up Talha Tahir Karachi, Pakistan
Runner-up Nguyen Phan Hoang Long Vietnam
Runner-up Nguyen Minh Phuong Vietnam
Runner-up Nithin Joseph T F Kochi, India
Runner-up Aparna Kumar Kolkata, India
Runner-up Soumadip Dutta Kolkata, India
Runner-up Alifiya Abbas Jamena Pune, India
Runner-up Karan Jawa Delhi, India
Runner-up Arun Kumar R Bangalore, India
Runner-up Mohit Tulsyan Ranchi, India
Runner-up Muhammad Salman Khan Karachi, India
Runner-up Pankaj Siwach Delhi, India
Runner-up Shridhar Tulaskar Mumbai, India
Runner-up Prakash Kumar V Chennai, India
Runner-up Anirudh Kumar Delhi, India
Runner-up Aneesh K Cochin, India
Runner-up Gargi Tandel Mumbai, India
Runner-up Hoang Quoc Viet Vietnam
Runner-up Tulika Das Kolkata, India
Runner-up Abdul Moiz Karachi, Pakistan
Runner-up Pratanu Khajanchi Kolkata, India
Runner-up Manas Shete Mumbai, India
Runner-up Murtada Ametwala Mumbai, India
Runner-up Kirti Patel Mumbai, India
Runner-up Manisha Agarwal Jaipur, India
Runner-up Neelotpal Majumdar Kolkata, India

Three cheers for all our winners. Keep watching this space for more exciting contests coming your way.

Awards & Achievements

Prizes Galore for MAAC students in Reelemotions Students International Film Festival
Prizes Galore for MAAC students in Reelemotions Students International Film Festival

Showcasing their creativity to the world, MAAC Janakpuri (Delhi) students showcased their talent and came out with flying colors during Reelemotions Students International Film Festival (RSIFF 2014), organized by Noida International University.

Dheeraj Malhan and team won the Best VFX Movie Award for 'Incantation' and Deepak Gupta and team bagged the Best Animation Movie award for 'Jo & Scurra'.

Heartiest congratulations to the winners!

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