Graphic Designing - Course Overview

Duration: 2.0 yrs | Mode: Regular| Avg. Fees: 40,000 / Year

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About Graphic Designing

In graphic designing programmes you will learn to convey ideas and messages using images, animation and graphics. To achieve in this field, you will also have to gain knowledge of electronic media packages and marketing skills.

The graphic designing course is designed in such a way that it familiarises a student with the graphic design industry while focusing on the basic principles of design including movement, balance, rhythm, contrast, typography etc. Apart from that, candidates are also trained to create images for web and print, editing images and leadership skills.

A candidate with exceptional analytical skills and a deeper understanding of consumer behaviour through insights can grow well in the industry. As long as he/she is able to cater to the design needs of consumers and maintain a brand image, they are well sought after. With digitization at its peak, the demand for graphic designers is at an all-time high. A knack for creativity and being comfortable working on computer design software is definitely a plus.

Graphic Designing Eligiblity Criteria

Diploma Courses: You can apply for these courses after class 10. However, some diploma courses require you to complete 10+2.

UG Courses: In order to pursue a degree in graphic designing, you will have to pass 10+2 with minimum 60% marks.

Graphic Designing Syllabus

Popular Subjects:

Sketching & Drawing Fundamentals of Design Visualisation Techniques
Craft Design Studies Design Process & Thinking Introduction to Graphic Design
Introduction to User Experience Design Advanced Illustration Techniques Brand Communication Design
User Interface Graphics Design Management Environmental Graphic Design
Visual Ergonomics Design for Moving Images Advertising Design

 

Popular Specializations of Graphic Designing

Career Options and Job Prospects

Candidates with a degree or diploma in Graphic Designing can find job opportunities in the government as well as private sector. Government ministries, fashion houses, marketing companies, consulting firms, hotels, restaurants etc. are among those that look for qualified Graphic Designers. Job profiles offered will depend on the experience and type of education. Following are the roles that you can apply for:

  • Animator
  • Printmaker
  • Animator
  • Illustrator
  • Product Designer
  • Advertising Art Director

The entry entry-level jobs in this field will offer you a salary package of Rs. 10,000 to Rs. 15,000 per month. Salaries in some organisations depend on the experience and projects given to the employee. Packages for experienced individuals may vary from Rs. 30,000 to Rs. 50,000.