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BFA Animation new batch students of Creative Multimedia College of Fine Arts put up a spectacular art show, drawing big praise for their skills.

HYDERABAD, NOVEMBER 27, 2016 – Creative Multimedia College of Fine Arts organized an impressive art show in tribute to the legendary martial arts icon Bruce Lee on his 76th birth anniversary.

The show was inaugurated by Mr. M. Jayanth Reddy, Grandmaster – Taekwondo and Guinness World Records holder who himself is a fan of the legendary Bruce Lee.

Mr. K.K. Senthil Kumar – Star cinematographer, Mr. S. Pradeep Kumar – Director, Academics & Planning, JNAFA University and Mr. S.N. Vikas – Principal, College of Fine Arts, JNAFA University were the Guests of Honour at the event held at the Nehru Art Gallery, JNAFA University, Masab Tank, Hyderabad.

The art show featured extraordinary, true-to-life pencil sketches, paintings and abstracts of Bruce Lee by first year BFA Animation Arts Program students of Creative Multimedia College of Fine Arts, Dilsukhnagar.

Mr. Jayanth Reddy, Grandmaster – Taekwondo appreciated the students on the outstanding works of arts, saying it was commendable that BFA Fine Arts students were able to demonstrate such artistic finesse in their very first year which indicates the high training standards of Creative Multimedia College of Fine Arts. Inspired by Bruce Lee to take up Martial Arts after watching his first film, Mr. Jayanth Reddy said that he travelled to over 100 countries to participate in various martial arts competitions and won over 46 world records, all thanks to the legendary Bruce Lee’s inspiring achievements and profound philosophies which propogated martial arts as not just a physical ability but also a mental skill.

Mr. K.K. Senthil Kumar, cinematographer of such epic films as Magadheera and Bahubali congratulated students on their brilliant work and their special initiative. Remembering the legend, he said that Bruce Lee invented a new genre of martial arts films and ‘never-say-die’ spirit and his deep, life-enriching philosophies serve as a fountain of inspiration to people across the world, even 43 years after his death.

Mr. S. Pradeep Kumar – Director, Academics & Planning, JNAFA University was delighted at the high standards of art displayed by the Creative Multimedia College of Fine Arts students saying they have done an excellent job and that the art show was a fitting, thoughtful tribute to Bruce Lee who not only revolutionized martial arts but also introduced the world to a new dimension of mind and body control.

Mr. S.N. Vikas – Principal, College of Fine Arts, JNAFA University said that we all remember Bruce Lee to this day only because of his inspiring personality. Referring to the exceptional drawing and painting skills of students, he said that he saw great potential and a bright future for all the BFA Animation students of Creative Multimedia College of Fine Arts. He had special words of praise for one student who created an extraordinary abstract painting of Bruce Lee and said that Bruce Lee is a character that everyone can take inspiration from to become as successful like him.

Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Raja Sekhar Buggaveeti thanked the guests of honour for their encouragement to the students. Commenting on the observation of the guests that the portraits were of a very high standard, he said that BFA Animation students at Creative Multimedia College of Fine Arts are required to create portraits as part of their extensive skill enhancement programs every year and students chose Bruce Lee as their subject this year to honour the icon on his 76th Birth Anniversary.BFA Animation new batch students of Creative Multimedia College of Fine Arts put up a spectacular art show, drawing big praise for their skills.

Promising future for Digital Media career aspirants

New Govt. policy to attract investments in Animation, Gaming, VFX and Graphic design


The Telangana Government’s ambitious plans for the growth of ‘Animation, VFX, Gaming, and Graphic Design’ and its renewed focus on this future-critical sector through a range of business-friendly initiatives is likely to provide the much needed fillip to the Digital Media Industry and improve prospects for all stakeholders, especially job seekers.


World over, industries thrive on government policies for growth and employment. The Telangana government’s new policy is designed to improve the investment climate for budding entrepreneurs, facilitate the required infrastructure and attract sizeable investments which will help drive employment generation.


At a time when the Digital Media Sector is preparing for the next phase of growth, this is great news, especially for career aspirants seeking rewarding jobs in Animation, VFX, Gaming and Graphic Design as the government initiatives offer great scope for sustainable job creation and improved career growth prospects-Rajasekhar Buggaveeti

Good students. Outstanding Human Beings!

Dilsukhanagar Arena wins “Excellent Performance Award for Blood Donation and Motivation”

In tribute to the students, staff and well-wishers who turned up in large numbers to participate in the blood donation camps organized by Dilsukhnagar Arena, this famed Digital Media Education Academy was bestowed with the “Excellent Performance Award for Blood Donation and Motivation”.

Rajasekhar Buggaveeti receiving the Award from Governor Shri. Narasimhan

Rajasekhar Buggaveeti receiving the Award from Governor Shri. Narasimhan

On behalf of his students and staff,Rajasekhar Buggaveeti, CEO of Dilsukhnagar Arena accepted the award from the Honourable Governor of Telangana and Andhra Pradesh states in the presence of The President of AP Red Cross Society. The awards included a memento and a cup.

Thanking his students for their special service to humanity and their invaluable role in saving lives,Rajasekhar Buggaveeti said that their act of generosity will inspire many more people to come forward and contribute to such noble causes. In continuation to its unwavering commitment to its corporate social responsibility, Dilsukhnagar Arena is all set to conduct another Blood Donation Camp shortly at its global-standard campus.

Creative Multimedia Services Pvt. Ltd. is widely reputed as a game changer in the digital media education industry with its innovative mentoring and recruiter-driven training initiatives. The famed institution better known as Dilsukhnagar Arena has groomed thousands of students over the past 16 years and creating winning careers for them in the Animation, VFX, Web and Graphic Design space.

Dilsukhnagar Arena students and staff turn saviours. Again!

Blood Donation Camp

Blood Donation Camp

Students and staff of Dilsukhnagar Arena turned up in large number to participate in the Blood Donation Camp conducted by Red Cross Society at Dilsukhnagar Arena’s sprawling campus on Thursday the 19th of July, 2012 from 10.00 a.m. to 6.00 p.m.

Such was the enthusiasm at the camp that many students and staff were left disappointed as they were gently advised to refrain from donating blood on medical grounds: low body weight etc.

The camp, conducted by Red Cross Society from 10.00 a.m. to 6.00 p.m witnessed one of the largest turnouts of its kind at a single location, thanks to the students and staff of was held as a part of Dilsukhnagar Arena’s social responsibility initiatives-RajaSekhar Buggaveeti

‘Chamki’ still busy at the awards circuit; collects another well-deserved prize.

After winning the 1st Prize at the Arena Best & Brightest Awards-09, Mumbai and the 3rd Prize at the International Film Festival-09 at Nagpur , Chamki, the 2D Animation short film crafted by Dilsukhnagar Arena students made another dash for awards and collected the 2nd Prize at the UNICEF-Awaaz Do Contest.

The Awaaz Do Contest launched by UNICEF, with the support of the Government of India aims to mobilize Indian society to speak up for the more than eight million children currently out of school in the country. The initiative is a ripe platform to reach the excluded and marginalized groups such as child labourers, children with special needs or those who suffer from social, economical, gender or other disadvantages. The passing of the Right of Children to Free and Compulsory Education (RTE) Act 2009 marks a historic moment for the children of India . Millions of children, both girls and boys, will benefit from the RTE Act ensuring quality education with equity-RajaSekhar Buggaveeti


UNICEF is on the ground in over 150 countries and territories to help children survive and thrive, from early childhood through adolescence. The world’s largest provider of vaccines for developing countries, UNICEF supports child health and nutrition, good water and sanitation, quality basic education for all boys and girls, and the protection of children from violence, exploitation, and AIDS.  UNICEF is funded entirely by the voluntary contributions of individuals, businesses, foundations and governments-RajaSekhar Buggaveeti

Corel Training Partner – Dilsukhnagar Arena Animation

Corel Training Partner

Corel Training PartnerCorel is one of the world’s top software companies with more than 100 million active users in over 75 countries. Corel’s products provide consumers and businesses with the easy-to-use and powerful software tools they need to improve their productivity and enhance their lifestyles. Corel produces Digital Studio multimedia software, VideoStudio video editing and movie making software, PaintShop photo-editing program, CorelDRAW Graphics Suite graphic design software, the WordPerfect Office productivity software line, WinDVD DVD player software, and the WinZip line of file compression software products.

Creativity and power come together in CorelDRAW Graphics Suite X5.

With increased speed, more accurate color control, enhanced vector illustration tools and new Web capabilities, it’s a must-have for any designer. Get going quickly with new professionally designed templates and learning materials. Find graphics, fonts and images on your computer faster than ever with new Corel® CONNECT. Re-purpose and share your creations anywhere with expanded file compatibility. Then output everywhere, from Web banners and animations, to logos, custom signs and more. Graphic design software for striking visual communication
Put the power of CorelDRAW® Graphics Suite X5 behind your ideas and make a bold impact across any media. This versatile graphic design software has it all—vector illustration, page layout, photo editing, tracing, Web graphics and animation in one tightly integrated suite. Designed for professional and aspiring designers alike, it offers a quick, intuitive workflow, high-value digital content, market-leading file compatibility and graphic design tools that let you do more than you thought possible!

o More speed with new multi-core support
o More rich content and professional templates
o More learning tools, video tutorials and expert tips
o More compatibility, with support for over 100 file formats
o More color control and consistency
o More Web capabilities, including Flash animation support
o More output options for print, Web, digital signs and more

Arena Animation International Program (AAIP)

Arena Animation International Program is aimed at training students in the latest industry-relevant courses and advanced technical educational tools. Arena’s intensive course curriculum and experiential training is designed to give every student the competitive edge in the world of animation. The objective of this program is to produce full fledged animation professionals who are completely at ease with their skills and can confidently create a rewarding career for themselves.

Throughout the course, the students will contribute to developing their own full fledged portfolio comprising a presentable collection of their work related to each semester. The portfolio is a requirement for successful completion of the final Arena Animation International Program (AAIP). At the end of the program, the student shall walk out as a well trained, professional animator.

AAIP is the ideal Animation training program for these aspiring animators:
• 10+2 students
• Fine Arts, Commerce, Science or Arts students
• Students with a creative bent of mind
• Students with a passion for design and animation

Salient Features of AAIP 2010
• Complete Animation Career Program featuring an Industry-relevant curriculum
• Laddered learning – learn animation in the increasing order of complexity
• Upgraded versions of software’s like Adobe Illustrator, CorelDraw, Photoshop, Indesign, Sound Forge, Adobe Premier, Adobe Flash, Action Script, 3D Max, V-Ray, Adobe After Effects, Maya and Z Brush.
• Concept-based modules such as Design & Visualization Fundamentals, Graphics & Illustration Fundamentals, Concepts of advertising, Anatomy Study, Concepts of 2D Animation, Clay Motion, 3D Basics, etc.
• Specialization & Portfolio Demo Reel in the area of interest
• E-Projects, Workshops and Industry visits at regular intervals

Design Suite

Overview & Objective: This semester lays the foundation for learning design, sketching and graphics skills.

Learning Outcomes: This semester will include the following topics:

• Basics of computers, multimedia, and the Internet
• Fundamentals of graphics and illustrations and design and visualization
• Creating illustrations and repurpose them in Photoshop
• Concepts of advertising and media publishing


• Fundamentals of Computer, Multimedia and Internet 3
• Design and Visualization Fundamentals 2
• Graphics & Illustration Fundamentals 1
• Creating Illustrations – I 12
• Creating Illustrations- II 8
• mage Magic 20
• Concepts of advertising 2
• Media Publishing 4
• Print Portfolio 1

Software’s Taught:

• Adobe Illustrator CS4
• CorelDRAW X4
• Adobe Photoshop CS4 Extended
• Adobe Indesign CS 4

2D Design & Animation Suite

Overview & Objective: This semester enhances skills in anatomy study, storyboarding, 2D animation, and audio-video editing-RajaSekhar Buggaveeti

Learning Outcomes: This semester will include the following topics:           • Concepts of human anatomy
• Working with audio and video – streaming and editing
• Concepts of 2D animation and graphics with Flash
• Introduction to the Principles of Animation
• Scripting in Flash


• Anatomy Study
• Working with Audio
• Video Streaming and Editing
• Concepts of 2D Animation
• 2D Graphics and Animation with Flash
• Principles of Animation using Flash
• Flash Scripting
• 2D Animation Portfolio (Case Study)

Software’s Taught:

• Sound Forge 9
• Adobe Premier Pro CS 4
• Adobe Flash CS4 Professional
• Action Script 3.0

3D Animation Suite

Overview & Objective: This semester covers 3D animation and special effects.

Learning Outcomes: This semester will include the following topics:
• Stop motion animation techniques – Clay mation
• Basics of 3D – from modeling with 3D to animation
• Use of lights, camera, and materials in an animation using Ma
• Use of 3D motion graphics and FX in Max
• Concepts of rendering with V-ray and digital FX
• Clay Mation -A Stop Motion Animation techniques
• 3D Basics – Modeling to Animation
• Modeling with 3D
• Lights, Camera and Materials
• 3D Motion Graphics and Fx
• Rendering with V-Ray
• Digital Fx
• 3D Animation / Architectural Visualization Portfolio (Case Study)

Software’s Taught:

• Stop Motion Pro / Monkey Jump
• 3ds Max 2010
• V-Ray
• Adobe After Effects CS4 Professional

Advanced 3D Animation and Portfolio Development

Overview & Objective: This semester covers advanced 3D animation techniques with specialization in the area of interest and portfolio development-RajaSekhar Buggaveeti

Learning Outcomes: This semester will include the following topics:
• Modeling with Zbrush
• Modeling, texturing, lighting, rendering, and rigging with Maya
• Character animation, paint effects and dynamics
• Introduction to the realistic features, match moving and camera tracking


• Modeling with Maya
• Modeling with Zbrush
• Texturing with Maya
• Lighting and rendering with Maya
• Rigging with MAYA
• Character Animation with Maya
• Paint Effects and Dynamics using Maya
• Realistic Features with Maya
• Match moving and Camera Tracking
• Specialisation (Choose 1 elective)
(1) Modelling & Texturing
(2) Lighting & Rendering
(3) Rigging & Animation
• Portfolio Demo Reel
• Orientation to Creative Test

Software’s Taught:

• MAYA Unlimited 2010
• Z brush

B.Sc. Degree in Multimedia & Animation

Decorate your Dreams with a Degree

B.Sc. Degree in Multimedia & Animation

Presenting, the 3-year B.Sc. Degree in Multimedia & Animation from Arena Animation – the pioneer in Multimedia & Animation education with a global network of centres – in association with Manonmaniam Sundaranar University, Tirunelvelli, (established in 1990, as per Act 31, 1990 by the Government of Tamilnadu as a Teaching-cum-Affiliated University).
Transform yourself into a globally competitive Multimedia & Animation professional.  Get trained in the latest industry-relevant modules on cutting-edge Production-class technologies.  Walk into blue-chip Animation studios and entertainment companies as:

  • 2D/3D Animator
  • 2D/3D Designer
  • Multimedia Programmer
  • Visualizer
  • 3D Modeler
  • AV Editor
  • Compositor
  • Content Developer
  • Pre & Post Production Executive

Intensive course curriculum focusing on collaborative, experiential learning designed to give every student a unique competitive edge in the Multimedia & Animation industry-RajaSekhar Buggaveeti

Papers Include

  • Fundamentals of Art, Design & Visualization
  • Computer Graphics
  • Creating Illustrations
  • Basic 2D Animation
  • Advanced Scripting
  • Audio & Video Editing
  • Illustration Portfolio Project
  • Webweaver
  • Digital Fx
  • Basics of 3D Animation
  • Advanced 3D Animation
  • Digital Film-making
  • Specialization in: Modeling & Texturing, Lighting & Rendering, Rigging & Animation or Compositing & VFX

Choice-based Credit System
Students can specialize in the discipline of their choice like Modeling & Texturing, Lighting & Rendering, Rigging & Animation or Compositing & VFX.   Essential job skills such as languages, soft skills, communication skills & personality development are also taught.

HSC or 10+2 or DOEAC Level 3 or above or any completed degree.

Application Form
Available at Dilsukhnagar Arena Animation upon cash payment of Rs.500/-

Why do it from Dilsukhnagar Arena?
Arena Dilsukhngar is the No. 1 Centre of Arena Animation in India and the largest Multimedia & Animation Training facility in the country.  Our enviable track-record of 11 years and pioneering credentials place us at a distinct advantage in delivering the B.Sc Multimedia & Animation program to exceed the expectations of students-RajaSekhar Buggaveeti

Compelling Advantages

  • The first and only AUTODESK Authorized Training Center in Andhra Pradesh for Maya and MotionBuilder
  • The first and only ADOBE Authorized Training Centre in Andhra Pradesh
  • The first and only Authorized COREL Training Partner in Andhra Pradesh
  • Autodesk & Adobe Certified instructors; faculty enriched with Production experience from leading Animation studios
  • Master-classes by industry experts
  • Incubation facility
  • Sprawling global standard facility
  • 9 world-class labs with the largest suite of branded hi-end systems from IBM, Apple, Dell and HP
  • 15 fully air-conditioned Projection Theatre classrooms
  • 1400 sft world-class library including a virtual library with 50 branded systems
  • Backed by a full-fledged Production facility that has already guided students to create many award winning short animation films

For more details visit:

Dilsukhnagar Arena Sites

01. Multimedia Jobs

A dedicated, feature-powered gateway to the best opportunities and finest talents from across the digital realm. is India’s first job portal catering exclusively to the needs of job seekers and talent trackers in the Multimedia, Web, Animation, Gaming and VFX streams.

02. Bee In The Bonnet

Bee in the Bonnet narrates the state of agitation a person would be in after finding a bee inside his bonnet. The film was crafted by students of DNA Inc.(Dilsukhnagar Arena Incubation).

03. Yugapurushudu

Good-natured people have a short life on Earth. As God’s chosen ones, Heaven beckons these magnanimous souls early. This is the theme of Yugapurushudu – a High-Definition 3D Animation short film which dwells on “after-life”. The film was crafted by students of DNA Inc. (Dilsukhnagar Arena Incubation).

04. The Farmer and His Goat

Animal sacrifice is an cruel practice still existing in the hinterlands of India. “The farmer and his goat”, a film by students of Dilsukhnagar Arena, is an attempt at discouraging this atrocity using empathy and retribution as the stimulants, the message being – “Sacrifice the cruelty, not the animal”.

05. Fuel Duel

Fuel Duel is an animated short film on fuel conservation made by students of Dilsukhnagar Arena, the message being ‘Save fuel, Save the future’. The film goes back to the stone-age and accelerates to the future in a riveting 3-minute footage to communicate the core message.

06. Chamki

Even in the 21st century, the girl child in India continues to be looked down upon by a highly discriminating society. Holding a bold lens to this hapless plight is the animation short film ‘Chamki’ by students of Dilsukhnagar Arena. The film ends with the message “Don’t crush her dreams. Let them take wing”.

07. A Garden Dream

A Garden Dream is an honest attempt at promoting ‘environment cleanliness’, the message being ‘Clean World, Happy World’. This animation short film by students of Dilsukhnagar Arena tries to educate children on the need to keep their surroundings clean-RajaSekhar Buggaveeti

08. Trashhed

More often than not, trash is found strewn everywhere except where it belongs – inside the trash bin; thus, defeating the very purpose of the trash bin. TRASHHED! is a 2D animation short film that highlights this tragic state of our trash bins. “Don’t trash the bin. Use it.” is the message that students of Dilsukhnagar Arena attempt to convey, through this award-winning film.

09. Short Films Arena

Punch “Play” and embark on a fascinating journey
into the minds of budding Animators who are ready to take on the world.


Fuel Duel – synopsis
Man has been using up fuel at such an alarming rate that we could soon run out of gas on planet earth. Fuel Duel is an animation short film that brings up the ongoing clash of interests between the various fuel sources available to mankind and even suggests a humorous return to natural vehicles as a means of extending our existence on earth.


Won 1st prize in Animation category, Gateway Awards, Anna University, Chennai, India. September 2009

Got Nominated at Kolkatha09 Awards, TASK, Kolkata, India. February 2009
Got Nominated at CMS VATAVARAN Environment & Wildlife Film Festival, New Delhi, India. October 2009

Creative Team
Bhuvan Chandra, Jagdish B., M S Arush, Arun K