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MAAC - ADVANTAGE

MAAC is an extremely successful high-end 3D Animation & VFX education brand of Aptech Ltd.Aptech Ltd is a pioneer in vocational education with 30 years of rich experience.A distinctive academic curriculum that adheres to industry standards and requirements is MAAC’s Forte Founded with a vision to revolutionize the Media & Entertainment Industry, MAAC imparts training to talented individuals and shape them into professionals with a world class skill set.

A set of carefully planned and judiciously implemented curriculam measures give MAAC a consistent edge over competition.The institution focuses on creative thinking that encourages students to breathe life into their own masterpieces .


ADVANTAGE - MAAC Anna Nagar & T Nagar

Both the above centers are located at the prime locations with high visibility, easily accessible and very well connected with in Chennai.
Both the centers are equipped by state of art infrastructure both in terms of Hardware and Software.MAAC Anna nagar has been producing best of the Talent in the field of Animation, VFX, for from the last 10 years .
Adjudged BEST VFX institute in Chennai in the year 2014 by Times Has more than 75 awards in various categories won by its students in national and international events.

Thousands of students and industry professionals have been benefitted for a successful career by MAAC. With nearly 100% placement of the students MAAC T Nagar has established itself as fastest growing and one of the most respectable institute in Chennai.


SUBJECT MATTER EXPERTS

A team of experts from various industries help MAAC to construct the various course modules.The Institute has vast experience of teaching 3D & 2D Animation, VFX, Film making, Web & Graphics Designing, and Gaming.

FACULTY

MAAC picks the best Faculty thru a rigorous recruitment process and train them from time to time to be with the latest technology. MAAC’s specialized hand on approach to training ensures that students benefit from the finest quality of learning. Facilities that comprises the most modern technology, evolving educational culture and international endorsement, set MAAC apart.
At MAAC, each day is filled with learning & creating something new. That is why the students’ work gets selected for major festivals & wins awards in India and overseas.

IVAC

International VFX and Animation council is a world class panel of industry experts formed with the objective of taking VFX and animation industry to next level.IVAC has host of eminent members who are international luminaries with expertise in 2D &3D animation,VFX,Cinematography,Sound Designing and Film Production. With Full Fledged support of IVAC, MAAC students enjoy a curriculum that is up-to-date and industry relevant.

ONLINE VARSITY

Online varsity is an online Class room that enables MAAC students to learn thru internet. It is a one of its kind of portal that give sits student’s access to MAAC courses 24 X 7 days a week. Students can download e-books and learning material, also we offer Interactive Expert advice from time to time.

INFRASTRUCTURE

Both our centers are created to match the demanding industry standards proving to be best in class. They include projector equipped classrooms, pre- production areas, chroma shoot floors, state of art digital SLRs for still and motion photography, Practice Labs with high end computers equipped with best graphic accelerator cards, digital pen tablets,TFT monitors and latest software.

INDUSTRY INTEGRATION

Apart from Academics, MAAC hosts several events to develop the skills of the students. Through different events like 24FPS, National Students Meet, Srijan and Legends of MAAC and Next in Bollywood, MAAC students get an opportunity to showcase their skills & to interact with experienced professionals.

Highlights of MAAC

The 24 PFS International Animation Awards is a celebration of excellence and recognizes the best animation and new-media talent. Initiated in 2003, it creates a platform for students and professionals, to go through a complete production cycle and showcase their capabilities as individuals and team players, making it the premier animation festival not only in India but across the world. 24 FPS International Animation Awards not only awards but also educates and motivates students to come up with award-winning creations through interesting workshops, seminars and industry interactions.
The National Students' Meet and the National Students' Meet Express are annual forums for students from MAAC centers across the country to converge and interact with industry professionals, have panel discussions, participate in creative workshops and visit top studios to know what it feels like in an professional environment. MAAC's NSM has become Asia's most unique students' tour for experiential learning which covers just about everything from technology awareness and eye-opening workshops on aesthetics to digital film workflow and conceptualization. This interaction draws them closer to the global community of animation and new-media professionals.
MAAC is the first and the only animation school in the country that owns and runs its own animation studio. This gives our students a chance to lay their hands on live projects for clients even while they are still studying, offering them first-hand exposure to a professional working atmosphere and a unique opportunity to hone their skills in the real world. Having already finished three full-length feature films - CricX and The World Champions for television; and Superheroes, a movie meant for a full-fledged theatrical release, MCS aims to trigger a pool of original content ideas indigenously developed in association with the industry.
Legends of MAAC is all about sharing success stories chosen from over 30,000 alumni of MAAC, inspiring students and bringing them together on a single platform. Through interactive seminars conducted by their own senior ex-students of MAAC, students get inspiration from people who have been in the exact same system, and have gone on to become the legends that they are now.
A unique initiative of MAAC Annanagar, Parimaan aims at bringing together animation students, professionals and aspirants alike and provide them a platform to listen and interact with stalwarts of the industry who have changed the face of animation, visual effects and film making. Parimaan also serves as a stage to recognize young and budding talent in the industry and award them with the "Young Achiever Award".
Another unique initiative of MAAC Annanagar, Script 2 Screen is our celebration of womanhood by bringing to the limelight the woman film makers and technicians and showcasing their work to the world.