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Abu Dhabi, UAE, United Arab Emirates, 2006/11/02 - The global animation industry, one of the fastest growing industries is witnessing a big time boom. It is estimated to grow to a whopping $75 billion by 2008. It is the most dynamic and fastest growing part of today's film and television industry.
Technologically, the animation industry has leapfrogged into the 3D era, with the success of Toy Story, Toy Story 2, Monster Inc, Shrek, Finding Nemo, The Incredibles etc. There is an enormous need for Professionals who can handle animation and multimedia software like Maya, 3D Studio Max and Tictactoon, Flash, Giff Animator, Ulead, Adobe After Effects etc.
Enter Maya Academy of Advanced Cinematics (MAAC), the academic wing of Maya Entertainment Ltd (MEL) and one of the India's leading 3d animation and visual effects training academy with a strong force of 40 centres India. MAAC caters to international markets with Certified and trained instructors delivering the courses at well-equipped and professionally designed labs dedicated for 3D-Film Animation & Visual Effects at the Al Khawarizmi International College of Abu Dhabi.
Animation is a serious business now and it is becoming a lucrative profession for the youngsters. At MAAC, students get opportunities to work on live projects for film and television duly supported with seminars by Industry professionals and innovative workshops organized from time to time. This environment provided by MAAC can even turn the most unlikely individual into a creative artist.
With UAE positioning itself as a regional economic leader, and its emphasis on developing industry especially in the field of IT and Animation, Maya Entertainment Ltd. together with its educational division, Maya Academy Of Advanced Cinematics, have decided to foray into the local UAE market. The setting up of a state-of-the-art animation school in collaboration with Al Khawarizmi International College of Abu Dhabi marks the debut of this great endeavour.
Earlier this year, the CEO of Maya Entertainment Ltd. (MEL), Mr. Rajesh Turakhia and Mr. Naeem Radi, the CEO of Al Khawarizmi International College of Abu Dhabi & Al-Ain signed a Memorandum of Understanding to offer for the first time in Abu Dhabi, High-End 3D-Film Animation and Advanced Graphics Training Courses. Al Khawarizmi International College in collaboration with Maya Academy will offer these courses to all the existing and emerging professionals including students in Abu Dhabi region who want to pursue dominance in the field of 3D-Film Animation and Advanced Graphics for professional movie and video clip productions. UAE government’s emphasis on developing the field of IT and Animation sectors will greatly benefit from Maya’s expertise and talents.
The strength of an institute is its faculty. Catering to international markets and aspiring to international quality, the Certified STUDIO TRAINED instructors of Maya Academy will deliver the courses in Abu Dhabi at well-equipped professionally designed labs dedicated for 3D-Film Animation, Film Editing, Visual Effects and Advanced Graphics at KIC.
Al Khawarizmi International College has been active in the field of higher education and training for the last 20 years and was the first college to be licensed by the Ministry Of Education (MOE) in 1985. Al Khawarizmi has provided training to thousands of individuals and all major oil companies, financial institutions and government departments. Al Khawarizmi is a Microsoft Certified Solutions Provider, Microsoft Office User Specialist MOUS test centre, an Oracle Education Partner, and an AutoCAD Authorized Training Centre, to name a few of our partners/ associates.
New Batches for different courses commence soon.