Career in Web Designing

The Web has taken the world by storm and the more a person delves deeper, the mystery appears to deepen further. This has encouraged many individuals to explore the World Wide Web. For similar reasons several institutes and colleges are offering web designing courses for innumerable students who want to make it big in this field. The main challenge of a web designer is essentially to identify the client requirement and deliver the work within the TAT or Turn Around Time.

Career prospects in Web Designing

The number of career opportunities in the field of web designing is increasing with every passing day. A student who has earned formal education in this field can work in the following areas – Multinational companies, marketing firms, design studios, and advertising agencies. The job of a freelancer is also quite fulfilling. Although the initial years do not yield much profit, nevertheless, with experience freelancers too have several opportunities to earn money.

Eligibility criteria for enrolling into Web Designing

An individual who is interested in pursuing a career in web designing at the bachelor’s level should have a pass in 10+2 examination. A diploma or a post graduate course can also be pursued. For admission into Post Graduate degree a pass in Bachelor’s degree is needed. However, it is not taken into account from which stream a student is from. It can be Arts, Science or Commerce.

Course curriculum in Web Designing

The Web industry is very competitive. The course curriculum is designed in such a manner so that the student is able to keep pace with the changing times. Keeping the industry requirements in mind, some of the modules or topics that are taught in web designing institutes in the country include the following -

  • Template designing
  • Logo designing
  • 3D Animation
  • Portfolio designing
  • Flash Introduction
  • Banner designing
  • Business card designing
  • 2D Animation
  • Graphic designing
  • Working with Animation software
  • Multimedia
  • Website redesign
  • Website maintenance
  • Making movies

Institutes offering courses in Web Designing

Given below are names of institutes that offer study programs and training in the field of web designing. They are -

  • National Institute of Design in Ahmedabad
  • Art Institutes International Minnesota
  • Indian Institute of Technology in Kanpur
  • Indian Institute of Technology in Guwahati
  • Advanced Computing Center for Arts and Design in California
  • Indian Institute of Journalism and New Media in Bangalore