About Image Creative Education

IMAGE Creative Education is India’s first professionally-managed Multimedia training institute, established in 1996. From the day it was established as an Institute for Multimedia Arts & Graphic Effects (IMAGE), it has been offering highly professional courses in the Design and Media fields. In the 20 years, it has grown from strength to strength and has a pan India presence today with over 40 fully operational Digital Media training institutes that have trained over 60,000 students and assisted them in charting a successful career.

IMAGE Creative Education is a part of IMAGE groups, which also embraces ICAT Design and Media College (India’s No.1 Design and Media College with 3 state-of-the-art campuses across South India), ImageMinds (a venture to impart Creative Education to school children) and Image Infotainment Ltd (a knowledge powerhouse focusing on Digital Media Content Development and managing the other ventures of IMAGE groups).

IMAGE Advantage

  • With an experience that is long and wide in different areas of the Design and Media industry (from Graphic/Web Design to Game, Fashion and Interior Design); IMAGE has established itself as a one-stop point for any student aspiring to own a leading career in the industry.
  • We constantly analyze the industry trends and needs, and update the course curriculum that can groom industry-ready students.
  • Our students are honed by an expert academic team and are taught with latest technology, best equipment and an invigorating pedagogy, thus delivering the highest quality of education.
  • IMAGE courses cater to a varied group of students, be it school students, college students, corporate professionals or homemakers.
  • All the courses are created after extensive research by our expert faculty, in collaboration with an internationally-acclaimed Advisory Board of professionals from the industry.
  • Apart from student training, IMAGE also offers corporate trainings in different faces of the Digital and Multimedia gamut. It has so far provided training to top MNCs/institutions like Wipro, CTS, ETV, Cap Gemini, Dr.Reddy’s Labs, Anna University and many more.

Our Milestones

2015 Launched Pradhan Mantri Kaushal Vikas Yojana (PMKVY) affiliated courses that will benefit the Indian youth
2014 Partnered with the National Skills Development Council (NSDC) - an initiative taken by the Government of India to offer skill improvement training to millions of young minds across India
Launched one-of-the-kind course (C-Tech) that enables students to gain knowledge on seven Creative Industries
2013 Launched imediajobs.in, India's first Digital Media Job portal
Established a strategic technical collaboration with Bharathiar University to offer B.Sc. and M.Sc. programs
2012 Launched IALS (Image Advanced Learning System) training modules for iPads
2011 Launched ImageMinds, a creative education platform for school children
2010 Signed a Memorandum of Understanding with VIT University for content development and delivery of B.Sc. Multimedia and Animation programs
2009 Rated as India's No.1 Institute for Animation training (The Week-AC Nielsen)
Entered a strategic technical collaboration with Annamalai University to offer B.Sc. Multimedia
2008 Became India's largest Digital Media College by establishing state-of-the-art campuses at Hyderabad and Bangalore
2007 Won NASSCOM Super Pitch award for Original Animated Content
2006 Obtained validation for Degree Courses in Animation, Visual FX, Game Design & Game Development from The University of Wales - UK for Chennai
Launched India’s first Under Graduate Degree course in Digital Media
2005 Became an ISO 9001:2008 certified company
2004 Launched India's first Digital Media College - IMAGE College of Arts, Animation and Technology (ICAT) at Chennai
2003 Launched specialty Animation Curriculum (IMUST) that incorporated Art and IT Skills
2002 Developed and deployed Knowledge Management system for Hindustan Unilever
2001 Released French version of Ramayan, the interactive Epic CD – ROM, and content digitization for HMV-RPG
2000 Launched India's first specialized curriculum for Web & Multimedia(WAM Curriculum)
1999 Released Interactive Animated Storybook on CD ROM - "Ramayan The Interactive Epic"
1998 Developed Real Time Virtual 3D Cricket Simulation game & Web Games for "Sify.com"
1997 Developed World's first Interactive Encyclopedia title on Carnatic Music - "Nadhanubhava"
1996 Launched India's first professional Multimedia Training Institute – IMAGE Creative Education
Developed & delivered cutting-edge, real-time 3D visualization project for "GEM Granites"
Deployed video transmission system for "ETV" network