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 32 fully operational Digital Media training institutes that have trained over 72,000 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
  • 2015


    2015 - Launched PMKVY

    Affiliated Training Partners with PMKVY (Initiative by the Government of India)

  • 2014 - Partnered with the NSDC

    Partnered with NSDC, an initiative taken by the Government of India to offer skill improvement training to millions of young minds across India



  • 2014


    2014 - Launched C-TECH

    Launched C-TECH - A unique program combining creativity and technology

  • 2013 - Launched imediajobs.in

    Launched imediajobs.in, India's first Digital Media Job portal



  • 2013


    2013 - Collaboration with Bharathiar University

    Established a strategic technical collaboration with Bharathiar University to offer B.Sc. and M.Sc. programs

  • 2012 - Launched IALS

    Launched IALS (Image Advanced Learning Systems) training modules for iPads



  • 2011


    2011 - Launched IMINDS

    Launched IMINDS (creative education for school children)

  • 2010 - MoU with VIT University

    MoU with VIT University for content & delivery of B.Sc.Multimedia and Animation programs



  • 2009


    2009 - Collaboration with Annamalai University

    Strategic technical collaboration with Annamalai University to offer B.Sc. Multimedia

  • 2009 - Rated as India's No.1 Institute

    Rated as India's No.1 Institute for Animation training (The Week-AC Nielsen)



  • 2008


    2008 - Became India's Largest Digital Media College

    Became India's Largest Digital Media College by establishing state-of-the-art college campuses at Hyderabad and Bangalore

  • 2007 - Won NASSCOM Super pitch award

    Won NASSCOM Super pitch award for Original Animated Content



  • 2006


    2006 - Obtained Validation for Degree Courses

    Obtained Validation for Degree Courses in Animation, Visual FX, Game Design & Game Development from The University of Wales, UK for Chennai

  • 2006 - Launched First UG Degree courses in Digital Media

    Launched India’s first Under Graduate Degree course in Digital Media



  • 2005


    2005 - Became an ISO 9001: 2000 Company

  • 2004 - Launched Icat

    Launched India's first Digital Media College a Image College of Arts, Animation and Technology (ICAT) at Chennai



  • 2003


    2003 - Launched IMUST

    Launched speciality Animation Curriculum (IMUST) that incorporated Art and IT Skills

  • 2002 - Hindustan Unilever

    Developed and deployed Knowledge Management system for Hindustan Unilever



  • 2001


    2001 - Released French Version of Ramayan

    Released French Version of Ramayan, the interactive Epic CD - ROM and content digitization for HMV-RPG

  • 2000 - Launched WAM Curriculum

    Launched India's first specialized curriculum for Web & Multimedia. (WAM Curriculum)



  • 1999


    1999 - Ramayan The Interactive Epic

    Released Interactive Animated Storybook on CD ROM - "Ramayan The Interactive Epic"

  • 1998 - Developed Virtual 3D Cricket

    Developed Real Time Virtual 3D Cricket Simulation game & Web Games for "Sify.com"



  • 1997


    1997 - Nadhanubhava

    Developed World's first Interactive Encyclopedia title on Carnatic Music â "Nadhanubhava"

  • 1996 - Launched IMAGE

    Launched India's first professional Multimedia Training Institute a â "IMAGE"



  • 1996


    1996 - Real time 3D visualization project

    Developed & delivered Cutting Edge Real time 3D visualization project for "GEM Granites"

  • 1996 - Video Transmission system for "ETV" network

    Deployed video transmission system for "ETV" network