You either do a graphic designing course or you can also do a degree in mass communication. Here you will learn about the media in depth. This will help you in animation. Side by side do a short term animation course. You require a basic degree these as a back up. I heard UTM is a good college for mass communication. Check it out.
Animation and Multimedia has many fields like Graphic Designing, Web Designing & Web Development etc. There are many under graduate, diploma, short term, advance diploma and certificate courses in Animation and Multimedia like Diploma in Broadcast Animation, 3D Studio Max, Advanced Diploma in Digital Arts and Animation, Certificate Course in 3D Animation using Autodesk Maya and many more. You can choose your interested area to get better career opportunities in Animation world.
Irrelevant.Animation and multimedia professionals have a variety of lucrative career paths to choose from. Individual career paths depend on their own abilities and aptitudes. They can be texture artists, 3d modellers, riggers or animators. They have opportunities to work in new and emerging platforms such as media convergence, mobile media and online games.