There is an increasing demand of multimedia animators in India. A person having artistic and imaginative power with good communication and time management skills can lead in this field. Salaries are also attractive in this field. One can get a salary of Rs. 20,000- 25,000 per month and upto Rs. 50,000-60,000 per month after getting experience. To become an animator you can do either a bachelor's degree or Diploma/ certificate course. As you are already doing diploma course in 3D animation, hence there is no need to obtain a Bachelor's Degree.
But if you want to develop yourself and want to do more progress in this multimedia animation field a bachelor degree will be very useful. You can do any of the following Bachelor degree:
BA in Animation & Multimedia, BA in Animation and Graphic Design, B.Sc. in Animation & Multimedia, Bachelor of Visual Arts (Animation), B.Sc. in Animation and Gaming, B.Sc. in Animation and VFX, BA in Animation and CG Arts, Bachelor of Fine Arts in Animation, Graphics and Web Design, BA in Digital Filmmaking and Animation. There are many institutes are running these courses.
After pursuing a diploma course in animation you can work as a Graphic Designer, Character Animator, Image Editor, Web Designer, Lightning Artist, 2DAnimator, 3D Animator, 2D/3D Designer, 3D Modeler, Key Frame Animator, Special Effect Artist, AV Editor, Compositor, Technical Trainer, Multimedia Programmers, Visualizers, Content Developers, and Pre and Post Production executives, Digital Ink and Paint Artist, Rigging Artist, Texture Artist and Rendering Artist etc. Movies, advertisements, news papers, magazines, all utilize computer animations. You can get jobs in IT industry, entertainment industry and advertising industry. You can also start work as a freelancer. The gaming industry may be one of the options for employment. Video gaming also utilizes multimedia animations and visualization effects. You can also search jobs in print media and publishing firms.