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=  Highlights of Qualifications =

- Independently developed a minute-long hand-drawn animation, called Storm.

Currently enrolled in Bachelor of Animation at Sheridan College (Second Year).

- Fluent in English,  Urdu and Gujarati, beginner French.       

Creating artwork for Fine Art exhibiting and working on a second short animation script.

Attentive to Detail, Eager to Learn, Creative Problem Solver and Positive.

- Received the Sadequain Scholarship, Centre for Advanced Studies, C.A.S., 2010.

= Technical Skills =

- Adobe Photoshop, After Effects and Premiere

- Toonboom Storyboard Pro and Harmony

- Final Cut Pro

- Google Drive     

- Windows & Mac OS X

= Education = 

Bachelor of Animation, 2017 – 2021

Sheridan College, Oakville, ON


Drawing and Painting, 2013 – 2017

OCAD University, Toronto, ON


Florence Study Abroad Program, 2015 - 2016

3rd Year, OCAD University, Toronto, ON


Outstanding Cambridge Learner Awards for GCE A Level Art & Design, Certificate, 2013

Nixor College, Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan

= Experience =

STAR, Student Admissions Representative, Jan 2018 – Present

Sheridan College, Oakville, ON

- Leading campus tours to a variety of audiences, including High School and ESL students, for general college tours, animation department tours and Fall/Winter Open House tours, resulting in better team-building and leadership skills.

- Calling prospective and accepted students as a Sheridan Call Center volunteer, and congratulating them on offer(s) of admission and inviting to Open House resulted in better communication skills.


Assistant Administrator and Teacher, Jan 2015 – August 2015

Winged Canvas, Markham, ON

- Initiated, facilitated, and moderated classroom projects and discussions, resulting in enriched learning experience.

- Maintained accurate and complete student records, reports and activities, resulting in better understanding of each        student’s personal and subject related growth.