Career Details

Sketch Artist

Category: Services-Publishing

Career Index: 6.50

·       Professors

·       Art Designers

·       Painters

·       Interior Decorators

·       Graphic Designers

·       Creative Director

·       Concept Artist

How to become a Sketch Artist

·       Class XII in any stream

·       Graduation in fine arts (BFA)

·       There is no specific qualification for the same.

List of some colleges

·        Delhi University, College of Art, New Delhi

·        Delhi College of Art - New Delhi

·        Sir JJ Institute of Applied Art - Mumbai

·        Sir JJ School of Art, Mumbai

·        Visva Bharati University - Birbhum

·        Banaras Hindu University - Varanasi

·        Jamia Millia Islamia University- New Delhi

·        Aligarh Muslim University - Aligarh

·        University of Mumbai – Mumbai

·        School of fine arts – Lucknow University


Fees levels of the course is Low. To pursue this course student, need to spend lesser than 2 Lakhs.

Earning Potential

Salary levels are Medium for Fine Arts. For fresher average salary is 3 to 4 Lacs.

Cultural Fit

The majority of professional sketch artists work as freelancers. Some sketch artists may be commissioned to create unique drawings or people of places. Very talented artists may even have their artwork shown in galleries or museums

Growth Potential

Job Profiles related to the Drawing Field are Teachers and Professors, Art Designers, Painters, Interior Decorators, Graphic Designers, Creative Director, Concept Artist etc.


Sketching can avail good career options in various fields such as art studios, advertising companies, product design, make an animation movie, make a cartoon, magazines, in teaching, and many more which belong to the art department