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FTII - Film and Television Institute of India

Introduction to FTII - Film and Television Institute of India

The Film and Television Institute of India (FTII), an autonomous body un?der the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, is considered as a Centre of Excellence not only in India but also in Asia and Europe. The alumni of the FTII have penetrated all corners of the Indian Film and Television industry and have excelled in all its fields. The lists of popular alumni include Adoor Gopala Krishnan, Mani Kaul, Nasiruddin Shah, Jaya Bhaduri, Raza Murad, Shatrughan Sinha, Mithun Chakraborty, Tom Alter, Kanwarjit Paintal, Sanjay Leela Bhansali, Raj Kumar Hirani, Vidhu Vinod Chopra and Subhash Ghai.

FTII offers the following courses viz Post Graduate Diploma in Direction, Cinematography, Editing, Audiography (3 years), Acting, Art Direction and Production Design (2 Years), Certificate Course in Animation and Computer Graphics (1 Year), Post Graduate Cer?tificate Course in Feature Film Screenplay Writing (1 Year). It also offers one year Post Graduate Certificate Courses in Direction, Electronic Cinematography, Video Editing and Audiography & TV Engineering.

The minimum qualification for all the courses except Animation and Computer Graphics is a bachelor's de?gree in any subject. For the course on Animation and Computer Graphics the minimum qualification is "10+2". A student intends to apply for the course in Audiography must also have passed in Physics at the "10+2" level. Selection will be based on Entrance Examination and interview.

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FTII - Film and Television Institute of India