Film and Television Institute of India (FTII), established in 1971, an autonomous body under the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting of the Government of India, is a benchmark institution in the history of film-making, with its alumni leaving a major impact in the Indian Film and Television industry and the recipients of National and International awards respectively.
The institution offers Bachelors and Masters degrees, as well as Diploma and Certificate courses in subjects like Direction & Screenplay Writing, Cinematography, Radio and Sound Design, Editing, Acting, Direction and Production Design, Feature Film Screenplay Writing, TV Direction, Electronic Cinematography, Video Editing and Sound Recording and TV Engineering.
The Admission Process for the year has begun and the last date of the submission of applications is March.
You can find the application form on this link
The Written Examination will be held on these centers viz; Agartala, Bhopal, Bhubaneshwar, Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Allahabad, Bengaluru, Chandigarh, Chennai, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Kolkata, New Delhi, Mumbai, Patna, Pune, Raipur, Lucknow, Ranchi, Dehradun, Jaipur, Imphal, Jammu, Gangtok and Thiruvananthapuram.
Through lectures, practicals, exercises and specific modules, emphasis is placed on enhancing the creativity of students, amalgamation of reality and past history, conceptualization, ideation and practice.
|COURSE NAME||DURATION||NO.OF SEATS||CRITERIA|
|Direction &Screenplay Writing||3 years (6 semesters)||10*||Bachelors’ degree in any discipline|
|Cinematography||3 years (6 semesters||10*||Bachelors’ degree in any discipline|
|Editing||3 years (6 semesters||10*||Bachelors’ degree in any discipline|
|Sound Recording and Design||3 years (6 semesters||10*||Bachelors’ degree + Physics in 10+2|
|Art Direction & Production Design||3 years (6 semesters||10*||Bachelor’s degree in applied arts, architecture, interior design/Diploma in similar|
|Acting||2 years (4 semesters)||10*||Bachelors’ degree|
|Feature Film Screenplay Writing||1 year (2 semesters)||12*||Bachelors’ degree|
* (subject to change)
|COURSE||DURATION||TOTAL MARKS||SELECTION PROCESS|
|Feature Film Screenplay Writing||3 hours||100||Qualifying candidates are called for an Orientation, Interview Medical Test at Pune.|
|Direction &Screenplay Writing||3 hours||100||Same as above|
|Sound Recording and Design||3 hours||100||Same|
|Art Direction & Production Design||3 hours||100||Same|
|Acting||3 hours||100||Merit basis + Results 1 & 2|
The course aims to impart students an understanding of the Television medium as well as teach it’s pedagogy and practical implementation.
There are 3 phases in this course:
1) Introduction to basics of audio-visual programmes.
2) Gaining skills in specialized fields.
3) Implementation of the said skills through workshops, classroom programmes and exercises with the help of in-house teachers and industry professionals.
|COURSE NAME||DURATION||NO. OF SEATS||CRITERIA||APPLICATION FEES||APPLICATION LINK|
|Direction||1 year||10||Bachelor’s degree|
|Electronic Cinematography||1 year||10||Bachelors’ degree|
|Video Editing||1 year||10||Bachelor’s degree|
|Sound Recording and TV Engineering||1 year||10||Bachelor’s degree and Physics in 10+2.|
Written examination of 100 marks in 3 hours, conducted in various centres around the country. Candidates qualifying the written examination will be subject to an Interview and Medical Test at Pune on merit basis.
|Direction & Screenplay Writing||59211 INR + hostel charges and other deposits|
|Sound Recording and Sound Design|
|Art Direction & Production Design|
|Feature Film Screenplay Writing|
|Sound Recording and TV Engineering|
For all Film Courses, out of 10 seats, 5 seats are allotted to the GEN category, 3 to OBCs and 1 each for SCs and STs respectively.
The TV courses also have reservations allotted in the same manner.
ALLIED DEPARTMENTS AND AMENITIES
There are several departments like Production, Music, Tv Graphics and Animation and Screen Studies and Research which has both excellent faculty and apparatus.
Also, there are other amenities and necessary facilities for the students for their complete convenience and comfort.
There is an Academic Office which takes care of all the academic needs of the students viz; Results, Marksheets, Student records. There are Book, Film and Video libraries, Multimedia and Computer sets, Film Processing libraries and a community radio called Radio FTII as well, which provides a voice to its students and is an informative source.
|Course||Total Fees/ year||Eligibility|
|Post Graduate Diploma in Cinematography||Admission Link|
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College