MGM Institute of Film Arts is one of the most updated film schools in India with easy access to the students of the ‘State-Of-The-Art’ Film making facilities. MGM Film Arts firmly believes that film is an art and every student of MGM Film Arts needs to be groomed as an artist first. Hence, alongside robust facilities like film cameras, editing studios, sound recording studio, color lab,  there is top-notch mentoring from experts in the film making field.

MGM Film Arts is constituent of the well-reputed MGM College of Journalism & Mass Communication under the Mahatma Gandhi Mission University, state self-financed university with 2(f) status of UGC. The institute aims to offer young, aspirant filmmakers an interdisciplinary and dynamic milieu where they learn technical skills and critical awareness of advancements in film making viz. film direction, film editing, acting for films, cinematography, sound design, product design & art direction, VFX & animation and screen writing. The  institute boasts of exceptional Advanced Video Editing setup, VFX labs, Colour Grading Labs, Sound Designing Lab, Film City commercial style theatre for direct satellite projection and many other facilities to enhance the students hands-on learning experience

MGM Institute of Fine Arts Highlights

Established | Type

2017 | Private



Official Website

Type of Programs

UG, Diploma and other programs

Entrance Exam

Selection Workshop & Creative Aptitude Test

Application Mode

Online & Offline

MGM Institute of Fine Arts Courses

Program Name 



Tuition Fees for Per Year 

B.A (Hons.) Film Making – 3 Years

Film Direction, Acting for Films, Cinematography, Film Editing, Sound Design, Product Design and Art Direction, VFX Animation, Screen Writing.


Selection Workshop 

INR 1,50,000

Diploma in Film Making – 1 Year

Advance Diploma – 2 Years

Film Direction, Acting for Films, Cinematography, Film Editing, Sound Design, Product Design and Art Direction, VFX Animation, Screen Writing.


Selection Workshop

INR 1,50,000

Weekend Program in Film Making – 1 Year

Film Direction, Acting for Films, Cinematography, Film Editing, Sound Design, Product Design and Art Direction, VFX Animation, Screen Writing.


Selection Workshop

INR 75,000 

Acting for Juniors & Seniors – 6 Months 

Full Feature Acting, Allied Arts, Body Language, Gestures, Dubbing Skills

Any Stream

INR 30,000

Script Writing - 6 Months

(English & Marathi)

Screen Writing

Any Stream

INR 30,000

Video Editing - 6 Months

Techniques & Styles

Any Stream

INR 30,000

Diploma in Dramatics – 2 Year

Direction, Writing, Acting 

10 + 2

INR 50,000

Certificate in Dramatics – 1 Year 

Direction, Writing, Acting

10 th Pass 

INR 50,000

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MGM Institute of Fine Arts Admission

The admission process for the institute consists of the following steps: 

  • Completion and Submission of the Application Form:
  • Applications for admissions are now open.
  • Link to download the application form: http://
  • Pay Rs. 1000 as application processing fees to place your application on active Review.  It can be paid via bank transfer or DD drawn in favour of  “MGM College of Journalism” with the help of following bank details:

IDBI Bank Account No: 007610400689540

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Branch Address: Raghbir Chambers, Vidya Nagar, Jalna Road Aurangabad.

  • Post the appropriately filled Application Form and receipt of cash transfer or DD on the following address:

MGM College of Journalism and Mass Communication, MGM University Campus, N-6, CIDCO, Aurangabad, Maharashtra-431005

  •  Fees Receipt must be sent to as well which will be compulsory at the time of admission.

MGM Institute of Fine Arts Placement

The institute has placement team which is dedicatd to provide students with placement and internship opportunities across many well reputed organizations and companies. Students who have completed their programs successfully as well as the current batch are also doing internship, professional assignments at TMT Productions, Navdeep Kalamandir and assisting several film professionals like directors, cinematographers, sound designers, etc.

MGM Institute of Fine Arts Scholarship

MGM Institute of Fine Arts has a scholarship program which is put in place so that the deserving students are financially aided and can receive unhindered  education. 

As per MGM University policies, scholarships are offered on the basis of:

  • Merit Basis
  • Sports participation in National/ International events
  • Economically Weaker Sections

MGM Institute of Fine Arts Faculty

MGM Institute of Fine Arts has a highly qualified faculty of very accomplished members. Teaching methods of MGM Film Arts faculty are augmented by their academic knowledge, technical knowledge and real world experience, where the teachers merely extremely capable but also compassionate mentors to the students. Faculties also include members with outstanding cinema industry experience and international education exposure. All programs combine theory and practice. Teaching methods include case study, field study, seminars, simulations, independent work and technical skills. Faculty members choose the method that is most appropriate to the material and their individual styles. Such a diverse combination of methodologies provides a rich basis for developing student's spirit of enquiry, problem solving and decision making as well as leadership skills.

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MGM Institute of Fine Arts Facilities

The Institute provides state-of-the-art facilities with a well-equipped infrastructure for the smooth and continuous learning experience of the students. Each classroom is specially designed adhering to the principles of knowledge and understanding with audio-visual aids. Well-equipped studios are designed for an enriching learning experience:

  • Chroma Studio: A well-equipped chroma studio with all the essential equipment like a teleprompter, microphones, cameras, professional lights, editing bay, and computer system is available to provide hands-on training to students.
  • Editing Studio: MGM Film Art’s Alfred Hitchcock Edit Bay is a visual editing studio comprising of five individual studios with the setup of Final Cut Pro X software installed in the systems
  • Sound Studio: For acquiring an amazing audio recording experience for the students we have Amadeus Symphony Studio, a sound recording studio with Protools, Logic Pro X software, and technical facilities such as on-location sound, dubbing, and Foley.
  • Color Lab: We have Da Vinci Color Lab with DI & Mastering facilities as well as Davinci’s Resolve Color Grading Panel for the perfect blend of colors in the final product.
  • VFX & Animation Lab: We have a special Lab for VFX and animation with Maya, Aftereffect and 3D max software for a wonderful experience in practical training.
  • Preview Theatre: Chitrapati Dr. V. Shantaram Theatre, a preview theatre with 4k projection and 9.2.1 Dolby sound system to enhance the experience of the students in previewing their skill-full practical.
  • Bergman’s Courtyard: Bergman’s Courtyard is an open stage provided to the students for shooting purposes. Space is well equipped with green potted plants, artificial water fountains, lush green and serene ambiance which stands testimony to be perfect outdoor scenery that will make an appealing shot for the student’s practical.
  • MGM Film City: With a vast expanse of outdoor location spread across 36 acres of land, MGM Film City incorporates a stage with a dimension of 6500 square feet constructed at Padegaon along with Art Inventory which provides all the faculties like carpentry, welding, molding, props, costume library and well equipped green rooms. 
  • Cameras and light equipment: Blackmagic super 35mm Ursa mini, Blackmagic super 35mm pocket camera, Compact Prime Lens kit (CP3), Professional Tripods, Camera trolley and tracks (Round & Straight), Complete lights setup up to 5k, Chroma cloth (Green), Camera Gimbal, Video assist monitors
  • Sports Club & Stadium: A well-maintained stadium will all the amenities required in sports and games is situated at our University to organize various indoor, outdoor sports activities and events.