Government Film and Television Institute is providing diploma courses in cinematography, sound recording, still & motion photography, filming techniques, television production, computer graphics and animation, thus producing an array of highly skilled professionals in the field of entertainment.

Facts and Figures of Government Film and Television Institute, Bangalore




Under World Bank Assisted Project for Technician Development in India


Department of Technical Education, Government of Karnataka


Directorate of Technical Education, Karnataka


35 acres in the area Hesaraghatta

Notable Alumni

Sri V.K.Murthy, Sri Govind Nihalani, Late Sri B.C. Gowrishankar, Late Sri R.C.Mahapakshi, Sri.Ashok Kashyap, Sri Krishna


Karnataka II PUC SCIENCE or equivalent examination passed students with 35 per cent marks and 50 per cent reservation for outstation students


Books on the subject of Cinematography, Lighting, Digital Photography, Videography, Sound Recording, Digital Recording, Electronics and Computers along with popular journals

Why to Join Government Film and Television Institute, Bangalore?

  • Rising demand: There is exploding demand for media and film among the large mass, and hence career in this field, especially from a reputed institution that has courses in all genres of multimedia. The career prospects are alluring as in Cinematographers, Photographers, Videographers, Editors, Sound Recordists, Installation Engineers, Maintenance Engineers, which has innumerable benefits.
  • Activities: The co-curricular and library facilities is for dispensation of education using a right approach, under the mentorship of award winning alumni.