BA Film and TV

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About the Program

The BA in Film & TV program is an immersive exploration of visual storytelling, cinematic techniques, and creative production, designed to equip dynamic careers in the film and television industry.

Delving into fundamental aspects, gain expertise in scripting, pre-production planning, on-set protocols, and post-production editing, applying knowledge through hands-on projects. The curriculum emphasizes the unique demands of television production, including storytelling and collaborative TV production dynamics. Screenwriting workshops develop skills in crafting compelling narratives, engaging dialogue, and well-defined character arcs. Cinematography and visual design principles are mastered through practical shooting exercises, while a focus on sound design and audio production enhances storytelling with immersive auditory experiences.

Advantage @DGU

  • Dehradun - A Safe, Beautiful & Cosmopolitan Education City.
  • Bundle of Industry Integrated Value Added Certificates.
  • Students from 23 States & 5 Countries on campus.
  • Multiple Placements for all.
  • More than 250+ Companies for Campus Placement.
  • Possibilities of International Exposure.
  • Separate in campus Girls & Boys hostels with Modern Sporting & Gym facilities.

USPs of the Program

State-of-the-Art Facilities

Get benefits from cutting-edge studios, equipment, and post-production facilities, enhances learning experience and prepares for the industry's demands.

Hands-On Filmmaking

The program prioritizes hands-on experience, enables to engage in every aspect of filmmaking, from scriptwriting to production, post-production, and even film festivals.

Creative Freedom

Encouraging creativity, the program empowers to explore and express unique artistic voices, fostering a diverse range of storytelling techniques and approaches to filmmaking.

Sustainable Filmmaking Practices

Emphasizing eco-consciousness, the program instills sustainable filmmaking practices, encourages to create impactful stories while minimizing the environmental footprint, preparing for an industry increasingly focused on sustainability.

Multidisciplinary Synergy

Program uniquely blends elements of various disciplines, fostering a collaborative environment which draws inspiration from diverse fields, enriching their storytelling and production capabilities.

Career Opportunities

    1. Film Director
    2. Cinematographer
    3. Screenwriter
    4. Film Editor
    5. Television Producer
    6. Production Manager
    7. Sound Designer
    8. Film Critic

Course Structure

Semester I Semester II
Subjects Credits Subjects Credits
Film Analysis and History- I 3 Film Analysis and History II 3
Introduction to Indian Arts 3 Basics of Filmmaking II 3
Basics of Filmmaking I 3 English Literature 3
Creative Writing 3 Introduction to the Business of Film 2
Media & Culture 3 Introduction to Animation 3
English Grammar 3 Understanding of World Art 3
Environmental Studies 2 Screenwriting 3
Semester III Semester IV
Subjects Credits Subjects Credits
Basics of Line Production 4 Cinematography Theory I 4
Introduction to Game Design 3 Introduction to Production Design 4
Digital Art 2 Still Photography 2
Understanding Art Context 2 Sound Recording Techniques I 4
Culture Studies 2 Visualisation Foundation 3
Art of Colour 2 Technique of Editing and Digital Imaging 3
Creative Production 4
Grammar of Editing 3
Digital Art Practical I 1 Cinematography Practical I 1
Sound Recording Techniques Practical I 1
Digital Editing Practical I 1
Semester V Semester VI
Subjects Credits Subjects Credits
History and Evolution of Theatre 2 DIT and Colour Correction 3
Cinematography Theory II 4 Cinematography Theory III 3
Sound Recording Playback Techniques II 4 Location Management 3
Introduction to Semiotics / Semiology 2 Talent Management 2
Music Experience 2
Miniature Set Project 2 Cinematography Practical III 1
Night Shoot Project 2 Graduation Film 8
Cinematography Practical II 1
Sound Recording Techniques Practical II 1


To pursue this program student must have

  1. 10+2 education completed in the Science, Humanities or Commerce from a recognized educational Board.
  2. A minimum aggregate score of 50% (45% for SC/ST/OBC candidates) at the 10+2 level.

How to Apply

In order to pursue this program, the students can talk to our counceller or use links below for further details:

Student Speak

Dhruv Tripathi

I am delighted to say that the faculties and the staff has helped me to achieve these dreams. Here, I not only had the chance to develop on my technical skills but also on other aspects such as Leadership & Management skills.

Saswati Pattjoshi

⁠I am very thankful to the department faculty and the placement cell that helped me achieve this while guiding me at every stage. My experience with the placement procedure was really great as I got to learn a lot. The placement cell is very well versed about each step.

Satyam Shekhar

⁠It is a great experience being at DBSGU. Our CDC department has helped a lot during the process of placement. They make sure that each student is well prepared for the interview.

Jyoti Nainwal

I am really thankful towards our college and placement cell, for supporting and providing us opportunities to learn interview skills, communication skills and guiding us in placements. The staff was supportive and informed us with enough notice regarding every placement drive.

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Ensuring Great Career

At DBSGU each student gets the opportunity to appear for more than 250+ companies each year and each student is able to get the optimum placement deserved. The maximum take home salary has been Rs. 20.5 Lakhs & CTC 23.5 Lakhs. Based on the intensity of training and exposure involved in the management program chosen by students at DBSGU, they are offered positions ranging from Mid-level Manager, Functional Expert, Consultant (Entry Level), Entry Level Managerial and Domain Trained positions.

Interested in this program? Talk to counsellor @ +91 7259162060
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