| Department of Communication

MFA in Film and Television

Admission Requirements

The applicant should list the submissions that make up the portfolio in the application form which they will be required to present during the interview. Please upload a listing of portfolio you would be bringing for interview in the application upload section. The allowed formats of portfolio are: Images in JPEG format. Audio Recordings in MP3 format Video Clips in MP4 format Documents in DOC or PDF formats

A candidate should have a 3-year or longer undergraduate degree with minimum 50% average in any discipline from a recognized university or institution to be eligible to apply. The ideal candidate should demonstrate aptitude and an orientation towards arts and creativity. A portfolio of creative works will strengthen the applicant’s candidature. The portfolio could comprise images, music and audio recordings, video clips, original written work, etc. Along with the completed application form, each candidate is required to submit a roughly 500-word Statement of Purpose.

Application Process

1. The first step in the two-stage process is an online submission of the application form with all the required enclosures. Last date for submission of the online form is 30th June 2018.
2. Based on the application and the Statement of Purpose, a shortlist will be drawn up by the department. Shortlisted applicants will be informed accordingly and invited for an interview to be held on 14th and 16th July 2018.

The interview will be held at the Shiv Nadar University campus. Candidates will be required to bring all the original documents and portfolio listed in their application.

Application Instructions:
All interested applicant shall apply online from the link given below.
Please follow the instructions carefully.

  • Fill all the mandatory fields
  • Online upload of following documents is required
    • Passport size colour photograph
    • All Mark sheets/Degree Certificates (10th Standard onwards)
    • A Statement of Purpose (Maximum 500 Words)
    • Portfolio listing (see above)