M.A in Film Studies


M.A in Film studies is among the upcoming prestigious courses all over the globe. This course is designed to educate and train the students with advance knowledge of both the history of cinema and its contemporary development along with the skills, concepts, methods and theory works required for the study of film.
This course focuses on the detail study of films and its history. The course even deals with the procedure of film making. Students can pursue their particular interests on a topic in the course, of their own choice. M.A in Film making also include an element of practical work and deep study production practices.


The students who are applying for the M.A of Film Studies should hold a pass certificate of 10 and 10+2 form any recognized University or board of the nation. The candidate should complete their bachelor’s degree under any registered University. The marks of admission for this course vary from University to University. In various colleges and Universities there are entrance exam for the admission in this course.

Course outlook:

This is a course of a total span of 2 years. Candidates have the facility to carry this course either as full-time or by part-time. The course involves one yearly exam every year.
The core courses in Film studies are art and moving of image (aesthetics and technology), Video recording, editing of video clips, etc. There are optional courses too, such as Language study, visual styling, etc.

Job Prospects:

There are various job prospects after the completion of this course. The candidates can join as an assistant director. They will have great career in the field of cinema.

Best places to pursue:

• Symbiosis Institute of Mass Communication (Pune)
• Xavier’s Institute of Communication (Mumbai)
• Bharti Vidya Bhaban (Delhi)



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4 Responses to “M.A in Film Studies”

  1. 4
    rajiv manandhar:

    I am from nepal n i ve completed my bachlors in cinematography out here in nepal. i wanted to know is do u ve masters in cinematography n any advance courses of cinematography that i could join. thank you.

  2. 3

    Whether I can find a correspondence course in FILM STUDIES?

  3. 2

    i am a poor man. how to learn film courses at low cost below 10,000rs?? or any scholarships available??

  4. 1

    may you briefly explain the procedure totake admission at bharti vidya bhavan,Delhi
    what is the fee structure of bharti vidya bhavan,Delhi