Annapurna College of Film and Media

AISFM’s goal is to be the leading film and media school in India with a global reputation for excellence.

Founded in 2011 by Dr. Akkineni Nageswara Rao, one of India’s most celebrated actors, AISFM’s academic advisory board comprises of influential names from both, the Indian film industry as well as Hollywood.

At AISFM we offer both, bachelor’s and master’s degrees in a variety of film, media and liberal arts subjects. We also offer the unique Master’s in Media Business Administration degree.

Furthermore, we have a slew of short courses that cover various crafts of filmmaking. These courses are swiftly becoming a huge success with working professionals looking to learn new skills, and even students hoping to get a head start on their degrees.

Located inside a 22-acre working film studio, AISFM provides students direct access to industry standard production facilities and technology. We place an immense importance on providing our students with a lively, vibrant and professional environment to learn and grow in.

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Location Information
Located inside Annapurna Studios’ premises, the Annapurna International School of Film and Media (AISFM) is India’s first private, non-profit film and media school, offering formal bachelor’s and master’s degrees.
Placement Company
  • Reliance MediaWorks
  • UTV
  • Stonebench
  • Rock paper scissors
  • Saevus
  • Oculus Creations
  • Postman Piktures
  • Zee Entertainment Enterprises Limited
  • Annapurna Studios
  • VenSat
  • TV 9
  • MAA TV
  • 24 Frames Factory
  • Rajshri Media (P) Limited
  • Rose Audio Visuals Private Limited
  • Doo Creative India Ltd
  • RR Movie makers
  • Sikhya Entertainment
Others Attendance
As per the affiliating universities, students have to maintain a minimum of 75% attendance in each subject to appear for final exams at the end of the semester.
As per AISFM, students can appear for final exams at the end of the semester with a minimum of 75% attendance in each subject, but will be awarded up to an extra 10 percentage points as a part of their AISFM ‘Internal Assessment’ for maintaining additional attendance.
Faculty Commentry
One of the biggest strengths of the institute is its faculty. Hailing from strong professional backgrounds and with loads of experience, the faculty tries to impart the best knowledge and skills to students as per industry standards. They strive hard to provide an engaging and enriching experience to the students.
  • Library
  • Laboratories
  • Modern Class Rooms
  • Internet
  • Cafeteria
  • Well-equipped conference rooms
  • 100-seat Lecture Hall
  • 100-seat Preview Theatres
  • Premiere Production Facility
  • Active Placement Cell

Contact Details

Annapurna College of Film and Media

Inside Annapurna Studios, , Road 2, Banjara Hills, Hyderabad, Hyderabad, Telangana, India, 500034

Phone: + 1800- 57- 24736
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