The Academy for you

The Ramoji Academy of Film and Television (RAFT), supported by Ramoji Foundation, the CSR arm of Ramoji Group, has the objective of providing the film and television industries professionals with world-class training. The Ramoji Foundation has made this a priority as these fields have tremendous potential for employment generation and industry bodies have spoken of a shortfall in highly-trained professionals.

RAFT, with a decade-long track record of film and television education and training, is ideally placed to understand the industry’s future requirements and help prepare for it. With access to outstanding facilities at Ramoji Film City—the world’s largest film studio complex—RAFT provides students an environment bustling with film activity, unparalleled access to film infrastructure, and state-of-the-art equipment. All courses are taught by industry-experienced faculty.

RAFT offers three-month courses in Filmmaking, Screenwriting, Film Editing, and Digital Cinematography. These short-term courses, which are offered free of cost, have been designed to give students a solid grounding in the subject and impart practical skills applicable in the industry.

The film and television industries provide highly-stimulating and rewarding careers. With the recent boom in film, television, and OTT (web-based platforms) industries, there is a surge in demand for passionate and well-trained professionals. For talented individuals with grounding in the core principles of their discipline and having the flexibility to work in the current dynamic multi-screen environment, there is absolutely no dearth of opportunities. RAFT courses are designed keeping exactly these requirements in mind. These intensive courses are designed and conducted by highly-trained faculty with industry experience. RAFT also provides students state-of-the-art infrastructure and equipment to prepare them to be industry ready. RAFT's commitment is to skill development and to providing a career launchpad for passionate and driven students.