Short Courses

Short Course on

Multi Camera TV Studio Operation and Production

Name of the Course : Multi Camera TV Studio Operation and Production

Scope of the Course :

Increasing number of Television Channels and increase in audio-visual literacy amongst the audience has led to the demand of quality TV programmes of various genres every day. The professionals, production houses and TV channels are meeting this challenge by providing ‘live’ or recorded programmes with single or multicamera techniques. The multicamera production has several advantages as it saves time, money and resources if planned properly. It has developed its own technique, art & aesthetics of production which creates intimacy and immediacy & makes the programme interesting and exciting. The multicam studio production also provides better control over production where desired result can be achieved in a given time. Thats why a range of programmes like serials, sitcoms, reality shows, audience particapatory programmes, educational television, interviews, discussions, news, sports and important évents can be produced ‘live’ or ‘recorded’ by multicam TV studio or multicam outside broadcast vans. Due to these reasons, the professionals familiar with the techniques of multicam Studio Production find themselves comfortable in the challenging & competitive environment of the industry.

This course aims to familiarise the participants with the role and responsibilities of the team members, develop team spirit, know the techniques of production & operations of studio equipments. The course will also help to develop an ability for quick decisions and fast reflexes and management of time, budget & resources for these production. The input of the course will be provided through lectures, demonstrations and practicals with hands-on module.

The course will benefit the person who have required aptitude and interest to learn the techniques of multicam studio production for enhancing their understanding and capability of the specilaized production. This course will also be useful to the media teachers who want to teach studio production and production staff of Doordarshan, EMMRCs, SIETs and other organizations having multicam set up for fine tuning their skills in multicam production.

Objective of the Course :

  1. To familiarize the participants with the multi-camera studio chain

  2. To understand the role & responsibilities of each of the crew members

  3. To learn the procedure of multi-camera studio production

  4. To make the participants able to write simple script, direct the programme, handle the equipments in multi-camera environment for time management and develop team spirit

Course Dates : 25th April, 2013 to 15th May, 2013

Minimum Eligibility : 12th (H.S.C.)

(Possession of minimum eligibility does not entitle a candidate for selection in the course. Committees constituted by the Institute will shortlist / scrutinize the application for admission in the course)

No. of Participants : 14

Last date of receiving

application forms : 06th April, 2013

Course Fee : 20,000 /- (without accommodation)

* Application form is to be downloaded

Information for the candidates :

The filled - in application forms received will be scrutinized and list of selected candidates will be displayed on the website by 9th April, 2013. Selected candidates should send the fees by Demand Draft (Nationalized Bank) drawn in favour of “Accounts Officer, FTII” payable at Pune. Selected Candidates should confirm their course participation accompanied with the Demand Draft of Rs 20,000/- (Rs Twenty Thousand only) so as to reach latest by 17th April, 2013 on the following address


In- charge Short Course Unit,


Law College Road, Pune - 411 004.

Email :

Tele : 020 - 25433060 (Direct Line) 020 - 25431817, 25433016, Ext. 249

Fax : 020 - 25430416

(Timings 10.00 am to 5.00 pm)