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Admission in Satyajit Ray Film & Television Institute

Admission Process

Admission Process Notice Board

Candidates will have to apply for the entrance examination through the online application system of the Institute.The Online Application allows the candidate to provide all required information and also to upload a scanned photograph and challan. The application fee has to be paid by the following ways before filling up the application form:

Candidates will have to deposit the stipulated admission fee at any branch of State Bank of India (SBI) by using the printed Bank Challan, available on the website.Prospective candidates are advised to visit our website  at regular intervals for updates.Incomplete applications are liable to be rejected.The application fee will not be refunded in any case.Rights of cancellation or selection/admission lie with the Institute. The Institute reserves the right to limit the number of eligible applicants to be called for interactive Orientation Course.

I) The selection of candidates to be called for the Interactive Orientation Course (for candidates applied for Postgraduate Programme in Cinema. However there will be no orientation programme for short listed candidates in Postgraduate Programme in Television) is provisional subject to:

  1. Fulfillment of the eligibility criteria.
  2. Verification of the marks/degrees (equivalence to graduate etc.).

II) Candidates who do not satisfy the eligibility criteria will not be considered for admission, even if they are provisionally selected for admission.

III) SC/ST/ OBC (Non-creamy layer) quota as per rules.

IV) No separate intimation will be sent to individual candidates.The list of selected candidates will be published on the website.

V) Candidates are eligible to be enrolled in one specialisation only.

VI) All admissions are provisional.

VII) A candidate can apply in both courses (3 year Post Graduate Programme in Cinema & 2 year Post Graduate Programme in Television ).In such case they have to apply separately by paying fees in separate challan. In case of multiple applications in a single course, candidature will be summarily rejected and no fee will be refunded.

VIII) If a candidate fails to register his/her name by paying the admission and other requisite fees within the specified date for admission, the next candidate in order of merit will be considered for admission.

Candidates in the selection list must submit an affidavit on a non-judicial court paper at the time of admission.

IX) Candidates who have already been admitted to any institution affiliated to other universities/ working in an organization will be required to produce a withdrawal/resignation/No Objection Certificate from the institution/organization concerned at the time of admission to SRFTI. If they are unable to submit it at the time of admission, they may apply to the Dean for extension of time. Under no circumstances such candidates will be allowed to submit the “withdrawal certificate/ cancellation certificate” after one week of commencement of session. No students are allowed to be engaged academically or professionally to any educational/ occupational institute or organization during the academic tenure.

X) Provisional admission of the candidates who fail to submit withdrawal certificate/ cancellation certificate within the stipulated date will be cancelled.

XI) Hostel allocations are not assured. However, outstation candidates may apply to the Registrar at the time of admission for hostel accommodation.



1. Admit Card of the admission test.

2. All Original Mark-sheets.

3. Self Attested photocopies of all Mark-sheets and Admit Cards.

4. Three stamp-size (2X2.5 cm) colour photographs.

5. Parents’/guardian’s income certificate or any one of the following

a. Copy of the Income Tax Return

b. Copy of Form 16

c. Copy of the Pay Slip/ Salary Certificate from the employer

d. Income Certificate from local MLA/Councilor

6. Photo ID card, which has the postal address, of the candidate (e.g. voter Id card, Driving license, Aadhaar card, Passport etc.).

7. Original Caste Certificate (For SC/ST candidates) and two self attested photocopies thereof. OBC (Non Creamy) candidates will be required to produce original certificate along with two attested copies of category certificates, issued after January 2016 by a competent authority in the prescribed format. View or Download from OBC_NCL_certificate

Certificates and mark sheets of the successful candidates will be verified at the time of Interactive Orientation Course and also during admission. Ineligible applicants or those without the original certificates and mark sheets will lose his/her candidature for IOC/Interview/Admission at any time in the process of selection without any notice even if they qualify in the written examination. Admit cards, generated at the website of Institute, will have the postal address of the test centers. A candidate can apply separately for each of the courses (Post Graduate Programme in Cinema & Post Graduate Programme in Television) with only one specialisation. A photo ID card along with the admit card(s) of the candidate will be required at the examination centre stipulated for written entrance examination.








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