About Blue Ocean Film and Television Academy (BOFTA)
Blue Ocean Film and Television Academy (BOFTA) is a reputed film institute in Chennai established to train the students about the art of acting, direction and screenplay writing. It is one of the premier film institutions in Chennai .The film institute provides a wide platform and opportunities to shape the creativity of the students. The institution is managed by the professionals who have more than 25 years of experience in the film industry. BOFTA organizes guest lectures by the masters and professionals in the film industry and paves a way for the students to interact with the professionals.
BOFTA has world class infrastructure and provides hands-on practical experience to the students. BOFTA is the only film institute in India which offers a real time and live online course in direction and screenplay writing.
Diploma Courses offered in BOFTA
Listed below are the Diploma courses in Film technology (DFT) offered in BOFTA. The duration of the course is 12 months. The DFT course offered by BOFTA has 10 papers, mid-year project work, assignments and workshop activities. BOFTA offers DFT courses in both English and Tamil. The students can select the language based on their proficiency in language.
Other than the regular diploma courses, BOFTA also offers weekend courses, online, real time courses and short term courses.
DFT Admission process at BOFTA
Candidates who wish to complete a diploma course in film technology should satisfy the eligibility criteria of the institute and should follow the guidelines and procedures as mentioned below
How to obtain the application form
Applications can be obtained through any one of the below mentioned ways.
Candidates should fill the required fields in the application form and should submit the duly filled forms at the BOFTA office in person or by courier. While submitting the application forms in person, an application fee of Rs.1000/- must be paid at the BOFTA office.
Candidates who wish to submit the application form via courier should pay the application fee of Rs.1000/- in the form of a demand draft or a pay order taken in favor of BLUE OCEAN FILM STUDIES & SERVICES PVT LTD payable at Chennai.
The last date for submitting the filled in application forms at the BOFTA office is 31st March 2017
The following documents should be attached while submitting the application form.
Note: Enclose only the photocopies of the documents and not the original documents
The Application should be submitted at the following address
BOFTA, Raviprasad Film Labs,
No: 8-11, VOC Main Road,
Chennai-600034, Tamil Nadu, India
Based on the eligibility conditions, BOFTA will short list the candidates and will call the applicants for personal interviews (PI). The PI will be conducted by the masters in film industry and will happen during the month of April/May.
Selection of students for DFT courses in BOFTA is purely based on the performance of the candidates in the personal interview.
The students who get selected at the end of the personal interview will be admitted in the film institute and should pay their first semester fee within 7 days of selection. In BOFTA, the course fee varies for each course.
For admission related queries contact,
Address: Blue Ocean Film & Television Academy (BOFTA)
Raviprasad Film Labs, No. 8 - 11, V.O.C Main Road, Kodambakkam
Chennai - 600 024, Tamil nadu, India.
Phone: 044 - 42696320
Mobile: +91-82200-78000 / +91-82201-78000/ +91-90030-78000 / +91-90030-79000
Admission Helpline: +91 90030-78000 ; +91-44-4269-6320
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org; email@example.com