KRNNIVSA Offers 3-Year PG Diplomas in Film & Media

K.R. Narayanan National Institute of Visual Science and Arts

K.R. Narayanan National Institute of Visual Science and Arts (KRNNIVSA), Kerala’s esteemed film school established by the government pleased to announce the commencement of KRNNIVSA three-year PG Diploma courses starting in June. Admission is open for a range of disciplines including Screenwriting and Directing, Cinematography, Editing, Audiography, Acting, Animation, and Visual Effects.

Minister R. Bindu has informed that the Executive Council of the institute has decided to re-launch the three-year PG Diploma course. Here are the details:

  • Courses Offered:
  • Script Writing and Direction
  • Cinematography
  • Editing
  • Audiography
  • Acting
  • Animation & Visual Effects

Stay tuned for the detailed notification and Prospectus, which will be released shortly. For inquiries, please feel free to contact K.R. Narayanan National Institute of Visual Science and Arts (KRNNIVSA) at +91-9061706113 or via email at,

About K.R. Narayanan National Institute of Visual Science & Arts (KRNNIVSA)

KRNNIVSA, located in Thekkumthala, Kottayam district, Kerala, India, is a premier institute dedicated to training and research in filmmaking and audiovisual technologies. Established in 2012 by the Kerala government, KRNNIVSA offers two-year postgraduate diploma programs covering various aspects of filmmaking. Here’s a closer look:

  • Academics: The institute offers programs in Script Writing & Direction, Cinematography, Editing, Audiography, and Animation and Visual Effects.
  • Research Focus: KRNNIVSA aims to be a research center of excellence in digital media arts.
  • Legacy and Recognition:
  • Named after K. R. Narayanan, the former President of India (1997-2002).
  • Inaugurated in 2016 by Hamid Ansari, the former Vice President of India.
  • Governed by a council chaired by the Chief Minister of Kerala.
  • Aspires to excellence under the leadership of chairman Saeed Akhtar Mirza, a renowned filmmaker.
  • Affiliated with CILECT, an international organization of film and television schools.

If you’re passionate about filmmaking or related fields, KRNNIVSA offers intensive programs taught by professionals. For more information, visit K.R. Narayanan National Institute of Visual Science and Arts (KRNNIVSA) website or reach out to KRNNIVSA directly. Join KRNNIVSA and be a part of the vibrant world of visual storytelling.