About Course

Discover the Top-Notch Facilities that Fuel Your Growth!

Audition In Front Of Camera

State-Of-The-Art Infrastructure

DPIFS has the industry-ready infrastructure that gives you a real experience of how filmmaking happens.

Behind the Camera at Movie Set

Practical Workshops

Real education lies outside the classroom and hence we focus more on practical workshops.

Cameraman Handling Camera

Technology Equipped Campus

Enabling creative expression and readiness for the film industry with a tech-equipped campus.

Student Community

Students’ Club

Fostering a united student community that enhances academic excellence and the university's unique character.

Other Facilities

Hostel Rooms

Fitness Centre

Development Room

Sound Room

Post-Production Studio

Hygienic Cafeteria

Screening Theatre

Free Wifi

Collaboration With Adishakti Theatre Arts:

Adishakti Laboratory for Theatre Art Research, located close to Pondicherry, India, is a cutting-edge theatre research and repertory company. DPIFS in collaboration with Adishakti aims to offer upgraded workshops and events for artists to explore the deep ocean of films on another level.

Collaboration With Adishakti Theatre Arts

Reinforcing The Dream Of ‘Pitamaha’, Dadasaheb Phalke

Dadasaheb Phalke Portrait

Dhundiraj Govind Phalke

Popularly known as Dadasaheb Phalke

30 April 1870 – 16 February 1944

“I have to keep making films in my country so that it gets established as an industry at home.“ -Dadasaheb Phalke

- Dadasaheb Phalke

He was a pioneering Indian Filmmaker, hailed as the “Father of Indian cinema”. His debut film, Raja Harishchandra, released in 1913, was India’s first full-length feature film. Over 19 years, he directed 95 feature films and 27 short films. The most prestigious Award; Dadasaheb Phalke Award says everything about his contribution. 

Following his vision, MIT-WPU’s DPIFS offers practical & hands-on experience in every sector of films; acting, directing, music, cinematography, etc. Our dream is to train young India to build promising careers in the highest-grossing industries- Cinema, OTT, Digital Media, etc. Everybody is an Artist; Spot Boy to Lead Actor and we let you explore the world of Cinema!

Why Choose Us?



Films; a Strong Education Stream Filmmaking, Acting, Dancing, Directing, and even Producing can be successful careers if trained well. Breaking the stereotypes, we have designed this exclusive Undergraduate Degree Course in Filmmaking where real learning happens that makes ‘You’ industry-ready. 'Out Of The Classroom Study' is what we are known for.



Learn In-Demand Skills! Get ready for the real & international filmmaking industry standards! DPIFS stands firm due to the main pillars that have earned great recognition in the industry enabling you to explore Actual Work through umpteen practical experiences. Level up with actual work and practical know-how!



Got Inherent Artistic Talent? Join us! We're all about celebrating the Magic of Art at DPIFS! Language is never a barrier here, as we're all about quality education that fuels your creative fire. Whether you're into acting, directing, music, or any other artistic pursuit, we'll dive deep into the ocean of skills to help you level up and thrive as an artist! Join us on this epic journey of self-enrichment!

People Behind DPIFS

Vishwanath Karad Founder of MAEER's MIT

Prof. Dr. Vishwanath Karad

Founder of MAEER's MIT

Prof. Dr. Vishwanath D. Karad, the visionary founder of MAEER's MIT, established the Maharashtra Institute of Technology (MIT-WPU) in 1983, promoting 'Value-based Universal Education' for students' holistic growth. He was awarded the UNESCO Chair for Human Rights, Democracy, Peace, and Tolerance in 1998.

Advisory Board

Shyam Benegal

Shyam Benegal

Director, Screenwriter and Documentary filmmaker

Waman Kendre

Waman Kendre

Chief Advisor
Theatre veteran & former Director, National School of Drama

Sneha Khanwalkar

Sneha Khanwalkar

Music Director of ‘Gangs of Wasseypur’, ‘LSD’. ‘Oye Lucky Lucky Oye’

Sonali Lohar

Celebrity Voice Therapist
Audiologist and Speech Language Pathologist. (Top Speech Pathologists of India)


Dr. Arun Prakash

Dr. Prakash holds a PhD degree in the area of Film Studies from Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi. He also earned his BA (Hons.) & MA in Mass Communication from BHU, specializing in Television, Radio & Films

Dr. Pritha Chakrabarti

With a PhD in Cultural Studies from the English and Foreign Languages University, Hyderabad, she has extensive experience in the media industry. Indian Cinema, Film Studies, Gender and Cinema, Regional Cinema are her research areas


MIT-WPU’s Old Connection With Indian Cinema:

MIT-WPU has been closely associated with Indian cinema. MIT-WPU has not only witnessed but also accredited some amazing work that inspires other artists. The age-old connection has motivated us to do something concrete for the artists & actual filmmakers. Hence, our dream is to create artists who do not follow but stand next to the ‘stars’.

Legacy Of MIT-WPU

MIT-WPU, a renowned higher education institution in India, has a distinguished history spanning 40 years of cultivating top-notch academic excellence. With a global network of over 100,000 alumni, MIT-WPU is recognised as a leading institution offering a wide range of undergraduate, postgraduate, diploma, and Ph.D. programmes.

1 Lakh +

Alumni Globally

2600 +

Research Publications

400 +

Books Published

85 +

Granted Patents
World Peace Dome
degree certificate scroll with graduation ca p & books

We Value Talent Over Anything

Pure talent has the power to turn impossible into effortlessly possible tasks. At MIT-WPU’s DPIFS, we value talent & urge of creating something amazing over anything else. Our aim is to establish an institute that enhances your talent and makes the journey from Beginner to Artist, a fun experience. If you have that knack for films, don’t follow the legends. Stand different, Stand unique, & Lead!