We believe effective professionalism stems from excellence in education and the Education Zone will cater to those students those that as aspire to a successful career in television, film and associated disciplines.
As per a recent report by KPMG, the Indian media and entertainment industry grew to 820 billion in 2012, registering a growth of 12.6 per. This is set to grow to INR 1661 billion by 2017, making it amply clear that the demand for qualified and trained media personnel will increase. The International School of Media will be established in collaboration with prestigious European Universities, for imparting training in various disciplines of electronic media and film. Certificate and diploma courses will impart training in direction, audiography, cinematography, television production and management, editing, production control, art direction, scripting, broadcast engineering, broadcast journalism, television anchoring, radio and video jockeying, social media management, animation and advanced special effects
The School will provide career guidance services, internship opportunities and campus selection by prestigious media networks. Students would receive tutelage from renowned media professionals and academicians who will lend the curriculum their global perspective and exceptional approach to communication studies.
The curriculum would consist of theoretical modules supplemented by practical hands on training, in the studio and post production infrastructure available within in the Media City, thus enhancing the content and delivery of the course and ensuring job-readiness on completion of the course.
The courses in various disciplines of media will be supervised by renowned international educationist, Dr Vidhya Vinod, CEO & Executive Director of Study World Education Holding, Dubai. (AIP of Heriot Watt University of Edinburg)
Insight Media City will launch a news and current affairs television channel and other providing round the clock entertainment, both high definition. Both conceived as server based and tape less, these television channels and their mode of functioning and content design will be delivered by over 100 well established media professionals from India. The ideation and conceptual design of this project is the brain child of R. Sreekandan Nair who has enthralled malayalee audiences in world and beyond with his quick wit, quirky insights and interactive talk shows. The Television Zone will Endeavour to fulfill the challenge of providing innovative entertainment to television audience and expand the realm of their experience, hitherto unexplored.
The Movie Zone will focus on procurement, production and distribution of feature films, telefilms, documentaries etc. and also aim at procurement of satellite right of films, for telecast. Audio release of film labels, festival albums and their distribution is also on the anvil with a view to target good film labels in India.
Specialize in the hosting of infrastructure and support services on long term lease, to be created on 5 acres of the Media City. Multinational media entities desirous of establishing an operating base in the south of India would have access to world class facilities.