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MS Film and TV (Weekend Program)

Program Overview

Areas: Film/TV/Theatre Production, Editing, Screenwriting, Sound/Lighting/Cinematography, Film Genres

Duration: 2 years

Credits: 30-36

Career Paths:Filmmaker, Screenwriter, Actor, Producer, Film & TV Technician

Program Description

MS Film and TV is a unique first-of-its-kind program in Pakistan that is designed to expose students to advanced hands-on professional guidance under the supervision of a highly trained faculty. It is a 2 years Weekend program which is aimed at critically imparting both fundamental theories and practical knowledge of film and television writing and production.

  • Classes will be held at BNU City Campus, 2-C Zafar Ali Road
  • It is a weekend program (Saturday & Sunday)
  • Foreign educated faculty & industry professionals
  • Scholarships are available on Merit and Need basis
  • Latest production equipment
  • Workshops
  • Film studios and TV channels visits


  • Admission Requirement

    To be eligible for admission to MS Film and TV, a candidate must satisfy the following requirements: -

    • MA or 16 years of education with BA (Hons.) from a recognized university with minimum CGPA of 2.5
    • GAT (as per HEC Requirement
    • Written/aptitude test
    • Interview
  • Courses

    • Semester I - Year I

      Course Code Course Title Credit Hrs.
      TFT 700 Script Writing 3
      TFT 708 Research Methodology 3
      TFT 714 TV Production 6
        Total 12
    • Semester II - Year I

      Course Code Course Title Credit Hrs.
      TFT 704 Documentary 3
      TFT 711 Telefilm and Drama 3
      TFT 712 Animation and Graphics 3
      TFT 713 Screen Appreciation 3
        Total 12
    • Semester III - Year II

      Course Code Course Title Credit Hrs.
      Project discussion 3
        Total 3
    • Semester IV - Year II

      Course Code Course Title Credit Hrs.
      Final Project 3
    • Semester IV - Year II

      Thesis (Choose any one) Time Duration Credit Hrs.
      Short Film 25-40 min 6
      Short TV play 25-40 min 6
      Documentary 25-40 min 6

    Notes:-> *Credit hours may vary from 30-36 hours
    -> Courses can be added or removed as per requirement

  • Degree Requirement

    Successful completion of credit hours, projects and thesis