About Us


Shri. Sunil Rane, Founder & Chairperson

The Atharva brand is synonymous for Excellence. Over the past decade, ‘Brand Atharva’ has carved an important niche in the academic sector in the country. Today, we have, in the vast verdant landscape of the Atharva Educational Complex, several world class institutions.

We have premier Engineering Colleges Atharva College of Engineering (ACE) & Atharva Institute of Information Technology (AIIT); Business Management Institutes Atharva Institute of Management Studies (AIMS) & Atharva School of Business (ASB); a leading Fashion College Atharva College of Fashion & Arts (AFSA) and Hotel Management College Atharva College of Hotel Management and Catering Technology (ACHMCT), besides the Atharva School of Drama and Performing Arts (ASDPA).To this enviable bouquet, Atharva Institute of Film and Television launched in the year 2013 along a new course, Post Graduate Diploma in Film and Television (PGDFT). The course, designed as per the standards of the University of Mumbai, promised to bring in ‘Best-in-Class’ standards that we are known for in education.

In the light of growing career opportunities in Film and Television, the programmeendeavours to pack the best faculty in the business and train a new generation of students who will make an impact in the industry. For the PGDPFM course, we offer students the guidance and mentorship of leading bollywoodcelebrities who will shape your career.The over 4000 students in the Atharva campus enjoy the unparalleled ambience for the pursuit of excellence in learning.Our alliance with several leading media channels and companies will also help you gain valuable practical experience, by working with the best professionals in the business. Effective and visionary governance is the key at Atharva.

All members of the Faculty play a critical role in administering the diverse academic and non-academic activities of the institute.Our aim, as always, is to nurture young, promising talent who will take their rightful place in the world of Film & Television with Commitment, Confidence and Competence!!! All the Best!