Department of Television, Film and Photography, University of Dhaka:
The Department of Television, Film and Photography was founded on 23 January 2012 under the Faculty of Social Sciences in the University of Dhaka. The department's founder Chair was Professor Dr. A J M Shafiul Alam Bhuiyan. Since creation, the department has been creating skilled workforces in the respective fields; and contributing to promote television journalism, television production and film making in the country. At present, Dr. Abu Jafar Md. Shafiul Alam is the Chairman of the Department of Television, Film and Photography. The department publishes a journal namely Journal of Cinema and Media Studies (JCMS).
Department of Television, Film and Photography, University of Dhaka offers:
* Master of Television, Film and Photography (MTFP) (2-year, 64-credit)
* Master of Television, Film and Photography (MTFP) (1-year for BTFP Completed Students)
* Bachelor of Television, Film and Photography (BTFP) (4-year) (128-credit)
* Ph.D. Program in Television and Film
* Short Courses on Journalism and Film Production
Occasionally, the Department of Television, Film and Photography organizes film festival, research colloquium, career fair, roundtable discussions, and academic conference and seminar.
The department regularly organizes a film festival, namely TFP Film Festival. The 1st TFP Film Festival held in 2018, the 2nd TFP Film Festival held in 2019, and the 3rd TFP Film Festival held in 2020 at Social Sciences Faculty Building, University of Dhaka, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
The department organized first conference in 2020 in collaboration with the Department of Media and Mass Communication, AIUB. The First BIMSTEC Film, Media and Journalism Studies Conference, held on from 19 to 21 January, 2020 at Professor Muzaffar Ahmed Chowdhury Auditorium, Social Science Building, University of Dhaka.
Contact Information :
Department of Television, Film and Photography:
Ground Floor, Room # 15 Social Sciences' Building
University of Dhaka, Dhaka-1000, Bangladesh
Phone: 9661920-69, Ext. 6620
Published Date: 09/07/2020