Diploma in photography

Jun 07, 2018 Written by Megha Bhadola Photography Courses




For most people in this field, photography first starts as a hobby, which later on becomes a passion, so strong that one cannot think of joining any other profession Earlier, one had to learn the nuances of photography on job or maybe by working as a helper with bigger photographers. However, now one can easily secure the necessary skills at good colleges. Diploma in photography has been on a rise in recent times. More and more students are opting for this course and hopping to begin their carrier as photographer.

If you are seriously considering a career in the field of photography, then diploma in photography is something that you cannot do without.

This course makes you skilled and competent enough to work with the finest photographers from across the globe. It  helps to shape students  future and give the right direction and purpose to their inherent skill so as to help them realize the dream of becoming a renowned photographer. It not only prepares you for a long and successful career, but also trains you to start your own photography venture and take it to the height of success.


Diploma in photography teaches about the concepts and aspects relevant in the real world of photography. Students are trained with a significant focus on approaching the subject in a practical manner while also imparting necessary theoretical knowledge.

They get an opportunity to interact with professional photographers active in the field and learn through their insights and experiences. They also learn to use and integrate latest technologies into their profession so as to provide the most astounding and satisfying results.

Within the course they learn the workings of the industry and what will be expected out of them once they start working in the field.


Many colleges in India offer Diploma in Photography, the duration of this diploma course is one year, and some colleges also give diploma degree after Completion 6 months. There is Undergraduate diploma and there is postgraduate diploma, some colleges offer both the courses and some offer one of them.   Some of the colleges and film schools that offer this course are - Sri Aurobindo Centre for Arts and Communication | Adhchini, Delhi, Asian Academy of Film and Television | Noida,  R. K. Films and Media Academy | Karol Bagh, Delhi, Craft Film School | Qutub Institutional Area, Delhi.

The main of aim of this course is to teach the students the basic and specifics of photography, to change their passion and interest into a successful career.