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27 Years of AAFT Celebrated in Pandemic on 22nd July

July 22, 2020

27th Anniversary of AAFT Education Group Based Noida &  Raipur



New Delhi: “We have not lost the spirits and enthusiasm because of the pandemic Corona Virus. The eagerness and anxiousness have grown in all these four months of lockdowns and social distancing as to what new we can present from AAFT to the world of education. We have upgraded our self in these few days of pain and now ready to face the new challenge and any other unforeseen circumstances,” said Prof. Dr. Sandeep Marwah Founder Director and Chancellor of AAFT University addressing the group of journalists at New Delhi.


“Our journey from a boutique institute to a full-fledged university is   a case study in the media and entertainment industry and education industry all over the World. Seven world records, enormous international and national awards, incomparable accolades speak the positioning of AAFT on the world map,” added Dr. Marwah emotionally.


“Blessings and appreciations of Presidents, Prime Ministers, Governors, Ministers and top-notch artists and professionals from all strata of life from various countries have given us enough strength to survive from all sort of good and bad jumps of these 27 years of our existence,” expressed Dr. Marwah.


“AAFT is committed to best of the education in every field possible in time to come. A family of 20,000 people directly associated with the group is our strength, power and muscle. India is proud to have an institution of that standard which can attract students from 145 countries of the World,” said Dr. Marwah with great hope and confidence.


“I am indebted to each and every one who has supported me, helped me, blessed me, I have no word to thank enough to our associates, our partners in progress, our management, our faculty and my dearest students who all have believed in us and gave us the opportunity to serve them and in return serve the nation. Let us celebrate this time digitally and be ready for the new batches to be started next month,” said Marwah very humbly.


“AAFT will emerged soon as one of the finest institutions of this century. No efforts putting in in the right direction with clear intention can go waist. I love you all for being part of my family,” said Marwah with passion in eyes.

A Film workshop by Peter Ferris at AAFT University

July 12, 2020

A Film Workshop By Peter Ferris at AAFT University

New Delhi: An interesting Workshop on new techniques of film making, using mobile phones, laptops and web applications brought by Peter Ferris in his condensed workshop was organized by AAFT University for the students of cinema.

Peter Ferris has been at the forefront of revolutionizing the Film, TV and Music Industry for 30 years. His production company screens and represents actors, runs film making master classes and works with some of the world’s premiere film festivals. He is an award winning film producer and his productions appear at many leading industry film events worldwide each year. Peter has helped launch the professional careers of many well-known actors, actresses and performers and continues to provide screen-acting classes across the UK each month.

“I met Peter last year at Cannes International Film Festival 2019 France, where we were together as part of the jury for first ever Mobile Film Festival at Cannes. We were also part of the award function, where we were honored with the life time achievement award for contribution to Media,” said Dr. Sandeep Marwah President of AAFT University.

It is Peter’s recent work to develop smartphone movie making applications that positions him as an technology innovator and entrepreneur who is facilitating new ways in his industry.

“Once recorded it becomes history. I believe that film making should be part of our life and that is why I am promoting easy way of making films. I am happy that Dr. Marwah also believes in the same theory and he is also in film education,” said Peter Ferris. Later the session was followed by question answers.



Sandeep Marwah Initiated WASME Webinar on World SME Day

July 1, 2020

Sandeep Marwah Congratulated on World SME Day at WASME



New Delhi: “ I on behalf of Indian Media and Entertainment Industry extend my heartiest congratulations to each and every one here on the occasion of World SME Day. I am thankful to WASME for nominating Patron and  for inviting me here to speak about the industry which is full of small and medium stake holders,” said Dr. Sandeep Marwah President Marwah Studios and International Chamber of Media And Entertainment Industry initiating  the webinar.


Dr. Marwah explained the pre and post condition of the industry and expressed that this industry is now looking multiple external factors and technology including wireless, mobile, devices, digitization, internet excess, speed, cloud storage, consumer analytics and social media for revising the affairs.


He also mentioned that this industry is close to art and culture therefore depends on the sentiments, emotions, psychology and inspirational appeal of the consumer.


Anil Juhri Ex CEO NABCB India, Dr. Sharad Kohli Chairman K.C.C. Group, Puneet Gupta Entrepreneur Investor Educator, Dr. Shankar Goenka anaging Director WOW Factor India P Ltd., Aditya Kumar Management Consultant Boston Consulting Group spoke on the occasion.


Kamlesh K Agarwal Vice President Nepal Chamber of Commerce, Dr. Ebiekure Jasper Eradiri Vice Chairman Knight Lambert Foundation, S.K. Gautam CEO UDYAM, S.M. Zillur Rehman Vice President WASME & CEO RAHMAN Group Bangladesh, Mohd. Joynal Abdin Secretary Dhaka Chamber of Commerce & Industry Bangladesh also expressed themselves on the subjects.


Dr. Sanjeev Layek Executive Secretary of WASME started with introduction of WASME and extended good wishes to all on World SME Day. Later he paid vote of thank to all the dignities present on the Webinar. The session was followed by question answer.

Commercial Designers Motivated Young Fashion Students at ICMEI

May 8, 2020

             Webinar With Fashion Designers at ICMEI

New Delhi: The Coronavirus pandemic has had sweeping repercussions on all sectors of the economy worldwide. However, the sectors that will be extremely hard hit are the ones that come in the category of non-essential spending. Design apparel and footwear definitely come in this category,” said Sandeep Marwah President of International Chamber of Media And Entertainment Industry at the webinar organized for the young fashion designers.

Fashion and Textile industry accounts for approximately 4% of the global T&A market. The T&A industry is one of the largest and the most important sectors for the Indian economy in terms of output, foreign exchange earnings and employment. The industry contributes approximately 7% to industrial output in value terms, 2% to the GDP and 15% to the country’s export earnings,” briefed Lali Sahni member ICMEI & renowned exporter from Noida

“T&A provides direct employment to over 45 million people but the nationwide lockdown has led to a temporary closure of factories and lay-offs have already begun among low wage workers,” added Varija Bajaj renowned fashion designer.

“There are many ways to keep your self busy as a designer. This is the best time to study the national and international fashion. You can even start preparing a range for march next year. Your deep research towards the upcoming requirements will get you a better business,” said Swati Modo renowned footwear designer.

“Plan your design books, convert them into digital and be ready for your digital shows as that is what now going to sell for the next few months or may be years,” suggested Rosy Ahluwalia popular designer at Oscar show from India.

Covid 19 has changed the thinking of human mind. Global trade is going to be restricted. Marriage functions will be hampered because of social distancing. Local fashion shows have been cancelled also. You have to be out of box to be in limelight. Those products will have demand which can be easily sold-out on line,” expressed Kirti Rathore designer from Rajasthan.

The designers took lots of interest in the student’s questions and all delivered satisfactory answers. Ritu Lal Director AAFT School of Fashion and Design conducted the program.



AAFT Celebrated Birth Anniversary of Dada Saheb Phalke

May 1, 2020

 150th Birth Anniversary of Dada Saheb Phlke Celebrated at AAFT

New Delhi: Today we all are celebrating the 150th birth anniversary of Father of Indian Cinema Dhundiraj Govind Phalke popularly known as Dada Saheb Phalke who was born 1870 in Bombay, and was an Indian director, producer screenwriter, editor and distributor. He produced the first full length feature film Raja Harish Chandra in 1913.

“Though we really wanted to create a big event but now because of Covid 19 the celebrations have been reduced to a webinar. I am happy more than hundred people participated on this very auspicious day of Dada Saheb Phalke Birth Anniversary,” said Dr. Sandeep Marwah Chancellor AAFT University and President International Chamber of Media And Entertainment Industry.

“No one is perfect but certainly we can complement each other with inspiration- the inspiration of our experience, success stories, kind and healing words,” said Sandeep Marwah assuring the audience that soon a seat in the university will be created to honour, every year, a film maker of who has contributed a lot to the cinema, after the name of Dada Saheb Phalke.

Arpita Mehta Shared Her Experience With AAFT School of Fashion And Design

April 25, 2020

Arpita Mehta’s Master Class At AAFT School of Fashion And Design

Mumbai: A special master class of renowned fashion designer Arpita Mehta was organized by AAFT University for the students of AAFT School of Fashion And Design during lock down owing to Covid 19.

“I had great interest in fashion from very beginning. I have been actually adorning distinctive styles worn by my mother and my grandmother. In order to pursue my passion, I went on to achieve my degree in Apparel Manufacture and Dress Design from the prestigious SNDT University, Mumbai,” informed Arpita Mehta.

Designer Arpita Mehta charted her journey in the world of fashion in 2009, and has since become a new-age force to be reckoned with. The label’s minimalist yet fashion-forward fare brings about a seamless blend of ethnic and contemporary designs that enhances the feminine silhouette. Arpita Mehta’s name has consequently become synonymous with her signature aesthetic of hand-embroidered mirror work ensembles in trendy cuts and eclectic colour palettes.

Arpita expressed her love for fashion and gave some wonderful tips to the young fashion designers. She also answered many questions by giving examples from her own life. Ritu Lal Director SOFD conducted the session.

Today, Arpita’s illustrious clientele include industrialists, fashion industry stalwarts and celebrities like Deepika Padukone, Katrina Kaif, Sonam Kapoor, Sonakshi Sinha, Kareena Kapoor Khan and Alia Bhatt, to name a few.

Marwah Studios Is Indeed An International Creative Centre

April 1, 2020

             Sandeep Marwah Founder of Marwah Studios


New Delhi: Twenty Nine years in business, Marwah Studios-an island of excellence, is now an International brand in Media touching its presence in almost 145 countries of the World and associated with not only films, television, print, radio, new media but also linked with education, tourism & hospitality, fashion & design, environment and climate change, skill development and probably all government social initiatives.

“We are here to serve the nation and international media and entertainment industry. Our every effort is towards uplifting humanity. We have always believed that you can bring in love, peace and unity in the world through art and culture,” said Dr. Sandeep Marwah founder of Marwah Studios.

 Marwah Studios has been the founder of Noida Film City- (The first film city of North India and third in the country), AAFT– Asian Academy of Film And Television (The First private film school and fourth film school of the country), IFTC– International Film And Television Club (a first film association to present more than ten international festivals) and IFTRC– International Film And Television Research Centre(first private film and TV research centre in India).

Many powerful organizations like MFVP– Marwah Films And Video Productions (World Record Holder of largest number of short films), IPBF-International Public Broadcasting Forum consisting of Radio Noida 107.4FM a community radio station and MSTV a community television station of broadcasting, IWFF– International Women’s Film Forum( to look after the needs and requirements of todays women in society and business, And ICFF– International Children’s Film Forum (to look after the needs of and requirements of young children) are the marvelous creations of Marwah Studios.

Marwah Studios has been appreciated, awarded and mentioned by many head of the states, film, TV and Media personalities of the World. It has been the case study in large number of countries and educational institutions. Marwah Studios latest formations ICMEI- International Chamber of Media And Entertainment Industry(first dedicated chamber of M&EI) and AAFT University of Media And Arts(first film university of the country) have surprised the whole World.

“Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony. Where there is love there is life. In a gentle way, you can shake the world. Action expresses priorities. The future depends on what we do in the present. I will not let anyone walk through my mind with their dirty feet. If you don’t ask, you don’t get it,” Dr. Sandeep Marwah seven times World Record Holder read the quotes loudly.


ICMEI Celebrated Mauritius National Day at AAFT

March 19, 2020

      National Day of Mauritius Celebrated at Marwah Studios

Noida: International Chamber of Media And Entertainment Industry celebrated the National Day of Mauritius with the students of Media of Asian Academy of Film And Television at Marwah Studios, Noida Film City.

Three projects were launched for research including Cinema in Mauritius, Mass Communication and Journalism of Mauritius and Fashion And Design Industry of Mauritius. Three projects were handed over to the students of AAFT and Asian School of Media Studies under their director’s guidance.

“I on behalf of Media And Entertainment Industry of India extend my heartiest congratulations to the High Commission of Mauritius to India and the people of country on this auspicious day. May friendship between the two countries remain best for ever,” said Dr. Sandeep Marwah President of Marwah Studios.

National Day in Mauritius annually falls on March 12. It celebrates the day, when the country gained independence from the United Kingdom in 1968 and the Republic of Mauritius was formed in 1992.Mauritius became a British colony in 1810.

French Actress Charlotte Londsay at Marwah Studios

March 10, 2020

Sandeep Marwah Presented Life Membership of IFTC to Charlotte

Noida: Indo French Film And Cultural Forum saw a new light when young and popular theatre, TV and film artist Charlotte Londsay visited Marwah Studios at Noida Film City to be part of the studios activities.

“We are happy to receive Charlotte from Paris, France where she is involved with theatre, television and cinema. Her enthusiasm is great and I am sure she would like to share her experience with the young students of AAFT,” welcomed Sandeep Marwah President of Marwah Studios.

“I am feeling at home. The environment at Marwah Studios is so appealing and inviting. I am thankful to Dr. Marwah for his hospitality and has been generous to guide me,” said Charlotte Londsay.

Radio Noida 107.4FM and MSTV covered the visit of Charlotte and interviewed her as a creative artists which will be broadcast very soon all over the World.

Later Dr. Sandeep Marwah honored and presented Life Membership of International Film And Television Club of Asian Academy of Film And Television to actress Charlotte Londsay who was accompanied with her uncle Kazem Samandari a well known businessman.

Jashn E Hind Declared Sandeep Marwah as Living Legend

March 4, 2020

       Sandeep Marwah Honored With Living Legend Award

New Delhi: “Seven world Records, founder of Noida Film City, President of Marwah Studios, Chancellor of AAFT University and   Cultural Ambassador of more than fifty countries of the World Dr. Sandeep Marwah is chairing 100 film, TV, media, art, cultural and social organizations and now called as Global Cultural Minister,” citation read by Secretary at the second day of three days cultural extravaganza -Jashn e Hind at Indira Gandhi National Centre For Arts, Ministry of Culture, Government of India.

“He is innovative, enthusiastic, experimental, promoter, educator, executor, mentor and best friend to thousands of peoples who want to be in art and culture field. Global Media Guru, Global Green Ambassador, Icon of The Decade, Man of Asia and several other titles, he has been honored with. Seven hundred awards including one hundred and fifty international accolades he has brought to India. He is entitled to all Bhushans & Ratnas of the nation,” added Dr. Mirudla Tandon President of Sakshi the promoter of the festival.

Giants of cultural field together handed over the Living Legend Award to six times Doctor Sandeep Marwah in the presence of who’s who of art and cultural fraternity of India in a grand function with people from all over India who were part of this cultural fair.