About Us

Who we are

AAFT is an integral education and training academy of Marwah Studios, which is a leading entertainment and media conglomerate. What started out as India’s foremost private film school over 25 years ago, has since grown into the largest media education hub in Asia. With a vision to produce global leaders of highest intellectual and ethical calibre, AAFT delivers high quality technical education in emerging areas of media and creative arts.

As a result of its steadfast commitment, AAFT has trained more than 17,000 media professionals and students since its inception in 1993. It enjoys an international status as the world leading institution in media arts that has the right blend of education and research. Considered as the ideal hotspot for creative talents, the Institute attracts students from some of the most popular countries in Asia, Africa, Australia, Europe, North America and South America.

AAFT offers globally-accepted standards of media education in the field of Film Making, Journalism, Performing Arts, Advertising, Acting, Interior Design, Dance, Digital Marketing, Animation and Fashion Design. Its technically-advanced, flexible and collaborative learning environment fosters free flow of creative ideas, thought processes and perspectives. AAFT as industry pioneer gives direction to its students to grow as a professional, handle things with responsibility, and produce artwork that has a major impact on our communities, our society, and the world.

Sandeep Marwah
( Founder Chairman )

  • The edutainment award 2015 – for best media school
  • Delhi Gaurav award 2015 – National award at Vigyan Bhawan
  • Pride of India Award – 2015
  • Param Shree award 2014 – media excellence award by all journalists association
  • Icon of Noida 2014 – by Times of India
  • Entrepreneur of the year award – By center of education growth and research
  • National Media Excellence award – by Media federation of India (MFI)
  • Honored by Prime minister of Tibet H.E. Lobsang Sangay – for contribution to the world peace, Universal Brotherhood and Media World
  • Honored by Prime minister of Nepal Shri Khadga Prasad Sharma Oli – As chairperson for Indo-Nepal film and cultural forum
  • Honored by education council of India
  • Honored at NGY infra conclave, Noida
  • Honored at Sri Sri Ravishankar Vidya Mandir – for Promotion of Arts.



Dadasaheb Phalke Film Foundation Award to Sandeep Marwah for being the Best producer (Short Films)


His Holiness Dalai Lama Blessing Great Missionary Sandeep Marwah.


With the Former President of India, Smt. Pratibha Patil


Sandeep Marwah Honored as a chairperson of Indo-Nepal Cultural Forum by the Prime Minister of Nepal, HE Khadga Prasad Sharma Oli.


Awarded with Honorary Doctorate by Kings University, USA.


HE Lobsang Sangay, Prime Minister of Tibet Honored Media Baron Sandeep Marwah


Sandeep Marwah honored as “Ambassador of Peace” in House of Commons at British Paliament.


Sandeep Marwah Honored at All India Achievers Conference with most prestigious Achievers award by Shri Vijay Kumar Goel, Former Union Minister and Member Parliament Rajya Sabha.

Our schools

School of Cinema
School of Fashion Design
School of Interior Design
School of Acting
School of Music
School of Dance
School of Mass Communication
School of Still Photography
School of Advertising, PR & Events
School of Event
School of Animation
School of Digital Marketing

About the group

Special workshop for nation building

Ministry of HRD, govt of India dept of higher education

Special workshop for civil aviation authority of Nepal

Ministry of Defence, Govt of India

I&B ministry govt of India

Srinagar Muncipal Corporation

Ministry of Health govt of Bhutan

Ministry of Home Affairs govt of india

LOK Sabha TV

AAFT Signature Film

AAFT Aspirational Film