AAFT University, India’s eminent media and arts institution, proudly hosted an orientation programme on August 23rd in Raipur, Chhattisgarh. The presence of Bollywood luminary Bobby Deol added star power to the event, which saw hundreds of students attend.
Bobby Deol, an acclaimed icon in the Indian film realm, has left an indelible mark through his versatile performances and magnetic on-screen presence. From his debut in “Barsaat” (1995) to hits like “Soldier” (1998), “Gupt: The Hidden Truth” (1997), and “Humraaz” (2002), he swiftly established his position as a top-tier talent. His captivating roles in thought-provoking films such as “Aur Pyaar Ho Gaya” (1997) and “Dillagi” (1999) showcased his acting finesse. “Ashram” highlighted his acting prowess, and anticipation soars for his upcoming film “Animal” alongside Ranbir Kapoor, reaffirming his status as a cinematic powerhouse.
Sandeep Marwah, the Chancellor of AAFT University, actively engaged with students, inspiring them to overcome challenges, work with dedication, and excel in their chosen fields. He expressed, “As the AAFT University 2023 Student Orientation commences, we are honoured by the gracious presence of celebrated actor Bobby Deol, infusing this event with glamour and inspiration. Amidst the anticipation and allure, this orientation is a beacon where academic aspirations get kindled and new chapters begin. As we embark on this transformative journey, let’s recognise that the core of our focus lies in nurturing potential. We absorb insights, cultivate talents, and shape destinies.”
Bobby Deol, a Bollywood actor, shared that being at AAFT University has been a delight. The energy here is infectious, and witnessing students’ dedication to learning and achieving greatness is inspiring. AAFT’s holistic approach to education, offering exposure to diverse industry aspects, is commendable. With AAFT’s guidance, I’m confident they’re on a promising path, and I’m thrilled to contribute to their journey of growth and achievement.”
Akshay Marwah, Co-Founder of AAFT University, highlighted, “These accomplished individuals from various domains will not only inspire but also impart practical wisdom and insights that transcend textbooks. Our vision for AAFT University in Chhattisgarh is about promoting equality across educational spheres. We aspire to spark the flames of knowledge, nurture technological progress, cultivate innovative ideas, and inspire the entire media and arts community with a resounding impact.”
Apart from Bobby Deol, the AAFT University Orientation Programme 2023 is set to feature a series of sessions led by distinguished guest profiles. These include renowned Bollywood singer Tochi Raina; Yogesh Saini, the founder of Delhi Street Art; Raj Kapoor, the Business Head of DCM Shriram; R. Sasi Kumar, the Executive Director of Education Services at Toonz Media Group; accomplished fashion and advertising photographer Gaurav Mishra; Prachita Pandey, the Founding Editor of OTTplay and Slurpp @HT Media Labs; Priyanka Sharma and Nikhil Sharma, founders of Sadi Gaddi; acclaimed fashion designer Joy Mitra; Rachana Banchhor, an Assistant Producer at IBC24; Lt. Dr Rita Gangwani, a Gangwani, a Personality Transformation and International Pageant Coach; Dr Anamika, a Senior Nutrition Consultant at UNICEF; and Celebrity Chef Vicky Ratnani.
Founded by Mohit Marwah and Akshay Marwah, AAFT University houses an ed-tech platform called AAFT Online, dedicated to creative arts education. It aims to broaden access to education with innovative courses, offering industry-centric creative programmes like photography, jewellery, interior design, and many more. Notable for tailored mentorship and hands-on learning, the platform features 60+ celebrity speakers in its diploma programmes, advancing real-world learning experiences.
About AAFT University
A frontrunner in media and creative arts education, AAFT University provides 50+ industry-focused courses meticulously designed to facilitate holistic growth and skill development. Boasting a wide-reaching global alumni network of 30,000+ individuals spanning 120+ countries, AAFT has cultivated a legacy of excellence.
About AAFT Online
Under the guidance of AAFT University’s initiators, AAFT Online proudly presents a collective of media experts, film industry visionaries, and specialists spanning diverse fields within the creative arts.