Study Abroad: Beyond Bollywood: Taste of Indian Media

Create your own productions, documentaries, and Bollywood movies! Visit the Taj and other famous sites while you develop film production, television, reporting and communication skills. This hands-on, production-based program is one of the most economical study abroad experiences. Hurry, spots are filling up for this wonderful opportunity, led by our CAS Faculty Impact Award Winner for 2016.

No prerequisites, 8 credits. 4+ weeks long. Open to all majors.

Check out the promo: Beyond Bollywood Promo 2016

Second promo video (2018)

Receive credit from among eleven courses from MI, JRN and CAS. Please email the instructor to learn more about the program and the new additional scholarship opportunities!


To learn more about the student experiences from the previous programs, check out the following videos:

Behind the Scenes (2018)

The Deed- Short film (2018)

Behind the Scenes (2016)

Lungi Dance (2016)

Bollywood style dance video
This was choreographed and produced while on the study trip to India in Summer 2015

Beneath the Banyan Tree
This is the most recent production from the study abroad trip to India in Summer 2015

Behind the Scenes (2015)
A short documentary cataloging the study abroad trip in India in Summer 2015. We are repackaging this to air on the PBS station.

Chaiyya Chaiyya Dance (2015)

Chand ke Mohalla Dance (2014)

A Connection (2014)
This was a short film produced as a part of the pilot study abroad trip to India in Summer 2014

Behind the Scenes (2014)
A short documentary cataloging the study abroad trip in India.

Email Amol Pavangadkar with questions

Program Fee Information:
No prerequisites
8 credits
Tentative Program Fee: $3,700
Tentative Additional Costs: $3,400