AUTONOMOUS ORGANISATIONS
(i) PRASAR BHARATI

(a) All India Radio (AIR) (http://allindiaradio.org)
  • Educate, entertain and provide news services and other information to the people with the help of its vast network providing radio coverage to 97.3% of the population and 90% of the total area of the country.
(b) Doordarshan (DD) (http://www.ddindia.com/)
  • Educate, entertain and provide 24 hrs news services and other information to the people with the help of its vast network providing radio coverage to 87% of the population and 90% of the total area of the country.
(ii) Press Council of India (PCI) (http://presscouncil.nic.in/)
  • Preserve the freedom of the press, and maintain and improve the standards of newspapers and news agencies in India within the framework of Press Council Act.
(iii) Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) (http://www.ftiindia.com)
  • Provide latest education and technological experience in the art and technique of film-making and television production.
(iv) Satyajit Ray Film and Television Institute (SRFTI) (http://srfti.gov.in/)
  • Provide latest education and technological experience in the art and technique of film-making and television production.
(v) Indian Institute of Mass Communication (IIMC) (http://iimc.nic.in/)
  • Run courses with the objective to produce well-equipped communication professionals sensitive to needs of changing mass communication scenario;
  • Conduct of short term specialized courses to meet the professional training needs of media personnel working in the Central/State Governments and Public Sector Organisations;
  • Conduct of seminars, symposia and conferences on various themes of communication with a view to contributing better understanding of communication in the context of India and other developing countries;
  • Provide consultancy services on request to Central/State Government Departments and Public Sector Undertakings, in designing and organizing training and research programmes related to Development communication.
(vi) Children's Film Society, India (CFSI) (http://www.cfsindia.org/)
  • Provide value-based entertainment to the children and young people through the medium of films;
  • Organize Children's Film Festivals.