Dr. Bhupen Hazarika Regional Government Film and Television Institute (erstwhile Jyoti Chitraban Film And Television Institute) was established in January 1999.
It is a regional centre of excellence for education in film and television. Students from the northeastern States study various facets of film in the institute. DBGHRFTI is now ranked among the leading film and television institutes in the country.
Our education emphasizes holistic development and interactive practical learning to groom students as filmmakers for development of the film industry in the Country. A closely networked industry-institute interface is ensured through guest lectures, studio and laboratory visits, workshops, seminars and participation in various film festivals.