Top 5 Acting Schools in India | Best List

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Career Overview


One who can behave naturally according to the situations as per the given script is called an actor.  The work of a performing actor varies enormously from live stages to theatre, Films, Tele-serials and advertising.

Duties and Responsibilities

Being an actor, you must have following duties and responsibilities-

  • Appearing for Auditions in front of Directors and Producers
  • Researching the character scope of New Stories submitted by the Script Writers/Filmmakers/Producers.
  • Read Scripts and getting prepared for doing the role
  • Memorize and practice the dialogues
  • Perform the role, following the director’s directions
  • Maintain the ‘Self’ Market Value in the Film Industry

This Role of Actor is Suit for…

  • One who having inherent acting skills
  • One who is professionally qualified in Theatre training
  • One who can perform fearlessly in front of large stage
  • One who is flexible and ready to meet challenges

List of Companies in India hiring Actors and Actress

There are many companies in India hiring Actors and Actress frequently.  Probably you can find at least 10 to 20 audition information for actors and Actress on every day.  The  names  of top companies hiring actors are Fox Studios, Star  Broadcasting, Sun TV, UTV Motion Pictures, Dharma Productions, etc

Career Profiles

One who professionally qualified in acting field may find in the job roles such as-

  • Theater Artist
  • Actor/Actress
  • Anchor
  • Live show host
  • TV News Reader
  • Video Jockey


In India one who is working as a Full-time actor can earn at least 5 La per annum. Around 90% of actors are working as freelancers.

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics ( report on 2012, the actors working for performing arts companies are at $22.78 hourly.  The updated details regarding salary of actors and actress in India can get from Cine & Television Artistes’ Association (

Training and Education

There are many training institutes in India offering Acting courses. A list that is given below showing the names of institutes in India offering training in Acting.

  1. National School of Drama, New Delhi (Undertaken By Govt. of India)



  1. Film and Television Institute of India, Pune (Undertaken By Govt. of India)



  1. Kerala Kalamandalam (Undertaken By Govt. of Kerala)


  1. Kishore Namit Kumar Acting Institute (Mumbai) (Private Institute)


  1. Join Asmita theatre group (Founded by Arvind Gaur)




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