About NIP

NIP is a renowned, popular and trustworthy training institute in the country and has been conducting Certificate and Diploma courses for many years. National Institute of Photography (NIP) was established 0n 20th August 1983, by Late. Prof. Manohar Desai with a view of spreading the knowledge of photography among the youth, who aspire to make career in photography and others, who like to pursue it as a hobby too. Since then NIP has continuously worked on this principle and kept itself upgraded to the new trends.

NIP has trained thousands of students in photography and videography, in a systematic and methodical way. Many of the students have pursued successful careers in photography either as a free-lancer or running their independent studios, or as a wedding & event photographer etc.

NIP ISO Certificate

NIP works hard towards maintaining the quality of its services offered to the students. Our courses are defined in such a way that they lay basic foundation for various genres of photography viz. wild-life, bird photography, macro photography, nature, sports, and so on. They contain perfect blend of theory and practical sessions to provide in-depth knowledge of the subject.NIP has students coming in from all corners of the country. We have had international students from countries like US, EUROPE, NIGERIA, UAE, BHUTAN and many others.


Our vision is to become a synonym for profound learning of photography and videography, with our compassionate people and services.


NIP is committed to provide in-depth learning in photography and videography to the people across varied demographics who wish to express their purpose behind it.Its capable and hardworking team works to create an atmosphere conducive for the quality learning.

The intensive syllabus, dedication in teachingand after-learning support for life, creates a high value for the learners. At a fair price, and technically equipped infrastructure, we intend to reach out to more people at global level and spread the joy of photography to the society at large. NIP also values and cares for its team-members who work whole-heartedly to achieve its goals.

Dewang Mehta Award

NIP was awarded with "Education Leadership Award" by Dewang Mehta Foundation in 2013.