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Instructor Profile
Samit Sengupta
is an ex-NDTV media trainer with 17 years’ experience in the broadcast industry.

After completing his masters in English Literature from Venkateswara College, Delhi University, he went on to learn Television Production & Direction from Academy 18, New Delhi, & Audio Engineering from Recording Workshop, Ohio, USA.

Samit was heading the Audio operations of the entire NDTV Group. He has

  • Worked on projects with foreign TV channels with whom NDTV had collaborated at various points – BBC (London), CNN International & NBC Network (USA), NHK TV (Japan), DW TV (Germany), Bloomberg TV (London)
  • Been the audio engineer for nearly all big domestic shows of NDTV – General Elections, Greenathon, Save the Tiger campaign, Marks for Sports, Jai Jawaan, Question Time India, India Questions, We the People, Big Fight, Jai Jawaan etc
  • Supervised setting up of audio infrastructure and studios at Kuala Lumpur, Dhaka, Mumbai & Delhi
  • Successfully conducted in-house training of all audio persons of NDTV to operate on the live console for 24x7 bulletins

Samit is also deeply involved in Training and Mentoring programmes. He regularly conducts workshops for beginners and professionals in the audio industry. He has been:

  • Faculty member for the NDTV Broadcast Training Programme since its inception
  • Visiting Faculty member at Amity School of Communications, Gurgaon
  • Visiting Faculty member at Amity School of Communications, Noida
  • Visiting Faculty for Sound Engineering at the Lady Shri Ram College, Delhi University