New Initiatives

Multimedia Centre -cum- Film City

The Multimedia-cum-Film City is being set up by the selected bidder over an area of 30 acres in Sarangpur, Chandigarh U.T. The model to be followed is that of international standard Multimedia Parks and related developments. The project will be executed at a world class level by the selected bidder with tie-ups with experienced companies in their respective fields.
The Multimedia-cum-Film City would promote investment in Chandigarh and the Region in a major way. Tourism would also receive a big boost through the Project. Employment for professionals would be generated. High-end human resources would be created. Film Producers etc., would be able to use the facilities of the Film City which is part of the project.

The following would be the main features of the project:

  • A Multimedia-cum-Film Centre with digital studios and facilities for post production processing of digital film and also modern hi-tech facilities for animation and gaming laboratories.
  • A Multimedia Park with Ready Built Space for technology companies working in the Multimedia field to set up their facilities and to occupy space on the pattern of the Ready Build Space at Rajiv Gandhi Chandigarh Technology Park. The companies working in the Multimedia Park would be those specifically involved in software/or its applications for Multimedia processing. Gaming and animation software would also be an important area for work by these Multimedia companies.
  • A Multimedia Information-cum-Entertainment Centre which would have multiplex facilities and entertainment-cum-gaming facilities for visitors and residents of Chandigarh.
  • A Multimedia College:
    • Multimedia studies with all its components.
    • Animation with modern equipment as per international standard.
    • Gaming with various software and tools used for gaming applications.
    • Research & Postgraduate Programmes (RPP) in Multimedia.
    • Centre Multimedia (CM).

The project would boost the economy of Chandigarh and the region while providing large scale employment directly and indirectly to the people of the region.

The project would be of global standards and would involve the expertise of global companies which are experts in their respective fields.

Facilities to be provided

  • Public transport to be organized.
  • Adequate Parking for private & public vehicles.
  • Access controls and security measures.
  • Medical and first aid facilities.
  • Fire fighting facilities.
  • Other infrastructural facilities within the area of the Project.
  • Separate boundary walls and premises for each of the 4 components of the Project, subject to requirements.

Details of the Project

Name Multimedia -cum- Film City, Chandigarh.
Location Sarangpur, Chandigarh U.T.
Area 30 Acres
Types of buildings permitted
  • A Multimedia Centre-cum-Film City Centre with digital studio and facility for post production processing of digital film and also modern high-tech facilities for animation and gaming laboratories.
  • A multimedia park with ready built space for companies working in the multimedia filed.
  • A multimedia information centre.
  • A multimedia college having multimedia studios, animation with modern equipment as per international standard, gaming with various software and tools used for gaming application, research and post graduate programme in multimedia, creative multimedia etc.
  • A research centre having animation technique for distance education for improving its delivery system.
  • Other ancillary buildings as related to the functioning of the Multimedia Centre-cum-Film City.

For more details contact :

Project Director -cum- Director IT
Chandigarh Administration.
5th Floor, Additional Deluxe Building,
Sector 9 - D, Chandigarh - 160 009
Tel : +91 172 2740641
Fax: +91 172 2740005
Email : dit-chdut AT