About ISC

Indira School of Communication, established in 2004, is part of Shree Chanakya Education Society’s Indira Group of Institutes (established 1994). Under the visionary leadership of Dr. Tarita Shankar.

The Indira School of Communication is a front rank media school that bears a unique blend of academic and innovative practices. Established in 2004, under the prestigious Indira Group of Institutes of the Shree Chanakya Education Society, Pune, Indira School of Communication has come a long way from its modest beginnings. The institute is among the finest media schools of the country today and has been adjudged the best media school twice consecutively.

We offer undergraduate and post- graduate courses in media studies with specializations in Advertising and Public Relations, Film and TV production and Print and Broadcast Journalism.
ISC is proud to be associated with Tilak Maharashtra Vidyapeeth, Pune, as the ‘Expert Knowledge Partner’. Tilak Maharashtra Vidyapeeth (TMV) came into establishment in 1921. A ‘Deemed to be University’ since 1987, the institute is also NAAC-accredited and boasts of a large number of degree courses, including regular full time Bachelors and Masters in Mass Communication.

Vision / Mission


Indira School of Communication is the instrument of a vision to create a platform of excellence that will help progress the standards in the professions of news, radio/television software, advertising, public relations, journalism and media management.


Indira School of Communication promotes innovative and independent thinking among our trainees through a forward-looking academic system that provides theoretical, research and practical input.


Indira School of Communication aims at all-round growth of its trainees through various academic and managerial concepts. Continuous evaluation, de-emphasized examinations, social development projects, fitness activities (gym, yoga, aerobics), and plenty of practical and “real-world” exposure.


Dr. Tarita Shankar
Chairperson, Indira Group of Institutes, Pune.

Dr. Tarita Shankar holds a Degree in Arts (Gold Medalist), Law and Phd. in Management.

She has been an evangelist for social good all through her illustrious career spanning the world of community welfare, infrastructure and now, education.

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Core Team

Prof. Chetan Wakalkar
Group Director, Indira Group of Institutes, Pune.

Prof. Girish Pardeshi
Director, Indira School of Communication, Pune.