EMDI Institute of Media and Communication [EMDI], Mumbai Overview
EMDI is the pioneer in launching industry-relevant training in Event Management in India in the year 2002 and in UAE in 2004. It is the only Career Hub that has a Global presence with its own campuses. We are also pioneers in offering India’s first ever industry-relevant training in Sports Management and Wedding Planning. EMDI now offers New Age Career courses in Event Management & Experiential Marketing; Advertising, Public Relations and Digital Media; Sports Management and Wedding Planning. With international opportunities, EMDI offers a truly global experience.
EMDI embodies ‘Of the Industry, by the Industry, for the Industry’! The EMDI journey is filled with memorable moments and magical milestones. Our 8,500+ global alumni, several of them at senior positions across Media houses and Sports Management Companies and as successful Entrepreneurs, make us proud.
Our courses are designed to offer career opportunities to today’s youth through a combination of classroom sessions, guest sessions, internships, in-house events and other initiatives that are mentored by industry stalwarts. The curriculum developed in conjunction with industry stalwarts ensures meaningful learning for career aspirants.
It includes live industry experience, industry visits, digital marketing using relevant platforms and sessions on soft skills, getting industry ready etc. In addition to learning core subjects, students focus on their key interest areas and have the opportunity to specialize within the stream. Industry interactions open many networking and work opportunities to the students. The mature in-house leadership goes a long way in mentoring students in all aspects, not limited to only the courses.
The EMDI Event Management Students have a holistic experience with the in-house event SWAT, Students Working Against Tobacco. SWAT is a unique mentoring initiative guided by EMDI Alumni with students driving the project from conceptualisation to execution - an unparalleled 360-degree experience. The Global course offers students an opportunity to get hands-on experience in Dubai - the entertainment capital of the world as also interactive sessions with global event experts. It is heartening to see our Alumni recommend EMDI as the best place to start a career in Event Management.
EMDI now offers New Age Career courses in Sports Management through its flagship brand IRONWOOD – Sports Management Global Academy. With international opportunities, EMDI offers a truly global experience. IRONWOOD embodies ‘Of the Industry, by the Industry, for the Industry’! The IRONWOOD journey is filled with memorable moments and magical milestones. Our huge alumni base, several of them at senior positions across Media houses and Sports Management Companies and as successful Entrepreneurs, make us proud.
The Sports Management Students have been well-received by the sports industry and some of them have already turned entrepreneurs. Our Alumni who have joined the industry are making good progress in their careers with some of the leading brands in the sports industry. The global program consists of an international internship tour to Dubai which gives work experience with global companies like IMG, Promoseven Sports Marketing, Onside Sports etc.
The tour also includes interactions and visits to international sports events like ICC (International Cricket Council), Formula 1 and Rugby Sevens and venues like Coke Arena. The sports course is very popular with people from diverse backgrounds like CA, Engineering, Sports enthusiasts, Coaches and anyone who wants to turn their passion for sports into a profession.
Ravi Shastri - Former Cricketer and Coach, Indian Cricket Team
Ashok Hotchand Advani - Chairman and Publisher, Business India Group
Brian Tellis - Co- Founder and Group CEO, Fountainhead MKTG
Nagesh Alai - Former Group Chairman, FCB Ulka Group
- Conveniently located in the student-friendly Western Suburbs
- Under 10 minutes walking distance from the Railway Station and Western Express Highway
- Well Air-conditioned, Wi-fi enabled Campus with multiple facilities
- ICT-enabled classrooms with modern seating arrangements
- Dedicated counselling and support services
- Well-stocked library
Institute Address :
301, 3rd Floor, Symphony, Nehru Road, Above ICICI Bank, Vile Parle (East), Mumbai – 400 057
Event Management - 8291800821
Sports Management – 9821117438