Jeroo Mulla was the Head of the Social Communications Media Department, Sophia Polytechnic, Mumbai from 1986 – 2013. She has been teaching film appreciation, photography and the Fundamental Concepts of Communications, and supervising student documentaries at the Sophia Polytechnic for over thirty. Currently she continues to teach film and photography as a visiting faculty at Sophia Polytechnic and at Symbiosis, Pune. She was the first recipient of the Professor Satish Bahadur Lifetime Achievement Award for Outstanding Contribution to Film Studies in South Asia at the Alpaviram Film Festival at the National Institute of Design, (N.I.D.)Ahmedabad.