Journalism and Mass Communication

by V.A.Ponmelil (All rights reserved by the author)

Journalism and Mass Communication

Introduction

Mass Communication is a collective term used to describe the academic study of various means of communication by which individuals and entities relay information to large segments of the population all at once through mass media. The Mass Communication is the study of mass media and mass media includes all types of medium used to convey the information to the audience. Journalism being concerned with collection and dissemination of news through the print media as well as the electronic media, involves various areas of works like reporting, writing, editing, photographing, broadcasting or cable casting news items. The graduates of Journalism and Mass Communication programs work in a variety of fields in news media and publishing, public relations and research institutes.

Eligibility

Bachelor's degree or post-graduate degree in journalism / mass communication is required to pursue a career in this field.

Job Scope and Career Options

There are good job opportunities available under this career with newspapers, periodicals and magazines, central information service, press information bureau, websites, AIR and TV channels.

Some of the Colleges / Institutes offering Courses in Journalism and Mass Communication

Degree / Course

College / Institute

Eligibility

Course Duration

PG Degree (Journalism and Mass Communication)

Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya, 169 Ravindra Nath Tagore Marg, Indore - 452001

Graduation

1 year

PG Degree (Journalism and Mass Communication)

Guru Ghasidas University, PO Kone, Bilaspur - 495009

Graduation (50%)

1 year

PG Degree (Journalism and Mass Communication)

Chitrakoot Gramodaya Vishwa Vidyalaya PO Nayagaon, Dist. Satna - 485331

BA in Journalism and Mass Communication (BJMC)

1 year

PG Degree (Journalism and Mass Communication)

Ranchi University, Ranchi - 834001

Bachelor's in Journalism

2 years

PG Degree (Journalism and Mass Communication)

HP University, Summer Hill, Shimla - 171005

Class XII

3 years

PG Degree (Journalism and Mass Communication)

Purvanchal University, Zafarabad Road, Jaunpur - 222002

Graduation

1 year

PG Degree (Journalism and Mass Communication)

Andhra University, Vishakapatnam - 530003

Graduation (40%)

1 year

PG Degree (Journalism and Mass Communication)

Punjab Agricultural University, Ludhiana - 141004

BA/BSc./Bsc. (Ag) GPA of 2.7/59%/MA/MSc. (50%)

2 years

PG Degree (Journalism and Mass Communication)

Punjabi University, Patiala - 147002

BA in Journalism with 45% in Punjabi

2 years

PG Degree (Journalism and Mass Communication)

University of Kashmir, University Campus, Hazratbal, Srinagar - 190066

BA

2 years

PG Degree (Journalism and Mass Communication)

Karnataka University, Pavate Nagar, Dharwad - 580003

Graduation with 50% in major subjects

2 years

PG Degree (Journalism and Mass Communication)

Mangalore University, University Campus, Mangalagangothri - 574199

BA

2 years

PG Degree (Journalism and Mass Communication)

Makhanlal Chaturvadi National University of Journalism, E-8/76, Arera Colony, PO Box RSN/60, Bhopal - 462016

Graduation

2 years

PG Degree (Journalism and Mass Communication)

University of Lucknow, Badshah Bagh, Lucknow - 226007

Graduation

2 years

PG Degree (Journalism and Mass Communication)

Rabindra Bharati University, 6/4 Dwarkanath Tagore Lane, Kolkata - 700007

Graduation (Mass Communication)

2 years

PG Degree (Journalism and Mass Communication)

Punjab University, Chandigarh - 160014

Graduation

1 year

PG Degree (Journalism and Mass Communication)

Mass Communication Research Center, Jamia Millia Islamia, Jamia Nagar, New Delhi - 110025

Graduation

2 years

PG Degree (Journalism and Mass Communication)

Nagarjuna University, Nagarjuna Nagar, Dist. Guntur - 522510

BA

2 years

 

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