Department of Journalism and Mass Communication (BJMC)

Shri Santosh Kumar Kiro Asst.Co-ordinator
M.A, PGJMC

From the Desk of Prof. Santosh Kiro --Assistant Coordinator

The World today has been be-seized by flood of mass communication. Individuals today are communicating with masses more effectively and accurately with feedback, faster than they ever did. Mass communication tools have become more enriched; they continue to get richer day by day. In this changed scenario, a forma degree in Mass Communication equips a person to take on the sophisticated world with more preparedness. The three years' UG course that the Department of Journalism and Mass Communication offers here consists of four parts: Print Media, Electronic Media, Advertisement and Film studies. Students of Journalism and Mass Communication are taught how to write, how to operate the video camera, techniques of video editing and sound. Different aspects of the world of advertisement too are taught. Films studies include different stages of film making like script and screenplay writing, cinematography and post production. The department also holds a students' festival at which short fiction and documentary prepared by the students, are screened. Students from other colleges are also take part in it. Reputed persons from film making are invited to grace the occasion, where the students interact with them face to face. The fest is entirely a students' affair, and the teachers only play a midwifery role.

At a time when the country has numerous print media and electronic media houses, a degree in Journalism and Mass Communication offers scope and opportunity for working with these houses. Many past students of the department are presently with reputed media houses, playing their role in Indian democracy. Film industry too offers good destination for aspiring film makers. This apart, things like YouTube is offering new vista for film makers to showcase their creations. Students also take up the career of Independent film maker.

Aim & Objective

Media is termed as the most powerful communication aspects of the democracy today. It is also termed as the fifth pillar of democracy. Due to the increasing number of visual media and print media the job of the media persons is very critical and vide with responsibility. Presently more than 400 electronic media are there and equal numbers of print media are also present. Vast opportunities are created in these industries for the trained manpower. Different production houses are also increase the demand for the trained manpower. This course is providing the opportunity for the students who intend to start their in these fields of journalism, public relations, mass communication and video production.

Exclusive Features:

Department have also state-of-art facilities with the following infrastructure:

  • • Fully equipped studio
  • • Audio recording studio
  • • Video editing studio
  • • Preview studio
  • • PMW-200 XDCAM HD Camcorder Camera
  • • Canon 5D mak III with leans
  • • SBS-32G1A 32GB S x S Memory Card
  • • Datavideo DN-600 DV/HDV Hard Drive Recorder
  • • MCS-8MHD-SD Video Switcher
  • • Naphon PM825 Powered Audio Mixer
  • • Fostex DC-R302-Channel Audio Mixer and Stereo Recorder
  • • Telekou Image TF-Studio Teleprompter
  • • Manfrotto 519 Tripod
  • • Dynacore ELD/T-1x1S LED light
  • • Li160s-hw-r-Litium ion Battery
  • • FCP Editing suite

Eligibility Requirement

Candidates having secured 50% marks in aggregate in any stream from JAC/ICSE/CBSE/ or any other recognized board examination

Career option available with this Programme

  • 1. Print Media Journalist
  • 2. Media Reporter
  • 3. Electronic media Executive
  • 4. Script writer
  • 5. Video editing
  • 6. Studio Executive
  • 7. Video/Electronic Film Producer
  • 8. Advertising Executive
  • 9. Public Relation Executive
  • 10. Professional Photographer
  • 11. Freelance Journalist
  • 12. Media Critics
  • 13. Columnist

Higher scopes of avenues of the Journalism & Mass Communication Programme

Students can pursue Masters Degree/Post Graduate Diploma on Mass Communication & Journalism. You can also pursue professional photography course to enter the magical world of media & documentation. You can also pursue your career as columnist, freelance journalist, media critics etc. This degree is valid for any competitive examination also. You are also eligible for CAT/XAT/MAT like management entrance examination.

Selection Procedure

The selection of the candidates will be made on the basis of the marks secured in the Entrance Test and Interview, to be notified to the college notice board/college website.