Programme overview

The PG Diploma in Journalism and Mass Communication program is a one-year comprehensive program designed to provide students with adequate knowledge, skills, experiential learning, and hands-on training in Journalism, Communication, and Media studies. It aims to meet the needs of the dynamic Media and Entertainment Industry (M & E Industry) by offering a broad learning framework. This program equips students with the essential concepts of communication, new communication technologies, and the media's responsibility towards society. It prepares professionals to excel in diverse fields of the Media and Entertainment Industry, fostering an understanding of core communication theories, print journalism, media history and evolution, media law and ethics, journalism practices, visual communication, communication technology, theatre communication, folk media, and various other subjects. The curriculum is designed to provide students with the necessary knowledge and skills to work in different media organizations and mass communication setups. Through problem-solving, interviewing, investigative reporting, analytical thinking, research aptitude, and networking skills, students develop the competencies required in the field. The program incorporates computer-based learning, MOOCs, seminars, guest lectures, workshops, industry certification training, and project works including incubation projects, live projects, community projects, and collaborations with NGOs.

  • 1 Years

    Duration of Program

  • PG Diploma

    Level of Study

Key Highlights

Thriving new-age media program structure.
Highly Qualified and Digitally Proficient Faculty.
Well-equipped Media Studio.
Industry Connections via Internships and Training Sessions.
Collaborative Workshops, Seminars, and Expert Lectures with Top Media Institutions.

How will you benefit

Students benefit from the attractiveness of Journalism and Mass Communication degrees among media houses.
The Journalism and Mass Communication program equips students with valuable skills to excel as media practitioners.
Students gain preparation for diverse media sectors through the Journalism and Mass Communication program.
The program builds up critical thinking, analytical abilities, creativity, and imaginative understanding.

What will you study

Students delve into communication theories, exploring the fundamental principles that underpin effective communication in various media contexts.

Students gain a comprehensive understanding of journalism concepts, techniques, and ethics, equipping them with the skills necessary for successful media careers.

Students explore the rich world of theatre communication and folk media, understanding their cultural significance and their role in media landscapes.

Students acquire practical media writing skills, explore media history and legal aspects, develop expertise in visual communication, and gain proficiency in newspaper layout, design, and print journalism techniques.

  • Knowledge and Understanding: Acquire a comprehensive knowledge and understanding of journalism and mass communication theories, principles, and practices.
  • Communication Skills: Develop effective communication skills, both written and oral, for conveying information accurately and persuasively in diverse media formats.
  •  Media Proficiency: Gain proficiency in various media tools, techniques, and technologies used in journalism and mass communication, including digital platforms and social media.
  • Critical Thinking and Analysis: Develop the ability to critically analyze and evaluate information, media content, and societal issues from multiple perspectives.
  • Ethical and Professional Practices: Demonstrate ethical and professional conduct in journalism and mass communication, adhering to principles of accuracy, fairness, objectivity, and social responsibility.

  • News Reporting and Writing: Demonstrate proficiency in news gathering, verification, and reporting across different media platforms.
  • Feature and Magazine Writing: Develop skills in writing engaging features, articles, and stories for print and digital magazines.
  • Broadcast Journalism: Gain practical knowledge of radio and television news production, including scriptwriting, anchoring, and reporting.
  • Digital Media Production: Acquire skills in creating and producing digital media content, including multimedia storytelling, video production, and online journalism.
  • Public Relations and Corporate Communication: Understand the principles and practices of public relations, corporate communication, and media relations.

  • Equip students with the necessary knowledge, skills, and professional competence to pursue a successful career in journalism and mass communication.
  • Adaptability: Enable students to adapt to the evolving media landscape and emerging technologies in journalism and mass communication.
  • Ethical and Social Responsibility: Foster a sense of ethical responsibility and social awareness among students, emphasizing the importance of media ethics and responsible journalism.
  • Lifelong Learning: Instill a passion for continuous learning and professional development, encouraging students to stay updated with the latest trends and practices in the field.
  • Effective Communication: Develop students' communication abilities to effectively convey information, ideas, and perspectives to diverse audiences using various media platforms.


  • Communication Theories
  • History and Evolution of Media
  • Journalism: Concept and Practice
  • Communication Technology
  • Print Journalism
  • Visual Communication
  • Newspaper: Layout
  • Design and Production
  • Theatre Communication and Folk Media


Media Planner
Radio Jockey


Eligibility Criteria

Graduation (in any discipline)

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