M.A.(Journalism And Mass Communication)

Breaking News, Building Futures.

    OVERVIEW

    Our M.A. (Journalism and Mass Communication) programme is your gateway to a dynamic and influential career in the world of media and communication. In an era defined by rapid information dissemination, the ability to craft compelling narratives, communicate effectively, and engage audiences is paramount. This programme equips you with the skills, knowledge, and experiences necessary to thrive in this evolving landscape.

    M.A. (Journalism And Mass Communication)

    Why choose SOET?

    Inspiring Excellence Through Experienced Guidance:

    Professionally qualified, competent, and committed teaching faculty.

    Pioneering Education Fused with Global Insights:

    Experience a cutting-edge curriculum meticulously crafted by integrating the best practices from top global universities and the rich knowledge resources of the Open-Source Society University.

    Learning Beyond Books: Real-world Application Matters:

    Emphasis on hand-on training, project-based learning, field projects, research projects, internships, Competitive Coding, continuous and comprehensive evaluation.

    Empowering Futures: Real Industry Experience, Every Step:

    Opportunity for Industrial Project/R&D Project/Start-up Project in final year. Compulsory industry internship for all students

    Nurturing Tomorrow’s Career Trailblazers:

    Focus on career progression through training, placements, foreign internships, preparation for higher studies.

    Enriching Education: Beyond the Standard Syllabus:

    Access to certification courses, ability & skill development programs, value-added courses besides core curriculum.

    Master the Art of

    Media Storytelling

    The curriculum for the M.A. (Journalism and Mass Communication) programme is carefully crafted to provide students with a comprehensive and contemporary education in the field of media and communication. This dynamic programme covers a wide range of topics and practical skills essential for success in the ever-evolving media industry.

    Programme Structure

    Semester 1
    Semester 2
    • Communication Theories and Models
    • The Craft of Media Writing
    • Current Affairs and Perspective
    • Public Relations: Theory and Practice
    • Advertising Today
    • Exploring Frames
    • Exploring Frames Lab
    • Reporting and Editing
    • Creative Visualisation Techniques
    • Creative Visualisation Techniques Lab
    Semester 3
    Semester 4
    • Research Techniques
    • Research Techniques Lab
    • Broadcast News Production
    • Broadcast News Production Lab
    • New Media and Web Content
    • New Media and Web Content Lab
    • Media, Law and Society
    • Summer Training Report
    • MOOC
    • Data Journalism
    • Mobile Journalism
    • Major Project
    • Specialization-I
    • Advance Reporting and Editing
    • Advance Reporting and Editing Lab
    • Business & Political Coverage
    • Sports Journalism
    • Sports Journalism Lab
    • Specialization-II
    • Audio Programming
    • Audio Programming Lab
    • Storytelling for Screen
    • Power of Images: TV and Films
    • Power of Images: TV and Films Lab
    • Specialization-III
    • Integrated Marketing Communication
    • Integrated Marketing Communication Lab
    • Creativity and Campaign Planning
    • Creativity and Campaign Planning Lab
    • Brand Communication

    Connecting Talent to Dream Careers

    Our students have the privilege of engaging with renowned media companies, news agencies, advertising firms, digital content platforms, and communication consultancies. These esteemed entities recognize the talent and skills cultivated by our graduates during their academic journey. Through internships, workshops, and collaborative projects, students gain invaluable hands-on experience, ensuring they are well-prepared to contribute to the dynamic field of journalism and mass communication.

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    Career Options

    Our M.A. (Journalism and Mass Communication) programme serves as a launchpad to a multitude of exciting and fulfilling career opportunities in the ever-evolving media and communication landscape. Graduates of this programme are equipped with a versatile skill set that empowers them to excel in various roles at the forefront of the media industry. While the possibilities are vast, here are five key career trajectories, showcasing the diverse prospects available:

    • Journalist and News Anchor: Embrace the role of a storyteller and news presenter, reporting on current events, investigating stories, and delivering news to the public through various media channels, including television, radio, and online platforms.
    • Digital Media Strategist: Navigate the digital landscape by working as a digital media strategist, responsible for creating and implementing digital content strategies, managing social media campaigns, and optimizing online presence for organizations and brands.
    • Content Creator and Producer: Step into the world of content creation, producing compelling videos, podcasts, documentaries, and written content that captivate audiences and convey meaningful messages. Explore opportunities in content development for platforms like YouTube, streaming services, and digital publications.
    • Public Relations Specialist: Bridge the gap between organizations and their target audiences as a PR specialist. Craft communication strategies, manage media relations, and enhance an organization’s reputation through effective PR campaigns.

    Hear straight from our Students

    Sumit verma

    My choice to enroll in KR Mangalam University's Master of Journalism and Mass Communication programme has completely changed my life. The programme has given me the skills, knowledge, and confidence to successfully navigate the ever-evolving world of media. It gives me great pride to have graduated from this prestigious college, and I strongly recommend the M.A. programme to anyone who aspires to be successful in the journalism or mass communication industries."

    Akash Sharma

    My viewpoint on mass communication has been refined and my journalistic abilities have improved greatly thanks to the faculty's guidance and encouragement. The curriculum promotes ethical journalism, critical thinking, and the growth of a distinctive journalistic voice.

    Abhishek Sharma

    It gives me great pleasure to express how much I value KR Mangalam University's M.A. programme in journalism and mass communication. My academic and professional journeys have been greatly influenced by the fulfilling and enriching experience of pursuing my master's degree at this prestigious university.

    Hardeep

    KR Mangalam University is genuinely unique due to its emphasis on fostering ethical journalism and critical thinking. Investigative reporting, media ethics, and journalists' social responsibilities are all encouraged to be thoroughly explored in this programme. As a result, I now have a broader perspective and a greater feeling of accountability as a communicator in the digital age.

    Programme
    Outcomes

    • Disciplinary Knowledge:

      Knowledge of communication concept, models and theories. Acquiring knowledge of different dimensions of communication, historical, perspectives and other related areas of studies??

      01

    • Understanding the Role of Media:

      The media in democratic society, importance of freedom of press and impact of media in general.??

      02

    • Skilled and Industry-ready Professionals:

      Strengthening the abilities of a learner by skills, gaining knowledge of the present scenario of M & E industry including advertising, public relations, corporate communication, digital communication, media management.

      03

    • Influential and effective communication:

      Influential and effective communication ability to share thoughts, ideas and applied skills of communication in its various perspectives like written communication,?oral?communication?and public communication?etc.

      04

    • Leadership readiness/ Qualities:

      To make learners fluent in multiple facets of leadership. Creating the ability & enhancing the qualities to be an efficient leader. Cultivating key characteristics in learners, to be visionary leaders who can inspire the team to greatness.

      05

    • Critical/ Reflective thinking & language efficiency:

      Critical/ Reflective thinking ability to employ critical and reflective thinking along with the ability to create the sense of awareness of one self and society.

      06

    • Technologically Efficient Professional:

      Capability to use various communication technologies and ability to use various software for content creation, content editing for various forms of publishing platforms.

      07

    • Ethical Awareness:

      As a communication learner, one has to understand the importance of ethical values and its application in professional life.

      08

    • Lifelong Learning:

      Every graduate to be converted into lifelong learner and consistently update himself or herself with current knowledge, skills and technologies. Acquiring Knowledge and creating the understanding in learners that learning will continue throughout life.

      09

    • Research-related Skills:

      A sense of inquiry and investigation for raising relevant and contemporary questions, synthesizing and articulating.

      10

    • Cooperation/ Team work:

      Building a team, motivating and inspiring the team members to work up with cooperation to their utmost efficiency.

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    • To Demonstrate ability to adapt the rapid changing environment by having learned and applied new skills and new competencies.

      01

    • To acquire the spirit of compassion, kinship and commitment for National Harmony.

      02

    • To progressively adopt and learn continuously through ICT modules.

      03

    • To categorize the various career pathways for students of communication.

      04

    • To educate the students to empower the individuals to promote human rights, human dignity and human freedom.

      05

    • To provide required skills in regard to industries like Advertising, Public Relations, and Corporate Communications etc.

      06

    • To Demonstrate a Systematic, Extensive, and Coherent Knowledge

      01

    • To Demonstrate Procedural Knowledge

      02

    • To Demonstrate Professional and Communication Skills

      03

    Financial Assistance

    K.R. Mangalam University partnered with the leading banks to help you to finance your dream course through Education Loan. You only have to start repaying one year after finishing your course or six months after you get a job.

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    • Includes tuition fees, books cost, hostel fees, airfare.

    • Concessional rate of interest.

    • Speedy disposal of loan applications

    • Availability of the loan across the country

    • Up to 100% loan with lower interest rate and zero processing fees

    • Repayment tenure ranging from 5-15 years.

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    • The student must be enrolled in an undergraduate course at KRMU and needs to score more than 8.0 CGPA

    • The student must have 75% or more attendance during the whole course period

    • Students must clear all of the papers/exams across the tenure in the first attempt

    • The student should not have any disciplinary charges against him/her during the whole period of their undergraduate degree

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Our M.A. (Journalism and Mass Communication) programme stands out for its holistic approach, blending academic rigor with practical media skills. It’s designed to prepare students for a dynamic career in media and communication. The programme boasts experienced faculty, cutting-edge media labs, and strong industry connections, ensuring a well-rounded and hands-on educational experience.

    Absolutely. Students engage in practical experiences such as newsroom simulations, multimedia production, internships with media organizations, and the creation of real media content. These hands-on activities are integral to the program, allowing students to apply theoretical knowledge to real-world media scenarios.

    We maintain a dynamic curriculum by continuously updating it to align with the latest media trends and technologies. Furthermore, our close ties with media professionals and organizations facilitate guest lectures, workshops, and seminars, ensuring that our students are well-informed about the ever-evolving media landscape.

    Yes, international exposure is a valuable aspect of our programme. Students have opportunities to participate in international media conferences, study tours, and exchange programmes with renowned universities abroad. These experiences provide a global perspective on media and communication.

    Ethics in media and communication is a fundamental part of our curriculum. Courses cover media ethics, responsible journalism, and the societal impact of media. We instill in our graduates a strong sense of ethical responsibility to ensure they uphold the highest standards in their media careers.

    Our programme offers a wide range of activities, including participation in media clubs, student-run publications, documentary film projects, and opportunities to attend media industry conferences. These activities not only enhance students’ practical skills but also provide valuable networking opportunities within the media and communication field.

    Commence Your Journey
    in 6 Simple Steps

    Commence Your Journey in 6 Simple Steps

    Start your Application

    Complete payment and submit

    Pay the required Application Fee

    Take an entrance test

    K.R. Mangalam University Entrance Examination (KREE)

    Appear for interaction

    Attend our Faculty-Led Interview.

    Get the admission offer

    You will receive the offer letter after the successful interaction

    Get Enrolled

    Be prepared to embark on your journey

    M.A. (Journalism And Mass Communication)