M.A. (Journalism And Mass Communication) (2 Years)



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School of Journalism & Mass Communication (SJMC) at K.R. Mangalam University offers Masters in Journalism & Mass Communication, a two-year post graduation course to media enthusiasts. The focus of Masters in Journalism and Mass Communication is to give experiential learning to the students through a hands-on approach in print media, radio, television, new media, advertising, public relations, content writing, video editing, and event management. To have a deeper understanding of the theoretical aspects of the M.A. (JMC) at the best mass communication college in Haryana, the syllabus is shaped according to media organizations' contemporary socio-political, economic, and technological environment. Learners have a choice of interdisciplinary approaches in the curriculum to have shared skills and methods of other university disciplines.
K.R. Mangalam University is considered the best Mass Communication college in Haryana because we focus on nurturing the enthusiasts to become socially responsible professionals in the media field under the guidance of industry stalwarts and well-established faculty. The school aims to equip students with different media organizations’ responsibilities and encourage critical thinking and ethics between the youngsters to become socially responsible and never deviate from the preaching of the law. Upon completion of a Master in Journalism degree, students will get the opportunity to apply for jobs in different media sectors that require Mass Communication enthusiasts.

Eligibility Criteria

Candidates should have completed an undergraduate degree from a recognized University with a minimum aggregate of 50%.

Programme Details

Programme Highlights
  • Curriculum integrated with various national and international media organizations.
  • Learner-centric teaching pedagogy.
  • Training of the students is done using the latest studio equipment.
  • Rigorous fieldwork for continuous exposure of industry environments
  • Strong industry-academia tie-ups for placements
  • Diverse types of classes and sessions are integrated with the undergraduate degree curriculum
  • Innovative and interactive teaching methods are used
  • Highly qualified and experienced faculty members 
  • The course curriculum is designed with a focus on multidisciplinary studies
  • Development of soft skills through co-curricular and extracurricular activities


Programme Structure

Semester 1
Course Title Credit
Communication Theories and Models 5
The Craft of Media Writing 5
Current Affairs and Perspective 5
Public Relations: Theory and Practice 5

Semester 2
Course Title Credit
Advertising Today 5
Exploring Frames 6
Reporting and Editing 5
Creative Visualisation Techniques 6

Semester 3
Course Title Credit
Research Techniques 6
Broadcast News Production 6
New Media and Web Content 6
Media, Law and Society 4
Summer Training Report 4

Semester 4
Course Title Credit
Data Journalism 5
Major Project 6
Mobile Journalism 4

Course Title Credit
Advance Reporting and Editing 6
Business & Political Coverage 4
Sports Journalism 6
Course Title Credit
Audio Programming 6
Storytelling for Screen 4
Power of Images: TV and Films 6
Course Title Credit
Integrated Marketing Communication 6
Creativity and Campaign Planning 6
Brand Communication 4


Programme Outcomes

Journalism and Mass Communication Graduates will be able to:

  • PO1. Disciplinary Knowledge: Knowledge of mass communication concept and theories. Acquiring knowledge of different dimensions of mass communication, historical perspectives, present practices and other related areas of studies.??
  • PO2. Understanding the Role of Media: The media in democratic society, importance of freedom of press and impact of media in general.?? 
  • PO3. Skilled and Industry-ready Professionals: Strengthening the abilities of a learner by skills, gaining knowledge of the present scenario of Media?& Entertainment?industry including advertising, public relations, corporate communication, digital communication, media management.
  • PO4. 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.
  • PO5. 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. 
  • PO6.Critical/ Reflective thinking & language efficiency: Critical/ Reflective thinking ability to employ critical and reflective thinking along with the ability to?solve real life problems so that learner may?create the sense of awareness of one self and society.?? 
  • PO7. Technologically Efficient Professional: Capability to use various communication technologies and ability to use various software for content creation, content editing?and designing?for various forms of publishing platforms. 
  • PO8. Ethical Awareness: As a communication learner, one has to understand the importance of ethical values and its application in professional life.
  • PO9. 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.
  • PO10. Research-related Skills: A sense of inquiry and investigation for raising relevant and contemporary questions, synthesizing and articulating.
  • PO11. Cooperation/ Team work: Building a team, motivating and inspiring the team members to work up with cooperation to their utmost efficiency.

Programme Educational Outcomes (PEOs)

  • PEO1 - To Demonstrate ability to adapt the rapid changing environment by having learned and applied new skills and new competencies.
  • PEO2 - To acquire the spirit of compassion, kinship and commitment for National Harmony. 
  • PEO3 - To progressively adopt and learn continuously through ICT modules.
  • PEO4 - To categorize the various career pathways for students of communication.
  • PEO5 - To educate the students to empower the individuals to promote human rights, human dignity and human freedom.
  • PEO6 - To provide required skills in regard to industries like Advertising, Public Relations, and Corporate Communications etc. 
Programme Specific Outcomes (PSOs)
  • PSO1 - To Demonstrate a Systematic, Extensive, and Coherent Knowledge  
  • PSO2 - To Demonstrate Procedural Knowledge  
  • PSO3 - To Demonstrate Professional and Communication Skills 


Who should Pursue

Opting for a Master of Arts Journalism And Mass Communication degree will not only aid you in developing proficiency in the communication sciences, but it will also enable you to think critically about various concepts in our society such as stereotyping, feminism, justice, etc. This course will also teach you a lot about how the media interacts with society and vice-a-versa. You will also learn how to become a changemaker. Choosing a  Master in Journalism degree will aid you to become more aware of contemporary events and happenings. Additionally, it will enhance your social skills to a great extent.

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.


  • Quick and Instant
  • 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.

Career Options

There are various areas in which you can build a good career after graduating from this course. Some of these paths are well-known, while others aren't much of a common choice. Here is the list of some of the possible career options that you can take up after completing this degree:
  • Journalist 
  • Content Writer 
  • Event Manager
  • Social Media Marketer
  • Video Editor
  • Creative writer
  • Copywriter
  • Filmmaker
  • Communications Manager 


K.R. Mangalam University believes in shaping a bright future for its students that is why it offers only the best  placement opportunities available in the market. Students of KRMU have secured handsome salary packages through college placements. The university also provides career counseling services to students who are confused about their careers. Additionally, it encourages its students to build a strong professional network so that they can work in their dream jobs when they want to. The top recruiters that are a part of our placement drive are as follows:
  • Dainik Bhaskar
  • Dainik Savera 
  • Outlook
  • Doordarshan
  • Zee News 
  • All India Radio
  • The Times of India
  • Indian Express
  • Hindustan Times 


If you are seeking admission in this course, you need to first fill out the application form at Then you will get a link for the admission test at your registered email address. Once you complete the test, your interview will be scheduled with one of the faculty members at KRMU. Upon selection, you have to submit the required documents and fee.

Yes, the university offers top-notch hostel facilities to its students. The premises are spacious and well-ventilated. KRMU ensures to maintain an optimistic and rejuvenating atmosphere for the students so that they feel completely comfortable during the course of their studies.

Yes, K.R. Mangalam University provides high-quality career counseling services to its students. This can enable the students to learn how to unleash their inner potential and make the right career choices. They can identify their dream careers if they receive proper guidance and mentorship.

The university strives to make its students industry-ready through a rigorous academic curriculum and campus placements. KRMU has started the ‘Campus to Corporate Connect’ initiative to build a sustainable and mutually beneficial relationship with esteemed corporates and institutions across different industries.

Yes, KRMU has certain provisions for financial assistance to its students. It has collaborated with some of the top banks to provide some educational loans. To know more about the financial aid given by KRMU, Click here.


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