MA in Journalism and Communication

This programme is designed to meet the requirements of the rapidly changing mass media industry in the new digital age. It provides a platform for students to become innovative, creative, rational and industry-ready with thorough theoretical knowledge and abundant practical experience. The project based learning helps the students to hone their skills to face the challenges in the media industry and also enables them to produce innovative products for different kinds of media.

The course offers flexibility in choosing specialization in Event management, Branding, Social Media, Mobile Journalism, Documentary and Film, Animation, Advertising, Public Relations and Corporate Communication, Communication and Marketing Research, Print Media, Electronic Media, etc. The Media Studio and the multimedia lab with the state of the art facilities help the students to create a standard of their own. Students get the opportunity to do internship in a chosen global or national media organization.

Interaction with industry leaders and experts, live projects, seminars, conferences, workshops, industrial visits and field trips are regularly conducted to enhance the future prospect of the students in both academics and industry.

What Will I Experience

  • Student exchange partnership programmes with global universities
  • Live Projects
  • Internship in global and national Media organisations
  • Industry interface facilities
  • Chance to participate in the annual La & Li National Film Festival
  • Can be a part of Campus Newspaper, Campus Radio and Campus TV
  • Hands on experience in updated softwares of the industry.
  • Managing Communication research activities

Facilities

  • IT enabled class rooms
  • State of the art studio for audio and audiovisual productions
  • REVA Media Centre with advanced multimedia facilities
  • Well-equipped library with relevant and updated books
  • Highly qualified faculty members
  • Placement and Internship Assistance
  • Media Incubation Centre
  • Green and spacious campus
  • Auditoria
  • Campus WiFi
  • Canteen 
  • Hostel facilities

Course Curriculum

Course Curriculum

Program Educational Objectives (PEOs)

Program Educational Objectives (PEOs)

The aim of the programme is to produce postgraduates with advanced knowledge and understanding of Journalism and Mass Communication ; higher order critical, analytical, problem solving and transferable skills; ability to think rigorously and independently to meet higher level expectations of media industry, academics, research establishments or take up entrepreneurial route.

The Programme Educational Objectives are to prepare the students to:

  • Be a Journalist/News Editor/News Presenter/Producer/Director/Analyst and for many such   job roles in media and entertainment industry
  • Pursue doctoral research degree to work in colleges, universities as professors or in research establishments
  • Act as administrators in public, private and government organisations with further training and education

Programme Outcomes (POs)

Program Outcomes (POs)

On completion of this programme, a student will be able to:

  • Develop news reports for various sectors
  • Analyse news and reports coming from various sectors
  • Act as editor, director, producer in a media company
  • Present news, organize and chair intellectual discussions
  • Use various tools and techniques for compilation and presentation of news
  • Perform event management and advertising activities
  • Lead a team to ensure that projects are completed satisfactorily, on time, and within budget
  • Conform to cultural, environmental, sustainability and ethical issues
  • Communicate across teams verbally, visually and by writing
  • Choose an appropriate online educational programmes for further learning, participate in seminars and conferences

Government Departments

Private Sectors

Educational

Eligibility Criteria

Eligibility Criteria

Bachelors degree of three years in any stream or BE/ B.Tech with 50% (45% in case of candidates belonging to SC/ST) of marks in aggregate from any recognized University / institution or any other qualification recognized as equivalent there to.

Course Duration: 2 Years (4 Semesters)

ADMISSIONS OPEN

How to Apply?

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Rukmini Knowledge Park, Kattigenahalli, Yelahanka, Bangalore - 560064, Karnataka, India

+91-95388 74444

Application Fee

MA in Journalism and Communication

Indian / SAARC Nationals 1000
NRI Fee 2000
Foreign Nationals 50