Master Degree (M.A.)

About Course Programme

Two year full time masters’ degree course is designed as per UGC guide lines. The Course prepares students for careers in various traditional and New Media for reporting, editing, television and radio programme production, advertising, public relation and Social Communication. Total number of students intake capacity is 24 including reservations as per UGC / State Government guidelines.

How to Enter into the Course Programme

Bachelor’s degree in any discipline with at least 50% (45% for ST/SC) marks in the major / honors subject or Aggregate can apply for admission. The admission process starts during the later part of May every year. The selection for admission is usually judged considering the career marking of individual applicants.

Curriculum / Syllabi

Curriculum is specially designed for Journalism and Mass Communication aspirants to make a career in myriad areas of Mass Media and Communication &Research. It aims to impart comprehensive training for various professionals in print, radio, television, internet, Public relations and advertising.

Career Prospects exist in the following areas-

  • Reporting
  • Editing
  • Advertising
  • Public Relations
  • Corporate Communication
  • Media Management
  • Television and Film Production
  • Online Journalism

Click Here to Download the Syllabus for 2014-15

Click Here to Download the New Syllabus under CBCS (Choise Based Credit System) for 2015-16

Class Schedule

Class Room teaching offered 6 days a week between 11 AM to 4.30 PM. Every day this includes theory, practical classes and seminars and field experiments.


About Course Programme

As per the new regulations, scholars seeking registration for Ph.D. in Journalism & Mass Communication have to complete course work of one semester duration and pass the Pre-PhD examination. After being successful in the Pre-Ph.D examination, one can apply for registration for Ph.D.

How to Enter into the Course Programme

Candidates have to appear University Research Entrance Test (URET) to be eligible for admission in the Ph.D course work. Applicants who have qualified NET conducted by UGC, CSIR or similar test accredited by the UGC like SLET/SET can be exempted from URET. Final Selection of the candidate will be done through personal interview by the selection committee.

Curriculum / Syllabi

Click Here to Download the Syllabus for 2014-15.

Course Schedule

The Curriculum contains two papers of 100 Marks. The Course will help the student in gaining knowledge in research methodology and practical applications of research methods in Social Science. It will also help the students to have an extensive grasp of the contemporary issues and developments relating to Communication, media and society.


About Course Programme

D.Litt. programme is designed for the candidates having Ph.D. in the subject.

How to Enter into the Course Programme

After 3 years of obtaining Ph.D. degree with 3 published research papers of high standard a candidate can apply for registration for D.Litt. examination for further details refer D.Litt. brochure available for sale along with the application for registration at the University Stores.

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