Career Guidelines : Career in Mass Communication


Mass communication has emerged as a viable career option for a large number youngsters in the recent years and the competition to get a seat in the top 10 mass communication institutes in India is very high. But where are these best mass communication institutes that are attracting the talented ones?

Mass Communication means communicating to the masses, relaying the information to the masses through different modes. The choice of the media selected for broadcasting the message is very important. The chosen media should have the ability to put the point in front of a large section of society instead of catering to just one individual, simply speaking it must have mass appeal The information to be relayed can take different forms. It can be purely newsy or entertaining. It can also take the form of infotainment.
Mass communication covers a wide area, comprising of closely related fields of advertisement, communication and public relations. Almost all kinds of establishments whether business, government or political are availing of services, offered by these industries, therefore an encouraging sign for those looking ahead to making a career in mass communication.

Mass communication is a vast field covering many areas under it. Some of these are discussed under the following.

1. PRINT JOURNALISM
2. ELECTRONIC JOURNALISM
3. FILM INDUSTRY
4. ADVERTISING
5. PUBLIC RELATIONS

Mass communication Institutes in Delhi:

1. Vivekananda Institute of Professional Studies
(Affiliated to Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University)
25, Shivaji Marg ( Business Park), New Delhi-110015
Phone: 011-25928101/125
Fax: +91 (11)25928789
Website: www.vips.edu
Course: Bachelor of Journalism and Mass Communication (BJMC) - a 3 year degree programme

2. Indraprastha College
New Delhi
Course: Degree Course in Mass Media and Mass Communication (B.M.M.M.C)

3. Kamala Nehru College
Siri Fort Road
New Delhi - 110049
Phone: 011-26494881
E-Mail: contact@kamalanehrucollege.org
Website: www.kamalanehrucollege.org
Course: B.A. (Hons.) Journalism

4. Lady Shri Ram College for Women

Lajpat Nagar-IV, New Delhi 110024 India
Phones: 91-11-26434459, 26460400, 26460434
Fax: 91-11-26216951
E-Mail: lsrc@vsnl.com
Website: www.lsrcollege.org
Course: B.A. (Hons.) Journalism

5. Delhi College of Arts and Commerce
Netaji Nagar, New Delhi-110023.
Phone: 24109821, 26116333, Fax: 24112923
Website: www.dcac.du.ac.in

6. Institute of Journalism
A-3, Lajpat Nagar-II, New Delhi - 110024
Course: 6 months Certificate Course in Journalism

7. Bharatiya Vidya Bhawan
Kasturba Gandhi Marg, New Delhi - 110001
Ph: + 91 - 11 -23386617 / 23389942 / 23070195 / 23070911
Fax: + 91 - 11 - 23382003
E-Mail: info@bvbdelhi.org
Website: www.bvbdelhi.org

8. International Institute of Mass Media
H-15, South Extension 1, New Delhi – 110049

9. Sri Aurobindo Institute of Mass Communication
(A Unit of Sri Aurobindo Society, Pondicherry)
Sri Aurobindo Society, New Mehrauli Road, Adchini, New Delhi - 110 017
Phone: 91-011-26561986/ 2652 9022 (Extn: 33, 35)
Fax: 91-011- 2656 5470
Email: info@saimc.com
Website: www.saimc.com
Course: Journalism, Advertising and Public Relations, Direction and Production Planning, Video Camera and Lighting, Video Editing, Creative Professional Photography, Self Development, New/ Short Term Courses

10. Drama Cine Link

M - 161/1, G.L. House, Yusuf Sarai Commercial Complex, New Delhi - 110049
Course: Diploma (TV Journalism)

11. A.J.Kidwai Mass Communication Research Centre
Jamia Millia Islamia
Jamia Nagar, New Delhi - 110025
Ph: +91 (11) 26987285, 26982263, 26986812, and 26987285
Website: http://jmi.nic.in/OtherInstitutes/MCRC.htm
Courses:
Diploma in Mass Media and Creative Writing
P.G. Diploma in TV Journalism
PhD in Mass Communication

12. Indian Institute of Mass Communication (IIMC)

JNU new campus, Aruna Asif Ali Marg,
New Delhi - 110067, India.
Phone: 26160940/60
Fax: 91-0112610 7462
Website: www.iimc.nic.in
Course: Post-graduate Diploma Course in:
Journalism [English / Hindi / Radio & Television / Oriya]
Advertising & Public Relations

13. Headline Institute of Journalism and Mass Communication

A-11, Kailash Colony, New Delhi - 110048
Course:PG Diploma (Journalism)

14. Amity School of Communication
Amity Noida Campus
Sector - 44
Noida - 201303 (U.P.)
Tel. 1800-11-00-00 (Toll-Free)
Amity University Uttar Pradesh (AUUP) Campus
Sector - 125
Noida - 201303
Tel. 1800-11-00-00 (Toll-Free)
Website: http://www.amity.edu/asco/programs/graduate/bmc/g_bmc.asp
Course (s):
* Post Graduate Diploma in Journalism & Communication
* Bachelor of Mass Communication

15. Jagannath Institute of Communication and Design

OCF, Pocket-9, Sector-B, Vasant Kunj, New Delhi.
Ph: 26134201 - 02 - 03
E-Mail: mailto:/jnims@vsnl.com
Website: www.jagannath.org
Course: BJMC (Bachelor of Journalism and Mass Communication)

16. Dateline School of Journalism
21/22 Northend Complex, Ramakrishna Ashram Marg, New Delhi.

17. Pioneer Media School
6, Todarmal Lane
Bengali Market
New Delhi – 110 001
Phone: 51015441, 43
Mobile: 9818555000, 9818555666
Fax: 23755275
Email: pmsdel@dailypioneer.com
Website: www.pioneermediaschool.com
Courses:
Post Graduate Diploma in Journalism (PGDJ)
Post Graduate Diploma in Corporate Communication and Event Management (PGDCE)
Post Graduate Diploma in TV Direction and Production (PGDTP)
Certificate Course in Radio and Television Production (CRTP)
Bachelor of Journalism (BJ)

18. School of Convergence

A - 104, Sector 63, Noida
Tel: +91-120-4245491/92/93
Mobile: 9818101580

Education Campus:
F1 Sector 50, Noida 201301
Mobile: 9818101580

E-mail: info@schoolofconvergence.com
Website: http://schoolofconvergence.com/
Courses and Training
Long Term Courses:
1. Post Graduate Diploma in Content Creation and Management
2. Post Graduate Diploma in Advertising and Public Relations
3. Two year MMS programme (Master of Media Studies (MBA level)
4. Three year Undergraduate (BA level)

19. Times Centre for Media Studies
10-Daryaganj, New Delhi - 110023
Course: Post Graduate Diploma in Journalism

20. Foundation Institute for Learning Media

D-48, Kalka ji, New Delhi - 110019 India
Phone: 91-11-26221893, 26221844, 26442561, 26219783, 26218218
Fax: 91-11-26436236
E-Mail: shelly@del2.vsnl.net.in
Website: www.filminstituteindia.com
Course: TV Journalism

21. Fortune Institute of Communication and Television
G-17D, South Extension Part II,
New Delhi- 110049.
Phone: 011-26266629 / 6997.
Fax: 26266630
E-Mail:fict@fictindia.com
Website: www.fictindia.com
Courses:
Advanced Diploma in Television Production (Duration: One Year)
Advanced Diploma in Television Journalism,
Presentation and News casting (Duration: One Year)
Advanced Diploma in Diploma in Television Direction, Scriptwriting and Production (Duration: One Year)
Advanced Diploma in Advertising & PR (Duration: One Year)
Twin Graduate Programme in Electronic Media (Duration: Three Years)

22. MassCoMedia
A 94-3, Sector 58Noida - 201 301, U.P., India
Call: 0120 2519000, 9811302082, 9910722272
Fax: 0120 2589842, Delhi Callers: 95-120-2519000
Admissions: admit@masscomedia.com
All else: info@masscomedia.com
Website: http://masscomedia.com/
Course (s):
* Bachelor of Arts in Media and Communication (3 yr degree program in
partnership with Deakin University, Australia)
* Bachelor of Journalism and Mass Communication (UGC recognized Indian University)
* Master of Journalism and Mass Communication (UGC recognized Indian University)
* Master Program in TV Production, Direction and Broadcast Journalism
* Diploma in Broadcast Journalism and TV Production
* Diploma in Animation, Gaming, and Special Effects
* Master Program in Advertising, PR and Marketing
* PG Diploma in Event Management and PR
* Diploma in Event Management and PR
* Diploma in Professional Photography and Digital Imaging
* Diploma in Character Animation & Gaming
* Diploma in Corporate PR (for working professionals)
* Few short-term courses are also offered.


23. Apeejay Institute of Mass Communication

Sector-8, Dwarka, New Delhi - 110075
Ph.: 011-25364523, 25363979-81
Telefax: 011-25367821
Email: aimc.del@apj.edu
Website: www.apeejay.edu
Courses:

1. M.A. in Mass Communication, affiliated with UGC recognized University
2. PG Diploma in Advertising & Marketing communication
3. PG Diploma in Public Relations & Event Management
4. PG Diploma in Television & Radio Production with specialization in:

i. Broadcast Journalism / News Reading / Anchoring
ii. Video Editing

24. Mass Communication Research Centre (MCRC), Jamia Millia Islamia
Contact information:
AJK Mass Communication Research Centre
Jamia Millia Islamia University
Maulana Mohammed Ali Jauhar Marg
New Delhi -110 025
Phone: +91 11 2698 7285, +91 11 2698 6812, +91 11 2698 6813
Fax: +91 11 2698 6811
Email: contact@ajkmcrc.org
Website: www.ajkmcrc.org

25.National Institutes of advertising, New Delhi

offers Two Year Post Graduate Diploma in Marketing Communications Management (PGDMCM) -Full Time and Two Year Post Graduate Diploma in Advertising and Communications.
Contact information:
NiA Campus
9, Institutional Area, Lodhi Road
New Delhi-110003
Phone: 91- 11- 656 564 90/91/92, 9871565565
Email: admissions@niaindia.org
Website: www.niaindia.org

26. Wigan & Leigh College
New Delhi
Contact information:
1001-1005,
Ansal Tower,
38, Nehru Place ,
New Delhi 110019
Phone No: 011-41617053/4/5/6, 9818479333
Email: delhi@wiganindia.org
Website: www.wiganindia.org

27. Bharatiya Vidya Bhawan

Kasturba Gandhi Marg, New Delhi - 110001
Ph: + 91 - 11 -23386617 / 23389942 / 23070195 / 23070911
Fax: + 91 - 11 - 23382003
E-Mail: info@bvbdelhi.org
Website: www.bvbdelhi.org

28. University of Delhi

Contact Information:
University Road, Delhi 110 00
Phone South Campus: 011-24119832
Phone North Campus: 011-2766709, 27667011, 27667190
Fax: 011-27667049
Website: www.du.ac.in

29. Academy 18 networks Ltd

Contact Information:
Studio 18, India Pvt. Ltd,8,
Balaji Estate,
Guru Ravi Das Marg, Kalkaji, New Delhi 110019
Ph 26225901-06

30. YMCA Centre for Mass Media
Contact Information:
Jai Singh Road, New Delhi-110001
Telephone: 0091-11-23361915, 3746668
Fax: 0091-11-23746035
E-mail: ymcand@del3.vsnl.net.in
Website: www.newdelhiymca.org

31. South Delhi Polytechnic for Women

Contact Information:Lajpat Nagar- IV, New Delhi - 110024
Phones (Office): 26294833, 26294836, 26482298
Fax No. : 011-26474425
E-mail: polytech@nda.vsnl.net.in
www.polytechnic-sdpw.com

32. International Institute Of Mass Media,

Contact Information:
International Institute of Mass Media B-50,
South Extension – I,New Delhi - 110049
Phone: 011-2465 4512, 2465 4514, 2462 6660
Fax: 011-2462 6670
E-mail: coordinator@iimmdelhi.com
Website: www.iimmdelhi.com

33. Center for Research in Art of Film and Television (CRAFT)
Siri Fort College, Plot no-8, Rohini Institutional area
Sec-25, Near Rithala Metro Station
New Delhi.110085
Tel: 011-27933500 /600 /700
E-mail: info@log2craft.org
Website: www.log2craft.org

 

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