A few seats in the professional courses of M.A. (Mass Communication), Bachelor of Journalism and Post Graduate Diploma in Video Programming (News and Current Affairs) courses are available at the Department of Mass Communication, Rashtrasant Tukadoji Maharaj Nagpur University, after extension of the last date of admission.
The Department has produced leading professionals in the field of journalism and mass communication.
Graduates in any stream may apply for admission to the one-year post graduate degree of Bachelor of Journalism (B.J.), the two-year (four-semester) M.A. (Mass Communication) and the one-year P.G.Diploma in Video Programming.
Students are trained as newspaper and TV reporters, web content creators and managers, copy editors, presenters, anchors, news producers, video editors, cinematographers and cameramen. News writing and reporting, advertisement design and copy-writing, script-writing and various formats such as spot interviews, talk shows, interviews, discussions, game and reality shows, and documentaries are also part of the course content. Professionals are also created in the rapidly-growing and highly-paid fields of Advertising as well as Public Relations and Corporate Communications.
The training is provided by professionals from the industry, including leading television channels, and senior media persons. The Department has a full-fledged studio with sophisticated cameras for practical work. Students are also placed with Doordarshan, private TV channels and leading newspapers and PR organizations and advertising agencies for internship and training.
Sale of application forms and registration for admission is being done between 11.30 am and 4.30 pm on working days, at the Department’s premises in the University’s Mahatma Jyotiba Phule Educational (PGTD) Campus on Amravati Road. The last date for admission is September 4, 2014.
Further details may be had by calling 0712-2500085 or 9422806372.