Institute of Communication and Journalism



Nature & Characteristics

The Institute conducts Govt. recognised one year Full- time Post-Graduate Diploma Course in Communication and Journalism. The course content has been developed by incorporating the latest in world media, tailor-made to suit the indian context. Emerging branches of media with immense growth potential, from web streaming and mobile journalism to application of AI assisted media, find particular focus in the curriculum. The well thought-out course content is brought alive in academic sessions by professionally qualified teachers and media experts from the industry.The one year programme is designed to introduce talented students with a graduation and with no prior experience in journalism to the various branches of the media and to help them acquire the knowledge, skills and discernment necessary for being job-ready.

The students will be trained on all day-to-day works of the Print media,Visual & Online media. Apart from this, training will be given in Photo journalism, Internet, Web journalism, Technical writing,Mobile journalism, News based programmes in TV, Radio etc. DTP training as well as online editing and pagination are part of the Curriculum.Considerable theoretical background on all relevant subjects will be provided to the students. Emphasis will be on practical and application training. Besides regular lectures, seminars and workshops will be conducted periodically. Outdoor assignments and study tours are part of the regular stream. Special tailor-made crash programmes to upgrade language ability is also included in the curriculum.

For serious students, the hardwork required by the programme brings lasting rewards, preparing them for lifetime excellence in their chosen profession.

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Classes are handled by an excellent team of core and adjunct faculty. Almost all of the faculty members are senior and eminent media – professionals direct from the industry i.e, from print ,visusal , radio and online media with proved track records is the relevent area of study. They guide the students not only on the basis of theoretical knowledge, but also on the light of practical experience they have gained.Thus the classroom becomes live, interesting and extremely useful workshops or media-laboratories.The students get an opportunity to have face- to- face experience with a number of eminent media persons.