The Master of Journalism and Mass Communication or MJMC programme is one of the most commonly opted PG degree in journalism and mass communication. The 2-year Master’s programme has been designed to provide an in-depth and critical understanding of the Indian Media and Mass Communication channels.
The 2-year postgraduate course ensures that the students are able to use the skills and experience they gained in the area of journalism, mass communication, advertising, public relations, event management, etc in a more effective and critical manner. The Master of Journalism and Mass Communication course serves as the basis for higher education and research purposes such as for PhDs and Junior Fellowship programmes.
Under the MJMC programme, students will also be able to pursue the course in specific areas of specialisations, such as in Film-Making, Corporate Relations or Communications, industry-specific journalism, and much more.
Ranked among the Best and MJMC Colleges in India – Vivekananda Global University , facilitate students with an intellectually stimulating environment and course curriculum widely spread over practical training, project work, expert lectures and more. While theory gives you opportunity to understand the intricacies of the subject, the well-equipped laboratories provide enriched practical understanding and real-time exposure.
After earning a master’s degree candidates generally pursue jobs under advertisement agencies, All India Radio, Journals, Periodicals Magazine, News Magazine, Central Information Service, and others. Students who wish to do more research in the respective field can also pursue M.Phil (Journalism & Mass Communication).
Following are some of the popular job profiles offered to MJMC candidates:
Aspirants should have a valid Bachelor’s degree in any stream from a recognised university or institute. BJMC graduates would be given more preference.
Candidates must ensure that they have secured a minimum aggregate score of 50% or more in the qualifying exam.
For a candidate, who has not studied English as a subject, the condition of English may be waived off provided the candidate in his qualifying exam has studied in English medium.
Fees Details –
|Yearly Fee||125000 -/ INR|
|Semester Fee||62500 -/ INR|
|Criteria||Scholarship amount (per semester)|
|75% or above aggregate marks in 12th||25% of Programme Fee|
|60% or above aggregate marks in 12th||10% of Programme Fee|
Fee After Scholarship –
|Applicable Fee after Scholarship
|75% or above aggregate marks in 12th|| 31250
(i.e. 25% of Programme Fee)
|60% aggregate marks in 12th||12500
(i.e. 10% of Programme Fee)
Those graduating from one of the MJMC courses will be able to pursue a career in one of the following areas of employment, where fresh graduates of MJMC are usually recruited in:
Public Relation Organisations
Corporate Communication Departments
Film and Television Production Sets
TV News Channels