Media and Mass Communication
About The Department
The Department of Media and Mass Communication at Graphic Era Hill University offers ample opportunities to students to gain practical work experience through industry oriented curriculum, internships, and placements in relevant organizations and interaction with leading professionals. Our students produce high-quality project works which are at par with professional standards.
Media sector in India and worldwide has grown several folds in the last two decades and is projected to continue growing in the coming decades. The virtual explosion in the process of creation and consumption of information and communication demands intellectual and professional skills to face the challenges and avail the opportunities brought about by the transformative force of India's communication revolution. The department offers the flexible academic program to study emerging disciplines in the field of mass communication and trains students for several exciting career options emerging from the convergence of technologies and communication processes.
Our programme is a blend of theory and practical designed to stimulate the creative muscles. The students study and undergo training in various domains like reporting and writing for print media, feature writing, photography and photojournalism, advertising and public relations, event management, web journalism, print design, anchoring and electronic media production, film studies, media law, radio journalism, media management and research. Their perspectives are further broadened by classes on the Indian economy, Indian politics, international relations and culture & communication. They realize the importance of developing critical and lateral thinking, employed intelligently in crafting communication.
The department has state-of-the-art infrastructure and equipment to train the students. It aims at preparing finest media professionals who are not only sound in world-class media techniques but also sensitive to fine artistic values as well as the socio-cultural environment of India and the world. Currently, the department offers BA(JMC), MA (JMC) and Ph.D. courses in mass communication.
The Department of Media and Mass Communication at Graphic Era Hill University is determined to set global standards for media education, research and training. We aim at developing information-driven society, contributing to human welfare and participatory democracy by using state-of-the-art technology.
To create a learning environment conducive for nurturing new ideas and encouraging creativity. The Department of Media and Mass Communication aims at developing national and international leaders and innovators in the field of mass communication.