Program Code

SMJ-03

Program Code
Program Level

Post Graduation

Level
Program Duration

2 Years

Duration

Programme Overview

M.A. in Journalism and Mass Communication is two years full time programme offered to the graduates of this field during this programme students are exposed to Advance studies in the field of Journalism and Mass Communication and also get the opportunities to work with different media groups so that they may get equipped with all aspects of Journalism.

When it comes to the faculty at the college, it is ensured that the students get the best of education and required training for their profession. The syllabus and essential skills are covered through various curricular and extra-curricular activities which will allow an extrinsic growth of the students.

School of Media & Mass Communication OSGU Hisar

Programme Objectives

  • To explain and define the opportunities for journalists.
  • This course is about the exposure to new techniques of reporting, editing, production and broadcast of news.
  • It will teach the role of journalists in engaging public into the development process and policy making.
  • Meanwhile it will also polish the communication skills which are required to develop proper communication strategies.

Programme Outcomes

MA in Journalism and Mass Communication in Hisar, Haryana has a lot of scope profession as well as education wise. There is a vivid range of careers that can be chosen by the passed out students. The course will have prepared them for the profession through theory as well as practical lessons.

MA in Journalism and Mass Communication enables the aspirants to avail an excellent opportunity getting in-depth knowledge of the media industry and enhance their qualities and skills in its various fields. The program aims at imparting a balanced knowledge of practical as well as theoretical fields of the industry along with the research works.

Career Path

The journalism aspirants from OSGU are prone to higher and better quality of career opportunities in the field. When the course has been completed, the potential candidates with their given skill set and aptitude scores, can enter either of the following career paths –

  • Feature Writer, 
  • Columnist, 
  • Fashion Photographer, 
  • News Analyst,
  • Public Relations Officer, 
  • Radio Jockey (RJ), 
  • Special Correspondent, 
  • Video Jockey (VJ), 
  • TV Correspondent, 
  • Freelance Writer, 
  • Correspondent, 
  • Illustrator, 
  • Photojournalist
  • Script writer
  • Advertising agency

Eligibility Criteria

Minimum percentage and others criteria for admission will be as per UGC/ Concerned Regulatory Bodies.

Provided below are the criteria that need to be met for the given course.

For National Students

  • Bachelor Degree of 3 Years or its equivalent.

For International Students

  • Rule framed by University Grants Commission (UGC) and notified in its website www.ugc.ac.in will be followed for deciding the eligibility and admission of International students to various courses offered in Om Sterling Global University, Hisar.

Programme Syllabus

The syllabus of the program plays a major role in how the students turn out for the profession. The syllabi drafted by the School of Media and Journalism are detailed and cover the necessary components to ensure a complete and overall education of the students. Given below is the syllabus for MA in Journalism and Mass Communication.

Semester I

S.No. Subject
01. Introduction to Journalism and Media History
02. Communication Theory
03. Print Journalism
04. Advertising and Brand Management
05. Media and Industry Professions
06. Print Media Lab

Semester II

S.No. Subject
01. Event Management
02. Electronic Media
03. Public and Corporate Communication
04. Media Ethics and Law
05. Media Market and Research Method
06. Electronic Media Lab

Semester III

S.No. Subject
01. International and  Intercultural Communication
02. Evolution of Journalism Mass Communication and Technological Revolution
03. Media Management Business and Economics
04. Specialized Writing and Reporting
05. Multimedia Journalism
06. Television News and Programme Production
07. Development Communication

Semester IV

S.No. Subject
01. Print Journalism
02. Broadcast Journalism
03. Digital Media and Multimedia Journalism
04. Advertising Public Relations and Corporate Communication
05. Development Communication
06. Master s Project / Thesis
07. On Job Training / Internship

How to Apply

If the program fascinates you yet you are not able to decide upon the right one to choose, you can acquire our Free Tele Counselling session. In case you have any issues or queries regarding the admission, you can fill out the Admission Enquiry form and we shall reach out to you within 24 hours. If you have made up your mind about going ahead with the program, you can fill out the Online Application Form.

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