Indian media industry likely to touch Rs 2.26 Trillion by 2020. In 2015, the media and entertainment sector grew at 12.8% over 2014, while advertising grew at 14.7% with advertising revenues expected to grow at 15.9% to reach Rs.99,400 crore as per KPMG. With no doubt, Media is emerging as a very powerful tool of Social, Economic and Political Change throughout the world. There is hardly any field which is not influenced by media. The exponential growth of television and social media particularly have created enormous professional opportunity for the students in the field of Media and Journalism.
If you choose to study Journalism & Mass Communications, you may give yourself the opportunity to learn how journalism works, how communication works, hear stories and live your own story. See just how much of the unexplored journalism world awaits you with a study program. There is a great need for a very strong foundation for young students who aspire to take it as a profession.
We at Vidya understand the new aspirations, industry demands and generate the profound functional level acumen in this field for budding professionals.
The 3 year Full Time Degree Course is affiliated to CCS University, Meerut. The program aims at transforming and nurturing individuals into seasoned professionals. The ideology of our BJMC program is to create a very healthy environment viable for learning and assimilating the tough operations of the media industry. Interaction with the Media Industry Giants and ample Industry Exposure coupled with our state of the art Infrastructure will enable the students with practical Hands-On training required for all round growth of the students in fields like Anchoring or Emceeing, News Reading & Reporting, Editing, Camera Handling etc. The curriculum has been infused with Value -Aided Courses designed in consultation with veterans from the media Industry to give our students a leading edge.
By the time the students graduate, they will be able to demonstrate the following abilities:
Reporting: The ability to report in depth, using a wide variety of sources to provide context, accuracy, and balance.
Writing: The ability to produce stories that are clear and concise and engage the audience’s attention.
Convergence: The ability to embrace convergent media by shooting video, making photographs, and writing for and posting to the Web.
Role and Responsibilities: An understanding of the roles and duties of journalism in society, and recognition of the legal and moral implications of their work.
Synthesis: The ability to speak and write in a sophisticated way about an area of study outside journalism.
Creative Expression: The ability to think critically, creatively and independently and express oneself clearly, both in writing and orally
Research: The ability to carry out journalistic research and interviews and prepare functional content for news media outlets
Informative Decision Making: The ability to meet deadlines and competently use technology appropriate to the medium of communication.
The subjects & added courses covered in each semester are designed to equip students with modern media concepts and techniques with emphasis to relate it to real life situations. As a part of the program you will cover the following modules.