Mass Communication

Department of Mass Communication


The Department of Mass Communication was started on 27th July, 2011 with the approval of Osmania University. The Department is offering BA Mass Communication and Journalism course. This programme enables the incoming students on mastering the tools of the digital-media technologies. The Department has a well equipped audio-visual studio. The audio recording studio consists of non-linear recording facility with Pro Tools 9Le. The Television studio has the latest technologies for online production. The computer lab consists of iMac5 computers.

Vision

To empower the students to meet the challenges of the global media market

Mission

  • To introduce the students to all areas that encompass the fields of communication.
  • To enhance and adapt their writing skills to suit the demands of various of media.
  • To make the students proficient in different multimedia software.
  • To build in the students a strong foundation for theoretical concepts.
  • To build soft skills to tap into the markets requirements for on-screen talent.

Courses Offered

  • BA in Journalism and Mass Communication
  • BA in Journalism, Psychology and English Literature
  • MA in Journalism and Mass Communication

Certificate Courses Offered

  • Certificate course in Professional Photography
  • Certificate course in Public Relations

Best Practices


National Film Festival – “CINEVOLUTION”

The Department conducts a National Film Festival every year which attracts students from many colleges across Hyderabad. Competitions will be held under different categories of Shorts films and documentary films on various socio-political issues. The presence of Film makers and Professional photographers adds glitz to the event.

Lab Journal “Josepheights”

The students of Department of Mass Communication & Journalism with the guidance of staff, publishes a lab journal “Josepheights” in every semester which reflects socio-political and life style related articles.

Inter-Collegiate Radio Workshops

The Department conducts inter-collegiate Radio workshop every semester to make the students aware of Radio skills. Famous RJs of Hyderabad will be Resource persons and share their experiences as Radio Jockeys. Students from other colleges in Hyderabad participate in the workshop and receive certificates.

Industry Visits

The students of the Department will be visiting the Newspaper Printing Presses, Television channels, Studios, Advertising agencies, Radio FM Stations and participate in the television shows. There will be a minimum of two industry visits for each batch for every semester.

Photography Competition

The Department conducts a photography competition every semester for the students with various themes. The themes will be chosen in parallel to the contemporary issues and prizes will be distributed to the winners. Industry experts will the members of the judging panel.