Institute of Journalism & Mass Communication
Institute established on : August 2004
Year 2004 marked the opening of the Institute of Journalism and Mass Communication in the C.S.J.M. University Campus, Kanpur. It was for the first time that the students of Kanpur and surrounding areas got opportunity to take admission in Journalism and Mass communication course and choose career in Media profession. Since then the Institute has been successfully conducting all academic activities in this subject. A brief profile of the Institute is being given here.
To develop skilled communicator to serve the society in various field.
Course offered
1:-Master of Journalism & Mass Communication (MJMC) Duration: - 2 Year Semester: 4 No of seats - 50
2:- PG Diploma in Journalism & Mass Communication (PGDJMC) Duration: - 1 Year Semester: 2 No of seats - 50
Admission process
MJMC     - Entrance Test
PGDJMC - Entrance Test
Qualification for Admission
MJMC     -  Graduation with 45 percent marks
PGDJMC - Graduation with 45 percent marks
5% Relaxation to the students of SC & ST category

Paper Name and Paper Code of MJMC and PGDJMC

MJMC 1st Semester

Paper Code Paper Name
MJC101: Basic Principles of Communication & Mass Communication
MJC102: History of Mass Media
MJC103: News Reporting & Editing
MJC104: Media Laws

MJMC 2nd semester

Paper Code Paper Name
MJC201: Media Research
MJC202: Development Communication
MJC203: Public Relations & Advertising
MJC204: Radio Journalism

MJMC 3rd semester

Paper Code Paper Name
MJC301: Advanced and Specialized Reporting
MJC302: Advanced Editing, Designing & Printing
MJC303: TV Journalism
MJC304: Computer in Mass Media

MJMC 4th semester

Paper Code Paper Name
MJC401: Internet & Web Journalism
MJC402: Photo Journalism, Film and Animation
MJC403: Media Dissertation
MJC404: Specialization in Media Production Materials

PGDJMC 1st semester

Paper Code Paper Name
PJC 101: Basic Principles of Communication & Mass Communication
PJC 102: Photo Journalism, Film and Animation
PJC 103: News Reporting and Editing
PJC 104: Media Laws

PGDJMC 2nd semester

Paper Code Paper Name
PJC 201: Public Relations and Advertising
PJC 202: Radio, T.V., Film & Photography
PJC 203: Media Technology
PJC 204: Media Research
Teaching Method
Lecture, Discussion, Oral Presentation, Written Presentation, Regular Assignment, Interactive, Audio Visual Presentation, Field Practical etc.
Practical activities
News Writing and Editing ,Page Making, Advertising an PR Production, Radio Program Production , TV News/Video Production, Photography and Photo Editing, Graphic Designing, Web Page Designing, Animation and VFX, Digital Media Marketing.
Facilities at the Institute
Computer Labs, Media Lab, Audio-Visual Lab, Photography Labs, Wi-Fi Internet, Broadband Internet in Labs, Industry level tools and software, Books and Newspapers.
Career opportunities:
Radio, TV, Newspapers, Advertising agency, Public relation offices, Web news portals, Film & Production houses, Reporter and sub-editor for news reporting and editing in different media; Communicator in NGOs and other organizations, Spokes persons in organizations and parties. Script writer, Video editor, Video producer, Designer, Radio jockey, Radio writer, Audio Content writer, web reporter, Web content writer, Ad copy writer, Animator, Graphic person, Photo journalist and related areas.
Future Plan of action

New Courses

Media Research
Achievement of Institute
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