Mass Media and Mass Communication

Mass Media and Journalism

Mass Media and Journalism After 12th Class

Mass Media and Journalism After 12th Class

Mass Media and Journalism After 12th Class

The mass communication industry offers opportunities in two major sectors: the print journalism and the electronic journalism. Journalists work for newspapers and magazines, with radio and television production teams. The work of a journalist involves both field and desk work. Chasing news stories, covering national and local events, telling the world what is happening where, why and how is the work of a journalist. The various job titles in this profession are; the editor, the sub editor, correspondent, reporters and freelance journalist, photojournalist etc. Jobs in television industry can be divided into reporting, anchoring and production. The main jobs relate to production of a programme and to its transmission. Production of a TV and radio programme involves the producer and his technical team etc. Journalists need to have broad based education, good general knowledge and a style of writing that is accurate, readable and informed. Journalists need to be observant, with keen interest in current affairs.

Mass Media and Journalism Courses After 12th Class

 Name of Course/College  Eligibility  Scheme of Examination  Important dates
 Bachelor of Journalism & Mass Communication (Hons.) from IP University  10+2 with min. 50% marks in any stream with English as one of the subjects.  Objective type written test of 2 1/2 hours duration. . Entrance Weightage (i) English language & comprehension – 25% (ii) General Awareness-25% (iii) Reasoning -25% (iv) Media Aptitude – 25%  Notification – 1st week of Jan., Last dt. of submission -last wk. of March, entrance exam – 2nd wk. of May
 Bachelor of Journalism (Hons.) from University of Delhi  10+2 with min. 50% marks in any stream  Written test -objective and written expression test + interview of shortlisted candidates held separately for each of the DU Colleges  Notification – – May -June, Last dt. of submission -2nd wk of June, Entrance test -3rd wk of June
 Patrakarita(Hons.) (Hindi Journalism from Univ. of Delhi)  10+2 in any stream with Hindi as one of the subjects  Entrance test, Objective + creative written expression and interview  Notification – May/June, Last dt of submission -2nd week of June, Entrance test -Last wk of June
 Bachelor in Mass Media and Mass Communication (BMMMC) (Hons.) from Indraprastha College of Delhi Unversity  For women only 10+2 with minimum 55% in aggregate  3 phase entrance test: Phase-I Objective test, comprising of general awareness, general English and general knowledge, Phase-II -creative written ability, Phase-III- Interview.  Notification – 1st wk of May, Last date – 2nd wk of June, Test between 3rd and 4th wk of June, interview-1st wk of July
 BA(Hons) Mass Media (Hindi) from Jamia Milia Islamia Univ.   10+2 with 45% marks  85% weightage to written test, 15% to interview