Best Mass Communication Colleges In India


List of Top Mass Communication Institutes In India

We examined the most prestigious Mass Communication Colleges in India to find the best of the best.

1. Lady Shri Ram College for Women (LSR), New Delhi

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COLLEGE DETAILS:

LOCATION: New Delhi
ESTABLISHED: 1956
WEBSITE: lsrc@lsr.edu.in
CONTACT: 011 – 26434459
E-MAIL: lsrc@lsr.edu.in

COLLEGE PROFILE:

  • Lady Shri Ram College for Women (LSR), New Delhi was established in 1956 and has long been recognized as a premier institution of higher learning for women in India.
  • As a centre for academic excellence and achievement, the college is today one of the finest institutions for Social Sciences, Humanities and Commerce, while also offering a B.Sc. program in statistics.
  • The aim of the institution was to provide access to higher education of quality to women.
  • LSR is recognized as a centre of excellence that nurtures intellectual and academic striving, vibrant extracurricular activity, outreach initiatives and civic engagement.
  • Acknowledged as one of the nation’s finest colleges, it sends out some of the brightest young people to the world of work and the best institutions of higher learning the world over.
  • The vision of creating the college as a centre of academic and extracurricular achievement for women, of providing a context that emancipates the intellect and the spirit, of zealously guarding a space that develops critical thinking and rescues the imagination, has been actualized.

COLLEGE FACILITIES:

  • Auditorium
  • Bank
  • Bookstore
  • Cafe
  • Computer & Statistics Lab
  • Counselling Cell
  • Garden
  • Health Center
  • Library
  • On Campus Housing
  • Sports Facilities

COLLEGE CAMPUS:

  • The college is located in a beautiful 15 acre campus in South Delhi, has approximately 2000 students, over 150 faculty, administrative and support staff and 16 courses of study.
  • The college became a byword for academic and extracurricular achievement.

DEPARTMENTS:

  • Commerce
  • Computer Applications
  • CTPB
  • Economics
  • Elementary Education
  • English
  • Hindi
  • History
  • Journalism and Mass Communication
  • Mathematics
  • Philosophy
  • Physical Education
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Sanskrit
  • Sociology
  • Statistics

MISSION:

  • To Empower Women to Assume Leadership
  • To Develop Critical Thinkers and Concerned Citizens
  • To Contribute New Perspectives to the World of Knowledge
  • To Enhance Access and Inclusivity in Quality Education
  • To Sustain Democratic Spaces for Creative Explorations
  • To Provide a Context of Learning that Enhances Professionalism, Humanism and Social Responsibility

2. Amity School of Communication (ASCO), Noida

Amity

COLLEGE DETAILS:

LOCATION: Noida, Uttar Pradesh
ESTABLISHED: 1999
WEBSITE: www.amity.edu
CONTACT: 0120 – 4392306
E-MAIL: pchandola@amity.edu

COLLEGE PROFILE:

  • Amity School of Communication (ASCO), Noida established in 1999.
  • Amity School of Communication is a premier communication institute under the Amity Universe umbrella which offers professional courses at under-graduate and post graduate level.
  • It has over 800 students on its rolls and where supreme emphasis is laid on providing the most modern and sophisticated learning environment coupled with rich Indian heritage, value system and Sanskars .
  • The teaching methodology is contemporary to keep the students and the staff abreast with the ever-changing scenario in the educational arena, with a fine blend of traditional Indian ethics and value systems.
  • Tradition gives us ethics and values and Modernity gives us opportunity to apply those values to move ahead and make our mark.
  • The institute derives its inspiration from the philosophy of its Founder President Dr. Ashok K. Chauhan.
  • It aims to imbibe among the neo-leadership of the Indian Media industry, a blended approach of western educational techniques in a most high tech campus with the indigenous traditions so as to meet successfully the challenges of the modern day communication scenario.

COLLEGE FACILITIES:

  • Healthcare
  • Hostel
  • Cafeteria
  • Auditorium
  • Library
  • Computer Lab
  • Computer Centre

COURSES OFFERED:

Graduate

  • 3 Continent Bachelor of Journalism & Mass Communication
  • Bachelor of Journalism & Mass Communication
    Bachelor of Journalism – Mass Communication (Evening)

Post Graduate

  • M. A. – Advertising & Marketing Management
  • M. A. – Film & TV Production
  • M. A. – PR & Event Management
  • M.Sc – Visual Communication
  • MBA – Media Management
  • Master of Journalism & Mass Communication
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Radio Broadcast and Radio Management

Ph.D Programme

  • Ph.D – Mass Communication Ph.D – Mass Communication (Part Time)
  • BA (Hons.) Media Studies – Offered at Noida

SCHOLARSHIPS:

  • Amity School of Communication believes in rewarding the hard work and excellence achieved by meritorious students in their academic endeavors.
  • As part of this ongoing initiative, in 2012 over Rs. 50 crores worth of Scholarships have been awarded to students on need or merit basis.

PLACEMENTS:

  • The first step towards placement is to invite all the companies through letters and emails (who had visited our campus in the previous years and all other meida companies), by providing them with details of the various programmes run in the institution, and fixing dates for campus recruitments.
  • We send students as well as their resumes to HR Departments to various media companies. The resumes and works of the students are also mailed to outstation organisations for recruitment purposes.
  • We contact our alumni, who are working in different organisations (to understand the need and requirement ) and contact their HR department for further placement.
  • We contact various HR firms, placement agencies and websites (like jobsansar, naukri.com) for placements.
  • The students of ASCO get placed via personal contacts of Placement Coordinator as well.

3. Symbiosis Institute of Media & Communication, Pune

Symbiosis

COLLEGE DETAILS:

LOCATION: Vimannagar, Pune, Maharashtra
WEBSITE: www.simcug.edu.in
CONTACT: 91-20-26634511
E-MAIL: simcug@simcug.edu.in

COLLEGE PROFILE:

  • Established in 1990, originally as the Symbiosis Institute of Journalism & Communication (SIJC), the Institute was renamed in 1998 as the Symbiosis Institute of Mass Communication (SIMC) to broaden the realm of media training beyond Journalism, keeping in step with the present industry requirements.
  • The year 2007 recognized the industry’s diverse evolving needs and it was finally re-christened as ‘Symbiosis Institute of Media & Communication’.
  • A massive diversification of media has led to a revolution, where we are no longer passive users, but, media creators.
    The face of traditional media is undergoing a makeover, wherein each and every citizen can become an active participant contributing their ideas and opinions.
  • SIMC believes in harnessing this potential and armed with the immense power of technology, we run with our apotheosis – Convergence.
  • A significant milestone in SIMC’s progress was its inclusion in the ambit of the Symbiosis International University in 2006.
  • The year 2008 saw the genesis of the Under-Graduate programme in Media Studies (Bachelors of Media Studies – BMS). This harnesses the best traditions of SIMC, offering a comprehensive experience through traditional academic learning and research with cyber and experiential learning.

COLLEGE FACILITIES:

  • Seminar Halls
  • Screening Rooms
  • Audio-Visual Studio
  • Post-Production Suite
  • Photography Studio
  • Computer Laboratory
  • Library
  • Audio-Visual Library
  • Sports
  • Health Club
  • Hostel
  • Dance/aerobics room
  • Amphi-theatre
  • Cafeteria & Mess

COLLEGE CAMPUS:

  • The Viman Nagar Campus is situated inside the city limits, yet far from the absolute chaos of city life.
  • Well-equipped to meet the needs of the undergraduate students, it is housed in a building which has won an award for its design.

VISION AND MISSION:

Vision:

  • Symbiosis Institute of Media and Communication will be the preferred destination for all who aspire to excel in the field of Media and Communication Management.

Mission:

  • To receive information related to media and communication, assimilate it and then disseminate the same in an effective manner.
  • To inform, educate, entertain and empower the participants to meet the challenges of a competitive and evolving globalised media environment.
  • To educate and inspire media aspirants in social communication within a world class ambience.
  • To develop a unique Institute where the programmes provide training in new global media technology.
  • To connect, communicate and converge in building symbiotic links with the academia, industry, and community, in the context of media & communication.

COURSES OFFERED:

  • Bachelor in Media Studies

Specializations:

  • Journalism
  • Audio Visual
  • Advertising
  • Public Relations and Event Management

PLACEMENTS:

  • Symbiosis Institute of Media and Communication (UG) has an elected body of individuals from amongst the students who form a dedicated Placement Cell.
  • They represent the students and mediate the placement process with the industry and organisations.
  • Efforts to ensure a successful placement season are made from the beginning by generating an exhaustive database of organisations, where the students have done their internships and also by sharing opportunities with students.
  • Formal communications regarding the placements are effectively managed by the Placement Cell to ensure that the repute and image of the institute is duly maintained in the industry which could result in better placement opportunities.

4.Department of Media Studies, christuniversity, Bangalore

COLLEGE DETAILS:

LOCATION: Hosur Road , Bangalore, Karnataka
WEBSITE: www.christuniversity.in
CONTACT: 080-40129100
E-MAIL: mail@christuniversity.in

COLLEGE PROFILE:

  • Department of Media Studies, Christ University is the department under Christ University.
  • The Department of Media Studies which runs an Undergraduate and a Postgraduate program Communication is one of the most vibrant departments on campus.
  • Since the time of its inception the department has consciously striven towards knowledge creation and knowledge dissemination among the youth.
  • Department offers under graduate and post graduate courses in the field of Media Studies.
  • They also offer certificate courses in odd semester in visual culture cultural studies phonetics Semiotics.
  • With plenty of scope for hands-on experience and a judicious blend of theory and practice the course is much sought after course attracting learners from across the country.

COLLEGE FACILITIES:

  • Hostel
  • Library
  • Laboratories
  • Sports
  • Classroom

COURSES OFFERED:

  • Doctoral Programmes (PhD)
  • M Phil Programmes
  • Postgraduate Programmes
  • Undergraduate Programmes
  • Certificate Courses in Odd Semester
  • Certificate Courses in Even Semester

FACULTY:

  • Today, channels of communications are faster, ubiquitous and varied. Media Studies is about appreciating the skill and creativity which goes into the production of texts for communicating, be it face to face or through media.
  • This is a discipline that successfully weds traditional forms of communication and other allied social sciences with contemporary critical and cultural studies theory to analyze and assess the role and impact of communications and media in contemporary society.
  • Just as analyzing different techniques used in the creation of a literary work helps the student to appreciate the talent of the writer, similarly learning about communication and media techniques helps the student appreciate the values, the skill with words and pictures that the creators of a text must possess.
  • Students learn to analyze the communicative techniques and media, to consider the impact of these on publics and policies, as well as the impact of publics and policies on the media.

5. Manipal University, School of Communication, (MUSOC)

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COLLEGE DETAILS:

LOCATION: Press Corner , Manipal, Karnataka
ESTABLISHED: 1997
WEBSITE: www.manipal.edu
CONTACT: www.manipal.edu
E-MAIL: office.mic@manipal.edu

COLLEGE PROFILE:

  • Manipal University, School of Communication (MUSOC), Manipal was established in 1997.
  • The institute has emerged as one of the premier communication, media and journalism institutes with international reputation.
  • The communication education in the Institute covers journalism (print, radio, television and new media), film studies, public relations, advertising, corporate communication along with many other related subjects.
  • The students are given education both in the skills of communication and its philosophy.
  • The courses have been designed in such a way that the students become skilled as well as thoughtful.
  • The MIC is one of the very few private institutes in the country offering full-fledged post-graduate and graduate programs with advanced infrastructure, unique holistic curriculum, most modern (and also post-modern) library, skilled plus thoughtful faculty, placement process, international exchange programs, lively co-curricular activities and an ambience which encourages students to scale new heights in their areas of interest with a firm root in social sensitivity.

COLLEGE FACILITIES:

  • Library
  • Classrooms
  • Laboratories
  • Hostel
  • Sports
  • Canteen

COURSES OFFERED:

  • Bachelor Of Arts in Journalism & Communication Studies
  • M.S. Communication
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Corporate Communication
  • Certificate Course in Animation Technology

MISSION VISION AND VALUES:

Mission Statement

  • Be the most preferred choice of students, faculty and industry. Be in the top 10 in every discipline of education, health sciences, engineering and management.

Vision Statement

  • Global leadership in human development, excellence in education and healthcare.

Manipal Values

  • Integrity
  • Transparency
  • Quality
  • Team Work
  • Execution with passion
  • Humane touch

6. Delhi College of Arts and Commerce (DCAC), New Delhi

Delhi College of Arts-Commerce

COLLEGE DETAILS:

LOCATION: Netaji Nagar , New Delhi
ESTABLISHED: 1987
WEBSITE: www.dcac.du.ac.in
CONTACT: 011 24109821
E-MAIL: principaldcac@gmail.com

COLLEGE PROFILE:

  • Delhi College of Arts and Commerce (DCAC), New Delhi was established in 1987, is a premier higher educational institution and imparts holistic professional and vocational education.
  • The college provides a dynamic learning environment to its students to pursue excellence, gain knowledge and acquire skills to achieve their goals Delhi College of Arts & Commerce, premier higher educational institution, imparts holistic professional and vocational education.
  • Delhi College of Arts and Commerce is a co-educational constituent College of the University of Delhi.
  • The College has well qualified and academically distinguished teaching staffs who have over the years maintained an excellent rapport with the students.

COLLEGE FACILITIES:

  • Library
  • Computer Lab
  • Conference Hall
  • Auditorium
  • Canteen
  • Girls Common Room

COURSES OFFERED:

Courses

  • B. A.(Hons) Economics
  • B. A.(Hons) English
  • B. A.(Hons) History
  • B. A.(Hons) Journalism & Mass Communication
  • B. A.(Hons) Political Science
  • B. Com (Hons.)
  • B. Com (Programme)
  • B. A. (Programme.)

DEPARTMENTS:

  • Commerce
  • History
  • Mathematics
  • Political Science
  • Economics
  • English
  • Physical Education
  • Computer Science
  • German
  • Spanish
  • Hindi
  • Library
  • Journalism

PLACEMENTS:

  • Delhi College of Arts & Commerce has a well established job placement cell which has been functioning for the last three years.
  • Due to the consistent and diligent efforts of the Principal, Convenor, non-teaching staff and the student volunteers, the job placement cell of DCAC is one of the best in the South campus.

7. Indraprastha College for Women, New Delhi

Indraprastha College for Women-New Delhi

COLLEGE DETAILS:

  • LOCATION: Shamnath Marg, New Delhi
  • ESTABLISHED: 1924
  • WEBSITE: www.ipcollege.du.ac.in
  • CONTACT: 011 – 23954085

COLLEGE PROFILE:

  • Indraprastha College for Women, New Delhi was established in 1924 as a part of nation-wide campaign for women’s education and empowerment.
  • It is the oldest women’s college of the University of Delhi. Today this prestigious college has an enrolment of over 2670 students and offers a wide range of courses and activities. Uniquely, it offers the B.A (Hons.) course in Mass Media and Mass Communication (BMMMC) which is ranked among the best in the country.
  • The college ranks in the top ten colleges of the city and the top twenty in the country. In its drive to constantly upgrade infrastructure to meet the demands of a modern system of education and realize its own vision, the college has regularly added new facilities to provide a comfortable working environment for its faculty and students.
  • Full power back-up has been provided in the college to ensure that all activities are carried out without interruption.

COLLEGE FACILITIES:

  • Library
  • Computer Lab
  • Seminar Rooms
  • Audio-Visual Center
  • Book Bank
  • Auditorium
  • Hostels
  • Sports
  • Swimming Pool
  • Placement Cell

DEPARTMENTS:

  • Computer Science
  • Mathematics
  • Commerce
  • Economics
  • English
  • Hindi
  • History
  • Music
  • Philosophy
  • Physical Education
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Sanskrit
  • Mass Media and Mass Communication

8. Kishinchand Chellaram College Arts, Commerce and Science, Mumbai

Kishinchand Chellaram College Mumbai

COLLEGE PROFILE:

LOCATION: Churchgate, Mumbai
ESTABLISHED: 1954
WEBSITE: www.kccollege.org.in
CONTACT: 022 – 22855726

COLLEGE PROFILE:

  • Kishinchand Chellaram College is one of the premier institutions affiliated to the University of Mumbai and recognized by Government of Maharashtra.
  • It was established in 1954 by the Hyderabad (Sind) National Collegiate Board.
  • The college was awarded permanent affiliation by the University of Mumbai within a record span of two years.
  • Over the years K.C. has established itself as one of the leading colleges in Mumbai.
  • This fact is well supported by excellent results, both at HSC as well as at the University examinations and the number of laurels won by the students.
  • The Motto of the College is ‘SALVATION THROUGH KNOWLEDGE’. This motto was selected from ancient Sanskrit scriptures.
  • ‘Knowledge’ in the highest sense means acquiring wisdom & understanding, which in turn leads man to ”Moksha” or Salvation.
  • K.C. prides itself in motivating students to achieve excellence not only in academic fields but also in co-curricular and extracurricular activities.

COLLEGE FACILITIES:

  • Library
  • Laboratory
  • Cafeteria
  • Auditorium
  • Internet
  • Sports
  • Hostel

COLLEGE CAMPUS:

  • A modern, well equipped infrastructure is provided to all courses to facilitate better learning.
    K.C. has refurbished lecture rooms and laboratories with Computers, OHP, and LCDs. This makes the teaching – learning process student-friendly and interactive.
  • It has multimedia rooms, a swanky Auditorium, fully air-conditioned Library with a rich collection of books, journals and periodicals and a large airy Sports room.

MISSION AND VISION:

Mision

  • To disseminate quality education
  • Foster academic excellence
  • Develop attitudes conducive to life long learning

Vision

  • To emerge as a center of academic excellence aiming at value aiming at value based holistic development of students equipped for global challenges.

COURSES OFFERED:

  • Bachelor of Mass Media (B.M.M.)
  • B.Sc. Computer Science
  • B.Sc. Biotechnology
  • B.Sc. Information Technology
  • B.Com. in Accounting and Finance( B.A.F.)
  • B.Com. Banking and Insurance (B.B.I.)
  • B.Com. Financial Markets (B.F.M.)
  • Bachelor in Management Studies (BMS)
  • Master of Arts in Communication and Journalism (MACJ)
  • Masters of Science in Information Technology (M.Sc.IT)

9. Kamala Nehru College, New Delhi

Kamala Nehru College New Delhi

COLLEGE DETAILS:

LOCATION: August kranti Marg, New Delhi
ESTABLISHED: 1964
WEBSITE: www.knc.edu.in
CONTACT: 011- 26494881 / 011- 26495964
E-MAIL: admin@kamalanehrucollege.org

COLLEGE PROFILE:

Kamala Nehru College, University of Delhi will turn GOLDEN in 2014. Being established in 1964, as ‘Government College for Women’ and housed in Defence Colony, it was renamed as ‘Modern College for Women’ in 1966.
It moved to its present location in 1974 and was finally christened as ‘Kamala Nehru College’.
It shall be a moment of pride and honor for each one associated with KNC- past and present to witness the college completing its monumental journey of educating and empowering young women for a period of fifty years in 2014.
For this reason the year 2014 has been planned meticulously to be celebrated in a grand way. Many academic and cultural activities will be interspersed all through the year with the focus on the golden theme wherein the inaugural program would be scheduled for January 2014 and closing of the yearlong celebration at the end of 2014.
All the 15 departments, 25 co-curricular societies, NCC, NSS and NSO are getting geared up to work in perfect rhythm towards this historically jubilant moment in the life of an institute to add a newer page in the annals of KNC.

COURSES OFFERED:

Post Graduate Courses

  • English
  • Hindi
  • History
  • Political Science
  • Philosophy
  • Sanskrit

Undergraduate Courses

JOURNALISM HONS

  • B.A. HONS- Economics, English, Geography, Hindi, History, Mathematics, Philosophy, Political Science, Psychology, Sanskrit, Sociology
  • B.A. PROGRAMME- Bengali, Economics, English, Geography, Hindi, History, Mathematics, Philosophy, Political Science, Punjabi, Sanskrit, Sociology.
  • B.A. PROGRAMME- Advt. Sales Management and Sales Promotion.

MISSION

Since its foundation the aim of the Placement Cell has been two fold: firstly making the students aware of the varieties of options available to them after their graduation for higher education in various courses (in India as well as abroad) as well as jobs opening in various sectors; secondly in developing and familiarizing the soft skills which they would require to enter the job market.

OBJECTIVE

The Placement Cell serves as an interface between the students and the Corporates.
Apart from bringing a varied list of Recruiters to the campus , the Placement Cell also organizes talks, study abroad seminars, internship opportunities and workshops for the collective student body.

The aim is to ensure that students have the information and skills necessary for an effective job search.
To conduct professional training programmes outside the curricula to provide better placements.
Arranging preparatory programmers’ such as seminars, group discussions, written tests/interviews (mock), confidence building and personality development sessions, the general awareness courses etc by experts in their respective fields for students to gauge and handle challenging aspects in their prescribed work sphere
Internships are also offered to those students who are keen on experiencing a slice of workplace life.
Acts as a link between students, alumni and the work place.
To organize campus interviews for final year students with industries and business houses of repute from all over India.
To prepare students to face campus interviews by arranging training in Aptitude tests, group discussions, preparing for Technical and HR interviews through professional trainers and alumni.
To promote career counseling by organizing guidance lectures by senior corporate personnel and most importantly by the immediately placed senior students.

10. Madras Christian College (MCC), Chennai

Madras Christian College

COLLEGE DETAILS:

LOCATION: Tambaram , Chennai, Tamil Nadu
ESTABLISHED: 1837
WEBSITE: www.mcc.edu.in
CONTACT: 044-22390675
E-MAIL: principal@mcc.edu.in

COLLEGE PROFILE:

  • Madras Christian College (MCC), Chennai established in 1837 as a School in the black town of Madras.
  • The Institution was built and its character shaped by a host of Scottish missionaries such as Anderson and Miller, Hogg and Boyd.
  • Many dedicated Indian teachers as well as generations of brilliant students contribute to its success story.
  • The college is known as much for its academic standing and leadership building as it is for social commitment.
  • Today the college has more than 5000 students (both ladies and gentlemen as they are traditionally called) and over 220 faculty members serving in 31 departments.
  • It is a matter of pride that the institution is ranked among the top ten liberal arts and science colleges in India and also received the rating of A+ (equivalent to 90-95%) by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC).

COLLEGE FACILITIES:

  • Library
  • Computer Lab
  • Class Rooms
  • Museum
  • Commodious Halls
  • Residence Halls
  • Auditorium
  • Sports

DEPARTMENTS:

  • English
  • Journalism
  • Visual Communication
  • Communication
  • Mathematics
  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Microbiology
  • Commerce
  • Computer Science [BCA]
  • Computer Science [MCA]
  • Physical Education
  • Social Work
  • Marine Studies and Coastal Resource Management
  • Geography, Tourism & Travel Management

PLACEMENTS:

  • Madras Christian College has always been one of the most preferred sources for campus recruitment for corporate and other recruiters, both Indian and Overseas.
  • It is a matter of pride that the Alumni of Madras Christian College are now business heads and even global leaders.
  • The objective of the placement cell is to provide a platform that would bridge various companies across the globe with their talented students who have been nurtured with the best and the noble of this institution so as to be beacons of light wherever they go.

GOALS AND OBJECTIVES OF ALUMNI:

The goals and objectives of the alumni association are contained in the constitution of the Alumni Association adopted in 1963 as its purposes:

  • English
  • Journalism
  • Visual Communication
  • Communication
  • Mathematics
  • Physics
  • Chemistry
  • Microbiology
  • Commerce
  • Computer Science [BCA]
  • Computer Science [MCA]
  • Physical Education
  • Social Work
  • Marine Studies and Coastal Resource Management
  • Geography, Tourism & Travel Management