The Department of Journalism and Mass Communication started on 7th August 2009 offering two years Master Degree course with objectives to teach and contour the aspiring students to meet the challenges in the pasture of media industries and communication studies. Over the past few years it has produced successful alumni who are well placed in media organizations in the state and outside acting as catalysts bringing changes in journalism. Many of them are also pursuing their research activities in various reputed media institutions within the country while others became media educators in this region. In a world where communication and media are one of the most sought careers, the department is committed to groom both students and teachers to be part of the worldwide media society by humanizing in Print Media, Electronic Media, New Media and other non journalistic communication available in the field of Public Relation, Advertising and Marketing. Considering the global media set-up and demand the department march hand in hand in collaboration with other premier media institutions of the country. It provides the teachers and students the opportunity to exchange and share their individual ideas. Above all it aimed at producing good and responsible media personnel lending one’s ideas and knowledge in the spirit of free will by keeping communication culturally viable in both regional and global perspectives. The department witnesses opportunity for sharing one’s creative ideas.
Dr. Indraneel Bhowmik