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MA (Broadcast Journalism)

School: Jagran School of Journalism and Communication
Course length: 2 Years

Fee Structure (In ):

Tuition Fee
(Per Annum)
Exam Fee
(Per Annum)
Alumni Fee
(One – Time)
Caution Money
(One – Time)
Digitalization Fee
(Per Annum)
Admission Fee
(One – Time)
65,000 12,000 10,000 5,000 8,000 20,000

Course Objectives:

This course prepares you to work in radio and television newsrooms and factual programming. You will be taught how to research and write your own stories, conduct effective interviews and record and edit for audio and video using the latest digital technology. This course will provide you with a solid grounding in media law, public administration and ethics and regulation. You will become familiar with studios, be given professional voice training to help your presentation skills, and gain a solid grounding in media law, public administration, ethics and regulation.

Key Modules offered in this course:

Introduction to Mass Media and Society

Introduction to Audio-Visual Media

Growth & Development of Media

Photographic  Communication

Specialized Reporting

Broadcast News Production (Radio & TV) 

Broadcast Media Technology

Media Analysis & Criticism

New Media and Digital Storytelling

Photo Journalism

Professional Development

Development Journalism

Communication Research & Methods

Introduction to Film: Form, Content, Narrative

Broadcast Media Management & Operations

Lifestyle and Travel Journalism

Political Communication

Multimedia Journalism and Content Management

Global Media, Politics & Economics

Business & Finance Journalism 

Career options upon completion of the course:

Placements give you the chance to work in radio, television and online news organizations.

Employability is a key focus of this course, with many of the compulsory modules including initiatives to help enhance your future career in journalism. After studying this course you could go into a variety of roles including:

  • Producer (radio, TV, online);
  • Editor, sub-editor;
  • Presenter, reporter, news commentator;
  • Camera operators;
  • Production manager, floor manager;
  • Sound engineer, lighting engineer, technician, technical assistant
  • Researcher.


Eligibility Criteria: Graduation with minimum 50% or an equivalent qualification in any discipline from an institute affiliated to a university or any university recognised by UGC. The Selection of candidate will be made based on their academic meri, JLU entrance exam and performance in the Personal Interview round.