With the rising trend about what is happening around the Globe- Journalism & Mass Communication as an academic discipline, has rapidly acquired importance and has become a major attraction for the students
At IMS Ghaziabad, emphasis is laid on creating an environment where the students pursuing BJMC course get opportunities to interact with senior professionals and gain hands-on experience in their chosen field of activity. The course design incorporates lively theoretical lectures, practical sessions, tutorials, classroom presentations and take-home assignments along with field trips, study tours, projects and an intensive internship structure to help enrich the learning process in the programme.
IMS Ghaziabad promises excellency and is one of the pioneer Institutes to offer Mass Media education. IMS offers a three-year full-time degree course- Bachelor of Journalism & Mass Communication (BJMC), affiliated to Chaudhary Charan Singh University, Meerut.If one aspires to communicate his/her ideas and thoughts among the masses, then Bachelor of Journalism and Mass Communication (BJMC) is the right choice. This course enables one to become industry-ready.
TV News Reading and Anchoring course offered at IMS is a complete package which aims at enhancing the required skill set of the students to excel in the particular field. The course aims to expose its students to the techniques employed in radio jockeying as well as anchoring for live events & television shows with an added advantage of learning news reading complexities.
From the smallest business meetings to the largest global music festivals, an event is the product of meticulous planning, faultless execution and skilled management. IMS Ghaziabad (University Courses Campus) is proud to offer specialization in Event Management which is one ofthe most demanding areas of the journalism field.
At IMS special importance is given to practical specializations such as Graphic Designing and Layout,as the subject itself is the basic demand of the industry. Most job opportunities occur in this area and students get an upper hand if they are equipped with such knowledge.
A The Film Making course at IMS is specially designed for those students who want to learn film-making & direction, with all technical knowledge including Cinematography, Sound Recording & Sound Designing, Editing & Post Production - DI (Digital Intermediate) other than theoretical & aesthetic inputs in Film Direction, we add something very important in the Film Making Course, which is hands-on, practical training in all the technical departments of Filmmaking.
Digital marketing is something, which plays an important role in every marketing field such as PR, media and communication.Digital media is the medium, through which the marketing professionals can reach out and understand their customers.
In addition to the above mentioned specializations, Value-Added courses in Personality Development Programme (PDP), as well as Hindi and English language and writing,are taught to the students.
|202||Introduction to Mass Communication||202||Introduction to Journalism|
|202||Computer Basics||202||Constitution and Indian Political System|
|203||Value Education||203||Indian Social System|
|204||General Hindi||204||General English|
|205||Course Related Practicals - Viva||205||Course Related Practicals - Viva|
|SEMESTER III||SEMESTER IV|
|302||Print Media-I (Reporting)||402||Print Media-II (Editing)|
|302||Indian Economic System||402||Social Media|
|303||Electronic Media-I (Radio)||403||Public Relation and Corporate Communication|
|304||Media Laws||404||Electronic Media-II (Television)|
|305||Course Related Practicals-Viva||405||Course Related Practicals-Viva|
|SEMESTER V||SEMESTER VI|
|502||Advertising||602||Print Media Practical-Viva|
|502||Development Communication||602||Radio Practical-Viva|
|503||Mass Media Writing Skills||603||TV Practical-Viva|
|504||Digital Journalism||604||New Media Practical-Viva|
|505||Course Related Practicals-Viva||605||Project-Viva|
|1st Semester||2nd Semester|
|PDP 1.1||Self Discovery||PDP 1.2||Grooming & Communication Etiquette|
|VA-1||Hindi language||VA-2||Hindi Writing|
|3rd Semester||4th Semester|
|PDP 2.1||Attitude Building||PDP 2.2||Professional Communication|
|VA -3||English Language||VA -4||English Writing|
|PDP 3.1||Employability Preparation Module||VA -5||Advance Hindi / English Writing|
IMS has a dedicated team of qualified faculty mentors who are experts in their subjects and have several years of industry, academic and research experience. The core faculty team is topped up with Guest speakers and Visiting Faculty.
Learning is a continuous process at IMS, and the institute organizes Faculty Development Programmes on regular basis, introducing faculty members to latest innovative pedagogies, new knowledge, concepts and technologies that help them stay up-to-date.
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After the completion of the BJMC course, students are open to plethora of career options both in India and in abroad. The students can choose career in various sectors like Radio, TV, Print Journalism, Digital Media, Public Relations, Event Management and Corporate Branding.Live Projects & Internships:
At IMS Ghaziabad, students undertake Live Projects which enables them to achieve a deeper understanding of the subject and also help them to gain practical experience. The institute offers internships in distinguished Media Organizations such as- The Times of India, Dainik Jagran, Indian Express, Amar Ujala, India TV, AajTak, Zee News, Sudarshan TV, IBN7, Focus News, Radio and Production Houses, Advertising agencies, etc.
Outstanding performances of our students have won them accolades and have also earned them pre-placement offers by established organizations.Final Placements:
BJMC is a program that enables students to acquire theoretical as well as practical knowledge of the real world and thus equips students to work in the corporate arena. Students have been placed at attractive packages in leading Media Organizations like- The Times of India, Dainik Jagran, Indian Express,Amar Ujala, India TV, AajTak, Zee News, Sudarshan TV, IBN7,Focus News, Radio and Production Houses, Advertising agencies, etc. For details click here
BJMC is the flagship course of IMS Ghaziabad for the last 11 years. The students who once learned skills in the classrooms are now practitioners and experts in the industry. The large alumni base is studded with eminent alumni working at senior positions in leading media organisations like- Times of India, Dainik Jagran, Indian Express,AmarUjala, India TV, AajTak, Zee News, Sudarshan TV, IBN7,Focus News, Radio and Production Houses, Advertising agencies, etc.
Learning by doing is the philosophy that IMS believes in. There are more than 20 student driven clubs, divided into two categories- Life skill based clubs and Employability skill or Domain Clubs. The clubs are owned and managed by a student council and have monthly agenda, meetings and an event calendar that is prudently followed for maximum opportunity and skill based learning outside classrooms. For details click here
Candidates appearing for 10+2 examination or awaiting their results are also eligible to apply. Their candidature, however, shall be considered, subject to their clearing the qualifying examination.Admission Process:
Candidates seeking admission to the BJMC Programme must have passed 10+2 (or its equivalent) examination in any stream with a minimum of 45% marks for General and OBC candidates and pass marks for SC and ST candidates from a recognized Board/ University.
Candidates appearing for +2 examination or awaiting their results are also eligible to apply. Their candidature, however, shall be considered, subject to their clearing the qualifying examination.