About the Course

Mass Communication is the study of mass media including all types of medium used to convey information to the audience. Examples of mass media include newspapers, magazines, films, radio, television, etc. The Bachelor of Journalism & Mass Communication (BJMC) course of GGS IPU comprehensively introduces the students to various aspects of Journalism. The three year programme helps equip students with the relevant skills and knowledge set to excel in media and communication sectors. The field of communication requires a skilled and professional approach. This field is a fast growing industry looking for enterprising professionals. The objectives of the course are; to produce scholar graduates with strong academic knowledge and professional skills so they are prepared to join a media related profession and to produce graduates who will contribute positively to society. A professional course in mass communication opens doors for a career in films &TV, publishing, public relations, journalism, editing, direction, film making, script writing, production, etc. In nutshell, Mass Communication widens up the horizon of career options for a person. Attractive careers as journalist, actor, director, editor, screenwriter, RJ, producer, VJ are available to the talented and trained individuals. At Delhi Metropolitan Education, the students of Journalism and Mass Communication are given the freedom needed for propagating innovation and creativity. Over the three years, the students not only gain working knowledge of the media industry, but also begin to excel in particular fields. This is achieved through a strong emphasis on generous guidance from proficient faculty and regular interaction with industry experts. In addition to the academics, students gain many life skills at DME and are presented with a range of opportunities to develop and exhibit these skills. Life at DME is full of activities and BJMC students often lead in organizing and reporting of these activities, such as blood donation camps, University’s annual cultural programme Anugoonj etc. DME also boasts excellent academic infrastructure and various facilities exclusively for BJMC students including modern audio, video, and photo studios.

FIRST YEAR

Semester I

  • Communication: Concepts & Processes
  • Contemporary India: An Overview
  • Basics of Design and Graphics
  • Communication Skills Lab
  • Contemporary India: Issues and Debates
  • Design & Graphics Lab – I

Elective Subjects

  • Personality Development
  • Writing Skills
  • Indian Culture (For Foreign Students Only)
  • Personality Development Lab
  • Writing Skills Lab

Semester II

  • Print Journalism
  • Media Laws and Ethics
  • Still Photography
  • Print Journalism Lab
  • Still Photography Lab
  • Design and Graphics Lab – II

Elective Subjects

  • Health Communication
  • Sports Journalism
  • Health Communication Lab
  • Sports Journalism Lab

SECOND YEAR

Semester III

  • Development Communication
  • Basics of Radio Programming and Production
  • Basics of Video Camera, Lights and Sound
  • Radio Production Lab
  • Video Production Lab
  • Summer Training Report

Elective Subjects

  • Radio Jockeying and News Reading
  • Video Editing
  • Radio Jockeying and News Reading Lab
  • Video Editing Lab

Semester IV

  • Basics of Advertising
  • Basics of Public Relations
  • Television Programming and Production
  • Advertising Lab
  • Public Relations Lab
  • TV Production Lab

Elective Subjects

  • Television News: Reporting and Anchoring
  • Corporate Communication
  • Television News: Reporting and Anchoring Lab
  • Corporate Communication Lab

THIRD YEAR

Semester V

  • Basics of New Media
  • Media Research
  • Event Management
  • New Media Lab
  • Media Research Lab
  • Event Management Lab
  • Functional Exposure Report
  • Elective Subjects
  • Digital Media Marketing
  • Digital Media Marketing Lab
  • Film Appreciation Lab
  • Film Appreciation

Semester VI

  • Media Management and Entrepreneurship
  • Global Media: An Overview
  • Environment Communication
  • Final Project and Comprehensive Viva

Prof. Ashok Ogra

Director Apeejay Institute of Communication and Former Vice President (South Asia) Discovery Channel

Mr. Shammi Narang

Renowned Broadcaster and ‘Voice of Indian Metro’

Sumit Awasthi

(Deputy Managing Editor, NEWS 18)

Mr. K.G. Suresh

(Director General, IIMC)

Ms. Reema Gautam

(Senior Journalist)

Mr. N.K. Singh

(Senior Journalist)

Mr. Amitabh Srivastava

(Head PR, Pravas NGO)

Mr. Prashant Tandon

(Senior Journalist)

Prof. (Dr) Ambrish Saxena

Dean, DME Media School and Director, DME Studios and Production

MA – Political Science
MJ – Major-Broadcasting
LLM – Specialization: Constitution
PhD, MG Kashi Vidyapith, Varanasi
a.saxena@dme.ac.in
deandmemediaschool@dme.ac.in

Prof. (Dr.) Susmita Bala

Head, DME Media School

MA – Drawing & Painting
MJ – Major-Journalism
B Ed, Sangeet Prabhakar
PhD, IGNOU, New Delhi
s.bala@dme.ac.in
hodbjmc@dme.ac.in

Dr. Atul Arora

Associate Professor

MA(MC),M.Phil (Mass Communication),
Ph.D (Mass Communication) – RTMNU Nagpur University
a.arora@dme.ac.in

Ms. Divya Rastogi

Assistant Professor

MJMC, University School of Mass Communication, GGSIPU
PhD (pursuing) Galgotias University
d.rastogi@dme.ac.in

Ms. Neelam Nanda

Assistant Professor

MA – Mass communication and Journalism, Hissar
n.nanda@dme.ac.in

Ms. Kritika Sati

Assistant Professor

MA- Mass Communication,
Guru Jambheshwar University of Science & Technology, Hisar
k.sati@dme.ac.in

Mr. Mohd Kamil

Assistant Professor

PGD AD& PR, MMC
Guru Jambeshwar University, Hisar
m.kamil@dme.ac.in

Mr. Ritwik Ghosh

Assistant Professor

Post Graduate Diploma in Audio Program Production, IGNOU
Masters in Mass Communication, Guru Jambeshwar University of Science and Technology-Hisar
r.ghosh@dme.ac.in

Ms. Anjali Gupta

Assistant Professor

Diploma in Mass Communication-South Delhi Polytechnic, New Delhi
PGD in Advertising and Marketing-Bhartiya Vidya Bhavan, NewDelhi
a.gupta@dme.ac.in

Dr. Parul Mehra

Associate Professor and Head (Second Shift)

DME Media School
BJMC ,BCom, B.ed, MJMC, MPhil
PHD, Punjabi University, Patiala
p.mehta@dme.ac.in

Ms. Manmeet Kaur

Assistant Professor

MA, PhD (pursuing) Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar
m.kaur@dme.ac.in

Mr. Sumantra Sarathi Das

Assistant Professor

M.A.- Mass Communication, Guru Jambeshwar University, Hisar
PGDM Public Relations, Bharatiya Vidya Bhawan
s.das@dme.ac.in

Mr. Pramod Kumar Pandey

Assistant Professor

MMC, GGSIP University
Pursuing Ph.D., GJU Hisar
p.pandey@dme.ac.in

Mr. Harjeet Singh Kukreja

Assistant Professor

PG Diploma in Still Photography & Visual Communication, M.C.R.C (JamiaMilliaIslamia)
MA in Mass Communication, Hissar
h.kukreja@dme.ac.in

Ms. Sanchita Chakraborty

Assistant Professor

MA (Media Governance) Jamia Milia Islamia, New Delhi
s.chakravorty@dme.ac.in

Ms. Tulika Arora

Assistant Professor

MAMC, MA (Mass Comm.), BHU, Varanasi
t.arora@dme.ac.in

Ms. Deepa Zutshi

Assistant Professor

PGDM in Journalism and Mass Communication-IGNOU
PGDM in Personnel Management and Human Resources-Indian Institute of Modern Management, Pune
d.zutshi@dme.ac.in

Mr. Yogesh Sharma

Production Assistant

Post Graduation Diploma in Television Production- Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan
y.sharma@dme.ac.in