An Initiative of
Education Promotion Society for India
  • Course Type Full Time
  • Duration2 years
  • Course fees
    $ 4000

M.A (Master of Arts) - Journalism and Mass Communication

The School of Media and Mass Communication (SOMMC) came into existence in August, 2013 one of seven Schools, in the series of 26 different Departments/ Courses of the University. It is AP Goyal Shimla University’s humble but a determined effort to establish School of Journalism and Mass Communication committed to be an effective tool of positive change in the society and the world at large.  Department understands that creative and social skills are the backbone of personal and professional success of the students. Creative skills help the students to flourish in the professional field of Journalism & Mass Communication. Therefore, Social skills help students to navigate such everyday interactions as exchanging greetings and holding conversations, starting friendships and maintaining them, and asking for help and instructing others. To prepare the students for their bright future, SOMMC is trying to help the students to know the professional world with the help of both indoor and outdoor classroom activities. Students are regularly taken to visit AIR, Doordarshan Kendra, private print and electronic media houses and other educational   institutions.  

Career Prospects

School of Media & Mass Communication stands as an attractive career prospect to the youth of today. Mass Communication is the study of mass media which includes Newspapers, Magazine, Radio, Television, Film and Internet etc. and now has become one of the fastest growing sectors. Today Media is playing a very important role in every individual’s life. Since we are living in the age of information and technology, everybody wants information constantly without missing a single moment. People are short of time and they need important and valuable news presented beautifully in few words and programs which is not an easy job. It is an art and this art requires a very intelligent and sharp skill, which our students are getting continuously from their indoor and outdoor practical trainings.

 Course Structure

The SoMMC at present is conducting two courses, one at Bachelor level (BJMC) for three years and another at Master’s level (MJMC) for two years duration. The last batch of MJMC has achieved 100% placement. The present batch of  students are doing very well.


The School of Media & Mass Communication is having its studio in the process of formation with cameras and technical lab with required updated software to impart practical indoor training to produce successful professionals.

Our mission is to educate the students in a broad range of media skills and concepts involving the gathering, editing and presentation of information and prepare them for a career in journalism and mass communication. Our teaching pedagogy provides the students insight into the deeper sociological and psychological aspects of mass media and communication. To compete in the contemporary professional world, the current applied knowledge, techniques, skills and practical training are effectively used in our teaching method.

    Admission Open
  • Last Date of Application : 31 - Jul - 2017

Pass with 50%(Gen)/45%(SC/ST) Aggregate make in Bachelor's degree (anyDisciplin) or equivalent

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AP Goyal Shimla University

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Student Resitration ammount deposit (500USD & Accommadation booking 500USD & hostel booking to AGU 

A P Goyal Shimla University Bank: CANARA Bank A/C No.: 1964201000567 IFSC Code: CNRB0001964,Swift Code: CNRBINBBFFC Branch: Mall Road Shimla

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