UIHMT College - Professional Courses

Bachelor In Mass Communication


Mass communication refers to spreading of information to public or masses using a variety of media, viz. television, radio, internet, movies, newspapers etc. It is rapidly gaining recognition and students are getting attracted towards it. Until the advent of TV, media meant newspapers and magazines, and journalism was a public service calling. With changing mores of economy, media is now diverse in form and ownership. The rise of new media has created a whole range of new possibilities, and profiles such as Disc Jockeys or Radio Jockeys are not so unusual. A degree in mass communication opens up opportunities in Journalism, Public relations and advertising, as a career. But remember a solid command over the language is crucial for success.


As one can the industry is doing quite well for itself and is predicted to do well for some years now. The students of this trade can look forward to working in public relations, television, films, publishing, journalism, editing, direction, etc. The thing to remember while applying to the industry is that people with strong people skills and a head for communication will be preferred any give day over others. The job requires the aspirants to be skillful, energetic and also creative. Following are the various job profiles offered to graduates in mass communication:

Sound EngineerArt Director
Film DirectorEditor
Public Relations OfficerEvent manager
Sound Mixer and Sound RecorderVideo Jockey
Special CorrespondentFashion Photographer Cartoonist
TV CorrespondentIllustrator


Also on completing their graduation in Mass Communication the aspirants of the field can look forward to working with the following types of companies and areas:


AIR – All India Radio 
Circulation and Public RelationsTV Channels
Central Information ServiceRadio Telecasting Companies
Central Information ServiceRadio Telecasting Companies
Legal Affairs DepartmentWebsites Periodicals and Magazines
News AgenciesBooks and Novels
Press Information BureauBlogs
Photography CompaniesBroadcasting Corporations