B.Sc in Media Science

from one of the Best Media Science Colleges in Kolkata

under the West Bengal University of Technology, currently known as Maulana Abul Kalam Azad University of Technology

What is a B.Sc in Media Science?

From movies to TV, podcasts to radio, vlogs to blogs, and everything that falls between these, media is a part of our daily lives. Its relevance has increased manifold in the digital age, making this a much sought-after course.

A course in Media Science will equip you with technological and communication skills for achieving success in the workplace, regardless of whether you choose to work for the media industry. Whether you are an entrepreneur promoting your products or a journalist writing news, a manager training workers, or an educator teaching students, communication skills are of utmost importance.

As data dominate our lives, the exchange of information becomes more important than ever. Students with a B.Sc in Media Science can analyze and handle issues relating to communication and media.

What does this course teach you?

  • Mass Communication
  • Comparative Study of Different Media: Print and Electronic
  • Public Relations
  • Advertising
  • Information Technology
  • Media Reporting
  • Electronic Editing and Production
  • Television and Radio News Editing
  • Press Photography
  • Basics of Film and TV Production and Direction
  • Post Production Editing
  • Television Production
  • Anchoring for both types of media
  • Documentary and Types of Digital Filmmaking
  • Marketing Films and Television
  • Brand Management
  • Managing an Advertising Agency,
  • Campaign Strategy
  • Event Management
  • Rural Communication
  • Corporate Relations
  • Application-oriented methods of thinking and working
  • Practicals for hands-on learning.

What can you do after completing a B.Sc in Media Science?

A media science degree will equip you for these careers and fields:

  • Presenter
  • Copywriter
  • Media researcher
  • Broadcast journalist
  • Advertising agency
  • Journalism and Mass Communication
  • Writer
  • Social media manager
  • Television/film producer
  • PR consultant
  • Web content manager
  • Photographer
  • Editorial Assistant
  • Publishing houses
  • Higher studies in India or abroad

How long is the course?

The WBUT's B.Sc in Media Science is a 3-year, full-time course divided into 6 semesters with a range of specializations as elective subjects in the last semester. The course provides sufficient emphasis on field projects for building practical experience.

Who can enroll in the course?

Any student who has passed the [10+2] examination with English is eligible for admission.

What is the admission procedure?

Admissions are according to the norms laid down by WBUT / Management of George Group of Colleges.

What are the fees for the course?

Fees for the course comprise:

Admission Fees
Tuition Fees
(per semester)
Caution Deposit
Forms &
Rs. 8,000/- Rs. 30,000/- Rs. 8,000/- Rs. 300/-

(Caution Deposit refundable after completion of the course).

Where can you Study the course?

You can study this course in:

George College

136, B.B. Ganguly Street, Sealdah
Kolkata - 700012.
Helpline - 033 4181 6622 / 6633
Mobile - 9830504319