Bachelor's Degree in Media Science

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

What is Bachelor's of Media Science?

Communication is Basic to human endeavor. Whether the communicator is a journalist providing news, A Business promoting its products and services, a Manager training employees or a mother teaching her children, Communication is at the centre of everyday life. In recent times, Media and communications Industry has appeared as an economic sector that has a very promising future, as data and information influence our lives to a great extent. Increasing importance is placed upon the exchange of information in a global economy. Bachelor’s in Media Science aims at enabling the students to describe, formulate, analyze and deal with issues related to Media and communication. This leads to giving students a foundation either for carrying out occupational functions or for further study.

What do you learn in this course?

Mass Communication, Comparative study of Different Media: Print, Electronic, public relations, Advertising and also 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 other types of Digital Film Making, Marketing Films and Television, Brand Management, Managing the Advertising Agency, Campaign Strategy, Event Management, Rural Communication, Corporate Relations and a number of related subjects. Great value is placed in the course on Application oriented methods of thinking and working. There are a Number of practicals held on various subjects to enable hands on learning.

What will be your work prospects after the course?

Upon successful completion of the course you will be equipped with the necessary qualification, knowledge and skills to enter into a career in Media. There are a number of opportunities in the media houses, Large corporate houses in the media or PR departments, Publishing houses, Advertising agencies, Consulting Firms etc. You will even be able to pursue Higher studies in India or abroad.

What is the duration of the course?

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

What is the eligibility for the course?

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

What is the admission procedure?

Admissions are as per 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

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