School of Journalism & Mass Communication (SoJMC)


The School of Journalism & Mass Communication under Himalayan university gives rise to such individuals that are determined for the field. It is also one of the best media & mass communication colleges in India.
There are multiple programs that are introduced by the school which aim at preparing the students for their future success. The faculty is experienced and well-trained in the field who make sure that the students get the knowledge and training that they need.
The students are also prepared with communication and leadership skills for them to succeed in their career and possess confidence to do so. Various activities are taken place in and outside the campus which give the students a great exposure.

Department of Journalism & Mass Communication


Bachelor in Journalism and Mass Communication

Eligibility criteria:  10+2 from a recognized educational board.


Duration: 3 years (6 semesters)


About the programme:

This programme aims to provide a comprehensive learning framework within which Mass Communication and  Journalism may respond to the changing needs of the Media and Entertainment Industry. This curriculum seeks to foster a grasp of basic communication ideas, as well as knowledge of modern communication technologies and social responsibility.


Course objective:

This course throws focuses all aspects of journalism and creative writing. It promotes creative writing, journalistic skills and starting of own publications in the current media scenario. In addition, it enhances proficiency in writing skills in social media.

To make aware students of their creative skills on various media forums.

To enhance proficiency in creative writing, journalism skills and content creation for various media.

To inculcate human values, journalistic and creative writing kills in Indian culture and society.


Career path:



*Photo Journalist

*Public Relations Officer

*Content Writer

*News Agencies

*Advertising Agencies

*Assistant editor.

*Copy writer/feature writer.

*Deputy editor.

*Sports journalist.

*Media Advisor.

*Reporters and *correspondents.

*Media strategist.


Master in Journalism & Mass Communication


Eligibility Criteria:

Applicant must be graduate in any discipline from recognized University.


Duration: 2 years (4 semesters)


About the Programme:

The programme provides students with an understanding of Mass Communication, its impact on human and social spheres. The curriculum provides training in basic skills in different areas of mass communication and prepares professionals to possess the ability to produce, present and disseminate information in accordance with the high standards of media organizations, NGOs and



Course objectives:

To provide a comprehensive understanding of Mass Communication and its impact on the society.

To empower students with strong academic knowledge and professional skills to enable them to excel in their profession.

To prepare future leaders of mass communication with creativity, insightful attitudes, language skills, morality and other necessary skills.

If you are passionate, creative, have good communication skills and wish to pursue a career in a variety of fields in traditional news media and publishing, advertising, public relations or web journalism, then this programme is for you.


Career path you can choose after the course:


*TV Correspondent


*Photo Journalist

*Event Manager


*Public Relations Officer

*Content Writer

*News Agencies

*Advertising Agencies

*Media Advisor



PHD journalism & mass communication


Eligibility- criteria:

Candidates must hold a master’s degree in journalism or Mass Communication /journalism & mass communication from a recognized university.

In order to pursue a PhD, they must have a minimum percentage of 55 per cent.

Candidates should also have cleared either national/ state/ university level entrance examination.



PhD in Journalism and Mass communication is a research degree course where the course duration can range  between 3-6 years, depending upon the area of research.


About the programme:

The Ph.D. degree in journalism & Mass Communications provides future academics and professionals with rigorous training in theory and research with highly individualized programs that students develop in consultation with their advisors.

The research process culminates in the discovery and reporting of new knowledge to others.



A doctoral dissertation in journalism & Mass Communications demonstrates a student’s ability to examine in detail an important issue in the field, using original research. Faculty members expect the dissertation to be clearly presented while conveying the student’s close familiarity with his or her research area.


Career path:

Students holding a PhD in Mass Communication have a many job opportunities in India and abroad. Students can work as an editor, researchers, lecturers, professors, media consultants, Free Lance Writer, journalist, editor, Communication and Brand Promotion Executive, Marketing and communication associate and so on in sectors including print journalism, communication, and all media.

UG – (Three Years Degree Program)

BJMC – Bachelor in Journalism & Mass Communication

PG – (Two Years Degree Program)

MJMC – Master in Journalism & Mass Communication

PG Diploma – ( One Year PG Diploma Program)

PG Diploma JMC – PG Diploma in Journalism & Mass Communication

Doctoral Program – Ph.D Program

Full Time Ph.D – Journalism & Mass Communication

The candidates are shortlisted on basis of the qualifying examination as per eligibility criteria prescribed by the University. The merit list is displayed and shortlisted candidates are required to attend a personal counselling session, to be eligible to get an offer for admission to the program. The personal counselling committee selects students on the basis of candidates’ qualifying testimonials, credentials and medical examinations.
Registrations are open for batch 2022-2023
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School of Journalism & Mass Communication (SoJMC)

Course Duration (Years) Tuition Fee per Semester Eligibility
Certificate Course in Radio Jocky 0.5 (6 Months)  25,000   10+2
Certificate Course in New Media Introduction Course 0.5 (6 Months) 25,000 10+2
Certificate Course in Web Media Script & Content Writing Course 0.25 (3 Months) 15,000 10+2
Certificate Course in Basic Course In Photography With Camera  0.25 (3 Months) 15,000 10+2
Certificate Course in Public Relation & Digital Marketing 0.5 (6 Months) 25,000 10+2
BJMC 3 8,000 10+2
MJMC 2 10,000 Graduation
PG Diploma JMC 1 25,000 Graduation

Note: Registration Fee – Rs. 1000, Enrollment Fee – Rs. 500 at the time of Registration (only once)
Examination Fee will be decided by the University at the time of Examination
31% rebate in Tuition Fee for Permanent Resident of Uttarakhand