Do you look forward to being a TV show Anchor or News Editor? A Mass Communication course is what you are looking for. With the right mass comm course and school, you can do wonders in this field and earn a great salary.
With communication skills and will to explore the nation, you can make it big in this field. Find out all you need to know about mass communication, from courses to salary scope, in the article below:
|Name of the Mass Comm Course||Type of Course||Duration|
|Diploma Course in Development Journalism||Diploma||4 months|
|Diploma in Journalism and Mass Communication||Diploma||2 years|
|BA in Journalism||Undergraduate Degree||3 years|
|BA Hons Journalism & Mass Communication (BJMC)||Undergraduate Degree||3 years|
|Diploma in Media Studies||Diploma||3 years|
|BA Hons Multi Media & Mass Communication (BMMMC)||Undergraduate Degree||3 years|
|Bachelor of Mass Media (BMM)||Undergraduate Degree||3 years|
|BA Hons in Hindi Journalism & Mass Communication (BHJMC)||Undergraduate Degree||3 years|
|B.A. Film Making and Mass Communication||Undergraduate Degree||3 years|
|M.A in Journalism and Mass Communication||Post-graduate Degree||2 years|
|Post Graduate Diploma in Business Journalism & Corporate Communication (DBJCC)||Post-graduate Diploma||1 year|
|P.G. Certificate Course in Hindi Journalism||Post-graduate Certification||1 year|
|P.G. Diploma in Hindi Journalism||Post-graduate Diploma||2 years|
|Ph.D. in Mass Communication||Doctorate Degree||2 years|
Mass Communication courses from government colleges will have lesser fees than the private colleges. The fees will also vary from course to course. If your course comprises multimedia education as well then it will probably cost you more than the core mass communication and journalism courses.
The fees of government colleges will vary from Rs. 11,659 to Rs. 1,10,000 for the entire course. However, fees for mass communication courses offered by private universities will vary from Rs. 2.5 to Rs. 3.5 lakh for the entire course.
With electronic and paper media being the main pillars of Indian communication, there is a lot of scope in the journalism and mass communication industry. There are numerous media houses, news channels, magazines and newspapers that hire mass communication graduates.
Apart from that, you can also apply for roles like copywriter, content writer, blogger, etc. after completing your graduation in this field. Following are some of the highest paying profiles in this field: