Master of Science(Media) - M.Sc.(Media)

Duration: 2 years (4 Semesters), Eligibility: Any Honours Graduate

Admission Details:

SessionIn the month of June-July, once a year
Seats30
Class Timing:1:00Pm - 8:00pm (Mon-Fri, Second Shift)
Recognition/AffiliationRecognised by MAKAUT.
Admission Process

Any Honours Graduate
Through CET Examination.

Fees Structure

ProspectusRs. 1,000/-
Admission Fees(One time)Rs. 15,000/-
Caution Money(One time)Rs. 5,000/-(Refundable )
Total Semester4
Tution Fees per SemesterRs. 40,000/-
Total Fees in 2 YearsRs. 1,75,000/-

Fees Include:

  • IMS Tution Expenses
  • Two sets of Uniforms
  • Industry visit
  • At least one seminar exposure
  • OTG Pendrive
  • All University fees
  • Summer & Final Placement Assistance (Subject to minimum of 80 % attendence)

  • Fees to be paid only in DD or PO in favour of "Institute of Management Study" payable at Kolkata. Cash acceptable for prospectus and miscellaneous receipt only.
  • Caution Money of Rs. 5000/- is refundable at the end of the programme/transfer/discontinuation after adjusting for any damage of property/fine/penalties/dues etc.
  • 10% of the fees to be paid in case of backlog/year lag per semester
  • Odd semester fees to be paid within 30thJune, Even Semester fees to be paid within 31st December, thereafter that late fine will be applicable as per norms
  • Any late payment of fees in subject to late fees as decided by management.

Papers

Semester - I

  • Theory
  • Mass Media and Communication
  • Understanding Media in Historical perspective
  • Introduction to Journalism
  • Indian Constitution,Media Laws and Ethics
  • Introduction to Advertising and Public Relations
  • Introduction to Visual Language Photography & Videography
  • Practical
  • Still Photography & Videography Lab
  • Life Style Management Skills : Advanced Soft Skills, Theatre Workshop

Semester - II

  • Theory
  • Development & Environmental Communications
  • Folk, Traditional & Popular Media of India
  • Film Theory and Practice
  • Applications of Information Technology in Media
  • New Media & Cyber Technology
  • Practical
  • Writing, Editing practicals: Publishing a newsletter
  • Advanced Multimedia Software Lab
  • Digital Film making Lab
  • Summer internship

Semester - III

  • Print and Cyber Media
  • Theory
  • Management Principles and Media business
  • Communication Research
  • Advanced Print Journalism & Photo Journalism
  • Cyber Journalism
  • Practical
  • Print practical including photo journalism: Publishing a tabloid/ newspaper
  • Conducting a media research related to print or cyber media
  • Web Journalism Practicals : Creating an Inteactive Web Page using Dreamweaver
  • Electronics & Entertainment Media (Radio & Television)
  • Theory
  • Management Principles and Media Business
  • Communication Research
  • Radio : Theory & Practice
  • Television Journalism
  • Practical
  • Production of a studio based television programme using a multi camera set up
  • Conducting a media research to television or Radio
  • Production of a radio Drama/Documentary
  • Multimedia & Visual Communication : Graphics & Animation
  • Theory
  • Management Principles and Business Media
  • Research on Visualization & Design Strategies
  • Graphic Design Principles, Typography & Layout
  • Principles ,Styles and History of Animaton
  • Practical
  • Design Software Lab: designing invitation cards,brochures,book covers
  • Animation software Lab:Making a one minute 2D animation film
  • Video/Composing Lab
  • Marketing Communication : Advertising,PR & Event
  • Theory
  • Management Principles and Media Business
  • Research on copywritting & visualization strategies
  • Marketing Fundamentals & Corporate Communications
  • Consumer Behaviour & Brand Management
  • Practicals
  • Publicity for an event: Preparing press kit;Organizing a press conference
  • Comprehensive Multimedia Ad Campaign
  • Corporate film Making

Semester - IV

  • Print and Cyber Media
  • Theory
  • Comparative Media Studies
  • Practical
  • Live Project
  • Dissertation & Viva
  • Openinga website & content creation
  • Intership
  • Electronics & Entertainment Media (Radio & Television)
  • Theory
  • Advanced animation techniques
  • Practical
  • Live project
  • Dissertation & Viva
  • Production oftelevision news bulletin
  • Internship
  • Multimedia & Visual Communication : Graphics & Animation
  • Theory
  • Principles of Event Management
  • Practical
  • Live project:Developing corporate identity through logo & corporate stationery
  • Dissertation & Viva
  • Production of TVC with animatiion
  • Internship
  • Marketing Communication : Advertising,PR & Event
  • Theory
  • Principles of Event Management
  • Practicals
  • Live Event Project
  • Dissertation & Viva
  • Planning and Executing an Exhibition
  • Internship