B.A (Hons) in Media Studies
Institute of Mass Communication Film and Television Studies (IMCFTS) Kolkata

Type: Bachelors Degree

Category: Film, Media, Journalism, Mass Communication

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About B.A (Hons) in Media Studies Course

Here are the details of B.A (Hons) in Media Studies Course including duration, Eligibility, Admission Criteria, Fees and Syllabus.

(Mass Communication, Journalism, Audio-Visual Communication)

Duration:- 3 years

Eligibility:- 10 + 2 in any stream

IMCFTS being an affiliated Institute of the University of Kalyani, follows the B.A. Hons. course structure in Media Studies that has been setout by the University under strict UGC Guidelines. IMCFTS is also a listed non-government Institute under Section 2(f) of the UGC Act. 1956. As per the new regulation, the University has directed the Institute to conduct yearly examinations, Part I, Part II and Part III as per UGC Regulation. Apart from elective and compulsory papers the course contains 8 honours papers as under of 100 marks each.

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About the College

The Institute of Mass Communication Film and Television Studies is registered under the Societies Act, XXVI of 1961, Govt. of West Bengal having registration no S/IL/10093 to impart vocational courses in the field of media. This includes Mass Communication, Journalism, Public Relation, Advertising, Audio-Visual Communication and the other allied subjects related to media studies. This Society is formed as an irrevocable Non-Profit Organisation.

The Governing body of the Institute includes luminaries from the field of education, social work, media and corporate sectors to make a cogent body in the field of education.

The Institute has been approved by the Department of Higher Education, Govt. of West Bengal and affiliated to the University of Kalyani.

This Institute is conducting 3yrs. Under Graduate B.A. Hons Degree course in Media Studies and l yr. PG Diploma course in Mass Communication Film and Television Studies following the approved syllabi of the University of Kalyani. The Institute will also impart 2yrs. MA Degree course in Media Studies, which will include Mutimedia, Animation and Web Designing. Stress will be given in Audio/Visual Communications.

The basic objective of the Institute is to groom the students in the field of media and as such to generate employment and self-employment opportunities in media both in electronic and print including outdoor and corporate sectors. This will be an opening for the aspirant young students to establish themselves in their life.

The University of Kalyani in technical collaboration with the Institute has started to broadcast education based infotainment programs through All India Radio, Kolkata-A (Prime Channel) at 657 Khz. covering 14 Districts of West Bengal. The contract between AIR and University of Kalyani has already been signed and a Memorandum of Agreement between the University of Kalyani and the Institute has been executed. By the virtue of the Memorandum of Agreement the Institute will produce and market all the programs on-behalf of the University for broadcast.

The Institute alongwith the University of Kalyani is going to publish a fortnightly house journal to build up awareness in different areas of the society basically the students at large. This will also work as a career guide for the students of new generation. The Website of the Institute will also carry the important features published in the house journal.

A proposed bilingual, Hindi/Bengali satellite television channel is offing to telecast traditional culture, costume, jewelry, foot wear, music, food habits, folk art & culture, dance, games and sports of Indian origin and the development of fashion designing by the designers and the Institutions in India including telefilms of 90 minutes duration. The designing of the channel is done to promote National Integration. The Institute will be in charge to generate most of the in house programs for that channel.
The ultimate goal of the Institute is to create the opportunities in different areas specially media where employment and self-employment for the young generation can be generated.

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188/57 , Prince Anwar Shah Road, Kolkata - 700 045, West Bengal, India. Tel : +91(033) 2417 3247 Fax: +91(033) 2417 2297

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  • fee structure for BA in media studies Posted By : avinash, on 03-04-2011 14:21:04
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  • i want to do B.A (Hons) in Media Studies .plz tell me what isthe course fee for this course. Posted By : indrajit mukherjee, on 21-12-2010 01:20:05
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  • Mass com Course details as well as course fee. Posted By : Tania Sarkar, on 08-06-2010 09:32:15
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  • Interested to admit my son in Mass Communication 3 yrs. Bachelor degree. Please send me admission form and let me know your course fee etc. in details. Posted By : Debdeep Das Gupta, on 06-06-2010 03:46:13
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