B.A.(Hons) Mass Communication

Affiliated To Mahatma Gandhi Kashi Vidyapith (MGKVP), Varanasi
Admission For Session (2019-20)


To equip the students with theoretical and application information on various areas related to journalism and mass communication.


B.A.(Hons) Mass Communication Course is affiliated with Mahatma Gandhi Kashi Vidhyapith (MGKVP), Varanasi.


Duration of B.A.(Hons) Mass Communication Course is of three years full time.


Intermediate or 10+2 in any discipline. Candidates appearing in their final examination of 10+2 can also apply.

Scope of B.A. (HONS) Mass Communication

After successful completion of their B.A.(Hons) Mass Communication course, students have immense job prospects in the profession of journalism or other media professions such as public relation officer, content research and creation, media planning and so on. The course acts as a basis for higher study options, such as master and doctorate level programs in mass communications.

Basis of Admission

Admission on the basis of the score obtained in Online Test.
  • Theories of Journalism and Mass Communication
  • History of Indian Journalism
  • Reporting & Writing
  • Indian Government, Politics and International relation
  • Environment Communication
  • Computer, Internet and Information Technology
  • Practical
  • Electronic Media
  • News Editing
  • Photo Journalism
  • Public Relations and Corporate Communication
  • Media Management
  • Economic Development and Planning in India
  • Practical
  • Indian Constitution and Media Law
  • Advertising
  • Writing of Mass Media
  • Mass Media and Society
  • Sports Journalism
  • Development Communication
  • Practical

Priortized Area of Research & Consultancy

Besides above mentioned academic curriculum institute also motivates students and faculty members to pursue researches in the below mentioned disciples through conferences, paper presentations and several other activities in the premises:


  • Ethics & Values in Management
  • Marketing Communications
  • Marketing & Sales
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Leadership and Indian Ethos for Management

How to Apply

Application form can be filled online through our web site or may be obtained from the campus/city office of the institute on payment of Rs. 500/-

Fee Structure

The Tuition fees for the B.A.(Hons) Mass Communication Course is Rs 35,000 per annum.

B.A.(Hons) Mass Communication Programme Learning Outcomes

1. Writing Skills

Students are expected to be fully trained and prepared with professional skills of writing as a reporter having complete knowledge of ABCD of media writing such as Accuracy, Brevity, Clarity and Discernment.

2.Technological Skills

New technologies have kept the media professionals paper and pen less to the maximum extent. So, they would be fully trained and prepared to handle computer, internet and other modern technologies used in media at present.

3. Over all Knowledge of subjects to write

They shall study and understand Indian Constitution, Freedom of Speech, working of governments and country’s international relations with neighboring and other countries to be prepared to write.

4.Complete Professional Skills of Electronic Media

Students would be fully trained with practical knowledge of production of program and documentary production for television through modern media lab as per current demand of TV industry. They would also understand well practical aspects of professional photography, news reading for TV and Radio and art of Radio Jockey.

5. Complete Training of Public Relations and Publicity Affairs

This is time of publicity in all sphere of society they would be fully trained to practice modern tools and techniques of PR and Publicity to cater demand of industry.

6. Practical Knowledge of Editing on modern Computers

They would be fully trained with complete professional knowledge of editing news for print and electronic media in well-equipped media lab.

7. Knowledge regarding Journalism based on Development, Environment, Economy and Sports

They would gain theoretical and practical knowledge about news reports writing on emerging subjects of media such as development, environment, economy and sports to cater the need of readers. They would learn how to write news stories on these subjects.

8. Understanding of Event Management

Student would understand well as to how an event is organized for which they would undergo internship in offices of Event Companies to be a perfect Event media professional.

9. Understanding of Press Law and Media Ethics

They shall gain insight regarding the Press Law and Media ethics to practice and save their print publication from legal complications. They would also understand the media ethics to be sincere journalist to build up the image of their own as well as organization.
Course Summary
3 Years
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