B.A.(Media and Communication)

INSTITUTE OF JOURNALISM AND COMMUNICATION (IJC)

Institutes

Placement & Internship Cell B.A. (Media & Communication)

 

ALUMNI SPEAKS

Ms. Prarthana Mehta

Documentation and Communication Officer, Yuva Unstoppable

Graduating in 2022 from BJMC, I dove straight into the dynamic world of journalism, landing a job at Gujarat Samachar Digital-English while still pursuing my studies. Embarking on the journey at IJC is more than just acquiring skills; it's about embracing a vibrant community where curiosity is celebrated and voices are empowered.

 

Mr.Dharmik Vala

Assistant Producer, Gujarat Tak, Aaj Tak

I express my deep gratitude to all the Esteem faculties of IJC for providing me the right platform to develop the required skill sets necessary to become a responsible Journalist in the current scenario of media Industry.

 

 

Ms. Biraj Makhecha

Founder, Open Heart Media Ventures

With heartfelt appreciation to IJC for instilling in me the values of curiosity and resilience. As a startup founder, I carry forward the lessons learned. Thank you to the faculty and team for laying the groundwork for my endeavors.

 

Mr. Nishchay Dave

Founder and Director at Social NEED

I am grateful for the invaluable education and experiences I gained at IJC. I have ventured into the realm of entrepreneurship, founding my own Social Media Agency, Social NEED where I continue to apply the lessons learned and foster connections that transcend boundaries.

 

Ms. Khushi Shah

Senior Event Planner Kaizen Events 

Returning to the college campus for recruitment wasn't just about finding candidates for positions; it was about fostering a sense of community and giving back to the institution that will always hold a special place in my heart. It was a reaffirmation of the enduring bond between alumni and alma mater, united in our shared commitment to excellence and success.


IPO Cell: An Orientation, Training & Placement cell at IJC

Internship and Placement are two crucial aspects for the fresh graduates aspiring to be the next-gen media and communication professional. And to bring these activities under a single umbrella, the IJC has developed a dedicated unit named IPO Cell – Internship and Placement Orientation Cell. And since inception, the IPO Cell is discharging functions daunting tasks under the visionary leadership and mentorship of Dr. Debolina Dasgupta (In-charge, IPO Cell) along with exemplary help and supports from IJC Director (Dr. Hari Desai) and fellow faculty members in close co-ordination with media industry.
The cell has been working constantly towards providing students with an opportunity to do meaningful and lucrative work. And in order to equip the media and communication students with the right kind of industry exposure and connect, IPO Cell regularly organises seminars and career-oriented workshops, besides providing internship opportunities and conduction of IPO sessions.

 

IPO Cell
Internship & Placement Orientation Cell
Resume Building
Panel (Mock) Interviews
Prep Talk 2 Check Industry Readiness
Campus Calling
 

No placements

International Yoga Day Celebration

International Yoga Day Celebration

International Yoga Day Celebration at Sardar Vallabhbhai Global University

The celebration of International Yoga Day aims to bring about positive outcomes such as increased awareness and adoption of yoga, promotion of health and well-being, global unity, stress reduction, cultural exchange, and environmental consciousness. These outcomes contribute to creating a healthier, more harmonious world. Very fruitefullsession conducted by  Yogi Mr. Nilay Mehta 

Annual Day Celebration

Annual Day Celebration

Annual Day Celebration

Contemporary Media Mr. C.B. Patel

Contemporary Media Mr. C.B. Patel

Contemporary Media Mr. C.B. Patel

Gujarat Tak Conclave

Gujarat Tak Conclave

Gujarat Tak Conclave

Industrial Visit – Divya Bhasker

Industrial Visit – Divya Bhasker

Industrial Visit – Divya Bhasker

Interactive Session with Praful Shah

Interactive Session with Praful Shah

Interactive Session with Praful Shah

Hindu Group Sports Conclave

Hindu Group Sports Conclave

Hindu Group Sports Conclave 

Acting Workshop

Acting Workshop

Acting Workshop 

Castes in Gujarat

Castes in Gujarat

Castes in Gujarat 

Janmashthmi Celebration

Janmashthmi Celebration

Janmashthmi Celebration

Mr. and Ms. IJC

Mr. and Ms. IJC

Mr. and Ms. IJC 

Industry  Visit - Zee Conclave & ABP Asmita Visit

Industry Visit - Zee Conclave & ABP Asmita Visit

Industry  Visit - Zee Conclave & ABP Asmita Visit

Pankti Jog Press Conference

Pankti Jog Press Conference

Pankti Jog Press Conference

Orientation

Orientation

Orientation Day

Teacher's Day Celebration

Teacher's Day Celebration

Teacher's Day Celebration

IJC Days' Celebration

IJC Days' Celebration

IJC Days' Celebration

Google Data Journalism Workshop

Google Data Journalism Workshop

Google Data Journalism Workshop

TV Anchoring Workshop by Mihir Raval

TV Anchoring Workshop by Mihir Raval

TV Anchoring Workshop by Mihir Raval

Kite Festival

Kite Festival

Kite Festival

Creative Writing

Creative Writing

Creative Writing

IJC PRSI MoU at AMA

IJC PRSI MoU at AMA

IJC PRSI MoU at AMA

IJC Annual Day

IJC Annual Day

Annual  Day Celebration

The Institute of Journalism and Communication (IJC) runs Bachelor of Arts in Media and Communication - B.A.(M&C) / B.A. Hons. (M&C). The institute intends to groom the Gen-Next Media Professionals for their holistic development to adopt Global Standards of Media Industry. It runs a 4-year B.A. Hons. (M&C) undergraduate program as per the University Grants Commission (UGC) norms and directives under the New Education Policy 2020. Established in 2019, IJC has a proven track record of Academic Excellence and Best Mentoring and Industry Connect.

 

Programs Offered:

 

  • B.A. Hons. (Media & Communication) 4 Year Under-Graduate Program
  • B.A. (Media & Communication) 3 Year Under-Graduate Program

 

Eligibility norms for the Admission to First Year B.A. (M&C) / B.A. Hons. (M&C): 
The applicant must have passed the Gujarat Higher Secondary Education Board (GHSEB) / Central Board of Secondary Examination (CBSE) / Indian Council of Secondary Examination (ICSE) or its equivalent under the 10+2 education system in any stream, with English as a mandatory subject.

 

  • Certificate in Filmmaking
  • Certificate in Photography and Photojournalism
  • Certificate in Podcasting

 

Eligibility Norms for Admission to 3 Months Certificate Programs

The applicant must have passed 10+2 or equivalent from any recognized board in any stream with basic knowledge of English and Hindi.

 

  • Admission:

For Admissions, please visit the Administration Office of the University.

 

PROGRAM OBJECTIVES

  • To develop critical thinking and problem-solving skills to meet the challenges of a constantly evolving media industry.
  • To prepare the media aspirants with creative and innovative abilities to think out of the box in content creation of every media domain.
  • To facilitate graduates to develop high quality professional skills in the areas of mass communication and develop an understanding of sustainability in the media environment so as to be globally competent.
  • To develop leadership qualities, team spirit and professional ethics for a promising career opportunity in the communication world.
  • To orient and train the student not only in conceptual/theoretical concepts but also for providing a real and practical feel of business situations and tools to meet real life demanding situations.

 

PROGRAM OUTCOMES

  • Students will be able to think critically, creatively, and exhibit curiosity to discover new horizons in the Media field.
  • Students will gain deep understanding and knowledge of Media and Communication.
  • Students will be able to express enthusiasm in team work, take leadership in successful application of concepts in Media and Communication through group projects.
  • A continuous learning temperament will be inculcated among the media aspirants to acquire knowledge and gain insights in Communication field.
  • The programme will help students to gain deeper understanding about global media functioning and recognize the opportunities and challenges that present themselves while operating in different Media scenarios at Global level.
  • The Perfect blend of Theoretical and Practical approach will help the students to meet the present demands of the Media Industry.


 

First Year List of Subjects

B.A. (M&C) / B.A. Hons. (M&C) Semester 1
Sr No. Subject
1 Basics of Communication
2 Introduction to Journalism
3 Effective Communication skills
4 Fundamentals of Computer Application
5 Indian Music/ Indian Art/Tribal Art
6 Art of Public Speaking
7 Understanding India 
B.A. (M&C) / B.A. Hons. (M&C) Semester 2
1 Mass Communication Theories
2 News Reporting and Editing
3 Broadcast Journalism
4 Indian Polity/Indian Society
5 Introduction to Psychology/Environmental Studies
6 French/ Spanish/Sanskrit/ Hindi
7 Advanced Indian Art 

 

Specializations Offered
Print and Broadcasting Brand Communication Film Making Public Relations and Corporate Communication
Newspaper & Magazine Production Media Planning and Buying Short Film Making Event Management
Radio Production Retail & Merchandising Documentary Film Making CSR
TV Production Rural Marketing Film Business Management Travel & Tourism
Web Journalism Ad Design Content Creation for OTT Business Communication

 

  • Reviews
    Prof.(Dr.) Hari Desai

    Designation: Professor & Director

    Educational Qualifications: M.A., Ph.D, LL.B. (Special)

    Academic Experience: 23 Years

    Industry Experience: 23 Years

    Mail id: directorjmc@svgu.ac.in

  • Reviews
    Dr. Debolina Dasgupta

    Designation: Assistant Professor cum Programme Co-ordinator
    Educational Qualifications: MSc.(Extension & Communication), Ph.D.( Extension & Communication)
    Academic Experience: 10 Yrs
    Industry Experience: NA
    Mail id: debolinadasgupta@cpi.edu.in

  • Reviews
    Ms. Akhila C.K

    Designation: Assistant Professor
    Educational Qualifications: MA, UGC-NET, Ph. D (pursuing)
    Academic Experience: 7years
    Industry Experience: 1year
    Mail id: akhilack@cpi.edu.in

  • Reviews
    Mr. Arvind Kumar

    Designation: Assistant Professor
    Educational Qualifications: Ph.D. (Pursuing, Journalism & Mass Communication), PG (MA – Archaeology from BHU, PG Diploma-Mass Communication from IIMC, New Delhi), Graduation (AIHC & Arch, BHU), 10+2 (Science) JNV, Begusarai, Bihar
    Academic Experience: 7+ years
    Industry Experience: 13+ Years
    Mail ID: arvindkumar@svgu.ac.in, arvind.spandan@gmail.com

  • Reviews
    Ms. Kusum Kaul Vyas

    Designation: Visiting Faculty

    Educational Qualification: MA (Mass Communication & Journalism), LL.B.

    Academic Experience: 15 years

    Industrial Experience: 20 years

    Affiliation: Proprietor, Zest Worldwide Communication

  • Reviews
    Dr. Malti Vyas

    Designation: Visiting Faculty

    Educational Qualification: M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D. (Sociology)

    Academic Experience: 17 years

    Affiliation: Uma Arts and Nathiba Commerce College (Affiliated to GU)

  • Reviews
    Mr. Unmesh Dixit

    Designation: Visiting Faculty

    Educational Qualification: BA (English), MBA (HR), Diploma in Journalism

    Academic Experience: 15 years

    Industrial Experience: 20 years

    Affiliation: Executive Director, Ahmedabad Management Association

  • Reviews
    Mr. Vijaysinh Dhandhukiya

    Designation: Visiting Faculty

    Educational Qualification: M.A., M.Phil., G.SLET

    Academic Experience: 15 years

    Industrial Experience: 2.5 years

    Affiliation: BARCLAYS Bank, HDFC Bank, CP Patel Commerce College 

     

     

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