Master of Arts (Journalism & Mass Communication)

Pursue higher education in Journalism and Mass Communication with this UGC recognised online Master of Arts degree by Chandigarh University. Enroll today to build your career in broadcasting, print/digital media or to start your own business.

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  • 2 Years
    Recommended 30 Hrs/Week
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Programme Overview

Key Highlights

  • Get a Master's Degree in Journalism & Mass Communication
  • Learn Flexibly from Home
  • 6 Months Internship
  • Top Class Faculty & Instructors
  • 3 Personalised Tracks
  • Recorded lectures & live sessions
  • Personality Development Coaching

“In this era of cut-throat competition, we equip ourselves with the latest teaching pedagogies to facilitate advanced learning. We render a curriculum designed by industry and academic experts and to make our students industry-ready. With our top-notch industry-academia interface, we prepare our students to excel in their respective careers.”
- Satnam Sandhu, Chancellor

Programme Curriculum

Get a detailed breakdown of courses per semester, credits and our personalised learning tracks.

  • Top Subjects You Will Learn
    Reporting and Editing, Communications theories and Models, Television Journalism, Radio Journalism, Public Relations Campaign, Digital Media and Marketing and Introduction to Film Studies
  • Job Opportunities
    TV Correspondent, News Editor, Journalists, Event managers, Media researcher, Screenwriter, Film Director, News Anchor, Proofreader, Corporate Communications
  • Who Is This Programme For?
    TV Correspondent, News Editor, Journalists, Event Managers, Media Researcher, Screenwriter, Film Director, News Anchor, Proofreader, Corporate Communications/Public Relations.
  • Minimum Eligibility
    A person with a bachelor’s degree in any stream from a recognized university is eligible for admission

Master of Arts (Journalism & Mass Communication)

Earn a UGC-recognised Master of Arts (Journalism & Mass Communication) online degree with NAAC A+ accredited Chandigarh University.

  • Learn from the best faculty and industry experts.
  • Become a part of the Chandigarh University Alumni network.
  • Build job-ready skills to get ready for the workforce.
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Learn more about why this degree can help you upskill for today’s professional environments, the subjects you will learn, course credits and much more.

  • Semester I
    • 20 Credits
  • Semester II
    • 23 Credits
  • Semester III
    • 19 Credits
  • Semester IV
    • 18 Credits
  • 300+
    Hours of Content
  • 30+
    Case Studies and Projects
  • 60+
    Live Sessions
  • 30
  • Personalized Learning Tracks
    Job Track
    • 6 months internship
    • Soft Skills & Aptitude Coaching with Interview Preparation and Resume Building
    • Access to Job Portal with 5000+ openings every month
    • Personalised career advice from industry mentors
    Self-Employment Track
    • 6 months live business project
    • Certification from Government of India's Start Up India Learning Programme
    • Access to upGrad's Entrepreneurship Programme with a chance to network and learn from industry leaders
    Competitive Exam Track
    • Prepare for exam while you get a degree at an additional cost
    • Get career assistance upto three years after graduating from the programme
    • Get free aptitude and soft skills training & personalised mentorship after first year
  • Q&A Forum
    • Timely doubt resolution by peers and Teaching Assistants on the Q&A forum
    • Personalised feedback on assignments and case studies
    Teaching Assistant Support
    • Live sessions 4 times a week with Teaching Assistants for doubt solving

upGrad Career Impact

Career Counselling
Get personalised career pathing from experts to chart out the best opportunities.
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Resume Feedback
Obtain specific, personalised inputs on your resume structure and content
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Interview Preparation
Receive one-on-one mock interviews conducted by industry mentors and detailed feedback after an interview
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Internship Opportunity
Get an opportunity to receive 6 months on-job training after completing your second year
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Admission Process

Programme Fee
INR 1,00,000
Learners can pay by year or semester. Easy financing options available.
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  • Annual Payment: INR 50,000 * 2 (Annual Payment * 2 years) = INR 1,00,000
  • Sem-wise Payment: INR 25,000 * 4 (Sem-wise payment * 4 Semesters) = INR 1,00,000

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What's Included in the Price
  • Get a Master's degree from Chandigarh University
  • Get access to latest, industry-relevant course curriculum
  • Get taught by top faculty
  • Get your doubts resolved with Teaching Assistants
  • Get mentorship from industry experts
  • Get access to anytime online learning

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