Department of New Media Technology
Department of New Media Technology was established in the year 2011 as part of media studies to facilitate and promote the converging technologies in the media and communication sector. Multimedia, Graphics and Animation are important aspect of media content. The proliferation of multimedia data and its rich semantics have created a lot of scope for applied field of New Media Technology. The department offers a postgraduate programme M.Sc. (New Media). The curriculum is designed with a deep understanding of the needs of industry.
The department has a core group of committed faculty resources from media, technology and professionals from new media organisations. Experts from the industry extend expertise and knowledge at regular intervals. The department also undertakes interdisciplinary training programmes in the latest areas and trends of new media. It conducts hands-on workshop on indemand technologies like visual design, information and cyber security, fact checking etc regularly. It also has a well-equipped multimedia lab and departmental library.
Many of our former students are working as animators, graphic designers, video editors, research analysts, assistant directors in DQ Entertainment, CRISP Multimedia, and digital platforms of leading new channels of the country.