M.A. (Journalism)

Level – Postgraduate

Duration – 2 years (4 semesters)

Seats – 30

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants must be graduates in any discipline and should qualify the entrance exam conducted by the university.

About the Programme

Print media holds an important role in lives of billions of individuals,  providing the latest news every single morning and evening. M.A. (Journalism) programme focuses on different aspects of print journalism such as writing, reporting, editing, and the study of modern media.

Course objective

  • To develop competent professionals with thorough knowledge of the theory and practice of journalism & communications.
  • To foster original scholarly work in the discipline of journalism.
  • To enrich the understanding of journalism and the media by inquiring into, and forging linkages with, related disciplines.

If you are curious and have a nose for news with good writing skills, and wish to pursue a career in the unpredictable yet wondrous world of news writing, this course is for you.

Career path you can choose after the course

  • Editor
  • Associate or Assistant Editor
  • Sub-editor
  • Reporter and Correspondent
  • Freelance Journalist
  • Columnist
  • Commentator
  • Magazine Journalist


Dr. Rakhi Tiwari
Associate Professor and Head
Qualification: PhD (Broadcast Journalism),M.J.M.C., M.A. (Psychology), M.A. (History), P.G. Diploma in Guidance and Counselling.
Experience: 20 years
Area of Specialisation: Media Content, Communication Theories, Development Communication, Journalism Research.
Dr. Ramdin Tyagi
Qualification: PhD, M.J.M.C., MA, LLB
Experience: 20 years
Area of Specialisation: News Writing, Editing and Printing Production
Lokendra Singh Rajput
Assistant Professor
Qualification: M.J.M.C. and Net.
Experience: 7 years (Teaching), 6 years (Professional Experience)
Area of Specialisation: News Writing, Editing and Printing Production
Satendra Dehariya
Assistant Professor
Qualification: P.G. (Mass Communication)
Experience: 4 years
Area of Specialisation: Print Journalism
Dr. Sourabh Malviya
Assistant Professor
Qualification: PhD
Experience: 5 years
Area of Specialisation: Reporting
Dr. K. Mani Kandhan Nair
Assistant Professor
Qualification: PhD (Computer Science)
Experience: 14 years
Area of Specialisation: IT & ICT, Print Media, Multimedia and Graphic Application
Dr. Ranjan Singh
Assistant Professor
Qualification: M.J., PhD (Journalism)
Experience: 14 years
Area of Specialisation: Dainik Bhskar, Dainik Jagran, Patrika