Department of Communication and Journalism, Pune University

Department of Communication and Journalism, Pune University

Department of Communication and Journalism became a full – fledged regular department of the Pune University in 1976. A short – term part – time certificate course was instituted in 1979 in co – operation with the Pune Shramik Patrakar Sangh. It was upgraded to a Diploma in Journalism ( Marathi Medium ) course in 1986. The department has introduced a part time post graduate Diploma in Journalism with English as medium of instruction from academic year 2003 – 04. The department has a research program for PhD degree. At present the number of students registered for PhD. is 8. The department introduced credit – point based semester system with effect from academic year 2001 – 02.

Department of Communication and Journalism Pune University Facilities

  • Library
  • Classrooms
  • TV Studio
  • Radio Studio
  • Multi – media Unit
  • Computer Lab

Department of Communication and Journalism Pune University Placements

There id no formal Placement Cell in the department at present, but it they plan to establish one in the near future. However they routinely organize placement activity as and when possible. Students who pass out from this department get jobs in Media and Ad / PR field. Campus interviews are organized at the department, but experience so far is that by and large, no student remains jobless. Students get jobs / assignments even during the internship, depending upon their merit and skill. Many IT enabled service companies also take campus interviews and employ students.

Courses offered by Department of Communication and Journalism, Pune University

1. Master of Journalism and Mass Communication

  • Category : Journalism and Mass Communication
  • Degree : MA
  • Mode : Full Time
  • Medium : Campus

Journalism and Mass Communication is concerned with collection and dissemination of news through the print media as well as the electronic media. This involves various areas of works like reporting, writing, editing, photographing, broadcasting or cable casting news items.

Duration

  • 2 Years

Basic Eligibility

  • Graduation

2. Post Graduate Diploma in Journalism & Mass Communication

  • Category : Journalism and Mass Communication
  • Degree : PGDM
  • Mode : Full Time
  • Medium : Campus

Duration

  • 1 Year

Basic Eligibility

  • Graduation

3. Diploma in Journalism & Mass Media

  • Category : Journalism
  • Degree : Diploma
  • Mode : Full Time
  • Medium : Campus

Duration

  • 1 Year

Basic Eligibility

  • XII

Contact Department of Communication and Journalism, Pune University

Name : Department of Communication and Journalism, Pune University,
Location : Ranade Institute Building, Ferguson College Road, Pune, Maharashtra, India,
Contact No. : 020 – 25654069,
Email : head.dcj@gmail.com,
Website : www.unipune.ac.in/dept/mental_moral_and_social_science/communication_journalism/default.htm.