Masters of Arts (Journalism and Mass Communication)

Amity University

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Program Overview

The Masters of Arts (Journalism and Mass Communication) is a comprehensive 2-year program designed for students interested in pursuing careers in digital, radio, print, TV media and mainstream journalism. This program is tailored to meet the changing needs of the industry, encompassing vital subjects such as advertising, electronic communication, print media, news writing, public relations, corporate communication, event management, reporting, writing, audio-visual communication, and cyber journalism. It provides students with a solid understanding of media ethics and leadership abilities, enabling them to excel in prominent positions within media organizations.

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Truly Global Education with Eminent International Faculty

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International collaborations with Ivy League universities


Portfolio Building with Real-world Industry Projects

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Personalized Learning Through Unique Option of Choice-Based Credit System

Easy-to-use LMS accessible anytime, anywhere


Strong alumni network

Eligibility Criteria

For Indian Participants:
  • Participants must have completion certificates 10+2 and a Graduation degree (3 Years or 4 Years Degree Program).
  • A diploma will not be acceptable.
For International Participants:
  • O Level Certificate (Completing 10 years of formal schooling. Diploma will not be acceptable).
  • A Level Certificate (completing 12 years of formal schooling. Diploma will not be acceptable).
  • Graduation Degree or equivalent marks (3 years or 4 years Degree program. Diploma will not be acceptable).
  • A certificate of equivalence from the Association of Indian Universities is required from students with foreign education to apply to any university in INDIA. (refer to ).

Syllabus Breakdown

  • Mass Communication Theory and Practice
  • Writing Analysis for Print
  • Visualization and Media Design
  • Photography Concepts and Practice
  • Professional communication
  • Marketing Management
  • Development Communication: Theory and Practice
  • Media Ethics Laws and Governance
  • Investigative Journalism
  • Cognitive Analytics and Social Skills for Professional
  • Media Research and Application
  • New Media and Digital Technology
  • Financial Journalism
  • Basics of Video Editing
  • Professional Ethics
  • Elective Courses (General)
  • Digital Marketing
  • Political Communication
  • Gender, Human Rights and Media
  • Dissertation
  • Media, CSR and Sustainable Development

Note : As per University policies and practices, portions of the proposed subjects may get updated to incorporate industry insights/feedback, and the curriculum may be subject to updation.

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About Amity University

Amity University Online is devoted to creating a transformative learning environment, a digital classroom with true mobility and access to education from anywhere, inheriting Amity’s vision of building the nation through education. Amity University Online is India’s first university recognized by UGC to offer Online Degree, Diploma & Certification programs. These career-oriented programs are specially designed for working professionals offering futuristic learning experiences on our awarded LMS, along with face-to-face interactions, live sessions, webinars, video lectures & one-to-one sessions with faculty, designed and delivered by over 6000 eminent corporate experts and faculties.

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INR 1,60,000/-
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INR 40,000/-
INR 40,000/-
INR 40,000/-
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Frequently Asked Questions
What is the duration of the Masters of Arts (Journalism and Mass Communication) at Amity University?
  • The MAJCM program spans over 2 years, divided into 4 semesters.
How does the program adapt to the changing demands of the media industry?
  • The program’s curriculum is adapted to new media industry trends and technologies to keep students current and well-prepared for the future workforce.
What skills will students acquire during the MAJCM degree?
  • Participants will gain a strong foundation in media ethics, leadership skills, and essential technical abilities required for success in journalism and mass communication fields.
Are there any opportunities for practical experience during the MAJCM program?
  • Yes, Amity University emphasizes practical learning, and students will have opportunities for industry exposure and real-world projects to enhance their skills.
Is the MAJCM program suitable for working professionals seeking to advance their careers?
  • Yes, the MAJCM program is designed to cater to both fresh graduates and working professionals looking to enhance their skills and qualifications in journalism and mass communication.

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