Department of Journalism and Mass Communication

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    Practical Class for field reporting in Television

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    The aspirant Anchor at News Anchoring practical session

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    The Sound Craft - Students practicing spot sound recording

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    Students interviewing of Prof. Dr. Kedar Nath Singh, recipient of Gnanpeeth Awardee

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    Prof. Sourav Gupta of Central University of Orissa deliberating an invited lecture on Media Effect and Society

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    Anishu Maroti, student of Dept. of Journalism and Mass Communication is interviewing Sri Pradipta Bhattacharya

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    Practical workshop

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    Students in Software Lab

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    Students of Journalism and Mass Communication in a editing room

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    Students of Journalism and Mass Communication in an orientation program

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    A Visit to Etv News Bangla Channel

  • Course: B.A. Honours in Journalism and Mass Communication
  • General Subjects:  Film Studies and English/Hindi/Bengali
  • Duration: 3 years

The Department of Journalism and Mass Communication offers 3 years graduate degree (B.A Honors) Course in Journalism and Mass Communication affiliated to University of Calcutta. The Department provides quality education and training in the various aspects of Journalism, Mass Communication, Media Studies, Advertising , Public Relations and Film Studies. Experts from Mass Media Industry and Academics have certified the Department as one of the Premier Centers for Communication Studies in Eastern India. Being a rare combination The Department of Journalism and Mass Communication offers Film Studies as an allied Subject or the students along with latest Infrastructure , equipments and technological assistance .

The Department believes in Pragmatic learning where Theory and Practice meet the Social and Professional needs.

The Infrastructure of the Department Consists of Video - Editing Lab with latest version of Apple I Mac Editing set-up, Movie Camera for Video Production, Sound Recording and Editing Set- ups with Mixing Console, Omni directional microphones, boom microphones, Sound Recorder etc. and Computer Lab for Page Make up and Photo Editing with latest soft -wares such as Quark Xpress, Adobe Photo shop, Adobe indesign , Adobe Page make up and the like. Experts form Industry regularly visit the Department for conducting Workshops and Orientation Programs on Film Making, T.V Journalism, Print Journalism, Advertising. At a regular interval, the Department organizes academic Seminars on Contemporary issues of Communication Studies.

 

Combinations offered

Course Hons. Subject General
B.A. Journalism & Mass Communication Film Studies and English/Hindi/Bengali

Faculty

 

Sri. Soumik Chatterjee

M.A. (Specialization - Communication Theory, Cultural Studies and Advertising), NET

Designation: Assistant Professor

Experience: 4 years

Dr. Sudipta Paul Som

M.A, Ph.D (Assam University)

Designation: Assistant Professor

Experience: 3 years

Sri. Siddhartha Chatterjee

M.A.In Journalism & Mass Communication (Rabindra Bharati University)

Designation: Part Time Teacher

Experience: 4 years

 

Teacher's Expertise for Consultancy Service

 

Sri. Soumik Chatterjee

Qualification: M.A.In Journalism & Mass Communication (Rabindra Bharati University)

Email ID: soumikchatterjee86@gmail.com

Specialization: Communication Theory, Cultural Studies and Advertising, Gender Studies

Teaching/ Industrial Experience: 4 years

Industrial Expertise/ Award:

  • Electronic Media
  • Advertising
  • Documentary Film Making
  • Sound production

No. of Publications: 5

Dr. Sudipta Paul Som

Qualification: Masters in Mass Communication, Ph.D(Assam University)

Email ID: paulsudipta2007@gmail.com

Specialization: Communication Theory, Critical Discourse Analysis, Journalism

Teaching/ Industrial Experience: 3 years

Industrial Expertise/ Award:

  • Print Media
  • Public Relations in Govt. Sector
  • Content writing for web
  • Behavioral Change Communication Training under UNICEF, Public Health Foundation India, National Institute of Health & Family Welfare

No. of Publications: 4

Sri. Siddhartha Chatterjee

Qualification: M.A.In Journalism & Mass Communication (Rabindra Bharati University)

Email ID: siddhartha25@outlook.com

Specialization: Indian Communication Perspective, Communication Model, Print Media and Page Making

Teaching/ Industrial Experience: 4 years

Industrial Expertise/ Award:

  • Page Designing for Newspaper
  • Received Maharishi Pānini Award ( 2nd best paper presenter) from Asian Congress of Media and Communication for presenting the paper in 2015

No. of Publications: 2