Department of Mass Communication
Head of Department:
Ms. Indira Devi Nongmaithem – Period of Headship (2017-2020)
The Department of Mass Communication was established in 2010. The Department is presently offering two years Masters in Journalism & Mass Communication (MJMC). The department is equipped with Video production studio and Final Cut Pro Editing suit. The department is publishing a student’s lab journal called “Silhouette”, Students blog “Spectator” and video news magazine, “Silhouette Newslink”. The department is using participatory communication for teaching and learning. The department also has Film Club (Campus Cine Film Club).
Department Aims: To impart theoretical knowledge and practical skills of handling equipments like video camera, still camera, editing software and studio recording equipments. It also attempts to explore research avenues on media, culture and society in the North East particularly Mizoram.
The Department has taken up research areas like Media, Culture and Society, New Media, Media History, Print and Electronic Media,Representation of Dalits in Media, Political economy of media , Representation of violence in Media and Mapping Media in Northeast etc.
No.of Students - I Semester-20 and III Semester-16, Total 36 students
Intake capacity – 30
Attendance 75% mandatory
Department Film Club, Students blog “Spectator”, Video News Magazine “Silhouette Newslink” and News Letter “Silhouette”
Office/Lab. Hours - 10:00am to 5:00pm (Monday to Friday)