Hinduja College
of Commerce.

Smt. P. D. Hinduja Trust's

K. P. B. Hinduja College of Commerce

NAAC Re-accredited with 'A+' grade, CGPA:3.59

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M. A. (Communication and Journalism)


Master of Arts Communication and Journalism is a 2 year full-time master's program. The course is affiliated to University of Mumbai. This program is of two years divided into four semesters. This course is meant for students who wish to pursue a career in reporting, editing etc.

Medium of examination: English or Marathi or Hindi.
Medium of Instruction: English.

First Semester

Communication Theory
Media Economics
Reporting and Editing
Media Criticism

Second Semester

Introduction to Television Studies
Introduction to Film Studies
Introduction to Media Research
Media Laws

Third Semester

Advanced Media Research
Introduction to Media Production
New Media

Fourth Semester

Dissertation and Viva Voce



Graduates belonging to any stream can apply for Masters in Arts Communication and Journalism. Entry is done on the basis of a Written Test (language and GK), Group Discussion followed by a Personal Interview. Admissions will be done on merit, based on the scores of the Written Test, Group Discussion and Personal Interview.


Admission to the course offered by the rules framed by the University of Mumbai from time to time and will be given at the commencement of the first semester.

Programme Outcome

This Degree Programme offers students belonging to any stream instruction in either Communication & Journalism or Public Relations and readies them for employability in the fields of print, broadcast or online Journalism or Public Relations. A dedicated Placement Cell offers students of the Programme internship and placement opportunities.

Scheme of Examination

The Scheme of the Examination shall be divided in two parts:

  • Internal Assessment - 40 Marks
  • The allocation of 40 marks shall be based on Project and Viva by internal and external faculty.
  • Semester End Examination - 60 Marks
  • This examination shall be of 2 hours and will be conducted by University of Mumbai.

Contact Person

Dr. Minu Madlani (Principal)
Seema Narendran (Course Co-ordinator)