Top BJMC colleges of the Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha IPU University

Bachelor of Arts in Journalism and Mass Communication or BJMC or BA (JMC) is a three-year undergraduate course aimed to inculcate journalistic and communication skills within the students, enabling them to prove their mettle in the media industry.

The Guru Gobind Singh Indraprashtha University has gained prominence in the past few years as an educational and research Institute of sound repute and value. Doing a BJMC from GGSIPU will give you the skills necessary to take the journalism & mass communication world by storm.

A BJMC from a credible and reputed college of GGSIPU will enable you to take up a wide variety of profiles such as that of a reporter, journalist, editor, columnist, cartoonist, critic, radio jockey, researcher, news analyst, and anchor; and frankly, the list is endless.

To help you in your quest towards a great career, we have prepared a list of the Top 5 Colleges of Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University for BJMC in 2021-22:

  1. Vivekananda Institute of Professional Studies
  2. Jagnnath International Management School
  3. Maharaja Agrasen Institute of Management Studies
  4. Trinity Institute of Professional Studies
  5. Tecnia Institute of Advanced Studies

 

Let us dive deeper into why these colleges are good for those looking to pursue a Bachelor’s in Journalism and Mass Communication.

 

 

 

 

  1. Vivekananda Institute of Professional Studies

One of the best private institutes in Delhi, the Vivekananda Institute of Professional Studies (VIPS) focuses on imparting holistic and quality education to its students.

Through its School of Journalism & Mass Communication (VSJMC), VIPS offers the Bachelor of Arts (Journalism and Mass Communication) Degree to facilitate professional, as well as personal, growth of students.

A few value-added courses that have been provided in the past few years are:

  1. Bridge course on Cinema and Art of story telling
  2. Bridge course in video editing
  • Short term course in Travel photography

Alumni of this School have gone on to become well-known anchors, independent film-makers, actors, copy writers, producers, reporters, graphic artists, radio jockeys, event managers, advertisers and public relations personnel in the top-most international as well as national organizations.

VSJMC provides the following specific facilities to its students:

  1. Editing Lab
  2. Communication Lab
  • Radio and Television studios

In addition to this, the VIPS’ campus VIPS’ campus is spread over 5 acres of land, is Wi-Fi enabled and houses a library, sports infrastructure, training centers, smart board and projector-equipped classrooms.

The School also organizes a number of workshops, seminars, guest lectures in addition to encourage student projects.

In the past three years, the following companies have recruited from the School: Silver Mantle, Triveni Media, Business World, Grey Matters, Evil Lite, Weber and Shandwick, TRAI, India Ahead News, Tiranga TV, Whizz Media, Mercer and many more.

The institute, overall, encourages students to participate in a number of societies and clubs to promote the interests and personal development of the students such as CSR Club, NSS, TEDXVIPS, Gender Champions club, Street play and theatre club, Music and Dance society, Arts and craft society.

When it comes to pursuing BJMC, the Vivekananda Institute of Professional Studies is one of the best on our list.

 

  1. Jagnnath International Management School

The Jagannath International Management School (JIMS) is one of the highest ranked, ‘A’ category private institutes of GGSIPU.

This college has made our list and will possibly make yours too, when you learn that the Jagannath International Management School presented the ‘Best Journalism and Mass Communication College’ award by CEGR. If that wasn’t enough, C-Fore HT Media Survey of 2013 included JIMS in its list of the top media schools.

Particularly for BJMC Students, the following facilities are available:

  1. Community Radio Station
  2. Print Journalism Lab
  • Mass Communication Studio

The institute also offers Wi-Fi facilities along with classrooms equipped with smart boards.

It is also mandatory for the students to finish a summer internship at any of the top media companies to learn practical skills related to their career path.

In the past 3 years, many recruiters have hired from the BJMC course, some of whom are Genesis Burson-Marsteller, Zee Media Corporation, India Today group, Edelman India, ANI, Galaxy Advertising and Events, HT Media, Times Internet, Group M and Info Edge.

 

  1. Maharaja Agrasen Institute of Management Studies

The Maharaja Agrasen Institute of Management Studies (MAIMS) aims to foster excellence and growth by providing high quality, holistic education in the field of journalism & mass communication.

MAIMS offers a number of facilities to its students in the form of sports facilities, canteen, hostel, library, auditorium, computer center; all encompassed in a 9-acre, Wi-Fi enabled campus.

Specifically, for BJMC students, the campus offers a well-equipped Radio lab and a Recording room.

Conferences, workshops and seminars are regularly organized to provide a platform to present one’s research and gain insights into the upcoming trends in the global journalism and mass communication space.

Some of the prominent recruiters of this group are the Lalit Suri Hospitality group, Ernst & Young, Urban Clap, Amar Ujala, and Hindustan Times.

MAIMS also gives students a chance to express themselves and develop a variety of soft skills in pleasant ways by encouraging numerous societies and clubs such as the sports club, economics club, cultural club, ethics and CSR club, Brand Pitching and Event Management club, Commerce club, Fashion Society, Enactus, Environment Sustainability club, Moot Court, NSS, NCC, Dance club, Graphics club and many more.

 

  1. Trinity Institute of Professional Studies

The Trinity Institute of Professional Studies, affiliated to the GGSIPU, is one of the most premier and top institutes within the University. It is a well known, NAAC Accredited ‘A’ college.

As part of the BJMC course, the students are required to go through mandatory summer training in print media and prepare a brief report. They also undergo functional exposure in electronic media and submit a project report on the same. Students are also taught by means of mock activities like conferences, interviews, seminars, campaigns, and radio & television programs.

These activities are meant to facilitate practical learning or learning-by-doing.

The college has centrally air conditioned classrooms, library, well-equipped labs with the updated versions of the software like Final Cut ProX, Adobe Premiere Pro CC, Corel Draw, Adobe Photoshop CC, Quark Xpress, Adobe Creative Cloud etc.

As one of the top BJMC institutes of Delhi, TIPS offers the following additional facilities to the students: Apple IMac computers, tripods, DSLR cameras and light.

Companies that have recruited from the Journalism and Mass Communication Department of TIPS are India Today, AajTak, Red FM, PTI, Navbharat Times and Hungama TV to name a few.

 

  1. Tecnia Institute of Advanced Studies

The Tecnia Institute of Advanced Studies is an AICTE-approved, NAAC Accredited ‘A’ college, affiliated to the Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University.

TIAS provides a chance to study under the guidance of highly qualified, experienced & research oriented faculty with excellent teaching skills.

Some of its basic infrastructural facilities include: Wi-Fi enabled campus, interactive classrooms, excellent laboratories, hygienic mess and AC Cafeteria, 24-hour medical facilities, and separate hostels for boys and girls.

Additionally, the institute has a fully functional and dedicated Career counseling and placement cell to bring forth diverse job profiles in top-most national and international companies.

The college also provides scholarships and student loans for the purchase of educational accessories.

Reputed companies that often recruit from the institute include Aaj Tak, ABP News, BBC, Doordarshan, Punjab Kesari to name a few.

A BJMC from this institute will equip you with the skills necessary to make it to the top in either of the following fields:

  1. Advertising/PR/Event Management
  2. Publishing house
  • Print and Electronic Media
  1. Content Writing
  2. Internet research

For the holistic development of its students, the institute also empowers a number of cells and societies such as the Innovation Cell, Entrepreneurship Development Cell, EBSB Club, and the Social Media Cell.

Admissions Process 

Admission to different programs is based solely on the results of the Common Entrance test ( CET) conducted by IPU University. For complete process, watch the video below.

Management Quota

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