B.A. (Hons.) Journalism & Media Studies

Course Start Date
01 Aug 2020 

Course End Date
31 July 2023

3 Years

Last Date to Apply

25 July 2020

 Fee (Yearly)

Rs. 3.5 Lacs

Eligibility: 10+2 And SAT OR JSAT

Candidate should have passed 10+2 examination or equivalent


Media Concentrations

The school offers different concentrations: broadcast journalism (radio and television); new media and news journalism. The choice of a spring term in Media Lab will determine the concentration.


Signature Courses

Great Books; Religion and Caste; Environment and Climate Change; Media Law; Radio and Voice; Big Political Debates; Gender and Sexuality.


Cross Listed Electives

Reporting Conflict and crisis
Reporting the Border
Regional Media in India
In the second year of their study, students can choose from a wide variety of elective courses from across different schools.

Course Structure

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All Courses

Semester 1

Media and Society

History I: India and South Asia

Journalism Skills -Introduction

Reporting the Environment

Writing I

Indian Economy



Semester 2

Media Law

History II: World

Journalism Skills -Radio 1 & Visual Communication

Understanding Politics

Writing II

Economics for Journalists

Semester 3

Understanding Caste, Community, Religion

Journalism Skills – Radio II

Introduction to Popular Culture/ Great Books I

Writing III

Quantitative Research Methods

Cross-listed elective

Semester 4

Introduction to Investigative reporting

Reporting Gender and Sexuality

Journalism Skills- TV I

Reporting Climate Change

Great Books II & Writing IV

Cross-listed elective

Semester 5

Research Methodology-Ways of Seeing

Covering Legal Issues and Courts

Multimedia & TV II

Writing to Deadlines

Understanding Numbers-Data Journalism

Semester 6

Editorial Voice and Editing

Multimedia Storytelling

Neighbourhood Reporting

Choose any one subject specialization from
your previous semesters and a supervisor to
carry out a field based project /thesis