About the Faculty
The Faculty of Mass Communication and Media Technology is established with an objective to provide and sustain academic excellence in the field Mass Communication and to produce highly competent and global professionals with human touch. The Faculty is associated with renowned experts from the industry and is in academic collaboration with reputed institutions. These academicians are committed to strengthen the proficiency and competence of the students across the globe. Apart from structured class room curriculum the faculty has Market Standard Hi-tech Film, Television and Radio Studio for the practical and production sessions. The amalgamation of both theory and practical is required to produce world media and film experts.
The Mass Communication discipline comprises of four programmes:-
• Master of Arts (Journalism and Mass Communication)
Duration: Two year full time programme
• Bachelor of Arts (Journalism and Mass Communication)
Duration: Three year full time programme
• BSc. (Film Making)
Duration: Three year full time programme
• Post Graduate Diploma in Journalism and Mass Communication
Duration: One year full time programme
In order to provide healthy competition, interaction, companionship and leadership skills, the faculty has different activity clubs. The clubs not only help the students in having a great fun but groom their overall personality traits and soft skills such as managerial skills, teamwork, balanced outlook, bold thinking, planning, reasoning, delegation, analysis, decision making , time management, effective communication skills, motivation, problem solving and budgeting. The cultural activities held by these clubs provide opportunities to meet other students to exchange their ideas and views to promote changes on the campus and explore new interests. Through these events, every participant can explore and exhibit their abilities and potential with various competitive events such as Music, Dance, Street Play, Skits, Debates and Inter University/College/Institute Competitions.
Department has ultra-modern infrastructure, well equipped library, studio with modern amenities, equipment and state-of-art computational facilities. Keeping in view its vision and mission, the department is designed and developed with great sense of aesthetics to provide eco-friendly environment and ambience to stimulate the teaching-learning process.
The Faculty of Mass Communication and Media Technology in SGT University is one of the best institutions in NCR. The University is ranked fourth in new emerging Universities in India by the Times of India. The faculty aims at preparing students to be able to work in the core fields of Mass Communication like Print Media, Digital Photography, Radio Production, Advertising, Public Relations, Television Production and Event Management. The emphasis is on using ‘hands on' approach in teaching with a view to making the students industry ready as soon as they complete their course. The emphasis of the Faculty of Mass Communication & Media Technology at SGT University is to provide 'hands on training' to the students so as to enable them to get practical insights in their selected professional areas.
The Faculty of Mass Communication and Media Technology at SGT University boasts of the ‘State of the Art’ infrastructure with a fully equipped studio comprising of multi camera operations, outdoor shooting cameras, aerial drone camera and a sophisticated production control room with online switching software for ‘live’ and ‘deferred’ recording as well as post-production editing suites for video editing. The Faculty has a total of six professional video cameras and six digital photography cameras along with all accessories. Professional camera-persons and editors are permanently on the rolls to assist students with their projects. An online student news website has been created for uploading articles, photographs and videos to enhance the journalistic skills of the student. The Faculty of Mass Communication and Media Technology comprises a judicious mix of faculty with rich academic and industrial experience which provides the students with holistic education. Students are assigned a mentor who is responsible not only for their academic growth but also for redressal of other concerns. The mentor acts as a friend, philosopher and guide to the students and helps them in every way possible. The mentor also maintains an ongoing dialogue with the students, parents and keeps them apprised about their progress throughout the semester.
• ‘State of the Art’ infrastructure
• Handpicked faculty
• Innovative teaching pedagogy
• 45 days compulsory internship
• Regular Media House and Industry visit
• Guest faculty classes by the luminaries of media
• Personality development programmes
• Robust Mentor - Mentee interaction
Industry Oriented Course Curriculum
The course curriculum has been designed in a manner where all the core subjects have 50% of theory and 50% practical components. This enables them to learn complex concepts more easily. In addition to this, half the members of the Board of Studies are academicians while the other half holds rich industry experience. This ensures that the curriculum is relevant and industry-oriented. Faculty of Mass Communication and Media Technology in SGT University encourages student internship in their chosen fields to provide them a sense of the functioning of each specific industry. After completion of their internship, students prepare an Internship report and also appear for a Viva - Voce on their experience during internship.
Special add-on Courses
In order to provide overall development and growth of the students, regular Personality development Programmes are conducted, so as to enable them to communicate in an articulated way with confidence. Students are also imparted training in basic etiquettes and grooming skills with a view to make them aware of the importance and need for developing such skills.