Master of Arts - Journalism & Mass Communication - UGC Entitled


2 Years

(2 semesters/year)


7-8 hours/week

Recommended scheduled hours


Live + Recorded

Recorded content & live sessions

Course Fees

  • Indian Nationals- INR 8000 / Semester
  • Foreign Nationals- $290 / Semester

Limited seats available

M A in Journalism and Mass Communication - Online

Do you have a strong interest in communication, media, and storytelling? Our MA program in Journalism and Mass Communication provides an accessible and exciting path for career advancement in the fast-paced media industry.

Students who complete this online program will have the knowledge and abilities necessary to succeed in the rapidly changing fields of mass communication and journalism


2 Years / 4 Semester

M.A. (Journalism & Mass Communication) is a comprehensive 2-year program that covers a range of subjects and equips students with essential knowledge and skills.


Candidates must have completed their 10+2 education and hold a graduation degree from any recognized university.

45% Aggregate in Bachelor for Master Programmes

M.A. (Journalism & Mass Communication)

Fees Structure

Indian Nationals

Course fees ₹ 8000/- Per Semester

Exam fees ₹ 1000/- Per Semester

Full year fees ₹ 19000/- Per Year

Total fees ₹ 37000- (all Inclusive)

Foreign Nationals

Course fees $290/- Per Semester

Total fees $1160/- (all Inclusive)

One time registration fee of Rs 1000 is included in the total fee

What Our Program Provides

Comprehensive Curriculum

Our curriculum is designed to cover a wide range of topics, including journalism ethics, multimedia reporting, media law, and strategic communication. You'll gain a deep understanding of the theories and practices that drive the industry.

Expert Faculty

Learn from experienced and accomplished faculty who bring real-world insights into the virtual classroom. Their guidance will help you develop the critical thinking and problem-solving skills necessary for success in journalism and mass communication.

Flexible Learning

With the online format, you have the flexibility to study at your own pace, making it accessible for working professionals and those with busy schedules. Engage in meaningful discussions and collaborative projects with fellow students through our virtual learning platform.

Practical Experience

We believe in hands-on learning. You'll have the opportunity to work on real-world projects, creating a strong portfolio that showcases your skills and creativity.

Networking Opportunities

Connect with peers, alumni, and industry professionals through our extensive network. This program offers opportunities to build relationships that can open doors to your future career.

Career Preparation

We prepare our students for success in various fields, including journalism, public relations, advertising, and more. Our career services team provides guidance and support to help you find your path in this diverse industry.









Per Semester



Master Degree Programme

M.A. (Journalism & Mass Communication) (ONLINE) Course Structure

Semester I
S.No Course Code Course Name Credit Continuous Assessment Marks Term End Exam Marks Grand Total
1 JMO-6101 Principles of Mass Communication 4 30 70 100
2 JMO-6102 Development of Mass Media 4 30 70 100
3 JMO-6103 Print Media: Reporting and Editing 4 30 70 100
4 JMO-6104 Advertising and Public relations 4 30 70 100
5 JMO-6105 Basics of photography 4 30 70 100
Total 20 150 350 500
Semester II
S.No Course Code Course Name Credit Continuous Assessment Marks Term End Exam Marks Grand Total
1 JMO-6201 New Media 4 30 70 100
2 JMO-6202 Development Communication 4 30 70 100
3 JMO-6203 Media Writing Skills 4 30 70 100
4 JMO-6204 Media Laws & Ethics 4 30 70 100
5 JMO-6205 International Communication 4 30 70 100
Total 20 150 350 500
Semester III
S.No Course Code Course Name Credit Continuous Assessment Marks Term End Exam Marks Grand Total
1 JMO-7101 Electronic Media Production 4 30 70 100
2 JMO-7102 Media Management and Practices 4 30 70 100
3 JMO-7103 Communication Research 4 30 70 100
4 JMO-7104 Indian culture and Human Values 4 30 70 100
5 JMO-7105 Film Studies 4 30 70 100
Total 20 150 350 500
S.No Course Code Course Name Credit Continuous Assessment Marks Term End Exam Marks Grand Total
1 JMO-7201 Human rights and Media 4 30 70 100
2 JMO-7202 Media and Society 4 30 70 100
3 JMT-7201 Specialised reporting 4 30 70 100
4 JMD-7201 Dissertation 6 0 100 100
5 JMI-7201 Comprehensive Viva-voce 2 0 100 100
Total 20 90 410 500

Enhancing Learning Through Modern Education

The focus of the program is on utilising advanced tools and techniques to ensure that
students can easily comprehend and retain the course material.

Online Program Journalism Mass Communication Courses

What would be the gains from the program?

  • Students will develop a huge industry stakeholder network
  • Receive detailed comprehensive course materials vetted by academic experts
  • Give exams online
  • Have doubt removal sessions for strong fundamentals
  • Develop skills and advanced knowledge related to the course
  • Complete their education along with job or other engagements
  • Up skill themselves in the particular area of study and hence make themselves more employable
  • Brighten future research and further education scopes
  • Can build careers in new fields of study
  • Get a degree fully recognized and accredited in India and globally
  • Complete their education at an affordable price and at their own pace
  • Learn from anytime and anywhere

Job Opportunities
After MA - Journalism & Mass Communication

  • Writer/Author
  • Journalist
  • News Reporter
  • News Broad Caster/News Anchor
  • Public Relations Specialist
  • Digital Media Production
  • Print Media Personnel
  • Editing
  • copy writing Content
  • Event Planner
Online  MA - Journalism & Mass Communication Degree

Take A Step Towards Success Today

Mangalayatan University is committed to the all-around development of students through core and advanced knowledge of the program along with inducting skills required to ace the industry-driven world. Join us today to unlock your potential and elevate your career.