Bachelor of Arts (Journalism & Mass Communication)

Enroll today for a Bachelor's degree from a reputed university, with latest industry-relevant curriculum and best-in-class faculty. Benefit from outcomes such as assistance with sourcing internship opportunities, access to career portals and regular student support.

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Accredited by
  • NAAC A+
  • University Grants Commission
    Recognised University
  • 3 Years
    Recommended 30 Hrs/Week
  • Admissions Open

    Jan 31, 2022

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Programme Overview

Key Highlights

  • Get a BA degree
  • Best teachers and instructors to clear all your doubts
  • 6 month internship opportunity
  • Placement Assistance
  • Flexibility in learning. Learn from anywhere.
  • Case-based, live interactions and coaching
  • Get an entry to upGrad's PG programmes
  • Additional certifications (Business Analytics, Entrepreneurship, Digital Marketing)

“In this era of cut-throat competition, we equip ourselves with the latest teaching pedagogies to facilitate advanced learning. We render a curriculum designed by industry and academic experts and to make our students industry-ready. With our top-notch industry-academia interface, we prepare our students to excel in their respective careers.”
- Satnam Sandhu, Chancellor

Programme Curriculum

Get a detailed breakdown of courses per semester, credits and our personalised learning tracks.

  • Top Subjects You Will Learn
    Communication Skills, Reporting and Editing, Event Management, Public Relations and Television & Radio Journalism
  • Job Opportunities
    Columnist, Photojournalism, News Reporter, Analyst, and Anchor, RJ, Screen Writer, Sub-editor, Writer, Proof Reader, Content Marketing Manager, Public Relations Specialists, Social Media Manager, Feature Writer, Freelance Writer, Copywriter, Media Planner
  • Who Is This Programme For?
    For those looking for entry-level jobs in media organisations, start their own business or pursue competitive exams with an undergraduate degree
  • Minimum Eligibility
    A person with 10+2 from a recognized board is eligible for admission.


Learn more about why this degree can help you upskill for today’s professional environments, the subjects you will learn, course credits and much more.

  • Semester I
    • 20 Credits
  • Semester II
    • 20 Credits
  • Semester III
    • 20 Credits
  • Semester IV
    • 20 Credits
  • Semester V
    • 20 Credits
  • Semester VI
    • 20 Credits
  • 450+
    Hours of Learning Content
  • 30
  • 50+
    Live Sessions
  • 25+
    Case Studies and Projects
  • Desired Learning Outcomes
    Career opportunities
    • 6 month internship as part of last semester
    • Complete Placement Assistance with free soft skills & aptitude coaching, interview prep & resume building
    • Free Access to Job Portal with 5000+ openings/month from third semester
    • Guidance sessions from industry mentors provided from third semester
    Learning edge over others
    • Opportunity to earn free certifications in business analytics, entrepreneurship, digital marketing during the course
    • Get 1 month free content access of upGrad Jeet from third semester
    Hands on Projects
    • Choose between hands on projects on Print Media Design Challenge or Multimedia Production Challenge in last semester
    • Support elements like webinars, templates, revision modules and demo videos for the duration of the projects.
  • Q&A Forum
    • Timely doubt resolution by peers and Teaching Assistants on the Q&A forum
    • Personalised feedback on assignments and case studies
    Teaching Assistant Support
    • Live sessions 4 times a week with Teaching Assistants for doubt solving

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Admission Process

Program Fee
INR 1,35,000
Learners can pay by year or semester. Easy financing options available.
  • Annual Payment: INR 45,000 * 3 (Annual payment * 3 years) = INR 1,35,000
  • Sem-wise Payment: INR 22,500 * 6 (Sem-wise payment * 6 Semesters) = INR 1,35,000

Empowering learners of tomorrow

What's Included in the Price
  • Get a Bachelors of Arts degree
  • Enter the domains of Journalism and Mass Communication
  • A six-month internship opportunity (or industrial training)
  • An up-to-date curriculum to get you ready for the current job market
  • Learn from the best faculty

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