M.A. On Campus

Journalism and Mass Communication

24 months
24 EUR/year
12 EUR/year
Tuition fee
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The M.A Journalism and Mass Communication at Alagappa University educates students in thefascinating fields of journalism and mass media. Rigorous and comprehensive in approach, this syllabus presents essential contents in a detailed, clear and direct way. 


Recent dramatic developments in all areas of human endeavour have also increasingly impacted various spheres of higher education in India. Journalism is now a part of larger discipline of mass communication, and other areas of mass communication, such as radio, television, advertising, public relations, satellite communication and internet have taken the entire of gamut of human communication.

Programme outcomes

On successful completion of the Journalism and Mass Communication programme at Alagappa University:

  • The students gain practical and theoretical knowledge in the field of journalism.
  • The students develop interest in the field of human communication and its importance.
  • The students develop knowledge and skill and make use of them for competitive exams.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Journalism & Mass Communication
  • Evolution of Media
  • Reporting and Editing
  • Advertising and Public Relations
  • Theories and Models of Communication
  • Graphic Communication
  • New Media Communication
  • Audio Visual Production
  • Media Laws and Ethics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




90 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

A Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline

Original Certificates:

  • Cumulative Statement of Marks / Grade Certificates
  • Provisional Certificate
  • Transfer Certificate of the qualifying degree
  • Community Certificate and Medical Fitness Certificate for verification and return except T.C. and Medical Fitness Certificate)

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Tuition Fee

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  • International

    24 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 24 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • National

    12 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12 EUR per year during 24 months.
  • tuition fee: ₹1000
  • first year total fee: ₹5500
  • foreign students: double the tuition fee plus other fee as applicable


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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