NSHM School of Media & Design was the first institute to receive the prestigious affiliation from MAKAUT (formerly WBUT) to award postgraduate degree in convergent media studies in the state. NSHM is one of the top colleges in India offering M.Sc. Degree in Media Science. This programme offers aspiring candidates a holistic learning opportunity with the best blend of classroom theories and hands-on-training, using state-of-the-art infrastructure under professional mentors.
Keeping in view the contemporary synergistic convergence in media, dual specialization is to ensure more confidence and add more value to a budding professional’s employment opportunity in a fast-changing media industry. Apart from imparting academic and practical knowledge, there will be case-study based assignments, academic excursion comprising of practical media exercise on diversified media domains like field research, other preproduction exercises, production techniques, reporting, photography, campaigning etc. Students will be provided with research opportunities in Print, Television, Web media as well as in Advertising and other PR related research. NSHM also provides internship opportunities and conduct intense industry interactions in diversified media domains to help students get a better grasp of the reality.
The industry revenues are likely to exceed US$ 32.7 billion by 2019 from US$ 17.0 billion in 2014, growing at compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 14.0 per cent between 2015 and 2020. With a PG degree in Media Studies, students can choose to work as:
reporting, writing, editing, re-writing, news compilation for Newspapers and Magazines, using QuarkExpress and/or in Design, etc. Besides, media laws and ethics
reporting, editing, news compilation, anchoring, and news packaging, using multicam, PCR, Premier Pro, Mac setup, etc. Beside, media laws and ethics
content writing and developing, content editing, aggregation, SEO and content management, using web technologies . Besides, Media laws and ethics
AD Planning, Creativity, Copy Writing and Visualization, Agency Functioning, Client Handling and Relationship building
Corporate Communication, Crisis Management, Press Release, Organizing Press Conference, arranging exhibitions
Planning, Organising, Motivating and Controlling events — government, corporate, and other development and communication events
Online reporting, online writing, online editing, headline writing, online polls, and leading Cyber Laws like defamation, IP infringment, contempt of court, hacking, copyleft, cyber crimes, bullying, etc.
Pay-per-click advertisement, Seach Engine Marketing, Email marketing, content marketing – offsite content, social media content, and other analogue and digital aesthetics of visual communication
(Semester & One-Time payment modes are also available.)
NSHM Department of Media & Design is the first to receive the prestigious affiliation from West Bengal University of Technology (WBUT) to award post graduate degree in convergent media studies in the state. M.Sc. in Media Science aims at developing contemporary knowledge and skills by way of lifelong learning in domains like print, digital, television, radio, advertising, public relations and event management. Intense industry interactions in diversified media domains – print to web, advertising to public relations, film to design and animation – along with case-study based assignments will help the students to have a strong grip of the subject.