Manorama School Of Communication-Admissions 2015

Manorama School Of Communication-Admissions 2015

Manorama School Of Communication Admissions To 14th PostGraduate Diploma Course In Print Journalism 2015

14th Postgraduate Diploma Course in Print Journalism

MASCOM (Manorama School of Communication) invites applications for the 14th one-year Postgraduate Diploma Course in Print Journalism. Requests for the Prospectus and Application Form should be accompanied by a demand draft of Rs. 500/- in favour of MASCOM, payable at Kottayam, Kerala, or you may download the form from our website, fill it up and send it along with a demand draft of ? 500.The deadline for receiving completed applications is April 19,2015.The course will begin in July and end in May 2016.

Candidates with a bachelor's degree in any discipline and those awaiting degree results may apply. Selection is based on an entrance examination to be held in Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Chennai, Bangalore and various centres in Kerala on May 16, and an interview at MASCOM in Kottayam in July.

MASCOM, launched on August 17,2002, by the 127-year-old Malayala Manorama group, is an acknowledged centre of excellence for journalism training in India. The course introduces students to state-of-the-art journalism through meticulously designed training modules, which ensure the students receive a well-rounded education in journalism and current events.

During the course the students will dissect and analyse news, bring out at least 30 issues of their weekly lab-newspaper, undertake overnight news-gathering field-trips and interview leading academic, political and media personalities.They will acquire advanced skills in reporting, editing, speedwriting and computer software. They are also exposed to the state-of-the-art technology and communication systems employed at Malayala Manorama. The students are provided with personal computers, with 24-hour dedicated Internet connectivity and a telephone with STD facility for news gathering.

MASCOM's in-house instructors, both Indian and from abroad, are experienced journalist-teachers who have national and international experience. Assisting the core faculty is a panel of acknowledged experts in their chosen fields.

Most MASCOM graduates are presently working in various capacities in national and regional media houses across the country.

MASCOM will help provide admitted students with comfortable,furnished quarters and the MASCOM canteen offers meals at subsidised rates.

The medium of instruction at MASCOM is English, but students are free to choose between English and Malayalam streams for specialisation.For students aspiring to a career in English or Malayalam journalism, MASCOM training will give them a headstart in the profession.

Important dates

Deadline for receiving completed applications-April 19, 2015

Entrance Examination-May 16, 2015

Interviews and beginning of classes-Early July, 2015

Send applications to: The Director Manorama School of Communication Erayilkadavu, Kottayam - 686 001, Kerala Tel: 0481-2300851 Email: Visit us


Manorama School Of Communication-Admissions 2015