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Department of Journalism and Mass Communication

This is one of the most active and colourful department of the college. In a glance the department of Journalism and Mass Communication offers general and honours courses of University of Calcutta. Besides regular academic curriculum, the students of the department get exposure to various activities inculcating their passion of becoming a good journalist.

Regularly the Department produces various documentary film on multiple topics under its curriculum. They have produced film like Ornamental Fish Culture, Reverb, Water, Birth of Newspaper, Sampadito etc. The film sampadito was shown in the 9th International Cinema on Social Communication an Nandan. It was also shown in the Chalachitra Satobarsho Bhavan by the Department of Information and Cultural Affairs, West Bengal. The film has also been stred in the archive of Chalachitra Satobarsho Bhavan, Department of Information and Cultural Affairs, West Bengal.

The students of this department publish two lab journals "Sambad Pratidhwani'' in Bengali and an English lab journal "Reverb" regularly.
Other than these several seminars on various topics were organized by this department on multiple venues like- Kolkata Book Fair,Abanindra Sabha Griha Information Center, Press Club, Journalist Club, The Students not only participated in this seminar. They had learning experience from them. They also organizes regular field trips in search of newer and newer topics to be unearthed.
In addition to the normal courses an one year PG Diploma course on Journalism and Mass Communication under IGNOU and an UGC recognized 1 year certificate & 2 years diploma course on Photo Journalism and Videography is being offered by the department.

Click here for Lab Journal- Reverb

Click here for Sambad Pratidhwani

Faculty and their research interest:

Dr. Arnab Kumar Banerjee, M.A., Ph.D.
Contractual Whole time Teacher and Head
Phone No. : 9433304519
E-mail :
Research Interest :
Science Communication

Smt. Dipanjana Basu Majumder, M.A.

Contractual Whole time Teacher
Phone No. : 9830092862/9477026842
Research Interest :
Electronic media

Smt. Sreyashi Dhar, M.A.
Lecturer (Part time)
Phone No. : 9433287303/9874674998
Research Interest :

Shri Shib Sankar Datta, M.A., Dep. In Comp. Application
Computer Technical Staff
Phone No. : 9433953908
E-mail :
Field of Interest :
Multimedia, Photography & Videography.

Name of the Gust Faculty &Resource persons
Sri.Asim Mittra – Ex-Assistant Editor, Aajkal & Guest Faculty CU
Dr,Subarna Kr Das- Reader Jadavpur University
Sri.Subir Ghosh- Former Deputy General Manager (PR & HRD), Hindusthan Paper
Corporation & Guest Faculty IIMC,Dhenkanal
Dr.Manas Pratim Das – Programme Producer, All India Radio, Kolkata
Dr.Rajib Karchoudhury- Researcher, Doordrashan Kendra, Kolkata
Sri.Sajal Ranjan Maity- Assistant Station Director, All India Radio, Kolkata
Sri. Sujoy Dhar- Eastern India Correspondent,Reuters.
Sri.Sanjay Chatterjee- Special Correspondent, Sambad Pratidin
Sri.Pabitra Sarkar- Editorial Consultant, Kalantar
Smt.Amrita Basu Roy Chowdhury- RJ, Radio JU
Sri Arindam Basu- Managing Editor, Kolkata on Wheels
Sri. Susanta Chattopadhyay, In-charge,Public Relations Cell,KMDA
Sri.Ashoke Majumdar, Photographer & Video Editor, Gust Faculty, WBSU
Sri Sukanata Chatterjee- Web Editor, Bangalinet


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