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.
Faculty and their research interest:
Smt. Dipanjana Basu Majumder, M.A.
Contractual Whole time Teacher
Research Interest : Electronic media
Smt. Sreyashi Dhar, M.A.
Lecturer (Part time)
Research Interest : Advertising
Shri Supriyo Hazra, M.A.
Rohit Ganguly, M.A.
Saikat Majumdar, M.A.
Smt. Sumana Saha Das,M.A.
Anuradha Sarkar Majumdar, M.A.
Shri Shib Sankar Datta, M.A., Dep. In Comp. Application
Computer Technical Staff
Shri Rajjyeswar Saha, B.A.
Lab. Assistant (UGC Project Staff).