List of top Bachelor of Mass Media (B.M.M.) colleges in Mumbai. In keeping with the evolving media industry and its growing need for qualified professionals, these esteemed colleges in Mumbai offers a number of courses in the field of Mass Media, Communication, Journalism, Advertising. These courses are designed to train students to understand the evolving industry dynamics through practical learning.
Top Bachelor of Mass Media (BMM) Colleges/courses in Mumbai
- ST. XAVIER’S COLLEGE, MUMBAI
- SOPHIA COLLEGE FOR WOMEN, MUMBAI
- KISHINCHAND CHELLARAM COLLEGE [KC COLLEGE] CHURCHGATE, MUMBAI
- MET Institute of Mass Media: Located in Bandra, West.
Facilities available at these colleges:
Pedagogy and curriculum: Industry oriented curriculum with case studies that provides experiental and practical exposure to students to help them acquire the skill set required to enter the industry.
Professionals as Mentors
Senior professionals from the industry are invited to train and mentor students.
Placements and Internships
As part of the “training and development” module, students also get an opportunity to do internship at various blue chip organisations (most are also absorbed by the company after the internship).
Most of these colleges also provide infrastructure like the shooting floor, post production editing suite and the audio recording room. It helps students understand what it is to work in a professional environment while honing their skills. Students can also use the colleges’ e-media library to aid their research, reviews and practice assignments.
Some of these institutes also have tie-ups with foreign institutes to facilitate student exchange and global learning initiatives.
About Bachelor of Mass Media (BMM)
B.M.M. (Bachelor of Mass Media is an undergraduate Mass Communications Course dealing with communication mediums used by the masses. It includes newspapers, magazines, cinema films, radio, television, etc. The duration of the course is generally 3 years with 6 Semesters. In the final year, students have to choose an area of specialization like Journalism and Advertising; these may vary from institute to institute. On-job training is also provided through internship in the second year of this course. Apart from these, seminars, group discussions and field visits are frequently undertaken in the course of 3 years. Mass communication course curriculum covers a wide area, comprising of closely related fields of advertisement, communication and public relations. The course can be pursued on a Full Time Basis or Part-Time Basis (distance education).
Bachelor of Mass Media: Eligibility
- Bachelor of Mass Media requires candidates to be passed in 12th class (10+2) or equivalent in any Stream.
- Percentage requirement may vary from Institute to Institute.
- Some Institutes also conduct an entrance examination / test for getting admission to this degree course. The entrance examination / test generally consist of a written paper, group discussion and personal interview.
Bachelor of Mass Media: Subjects/Topics
- Mass Communications: Concepts & Processes
- Media Laws and Ethics
- History of Broadcasting
- Research Methodology
- Communicative English
- Introduction to Mass Communication
Bachelor of Mass Media: Specializations
Specializations are generally provided in the 3rd year:
- Film Making
- Public Relations
- Corporate Communications
Also Read: BMM by correspondence from Mumbai university
More Popular Courses
Here are some of the popular courses available in Mass media studies.
Diploma in Mass Media (Advertising / Entertainment)
Train students to understand the needs of organisation in the field of advertising, digital media, radio, OOH, management.
Diploma in Multimedia Journalism
Trains students in print, television and digital journalism. Finer nuances of each medium are taught by industry experts. Guest lectures, accompanies with on-ground training, make students industry-ready.
Diploma in Public Relations Management
Trains students in brand communications and the life-cycle of PR plans across media tools. It focuses on implementation based learning and concludes with internship opportunities.
Originally posted 2017-06-05 21:27:57.