Top Colleges for MBA in Mass Media ManagementAnisha Mukhija
Top Colleges for MBA in Mass Media Management
It is a well-known fact that the media industry is continuously growing and there is no doubt that they need a good number of talented managers to further the growth.
So, let’s have a look at some of the top management colleges offering MBA/PG in Mass Media Management.
MICA Ahmedabad is accepting online applications for admission to the one-year PG Certificate Course in Crafting Creative Communications (CCC) and Fellow Program in Management – Communications (FPM-C) for the academic session 2021-22. The last date to submit an application for PGDM-C/ PGDM is January 20, 2021 with an application fee of INR 1985/- while for FPM-C is March 31, 2021 with an application fee of INR 2500/-
MICA The School of Ideas, formerly known as Mudra Institute of Communication has been awarded Best B-School with Innovating Marketing to the Target Segment by Star Group. MICA offers degree programs, fellowship programs and certificate programs in the discipline of Marketing Research, Digital Communication Management and Brand Management
Step 1: Visit the official website of the college and click on ‘Apply Online’.
Step 2: Register yourself with a valid email id and contact number. After the successful registration, candidates will receive an email with MICA ID and MICA password.
Step 3: Fill the application form and pay an application fee of INR 1,985 via online mode (Debit/ Credit Card/ Net Transfer) or by DD in favor of ‘MICA’ payable at Ahmedabad.
Symbiosis Institute of Media & Communication
Being the part of Symbiosis International (Deemed University), Symbiosis Institute of Media & Communication, Pune was established in 1991. The college is located at Symbiosis Knowledge Village, Lavale, Mulshi, Pune, Maharashtra 412115. Just like other colleges of Symbiosis Group, SIMC has a vision of “Promoting international understanding through quality education”. SIMC, Pune was ranked 2nd best Mass Communication across India by Outlook, 4 in Top Mass Communication Colleges by The Week and many other awards in the year 2018. Best Master’s’ 2018 has ranked the college as 8th best MBA CM program in Central Asia and Outlook-Drishti 2018 had ranked SIMC’s MBA program, 39th in ‘Best B School’ rankings. The college is approved by AICTE.
Currently Symbiosis Institute of Media & Communication, Pune is offering Master program in Management and Masters in Arts. MBA is available in Communication Management at the college with an intake capacity of 120 students. While MA is available in Mass Communication. Students who have secured minimum 50% aggregate in Bachelors’ degree(45% in case of reserved category(SC/ST and PWD candidates)0 are eligible to apply for any of the programs.
K. J. Somaiya Institute of Management Studies and Research was established in 1981 as a part of Somaiya Vidyavihar with the objective of providing state of the art education in management and allied areas. The institute is consistently ranked among the top 25 management institutes and top 10 private sector B-schools in India. The institute offers full time, part-time and executive programs in Business Management along with Masters in Computer Applications and Doctoral Programmes. The Institute is approved by the AICTE and accredited by the NBA. It has been certified by the Bureau Veritas. The Institute offers MBA, Executive MBA, MCA, and Ph.D. programs in various specializations. It has 131 highly-qualified and knowledgeable faculty members. KJ Somaiya also conducts various customized Management Development Programmes and Faculty Development Programmes.
WeSchool (Welingkar), Mumbai
Established in 1977, S. P. Mandali’s Prin. L. N. Welingkar Institute of Management Development & Research, also known as WeSchool is a part of the prestigious S. P. Mandali, Pune. Keeping design and innovation its’ core, the institute endeavors to provide newer avenues to students towards achieving excellence in all spheres of life and nurture them to become Global Citizen Leaders. It is the sixth educational institute from Mumbai to appear as 68th among the top 100 Best Management Institutes in the National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) list of 2020. Besides being been ranked among the top Private B-Schools, India by NHRDN (National HRD Network) B-School Ranking; it has also been ranked among the top 100 B-Schools as per the National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) conducted by the Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India.
The B-School constantly endeavors to create an eco-system for management education best suited to meet the needs of growing professionals. Pioneering a customized approach in management education, WeSchool is shaping corporate managers with insights in modern-day retail, healthcare, e-commerce, BFSI, media through full-time Two year PGDM programs in Business Analytics and Research, Business Design, E-Commerce, Media and Entertainment, Rural, Retail and Healthcare Management. It also offers MMS (Master in Management Studies), a 2-year full-time Master’s Degree course offering specialization in Marketing, Finance, Human Resource Management, and Operations.
The MET Institute of Mass Media is a privately owned college established in 189. It is located in Mumbai. It offers PG Diploma in Mass Media. This course enhances the skills of students by teaching students how to apply their theoretical knowledge into practice. Students are taught how to handle real-life business situations. The faculty and course curriculum is satisfactory.
This PG program provides specializations in
- Journalism & PR
- Digital Marketing
These programs are designed to make students ready to face real-world problems. It enhances and checks the ability of students to handle the unpredictability and stress of the corporate world. It develops problem-solving skills and out of the box thinking in the students.
MET Institute of Mass Media(MET IMM) can be considered as one of the top media colleges in India as they aim to provide quality industry-specific education. MET IMM is accredited and follows international standards. It also provides top-class infrastructure. They focus more on practical teaching rather than theoretical one.
Thadomal Shahani Centre for Management – TSCFM, is a part of The Shahani Group of Institutions. With a strong awareness that our students are future global leaders, at TSCFM our focus is on comprehensive development, providing students a globally relevant curriculum, an innovative teaching methodology, and international faculty members who have hands-on business leadership.
Being the only B-school in Mumbai to bring the best of international management education in India, we have received many awards for our innovative education model like the Clinton Global Initiative Award at the hands of Pres. Bill Clinton, Ranked #3 in India by Outlook Magazine for Global MBA courses, Management College of the year – 2017 by Higher Education Review Magazine, CFBP Jamnalal Bajaj Award, CII Education Excellence Award, DNA Award for Industry Institute Interface, PIMR Outstanding Educationist Award and many others.
It is a 2-year program offered by HITS, Chennai. The course has been carefully structured with expert partners in the field. Strong national and international expertise reflected through the faculty
They offer hands-on practical learning blended with theory. They provide complete industry exposure.
Their MBA program is designed to provide insights into planning, production and execution of various types of events. It delves into all aspects of event management and equips participants with knowledge and skills necessary to comprehend and employ elements of an event, plan and design events, manage artistes, market & package, and understand event production. Students get introduced to event production and learn project management from the beginning including creation, execution and closure of the event. This program aims to provide participants with real-life learning’s by focusing primarily on the practical intricacies of event management and production
They offer a 2 years MBA in Media Management, the university is located in West Bengal. The program is designed to help students get a deep level of understanding of management from the perspective of Media Management.
Some other colleges offering MBA In Mass Media are:
5) Max Value University, Chennai
6) University of Burdwan, Bardhaman
7) Punjabi University, Patiala
8) Sri Padmavati Mahila Visvavidyalayam, Tirupati
9) Uttaranchal Institute of Management, Dehradun
10) Oriental University, Indore
11) Kushabhau Thakare Patrakarita Avam Jansanchar Vishwavidyalaya, Raipur
12) School of Modern Media, University of Petroleum and Energy Studies, Dehradun
13) Educational Multimedia Research Centre, Devi Ahilya University, Indore
14) AAFT University of Media and Arts, Raipur