School of Media Technology and Communication
The new School of Communication and Media studies will redefine the way we live, learn and communicate.Innovations in information technology and digitization of the increasingly networked society has made life quite demanding.SOCM has taken conscious efforts to address the communication revolution in education, politics, management, marketing, government etc.You will discover the nexus that spurs creative thinking and be a leading edge communicator in a postmodern world.Our overall goal is to produce responsible communication and media professionals.
The University offers a Progressive learning environment, where students can acquire an impressive amount of real- world experience. The students are taught by experienced and highly qualified faculty. The curricula is international in its scope and offers an intellectual blend of theory and contemporary practices.
SCOPE OF EMPLOYMENT & PLACEMENT OPPORTUNITIES
The proliferation of media technology and the convergent nature of the mediums have essentially altered how we live and communicate. Communication is the spine of all walks of sectors and ever evolving media industry is no exception. The KPMG-FICCI Report 2016 states that the Media and Entertainment Industry in India is poised to grow at a CAGR of 14.3 per cent to INR2260 billion by 2020
.Therefore, the sector would witness a surge in the plethora of career opportunities across media and entertainment avenues.
The under-graduate media courses offered through the school of Media Technology and Communication offers immense placement opportunities. The semester-long internship program offered in the 6th semester is an ideal training ground as well as an excellent placement opportunity where the companies can recognize the potential of the student. Alternatively, the courses offer immense scope for media entrepreneurs who could offer freelance services or could start their own design ventures, photography studios, creative boutiques, filmmaking houses, CG studios and so on.