Department of Journalism

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Department of Journalism & Mass Communication


General stream introduced in2003
Honours stream introduced in2004

Srl NameQualification DesignationSpecialization Experience (Years)
1Smt. Nandini ChakrabortyM.A.Assistant Professor Human Rights, Criminal Justice, Media & Environment, Women and child 6
2Sri Debobrata BiswasM.A.Assistant Professor Current International Affairs and News Paper Management 1
3Smt. Satarupa SantraM.A.CWTT - -
4 Smt. Mili Bandyopadhyay ChakrabortyM.A.CWTT - -
5 Sri Rabi Shankar SrivastavaM.A.CWTT - -

Departmental Highlights
UGC sponsored International Conference (6th & 7th Mar,2009)on:
Perspectives of the Press: From 19th Century to the Present.
Jointly organized by Department of Journalism and Mass Communication and Dept. of History.
Project work on social issues, women and child issues, film, players, folk media ,national and international affairs etc.
Well equipped laboratory with the following facilities:
i) AC Editing room, ii) Editing set-up iii) CCD Camera with related equipment, iv) HD still Camera, v) Television set vi) DVD Players vii) Day light viii) Boom or microphones ix) computer sets x) speakers xi) printers.
Regular extension lectures and student enrichment programmes by external experts like:
Sri Asoke Viswanathan Faculty, WBSU,SRFTI, Short Film Maker ,Director.
Prof Pallab Mukhopadhyay, Assistant professor , WBSU.
Sri Soumya chowdhury, Executive Officer, Jalsha Movies.
Students enthusiastically participate in various activities like publishing wall magazine on various topics, participating in exhibitions (making of newspapers;women empowerment in silver screen;history of typography, etc), attending national seminars (Juvenile Delinquency in India at Derozio Memorial college, Recent Trend in Print Journalism at Surendranath college, Recent Changes in Print Journalism at R.B.C College, etc.)
Students of the department are involved in every college event as reporter and professional photographer.
Awards won by department students:
1st class 1st in M.A.from R.B.U, 2012.
3 awards for Best Performance in Mock Parliament and Quiz Contest by the Ministry of Home Affairs,Govt of W.B. in Jan,2011.
One selection in ZEE India's SAREGAMAPA competition (2015).

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