Ph.D. in
Journalism and Mass Communication

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Ph.D. in Journalism and Mass Communication is a programme that is designed to equip the students with an array of conceptual knowledge and research-based understanding. It is constructed in order to create an element of constant learning in the students and help them become proficient research scholars and educators.

This program is constructed with the sole purpose of enhancing the knowledge and building a firm foundation in the theories and research methods relevant to the field of journalism and Mass Communication. The programme is meant to be a medium for contributing to the profound analysis of media art practices. This doctoral degree is a way to identify and encourage the students and aid them in recognizing new art and research methods in contemporary times. This course facilitates the students with the resources required by them to inherit an extensive understanding of media through the conceptual, theoretical, and historical as well as a vital framework so that they could become active contributors in public welfare. The programme will provide the students with a thorough overview of the research including the philosophy of the study.

Ph.D. Journalism and Mass Communication will help the scholars understand several kinds of research, terminologies relevant for the duration of the research, as well as planning and developing the research.

Salient Features

  • 19+ years of excellence
  • Aside from general coursework, students will be equipped with several certification courses
  • Project-based practical pedagogy to make the students comprehend the problems in the present world
  • Problem-based learning and industry-relevant curriculum
  • Best placement opportunities to get placed in high-end and reputed companies
  • Focus on student-centered learning
  • Industrial training in reputable firms and organizations
  • The privilege of 100% placement guidance and support
  • Industry visits, seminars, workshops, and guest lectures by eminent researchers and industry practitioners
  • Active student clubs and bodies
  • The multi-cultural and vibrant teaching environment

Admissions Open-2024

Merit-based admission process with online application at Dev Bhoomi Uttarakhand University.

Fee Structure

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Program Educational Objectives (PEO's)

PEO-1 To aid the students in instilling an enhanced understanding of the fundamentals, the theoretical and empirical understanding of the state-of-the-art mass media which will assist them in performing significantly in academics and their care.
PEO-2 To assist the students in learning and becoming properly acquainted with the research methods and contemporary issues concerned with media and simultaneously study new aspects of media discourse that implements and mould our everyday life.
PEO-3 To train and facilitate the scholars with the relevant skills and understanding of mass media, develop and study authentic research problems associated with the economic, social and political growth of India.
PEO-4 To support the scholars in inculcating the logical as well as methodological skills essential for assessing and performing research in the area of specialisation specific to them and the allied fields as well.
PEO-5 To exhibit the capability required to operate in an effective manner with people from different work experiences, education, culture and ethnic background.

Program Specific Objectives (PSO's)

PSO-1 Exhibit the detailed and thorough knowledge and skills required to become competent professionals in their chosen area of specialisation.
PSO-2 Display expertise in essential skills like logical and methodological skills required to assess and perform research in their chosen area of specialisation with proficiency.
PSO-3 Exhibit the ability to construct and perform authentic research in their chosen area of specialisation with proficiency.
PSO-4 Demonstrate the required skills, knowledge and the capability to teach the programmes from the college level in their chosen area of specialization.
PSO-5 Display an enhanced understanding and skills in communication, both speech and written and the ability to express the outcomes of their research in an effective way.

Job Opportunities
The Course Might Lead To

  • Professor
  • Content Writer
  • Reporter/Journalist
  • Editor
  • Researcher
  • Public Relations Officer
  • Communication Executive
Job Opportunities