The School of Communication (SOC) was established in 1997. This year the Outlook Survey 2015 lists the School of Communication(SOC) among the top 5 media institutions in the country. It has achieved 100% placement of graduates passing out every year. The School of Communication is also ISO 9001:2008 and ISO 14001:2004 certified. Keeping up with the changing trends and needs in the media industry, from 2015 ,the course - B.A Journalism and Communication has been renamed as B.A Media and Communication.
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To create media professionals who can function efficiently in an increasingly hostile and diverse political and cultural atmosphere.
The institute is committed to excellence in the field of media education. The students are trained in all aspects of media, with high emphasis on gaining a well-rounded understanding of the ethical, cultural and political atmosphere of our country in particular and the world in general. Its primary objective is to ensure that the future of media is in safe hands.
Why School of Communication, Manipal ?
Well-qualified and experienced faculty: A potent, powerful blend of academic experience and industry exposure, the faculty at Manipal University don several hats on campus. They employ the latest teaching-techniques, making extensive use of modern technology. Most are members of professional bodies, and advisors at academic forums.
Industry tie-ups: All the various partnerships with industry boost innovation, and help students in gaining skills that equip them for fulfilling careers. Manipal University has affiliations with industries across the spectrum.
International collaborations: To underscore global credentials, Manipal University has collaborated with foreign universities in all fields of study – engineering, medicine, communication and the culinary arts. These collaborations are effective in deepening the knowledge and skills of our students and faculty.
Placements: MU is proactive in placing the students into positions of their preference. The institute has a well-organised placement team headed by the Associate Director (Industrial Liaison, Placements and Practice School) and comprising of faculty and student coordinators from each department. On an average, over 60 companies visit MIT Manipal for campus recruitments every year.
There are world-class facilities and a business incubation centre – all this give students a headstart in life, and more.
Almost 30 air conditioned and well furnished lecture halls available.
Besides the central library of Manipal University, the institute has its own separate library sprawled over an area of 3,000 square ft. & can house around 100 students. It has all latest version books & journals which comprises total of 9,000 books.
The separate accommodations are available for the international students with well furnished rooms.
The Various games in which students participate are Badminton,
The Institution provides placement to eligible students through Campus Interviews from reputed companies.
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Konkani Scholarship - A 10% waiver on the tuition fee is available for admission to all courses for Konkani speaking students only.