BS Journalism & Mass communication

Bachelor's in Journalism & Mass Communication is a four-year degree program that empowers the students with enough practical skills and confidence to excel in multiple public and private institutes, organizations, or companies. Journalists work in a wide range of fields where they have to communicate with the public through different means and then develop a report by utilizing their writing skills. Moreover, the primary emphasis of this degree program revolves around the media. Therefore, journalism, communication, and writing skills are perfectly combined in the degree for better learning outcomes. Furthermore, social media is emerging as a prominent media domain and generating endless career opportunities for graduates.

Core Courses

  • Media Management
  • International Communication
  • Public Relations and Advertising
  • Communication Theories
  • Macroeconomics for Journalism
  • Mass Media in Pakistan
  • Concepts of Mass Communication
  • Principles of Journalism
  • Introduction to Communication
  • Introduction to Journalism

Eligibility Criteria

  • Intermediate  (pre-engineering, pre-medical, ICOM,ICS or equivalent).
  • 50% marks in previous degree.
  • Passing marks in Entry test.

Scope

BS in Journalism and Mass communication paves the way to infinite career opportunities. The degree is a blessing for those who do not score high in academics but have outstanding confidence levels, impressive writing skills, and communication skills. It is a professional degree that aims to generate graduates with a professional attitude and skills to dive into the practical field after completing their degree. For this purpose, an internship is made the rudimentary part of the degree in the last semester.  In Pakistan, the career of journalism and mass communication is getting popular day by day, especially among youth. Journalists with impressive confidence and outstanding writing and communication skills can either make their career or join relevant companies or organizations. To sum up, the accomplishment of a successful career demands passion, patience, resilience, and determination. Some of the career possibilities for graduates of Journalism and Mass communication are as follows:

  • News reporter
  • TV Anchor
  • Newspaper Editor
  • Media Planner
  • Media researcher
  • Editors
  • Columnists
  • Public Relation Officer (PRO)
  • Program Producers
  • Magazine writer
  • Media Director
  • Information Officer
  • Photojournalist
  • Public relations specialist

Universities Offering BS Journalism & Mass communication in Pakistan

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