Bachelor of Arts in Mass Communication and Journalism is a three year program of Tribhuvan University under the faculty of Humanities and Social Science. This course is taught in annual exam based system. The aim of this course is to enable student understand and realize the importance and power of journalism and mass communication. Through this course, students will be able to use the theories and principles of journalism and mass communication in practical fields. The course pattern is same as that of other courses in BA. Each paper of mass communication and journalism is of 100 marks, where 70 marks is theory and 30 marks are practical. In third year, there are two optional subjects and students should choose any one of them. In overall, the students will have an insight in subjects like media research, history, law and management of mass media, radio/ TV journalism, etc.
Below is the list of colleges for Bachelor of Journalism and Mass Communication program under Tribhuvan University in Nepal.
The objectives of the course are as follows:
The students willing to pursue BA Mass Communication and Journalism in Tribhuvan University must have completed plus two or proficiency level from TU or Board/ Institutions/ University recognized by TU from any stream.
There is no provision for entrance. Humanities and social science faculty do not take any entrance exam. But, the concerned campuses may take the entrance exam for their respective evaluation.
The undergraduates in the field of mass and communication have very fascinating career prospects. Everyone is well aware about the fact that mass media and journalism has significant role in safeguarding the rights of people and core of democracy. The undergraduates in the field of mass communication and journalism have several working options. The undergraduates can work as news anchor, writer, editor, supervisor, report, adviser, etc. The students can pursue career as news analyst, advertising manager, media house manager, television personality, freelancer, news broadcaster, etc. Creative TV program or radio news can bring change in the society and make presenter the overnight celebrity. This is the power of mass media and journalism. Moreover, the undergraduates have options to continue their study in the country or abroad. The demand of mass communication and journalism graduates is also very high in developed countries.
Divya Gyan College
The British College
Padmashree Int'l College
Thames Int'l College
Old Baneshwor, Kathmandu
Shubhashree Int'l College
New Baneshwor, Kathmandu
Triton Int'l College
Old Baneshwor, Kathmandu
Apollo Int'l College