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Advt. - 10 days Research Methodology Programme for Ph.D. Students - Social Sciences
Advt. - 10 days Research Methodology Programme for Ph.D. Students - Social..
51st Annual Convention of Chemists 2014 - Hosted by Department of Chemistry
51st Annual Convention of Chemists 2014 - Hosted by Department of..
Notice - Regarding Corrections in particulars of the candidates appearing in M.Phil (Education) Entrance Test 2014-15
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National Seminar – Land and The State : Revisiting Medieval and Colonial India on 3rd – 4th December, 2014
National Seminar – Land..
Walk-in-interview for the post of Assistant Professor in French
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Notification - Agenda of AC meeting
Notification -  Agenda of AC meeting
National Seminar - Human Rights: Trends and Issues of Contemporary World - 18th Nov. 2014
National Seminar - Human Rights: Trends and Issues of Contemporary World - 18th..
Revision of Scheme/Instruction of Examinations of B.A. (Gen. & Hons.) in History Annual and Semesters w.e.f the Academic Session 2014-15
Revision of Scheme/Instruction of Examinations of B.A. (Gen. &..
Notification regarding admission Ph.D. Course 2014
Notification regarding admission Ph.D. Course 2014
Notice - Meeting of AC Members Oct. 2014
Notice - Meeting of AC Members Oct. 2014
All India Radio Kurukshetra requires casual announcers and casual comperes in Yuvvani and Kisanvani.
All India Radio Kurukshetra requires casual announcers and casual comperes in..
Invitation of Article/research paper for the IV Vol. 2014, Kurukshetra Law Journal
Invitation of Article/research paper for the IV Vol.  2014,..
ADMISSION SCHEDULE FOR M.Ed. Special Education (Visual Impairment)
ADMISSION SCHEDULE FOR M.Ed. Special Education (Visual Impairment)
One day National Seminar on 18th November 2014 - Courtesy Instt. of Law
One day National Seminar on 18th November 2014 - Courtesy Instt. of Law
Walk-in-Interview for one post of Assistant Professor in Electronics(on contract basis) for University College, Kurukshetra
Walk-in-Interview for one post of Assistant..
Admission notice of vacant seats for LL.M..2014-15
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Notification - Earn While You Learn Scheme
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Notice Regarding Prospectus of Distance Education, KUK
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National Seminar on “Social Work Practice: Scope and Challenges in the Present Context\"
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Notice and Application form for NSS (UTD)
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National seminar in the Department of Social Work
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Admission Schedule for M.Ed. Special Education (Visual Impairment) 2014-15
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Revised positions of vacant seats for MBA (SFS) 2014-15
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Admission Notice for B.Tech. vacant Seats : 2014-15 and Admission Application Form for the session 2014-15
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Admission notice for vacant seats in MCA 2014-15
Admission notice for vacant seats..
Status of vacant Seats for admission in B.Tech Instrumentation
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Notice regarding Classes of B.A.LL.B (Hons.) 9th Semester
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Regarding Top Institute of Law in India
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Amendment to the UGC (Mandatory Assessment and Accreditation of the Educational Institutions) Regulation , 2012
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Golden Mercy Chance for Session 2013-14 & 2014-15
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Mahila Helpline - courtesy Haryana Police
Mahila Helpline - courtesy Haryana Police

Institute of Mass Communication and Media Technology
    

In academics, the field of communication has grown into a multifaceted discipline. Starting with the study of communication behaviour in sociology, anthropology, psychology and political science, it has emerged as a separate subject of studies and research in the shape of journalism courses. Today, almost every university offers  courses in mass communication. These provide both theoretical knowledge and practical skills in the fields of journalism (print, radio, television, internet and web); advertising; public relations; corporate communication; development communication and social marketing etc.  

       Courses in media are being run in Haryana for the last 20-odd years. A modest beginning in this direction was made at Kurukshetra University way back in 1993 with the setting up of the Department of Journalism and Mass Communication which then offered one course in Masters of Arts in Mass Communication (MAMC). But keeping in view the needs of the growing media market, the department was upgraded to the level of full-fledged Institute of Mass Communication and Media Technology (IMC&MT) in 2006.  The decision was inspired by the vision to have a premier media education, training and research centre of national repute which will train and turn out media students.

            Keeping in view the growing need for trained manpower in the media and allied fields, the institute has introduced a wide range of courses in mass communication and media technology. Some courses are very innovative and unique. For example, courses in animation, graphics and gaming are the only graduate courses available in north India. In production courses also, the institute has sufficient infrastructure to support the training activities. Presently, the institute is running 10 media courses with an intake of 265 students every year. With the student strength aggregating 570 , a faculty of more than 30; and the state-of-art equipment and infrastructure, the IMC&MT can well boast of being the largest media institute in the country.  

      Media courses the institute offers, not only prepares the students for jobs in various professions related to media such as journalism; public relations; advertising; radio and television production; printing; graphics; packaging and entertainment industry, but also opens great avenues for self-employment and establishment of organizations with high potential for providing employment to others. Equipped with requisite wherewithal and powered by experienced faculty, the institute offers all that it takes to turn out students who can straightaway walk into office, and start delivering from day one.