FACULTY OF ARTS > Journalism & Mass Communication :
The Department of Journalism & Mass Communication came into existence in 1992 with Prof. Surya Prasad Dixit as its first officiating Head. Dr.Ramesh Chandra Tripathi is the present Head of the Department. The department began life in a small 12x15 feet room. Today, it has a building of its own known as 'SANCHAR BHAWAN'. The department has a well equipped 'Electronic Media Lab', Computer Lab, Photo Lab and a Library enriched with rarely available precious books on journalism, public relations, audio-video production, computers, ethics, law and skill of writing.
Under the dynamic leadership of Dr.Ramesh Chandra Tripathi within a short period the department is today a premier education centre amidst 100 odd universities and institutions in India imparting quality education both in theory and practice, in vast variety of fields and disciplines. These areas include mass communication, journalism, public relations, media writing, advertising, information technology, media research, video production and computer application.
The department has the credit of organizing a large number of seminars, workshops, special lecture series and training programmes in collaboration with governmental and non-governmental organizations. Academicians and experts from all over the country have attended these seminars and workshops. It also entitled KUL SANDESH based on university news.