About Indian Institute of Journalism and New Media (IIJNM)
The Indian Institute of Journalism & New Media (IIJNM) is one of South Asia’s leading post-graduate schools of journalism and media. Located in Bangalore in the heart of India’s high-tech industry, the institute offers an excellent curriculum that combines both theory and practice to prepare its graduates for positions in the media industry.
With increasing opportunities for employment in the media profession, journalism today is a preferred career choice. As an independent institution not affiliated with or run by any one newspaper or media organization, IIJNM is able to maintain wider association within the industry. With assistance from the college placement department, our students have access to most media organizations for employment opportunities. In the past, practically all our graduates have received one or more job offers from media related organizations at attractive salaries.
IIJNM offers a curriculum developed in association with Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism, New York. Its programs in print, television, radio and online/multimedia journalism embody the best practices in media industry and media technology. After obtaining a diploma from IIJNM, our graduates also have the option of continuing their study for three more months in a prestigious Master’s degree programme at Salford University in the U.K.
Today, IIJNM is regarded by many in the media community as among the best in journalism study in all of South Asia. Students study under the guidance of Indian and foreign veteran journalists who are complemented by guest lecturers from the media industry. In summary, by the time the academic year ends, the graduating class is ready to hit the road running in their chosen fields – an unmatched experience among media education institutions for motivated students.
Masters Degree Courses (3)
PG Diploma in Broadcast Journalism
PG Diploma in Online/Multimedia Journalism
PG Diploma in Print Journalism
Courses After 12th
Placements at Indian Institute of Journalism & New Media (IIJNM)
IIJNM has a record of excellent placement; practically 100% of our graduates have been placed in media organizations at attractive salaries during the past several years. Active campus recruiting is complemented by persistent contacts with a large number of media companies.