GUWAHATI, Sept 8: Krishna Kanta Handiqui State Open University (KKHSOU), situated in Guwahati, proudly stands as the first and only Open and Distance Learning University in the region. This institution is now unveiling an exciting array of academic programs in the realm of journalism and mass communication. These programs are carefully crafted to cater to the aspirations and talents of both budding enthusiasts and working professionals alike.
At the heart of this offering is a two-year master’s program that provides students with advanced knowledge and skills crucial for thriving in the dynamic world of journalism and mass communication. It serves as a comprehensive foundation for those embarking on this exciting career path.
For those seeking a more streamlined journey, KKHSOU presents a one-year post graduate diploma in mass communication. In just a year, this diploma program imparts a thorough understanding of mass communication, enabling students to explore a wide range of captivating career opportunities.
Additionally, there’s a six-month diploma in journalism and mass communication, designed to offer essential skills in a condensed time frame. This option caters to individuals looking for a quicker route to acquiring the fundamental competencies required in mass communication.
For those with a specific interest in broadcast journalism, KKHSOU offers a post graduate diploma in broadcast journalism. This specialised program delves into the intricate world of TV and radio journalism, equipping students with the skills needed to excel in this exciting field.
One remarkable aspect of KKHSOU’s programs is their recognition. The academic credentials obtained from KKHSOU hold the same value as those from traditional institutions, endorsed by the University Grants Commission (UGC). This recognition ensures that KKHSOU graduates are well-prepared to meet the ever-evolving demands of the industry.
Notably, KKHSOU is deeply committed to nurturing the professional growth of working journalists and individuals who aspire to make their mark in the field of journalism and mass communication. The university’s flexible learning approach empowers learners to pursue their studies while effectively balancing other commitments.
In essence, KKHSOU’s foray into the domain of journalism and mass communication promises to be a game-changer, providing accessible and high-quality education to those passionate about this field. It opens doors to a world of possibilities and opportunities for both fresh minds and seasoned professionals.