The course imparts hands-on training with a solid theoretical grounding for students aspiring to be print media journalists. Digital journalism modules are aimed at adapting their skills to produce online media content. Print students are also exposed to television journalism modules to keep their career options open.
The course trains students to master the skills required to be an electronic media professional using the latest technology. Digital journalism modules are aimed at adapting their broadcast skills for online media. Broadcast students are also exposed to print journalism modules to keep their career options open.
MASCOM pays optimum attention to real newsroom situations in a unique fashion, providing students with well-rounded education in journalism.
We kept the course fee affordable because MASCOM is a not-for-profit institution and is run with a mission to make journalism education available to everyone.
The lab newspaper, website and lab news bulletins that students produce every week without fail, sticking to the editorial processes of a real media organisation, are MASCOM's chief training tools.
Correspondent, Manorama News, Kochi
I was lucky to be part of MASCOM’s first batch. It was really a turning point in my life. Prof. Thomas Oommen, I would say, is the best journalism teacher in India. My good wishes to all future batches.
Chief Sub Editor, Malayala Manorama, Kottayam
It's true, MASCOM didn't 'teach' me journalism! Instead it helped me to imbibe, savour and enjoy the true spirit of journalism with passion...Read More
Senior reporter Malayala Manorama, New Delhi
Mascom really shaped the journalist in me. It was enriching to be nurtured in it's training, ably supported by Manorama's heritage resources...Read More
Senior Reporter Malayala Manorama Kozhikode
MASCOM is second home to me - the home where the journalist in me was born. MASCOM is not a mere institute of journalism...Read More
Special Correspondent, The Times Of India
Media, especially news,is an industry that needs you to hit the ground running once you graduate. You are expected to find news stories or edit...Read More
Deputy News Editor The Week, Kochi
Every news desk is powered by a core team of go-to men. If you are ever in a fight, you would want these guys in your corner...Read More
EIC, EMEA Headlines & Broker Research, Thomson Reuters
MASCOM was a great place to learn reporting and writing, and more importantly it instilled in me the professionalism needed for a career in...Read More
News Trainee, Editorial CNBC-TV18
Hands on training and review by faculty at MASCOM gave me an immediate insight about the prevailing modus operandi in the real world of Journalism...Read More