Master in Media and Communication

Program Introduction

Pakistan's print, broadcast and web media market is fast expanding, and the advancement in technology has brought in new and tougher competition. The government has started private TV channels. Internet and satellite media are already making a great impact on society in several ways. There is a dire need to produce professionals who can take up exciting positions in various media outlets.

The School of Media & Communication Studies offers a two-year MA Media and Communication degree program. The degree program is designed for the people who are either working in managerial positions in media outlets or are working as media managers in business and industry. The program provides an insight into how the media shapes the worked and, in turn, what shapes the media.

The faculty of Media and Communication at UMT focus on close interaction with individuals working in all communication fields, news organizations and other educational institutions. Professional reporters, editors, photographers, advertising practitioners and public relation specialists are associated through part-time teaching assignments and an extensive internship program.

The graduates of MA Media and Communication finds employment opportunities in several areas such as editorial positions at press, broadcast and web media outlets, managerial positions in media public relation firms or PR departments of corporations, advertising agencies, establishing new businesses, teaching or researching mass communication.

Program Details

2 Years

BA / BSc / BCom with 45% marks in case of annual system and 2.0 CGPA in case of semester system

No 3rd Division in entire academic career