"In this digital age, the media world is being rapidly transformed, offering new possibilities of dissemination of information, as well as huge opportunities to those who are creatively inclined. However the transformation of the media has been so fast that there are very few institutions that have been able to keep pace with it. The Quaide Milleth International Academy of Media Studies (QIAMS) has been established with the idea of helping students bridge the transformation from traditional media to the modern and fast emerging NEW MEDIA. The courses at QIAMS are contemporary, taught by active media professionals with the help of state-of-the-art technology labs."
With a strong advisory board, QIAMS is gifted with faculty who are experts and well-respected professionals in their field. We are unique in that equal attention is given to training for careers in Tamil media, as well as newly emerging digital media platforms. QIAMS has regular teaching faculty, adjunct faculty from the media industry and eminent guest lecturers.
QIAMS boasts of world class infrastructure with state-of-the-art technology and equipment to facilitate learners. We also have a well-stocked library and subscribe to a wide range of English and Tamil newspapers, journals, and magazines. A cafeteria is also available on the campus.s
QIAMS students been highly successful at finding jobs in various media industries. The faculty ensure that students are placed in various media industries according to their skill set: print, broadcast television, digital and social media, as well as NGOs.
Research is an essential ingredient of journalism. QIAMS understands that and trains students in research practices such as: collecting, managing and interpreting big data, using qualitative research methods for human interest stories, and digitizing old archival material.
There are limited competitive scholarships available for deserving students pursuing Diploma and Advanced Diploma in Journalism.
QIAMS welcomes applicants who demonstrate passion and motivation for a fruitful career as media professionals.