Master Diploma in Journalism & Mass Communication


The Quaide Milleth International Academy of Media Studies (QIAMS) is dedicated to the task of producing dynamic and socially conscious media professionals for the digital era.

The Master Diploma in Journalism & Communication* course is spread over two semesters, The Journalism curriculum at QIAMS is designed to prepare students for the rapid changes taking place in the field of media which is undergoing tremendous transformation. The digital platform and the Internet offer new avenues for dissemination of information as well as huge opportunities to those who are creatively inclined. The course at QIAMS is flexible, contemporary, and taught by active media professionals with the help of state-of-the-art technology labs.

QIAMS Alumni have proved to be in high demand and are already at work in all areas of journalism. Their success is a tribute both to their talent and to the institution that educated and trained them.

*Accredited and Affiliated to NCVTE, Govt of India


Any Bachelor’s Degree (Candidates who are yet to write their undergraduate degree examination as well as those awaiting the results of their undergraduate examination are eligible to apply).

Enrolled students should provide their mark sheet or degree certificate to the Dean ideally within the first week of commencement of classes. However, since the undergraduate exam results are likely to be delayed, more time may be given for submission of the certificates. All students awaiting their examination results should provide their degree certificate latest by the end of February 2021. Course Name Master Diploma in Journalism & Mass Communication
1 Course Duration 1 year
2 Eligibility Any degree
3 Course Fee 82,600/-inclusive of Goods & Services Tax (GST) @18% (*Deserving candidates will be awarded concessional scholarship ) For details contact the Dean.
4 Class Duration 4 hrs per day (Monday– Friday)
5 Timing 9.00 to 1.00 pm


Tuition fees for the Master Diploma in Journalism & Communication programme is INR 82,600/-inclusive of Goods & Services Tax (GST) @18% (Rs 70,000 + Rs.12,600)

This fee is to be paid in two equal instalments, with sufficient intervals of 6 months duration. The dates for paying the instalments would be announced based on the government directive to open educational institutions.


QIAMS offers scholarships on a merit-cum-means basis to students seeking and qualifying for them. It must be indicated clearly in the application if the student requires a scholarship. The full and partial scholarships cover tuition fees and, in special cases, living expenses. Please submit proof of family income as stated in the application form.


Core Subjects +
  • Basics of Journalism
  • Writing for Media
  • Current affairs
  • Indian Constitution and Effects on Legal Provisions for Media
  • Technical Skills
  • Digital Journalism
  • Lab Journal
Electives +
  • Print Journalism
  • Broadcast Journalism