Intensive, cutting-edge Research Programme

Ph.D (Communication)

The Department offers a Doctoral Programme in Communication as per UGC norms.
Research students will be required to complete course work before taking up their research work.

Currently, the department encourages research in:

  • Communication and social change
  • Community media
  • Historical and cultural studies of media
  • Ontology of media and information
  • Health and science communication
  • Digital media studies
  • Feminist media studies
  • Media law and ethics
  • Media and gender, and,
  • Practice-based research

Besides pursuing their research, Ph.D scholars get opportunities to participate in a number of seminars, workshops, interactive sessions with visiting professors, part-time teaching assignments & work on other projects.