School of Media and Communication

The School of Media & Communication had its inception in the year 2011 with the purpose of shaping graduates with a broad range of communication & multimedia production skills, in addition to an in-depth understanding of how multimedia is revolutionizing the current industry. The School has the technical competence and resources to handle varied aspects of Multimedia such as Film & TV Production, Audio, Radio Production, Animation, Graphics, Visual Effects, Acting, Scriptwriting & Direction, Creative Writing, Print & Electronic Journalism etc. The Faculty consists of a careful pooling of Academicians & Technicians from the above said segments with sufficient teaching and/or production experience. The School provides facilities such as a fully High Definition (HD) Still Photo & Video Production Studio and Audio Studio – both fully equipped with high end editing facilities, a Digital Lab consisting of high end machines per student, a media lab and a huge repository of films and documentaries.

The School stresses the following aspects as most important to its teaching-learning process

  1. Developing the innate visual perception of the student
  2. Instilling Professional Ethics & Discipline appropriate to a media professional
  3. Making students industry ready through organizing exhibitions & industry interaction programs
  4. Motivating and facilitating the creative unfolding of each student

Courses Offered

MA in Multimedia 2 Years (4 Semesters)

The Major Focus Areas in Multimedia include Mass Communication, Animation, Graphic Design, Print & Electronic Journalism, Radio, Film & TV, Internet, Writing (Fiction & Non-Fiction), 3D, Media Ethics etc. The total four semester coursework consists of Four Theory Papers, Eleven Practical Papers and Six Projects. The First three semesters have one project each and the final semester is entirely devoted to three projects.

Job Opportunities

The world of Multimedia is evolving rapidly the world over offering you the greatest of career opportunities. The men and women of Multimedia expertise is a great component of the Marketing Strategies of all companies, small and big, and in today’s world no company is going to survive without developing attractive and eye-catching multimedia content for its promotion. A Master Degree in Multimedia is your entry ticket into the fascinating world of mass media, film & advertisement

MCJ - Master of Communication & Journalism 2 Years (4 Semesters)

The syllabus is designed to equip the student with the creative and professional skills required in the mass media industry. it is a four semester course; each semester comprises 4 theory papers and 1 practical paper. The fourth semester has an additional Dissertation and viva voce. The practical works include Reporting, Editing & Translation, Radio & Video Production, Lab Journal & DTP.

Job Opportunities

The need for journalists equipped with the technical competence to work in evolving areas of journalism such as TV & Digital Media is on the rise. The MCJ Programme in DIST is designed with this same purpose. The major areas where an MCJ Graduate can work include Print & Electronic Journalism, Public Relations, Copywriting, Advertising & Brand Management.

BA - in Multimedia 3 Years (6 Semesters)

This basic course in Multimedia is designed with the objective of moulding outstanding professionals in the fields of Videography, Animation, Journalism, Advertising, Film and Electronic Editing. The program consists of a total of 120 credits divided into six semesters with five papers each. There are two internship programs in semester IV and V. The final semester has two major projects in the field of Animation & Videography.

Job Opportunities

The world of Multimedia is evolving rapidly the world over offering you the greatest of career opportunities. The men and women of Multimedia expertise is a great component of the Marketing Strategies of all companies, small and big, and in today’s world no company is going to survive without developing attractive and eye-catching multimedia content for its promotion. A Bachelor Degree in Multimedia is your entry ticket into the fascinating world of mass media, film & advertisement

BA ECJ - BA in English, Communication & Journalism 3 Years (6 Semesters)

This triple main program is specially designed to mould excellent journalists and media professionals taking into account the vital role that Communication skills in general and English language in specific play in gaining excellent job opportunities for a student. The program consists of a total of 120 credits divided into six semesters with five papers each. Apart from lab work, projects and seminars, the course also has two internship programs in Communicative English (in IV Semester) and in Journalism (in VI Semester)

Job Opportunities

Students who have completed this triple main program can become versatile professionals in the growing sector of e-journalism, copywriting and website management. The three disciplines taught in this programme are complimentary to each other and therefore for people looking for a bright career in the above said segments, this is the most suitable programme.

BA - in Animation and Visual Effects 3 Years (6 Semesters)

The Animation and Visual effect programme prepares graduates for a wide range of careers in the industry such as 3D Animation, 2D Animation , Film Visual effects, TV motion graphics, Game Industry, Advertisement Industry etc. The skills taught in the programme encompass craft at a technical level; yet also include design, drawing, critical thinking, creativity, daring, collaboration, and a fundamental awareness of theory and history. Throughout the program, students are engaged in all aspects of Animation/Visual effect design and production. The programme starts from concept development and production design to the completion of finished segments.

The programme begins with Animation/Visual effect history, theory and traditional hand skills, then progresses to current Animation/Visual effect practices and technology. Students create 2D and 3Danimations, Visual effects combining Video and Computer graphic elements, Motion Graphics, Cinematography, Graphic design, Editing, web pages and more. The program encourages innovation while stressing strong technical and presentation skills. Students have to experiment and develop their own creative approaches. The Candidates become eligible for a Degree after six-semesters of study, spanning over a period of 3 years and successful completion of the Examination.

Job Opportunities

The world of Graphics & Animation is evolving rapidly the world over offering you the greatest of career opportunities. A Bachelor Degree in Animation & Visual Effects is your entry ticket into the fascinating world of mass media, film & advertisement. The men and women of Multimedia expertise is a great component of the Marketing Strategies of all companies, small and big, and in today’s world no company is going to survive without developing attractive and eye-catching multimedia content for its promotion.

Admission Procedure

  1. MA in Multimedia

    Eligibility
    Basic academic qualification is a graduation in any field (However, preference will be given to candidates with the following qualification: Degree/Additional Diploma in Multimedia, Animation, Graphics, Videography, Film Appreciation, Journalism, Communication, Visual Arts, Painting, Theatre, Architecture and Music)

    Admission Process
    Application form can be downloaded or can be directly obtained from the college office. The filled in application can be sent along with the DD for Rs. 500/- in favour of Principal, DIST, payable at Angamaly. To obtain the application form by post, send a DD for Rs. 550/-. The admission is based on merit and aptitude test conducted by the college. Please click on the Online Application button to start the admission process or click on the download application button to process your application offline



  2. MCJ - Master of Communication & Journalism

    Eligibility
    Any degree with 45% marks in aggregate

    Admission Process
    Application form can be downloaded or can be directly obtained from the college office. The filled in application can be sent along with the DD for Rs. 500/- in favour of Principal, DIST, payable at Angamaly. To obtain the application form by post, send a DD for Rs. 550/-. The admission is based on merit and aptitude test conducted by the college.
    Please click on the Online Application button to start the admission process or click on the download application button to process your application offline



  3. BA - in Multimedia

    Eligibility
    A pass in Plus Two or equivalent examination with not less than 45% marks in aggregate

    Admission Process
    Application form can be downloaded or can be directly obtained from the college office. The filled in application can be sent along with the DD for Rs. 500/- in favour of Principal, DIST, payable at Angamaly. To obtain the application form by post, send a DD for Rs. 550/-. The admission is based on merit and aptitude test conducted by the college.
    Please click on the Online Application button to start the admission process or click on the download application button to process your application offline

  4. BA ECJ - BA in English, Communication & Journalism

    Eligibility
    A pass in Plus Two or equivalent examination with not less than 45% marks in aggregate

    Admission Process
    Application form can be downloaded or can be directly obtained from the college office. The filled in application can be sent along with the DD for Rs. 500/- in favour of Principal, DIST, payable at Angamaly. To obtain the application form by post, send a DD for Rs. 550/-. The admission to merit quota is guided by the Centralized Allotment Process (UGCAP) of MG University. The admission to management quota is based on the aptitude test and final interview conducted by the College.
    Please click on the Online Application button to start the admission process or click on the download application button to process your application offline

  5. BA - in Animation and Visual Effects

    Eligibility
    A pass in +2 or equivalent examination/Any Degree. Candidates must appear for a written test and an interview. The test will be based on aptitude and general topics related to media and English.

    Admission Process
    Application form to be filled and submitted via online using the official website of the college www.depaul.edu.in and paying the prescribed fee. The merit list will be drawn on the basis of the marks secured during the qualifying examination. The written test and interview will have equal weightage (i.e. 50:50).
    Please click on the Online Application button to start the admission process or click on the download application button to process your application offline

Activities

Industrial Visits

Industrial Visits: arranged to give an exposure to students to the world of entertainment and visual presentation being seen applied in Film & TV, Advertisement & Promotion

Specialization

The School provides opportunities to students to work more in specialized areas on the basis of their job preference and skills

Finishing School

This intense programme aims to nurture in students those skills that are needed to make them ready for the Industry.

Association Activities

Through students association and various clubs students actively involve themselves in the academic as well as non-academic affairs of the school. It has become a vibrant platform for students to brush up and showcases their talents, skills, creativity and their innovative ideas.

Multimedia Fest

Being conducted as an annual event attracting participation from various colleges from various parts of the country and intended to be a platform for future film directors, cinematographers, editors and other artists and technicians of the world of film & entertainment

Social Outreach Programme

Students engage themselves in various types of community services under this umbrella which is meant to inculcate in them an awareness of social problems.

Exhibitions & Short Film Festivals

Meant to help students to showcase the best fruits of their creativity in front of employers, teachers, friends and general public and gain feedback, encouragement and confidence in their skills

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About Us

De Paul Institute of Science and Technology (DiST), Angamaly, is an ISO 9001:2008 Certified professional college run by De Paul Education Trust and owned by Marymatha Province of Vincentian Congregation. Education is one of the most important areas of its activities. The Vincentians hold aloft the sublime values of justice, peace and love and aims at creating a new generation with a difference. The students must prove not only their academic excellence but also show a deep commitment to the society they live in. The college is situated in an eco-friendly and academic-friendly atmosphere amidst a fast developing industrial and business town and sylvan surroundings. Info park Kochi, Cochin International Airport and Smart City are all a stone's throw away.

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