Mass Comm

Currently working at St Joseph’s College (Autonomous), Bangalore (Arts and Science) in the Post Graduate Department of Mass Communication.

Additional Studies:
* Specialisation in Film and Television Studies, University of Warwick, (Oct. 2012-Sept. 2013)

* Academic Visitor (Research), University of Oxford, (Oct. 2013 – Dec. 2013): Research on Cinema, Studies in Social Research Methods, and Workshops and conference
05 Aug. 2010. For Creative Communication you have:
2. Eagleton-Terry-Literary-Theory-an-Introduction


4. Platos republic
5. adorno
13 Sept. Here are some links for the students on CBFC and other related topics


Dept of Journalism Established in 1992
Three year B.A. course with three optionals; mass communication is one of them, but a special one.
Tvesha – bilingual multicolour monthly journal by MCMS students
Saptahik – bilingual multicolour weekly journal by MCMS students
Mediator – English daily newspaper by MCMS year students
Campus Eye – bilingual TV News bulletin on local TV channel V4News by MCMS students
Dhwani – bilingual multicolour journal by final year students
Ripples – English magazine (formerly quarterly news bulletin) by second years
Al-News – daily newspaper headlines bulletin by first years
Al-Week – weekly campus updates by first years

Al-TV – daily Campus television news service by the second & final years

Journalism Faculty:

 Richard Rego SJ
* B.A. (Kannada Major); B.Ph. (Sacred Heart College Chennai); B.Th. (Jnana Deepa Vidyapeeth, Pune); PGDCA (St Joseph’s College, Bangalore);
* M.S. Communication, specialising in Feature Writing & Magazine Production (Bangalore University)

* Research in Kannada Cinema – Girish Kasaravalli (University of Pune)
* Major Research Project – from UGC (2006)

* Major Research Project from the Govt of Karnataka (Karnataka Konkani Sahitya Academy) on “Cultures of Various Konkani Communities Spread Over Karnataka” 2007. Completed successfully and submitted to the Academy. A book has been published by the Academy in Konkani and a 4.25 Hours long documentary DVD also released – documenting the cultural life of 33 various Konkani communities across Karnataka. This is the unique experiment anywhere in Karnataka.

* Communication Needs of Local Communities – a study of Mangalore communities for community broadcasting – Ministry of Information & Broadcasting, New Delhi (2008)
* Science for Women’s Health and Nutrition – Dept of Science & Techonolgoy, New Delhi (In collaboration with CEMCA, New Delhi; Dec. 2011)

* CSCS fellowship on Puttanna Kanagal Films from Centre for the Study of Culture and Society
* One Month Film Appreciation Course (FTII & NFAI, Pune)
* Electronic Cinematography under Prof. A.S. Kanal, FTII
* Photography, Media Centre, Bangalore.
* Regular writer for Konkani periodicals, occasionally to Kannada and English dailies; &

* Editor of media sites, SAC
* Organiser of media events
* Media Consultant for various colleges, institutions in Mangalore.

Ms Laxmi Shenoy (M.S. Communication, MIC)

* P.R. expert
* Event Management

* Member of Board of Studies, University of Mangalore (Journalism)

* Member, Board of Examination, University of Mangalore, University of Manipal, University of Sikkim-Manipal, University of Bangalore

* Chairman, Board of Studies & Board of Examinations, St Aloysius College (Autonomous)
Mr Vishal Nayak.
* M.S. Communication from M.I.C.
* Corporate Communicator for six years
* Formerly visiting faculty, MCMS, St Aloysius College
* Now (since 2010) full time regular faculty.
* In charge – TV Studio
* TV, video projects
* News Log
* editor – Tvesha
* Annual National Level Seminar 2010.

Former Lecturers:

Ms Drishya N.
* M.S. Communication, M.I.C.
* Specialised in Broadcast Media (Community Radio)
* singer
* in charge – Film Circle
* in charge – weekly news bulletin
* in charge – radio bulletins

Celine Vas – specialised in Printi media
– greener pastures.

Ms Manorama, MCJ

Ms. Suman Priya Mendonca (resigned, 2007)

* B.A. in Journalism, Political Science, English optional

* MCJ from Mangalore University

* Neenasam – annual camper

* Handles Public Relations, history of media, news reporting

* Media advisor in the College

* President of Al-Madhyam, media forum of the College

* Editor, Ripples.

* Writer in English

* Conflict Zones – one of the four documentary filmmakers on Mangalore riots.

* Adept at videography

Journalism Creed


Ms Sowparnika Sudhir (Research Assistant & lecturer; resigned, 2008)

Ms Sowmya

3 thoughts on “Mass Comm

  1. Hello…
    I am Pursuing my Masters of mass comm. From Doon Business School and its my 1st year. I did my graduation with BBA stream from Sacred Heart Degree College, Sitapur (Affliated by CSJM Kanpur)
    It will be a great pleasure for me to do internship with NDTV or any other highly reputed media org. Main reason behind leaving the MBA and joining the mass comm is that, i love travelling and photography…
    I want to mix these things up with my career.
    Plz inform me if i can get the golden chance of internship, i will be thankfuL 🙂
    My emaiL id is

    Thank you!!!
    Have a Nice day 🙂

  2. Manish Chandra, thank you for sharing your passion. It’s wonderful.
    Internship at NDTV is a good idea. Doesn’t your business school work out internships for you guys? I am sure, they could do it much more easily for you.
    My best wishes.

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