Indian Institute of Journalism and New Media - Bangalore

Indian Institute of Journalism and New Media - Bangalore

Indian Institute of Journalism and New Media - Bangalore

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Indian Institute of Journalism and New Media is the first choice for students who are looking for a carrier in Journalism and Printing. It is one of South Asia's top school for journalism and media. It is located in Bangalore, the heart of India's high-tech industry. The institute recognized by the government of India helps to learn the craft of journalism. Print, Web and Television are IIJNM's areas of focus.

IIJNM in association with Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism, New York offers a curriculum that prepares its graduates for greater positions in the media industry.

One of the institute proffesor says that their whole purpose is not to train candidates for the next job, but to educate them for significant careers. More about the college…

Campus: The institute spreads over 5 acres of land with 30,000 sq.ft. facility with big auditoriums, sophisticated media labs, classrooms, conference rooms and library. Every student gets private and calm study area.

Courses Offered

1) Post-graduate diploma in print, broadcast or online/multimedia journalism.

2) Graduate diploma in print, broadcast or online/multimedia journalism.


One-year Postgraduate Diploma Program: A Bachelor’s degree in any discipline is required. Applicants awaiting final year examination results or who will be graduating this year may also apply. Read more here…

One-year Diploma Program: Students who have completed or awaiting results for 10+2 / pre-university are eligible to apply. Read more here…

Duration and enrollment: 1 year. Maximum of 110 students.

Admission Procedures:

Admission procedure for the diploma programs:

1. Completion and submission of application form. Download form here…
2. Successful completion of Online Aptitude Test
3. Personal interview

Completed application form must reach IIJNM no later than May 31, 2016.

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IIJNM provides students and faculties individual computers.

IIJNM has State of the art materials to facilitate student’s work.

Faculty members include nation's leading news organizations and academic institutions

IIJNM offers an i-Learning project to help professional development in the media.

IIJNM provides convenient and modern residential facility for students.

IIJNM has a journalism museum within its campus

Fees are moderate and affordable.

IIJNM offers student loans through banks for students.

The Institute provides transport service for faculty members and students.


The institution achieves almost 100% placement at attractive salaries every year.

Companies that came for placement in IIJNM include


· CNBC Awaaz


· Star News

· Newswire 18

· NewsX

· Indian Express

· Times of India

· Times Now


· Outlook

· Rediff

· Press Association UK

· Sakaal Publications

· Deccan Chronicle

· Hindustan Times

· Bangalore Mirror

· Infomedia

· Reuters

· Google

· CMPt



· TV9

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Awards and Accomplishment

IIJNM is a recipient of the Knight International Press Fellowship.

International Center for Journalists (ICFJ), Washington, DC awarded IIJNM with Ford Environmental Reporting Fellowship in 2002-03.

Deepika Bhardwaj was selected by Thomson Foundation for the "Future Media Leaders Program" at Cardiff, Wales, UK, awarding a scholarship of £6900.

Asian Development Bank Institute (ADBI) presented Supriya Khandekar with Young Development Journalist of the Year award at the Developing Asia Journalism Awards (DAJA) in 2016.

Renowned Alumni

Any mainstream publication or TV channel will have an IIJNM alumni.

Amrita M. Thomas - IBM
Chinmayee Manjunath - Tehelka
Debarshi Dasgupta - Hindustan Times
Dipti Jain - Indian Express
Hemali Chhapia - The Times of India
Karthik M - The New Indian Express
Nadeshda Zareen - The Indian Express
Swati Sengupta -
Tamara C. D' Mello - The New York Times (Intern)



IIJNM is situated on 5 acres of beautifully kept grounds surrounded by rolling hills.

The 30,000-sq.-ft. facility features large classrooms, auditoriums, a sophisticated media lab, library, and conference rooms. Each student is assigned a private study area with a personal computer connected to a network running powerful servers, e-mail, and high-speed 24 hour access to the Internet. Read more here…


The IIJNM program requires intense study for one year, and all students must preferably stay in the college dormitory next to the campus, unless an exemption is granted. A convenient and modern residential facility is provided separately for male and female students.

Healthy climate, adequate supply of clean water, and a secure area free of pollution and noise make the stay comfortable and enjoyable. The campus is just 45 minutes from Bangalore city center, and public transport runs very frequently. More on accommodation here…

316, 5th A Cross, 3rd Block,
HRBR Layout, Kalyananagar PO,
Bangalore 560 043,
Tel: 080-25444995/25432565/25432575
Fax: 080-25440210

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0 # Harikiran 2018-06-16
Hii, plz suggest me What higher studies options are available after completion of MBBS in Kheda?
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0 # Jagan 2018-06-17
On completion of MBBS, for being specialised in a specific field, candidate will have to take up MD or MS course in Kheda with appropriate specialization.
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0 # Rohan 2018-05-26
Hii, I am from Purba Medinipur, I have completed 12th in science stream, looking career in engineering,Tell me about the fee details of best engineering colleges
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0 # Pallavi 2018-05-27
hii, good to see that you are from Purba Medinipur, There are very good career opportunities in engineering, you have taken very good decision, but if we talk about fee of best colleges its depend on college to college but the range is Rs. 50,000 to 1,50,000 per year
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0 # Aarav 2018-05-12
Hello, I have done B.Sc Honors in Mathematice, am I eligible for MBA, if yes plz suggest MBA colleges in Darrang
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0 # Shruti 2018-05-13
Yes, you are eligible for MBA, any graduate can do MBA if one have maths in 12th, find the list of MBA colleges in Darrang here- MBA in Darrang
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0 # Aarav 2018-05-12
Hii, I want to be a good doctor, plz suggest me the best MBBS colleges in Bhubaneswar?
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0 # Jagan 2018-05-13
Its good that you are interested in medical field, get good MBBS colleges in Bhubaneswar are KIIT University ; All India Institute of Medical Sciences Bhubaneswar ; Utkal University
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0 # Aarush 2018-05-12
Hello, I want to know about the entrance exam for MBA, also suggest some MBA colleges in Ranga Reddy
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0 # Shruti 2018-05-13
There are various exams for MBA i.e. CAT, MAT, XAT, SNAP, etc, you can give CAT for IIMs, find MBA colleges in Ranga Reddy here-Sree Nidhi Institute Of Science & Tech. ; C V S R College Of Engg. ; Vardhaman College Of Engg. ; K.N.R. College Of Engg. & Tech.
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0 # Aarav 2018-04-28
Hello, I am from Vidarbha, want to know How to get admission to MBBS at JIPMER
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0 # Pallavi 2018-04-29
For getting admission, you should go through online entrance test known as JIPMER MBBS, after clearing this you can get admission in this institute, you can also find other good MBBS institutes of Vidarbha-Medical in Vidarbha
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0 # Nishith 2018-04-21
Hii, I am from Jaintia Hills let me know, What is the need of NEET Phase II?
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0 # Jagan 2018-04-22
If a phase I test taker of Jaintia Hills oe other places is not satisfied his/her performance in the test or if a candidate has missed out to apply for NEET, he/she can apply for phase 2 exam, It is a second chance provided to aspiring candidates.
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0 # Nishith Older than three months
Hii, I am from Parbhani, plz tell me What is the difference between NEET and AIPMT for MBBS Admission?
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0 # Jagan Older than three months
Both NEET and AIPMT are conducted for admission to MBBS and BDS Courses, NEET is national level test, while AIPMT is conducted by CBSE for admission to these courses in government medical and dental colleges of all places including Parbhani
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0 # Vivaan Older than three months
Hello, I am from Lohit I have secured 8,000 rank in NEET, plz let me know whic college I can get
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0 # Shruti Older than three months
Hii, for finding MBBS college you can go through mock counselling , please visit here- mock counselling, you can also get good MBBS college in Lohit.
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