Undergraduate


PROGRAMMES


Bachelor of Arts / (B.A.)

Students enrolled in our Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) programme will gain a solid theoretical grounding in the academic foundations of journalism, communications and media. In addition to academic rigor, NSoJ also equips students with practical reporting, news gathering,production and editing skills using the acclaimed NSoJ Method that has been successfully used to train world-class journalists. Our students also have unique opportunities to learn from and interact with leading international, national and local public figures who regularly visit NSoJ for talks and workshops.

Diploma in Public Discourse (Dip.P.D.)

Students in our B.A. programme are eligible and encouraged to choose from several professional skill-based courses (PSC) offered by NSoJ each year. Students completing aminimum of 12 PSCs will obtain a Diploma in Public Discourse (Dip.P.D.) at the end of three years concurrently with their Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) degree. Students failing to complete the required number of PSCs to qualify for the Dip.P.D. will receive certificates for the relevant PSCs completed.

Professional Skill-Based Courses


                                           YEAR 1

    ▸ Writing Skills – Foundation (Mandatory)

    ▸ Photography Skills – Foundation

    ▸ Film making Skills – Foundation

    ▸ Video Editing Workshop

    ▸ Public Speaking Workshop

    ▸ Social Media Workshop

    ▸ Page making and design Workshop



                                           YEAR 2

    ▸ Writing Skills – Advanced (Mandatory)

    ▸ Photography Skills – Intermediate

    ▸ Film making Skills – Intermediate

    ▸ TV Anchoring Workshop

    ▸ Advertising Workshop

    ▸ Political Satire Workshop

    ▸ Political Press Officer / Spokesperson Workshop



                                           YEAR 3

    ▸ Public Administration Workshop

    ▸ Photography Skills – Advanced

    ▸ Film making Skills – Advanced

    ▸ Public Relations Workshop

    ▸ Corporate Communications Workshop

    ▸ Political Discourse Workshop

    ▸ Economic and Social Discourse Workshop


Admission Requirements


The dual undergraduate programme at NSoJ is open to applicants who (i) have completed class XII (ISC, CBSE, A-levels or equivalent); and (ii) secured a first class (60%) or equivalent grade. Applicants who are awaiting results of final examinations are eligible to apply.

Our selection panel must choose from a large pool of well-qualified candidates. Our panel will also take into consideration relevant extra-curricular and co-curricular achievements, including at sports, music, debates, student conferences, theatre or model united nations, as well as examples of articles, blog posts, videos, podcasts or other such published material.