The Department of Visual Media and Communication at Amrita School of Arts and Sciences, Kochi has pioneered a uniquely incorporated combination of innovative media theories and practical works, designed to foster the critical understanding and creative use of the audio-visual media.
Students are endowed with a comprehensive grounding in the practical and theoretical areas of Journalism, Mass Communication and Broadcast Media including TV, Radio and Web, Print Media, Graphics, Multimedia, Animation, Visual Arts, PR and Advertising, Film Studies, Painting and Photography.
Science Communication, Visual Communication, Media Ethics, Visual Arts, Semantic Web.
We have a rich profile of experienced and learned faculty to serve the school.
Many faculty members are involved in active research.
Every department has organized TARGET AREA GROUPS [TAG]
in the domains of specialized areas of knowledge.
M. A. in English Language and Literature, Ph.D. (Honour)
Visual Arts, English Literature, Dramatics, Music and Film Studies
Retired Professor. 43 years of academic experience, including teaching History of Arts - Indian and Western, Theory of composition, screenplay Writing and Paintings. Presented papers in international conferences. Published books. (Also serving Department of English and Languages)
Ph.D., M.A. (English), M.Phill.
Literary theory, Film Studies, Technical Communication.
11 years academic experience, including 8 years in research. Presented papers in national and international conferences and published papers in referred national journals. (Also serving in Department of English and Languages)
UGC-NET (Visual Arts), MFA (Applied Art), Diploma in Advanced Computer Arts (C-DAC)
Visual Semiotics, Visual Arts, Applied Art, Art History, Painting
14 Years Teaching and Research experience, 6 Years Industry experience.
M.Sc. (E-Media & Communication), M.Phil. (Communication Studies) (Ph.D. Thesis Submitted)
New Media, Environmental Communication, Animation Studies, Research Methodology
6 years experience in teaching and research.
Ph. D., M. A., PGCTE (CIFL, Hyderabad)
Communicative English, Fine Arts and Media.
42 years of teaching in Collegiate Education Service, including 14 years in research. (Also Serving in Department of English and Languages)
M.F.A. (Visual Media), UGC-NET(Visual Arts), Advanced Diploma in 2D and 3D Animation
Motion Graphics, Visual Effects, Design Management, Photography
8 years experience in teaching. 10 years industrial experience as Animator/ Graphic Artist.
B. A. (Malayalam), Professional Diploma in Advanced Multimedia Technology with Specialization in Animation and Web Designing
Drawing, Mural Painting, Illustration, Graphic Designing, Photography, Animation
14 years industrial experience in Graphic Desiging. 6 years experience in teaching.
National Diploma in Fire Arts
Painting, Illustration, Typography
Diploma in Drawing and Painting, National Diploma in Fine Arts (Painting), BFA (Painting)
Awards from Kendra Lalit Kala Akademi and Kerala Lalithakala Akademi.
Awards from Kerala Lalithakala Akademi.
M.F.A., National Diploma in Mural Painting.
National Diploma in Fine Arts.(Painting).
Award from Kerala Lalithakala Akademi
M.F.A. (Painting), B.F.A.
Painting, Acting, Dance, Martial Arts
Ph. D. (IIT-Mumbai), M.E. CS (I.I.Sc., Bangalore), B. Tech (Calicut)
Distributed Computing, Science Communication, Culture and Media Studies
42 years academic experience and 23 years research experience in India and abroad
UGC-NET (Mass Communication and Journalism), MCJ
Video Production, Online Journalism, Film studies, Broadcast Journalism
3 Years Teaching and Research experience, 5 Years Industry experience.
MCJ, UGC-NET (Mass Communication and Journalism)
Print and Broadcast Journalism, Communication Theories
2 Years Teaching and Research experience, 5 Years Industry experience.
M.A. (Journalism and Mass Communication), B. A. (History), PG Diploma in Journalism
Programme Production, Documentary Direction, Script Writing.
12 years industrial experience as Reporter and Sub Editor. 5 years experience in teaching.
M.B.A. (HRM), M.Com. (Finance)
Ph.D. in Marketing (Advertising), M.B.A. (Finance), M.A. (English Language and Literature)
Media Organisation, Brand Management, Advertising, Copyrighting, Media Studies
18 years academic experience, including 11 years in research. (Also serving in Department of Commerce and Management)
M.B.A. (HR & Marketing)
HR, Marketing, PR
2 years experience in teaching. 5 years industry experience.
(Also serving in Department of Commerce and Management)
M.Sc., M.B.A., L.L.B., Ph.D. (Thesis Submitted)
M. F. A. (Visual Media), M.B.A.
Video Production, Photography, Direction.
11 years in teaching and Video Production.
M. F. A. (Visual Media), UGC-NET(Mass Communication and Journalism)
Video Production, Photography, Direction.
10 years in teaching and Video Production.
M.F.A. Visual Media
2D Animation, Photography, Videography
4 years industry experience in 2D animation and E-Learning.
Director and Script Writer
B. Sc. Electronics, Diploma in Audiography (FTII, Pune)
Indian Music, Films
Over 18 years of work experience as sound engineer in Hindi, Malayalam, Tamil and other film projects and Ad Films.
M.B.A., B. Sc. (CS), Diploma in Digital Multimedia
Video Editing, Graphic Designing.
21 years industrial experience in Multimedia development.
M. F. A. (Visual Media), Advanced Diploma in Multimedia
Videography, Audiography, Video Editing, Science Comminicatio
14 years academic experience, including 6 years in research and one year in industry.