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The two-year postgraduate program of M.A. Visual Media and Communication is offered at the School of Arts and Sciences, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Kochi and Mysuru campuses.


The two-year postgraduate program of M.A. Visual Media and Communication is offered at the School of Arts and Sciences, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Kochi campus and Mysuru campus.

Important Note

. Last Date to Submit Application: September 12, 2022


Semester 1
Course Title
Communication and Media Theories
Studies in Visual Aesthetics
Aspects of Journalism: Print, Broadcast & Online
Fundamentals of Creative Advertising
Audiography Lab
Photography Practice
Videography Practice
Graphic Design Lab
Cultural Education
Semester 2
Course Title
Research Methodology for Communication and Media Studies
Film Studies
Film Analysis and Appreciation Lab
Elective I
Digital Video Production Lab
Writing Practice for Mass Media
Programme Casting, Anchoring and Presentation Skills
Media Laws, Ethics and Policies
Amrita Values Programme
Semester 3
Course Title
Corporate Communication and Public Relations
Public Relations Campaign Practical
Elective II
TV Commercial Production Practice
New Media and Web Technologies Basics Lab
Photo Imaging & Designing Lab.
Mini Project in Media and Communication
Live-in-Lab.@ / Open Elective*
Semester 4
Course Title
Comprehensive and Technical Viva Voce
Elective I & II
Course Title
Creative Expression Practice in English & Regional Languages
Corporate Video Production Lab
Packaging and Illustration Practical
Advanced Ad Photography Lab
Digital Video Compositing Lab
Responsive Web Designing Lab
Screenplay Writing Techniques



Graduation in any discipline with 50% marks.


Two Years – Four Semesters

Fee Structure

Fee Structure ( Semester wise)
  • Tuition Fee: 56,200
  • Caution Deposit: 2000

Note: # DOES NOT include expenses for food, travel, accommodation for Field and Study Trips, participation in events and conferences, programmes / competitions, Internships, Portfolio Presentation and Printing booklet, Special Internship, Placement Trips, Projects / Dissertation, excursion, etc. subject to change whenever required.

Scholarship Scheme

SCHOLARSHIP SCHEME (at the time of admission) is offered for all courses (except Ph.D.)

  • Scheme 1 – Applicants having above 95% marks in the qualifying examination: 50% concession in Tuition Fees
  • Scheme 2 – Applicants having marks between 90% and 94% in the qualifying examination: 40% concession in Tuition Fees
  • Scheme 3 – Applicants having marks between 80% and 89% in the qualifying examination: 30% concession in Tuition Fee
 Fees for the year 2022-2023
Fee Type Slab Seats(%) Fees(Year Wise)
Scholarship Fees 1 5% ₹ 42,500
Scholarship Fees 2 6% ₹ 63,750
Regular Fees 3 89% ₹85,000
College Caution Deposit  –  ₹ 3000


  • % of Seats based on Total admissions per course
  • Scholarship for 1st year students will be awarded based on the academic performance in both semesters (Odd and Even).
  •  For example – First year student will get scholarship benefit in second year.
  •   Scholarship will be renewed on request in subsequent years on consistent academic performance by securing a Semester Grade Point Average (SGPA) of
    •  9.5 and above for 5% Students (% of Seats based on total admissions per course)
    •  9.0 and above for 6% Students (% of Seats based on total admissions per course) in each semester without any arrear at any point of time.

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