Jobs in Communication and Journalism-Career in Communications

Communication is one of the vibrating area of studies. Its importance has increased because of globalisation and global village.  The role of communication has increased manifolds because of interlinking of business, diplomacy,  education and research at the world paradigm.

The skill of communication revolves around your ability in speaking, listening and understanding. Some people have natural basic instincts of communication but most of them have to hone it.

Types of Communication

    • Interpersonal communication
    • Small-group communication
    • Organisational communication
    • Intercultural and international communication
    • Public communication
    • Mass communication
    • Media Communicationcommunications

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Importance of Communication

Success in the life has greatly depend upon the clear and effective communication. Communication acts like as crisis manger and problem solver. On the individual front, it enhances your self-confidence and develops the qualities of leadership. It also make you comfortable on discussions and interviews.  The entrepreneurship in organisations are  fully based on the communication strategy.

Forms of Communication

The non verbal communication is the vital component of communication. It comprises your gesture, posture, attitude, eye contact,  facial expression, personal appearance and facial expression.  As far as verbal communication is concerned, it solely depends upon the skills like reading, writing, listening and speaking.

Career opportunity  and Jobs in Communication

After the age of liberalisation, the significance and importance of communication has touched a level where everyone desired to achieved.   There is no as such dearth of job for  good communicators in the field of Advertising, Journalism, Education, Entrepreneurship, IT field, Managerial level, Public relation, Broadcasting and Interpreter. It helps  you to excel in interviews and jobs. After graduation and post graduate, if you have the flair in communication, can get easily placement  in the above said fields.

Salary, Remuneration

After completing the course in Communication, if you have the impulse of communication, the salary package starts from Rs 15,000-40,000. However, for the deserving candidates after having 4-5  years experience, the remuneration may touch Rs 1 lakh per month

Colleges, Institutions and University offer the course in Communication

Indian Institute of Mass Communication, New Delhi


Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi

University of Lucknow, Lucknow


Bombay College of journalism, Bombay


Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee


English and Foreign Language University Lucknow Campus, Lucknow


Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur


English and Foreign Language University, Hyderabad 


Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur


  Indian Institute of Management, Ahemdabad


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