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  • SPECIAL FEATURES OF THE PROGRAMME
    • Accomplished faculty with excellent teaching skills and technical know-how for creative work in the media.

      A Student friendly campus with excellent Teaching-Learning environment with modern audio-visual facilities for training in print and electronic media (Media Lab, Studios) for high level of practical exposure.

      Active partnership with media houses for training and exposure to industry's best-practices.

      Collaboration with foreign universities to provide exposure and expertise.

      Creation of a centre of excellence for offering variety of training and production.

      Regular updating of syllabus.

      Regular interaction with stalwarts from Media Industry and Academia.

      Exchange of ideas and thoughts through media workshops and seminars.

      Creation of a Centre for Strong Media Research activities.

  • REGULATION
    • 1. The BAJMC, under CBCS, a three year full-time Degree Programme, shall have six semesters. After successful completion of the six semesters, a BAJMC Degree will be awarded to qualified students.
      2. Duration: The duration of the programme shall be 3 years with 6 semesters. Odd semester is from July to December (i.e. 1st , 3rd , 5th semester) and even semester is from January to June (i.e. 2nd , 4th , 6th semester). The examination shall be held tentatively in the month of December and May for odd and even semesters respectively.
      3. Span Period

      No students shall be admitted as a candidate for the examination for any part/s or semester/s after the lapse of six years from the date of admission to the first semester of the B.Com(H) programme
      4. Semester wise no. of Papers and Credits
       

      Semester
      No. of Papers
      Credit
      SEM-I
      5
      24
      SEM-II
      6
      26
      SEM-III
      5
      26
      SEM-IV
      5
      28
      SEM-V
      5
      28
      SEM-VI
      5
      26
      TOTAL
      31
      158

       

      5. Eligibility Criteria for Admission:
      The candidate should have passed +2 Examination of C.H.S.E., Odisha or its equivalent in any discipline with minimum 50% marks in aggregate. The selection would be based on the career and written test with equal weightage.
      6. Attendance:
      A student has to secure a minimum of 75% of attendance in each paper of a Semester to be permitted to sit for the Semester examination. In case a candidate is unable to acquire the stipulated attendance at the end of any Semester, he/she shall not be allowed to appear the end semester examination of that semester.
      7. Classes:
      a. Non-practical subjects of 100 marks with 6 credits ‾ 50 lecture classes and 10 tutorial classes
      b. Non-practical subjects of 100 marks with 4 credits ‾ 30 lecture classes and 10 tutorial classes
      c. Non-practical subjects of 50 marks with 2 credits ‾ 20 lecture classes
      d. Practical subject of 100 marks with 6 credits 40 lecture classes and 20 practical classes.
      e. Practical subjects of 100 marks with 4 credits 25 lecture classes 15 tutorial classes.
      f. practical subjects of 50 marks with 2 credits 10 lecture classes and 10 practical classes.

      8. Scheme of Examination:

      a. Paper setting norms

      Paper setting norms may be incorporated in the policy rules and details will be separately mentioned in “ Examination and Evaluation Policy ”

      b. Class Tests/Quizzes/Presentation
      There shall be class tests/ quizzes/ presentation etc. for each paper carrying maximum of 10 marks ⁄ 5 marks for 100 ⁄ 50 marks paper respectively.

      c. Mid Semester Examination:
      The duration of the examination will be of one hour and maximum marks will be 20 for a 100 marks paper and 10 for 50 marks paper. The concerned faculty member should ensure that the coverage prior to mid-term examination is minimum first and second unit of the paper and the questions will be set from the covered units. The questions will be set in such a manner that to answer them knowledge of both the units will be required. If a candidate fails to appear or failed in the mid-term examination, with the permission of the concerned course teacher he/she can appear at the compensatory mid-term examination before the end semester examination. This would be held once only.

      d. End Semester Examination:
      The end semester examination will be held on consecutive days. There will be one sitting per day. The duration of the examination will be 3 hours for a 70 marks and 2 hours for a 35 marks paper.

      e. A paper having no practical shall consist of three components as
      (i) Mid-Semester Exam. 20%
      (ii) End-Semester Exam. 70%
      (iii) Continuous evaluation in term of class tests, quizzes, case study and class participation etc. 10%

      NB- However if the concerned teacher of a paper wants he/she can exercise his/her discretion with regard to conduct of mid-semester examination and continues evaluation.
      The papers having practical examinations shall consist of three components as :
      i. Mid-Semester Exam.(Theory) 20 %
      ii. End-Semester exam. (Theory) 50 %
      iii. Practical Exam. 30 %



      f. Odd semester examination (1st, 3rd , 5th ) shall be conducted in the month of December and Even semester (2nd , 4th ,6th ) shall be conducted the month of May.

      g. The dates of examination shall be reflected in the Academic calendar.

      h. A candidate has to secure at least 5 grade points both in theory and practical separately to pass the paper and 6 CGPA in aggregate in order to pass the examination.

      i. Award of Distinction: Students securing 6 CGPA in first attempt shall be awarded B.Com(H) with Distinction. Distinction will not be awarded to candidates with back papers. 

      j.Conduct of Examination
      English shall be the medium of instruction and examination.

      k. Back/Repeat
      A candidate who secures less than 5 grade points in individual paper in odd ⁄ even semester may appear the said paper in the following odd/even semester subject a maximum of two times with the span period of the course. However, if a candidate fails in the aggregate, he ⁄ she may appear in any paper of that semester to improve the aggregate subject to a maximum of two times within the span period.

      9. Evaluation Process : Evaluation System: The semester system of examination will have internal system of valuation with a Board for Conducting Examiners to pass the result.

      10. Publication of Results The result will be published within one month from the date of last examination held.
        Grading System:
      Grade Mark Secured from 10 Points

       

      Performance
      Letter Grade
      Range of Marks
      Grade Point
      Outstanding
      ‘ O ’
      90 - =< 100
      10
      Excellent
      ‘ A+ ’
      80 - < 90
      9
      Very Good
      ‘ A ’
      70 - < 80
      8
      Good
      ‘ B+ ’
      60 - < 70
      7
      Above Average
      ‘ B ’
      50 - < 60
      6
      Average & Pass
      ‘ C ’
      40 - < 50
      5
      Failed
      ‘ F ’
      Below 40
      0
      Absent
      ‘ Ab ’
      -
      0

      N.B. A Candidate has to secure 5 grade points to pass in each of the Papers A transitory letter grade I (carrying points 2) shall be introduced for cases where the results are incomplete. This grade shall automatically be converted into appropriate grade(s) as and when the results are complete. A student’s level of competence shall be categorized by a GRADE POINT AVERAGE to be specified as:
      SGPA ‾ Semester Grade Point Average
      CGPA ‾ Cumulative Grade Point Average (a) POINT ‾ Integer equivalent of each letter grade (b) CREDIT ‾ Integer signifying the relative emphasis of individual course item(s) in a semester as indicated by the Course structure and syllabus. In addition to the points, the actual mark secured shall also be reflected in the Grade Sheet / Transcript of Marksheet.

      After successfully completion of the six semester examination students will be awarded BAJMC.

      (However, in case of Distinction, a student has to secure 50% of marks in six semesters in one / first chance)

      The regulation is subject to modification as and when necessary. The Syllabus shall remain valid from 2016-17 Admission Batch.

      11. Credit Transfer There shall be a committee consisting of 3 experts from among the faculty of Schools to take appropriate decision on credit transfer in case of equivalent course.

      12. Unfair means in Examination: Any unfair means adopted by any examinee in any examination conducted by the University shall be punishable as per rules of the University.

      13. Common Grace Mark Rule: This rule shall be made applicable in case of those candidates who after receiving such grace clear the end-term examination. However, the maximum grace mark is restricted to 2% of the total marks of the semester examination, provided further that the grace mark in any paper shall not exceed 10% of the maximum marks in that subject.

  • FACILITIES FOR LEARNING
    • Fully equipped classrooms with multimedia facilities- based on participatory style of learning.
      State of the art Library with access to world class facilities for academic learning.
      Centrally Air conditioned and WI-FI campus with provision of holistic learning environment.
      Gymnasium, cafeteria and health centre with all modern amenities.
      Provision of an environment which promotes team-work while maintaining the individuality.
      Regular yoga instruction facilities.
      Facilities for recreation and sports.
      Mini shopping centre within the campus.
      Special emphasis on Indian heritage and culture.

  • BROAD SELECTION/ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA
    • Eligibility
      -The Candidate should have passed 10+2 from Indian School System (with Minimum 50% in best of 4 subjects). Candidates appearing in final examinations can also apply.
      Selection Process
      -Admission to the BAJMC programme will be made through the following process:
      -Step-1
      Eligible candidates will be required to submit application form in prescribed format.(Can apply online by visiting www.bgu.ac.in)
      -Step-2
      Eligible students would be called for Written Test and Personal Interview.
      Step-3
      -Students would be admitted based on the performance in the written test and Personal Interview.

  • FEE STRUCTURE

    • Academic Fees for BAJMC


      Particulars
      1st Installment
      2nd Installment
      3rd Installment
      4th Installment
      5th Installment
      6th Installment
      Total Rs. 3,00,000.00 (Tuition Fees)
      As per Admission offer letter
      Rs. 67,000.00*#
      15th Dec 2017
      Rs. 50,000,00
      15th June 2018
      Rs.52,000.00#
      15th Dec 2018
      Rs.50,000,00
      15th June 2019
      Rs.52,000/-#
      15th Dec 2019
      Rs.50,000/-

      *Includes Medical Insurance: Rs.2000/-, Library Security: Rs7,500/- & General Security: Rs. 7,500/-
      (Both Library & general security amounts are refundable on completion of Programme subject to clearance).
      # includes Medical Insurance: Rs.2000/-.

      Hostel (Optional)
      Lodging & Boarding expenses (Subject to revision every year)

      Triple Occupancy
      Installments
      1st Installment
      2nd Installment
      3rd Installment
      4th Installment
      5th Installment
      6th Installment
      Due Date
      15th June 2017
      15th Dec 2017
      15th June 2018
      15th Dec 2018
      15th June 2019
      15th Dec 2019
      Lodging ( A/C Accommodation)
      Rs. 29,000
      Rs. 29,000
      Rs. 29,000
      Rs. 29,000
      Rs. 29,000
      Rs. 29,000
      Boarding
      Rs. 30,000
      Rs. 30,000
      Rs. 30,000
      Rs. 30,000
      Rs. 30,000
      Rs. 30,000
      Laundry
      Rs. 2000
      Rs. 20000
      Rs. 2000
      Rs. 2000
      Rs. 2000
      Rs. 2000
      Total Charges
      Rs. 61,000
      Rs. 61,000
      Rs. 61,000
      Rs. 61,000
      Rs. 61,000
      Rs. 61,000


      *Two separate Demand Drafts should be made for Lodging & Mess charges respectively as per any one of the options given in the above table.

      Note:
      1. Student should preserve this schedule for timely payment of fees to avoid penalty for late fee deposition.
      2. No notice or reminder will be sent to student or his/her parents.
      3. No separate letter will be issued for Bank Education Loan.
      4. Demand Draft should be made in the name of "BIRLA GLOBAL UNIVERSITY" Payable at Bhubaneswar.
      NAME OF THE ACCOUNT HOLDER - BIRLA GLOBAL UNIVERSITY
      BANK NAME - UCO BANK
      ACCOUNT NUMBER - 31090110011430
      IFSC CODE - UCBA0003109

  • COURSE STRUCTURE
    • Sem1:
      Core Course:

      1. Fundamentals of Communication
      2. Reporting for Print Media
      3 Editing ( Print Media)
      4. History of Media in India

      Elective Course: (Any One)

      1. Sports Journalism
      2. Science Journalism

      Practical: Reporting & Editing (Print Media)

       

      Sem 2:
      Core Course:

      1.Introduction to Mass Communication
      2. Basics of Computer Application for Mass Media
      3. The  Constitution of India
      4. Introduction to TV & Radio Journalism

      Elective Course:

      1.News Anchoring
      2. Writing for TV & Radio

      Practical : (TV & Radio)

       

      Sem 3:
      Core Course:



      1.Introduction to Public Relations
      2.Fundamentals of Indian Economy
      3.Media Laws & Ethics
      4.Media Management

      Elective Course:


      1.Writing for Public Relations
      2.Folk Media

      Practical : (Public Relations)

       

      Sem 4:
      Core Course:

      1.Introduction to Advertising
      2. Communication and Development
      3. Indian Social System
      4. Global Communication

      Elective:

      1.Principles & techniques of Ad Copy Writing
      2. Media and Culture

      Practical : Advertising



      Sem 5:
      Core Course:

      1. Basics of Web Journalism
      2. National and International Affairs
      3. Intercultural Communication
      4. Mass Media research

      Elective:

      1. Media & Women
      2. Investigative journalism: Trends ,issues and practice

      Practical : Web Journalism



      Sem 6:

      1. Understanding Films
      2. Media and Human Rights
      3. Photojournalism
      4. Media Project
      5. Media Internship

       

       
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