New Academic Session
Apeejay Institute of Mass Communication organizes various workshops and seminars. The institute organized academic session where prominent persons from media industry were invited. They addressed the changing media scenario. The academic session was held on inauguration of new academic session of AIMC in New Delhi. The chief guest was Mr. G. Krishnan, Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director of the TV Today Network Ltd., the broadcaster of Aaj Tak and Headlines Today.
The Indian media is occupying a wonderful phase of creativity and innovation in marketing and content. Mr. Krishnan delivered his speech on this subject. He stated in his detailed presentation that the development of media industry could beat the meltdown. He further explained that the use of media has been increasing drastically due to its availability in various forms for instance mobile. Mr. Krishnan stated that this facility caters to the necessity of viewers as they can access it anywhere and anytime.
According to Mr. Krishnan, the emergence of new technology in the realm of media has maximized the scope for creativity. The media can be accessed on the mobile phone. People do not need to wait to know about news and live match commentary. They get to know it on mobile. The passion for mobile media among people has been increasing every coming day. It is one of the best resources to know about what is happening around us. Mr. Krishnan further added that the availability of related and interesting programmes should drive the viewer-ship in these new media outlets.
Mr. Krishnan stated that in near future there would be finer innovation in this sphere, while bringing attention to the benefits of using mobile building the brands and marketing the products. Mr. Krishnan praised the AIMC for maintaining quality education and congratulated students who have completed internship with leading television channels like Headlines Today and Aaj Tak.
Professor Ashok Ogra, Director, Apeejay Institute of Mass Communication (AIMC) spoke on this occasion. He explicated that AIMC has turned up as India's one of the best media institutes as its students have been placed in prominent media firms in India as well as abroad including:
- Radio FMs
- Television channels
- Production Companies
- PR / Event Management firms
Apeejay Institute of Mass Communication organized a wonderful cultural-cum-creative event. This event was held in November 2008 where students participated enthusiastically. The institute has Students Committee that is energetically engaged in arranging extra-curricular activities. The day incorporated a plethora of interesting activities where students had an excellent opportunity to demonstrate their skills.
In 2008, the eleventh convocation was held at Apeejay Campus Dwarka. Shri Bhupender Singh Hooda, Hon'ble CM of Haryana, was the chief guest of this programme. He awarded deserved students with certificates of Master of Journalism and Mass Communication.
Synergy is an annual management festival. It was held in February 2008. The programme encompassed various activities, which facilitated students to stimulate confidence and leadership skills. These activities include:
- Bulls and Bears
- Time management
- Cultural events
- Management games
- Planning and teamwork
- Synergy enables the students to learn