Department of Journalism


Introduction in Brief:   The Department of Journalism was started in July 1995.   It has been running one year degree course ‘Bachelor of Journalism” and is planning to start Master of Journalism and Mass Communication (2 years) course from the session 2001-2002.   The course is job-oriented and papers on Reporting, Editing, Feature Writing, Newspaper Business Management, Printing Technology, Advertising, Public Relations and Mass Communication are taught.   The Department is having audio-visual equipments and it is going to subscribe to news agency services.   The students bring out a Lab Journal ‘Mile-Stone’ and run a wall newspaper ‘Pahal’ too.   They are given practical exposure to cope with the media-industry requirements.   It is compulsory for the students to go for a 03 weeks field training in the media.

            The Department has sufficient space for teaching and adequate accommodation for the students in the boys and the girls hostels.


Courses Conducted by the Department:

            Course Name                                    Duration                        No. of Seats


            i) Bachelor of Journalism                        One year                     20


Faculty Members:

Chairman:     Brief Profile: Prof. Lal Chand Gupta ‘Mangal’

                                              Chairman, Dept. of Journalism &

                                              Dean, Faculty of Arts & Languages,\

                                             Phone: 01744-34374 (R),    20410 extn. (o)

Other Members:




Address (residence)

1. Dr(Ms.) Madhu Bala



BTH-13, University Campus, Kurukshetra
Phone(R) 21994

2. Mr Ashutosh Mishra



4, Bank Colony, Kurukshetra,
Phone  (R) 28891

3. Mrs. Bindu Sharma






Special Achievements (if any): 

i)                    The Department organised National Workshop on Media Trade Unionism, 12-13 November, 1995.

ii)                  The Department organised 19th Annual Conference of Haryana Eco. Association on 19-20 March, 1999.

Research & Publications of Staff members:  


                                            1. Dr (Ms.) Madhu Bala :   100 Nos.

                                            2. Mr Ashutosh Mishra:      200 Nos.,

                                            3. Mrs Bindu Sharma :   20 nos.

Books written/edited by the staff members:

                                            i) Dr. (Ms.) Madhu Bala:   02 books




                                                                                                Dept. of Journalism