Journalism is a diverse, competitive and rewarding field. In journalism, gathering, assessing, creating and presenting the news and information. Journalism is said to be the fourth pillar of democracy and backbone of the media industry.
- Content Writer
- Freelance Writer
- Event Manager
- Editorial assistant.
- Magazine features editor
- Magazine journalist
- Newspaper journalist
- Press sub-editor
- Publishing copy-editor/proofreader
- Web content manager
- Ability to “think online” – the ability to adapt and learn as technology changes - Storytelling across mediums - Writing across platforms
including Web writing - Copy editing - Researching and guiding - Curiosity and healthy skepticism - Strong technical skills - Enterprise - Energy and passion
Courses to be pursued
- Bachelor’s degree in Journalism and Mass Communication
- Master’s in Journalism and Mass Communication
Asian College of Journalism
Address: 2nd Main Rd, Tharamani, CIT Campus, Taramani, Chennai, Tamil Nadu 600113
Phone: 044 2254 2842
Indian Institute Of Journalism and Mass Media
Address: Opp. BGS International Residential School Nityanandanagar Kumbalgudu Kengeri Hobli, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560060
Contact: 078292 40368
Many journalists have to work long and irregular hours which includes evening and late night work common. Journalists have to meet deadlines according to their work and they should make sure whether the facts presented are accurate or not. They are called unexpectedly to work when some other journalist is unavailable be it public holidays, weekends or late at night.
Times of India
Address: 7, Times House, Bahadur Shah Zafar Marg, Times Of India, Delhi 110103
Phone: 011 23302000
Address: 18–20 Kasturba Gandhi Marg, New Delhi 110001
Arnab Goswami is a renowned name in the world of journalism. He is also a television news anchor who worked along with Times Now and ET now as an Editor-in-chief and news anchor for 10 years from 2006 to 2016. He is the cofounder of the news channel Republic TV along with Rajeev Chandrashekhar. He is also the managing director of Republic TV.
Rajat Sharma is the recipient of Padma Bhushan Award for his contribution in the field of Literature and Education. Sharma is currently the chairman and editor in chief of an Hindi news channel, India TV. He is also the host of a popular show Aap ki Adaalat on India TV.