About the School

The School of Media and Communication Design (SoMCD) is a leading and premier institution in the field of Media and Communication Design. It is ranked 1 st in Uttarakhand and 21 st among the top Media and Communication Schools in India according to a survey by the weekly magazine ‘India Today’ (July 2021). The school offers professional programs with unique and rational combination of theoretical and practical exposure. The programs have been developed to impart high level of knowledge and skills.

The key highlights of our school are:

  • Flexible Curriculum which is updated regularly through continuous evaluation
  • Focus on developing insights, knowledge and skill sets required for employability
  • Best faculty from across the nation with meritorious credits and industry experience
  • Five- Year Integrated MA in Media & Communication Design and MA (Media & Communication Design) with Specializations
  • Specializations which acquaint students with knowledge of:
    • Print
    • Radio
    • Television
    • Digital Media
    • Video Film Design
    • Animation Film Design
    • Graphic Design
    • Advertising & Public Relations
    • Digital Photography
    • Film Studies etc.
  • Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) program for training future professionals and teachers in the chosen area of their study
  • Quality infrastructure enabling effective and interactive teaching-learning processes in a creative atmosphere:
    • Theater-style classrooms equipped with audio- visual learning aids
    • Seminar Hall, Library and E-Library
    • Well- equipped Labs which include:
      • Animation Film Design Lab
      • Print Media & Graphic Design Lab
      • Television Lab
      • Radio Lab
      • Digital Photography Lab
      • Audio-Video Editing cum Computer Lab.

the Head

I take pleasure in welcoming you to the School of Media & Communication Design (SoMCD) at IMS Unison University.

Please take a moment and think of any human activity and social relationship. Communication is a central part of it. Without communication, a human being cannot survive. Communication is a skill that improves the quality of every part of human life. To understand the importance of communication and the vital role played by the media in this dynamic world, the School has designed quality and industry approved programs for professional Media & Communication Design students.

SoMCD is committed to providing the necessary skill-set and knowledge to students to face the ever-changing and challenging world of media and communication, while enriching their personalities via hands-on practical learning. The School offers all academic degree programs like Bachelor’s, Master’s and Doctorate in Media & Communication Design covering a wide range of media studies from traditional to new age media.

Our faculty members are highly qualified having wide experience of academia and media industry both. Media professionals from top media organizations and academicians from renowned universities regularly visit the School to interact with our students. The School also organizes multiple activities like workshops, seminars, debates, photography contests, anchoring, news writing, documentary/ short filmmaking contests and other cultural activities for holistic development of students. I invite you to create a promising career and a bright future with us. I am sure that your chosen program and our efforts will put you on the path of success.

Looking forward to seeing you on the IUU campus.



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