MA Mass Communications (1 Year)


This is a four-year program comprising 8 semesters, and every semester is consisted of at least five subjects with 3 credit hours each. In this way, every semester consists of 15 credit hours. The student will study a total of 40 subjects plus six credit hours research report/dissertation. After completion of course work, the students will have to write a dissertation to complete their degree. The BS Economics, a 4-year program, is equivalent to 16 years of education.

Program Mission

The Department of Economics carries a mission to develop human resources and transform them into human capital through rigorous teaching, training, and research so that they can significantly contribute to national development. This mission is accomplished through providing quality infrastructure, quality education, and quality training so that the student, after completing education, must be not only innovative, charismatic, and knowledgeable but also a perfect human being and a good citizen. This mission is developed in line with the Best University’s mission, which stresses the need to inculcate professional knowledge, skill, and ethical values among the students.

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Eligibility Criteria

Intermediate or equivalent with at least 2nd division.

Career Prospects

There are a lot of opportunities for Economic graduates at the Best University in different fields. Some of them are as under:

To serve as an Economist in the State Bank of Pakistan, Asian Development Bank, World Bank, etc.

To serve as an Economist in Planning Divisions of Federal and Provincial Governments.

To work as an independent consultant to carry out different research and development  projects.

To start their own business and set up industry if required resources are available.

Scheme of Study

Introduction to Mass Communication Islamic Studies Computers Skills for Mass Communication
Functional English-I Psychology Political Science
Mass Media in Pakistan Writing & Presentation Skills (English-II) Pakistan Studies
News Writing (English/Urdu) Functional Urdu Sociology
Broadcast Journalism (TV &Radio) Current Affairs Communication Skills (English -Ill)
Editing News/Copy Editing (English/Urdu) Economics Optional Subject -I
Reporting & Editing Workshop(English/Urdu) Introduction to Film & Theater Studies Optional Subject- Ill
Media Ethics and Law Introduction to Advertising and PR Online journalism
Communication Theories-I Optional (Foundation)- I Feature, Column & Editorial Writing
Contemporary World Media Communication Theories-II Foundation of Behavioral Research-I
Media seminar Optional Subject (Other Discipline)- IV Foundation of Behavioral Research-II
Statistics Development Communication/DSC Internship & Viva Voce
Specialized Sequence Subject-I International Communication Specialized Sequence Subject-II
Final project/Research Report/Res. Article