The Department of Mass Communication is one of the premier institutions of the country engaged in imparting training in mass communication theories and skills. The department has also been conducting media research of societal importance in its Ph.D programme since 2009.
The Department of Mass Communication is equipped with state-of- the-art production facility. Its studio is equipped with an advanced three-camera set-up and high-tech console and outdoor recording equipment. The department's video production facility is rated as one of the best for the production of news and current affairs programmes. Its computer lab is developed to be a high end facility. The newly constructed classroom complex is equipped with two smart classrooms and other latest teaching and learning facilities. The seminar library of the department has in its stock a rich collection of over 1700 core books and also subscribes to 10 important national and international journals of academic significance. Its faculty is highly qualified and experienced. It has developed an innovative system of intensive Video Production training with the aim of developing multi-tasking ability among its students. The department has come to eminence by winning several national and international awards in the categories of documentaries and films made by students. Most of its alumni are doing exceptionally well in almost all the reputed media houses of the country.
The department also publishes an annual journal titled, Indian Journal of Communication Review (ISSN No. 2454-9339) https://www.amu.ac.in/newdata/journals/9979.pdf