BJMC Admission 2019: Job opportunities, employment sectors, top recruiters and salary trends for journalism graduates

The career options and opportunities in the growing field of journalismand mass communications (BJMC), has a variety of job responsibilities.

Proof-reading, content developing, editing and reporting are some of the main core job profiles, which are preferred in the media industry today.

After completing BJMC course from a good reputed media college, along with the journalism skills and abilities gained, you can get recruited at multiple levels. After completing your bachelors degree in journalism and mass communication (BJMC) you will be in a great demand in the market. If you aspire to study BJMC, then check below the various job options, top recruiters and other important information that can be useful to you in the long run. Job Opportunities after BJMC: After completing your Bachelor in Journalism & Mass Communication (BJMC) you can go for the various job profiles as mentioned below:

  • Journalist, Columnist or Reporter
  • Photojournalist
  • Illustrator
  • Public Relations Officer
  • Feature Writer
  • Staff or Freelance Writer
  • TV Correspondent
  • Video Jockey (VJ)
  • Radio Jockey (RJ)
  • News Analyst

Besides the media field will offer you various engaging job roles to get into such as:

  • Interviewing public in case of any incident or happenings
  • Collecting the data and information from all the locations across the world at any given point of time.
  • Developing public relations and interactions.
  • Investigating the facts and information gathered from the multiple sources
  • Reporting, Editing and publishing different contents as per requirements

Employment Sectors:

Following industries provide career opportunities to the BJMC graduates:

  • Advertising/PR/MR/Event Management
  • Print Media i.e. Newspaper, Magazine etc.
  • Electronic Media i.e. Television, Radio etc.
  • Publishing House
  • Internet Research
  • Content Writing Agencies

Top Recruiters:

Some top companies in the media and entertainment sector that offer jobs to BJMC graduates are as listed below:

  • Times of India
  • India Today
  • Zee News
  • HT Media
  • Jagran Prakash Group
  • News 18
  • NDTV News
  • The Pioneer
  • The Hindu 
  • Doordarshan
  • Indian Express
  • Star India
  • Outlook
  • ABP News

After completing the undergraduate course in BJMC, you can be hired by the press, web media, publishing companies advertising and marketing companies, television broadcasting, radio broadcasting etc.


Apart from the media industry and broadcasting career, you can also plan to choose other career options after journalism course such as they can join as Graphic Designer in any organization, become a marketing manager, professor of writing and reporting in any college. You can even start your own business photo studio.

Salary Trends:


Salary offered to a graduate after BJMC, depends upon several factors like which industry he/she is working for, what is job profile and work experience one has.


However as a fresher, your salary will depend on your skills and expertise,as well as your academic background. If you have studied BJMC, from a reputed college, then you will get benefit in this regard too.



Courtesy: TOI

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