National Conference

Start Date: March 04, 2016

End Date: March 05, 2016


National Conference

This Conference, organized by Manipal University's School of Communication, examines the many facets of Communication in India: its growth over the last several decades as well as the prospects and challenges of Communication Research in the country. India’s media and communication scenario has seen dynamic changes over the last several years. India’s film industry, worth nearly Rs.140 billion is the largest movie producer in the world. The social media have redefined many aspects of life over the last several years. At the same time, despite the growth of digital readership, and challenges from social media, India’s print media have sustained their place. This conference intends to bring together academics, professionals and students engaged in Media and Communication studies to discuss the nuances, characteristics, prospects and challenges of Communication Research in India. 


  • Journalism & Mass Communication

  • Broadcast Media (TV & Radio)

  • Corporate Communication

  • New Media & Social Media

  • Alternative Media

  • Film Studies & Animation / Creative Communication

  • Environment & Development Communication / Cultural Studies, Language & Literature

  • Gender & Communication / Media Laws & Ethics / Other Related Areas