Mass Media (EM)
Year of establishment: 2006-2007
The Department conducted an entrance examination (for entry into the BMM course) on Sunday, 11th June 2006. 197 students appeared for the same and the course began with strength of 60 students.
The department functions clearly on the inputs of the visiting faculty and thanks the visiting faculty for their contribution.
The department invited a number of veterans from the field of Mass Media.
One of the co-ordinators of the course, Varsha Malwade has been appointed on the ad-hoc Board of Studies for BMM from the year 2006-07.
The students made the department proud by winning a number of prizes at various intercollegiate media festivals and by participating into various media related activities and festivals.
a. Umang: First Year BMM students of the College had maximum participation at the N. M. College intercollegiate festival called ‘Umang’. Anushi Chaturvedi and Samruddhi Karkare won third position at Radio Jockeying. Gauri Kalelkar won the ‘Best Actress Award' at the One- act play competition.
b. Technovanza ’06: Parag Arsekar participated in the final round in Technical Movie Making at this national technical festival.
c. Blizzard At Blitzkrieg: The Media Fest, ‘Blitzkrieg 06’ held at K. C. College, witnessed maximum participation from Ruia propelling it in the first five positions for nine out of eleven events. ‘A person is getting ready in front of the mirror and…’ was the feat for Ridhesh Sejpal, Niti Govila, Anish Dedhia and Aseem Latkar to conquer.
d. Enigma Scream: Neeti Govila, Niraj Jani and Ridhesh Sejpal won second position in Short Film Making in this festival at R. A. Podar College. Drushti Aggarwal, Neeti Govila, Niraj Jani and Ridhesh Sejpal won Second position in Mobile Film Making in this festival.
e. Ad-Quiz: Hemant Yadav and Mohit Lala won 1st Prize at the quiz competition held by Department of Commerce.
f. Programme on DD News: The BMM students participated in a programme called ‘Genext’ on 15th august 2006.