The NBA Group of Institutions, an educational venture of JAIN TV, offers comprehensive and dynamic programs at the graduation and post graduation level. The institution presents the students, aspiring to become leading media personnel, with ample opportunities to explore new avenues according to their own interests.
Our in-house television channel – Jain TV – production house and teleport give us an extra edge over others in the realm of media education. The courses at NBA, Bachelors as well as Masters, are a perfect blend of theory and practicals, with special workshops conducted under the auspices of professional media persons. The Centre also offers short-term courses in TV reporting, anchoring, photography, and video editing.
NBA has designed its curriculum in accordance with the ever-dynamic nature of the media. A group of well-qualified faculties, who carry rich on-field experience, trains students to face all the newsroom challenges.
The institute emphasises the significance of a hands-on training program. Therefore, students, with the assistance of professionals, learn technicalities in a well-equipped TV studio, radio studio, PCR, MCR, editing suite etc.
Centre’s News Broadcasting Team (NBT) produces news bulletins, feature programs, and documentaries, and the best of works get airtime on JAIN TV.
While the print module pivots on the regular production of newspapers and magazines, the radio vertical equips students with broadcast skills to create and compose feature programs for the audio medium.
With the advent of social media and multimedia journalism, equal time and space are accorded to these modules, too. As part of digital marketing, the students are instructed about SEO, SMM, SMO, Analysis etc.
Centre’s media training and placement cell ensures that the students are given the best available opportunities to help them get a job easily. The NBA students have been previously placed at esteemed media organisations such as NDTV, Fever 104 FM Whiteladder and Perfect Relations to name a few. Besides theoretical and practical knowledge, the NBA also encourages its students to participate in programs on leading news channels such as News Nation, NDTV, India TV etc. where students get a sense of how a real news set up functions.
Other than that, seasonal celebrations are always welcomed at NBA Group of Institutions. Green Diwali, Streetplay, Desi tadka, Halloween etc. are some of the several events NBA conducts to keep the students motivated.
Proper arrangements have been made for students to play Table Tennis, cricket, football and other games. The students at NBA appreciate the vibrant and stimulating environment, modern infrastructure that includes state-of-the-art studios, computer lab, and a well-stocked library.
Special lectures on personality development, soft skills, and confidence-building are delivered to construct a unique and formidable personality for each student. Group discussions, debates, and festivals are frequently held on NBA campus to develop students’ public-speaking skills.
NBA Group of Institutions is a pioneer in media education for over 2 decades. It is an educational venture of India’s first private news channel Jain TV group. The institution has an experiential approach towards the ever changing media industry, keeping in mind the fast convergence into the media industry, NBA introduces India’s first digital media program with integrated industry training.
NBA Group of Institution has an impressive history of training into audio visual communication and broadcast journalism at par with industry requirements. Having a TV channel in campus gives us an unfair edge over other institutions.
Audio Visual Communication as a stream is undergoing a major convergence globally. Different media convergence into the digital platform has redefined the vocational positioning and intellectual relevance of audio visual communication.
With the rise of the digital media, visual communication has evolved unimaginably in relation to culture and society, while expertise into the interdisciplinary approach. The programme offers two pathways of study: Content Creation in digital formats & Content Movement on digital platforms.
NBA BROADCASTING TEAM, PRINT & RADIO PRACTICALS
The NBA Broadcasting Team comprises of experienced faculties who guide the selected group of students in the production of various bulletins and documentaries. These programmes are made using the latest equipment available in the studios on-campus. Best of the work of the broadcasting team is aired on JAIN TV, giving students maximum exposure, appreciation, and encouragement.
When it comes to practicals related to Print Media, they publish magazines and newspapers under the guidance of faculties.
In addition, students here are also trained for voice overs, jingles and various radio programmes in the radio lab. Experienced and well-trained faculties guide them and help them create radio shows, ads, features, and docu-dramas.
Get hands on experience on the latest media gadgets like Apple Editing Machines, Fully functional Uplink and Downlink Set-up, Art Graphics and Animation System in the computer lab.
Faculty guide the students to learn the required softwares such as Quark Xpress, Photoshop, PageMaker, Coral Draw, Final Cut Pro, Adobe Audition and Adobe Premiere. Because these are the softwares required to work in the media industry.
NBA has a library with a plethora of books on various Mass Communication, Journalism as well as Business Management subjects that are a part of the academic process. In addition, students can also read various novels, short stories, poetry and other relevant books here. All books have been carefully selected to give the students holistic exposure. The facilitators help students develop their research skills, provide expert guidance and advice on how to find and use the information they need during the course.
At NBA, extracurricular activities are given high weightage. Games and recreational activities form a vital component of the learning process. NBA provides arenas for games like table tennis, volleyball and badminton which aim to rejuvenate students in the course of their busy schedule.