Department of Media Studies

Degree Programs

The Department of Media Studies is offering following programs:

  • BS (Media Studies)
  • BS (Social Sciences)
  • MS (Media Studies)
  • MS (Social Sciences)

INTRODUCTION

The media has emerged as a great institution of nation building in modern times. This requires that the future media-persons should have adequate academic foundation as to serve the country and their respective profession in a better manner. SMI University's department of Media Studies has been established with that objective in mind.

The importance of the Department increases with the fact that the University is located in the area where leading media outlets, both print and electronic, like Daily Dawn, Daily Jang, The News, as well as almost all the major satellite television networks are located.

The Department has its own television studio as well as FM Radio station, providing an opportunity for hands-on training on latest broadcasting equipment.

Three Distinctions of the Department

Television and Radio studio: The Department of Media Studies at SMIU has its own state-of- the art television studio and FM Radio studio to serve as its broadcasting laboratories. Both the studios offer hands-on training to the students.

Location on Media Street: SMIU is located in the area where leading media outlets, both print and electronic, like Daily Dawn, Daily Jang, Daily Express Tribune, Daily The News, as well as almost all the major television networks are located.