MBA - Media Management (MBA Media)

Updated By Abhinav Chamoli on 25 Nov, 2020

Average Duration
1 years-2 years
Average Fee
15 K-7.5 L INR annual
Exams Accepted
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About MBA - Media Management

MBA in Media Management is a two-year long postgraduate program which is offered by various top colleges and institutes across the country. The course is divided into six semesters and each semester is six months long. The course is designed to provide aspirants with knowledge and skills about how to handle different modes of media.

With media and entertainment industry being one of the fastest growing industries in the country, there is a great demand of media professionals who have the knowledge about media segments such as film, television, print media, music, video making, advertising, newspapers etc.

MBA in Media Management covers diverse ranges of subjects like Animation, Visual Effects, Gaming, New & Interactive Media, Broadcast Entertainment, Film Entertainment and Event Management. It is a right choice for candidates who want to understand the dynamics of the media industry and who possess a creative flair for writing. The ability to work around the clock and meet deadlines is a necessary skill for this job.

The course helps candidates to develop their skills to maximize return on their investment, to create new content and technology in the media field.

MBA - Media Management Syllabus

First Year:

Management Perspectives and Process 

Management Accounting

Business Management

Organizational Behavior

Quantitative Techniques

Marketing Management

Managerial Economics

Total Quality Management

Financial Management

Business Ethics

Production & Operation Management

Research Methodology


Second Year:

Principles of Mass Communication

News Reporting & Editing

Professional Journalism

Media Ethics & Laws

Corporate Governance

Strategic Management

Print Media Management

Supply Chain Management

Management Control Systems

Public Relation Management

Management Information Systems

Project Management

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MBA - Media Management Career Options and Job Prospects

After completing the MBA Media Management course, candidates have lucrative career opportunities both in public and private sector. Interested students can even go for further studies such as Ph.D. and research programmes in the further specialised field of their choice.

MBA graduates can work in media industry like radio, journalism, public relations, publishing houses, advertising agencies, print journalism etc. The average annual salary of a media management professional is Rs. 3 lakh to Rs. 4 lakh. The figure may vary as per industry trends and as per one’s professional experience. The popular job roles that are offered to a media professional are as follows:

  • Media Strategist
  • Media Analyst
  • Management Trainee
  • Online Media Analyst
  • Digital Media Analyst
  • Marketing Executive
  • Marketing Communication Executive
  • Assistant Manager
  • Social Media Manager
  • Digital Media Manager
  • Account Manager

Questions Related to MBA Media Course

MBA admission : In which month , the admissions for MBA will start?

-AdminUpdated on November 06, 2020 07:16 PM
  • 14 Answers
Shreya Sareen, CollegeDekho Expert

Dear Student,

The registration for MBA at LPU begins in September and January. However, due to COVID-19, the last date ...


Along with my graduation, I want to do preparation for MBA in design management. How can I prepare for this and with which subjects should I initiate?

-VaishnaviUpdated on November 03, 2020 01:23 PM
  • 1 Answer
Samiksha Rautela, Student / Alumni

Dear Student,

To prepare for MBA in Design Management you can prepare for exams such as CAT, GMAT and MAT ...


How to apply For MBA program with only UG marks in hand against vacant seat in the institutions?As per the AICTE notice dated 25 August 2020 which allows to fill up the vacant seats by considering only UG marks.

-HarshitUpdated on September 13, 2020 11:48 AM
  • 1 Answer
Shreya Sareen, CollegeDekho Expert

Dear Student,

You are advised to confirm whether your selected college is accepting admission on the basis of UG Marks ...


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What are the top colleges offering MBA - Media Management courses ?

Following are some of the top colleges offering Management courses : Institute of Management-Christ University (Bangalore) , National Institute of Industrial Engineering (Mumbai) , Department of Management Studies - IITR (Roorkee) , Indian Institute of Technology (Chennai) , Department of Management Studies, Indian Institute of Technology (Delhi). You can explore these colleges on our website to check if they offer MBA - Media Management or not.

What is the average fee for the course MBA - Media Management ?

The average fee for MBA - Media Management is INR 8,00,000 per year.

What is the duration of the course MBA - Media Management ?

MBA - Media Management is a 2 year course.

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