Duration: 1.0 yrs |Mode: Regular|Avg. Fees: 40,000 / Year
3 (Courses) 5 (Institute)
There are so many alternate career options other than mainstream jobs that pay you well and offer a very fun and exciting environment out of which one is Radio Jockey. It was in the year 1999 when people started experimenting and producing interactive shows on the radio other than the traditional ones.
A Radio Jockey is very different from past radio personalities in India, who were simply termed as announcers. They not only inform you but entertain you, interact with you, and some of them are not less than celebrities. Few of the RJs in the country are so popular with their shows being aired on radio for years. To be a Radio Jockey it is very necessary to have a charming, spontaneous and pleasing personality since its all about voice and words on air.
Note: It is mandatory to present all original documents, certificates, and mark sheets at the time of admission.
Entrance Exam for Radio Jockey courses is conducted by Encompass Institute of Radio Management.
Some institutes also conduct their own screening test, voice test in the case of certificate courses.
At the start of your career, aspirants can look for interning with All India Radio. They hold auditions every 3 months to train the candidates and also introduce them to audio/ radio technology. As a fresher, an RJs salary is up to Rs. 15,000 per month. Some radio station also pays the RJs according to the number of shows they do per week.
The average fee for Radio Jockey is INR 40,000 per year.
Radio Jockey is a 1 year course.
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