International School of Media and Entertainment Studies (ISOMES): A Leading 360-Degree Media College Imparting Quality Education To Media Aspirants

By The Higher Education Review Team
The Higher Education Review Team Indian Media Industry has seen rapid growth in terms of its reach, innovation, employability and revenue generation. According to a report by IBEF (India Brand Equity Foundation), the Indian Media & Entertainment sector is expected to grow at a Compound Annual Growth Rate (CAGR) of 13.9 percent, to reach US$ 37.55 billion by 2021, outshining the global average of 4.2 percent. With the plethora of opportunities promised in this industry, large numbers of students prefer media and mass communication as their area of study after 12th standard; however, there is a major gap which was noticed by Anurradha Prasad, CMD, BAG NETWORK 24. She perceived that many young students aspired to learn the skills of media industry but they lacked the right platform which would help them achieve their dreams. Soon, Anurradha picked up on their interest and established the International School of Media & Entertainment Studies (ISOMES), a media and entertainment academy that would provide a holistic blend of academic pursuit and industry excellence to aspirants who wish
to make it big in the fascinating media industry.

A premier media school, ISOMES offers a vast variety of programs in the field of journalism and media at graduation and post-graduation level under the umbrella of B.A.G Network (News24 & E24). ISOMES offers Bachelors in Journalism & Mass Communication cum Graduate Diploma in Media & Convergence (BJMC cum GDMC), our PG programmes include Postgraduate Programme and Masters Courses in Mass Communication (MMC), Post Graduate Diploma in TV Production & Direction (PGDTV) as well as Postgraduate Diploma in Broadcast Journalism (PGDBJ). Along with this, ISOMES offers numerous short term courses for Anchoring and Reporting, Post Production and Video Editing, Camera and Lighting, Radio Production and Jockeying, and many more.

"A premier media school, ISOMES offers a vast variety of programs in the field of journalism and media at graduation and post graduation level under the umbrella of B.A.G Network (News24 & E24)"

With the aim of translating dreams into reality, ISOMES offers uniquely designed courses with comprehensive curriculum
prepared in collaboration with the Missouri
School of Journalism (University of Missouri, USA) - the oldest journalism school in the world. With ISOMES being backed by two leading media channels News24 and E24, its students can interact with known media faces. Whereas the classroom sessions are conducted by experienced faculty and recognized media professionals, the students also get the chance to do an internship with News24 and E24. ISOMES is also the only institute in India and around the globe which has an exclusive collaboration with Film and Television Institute of India - Pune, the premier institute of India in Film Making and Acting.

ISOMES has a good placement track record and offers numerous placement opportunities to the students to work in leading Production Houses, Entertainment Channels, News Channels, Radio stations, Event Management Companies and more. In recent years, the college has witnessed some well-known recruitment companies walking-in and being invited for campus placements. Some of these reputed names include ABP News, Aaj Tak, ABP News, E 24, Zee News, Channel 1, CNN IBN, and many more.