Thompson River University – BMMFebruary 28, 2022 2022-09-22 6:59
Thompson River University – BMM
BMM in Thompson River University - 2 years in India + 2 years in Canada
About Thompson River University
Thompson Rivers is a Canadian leader in knowledge export, delivering TRU curricula overseas through joint and accredited programs with institutional partners in China, India, Malaysia, Thailand, Singapore, Vietnam, and Dubai.
TRU also undertakes a wide range of customised training and consulting projects for international clients. These programs are most often delivered at the main TRU campus in Kamloops, in the surrounding communities and/or in the client's home country. One of TRU’s largest streams of programming in this area combines English language and teacher training for groups of qualified teachers from abroad.
Tours take about one hour and include stops at some of our buildings such as The Arts and Education Building, Campus Activity Centre, House of Learning, our new Nursing and Population Health Building, Ken Lepin Building, Gymnasium, Culinary Arts Training Centre and Trades and Technology Building.
Home to over 570 students, our modern, 11-storey tower has some of the best views in the city. Each private bedroom includes a desk, chair, double XL bed, TV and overhead lighting. Floors are co-ed, but individual units are either all female or all male. Choose either a two- or four-bedroom suite.
McGill Residence (off-campus accommodation)
McGill Residence has 300 self-contained rooms, divided into 75 units, in three buildings. Each unit shares a common area and a washroom. All residents have access to a central building with study and recreation space. Each housing unit is assigned to four males or four female students.
East Village (off-campus accommodation)
East Village is the newest addition to TRU Housing and is home to almost 300 students. East Village is located in the eastern part of campus and is a six-minute walk from the Old Main building.
Within East Village, students can choose between four-bedroom suites, or two/three-bedroom apartments. Each suite comes with a private bedroom, bathroom, full kitchen and dining area.
Apartments are the perfect option for upper-year students as they include all the amenities available in the suites, plus a spacious living area, a balcony and air conditioning. Both suites and apartments are fully furnished, with all utilities including wireless internet. All residents have access to a central building with recreation, study and laundry spaces.
West Gate Dormitories (off-campus accommodation)
West Gate Dormitories is a temporary, new addition to our campus housing that provides 114 self-contained private rooms starting in January 2022. These quality modular dormitories are fully equipped with upgraded finishes and amenities. Along with a private wshroom (including shower), every single room includes a double pillow top bed, desk and dresser, wall mount TV.
Indian student association:
Link for the association: www.facebook.com/trusuindiaclub/
Why Choose Thompson River University ?
The BA Communication course is a 4-year Bachelors’s Program. Students who have successfully completed the first 2 years of the Mumbai University BMM program at VSIT can opt to transfer to Thompson River University. Such students are accepted by Thompson River University directly into the 3rd year of the Bachelor of Arts in Communication program.
|Semester 1||Effective Communication-1||Core|
|Fundamentals of Mass Communication||Core|
|History Of Media||Core|
|Semester 2||Effective Communication-2||Core|
|Introduction Of Advertising||Core|
|Introduction To Journalism||Core|
|Media, Gender and Culture||Core|
|Semester 3||Electronic Media- I||Ability Enhancement Elective Course (Any one)|
|Theatre And Mass Communication- I|
|Radio Program Production- Is|
|Motion Graphic And Visual Effects- I|
|Corporate Communication and Public Relations||Discipline Specific Course|
|Introduction To Photography|
|Computers and Multimedia-I||Practical|
|Semester 4||Electronic Media- II
Theatre and Mass Communication-II
Radio Program Production-II
Motion Graphics and Visual Effects-II
|Ability Enhancement Elective Course (Any one)|
|Writing and Editing Media
Media Laws And Ethics
Mass Media Research
Computers and Multimedia-II
|Discipline Specific Core|
|Semester 5 & 6||Introduction to Communications||Core|
|Introduction to Professional Writing||Core|
|Introduction to University Writing||Core|
|Mass Communication and the Popular Culture Industry||Core|
|Introduction to Multimedia||Core|
|Managing Festivals and Events||Core|
|Staging Special Events||Core|
|Introduction to Marketing||Core|
|Marketing & Customer Service||Core|
|Semester 7 & 8||Research Methods in Communication||Core|
|Media and Public Relations||Core|
|Journalism Career Preparation 1||Core|
|Journalism Career Preparation 2||Core|
|Journalism Career Preparation 3||Core|
|Semester 7||Event Marketing||Electives|
|Technology and Communication||Electives|
|Social Networks, Online Identities, and Internet Memes||Electives|
|Introduction to Visual Culture (HTA)||Electives|
|Electives||Philosophy and Pop Culture||Electives|
|Philosophy of Technology and Society||Electives|
|Media Theory and History||Electives|
|Introduction to News Photography and Videography||Electives|
|Introduction to Reporting Skills and Techniques||Electives|
|Graphic Application and Design I||Electives|
|The World of Events||Electives|
|Human Resource Management||Electives|
|Management Information Systems||Electives|
|Social Media Marketing||Electives|
|Integrated Marketing Communication||Electives|
|The Culture of Events||Electives|
Tuition & Living Expense
|1st Year||₹ 1,500||Application fees|
|2nd Year||₹2,25,000||Tuition fees|
|3rd Year||CAD $19,604 ( ₹1,137,032)||Estimated Tuition fee|
|CAD $7,000 (₹406,000 )||Estimated Living expense|
|4th Year||CAD $19,604 ( ₹1,137,032)||Estimated Tuition fee|
|CAD $7,000 (₹406,000 )||Estimated Living expense|
|IELTS Registration||₹ 14,700|
|VISA fees||CAD $150|