The opportunity to work in a radio station is a very interesting one. There are numerous kinds of job in a radio station. You could be into prasaran (broadcasting), news reporting & reading, presenting programs, presenting weather, anchoring and as a radio jockey. Other than that there are jobs in the field of transmission, sound, editing and so on. Considering that the ubiquitous radio, a must for every household once, has once again become popular with the masses because of improved programming, technology and an increasing number of channels. Due to popularity of FM, everyone has again taken a liking to the programs that are broadcasted 24x7 and listen to them using their mobile phones and car stereos, if not a radio.
Eligibility and course duration
An undergraduate degree in any discipline. For working in radio stations, it helps if you have a cheerful personality and a clear voice.
Duration of the course is 1 year.
More about the course
The post graduate diploma in radio prasaran is a useful course for those intending to learn the skills required to become a radio presenter or broadcaster. The courses stresses on improving your presenting skills by giving you lessons on voice modulation, pronunciation and fluency in speech. Those intending to become a radio jockey or presenter, it is essential to have a good voice and pronunciation. For learning broadcasting skills, you are taught about the principles concerning radio broadcasting. You are made familiar with the equipment that is used for broadcasting. You learn how to use and operate them. You learn how radio transmission takes place. Other than the presentation and broadcasting part, you pick up writing skills too, as one has to write scripts for a program, before it gets broadcasted.
Jobs and opportunities
By undertaking this course you get the opportunity to get employed with All India Radio, a government enterprise, or the numerous other private radio stations. The radio stations provide for both Hindi and English language transmissions. Depending upon your comfort in using a certain language you can get to become an English language or a Hindi language presenter. You can become a radio jockey, news reader, anchor or be part of the technical crew that arranges and maintains the transmission equipment, microphone, sound mixers, etc. You can also be part of the production or the editing team and get into directing plays for the radio.
Post Graduate Diploma Radio Prasaran (PGDRP) Admissions for 2020 - 2021 Academic Year
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