• Overall user rating

    3.9/5

    as per reviews

  • Establishment Year

    Old

    1969

    age > 40 years

  • Institute type

    Private College

Media, Films & Journalism

Publisher 2016
Outlook #3/15

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Available college facilities

  • Hostel

  • Classroom

  • Laboratory

  • Extra - Curricular

  • Library

Its not just a college, its a way of life.

By Piyush Mehra (Class of 2018) , 4 months ago
User Rating
4/5

Xavier Institute of Communications (XIC) has been ranked as one of the best media institutes in India and, it has lived up to every expectation. From renowned faculty to modernised systems, XIC offers all its students the best experience by imitating the industry ambience.


User Rating
3/5

XIC is one of the reputed institutes for media and communication. Located in the campus of St. Xavier's college, Mumbai. I am doing my film studies here and i can clearly say that my college has helped me a lot not just in my academic but also in all other respects such as my passion and also to discover myself.



Faculty

The faculty includes various experts and professionals in the field. The rapport with the student body has developed greatly over the years resulting in increase participation and interest by the students. Eminent Faculty Members: Yogesh Kamdar Rajeev Chawla Satish Bhatia Anu Sinha Abhay Mokashi

More about Xavier Institute of Communication

The Xavier Institute of communications (XIC) was found in the year 1969 by the Catholic Bishops' Conference of India and is an autonomous educational institution. It was established to develop scholarship and professionalism in the field of media. Xavier Institute of communications (XIC) is managed by St. Xavier's College Society Trust, which comprises St. Xavier's College, the Institute of Management, the Institute of Counseling and the Heras Institute of Indian History and Culture.

XIC ranks among the top and biggest non-government media centres in Asia. It processes learning of self discovery and develops an understanding of the field well. The institute offers career oriented Diploma & Certificate courses in the field of media, services, training and production. XIC believe in the potential of the media as a tool for integral development.

Courses Offered at Xavier Institute of Communication

XIC offers Post Graduate - diploma courses & certificate courses in Communications.

7 Courses

PG Courses (7)

Diploma Course (Journalism & Mass Communication)
4.0/5
Affiliated to N.A.
Accrediated by N.A.
  • course delivery

    Full-Time
  • INR

    Total Course Fee

    ?

    Mandatory fees for the total duration of the degree. Doesn't includes overages like transport, hostel, etc. if they are optional.

    2,70,000
  • Duration

    10 months
Admission/Eligibility criteria
35 years or below in age. AND Have completed 3 years of Graduation (12+3 years) in an University approved stream: (Arts, Commerce, Science, Computers, BMM, BMS, BE, Catering, etc….) OR Are appearing for your Last Semester or Third year Graduation this year.

College admission: Important timelines

  • Admission Notification

    March

  • Admission Deadline

    April

  • First Session Date

    July

Course details

The Journalism and mass com Course integrates creation with distribution of knowledge and imparts the necessary skills with the help of practical applications. course Content: 17 Modules Electives :1 Group to be chosen from 3 Groups offered workshops seminars Diploma given to students on the completion of a total of 335 Sessions (67 Credits) -

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Diploma Course (Public Relations & Corporate Communication)
Affiliated to N.A.
Accrediated by N.A.
  • course delivery

    Full-Time
  • INR

    Total Course Fee

    ?

    Mandatory fees for the total duration of the degree. Doesn't includes overages like transport, hostel, etc. if they are optional.

    2,19,000
  • Duration

    10 months
Admission/Eligibility criteria
35 years or below in age. AND Have completed 3 years of Graduation (12+3 years) in an University approved stream: (Arts, Commerce, Science, Computers, BMM, BMS, BE, Catering, etc….) OR Are appearing for your Last Semester or Third year Graduation this year.

College admission: Important timelines

  • Admission Notification

    March

  • Admission Deadline

    April

  • First Session Date

    July

Course details

The Public Relations and Corporate Communication course trains Discipline to students for professional knowledge and skills in communication applicable to corporates. To practise Public Relations an individual should be able to strategically handle tool and channels for distribution of information & retrieval in order to build relationships with individuals and public. A part of this PG diploma course is done through assisted learning including assignments, research, case studies, individual and group projects. Course Content: 32 modules Seminars workshops (the costs of which are included in the tuition fee). Diploma given to students on the completion of a total of 410 sessions / 82 credits. -

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Diploma in Advertising & Marketing
4.5/5
Affiliated to N.A.
Accrediated by N.A.
  • INR

    Total Course Fee

    ?

    Mandatory fees for the total duration of the degree. Doesn't includes overages like transport, hostel, etc. if they are optional.

    2,43,000
  • Duration

    10 months
Admission/Eligibility criteria
35 years or below in age. AND Have completed 3 years of Graduation (12+3 years) in an University approved stream: (Arts, Commerce, Science, Computers, BMM, BMS, BE, Catering, etc….) OR Are appearing for your Last Semester or Third year Graduation this year.

College admission: Important timelines

  • Admission Notification

    March

  • Admission Deadline

    April

  • First Session Date

    July

Course details

The Advertising & Marketing Communication course is set in a way that it give in depth knowledge about Advertising and Marketing communication. This PG diploma programme teaches the student how Advertising and Marketing communication inter-relates and gives a greater importance to student performance evaluation, assignments and research by students. First Semester- Comprehensive perspective of Advertising & Marketing. Second Semester- Project based Course Content: 26 Modules Seminars Workshops client projects Diploma given to students on the completion of a total of 345 sessions / 70 credits (including 2 credits of Internship) -

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Diploma Course (Film, Television & Digital Video Production)
3.0/5
Affiliated to N.A.
Accrediated by N.A.
  • INR

    Total Course Fee

    ?

    Mandatory fees for the total duration of the degree. Doesn't includes overages like transport, hostel, etc. if they are optional.

    3,13,000
  • Duration

    10 months
Admission/Eligibility criteria
35 years or below in age. AND Have completed 3 years of Graduation (12+3 years) in an University approved stream: (Arts, Commerce, Science, Computers, BMM, BMS, BE, Catering, etc….) OR Are appearing for your Last Semester or Third year Graduation this year.

College admission: Important timelines

  • Admission Notification

    March

  • Admission Deadline

    April

  • First Session Date

    July

Course details

The Film, TV & Digital Video Promotion course emphasis on providing a combination of film and television with a main focus on direction and production. Through this post graduate diploma programme students will get a first hand knowledge of how scheduling and budgeting is done. Students in addition also visit and watch film screening, workshops, field trips and guest lectures. Apart from focus on audio-visual production (scripting, cinematography, editing, sound and special effects), this course also given an opportunity to students to watch and understand classical and contemporary cinema in order to change the social environment of this age of digital technology. Core process of learning: polytechnic style of teaching this process will provide the students with practical hands on training and they will have to learn by making mistakes. this will help in sharpening their skills under the guidance of experiences instructors. -

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Diploma in Mass Communication
4.0/5
Affiliated to N.A.
Accrediated by N.A.
  • INR

    Total Course Fee

    ?

    Mandatory fees for the total duration of the degree. Doesn't includes overages like transport, hostel, etc. if they are optional.

    55,000
  • Duration

    10 months
Admission/Eligibility criteria
35 years or below in age. AND Have completed 3 years of Graduation (12+3 years) in an University approved stream: (Arts, Commerce, Science, Computers, BMM, BMS, BE, Catering, etc….) OR Are appearing for your Last Semester or Third year Graduation this year.

College admission: Important timelines

  • Admission Notification

    March

  • Admission Deadline

    April

  • First Session Date

    July

Course details

- -

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Advanced Integrated Communication Programme
Affiliated to N.A.
Accrediated by N.A.
  • course delivery

    Part-Time
  • INR

    Total Course Fee

    ?

    Mandatory fees for the total duration of the degree. Doesn't includes overages like transport, hostel, etc. if they are optional.

    2,07,000
  • Duration

    10 months
Admission/Eligibility criteria
A Graduate in any discipline and Work experience of 2 years in a non-staff function (executive or supervisory function desired). Organizational sponsorship for this program preferred but not compulsory

College admission: Important timelines

  • Admission Notification

    March

  • Admission Deadline

    April

  • First Session Date

    July

Course details

The Advanced Integrated Communication Programme is a new course by Xaviers Institue of Communication which is made specifically for working professionals. This course is for those individual practicing Advertising, Marketing, Public Relations, Media, Production and other similar domains. this is because Communication as a subject is looked in a combined manner where various parts of field instead of breaking up are consolidates in order to give the right impact. thus impact will always be greater looking at the integration of all Communication alternatives regardless of which domain the individual practises in. This post-graduate Course ’s major part will be carried based on the case studies and theory practice. Course content: 25 modules seminars workshops Diploma given to participants on the completion of a total of 200 sessions / 40 credits-

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Communication for Development
Affiliated to N.A.
Accrediated by N.A.
  • course delivery

    Full-Time
  • INR

    Total Course Fee

    ?

    Mandatory fees for the total duration of the degree. Doesn't includes overages like transport, hostel, etc. if they are optional.

    1,51,000
  • Duration

    10 months
Admission/Eligibility criteria
Age limit : 35 years or below in age. Graduate in any stream. Good communication skills. Passion to create social change. Critical outlook about media and development. 2-3 years work experience in related field such as NGO/ Pvt. CSR division is preferred.

College admission: Important timelines

  • Admission Notification

    March

  • Admission Deadline

    June

  • First Session Date

    July

Course details

The Communication for Development course teaches the students about the theory on approaches to development in India, poverty discourse among many others. This post-graduate diploma programme also includes Research and the necessary skills like journalistic writing, public service advertising, film-making & screen writing for TV. A part of this PG diploma course is done through assisted learning including assignments, research, case studies and individual and group projects. Course content: 11 modules seminars workshops Diploma given to students on the completion of a total of 355 Sessions 71 Credits -

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College Placements

Available College Facilities

The Xavier Institute of Communications (XIC) is at 2 locations: St. Xavier's College campus, Mumbai St. Xavier's High School campus, Mumbai The Institute has a good infrastructure ; teaching facilities with fully equipped classrooms, computer lab, sound studio etc.

Hostel
No hostel Facilities. However XIC does help students to locate safe and affordable accommodation near college. Please enquire at the office.

Facilities available in Hostel

  • Boys Hostel
  • Girls Hostel
  • Dormitory
  • AC Rooms
  • Non AC Rooms
  • Wi-Fi
  • Cafetaria
  • ATM
  • General Store
  • Gym
  • Medical Clinic / Shop
  • CCTV
  • Bookshop
  • Laundry
  • Air Cooler Rooms
  • Power Backup
  • Post Office
  • Parking for Two / Four Wheelers
  • Salon
  • TV Room
  • Photocopy Machines
Classroom

Class rooms are properly furnished with state-of-the art equipments which are well equipped with educational audio-visual systems, LCD projectors & Network connection for providing a conducive atmosphere for learning. The classrooms are also spacious, well lighted & well ventilated.

Laboratory

The students can design sound effects for films and videos through the post production facilities. The sound studio meets the needs of recording of religious groups,regional and folk music producers, media professionals etc.The Editing system available is the Final Cut Pro - Version 4.5. Facilities to capture, edit and produce your video film like an expert.

Facilities available in Laboratory

  • AC Labs
  • Student:Computer Ratio
  • Computers in Labs
Extra - Curricular
Various Certificate courses are conducted at the institute, such as: Computer Graphics for Print Design (CGPD) Broadcasting ,Compering, Dubbing, E-Book Narration& Journalism in Marathi Announcing, Broadcasting,Compering, Dubbing and E-books (ABCDE) Creative Writing conducted by Himali Kothari Creative Writing Workshop conducted by Renu Balakrishnan Public Speaking and Personality Enhancement Photography Radio Jockey Extension Programmes

Facilities available in Extra - Curricular

  • Theatre
  • Debates
  • Declamations
  • Events Committee
  • Singing Club
  • Dance School
Library
XIC has its own Media Resource Centre with extensive collection of books, audio visuals, CCMRC collection, CGMRC which the students can have access with prior request.

Facilities available in Library

  • Number of books
  • Number of online journals
  • Number of magazine subscriptions
  • Computerized library
  • Book bank facility

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