Indian Institute of Mass Communication (IIMC) is an Indian media centre of learning, funded and promoted by the Government of India in New Delhi. IIMC is an autonomous society approved by the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting. First IIMC was established in 1965 by the Government of India on the recommendation of a team of internationally known mass communication specialists from UNESCO and the Ford Foundation. IIMC Dhenkanal was established in 1993 and was the second IIMC campus after its headquarters in Delhi.
IIMC’s are among India's premier institutes for training, teaching and research in mass communication. Currently, IIMC Dhenkanal offers Postgraduate Diploma in English Journalism and Odia Journalism. IIMC Dhenkanal’s permanent campus is situated in the valley of Panionhala (meaning Hanging Water in Odia) Hill which spread over 7.5 acres.
VISION: The Indian Institute of Mass Communication will set global standards for media education, research, extension and training, using state-of-the-art technology for building a knowledge driven information society, contributing to human development, empowerment and participatory democracy, anchored in pluralism, universal values and ethics.
MISSION: To create a dynamic learning and working environment which nurtures new ideas, creativity, research and scholarship and develops leaders and innovators in the domain of media and mass communication.
|Name||Indian Institute of Mass Communication, Dhenkanal|
|Area Covered||7.5 Area|
|Address||IIMC Dhenkanal, Sanchar Marg, Dhenkanal, Orissa
City- Dhenkanal , State- Orissa, 759001
|Space Covered||7.5 Area|