Mahamana Madan Mohan Malviya Institute of Hindi Journalism
Name of the Department
Mahamana Madan Mohan Malviya Institute of Hindi Journalism
Name of the Faculty
Mahamana Madan Mohan Malviya Institute of Hindi Journalism
Year of the establishment
2004
Director of the Department
Prof. Om Prakash Singh
About the Institute

The University Grant Commission (UGC) and Government of India had established this Institute for Post Graduate teaching and Research in field of Communication and Journalism in the year 1992.

To mark 125 birth anniversary of Mahamana  Madan Mohan  Malviya and centenery function of Malviya’s edited daily Hindi news paper “ Hindusthan” at Pratapgarh in UP, Late Prime Minister Sri Rajiv Gandhi had declared that an institute would be established in the name of Mahamana Malviya  Ji.

In this regard, Mrs. Krishna  Sahi, Union Minister for Education and Culture had invited a proposal from the UP Chief Minister,  Sri. N.D. Tiwari. The same proposal was again invited by the Union HRD Minister, Sri P. Shiv Shanker  from U.P Chief Minister. This proposal was forwarded by the Chief Minister of  U.P to the Kashi Vidhyapith, Varanasi and Kashi Vidhyapith sent the proposal.

Acting on the proposal of  Kashi Vidhyapith, the U.G.C. set up a committee headed by “Navbharat Times” Editor Sri Rajendra Mathur. On the recommendations  of above  mentioned committee, the U.G.C. had established “Mahamana  Madan Mohan  Malviya Institute of  Hindi  Journalism” in 1992 as well as approval made by U.P. Goverment in 1994. U.G.C. had released a grant in 1994 and MJ(MC) teaching started since   1997and Ph.D research work since 1996.

Course running in the Department
S.No. Name of the Course(Regular/Self Finance) Fee Number of Seats Duration of the Courses Mode of Courses Regular (Full Time /Part time)
1 MJ(MC)  

30 (Regular) &

30 (Self Finance)

2 Years Full Time
Research/Thrust Area of the Department
1. Hindi Journalism
2. Traditional Communication
3. Indian Communication
Teaching Members of the Department
1
Name Prof. Om Prakash Singh
Designations Professor & Director
Qualifications M.A.(Political Science), M.J., Ph.D.
Teaching Experience 20 Years
Specialization Indian theory of communication and Research
Thrust Area Indian theory of communication and Research
No. of Published Books 06
No. of Published Papers 45
Contact No. 9415694457, 0542-2400015
Email Id opmg7@hotmail. com, opmgkv@gmail. com
Non-Teaching Members of the Department
1
Name Smt. Kusum Kumari
Designations Senior Assistant
Qualifications -
Contact No. -
Email Id -
2
Name Shri Virendra Ram Tiwari
Designations Clerk
Qualifications -
Contact No. -
Email Id -
3
Name Shri Ajay Kumar Sharma
Designations Peon
Qualifications -
Contact No. -
Email Id -
4
Name Shri Rajendra Prasad Singh
Designations Peon
Qualifications -
Contact No. -
Email Id -
Departmental Library
S.No. No. of Books Name of National Journal Subscribed in the Department Name of International Journal Subscribed in the Department
1 541
1. Vidura, Chennai
2. Sanchar Shree, Lucknow 
 
Future Mission of the Department:
Research on Indian Communication Theory and Vadic Communication