Online Faculty Development Program "Graphic Design using Canva"

The NSS Unit of Nitte Institute of Communication organized an online Faculty Development Program - Graphic Design using Canva on 14th September 2021, as part of Teachers Day celebrations. The FDP was in association with the Staff Development Centre, Nitte DU.

The program involved training in graphic designing using Canva, a popular graphic design platform used to create social media posters, presentations and other visual content.

The event began with the introduction of the resource person, Prof Raviraj, Head NICO, by Ms Sadhana Deshmukh, Director, SDC. After speaking briefly on Canva, Prof Raviraj went on to demonstrate how a poster, a presentation and video is ...

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'PLAN B' a webinar on Evolving Trends in Corporate Communication

'PLAN B' a webinar on Evolving Trends in Corporate Communication, organised by the final year PG students of Nitte Institute of Communication was held on 3rd July 2021.

Prof Raviraj, Head, NICO introduced the delegates to the theme and Aditya Sandeep, Student Coordinator of the event welcomed the delegates.

The panellists for the webinar were Ms. Sunchika Pandey, CEO, HAT Media; Ms. Neelava Sen, Sr. Communication Specialist, Johnson & Johnson and Mr. Sayan Mazumder, Associate Creative Director, Ogilvy India.

The session took off with Ms Sunchika Pandey talking about her journey from a crime reporter to being the heart and soul of the popular 'Mumbai Po...

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Ummeed - Ek Nayi Subah Ki

The students of BA (final semester) of Nitte Institute of Communication (NICO), as part of their studies in Event Management, organised and hosted a digital event - Ummeed - Ek Nayi Subah Ki, on Google Meet on Saturday, 26th June 2021.

The two-hour-long event had games, songs, videos that the students had planned and also a small tribute to all the frontline workers for their dedicated service during the pandemic.

In addition to current students and faculty, invites were also sent out to alumni of NICO who participated enthusiastically in the event. This being the first time students were organising an entertaining digital event, it was also a learning experience fo...

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Congratulations to Poonam-Zabih and Kavya-Meghana


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Interactive session with Sindhu Janardhan

Sindhu Janardhan, Creative Director, Interactive Avenues, Bangalore a leading Digital Marketing Agency interacted with students of NICO, sharing her experience of working and creating popular campaigns for top brands. The interactive session took place on Thursday, 18th March 2021 at the Institute premises.

Having worked in advertising for 15 years, a large part of it in digital marketing/online advertising, Sindhu shared with students the challenges and opportunities of this medium. She also narrated to students the planning and ideating that went into some of the award-winning campaigns designed by her Agency....

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Two-day online FDP on Media Research

A two-day online Faculty Development Programme on Media Research: Exploring approaches and opportunities was organised by the Research Cell of Nitte Institute of Communication on 15th & 16th March, 2021. The program aimed to bring together diverse voices and perspectives important to the field of media research, and to explore various possibilities and methods in response to these changes.

The programme began with a welcome address by Prof Raviraj, Head, Nitte Institute of Communication. The opening remarks were delivered by Dr. M S Moodithaya, Pro-Vice Chancellor, Nitte (Deemed to be University).

The first session of the day was by Dr. Usharani, Retd. Professor, ...

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