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The Certificate/Diploma in Mass Media Management is a course that combines both business modules and media modules. Therefore, you are not only able to enter the media industry upon graduation, but you can choose to enter the business industry too.

Media Academy is offering this program to all the students who are interested in entering the media industry. The program is delivered by a panel of qualified lecturers who hold the highest qualification and expertise in the field of Mass Media. The program of the course has been designed in a way that gives you an academic as well as practical knowledge to sharpen your skills to become a fully-fledged media personality. You will be able to work locally or internationally as Journalist/Media Personality and also develop as a professional who can manage a media organization.

Certificate and Diploma in Mass Media Management is designed to provide you with a thorough knowledge on the basics of Mass Media as well as intricate areas such as News Reporting and Writing, Parliamentary reporting etc. For the first time in Sri Lankan Media studies, reporting on matters pertaining to parliament, such as privileges and laws related to it, has been included as a full study course in this program.

Following the successful conclusion of the program of study, the students will be able to fit in to any employment opportunities in media as a Journalist, Anchor, Presenter, Film Director, Script Writer, Dramatist, Producer, Art Director, Dubbing Artist, Audio Visual Editor and many more. Student will get the opportunity to undergo a 3 month-period of internship at a media organization to get the real-life experiences of a media personality after the completion of the Diploma in Mass Media Management.

If someone is passionate about becoming a media personality fully equipped with skills, aptitude, knowledge and management abilities, this is the best course of study for them.

 Course Curriculum

 Mass Media Management

  1. Advanced Concepts in Television Media
  2. Advanced Concepts in Broadcasting
  3. Application of New Media Technologies
  4. Advanced study of Parliamentary Reporting/ Lobby Writing
  5. Advanced study of Camera and Videography
  6. Advanced study of Newspaper
  7. Advanced study of Cinematography

  Payment Plans

Payment Plan for Local Students

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Payment Plan for Foreign Students

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  Academic Staff 

 web photos-01 Mr. Dulmin Samarasinghe
Senior Lecturer and Trainer in Srilanka college of JournalsimVisiting Lecturer – KIU
 web photos-02 Mr. Amila Jayasekara
TV Presenter at Sri Lanka Rupavahini CorporationVisiting Lecturer – KIU
Ms. Sithara Kaluarachchi
Producer – Independent Television Network (ITN)
Visiting Lecturer – KIU
Ms. Nicola De Zoyza
Presenter – MTV
Visiting Lecturer – KIU
 web photos-05 Mrs. Tharanga Nanayakkara
Manager – Programs at Asset Radio Broadcasting – Neth FMDip. in writershipe & mass communication USJPAdv Dip. in Councelling
Visiting Lecturer – KIU
 web photos-06 Mr. P. Lakshman Kumara
Public Outreach Officer – Parliament of Sri LankaVisiting Lecturer – KIU
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Mr. U.G. Nuwan Duminda

Parliamentary Media Officer- Parliament of Sri Lanka
Visiting Lecturer – KIU

Arun Prasad

News Editor – Capital FM

Mr. W G W Lasantha Wijayarathne

BA, MA, MA co, (Dip), Env, Jou (Dip), RD,

Manager – Ranmihithenna National Tele Cinema Park

Visiting Lecturer – KIU

Mr. Arun Prasad
News Editor- Capital FM
Visiting Lecturer – KIU
Mr. Nanda Lakshman
Visiting Lecturer – KIU

Programme Details


Diploma in Mass Media Management

Entry Requirements

Category I

Three (03) passes at GCE Advanced Level examination in any stream

Equivalent qualification for international students


1 Year- Part time

Delivery Medium


Contact Details


+94 763 999 601



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