India, July 3rd, 2023: Radio City, India’s leading FM radio station, has joined hands with Jagran Institute of Management & Mass Communication (JIMMC) to introduce an exciting and ground-breaking three months certificate course in ‘New Radio’. This strategic partnership aims to transform the way aspiring radio professionals are trained, providing them with hands-on experience and industry exposure like never before.

Under this visionary alliance, Radio City, known for its innovative approach and commitment to excellence, will lend its radio industry expertise to JIMMC students. All the students will secure a unique opportunity to learn from distinguished Radio Jockeys and technical staff from Radio City, who will impart practical knowledge and share invaluable insights gathered through years of experience in the radio industry.

The partnership will not only provide students with theoretical knowledge but also offer internship opportunities at various Radio City stations across the country. By working alongside industry experts, students will gain hands-on experience and develop the skills necessary to excel in the dynamic world of radio broadcasting.

Mr. Ashit Kukian, CEO of Radio City said, “We are happy to partner with the renowned Jagran Institute of Management & Mass Communication to nurture the next generation of radio talent in India. This collaboration bridges the gap between classroom learning and real-world radio operations, empowering students to become industry-ready professionals. By combining theoretical knowledge with practical insights from seasoned experts, we will equip students with the skills to excel in the competitive radio industry. Together, we are paving the way for a new era of radio education, fostering the growth of passionate individuals in the dynamic world of radio broadcasting.”

Prof. (Dr.) Upendra Pandey, Director of Jagran Institute of Management & Mass Communication said, “We are honored to collaborate with Radio City, a name synonymous with radio excellence. Radio City, being the first private FM radio broadcaster in India, is in a unique position to impact practical knowledge among the students where Radio City’s radio jockeys and technical staff will be taking sessions. Through this partnership, we aim to revolutionize radio education by combining theoretical learning with practical industry exposure. This will enable our students to embark on successful careers in the radio industry.”

Commenting on the new course, Mr. Dheeraj Sharma, Assistant Professor & Course Coordinator said, “The partnership between Radio City and JIMMC will not only strengthen the curriculum but also enhance the overall learning experience through workshops, guest lectures, and industry interactions. This certificate course will allow students will gain insights into the latest trends, technologies, and best practices in the radio industry, ensuring they stay ahead of the curve in this ever-evolving field.”