LIBA is signing an agreement with Color Carpenter, a registered Partnership Firm headed by actor John Vijay to jointly design and offer programmes on media management.
Color Carpenter will provide assistance in getting faculty from the industry, arranging for internships and finding placement for the graduates. Color Carpenter will use its offices to get celebrities from media industry to visit LIBA for guest lectures.
To start with we shall be offering a one year part-time executive Diploma in Media management which will train the participants for jobs in Social Media Management, Sports Management, Print Management, Event Management, Celebrity Management and Television & Radio Management. Any graduate will be eligible for this programme. Viscom and Journalism students will benefit a great deal by enrolling in this program.
We shall also offer certificate courses on media related topics. This may be taken up by those already employed in media houses for career growth and horizontal movements to media segments of interest to them.
In a year or two, we plan to start two years full-time media management programs and also offer our programs online.