About the Department
SRM Institute of Science and Technology (formerly known as SRM University) is synonymous to the Department of Visual Communication, courses that are equipped with state-of-the-art facilities were started in 2004 as a one-stop-shop providing all facilities for Media Studies. Since its inception the Department has emerged as one of the leading Communication and Media institutes in the country with International reputation. The department has grown from strength to strength through pioneering technologies related to media. The programs are designed to provide a holistic design education that incorporates technology, aesthetics and integrated use of various media. It offers two- year Post - Graduate course (M.Sc. Visual Communication) and three- year Graduate program (B.Sc. Visual Communication).
With a history spanning for eight years, the department has become identical with commitment to quality, trust and reliability. Visual Communication at SRM Institute of Science and Technology is one of the very few private institutes in the country offering full- fledged Post- Graduate and Graduate programs with advanced infrastructure, a comprehensive curriculum, skilled and experienced faculty, placement process, international exchange programs, lively co- curricular activities like theatre, dance, music, cinema and painting with an ambience that encourages students to scale new heights in their areas of interest with a firm root in social sensitivity.
Postgraduate program introduces students to all streams of Visual Communication in the first two semesters and facilitate them to specialize in Visual Media in the last two semesters. Student chooses an on- campus project and produces a high- standard portfolio for professional recognition in the Media Market addition to the compulsory courses based around Visual communication.
The Undergraduate program focuses on media education with a fair understanding of other social sciences. We constantly renew our curriculum and infrastructure to meet the challenges of the changing times.