In a survey conducted by Bangalore's India Foundation for the Arts,
Jamia Millia Islamia University's 'Centre for Culture, Media &
Governance' (CCMG) has been rated as a 'Centre with Potential for
The survey called 'Arts and Humanities Research Mapping, India' has
listed 12 such centres in the country with CCMG being one of them.
'The centres have been chosen on the quality of the research
programmes, the perception of the institution among members of the
academic community in India and abroad and its contribution to the
specific field of research and to the larger domain of the arts and
humanities,' says the report.
According to the report, CCGM seeks to enhance the integration and
development of interdisciplinary research into media and culture in
India and South Asia.
Various programmes have been envisaged
and are in the process of implementation.
The report further expects that an archive of media research data
would be created for researchers across South Asia.
It will inculcate comparative
perspectives across disciplines and regions and build networks of
media scholars, policy analysts, social scientists, civil society
actors and media professionals.