The B.M.M. Department of L. S. Raheja College of Arts and Commerce is a centre to create a balanced portfolio for students giving them a 360-degree exposure at both curricular and co-curricular activities.
With a vision to create the shining stars in the realm of communication industry tomorrow, we, at Raheja have tried to create an atmosphere that grooms the vibrant personalities of the students.
We make our students industry prepared, imparting them with skills that aid them in facing the professional challenges head-on. Over the years, our students have diversified and established themselves as reputable professionals in the fields of television, cinema, advertising, journalism, photography, public Relations, events management, etc.
We encourage creativity and give a boost to their hidden talents by motivating them to be a part of various collegiate and inter-collegiate events. Our students have created a niche in organising and leading the college to gleaming victories.
The enthusiasm and the zeal of students; motivating faculties and the co-ordinator and most importantly the support of the principal and the management is thereby responsible in taking the department to great heights in such a short span of time.
Course Co-ordinator: Prof. Kavita Makhija
Academic Year 2014 – 2015
The academic year 2014-2015 was filled with excitement and palpable fervour amongst the students and the faculties alike.
Seminars, Workshops and Guests Lectures:
As per the university guidelines a student is required to maintain minimum 75% attendance in each subject in every semester.
The Department display attendance records to students twice a semester i.e. one in mid-July and other in mid-August and for second half of the Academic year – one in mid-January and other in mid-February. Students whose names appear in the 1st attendance list as Defaulters are given a verbal warning and an undertaking is collected by the co-ordinator and if the same appears in the second list, Parents are called for a meeting and the attendance defaulter student is given an extra project work related to the subject in which he/she has defaulted in attendance.
Awards and Recognitions:
Annual Academic Festival - Retake 2015
Retake is L.S. Raheja College’s Bachelors of Mass Media student’s initiative with an aim to create a distinct identity for the department. It is a platform for the students to identify and polish the skills they possess and the gradually expand their capabilities.
Retake is everybody's mirror unto their previous selves and their present selves. Like in movies Retake is done to achieve the perfect shot similarly, the festival retake, wants to inculcate in people the idea that one must keep trying until they achieve perfection.
This year Retake was organized on 16th and 17th of January 2015. It brought together people with great talent and dexterity on a single platform to promote media and culture and celebrated the amalgamation of the two.
The theme of Retake 2015 was Mumbai City and each college was given one Railway Station as a contingent to represent. Record number of 21 colleges from across Mumbai participated in the festival that was graced by many industry stalwarts.
Retake 2015 provided a comprehensive platform for learning by including both academic as well as cultural events for the participants. It celebrated the talent and hard work of all those who were a part of it, leaving behind quite a few nostalgic memories and a lot to look forward to in the coming year.