All India Communication and Media Association (AICMA) is a body formed for a creative conversation and dialogue among teachers, researchers and scholars in the field of media and communication studies in India. It is a platform for debate and discussion about the conceptual, methodological and substantive issues related to communication and its implications in the Indian Society.
AICMA is a platform focused on various interdisciplinary concerns related to communication and its allied disciplines engaged in communication research.
AICMA is an outcome of daylong deliberation and the felt need as expressed by the academics represented by faculty members and researchers from 8 Central Universities, 18 State universities, 9 deemed universities and 4 civil society groups in May 2015. All India Communication and Media Association (AICMA) has been registered under the Societies Registration Act in March 2016 in New Delhi.
Vision & Mission
To address issues involving Media & Society interface, Government Communication and the Media Sector.
To create a knowledge pool about various media and communication-related issues.
To develop a space for academics and research-based discussions by involving various stakeholder of media and communication studies.
Aims & Objectives
AICMA has been designed:
- To focus on interdisciplinary concerns in communication and it’s allied disciplines engaged in communication research.
- To publish newsletters, peer-reviewed journals for knowledge dissemination.
- To organize and host events, seminars, symposia and conferences related to communication studies in India.
- To discuss pedagogical and curricular innovations in communication studies.