Rathinam Group of Institutions is synonymous with the Department of Visual Communication, courses that are equipped with state-of-the-art facilities were started in 2004 UG & PG 2011 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 an 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 three- year Graduate program (B.Sc. Visual Communication) & (M.A. Mass Communication)
With a history spanning more than a decade, the department has become identical with a commitment to quality, trust, and reliability. Visual Communication at Rathinam Group of Institute is one of the very few 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 ambiance that encourages students to scale new heights in their areas of interest with a firm root in social sensitivity.
The postgraduate program introduces students to all streams of Visual Communication in the first two semesters and facilitates them to specialize in Journalism & Film in the last two semesters. The student chooses an on-campus project with a wide exposure of Film making on campus and Lab journal which is completely contributed & produces with a high- standard portfolio for professional recognition in 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 with the current industry needs.