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Advance Course in Advertising Online

This Course has Two key Objectives :
To provide students interested in consumer communications as a career, grounding in the fundamentals – the concepts, the methods and the practices – to ease their entry into the profession.

To provide early career students the opportunity to understand the basis of decision making in consumer communications so that their ability to take or influence decisions on the job is enhanced.

The following major clusters of topics will be covered:Macro aspects of Advertising : History, Law and Ethics, Social communication.
Advertising process : Consumer psychology, Brand planning and research.
Creating Advertising : The Creative process, Writing, Visualising.
Managing Advertising : Servicing, Media planning, Buying, Budgeting, training.
Off media Activities : Public Relations, Promotions, Activation, Direct Marketing.

The methods of teaching will include classroom lecture by regular faculties all of whom are working industry professionals of repute, special classes by visiting faculties, quiz, open sessions, exposure to various production process by visiting the relevant centers and projects.The assessment will be based on the quality of project work. Equipments like LCD projector, audio systems, wi-fi are available and will be used as per the requirement.

Educational Qualification :
Must be a graduate.Students at the final year of graduation can also apply though their admission will be provisional subject to their clearing the degree course examination successfully.Proficiency in English language will be preferred.Eligible candidates must apply to CMI in the prescribed form alongwith address proof and education proof.Candidates will be selected through Personal Interview.

Indian Advertising Industry is expected to become Rs. 468 billon by end 2015 as per KPMG-FICCI report.
This industry will be in need for trained manpower to fulfill its potential.Today consumer communication offers numerous career options across diverse business, CMI will prepare its students to meet the requirements needed to succeed in this field.

Faculty :

Sandip Chaudhuri, Programme Director CMI (formerly Exec VP, Lintas India)

Amitabha Dutta, Director CMI


Guest Faculty :

Ashish Palchaudhuri, CEO, Ad Infinitus

Amitava Sinha, COO, Rediffusion, Y&R

Arindam Nandi, Filmmaker (Ex. Creative Consultant, Response India Pvt. Limited )

Aparna Sinha, Research Consultant

D K Guha, Executive Vice President, Lowe

Dhruba Mukherjee, Associate Vice President, The Telegraph

Indrani Sen, Senior Media Professional

Mahesh Motwani, Vice President, Lintas Media Group

Malini Panjabi, Creative Consultant

Sidhartha Roy, Vice President, Response India Pvt. Limited

Souvik Misra, Executive Creative Director, Bates

Sugato Guha, Director and Creative Head, Inner Circle Advertising

Samrat Mukherjee, Crow's Nest

Shankar Kar, Business Consultant

INR 70,000/ + GST.Installment facility available :
First installment: INR 30,000/ + GST (payable at the time of Admission).
Last Installment: INR 25,000/ + GST as applicable payble by 31st March 2016

Payable to:
Calcutta Media Institute Pvt Ltd by account payee cheque or Demand Draft payable at Kolkata.Online Payment could be made as per details given below:
For payment by NEFT use the following information about CMI Bank account :Name of the Company : Calcutta Media Institute Pvt Ltd.
Address of the company : 501, Elgin Chambers. 5th floor. 1A, Ashutosh Mukherjee Road. Kolkata 700020
Name of the Bank : United Bank of India. Address of the Bank : College Street Branch. YMCA Building. 90/7, M.G. Road. Kolkata 700012.

C D A/c No. : 0083050002455.

Send Transction Id to CMI at post completion of the transfer of funds

The Course duration is 20 weeks.
Classes to commence on : To be announced

Classes will be held at CMI on:

Monday to Thursday 6.30 pm to 8.00 pm;
Special classes will be held on Fridays & Saturdays 6.00 pm to 9.00 pm.85% attendance is compulsory.
This being a professional course waiver in attendance will not be allowed.?

  • To Apply Online for Advance Course in Advertsing Click here


  • Collect a physical form from:
    501, Elgin Chambers, 5th Floor, 1A, Ashutosh Mukherjee Road, Calcutta 700 020.
    Selection through Personal Interview
  • Last date of admission for the selected candidates : To be announced

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