Professional Certificate Courses

Online Anchoring Course


If you aspire to entertain and connect with an audience then here’s something especially for you…

Calcutta Media Institute presents a 3-in-1 course on Anchoring, News Casting and Radio Jockeying by the best in the business – renowned TV and Stage Presenter Madhumanti Maitra, Stage, TV Presenter Rini Biswas and famous Radio Personality Jimmy Tangree. They will guide and train you to master the art…

You can learn all these from the comfort of your home.

Admission for Anchoring Course has Started!

All sessions will be of 1.5 hours duration

Total 60 contact hours

Session starts at 6 pm

Faculty: Ms. Madhumanti Maitra (Monday) 

Subject: Stage & TV (News) Anchoring

Session: 1 & 2

An introduction to the world of entertainment. Basics of oratory. Vocabulary, pronunciation, bilingual skills, body language, expression etc.

Session: 3, 4 & 5

Writing your own script for anchoring and news reading. Development of the skills involved. Improving general knowledge and current affairs knowledge.

Session: 6, 7 & 8

Various kinds of stage and television anchoring with intensive practice.

Session: 9 & 10

News reading.


Faculty: Mr. Jimmy Tangree (Wednesday)

Subject: Radio Anchoring

 Session: 1

Station Structure – How the Station Runs, Set up Software and Equipments

Session: 2

Radio Sales – Importance of Radio as a Business

Session: 3

Radio Marketing & Branding – Case Studies

Session: 4

Radio Programming – How it Works & RJ Qualities

Session: 5

RJ Qualities

Session: 6, 7 & 8

Interactive Sessions

Session: 9 & 10

At Radio Station


Faculty: Ms. Rini Biswas (Friday)

Subject: TV & Stage Anchoring

Session: 1

Introduction (one to one).

Session: 2

Voice control, voice modulation and Pronunciation.

Session: 3

Basics of News reading and Anchoring.

Session: 4

Various jobs in a News Channel, types of news and role of a News Caster.

Session: 5

Talk show host and moderating an event for TV channels.

Session: 6

Stage show (types and techniques).

Session: 7

Interview (getting ready to take the interview, homework etc).

Session: 8

Anchor styling (Costume, make up etc).

Session: 9 & 10

Practice and individual Assessment.

Online classes will be interactive with personal inputs from experienced faculties. Practical classes involving necessary equipment may be organised, if the situation permits. On successful completion of the Course, students will be awarded a Certificate.

First come first registered basis to fill up limited number of seats.
A photograph will be needed for the form.

This unique course, may be for the first time in Eastern India, has been designed especially for the young people who want to build their career in anchoring whether it is on stage or on television, or want to be a news reader in a regional or national news channel or a radio jockey in a FM channel in any part of India in any language, whether it is Bengali or English or Hindi…

Rs. 25000 + GST to be paid at the time of admission by account payee cheque or demand draft drawn in favour of Calcutta Media Institute Pvt Ltd and made payable at Kolkata. For payment through online banking or NEFT/RTGS please note the following 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 Transaction Id to CMI at post completion of the transfer of funds

Classes for Session 6 begin- 14th September 2020
Classes shall be held on Monday, Wednesday & Friday, every week as per the following schedule:

Monday (6 pm – 7.30 pm) Madhumanti Moitra

Wednesday (6 pm – 7.30 pm) Jimmy Tangree

Friday (6 pm – 7.30 pm) Rini Biswas 

Venue: Online Classes

For Registration
To Apply Online for Anchoring Course Click here or,
Collect a physical form from:
501, Elgin Chambers, 5th Floor, 1A, Ashutosh Mukherjee Road, Calcutta 700 020. Fill up the form, fix or upload a recent photograph and submit at CMI or online
Contact 98305 80988 to fix an appointment. For any clarification and assistance contact : J.B. Roy Chowdhury at +91 98312 30988 / +91 33 4057 6605

or You can Contact: 9748334447 / 9051653877

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