At a Glance

Chetana College of Media and Performing Arts, affiliated to University of Calicut, is the innovative venture of CMI Devamatha Province, Thrissur, forming part of the CHETANA GROUP of institutions for Media Education, Production and Performance. We impart systematic training in different media arts, namely, cinema, television, print, new media and various Eastern and Western branches of fine arts and performing arts. At present, we offer `undergraduate and post-graduate programme, but our dream is to eventually bloom into a full-fledged Media University.

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Our Vision, Mission and Motto


To mould media professionals with mastery of mind over machines



We stand committed to make the world a better place, through path-breaking models of instruction and production in media and performing arts.


Beauty will Save the World
(inspired by Fyodor Dostoyevsky)



UG & PG Programmes Offered

Affiliated to Calicut University

Students mature in their knowledge and mastery over the art and craft of Communication and are moulded into field-ready professionals for the rapidly growing infotainment and entertainment industry.


Bachelor of Mass Communication and Journalism

Duration 3 years (6 Semesters)
Qualification: +2


Bachelor of Graphic Design and Animation

Duration 3 years (6 Semesters)
Qualification: +2


Bachelor of Visual Communication

Duration 3 years (6 Semesters)
Qualification: +2


Bachelor of Film and Television

Duration 3 years (6 Semesters)
Qualification: +2

Master of Journalism and Mass Communication

Duration 2 years (4 Semesters)
Qualification: Degree

we MOULD Designers, Filmmakers & Performers

At CHETANA, we say `we don’t teach filmmaking, but we MOULD Filmmakers’. Our goal is the deep-founded formation of young men and women in to fine human beings, who would care for both the content and the form of art and achieve excellence by going beyond the seen and the heard. We train them to achieve mastery of mind over machines, through techniques of Education, Production and Performance.

Design Hub

Creativity is not just a thought or word; it is giving form to your thought and putting words into activity. To promote our >>

Journalism Association

All the budding journalists as well as students with curious minds with a nose for news are welcome to be part of this initiative. >>

Theatre Club

Not everyone can become a professional actor or dancer on the stage. But there is a hidden performer in each one of us. >>

Film Club

The first step towards becoming a good filmmaker is being a good film viewer. With this goal, an afternoon is set apart every >>

Photography & Nature Club

For the students of Chetana, photography is not a hobby; it is an integral part of their career, creativity and life. The Club >>

Writers’ Forum

The budding writers get together in this ‘comfort zone’ of theirs and conduct poetry recitals, story-telling and discussions >>


28 July

Chetana LiTFEST2K21

The Department of English Language and Literature in association with IQAC and .....
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14 June

Online Workshop: Research Methodology

Department of Journalism and .....
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05 June

#ChetanaNatureClub World Environment Day

Chetana College Nature Club and .....
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Chetana Blog

Why do we ignore the CRY?

Vimal Jose, Sandra E J, Meenakshy K S,
Sruthy K S

My personal stand about this complex issue is definitely that one should stand with the farmers. It is natural that as a ...

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A miracle worker, an Art

Sakshi K S, I year, BA English

Having a 7×3 inch,

stitched cloth, covering 3/4th of my face.

Feeling immense pressure,

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Ten years of new technology & how our lives have changed

Anto Joel Pulikkan, I year, BA English

When we look back to the old days, we can find how technology has found its way into practically every aspect of our daily lives.

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