The launching ceremony of Campus TV held on 14th August, 2017 in Communication & Media Studies Department, Hazara University. Chief guest of the ceremony was Prof. Dr. Ashraf Adeel, founder Vice-chancellor of Hazara University. He was accompanied by the current Vice-Chancellor Prof.Dr Muhammad Idrees, Deans , HoDs and Professors of the University’s various departments.
Director of Campus TV Dr. Majid-ul-Ghafar briefed the guests on the operation and different section of the Campus TV studio. He added that aim of the Campus TV studio is to provide hand-on training to the students in a very professional way. Campus TV is here to bring-forth talent of the students, further groom and polish that enable them to join media as professional at national and international levels. Dr. Majid-ul-Ghafar highlighted the training activities of Campus TV students team and also encouraged hard efforts of the production team.
Dr Shujaat Ali Khan, Head of the Department warmly welcomed the guest and briefed them about different news package and documentaries produced by the students team of Campus TV. He briefed the guests on various academic and professional activities of the department.
While sharing his thoughts, Prof. Dr.Ashraf Adeel highlighted the role of media in our society. Media is opinion maker of the people thus lot of responsibilities are on the shoulders of the people working in the media. Ethics should be kept on the top in this profession, he stressed. He advised teachers of the department to focus on media ethics and send graduates to the market with great sense of responsibility and ethics.
While addressing to the audiences current Vice-Chancellor Prof. Dr Muhammad Idrees said that the confidence and hard work of a journalist in the field is vital. Media has very important role in our society and our society needs professional people to work there. He appreciated efforts of the department expressing hope that this department students will play their due role in the development of the country.
Today is a very special day for Media Studies Department, Campus TV will help students “develop firsthand knowledge and skills in electronic media”, “Our students will be able to develop their skills within the university.” the Vice chancellor Congratulate Head of The Department Dr. Shujaat Ali Khan and his team for working hard.
At the end, Chief guest Prof. Dr Ashraf Adeel distributed certificates among the students who successfully completed One month training in the newly established Campus TV studio. News package, short documentaries been produced by the students were played before the participants who admired the students efforts.
Report By:- Paly Shah