Mass communication and journalism department is under the faculty of social sciences which offers four-year Bachelor of Social Sciences (BSS) and one year Master of Social Sciences (MSS). This department aims to equip and enable the students with diverse knowledge and skills in mass communication and journalism field. Graduates can build their career in a variety of occupational field after passing from the department.

For admission, candidates must take part in the admission tests. Students who have passed the SSC and the HSC or examinations equivalent to HSC of Bangladesh Boards of Intermediate and Secondary Education with required GPA are considered eligible for admission to the degree of Honors courses. Admission is highly competitive and students must score pass marks to qualify for the admission test. Mass communication and journalism is offered from B-unit and D-unit. 16 in Bengali and 14 in English is required for this discipline.