Prof Sanjay Dwivedi appointed Director General of IIMC
Professor Sanjay Dwivedi was on 01 June, 2020 appointed as the Director General of the Indian Institute of Mass Communication (IIMC)/ Professor Sanjay Dwivedi is at present Registrar of Makhanlal Chaturvedi National University of Journalism and Communication, Bhopal.
The Appointments Committee of the Cabinet has approved his appointment as the DG, IIMC on direct recruitment basis for a period of three years.
Professor Dwivedi was on the top in a panel of three candidates shortlisted for the post and later sent to the Appointments Committee of the Cabinet, the officials said. The IIMC, an autonomous institute under the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, was set up in 1965.
What is IIMC?
Indian Institute of Mass Communication is an Indian media centre of learning funded and promoted by the Government of India in New Delhi. The IIMC is an autonomous society under the Ministry of Information and Broadcasting.