"Education is an ultimate weapon to transform this world and if combined with technology and media, it will enhance the beauty of a democratic country."
VSEF - Vishwa Samvad Education Foundation, fondly referred to as “VSEF”, firmly stands by this adage and encourages individuals who want to make a difference in their lives. It was established in the year 2007 with an objective of fostering fresh thinking and innovation. Today, VSEF manifests a glorious decade of excellence in the field of media education and journalism through its premier institute - NIMCJ (National Institute of Mass Communication and Journalism).
VSEF is a trust registered as E/18147/Ahmedabad under Bombay’s Public Trust Act,1950. The trust laid its foundation with the conscious efforts of a group of volunteers, to create awareness and promote the all-round development in the field of mass communication and journalism on a global platform.
VSEF envisions to create an overarching education ecosystem to foster positive developmental communication that contributes to the betterment of humanity, by invoking the best of the East and the West.
The Mission of VSEF is to undertake initiatives and projects in the domain of developmental Communication and Journalism including setting up the World Class Institutions that create an empowered human resource pool with Indian ethos and Global acumen and promote relevant research.
The founders include vigilant citizens like leading tax practitioners, businessmen, industrialists, etc., who have joined hands to form this trust for the noble cause of promoting activities and creating awareness in the field of journalism and mass communication.
"The basic idea of the trust is that use and availability of information should be free from the fear of the consequences."
Our Initiatives & Achievement
Communication is a powerful medium to bring change in any society. Therefore, our key initiative is to provide education in the field of mass communication through advanced research and technology.
Based on the principles of the Trust, VSEF formed an institute named the National Institute of Mass-Communication & Journalism (NIMCJ) in the year 2007. This institute is recognised by the Gujarat University and has been delivering excellence in mass media education for more than a decade now.
VSEF is now all set to unveil its ambitious project - the National Institute of Media Communication and Research (NIMCaR), which will be a technology-driven leading institute in the field of journalism and mass communication. The institute with its state-of-the-art architecture is keen on creating thought-leaders, who will strive to make a difference in society.
“The ultimate goal of our trust is to fulfill its responsibility towards the society by addressing the needs of an ever-changing environment, both nationally and internationally and by supporting the young minds, who want to establish themselves in the rapidly changing world of journalism.”