Dr. T. Balasaravanan

Assistant Professor

Department of Electronic Media and Mass Communication

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I completed my Postgraduate in Drama and Theatre Arts from Pondicherry University then worked in more than hundred Theatre Play productions as a Lighting Designer. At the same time trained and worked as a professional Video Editor in Chennai Film industry more than a decade. With this professional background after completion of my Doctoral research entered into the academic profession as an Assistant Professor to impart my practical and theoretical knowledge and experience to the learners, which I like to practice. Evident of my work along with my fellow colleagues through our student’s placement in various industries are promising and encouraging me to do more.


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Notable Publications

Adapting to new media: A case study on the exhibition and publicity practices of a rural single-screen theatre in the digital era, Sreesanth, Balasaravanan, South Asia Popular Culture, June 2020

Flood relief by real and virtual volunteers through mobile media in Cuddalore district’, Shanmugaraj G, Balasaravanan T, Asian Journal of Multidimensional Research (AJMR), Vol 7, Issue 8, August 2018

Digital cinema practices and cinema-going audience in Pondicherry’, Sreesanth K, Balasaravanan T, Asian Journal of Multidimensional Research (AJMR), Vol 7, Issue 6, June 2018

Video game Playing and Aggression Behaviour: A Correlation Study among School Students’, Saravanan M & Balasaravanan T Journal of Communication Media Watch, Volume IX | Number II May 2018

Women’s Participation in Relief Work Utilizing Social Media Network’ by Shanmugaraj G. and Balasaravanan T " Natural Disaster and Women: A Gendered Perspective " Edited by Pradeep Kumar Parida, Publisher: ISBN: 9788131609460 Published Year: 2018

Awards & Achievements​

Selected for Fulbright-Nehru Academic and Professional Excellence Fellowship (Research) 2020-2021, by the United States Educational Foundation in India.
Professeur visiteur pour l'année 2017 (Visiting Professor) Campus France USTV(Université du Sud Toulon-Var)
Chaman Lal Memorial Award from Chaman Lal Memorial Society for excellence in Stage Lighting Design” on 16th April 2010, at Khamani Auditorium, New Delhi. Chaman Lal Memorial Award for Designers is bestowed on Indians, who make an outstanding contribution to the field of Stage Production Design (Lighting, Setting, Costume & Makeup, and Life Time Contribution).

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