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What is AMIC?

The Asian Media Information and Communication Centre (AMIC) is an international, non-profit, non-government organization that serves as a regional research hub for media and communication issues. Based in Manila, Philippines, it was established in 1971 to encourage ethical and social responsibility of the media to support democratic access and participation in media development and production. AMIC also works to provide opportunities for empowerment of disadvantaged sectors in the communication/media environments in developing countries in Asia.

List of Institutional Members

University of Pennsylvania
De la Salle University Dasmarinas (DLSD) - Communication and Journalism Department
University of Santo Tomas (UST) - Department of Communication
University of the Philippines @ LOS BANOS - College of Development Communication (UPLB-CDC)
Holy Angel University (HAU) - Department of Communication
Gruppo Agatep, Inc.
University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh (ULAB)
Sukhothai Thammathirat Open University (STOU)


Polytechnic University of the Philippines (PUP) - College of Communication
Far Eastern University (FEU) - Department of Communication
Manipal University, Dubai
Philippine Women’s University (PWU) - College of Arts and Sciences
Centro Escolar University (CEU)
Bicol State University - College of Arts and Letters
Mudhra Institute of Communication Ahmedabad (MICA)
University of Macau

AMIC Journals

Asian Journal of Communication
Print ISSN: 0129-2986 Online ISSN: 1742-0911

Launched in 1990, Asian Journal of Communication (AJC) is a refereed international publication that provides a venue for high-quality communication scholarship with an Asian focus and perspectives from the region. We aim to highlight research on the systems and processes of communication in the Asia-Pacific region and among Asian communities around the world to a wide international audience. It publishes articles that report empirical studies, develop communication theory, and enhance research methodology.

AJC is accepted by and listed in the Social Science Citation Index (SSCI) published by Clarivate Analytics. The journal is housed editorially at the Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information at Nanyang Technological University in Singapore, jointly with the AMIC

Media Asia
Print ISSN:
 Online ISSN: 2377-6277

Published since 1974, Media Asia is a scholarly journal that shares research-based findings and critical insights addressing contemporary media issues and communication challenges in Asia. The journal welcomes articles in either the social scientific or humanistic tradition and in any disciplinary orientation. Research articles are double-blind reviewed. In addition to publishing completed research, Media Asia also includes essays and opinion pieces for academics and practitioners to share ideas and help shape the agenda for communication scholarship, practice and policy.

Media Asia is a journal of the  Asian Media Information and Communication Centre (AMIC). It is housed editorially at Hong Kong Baptist University’s Centre for Media and Communication Research.

AMIC Annual Conferences

News and Updates

A Day’s Tour in Manila

Shelton A. Gunaratne professor emeritus, MSUM During my recent (end of September) visit to the Philippines, I spent a whole day—a Friday—with five Asian communication scholars led by Crispin Maslog, (Philippines) the chairman of the board of directors of AMIC (Asian...

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Communication Awards

AMIC Asia Communication Award 2015

Dear colleagues, We are pleased to announce that nominations are now being accepted for the AMIC Asia Communication Award 2015. Since 2006, the prestigious annual ceremony has recognized outstanding achievements in various media and communication fields and...

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AMIC 2013 Awards Presented

AMIC’s most prestigious annual recognition of excellence in media and communication has been made at a glittering gala dinner during AMIC’s 22nd international conference in Yogyakarta. The AMIC Asia Communication Award is bestowed upon a person for current or past...

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