Academy of Broadcasting (under the aegis of Buzz Network Education & Research Society) was set-up in the year 2003, by internationally renowned Radio Jockey Hardeep Singh Chandpuri, the person responsible for revolutionising the radio scene in north India. The medium of radio, which was once considered to be the synonym of boredom for the youngsters, achieved brand new heights with his fresh style of presentation and today it is his name that is associated with the complete ‘makeover’ of the radio scene in the northern region.
“Hardeep Singh Chandpuri has been a pioneer in the radio revival programme in the region”– The Tribune
“These voices have become so famous that they have become household names like Ameen Sayani, Shamshir, Karan, Nitin Dev, Rajeev Tyagi, Hardeep Chandpuri etc. All these are Radio Jockeys and their profession is called Radio Jockeying” – Competition Success Review
Besides being a Masters in Mass Communication, he is a trained radio professional from the US and has hosted, edited and produced more than 7000 shows in India, UAE, USA, Canada, Australia and New Zealand.
He was also north India’s first radio columnist as his weekly column “Tuning-In with Hardeep Chandpuri” appeared in popular newspapers & periodicals.
Academy of Broadcasting (A of B) is the only academy that gives a chance to its students to go ‘on-air’ on an internet radio station which is conceptualised, scripted and hosted by it’s students only. Apart from hosting regular shows, the students also get an opportunity to work on various voice-over assignments like IVRS prompts for cell phone companies, spots, jingles, promos for it’s various clients in India and abroad.
- The Radio School
- Proud to be empanelled with All India Radio.
- Radio Jockey training partners with the Education Department of the Chandigarh Administration.
- Member of CII.
- Member of PRSI.
- Member War Decorated India.
- On the panel of Altacert Institute, USA.