People of Kolkata witnessed a new blend of entertainment with information on April 14th, 2008. Jadavpur University has launched its own Community Radio Station, RadioJU. It's the first of its kind in Eastern India. This Community Radio Station is being set up as part of the ongoing JU Project TEQIP in collaboration with School of Media Communication and Culture, JU to promote community interactions and dissemination of all kinds of knowledge.
The community radio provides a new platform for students, teachers and local people to showcase their creativity. Programmes broadcast by the radio are heard within a radius of 10 km from the University. The Radio Station not only addresses the needs of the campus population but also those who are outside the university and are part of the community. The main objectives of RadioJU are empowerment, information and entertainment.