Writers

A writer is someone who writes for a living, produces fiction,( e.g.novels, short stories, film scripts, theatre and television scripts) non-fiction (e.g. biographies, autobiographies, web material, and reference books), or poetry. Writers also work as freelancers. Study, writing, reading, fact-checking, adapting, and rewriting are typically important for a writer.

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Starting Salaries

Avg. 

440000

Min. 

249000

Max. 

947000

What you need to get started

  • Writers usually gain writing experience through on-the-job training. 

  • Writers must practise writing and work with more experienced writers and editors before their work is ready for publication.

Employment Outlook

  • There are opportunities for writers to develop written content for various media types, including advertisements, books, magazines, movies, play, television scripts, and blogs.

  • Self-employment or freelance opportunities.

International Opportunities

Switzerland, Singapore, Canada, Spain, New Zealand, Australia, Turkey and Germany

Educational Qualifications

  • Bachelors in Journalism/Mass Communication / In Any Stream

  • Masters in Journalism and Mass Communication

Soft Skills

  • Language Skills

  • Communication  

  • Persistent

  • Creative

  • Eloquence

  • Imaginative

  • Curious

  • Consistency

Technical Skills

  • Grammar

  • Research 

  • User Experience

  • Language Skills

  • Understanding of SEO

  • Vocabulary

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Devang Bhavsar

Film Director

12 years of industry experience

An experienced Ad Film Director, Devang has shot Television/Internet commercials for renowned brands as well as working on several feature films and handles all work related to the script, screenplay and direction.Most recently, he was the Associate Director on the Netflix original Film "Chopsticks". At present he is the Film Director at his own production house and has shot commercials for renowned brands such as Acer India, Renault, Mutual Funds Sahi Hai, Himalaya and IFLI.

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