Former chairman of Mudra Institute of Communication (MICA), Gerson Da Cunha was honoured with the lifetime achievement award in communication and education in an award ceremony held in Mumbai on April 26.
The award was presented to Da Cunha in a function called the Edutainment Show, organised by Event Capital.
Meanwhile, MICA was adjudged the best communication school, while Asian College of Journalism was presented the best journalism school award.
The release issued by Event Capital also said that the Whistling Woods International was adjudged as the best film school.
Two top under-graduate media colleges - Flame Pune and Symbosis Institute of Media and Communication Pune - and three top design schools - National Institute of Design, Shristi Design School Bengaluru and DSK International School of Design - were also awarded.