Follow Us

Follow Us On

Course Details

IIMC Entrance Exam

 

Indian Institute of Mass Communication, New Delhi conducts IIMC Entrance Exam for admission to its PG Diploma Courses at all its campuses. 
 

Programmes Offered:
  • Post-graduate Diploma Course in Journalism (English)
  • Post-graduate Diploma Course in Journalism (Hindi) New Delhi
  • Post-graduate Diploma Course in Radio & Television Journalism New Delhi
  • Post-graduate Diploma Course in Advertising and Public Relations New Delhi 
  • Post-graduate Diploma Course in Journalism (Odia) Dhenkanal (Odisha)
  • Post-graduate Diploma Course in Journalism (Urdu) New Delhi
  • Post-graduate Diploma Course in Journalism (Marathi) Amravati (Maharashtra)
  • Post-graduate Diploma Course in Journalism (Malyalam) Kottayam (Kerala)

Aspirants seeking admission in Post-Graduate Diploma Course in Journalism (Hindi & English), Post-Graduate Diploma Course in Radio and TV Journalism, Post-Graduate Diploma Course in Advertising and Public Relations as well as Post-Graduate Diploma Course in Journalism (Odia/ Urdu/ Marathi/ Malyalam) need to appear for IIMC Entrance Exam 2018.

 

Eligibility Criteria:
Educational Qualification:
Graduate in any discipline. Students appearing in final year of graduate examination may also apply for the entrance examination. However, final year mark sheet/provisional certificate would have to deposited by 31st August 2018

 

Age: 
  • General Category: Aspirants born on August 1, 1993 or later are eligible to apply.
  • SC/ST/Physically Handicapped Category: Aspirants born on August 1, 1988 or later are eligible to apply.
  • OBC Category: Aspirants born on August 1, 1990 or later are eligible to apply.
 
Paper Pattern:
 
There is no standardised pattern for the written examination. However, candidates will be judged on the following parameters:
 
For Journalism Courses:
 
i) General Awareness, including understanding of social dynamics; interest in social history; awareness of public debates on matters of polity and economy; awareness about international developments influencing power equations in the world and their impact on India. ii) Aptitude & mental  iii) language capability & iv) Analytical & comprehension skills.
 
For Advertising and Public Relations:
 
i) General Awareness, ii) Aptitude & mental make-up, iii) Language capability, iv) Analytical & Comprehension skills, v) Brand awareness & recall and vi) Quantification skills.
 
Important Dates:
 
Sale of application forms begins from - 20th  March 2018
Last date for sale and receipt of Application Form - 10th May 2018
Entrance Examination for Odia/Urdu/Marathi/ Malayalam Journalism - 26th May 2018 (9 am to 11 am)
Entrance Examination for PG Diploma Course in Journalism Hindi/ English - 27th  May 2018 (9 am to 11 am)
Radio & TV Journalism (12 pm to 2 pm) and Advertising & Public Relations - 27th May 2018 (3 pm to 5 pm)
Interview dates - Last week of June/first week of July 2018
Last date to submit Graduation Marksheet/Degree, failing which the Provisional Admission will be cancelled - 31st Aug 2018
Academic session begins - Last week of July/First week of August 2018