Indian Institute of Mass Communication intakes admission into PG Diploma courses through the IIMC 2018 Entrance Exam. IIMC Entrance Exam 2018 is conducted by Indian Institute of Mass Communication for the admission to PG Diploma courses. Candidates who are interested in taking admission in following PG Diploma programme can apply for IIMC 2018 Application Form. Candidates will be given admission based on their result in IIMC Entrance Exam 2018. Candidates can check all the details of IIMC 2018 Entrance Exam like application procedure, eligibility criteria, selection procedure etc from this page.
IIMC 2018 Entrance Exam
IIMC conducts the entrance test for admission into PG Diploma course in Journalism Hindi/English, Radio & TV Journalism, Advertising & Public Relations and Odia Journalism for the academic session 2018-19.
Schedule for IIMC 2018 Entrance Exam is given below.
|Sale of application forms begins from||First week of Apr 2018|
|Last date for sale and receipt of application forms||Second week of May 2018|
|Admit Card available from||Fourth week of May 2018|
|IIMC 2018 Entrance Exam for PG Diploma Course|
|Entrance Examination for Odia/Urdu/Marathi/Malyalam||Fourth week of May 2018|
|Entrance Examination for all Courses (Other than Urdu, Odia,
Marathi and Malayalam)
|Fourth week of May 2018|
|Examination Results||Fourth week of Jun 2018|
|Interview dates||Last week of June/first week of Jul 2018|
|Announcement of final selection||2nd, 3rd Week of Jul 2018|
|Academic session begins||Last week of July or 1st week of Aug 2018|
IIMC 2018 Eligibility Critieria
Nationality: Only Indian nationals are eligible for the PG Diploma Courses.
Educational Qualification: Bachelor’s Graduate in any discipline. Those who have appeared / are appearing for a degree examination are also eligible to apply. If selected, their admission will be subject to their producing at least a provisional certificate in original from their college / university before 31 August 2018, failing which the provisional admission will stand cancelled.
- For general category candidates: 01 Aug 1992 or later.
- For SC/ST/Physically Handicapped candidates, the date is 01 Aug 1987 or later.
- For OBCs it is 01 Aug 1989 or later.
IIMC 2018 Admit Card
IIMC 2018 Entrance Exam Admit Card will be released by the Indian Institute of Mass Communication. This document is also known as the hall ticket and will be issued to those candidates who have submitted the application form on time, correctly. Candidates are advised to keep admit card safe and produce at the examination hall for verification purpose.
IIMC 2018 Result
Result of IIMC 2018 Entrance Exam will be declared by the Indian Institute of Mass Communication. Candidates who have successfully appeared in IIMC Entrance Exam 2018 can check their result here as per official announcement.
IIMC 2018 Exam Pattern
Candidates will be judged on the following parameters:
For Journalism Courses
- General Awareness, including understanding of social dynamics, social and cultural history, legal and constitutional provisions, rights of citizens, development issues especially health, education, ecology and economy, international developments and their impact on India,
- Aptitude & mental make-up
- Language capability including oral and writing skills
- Analytical & comprehension skills
- Sensitivity to social issues
- Ethics & values.
For Advertising and Public Relations
- General awareness about development and public issues
- Aptitude & mental make-up
- Language capability
- Analytical & Comprehension skills
- Brand awareness & recall
- Social Consciousness
- Lateral thinking capabilitie
Candidates who appear in the written examination will be ranked on the basis of the marks obtained. A shortlist based on merit will be prepared for each of the courses (including a separate shortlist for the reserved seats in each course). The short-listed candidates will be called for an interview/group discussion during the last week of June/first week of July 2018 in New Delhi at the candidates’ own expense. If a sizeable number of candidates apply for admission to Regional Campuses on first preference basis, the interview may be conducted at the concerned Regional Campus or any other city in the region. The candidates will be informed about the venue before the interview.
The list of candidates to be admitted to the courses will be prepared on the basis of the combined marks obtained by the candidates in the written examination and in the interview /group discussion. The weightage for the written examination and the interview / group discussion will be 85:15.