DU DSJ Entrance Exam 2018 - Delhi School of Journalism will conduct the DU DSJ 2018 entrance exam in online mode tentatively in third week of May 2018. The application form of DU DSJ 2018 will be available in online mode tentatively in first week of April 2018 the last date for filling the DU DSJ 2018 application form will probably be first week of May 2018. Candidates belonging to the general category will have to pay Rs 500 as application fee while those belonging to the reserved category will have to pay Rs 250. Before filling the application form, candidates need to to ensure that they meet the requisite eligibility criteria. There are a total of 60 seats each in the English and Hindi medium course of integrated journalism course which is being offered at DU DSJ. The DU DSJ entrance exam will comprise of multiple choice questions which the candidates have to answer in stipulated time in online mode.
DU DSJ admit card 2018 will be available in second week of May 2018 and the result will be released in the first week of June, 2018. To know all the details about DU DSJ 2018 entrance exam, such as the complete schedule of the admission, application form process, admit card, exam centres, candidates can read the complete article which is given on this page.
DU DSJ Entrance Exam 2018 - Key Facts
Name of Exam
Delhi School of Journalism Entrance Exam
DU DSJ Entrance Exam
Delhi School Of Journalism (DU)
Mode of exam
Five Year Integrated Programme in Journalism
60 each in English and Hindi Medium
DU DSJ 2018 Important Dates
DU DSJ entrance exam 2018 important dates includes the complete schedule of the admission process to the integrated programme in journalism in English and Hindi.
Schedule of DU DSJ Entrance Exam 2018
Start Date for application form of DU DSJ Entrance Exam 2018
First week of April 2018
End date for filling DU DSJ Entrance Exam Application form 2018
First week of May 2018
Start date for availability of DU DSJ Admit Card 2018
Second week of May 2018
DU DSJ Entrance Exam 2018
Third week of May 2018
Announcement of DU DSJ Result 2018
First week of June 2018
Commencement of session
Third week of July 2018
DU DSJ Eligibility Criteria 2018
The eligibility criteria of DU DSJ 2018 entrance exam comprises of academic qualification required to be eligible to appear in the entrance exam of DU DSJ 2018, marks that they score in 10+2.
Students who score at least 50% in class XII irrespective of their stream, they will be able to appear in DU DSJ entrance exam 2018. The aggregate of marks will be determined on the basis of four subjects and it will include one core language along with three elective subjects.
The application form of DU DSJ 2018 will be released tentatively in the first week of April. The last date for filling the DU DSJ application form 2018 will be first week of May 2018. Candidates must keep the requisite documents ready before they proceed to fill the DU DSJ 2018 application form. Application fee can be paid through debit card, credit card or net banking.
The steps that are given below need to be followed while filling DU DSJ application form 2018.
Fill the details in DU DSJ application form 2018
Upload the requisite documents
Pay the application fee
DU DSJ Exam Centres 2018
The exam centres of DU DSJ 2018 comprise of the list of cities where the entrance exam of DU DSJ 2018 will be conducted in offline mode. The list of DU DSJ 2018 exam centres will be updated on this page as soon as it is provided. Candidates can select the exam centre of DU DSJ 2018 while filling the application form.
DU DSJ 2018 admit card will be available in online mode tentatively in first week of May 2018. Candidates will be able to download it by using their login credentials.
Admit card of DU DSJ 2018 will contain information about the date and time of entrance exam, venue of the test.
Candidates must bring with them any one of the following photo identity proof along with DU DSJ 2018 admit card.
College Identity Card
Voter Identity Card
DU DSJ Syllabus 2018
The Syllabus of DU DSJ 2018 comprises of the topics and subjects from which candidates will be asked questions in DU DSJ 2018 entrance exam. Candidates should prepare well for current affairs, general knowledge, practise comprehension as well.
DU DSJ Exam Pattern 2018
Exam pattern of DU DSJ 2018 comprises of type of questions which will be asked in the entrance exam of DU DSJ 2018, duration of the test, marking scheme, mode of the exam. There will be a separate test for English and Hindi Medium.
DU DSJ 2018 Paper Pattern
Total Number of questions
Type of questions
Multiple Choice Questions
Mode of examination
4 marks for every correct answer
1 mark will be deducted for every wrong answer
The result of DU DSJ 2018 will be announced tentatively in first week of June 2018 in online mode. The institute is likely to announce two merit lists for admission. DU DSJ result 2018 will contain the name of the candidate and the registration number. Candidates will have to get their documents verified at the venue of the admission and once they are verified, they will hvae to pay the fee online.
DU DSJ Selection Process 2018
The selection process of DU DSJ 2018 will comprise of verification of documents of those candidates who have qualified the entrance exam. Once the documents are verified, candidates will have to take print out of filled application form and submit the requisite documents.
Class XII Mark Sheet
Class XII Provisional Certificate / Original Certificate
Class X Board Examination Certificate
Class X Mark Sheet
Migration Certificate from Board/University (for students from outside Delhi)
Transfer Certificate from School/College (for students from outside Delhi)
Caste Certificate (in the name of the student)
After the verification of documents, candidates will have to pay the admission fee. They will have to have login on the admission portal.
DU DSJ Journalism 2018 Seat Matrix
Candidates can check the table that is given belowto know more about the number of seats that are available for admission in English and Hindi journalism.
Break up of seats
60 + 60
09 + 09
30 + 30
03 + 03
16 + 16
03 + 03
09 + 09
03 + 03
05 + 05
DU DSJ 2018 Fee Structure
Candidates who have been finally selected for admission to DU DSJ, they can go through the table which is given below to know about the semester wise break up of fee structure.
Total Annual Fee
Rs 39, 500
Rs 28, 000
Rs 67, 500
Caution Deposit (One Time)
Rs 10, 000
Caution money will be reimbursed once the candidate completes the course.
The total fee that has to be paid at the time of admission is Rs 77,500.
DU DSJ 2018 Entrace Exam - FAQ
Q. When can we expect the application form for DU DSJ 2018 to come out?
A. For the academic year 2018, it is likely that the admission form for DU DSJ will be available in first week of April 2018.
Q. What type of questions will be asked in the entrance exam of DU DSJ 2018?
A. Candidates will have to be aware about the current affairs and be well versed with general knowledge. The questions will be objective and candidates and they are aimed to assess the comprehension and analytical skills of the candidate.
Q. Do I have an option to opt out of the course once I complete my graduation?
A. Yes, you do have the option to opt out once you complete your graduation in journalism from DU DSJ.