IIMC Application Form 2018 – The Indian Institute of Mass Communication has released the IIMC 2018 application form for the entrance exam to the various post graduate diploma programmes which are being offered at its six campuses on March 20, 2018. IIMC application form 2018 is available both in online and offline mode for IIMC entrance exam. The last date for filling IIMC 2018 application form is May 1. Candidates can also obtain the IIMC application form 2018 by post, fill it and send it to the IIMC campus at the address which is specified. The fee for IIMC entrance exam application form is Rs 1500 for general category and Rs 1000 for other reserved category students. The application fee can be paid through online and offline mode (through DD as well as by paying cash). Applicants have to paste their passport size photograph on the application form of IIMC 2018 and sign the same before sending it by post. Candidates have to fill separate application forms for different programmes and pay separately for each one of them. Candidates can know here all about IIMC application form 2018 such as application fee, how to fill application form, document required at the time of filling application form, guideline, list of exam centres and the eligibility criteria to apply for IIMC 2018 entrance test.
The Indian Institute of Mass Communication will hold the entrance test for the PG diploma programme in journalism, radio and TV Journalism, advertising and public relations will be held in 20 cities on May 27, 2018. Candidates applying for IIMC Entrance exam 2018 must ensure that they meet the prescribed eligibility criteria.
Important Dates of IIMC Application Form 2018
Application available from
March 20, 2018
Last date to obtain application form
May 1, 2018
Last date for submitting the application form
May 1, 2018
Download of Admit Card
Third week of May 2018
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What to keep ready before filling the IIMC application form 2018?
Candidates need to keep ready the documents that are given below before they proceed to fill the application form of IIMC 2018. The specifications for the documents that need to be scanned and uploaded in IIMC 2018 application form are mentioned below in the table.
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How to Fill IIMC Application Form 2018 - Online
Candidates need to follow the steps that are given below while filling the IIMC 2018 application form. Candidates will have to provide their personal details, academic qualification, contact details, select the exam centre where candidates wish to appear for the IIMC 2018 entrance exam.
The details which the candidate has to provide in the application form of IIMC 2018 are mentioned below.
Selection of the course and exam centre
Choice of Examination Center: The list is given below in this article. Note that the venue of examination center address will be mentioned on the Admit Card.
Selection of course: Journalism (English), Journalism (Hindi), Advertising & Public Relations Journalism (Radio & TV), Journalism (Odia)
- Medium of the exam- If the candidate wishes to apply for more than one course then the candidate must choose medium of exam.
Personal Details of the candidate
Name of Applicant
Date of Birth
Mailing Address for correspondence
Phone No. (With STD Code)
Details of the parents of the candidate
- Mobile number of the father
- Mother's mobile number
Profession of Father
Profession of Mother
Phone No. (With STD Code)
Guardian’s Mobile No.
Annual Family Income (In Rs.)
Academic Details of the candidates
Qualification details of Class X, 10+2, Graduation, Post graduation
Candidates have to enter the Board / University, Year of Passing, Percentage, Name of Institution/Organization, Name of the Degree
Work Experience Latest Position (If any)
Name of Institution/Organization
Payment Details: Online Payment/Demand Draft
Candidates will have to pay the fee of the IIMC 2018 application form after they have filled the form completely either through online mode, or through debit or credit card. If the payment is via DD, candidates will have to download and print the application form and send it to the institute along with the DD, duly signed. The address to send the IIMC application form 2018 is given at the end of this article
IIMC 2018 Application Fee for all categories
IIMC Application Fee
Important: Candidates must mention their name on the back of the Demand Draft.
How to fill the IIMC Application Form 2018 - offline mode
Candidates can fill the offline application form of IIMC 2018 by downloading it or even by purchasing it directly from the office at the IIMC campus.
Candidates have to fill the details as mentioned above in the online form.
Candidates must do so in their own handwriting in a black ball point pen
Candidates must fill one form for one course only and pay the fees for the same.
In case candidates wish to apply for two or more courses, they are required to download the IIMC 2018 application form for each course and pay the fees accordingly.
Candidates must affix a passport size photograph in the space provided and put their signature at the designated place.
Candidates must attach the DD and send it to IIMC at the address that is given below. Completed application forms must be sent at the address that is given below :
The Additional Director General (T&A),
Indian Institute of Mass Communication,
Aruna Asaf Ali Marg, New Delhi-110067
How to obtain the IIMC application form 2018 from its campuses
In Person: The application form is available at the IIMC campuses – New Delhi and Dhenkanal. Candidates may purchase them by submitting a DD for Rs. 1500/- (Gen category) and Rs. 1000/- (SC/ST/OBC/PH category). The DD must be drawn on any scheduled bank payable to Registrar IIMC at New Delhi.
Filling the details in IIMC 2018 application form
Candidates must write all the required details – persona, academic, address etc as given in the online application above with black pen only
Candidates must affix their latest passport size photograph in the given space.
Candidates must also sign at the space provided.
Important guidelines for the IIMC application form 2018
Candidates must note that they have to fill separate application forms for each PG Diploma programme they apply to. While filling the application form, candidates must indicate the preference of campus that will be allotted to them if they are selected.
Fill the IIMC application form 2018 with black pen only.
Candidates, applying through either of the modes, must paste their passport size photograph and sign the form clearly.
If any of the field in the application form of IIMC is not applicable, mention NA against it.
Candidates must mention their name, programme and campus on the back of the DD.
There must be no corrections on the IIMC 2018 application forms, no cutting marks, no pencil marks, no whitener etc.
IIMC Exam Centres 2018
While filling the IIMC application forms 2018, candidates can select at least two exam centres. IIMC entrance exam 2018 will be held at 20 centres across India. The list of IIMC 2018 exam centre is given below. Though the candidate can select the IIMC 2018 exam centre, it is the prerogative of the institute to allot the exam centre to the candidate for IIMC entrance exam. Candidates can choose one of the following as per their preference while filling the IIMC 2018 application form.
List of IIMC Exam centres
Jammu & Kashmir
AP & Telangana
IIMC Exam Details for Regional Candidates:
The IIMC Entrance Exam 2018 for Marathi journalism will be held at Amravati and Mumbai
The IIMC 2018 Entrance Exam for Malayalam journalism will be conducted at Kottayam
The exam for Odia journalism will be conducted at Dhenkanal
The test for Urdu language candidates will be held at New Delhi, Bhopal, Jammu, Hyderabad, Lucknow, Patna and Srinagar
The admit card of IIMC 2018 Entrance Exam will be available for downloading from the second week of May, 2018. This will only be available for the candidates who have submitted the IIMC application form 2018 along with the application fee. The personal details of the candidate along with the exam date, time and test centre will be mentioned on the IIMC admit card 2018.
FAQs Related to IIMC Application Form 2018
Question: Where can I obtain the application form of IIMC 2018?
Answer: Candidates can download IIMC 2018 application form from the link that is provided on this page. They can also obtain it from the requisite campuses of IIMC. It can be filled in online mode also.
Question: I am final year B.Com student. Can I appear for the IIMC entrance exam?
Answer: If you are in your class XII, then you are not eligible to appear for the IIMC entrance exam 2018. You have to be either in final year of your graduation or should have completed your graduation to be eligible to fill the IIMC 2018 application form.
Question: Is the application fee for IIMC 2018 entrance exam different for general and reserved categories?
Answer: The fee for application form of IIMC 2018 will be different for general and reserved categories. In 2017, the fee for the general category for Rs 1500 while for reserved it was Rs 1000
Question: Can I submit the application fee after filling the application form?
Answer: The application fee has to be paid while filling the IIMC application form 2018. If you are filling the form in online mode, then you need to pay it through net banking while if you are downloading the form and sending it by post, then you will have to send a demand draft.