IIMC Exam Pattern 2017

IIMC Exam PatternIIMC Exam Pattern 2017: According to the officials, there is no standardised exam pattern for IIMC 2017. Although the officials mention that the test will be conducted in an offline or paper-pencil mode on May 28, 2017 across test centres. The IIMC 2017 Exam Pattern states that students will be evaluated on the basis of general knowledge and basic analytical aptitude. The IIMC Exam Pattern for Journalism and Advertising & Public Relations programmes will differ slightly. Candidates who have applied for the test can check all the details about the IIMC Exam Pattern 2017 and its topics in this article.

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IIMC Exam Dates 2017



Entrance test

May 28, 2017

Journalism Hindi/English (9 am to 11 am),

Radio & TV Journalism (12 noon to 2 pm) and

Advertising & Public Relations (3 pm to 5 pm)


First week of June 2017

The IIMC Entrance Exam 2017 is conducted by Indian Institute of Mass Communication for admissions to its post graduate journalism and communication programmes. There are around 184 seats across six campuses for all PG programmes.


Only those candidates who have IIMC admit cards cum hall tickets will be allowed to appear in the IIMC entrance exam 2017 as per the mentioned schedule across IIMC Test Centres.


IIMC Exam Pattern 2017


The official notification on IIMC Exam Pattern 2017 mentions “There is no standardised pattern for the written examination”. However, candidates will be evaluated on the following topics in the test, as mentioned in the IIMC Exam Pattern 2017,


a) For Journalism Courses:

  1. Language capability,

  2. General Awareness, including understanding of social dynamics; awareness of public debates on matters of polity and economy; interest in social history; awareness about international developments influencing power equations in the world and their impact on India,

  3. Analytical & comprehension skills,

  4. Aptitude & mental make-up

b) For Advertising and Public Relations:

  1. Aptitude & mental make-up,

  2. Analytical & Comprehension skills,

  3. Brand awareness & recall,

  4. Quantification skills,

  5. General Awareness and

  6. Language capability

After the test has been conducted the IIMC Results 2017 is likely to be announced in the first week of June 2017, declaring the names of the shortlisted candidates for further selection rounds.


Stay tuned to www.media.careers360.com for more news and updates on IIMC 2017 exam pattern

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