ASCOM Admission 2018 - Amrita School of Communication (ASCOM) conductED the ASCOM 2018 admissions for its BA and MA programmes in Communications as well as the PG Diploma in Journalism for the first round on May 5th and were notified about the result on May 13. ASCOM Admission was through the CAPTEST, which was conducted in offline mode on May 5, 2018. Application form of ASCOM Admission 2018 was available from January 30, 2018 and the last date to register is May 1, 2018. Fee of Rs 500 can be paid for ASCOM application form either through demand draft, net banking, credit and debit card. Exemption from appearing in CAPTEST for ASCOM admission will be offered to students who have more than 70% in the first two years of their graduation. Candidates will be shortlisted for the Personal Interview which will be held on May 10 & 11. The final result and selection list will be announced on May 13, 2018. Registration for second phase of CAPTEST concluded on June 1 and the exam will be conducted on June 8th at Ettimadai campus and the result for the same will be announced on June 10th. It may be noted that MA and PG Diploma aspirants will have to further participate in a group discussion before availing admissions to ASCOM 2018. Candidates who wish to apply for the ASCOM admission 2018 can check the complete details about the eligibility criteria, important dates to keep note of, application process, selection and admission procedure as well as the relevant fee structure in the article below.
ASCOM Admission- Fast Facts
Admission Name: ASCOM Admission 2018
Exam Name: Communication Aptitude Test
Common Name: CAP Test
Conducting Body: Amrita School of Communication, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham
Programme Offered: BA Mass Communication, MA in Communication, P. G. Diploma in Journalism
Application Mode: To be downloaded. Candidates must fill details and send it to the institute.
Application Fee: Rs 500
Exam Mode: Offline
ASCOM Admission 2018 Important Dates
The dates related to ASCOM admission are provided in the table below. The dates listed will allow candidates to keep track of the various deadlines pertaining to the admission of ASCOM 2018.
ASCOM Admission Dates 2018
January 30, 2018
Last date of application
May 1, 2018
May 5, 2018
May 10-11, 2018
May 13, 2018
Last date for submission of fee
May 21, 2018
Registration end date for CAPTEST
June 1, 2018
CAPTEST For second phase at Ettimadai campus
June 8th, 2018
June 10th, 2018
Fee to be paid on or before
June 25th, 2018
ASCOM Result 2018
The final ASCOM 2018 result and the selection list will be declared on May 13, 2018. In order to confirm their admission, candidates will have to submit the fee by May 21, 2018. Candidatees will have to submit the following documents at the time of admission.
Documents to be submitted ASCOM 2018 Admission
Candidates have to submit attested photocopies of the following documents during the time of selection process to avail final admissions.
1. Duly filled application form
2. Two Photographs
3. Class 10th and 12th Mark Sheets (for B.A applications)
4. Class 10th and 12th Mark Sheet, and all semester marksheet of Bachelor’s (for M.A applications)
5. Candidates who have appeared for their 12th examinations and are awaiting results have to can produce attested copies of their Class 11th Mark sheets when they appear for the CAP Test (for B.A applications)
6. Class 10 TC (if applicable)
7. Community Certificate (if applicable)
8. Copy of provisional degree certificate/degree certificate should be produced at the time of writing the entrance exam (for M.A applications)
Fee structure of ASCOM Admissions 2018
B. A. Mass Communication
M. A. Communication/PG Diploma In Journalism
Tuition Fees (Annual): Rs.1,22,000
Other Fees (One Time): Rs. 5500
Caution Deposit (One Time): Rs.10,000
Tuition Fees (Annual): Rs.1,02,000
Room Rent (Annual): Rs.37,500
Caution Deposit (One Time): Rs.5000
For Single Room Accomodation
Room Rent (Annual): Rs.44,500
For Shared Room Accomodation
Room Rent (Annual): Rs.37,500
Mess Fee (Annual)
Single Room Accommodation:
Grand Total with Shared Room Accommodation:
Selection Process of ASCOM Admission 2018
ASCOM Exam Pattern 2018
CAPTEST Previous Year Question Paper
ASCOM Admission 2018 Eligibility & Programmes
B. A. Mass Communication
M. A. in Communication
P. G. Diploma in Journalism
ASCOM Application Form 2018
The application form of ASCOM Admission 2018 is available from January 30, 2018 and last date for registering it is May 1, 2018. The steps to fill the ASCOM 2018 application form are given below.
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What to keep ready before filling Application form of ASCOM 2018
Candidates need to keep the following documents ready before they start filling the ASCOM 2018 application form.
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Steps to fill ASCOM 2018 Application Form
Candidates need to follow the steps that are given below while they fill the ASCOM application form 2018.
Step 1 – Register
Candidates will have to first register by entering the email address and the security code by clicking on the link that is provided on this page.
Step 2 - Fill the ASCOM Admission form
Candidates will have to enter the following details in the ASCOM 2018 application form.
- Personal details-Name, Date of Birth, Gender, Blood Group, Name of the guardian,
- Mailing details
- Academic Background
Step 3- Upload Documents
Candidates will have to upload their scanned image according to the specifications that are mentioned in the table that is given above. They need to also upload the scanned image of their signature in the application form of ASCOM 2018. Those who are sending the application form in offline mode, they will have to send an additional passport size photograph along with the filled in application form for the admit card.
Step 4 - Payment of the Application Fee
Candidates must pay a fee of Rs 500 via a Demand Draft in favour of “Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham” payable at ‘Coimbatore if they are filling it in offline mode. Those candidates who are filling the application form of ASCOM 2018, they can pay it either in online mode through net banking, or by using a debit and credit card.
Candidates who are filling the ASCOM application form 2018 in offline mode, they can mail it at the address that is given below.
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham,
Ettimadai, Coimbatore 641 112,
Tamil Nadu, India.
Documents to attach with the ASCOM Application Form
Candidates must send self-attested copies of the following documents
2 passport size Photographs
Class 10th Marks Sheet
Class 12th Marks Sheet
Mark Sheets for all semesters of the Bachelor’s programme in case of M.A applicants
Candidates who are appearing for their final exam (class 12th) and are awaiting their result should produce the attested copies of Class 1th when they appear for the CAPTEST.
MA applicants need to submit a copy of their or the provisional degree certificate/ degree certificate
DD for the payment of application fees
Class 10 – TC if applicable
Community Certificate if applicable
List of Exam Centres- CAPTEST 2018 will be conducted in the cities which are given below:
- Amritapuri (Kollam)
- Ettimadai (Coimbatore)