CUCET Mass Communication 2018

CUCET Mass CommunicationCUCET Mass Communication 2018 - The CUCET 2018 Mass Communication which is the common entrance test conducted jointly by ten Central Universities will be held tentatively in May 2018. CUCET 2018 Mass Communication will be conducted under the aegis of the Central University of Rajasthan. CUCET Mass Comm 2018 is conducted for admissions to the Masters degree in Mass Comm across the participating universities. Out of the 10 participating institutes of CUCET 2018, Mass communication is offered only by 8 universities namely - Central University of Haryana, Central University of Jammu, Central University of Jharkhand, Central University of Kashmir, Central University of Karnataka, Central University of Punjab, Central University of Rajasthan, Central University of South Bihar and Central University of Tamil Nadu. The application form of CUCET 2018 Mass Communication will be available from the month of March 2018. CUCET Mass Communication 2018 will be conducted in an offline mode Candidates will be able to download their admit card of CUCET 2018 Mass Comm from May 2018. The CUCET Mass Comm result will be declared online, where the candidates have to login and enter their application ID along with the password. It may be noted that while the CUCET 2018 Mass Communication entrance exam is common, the counselling and selection process is separate for each University. This article has all the details regarding CUCET Mass Communication 2018 like eligibility criteria, application and fee payment modes, exam pattern and marking scheme for aspirants to refer to before applying.

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CUCET Mass Comm Entrance Exam Fast Facts

Exam Name: Central Universities Common Entrance Test- Mass Communication

Common Name:CUCET Mass Communication

Conducting University: University of Rajasthan

Degree: M.A
Exam Type:
University
Exam Category: PG
Exam Mode: Offline

Type of Questions: MCQs

Total Questions: 100

Test Duration: 2 hours 90 minutes

Application Mode: Online only

Fee Mode: Online and Offline

Application Fee: Rs 850 (general), Rs 400 (SC/ST)

CUCET Mass Comm Important Dates 2018

 

The important dates for CUCET Mass Communication 2018 will be announced by the officials in the month of February. Candidates must keep a tab about all the test related dates so as not to miss any exam event. The below given dates are tentative and are based on previous year time-line.

 

Important Dates of CUCET 2018 Mass Communication

S.No

Event Details

Date

1

Online Registration Begins

March 2018

2

Last date for Online Registration

April 2018

3

Availability of CUCET Admit Card

May 2018

4

CUCET 2018 exam date

May 2018

5

Availability of Answer Key (if any)

May 2018

6

Grievances window, if any upto

May 2018

7

Final answer key of CUCET 2018

May 2018

8

Announcement of CUCET results

June 2018

CUCET Mass Comm Eligibility Criteria 2018

 

The eligibility criteria of CUCET Mass Communication 2018 have been prescribed separately by each of the participating universities. Each University have their own CUCET Mass Communication eligibility criteria. Candidates must therefore ensure that they meet the common eligibility criteria of CUCET 2018 Mass Comm along with the eligibility prescribed by the respective universities to which they are applying. The CUCET Mass Communication 2018 Eligibility Criteria has been detailed below along with the number of seats are provided in the table below.

 

University wise Eligibility Criteria of CUCET 2018 Mass Communication

University

Programme

Eligibility

Central University of Haryana

Master of Arts (Journalism and Mass Communication

Graduation from any recognized university with a minimum 50 % marks or equivalent grade in aggregate.

Central University of Jammu

M.A. Mass Communication and New Media

Bachelor’s Degree of at least three years duration from a recognized University with not less than 50% of total marks (45% in case of SC/ST and persons with disabilities).

Central University of Jammu

M.A Mass Communication & New Media

Master’s Degree in Mass Communication/ Journalism/ Advertising & Public Relations/Electronic Media/Online Media with 55% Marks or equivalent grade from a recognized university (50% for SC/ST candidates and persons with disablities)

Central University of Jharkhand

M.A. in Mass Communication

Bachelor’s Degree in any Discipline

Central University of Kashmir

M. A. Convergent Journalism

Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline from a recognized University with at least 50% marks or its equivalent on Grading Scale of respective Universities (45% for SC/ST/PWD).

Central University of Punjab

M.A. Mass Communication & Journalism

Bachelor’s degree in any discipline with a minimum of 55% marks (50% in case of SC/ST/OBC/PWD) from a recognized Indian or foreign University.

Central University of Rajasthan

M.A Culture & Media Studies

Bachelor's degree from any recognized University with a minimum of 50% marks or equivalent grade in aggregate for general category and 45% or equivalent grade for SC/ST/OBC/PWD candidates. Graduate in any discipline having good command over English.

Central University of South Bihar

M.A Communication & Media Studies

Bachelor Degree in any discipline with a minimum of 55% marks for General / OBC candidates and 50% marks for SC/ST candidates.

Central University of Tamil Nadu

M. A. (Mass Communication)

Any Bachelor's degree from a recognized university with at least 55% marks for General Category, 50% marks for OBC (Non-creamy Layer) and 45% marks for SC/ST/PWD candidates at Graduate level.

CUCET Mass Comm Application Form 2018

 

The application forms for CUCET Mass Communication 2018 will be available in an online mode only. Candidates can check the steps to fill the CUCET 2018 Mass Communication application form below:

 

How to fill CUCET Mass Communication 2018 Application Form

 

Candidates can check 6 simple steps to complete the CUCET 2018 Mass Communication application process.

1. Choice of course-- Candidates must use the given link for application as per the programme they wish to apply for. Mass Communication candidates must choose the PG application link to apply for CUCET 2018 Mass Communication

 

2. Login Details - Candidates must enter their Name, Email, Mobile details along with a password of their choice. After successful registration, they can proceed to filling the application form

 

3. Registration: The next stage involves candidates filling their personal details, academic details and address details. The Aadhaar card number is mandatory while filling the form. Candidates also have to choose one test centre as per their preference from the given list of exam centres for CUCET Mass Communication 2018.

 

4. Uploading Photograph, signature and other documents: Applicants have to upload their photograph of size between 10KB - 100 KB and signature of size 5KB – 20KB, respectively.

 

5. Registration for courses and Universities: In this stage a candidate must enter the courses for three universities as per their preference.

 

6. Payment of Fees: Candidates can edit their application form before making the payment of the application fees of CUCET 2018 Mass Comm. The payment can be made either online or offline through SBI challan which has to be downloaded.

 

CUCET Mass Communication 2018 Application Fees Details

Student Category

Online payment

Payment through Challan

Application Fee

Application Fee

Transaction/Bank Fee

Total Fee to be paid

General/OBC Candidates

Rs 800

Rs 800

Rs. 50

Rs. 850

SC/ST/ Candidates

Rs 350

Rs 350

Rs. 400

PWD Candidates

No Application Fee.

 

7. Submission of the application form: Once the application process is over, and the form along with fee is submitted, applicants will receive SMS and Email alerts.

 

Guidelines for Photograph & Signature:

 

A. Photograph: Recent passport size colour picture against a white background

  • Dimensions must be 200 x 230 pixels

  • Size of file should be between 10kb to 100 kb

  • The size of the scanned image is not more than 100KB

B. Signature: The applicant has to sign on white paper with Black Ink pen

  • Dimensions must be 140 x 60 pixels

  • Size of file should be between 5KB to 20KB

  • The size of the scanned image is not more than 500KB

CUCET Mass Comm Test Centres 2018

 

CUCET 2018 Mass Communication will be held in 76 centres across the country. Candidates will be required to select one test centre as per their preference while filling the CUCET Mass Communication application 2018. Candidates are advised to select the one that is convenient and nearest to them. The exact details and address of the test centre of CUCET 2018 Mass Communication will be mentioned in the admit card of CUCET.

 

List of Exam Cities for CUCET 2018

S. NO.

TEST CITY

STATE

S. NO.

TEST CITY

STATE

1.

Ahmedabad

Gujarat

39.

Kota

Rajasthan

2.

Allahabad

Uttar Pradesh

40.

Kottayam

Kerala

3.

Amritsar

Punjab

41.

Leh

J&K

4.

Bandarsindari (CURAJ) Ajmer

Rajasthan

42.

Lucknow

Uttar Pradesh

5.

Bangalore

Karnataka

43.

Ludiana

Punjab

6.

Bathinda

Punjab

44.

Madurai

Tamil Nadu

7.

Begusarai

Bihar

45.

Mahendergarh

Haryana

8.

Bhagalpur

Bihar

46.

Mumbai

Maharashtra

9.

Bhopal

Madhya Pradesh

47.

Muzaffarpur

Bihar

10.

Bhubaneshwar

Orissa

48.

Mysore

Karnataka

11.

Bidar

Karnataka

49.

NagerCoil

Tamil Nadu

12.

Bikaner

Rajasthan

50.

Nagpur

Maharashtra

13.

Calicut

Kerala

51.

New Delhi

New Delhi

14.

Chandigarh

Punjab

39.

Kota

Rajasthan

15.

Chennai

Tamil Nadu

52.

Patiala

Punjab

16.

Coimbatore

Tamil Nadu

53.

Patna

Bihar

17.

Davanagere

Karnataka

54.

Pune

Maharashtra

18.

Dehradun

Uttarakhand

55.

Purnia

Bihar

19.

Dhanbad

Jharkhand

56.

Raichur

Karnataka

20.

Gaya

Bihar

57.

Raipur

Chattisgarh

21.

Goa

Goa

58.

Ranchi

Jharkhand

22.

Guwahati

Assam

59.

Sambalpur

Orissa

23.

Hissar

Haryana

60.

Shimla

Himachal Pradesh

24.

Hubli

Karnataka

61.

Sikar

Rajasthan

25.

Hyderabad

Talangana

62.

Silchar

Assam

26.

Indore

Madhya Pradesh

63.

Siwan

Bihar

27.

Jabalpur

Madhya Pradesh

64.

Solapur

Maharashtra

28.

Jaipur

Rajasthan

65.

Srinagar

J&K

29.

Jammu

J&K

66.

Thiruvananthapuram

Kerala

30.

Jamshedpur

Jharkhand

67.

Thiruvarur

Tamil Nadu

31.

Jodhpur

Rajasthan

68.

Thrissur

Kerala

32.

Kalaburagi / Gulbarga

Karnataka

69.

Trichy

Tamil Nadu

33.

Kannur (Thalassery)

Kerala

70.

Udaipur

Rajasthan

34.

Kargil

J&K

71.

Udhampur

J&K

35.

Kasargod

Kerala

72.

Udupi

Karnataka

36.

Kathua

J&K

73.

Varanasi

Uttar Pradesh

37.

Kochi

Kerala

74.

Vijaywada

Andhra Pradesh

38.

Kolkata

West Bengal

75.

Vishakhapatnam

Andhra Pradesh

CUCET Mass Comm Admit Card 2018

 

The admit card of CUCET 2018 Mass Communication will be available from the first week of May 2018 onwards for only registered candidates. Candidates can download their admit cards by entering their application number along with password. Candidates are advised to first check all the details mentioned in the admit card and then download the same. No candidate will be allowed to appear in the CUCET 2018 Mass Communication entrance exam without the admit card.

 

CUCET Mass Comm Exam Pattern 2018

 

The exam pattern of CUCET Mass Communication 2018 given by the CURAJ authorities is useful to candidates for understanding the paper pattern in order to perform well. The CUCET Mass Communication 2018 will be conducted in an offline mode. Candidates have to answer 100 multiple choice questions (MCQS) within the duration of two hours. The test will be divided into two parts; the details are given below

 

Exam Pattern of CUCET Mass 2018 Communication

Section

Topics

Number of questions

Part 1

English Language, general awareness, mathematical aptitude and analytical

25

Part 2

Media Aptitude

75

Total

-

100

Marking Scheme: There is negative marking in the exam. Every correct answer will carry 1 mark while 0.25 marks will be deducted for a wrong answer. If a candidate has not attempted any question, it will not be assessed.

 

CUCET Mass Communication Exam Pattern- Instructions

  • Candidates have to mark their answers on the OMR sheets.

  • They have to mark one correct option to the question, as instructed in the booklet.

  • Candidates are not allowed to mark two answers or change any answer once marked.

  • If a candidate marks multiple entries in the OMR Sheet it will be treated as wrong answer with negative marking.

CUCET Mass Comm Syllabus 2018

 

The syllabus for the CUCET Mass Communication has been provided for Master of Journalism and Mass Communication, Convergent Journalism Culture and Media Studies, Mass Communication and New Media and Mass Communication. The topics to be covered by students is summarized below

  • General Awareness of Indian Political and Economic Environment

  • International Developments(Political and Entertainment)

  • Awareness of current Public issues

  • Indian history and Social Science

  • Information Communication Technologies and its application in Media Industry

  • Mass Media and Society

CUCET Mass Comm Answer Key 2018

 

The answer key of CUCET Mass Communication 2018 will be available after the test has been conducted. The answer key will let aspirants cross check their answers and estimate a tentative score for the test. To check the answer key, candidates have to visit the official website, click on the answer key tab, enter application id and password.

 

CUCET Mass Comm Result 2018

 

The result for CUCET Mass Communication will be announced in the month of June. Candidates must check their results online, which will be in the form of ranks. Candidates with qualified ranks will be able to apply for admissions.

 

Steps to check CUCET Mass Communication 2018 Result are,

1. Visit the official website

2. Click on the result link, provided in the notification section

3. Enter Application ID, Password or Date of Birth

4. Also enter a verification code provided

5. Click enter and download the result

 

CUCET Mass Comm Counselling 2018

 

Candidates have to register for the counselling process of CUCET Mass Communication 2018, as soon as the results are announced. The registrations for CUCET Mass Communication 2018 will commence from June. The process is,

  • Each university will have its own separate counselling for qualified candidates

  • Candidates must follow the counselling process of their individual university

  • Seats will be allotted based on merit

  • Candidates must attend the document verification session and follow the admission procedure specified by the respective university.

Contact:

Central University of Rajasthan

Email Id: enqcucet2017@curaj.ac.in

 

The above information is based on the previous year’s notification. Updated information will be available here as soon as CUCET announces the same.

 

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