CUCET 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.
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
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
Online Registration Begins
Last date for Online Registration
Availability of CUCET Admit Card
CUCET 2018 exam date
Availability of Answer Key (if any)
Grievances window, if any upto
Final answer key of CUCET 2018
Announcement of CUCET results
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
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
Payment through Challan
Total Fee to be paid
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
Bandarsindari (CURAJ) Ajmer
Kalaburagi / Gulbarga
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
Number of questions
English Language, general awareness, mathematical aptitude and analytical
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.
Central University of Rajasthan
Email Id: firstname.lastname@example.org
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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