IIMC Entrance Exam 2019

IIMC Entrance Exam 2019 - Indian Institute of Mass Communication will conduct IIMC 2019 entrance exam in offline mode tentatively in the last week of May. IIMC application form 2019 will be available in offline and online mode in March. The admit card of IIMC 2019 will be issued by the authorities in online mode. Candidates will have to download the hall ticket of IIMC 2019 by entering the details that need to mention. The result of IIMC entrance exam 2019 for different courses will be announced in third week of June. Candidates whose roll numbers appear in the result of IIMC entrance exam, they will have to take part in the next round of selection. The next stage of IIMC selection process 2019 will comprise of interview and group discussion. After the selection round, IIMC merit list will be announced. Candidates will have to confirm their admission by paying the fees and getting their documents verified. To know all the information about IIMC entrance exam 2019 such as important dates, application form, eligibility criteria, result, merit list, selection process, read the complete article that is given below on this page.

 

IIMC 2019 Entrance Exam - Quick Facts

Particulars 

Details 

Name of the Exam

IIMC Entrance Exam

Category of the exam

Post Graduate Level Exam

Name of Exam Conducting Institute

Indian Institute of Mass Communication

Type of Exam

National Level Exam

Periodicity

Annually

Time allotted

Two hours

Total Marks for the test

75 marks

Mode of exam

Offline

Type of questions

Descriptive

Application Fee

Rs. 1500 for General and Rs. 1000 for Reserved Category

Programmes offered at different campuses through IIMC Entrance Exam 2019 

S.No

Name of the Course

Place

1.

Post Graduate Diploma Course in Journalism (Hindi)

IIMC New Delhi

2.

Post Graduate Diploma Course in Journalism (Odia)

IIMC Dhenkanal, Odisha

3.

Post Graduate Diploma Course in Journalism (Urdu)

IIMC New Delhi

4.

Post Graduate Diploma Course in Journalism (Marathi)

IIMC Amravati, Maharashtra

5.

Post Graduate Diploma Course in Journalism (Malayalam)

IIMC Kottayam, Kerala

6.

Post Graduate Diploma Course in Radio & Television Journalism offered in Hindi or English

IIMC New Delhi

7.

Post Graduate Diploma Course in Advertising and Public Relations offered in Hindi or English

IIMC New Delhi

IIMC Important Dates 2019

The complete schedule pertaining to admission to Indian Institute of Mass Communication  is mentioned in IIMC 2019 important dates. Candidates can check the tentative dates that are mentioned in the table for the various events.

S.No

Event 

Date*

1.

Notification for IIMC Entrance Exam 2019

Second week of March

2.

Start and end Date for Application form of IIMC

Third week of March- First week of May

3.

Availability of IIMC Admit Card 2019

Third week of May

4.

IIMC Entrance Exam 2019

Last week of May

5.

Announcement of IIMC Result

Third week of June

6.

IIMC Selection Process

July

7.

Announcement of Final Result

Last week of June

 *The dates mentioned in the table are tentative and will be updated once they are released by the authorities.

 

IIMC Eligibility Criteria 2019

The eligibility criteria of IIMC entrance exam 2019 includes important conditions related to age, marks scored at graduation level, nationality and reservation criteria which needs to be followed and met by the candidates before they register for the exam.

 

IIMC 2019 Eligibility criteria

S.No 

Eligibility Criteria 

Details 

1.

Academic Qualification

  • Graduates in any discipline are eligible to apply to IIMC entrance exam

  • Candidates who are in the final year of graduation are also eligible to apply for IIMC 2019 entrance exam. However, such candidates must provide a original certificate issued by the university or the college on or before August 31, 2019.

2.

Nationality

  • Indian nationals can appear in IIMC 2019 entrance exam

  • Five seats are reserved in each courses for NRIs and NRI sponsored candidates

3.

Reservation of seats

Seats will be reserved for candidates according to the parameters laid down by the government

4.

Age Criteria for candidates belonging to different categories

General

Candidate should be born on August 1, 1994 or later

SC/ST/PH

Candidate should be born on August 1, 1989 or later

OBC

Candidate should be born on August 1, 1991 or later

IIMC Application Form 2019

Candidates will be able to register for the entrance exam for various PG diploma programmes by filling the application form of IIMC 2019. Registration will begin by filling IIMC 2019 application form which will be available in online mode from third week of March and in offline mode, the form will be available in last week of March.

Candidates can check category wise fee for IIMC application form 2019 in the table that is given below:

 

IIMC 019 Application Fee

 S.No 

Category 

Fee 

1.

SC, ST, PH, OBC

Rs 1,000

2.

General

Rs 1,500

How to fill IIMC Application Form 2019 in online mode 

The institute will issue the application form of IIMC entrance exam 2019 in online mode tentatively in third week of March. In order to fill IIMC application form 2019 with ease candidates can follow the steps that are given below:

 

Steps to fill online IIMC 2019 Application Form 

  • Click on the link to fill IIMC application form 2019

  • Enter all the personal, academic and contact details

  • Pay the fee for the application form by using any one of the following modes:

  1.  Debit Card

  2.  Credit Card

  3.  Net Banking

  • Click on the submit button after payment of fees

  • A confirmation mail will be sent to the registered email address of the candidates

  • Print the IIMC 2019 application form for future reference

How to fill offline Application Form of IIMC 2019

  • Candidates need to follow the steps that are given below to fill IIMC 2019 application form. Candidates have the option to either download the application form of IIMC 2019 or purchase it from the campus by paying the requisite amount, depending on the category to which you belong

  • Click on the link provided to download IIMC application form 2019

  • Enter all academic, personal and contact details

  • Pay the fee by drawing a demand draft in favour of “IIMC, New Delhi”

  • Enter the details of the demand draft in application form of IIMC entrance exam 2019

  • At the back of the demand draft, candidates must mention their name

  • After filling IIMC application form 2019 in offline mode, candidates will have to send it along with the demand draft to the address that is given below:

    The Additional Director General (T&A),

    Indian Institute of Mass Communication,

    Aruna Asaf Ali Marg, New Delhi-110067

Get IIMC 2019 Application Form by Post or in Person 

Candidates can get application form of IIMC entrance exam 2019 by going to the institute and getting it in person. They can also get it by post and pay the application fee through demand draft which is drawn on any scheduled bank payable to Registrar IIMC at New Delhi, from IIMC New Delhi or IIMC Dhenkanal (Odisha).

  • If the candidate wishes to get the IIMC application form 2019 by post, then in that case, the candidate must send a request by post. In the request, candidates must mention their name, address, pincode, phone number along with the demand draft.

  • Candidates must also send a self-addressed stamped (Rs. 70/-) envelope (27 x 17 cm) to IIMC Delhi, Aruna Asaf Ali Marg, JNU New Campus, New Delhi – 110067

  • Once the candidates have received the form, they must fill it and send it to:

    (a)IIMC, New Delhi (b) IIMC Dhenkanal (Odisha)

Note: If the candidate wishes to appear for different courses at IIMC, candidates will have to fill separate application forms.

 

IIMC Exam Centres 2019

The exam centres of IIMC 2019 are the list of cities where the test will be conducted in offline mode. While filling the application form of IIMC entrance exam, candidates must select at least two cities where they can take the test. It is likely that the institute will conduct IIMC entrance exam 2019 in at least 20 cities across the country.

 

List of IIMC 2019 Exam Centres

Centre Code

Exam Centre

State

A01

Ahmedabad

Gujarat

B02

Aizawl

Mizoram

C03

Amravati

Maharashtra

D04

Bangalore

Karnataka

E05

Bhopal

Madhya Pradesh

F06

Chennai

Tamil Nadu

G07

Dehradun

Uttarakhand

H8

Dhenkanal

Odisha

I09

Guwahati

Assam

J10

Hyderabad

Andhra Pradesh

K11

Jammu

J&K

L12

Kolkata

West Bengal

M13

Kottayam

Kerala

N14

Lucknow

Uttar Pradesh

O15

Mumbai

Maharashtra

P16

New Delhi

New Delhi

Q17

Patna

Bihar

R18

Raipur

Chhattisgarh

S19

Ranchi

Jharkhand

T20

Srinagar

J&K

The authorities will later on release the exact address of IIMC 2019 exam centres at least two weeks before the exam. The list will mention the following details:

  • Centre name and code

  • Examination Centre Address

IIMC 2019 Entrance Exam for Regional Journalism Course 

The cities where the different exams for various courses will be held are:

 

List of Cities 

Name of the Course 

 City where IIMC Entrance exam 2019 will be held 

IIMC 2019 entrance exam for Malayalam journalism

Kottayam

IIMC 2019 entrance exam for Urdu journalism

Dhenkanal

IIMC 2019 entrance exam for Marathi journalism

Amravati and Mumbai

IIMC 2019 entrance exam for Urdu Journalism

  • Bhopal

  • Hyderabad

  • Jammu

  • Lucknow

  • Patna

  • New Delhi

  • Srinagar

How to prepare for IIMC Entrance Exam 2019 

The aim of preparation tips for IIMC 2019 is to acquaint the candidates with the exam pattern of IIMC entrance exam 2019 as well the medium of the exam and other important information.

 

IIMC Entrance Exam Pattern 2019

The exam pattern of IIMC entrance exam 2019 will indicate the total number of questions that are asked, duration of the exam, marking scheme so and other vital information.

 

IIMC 2019 Entrance Exam 

S. No 

Particulars 

Details 

1.

Type of questions

Descriptive

2.

Mode of exam

Offline

3.

Otal number of Questions

Five

4.

Total marks

75

5.

Duration of IIMC entrance exam 2019

Two hours

Name of the Course and Medium in which IIMC Entrance exam 2019 will be conducted 

Name of the PG Diploma Programme 

Medium of the Exam 

Post Graduate Diploma Course in Journalism (Hindi)

 Hindi

Post Graduate Diploma Course in Radio & Television Journalism

English and Hindi

Post Graduate Diploma Course in Journalism (English)

English

Post Graduate Diploma Course in Advertising and Public Relations

English and Hindi

Post Graduate Diploma Course in Journalism (Urdu)

Urdu

Post Graduate Diploma Course in Journalism (Odia)

Odia

Post Graduate Diploma Course in Journalism (Malayalam)

Malayalam

Post Graduate Diploma Course in Journalism (Marathi)

Marathi

IIMC 2019 Entrance Exam Syllabus

The syllabus of IIMC entrance exam 2019 indicates the topics from which the questions will be asked for journalism course and for advertising and public relations:

 

IIMC 2019 syllabus for Journalism Courses 

  • General Awareness

  • Social and cultural History

  • Constitutional provisions

  • General aptitude

  • Analytical questions and comprehension

  • Awareness about social issues

  • Questions on Ethics and Values

IIMC Entrance Exam Syllabus 2019 for Advertising and Public Relations

  • Questions on Aptitude

  • General Awareness

  • Comprehension

  • Analytical questions

  • Questions on various brands

IIMC Admit Card 2019

The admit card of IIMC 2019 will be available in online mode tentatively in third week of May. Candidates can download IIMC admit card 2019 by entering their date of birth, application or mobile number. After the candidates have entered the details, IIMC 2019 admit card will be displayed on the screen and candidates can download it and take its print out. It is compulsory for the candidates to carry with them IIMC 2019 admit card to the exam centre. Candidates must carry with them the IIMC admit card 2019 with them till the completion of the admission process.

 

IIMC Result 2019

Indian Institute of Mass Communication 2019 will declare IIMC 2019 result in online mode tentatively in third week of June. The result of IIMC 2019 will be on the basis of performance of the candidates in the entrance exam. IIMC result 2019 will be for different courses and it will mention the roll number of shortlisted candidates as well as date, time and address where their group discussion and interview will take place. Candidates must also check the documents which they must bring with them at the time of IIMC selection round 2019.

 

IIMC Cutoff 2019

The cutoff of IIMC 2019 is the minimum marks which the candidates must score to be able to participate in the next round of selection. Though the institute does not release IIMC cutoff, some of the important parameters which are taken into account while determining it are:

  • Difficulty level of the entrance exam

  • Total number of candidates who applied for the exam

  • Total number of seats available in each course

  • Past years cutoff trends

IIMC Selection Procedure 2019

The next stage of admission to Indian Institute of Mass Communication after announcement of result of the written exam is IIMC 2019 selection procedure. At this stage, shortlisted candidates will have to take part in group discussion and interview. In the result itself, candidates will get to know the date, time and venue where group discussion and interview will take place for all the candidates who have been shortlisted for IIMC selection round 2019. The weightage that will be given to the written exam and the group discussion and interview will be 75:25.

 

IIMC Merit List 2019

The merit list of IIMC 2019 will indicate the names of the candidates who have been offered admission. The institute will probably declare at least three IIMC merit lists 2019 for the new academic session. IIMC 2019 merit list will be different for the various post graduate diploma courses that have been offered by the institute. Candidates whose names figure in IIMC merit list 2019, they will have have to confirm their admission by paying the requisite fees for the programme in which they have been offered admission.

 

IIMC Counselling 2019

Candidates will have to take part in IIMC 2019 counselling once their admission has been confirmed. The authorities will announce the schedule for IIMC counselling 2019 for different campuses. It is here that the students will have to register themselves.

 

IIMC 2019 Reservation of Seats 

Indian Institute of Mass Communication 2019 will have certain number of seats reserved for candidates belonging to SC, ST, PH, OBC categories. The seats will be reserved for the candidates according to the guidelines that are laid down by the government.

 

Hostel Facilities at IIMC campuses

There is limited accommodation for outstation female candidates at IIMC New Delhi. However, hostel facility is available for both male and female candidates at IIMC Dhenkanal, Aizawl, Amravati, Jammu and Kottayam.

 

IIMC PG Fee Structure, Programmes and Seats

Programme Name

IIMC Campus

Number of Seats

Fee Structure

Post Graduate Diploma Course in Journalism (English)

IIMC Delhi

62

Rs 79,000

IIMC Dhenkanal

62

IIMC Aizawl

15

IIMC Amravati

15

IIMC Jammu

15

IIMC Kottayam

15

Post Graduate Diploma Course in Journalism (Hindi)

IIMC New Delhi

62

Rs 79,000/-

Post Graduate Diploma Course in Radio & Television Journalism

IIMC New Delhi

46

Rs 1,45,000/-

Post Graduate Diploma Course in Advertising and Public Relations

IIMC New Delhi

70

Rs 1,12,000/-

Post Graduate Diploma Course in Journalism (Odia)

IIMC Dhenkanal (Odisha)

23

Rs 43,000/-

Post Graduate Diploma Course in Journalism (Urdu)

IIMC New Delhi

15

Rs 43,000/-

Post Graduate Diploma Course in Journalism (Marathi)

IIMC Amravati (Maharashtra)

15

Rs 43,000/-

Post Graduate Diploma Course in Journalism (Malayalam)

IIMC Kottayam (Kerala)

15

Rs 43,000/-

IIMC 2019 FAQs

Question – What is the eligibility criteria for appearing in the IIMC entrance exam 2019. 

Answer – No, you are not eligible for IIMC 2019 entrance test. As per eligibility criteria, candidates born on August 1, 1990 or later can apply for the test.

 

Question – Is the IIMC application form available in online or in offline mode. 

Answer – Candidates can fill the IIMC application form both in online mode as well as offline mode. They can download the form as well as get it by visiting the office oralso get it by post.

 

Question – When will the application form of IIMC 2019 be available?

Answer – The application form of IIMC 2019 entrance exam will be available tentatively in March 2019.

 

Question – What is the mode of payment of application form?

Answer – Candidates can pay the fee for IIMC application form through debit card, credit card, net banking. They can also pay the fees through the Demand Draft (DD).

 

Question – Will the IIMC 2019 admit card be sent by post?

Answer – Candidates can download the admit card of IIMC entrance exam by entering the requisite details.

 

Question – Will I be allowed to carry my mobile phone to the IIMC exam centre? 

Answer – Candidates will not be allowed to carry the cell phone to the test centre.

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