Mumbai University Mass Communication 2019
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Mumbai University Mass Communication 2019 - Department of Communication and Journalism, Mumbai University will announce the result of Mumbai University 2019 mass communication in online mode on July 10, 2019. The authorities conducted Mumbai University 2019 mass communication on June 27 in offline mode. Aspirants have to clear the entrance test followed by group discussion and personal interview. The offline entrance test of Mumbai University 2019 mass communication is conducted for admissions to various masters programmes in mass communication, such as MA in communication and journalism, MA in electronic media, MA in public relations, MA in film and television studies. The application form for Mumbai University mass communication was available till June 15, 2019(4 p.m.). Students could get the form from Department of Communication and Journalism, University of Mumbai after paying Rs. 200. They had to fill the form and then submit to the University office. Students who are not residents of Mumbai could download the form and pay the application fee either by post or at the time of entrance test. Students seeking to appear for Mumbai University mass communication 2019 can check exam related details, such important dates, eligibility, application form, result and admission process in this article.

Latest: Mumbai University Mass Communication 2019 Result will be declared on July 10.

Mumbai University Mass Communication 2019 Overview

Particulars

Details

Exam Name

Mumbai University Mass Communication

Exam Type

Postgraduate

Exam Level

State level

Exam mode

Offline

Application mode

Offline

Types of questions

Subjective

Conducting body

Department of Communication and Journalism, Mumbai University

Official website

http://dcjmumbai.mu.ac.in

Mumbai University Mass Communication Important Dates

The table given below covers all the important dates related to Mumbai University 2019 Mass Communication, students can check to stay updated.

Mumbai University Mass Communication Dates

Events

Dates

Application release date

May 2019

Last date to fill the application form

June 15, 2019

Exam date

June 27, 2019 (11 a.m. to 2 p.m.)

Personal Interview
  • June 27, 2019 (3 p.m. to 5 p.m. for outside candidates)
  • June 28, 2019 (10:30 onwards for all other candidates

Result

July 10, 2019

Admission and document submission

To be notified


Mumbai University Mass Communication Result 2019

The university will declare the result of Mumbai University Mass Communication 2019 on July 10 in online mode. The result will be announced in the form of a merit list. The merit list includes name of students and quota and total marks. The merit list also contains the names of waitlisted candidates.

Mumbai University Mass Communication 2019 Merit List for Waitlisted Candidates

Students who will not be shortlisted initially because of limited seats, their names will be put in the waitlist, which will be mentioned in the result page. The waitlisted candidates will be offered admission when there will be any vacancy.

Mumbai University Mass Communication Important Instructions for Selected Candidates

  • Selected students will have to enroll themselves in the department within 3 days from the date of declaration of their names

  • If applicants do not want to take admission, they must inform the officials within 3 days of publication of the list of selected candidates so that the officials can allot the vacant seat to candidates whose names are on the waiting list.

  • Candidates who are taking admission must submit the academic fee either in cash or by Demand Draft.

  • Candidates from Mumbai will have to collect a challan copy from the department.

  • Outstation candidates can courier their DD along with other documents to the following Department address.

Department of Communication and Journalism, 2nd Floor, Health Centre Building, University of Mumbai, Kalina campus, Santacruz (East), Mumbai: 400098.

DD Details: The Finance and Accounts Officer, University of Mumbai, payable at Mumbai.

Candidates must carry three photocopy sets of following documents

  • 10th class Mark sheet

  • 12th class Mark sheet

  • First Year, Second Year and Final year Bachelor Degree mark sheets

  • Marksheet of any other degree/diploma after Bachelor’s degree (if applicable)

  • Education Gap certificate (if applicable)

  • Reserved category candidates must bring photocopy of the following documents

  1. Ration card,

  2. Caste Certificate,

  3. and Aadhar Card.

Note - Selected candidates who have not completed their bachelor’s degree from Mumbai University will have to apply for Eligibility Certificate in the Department by submitting their 10th standard to Graduation Mark Sheets, Migration Certificate from their University, They will also have to submit two Testimonials (in case they have not submitted with the application form) on college letterhead and caste certificate (if applicable).

Mumbai University Mass Communication 2019 Eligibility Criteria

The eligibility criteria of Mumbai University 2019 mass communication specifies the academic qualification and marks students should obtain to apply for the entrance test. Candidates who are seeking admission postgraduate programme can check below to know the eligibility criteria before filling the application form offline.

  • Students must be graduate from any discipline from a recognized university or institution.

  • Candidates must have scored pass marks to be eligible to apply for the entrance test.

Note - Students must note that the eligibility criteria of Mumbai university mass communication is common for M.A. programmes offered by Department of Communication and Journalism, Mumbai University.

Documents to be Kept Ready Before Filling the Application Form in Offline Mode

Students who fill the application form of Mumbai University mass communication have to keep the following documents and information handy before filling the application form. The table mentions the documents separately for reserved and open category.

  • Graduation mark sheets
  • Caste certificate
  • Proof of Kashmiri migrant/Defense/PH, if applicable
  • Education Gap certificate (If any, it must be original)
  • Statement of Purpose

Note - Candidates must note that those who did not do their graduation from University of Mumbai, they have to submit their attested mark sheets.

Information to be Kept Ready

  • Personal email ID

  • Name of last college

  • Year of passing the degree examination

  • Division secured at the graduation level

What are Statement of Purpose and Testimonials?

Statement of Purpose (SOP) - It is an essay that students have to write, comprising 500 to 800 words. The essay should be typed in double spacing on a single sheet and it should contain student’s signature. The essay should justify student’s purpose for opting the course and it can be written in the following language - English, Hindi or Marathi. Candidates have to submit the Statement of Purpose with the application form.

Testimonials - Candidates have to submit two testimonials from their teachers who have taught them. The testimonials should mention why the teachers feel that the student is apt for the course and how the course is beneficial for him/her. The word limit of the testimonial should not exceed 150 words. The teachers must mention in the testimonial that for how long they know the student. It can be written in English, Hindi or Marathi.

Mumbai University Mass Communication Application Form 2019

Students could fill the application form of Mumbai University mass communication 2019 in offline mode. They could get the form at the Department of Communication and Journalism, University of Mumbai by paying Rs.200. They could also download the form in online mode from the link provided above and submit it at the university. Students who are not residents of Mumbai could download the form from the official website and pay the application fee at the time of entrance test.


Note - Students who courier the admission form, they had to collect their receipt from the department of office and bring the receipt on the exam day.


Steps to fill Mumbai University Mass Communication 2019 Application Form

Step 1 - Click on the link given below in the table and download the form

Step 2 - Candidates have to fill the personal details

  • Name

  • Father’s name

  • Mother’s name

  • Email ID

  • Mobile number

  • Date of Birth

  • Permanent address

Step 3 - In this section of Mumbai University mass communication application form, students have to fill their parent’s/Guardian's and caste details

  • Parents/Guardian Name

  • Mobile

  • Relationship

  • Correspondence address

  • Correspondence mobile

  • Religion

  • Caste

  • Physically handicap (if applicable)

Step 4 - Students have to fill educational details

  • Name of last college

  • Address

  • Year of passing

  • Division obtained at the graduate level

  • Date

  • Signature

Step 5 - Paste a recent colour passport size photograph on the space provided

Step 6 - Review the form properly and attach the above-mentioned documents

Step 7- Submit the Mumbai University mass communication application form at the campus


Mumbai University 2019 Mass Communication Application Form

Programme

Links

MACJ (Masters in Communication and Journalism)



Click Here

MAPR (Masters in Public Relations)

Click Here


Where to Submit the Mumbai University Mass Communication 2019 Application Form?

Candidates could submit the application form of Mumbai University mass communication in the following address

DCJ campus, 2nd Floor, Health Center Building,

Vidyanagari Campus, University of Mumbai,

Kalina, Mumbai-98.


What is the Application Fee of Mumbai University Mass Communication 2019?

Students could buy Mumbai University mass communication application form by paying Rs. 200. The application fee is same for all the courses offered in the university. Students who already downloaded the form can pay the fee at the time of submitting the form. Candidates can submit the form at the above-mentioned address.

Mumbai University Mass Communication Exam Pattern 2019

Students who applied for Mumbai University have to undergo series of tests, such as written test, group discussion and the interview. The details of each test are given below.

Written Test - The exam pattern of Mumbai University specifies the number, types of questions asked in the written test and total marks. The paper is of 100 marks and there are four questions which will be based on local, national, and international issues. The writing will be assessed on the following factors given in the table.
Mumbai University Mass Communication 2019 Exam Pattern

Factors

Marks

Historical context

20

language and grammar

10

articulation

10

Originality and quality of content

20

word management (word limit)

20

conclusion

20

Group Discussion - Candidates are given a subject to discuss and debate and they are assessed on the following factors. The total marks allotted for group discussion is 100.

Factors

Marks

Language

25

Presentation

25

Articulation

25

Content

25

Interview - In the interview, each student will be given three minutes to present themselves, wherein they have to mention their objective of pursuing the course. The students can speak in English, Hindi or Marathi. The students have to present orally and they are not allowed to carry any laptop. The students are assessed on the following factors.

Factors

Marks

Language

25

Presentation

25

Clarity of Purpose

25

Overall Impression

25

Mumbai University 2019 Mass Communication Qualifying Marks

Candidates who appeared for the entrance test have to score an aggregate 150 marks in all the three tests to get admission in the course. Admission will be based on the merit obtained by students in the exam.

Mumbai University Mass Communication Selection Process 2019

The selection process of Mumbai University Mass Communication comprises three stages as follows.

Selection Process of Mumbai University

  • Stage 1 - Entrance exam

  • Stage 2 - Group Discussion

  • Stage 3 - Interview

All the eligible candidates who applied for the admissions by submitting the application forms and requisite documents have to appear in the test and secure the minimum cutoff, which is 150 marks.

Mumbai University Mass Communication 2019 Fee Structure

The table below contains the fee structure of all postgraduate programmes for different categories.

Fee Structure

Category

Fee Breakup

Total

General /OBC/PwD

Tuition Fees (per Semester) – Rs.20,000

Computer Lab fees (per Semester) – Rs.2,000

Library Fees (per semester) – Rs.1,000

Other fees – Rs.825/-(including admission fees)

Rs.23,825 (per semester)

SC/ST

NA

Rs 95/- (per semester)

Note - Students have to pay Rs 1,060 in cash as an examination fee per semester. The examination fee for reserved and general category is same.

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