Pondicherry University Mass Communication Admissions 2018

Pondicherry University Mass Communication AdmissionPondicherry University Mass Communication Admission 2018 – The Dept of Electronic Media and Mass Communication conducts an entrance test tentatively in May 2018 for the admissions to Pondicherry University 2018 mass communication programmes. The Pondicherry University mass communication 2018 admission is for the M.A in Mass Communication and M.Sc Electronic Media programmes. The application forms of the Pondicherry University 2018 mass communication admission are likely to be available online from March 2018. The entrance exam will be held online tentatively in May 2018. The hall ticket for the mass communication admissions of Pondicherry University 2018 will be available for download after the completion of the application process in April. Candidates will be able to practice for the entrance test with the help of the mock test released by the university some days prior to the entrance exam for the Pondicherry University mass communication admission 2018. The result of the Pondicherry University 2018 mass communication will be decalred tentatively in June. Candidates will be shortlisted for a personal interview on the basis of their performance in the entrance test of the Pondicherry University mass communication admission 2018. The details pertaining to the same are given below for all aspirants to peruse before applying.

Pondicherry University 2018 Mass Communication Admissions– Fast Facts

Admission Name: Pondicherry University Mass Communication Admissions

Conducting body: Department of Electronic Media and Mass Communication, School of Media and Communication

Admission Type: University
Admission Level: UG and PG

Conducting Institute: Pondicherry University

Periodicity- Once a year

Application Mode: Online

Exam Mode: Online

Result: Online

Selection Process: Entrance test & Personal Interview

Pondicherry University Mass Communication Programmes

  • M.A. Mass Communication- 46

  • M.Sc. Electronic Media- 46

Pondicherry University Mass Communication 2018 Admission Dates

 

The important dates of Pondicherry University 2018 mass communication admissions indicates the tentative time-line for all the test related and subsequent admission events. Candidates must keep a track of all the important dates to be able to keep an eye the admission process without a miss. The tentative schedule is given in the table below.

 

Important dates of PU Mass Communication 2018

Events

Dates

Application starts

March 2018

Deadline for applications

April 2018

Hall ticket

April 2018

Entrance test

May 2018

 

Result

June 2018

Selection process

June 2018

Commencement of classes

August 2018

 

Pondicherry University Eligibility Criteria 2018

The eligibility criteria for Pondicherry University mass communication 2018 differs programme wise. It is important for the candidates to check their eligibility before applying for the admission process. Candidates can check all the eligibility criteria details from the table given below.

 

PU Mass Communication 2018 Eligibility Criteria

Programme

Eligibility

M.Sc. Electronic Media

  • Bachelor’s degree with 55% in Electronic Media/ Journalism / Visual Communication/Visual Arts/ Performing Arts/Sciences, OR

  • Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline with minimum of 55% marks with one year Diploma in Computer Applications

M.A. Mass Communication

  • Bachelor’s degree in any discipline with a minimum of 50% of marks

Pondicherry University Mass Communication Application Form 2018

 

The application forms of Pondicherry University 2018 mass communication will be available in an online mode only. Candidates have to fill and submit the application process online through the official website, by following the instructions.

 

Application fee

Category

Fee (Rs)

General

400

SC/ST

200

Trans-gender

Nil

OBC-NL

400

How to fill Pondicherry University 2018 mass communication application form?

Candidates must keep the following ready before they fill the application form of Pondicherry University mass communication admission 2018

  • Scanned photograph of candidates of size 140 x 160 in a file between 20 to 60 kb in JPG/JPEG format

  • Scanned signature of candidates of size 90 x 120 in a file between 10 to 30 kb in JPG/JPEG format

Pondicherry University Application Form Filling steps

  • Step 1 Registration

  • Step 2: Filling the application form

  • Step 3: Uploading the photograph & signature

  • Step 4: Payment of the application fee and submission

PU Mass Communication 2018 Application form- Instructions

  1. Candidates have to apply separately for each programme

  2. Candidates must fill all the columns with correct information. Any incomplete or incorrect information can lead to the rejection of the application forms.

  3. The application forms for Pondicherry University mass communication must only be submitted online and by no other medium.

  4. Candidates must fill all the columns in the online application form.

  5. The grades or marks of the qualifying examination must also be entered correctly.

Pondicherry University Mass Communication Test Centers 2018

 

Candidates, while filling the application form have to select their test centers a per their preferred location. Applicants must mention 2 centers in the order of preference in the application form. The test centers for the PU mass communication entrance test are,

 

Test Centers

Code

Center

1

Ahmedabad

2

Allahabad

3

Bangalore

4

Bhopal

5

Bhubaneshwar

6

Chennai

7

Coimbatore

8

Cuttack

9

Guwahati

10

Hyderabad

11

Itanagar

12

Karaikal

13

Kochi

14

Kolkatta

15

Kottayam

16

Kozhikode

17

Lucknow

18

Madurai

19

Mahe/ Thalassery

20

Mangalore

21

Mumbai

22

New Delhi

23

Palayamkottai

24

Patna

25

Port Blair (Andaman)

26

Pune

27

Puducherry

28

Ranchi

29

Srinagar

30

Thiruvananthapuram

31

Tiruchirapalli

32

Vijayawada

33

 Villupuram

34

Vishakapatnam

Pondicherry University Hall ticket 2018

 

The hall ticket of Pondicherry University mass communication 2018 will be available online for the registered candidates. The hall tickets will be uploaded online by the officials a few weeks after the closing of the application process. The candidate must download his/her hall ticket and produce at the examination centre while appearing for the exam.

 

Details in Pondicherry University hall ticket

  • Candidates name

  • Test center address, time and code

  • Candidates photo and signature

Pondicherry University mass communication hall ticket- Instructions

  • The candidates should report in time to the Exam Center along with the hall ticket and documents as specified by the university.

  • Candidates must get their hall tickets and documents verified by the invigilator in the test room

Pondicherry University Exam Pattern 2018

 

While the exam pattern of the Pondicherry University mass communication 2018 is the same, the topics that will be asked in the entrance exam will vary. The topics will be as per the programme and the prescribed syllabus. The details are mentioned in the table below.

 

Exam pattern

Type of questions

MCQs

Duration

120 minutes

Mode of exam

Online

Medium of test

English

Total questions

100

Total sections

2

Marking Scheme

4 marks for correct answer; -1 mark for wrong answer

 

Syllabus for Pondicherry mass communication entrance test 2018

The syllabus for Pondicherry University mass communication entrance test 2018 will guide students about the type of questions to be expected in the test. The syllabus varies programme wise, which is described in the table below.

 

Syllabus for MA Mass Communication

Section

Syllabus

Total questions

Section 1

  • Media

  • Communication & Society

  • Media Laws and Society

  • Media Current Affairs

  • Journalism

  • Media History

  • Visual Communication & Aesthetics

80

Section 2

  • English and Reasoning

20

M.Sc Electronic Media Syllabus

Section

Syllabus

Total questions

Section 1

  • Media,

  • Communication,

  • Electronic & New Media,

  • Media and Society

  • Visual Communication

  • Visual Culture

  • Television, Film & Cinema

  • Graphics & Animation, Sound-music

  • Dialogue

  • Ambience, Foley Arts

  • Media Management & Advertisement.

80

Section 2

  • English and Reasoning

20

Pondicherry mass communication Sample papers 2018

 

The sample papers for mass communication at Pondicherry University will let the candidates prepare for the exam in the best possible way. This give them a fair idea about the questions, structure, time, etc.

The previous year sample pares programme wise are provided in the table.

 

Sample paper for Mass Communication

Programme

Year and link

MA Mass Communication

2010- Click here

2011- Download here

2012- Download here

2013- Download here

2015- Download here

2016- Download here

Pondicherry mass communication Mock Test 2018

To ensure that candidates become familiar with the exam pattern, officials have given facility of mock test for Pondicherry University mass communication 2018. The mock tests will be available on the website during the period of application till the test day. A candidate can take the mock tests any number of times from anywhere any time and thus become familiar with writing Online based entrance examination.

 

Pondicherry University Result 2018

 

The result of Pondicherry University mass communication 2018 will be announced in the form of a provisional list mentioning the shortlisted candidates. The Pondicherry University mass comm result 2018 will be separately announced for both programmes. Candidates will have to download the Pondicherry University result for mass communication after it is announced online. The result will be annunced along with the shortist list.

 

How to check Result of Pondicherry University?

  • Click on the link (will be available as when result will be announced)

  • Enter log-in details and password

  • Check result, as per the programme applied for

The officials also mention about the Inter-se-merit, as per which, in case of any tie between two ranks, candidates will be selected basis factors like,

 

Pondicherry University mass communication Admission Process 2018

The selection process of Pondicherry University 2018 mass communication will start tentatively in June 2018. Candidates will be shortlisted for admissions on the basis of their scores in the Pondicherry University mass communication admissions test 2018.

The shortlist will be announced on the university portal only. Some of the important details regarding the selection process are,

1. Selection shortlist will completely be basis candidates sores in the entrance test.

2. This shortlist will be announced as “provisional select list” which will have selected candidates,

  • Course name

  • Course code

  • Name of the department

  • Intake

  • Selection list for Selected and Waitlisted candidates

  • Date for admission process to be followed by the candidates

  • Provisional list will be released programme and category wise

Selection process- details

  • It must be noted that the selected will be released programme and category wise. The list will also have details of the waitlisted candidates.

  • Th officials will not send any separate call letters to the selected candidates. The selected will be announced online only.

  • Selected candidates have to pay the fee to avail final admissions. The schedule for the fee payment will be available along with the result. This will be the date and time to report at the University department

  • Candidates have to report to the Department/Centre for admission as per the schedule along with original certificates, and in one photocopy, along with the required fee amount.

Documents required for admissions

a) Class X marksheet

b) Class XII marksheet

c) Degree/Provisional certificate of the qualifying Degree Examination along with mark sheets

d) OBC with Non- Creamy Layer certificate (If applicable)

e) SC/ST/PH/Pondicherry Residence certificate/Karaikal Residence Certificate from competent authority (if applicable

f) Migration/Transfer certificate

g) Two passport colour photographs

h) A Soft copy of colour passport size photograph in a CD (for Library and ID Card)

 

The seat allotment and admission will be as per the reservation guidelines prescribed by the Government. The details are below

 

Seat reservation guidelines

Category

Seats

Puducherry Union territory candidates

25%

OBC-NC

27%

PwD

3%

SC

15%

ST

7.5%

Pondicherry University Mass Communication Admission 2018 Fee

 

The fee structure of Pondicherry University 2018 Mass Communication is different for the M.Sc and the M.A programmes. The fees structure for candidates who belong to Pondicherry and those from outside Pondicherry also is different. The fee structure for each course category wise is mentioned below.

 

Mass Communication fee details of Pondicherry University

Programme

Fee for Students qualified from Pondicherry University

Fee for Students qualified from other Universities

M.Sc

17,650

18,050

MA

14,650

15,050

*hostel accommodation extra

 

Contact: Dept. of Electronic Media & Mass Communication,

School of Media & Communication, Pondicherry University,

Pondicherry - 605 014.

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For 2017 the admissions have ended and next year forms will be out by the month of March 2018 approx. Pondicherry has an entrance exam for the integrated course in History and the exam is usually cond...Read More
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As there is no official notification available on the website, you can check the details below:

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