Pondicherry 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
Conducting Institute: Pondicherry University
Periodicity- Once a year
Application Mode: Online
Exam Mode: 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
Deadline for applications
Commencement of classes
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
M.Sc. Electronic Media
M.A. Mass Communication
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.
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
Candidates have to apply separately for each programme
Candidates must fill all the columns with correct information. Any incomplete or incorrect information can lead to the rejection of the application forms.
The application forms for Pondicherry University mass communication must only be submitted online and by no other medium.
Candidates must fill all the columns in the online application form.
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,
Port Blair (Andaman)
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
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.
Type of questions
Mode of exam
Medium of test
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
M.Sc Electronic Media Syllabus
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
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,
Name of the department
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
Puducherry Union territory candidates
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
Fee for Students qualified from Pondicherry University
Fee for Students qualified from other Universities
*hostel accommodation extra
Contact: Dept. of Electronic Media & Mass Communication,
School of Media & Communication, Pondicherry University,
Pondicherry - 605 014.