St Xavier’s Kolkata Admission 2018: Mass Communication aspirants can apply for St Xavier’s Kolkata admission tentatively in May 2018. Candidates can apply for the B.A in journalism or film studies or B.Sc in mass communication and videography offered through the St Xavier’s Kolkata 2018 admission. Admissions to St Xavier’s Kolkata’s B.Sc in mass communication and videography are through an entrance test as well as Class 12th marks while admissions to the B.A programmes are on the basis of the merit in the qualifying exam. Applications for the St Xavier’s Kolkata admission will be in the online mode and will be available till June 2018. Shortlisted candidates must have qualified in the entrance test for B.Sc in mass communication & videography to avail St Xavier’s Kolkata admission 2018. B.A applicants however will have to confirm their admission to St Xavier’s Kolkata programmes on the basis of the merit list announced by the institute. Such candidates will have to pay the specified fees after document verification if they are selected for the St Xavier’s Kolkata 2018 Admission. Candidates can check the complete details of the St Xavier’s Kolkata Admission 2018 in this article to know more about the eligibility criteria, relevant dates, application procedure, selection process etc.
Fast Facts of St Xavier’s Kolkata Admission
St Xavier’s Kolkata Admission
St Xavier’s Kolkata
B.Sc in mass communication & videography,
B.A in journalism
B.A in film studies
Entrance test Details & Mode
Only for B.Sc in mass communication & videography in online mode
On the basis of merit or performance in entrance test (only for B.Sc)
St Xavier’s Kolkata Eligibility Criteria 2018
It is crucial that applicants meet the eligibility criteria that have been specified for the St Xavier’s Kolkata admission 2018. The academic qualifications required and the minimum pass percentage, subjects studied in the qualifying exam and such are some criterion that are given in the St Xavier’s Kolkata eligibility criteria. The details are available in the table given below.
St Xavier’s Kolkata Programmes & Eligibility Criteria
Department of Mass Communication & Videography
B.Sc in Mass Communication and Videography
Department of Film Studies
BA in Film Studies
Department of Journalism
BA in Journalism
St Xavier’s Kolkata Important Dates 2018
Since all applications have to been filed on time, candidates will need to keep track of the important dates of St Xavier’s Kolkata 2018 admission to avoid missing any deadlines. The St Xavier’s Kolkata important dates are listed below in the table to aid all aspirants to be aware of the relevant deadlines.
St Xavier’s Kolkata Important dates
Start of application
Last Week of May 2018
Last date to apply
Second Week of June 2018
Entrance test and Selection process
* The entrance test is only for B.Sc Mass Communication & Videography.
St Xavier’s Kolkata Application form 2018
The application form of St Xavier’s Kolkata admission 2018 will be available from the last week of May in an online mode only. The steps to fill the St Xavier’s Kolkata Application form are given below
Step 1 – Fill the online application of St Xavier’s Kolkata admission 2018
Candidates must fill details of the St Xavier’s Kolkata application form like personal details, academic and address details. They must submit the details. A unique application code number will be assigned to the applicant and this must be noted down for future login purposes.
Step 2 – Login Procedure
Candidates must enter the application code, Name, date of bither, mobile number and the given security code.
Once this information is processed, candidates can log in to pay the application fee, print their application form or check their application status for the St Xavier’s Kolkata 2018 admission
Step 3 - Pay Application Fee Online
The next step is to pay the St Xavier’s Kolkata2018application fee. The application fee to be paid by all category students is listed below
St Xavier’s Kolkata Application Fee Details
Online, by using Debit Card, Credit Card or Net Banking
Step 4 - Print Online Payment Receipt
Once the payment is successful, candidates must take a print out of the payment receipt to keep a record and for future reference.
Step 5 - Check Application Registration
Applications of St Xavier’s Kolkata admission 2018 will be considered only if the payment is successful. Candidates must log and check if their registration and application status is successful else they must contact the admission office to clarify
Step 6 – Print St Xavier’s Kolkata Application Form
Candidates whose applications are successfully submitted must take a printout of the same to keep a record and also to submit it during the document verification while confirming the admission of St Xavier’s Kolkata 2018.
St Xavier’s Kolkata Exam Pattern 2018
An exam exam will be conducted for admission to St Xavier’s Kolkata B.Sc in Mass Communication and Videography programme. The details of the exam pattern are given below
St Xavier’s Kolkata 2018 Exam Pattern
Mode of test
Medium of Test
Type of questions
Objective and Subjective
1 mark for each correct answer. No negative marking
Section wise marks
General Knowledge- 25
Current Affairs- 25
Subjective questions- 50
Syllabus for St Xavier’s Kolkata Admission 2018
Since the entrance exam is only for B.Sc in mass communication & videography, candidates will find it better to prepare if they have an idea of the syllabus for the same. The topics that will feature in the entrance test have been mentioned by the institute and they are
Knowledge of Media
Sample Paper for St Xavier’s Kolkata Entrance Test
St Xavier’s Kolkata has released a sample paper that can be used by candidates to prepare for the admission to St Xavier’s Kolkata B.Sc in mass communication & videography programme. The sample paper gives an idea of the types of questions to expect, marking scheme, difficulty levels to expect and allows candidates to prepare well for the entrance test
St Xavier’s Kolkata Sample Paper for B.Sc in mass communication & videography programme - Download here
St Xavier’s Kolkata Selection List 2018
Candidates who have applied and appeared for the entrance test for B.Sc in mass communication & videography programme may check their selection tentatively in July 2018 after the institute announces the same. B.A journalism or film studies applicants may directly check their selection lists in July after the institute announces the same.
Selection for the St Xavier’s Kolkata admission 2018 will be based on the merit of the applicants which will be calculated by the institute on the basis of their class 12 marks and the entrance exam if any. Parameters of selection have been specified below
St Xavier’s Kolkata Selection Process
B.Sc. Mass Communication and Videography
Class XII marks and admission test
AGG% of + 2 x ADM% : (OUT OF 300)
BA in Journalism
On the basis of index calculated with the board marks in +2 level English+ aggregate (OUT OF 200)
BA in Film Studies
Documents required at the time of Admission
Candidates confirming their admission in St Xavier’s Kolkata will be required to submit the relevant documents and pay the fees. The documents required have been listed below for the benefit of the students
List of documents are
The printout of the St Xavier’s Kolkata application form
Application Fee payment receipt
All academic & co-curricular documents
Admit Card for entrance test (if applicable)
Class X certificate/ admit card for age proof
Certificate for reserved category (if applicable)
Disability certificate for differently abled candidates (if applicable)
Baptism certificate for Christian candidates and a letter from the Parish Priest (if applicable)
St Xavier’s Kolkata 2018 Admission Fees
Candidates who are selected must pay the fees to confirm their admission in St Xavier’s Kolkata. The amount they have to pay for the course have been listed in the table below. Students will be intimated by the institute about the fee structure and other details during admissions.
Fee Structure of St Xavier’s Kolkata
Exam Fee per Semester
B.Sc Mass. Comm.
B.A Film Studies(Gen)
B.A Journalism (Gen)