XIC OET 2020
XIC OET 2020: Xavier Institute of Communication has declared the result of XIC OET 2020 in online mode. Selected candidates are required to deposit the programme fees by May 27, 2020, at 4 PM. The result mentions the candidates’ name and their reference number. The authorities had released the XIC OET 2020 application form on April 1 in online mode. The last date to submit the application form was April 22, 2020. The officials conducted the XIC OET entrance exam on April 25, 2020, from home. Candidates had to pay Rs. 2500 as a registration fee for XIC OET 2020. XIC OET 2020 admit card will be sent to candidates’ registered email ID. Candidates can download, take the printout and keep it safe. XIC OET result 2020 will be declared in the online mode on May 18, 2020. St. Xavier's College Entrance Test is conducted to shortlist candidates for the post-graduate diploma in mass communication and journalism programmes offered by the institute. Candidates who are appearing for the entrance test must check XIC OET 2020 to know the important dates, eligibility, application form, admit card, result and admission process.
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XIC OET 2020 - Important Dates
XIC OET application form 2020 start date
April 1, 2020
XIC OET 2020 application form end date
April 22, 2020
Availability of XIC OET admit card 2020
XIC OET in Mumbai
April 25, 2020
April 26, 2020
May 3, 2020
XIC OET in Kolkata
April 26, 2020
XIC OET in Bengaluru
April 26, 2020
XIC OET in Pune
May 3, 2020
XIC OET in Delhi
May 8, 2020
May 9, 2020
May 10, 2020
|GD/PI Date||May 3, 2020|
XIC OET result declaration
May 25, 2020
Xavier Institute of Communications has announced the result of XIC OET 2020 on May 25 in the online mode. The result includes the names and reference number of qualified candidates. Candidates are shortlisted based on the minimum qualifying marks in the test. The shortlisted candidates in the XIC OET 2020 entrance test are eligible for the next round of selection, which includes group discussion and interview.
XIC OET Admission Procedure
PR and Corp Communication at Mumbai and Delhi centre
XIC OET, Group discussion and personal interview
Advt. & Mktg. Comm. And Film, Television Course at Delhi centre
XIC OET and Personal interview
Diploma in Journalism and Mass Communication
XIC OET, personal/skype interview
Diploma in Advertising and Marketing Communication
XIC OET and skype interview
XIC OET Counselling 2020
All the candidates will be called for the counselling process, who have successfully qualified the entrance exam for their final selection. Counselling includes two rounds such as group discussion and personal interview. Depending on the programme, candidates need to appear for either a Group Discussion round or an interview round.
Documents Required at the time of XIC OET 2020 Counselling
Candidates have to carry the following list of documents while appearing for the examination for verification:
Class X Mark-sheet/passing certificate
Class XII Mark-sheet/passing certificate
Graduation certificate of the qualifying examination
Admit Card of XIC OET 2020
Category Certificate (if applicable)
Class X pass certificate for age verification
In case result is awaited, evidence of appearing in qualifying exams
Self-attested photocopies of all the documents
XIC OET 2020 - Eligibility Criteria
The eligibility criteria of XIC OET 2020 comprises academic, age and other parameters which the candidates must meet before they start filling the application form. A candidate must fulfil the below-mentioned eligibility criteria for XIC OET 2020.
XIC OET Eligibility Criteria - Academic Qualification
Candidates must have graduated from an approved University in the following stream - Arts, Commerce, Science, Computers, BMM, BMS, BE, Catering
Candidates who are appearing for the last semester or third year of graduation can also apply for the entrance exam.
XIC OET Eligibility Criteria - Age Limit
According to the eligibility criteria, candidates must be 35 years or below in age
XIC OET Eligibility Criteria - Nationality
Indian nationals can appear in XIC OET 2020 entrance exam
The authorities had released the XIC OET 2020 application form on April 1 in online mode. The last date to submit the application form was April 22, 2020. Candidates had to keep the required documents and information ready with them before filling the XIC OET application form. Candidates could follow the steps given below while filling the XIC OET application form 2020.
Steps to fill XIC OET Application Form
Step 1: Registration
Step 2: Filling the online application form
Step 3: Uploading of documents
Step 4: Provide a Statement of Purpose (SOP) and portfolio (optional)
Step 5: Payment of the application fee
Step 6: Note down the application number for future use
What is the Statement of Purpose (SOP)?
Statement of Purpose is a document that mentions the reason why Candidates want to join a particular course. Although SOP is needed during the interview, Candidates have to upload it while filling the XIC OET application form 2020.
Candidates are given the option to send two presentations at the coordinator's through email address. Candidates are needed to send the portfolio within two days of their registration. Candidates must note that the file size should not exceed beyond 10 MB. The portfolio should be in the following options.
Candidates can send the portfolio of their respective course to the following address given in the table
Advertisement and Marketing Communication
Film, Television & Digital Video Production
Journalism & Mass Communication
Communication for Development
Public Relations and Corporate Communication
How Candidates can send their Portfolio?
In the subject line of email, candidates will have to mention their ‘registration number.’ The candidate will have to state the following in the first line of the mail
Name in bold
XIC OET 2020 exam centre and date
XIC OET Exam Centres 2020
XIC OET Exam Centre
St. Xavier’s College, 30, Mother Teresa Sarani (Park Street), Kolkata 700016.
April 26, 2020
St. Joseph’s College of Commerce, 163, Brigade Road, Bengaluru 560025.
April 26, 2020
St. Xavier's Senior Secondary School 4, Raj Niwas Marg, Ludlow Castle, Civil Lines, New Delhi 110054.
May 8 to May 10, 2020
Xavier Institute of Communications,(XIC)
St. Xavier’s College Campus, 5, Mahapalika Marg,
April 25, 2020
St. Vincent’s High School, 2005/2006 St. Vincent’s Street, Pune 411001.
May 3, 2020
XIC OET Exam Pattern 2020
The exam pattern of XIC OET 2020 mentions the exam mode, exam duration, types of questions asked, total marks and marking scheme. The entrance exam will be held in the online mode and the exam duration is 1.5 hours. The types of questions asked in the entrance exam are subjective and objective. The total marks allotted for the entrance exam is 150. The table given below contains the topics that will be asked in the subjective and objective section in the XIC OET 2020.
XIC OET Exam Pattern
Candidates have to complete the subjective part in 1 hour
This section comprises three questions, which could be related to media. This section tests a candidate’s creativity, social values, and writing skills
Candidates have to complete this section in half an hour
Knowledge of Media
Logical and Analytical skills
XIC OET Syllabus 2020
Xavier Institute of Communication does not prescribe any specific XIC OET 2020 syllabus to candidates. Candidates, however, can go through the table given below to get an idea of what topics are asked in the exam to perform well in the exam.
XIC OET 2020 Syllabus
In this section, candidates will be analysed for their language ability. The following are the topics that will be asked in the exam - correct the spellings, idioms and phrases, comprehension, antonyms and synonyms
Candidates are aware of their general and current affair awareness. Candidates, therefore, should stay updated with social, political and economic events
Logical and Analytical Skills
In this part, candidates examine their problem-solving competency. Questions will be asked from Blood relations, directions, analogy, syllogism, and reasoning
Candidates who have successfully registered have received XIC OET 2020 admit card on their registered email ID. They have to download and take a print out of the admit card and keep it safely till the completion of the admission procedure.
Details mentioned in XIC OET Admit Card 2020
While seeing the admit card on the registered email, please ensure that all details are mentioned on it. The admit card of XIC OET 2020 will include the following details.
Application form number
Candidate’s roll number
Venue details & Reporting time
Photograph of the candidate
Signature of the candidate
Exam day instructions
What to carry along with the XIC OET 2020 Admit Card?
Candidates must bring one of the following documents along with the XIC OET admit card with a photograph fixed on it to their allotted examination hall.
Voter’s ID card
Identity card issued by previous institution
What not to carry to the Examination Hall?
Candidates should not carry the below-given things as they will put their candidature at risk.
Any electronic gadget
Any paper, excluding admit card and identity proof
XIC OET Fee Structure
Name of the Courses
Communication for Development (C4D)
The film, Television (FT)
Advertising and Marketing (AM)
Advanced Integrated Communication Programme (AICP)
Public Relations (PR)
Journalism and Mass Communication (JR)
Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - XIC OET 2020
Question: What is the online registration/application Fee of XIC OET 2020?
Candidates need to pay Rs. 2500 as registration fee. In any case, the online application fee will never be reimbursed/refunded.
Question: Will candidates get hands-on training in media during the programme?
Yes, candidates will get hands-on training and they will have to do practicals and internships during the programme.
Question: What to do if I found a discrepancy or any error in my admit card?
On finding any kind of discrepancy in the admit card of XIC OET, he/she needs to contact the authorities immediately.
Question: What to do if I found a discrepancy/ mistake in my admit card?
On finding any kind of error, mistake or discrepancy in the admit card, he/she needs to contact the officials immediately.