About IIMC Entrance Exam 2019

Indian Institute of Mass Communication will conduct the IIMC entrance exam 2019 for the eight post graduate diploma courses which are offered at its different campuses across the country.  IIMC 2019 entrance exam will be conducted tentatively in the last week of May. Candidates will have to register for the entrance exam of IIMC 2019 from third week of March to second week of May. IIMC application form 2019 will be available both in online and offline mode. Aspirants must ensure that they meet the IIMC eligibility criteria before they begin the registration process. The admit card of IIMC 2019 will be available for downloading from third week of May. IIMC result 2019 for all the candidates who qualify the entrance exam will be announced tentatively in third week of June. Such candidates will have to take part in the next round of selection which includes group discussion, interview or both. The final result of IIMC 2019 will be announced in third week of July. Depending on the seats that are filled in different courses, merit lists for IIMC entrance exam 2019 will be declared.

 

Exam level: University Level Exam
Frequency: Once a year
Languages English, Hindi +3 More
Conducting Body: Indian Institute of Mass Communication
Duration 2 Hours

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IIMC Entrance Exam 2019 Important Dates

14 Mar, 2019 (Tentative) Advertisement | Mode: Online
20 Mar, 2019 - 10 May, 2019 (Tentative) Application | Mode: Online
26 Mar, 2019 - 10 May, 2019 (Tentative) Application | Mode: Offline
18 May, 2019 (Tentative) Admit Card - Available | Mode: Online
26 May, 2019 - 27 May, 2019 (Tentative) Exam | Mode: Offline
21 Jun, 2019 (Tentative) Result | Mode: Online
01 Jul, 2018 - 26 Jul, 2019 (Tentative) Others - Counselling | Mode: Offline

IIMC Entrance Exam 2019 Eligibility Criteria

IIMC 2019 eligibility criteria lays down the conditions related to academic qualification, age, nationality which the candidates must fulfill before they fill the IIMC application form. Failure to meet the requisite eligibility criteria of IIMC 2019 will result in the rejection of the application form. 

Nationality of Candidates

IIMC eligibility criteria 2019 mentions the nationality of candidates who will be eligible to appear for the entrance exam. 

    • Candidates who are Indian nationals, they will be eligible to take up IIMC 2019 entrance exam 

    • There are five seats which will be in each course for NRI sponsored candidates as well as NRIs.

Educational Qualification

Requisite academic qualifications have to be met while registering for IIMC 2019 entrance exam. The eligibility criteria of IIMC 2019 also mentions the educational qualifications which the candidates must meet: 

    • Candidates who are in the final year of their  graduation, they are eligible to take the entrance exam 

    • Candidates who have completed their graduation, they can also take the test. 

Note: Candidates must remember that if they are in the final year of their graduation, then they will have to provide the original certificate which has to be issued by the institute or the college from where the candidate has passed. This has to be submitted at IIMC on or before August 31, 2019

Age Criteria for Different Categories

As part of IIMC eligibility criteria, 2019, candidates belonging to different categories will have to ensure that they meet the age that is laid down by the authorities. 

                                                                                                                                           

            

S.No             

        
            

Category             

        
            

Age Criteria             

        
            

1.             

        
            

SC/ST/PH             

        
            

Candidate should be born on August 1, 1989 or later    

        
            

2.             

        
            

OBC

        
            

Candidate should be born on August 1, 1991 or later           

        
            

3.             

        
            

General             

        
            

Candidate should be born on August 1, 1994 or later

      

        


Reservation of Seats for IIMC entrance exam qualified candidates 

At different campuses of IIMC, seats will be reserved for the candidates according to the guidelines that are laid down by the government.

Mode of Application : Online and Offline

Mode of Payment : Net Banking | Credit Card | Debit Card | NEFT | Demand Draft | Other

Application Fees

Category Quota Mode Gender Amount
General Online, Offline Transgender, Male, Female ₹ 1500
OBC, ST, SC Online, Offline Transgender, Male, Female ₹ 1000

Indian Institute of Mass Communication will release the application form of IIMC 2019 tentatively in March. The online IIMC application form 2019 will be available in third week of March while the offline form could be downloaded from fourth week of March. The last date for filling IIMC 2019 application form will be first week of May.

Fee of IIMC 2019 Application Form                                                                                                                                                                                                  

            

 S.No             

        
            

Category             

        
            

Fee             

        
            

1.             

        
            

General             

        
            

Rs 1500

        
            

2.

        
            

SC             

        
            

Rs 1000

        
            

3.             

        
            

ST

        
            

Rs 1000

        
            

4.             

        
            

OBC             

        
            

Rs 1000

        
            

5.             

        
            

PH             

        
            

Rs 1000

        


Steps to Fill Online Application Form 2019

The following steps need to be followed while filling the online application form of IIMC 2019. 

    • Click on the link that is provided to fill IIMC application form 2019

    • Provide all the academic, personal and contact details in the form 

    • Upload the requisite documents

    • Pay the fee by using any of the following modes of payment 

    • Net banking 

    • Debit Card 

    • Credit Card 

    • Submit the application form of IIMC 2019 after payment of fees

    • Candidates will receive a confirmation mail at their registered email address 

    • Print at least two copies of IIMC application form 2019

 Steps to fill Offline IIMC 2019 Application Form


Candidates can obtain the offline IIMC application form 2019 by any of the following methods:

  •    Obtain the IIMC 2019 application form from the office of the institute

       
  •    Download the application form of IIMC 2019

       
  •    Provide all the contact details, academic and personal information    

       
  •    Pay the fee by drawing a demand draft in favour of “IIMC, New Delhi

  • Behind the demand draft, candidates will have to mention their names    

  • After filling IIMC application form 2019, candidates will have to send the demand draft along with IIMC application form 2019 to: 

The Additional Director General (T&A),

Indian Institute of Mass Communication,

Aruna Asaf Ali Marg, 

New Delhi-110067

IIMC Entrance Exam 2019 Application Process

The preparation tips of IIMC entrance exam will comprise of the best books from which the candidates can study. IIMC entrance exam preparation tips also comprise of solving past years question papers as this will help the candidates to get an idea about the type of questions that will be asked in the test.  Apart from the books and sample papers, the other vital tips which the candidates can follow so that they can crack IIMC entrance exam with ease are:

    • Revise thoroughly 

    • Complete the syllabus 

    • Remain focused 

    • Work hard 

    • Learn from your mistakes 

    • Draw a plan for the exam day 


IIMC 2019 exam pattern, candidates will get to know the medium in which they will have to answer the questions, depending upon the course which they have opted for. 

IIMC exam pattern 2019 also states the total number of marks, type of questions that will be asked, duration of the exam

IIMC 2019 Exam Pattern 

                                                                                                                                                                         

            

S. No             

        
            

Particulars             

        
            

Details             

        
            

1.             

        
            

Mode of IIMC Entrance Exam        

        
            

Offline             

        
            

2.             

        
            

Total Marks   

        
            

75             

        
            

3.             

        
            

Type of questions    

        
            

Descriptive             

        
            

4.             

        
            

Total Questions Asked             

        
            

Five             

        


Medium in which different IIMC entrance exam will be conducted for various courses                                                                                                                                                                                                       

            

Name of PG Diploma Programme             

        
            

Medium of the exam             

        
            

Post Graduate Diploma Course in Radio & Television Journalism

        
            

English and Hindi             

        
            

Post Graduate Diploma Course in Advertising and Public Relations

        
            

English and Hindi

        
            

Post  Graduate Diploma Course in Journalism (English)

        
            

 English             

        
            

Post Graduate Diploma Course in Journalism (Hindi)

        
            

Hindi

        
            

Post Graduate Diploma Course in Journalism (Odia)

        
            

Odia             

        
            

Post Graduate Diploma Course in Journalism (Malayalam)

        
            

Malayalam             

        
            

Post Graduate Diploma Course in Journalism (Marathi)

        
            

Marathi             

        


            

Post Graduate Diploma Course in Journalism (Urdu)

        
            

 Urdu             

        



Indian Institute of Mass Communication 2019 will issue IIMC admit card 2019 tentatively in third week of May. IIMC 2019 admit card will be available in online mode. The admit card of IIMC 2019 could be downloaded by entering the application or mobile number, and the date of birth. After entering the requisite information, candidates will get to see their IIMC admit card 2019 on the screen. Candidates will have to check all the information that is mentioned on the admit card of IIMC 2019. It is mandatory for candidates to bring with them IIMC 2019 admit card to the exam hall or else they will not be allowed to appear for the exam. The admit card of IIMC 2019 is an important document which contains the name of the candidate, date and time of the entrance exam and exam day guidelines.

IIMC Entrance Exam 2019 Exam Centers

State City
Gujarat Ahmedabad
Mizoram Aizawl
Maharashtra Amravati
Mumbai
Karnataka Bengaluru
Madhya Pradesh Bhopal
Tamil Nadu Chennai
Uttarakhand Dehradun
Odisha Dhenkanal
Assam Guwahati
Telangana Hyderabad
Jammu and Kashmir Jammu
Srinagar
West Bengal Kolkata
Kerala Kottayam
Uttar Pradesh Lucknow
Delhi New Delhi
Bihar Patna
Chhattisgarh Raipur
Jharkhand Ranchi

Documents Required at Exam

  • Credit Card with Photograph
  • PAN Card
  • Aadhaar Card
  • Passport
  • Driving License
  • Voter Identity Card
  • College or Institute Identity Card

IIMC result 2019 will be announced tentatively in the third week of June for all the candidates who appeared in the entrance exam, which was conducted by Indian Institute of Mass Communication. IIMC 2019 result will be in the form of the rank secured by the candidates in the entrance exam of the course for which they are looking forward to seeking admission. The roll number of all the candidates will appear in IIMC result 2019 and such candidates will have to appear in the next round of selection which is group discussion and interview. The final result of IIMC 2019 for all the programmes will be announced tentatively in third and fourth week of July.

Candidates whose roll number will appear in the result that was announced by the institute, they will have to appear in the next round of stage which is IIMC selection process. Candidates will have to take part in the group discussion and interview as part of IIMC 2019 selection process. The weightage that is given to the written exam and the interview is in the ratio of 75:25. Along with the result of IIMC written exam, the authorities will announce the date, time and venue where IIMC 2019 selection process will take place.

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