Indian Institute of Mass Communication (IIMC) has notified the schedule for application process and entrance exam conducted for admission to its Post Graduate Diploma (PG Diploma) programs. The sale of application forms will begin on March 15, 2017. The Institute offers PG Diploma courses in Journalism, and Advertising and Public Relations. The courses are offered at the Delhi campus and five regional campuses of the institute. The admission to the PG Diploma courses at IIMC is through an entrance examination followed by an interview.

Indian Institute Of Mass Communication (IIMC) To Begin Application Process For PG Diploma Courses In Journalism On March 15

Important Dates

Sale of application form begins: March 15, 2017

Last date for sale and receipt of Application form: May 5, 2017

Entrance exam for Odia/Urdu/Marathi/Malyalam Journalism (9 am to 100 am): May 27, 2017

Entrance exam for the following courses will be on May 28, 2017
PG Diploma in Journalism Hindi/English (9 am to 11 am)
PG Diploma in Radio and TV Journalism (12 noon to 2 pm)
PG Diploma in Advertising and Public Relation (3 pm to 5 pm)
Interview Dates: Last week of June/First week of July, 2017

Eligibility Requirement
Candidate must be a graduate in any discipline. Those appearing in the final year/semester exam can also apply.

General category candidates should not be older than 25 years of age on August 8, 2017. For OBC candidates the upper age limit is 28 years and for candidates belonging to SC/ST/PwD category the upper age limit is 30 years.

Entrance Exam Pattern

Although there is no set exam pattern for the written test, the test will cover the following areas:

For Journalism course:
General awareness
Aptitude and mental make-up
Language capability
Analytical and Comprehension skills

For Advertising and Public Relations:
General Awareness
Aptitude and mental make-up
Language capability
Analytical and Comprehension skills
Brand awareness and recall
Quantification skills