IIMC Entrance Exam 2018: Interviews, Counselling & Admission Procedure

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IIMC 2018IIMC 2018 Interviews has been started now. Indian Institute of Mass Communication conducts its entrance examination for offering education, training and research in the field of mass communication. It is a national level entrance exam conducted once in every year by the IIMC. Through this entrance exam, candidates can get admission in Post graduate diploma in journalism in seven languages including English. The admission are offered in the institution and its affiliated campuses. To get more information regarding IIMC 2018 entrance exam, candidates should go through this article.

IIMC 2018 Notification – Interviews Started

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IIM 2018 application forms can be filled till 1st May. Check here to apply.

IIMC Entrance Exam Dates 2018

Here, we have given some dates which are announced by the official authority. Further event details will be updated later.

Availability of Application Form20th March 2018
Last date to fill Application Form1st May 2018
Admit Card Date18th to 20th May 2018
Entrance Exam for Odia/Urdu/Marathi/Malayalam journalism26th May 2018
Exam date for PGDJ English/Hindi,
Radio & TV journalism,
Advertising and Public Relations
27th May 2018
Announcement of ResultJune 2018
GD & PI5th to 17th July 2018
Declaration of Final Selection2nd week of July 2018

IIMC Application Form 2018

Candidates are instructed to fill the application form as per the instructions given by the authority. Applications not as per the instructions will be rejected.

  • Candidates can get the application form through online or offline mode.
  • For offline mode, candidates can get it from IIMC campus by paying the fee in cash.
  • IIMC application form 2018 has been started from the 20th March 2018.
  • The last date to fill the application form is 1st May 2018.
  • Candidates have to fill the details required in the application form and pay the requisite application fee.
  • After submission of application form and the fee, candidate will receive a confirmation message in the registered email Id.
  • Candidates should print the application form and keep it securely.
  • The filled-in application form for offline mode should be send along with the DD to the address given below:

The Additional Director General (T&A),
Indian Institute of Mass Communication,
Aruna Asaf Ali Marg, New Delhi-110067

Application Fee:

The application fee is Rs. 1500/- for general category and Rs. 1000/- for reserved categories. The fee can be submitted through credit card, debit card, net banking.

For offline payment, the DD has to be made in favor of ‘IIMC, New Delhi’. Candidate should mention their name in the back side of DD.

Eligibility Criteria

Candidates are advised to go through the eligibility criteria first before filling the application form.

  • Nationality: Only Indian citizens are eligible to apply.
  • Age Limit: General category candidate should be born on August 1, 1993, or later. SC/ST/PH category candidate should be born on August 1, 1988, or later. OBC category candidate should be born on August 1, 1990, or later.
  • Qualifying Exam: Applying candidates should have bachelor degree in any discipline. Final year candidates are also eligible to apply provided they have to submit their provisional degree before 31st August 2018.

IIMC Entrance Exam Pattern

Check the exam pattern for the IIMC entrance exam to appear in the exam.

  • Mode: The exam will be conducted through offline mode.
  • Duration of Exam: 2 hours will be provided for completing the whole exam.
  • Maximum Marks: The exam will be of maximum 85 marks.
  • Number of Questions: Maximum of 5 questions asked in the exam of each 15-20 marks.
  • Type of Questions: The questions will be of descriptive type.
  • Language: The medium of question paper will depend upon the course selected by the candidate.

IIMC Entrance Syllabus

The syllabus is comprised of the topics and subject which will be asked in the exam. The syllabus will contain the Language Skills, Analytical & Comprehension Skills, Sensitivity to Social Issues, Ethics & Values, Brand Awareness & Recall, Social Consciousness, Lateral Thinking Capabilities and General Awareness about Development and Public Issues. However, the syllabus is different for different courses.

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IIMC Entrance Exam Admit Card

Candidates can download their admit card most probably from the 18th May 2018. It is necessary document to appear in the examination hall. Candidates can get their admit card through online mode.

Candidates have to login their IIMC account to download the admit card. Candidates have to enter their registration Id, application number or date of birth to access the IIMC admit card 2018. Candidates must check their exam venue, exam date and time printed on the admit card.

Exam Center:

Gujarat, Ahmedabad, Aizawl, Amravati, New Delhi, Bengaluru, Bhopal, Chennai, Dhenkanal, Dehradun, Guwahati, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Kottayam, Luknow, Jammu, Mumbai, Patna, Raipur, Ranchi, Srinagar

IIMC Entrance Exam Result 2018

The final IIMC result 2018 is announced in second week of July 2018 after GD & PI. The weightage of the written entrance exam of IIMC 2018, personal interview and group discussion is in the ratio 75:25.

The roll number of the candidates those qualified the entrance exam will be listed on the result. In the result, candidates can check their qualifying status only. IIMC entrance exam result 2018 will be declared separately for each course.

IIMC Selection Procedure 2018

Based on the rank of the candidate in IIMC entrance exam 2018, candidates will be offered admission at any of the six campuses of IIMC. The authority will send the call letter to the selected candidates inviting for group discussion and personal interview.

The selected candidates have to reach the venue exactly given on the call letter to attend the GD & PI. The interviews has been started from 5th to 17th July 2018

On the basis of entrance exam marks, GD & PI result, the candidate will be allotted the seat. Candidates can reach the allotted campus for final admission along with their original documents.

If you have any query of about IIMC Entrance Exam 2018, you can ask us by leaving your query in the given below comment box.

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  1. Asmita Banerjee says:

    I had filled up admission form for p.g.d in iimc but did not recieve any admit card yet. I want to reasons for not recieving the same.

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