IIMC Entrance Exam 2020: Application (Postponed), Exam Dates, Eligibility
IIMC 2020 Application Form has been postponed due to COVID-19. New dates will be announced soon . It will be conducted for admissions under post-graduate diploma in journalism in seven language including English. IIMC (Indian Institute of Mass Communication) conduct its entrance exam for offering education, training and research in the field of mass communication. The admissions will be offered in the institution & its affiliated campuses. It is a national level entrance exam organized every year by the IIMC. For more information regarding IIMC 2020 entrance exam, including exam dates, application form, eligibility criteria, etc, candidates should go through this article.
IIMC Entrance Exam 2020 Notifications – Exam Postponed
IIMC 2020 Application Form and Exam has been postponed. New dates will be announced soon. Check here for application details.
IIMC Entrance Exam 2020 Dates
Candidates can check all the dates for IIMC 2020 entrance exam from below:
|Events||Dates 2020 (Tentative)|
|Application form release||June 2020|
|Last date of application form||June/ July 2020|
|Admit card release||July 2020|
|Entrance exam date||August 2020|
|Result announcement||August/ September 2020|
|Interview dates||September 2020|
|Final selection announcement||September 2020|
IIMC 2020 Application Form
The details regarding IIMC 2020 application form will be as follow:
- Application form will be filled through both (online & offline)
- Candidates will be able to submit only one application form for either journalism in Hindi or English.
- The IIMC 2020 application form will be started from June 2020
- There will be separate application form for each course.
- Use black ink pen for filling offline application form.
- Paste/affix recent passport size photograph on the application form.
- The candidate will have to fill all the details correctly. A form not filled completely or with any wrong information will be rejected.
- The offline filled application form 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
- The fee for general category will be INR 1500/- & for reserved category will be INR 1000/-
- Candidates will be able to pay the fee offline as well as Online.
- For online fee, candidate will pay the fee through credit card/debit card/net-banking.
- For offline fee, candidate will pay the fee through demand draft made in favor of ‘IIMC, New Delhi’.
The eligibility criteria for IIMC entrance exam 2020 will be as follow:
- Nationality: Candidate must be a citizen of India.
- The NRI applicants will not require appearing for written exam.
- NRI/NRIs sponsored candidates who will wish to apply for both non NRI & NRI category will have to submit separate application form for each category.
- Age Limit: Applicants born on or after 1st August 1995 or later are eligible for IIMC 2020.
- Relaxation of 5 year will be given to reserved category or physically handicapped candidates.
- Relaxation of 3 years will be given to OBC candidates.
- Qualification: Bachelor’s degree in any discipline from a recognized board/university.
- Candidates appearing for UG degree will also be eligible.
IIMC Entrance 2020 Exam Pattern
The exam pattern for IIMC Entrance 2020 will be as follow:
- Mode: The mode of exam will be offline
- Duration: There will be duration of 2 hours for IIMC entrance 2020.
- Type of Questions: The descriptive type questions will be asked.
- Medium: The medium of question paper will depend upon the program selected by the candidate.
- Marks: The maximum marks one will be able to score will be 85 marks.
IIMC Entrance 2020 Syllabus
The entire syllabus for IIMC Entrance Exam 2020 will vary according to subjects opted by the candidates. Some common topics are language skills, Analytical & comprehension skills, sensitivity to social issues, ethics & values, brand awareness & recall, social consciousness, lateral thinking capabilities, general awareness about development & public issues.
Some preparation tips for IIMC entrance 2020 will be as follow:
- Set up a proper study plan.
- Make a target for yourself & attain your target in time.
- Practice as much as you can from mock test.
- Stay fit so that you can study properly.
- Revise topics related to your course before exam.
FAQ’s (Frequently Asked Questions)
The written test for IIMC 2020 will be held on all India basis at New Delhi, Ahmedabad (Gujarat), Aizawal (Mizoram), Dhenkanal (Odisha), Bengaluru (Karnataka), Bhopal (MP), Chennai, Guwahati (Assam), Jammu & Kashmir (J&K), Hyderabad, Kolkata, Kerala, Lucknow, Mumbai, Maharashtra, Patna, Ranchi, Raipur, Dehradun. Entrance exam of Journalism (Odisha) will be held at Mumbai & Amravati.
IIMC Entrance Exam 2020 Admit Card
The IIMC 2020 admit card will be issued by IIMC itself. Candidates will be able to get the admit card through online mode. It will be issued in June/ July 2020. Candidate will be able to see the exam venue, date & time on their admit card.
Candidate will have to bring the IIMC admit card to the allotted exam centre. Candidate who will not carry their admit card will not be able to appear for their exam.
IIMC Entrance Exam 2020 Merit List
A merit list will be prepared on the basis marks secured by the candidates in the written examination. Merit list will be prepared for each course.
The list of shortlisted candidates will be displayed by the IIMC which will be prepared on the basis of combined marks obtained by candidates in the written examination.
The weightage for the written examination and interview/group discussion will be 75:25.
IIMC Entrance Exam 2020 Result
The IIMC will declare the result of IIMC entrance exam through online mode in August 2020. The final result of IIMC 2020 after the interview will be announced in August/ September 2020. The candidates roll number will be appeared on the IIMC result who will qualify the exam.
The result of IIMC 2020 will be announced after successfully conducting the written test. IIMC entrance 2020 result will be declared separately for each course.
IIMC 2020 Counselling
Candidates will be offered admissions at any of the 6 campuses of IIMC which will be based on the rank of candidates. The authority will send the call letter to shortlisted candidates for group discussion & interviews at counselling process. IIMC counselling process will be only for those who will get qualified in their IIMC Entrance 2020 exam.
On the basis of result, the candidates will be allotted with the seats. Candidates will have to reach the allotted campus for final round of admission calong with their original documents.
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