Mass communication entrance exam 2022 in India

Mass Communication entrance exams has led to the development of different mass communication courses Awareness of day to day happenings in domestic territory as well as in foreign territory is good for any lay man who wants to keep himself/herself informed but for a student who is interested in the field of media keeping track on current affairs is significant. For seeking admission in a Mass communication course, students require to go for the entrance exam for mass communication after the 12th board.

Examination Pattern for Bachelor’s Program in Mass Communication


The entrance test is usually divided into two sections :-

   1. Objective Section
   2. Descriptive Section

Objective Section : In the objective section, questions are asked on

  • Numeracy (test on Numerical ability)
  • Conceptual knowledge
  • General English
  • General Awareness


Descriptive Section: The descriptive section, on the other hand, asks a student to do a case study. The scores are given out of 100.

After the entrance test is over, the candidate is once again assessed in the interview.

The overall aim of the university or institute organizing the exam is to judge a student on all parameters.

As far as the duration of the exam is concerned it is usually ranges from 2 to 3 hours and varies from university to university. There are certain colleges in the university who hold different papers on different days and then call candidates for the final interview.

Mass Communication Entrance Exams in India 2022

Name of Exam

Exam date

Level 

Conducting body

Colleges accepting scores

IIMC Entrance Exam

 

 

 

 

4th Week of July

 

 

 

 

PG

Indian Institute of Mass Communication

IIMC New Delhi

IIMC Dhenkanal

IIMC Aizwal

IIMC Jammu

IIMC Amravati

IIMC Kottayam

XIC OET

Half April to mid-May

PG

Xavier Institute of Communications

Xavier Institute of Communications

DUET

3rd or 4th week of July

UG

IP College, Delhi University

IP College, Delhi University

ACJ Entrance Exam

22 May 2022

PG

Asian College of Journalism, Chennai

Asian College of Journalism, Chennai

IPU CET

1st week of May

UG/PG

Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University

University School of Mass Communication

Delhi Metropolitan Education, Noida

BLS Institute of Management, Rohtak

Fairfield Institute of Management & Technology

Kasturi Ram College of Higher Education.

Jagannath International Management School

Lingaya’s Lalita Devi Institute of Management and Sciences

Maharaja Agrasen Institute of Communication and Electronic Media, Rohini

Madhubala Institute of Communication & Electronic Media

Tecnia Institute of Advanced studies

Vivekanand Institute of Professional Studies

Trinity Institute of Professional Studies

JMI Entrance Exam

1st week July 

UG/PG

Jamia Milia Islamia University

College affiliated to Jamia Milia Islamia University

AUCET

May 2022

PG

Andhra University

Institute affiliated to Andhra University

SET

14 May 2022

UG

Symbiosis International University

Symbiosis Institute of Media and Communication

MU-OET

April-May

UG/PG

Manipal University

School of Communications, Manipal University

MASCOM Entrance Exam

July

PG

Manorama School of Communication

Manorama School of Communication

IPU CET Exam Pattern:

Section

Weightage

English Language & Comprehension

25%

General Awareness

25%

Reasoning

25%

Media Aptitude

25%

SET Exam Pattern:

 

Sr. No.

Section

Number of Questions

Total Marks

1.

General English

16

16

2.

Quantitative

16

16

3.

General Awareness

16

16

4.

Analytical & Logical Reasoning

12

12

 

Total

60

60

MU-OET

Exam Pattern:

Subjects

No of Questions

Numeracy

10

General English

25

Case Study

10

General Awareness

30

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