New Delhi : The last date of online applications for admission to five PG Diploma courses at the Indian Institute of Mass Communication (IIMC) has been extended from June 18, 2022 to July 4, 2022. From this year onwards, the IIMC admissions will be done via Central University Entrance Test (CUET) which will be conducted by National Testing Agency (NTA). Aspirants can apply online at https://cuet.nta.nic.in/.
The Entrance examination for admission to PG Diploma in English Journalism, PG Diploma in Hindi Journalism, PG Diploma in Advertising and Public Relations, PG Diploma in Radio and TV Journalism and PG Diploma in Digital Media at IIMC will be held by the NTA along with the CUET PG.
IIMC Dean (Academics) and Admission In-charge Prof. Govind Singh said that the students who had filled the CUET form earlier and did not opt for IIMC, such students can opt for Indian Institute of Mass Communication when the correction window opens from July 6 to 8, 2022.
Prof. Singh said that a separate examination will be conducted by IIMC for pursuing diploma courses in Odia, Marathi, Malayalam and Urdu journalism. Application forms for these courses are available on the official website of IIMC, www.iimc.gov.in.
Candidates who have a bachelor’s degree in any discipline from a recognized university can apply for admissions in IIMC. Students who have appeared/are appearing for Final year/semester examination of their Bachelor’s Degree are also eligible to apply. If selected, their admission will be subject to their producing at least a Provisional marks-sheet/Certificate in original from their college/university latest by 30th September 2022, (extendable in genuine cases after ascertaining the reasons). On completion of the course, the Diploma will be awarded only if the Original Degree Certificate is produced for verification at IIMC office.
General Category candidates should be born on or after August 1, 1997 (Maximum 25 years as on August 1, 2022). For SC/ST/Differently abled candidates, the date of birth should be 1.8.1992 or later (maximum 30 years as on 1st August, 2022). For OBC category, date of birth should be 1.8.1994 or later (28 years as on 1st August 2022).
For any query, the applicants may contact Academic Department, Indian Institute of Mass Communication, Aruna Asaf Ali Marg, New Delhi-110067. Tele No. 011-26742920, 26742940, 26742960 (Extension 233). Mobile No. 9818005590, (Mob. No. 9871182276 – WhatsApp message only).