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Entrance Exam for Mass Comm. Colleges in India: The advent of different types of communication media in India has led to the development of various communication courses. Most of the universities offering mass communication courses take students on the basis of merit in class 12 exams (for UG courses) or on the basis of graduation marks (for PG courses). However, some of the top mass communication colleges offer admission on the basis of different institute-level and national-level entrance exams.
These mass communication exams in India are conducted once a year by the respective universities offering the courses. Check the details of these exams, duration, colleges accepting scores and other details below.
Mass Communication Exams in India
Check out the list of mass communication exams in India conducted by various top colleges and universities in the nation.
Name of the Exam
Colleges Accepting Scores
29th Aug 2021
5 to 10 questions
Indian Institute of Mass Communication (IIMC)
21st to 23rd May 2021
28th to 30th May 2021
Xavier Institute of Communications
26th Sept - 1st Oct 2021
IP College for Women, Delhi University
ACJ Entrance Exam
23rd May 2021
2 hours+ 1.5 hours
Asian College of Journalism, Chennai
28th Aug 2021
UG & PG
Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University
Start Date- 26th July 2021
End Date- 28th August 2021
Jamia Milia Islamia University
Colleges affiliated to Jamia Milia Islamia University
28th Oct 2021 (Tentative)
Institutes affiliated to Andhra University
10th - 13th July 2021
Symbiosis International University
16th - 20th April 2021
11th - 14th June 2021
UG & PG
School of Communication, Manipal University
MASCOM Entrance Exam
14th Aug 2021 2021
4 hours 15 minute
Manorama School of Communication
There are some other top mass communication colleges that take students on the basis of merit in 10+2. Some of the institutes also conduct interviews and group exercises apart from merit lists in order to shortlist students for mass communication courses.
The selection procedure may vary for various mass communication courses. Admission to mass communication diploma courses is done on the basis of performance in class 12. Students can also apply for some of the diploma courses after passing class 10.
Top Mass Communication Colleges in India
Here are some of the other top colleges in India offering Mass Communication courses. To get admission to these colleges, you will simply have to fill the Common Application Form (CAF) and our expert counselors will help you succeed.
Few of the above universities may also take students for journalism courses on the basis of their respective exams. Find out more about entrance exams and mass communication colleges at collegedekho.com.