Asian College of Journalism (ACJ), Chennai Scholarships

Chennai (Tamil Nadu) Estd : 1994
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Scholarship Merit-cum

The ACJ offers scholarships on a merit-cum-means basis to students seeking and qualifying for them. Please indicate clearly in your application if you require scholarships. The full and partial scholarships cover tuition fees and, in special cases, living expenses. Please submit proof of family income as stated in the application form.

SC/ST Scholarship

Candidates applying for SC/ST scholarships should produce community certificate and proof of annual family income as stated in the application form.

SAF Scholarship

The South Asia Foundation (SAF) offers scholarships for study at the ACJ to students from the eight SAARC countries: Afghanistan, Pakistan, Bhutan, Bangladesh, Nepal, Sri Lanka and the Maldives. Indian SAF scholarship will be decided by the Admission Committee. 

SAF-Madanjeet Singh Scholarships

Founded by UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador Madanjeet Singh in 2000, the South Asia Foundation (SAF) is a secular, non-profit and non-political organization. Its core objective is to promote regional cooperation through a number of UNESCO Madanjeet Singh Institutions of Excellence in the eight SAARC countries. ACJ is one of these institutions of excellence.

The SAF-Madanjeet Singh scholarship for the one year postgraduate course at the Asian College of Journalism covers eight countries, viz: Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka. The scholarship covers: (a) tuition fees, (b) economy air travel from the scholar’s place of residence within SAARC to Chennai and back, (c) accommodation costs, on a room sharing basis, for the duration of the course in Chennai from July 2017 to May 10, 2018, (d) food expenses covering breakfast, lunch and dinner at the ACJ canteen, (e) a nominal amount towards pocket expenses.

Candidates should have cleared an undergraduate course in any discipline. Equivalent course in different SAARC countries would also be considered on a case by case basis. They must be proficient in English since all instruction and assignments at ACJ are in English.

For the Class of 2018 the quota of seats being reserved for the SAF-Madanjeet Singh scholars in each stream is as follows:

Print

upto 4 seats

Televison

1 seat

Radio

upto 2 seats

New Media

upto 4 seats

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Contact Details of Asian College of Journalism, Chennai

  • Contact No:
    +91-44-22542840
  • Email ID:
    asian_media@asianmedia.org.in
  • Website:
    http://www.asianmedia.org/
  • Address:
    Second Main Road, Taramani, Chennai-600 113. Tamil Nadu India

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