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Asian College of Journalism PG Diploma Admission 2021 Dates, Eligibility, Application Form

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Asian College of Journalism announces Entrance Exam for PG Diploma in Business and Financial Journalism Admission 2021

Asian College of Journalism PG Diploma Admission 2021 - Asian College of Journalism (ACJ),  Chennai invites application for admission to Postgraduate Diploma in Business and Financial Journalism for the academic year 2021-22 through an entrance exam to be conducted on May 16, 2021.
Candidates may apply online or offline till April 26, 2021. Read on for more details on Asian College of Journalism PG Diploma Admission 2021 such as eligibility criteria, the application process, fee, selection and more

Program Offered

  • Postgraduate Diploma in Business and Financial Journalism
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Journalism

Asian College of Journalism PG Diploma Admission 2021 Important Dates

The Online or Offline application process


Last date for receiving applications

26th April 2021

Admit card can receive through email

12th & 14th May 2021

Date of Online Entrance Exam

16th May 2021

Date of online interview

20th & 22nd May 2021

Admission results will be intimated to successful students individually by email by

24th May 2021

Eligibility Criteria for Asian College of Journalism PG Diploma Admission 2021

  • A Bachelor’s Degree is mandatory. Graduates in any discipline are eligible to apply for admission to the ACJ-Bloomberg Business and Financial Journalism programme and the ACJ Fully Integrated Journalism programme.

  • Candidates who are yet to write their undergraduate degree examination (because of the delay due to the lockdown), as well as those awaiting the results of their undergraduate examination, are also eligible to apply.

  • Students awaiting their examination results should provide their degree certificate latest by the end of March 2022.

Asian College of Journalism PG Diploma Admission 2021 Application Process

  • Eligible candidates can apply online through the official website

  • The application form can also be downloaded from the official website and sent through post.

  • Application whether online or hard copy will need to be sent along with an application fee of Rs 2360/- (inclusive of GST @ 18%). Candidates applying for both programmes need to pay only a consolidated processing fee of Rs. 3540/- (inclusive of GST @ 18%).

  • The fee can be remitted as an online transfer or sent as a Demand Draft in favour of “Media Development Foundation”, payable at Chennai. Please ensure that the full name, email id and mobile number of the applicant accompany the payment.

  • In the case of online transfer, the applicant will be directed to the Online Payment gateway once the form is completely filled. The applicant is requested to keep Credit Card/ Debit card/ Net Banking details ready for making the payment. The applicant using the payment gateway service is required to pay the convenience fee as prescribed by the service.

Selection Process

  • Selection will be based on an online examination and online interview.

Entrance Examination & Interview

  • After a careful assessment of applications, shortlisted candidates will be required to take an online entrance examination. Candidates can take the examination individually in their homes or at any place where they have access to a computer with an internet facility.

  • The examination will be held online in real-time on Sunday, May 16, 2021, between 10 am and 12 noon. The candidates will receive an email between May 12 and May 14, 2021, detailing the process of connecting online for the examination on May 16, 2021.

  • The online examination will be followed by an online interview between Thursday, May 20, and Saturday, May 22, 2021. Candidates will be individually informed in advance about the date and time of the online interview.

For more details and to apply online, please visit the official website