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Xavier Institute of Communications Admissions to Post Graduate Diploma Courses 2018

Xavier Institute of Communications has invited applications for admissions to the Post Graduate Diploma Courses in XIC for the Academic year 2018-19. The admissions will be made through Xavier Institute of Communications Online Entrance Test (OET) 2018

Xavier of Communications Mumbai conducts Xavier Institute of Communications Entrance Exam 2018 every year for admission in the PG Courses offered by the Institute

The Academics

  • Designed primarily for graduates who are planning a career in communications and media, the courses attempt to go beyond skills and techniques
  • Students are encouraged to question the social framework within which the media operate
  • They offer a chance for students to interact with distinguished media people - journalists, filmmakers, critics, photographers, advertising, publicity and public relations professionals - who form the core of the teaching faculty at XIC


Also See : Latest Entrance Exam


Courses Available

  • This Online Entrance Test refers to the following Post Graduate Diploma Courses
  • Advanced Integrated Communication Programme
  • Communication for Development
  • Journalism & Mass Communication
  • Public Relations and Corporate Communication
  • Advertising, Marketing & Communication
  • Film, Television & Digital Video Production
  • Mass Communication Marathi


Important Dates XIC OET 2018

  • The Registrations will take place between 01st April to 15th April 2018 only
  • Last Date for Submitting the Application Form: 15th April 2018
  • Issuance of Admit Card: April 2018
  • Date of Exam: 29th April & 06th May 2018
  • Date of GD & PI will be conducted 06th & 13th May 2018

XIC OETS be conducted:
Xavier Institute of Communications, (XIC), Mumbai:

  • Sunday, 22nd April 2018
  • Saturday, 28th April 2018
  • Sunday, 6th May 2018


  • Sunday: 29th April 2018 [St. Xavier’s College (Autonomous), 30, Mother Teresa Sarani (Park Street), Kolkata-700016]


  • Sunday: 29th April 2018 [St. Joseph’s College of Commerce, (Autonomous), Bengaluru-560025]


  • Sunday: 06th May 2018 [St. Vincent’s High School, Pune-411001]


  • St. Xavier's Senior Secondary School, New Delhi 110054:
  • Saturday, 19th May 2018
  • Sunday, 20th May 2018
  • Monday, 21st May 2018
  • Final results will be declared on June 2018


Eligibility Criteria

  • You are eligible to register for the OET if you meet the requirements mentioned below:
  • You are 35 years or below in age
  • You have completed 3 years of Graduation (12+3 years) in a University approved stream in India: (Arts, Commerce, Science, Computers, BMM, BMS, BE, Catering, etc.); OR
  • You are appearing for your Last Semester or Third Year Graduation in this Academic year
  • In this last case, should you be selected for the XIC Course of your choice, and successfully complete it in keeping with the Academic, Attendance and other standards laid down by XIC, the Diploma will be awarded only on completion of your graduation and on production of the relevant attested Final mark-sheet of your graduation


Eligibility for AICP

  • A Graduate in any discipline and Work experience of 2 years in a non-staff function (executive or supervisory function desired)
  • Organizational sponsorship for this program preferred but not compulsory. However, a letter from the organization shall be required stating that they are aware of your joining this program.


Exam Pattern

  • It is an online based exam. Test duration will be for 90 minutes
  • Total marks will be 150
  • Total mark for objective session will be 100 and 60 minutes will be given in order to solve these questions. Total marks for subjective session will be 50 and 30 marks will be given in order to solve these questions
  • Candidates who get qualified in the online test will have to appear further for personal video interview. Candidates applied for MCM, PR and AICP Courses do not need to appear for personal video interview


  • "Skype Video Interviews" will be conducted for candidates applying for the Journalism (JR) Advertising (AM), Film & TV (FT) and Communication for Development (C4D) Courses only

Exam Centres

  • Details associated with XIC OET 2018 exam centres are as follows:

Mumbai [Xavier Institute of Communications, (XIC) St. Xavier’s College]:

  • Kolkata: 29th April 2018
  • Bengaluru: 29th April 2018
  • Pune: 13th April 2018
  • OET Centres & Dates


  • Sunday, 22nd April 2018
  • Saturday, 28th April 2018
  • Sunday, 6th May 2018
  • Sunday, 13th May 2018

Kolkata - Sunday, 29th April 2018
Bengaluru - Sunday, 29th April 2018
Pune - Sunday, 6th May 2018

  • Saturday, 19th May 2018
  • Sunday, 20th May 2018
  • Monday, 21st May 2018

Admit Card

  • Admit card will be sent to candidates on their respective registered email ID. Candidates are also advised to check out the spam folder if they don’t get their admit card in inbox


Application Procedure

  • Eligible Candidates can apply online for Online Entrance Test (OET) for taking admission to Post Graduate Diploma Courses. Candidates must ensure their eligibility criteria before going to apply
  • The Online Registration process on our website will commence on 01st April 2018 and closes on 15th April 2018. The admission procedure will be uploaded on our site in March 2018


Application Fees

  • The Fee for the OET is Rs.1500/-
  • AICP Registration Fees Rs.1500
  • Registration Fees is Rs.500/- (Inclusive of service tax)
  • Instructions to fill the OET Application Form

For a trouble- free Registration Process please follow these steps:

  • Since payments can be made by using your Bank Debit or Credit Cards, please ensure that these Cards are Net-Banking Enabled. If you are unsure, kindly call up the bank concerned and request them to enable this facility for this transaction. After this is cleared with your bank, you may proceed to the Next Step
  • Login to the XIC Registration Website www.xic.in
  • Before filling up the OET Registration Form Online, ensure that you keep a Scanned copy of a recent passport-size photograph of yourself ready for uploading
  • As part of the Registration Process, you have to provide us with your Statement of Purpose (SOP). This Statement of Purpose is considered a personal document. If you qualify for the Personal Interview stage, it could be brought up for discussion



  • A candidate is allowed to send only two of his/her best presentations (max 10 MB) to their respective Course Co-ordinator’s email id: Public Relations & Corp. Comm.: prxic1@gmail.com
  • Advt. & Mktg. Comm.:  admaxic@gmail.com
  • Film, Television & Digital Video Production: ftvxic@gmail.com
  • Journalism & Mass Comm.: jrxic1@gmail.com
  • Communication for Development: c4dxic@gmail.com
  • In the "Subject" of this email, please note down your Registration No. In the first line of your mail, please type your Name in BOLD (as given in the Application Form)


XIC St. Xavier's College, Mumbai

Xavier Institute of Communications St. Xavier's College, Mumbai-400001 (Maharashtra), Tel.: +91-22-2262-1366/2262-1639, Email: admin@xaviercomm.org, Website www.xaviercomm.org