IIMC Entrance Exam 2020 for PG Diploma Admission, Courses, Important Dates, Eligibility

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IIMC Entrance Exam 2020 – Indian Institute of Mass Communication (IIMC) invites applications for IIMC Entrance Exam 2020 for admission to various Post Graduate Diploma Courses for the academic year 2020-21. Interested candidates can apply online till

Check the details such as courses offered, eligibility criteria, application process exam pattern, etc. for IIMC Entrance Exam 2020 from the page below.


Program Offered

  • Postgraduate Diploma courses in Journalism (English, Hindi)
  • Postgraduate Diploma courses in Radio & Television Journalism
  • Postgraduate Diploma courses in Advertising and Public Relations,
  • Post-Graduate Diploma Course in Journalism (Odia) Dhenkanal (Odisha)
  • Post-Graduate Diploma Course in Journalism (Urdu) New Delhi,
  • Post-Graduate Diploma Course in Journalism (Marathi) Amravati (Maharashtra)
  • Post-Graduate Diploma Course in Journalism (Malayalam) Kottayam (Kerala)


IIMC Entrance Exam 2020 Important Dates

Sale of application forms begins
30th April 2020
Last date for sale and receipt of Application Form
30th May 2020
Admit Card releases on
to be announced
Date of Entrance Exam
20th-21st June 2020
Declaration of  result
15th July 2020
Date of Interview
20th to 30th July 2020
Final list to be out
01st August 2020
Classes start
17th August 2020


Eligibility Criteria for IIMC Entrance Exam 2020

Nationality Only Indian nationals are eligible.
Minimum Educational Qualification Bachelor’s degree in any discipline. Those who have appeared/are appearing for a degree examination are also eligible to apply.
If selected, their admission will be subject to their producing at least a provisional certificate in original from their college/university before 31 August 2020, failing which the provisional admission will stand cancelled.
Age Limit Candidates must have been born after 01 August 1993 or later (for SCs/STs/PH, 01 August 1988 or later and for OBC, 01 August 1990 or later).


IIMC Entrance Exam 2020 Application Process

  • Candidates can fill the application form by visiting the official website  http://iimc.nic.in/
  • Candidates can submit only one Application Form.


Application fee

For General Candidates
Rs. 1500/-
For SC/ST/OBC/PH Candidates
Rs. 1000/-
Mode of Payment
Through online mode


IIMC Entrance Exam 2020 Pattern

Mode of Exam
Offline mode
2 hours
Type of Question
Multiple Choice Questions
Total Marks
85 marks


IIMC Entrance Exam 2020 Syllabus

For Journalism Courses i) General Awareness, including the understanding of social dynamics; interest in social history; awareness of public debates on matters of polity and economy; awareness about international developments influencing power equations in the world and their impact on India.
ii) Aptitude & mental make-up,
iii) language capability
iv) Analytical & comprehension skills.
For Advertising & Public Relations i) General Awareness,
ii) Aptitude & mental make-up,
iii) Language capability,
iv) Analytical & Comprehension skills
 v) Brand awareness & recall and
vi) Quantification skills.


Exam Centres

New Delhi


Selection Process

  • Candidates who appear in the written examination will be ranked on the basis of the marks obtained.
  • A shortlist based on merit will be prepared for each of the courses (including a separate shortlist for the reserved seats in each course).
  • The short-listed candidates will be called for an interview/group.


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