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Indian Institute of Mass Communication Entrance Exam 2024 ( IIMC Entrance Exam )

Vikrant Shukla

Vikrant ShuklaDeputy Manager

Updated on Jul 3, 2024 16:41 IST

IIMC Entrance Exam Dates 2025: The Indian Institute of Mass Communication will release the IIMC Entrance Exam 2025 dates tentatively in December 2024. The admission of exams into IIMC will be done through CUET PG, which is th centran university entrance test. Candidates seeking admission into the IIMC will first have to fill the CUET PG form and appear for the exam once they qualify in it, they will have to appear for the IIMC Entrance Exam.. Candidates who meet the minimum eligibility criteria will be able to fill out the CUET PG application form 2025 as well as the IIMC entrance exam application in online mode from pgcuet.samarth.ac.in. Candidates will have to go through the schedule to get an idea of the IIMC exam details for future reference. The important dates for IIMC language courses will also be announced by the IIMC and the exam for the same will be conducted separately.

IIMC Entrance Exam 2025 Application Process

Candidates willing to appear for the IIMC Entrance Exam 2025 can go through the application process given below:

IIMC Application Form: The IIMC 2025 application forms will be released along with CUET PG. Candidates will have to fill out the form online by visiting the official website of NTA. Before filling out the form, applicants are advised to check the eligibility criteria as ineligible forms will not be entertained.

Click here to know more about the IIMC application form.

IIMC Admit Card: Candidates who successfully fill and submit their application forms along with the application fee, will be able to download their respective admit cards from the official website. The admit cards are generally released a week prior to the entrance exam.

Click here to know more about the IIMC admit card.

IIMC Entrance Exam: For the upcoming session, NTA will conduct the CUET PG  examination on the behalf of IIMC from in online mode. Candidates are advised to carefully check and go through the exam pattern, marking scheme and syllabus before appearing for the entrance test.

Click here to know more about IIMC entrance exam pattern & marking scheme.

IIMC Entrance Exam Result: The entrance exam result will be declared in September 2025 (tentatively).

Click here to know how to check IIMC Entrance Exam Result.

Counselling: Candidates who will clear the CUET PG exam will have to register online for e-counselling session. Candidates will have to pay the fee and upload the required documents on the link given on IIMC website.

Exam dates of popular TV and media entrance exams:

IIMC Entrance Exam 2025 Exam Dates & Schedule

Take a look at the table below for the complete schedule of IIMC Entrance Exam 2024 exam

DatesUpcoming Exam Dates

Dec '24

IIMC Entrance Exam Registration Dates 2025


FAQs on IIMC Exam Dates

Candidates can check the FAQs regarding important dates of IIMC entrance exam below:

Q:   What was the CUET PG exam 2023 form correction date?


CUET PG Exam 2023 Form correction window was opened for two days from 12th May to 13th May 2023. Candidates had the option to edit details like address, educational qualification, reservation details, photo and signature upload etc. Candidates were asked to check the information carefully as no changes were allowed in the application form after the closure of the form correction window. NTA opens the form correction window every year after the registrations are closed to give candidates a chance to make important corrections in their applications. As the eligibility of a candidate is determined on the basis of information provided in the application form.


Q:   How many times the IIMC Entrance Exam is conducted in a year?


The IIMC Entrance Exam is conducted only once in a year. The Indian Institute of Mass Communication (IIMC) conducts the IIMC Entrance Exam to shortlist candidates for admission in PG Diploma courses in Odia, Marathi, Malayalam and Urdu Journalism. Whereas, candidates willing to pursue PG Diploma in Radio and TV Journalism (Bilingual- English & Hindi), PG Diploma in Hindi Journalism, PG Diploma in Advertising and Public Relations (Bilingual- English & Hindi), PG Diploma in English Journalism and PG Diploma in Digital Media are required to appear in CUET PG, which is also conducted once in a year.


Q:   When did the IIMC Entrance Exam 2023 was held?


IIMC Entrance Exam is usually conducted in the month of July every year. The exam date varies according to the courses as for the language journalism courses IIMC conducts the entrance exam itself and for other courses the admission is given through CUET PG. For the session 2023-24, the IIMC Entrance Exam 2023 for language journalism courses was held on June 18, 2023 from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM. Whereas, the CUET PG exam for admission to PG Diploma courses in English Journalism, Hindi Journalism, Radio & TV Journalism, Advertising and Public Relations and Digital Media offered at IIMC was conducted on June 10, 2023.


Q:   Does the Indian Institute of Mass Communication offers admission through CUET PG?


Yes, Indian Institute of Mass Communication offers admission through CUET PG in some of the postgraduate Diploma programmes. Candidates seeking admission in such programmes are required to fill CUET PG application form and appear in CUET PG exam. Shortlisted candidates are called for counseling as per the marks obtained in CUET PG. A cut off for such courses is released and the candidates are given admission accordingly.


Q:   When was the registration process started for IIMC Entrance Exam 2023?


The registration form for IIMC entrance exam for PG Diploma courses in Odia, Marathi, Malayalam and Urdu Journalism this year were released on May 2, 2023 and the last date of registration was May 31, 2023. Whereas, the application process for CUET PG started on March 20, 2023 and lasted till May 5, 2023. Post the CUET PG registration process, the form correction window was opened for 2 days to edit the details related to academic qualification, address and upload better photo and signature. The CUET PG registration window remained open for about two months.


Q:   Are candidates notified about any change in IIMC Entrance Exam schedule?


Yes, candidates are informed about any change in the exam dates through the application portal. They are also notified through an email about the new schedule. In such a scenario, candidates should login on the CUET PG application portal and downlod fresh admit card. Also, if there is any change in the schedule of language journalism courses the information is posted on the website of Indian Institute of Mass Communication. Candidates should keep visiting the website for any update related to the exam. IIMC keeps on providing information related to examination schedule, application, admit card, syllabus, result etc. on its website.


Q:   Does Indian Institute of Mass Communication releases the prospectus with the important dates related to IIMC Entrance Exam?


Yes, the Indian Institute of Mass Communication issues an e-prospectus every year, which contains all the information related to the IIMC Entrance Exam. Candidates can find every information related to entrance exam and the course information such as IIMC exam schedule, instructions regarding application process, evaluation methodology, eligibility criteria, selection criteria, courses offered at the institute, fee structure, number of seats for each course, reservation details etc. This e-prospectus is usually uploaded on the website a few days after the commencement of the admission process. 


Q:   When can I pay the IIMC Entrance Exam 2023 application fee?


Candidates can pay the IIMC Entrance Exam application fee after filling the application form. For the session 2023-24, the IIMC application fee was to be paid by 11.50 PM on May 5, 2023. Only the candidates who paid the application fee were able to edit their application form (if required). It was very important to complete the IIMC Entrance Exam 2023 application process by paying the required application fee. Unless a candidate pays the application fee, the process is not considered complete and he/she is not eligible to appear for the exam. After paying the application fee, candidates had to save and print the IIMC Entrance Exam 2023 application confirmation slip till the end of the admission process.


Q:   When the IIMC Entrance Exam 2023 result was released for language journalism courses?


The result of IIMC Entrance Exam 2023 was released on July 5, 2023. IIMC entrance exam result was released for PG Diploma courses in Odia, Marathi, Malayalam and Urdu Journalism. Shortlisted candidates had to pay the admission fee to block their seat. The CUET PG result might be declared in the fourth week of July. To view their result, candidates will have to click on the Entrance Result tab and login with their credentials. Selected candidates will have to appear for the counselling in the IIMC itself and pay the admission fee to confirm their admission. 


Q:   When will the CUET PG exam answer key be out for IIMC courses?


The CUET PG 2023 answer key for IIMC courses and the response sheet of candidates were made available online on the official website of NTA on July 13, 2023. Candidates could compare their responses with the and calculate the estimated score. Challenges against the answer key could be submitted till July 15, 2023 by paying a fee of INR 200/- (Rupees Two Hundred only) per question challenged as a non-refundable processing fee. After downloading the answer key, candidates could assign the marks allotted to a particular question if they have marked it correctly. If the answer happens to be incorrect, they could deduct the marks assigned for the wrong answer. The score had to be calculated based on the number of answers marked correctly in the exam.


Q:   Could the last date to submit the IIMC Entrance Exam 2023 application form be extended?


Even though NTA did not extend the CUET PG 2023 application form last date, it reopened the application window from May 9 to May 11. However, the original application schedule for the CUET PG 2023 started on March 20 and lasted till May 5, 2023. Based on the previous years' trends, it was expected that the last date of CUET PG 2023 application form submission would be extended. As a response to multiple student requests, NTA reopened the application window. On the other hand, the CUET PG 2023 application correction window was reopened from May 12 to May 13.


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