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University School of Mass Communication, IP University

Course(s) offered

Bachelor of Journalism and Mass Communication (BJMC)

Eligibility criteria

The student must have passed in Class 12 of 10+2 of CBSE or equivalent with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate and must also have passed English (core or elective or functional) as a subject

Important Dates

• Online Application starts from 19.03.2023
• Last date for submitting online application 30.04.2023

Selection/Admission Process

The IP University admits students for this course through the CUET-UG entrance exam as well as through its own Common Entrance Test (CET).

Exam Pattern

• The pattern of IPU CET conducted for BA (JMC) admission at affiliated colleges of IP University is explained below-

Subject Weightage
English Language & Comprehension 25%
General Awareness 25%
Reasoning 25%
Media Aptitude 25%

• Candidates must appear in CUET in any of the following subject combinations:
Combination I: English from List A + Any two subjects from List B1 + Any one subject from either List B1 or List B2 OR Combination II: English from List A + SECTION III of CUET (General Test)

Section I: Language Test
a) Language to be tested through Reading Comprehension [based on different types of passages – Factual, literary and narrative, (Literary aptitude and vocabulary)].
b) Number of Questions: 40 out of 50 questions to be attempted
c) Exam Duration: 45 minutes for each language

Section II: Domain Specific Test
d) Maximum 6 out of a total of 27 Domain-specific tests to be chosen.
e) Number of Questions: 40 out of 50 questions to be attempted
f) Exam Duration: 45 minutes for each Domain-specific subjects

S. No Section No. Of Questions Marks
1 Verbal Ability 25 50
2 Reasoning Ability 25 40
3 Quantitative Ability 20 30
4 Data Interpretation 5 20
Total 75 140

Fee Structure

Total fees for 3 years: ₹ 2.01 Lakhs approx.

Link for College’s website

Frequently Asked Question

Is there any specialization offered within the mass communication course at GGSIPU?

Yes, GGSIPU offers specializations within the mass communication course. The specific specializations may vary from year to year, so it's best to check with the university for the current offerings.

Are there any entrance exams for admission to the mass communication course at GGSIPU?

Yes, GGSIPU conducts an entrance exam called the Indraprastha University Common Entrance Test (IPU CET) for admission to various courses, including mass communication. Candidates need to qualify in the IPU CET to secure admission to the mass communication program.

Are internships a part of the mass communication course curriculum at GGSIPU?

Yes, GGSIPU encourages students to undertake internships as part of their mass communication course. It helps students gain practical experience, exposure to the industry, and an opportunity to apply theoretical knowledge in real-world scenarios

Does GGSIPU have tie-ups with media organizations for placements and internships?

GGSIPU has collaborations and tie-ups with various media organizations, advertising agencies, production houses, and news organizations. These tie-ups facilitate internships, placements, guest lectures, and industry interactions for the students of the mass communication program

Are there any extracurricular activities or student clubs related to mass communication at GGSIPU?

GGSIPU encourages students to participate in extracurricular activities and provides platforms for their holistic development. There may be student clubs or societies related to mass communication, such as media clubs, journalism societies, or film clubs, which allow students to engage in creative and collaborative projects.

Does GGSIPU provide scholarships for mass communication students?

GGSIPU offers scholarships to deserving and meritorious students across various courses. The specific scholarships, eligibility criteria, and application process may vary, so it's recommended to visit the university's website or contact the admission office for detailed information.

What kinds of career opportunities are available for mass communication graduates from GGSIPU?

Mass communication graduates from GGSIPU can pursue careers in various fields such as journalism, advertising, public relations, broadcasting, film and television production, digital media, content creation, event management, and more. The university's placement cell assists students in securing job placements and internships in reputed organizations.

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