IIMC Admissions 2020: Indian Institute of Mass Communication won’t conduct the entrance test this yr, due to Covid -19 pandemic. The premier institute for media training, an autonomous institute below the ministry of Information and Broadcasting, has determined to skip the entrance examination for all of the eight post-graduate diploma programs supplied in its six regional centres, for the session 2020-21. The institute will choose the scholars primarily based on the marks obtained by them within the qualifying exams together with class 10th 12th and commencement, adopted by an online interview.
The resolution has been taken in view of the Coronavirus pandemic. Aspirants won’t be in a position to come to the examination centres to seem for the entrance examination amid the pandemic.
“In view of the worsening situation of COVID19 in many regions and receipt of enquiries from concerned candidates and parents about the need to travel to centres for appearing in the entrance examination, the Institute has, now, decided to go for a marker based selection process, as a special case, this year, ” the official discover reads. An in depth notification on marks primarily based admission course of will be out by July 30.
IIMC within the discover mentioned that it has determined to undertake a brand new admission course of for this yr through which extra weightage will be given to the marks scored by candidates in qualifying examinations, up to Graduation stage, together with the marks scored at school 10 and 12, adopted by an online interview.
The collection of non-NRI quota candidates will be primarily based on important qualification and advantage. A brief-list will be ready primarily based on the marks obtained in qualifying Graduation Examination, Plus Two Examination, and Matriculation Examination with a weightage of 40:20:20 % respectively. The shortlisted candidates will be referred to as for an online interview. The interview will carry a weightage of 20 %. The last Rank List and admission will be selected the idea of the candidates’ general rating out of 100 marks.
Applicants want to submit by way of e-mail a written (200 phrases) or video (1 to 2 minutes) Statement of Purpose describing why she/he needs to be part of the course,” the discover reads. Students who’ve already utilized, don’t want to re-apply however have to ship the state of function.
Result will be declared on or round September 10. The rank checklist will be revealed on the IIMC web site at iimc.gov.in and the chosen candidates will be intimated by e-mail additionally.
IIMC has additionally prolonged the deadline to apply for admission to 4 languages – Urdu, Odia, Malayalam and Marathi as notified on July 3, until August 14.
The Application Fee is Rs 1,000 for General Category and Rs 750 for OBC/SC/ST/Differently-abled/EWS class
Date of Issue of Notification 28th July, 2020
Last date for Submission of Application 14th August,2020, until 5 pm.
Announcement of Short List 31st August,2020
Dates of Online Interview third September, 2020 Onwards
Announcement of Rank List 10th September, 2020
Last date for Remitting Fees 20th September, 2020
First Semester Class to be held online:
IIMC will conduct classes of first semester online due to Covid-19. “The first semester of all PG diploma courses will be conducted in online mode only, in this academic year. It is expected from all the prospective students that they have access to a good quality laptop or computer with strong internet connection at home or their place of stay,” the notification learn.
Moreover, the admission kind for all programs – Hindi Journalism, English Journalism, Radio and TV Journalism Advertisement and Public Relations is anticipated to be launched anytime by August 1, Raghuvinder Chawla, educational coordinator at IIMC informed HT.
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