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What are the top institutes for Journalism in India?

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RE: What are the top institutes for Journalism in India?

Swati Vats
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  • Gurgaon

Hi, The basic eligibility for undergraduate courses in 10 + 2 passed (with 50% and above) in any discipline. There are some institutes/universities that take a common Entrance Examination for all their Bachelor courses. In case of Postgraduate courses however, the aspirants often have a written test followed by group discussion and personal interview for selection in good institutes offering postgraduate degree and diploma courses in Journalism.

While in case of several UG courses, the admission can be direct on basis of class 12th marks, for institutes offering PG courses in advertising, there are usually domain specific entrance examinations. The main entrance examinations for Journalism courses are:

  • SET - Symbiosis Entrance Test for UG courses at SIMC - Symbiosis Institute of Media & Communication
  • Entrance test by IP University- Delhi for 3 year BJMC (Bachelors in Journalism & Mass Communication) course
  • IIMC (Indian Institute of Mass Communication) entrance examination for PG Diploma in Advertising & Public Relations
Few institutes from where one can pursue degree programs in Journalism are :
  • Indian Institute of Mass Communication,
    Aruna Asaf Ali Marg, JNU New Campus, New Delhi - 110 067
    Web: www.iimc.nic.in
  • AJK Mass Communication Research Centre,
    Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi-110 025
    Web: www.ajkmcrc.org

  • New Delhi YMCA Centre for Mass Media,
    1 Jai Singh Road, New Delhi-110 001
    Web: www.newdelhiymca.org
  • Xavier Institute of Communications
    St. Xavier's College, Mumbai-400001
    Web: www.xaviercomm.org
  • Department of Communication Management & Technology, Guru Jambheshwar University of Science & Technology
    Hisar, Haryana
    Web: www.gjust.ac.in
  • University School of Mass Communication, Guru Gobind Singh Indraparastha University
    Kashmere Gate, Delhi - 110043
    Web: www.ipu.ac.in

RE: What are the top institutes for Journalism in India?

Preeti Taneja
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  • Chandigarh
Dear Student ,


Training in journalism is available at many universities in the country and also at many autonomous institutes specializing in media stuidies. Some of the media houses have set up their own schools of journalism. Most of the courses in journalism are post graduate diploma or degree courses of one to two years' duration, for which graduates are eligible. Admission is usually on the basis of an entrance test which evaluates power of expression, proficiency in language , general awarencess, analytical and verbal reasoning skills and overall communication skills. Some of the top instututes offering courses in journalism are :-
  • Indian Institute of Mass Communication , New Delhi
  • AJK Mass Communication Research Centre, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi
  • Symbiosis Institute of Media & Communication Pune
  • Asian College of Journalism, Chennai
  • Mudra Institute of Communication, Ahmedabad
  • University of Mumbai, DFepartment of Communication & Journalism, Mumbai
  • University of Pune, Pune
  • Times Centre for Media Studies, New Delhi
  • Xavier Institute of Communication
  • Bharatiya Vidya Bhawan's PDN College of Communication & Management , Mumbai
  • Bharatiya Vidya Bhawan, New Delhi

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