JAMMU, Apr 22: Indian Institute of Mass Communication (IIMC), an internationally known premier Institute for training and research in Mass Communication under Ministry of Information and Broadcasting, has invited applications for admission to Post Graduate Diploma Journalism courses in English, Hindi, Urdu, Radio and Television, Advertising & Public Relations, Odia, Marathi and Malayalam for session 2019-20.
These courses would be undertaken in various campuses including in Jammu, setup by IIMC across the country. Graduate in any discipline would be eligible for the aforesaid Post Graduate Diploma courses. The process for admission, started on April 18, 2019, would be expiring on May 12, 2019. All India level entrance examination would be conducted on May 25 and 26, 2019 at notified centers including Jammu and Srinagar. The interviews of short-listed candidates will be conducted in last week of June/ first week of July, 2019.
IIMC enjoys pride of place in media and communication education, training and research. The Institute makes a concerted effort to constantly innovate and update its training programme to meet the growing challenges and developments in the industry. This helps in preparing trainees / scholars/students to take on the challenges of a highly competitive mediated world. IIMC academic and training programme have been tailored to meet the needs of developing countries and this aspect makes the institute’s role different from other centres of Mass communication Education and Training in this country, says a handout issued by IIMC.
IIMC Jammu Campus is currently offering PG Diploma in English Journalism wherein students are exposed to Print Journalism TV, Radio News production and PR Advertising and Media Management etc, which involves combination of theory and practical classes.
The candidates have to apply online at www.iimc.gov.in by 12th-May-2019. More details can be availed on IIMC website: www.iimc.gov.in