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ACJ Exam

Asian College of Journalism (ACJ), Taramani, Chennai invites applications for admission to the Post Graduate Diploma Programme of the year 2017-18. ACJ offers post-graduation courses like:

Reporting, writing and editing

Tools of the modern journalist

Key issues in Journalism

Media perspectives

The Media, Law and Society

 

Mode of examination

The examination will be delivered online in real time and will be in two parts—

nTo test the applicant’s English language skills and facility and

nThe awareness of current affairs and general knowledge. It will also test the candidates’ writing ability and assess their analytical thinking and problem-solving skills.

The morning session of the exam will be from 9.30 am to 11.30 am English (Paper Pattern) and afternoon session from 12 pm to 1.30 pm General Knowledge (Paper pattern). (The paper pattern may change this year as the exam will be delivered online).

 

Eligibility

Graduates in any discipline and students appearing for the final year exam of their bachelor programme are eligible to apply for admission to the ACJ. Enrolled students should provide their degree certificate to the registrar within the first week of commencement of classes. Students awaiting their examination results should provide their degree certificate latest by the end of February 2018.

 

Important dates

After a careful assessment of applications, short-listed candidates will be required to take an entrance examination on Sunday, May 14, 2017. The interview will be conducted from June 1 to 5, 2017. The results will be announced on June 7, 2017. The examination will be offered in Thiruvananthapuram, Cochin, Bangalore, Chennai, Hyderabad, Bhubaneswar, Kolkata, Patna, Mumbai, New Delhi, Bhopal, Lucknow, Ranchi, Chandigarh, Guwahati, Pune, Ahmedabad, and possibly other cities, depending on the number of applications received from a particular region. For more information, log on to http://asianmedia.org.in/.

 
 
 

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