• Overall user rating

    4.0/5

    as per reviews

  • Faculty Student Ratio

    Excellent

    1:19

  • Establishment Year

    Old

    1965

    age > 50 years

  • Campus size

    Huge

    15

    Acres

  • Institute type

    Government College

Available college facilities

  • Hostel

  • Classroom

  • Laboratory

  • Extra - Curricular

  • Library

Indian Institute of Mass Communication Placement!

By Abhishek Singh (Class of 2016) , 5 months, 1 week ago
User Rating
3/5

It's a very reputed journalism institute in India. IIMC gives the best journalists to different news agencies and media houses because of its good and healthy atmosphere for journalism. Normally, it gives 100 placement with very big media houses and the average salary around 5-6 l per annum.



Faculty

The faculty of IIMC consists of both academicians and practicing media professionals. They have done significant work in their field of specialization. In addition, visiting faculty from leading media organizations also interact with scholars and trainees.

Permanent Faculty

16
Permanent Faculty

Visiting Faculty

6
Visiting Faculty

Scholarships

IIMC offers half freeships to needy students whose family income is less than 5L per annum. Apart from this, scholarship is also provided to praiseworthy students and students who get rank one and two in the entrances.

More about Indian Institute of Mass Communication (IIMC)

The Indian Institute of Mass Communication (IIMC) is one of India's premier institutes for training, teaching and research in mass communication. It was set up by the Government of India in 1965 on the recommendation of a team of internationally known mass communication specialists from UNESCO and  the Ford Foundation. It has created a niche for itself in the field of mass communication education, research and training. It is playing a pivotal role by organising suitable training courses to meet the new challenges of training and skilled manpower to make the best use of communication resources for national development and growth. Indian Institute of Mass Communication has gained recognition from around the world and from UNESCO as a centre of excellence in the field of communication teaching, training and research.

Courses Offered at Indian Institute of Mass Communication (IIMC)

The Institute conducts two major training programmes, four one year post graduate diploma courses and two four month diploma courses in Developement Journalism.

5 Courses

PG Courses (5)

Post Graduate Diploma in Journalism (English)
4.0/5
Affiliated to Autonomous
Accrediated by AICTE
  • course delivery

    Full-Time
  • INR

    Total Course Fee

    ?

    Mandatory fees for the total duration of the degree. Doesn't includes overages like transport, hostel, etc. if they are optional.

    66,000
  • Duration

    12 months
Admission/Eligibility criteria
The candidate should have pased Bachelors degree in any discipline. Those who have appeared/are appearing for the degree examination are also eligible to apply.

Course details

The candidate should have pased Bachelors degree in any discipline. Those who have appeared/are appearing for the degree examination are also eligible to apply. If selected, their admission will be subject to their producing a provisional certificate in original from the college/university before 31 August in the year applied for, failing which the provisional admission will stand cancelled.

Nationality

Only Indian nationals are eligible. In addition a limited number of seats are available for NRI sponsored.

Reservation

As per Govt. of India orders.

Selection Procedure

All eligible candidates will be called at their own expense for an entrance examination in third week of May in New Delhi, Bhubaneswar, Kolkata, Patna, Lucknow, Mumbai, Bangalore, Guwahati, Aizawl, Nagpur, Bhopal, Chennai, Jammu, Kashmir and Kochi. The Institute reserves the right to call any candidates for entrance examination at any centre for administrative reasons.

All the candidates who appear in the written examination will be ranked on the basis of the marks obtained by them. A shortlist will be prepared for each of the courses. The short-listed candidates will be called for an Group Discussion/Interview in June last week/first week of July in New Delhi at their own expense.

The list of candidates to be admitted to the courses will be prepared on the basis of the combined marks obtained by the candidates in the written examination and in the GD/Interview. The weightage for written examination and GD/Interview will be 85:15.

The Institute will not be responsible for postal delay and loss in transit. Any dispute in regard to any matter shall be subject to jurisdiction of Delhi Court only.

Course Fees

Rs. 50,000/-

The USP of this course is to hone their skills, they are drilled in continuous desk and reporting work to help transform them into fully equipped professionals.

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Post Graduate Diploma in Journalism (Hindi)
5.0/5
Affiliated to Autonomous
Accrediated by Other
  • course delivery

    Full-Time
  • INR

    Total Course Fee

    ?

    Mandatory fees for the total duration of the degree. Doesn't includes overages like transport, hostel, etc. if they are optional.

    66,000
  • Duration

    12 months
Admission/Eligibility criteria
The candidate should have pased Bachelors degree in any discipline. Those who have appeared/are appearing for the degree examination are also eligible to apply.

Course details

The candidate should have pased Bachelors degree in any discipline. Those who have appeared/are appearing for the degree examination are also eligible to apply. If selected, their admission will be subject to their producing a provisional certificate in original from the college/university before 31 August in the year applied for, failing which the provisional admission will stand cancelled.

Nationality

Only Indian nationals are eligible. In addition a limited number of seats are available for NRI sponsored.

Reservation

As per Govt. of India orders.

Selection Procedure

All eligible candidates will be called at their own expense for an entrance examination in third week of May in New Delhi, Bhubaneswar, Kolkata, Patna, Lucknow, Mumbai, Bangalore, Guwahati, Aizawl, Nagpur, Bhopal, Chennai, Jammu, Kashmir and Kochi. The Institute reserves the right to call any candidates for entrance examination at any centre for administrative reasons.

All the candidates who appear in the written examination will be ranked on the basis of the marks obtained by them. A shortlist will be prepared for each of the courses. The short-listed candidates will be called for an Group Discussion/Interview in June last week/first week of July in New Delhi at their own expense.

The list of candidates to be admitted to the courses will be prepared on the basis of the combined marks obtained by the candidates in the written examination and in the GD/Interview. The weightage for written examination and GD/Interview will be 85:15.

The Institute will not be responsible for postal delay and loss in transit. Any dispute in regard to any matter shall be subject to jurisdiction of Delhi Court only.

Course Fees

Rs. 50,000/-

TheUSP of this course is to impart conceptual, operational and directional skills in the processes of news gathering, production, presentation and dissemination.

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Post Graduate Diploma in Journalism (Radio&TV)
3.0/5
Affiliated to Autonomous
Accrediated by AICTE
  • course delivery

    Full-Time
  • INR

    Total Course Fee

    ?

    Mandatory fees for the total duration of the degree. Doesn't includes overages like transport, hostel, etc. if they are optional.

    1,20,000
  • Duration

    12 months
Admission/Eligibility criteria
The candidate should have pased Bachelors degree in any discipline. Those who have appeared/are appearing for the degree examination are also eligible to apply.

Course details

The candidate should have pased Bachelors degree in any discipline. Those who have appeared/are appearing for the degree examination are also eligible to apply. If selected, their admission will be subject to their producing a provisional certificate in original from the college/university before 31 August in the year applied for, failing which the provisional admission will stand cancelled.

Nationality

Only Indian nationals are eligible. In addition a limited number of seats are available for NRI sponsored.

Reservation

As per Govt. of India orders.

Selection Procedure

All eligible candidates will be called at their own expense for an entrance examination in third week of May in New Delhi, Bhubaneswar, Kolkata, Patna, Lucknow, Mumbai, Bangalore, Guwahati, Aizawl, Nagpur, Bhopal, Chennai, Jammu, Kashmir and Kochi. The Institute reserves the right to call any candidates for entrance examination at any centre for administrative reasons.

All the candidates who appear in the written examination will be ranked on the basis of the marks obtained by them. A shortlist will be prepared for each of the courses. The short-listed candidates will be called for an Group Discussion/Interview in June last week/first week of July in New Delhi at their own expense.

The list of candidates to be admitted to the courses will be prepared on the basis of the combined marks obtained by the candidates in the written examination and in the GD/Interview. The weightage for written examination and GD/Interview will be 85:15.

The Institute will not be responsible for postal delay and loss in transit. Any dispute in regard to any matter shall be subject to jurisdiction of Delhi Court only.

Course Fees

Rs. 92,000/-

The USP of this course is to provide a cutting edge over similar courses run by other institutions. Senior professionals from premier Radio and TV News channels are regularly invited to fine tune the skills of students

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Post Graduate Diploma in Development Journalism
Accrediated by Other
  • Duration

    24 months

Course details

Post Graduate Diploma in Development Journalism


Admission Criteria:

To be eligible for the award of a diploma, every trainee will have to appear in the first and second semester examinations and secure a minimum of 40% marks in each subject.

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Post Graduate Diploma in Advertising & Public Relations
Affiliated to Autonomous
Accrediated by AICTE
  • course delivery

    Full-Time
  • INR

    Total Course Fee

    ?

    Mandatory fees for the total duration of the degree. Doesn't includes overages like transport, hostel, etc. if they are optional.

    93,500
  • Duration

    12 months
Admission/Eligibility criteria
The candidate should have pased Bachelors degree in any discipline.

Course details

The candidate should have pased Bachelors degree in any discipline. Those who have appeared/are appearing for the degree examination are also eligible to apply. If selected, their admission will be subject to their producing a provisional certificate in original from the college/university before 31 August in the year applied for, failing which the provisional admission will stand cancelled. The USP of this course is to provide basic and emerging concepts and principles in relation to better decision making in the areas of advertising and public relations. The department enjoys huge patronage of the industry; many AD/PR Departments’ alumni hold positions of leadership in the ad world, corporate sector and PR industry today.

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College Placements

It has an active and amazing placement cell which assist students in placement process by inviting various companies. It organizes Pre placement talks and mock test. It also conducts personality development programmes, company presentation and also guest lectures.They also arranges industrial visits and on campus interviews. They are also tied up with various companies for summer training requirement as part of fulfillment of curriculum of various students

Available College Facilities

The institute's campus is spread in an area of about 15 acres in new JNU campus. The institute has constructed officers hostel comprising of 36 rooms, 6 guest faculty suits, teaching block and auditorium, hostel. The state of the art "MANCH" (Auditorium) of the Institute has a seating capacity of 418m. It has soundproof hall, multimedia projection facility, stage furnished with motorized curtains, projection screens, stage lighting, fire sensors, car parking and cafeteria etc.

Hostel
The IIMC campus has three hostels. The hostels can lodge approximately 100 students. Students of PG diploma courses running at the Delhi campus can utilise the facility of hostel. The other hostel with the volume of 40 rooms is available for Indian Information Service officers and the students of Diploma Course in Development Journalism.

Facilities available in Hostel

  • Boys Hostel
  • Girls Hostel
  • Dormitory
  • AC Rooms
  • Non AC Rooms
  • Wi-Fi
  • Cafetaria
  • ATM
  • General Store
  • Gym
  • Medical Clinic / Shop
  • CCTV
  • Bookshop
  • Laundry
  • Air Cooler Rooms
  • Power Backup
  • Post Office
  • Parking for Two / Four Wheelers
  • Salon
  • TV Room
  • Photocopy Machines
Classroom
Institute have 12 Nikon S.L.R Cameras and also their accessories like Zoom Lens tele Photo lens wide angle etc. The institute also organise courses on photography for the professional photographers working in the various Government, semi- Government and Public undertakings. We have a small dark room for film processing.

Facilities available in Classroom

  • Wi-Fi
  • AC
  • Projector
  • Audio-Visual Teaching Aids
Laboratory
Photography is being taught in all the regular as well as short courses in the institute. We have 12 Nikon S.L.R Cameras and also their accessories like Zoom Lens Tele Photo lens wide angle etc. We have a small dark room for the film processing.

Facilities available in Laboratory

  • AC Labs
  • Student:Computer Ratio
  • Computers in Labs
Extra - Curricular
It helps to groom the personality of the students.

Facilities available in Extra - Curricular

  • Theatre
  • Debates
  • Declamations
  • Events Committee
  • Singing Club
  • Dance School
Library
The institute has the largest specialised library in mass communication in the country. It has collected about 26,000 volumes on different aspects of mass communication and allied subjects such as print media, broadcasting, advertising, communication, communication research, public relations, radio and television, film, information technology and traditional media.

Facilities available in Library

  • Number of books
  • Number of online journals
  • Number of magazine subscriptions
  • Computerized library
  • Book bank facility

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