• Overall user rating

    4.4/5

    as per reviews

  • Faculty Student Ratio

    Excellent

    1:22

  • Establishment Year

    Old

    1965

    age > 50 years

  • Campus size

    Huge

    15

    Acres

  • Institute type

    Government College

Reasons to join

IIMC provides many facilities:

  • Well-qualified faculty
  • Opportunity for research
  • Different campuses
  • Exposure
  • Seminars and workshops

Available college facilities

  • Hostel

  • Classroom

  • Laboratory

  • Extra - Curricular

  • Library

  • Auditorium

Excellent teaching

By Harshada Mohite (Class of 2016) , 1 month, 3 weeks ago
User Rating
5/5

The campus is too good. The teaching faculties are excellent and very friendly. There are various things to learn apart from your course. You get to build your inner self and get confidence. I have been there for around 5 years of my graduation as well as post graduation.


Overall, a good institution in this field

By Anonymous , 2 months, 1 week ago
User Rating
3/5

Awesome faculty and facilities. The college is easily accessible and the surroundings are really good. The stay options are average. The food quality is good. Classrooms and libraries are really good. The college organises many extracurricular activities. The placements and salary packages are good. The teaching methodology is the area which needs work. Otherwise, everything is good.



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

13
Permanent Faculty

Visiting Faculty

6
Visiting Faculty

College Director General

Faculty photo

Shri. K.G. Suresh

(Director General of College)

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 communaication. The institute was established in 1965 by the Government of India. The institute is all ready to set global standards for media education, research, extension and training. The institute's mission is to create a dynamic learning and working environment. IIMC wants to develop leaders and innovators in the domain of media and mass communication. 

Courses Offered at Indian Institute of Mass Communication (IIMC)

The institute offers Post-graduate Diploma courses, Diploma courses and Short-term courses.

7 Courses

PG Courses (7)

Post Graduate Diploma in Journalism (English)
4.5/5
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 a Bachelors degree in any discipline. Those who have appeared/are appearing for the degree examination are also eligible to apply.

Exams accepted & Cut off’s
Note: Cut-off’s shown here are for general category

Course details

The candidate should have a 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.

 

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)
4.0/5
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 a Bachelors degree in any discipline. Those who have appeared/are appearing for the degree examination are also eligible to apply.

Exams accepted & Cut off’s
Note: Cut-off’s shown here are for general category
Seats available

Total Seats:55

Course details

The Institute offers a Post Graduate Diploma course in Journalism (Hindi). It is a one year course. This course helps students in becoming professionally trained media persons for Hindi newspapers, magazines, TV and radio channel, as well as websites, etc. 

 

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Post Graduate Diploma in Journalism (Radio & TV)
3.0/5
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.

    1,20,000
  • Duration

    12 months
Admission/Eligibility criteria

The candidate should have a 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.

 
Exams accepted & Cut off’s
Note: Cut-off’s shown here are for general category

Course details

The institute offers a Post Graduate Diploma course in Journalism (Radio and TV). It is a Full-time course. It is a one year course. 

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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Diploma in Development Journalism
Affiliated to Autonomous
Accrediated by Other
  • course delivery

    Full-Time
  • Duration

    4 months
Admission/Eligibility criteria

The candidate must have passed 10+2 from a recognised board.  Eligible candidates will have to appear for IIMC Entrance Test. 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. 

 

 

Course details

The institute offers Diploma in Development Journalism, the course is organised under Indian Technical and Economic Cooperation (ITEC) and the Special Commonwealth African Assistant Plan (SCAAP) programmes of the Ministry of External Affairs. It is a four month course. It is a Full-time course. 

 

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Post Graduate Diploma in Journalism (Odia)
Affiliated to Autonomous
Accrediated by Other
  • course delivery

    Full-Time
  • Duration

    12 months
Admission/Eligibility criteria

The candidate should have a Bachelors degree in any field from a recognised institution. The candidate must appear for IIMC Entrance Test.

Course details

The institute offers a Post Graduate Diploma course in Journalism (Odia). It is a one year course and Full-time. 

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Post Graduate Diploma in Journalism (Urdu)
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.

    39,000
  • Duration

    12 months
Admission/Eligibility criteria

The candidate must have a Bachelors degree in any field from a recognised university. The candidate must appear for IIMC Entrance Test

Course details

The institute offers a Post Graduate Diploma course in Journalism (Urdu). It is a Full-time course. It is a one year course. 

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Post Graduate Diploma in Advertising & Public Relations
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.

    1,02,000
  • Duration

    12 months
Admission/Eligibility criteria

The candidate should have a 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 candidate must also appear for the IIMC Entrance Test

Exams accepted & Cut off’s
Note: Cut-off’s shown here are for general category
Seats available

Total Seats:70

Course details

The Institute provides Post Graduate Diploma course in Advertising and Public Relations. It is a one year course. The aim of the course is to provide basic and emerging concepts and principles in relationto better decision making in areas of advertising and public relations. 

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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 has 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

The extracurricular activities provided by the institute 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
Auditorium

The auditorium "MANCH" has a great infrastructure. It is ideal to conduct seminars, workshops and cultural events, etc. It has a seating capacity of 418 and has a covered area of 1232 sq.mts.

Facilities available in Auditorium

  • Wi-Fi
  • AC
  • Audio-Visual Teaching Aids

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