The Asian College of Journalism is dedicated to the task of producing such journalists. It is a postgraduate college designed to provide students with world-class journalism education adapted to the specific needs of India and other developing countries in Asia. It seeks to prepare its graduates to achieve the highest standards in all branches of the profession, keeping in focus the trend and thrust of convergence and digitisation in the media, and the consequent demands for multiple skills made on the contemporary journalist.
Asian College of Journalism‚ ASJ‚ Chennai announces admissions to PG Diploma programme in Journalism for 2014 session. After a careful assessment of applications‚ short-listed candidates will be required to take an entrance examination on 11th May 2014 (Sunday).
Center of Exam: The examination will be offered in Thiruvananthapuram‚ Cochin‚ Bangalore‚ Chennai‚ Hyderabad‚ Bhubaneswar‚ Kolkata‚ Patna‚ Mumbai‚ New Delhi‚ and possibly other cities‚ depending on the number of applications received from a particular region.
Paper Pattern: The exam is conducted in two parts. The test aims to check the applicant’s English language skills and the awareness of current affairs and general knowledge. Besides, It will also test the candidates’ writing ability and assess their analytical thinking and problem-solving skills.
- Graduates in any discipline and students awaiting their degree examination results are eligible to apply for admission to the ACJ
- Students who are awaiting results can also apply.
Applicants who have done well in the entrance examination will be invited to an interview at the college between 2nd June and 7th June 2014. Admission results will be announced on 9th June 2014.
- The last date for receipt of completed applications is 07th April 2014
- Entrance Exam: 11th May 2014 (Sunday)
- Entrance Results: 24th – 25th May 2014
- Interview Dates: 02nd June & 07th June 2014
- Admission Results: 09th June 2014