The IIMC 2018 Admit Card would be issued by Indian Institute of Mass Communication (IIMC) in a week or two before the entrance test. IIMC Admit Card is usually made available for the candidate by uploading it on their candidate login account. The document carries important information regarding the venue, reporting time, address of the venue. Entries without the provisional admit cards are prohibited. Candidates looking for IIMC Admit Card 2018 would have to reach the official website i.e and enter their credential to obtain the Admit Card of IIMC.

IIMC Admit Card 2018

After downloading the IIMC 2018 Admit Card, the applicant is required to put her signature in the space provided for Specimen Signature Box. All individuals will be allowed to enter the examination hall only on the production of this hall ticket. Therefore, you must take multiple prints of the IIMC Admit Card. Also, there may not be any facility for obtaining a duplicate copy of it. Regarding the centres, although a preference for examination centre is obtained from the candidate, and it is tried that the candidate gets her own choice of test centre to appear in it, but sometimes, due to uncertain issues, the centres are altered. The exam conducting body reserves the full right to call any applicant at any centre. All the expenses are incurred by the examinee herself. Request for centre allotment other than what you have been allotted may not be entertained.

IIMC 2018 Admit Card Important Dates

Event Date
Sale of application forms begins 20 Mar 2018
Last date for sale and receipt of Application Form 01 May 2018
Entrance Examination for Odia/Urdu/Marathi/ Malayalam Journalism 26 May 2018
(9 am to 11 am)
Entrance Examination for PG Diploma Course in Journalism Hindi/ English, Radio & TV Journalism and Advertising & Public Relations 27 May 2018

Admit Card: IIMC 2018 Admit Card will be released at

Steps to download the IIMC Admit Card 2018

  • Visit the official page of the website.
  • On the home page select “IIMC Entrance Test 2018”.
  • Now look for the course you want to download the entrance exam ticket for.
  • The link will be visible here.
  • Clicking the link “Download Entrance Exam Admit Card” you would be taken to a new window which will ask you to fill certain information.
  • The information asked is Unique Regd. No. or Application Name or Date of Birth.
  • Now enter the captcha as displayed in the box.
  • Enter Submit or Reset.

Special note about captcha – Unique thing is that you can also hear the non-case sensitive letters by clicking the play Audio icon if you are unable to identify the letters displayed

Pasting Photograph and Putting signature

When you download the IIMC Admit Card 2018, there will be space in the admit card for pasting the photograph and put signature. The space designated for it will be marked as Specimen Box. candidate is required to attest here the same picture that she used in the application form or the one that has recently been taken. The applicant is then required to get this photo attested. Since, there is no information, It’s not clear whether the photo should be self-attested or has to be attested by a Gazetted officer.

Do’s and Don’ts

Do’s Don’ts
  • Read instructions on the admit card
  • Put photo and signature in the required space
  • Carry a valid photo id proof (xerox and original)
  • Follow rules and conduct of the examination hall
  • Carry passport size photographs
  • Do not tamper the printed information
  • Impersonate or misuse the details
  • Do not carry any valuable item
  • Do not use electronic devices
  • Do not staple photograph
  • Do not put stray marks on admit card

Exam Centres

The following cities may be chosen to conduct the written test

City City City City City
Ahmedabad Bengaluru Jammu and Srinagar Lucknow Ranchi
New Delhi Bhopal Hyderabad Mumbai, Raipur
Aizawl Chennai Kolkata Nagpur Patna
Bhubaneswar Guwahati Kochi

Entrance Exam

The written test will be of 85 marks and of 2 hours duration. The candidates will get 7-9 questions. All of which would be descriptive in type. There will also be internal choice. The previous year question papers indicate that the candidate has to attempt only 5 out of the multiple options.

The candidates will be tested on the following parameters:

a) For Journalism Courses

i) General Awareness, including understanding of social dynamics; interest in social history; awareness of public debates on matters of polity and economy; awareness about international developments influencing power equations in the world and their impact on India.  ii) Aptitude & mental make-up, iii) language capability & iv) Analytical & comprehension skills.

b) For Advertising & Public Relations

i) General Awareness, ii) Aptitude & mental make-up, iii) Language capability, iv) Analytical & Comprehension skills, v) Brand awareness & recall and vi) Quantification skills.

Insofar, only the schedule, eligibility, exam pattern and centres of IIMC Entrance Exam 2018 have been announced. Information on this page is as per last year brochure and for reference purpose only. As soon as IIMC releases IIMC Entrance Exam 2018 information brochure, details will be updated here.

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