SIMC MA (MC) Online Entrance Test 2020 – Symbiosis Institutes of Media & Communication (SIMC) has released the selection list for GE-PIWAT online at simc.edu. Login id and password is required to check the selection list. Eligible candidates can then book a slot, they can download their call letter for GE-PIWAT. The univrsity conducts an entrance exam, SIMC MA (MC) online test once a year in two phases – Phase I and Phase II. Shortlisted candidates are offered admission in MA (mass communication) based on their performance in the entrance exam and GE-PIWAT. Check more information on SIMC MA (MC) online test 2020 from this page.
Latest: SIMC MA (MC) 2020 selection list is available for GE-PIWAT. Check here.
SIMC MA (MC) Online Entrance Test 2020
The exam takes place in two phases in which Phase (I) is in online entrance test and Phase II is GE-PIWAT for those who qualifies Phase I exam. The schedule for the conduct of exam has been released , so interested candidates can apply for the exam according to the available schedule. Detailed schedule for the conduct of exam in provided below, candidates can check it here.
For SIMC Phase (I)
|SIMC MA (MC) Online Entrance Test||Dates|
|Online Registration begins on||24 Sep 2020|
|Online Registration Ends on||4 Jan 2020|
|Last Date of Payment||4 Jan 2020|
|Issuance of Admit Card||9 Jan 2020|
|Online Entrance Test Date||19 Jan 2020|
|Result Declaration Date||24 Jan 2020|
For SIMC Phase (II)
|SIMC MA (MC) GE-PIWAT||Dates|
|Shortlist of candidates for GE-PIWAT||30 Jan 2020|
|Group Exercise, Personal Interaction and Written Ability Test (GE-PIWAT) Date||15, 16 Feb 2020|
|Announcement of Merit List||28 Feb 2020|
|Last Date of Fee Payment of First Merit List(1st installment)||13 Mar 2020|
|Orientation Programme Date||1st week of Jun 2020|
SIMC MA (MC) Online Entrance Test 2020 Result
Result for SIMC MA (MC) online entrance test is declared on official website, simc.edu. To check result candidates have to use their SIUPGF20 ID and password. Later on, shortlist of candidates for GE-PIWAT is released on the same website and the candidates who are shortlisted have to report for GE-PIWAT.
GE and PI WAT is the phase 2 of the admission process and based on the performance of the candidates in phase 1 (entrance test) and pahse 2 (GE PIWAT) final admission offer is made. It is madatory to attend the phase 2 of the admission process, or else admission offer is not made.
SIMC MA (MC) Online Entrance Test 2020 Admit Card
SIMC has released admit card for the exam on the official website. To download it, candidates require user id and password. Candidates need to carry a hard copy of it on the day of the entrance exam. Digital or soft copy is not allowed inside the test center. It is advised to the candidates to report at the test center at least 30 minutes before the reporting timings. You can download the admit card for SIMC MA (MC) entrance exam from te direct link provided below.
Download here: Click here to download SIMC MA (MC) 2020 admit card / hall ticket.
SIMC MA (MC) Online Entrance Test 2020 Exam Pattern
It is better to know the exam pattern beforehand to make better preparation strategies and it also helps to score good marks in exam. Detailed exam Pattern for SIMC MA (MC) is provided below, so interested candidates can check for the same.
- Mode Of Examination: Online
- Types Of Questions: Multiple Choice Questions
- Language of Question Paper: English
- Duration of Examination: 120 Minutes
- Negative Marking : There is no negative marking
- Marking Scheme:
|Media and Culture||40|
|Current Affairs and Contemporary Issues||40|
|Analytical and Logical Reasoning||30|
Click here to download the SIMC MA (MC) Online Entrance Test 2020 Model Question Paper.
SIMC MA (MC) Phase (II) Exam 2020
All the shortlisted candidates will be called for GE-PIWAT exam which includes Group Exercise, Personal Interaction and Writing Ability Test. It is mandatory for all shortlisted candidates to attend GE-PIWAT entrance test in order to take admission in the said course. GE-PIWAt is the test which is conducted to determine the candidates speaking and writing skills. It is the final stage of the admission process which has to be completed by all the candidates. The process involves the following:
- Group Exercise which includes activities to asses aspirants in areas like innovation and creativity in problem solving ,team skills, time management etc.
- The Personal Interaction round will be to assess candidates on parameters such as interpersonal skills, communication skills, academic proficiency. course fitment etc.
- Written Ability Test will include questions to assess the creative analytical skills of the aspirant.
SIMC MA(MC) Online Entrance Test 2020 Syllabus
Every candidate must know the syllabus for exam prior the exam , for getting better results. Detailed syllabus for exam is mentioned below, so interested candidates can check for the same.
- General Awareness of Public Debates: Polity, Economy, International Relations & Developments
- History and Development of Entertainment Industry (Bollywood & Hollywood)
- Mass Media and Social Media History
- Understanding of Socio-Economic and Socio-Political aspects of Media
- General orientation of Advertising & Public Relations sectors
- Recent Development in Media Industry
- Aptitude & Language capability
- Analytical & comprehension skills
SIMC MA (MC) Online Entrance Test 2020 Eligibility Criteria
In order to apply for the exam candidates must ensure that he/she fulfills the eligibility criteria. Eligibility Criteria For SIMC MA (MC) Online Entrance Test 2020 is given below.
- Candidate must be a graduate from any recognized University / Institution of National Importance with a minimum of 50% (45% for reserved categories). OR
- Candidates whose final year results are awaited can also apply. Their admission will be provisional subject to their proof of graduation with 50 % marks or equivalent grade.
- Candidate who has done qualifying degree from any Foreign University must obtain an equivalence certificate from the Association of Indian Universities (AIU)
SIMC MA (MC) Online Entrance Test 2020 Application Form
Application Form for SIMC MA (MC) Online Entrance Test has already been released by the Symbiosis Institute of Media and Communication on the official website. Candidates who want to appear in exam need to fill the registration form. The application form is available in online mode only, no application form submitted in offline mode will be accepted under any circumstances. In order to submit the registration form successfully candidates need to submit an application fee, failure of which may lead to rejection of candidature.
Application Fee: Rs. 1250/-
Mode of Payment: online mode i.e through Debit Card/ Credit Card/ Net Banking.
Candidates need to follow step wise procedure to fill application form, so step for the same are as follows:
Step 1: Online Registration
Step 2: Make Payment
Step 3: Appear for SIMC MA (MC) Online Entrance Test
About Symbiosis Institute of Media And Communication
Symbiosis is the premier pure play institute of media and communication which offers a wide variety of courses to the candidates and it helps them in choosing course of their interest. Its main aim is to promote international understanding through quality education. SIMC, Pune is ranked among the top colleges of media and communication. In Masters in Mass Communications, MA (MC), SIMC offers two specializations: Journalism & Audio visual.
For more information related to SIMC MA (MC) Online Entrance Test 2020 follow the official website: simc.edu
SIMC MA (MC) Online Entrance Test 2020 Exam Frequently Asked Questions
Ans : Application Forms are to be filled in online mode only.
Ans : No. Only shortlisted candidates will be called for Phase II exam and they don’t have to register separately for it.
Ans : The application fee can be paid by using debit card/ credit card/ net banking.
Ans : No, it is mandatory for only shortlisted candidates to appear in GE-PIWAT.
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