Xavier Institute of Communications conducts Xavier Institute of Communications Entrance Exam every year for admission in the PG Courses offered by the Institute. The admission is made through Xavier Institute of Communication Online Entrance Test ( XIC OET). The exam is an Online Test that is conducted for 150 marks. The XIC OET is a combination of objective and subjective questions. The Xavier Institute of Communications Entrance Exam is conducted for admission to PG courses of the institute (Journalism & Mass Communication, Public Relations & Corporate Communication, Event Planning and Experiential Marketing, Advertising & Marketing Communication and Film, Television and Digital Video Production. Go through this article for more information XIC PG admission.
Latest: The last date to apply for XIC OET 2021 is extended up to 19 May 2021. Click here to apply online.
XIC OET 2021
XIC offers admission to the following PG Diploma course through OET: Journalism and Mass Communication (JR), Public Relations and Corporate Communication (PR), Advertising & Marketing Communication (AM), Film, Television & Digital Video Production (FT) and Event Planning and Experiential Marketing (EPEM). Check the schedule for various events related to XIC OET 2021 below.
|XIC OET 2021||Dates|
|Online Registration begins on||19 Apr 2021|
|Online Registration closes on||19 May 2021|
|OET date||21, 22, 23, 28 & 29 May 2021|
|Declaration of final Result||05 Jun 2021|
Schedule of Interview
Personal Interviews will be held at two centres on the following dates:
|Mumbai||11, 12 & 13 Jun 2021|
|Delhi||18, 19 & 20 Jun 2021|
XIC OET 2021 Eligibility
Candidates need to ensure that they fulfill the eligibility criteria before they start filling the online application form. It is necessary to check the eligibility criteria as if the candidate is found not eligible even if he/she has submitted the application form for the exam, the candidature of such candidate will be canceled.
As per the eligibility criteria for the Xavier Institute of Communications Entrance Exam, any aspirant is eligible to apply if they meet the following requirements:
- Must be 35 years or below in age
- Completed 3 years of graduation in any discipline from University approved stream in India
- Candidates appearing for last semester or Third-year Graduation in the present Academic year are also eligible to apply.
XIC OET 2021Exam Pattern
Candidates must know the exam pattern to get a qualifying score in the XIC CET. To better understand the question pattern must the read below points and for success prepare strategies according to this pattern and syllabus.
- Duration of the test: 90 minutes
- Total Marks: 150
The test will consist of two sections:
- Objective Section: This section carries 100 marks and will be of 60 minutes.
- Subjective Section: This section carries 50 marks and will be 30 minutes.
Note: The OET process requires you to appear for an ONLINE TEST, the duration of which is 90 MINUTES – In view of the prevailing situation in the country caused by the Covid 19 Virus and keeping in mind your travel and safety issues, the management has decided to opt for conducting the OET from home (from wherever you are located).
Syllabus for XIC OET 2021
Xavier Institute of Communications does not specify any syllabus for XIC OET. However, you may go through the below-mentioned topic to perform well in the entrance test.
Language Skills: In this section of the exam, language ability of the aspirants will be tested. Questions shall be from topics related to correct the spellings, singular, plural, synonyms, antonyms, idioms and phrases, one-word substitutes, comprehension passages, etc.
General Knowledge: In this section questions will be related to general knowledge and current affairs awareness will be asked to test the aspirant’s aptitude regarding the same. Thus, you should be up-to-date with political, social and economic happenings of the country and abroad. “You can even take help from Aglasem GK Capsule youtube channel”.
Logical And Analytical Skills: In this section, a candidate’s problem-solving ability will be tested. Aspirants should practice questions from topics like – Series, Blood Relations, Directions, Critical Reasoning, Syllogism, and Analogy.
XIC OET 2021 Admission Procedure
- The candidates will be selected on the basis of their performance in the Online Test and Skype Interview.
- After the online test results are declared, only those who attain a minimum qualifying mark as laid down by the XIC Academic Board will be called for a Personal Interview via a ‘SKYPE’ Video Interview. (S V I ).
- This SKYPE video interview will be conducted immediately after the completion of the Online Test and probably at the same OET Centre.
- For few courses rather than SVI, there shall be a Group discussion and Personal Interview.
|Diploma in Journalism & Mass Communication||XIC OET + Personal / Skype Interview|
|Diploma in Public Relations & Corporate Communications||XIC OET + Group Discussion + Personal Interview|
|Diploma in Advertising & Marketing Communication||XIC OET + Personal / Skype Interview|
|Diploma in Film, Television & Digital Video Production||XIC OET + Personal / Skype Interview|
|Diploma in Event Planning and Experiential Marketing||XIC OET + Personal / Skype Interview|
About Xavier Institute of Communication
Xavier Institute of Communications (XIC) is educational institute for maiking personal professional in the field of media. It also provides varity of services in production and training. Xavier Institute of Communications is at two location; the St. Xavier’s High School Campus, Mumbai and the St. Xavier’s College campus. Institute also conducts the XIC OET for admission to PG courses.
Official website: xaviercomm.org
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