AUCET MJMC 2021: The Andhra University, Visakhapatnam and Dr B.R.Ambedkar University, Srikakulam conducts a common admission test (AUCET) for giving admission into postgraduate mass communication programmes. The university offers MJMC (Master of Journalism and Mass Communication) and MS Communication and Media Studies. The duration of both the course is 2 years. It conducts its own national level entrance exam every year to shortlist the students for the above-mentioned courses. The aspirants take this exam to get enrolled for the postgraduate programme of Masters in Journalism and communication into this institute. To know more about AUCET Entrance Exam 2021, scroll down.

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Courses Offered in Journalism and Communication field.

The applicants have to appear and qualify the AUCET MJMC Entrance Test 2021 to get admitted to Andhra University. The below table contains the postgraduate level courses offered in the Journalism and Communication field.

S. NoProgrammeTest code
1.Master of Journalism and Mass Communication (MJMC)204
2.MS Communication and Media Studies

AUCET MJMC Important Dates

The official examination conducting authority has released the dates of the significant events related to the AUCET MJMC 2021. The information regarding the same is provided in the below table:

S. NoEventsDates (announced)
1.Release of online Application Form March 2021
2.Last day of submitting the application form in online modeApril 2021
3.Last Date for submission of online Applications with late fee of Rs.1,000/- May 2021.
4.Upload of corrections by the candidates regarding the Online Applications April 2021
5.Downloading Hall-Tickets from website May 2021
6.Commencement of Entrance Test May 2021
7.Date of Publication of Results May 2021
8.Counselling datesTo be announced later

AUCET MJMC Result 2021

The official examination conducting authority has announced that the rank list and scorecard for Andhra University MJMC Entrance Exam 2021 on. Candidates, in order to access the result, need to visit the official website and have to enter their hall ticket number and date of birth to access the result. The result will include the marks obtained by the candidate, roll number and name. Based on the marks, a particular rank will be allotted to the applicants.

AUCET MJMC Eligibility Criteria

The admission into any of the above-mentioned courses will be granted only if the applicant possesses the below-mentioned eligibility criteria and qualify the entrance exam. However, the interested candidate also has to fill up the application form to attend the entrance exam. Aspirants must be aware of the eligibility criteria before going to apply for AUCET MJMC 2021.

To know the eligibility criteria, refer to the table given below:-

S. NoParticularsEligibility Criteria
1.Age CriteriaThere is no age limit to apply for AUCET MJMC 2021 2021 Exam.
2.Academic QualificationAll the candidates need to have a valid graduation degree in any disciple recognized by Andhra University.

AUCET MJMC Application form

The application form for Andhra University AUCET MJMC Entrance Exam 2021 is available in online mode from 22nd March 2021. The last to apply is April 21st, 2021. The applicants should check the eligibility criteria at the time of application form filling. The steps for filling the application form of Andhra University in online mode are given below:

The following information must be kept ready in hand before application form filling:

  1. Select the eligible courses and corresponding tests.
  2. Caste in case of SC/ST/BC candidates.
  3. Hall-Ticket Number of Qualifying Examination.
  4. Parental Income Up to One lakh or up to Two lakhs or more than Two Lakhs (rupees)
  5. Date of Birth as per SSC records.
  6. Percentage of marks and year of Passing of Qualifying Examination, if Passed.
  8. Study or Residence (from M.R.O) or relevant certificate for proof of local status.
Note: The above original certificates are to be submitted during the Counseling for Admission
Latest Update
The Application form for Andhra University Common Entrance Test (AUCET) 2021 has been released on 22nd March 2021 in online mode. The last to apply in online mode is April 21th, 2021.

To register and fill up the application form, follow the steps below:

Step 1:- Go to the link given at the top of this page.

Step 2:- Read the instruction carefully and click on “Apply Now” option.

Step 3:- Create a "login ID" and "password" by registering yourself.

Step 4:- Fill in the application form by entering the personal details and academic qualification.

Step 5:- Payment of application fee.

Step 6:- Download the application form and take the printout of the same for future use.

NOTE : The application fee payment will have to be made by the candidate in online mode through debit/ credit cards or net banking.

The amount to be paid as registration fee is provided in the table below:

S. NoCategoryAmount
1.General / OBCRs. 600
2.ST/ SC /PHCRs. 500

Correction in Application Form

The applicants who have submitted incorrect details during application form filling, they can make necessary changes in the form from 25 April to 27 April 2021. Candidates can edit details in the application form by entering their login id credentials.

Exam pattern & Syllabus for AUCET MJMC

Candidates are advised to be well acquainted with AU MJMC 2021 exam pattern in order to make the preparation more effective. Exam pattern gives the candidate an idea about the mode of exam, duration, subjects and marking scheme. Candidates can refer to the following table to get complete information about AU MJMC 2021 exam pattern:-

1)AU MJMC 2021 exam13th May 2021
2)Mode of ExamOffline (pen- paper test)
3)Medium of Question paperEnglish
4)Test NameHumanities & Social Science
5)Test Code201
6)Course code20103 (MJMC) and 20104                                     (M.S. Mass Communication & Media Studies)
7)Maximum marks100

Syllabus: The topic- wise section is provided in the table below:

S. NoSectionTopics
1.Reasoning      (25 Marks)
  • Analogy Test – Alphabet Series – Test of Direction Sense – Coding – Decoding test – Number series – Puzzle –
  • Problem on Age Calculation – Blood Relations – Calendar – Decision Making – Number Series – Matrix –
  • Mathematical Reasoning – Statement and Assumption – Statement and Arguments – Dice – Clock – Inserting the
  • Mission Character – Clerical Aptitude – Word formation – Venn Diagram.
2.Indian Constitution    (25 Marks)
  • Preamble, Fundamental Rights, Directive Principles of State, Local Self Governance.
  • Structure of Society : Social Groups, Indian Culture, Social Institutions, Individual and Society, Culture and
  • Personality Methods of Social Work, Group works, Principles, Community Development, Basics of Internet, World Wide Web, Digitalization Unity and Diversity of Indian Society; Philosophical Foundations of Indian Culture; History and Culture of Andhra Pradesh.
3.General English        (25 Marks)
  • Active/Passive Voice; Parts of Speech; Time, Tense and Aspect; Phrasal Verbs; Auxiliary verbs; Use of Shall, will, For, Since; Idioms and Phrases; Common Errors; Preposition; Synonyms and Antonyms; Precise Writing and Comprehension
4.Current Affairs         (25 Marks)
  • Current events of national and international importance. – History of India and Indian National Movement. – Indian and World Geography – Physical, Social, Economic Geography of India and the World. – Indian Policy and Governance – Constitution, Political System, Panchayati Raj, Public Policy. - Economic and Social Development Sustainable Development, Poverty, Inclusion, Demographics, Social Sector initiatives, etc. General issues on
  • Environmental Ecology, Bio-diversity and Climate Change – that do not require subject specialization, General Science, Demonetization and Goods and Services Tax (GST).

Andhra University AUCET MJMC Entrance Exam Admit Card/ Hall Ticket 2021

AUCET Admit card will be issued to the candidates who have applied for the examination by filling up the application form. Candidate can view and download the admit card for Andhra University MJMC  Entrance Exam 2021 on 4th May 2021 by visiting the official website. The Admit Card will not be sent to the candidates by Post/Email/SMS etc. Admit card will carry details like the name of the candidate, roll number, date and time of the exam, signature & photograph and complete address of the exam centre. The applicants must carry the hall ticket on the examination day.

AUCET MJMC Examination Center 2021

The exam centre for AUCET 2021 is provided below. Candidates need to choose one of the centres mentioned below during application form filling.

  1. Visakhapatnam
  2. Srikakulam
  3. Vizianagaram
  4. Kakinada
  5. Rajahmundry
  6. Eluru
  7. Vijayawada
  8. Guntur

Merit list

A final merit list will be prepared by the official examination conducting authority after the declaration of result. The merit list will contain the names of the shortlisted candidates to whom the seats will be allotted in the respective programme. They have to report to the university in person along with the following set of documents for verification.

AUCET MJMC Counselling

The candidates will be allotted seats based on the Entrance test score and number of seat availability in the institute. Candidates can check their seat allotment by logging in to the official website. The shortlisted candidate must report to the institute in person along the list of documents (mentioned in application form section) for verification.

Seat Reservation

85% of the available seats are reserved in favour of the Local Candidates from the districts of Srikakulam, Vizianagaram, Visakhapatnam, East Godavari, West Godavari, Krishna, Guntur and Prakasam belonging to Andhra University area.

Candidates have to mention their reservation category while filling the application form of AU MJMC 2021 Exam. Students claiming reservation are required to produce valid supporting documents in the prescribed format at the time of counselling in order to avail the benefit of reserved seats. The table given below contains the distribution of seats category-wise.

S. NoCategoryPercentage
1.Listed Backward Classes (OBC)(BC: 29%, A-7%, B-10%,

C-1%, D-7% and E-4%)

2.Scheduled caste (SC)15%
3.Scheduled Tribe (ST)6%
5.Sports:0. 5%
6.Children of Armed Forces Personnel (CAP)2% of seats be filled by horizontal

method of reservation.

7.Physically Handicapped3% of seats be filled by following horizontal method of reservation.
8.Seats in each course shall be reserved in favour of women candidates in each category.33.33%

Contact details

Andhra University

Addres: Vijaynagar palace, Peda Waltair, Vishakapatnam  530071

Andhra Pradesh, India.

Phone number: 91 9052456721, +91 9985666721

Email ID: [email protected]


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