Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University (GGSIPU) is a well-renowned university located in the state New Delhi, India. It is affiliated to University Grants Commission. It conducts its own entrance exam named Indraprastha University Common Test (IPU CET) every year. Students take this exam to get enrolled in various undergraduate courses like Engineering, Mass and communication and Law into the institutions/ colleges affiliated to this university. This article will provide the overall information about the IPU CET Bachelor of Journalism and Mass Communication (BJMC) Exam for the year 2018.
Important Dates and Updates Regarding IPU CET BJMC 2018
The IPU CET BJMC 2018 Counselling started in online mode from 14th June 2018 onwards. All qualified IPU CET BJMC 2018 candidates are hereby informed that detailed schedule for online counselling has been updated in the table given below. For registration link – Visit the counselling section given below
The GGSIPU has released the IPU CET BJMC Merit List 2018 in online mode. Candidate can download and check the merit list of IPU CET BJMC 2018 by visiting the link given in the “IPU CET Results and Merit List” section of this article.
The official examination conducting authority has released the dates for the significant activities for the IPU CET BJMC 2018 session. The information regarding the same has been provided in the table below:
|S. No||Events||Dates (announced)|
|1.||Release of online application form||14th February 2018|
|2.||Last date of application submission||10th April 2018|
|3.||Availability of Admit Card||23 April 2018|
|4.||IPU CET BJMC Examination Date||29th April 2018|
|5.||Declaration of Results||7th May 2018|
|6.||Payment of counselling participation fee of Rs.1000/- through net banking/credit card/ debit card||14th June 2018|
|7.||Last date of Payment of counselling participation fee of Rs.1000/-||19th June 2018 (11:50 PM)|
|8.||Registration by candidates after payment of participation fee of Rs.1000/-||14th June 2018|
|9.||Last date of Registration by candidates after payment of participation fee of Rs.1000/-||20th June 2018|
|10.||Verification of documents for reserved category candidates||14th June 2018 (10 am to 4 pm)|
|11.||Last date of Verification of documents for reserved category candidates||20th June 2018 (10 am to 4 pm)|
IPU CET BJMC 2018 Counselling
To register for the IPU CET BJMC Counselling 2018 – Click Here
The official authority will conduct counselling in both offline & online mode. The IPUCET BJMC 2018 Counselling is scheduled to start from 14th June 2018. IPU CET BJMC 2018 qualified candidates need to register themselves in order to participate in the counselling process. Details like roll number, password need to be entered and the course must be selected. After entering all the details correctly, click on submit button. To register for the counselling, candidates have to pay the registration fee of Rs 1000 (excluding bank charges) either through online payment or through cash payment (challan).
The complete IPU CET BJMC counselling schedule 2018 will be updated here on 11th June 2018. The counselling shall include steps like registration, choice filling and locking, payment of admission fees, allotment of seats etc.
IPU CET BJMC 2018 Results cum Merit List
The official examination conducting authority has announced that the IPU CET BJMC 2018 merit list in online mode. The candidates who took the exam can check and download the merit list in online mode. Candidate needs to visit the official website and have to enter their IPU CET 2018 roll number and select the relevant programme to access the result. The result will include the marks obtained by the candidate, roll number and name. Candidates need to download the result and take a print out of the same as it would be needed to complete admission procedure. IPU CET BJMC Merit List 2018 contain the following details of the qualified candidates
- Roll Number
To download and check the IPU CET BJMC Merit List – Click Here
IPU CET BJMC 2018 Eligibility Criteria
The admission into the IPU CET BJMC programme will be granted only if the applicant possesses the below-mentioned eligibility criteria and qualify the entrance exam. However, the interested candidate has to fill up the application form to attend the IPU CET 2018. Aspirants must be aware of the eligibility criteria before going to apply for IPU CET BJMC 2018.
|S. No||Particulars||Eligibility Criteria|
|1.||Age Criteria||The age of the candidate should be more than 35 years at the time of applying.|
|2.||Academic Qualification||The candidates must passed in the qualifying 10+2 examination form CBSE board or equivalent with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate* and must also have passed English (core or elective or functional) as a subject.|
*Aggregate of 50% marks in the 12th class for the purpose of eligibility will be taken as the aggregate of best four subjects (unless otherwise specified) including English and compulsory subject(s), if any. These compulsory subjects will vary for various programmes.
IPU CET BJMC 2018 Application Form
The aspirants must fill in the application form online within the scheduled date. The IPU CET BJMC 2018 Application Form has been released on February 20th, 2018. The aspirants can fill up the online application form until 10th April 2018. Candidates are advised to fill up the application form of IPU CET BJMC 2018 only after checking the above-mentioned eligibility criteria.
To fill in the application form, follow the steps given below:-
- Go to the official website of IPU CET.
- Read the instruction carefully and click on “Apply Now” option.
- Create a “login ID” and “password” by registering yourself.
- Fill in the application form by entering the personal details and academic qualification.
- Payment of application fee.
- Download the application form and take the printout of the same for future use.
IPU CET BJMC 2018 Exam Pattern
Candidates are advised to be well acquainted with IPU CET BJMC 2018 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 IPU CET BJMC 2018 exam pattern:-
|1)||IPU CET BJMC (CET Code- 126) Examination Date||29th April 2018.|
|2)||Mode of Exam||Offline (pen-paper based)|
|3)||Medium of Question paper||English|
|4)||Duration of Exam||2 PM to 4:30 PM (2 hours and 30 mins)|
|5)||Type Of Question||MCQ (multiple Choice Questions) type|
|6)||Sections||1. English Language & Comprehension – (25%)
2. General Awareness- (25%)
3. Reasoning- (25%)
4. Media Aptitude- (25%)
IPU CET BJMC 2018 Admit Card
The IPU CET BJMC Admit Card is available now in online mode. The registered candidates can download the hall ticket using log-in ID and password (generated during filling up the application form) by clicking on the link “IPU CET BJMC Admit Card 2018“. 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.
Exam Centers For IPU CET BJMC 2018
The IPU CET BJMC 2018 will be conducted in Delhi only. The applicants have no option to choose the exam centre other than Delhi.
IPU CET BJMC 2018 Cut-off
The IPU CET BJMC 2018 Cut-off shall release within a week after the declaration of result. The IPU CET 2018 Cut off will also include the minimum and maximum closing ranks for candidates who belong to the Delhi region and those who are from outside the Delhi region. Candidates who obtain more than or equal to the cut-off of the IPU CET 2018, they will be eligible to apply for admission in the participating institutes of the university.
IPU CET BJMC 2018 Seat Allotment
The shortlisted candidates will be allotted seats based on the merit and choices filled by the candidates. Candidates can check their seat allotment by logging in to the official website. It is a must for a candidate, who will be allotted seat, to print and download provisional allotment letter. To confirm the seat, candidates will have to pay a part academic fee online which would mean that they have accepted the seat allotted to them. The print out of admission fee receipt must be taken after the payment. Admission to the participating college will be made based on the rank secured by the candidates in the entrance test.
The following table contains the list of participating institute offering admission to BJMC course and affiliated to Indraprastha University. The shortlisted candidates have to select and make a list of colleges according to their preference at the time of counselling. The institute will be allotted to the candidates based on the marks secured in the entrance test.
|S. No||Participating Institute|
|1.||University School of Mass Communication ( MMC – Master in Mass Communication)|
|2.||Delhi Metropolitan Education, Noida|
|3.||Fairfield Institute of Management & Technology|
|4.||Maharaja Agrasen Institute of Communication and Electronic Media, Rohini|
|5.||Kasturi Ram College of Higher Education|
|6.||BLS institute of Management, Rohtak|
|7.||Madhubala Institute of Communication & Electronic Media|
|8.||Lingaya’s Lalita Devi Institute of Management & Sciences|
|9.||Tecnia Institute of Advanced Studies|
|10.||Trinity Institute Of Professional Studies|
|11.||Vivekananda Institute of Professional Studies|
|12.||Jagannath International Management School|