Classes begin October 2020


Applicants to the courses must have a Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline from a recognised university. Students who have appeared in their final examination may also apply. However, they will have to furnish adequate proof of graduation for their admission to be regularised.


Candidates aspiring to join the course are expected to have a good academic record, a keen interest in current affairs and politics, a deep commitment to journalism as a career and sound writing skills. Admission will be on the basis of marks in your qualifying exams, write-ups which you will be asked to submit and an online interview.  We will revert to you with the details on topics you need to write on and other selection procedures within a week of applying. 

2020- 2021
Admissions Open

Entrance test

MASCOM has done away with the entrance test this year due to prevailing situation because of the pandemic. 


Shortlisted candidates will be interviewed online. The results will be announced on conclusion of all such interviews.

Checklist for application

  • Upload a recent passport size colour photograph (size less than 1mb)
  • Upload signature in black or blue ink
  • Originals of these documents are required to be produced only at the time of interview.
  • As soon as you complete the online application form, you will be redirected to the payment portal. For applying to one-course pay Rs. 500 (Plus applicable commission and taxes) and for applying to both the courses pay Rs.1000 (plus applicable commission and taxes)

Special conditions

  1. A candidate who is a full-time employee or a student in another course shall not be eligible for admission.
  2. MASCOM reserves the right to cancel a candidate’s admission if it is proved that.
    a.The candidate submitted false documents or used any form of malpractice.
    b. The candidate has a criminal record that became known only later.
  3. The decision of the MASCOM Admission committee concerning the selection of a candidate will be final and binding.
  4. MASCOM reserves the right to reject any application found incomplete or otherwise deficient.
  5. MASCOM reserves the right to make changes to one or more of the regulations listed above.
2020- 2021 Admissions Open Apply Now


  • Last date for submission of completed applications: September 5, 2020
  • Date of written examination No written exam will be conducted this year
  • Interview: Last week of September, 2020Exact dates will be emailed
  • Announcement of results First week of October, 2020
  • Payment of first instalment of fees to secure admission October 2020
  • Date of commencement of classesOctober 2020 (Exact dates will be notified as soon as there is clarity on the prevailing situation due to COVID -19)