Classes begin in October 2021

Eligibility

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.


SELECTION

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 based on an online written exam and an interview.

2021 - 2022
Admissions are open
Apply online

Entrance test

The online entrance exam consisting of subjective and objective questions will test your control over the language and general awareness. Tests will be conducted in English and Malayalam.


Results

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.

IMPORTANT DATES

  • Last date for submission of completed applications: August 5, 2021
  • Date of written examination August 14, 2021
  • Interview: Last week of August, 2021Exact dates will be emailed
  • Announcement of results September, 2021
  • Payment of first instalment of fees to secure admission September 2021
  • Date of commencement of classesOctober 2021 (Exact dates will be notified soon)