All the candidates who interested in applying need to possess at least 50% in aggregate from a recognised institute / university.
Candidates from General category need to pay Rs 500
Candidates from SC/ST category need to pay Rs 250.
The entrance in English will be held from 9 am to 11 am
The entrance in Hindi will be held from 2 pm to 4 pm.
As reported, the test will examine the candidate's proficiency in general knowledge, current affairs, and analytical and comprehension skills.
Being an integrated course - 3 years of bachelors and 2 years of masters - students have the option to exit after 3 years. If there are vacant seats after 3 years, new students will be allowed to apply to the post graduation course after an entrance test.
The integrated course will give 50% credit weightage to classroom lectures and another 50% to assignments/projects and internships.
The 5 year programme includes teaching of four foreign languages - Arabic, Chinese, Spanish and French. There will be two regional languages as well - Tamil and Bengali. Students will have to learn one foreign and one regional language in the 10 semesters.
"If there are vacant seats after three years, new students will be allowed to apply for an entrance test for the Post Graduation course," said Manasvini M Yogi, officer on special duty (OSD), Delhi School of Journalism in recent HT report.