Asian College of Journalism,(ACJ)-Admission 2017

Asian College of Journalism(ACJ)-Admission to the Post Graduate Diploma Programme 2017


South Asia's premier institution of journalism education ?

ACJ invites applications for admission to the Postgraduate Diploma programme 2017-18

ACJ offers four streams of specialisation: Print, New Media, Television and Radio.

The curriculum, spread over three trimesters, combines the hands-on 'how to' aspect of journalism with the reflective 'why' perspective ancj is designed to enable students acquire the knowledge, skills and discernment for ready employment in the profession.

ACJ diplomates who clear a set benchmark are eligible, after a qualifying dissertation project, for the MAjournalism degree of Cardiff University, UK.

The course details and application form are available online /

Please send your completed application form (online or by post) to:

Registrar, Asian College of Journalism, Second Main Road, Taramani, Chennai - 600 113, India Telephone:91-44-2254 2840/2254 2842-47 Fax: +91-44-2254 2839 email:

Graduates in any discipline and students awaiting their degree exammati to apply.

The last date for receipt of completed applications is April 17, 2017.

A processing fee of ? 1500/- must accompany your application. The fee can be remitted online or sent as a demand draft. Please see the website for details.

SC/ST applicants are exempt from the application fee on production of their community certificates.

Selection is based on an entrance test held online at various centres in India and abroad in mid May 2017 and a personal interview at the college in Chennai in early June 2017- The academic year begins on July 2, 2017-

The ACJ is administered by Media Development Foundation, a not-for-profit public Trust.

Asian College of Journalism(ACJ)-Admission to the Post Graduate Diploma Programme 2017