India Today Group’s media institute announces admissions for the new batch for 2014
Over the last nine years India Today Media Institute (earlier TV Today Media Institute) has trained and groomed more than 200 aspiring journalists
Offering a balanced theory-practical curriculum, ITMI’s highly competitive PGP in Broadcast Journalism is not only popular among students but also greatly respected in the news television industry
With a long internship in state-of-the-art studios, trainees not only hone their news sense but also learn the technology and other applications such as on-camera reporting and anchoring
The institute, which has taken advantage of in-house expertise for training, provides the right platform and ample opportunities for trainees to interact with top professionals of the industry
This year, ITMI will open up more programmes and more seats for admission than ever before, in a variety of related domains
Two-year, full-time Postgraduate Diploma in Mass Communication (with specializations in journalism, audiovisual communication, and advertising-public relations-events-media management)
One-year full-time Postgraduate Diploma in Broadcast Journalism (with training in television and radio news)
One-year full-time Postgraduate Diploma in Media Studies (with training in advertising, public relations, events & activation, brand communication and media management)
Academic: Entrance to ITMI is competitive, but we do not consider your marks at degree or other levels either for a “cut-off” or for merit for admission. Our testing process alone will make you eligible or ineligible.
All our postgraduate programmes require you to be a graduate. Three-year diplomas will be considered. A minimum of 15 years of schooling (1st standard through college) is required for admission.
Incomplete graduation: If you are in the final year of undergraduate study, you may apply. Submit copies of previous marksheets. Copies of final marksheets and passing certificate must be submitted as soon as results are announced.
All academic backlogs must be clear by the time you join, and your admission will remain conditional at your risk. If you obtain a backlog or otherwise fail to graduate, you must leave the institute and reapply after successful completion of your graduation.
Note: (Any graduate. Three-year diploma-holders (10+2+3) will be considered. Admission test and interviews are required. Final year undergraduate students may apply)
Online: Visit our website (http://aajtak.intoday.in) fill out the online application form comprehensively. You will need to make an online payment of Rs 1500/- as application fee
Click “Submit” once you have completed filling it out. The form also gives you the chance to “Save”, revise your application and submit later.
One you have submitted the form, it will allow you to print it. Print it out and attach the following documents to your completed application form.
Offline: If you prefer to apply on a printed form, you may visit our office with a Demand Draft / banker’s cheque of Rs 1500/- and receive the application form (in hard copy) and brochure
All the above documents must be attached to the form. Application fee of Rs. 1500/- should be drawn on any bank in Noida / New Delhi favouring “TV Today Network Ltd”
Write your name in full, email address and address on the back of the Demand Draft
Then Courier/Speed post/Hand-deliver the application and documents to the following address: Dean, India Today Media Institute, B-31 Sector 57, Noida-201301 (Uttar Pradesh), Tel: 0120-4545635
Upon receipt of the application form, application fee and supporting documents, we will send you an information brochure along with your Admission Test details
Documents to send with application form
Your application will not be considered without the supporting documents:
i) Photocopies of all academic documents (mark sheets, certificates, rank/distinction certificates, etc.)
ii Your recent passport size photographs, attested by your college authorities or other gazetted official
iii) Letters of recommendation (optional-maximum of 3)
Further details of research activities can be found in the webpage http://aajtak.intoday.in
Last date to apply 27th June 2014
Admission test date: 08th June 2014 (Saturday)
Preferred test centres: Noida, New Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata, Bangalore, Lucknow, Patna, Ranchi and Indore