Asian College of Journalism – ACJ Entrance Exam 2017

Asian College of Journalism entrance exam 2017 conducted for admission in PG Courses; the exam is conducted every year in the month of May. Students who are willing to take admission in the PG Courses (Journalism) can apply, exam is the not ultimate medium of selection of candidate, they are suppose to appear to GD and PI before they are admitted in the college. Exam is for 200 marks where applicants need to give two papers for 100 marks each, where problem solving skills and analytical thinking of the students are tested.

Asian College of Journalism Entrance Exam 2017 Summary
Exam NameAsian College of Journalism Entrance Exam
Common NameACJ Entrance Exam
Exam LevelNational Level
Conducting AuthorityAsian College of Journalism Chennai
Minimum QualificationBachelors pass or appearing

ACJ Entrance Exam 2017 Eligibility Criteria

The conducting authority of the exam has mentioned some criterions for applicants that are supposed to be fulfilled. Those are mentioned here

  1. A candidate should be an Indian citizen.
  2. Age of candidate should not exceed 30 years
  3. Candidate’s minimum qualification should be 10+2+3
  4. Candidate who failed last attempt is eligible
  5. Candidate who have appeared the last exam for 3rd year of bachelors degree are eligible

ACJ Entrance Exam Application Form 2017

Online mode

  1. Candidate need to visit the official website or Click Here (
  2. Then a form would appear where you are suppose to put all the details demanded.
  3. Once you have filled the form you will submit it (after rechecking).
  4. Now you have to pay the fees by “payment-gateway”.
  5. And then once the fees is paid print the same and send it to the address mentioned below.

Offline mode

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  1. Candidate need to visit the official website (after notice) there a link would be provided for downloading application form offline.
  2. Students should download the form and then same form should be filled correctly by the students.
  3. Once it is done students should send the form along with relevant details to the address mentioned below along with application fees.

ACJ Contact details

Asian College of Journalism Second Main Road,

(Behind M.S Swaminathan Research Foundation)

Taramani, Chennai – 600 113

Tel: 91-44-22542840 / 22542842 – 47

ACJ Entrance Exam Application Fees

An application fee is Rs 1000/- irrespective of payment mode.


  1. Those who have paid fee online should print the same for future reference
  2. Offline applicant should make a Demand Draft of Rs. 1000/- in favor of “Media Development Foundation” which is payable at Chennai (along with full name, contact details and address written on the back of the DD)

ACJ Entrance Exam 2017 Pattern

ACJ’s exam pattern as per the conducting authority

The examination will be in two part viz.

  1. To test the applicant’s English language skills and facility
  2. The awareness of current affairs and general knowledge
ACJ Entrance Exam Pattern 2017
AEnglish2 hrs1009.30 am to 11.30 am*
BGeneral Knowledge1 ½ hrs10012 pm to 1.30 pm
Total  3 ½ hrs200 

*There will be a “Tea Break” for 11.30 am – 12 noon

No details regarding marking scheme is provided

ACJ 2017 Entrance Exam Dates

Exam EventsDate of Event
Due Date of submission of the application formApril 2017

ACJ Entrance Test DateMay 2017
Personal Interview DateJune 2017
Final Result for AdmissionJune 2017

Above dates are tentative

ACJ Exam Centers

  • Bangalore
  • Bhubaneswar
  • Chennai
  • Cochin
  • Hyderabad
  • Kolkata
  • Mumbai
  • New Delhi
  • Patna
  • Thiruvananthapuram

6 thoughts on “Asian College of Journalism – ACJ Entrance Exam 2017

  1. ashish devgan says:

    is it mandatory to post the details or can we apply and mark the details online only.

  2. What would be the last date ?

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