ACJ Entrance Exam - Syllabus

Asian College of Journalism Postgraduate Entrance Examination

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ACJ Entrance Exam Syllabus 2022 - Check Exam Syllabus, Courses Offered

Updated On - December 04 2021 by Amisha Kiran

ACJ Entrance Exam 2022: ACJ (Asian College of Journalism) exam is an annual computer-based entrance examination (Online) administered by the Asian College of Journalism. The examination admits qualified applicants to the two postgraduate diploma programmes. To participate in the examination, candidates must complete the ACJ Entrance Exam 2022 application form and submit it before the deadline. All applicants who have graduated or will graduate in 2022 are eligible to apply for the ACJ 2022 Entrance Exam.

The college has not specified the syllabus for the ACJ entrance exam 2022. However, the following are some topics that candidates might consider studying for admission to PG diploma courses based on ACJ entrance examinations from previous years:

  • English Language Skills
  • General Knowledge and Awareness of Current Affairs

ACJ Entrance Exam Syllabus for English

English is one the important topics for ACJ Exam Syllabus 2022. Given below are some of the important topics that will be asked from the English section:

  • Correct misspelled words
  • Parenthesis
  • Tenses
  • Make sentences using words
  • Verbs
  • Preposition
  • Essay writing

ACJ Entrance Exam Syllabus for General Knowledge

Asian College of Journalism’s official website informs that 60%-65% of questions asked in Part B of the ACJ entrance exam paper comprises questions related to Current Affairs of the past year. 

The remaining ACJ entrance paper consists of GK questions on the below-mentioned topics:

  • Scientific discoveries
  • Space exploration – eg. Cassini-Huygens
  • Economics (understanding of terms like GDP)
  • New Media Terms (What is an Ipad?)
  • Identifying people who have been in the news in the past year
  • Events or people associated with the 1857 revolution,
  • Events or people associated with Gandhi and the Freedom Struggle

Courses Offered in ACJ 

Candidates who qualify the ACJ Entrance Exam 2022 are offered several courses by the authorities of the Asian College of Journalism. Given below is a list of courses offered to the candidates who have passed the ACJ Exam 2022:

  • PG diploma in Reporting
  • PG diploma in Writing & Editing, and Tools of the Modern Journalist
  • PG diploma in Key Issues in Journalism
  • PG Diploma in Media Perspectives
  • PG diploma in The Media, and Law & Society

ACJ Entrance Exam Centres (According to Previous Years)

The ACJ Authorities had announced the following Examination Centres for previous years:

  • Bhubaneswar
  • Chandigarh
  • Chennai
  • Ahmedabad
  • Bangalore
  • Bhopal
  • Kolkata
  • Lucknow
  • Mumbai
  • Hyderabad
  • Jaipur
  • Pune
  • New Delhi
  • Ranchi
  • Patna
  • Thiruvananthapuram
  • Cochin
  • Guwahati

ACJ Entrance Exam 2022 Overview

ACJ Entrance Exam 2022 Overview
Examination NameAsian College Of Journalism Entrance Exam
Examination TypeNational Level
Exam StatusTools of the Modern Journalist, The Media, Law and Society Key Issues in Journalism Reporting, Writing and Editing, Media Perspectives Courses
Application ModeOnline And Offline
Examination ModeOnline
Exam Duration3 Hours 30 Minutes
Total Marks200

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