Amrita University Mass Communication & Journalism Communication Aptitude Test

Pen & Paper Mode

AMRITA CAPTEST Basic Information

  • Application Fee:₹ 500
  • Number Of Attempts:1
  • Examination Modes:Pen & Paper Mode
  • Exam Conducting Body:Amrita University (Amrita)
  • Courses:BJMC, PhD JMC
  • Streams:Mass Communication

AMRITA CAPTEST 2022:Notifications(Out), Application Form (Released), Eligibility Criteria, Dates(Out)

Updated On - May 21 2022 by Sajjan Brahma

AMRITA CAPTEST 2022 Application Form is released online. The exam will be conducted by Amrita University to offer admissions in BA Mass Communication, MA Communication, and Post Graduate Diploma in Journalism. The purpose of the Communication Aptitude Test is to assess students' interest, aptitude, and ability to adapt to a professional communication course. Every year, it takes place at the university level. Every year, the Amrita University of Mass Communication holds an entrance exam called as Amrita University Mass Communication & Journalism Communication Aptitude Test for admission to its three-year B. A. Mass Communication program, two-year M.A. Communication program, and Post Graduate Diploma in Journalism. Interested candidates should read the entire post for more information on the AMRITA CAPTEST 2022 Application form, Eligibility, Admit Card, and other related topics.

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AMRITA CAPTEST 2022 Exam Status

Candidates can check the AMRITA CAPTEST 2022 Exam status from the below table:


Amrita University Mass Communication & Journalism Communication Aptitude Test 2022 notification

Registration Started
Exam dateto be announced

AMRITA CAPTEST 2022 Important Dates

Candidates can check all the Important dates of AMRITA CAPTEST 2022 in the table given below:

Events and Dates of CAPTET 2022 (Tentative)
EventsDates (Tentative)
Application start dateMarch 2022
Application last dateFirst week of June 2022
Exam dateSecond week of June 2022
Result dateFourth week of June 2022
Personal interviewFourth week of June 2022
Classes start dateJuly 2022

AMRITA CAPTEST 2022 Application Form

The application form details for Amrita Mass Communication are as follows:

  • The application is available in online mode on the official website of Amrita University
  • The application form for both Undergraduate and Postgraduate courses is available.
  • Submission of application is in offline mode
  • Students should fill all the details in the application form and send the application form through post along with all the necessary documents and application fee before the last date
  • Along with the application form, the aspirant has to submit the following documents
    • 2 recent passport size photographs
    • Attested copies of 10thand 12th mark sheet for B.Courses
    • 10thand 12th mark sheets and all semesters mark sheets of the bachelor’s program for admission in PG courses.
    • Community certificate.

AMRITA CAPTEST 2022 Application Fee

Application fee of Rs 500/- has to be paid by the candidates appearing for AMRITA CAPTEST 2022. It is necessary to submit the fee as the form will not be considered without it. Once the fee will be deposited will not be refunded in any case.

AMRITA CAPTEST 2022 Eligibility Criteria

Applying aspirants should meet the following criteria to apply for the examination conducted by Amrita University. The following criteria are according to the information released officially by the University.

AMRITA CAPTEST 2022 Eligibility Criteria
Selection Procedure

B.A Mass Communication

Should secure 50% aggregate in 10+2 examination or should have any equivalent qualification recognized by Association of Indian Universities, New Delhi

1.      Communication Aptitude Test

2.      Personal Interview.

M.A in Communication and P.G. Diploma in Journalism

Should have cleared their graduation examination or Should possess 50% aggregate in 10+2+3 examination

1.      Communication Aptitude test

2.      Group Discussion

3.      Personal Interview

  • Should obtain a certificate from the Association of Indian Universities, New Delhi by the aspirants who completed their education from foreign Universities.
  • Aspirants who are having 70% aggregate marks during the first two years of their degree will be exempted from Communication Aptitude Test.

AMRITA CAPTEST 2022 Exam Pattern

Exam Pattern of AMRITA CAP TEST 2022 will differ according to the circumspection of the examiners.

AMRITA CAP TEST 2022 Exam Pattern

Know your English


Logical Reasoning


Current Affairs


General Awareness


People in the News


Media and Advertising



AMRITA CAPTEST 2022 Syllabus

AMRITA CAPTEST 2022 Syllabus is given below. The topics covered are Indian current affairs, Logical Reasoning, and English Grammar. Aspirants can expect questions from the following:

English Grammar
  • Word usage
  • Vocabulary
  • Finding the right word
  • Homographs
  • Idioms
  • Correct the sentences
  • Usage of words
  • Choose the Correct spellings
Logical Reasoning
  • Deriving logical conclusions from statements
  • Finding the matching Analogy
  • Finding the pattern in the symbols
Current Affairs
  • Happenings around the world 
In the News
  • Identify the people in the pictures
  • Guess the controversy that surrounds the poster
Media and Advertising
  • Picture message identification
  • Choosing the best answer
  • Logo Identification
Creative Flexibility & Lateral Thinking
  • Situation based questions

AMRITA CAPTEST 2022 Admit Card

AMRITA CAPTEST 2022 Admit Card details are:

  • Admit cards will be issued generally two weeks or 15 days before the commencement of the exam.
  • It can be downloaded online mode from the official website of Amrita University.
  • The admit card contains the basic details of the applying aspirant such as the aspirant name, Registration number, address, seat number, center, etc.
  • Hall tickets will not be sent by post.
  • To download the admit card, the aspirant needs to fill in the details that are mentioned at the time of applying for the examination.
  • Students must bring in the admit card to write the test, in failing to do so the aspirant will not be allowed to write the examination.
  • The aspirants are required to show the admit card to the invigilator whenever he asks for it.
  • It is suggested to keep the admit card with the student until all the process of admission is completed. 


The AMRITA CAPTEST 2022 Results details are mentioned in the points:
  • Results of AMRITA CAPTEST 2022 will be declared in the 4th week of June 2021 tentatively.
  • Exam participants can check their results by logging in to the official website of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham.
  • Aspirants have to enter the details mentioned on the admit card to view the results.
  • Only qualified students are eligible to appear for counselling.
  • The counselling process will be strictly based on the performance of the students.
  • Amrita results indicate score obtained and merit position.

AMRITA CAPTEST 2022 Counseling

The AMRITA CAPTEST 2022 Counselling details are below in the given points:
  • Counselling will begin after the declaration of results.
  • All the eligible aspirants will be invited for counselling.
  • Admissions will be strictly based on the marks obtained by the aspirants.
  • Qualified aspirants should bring all the original documents with them.
  • The aspirant will be called to counseling based on the merit list.

AMRITA CAPTEST 2022 Highlights

The highlights for AMRITA CAPTEST 2022 are as follows:

AMRITA CAPTEST 2022 Basic Details
Conducting BodyAmrita University of Mass Communication
Total Marks50 Marks
Exam ModePen & Paper Mode
CoursesB.A Mass Communication Programme, M.A Communication Programme
 CAPTEST Official Website

About AMRITA Vishwa Vidyapeetham

The AMRITA Vishwa Vidyapeetham was established in the year 1994. The University is a private deemed to be university-based in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, India. The AMRITA University has 6 campuses currently with 15 constituent schools across Tamil Nadi, Kerala & Karnataka. 

It offers a total of 207 Undergraduate, Postgraduate, Integrated-degree, dual-degree, doctoral, and certification programs in Engineering, Medicine, Business, Arts & Sciences, Biotechnology, Mass Communication & Social Work.

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AMRITA CAPTEST Important Dates

AMRITA CAPTEST 2022 Form Date01 Mar - 30 Jun 2022 (Tentative)
AMRITA CAPTEST 202223 Jul 2022 (Tentative)

Amrita University Mass Communication & Journalism Communication Aptitude Test Exam Pattern

Paper 1
Exam Duration:


Total Marks:


Question Paper Type :


Negative Marking:


1Current Affairs ---------
2English & Logical Reasoning---------

Frequently Asked Questions


Form Start Date:

01 Mar 2022

Form End Date:

30 Jun 2022

The last date to submit the form was on 30 Jun 2022
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