Amrita University Mass Communication & Journalism Communication Aptitude Test

Form Date: 01 Feb - 05 Jun 2021 (Tentative)

Pen & Paper Mode

Form Date: 01 Feb - 05 Jun 2021

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 2021: Application Form (Started), Eligibility

Updated On - April 28 2021 by Ganesh Wankhede

AMRITA CAPTEST 2021 will be conducted in the second week of June 2021 tentatively by Amrita University to offers admissions in BA Mass Communication, MA Communication, and Post Graduate Diploma in Journalism. CAPTEST is also known as the Communication Aptitude Test is mainly conducted to evaluate students based on interest, aptitude, and potential for adapting to a professional communication course. It is the university level that is conducted every year. The Amrita University of Mass Communication conducts the exam every year to offer admission into 3 year B. A Mass Communication Programme, 2-year M.A Communication Programme, and Post Graduate Diploma in Journalism at Amrita University. The admission procedure is expected to commence in November. The interested applicants can go through the complete article for more information on AMRITA CAPTEST 2021 Application form, Eligibility, Admit Card, etc.

AMRITA CAPTEST 2021 Exam Status

Candidates can check the AMRITA CAPTEST 2021 Exam status from the below table:

Exam statusApplication forms are ongoing
Exam dateExam date is yet to announce

Latest Update:

AMRITA CAPTEST 2021 Important Dates

Candidates can check all the Important dates of AMRITA CAPTEST 2021 in the table given below:

EventsDates (Tentative)
Application start dateStarted
Application last date 1st week of June 2021
Exam date2nd week of June 2021
Result4th week of June 2021
Personal interview4th week of June 2021
Classes start dateJuly 2021

AMRITA CAPTEST 2021 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 are 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 2021 Application Fee

Application fee of Rs 500/- that has to be paid by the aspirants for AMRITA CAPTEST 2021. It is necessary to submit the fee as the form will not be considered without it.

AMRITA CAPTEST 2021 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 2021 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 2021 Exam Pattern

Exam Pattern of AMRITA CAP TEST 2021 will differ according to the circumspection of the examiners.

AMRITA CAP TEST 2021 Exam Pattern

Know your English


Logical Reasoning


Current Affairs


General Awareness


People in the News


Media and Advertising



AMRITA CAPTEST 2021 Syllabus

AMRITA CAPTEST 2021 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 2021 Admit Card

AMRITA CAP TEST admit card 2021 details are:

  • Admit cards will be issued generally before 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 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 CAP TEST 2021 result details are mentioned in the points:

  • Results of AMRITA CAPTEST 2021 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 Vishwavidhyapeetham.
  • Aspirants have to enter their details mentioned on the admit card to view the results.
  • Only qualified students are eligible to appear for counseling.
  • The counseling process will be strictly based on the performance of the students.
  • Amrita results indicate score obtained and merit position.

AMRITA CAPTEST 2021 Counseling

The AMRITA CAPTEST 2021 counseling details are below in the given points:

  • Counseling will begin after the declaration of results.
  • All the eligible aspirants will be invited for counseling.
  • 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 2021 Highlights

The highlights for AMRITA CAPTEST 2021 are as follows:

AMRITA CAPTEST 2021 Basic Details
Conducting BodyAmrita University of Mass Communication
Total Marks50 Marks
Exam ModePen & Paper Mode
CoursesB.A Mass Communication Programme, M.A Communication Programme
 Official Website
Application link

About AMRITA Vishwa Viyapeetham

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 Univesity 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

Admit Card Downloading Date01 Jun - 08 Jun 2021 (Tentative)
AMRITA CAPTEST 2021 Form Date01 Feb - 05 Jun 2021 (Tentative)
Result Date22 Jun - 29 Jun 2021 (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 Feb 2021

Form End Date:

05 Jun 2021

Number of days left to submit the form:



Examination Date (Offline):

08 Jun - 15 Jun 2021

Application Fees:

₹ 500

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