Latest Update: Chandigarh University will start the registration process for CUCET(Phase-I) for session 2021 from 16 December 2020. The registration can be done in the online mode by visiting the official website of Chandigarh University. Candidates must appear for CUCET for taking admission into various programs in the University.
|Registration process start Date||16 December 2020|
|Registration Process End Date||To be notified|
|Date of CUCET Exam||To be notified|
|Result Date||To be notified|
Chandigarh University is situated in Gharuan, Punjab, and is established as an act of Punjab State Legislature and is granted by UGC. It has become the first private university of the state to be accredited with NAAC A+ certification. Since its establishment in the year 2012, it has emerged as a powerful university in terms of placements, learning experiences, and outcomes and has been awarded many state and National Awards.
The university offers Bachelors in Journalism and Mass Communication programs for the candidates who have completed their class 12. CUCET entrance examination is conducted for admission purposes as well as for providing scholarships to the students.
For admission into the BJMC course, candidates need to pass the class 12 board examination from a recognized board.
Along with it, candidates need to appear for the CUCET entrance examination for admission into the course.
The selection is done based on marks scored in the CUCET Examination. Along with it, candidates need to get the marks in class 12 as per the eligibility criteria.
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Bachelors in Journalism and Mass Communication is a three-year undergraduate program and consists of six semesters.
The detailed syllabus of the BJMC course offered by Chandigarh University is mentioned below:
Bachelors in Journalism and Mass Communication:
Chandigarh University offers inclusive teaching practices for the described course curriculum with innovative teaching approaches. The course ensures research work and methodologies for the students to learn practically. Regular assessments help in keeping track of the Student’s performance. Various methods used by the Chandigarh University for Assessments are Projects, Quiz, Assignments, Case Studies, International Faculty Inputs, etc.
The evaluation system is described in two ways by Theory Examination and Practical Papers. Both methods include methodologies of Internal as well as External Assessments. Candidates need to score at least 3.5 CGPA or 40% credit requirement is essential for passing the terminal papers in each semester. Students must attain a 75% attendance in each subject to appear for the terminal examination.
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Chandigarh University has a dedicated placement cell working to provide placements and internships to students in reputed companies. CU has emerged as the University providing the highest number of placements to the students.
Candidates need to register themselves for the Joint Placement Programme(JPP) for getting into the evaluation process. Regular placements are provided by the Chandigarh University for the BJMC course students in many leading journalism companies as well as Mass Communication companies.
The regular recruits include ETV Bharat, Google, Amazon Microsoft, etc. The average salary package offered to the students under the BJMC course is INR. 4-6 lakhs per annum.
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Candidates need to mandatorily register themselves for the CUCET entrance exam to avail themselves of the scholarships in the BJMC course at Chandigarh University. The scholarship is provided in terms of concession of fees as per the marks obtained by the students in the CUCET test.
The detailed information about fee concession is mentioned in the table below:
|CUCET Marks||Percentage of Scholarship offered(Fees)|
|95% or above||100%|
After availing of scholarships, candidates are required to pay the security deposit and the examination fees. These charges are not included under the Scholarship program.
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Ques. Can the Chandigarh University Registration Process be done in offline mode?
Ans. Chandigarh University’s Registration process is done in the offline as well as online mode. For the offline process, candidates need to visit the Registrar Office of the Chandigarh University and Fill the Admission form along with the payment made in the form of Demand Draft.
Ques. How many times does CUCET take place in a year?
Ans. The CUCET examination is conducted in three different phases in a year. Each phase follows its own norms and the registration process and admission schedule may differ. The scholarship offered also differs as per phases.
Ques. Can candidates appear for Multiple phases of the CUCET Examination?
Ans. Candidates can appear for multiple phases of CUCET by paying the registration fees. However, candidates can appear only once in a particular phase.
Ques. What is the mode and examination pattern of the CUCET exam?
Ans. The CUCET exam is conducted in online mode. There are a total of 100 questions in the question papers and the total time duration for the examination is 120 minutes total.
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Hi Anmol, Admissions in B.Sc. in Animation, VFX and Gaming are made on the basis of the entrance exam CUCET conducted by the University and the the performance in the last qualifying examination.
B.P.Ed course is available at Chandigarh University. Admission to the course is administered through the CUCET exam. The course is for 2 years. The tuition fees for each year is INR 50,000. While this is the tuition fee, there could be other incidental expenses occurring during the duration of the course.
Hi Prasanjeet, admission to this course will be based on marks scored in CU-Ph.D entrance exam or GPAT/UGC-NET/CSIR score. You can check the Admission Procedure in detail from here.
Hi Tshering, yes, foreign students can apply online for admission in this university from here: CU International Students Admission Form
Hi Dheeraj, yes, this course is available under BE, B.Sc and M.Sc. You can check the Admission Procedure of the concerned course in the university from here.