Instructions for MA-Mass Communication Application Form

Offered by School of Communications

Bachelor's degree of minimum three-year duration (or equivalent) in any discipline, from a recognized University, with at least 50% marks in aggregate. Final year degree students, who expect to complete their final examinations and other requirements for obtaining the degree by June 30, 2024, can also apply.

Step 1: Enter your basic credentials in the New User section to get your unique XU ID/Login ID/Username and Password by email for logging into the application form of XIM University.
Step 2: In the Existing User section, login with your XU ID/ Login ID/Username and Password. Fill out the Personal Details, Education and Work Experience details, Write your Statement of Purpose (SoP), Upload your photo & signature and Submit. (You may keep ready the scanned/digital images of your photo/signature in JPEG format, in advance. The dimensions of photo may be of about 200x250 pixels, and the signature may be of about 250x125 pixels, both images within 50 kb each in size).
Step 3: Pay the application fee through the Payment Gateway. (Application fee is Rs. 1700/-).

If you have filled in the application form and paid the application fee successfully, you will receive the confirmation by email regarding the acceptance of your online application form.


MA in Mass Communication program consists of three streams of specializations. Students are free to choose any stream of specialization from the courses offered:

  1. Advertising & Marketing Communication
  2. Corporate Communication & Public Relations
  3. Journalism (Print & Electronic Media)

The eligible candidates will have to appear for a written test/write a statement of purpose and appear for the personal interview at the School of communications/over digital platform. Candidates for the program will be selected based on the performance in the aptitude test/statement of purpose, personal interview, undergraduate degree marks and own creative works (such as art works, news items, photography & videography, campaigns, event coordination, leadership, acting skills, music and other).

The last date to fill up the application form is 31 May, 2024.