Basic eligibility for the programme is a pass at the Postgraduate level examination with an aggregate of 55% marks or equivalent grade in:
1. Masters in Journalism, or Mass Communication, or Journalism & Mass Communication, or Communication, or Audio-Visual Communication, or Electronic Communication.
from any recognised University in India or abroad recognised by UGC / AIU are eligible to apply.
(Applicants who are in the final year of their studies should have secured 55% or above aggregate in all the Semesters / Years of Undergraduate Examinations conducted so far. Students writing their final degree examinations in March-May 2019 are also eligible to apply.