Mudra Institute of Communications, (MICA) Ahmedabad Admission Process

  Ahmedabad   AICTE, Private   ESTD 1991
  Ahmedabad   AICTE, Private   ESTD 1991

Admission

MICA Ahmedabad Admission

Mudra Institute of Communications, Ahmedabad (MICA) was established in 1991 and is known as the only residential institute in the whole country to offer courses focused to strategic marketing and communication. This college has courses dedicated to marketing and communications to learn great leadership and teamwork skills.

The students can choose from their three residential programmes, PGDM-C, FPM-C and CCC. Candidates who do not have the opportunity to do residential courses can opt for online courses such as PGCPAMPR, PGCPDM, PGCPMBM, PCGPMEM, CPDM, PGCPDM and PGCPMRDA.

You can apply online on their official website https://www.mica.ac.in/academic-programmes

MICA Ahmedabad Admission Highlights

  • For full-time Postgraduate Diploma in Management- Communications (PGDM-C), candidates need to pass in any of CAT, XAT or GMAT exams and also pass the MICAT entrance examination. The candidates further have to appear for Group Exercise (GE) and Personal Interview (PI) to get admission.
  • For Fellow Programme In Management – Communications (FPM-C), students will be selected on the basis of FPM admission test conducted by the college. The candidate must also have work experience in the field of media and communication.
  • For Post Graduate Certificate Programme in Crafting Creative Communication (CCC), candidates are selected on the basis of an online written test conducted by the college and a personal interview.
  • For an online course in Certificate Programme in Advertising Management and Public Relations (PGCPAMPR), the candidates need to a graduate in any discipline, write about the purpose of doing this course and give a telephonic interview.
  • For the other online courses, Post Graduate Certificate Programme In Marketing & Brand Management (PGCPMBM), Post Graduate Certificate Programme in Media & Entertainment Management (PGCPMEM), Post Graduate Certificate Programme in Digital Marketing (CPDM), Post Graduate Certificate programme in Business Management (PGCPBM), Post Graduate Certificate Programme in Market Research and Data Analytics (PGCPMRDA), Post Graduate Certificate Programme in Digital Marketing & Communication with Specialisations (PGCPDM), you need to be a graduate and state your reasons for doing this course.

MICA Ahmedabad Admission Schedule

CAT 2019 Important dates

Events Important Dates
CAT 2019 notification July 28, 2019
CAT 2019 registration – Start date August 7, 2019
CAT 2019 online application – End date September 18, 2019
Re upload of photograph, in case of mistakes in earlier CAT 2019 application form Sep 2019 – Last week – expected on 25 Sep 2019
CAT 2019 – Release of admit card October 23, 2019
CAT 2019 Examination date November 24, 2019
CAT 2019 – Release of answer Key 4th week of December 2019
CAT 2019 – Result announcement January 7, 2020

 

XAT 2020 Important dates

XAT Exam 2020 Important Dates
XAT Notification Date August 23, 2019
XAT 2020 Exam Date for Registration start August 23, 2019
Last date for Registration & Application submission online (without late fees) November 30, 2019
XAT 2020 Registration Deadline with late fee December 10, 2019
XAT 2020 Exam Admit Card download (Start) December 20, 2019
Deadline to Download XAT 2020 Admit Card January 5, 2020
XAT 2020 Exam Date January 5, 2020 (9.30 AM -12.30 PM)
XAT 2020 Exam Result date By January 31, 2020 (Expected on Jan 25)

 

MICAT 2019 – Phase 1 Dates

Event Date
Start of the registration process September 2019
End of the registration process November 25, 2019 at 11:50 pm
Availability of Admit Card for download December 3, 2019
MICAT 2019 exam date December 7, 2019
Declaration of results December 23, 2019

MICAT 2019 – Phase 2 Dates

Event Date
Start of the registration process November 26, 2019
End of the registration process January 16, 2020. at 11:50 pm
Availability of Admit Card for download January 22, 2020
MICAT 2019 exam date January 25, 2020
Declaration of results February 14, 2020

For Post Graduate Diploma in Management – Communications (PGDM-C)

Event Date
GE & PI shortlist February 14, 2020
GE & PI Dates MICA, Ahmedabad March 2 & 3, 2020
Declaration of final results End of March 2020

For Fellow Programme In Management – Communications (FPM-C)

Event Date
Last date for applying online 30-Mar-2019
Telephonic screening interviews 01-Apr-2019 to 05-Apr-2019
Admission Test on campus 10-Apr-2019 to 15-Apr-2019
Declaration of results 20-Apr-2019
Commencement 01-July-2019

For Post Graduate Certificate Programme in Crafting Creative Communication (CCC)

Event Date
Last date for applying online 25-Feb-2019
Date for online written test 27-Feb-2019
Personal interview 26-Mar-2019 to 29-Mar-2019
Declaration of results 10-Apr-2019
Commencement Mid of June 2019

MICA Ahmedabad Admission and Eligibility

For Residential Programmes:

Course Specialisation Eligibility Selection Criteria
Post Graduate Diploma in Management – Communications(PGDM-C) 1. Advertising and Brand Management

2. Marketing Analytics

3. Digital  Communication Management

4. Media and Entertainment Management

– Candidates must have a bachelor’s degree (10+2+3/4) or an equivalent degree in any discipline

– Candidates in final year can also apply

– Valid XAT,CAT or GMAT score.

Candidates will be shortlisted for GEPI based on their performance in CAT/XAT/GMAT and MICAT entrance examination

Weightage

XAT/CAT/GMAT: 20%

MICAT: 30%

GE: 20%

PI: 30%

Fellow Programme In Management – Communications (FPM-C) Management Communication A master’s degree or equivalent in any discipline with at

least 55% marks or equivalent grade point average

recognized by AICTE /AIU with a Bachelor’s degree in the field of communications and management

after completion of 10+2 examinations.

1. Applicants will be selected based on the performance in the FPM Admission Test conducted by MICA.

2. Consistent academic performance from 10+2 onwards

3. Candidates will be judged on Professional work/research experience in media and communication

Post Graduate Certificate Programme in Crafting Creative Communication (CCC) Marketing Communication –  Candidates must have a bachelor’s degree (10+2+3/4) or an equivalent degree in any discipline

– Applicants in the final year of graduation can also apply

– Candidates do not have to give CAT examination for this course.

– Candidates are required to give an online written test conducted by MICA.

–  Shortlisted candidates will be called for interview

– Final selection will depend on the overall performance of the written exam as well as the interview.

For Online Programmes:

Course Specialisation Eligibility Selection Criteria
Post Graduate Certificate Programme in Advertising Management and Public Relations (PGCPAMPR)  Advertising Management

 

 

Candidates must have a bachelor’s degree (10+2+3/4) or an equivalent degree in any discipline with at least 50% marks

 

 

– Marks obtained in 10,10+2 and graduation

– Statement of purpose for doing this course

– Telephonic Interview

Post Graduate Certificate Programme in Digital Marketing (CPDM) Digital Marketing – A graduate in any discipline recognized by AICTE /AIU

 

-Candidates must be interns or working professionals

– Marks obtained in 10,10+2 and graduation

– Statement of purpose for doing this course

 

10+2+3/4)

or an equivalent degree in any discipline

 

– Applicants must be doing internships or working professionals

Post Graduate Certificate Programme in Media & Entertainment Management (PGCPMEM) Media & Entertainment Applicants must have a bachelor’s degree (10+2+3/4) or a diploma from a recognized university
Post Graduate Certificate Programme in Digital Marketing & Communication with Specialisations (PGCPDM) Digital Marketing & Communication – Candidates having a bachelor degree or an equivalent degree course from a recognized university
Post Graduate Certificate programme in Business Management (PGCPBM) Business Management

 

– Graduates in any discipline from a recognized university

 

– Prior work experience is preferred

Post Graduate Certificate Programme in Market Research and Data Analytics (PGCPMRDA) Market Research and Data Analytics Graduates having a minimum of 50% marks.