Asian College of Journalism - [ACJ], Chennai

Asian College of Journalism - [ACJ], Chennai

Chennai, Tamil Nadu Estd 1994 Private

about college

Producing outstanding journalists is the premium motto of the Asian College of Journalism. The college aims at providing skillful and proficient journalists to the media industry who would give their best to meet the needs of the industry. The graduates of the college are prepared in a manner that after coming out of the college they are ready to meet the needs of the market and achieve the highest standards of career in their specialized field. ACJ students are highly in demand in the media market and their talent is highly appreciated by one and all. The faculty of ACJ is highly qualified and is from varied backgrounds. They are ready to help the students in every manner in their academics along with the visiting guests of the college who visit our college regularly to guide the students.

Asian College of Journalism Quick Updates

May 25: ACJ Entrance Exam 2020 Results are out now. Check Here

May 12: ACJ Entrance Exam application window has been closed. Entrance Exam will be held on May 17.

April 8: Registration Deadline for PG Diploma programs is April 20. Check Here

Facts and Figures of Asian College of Journalism

Establishment Year

1994

Type of College

Private

Founded by

Indian Express Group

Total Faculty Members

25 +

Why to join Asian College of Journalism?

The education system: Apart from the set curricula, the students are given extra training for introducing them with the history, legal and other aspects of media and with the vital political, economical, environmental and social issues of the trend so as to give a firm base for their further studies.

Dissertation: After the theoretical and practical knowledge given to the students, they have to do a dissertation project that requires extensive research and certain field work that helps them to collect practical knowledge to be used in the future.

Faculty: The course at ACJ is conducted by top flight faculty members drawn from different backgrounds along with guests and adjuncts from journalism field.

ACJ, Chennai Courses Eligibility & Detailed Fees

CourseEligibilityTotal Fees/ yearDetailed Fee Structure
PG DiplomaGraduation₹4.25 LakhsCheck Here
1 Year Full Time9/10
424,800
TOTAL
FEES

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College Admission Reviews

Sneha Shree , Batch: PG DIPLOMA IN JOURNALISM (NEW MEDIA)-2013

8.2/10

"ACJ entrance exam, i scored not too good in GK but my English paper went pretty satisfying and that is why my name got listed. I opted for this college because it ranks among top 10 J-schools in India."   Read More


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Asian College of Journalism, Chennai

Admission -

For getting admission in our college, the student must apply online or download a hard copy to submit to the college office. The application fees for Rs.2360 and for applying for both the Business and Financial Journalism Programme, the application fees is Rs.3540. An entrance exam is taken for which the college has centres in various cities. Next, on being selected, an interview is taken. This applies to both the courses PG Diploma in Business and Financial Journalism and the Integrated Course of PG Diploma in Journalism.


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9 /10

The placements and internships provide by the college are immensely god for one's career. The placements are very well-known and because the students have all kinds of practical knowledge and experience, it becomes easy to get jobs.


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Sneha ShreePG DIPLOMA IN JOURNALISM (NEW MEDIA)Batch : 2013
8.2
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ACJ entrance exam, i scored not too good in GK but my English paper went pretty satisfying and that is why my name got listed. I opted for this college because it ranks among top 10 J-schools in India.


Placement -
9 /10

Almost everyone were placed. Those who were not placed in the last months, faculties were kind enough to give some contacts or links to apply asnd so in a span of 2-3 months, everyone were placed. Companies like Network 18, SaddaHaq, Indian Express, Times Now came. They offered around atleast a package of 3 lakhs per annum.


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Second Main Road (Behind M.S. Swaminathan Research Foundation)
Chennai - 600113
Tamil Nadu , India

1.92KmW.P.T.
2.69KmIndira Nagar railway station

044-22542840 , 22542842 , 22542847

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Suryansh singh

I want to do bachelours in journalism

13 Sep, 2018 08:32
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Akansha Expert

Hi Suryansh, Please contact to this number for getting the Application in this college i.e. 044-22542840,22542842.

13 Sep, 2018 13:30
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Sandhiya

I want to study ba journalism

27 Feb, 2018 10:40
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Sakshi Garg Expert

Hi Sandhiya, This college does not provide any graduate program because It is a postgraduate college designed to provide students with world-class journalism education.

27 Feb, 2018 16:05
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pooja behuria

I have many queries which are as follows:- 1. so is it mandatory that a particular student needs to be a journalism graduate to be eligible to apply for M.A journalism. 2 The fee structure isn't very clear.

27 Sep, 2017 00:10
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Kalpana Sharma Expert

Hi Pooja, I would like to answer your queries. first of all, it is necessary to have a Graduation in Journalism and the fee structure that mention in our website, it is in Approx manner, so if you want to know the accurate fee, please contact 044-22542840, 22542842.

27 Sep, 2017 19:03
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pallavi

I will complete my engineering degree in one year i.e, 2014-2108 and iam very interested to pursue journalism degree..Please suggest an apt course for me

15 Sep, 2017 00:10
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Hasti N

i want to know schools which can teach mass communication at Ph. D level

22 Feb, 2017 17:03
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Hasti N

i want to study mass communication at Ph.D level

22 Feb, 2017 17:03

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May 26, 2020

ACJ Entrance Exam Results to be Announced Today

The Asian College of Journalism (ACJ) will announce the result of its entrance examination today, that is, 26 May 2020. The results will be declared online on the official website of the Asian College of Journalism. The ACJ Entrance Exam had been given on 17 May 2020 online. The candidates had to ta

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