Colleges & Universities | Distance Education | Admission Notifications | Entrance Exams
Course Syllabus | Question Papers | IGNOU
Home / Colleges & Universities / Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) / Post Graduate Diploma Courses
Post Graduate Diploma in Journalism and Mass Communication
Print this page




IGNOU Programs


Courses, Admissions & Eligibility

Admission Procedure & Schedule

Colleges, Faculties & Departments

Who's Who at the University

Re-Admission Procedure

Study Centres in India

Partner Institutions outside India


IGNOU Test Papers (by Course)

IGNOU Test Papers (by Paper code)

IGNOU Exam Timetables


Notifications, Circulars & Announcements

Events, Seminars & Workshops

Examination Results

IGNOU - Post Graduate Diploma in Journalism and Mass Communication (PGJMC)

About the course

The Post Graduate Diploma in Journalism & Mass Communication (PGJMC) programme has been developed to meet the ever increasing demand for trained manpower in various media organizations. It provides a holistic view of the theoretical as well as practical aspects of journalism and mass communication. The programme is planned to upgrade the skills and competencies of those who are working in media organizations without a formal training.

Program Code



Bachelor's Degree with 2 year's experience in a media / communication organisation

Min age as on 1st Jan. of the Academic Year

No bar

Duration (Min)

1 years

Duration (Max)

4 years

Program Fee

Rs. 2,500/- (Programme fee includes Registration fee of Rs 100/-)

Fee details presented here are indicative and are subject to change. Students are advised to check with the admission notification or with the authorities concerned for the latest information.

Medium of Instruction


Admission details

Admission notification is generally released in May/June and the last date for submission of filled-in application forms will be September 30 for January session and March 31 for July session. However students are requested to check with the official admission notification for the exact dates related to admissions.

Other Information

Professional means a person holding a degree in Engineering, Law, Medicine, and nursing etc. For PGJMC experience may be as Scriptwriter, Reporter, Editor, Photographer, Technical Assistant, PRO etc.

Contacting IGNOU for information on Post Graduate Diploma in Journalism and Mass Communication

For further information on this course, please email to [email protected]

For information on Student Registration & Evaluation, please email to [email protected]

For information on Material Production and Distribution, please email [email protected]

For other information, please email to [email protected]

Similar Courses offered by other Universities in India

The following is a partial list of courses similar to IGNOU Post Graduate Diploma in Journalism and Mass Communication - offered by other Universities in India

Note: The above courses are picked automatically by the website for indicative purpose only and does not mean that the University treats the courses as equivalent or similar. Students have to check with the University for the similarity of the course or for any further information in this regard.

Most popular pages

Business Schools - Engineering Colleges - Medical & Nursing Admissions - BEd in Distance mode - Journalism & Media Studies

Follow IndiaStudyCenter on Twitter

Search this site