ABOUT THE PROGRAM
Education, Journalism & Mass Communication and Yoga
Master of Arts (MA) offered by ICFAI University, Raipur is a two-year postgraduate program in the areas of education Journalism and Mass Communication and Yoga. MA degree can offer a number of benefits ranging from enhanced career prospects to improved problem-solving and decision-making skills. Additionally, an MA degree can lead to PhD program. MA candidates are required to complete research and present a thesis paper prior to completion of their degree. The University will be offering Master of Arts program in following:-
- Journalism and Mass Communication
Two years (Four Semesters).Eligibility
- The minimum qualification for admission to MA program is pass in graduation from a recognized State/ National/International University or equivalent thereto provided that for admission to first year semester of MA (Education) a candidate must have education of relevant subject at graduate level.
Program Structure will be proposed by the Board of Studies of concerned department and approved by Academic
Council of the University.
The detailed Program structure will be provided in Student Handbook.
The Admission Modalities are with reference to the campus-based UG & PG Programs offered by the ICFAI University, Raipur. The medium of instruction is English.Eligibility
- Pass in Graduation (in any discipline).
Final year students who have not received the original certificates
from the Board / University by August 01, 2020 will be admitted
provisionally. Their admission will be confirmed subject to their
passing the qualifying examination and meeting the minimum
requirements as indicated above. The registration of the candidates
not meeting the criteria by September 17, 2020 will be cancelled.
In such cases, admission fee will be forfeited and only 50% of the
semester fee will be refunded after notifying the cancellation of the
seat by the University.
For the purpose of determining eligibility, based on aggregate percentage of marks for the respective program, the procedure used by the respective Board / University in award of the Certificate / Degree will only be taken into consideration. All applicants should have completed a minimum of 15 years of formal education by August 01, 2020. Applicants who have completed their graduation on a one-time sitting basis or on a 2-year basis are not eligible for admission to the MBA Program.
The selection of applicants for all programs is made through application and interview. While evaluating applicants for admission, due weightage is given to academic distinction, awards in sports/cultural events, debates, quizzes and other extra co-curricular activities. Interview
On receiving the application, applicant will be intimated about the Interview Schedule. The applicants will have to go through a personal interview at the campus.
This is to determine the applicants attitude and motivation to pursue the program. Original certificates and Domicile certificate should be produced for verification at the time
of interview. The original certificates will be returned after verification.
The admission decision will be communicated after the interview process. All the selected students will be required to pay the admission fee towards confirmation of seat.
There shall be a special provision for
admission of applicants belonging to the State of Chhattisgarh in
any course of ICFAI University, Raipur, which shall not be less than
25 (twenty-five) per cent of seats in each course/discipline subject
to the applicants meeting the minimum qualifying requirements
referred to above.
Seats remaining unfilled under special reservation may be filled up by allotting the same to applicants belonging to Open Category.
APPLICATION MODALITIESHow to Apply:
Students interested can apply by any one of the following methods:
- Online Application
Applicants can apply online by filling up the Application Form available at www.iuraipur.edu.in and make payment of Rs. 500 towards the cost using Credit / Debit Card (Visa / Master Card / Internet Banking) through secure internet payment gateway. Applicants applying online should upload their passport size color photograph while filling the Online Application. The Prospectus will be sent to such applicants.
- Download of Application Form
Applicants can fill their details online and download the Application Form from www.iuraipur.edu.in and send it to the Admissions Office along with the Demand Draft of Rs. 500 towards the cost of the application in favor of The ICFAI University, Raipur - Fee Collection A/c payable at Raipur.
- Fill the Application Form
Applicants can fill in the application form and send it to the Admissions Office.
Applicants are advised to read the guidelines carefully before completing the Application Form for Admission.
- Please make sure that you meet the eligibility criteria before filling up the Application Form.
- Fill the Application Form in Capital Letters.
- Provide all the available information under appropriate sections.
- Make sure to sign the Application Form.
- Retain a photocopy of the completed Application Form.
Applicants are required to enclose self attested copies of the following certificates:
- Date of Birth Certificate /Class X Certificate
- Marks sheets of Class XII / Diploma / Degree certificate (as may be applicable)
- Domicile Certificate in case of student belonging to the State of Sikkim
- Nationality Certificate/Proof, for foreign students only
- Other certificates pertaining to academic and extra curricular activities.
The completed Application Form for Admission may be submitted at:
The ICFAI University, Raipur,
NH-6, Raipur-Bhilai Road,
Km Stone 20, PO. Kumhari, Dist.
Durg - 490 042, Chhattisgarh.
Program Fee is to be paid in equal installments as shown against the respective program, as per announced schedule.Caution Deposit:
All students are required to pay the caution deposit along with the first semester fee. The caution deposit will be refunded without interest after adjusting dues, on completion of the respective program.
|Fee Structure of MA (Yoga / Education / Journalism & Mass Communication)|
|Program Program||Duration||Admission Fee||Program Fee||Caution Deposit|
|Fee per semester||Total Program Fee|
|MA (Yoga / Education / Journalism & Mass Communication)||2 years||5,000||10,000||47,000||2,000|
The ICFAI University, Raipur (IUR) offers merit scholarships to students pursuing the UG & PG programs. These scholarships are based on past academic record and semester-wise performance.A. Merit Scholarships based on past academic record:
Percentage of marks achieved in Class XII (or equivalent) for UG programs and graduation for PG programs will decide the amount of scholarship. Scholarship will continue semester after semester only on maintaining a minimum 6.0 GPA in the previous semester. The details are presented in the following table.
|Programs||No. of Semesters||Amount of Scholarship in Rs. *|
|Category I||Category II||Category III||Category IV|
|≥ 90%||≥ 80% to
|≥ 70% to
|≥ 60% to
|MA (Yoga / Education / Journalism & Mass Communication)||4||8,000||6,000||4,000||--|
* Above scholarship amount would be disbursed equally in 8 semesters for B.Tech, 6 semesters for B.Tech (Lateral Entry) / BBA / BCA / MCA and 4 semesters for MBA programs.B. Merit Scholarships based on Semester-wise Performance:
Up to 10% of the students of the batch will be awarded merit scholarships based on their Semester-wise performance in addition to the scholarship based on the past academic record. Details are given below
|Programs||No. of Semesters||Academic Performance (CGPA)
Amount of Scholarship in Rs. (per semester)
(≥ 8.50 to <9.00)
(≥ 8.00 to <8.50)
|MA (Yoga / Education / Journalism & Mass Communication)||4||3,000||2,200||1,500|
Detailed guidelines for the Merit Scholarship Scheme will be provided through Student Handbook.
|Admission Calender for MA (Yoga / Education / Journalism & Mass Communication) Program|
|Last Date for Payment of Admission Fee||July 15, 2020|
|Selection Process||May-July, 2020|
|Registration||Aug. 01, 2020|
|Commencement of Classes||Aug. 01, 2020|
MA (Yoga / Education / Journalism & Mass Communication) PROGRAM
Master of Arts (MA) offered by ICFAI University, Raipur is a two-year postgraduate program in the areas of education Journalism and Mass Communication and Yoga.