Admissions into the journalism courses offered by A.P.College of Journalism for the academic year 2020-’21 have commenced:

S.No      Course                                                         Duration            Minimum Qualification
1.            P.G.Diploma in Journalism (PGDJ)             12 months           Bachelors Degree

2.            Diploma in Journalism (DJ)                         6 months             Bachelors Degree

4.            Certificate Course in Journalism (CJ)          3 months            S.S.C or Matriculation

The courses are offered in Distance and Regular Modes.
Students can choose either English or Telugu as the medium of instruction.
Those who seek admission into any one of these courses should either take Demand Draft(DD) for Rs.500/-drawn in favour of Director, A.P.College Of Journalism, Hyderabad in any bank and send it to The Director, A.P.College of Journalism, First Floor, Chabda Towers, SRT-42(Near Ashok Nagar Cross Roads), Jawahar Nagar, Hyderabad-500 020 by speed post or pay in cash in the same office to secure Application form and Prospectus.
For further details, they can contact the admissions wing of the college over phone. (Numbers:98661 92685, 72860 13388, 040-79610940)

Last date for securing Prospectus and Application Form: 20 January 2020

Last date for the submission of filled in applications: 31 January 2020


A.P.College Of Journalism


  1. Dear sir, i am Satish Nimmakayala. i will join your college. I study distance education PGDA. But I am just 40 years old. Can you give admission in your collage. Please inform you.
    Thanking you sir.

  2. Hi, I am interested in journalism but have completed my B.E in computers from pune University. I would like to know if I can joi any of your courses(full or part time) to shift my courier from technical to mass communication from your college. Eagerly waiting for your reply.
    Thank you

  3. sir, im bhavana studing engineering. im 18 years old,i study distance education “CJ”. pls sir inform me the process of getting admission in your collage.

  4. sir
    I am Avinash Sunkara
    completed 2015 out Mba discontinued.
    I am interested in journalism feeld ..
    can I eligible to join in journalism courses

  5. Good evening Sir/masam,
    My name is k. Koteswararao and I am pursuing my B. A degree through distance education.. Am I eligible to do certificate course in journalism..? Please send me the details and procedure to join in that course as early as possible..
    Thanking you sir,
    Kandukuri koteswararao.

  6. My name is Anil, when the classes start for 2018-19 ? In the notification it’s saying the application last date is 12th 2019.. kindly give a clear information

  7. Hello Sir…I have a query regarding the last date of receiving application fee. Is it 2018 or 2019?
    Thanking you

  8. Sir ,my name is neelagriva iam pursuing b.a second year.lwanted to join in certificate course in journalism .can you please tell me when will another New batch starts after February batch.

    • Yes. You can join in CJ. But the last date is over. Next spell of admissions will be in June 2018. Regards
      Course Director

  9. Hello sir my name is jagadeesh and I completed by B. SC computers.. I was passionate about journalism. I want to became a news presenter or programming director so pls suggest me which course i would be join in ur Institute pls tell me writing for ur Rly sir

  10. Good morning sir iam completed engineering in Indian institute of civil engineers India iam interested to journalism course pls clarify iam eligible for doing course

    • If it’s a bachelor’s degree, you are eligible for DJ and PGDJ. If it’s dimploma, you can do CJ. Contact 9848512767

  11. Namasthae Sir,
    My Name is Rajath Completed Graduation in B.Sc Computers.As Per Information available on website 27th is last date for Submission.Is there any chance to apply now.

    • Please rush. As 26th and 28th are holidays, w’ll consider it for 3 more days. 31st Jan 2018 is the last date.

        • Yes. You can do. you have better placement opportunities (facilitated by the college)if you do PGDJ with 80 percent ATTENDACE.

  12. i got to know about this university just now but unfortunately i missed the submission of application. could you accept my application now ?

  13. Hi Sir,
    Im Srihari im 42 years old my Qualification is intermediate only, iam interested to journalism course pls clarify iam eligible for doing course

  14. Respected Sir.

    I am P Kalyan, a working professional interested to take this course of journalism. I have been searching for a college where I can learn the course and fortunately I came across this website . My question is we are already in the month of March and if I want to get an admission what is the course of action to be followed? Please advise?

    Thank you

  15. i have completed bsc(mecs) .i want to distance education for the course(pgdj)in your,please tell me process and also about the placement

  16. Sir,
    I am 59year old. I would like to do d 12months course. Is their any possibility to collect the Application for this academy? Plese advice
    1) already classes started Sir? or still time is there?
    2) Fees structure.
    3) Age point of view. Will you allow me?
    Thanking You

    – c. madhusudhana reddy, hyderabad

  17. Sir this is mrudula…now i an going to complete my this month…I need to u join in PGDJ..can u tell me… can I take an admission directly..pls inform fastly…so that I can decide my carrier..pls sir

    • Yes. You can apply now. Admission notification has just been released. Last date for securing application forms is 31st July 2018

  18. Hi Sir,

    Good Evening,

    As i seen admissions closed in January 2018. Can i get admission now in your college or should i wait till next year. can you please help me out.

    Thank you looking forward to hear from you..


  19. Sir Iam Sandeep, Completed B.Com (Computers) 2014-2017. I want to Join PGDJ when Application are open for the 2018-2019

    • Yes. You Can do PGDJ. Notification has been released. Last date for securing application forms is 31st July 2018. Please visit our website for further details.

  20. Myself puneeth, pursuing b.arch now
    Iam interested in DJ course offered in apcj.
    I would like to know the fee structure, admission procedure and dates involved


  21. Good morning sir, my name is balraju
    Dr br ambedkar open university lo degree compleet chesanu, naku media tv channels
    Lo job cheyalani na korika.ayithe nenu mi college lo join avvalani anukuntunna, distance lo cheyala, regular ga cheyala sir. Naku media lo job kavali sir reply evvandi sir.

    • Yes you can do Journalism course of your choice. Admission notification has been released. Please visit our website.

  22. నమస్కారం సార్,
    నా పేరు వెంకటరమణ
    నేను డిగ్రీ (BSC[MSCs]) చేసాను
    జర్నలిజం చేయాలి అనుకొంటున్న….!
    అడ్మిషన్లు ఎప్పుడు…. తెలియజేయగలరు…!
    మీ స్పందన కోసం వేచియున్నానను.

    • అడ్మిషన్ నోటిఫికేషన్ వెలువడింది. మీరు పి.జి. డిప్లమా ఇన్ జర్నలిజం చెయ్యవచ్చు. దరఖాస్తలు పొందటానికి చివరితేదీ: 31 జులై 2018. త్వరపడండి.

  23. Team,
    Can any one confirm when would be the next admissions date for Certificate Course in Journalism(CJ).


    • Notification has just been released. Last for securing application forms is 31st July 2018. Please visit our website for further details.

  24. Hi Satish,

    Can you please let me know when will the notification for June Certification and/or Diploma admits are open. I see that you have commented;next batch starts in June.


  25. Hi I am komal 12 th commerce passed and I want doing carrier in journalism can I do carrier in journalism now

    • Yes you can do Mr. Komal. if you do PG Diploma in Journalism. You can start your career in journalism in a year after the completion of the course. Admission notification has been released.

    • Yes you can start with Certificate course of Journalism. Last date for securing application forms is 31st July 2018. Please visit our website for details.

  26. Dear Staff,

    Greetings for the day..

    Can you please share the details of fresh Admission details i.e., Date and Month for any Course this year…

  27. Hi Sir
    I want to become a journalist what are the qualification is needed and what course is need to do.
    may i know the admission date i want to join.

    • YOu need to have a Bachelors Degree in any discipline. Admissions are on. Please see the notification in our website.

    • Notification has been released. Please visit our webiste. last date for securing application forms is 31st July 2018

  28. Hi sir
    Iam completed distance degree with mass communication journalism .
    Which course suitable to me ?
    When your release notification?

  29. Dear Sir,

    Would there be any possibilities to conduct this Admission Test in Online Mode ? Or is it a Pen-Paper mode exam ?

    If it is Onine Exam, Can we meet to discuss to take it forward. Pl confirm.


  30. సారా! నా పేరు రామకృష్ణ నేను దరఖాస్తు చేసుకోవాలి అనుకున్న…కానీ కచ్చితంగా జాబ్ దొరుకుతుందా…80%‌ తప్పక హాజరు అవుతాను సార్….PGDJ …

  31. Hello sir, I am dropping out of my btech and want to get into journalism, is their a possibility of me getting a job after completing any course of journalism?

  32. Dear Sir!
    My name is sankar, studying B.Sc Computers and completed in 2018.
    sir! I’m asking one question, I have interesting journalism, may i use for journalism couses???

  33. Hi sir i’am Suresh i have completed Diploma In ECE.I have to study Distance education in “CJ”,Pls inform the process of getting admission in your college.

    • We’ve given the procedure in the notification. You can send DD for Rs.500 drawn in fovor of Director, A.P.College of Journalism, Hyderabad and send it to our address given in the notification. You need to pay Rs.8000/ as tuition fee while submitting the filled in application.

  34. Hello sir,
    I completed my in 2017 and I want to do Diploma in Journalism (DJ) in distance. Am I eligible to do it? And what is the fee of the course for 6 months?

  35. Good morning sir,
    I am a house wife with a small baby of 1 yr, i want to join 6 months course in distance mode. what is the fee structure and pecent of job requirement??.

  36. gd evng I am pursuing my final year…I want to join in certificate course distance..what about fee?can I get any placement after I completed my cj in distance?

    • No. It’s just an introductory course. If you want to pursue further courses in Journalism, Contact our course director in the college during office hours.

    • No. It’s just an introductory course. If you want to pursue further courses in Journalism, Contact our course director in the college during office hours.

  37. Hiii sir am Shakir from kurnool. I hve done my graduation. I want to become a journalist and I want to join in your college. Is there any chances now to get admission.

    • Yes. You can be a journalist. Choose PGDJ course. Admissions are open. Please see the notification in this website.

  38. Hello sir.. my name is syam iam doing Bsc(statistics). It will be completed by march 2020.
    I want to do PGDJ in your college for the academic year 2020-21. Am i eligible to do that?? and pls tell me the fee structure.
    & what about the placements.

    • Yes you Can. Admissions are on. Last dates are extended. Please look into the notification in this weebsite. College undertake placement responsibility for those who do PGDJ on regular mode with 80% attendance.

  39. ‘m willing to join in ap college of journalism. I came to the given address but no one in the given address and there is no responce in the given mobile numbers
    Is the college is running are not . Can I know the details

    • Dear Mr. Narendra
      We regret the inconvenience. Last date is extended to 21 January 2020 for the purchase of application form. You can now visit our office on any working day between 11 am to 5 pm.
      Course Director

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