GMCET 2023

Global Media Common Entrance Test
Exam Dates: 2nd Sep 2023

What is GMCET?

GMCET (Global Media Common Entrance Test) is the first Media Common Entrance Test in South Asia that gives admission to Undergraduate Media Programmes. GMCET is a rigorous examination meant to assess aspiring media professionals' skills and knowledge. It is a test created for people who want to get into various media-related programmes. It evaluates knowledge, abilities, and aptitude in fields such as journalism, public relations, and advertising. GMCET is an institution and university level admission exam that is held once a month from April to September. The exam is powered by edInbox, the largest education-focused portal in South Asia. The Global Media Education Council (GMEC) administers the GMCET - Global Media Common Entrance Test.

Apply Now - GMCET Registration 2023

The Global Media Common Entrance Test (GMCET) evaluates students' communication skills as well as the necessary analytics and logical reasoning for comprehending various scenarios and possible outcomes for a successful career in BA-JMC (Bachelor of Arts in Journalism and Mass Communication) & BJMC (Bachelor of Journalism and Mass Communication), BMS (Bachelor of Management Studies), BJMC / BA-JMC, BA Journalism (Hons.), B.Sc. Visual Communication, BA Media

The exam covers a wide range of media topics, including writing, photography, video production, advertising, and marketing. GMCET is an excellent option for anyone seeking a successful career in the media sector. The goal of GMCET is to find the best candidates for media-related studies and careers.

GMCET Highlights 2023



Exam Name

Global Media Common Entrance Test (GMCET)

Conducting Body

Global Media Education Council (GMEC)

Exam Level

Institution & University level entrance exam

Courses Offered Through Entrance Exam

Undergraduate media courses like:


BMS (Bachelor of Media Studies)


BA Journalism (Hons.)

B.Sc. Visual Communication

BA Media & Communication

BA- Journalism & Media Production Film Making Visual Effect & Animation

BBA Media Management Visual Communication

BMC (Bachelor of Mass Communication)

BMM (Bachelor of Mass Media)

BSc (Animation & Graphics)

Exam Frequency

Exams are scheduled in the months of April to August, once each month, this year.

Exam Mode


Exam Date

September 2, 2023

Exam Duration

60 minutes

Exam Fees

INR 1000/-

Total Marks

100 marks

Negative Marking


Language of Exam


Exam Helpdesk No.


Exam Website

GMCET Eligibility

  • Applicants must have a higher secondary qualification (10+2) or equivalent education with a minimum of 50% for general categories and 45% for SC/ST/OBC.
  • Candidates with a 3-year or 4-year diploma and a minimum grade point average of 50% from an AICTE-accredited university may also apply.

GMCET Exam Dates 2023

Candidates can go through the below mentioned dates for the exam:



Registration Starts

September 1, 2023

Last date of Application

September 2, 2023

Exam Date

September 4,  2023

GMCET Exam Pattern

The GMCET examination lasts one hour and consists of 100 multiple-choice questions with only one correct answer. The examination will be worth a total of 100 points and will assess the student's skill in four sections, with all questions being multiple-choice. The GMCET evaluates the candidate's introduction knowledge in four areas, with 25 questions in each: (A) English Language & IQ; (B) General Knowledge of News & Current Affairs; (C) Entertainment Media Knowledge; and (D) Brands & Brand Communication Basic Knowledge. The GMCET Pattern 2022 is available below.


No. of Questions



English Language & IQ


25 Marks

60 Minutes

General Knowledge of News & Current Affairs


25 Marks

Entertainment Media Knowledge


25 Marks

Brands & Brand Communication Basic Knowledge


25 Marks




GMCET Marking Scheme 2023

  • 1 mark will be awarded for each correct answer.
  • There is no negative marking for any wrong or unanswered questions.

GMCET Registration Process 2023

Step 1: Go to the official website of the Global Media Common Entrance Test (GMCET 2023) at and click on the Apply Now Button.

Step 2: Register for the GMCET examination by giving all essential information and ensuring that it is all correct.

Step 3: For future reference, an automatic email with a Username and Password will be issued to your registered email ID/Phone Number.

Step 4: After login in to the site, fill out the entire application form, then click on the Pay Now button to pay the registration fee of 1000/-.

(Note: Candidates can pay the fee by UPI, Paytm, Debit/ Credit Cards, PayU, and Net Banking, as desired).

Guidelines for GMCET 2023 Exam

  • The GMCET 2023 exam will be held online, and you can take it from your smartphone, laptop, or desktop computer.
  • There will be 100 multiple-choice questions with one correct answer that must be completed in 60 minutes.
  • Candidates will receive one mark for each correct answer; however, there will be no negative marking for any incorrect answers.
  • Candidates can access the examination system using their registered email address. Exams will be autosaved after one hour, regardless of when they are submitted; however, it is always best to submit all tried questions before the deadline.
  • Our experts will continuously monitor through cameras, audio, and browser activities to avoid any nefarious behaviors throughout the exam. The screens are always recorded for the duration of the exam.
  • Students should log in 30 minutes before the test begins, and the test will start at the specified time. Please keep in mind that the candidate will only be permitted to take the exam as specified in the Test.
  • Please keep in mind that laptops and desktop computers running Windows 7 or higher are preferable.
  • Make sure your browser's pop-up blocker is turned off. Any antivirus, Windows update, or email notification notifications. They will be credited with navigation. Your exam will be submitted automatically after three warnings.
  • Please ensure that your laptop/desktop is fully charged before taking the exam as a precaution against unexpected power disruptions.
  • Students are advised to finish their exams with adequate internet connectivity. They are advised to ensure that all replies are correctly submitted.
  • Please guarantee that you are sitting alone in a room when taking the exams. Also, make sure you're sitting in a well-lit area when taking the exam. It is strongly encouraged that students should not answer any incoming calls.
  • Contact 08035018499 if you have any exam-related questions.

GMCET 2023 Result

  • The results will be announced on June 30, 2023.
  • Only the official GMCET websites will have access to GMCET results. To view the results on the website, candidates must provide their user username and password (established during the registration procedure).
  • Candidates can view or download their results from the Dashboard after logging into the portal.

GMCET Admission Process

  • After the GMCET results are announced, candidates must submit their counselling forms within 5 days after the announcement of the exam results.
  • Candidates must select the final Campus and course of study when filling out the counselling application form.
  • Candidates will receive a call from the chosen institute within three days after completing the counselling application form.
  • Candidates must pay the seat booking fee in Respective Campus to secure admission. Candidates will receive admission confirmation and fee receipts in the mail.

GMCET Participating Universities

  • National School of Journalism and Public Discourse Bangalore, Karnataka
  • Vivekananda Global University Jaipur, Rajasthan
  • Noida International University   Noida Sector, Uttar Pradesh
  • Manav Rachna International Institute of Research & Studies Haryana, Faridabad
  • NRAI School of Mass Communication, New Delhi
  • JLU, Bhopal
  • Rayat Bahra University, Chandigarh, Punjab
  • Ajeenkya DY Patil University, Pune, Maharashtra
  • APG Shimla University, Shimla, Himachal Pradesh
  • Presidency University     Bangalore, Karnataka
  • Alliances University  Anekal, Karnataka
  • S. A college of Arts and Science, Chennai, Tamil Nadu
  • Invertis University Bareilly, Uttar Pradesh
  • Dev Bhoomi Uttarakhand University, Dehradun, Uttarakhand
  • Pailan College Of Management & technology, Kolkata, West Bengal
  • The NorthCap University
  • Quantum University, Roorkee, Uttarakhand
  • Renaissance university  Indore, Madhya pradesh
  • MUIT Noida, Uttar Pradesh
  • Centurion University Bhubaneswar, Odisha
  • Auro University Surat, Gujarat
  • Birla Global University Bhubaneswar, Odisha
  • Sanskriti University Mathura, Uttar Pradesh
  • Shri RamSwaroop Memorial University, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh

FAQs related to GMCET

Is there any negative marking in GMCET 2023 exam?

There is no negative marking for any wrong answer.

What is the duration of the GMCET - Global Media Common Entrance Test?

The duration of the Paramedical 2023 examination will be 60 minutes.

Is there any Registration fee for the GMCET - Global Media Common Entrance Test?

Yes, interested candidates are required to pay a non-refundable application fee of INR 1000/- to be able to take up the examination.

Can I choose a campus according to my preference?

Yes, candidates can choose a campus according to their preference.

How can I register for the GMCET - Global Media Common Entrance Test?

Candidates can fill the registration form from GMCET official website

How can I prepare for the Paramedical 2023?

Candidates must go through the complete GMCET - Global Media Common Entrance Test 2023 syllabus and examination pattern and start preparing for the entrance examination. After covering all the required topics and units from the syllabus, candidates should practise the sample paper to enhance their preparation.

How to check the GMCET - Global Media Common Entrance Test result?

GMCET results will be available only on the official GMCET website . Candidates will need to use their user login and password (created during the registration process) for viewing the results on the webpage portal.

What is the mode of GMCET Examination?

The Mode of GMCET - Global Media Common Entrance Test is online. To attempt the exam, candidates can use Laptop or Desktop as per their choice.

What are acceptable payment methods for GMCET Exam Application Form?

UPI, Paytm, Credit/ Debit card, net banking etc.

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