MICAT - Mudra Institute of Communications Ahmedabad Admission Test

Mudra Institute of Communications Ahmedabad Admission Test - MICAT 2009

Admissions to Post Graduate Program in Communications Management (PGPCM) leading to Post Graduate Diploma in Management - Communications (PGDM-C) 2009 - 2011

Please go to any of the following links for more information on the admission procedure for the year 2009-2011.

Date of MICAT 2009: February 22nd, 2009.


Admissions to the PGDM-C Program requires a Bachelor's degree

(in keeping with the 10 + 2 + 3 (4) system) with minimum 50% marks or an equivalent qualification in any discipline recognised by the Association of Indian Universities.

Candidates appearing for the final examination towards a Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) are also eligible to apply.

Students with demonstrable aptitude for expressing, assessing or conceiving ideas that move people to action and achieve business results, will stand better chances of being shortlisted.

Application Form

You can also purchase application and prospectus from select branches of Axis Bank, IMS Learning Resources, PT Education, Career Launcher and Career Forum, besides the MICA Admissions office (Application Form available October 1st, 2008 onwards). Application fee is Rs. 1400/-.

Important dates

Admission Announcement and Issue of FormsOctober 1, 2008
Last Date for Issue of Application FormsJanuary 15, 2009
Last Date for receipt of completed Application FormsJanuary 20, 2009
Issue of MICAT Call LettersFebruary, 2009
MICAT 2009February 22, 2009
GE & PIFebruary - March, 2009
Declaration of ResultsApril 2009
Orientation & Preparatory ProgramJune 2009
Session beginsJune Last week, 2009

Selection Procedure

The selection process for the PGDM-C involves three steps:

Stage - I


Candidates have to apply on the basis of CAT 2008 or GMAT (Score of 31 December 2006 or later).

Indian students can also apply with GMAT scores.

The CAT cut-off percentile for the 2009-2011 batch.

MICA will shortlist candidates with over all 90 percentile in CAT and with sectional cut off of 50 percentile and above in DI & QT. For verbal comprehension, sectional cut off will be 60 percentile.

GMAT score of 600+ can also be considered in lieu of CAT.

Stage - II

MICA Admissions Test (MICAT)

Candidates shortlisted from CAT/GMAT will be invited to appear for the MICAT, which will be conducted in Feburary / March at Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Chennai, Delhi, Kolkata, and Mumbai.

The MICAT is designed to assess analytical and divergent thinking, written communication skills and familarity with the Indian ethos.

Note: The Institute reserves the right to change any interview centre without assigning any reason.

Stage - III

Group Exercise (GE) and Personal Interview (PI)

Candidates shortlisted on the basis of MICAT will be invited for Group Excercise and Personal Interview at MICA campus, Ahmedabad later in February / March 2009.

All inquiries related to admission should be sent to:

KGK Pillai
MICA, Shela, Ahmedabad - 380 058, Gujarat, India
Tel: +91 2717 237946 to 51, & +91 2717 308250
Fax: +91 2717 237945 & +91 2717 308349
E-mail: admissions@mica.ac.in