Offers programs namely M.A. (Mass Communication), P.G. Diploma in Film & TV Production, P.G. Diploma in Broadcast Journalism, PG Diploma in Advertising & Marketing, PG Diploma in Public Relations & Corporate Communication, PhD and BSc (Mass Communication) at Xavier University, Bhubaneswar. XCOMM has resident faculties of repute and visiting faculties (media professionals) with relevant industry experience and qualified technical assistants for technical support. The syllabi are designed in such a way that a student could find varieties of jobs at the ever-evolving media industry. The interested candidates who have completed +2, any degree and MA can join our courses in BSc, MA, PG diploma and PhD programs. The PG Diploma courses are terminal ones and those who would like to work in the industry can apply immediately and those who wish to follow it up with PG after they complete their PG Diploma too can do so. In order to motivate the students and endorse a more professional approach to media practices, we invite visiting faculties from Kolkata, Mumbai, Kochi, Hyderabad, Chennai and Delhi. The students would get intense training to understand the nuances of media studies and acquire necessary skills demanded by the media industry in India and abroad for successful careers. Xavier University, Bhubaneswar will award diplomas and degrees for the students passing out of its portals. Xavier University is a unitary university, approved by the government of Odisha and the programs are approved by UGC.

Who can apply?


Application Fees: ₹ 1,000/- (One thousand only)

How many seats are available at XCOMM?

MA Mass Communication 60 Seats
PG Diploma in Film & TV 40 Seats
PG Diploma in Broadcast Journalism 40 Seats
PG Diploma in Advertising & Marketing (to start in 2016) 40 Seats
PG diploma in Public Relations & Corporate Communication (2016) 40 Seats
B.SC Mass Communication 80 Seats

Procedure for applying at XCOMM?

  • Fill up the "personal details " to create and receive by email a unique xub id and password for applying to ximb, xub. If you have already received your xub id and password, then login as per step 2.
  • Login with your xub id and password. Fill up the personal details, academic details, and upload your photo & signature, and choose the program/s you want to apply for and submit.
  • Pay the application fee through the payment gateway. (Application Fee is rs.1000/-)fill the application form online and pay the application fee as advised in the form
  • The eligible candidates will have to appear for an online entrance test conducted by xavier university bhubaneswar on may 15, 2016, at bhubaneswar, delhi, hyderabad, kolkata and mumbai. (however, the applicant should be ready to appear for the test at any city allotted by xub finally). Candidates short-listed on the basis of the entrance test scores will be called for personal interview at bhubaneswar. Candidates will have to meet their own travel/stay expenses for attending the interview session.
  • The final selection will be based on the candidate's performance in the entrance test, and personal interview, and will take into account the past academic record.
  • For FEE details, please visit www.xub.edu.in/admission/fee-structure