About MCAT

An Opportunity to Master your skill-set at your dream institution

FICCI & MESC presents Media Creative Aptitude Test (MCAT), the first ever entrance test that assesses student's ability, knowledge, sharpness, and focuses on their skill-based education & development. It encourages youth towards skill-oriented training programs for their bright future. Along with a promising career, MCAT envisages empowering students with the skills for better career prospects in M&E Industry by allowing them to showcase their talent through their expertise.

FICCI articulates the views and concerns of industry and draws its strength from diverse regional chambers of commerce and industry across states. With having FICCI & MESC onboard together for this great initiative of MCAT, achieving the goal of Skill India seems one step closer.

Registration Fees:
  • The registration fees for MCAT as Students is Rs. 500/- and for Training Partner it's Rs. 25,000/-.
  • The registration fees will be accepted through the digital payment mode of Razorpay only.
  • A confirmation mail will be delivered once payment is done successfully.
Last Date of Registration:   30th June 2021
Exam Date:   7 & 8 Aug, 2021

Limited Seats

Limited registration available to access all scholarship benefits

Every aspirant shall pay Rs. 500 to register and get the scholarship benefits

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5000 Scholorships
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400 Training centers
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7896 Candidates Registered
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89 Industry Partners


Chairman - MESC, Renowned Indian Film Director, Producer, Screenwriter & Educationist


"Scholarships are one of the best ways to motivate students for achieving their career goals. I would like to congratulate the Media & Entertainment Skills Council for this wonderful initiative of the 'Media Creative Aptitude Test' (MCAT) and bringing students one step closer to their dreams and Industry. It is a great way of empowering skill by bestowing students with national recognition.

With this National level Media Creative Aptitude Test, there will be a healthy competition amongst the skill enthusiasts that will ignite their minds. Through MCAT Scholarship, every student can be benefitted from this program & its industrial collaborations would gain real-life experiences. There is no winner & loser in this Test because in the end, every applicant would be carrying lots of benefits along with a certain percentage score in their bag that will facilitate them one of the best institutions of the country.

Everyone has the potential of transforming their life, it's just the amount of passion & hard work that makes a difference. My best wishes to all the students taking part in MCAT Scholarship, I am sure you all would score well on this Test because no matter how much you score, your percentage will help you to find the right Institution to pursue your dreams.

I would like to extend my support to all the Training Partners as well for making this initiative success and strengthening students for their promising future."

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Duration of the Test

1 hour 30 minutes online test

Media Creative Aptitude Test (MCAT) will be conducted at an assigned institution in your region. It will be 1.5 hours i.e. 90 minutes, covering all the aspects of creative aptitude. The Question Paper will be prepared by the chosen committee of experts and students will be given the preference to attempt a certain number of questions.

Benefits of Participating

  • You could win up to 100% Scholarship
  • Opportunity to study in one of the best institutions of India.
  • Free access to live webinars of Vidyadaan & Creative Warriors by Experts & Celebrities.
  • One year free subscription of Media & Entertainment skill Council monthly magazine “Media Talkback.”
  • One year free access to Creative Warriors LMS platform. Sign up for up to 300+ courses & learn from the top experts.

Scholarship Criteria

As per the percentile

As per the percentile, the candidate will attain the scholarship which may differ as per the course & Institute. The more percentage candidates will score, the more percentage of scholarship they will earn. MCAT Scholarship will be awarded based on first come first serve and first preference would be given to the early birds and accordingly the rest of the students.


  • Media Creative Aptitude Test aims to provide skilled manpower to the Media & Entertainment sector by facilitating the youth with the opportunities to flourish. This National level Test intends to make skill-based education accessible for every student who endeavours to build a career out of their talent.


Media Creative Aptitude Test is a golden opportunity for all the talented candidates aspiring to pursue studies from their dream institution.





Industry Partners

The Partners that make a difference