Advertising in Cosmopolitan Magazine

Advertising in Cosmopolitan Magazine
Popular Options
Cosmopolitan Magazine-Full Page Advertising

Full Page

Per Insert

Card Rate

₹ 1,10,000

Offer Rate

₹ 92,000
Premium Options
Cosmopolitan Magazine-Double Spread Advertising

Double Spread

Per Insert

Card Rate

₹ 3,30,000

Offer Rate

₹ 3,00,000
Cosmopolitan Magazine-Cover Page Advertising

Cover Page

Per Insert

Card Rate

₹ 4,00,000

Offer Rate

₹ 3,50,000
Other Options
Cosmopolitan Magazine-Quarter Page Advertising

Quarter Page

Per Insert

Card Rate

₹ 66,000

Offer Rate

₹ 40,000
**5% GST is applicable on the above rates
Artwork Submission : 1 Week Prior To The Publication Date
Booking Deadline : 2 Weeks Prior To The Publication Date
On Shelf Date : 5th of every month





Area Covered







Entertainment, Fashion And Lifestyle

About Cosmopolitan Magazine Advertising

Why advertise in Cosmopolitan Magazine?

Cosmopolitan is the world's largest selling magazine, with 200 million readers annually in a 100 countries. It is published in over 26 languages. Love, sex, relationships and men are at the heart of Cosmopolitan, but there’s also style and beauty, health and fitness, work and leisure, celebrity and entertainment. Cosmopolitan is about celebrating women; it supports, encourages, entertains, amuses, inspires and uplifts-helping its readers be the very best that they can be. For a girl who thinks of herself as fun and fearless, there's simply no other magazine.

View Cosmopolitan Magazine Online

To view Cosmopolitan magazine online, please click on the link provided below:

Link to Cosmopolitan Magazine E-Copy

Facts and Figures of Cosmopolitan Magazine

Circulation Breakup
South India44,000
Delhi NCR40,000
Readership Profile

62% of the cosmopolitan readers fall between the age of 20 - 30 years of age

90% of the cosmopolitan readers own at least 2 premium handbags

50% of the cosmopolitan reader believe that looking good is the most important thing

33% of the cosmopolitan readers believe in being a trend setter and is their primary goal

71% of the cosmopolitan readers believe in experimenting their style on a daily basis

85% of the cosmopolitan readers want to be the best dressed person in the room

Readership Profile - Gender Ratio
Sections in Cosmopolitan Magazine

Cosmopolitan Magazine largely covers the below mentioned sections in each edition:

  • Sex and Relationships 
  • Fashion and Trends
  • Beauty
  • Health and Fitness 
  • Careers
  • Celebrity and Entertainment
  • Current Affairs

These are indicative and are subjected to change.

Who Should Advertise

Cosmopolitan Magazine has carried advertisement of various brands covering multiple categories. Some of the brands who have advertised earlier are shown below:

Past Advertisers
Client NameCategory
BanjarasBeauty Products

Execution Process

Steps in Execution

Step 1: Select Variables: Media Option, Ad Position, Number of Insertions and Magazine Issue Dates. 
In case you need any help with planning, please write to help@TheMediaAnt.com

VariablesSample Variable Selections
Media OptionFull Page/ Back Cover/ Gatefold
Ad PositionRegular/ Premium/ Innovative
Number of Insertions1/ 3 / 7
Magazine Issue DatesJanuary/ February/ May

Step 2: Email the filled table to help@TheMediaAnt.com or Create Package online at The Media Ant.

Step 3: We will check the ad space availability and prevailing discount at the time of booking.

Step 4: Upon confirmation of availability from our end, you need to submit the artwork and make the payment.

Proof of Execution

Post release of your ad in Cosmopolitan Magazine, TheMediaAnt would deliver a hard copy of the magazine to the address shared during booking. In addition, a picture of the ad in Cosmopolitan magazine's respective edition to be shared via email.

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In addition to Cosmopolitan magazine advertising, one can explore more similar options and they are provided below.

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2. Click here to view other magazines in Fashion and Lifestyle Category. ​

Digital option

Click here to view advertising options on Cosmopolitan website.


How do I know my ad has been placed?

Once the advertisement is printed in Cosmopolitan Magazine, copies of Cosmopolitan Magazine are sent to the client within one working week.

When do I get the Hard copy of Cosmopolitan Magazine?

With in 10-12 days of publishing Cosmopolitan Magazine you will likely to get the Hard Copy on request.

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Split Rates available for Cosmopolitan Magazine

-Cosmopolitan Delhi Split - Full Page Color - Rs. 55,000

-Cosmopolitan Mumbai Split - Full Page Color - Rs. 55,000

-Cosmopolitan South Split - Full Page Color - Rs. 77,000

Cosmopolitan Advertising Rates 2021

The Media Ant is committed to getting the most accurate data for the users. Hence, we ensure the advertising rates are updated on a frequent basis. Cosmopolitan Advertising is one of the most popular Magazine advertising options hence it is very important for advertisers to know Cosmopolitan Advertising Rates 2021. You can find the updated Cosmopolitan Advertising Rates 2021 under the tab “Media Options & Pricing” To know the last updated date for Cosmopolitan Media Kit 2021, please check the blue tick beside the Cosmopolitan Advertising Rates under the Media Options tab.

Top 3 Entertainment, Fashion and Lifestyle Magazine Advertising Sectors Between October-December 2020
S. No.Category
3Luxury Lifestyle
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Why Advertise In Cosmopolitan Magazine?

Cosmopolitan Magazine advertising provides a unique opportunity for brand owners. The Magazine itself is produced by quality publisher and is utilized by many prestigious, high-end brands to support their advertising campaigns. Cosmopolitan Magazine advertising is a proven method to target decision-makers and opinion leaders with a high-income. Cosmopolitan advertising offers multiple opportunities to target a captive audience in an uncluttered environment with inspiring advice, insights and host of fascinating features. Reach out to the decision makers and professionals across India by placing ads.

Effectiveness Of Cosmopolitan Magazine Advertising

Message Impact

Full-page Cosmopolitan Print Magazine ads rich with color and visual imagery can attract attention and enhance the visual presentation of your products. Magazines commonly use glossy finish and allow for full-color spreads. You can use bleed images or color backgrounds -- meaning have them extend all the way to the page edges, without a border -- to present a product image that really stands out.

Audience Interest

A major factor of Cosmopolitan Magazine advertising effectiveness relative to many other media is the interest of the audience. Readers typically have strong interest in the theme or topic of Cosmopolitan Magazine. Finding this close link between readers and your brand is critical to effectiveness.

Repeated Exposure

Also contributing to the effectiveness of Cosmopolitan Magazine ads is the potential for ongoing, repeated exposure. Homeowners and businesses commonly have Magazine racks or other spaces where they keep Cosmopolitan for other readers or repeat use. This gives you the potential to reach a large number of people with one copy and the same reader multiple times. Plus, since Cosmopolitan Magazine are a static medium, readers can analyze or look at your message indefinitely.

Ways In Which Cosmopolitan Magazine Deliver Engagement

  • The strong positive brand values of the Cosmopolitan Magazine can transfer onto the advertisements.
  • Because advertisements are relevant and valued, ad clutter is not a problem in Cosmopolitan Magazine.
  • Readers take action as a result of seeing advertising in Cosmopolitan Magazine.
  • Targeting with precision and without wastage is a key strength of Cosmopolitan Magazine.
  • Creative formats such as gatefolds, textures, special papers, samples, sponsorship, advertisement features (‘advertorials’), and so on can create additional impact and interaction.
  • Advertising in Cosmopolitan Magazine is a great, cost-effective way to reach an exclusive group of affluent and highly educated managers, owners, professionals and executives.
  • Tips For Cosmopolitan Magazine Branding

    • Booking the ad space earlier helps with an optimum placement.
    • Cosmopolitan Magazine is a product catalog and maintains a premium image. They have the right to reject creatives that don't abide by their aesthetic guidelines.

    How The Media Ant Can Help You

    The Media Ant is uniquely positioned to help you grow your business with highly effective, targeted print media buying. We as an advertising agency provide advertisers with the opportunity to target key professionals. Magazine advertising can be an expensive business, and that's why we take time to study you and your market to ensure that your budget is well spent. We guarantee you the best rates for Magazine advertising.


What is the difference between Bleed and Non Bleed ad?


Bleed is an ad type where content is beyond the area which will get trimmed while binding the magazine.  Non Bleed ad is one where all content is within the safe area. 


I have just placed my first ad in a magazine. Anything that I should be aware of?

  1. There is  a delay of upto 7 days in printing of the ad and magazines hitting the shelf
  2. You will receive hard copy of the magazine with ad within 15 days of the publication. Magazine come to us first and then we courier it to you. 

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