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Jawaharlal Nehru University, [JNU] New Delhi

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Based on 15 Student Reviews

About Jawaharlal Nehru University, [JNU] New Delhi


Jawaharlal Nehru University was established in the year 1969 by an act of parliament. It has a 1:10 teacher-student ratio, which helps to develop creative ideas from the students. It is the foremost university in India and a world-renowned university for research and teaching. It was ranked no.3 among all universities by NIRF and Government of India in the year 2016.

At present, there are 10 schools and 4 special centers in the university. JNU Admission for undergraduate, postgraduate, Masters, M.Phil and Ph.D. programs can be done on the official website of the college. JNU courses also include foreign language studies in an integrated MA program. Many members of the faculty and research scholars have own prestigious national and international awards for their efforts. 

Jawaharlal Nehru University Quick Links:

Jawaharlal Nehru University Highlights:

JNU, New Delhi address

New Mehrauli Road, New Delhi, India - 110067

Phone number

011-26704090

Year of Establishment

1969

Accreditation

NAAC

Approvals

AICTE

Infrastructure Facilities

Hostel, Medical facility, Sorts, Library and Auditorium.

Rankings

India Today - MDRA ranking 2018 and NIRF

Highest Package

10.5 lacs per annum

Programs Offered

Undergraduate, Postgraduate, Doctoral

JNU Fees


Jawaharlal Nehru University Infrastructure Facilities: 

Hostel:

  • There is a total of 18 hostels available at JNU campus for the students.
  • Every student is provided with a study table, a chair and a bed.
  • The hostel has a 24 hr water supply.
  • It also has a mess and canteen facility.

Medical Facilities:

  • The University Health Center [UHC] has been in service for the students from the year 1973.
  • UHC provides health care services that are curative, preventive and high-quality to the students.

Sports Facilities:

  • The university is equipped with indoor and outdoor games facilities.

Library:

  • JNU has its own central library which is named as Dr. B. R. Ambedkar Central Library. 
  • It has rich resources of reading materials in subjects like  Social Science, Humanities and Science.
  • The library is built upon an area of about 1 lakh sq. ft. and it is a nine-story tower building surrounded with lush greenery all around.
  • It has a depository of all national and international publications.
  • It also has digital services like the online catalogs, E-newspaper, E-journals, E-books and more.

Convention center:

  • It has a Convention center that is used for academic activities like seminars, slide and film show, conference, workshops, demonstration and many more.

AIRF [Advanced Instrumentation Research Facility]:

  • AIRF supports interdisciplinary academic and research activities by conducting regular workshops and training programs for the students.
  • It is a specialized research facility with 25 sophisticated state-of-the-art instruments.

University Science Instrumentation Centre [USIC]:

  • USIC was established in the year 1979 for providing in house facilities for design, development and maintenance of scientific instruments. 

Jawaharlal Nehru University Courses:

 

Discipline Course Specialization
Arts B.A Arabic
Chinese
French
German
Japanese
Korean
Pushto
Russian
Spanish
M.A  Ancient History
Arabic
Arts & Aesthetics
Chinese
Development and Labour Studies
Economics
Economics(with specialisation in World Economy)
English
French and Francophone Studies
Geography
German Literature
German Translation/Translation & Interpretation
Hindi
International Relations and Area Studies
Japanese
Korean
Linguistics
Medieval History
Modern History
Persian
Philosophy
Political Science
Politics(with specialisation in International Studies)
Russian
Sanskrit
Sociology
Spanish
Urdu
Science  M.Sc
Environmental Sciences
Life Sciences
Biotechnology
Physics
Arts M.Phil Portuguese
M.Phil./Ph.D
African Studies
Ancient History
Arabic
Canadian Studies
Chinese Studies
Chinese
Cinema Studies
Comparative Politics And Political Theory
Computer & Systems Sciences
Diplomacy and Disarmament
Discrimination and Exclusion Studies
Economic Studies & Planning
Economics
Educational Studies
English
European Studies
French
Geography
German
Hindi Translation
Hindi
Indo-Pacific Studies (South-East Asia/South-West Pacific)
Inner Asian Studies
International Legal Studies
International Organisation
International Politics
International Trade & Development
Japanese Studies
Japanese
Korean Studies
Korean
Latin American Studies
Law & Governance
Life Sciences
Linguistics
Media Studies
Medieval History
Modern History
North East India Studies
Persian
Philosophy
Political Geography
Political Studies
Population Studies
Programme in Social Sciences in Health
Research Area
Research Area II
Research Area III
Research Area IV
Russian & Central Asian Studies
Research Area IV
Sanskrit
Social Systems
South Asian Studies
Spanish
Studies in Science Policy
Tamil
Theatre and Performance Studies
United States Studies
Urdu(URDP)
Visual Arts
West Asian Studies
Women Studies
M.Tech/Ph.D
Computer & Systems Sciences
Pre-Ph.D./Ph.D Nanosciences
Biotechnology
Chemical Science
Computaional Biology & Bioinformatics
Mathematical Science
Molecular Medicine
Physical Science
Science M.Sc+Ph.D
Computational & Integrative Sciences
Molecular Medicine
MPH/Ph.D
Programme in Community Health
Computer Applications MCA 
Media and Communication Diploma Urdu

Jawaharlal Nehru University Placements:

The University has a good placement record. Below are some of the highlights of  JNU placement drives.

Packages

INR per annum

Highest Salary

10.5 lacs

Average Salary

8.5 Lacs

Recruiters: 

Lister technologies

tekbos

Clicktable

American Megatrends

Sanmina

GoDB tech

Daikin

Honda logistics

avalon group

Aptara

NIIT

Pearson

JNU, New Delhi Scholarships:

JNU scholarship is provided to all eligible students. The students can apply for scholarships if they are eligible.

Scholarships:

Tendulkar Scholarship

Jawahar Bhawan Trust

D S Gardi Sanskrit

Prof. Nurul Hasan

Prof. M J K Thavaraj MCM

Prof. Gauri Shankar Singhal Merit

Fellowships:

Okita Memorial Fellowship

Fox International Fellowship of Yale University

Swamy Pranavananda Memorial Research

G Parthasarthi Endowment

Nippon Foundation [Japan]

Dr. Prafulla K. Pani research

Australian High Commission

Dr Sheila Zurbrigg

Posco Fellowship

JNU Schools:

Jawaharlal Nehru University courses have diverse departments or Schools which has a spectrum of Disciplines.

  • Biotechnology
  • Computational and integrated science
  • Computer and system science
  • Arts and aesthetics
  • Engineering
  • Environmental science
  • Life science
  • Language literature and cultural studies
  • International studies
  • Social science 
  • Sanskrit and Indic studies
  • Physical science
  • Atal Bihari Vajpayee school of management and entrepreneurship

 JNU Collaborations:

JNU, New Delhi has made collaboration with universities and institutions in 48 countries. some of the universities and institutions are mentioned below.

  • Kandahar University, Afghanistan.
  • Daito Bunka University, Japan
  • Niigata University, Japan
  • Tribhuvan University, Nepal
  • Washington University
  • Universiti Teknologi Mara, Malaysia 
  • The University of Warsaw, Poland
  • University of Tehran, Iran
  • Centralesupelec, France
  • The University of Havana, Cuba and many more.

JNU FAQs:

Where is JNU located in New Delhi?

The University is located in New Mehrauli Road in the Southern part of New Delhi. 

How far is JNU from the Railway station and the Airport?

It is about 17 Kms from the New Delhi Railway station and is at a very short distance from Indira Gandhi International Airport. One can take the metro which connects both the Railway station and the Airport and get down at Hauz Khas Metro Station.

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Student Reviews


Manjul
Manjul
Master of Science [M.Sc], batch of 2016
6/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
  • Classes at Jawaharlal Nehru University start from 9 am to 5:30 pm.
  • The quality of education is good.
  • My overall experience is good at the college.

CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
  • There are clubs like Mountaineering club, cricket club, basketball club etc in Jawaharlal Nehru University.
  • Sports week, cultural week are celebrated often on the campus.
  • Life in college is awesome



Deepak
Deepak
Master of Arts [MA] (Economics), batch of 2016
8/10
SOCIAL ATMOSPHERE
  • JNU has plethora of things to do, something is going inside the campus at any given time of the day and in the city of Delhi you can never get bored.

FOREIGN EXCHANGE & INTERNATIONAL EXPOSURE
  • JNU has excellent contacts abroad with different colleges and universities and students usually get scholarships to continue their studies abroad.

ACADEMICS & FACULTY
  • The name is enough JNU is one the premier institutes with more than good enough professors to help students through everything.
  • All of them are usually Phd's in their field



Deepak
Deepak
Master of Arts [MA] (Economics), batch of 2016
8/10
SOCIAL ATMOSPHERE
  • JNU has plethora of things to do, something is going inside the campus at any given time of the day and in the city of Delhi you can never get bored.

FOREIGN EXCHANGE & INTERNATIONAL EXPOSURE
  • JNU has excellent contacts abroad with different colleges and universities and students usually get scholarships to continue their studies abroad.

ACADEMICS & FACULTY
  • The name is enough JNU is one the premier institutes with more than good enough professors to help students through everything.
  • All of them are usually Phd's in their field



Manjul
Manjul
Master of Science [M.Sc], batch of 2016
6/10
ACADEMICS & FACULTY
  • Classes at Jawaharlal Nehru University start from 9 am to 5:30 pm.
  • The quality of education is good.
  • My overall experience is good at the college.

CLUBS & ASSOCIATIONS
  • There are clubs like Mountaineering club, cricket club, basketball club etc in Jawaharlal Nehru University.
  • Sports week, cultural week are celebrated often on the campus.
  • Life in college is awesome



Contact Details and Location


Address : New Mehrauli Road, New Delhi, India
Website : http://jnu.ac.in

Affiliation and Accreditation


The college is affiliated to Jawaharlal Nehru University - [JNU], New Delhi and accredited by NAAC UGC.

Facilities


Computer labs
Sports
Gym
Medical
Cafeteria
Library
Auditorium
Hostel

Eligibility Criteria and Admission Procedure


Jawaharlal Nehru University Eligibility Criteria:

Courses

Eligibility

MA

  • Candidates should have an aggregate of 50% in Bachelor degree.
MCA
  • Candidates should have an aggregate of 55% in graduation with Mathematics subject.

M.Sc

  • Candidates should have completed Bachelor in relevant subject from any recognized university.

M.Phil/Ph.D.

  • Candidates should have completed masters degree with an aggregate of 55% in relevant subjects.

Jawaharlal Nehru University Admissions:

The below mentioned are the steps to the admission process.

  • Candidates can download the JNU form for application, from the official website of the college.
  • Foreign nationals who are living in India will have to appear for the entrance exam/ interview.

Courses and Fees Structure of Jawaharlal Nehru University, [JNU] New Delhi

See all Courses and Full Fee Structure
Jawaharlal Nehru University, [JNU] New Delhi Engineering Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master of Technology [M.Tech]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 778
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1,031
Jawaharlal Nehru University, [JNU] New Delhi Management Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1,031
Jawaharlal Nehru University, [JNU] New Delhi Science Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master of Philosophy [M.Phil]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 772
Master of Public Health [MPH]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 723
Master of Science [M.Sc]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 728
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1,031
Jawaharlal Nehru University, [JNU] New Delhi Humanities and Arts Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Advanced Diploma  1 year(s), Full Time Rs. 234
Bachelor of Arts [BA] {Hons.}  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1,097
Master of Arts [MA]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 733
Master of Philosophy [M.Phil]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 778
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1,031
Ph.D  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1,031
Jawaharlal Nehru University, [JNU] New Delhi Mass Media and Communications Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master of Arts [MA]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 733
Jawaharlal Nehru University, [JNU] New Delhi Medical Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master of Philosophy [M.Phil]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 778
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1,031
Jawaharlal Nehru University, [JNU] New Delhi Law Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master of Philosophy [M.Phil]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 778
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1,031
Jawaharlal Nehru University, [JNU] New Delhi Computer Applications Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master of Computer Application [MCA]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1,087
Jawaharlal Nehru University, [JNU] New Delhi Education Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1,031
Jawaharlal Nehru University, [JNU] New Delhi Agriculture Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Master of Science [M.Sc]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 728
Ph.D  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 1,031

Hostel Details


JNU, New Delhi Hostel Details:

  • The hostel rooms are provided with all the basic amenities like a bookshelf, table, chairs, etc.
  • Jawaharlal Nehru University Facilities include separate hostels for both girls and boys.
  • The hostels are built for maximum air ventilation and natural sunlight.
  • The hostel mess serves healthy and delicious food, filtered drinking water.
  • The hostels have 24 hours of water supply.
  • There is a reading room, TV, gymnasium in the hostels for the students.
  • The campus has Bank and ATM facilities.
  • JNU hostel fees are very affordable.

Discussion Forum



Q

what is the address of jawaharlal nehru university?

Asked By alan,

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Replied By GetmyuniEnterprise

New Mehrauli Road, Munirka, New Delhi, Delhi 110067.



Q

who are the notable alumni of jawaharlal nehru university?

Asked By alan,

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Replied By GetmyuniEnterprise

Prakash Karat, Aditya Jha, Kanhaiya Kumar, Nirmala Sitharam, Abhijeet Bannerjee are some of the notable alumni of Jawaharlal nehru university.



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