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Jawaharlal Nehru University, [JNU] New Delhi Admissions 2020

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Jawaharlal Nehru University established by an act of Parliament in 1966 is one of the leading universities in India and a world-renowned centre for teaching & research. JNU has acquired NIRF ranking, NAAC accreditation, and the status of the ‘University of Excellence’ from the UGC. JNU has become the place for the insatiably curious, intellectually restless, and the mentally rigorous students by giving them the space to grow amidst the calmness of an oasis, a green lung within the hustle and bustle and the crowds of the capital city of India. 

JNU offers an array of undergraduate, postgraduate, certificate, diploma, and doctoral programs in various fields. Also, JNU was the first to offer courses in foreign languages in an integrated five year MA program. Find all the details such as application form dates, courses offered, the application process, and much more on this page.

Mentioned below are the latest JNU admission updates which contain the updates regarding the last date for admission.

Jawaharlal Nehru University Admission 2020 Quick Updates

  • JNU correction application form last date has been extended further until July 20, 2020. Click here.

Jawaharlal Nehru University was established in the year 1969 by an Act of Parliament. There are many recognized Institutions that are granted under JNU such as Central Drug Research Institute, Raman Research Institute, V.V. Giri National Labour Institute, and many others. The University has exchange programmes and academic collaboration through signing MoU’s with 71 Universities across the world. JNU was awarded the “Visitor’s Award” for “Best University” in the year 2017. Jawaharlal Nehru University was ranked number 3 among all Universities in the year 2016 by the National Institutional Ranking Framework, Government of India. JNU Campus is a thousand-acre big and is laid on the rugged barren terrain of the Aravali hill range. It has a 1:10 teacher-student ratio, which helps in the overall development of students. At present, there are 10 schools and 4 special centres in the university. It also has got a huge nine-storey University Library which is among the first batch of universities to be chosen as a beneficiary of the UGC- INFONET- INFLIBNET consortium of Electronic journals.


Jawaharlal Nehru University Admission 2020

The University offers an undergraduate program, and  Postgraduate, and research programs in different specializations under the stream of Science, Commerce, Arts, etc. The scores at NTA (National Testing Agency) which is conducted by a premier, autonomous and self-regulated organization will be considered for the JNU admission 2020. The marks in the previous qualifying examination will also be given value.

Jawaharlal Nehru University Admission Contents

Courses Offered by Jawaharlal Nehru University

Various Bachelor's, Masters’s, M.Phil, Diploma and PhD courses are offered at Jawaharlal Nehru University in different specializations under the stream of Science, Commerce, Arts, etc.

  • Bachelor’s courses in various such as BA (Honours) in Arabic, BA (Honours) in Chinese, BA (Honours) in French, BA (Honours) in German, BA (Honours) in Japanese and many are offered by JNU
  • Master’s courses such as MA in Ancient History, MA in Arabic, MA in Arts & Aesthetics are offered

The courses offered at JNU with their specialization offered are as follows:



BA (Honours)











Integrated M.Sc-Ph.D.

Computational & Integrative Sciences

Integrated M.Sc-Ph.D

Molecular Medicine


Ancient History


Arts & Aesthetics


Development and Labour Studies


Economics (with specialization in World Economy)


French and Francophone Studies


German Literature

German Translation/Translation & Interpretation


International Relations and Area Studies




Medieval history



Political Science







Environmental Sciences

Life Sciences





African Studies

Ancient History


Canadian Studies

Chinese Studies


Cinema Studies

Comparative Politics and Political Theory

ComparativeSystem Science

Diplomacy and Disarmament

Discrimination and Exclusion Studies

Economic Studies & Planning


Educational Studies


European Studies




Hindi Translation


Indo -Pacific Studies  

Inner Asian Studies

International Legal Studies

International Organisation  

International Politics

International Trade & Development

Japanese Studies


Korean Studies


Latin American Studies

Law & Governance

Life Sciences


Media Studies

Medieval History

Modern History

North East India Studies



Political Geography

Political Studies

Population Studies

Programme in Social Sciences in Health

Research Area I

Research Area II

Research Area III

Research Area IV

Russian & Central Asian Studies



Social Systems

South Asian Studies


Studies in Science Policy


Theatre and Performance Studies

United States Studies


Visual Arts

West Asian Studies

Women Studies

Computer & Systems Sciences




Community Health

Pre - PhD/PhD.



Chemical Science

Computational Biology & Bioinformatics

Mathematical Science

Molecular Medicine

Physical Science



Apart from the above courses Jawaharlal Nehru University also offers the following certificate and Diploma programmes




Advance Diploma in Mass Media in Urdu

Advance Diploma in Puhto

Diploma in Bhasha Indonesia

Certificate Programme

Bahasa Indonesia




Computational Linguistics

JNU Application Form 2020

The admission announcement will be made in the appropriate print media by NTA for information of prospective candidates

  1. The student who is willing to pursue at JNU should mail the admission office with the required information.
  2. The applicant has to mention their Full Name, Phone Number, Latest qualification with score and the certificates.

Jawaharlal Nehru University Admission Fees 2020

For different courses, the fee differs according to the JNU fee structure.

  • The total course fee for the M.Sc program is INR 728/-
  • The course fee for the PhD program is INR 1,031 for 3 years duration.

JNU Entrance Exam 2020

The student has to qualify at the National Testing Agency (NTA) to be eligible for the admission at Jawaharlal Nehru University which is the basic criteria for the admission 

JNU Hall Ticket Download

  1. The student has to visit the official website of the college.
  2. Click on “Admissions” which is available on the toolbar.
  3. From the drop-down click on NTA-JNU which will take the student to the next page.
  4. From the links available on the page the student can download the hall tickets.

JNUEE Syllabus

The candidates who are applying for the Jawaharlal Nehru University must prepare for the entrance examination based on their Undergraduate syllabus as prescribed by the recognized Universities and Colleges

  • The following are some of the books to refer to:

Book Name

Author Name

Study Notes materiels on MCA Entrance Exam (Quantitative Aptitude, English, Logical Reasoning and General Knowledge)


Genetic Engineering

P.S. Verma

Objective Physics

Subhash K. Verma

M.Sc Entrance - Computer Science

Vijeta Competitions

JNUEE Preparation Tips

Preparation tips are those which can help a candidate excel in their exams and few of them are given below:

  • Previous year question papers are very essential for the Entrance Examination
  • The student must be thorough with Undergraduate course syllabus
  • Refer books related to Quantitative Aptitude, Logical Reasoning, Decision Making, and English

JNUEE Application Form

  • Registration: The student has to provide Full Name, Phone Number and E-Mail ID for the purpose of registration
  • JNUEE Login: The students can log in by providing the phone number and the password

JNU MBA Admission 2020

Jawaharlal Nehru University also does offer MBA Full-time programme for the students. The student should have an undergraduate degree at any discipline from a recognized University in order to gain eligibility.

JNU MBA Eligibility

The student has to take up the CAT Entrance examination from which 70% of the total score secured will be considered. They should also attend Viva-Voce from which 30% score will be considered.

Courses Eligibility Admission Criteria
MBA Candidate should be a Graduate
Merit-based, CAT score and Candidates performance in Viva is also taken into consideration

JNU UG Admission 2020

Undergraduate courses which include BA (Honours) in different languages are offered at Jawaharlal Nehru University.

  • BA (Honours) in Chinese, French, German and many others are offered.

JNU BA Eligibility

The student must have completed 10+2 with 60% aggregate marks to become eligible to apply. Based on the Computer Based Test conducted by the NTA the students will be selected.



Admission Criteria

BA (Honours) in Arabic

The student must have completed 10+2 with 60% aggregate marks

Based on the “Computer Based Test” conducted by the NTA, Merit list

BA (Honours) in Chinese

BA (Honours) in French

BA (Honours) in German

BA (Honours) in Japanese

BA (Honours) in Korean

BA (Honours) in Persian

BA (Honours) in Pushto

BA (Honours) in Russian

BA (Honours) in Spanish

JNU PG Admission 2020

Postgraduate courses such as MA, M.Sc, MCA, M.Phill in different specializations are offered at JNU. The integrated course is also being provided at JNU which includes M.Sc-Ph.D. JNU PG admission 2020 can be done online on the official Website as well.

JNU PG Eligibility

Candidate must be a graduate to apply for Postgraduation JNU courses. Admissions are done based on merit and candidates' score in the Computer Based Test which is conducted by the NTA.



Admission Criteria

MA in Ancient History

The student must have completed an undergraduate degree with 60% aggregate from a recognized University

Based on the Computer Based Test the students will be selected.

Based on the Merit list

MA in Arabic

MA in Arts & Aesthetics

MA in Chinese

MA in Development and Labour Studies

MA in Economics

MA in Economics (with specialization in World Economy)

MA in English

MA in French and Francophone Studies

MA in Geography

MA in German Literature

MA in German Translation/Translation & Interpretation

MA in Hindi

MA in International Relations and Area Studies

MA in Japanese

MA in Korean

MA in Linguistics

MA in Medieval history

MA in Persian

MA in Philosophy

MA in Political Science

MA in Politics

MA in Russian

MA in Sanskrit

MA in Sociology

MA in Spanish

MA in Urdu

MA in Environmental Sciences

MA in Life Sciences

MA in Physics


M.Sc Biotechnology

M.Phil Portuguese

The student must have completed an undergraduate degree with 60% aggregate from a recognized University

70% of the scores will be considered from the Computer Based Test, 30% of the scores will be considered from Viva Voce

M.Phill/PhD in African Studies

The student must have completed an Undergraduate degree with 60% aggregate from a recognized University

The candidate has to clear NET-JET

The selection test will be based on Viva Voce ONLY

M.Phill/PhD in Ancient History

M.Phill/PhD in Arabic

M.Phill/PhD in Canadian Studies

M.Phill/PhD in Chinese Studies

M.Phill/PhD in Chinese

M.Phill/PhD in Cinema Studies

M.Phill/PhD in Comparative Politics and Political Theory

M.Phill/PhD in ComparativeSystem Science

M.Phill/PhD in Diplomacy and Disarmament

M.Phill/PhD in Discrimination and Exclusion Studies

M.Phill/PhD in Economic Studies & Planning

M.Phill/PhD in Economics

M.Phill/PhD in Educational Studies

M.Phill/PhD in English

M.Phill/PhD in European Studies

M.Phill/PhD in French

M.Phill/PhD in Geography

M.Phill/PhD in German

M.Phill/PhD in Hindi Translation

M.Phill/PhD in Hindi

M.Phill/PhD in Indo -Pacific Studies  

M.Phill/PhD in Inner Asian Studies

M.Phill/PhD in International Legal Studies

M.Phill/PhD in International Organisation  

M.Phill/PhD in International Politics

M.Phill/PhD in International Trade & Development

M.Phill/PhD in Japanese Studies

M.Phill/PhD in Japnese

M.Phill/PhD in Korean Studies

M.Phill/PhD in Korean

M.Phill/PhD in Latin American Studies

M.Phill/PhD in Law & Governance

M.Phill/PhD in Life Sciences

M.Phill/PhD in Linguistics

M.Phill/PhD in Media Studies

M.Phill/PhD in Medieval History

M.Phill/PhD in Modern History

M.Phill/PhD in North East India Studies

M.Phill/PhD in Persian

M.Phill/PhD in Philosophy

M.Phill/PhD in Political Geography

M.Phill/PhD in Political Studies

M.Phill/PhD in Population Studies

M.Phill/PhD in Programme in Social Sciences in Health

M.Phill/PhD in Research Area I

M.Phill/PhD in Research Area II

M.Phill/PhD in Research Area III

M.Phill/PhD in Research Area IV

M.Phill/PhD in Russian & Central Asian Studies

M.Phill/PhD in Russian

M.Phill/PhD in Sanskrit

M.Phill/PhD in Social Systems

M.Phill/PhD in South Asian Studies

M.Phill/PhD in Spanish

M.Phill/PhD in Studies in Science Policy

M.Phill/PhD in Tamil

M.Phill/PhD in Theatre and Performance Studies

M.Phill/PhD in United States Studies

M.Phill/PhD in Urdu

M.Phill/PhD in Visual Arts

M.Phill/PhD in West Asian Studies

M.Phill/PhD in Women Studies

M.Phill/PhD in Computer & Systems Sciences

Integrated M.Sc-Ph.D. Computational & Integrative Sciences

Integrated M.Sc-Ph.D. Molecular Medicine


MPH/PhD. Integrated M.Sc-Ph.D.


Pre - PhD/PhD. Nanosciences


Pre - PhD/PhD. Biotechnology


Pre - PhD/PhD. Chemical Science


Pre - PhD/PhD. Computational Biology & Bioinformatics


Pre - PhD/PhD. Mathematical Science


Pre - PhD/PhD. Molecular Medicine


Pre - PhD/PhD. Physical Science


JNU Admission Helpline

Jawaharlal Nehru University Contact Details

Phone Number 

011-26704054, 011-26741236, 011-26704047, 011-26704048, 011-26742617



Email ID

[email protected], [email protected], [email protected]


Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Mehrauli Road, New Delhi, India - 110067.

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Jawaharlal Nehru University, [JNU] New Delhi Admission and Fess Details 2020:

Course For Admission Total Tution Fees Admission Forms
Jawaharlal Nehru University, [JNU] New Delhi BA {Hons.} Rs. 1,097
Jawaharlal Nehru University, [JNU] New Delhi MA Rs. 733
Jawaharlal Nehru University, [JNU] New Delhi M.Tech Rs. 778
Jawaharlal Nehru University, [JNU] New Delhi MCA Rs. 1,087
Jawaharlal Nehru University, [JNU] New Delhi M.Sc Rs. 728
Jawaharlal Nehru University, [JNU] New Delhi M.Phil Rs. 772
Jawaharlal Nehru University, [JNU] New Delhi M.Phil Rs. 778
Jawaharlal Nehru University, [JNU] New Delhi MPH Rs. 723

Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process 2020 for Jawaharlal Nehru University, [JNU] New Delhi Reviews

Integerated Msc Phd (Molecular Medicine), batch of 2022
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process
  • I took admission in an Integrated MSc and PhD course in Molecular Medicine from Special Center for Molecular Medicine (SCMM), Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi.
  • To be eligible for the course, you need to have a 3 or 4 years BSc Degree in any Science, B.Tech or MBBS.
  • There is no age limit for applying to this course.
  • The admissions are taken on the basis of a written entrance test conducted by SCMM which mostly consists of General Aptitude questions followed by questions from Life Sciences.
  • The cut off is usually above 65% and these candidates are then called for an interview session.
  • A collective score of the written test + interview scores gets you a seat for the course.
  • The usual intake is 5 - 7 students per year.

Master of Science [M.Sc], batch of 2018
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

For M.sc in biotechnology, One must have a graduation degree in life science or any life sciences related subject (zoology, botany, biochemistry, biotechnology, genetics etc). An all India entrance test For biotechnology CEEB has been conducted every year. To get admission in JNU, one has to rank within 20.

Post Graduate Programme in Management [PGPM], batch of 2021
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process
  • I am studying here MBA programme and I am from a poor family, my family members find difficult to manage money for my education. So i want to take scholarship to help me in my study.
  • Jawaharlal Nehru University IS PROVIDEING SCHOLARSHIP.

M.A english, batch of 2019
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

Basically, for an MA course, one has to complete the 10+2+3 years of study, in other words, a graduation degree is compulsory. The JNU entrance examination is a must to get in the university Usually, the cutoffs are from 60-70 %

Master of Arts [MA] (Political Science), batch of 2019
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process
  • There is an Entrance exam for application to JNU, Delhi.is 
  • Cutoff mark for the entrance exam is 50 % and follow by viva

Master of Science [M.Sc] (Life Science), batch of 2017
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

The eligibility criteria was B.sc with biotechnology and one should have appeared for JNUEEE entrance exam. 

Master of Science [M.Sc] (Physics), batch of 2016
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

The admission for M.Sc is done on the basis of marks obtained in B.Sc.

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Kyle Ash
Master of Business Administration [MBA], batch of 2003
Eligibility Criteria and Admission Process

The cutoff is very low. Anyone can apply for this college.


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