JESNU 2020

Exam Date : June 20, 2020
Result Date : June 30, 2020

Sister Nivedita University (SNU) was established in 2017. It is located in New Town, Kolkata. It offers B.Tech, BBA, BCA, BA, B.Sc, B.Stat and B.Com courses at undergraduate level. Sister Nivedita University also offers MBA, MCA, MA, M.Com, M.Sc and M.Stat courses in various specializations at postgraduate level. Application forms for all the courses can be filled online by visiting the official website of the university.

West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Board (WBJEEB) is the official authority that will be responsible to conduct an entrance exam known as JESNU. The JESNU is popularly known as a Joint Entrance for Sister Nivedita University. However, the Board will conduct the Joint Entrance for Sister Nivedita University at the state level for the eligible applicants. And the entrance exam will be organized every year with a motive to provide admission to the eligible applicants in the university.

Applicants who are interested in getting admission in three-year undergraduate courses at Sister Nivedita University, Kolkata need to appear for the entrance exam and score well in the entrance exam. As official authorities will provide admission to the eligible applicants on the basis of the marks secured by them in the entrance exam. 

What is JESNU 2020?

JESNU 2020 exam will be conducted to grant admissions in the three-year undergraduate courses at Sister Nivedita University. West Bengal Joint Entrance Examinations Board (WBJEEB) will conduct JESNU 2020 exam. WBJEEB is headquartered at AQ 13/1, Sector V, Salt Lake City, Kolkata 700091 JESNU is a state-level examination. Candidates qualifying JESNU 2020 will be eligible for admission in Udergratude Degree Courses (B.Tech, BBA, B.Com, BCA, BSC, B.A) in various disciplines offered by Sister Nivedita University, Kolkata.

JESNU Exam at a glance
Exam Name Joint Entrance for Sister Nivedita University
Level Of Exam State Level
Mode Of Test Offline
Frequency Once a year
Eligibility Candidates must have passed or appeared in the Higher Secondary Examination conducted by the Council of Higher Secondary Education, West Bengal or any equivalent examination
Conducting Authority WBJEEB
Marking Pattern A correct answer will fetch 2 marks
Negative Marking -1/2 (25% of marks allotted for each question)

JESNU Seat Matrix 2020

Courses wise availability of seats is as follows:

JESNU seat availability matrix
Courses Total Seats
B.Tech ( Sp in Computer Science & Business Systems) 120
BBA ( Business Process Management) 120
BCA 120
BBA 60
B.Sc (Hons) in Physics 60
B.Sc (Hons) in Chemistry 60
B.Sc (Hons) in Biotechnology 60
B.Sc (Hons) in Microbiology 60
B.Sc (Hons) in Economics 60
B.Stat. (Hons. in Statistics) 60
B.Sc in Hospitality &TourismAdministration 60
B.A (Hons) in English 60
B.A (Hons) in Mass Communication & Journalism 60
B.Com( Hons) 60
BBA (Health Care Management and Hospitality Management) 60
BBA ( Digital Marketing) 60
BBA (Sports Marketing) 60

JESNU Exam Dates 2020

JESNU application form 2020 will be available on the official website of WBJEEB from May 20, 2020 until June 8, 2020. JESNU 2020 examination will be conducted on June 20, 2020. it is necessary that a candidate makes note of these JESNU important dates so that you can start your preparation accordingly (the above-mentioned dates are tentative).

JESNU Eligibility

Candidate must have completed Higher Secondary Examination conducted by the Council of Higher Secondary Education, West Bengal or any other equivalent exam, and must have at least five recognized subjects along with English subject as a mandatory subject in the qualifying exam. Official authorities have not decided on an upper or lower age limit for the applicants to apply for the admission procedure. One should be a citizen of India in order to apply for the admission procedure. One should be a permanent resident of West Bengal state in order to apply. More than 55% should be scored by the applicant in the qualifying exam. And reserved category applicants should score a minimum of 50% marks in the qualifying exam.

GMAT/ CAT/ MAT or EMAT passed candidates are eligible to apply for the MBA course. For other PG courses, the admission is completely merit-based.

JESNU Exam Syllabus 2020

JESNU 2020 exam syllabus is based on subjects and topics prescribed by various recognized education boards for 10th and 12th standards. for more detailed information go through the syllabus page.

JESNU Exam Pattern 2020

JESNU exam pattern will have seven different modules, candidates will have to answer any five. If candidates attempt more than five modules, then his/her scores will be considered in the best of five modules. Every incorrect answer will result in the deduction of 25% of the marks allotted for every question. No marks will be deducted for any unanswered question. 

JESNU Application Process 2020

Candidate needs to visit the WBJEEB official website ( for completing the application process of the 2020 exam. JESNU application fee for the candidates is INR 500/- plus Bank Service Charges as applicable. The application fee can be paid by Net Banking or Debit/Credit card.

JESNU Exam Admit Card 2020

Candidates need to visit the official website of the WBJEEB Exam to download JESNU Admit card 2020. The Admit Card will be available on 12th June 2020. For duplicate admit card, candidates have to apply to the Board and have to pay a processing fee of INR 500/- by a bank draft in the name of "West Bengal Joint Entrance Examination Board" payable at Kolkata.

JESNU Exam Results 2020

Applicants will be able to get the results of the entrance exam in the month of June 2020. Results will be announced in online mode on the official website of the university for the reference of the applicants. Applicants need to visit the official website of the university and download the result from the website. The result will be available for those applicants who have cleared the entrance exam. Applicants who have scored well in the entrance exam will be eligible to appear for the counseling session.

Examination Helpdesk

Phone: 800-1023-781/ 1800-3450-050

Address: AQ-13/1, Sector V, Salt Lake City, Kolkata- 700091

Official Website:

JESNU Exam FAQs 2020 

Q: What is JESNU 2020?

JESNU stands for Joint Entrance for Sister Nivedita University. It is a state-level exam authorized by WBJEEB (West Bengal Joint Entrance Exams Board) conducted for candidates who are willing to seek admission in the various undergraduate courses available at Sister Nivedita University, Kolkata.

Q: What are the courses available at Sister Nivedita University that accept JESNU 2020?

B.Sc, BCA, B.A, B.Com, B.Stat, B.B.A, B.Tech in different disciplines are some of the courses one can take up after clearing the JESNU 2020 examination.

Q: When will the JESNU 2020 online Application Form be made available?

The JESNU 2020 online Application Form is expected to be released by May 2020.

Q: Can a candidate who is a Nepal resident appear for the JESNU 2020 Exam?

Yes. There is no restriction on the nationality to which a candidate belongs as per the norms of the JESNU 2020 Eligibility Criteria, therefore even a candidate from Nepal is eligible to write the JESNU exam only if he fulfills the eligibility criteria.

Q: What is the question paper pattern of the JESNU 2020 examination?

The question paper comprises of 7 modules (each module has 10 Multiple Choice Questions) out of which any 5 modules must be attempted by the candidate. The 7 modules are Life Science, Physical Science, Logical Reasoning, Social Science, General Knowledge/ Awareness, Basic Mathematics, and Basic English.

Q: Does the JESNU 2020 evaluation follow a negative marking scheme?

Yes. There is negative marking for the JESNU 2020 Exam. +2 marks are given for every correct option selected. 0.5 marks are deducted for every incorrect option selected. No marks are given for any question that is left un-attempted.

Q: What is the JESNU 2020 Application Fee?

An application fee of Rs.500/- is payable at the time of filling the JESNU 2020 Application Form. This fee does not include banking and transaction charges. the actual fee may vary according to the interest charges charged by your bank while the transaction happens.

Q: What are the various modes available for payment of Application Fee?

JESNU 2020 Application Fee can be paid using Credit Card, Debit Card or Net Banking. There is no provision available for making the payment through cash or any other offline mode of transaction.

Q: When will the JESNU 2020 Exam Results be announced?>

The results are expected to be declared towards the end of June year. The official notification is yet to be released. Candidates are advised to follow the official website ( for regular updates about JESNU 2020 Important Dates.

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