Mode of Application
Online & Offline Both
START DATE - END DATE
01st Jun, 2018 - 14th Jun, 2018
Jadavpur University in West Bengal, India offers the undergraduate courses of BA, B.Sc. and B.P.Ed. as its program. The BA and B.Sc. courses are for a duration of three years and the B.P.Ed. Program is for a duration of two year. The application forms for all courses will be made available online the University website at different dates.
Jadavpur University offers 9 BA courses in different subjects through several departments, 5 B.Sc. courses and one B.P.Ed. Course. The University even offers several postgraduate and professional courses.
Jadavpur University has the following faculties that are offering the above-mentioned courses:
The admission to some of these courses are made through entrance exams, while others on the basis of marks obtained in the qualifying exam. The eligibility and the selection process differs from course to course.
Online & Offline Both
01st Jun, 2018 - 14th Jun, 2018
|Last date for Submission of Application Online for BA||14th Jun, 2018|
|Entrance Test Date||27th - 29th Jun, 2018|
|Last date for Submission of Online Application for B.Sc.||14th Jun, 2018|
The University offers the three year BA Program in the following disciplines:
|Department||General||PD||SC/ST||OBC-A/OBC-B/Kashmiri Migrants and Sports|
|Bengali||10+2 with 65% marks||10+2 with 61% marks||10+2 with 48% marks||10+2 with 58% marks|
|Comparative Literature||10+2 with 60% marks in aggregate, and first and second language each||10+2 with 57% marks in aggregate, and first and second language each||10+2 with 45% marks in aggregate, and first and second language each||10+2 with 54% marks in aggregate, and first and second language each|
|Economics||10+2 with 70% marks in aggregate and 75% marks in Mathematics||10+2 with 66% marks in aggregate and 71% marks in Mathematics||10+2 with 52% marks in aggregate and 56% marks in Mathematics||10+2 with 63% marks in aggregate and 67% marks in Mathematics|
|English||10+2 with 75% marks||10+2 with 71% marks||10+2 with 56% marks||10+2 with 67% marks|
|History||10+2 with 75% marks||10+2 with 71% marks||10+2 with 56% marks||10+2 with 67% marks|
|Philosophy||10+2 with 50% marks||10+2 with 47% marks||10+2 with 37% marks||10+2 with 45% marks|
|Sanskrit||10+2 with 60% marks in aggregate with 65% marks in Sanskrit||10+2 with 57% marks in aggregate with 61% marks in Sanskrit||10+2 with 45% marks in aggregate with 48% marks in Sanskrit||10+2 with 54% marks in aggregate with 58% marks in Sanskrit|
|Political Science||10+2 with 60% marks||10+2 with 57% marks||10+2 with 45% marks||10+2 with 54% marks|
|Sociology||10+2 with 60% marks||10+2 with 57% marks||10+2 with 45% marks||10+2 with 54% marks|
The University offers the three year B.Sc. Program in the following disciplines:
Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Geological Sciences
10+2 with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics and minimum 65% marks in average in these three
10+2 with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics and minimum 58.5% marks in average in these three
10+2 with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics and minimum 48% marks in average in these three
10+2 with Mathematics and any two subjects from Physics, Chemistry & Geography, securing at least 65% marks in average obtained in above mentioned three
10+2 with Mathematics and any two subjects from Physics, Chemistry & Geography, securing at least 58.5% marks in average obtained in above mentioned three
10+2 with Mathematics and any two subjects from Physics, Chemistry & Geography, securing at least 48% marks in average obtained in above mentioned three
Note: Candidates who have obtained the Bachelor’s Degree from a recognized University are not eligible for admission to the Bachelor Degree course of this University.
You should fulfil any of the following criteria:
The application process is online beginning from June 3, 2017. The form can be accessed on the University website. The entire Application process is online, but the certificate for sports category, OBC category and PD category will have to be sent separately to the University.
Online Application: The entire Application process comprises primarily of three steps.
Step 1: First, you must login and enter your personal and educational information here. You have to provide this information only once, regardless of how many departments you apply for. If you are not sure about the meaning of any box, place the cursor over that box, and a Tool Tip box will appear. Now click Submit button to save your data. You will then get a unique number. Please note down this, you will need this No. to login to this system in future.
Step 2: You will now be required to select the department you wish to apply for. Before applying you can review the eligibility criteria from the link on the top right corner. If you are eligible, click the Apply button. For each department that you apply for, you will be generated a different Application number. You must note down that Application number.
Step 3: In the Main Page you will get the link for online payment of Application Fee of INR 150 which can be made online through SBI I-Collect system in any of the following modes:
Now you need to go to the link and pay the Application Fees using Net Banking/ Credit Card/ Debit Card. You should then upload the SB Collect Reference No (starting with DU) in this website, and click on submit.
Your Application process is now complete.
In addition, applicants must submit attested photocopies of the certificates for participation in Sports/Games for applying under Sports category, and disability under PD category along with a copy of online payment receipt at the following address on or before 5pm on June 17, 2017.
Office of the Dean and Secretary,
Faculty Council of Arts, U.G. Arts Building, Ground Floor
Jadavpur University, Kolkata 700032
The following table exhibits the selection criteria related to the courses, that a candidate wishes to enrol in:
Marks obtained in Mathematics will be added to aggregate to obtain a final score out of 500. Candidates will be ranked as per the final score.
BA History, Sanskrit and Sociology
Marks scored in qualifying exam
BA English, Comparative Literature
On the basis of a two and a half hour written test for English and a two hour written test for Comparative Literature
BA Political Science, Philosophy
Entrance Exam + Qualifying Exam with 50% weightage each
Entrance Exam (60% weightage) + 40% weightage of marks obtained in Bengali and English taken together in qualifying exam
B.Sc. Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics
Marks scored in the qualifying exam (out of a score of 400)
B.Sc. Geological Sciences, Geography
Marks scored in the qualifying exam (out of a score of 300)
Admission test (Practical) + academic results + written test.
There will be a separate merit list for male and female candidates.
Note: Candidates who have passed the Higher Secondary or its equivalent examination (under 10+2 system) through a correspondence course under any recognized Board/Council, shall be required to sit for a Preliminary Qualifying Test (PQT) for admissions to BA (Honours) in Economics, History, Sanskrit and Sociology.
The reservation criteria will apply only to those candidates domiciled in the state of West Bengal. It will be based on the policy followed by the state government rules.
For PWD: Persons with 40% or more disability will only be considered for admission under PD category under PWD. Applicants under PD category will have to appear before an expert committee to be constituted by the University.
For OBC Category: The candidates who will be provisionally selected under the OBC- A and OBC- B categories must produce an OBC certificate at the time of counselling/ admission, whose date of issue should not be earlier than June 2015. It should be issued by the competent authority that clearly indicates:
For Sports Quota: There are certain requirements that the candidate must fulfil.
For the sports and games recognised by AIU, the candidate must have:
For Chess: The candidate must have FIDE rating of 1700 and above is eligible to apply for admission under sports quota.
For Tennis: A student having AITA ranking up to 300 for under 18 years boys/girls or ranking up to 500 for open (Men/Women) category is eligible to apply for admission under sports quota.