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Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) Admission 2017-18

Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) has a unique academic structure that sets it apart from other universities which is currently being followed in its ten schools of Study and four Special Centres of Learning, established so far. The Schools and Special Centres offer various UG, PG and research courses in multiple specializations under the stream of Science, Commerce, Arts etc. The University usually issues offline Application Forms (by post) during the first or second week of February every year. To promote higher education, every full-time enrolled student of JNU receives financial assistance through various fellowship/scholarship facilities.

The Entrance Examination for admission to the various programs of study is generally held at Kendriya Vidyalayas spread across India in the third week of May every year. The examination consists of One question paper of three hours duration set for each programme of study or each set of programs of study. The Entrance Examination is held for four days with two three-hour sessions on each day. The weightage of marks is 70% and 30% for the Written Examination and the Viva Voce (wherever prescribed) respectively.

Apart from the usual reservation for the backward classes and people with physical disabilities (OBC/SC/ST/PH), the University also has a provision to offer up to 15% of the seats in each programme of study to foreign nationals. These seats for foreign nationals are over and above the intake fixed for each programme of study. The University also awards Deprivation Points, up to a maximum of 10 points, to all female candidates, all candidates hailing from districts of Quartile 1 and 2, Kashmiri migrants, widows/wards of defence personnel killed/disabled in action/in peace time with death/ disability attributable to military service.

Admission information related to various UG, PG courses is elaborately discussed in the following articles:

  1.  JNU Undergraduate Courses Admission 2017
  2.  JNU Post-graduate Courses Admission 2017
  3.  JNU Research Courses Admission 2017
  4.  JNU Integrated Courses Admission 2017

JNU Admission Schedule 2017 

A tentative calendar of important dates regarding admission process for 2017-18 session is provided below:

EVENTDATE
Issue of offline Application Forms (by post)First/Second week of February 2017
Last date for issue of offline Application Forms (by post)Second week of March 2017
Last date for online RegistrationThird week of March 2017
Last date for submission of completed Application Form (to reach JNU)Last week of March 2017
Date of the Entrance ExaminationThird week of May 2017

JNU UG Admission 2017

The School of Language, Literature and Culture Studies (SLLCS) is the only School of Study that provides a Bachelor’s degree in this University i.e. B.A. (Hons). The course is offered in the following languages –  Arabic, Chinese, French, German, Japanese, Korean, Persian, Pashto, Russian And Spanish.

The School also offers entry points to both first and second year of this programme. No viva voce examination is held for admission to B.A. (Hons.) first year, but the candidates for admission to B.A. (Hons.) second year are invited for the viva voce examination. In order to be eligible for viva voce examination, a candidate must secure the following marks out of 70 in the written examination for undergraduate courses (only where viva voce is prescribed):

  •  General Category: 25% (17.50 marks out of 70)
  •  OBC: 22.50% (15.75 marks out of 70)
  •  SC/ST/PH: 15% (10.50 marks out of 70)

The final selection of candidates for admission to the undergraduate programs of study is made on the basis of inter-se merit of candidates in their respective categories, based on their performance

  1.  in the written examination,
  2.  in the viva voce (wherever prescribed), and
  3.  after incorporating the Deprivation Points, wherever applicable.

Candidate must secure the following minimum overall score in the entrance examination for admission to the undergraduate programs of study:

  •  General Category: 30%
  •  OBC: 27%
  •  SC/ST/PH: 25%

An overview of the criteria of eligibility for admission to this programme is provided below:

COURSEELIGIBILITY
 B.A. (HONS.) (Entry point - 1st year)Senior School Certificate (10+2) or equivalent examination with minimum 45% marks
 B.A. (HONS.) (Entry point - 2nd year)First year of Bachelor's degree or an examination recognised as equivalent thereto with at least 45% marks (50% in the case of German) under the 10+2+3 pattern of education

JNU PG Admission 2017

Candidates of all Master’s degree programs of study, except M.A. programs in foreign languages (School of Language, Literature and Culture Studies), are invited for the viva voce examination.

To be eligible to be invited for the viva voce examination, a candidate must secure the following marks out of 70 in the written examination for post-graduate courses (only where viva voce is prescribed):

  •  General Category: 25% (17.50 marks out of 70)
  •  OBC: 22.50% (15.75 marks out of 70)
  •  SC/ST/PH: 15% (10.50 marks out of 70)

The final selection of candidates for admission to the post-graduate programs of study is made on the basis of inter-se merit of candidates in their respective categories, based on their performance

  1.  in the written examination,
  2.  in the viva voce (wherever prescribed), and
  3.  after incorporating the Deprivation Points, wherever applicable.

Candidate must secure the following minimum overall score in the entrance examination for admission to the postgraduate programs of study:

  •  General Category: 30%
  •  OBC: 27%
  •  SC/ST/PH: 25%

Students selected for admission to the M.Sc. Biotechnology Programme of the participating Universities will be eligible to receive a scholarship at the rate of Rs. 3000/- p.m.The selection will depend strictly on the basis of inter-se merit of the candidate in the Entrance Examination vis-à-vis preferences for joining the Universities indicated by the candidate. In case a candidate has not indicated his/her choice for joining a particular University, his/her name will not be considered for that University.

An overview of the criteria of eligibility for admission to these programs is given below:

COURSEELIGIBILITY
M.A.For every course in the School of International Studies (SIS)Bachelor's degree in any discipline under the 10+2+3 pattern of education with at least 50% marks
For every course in the School of Language, Literature and Culture Studies (SLLCS)Bachelor's degree in any discipline under the 10+2+3 pattern of education with at least 45% marks (50% in the case of English, German, Linguistics) with adequate proficiency in the concerned language
For every course in the School of Social Sciences (SSS)Bachelor's degree in any discipline under the 10+2+3 pattern of education with at least 50% marks (45% in the case of Geography and Sociology)
For every course in the School of Arts & Aesthetics (SAA)Bachelor's degree in any discipline under the 10+2+3 pattern of education with at least 50% marks
For every course in the Special Centre for Sanskrit Studies (CSS)Bachelor's degree in any discipline under the 10+2+3 pattern of education with at least 45% marks
M.Sc.For every course in the School of Life Sciences (SLS)Bachelor's degree in allied subjects under the 10+2+3 pattern of education with at least 55% marks
For every course in the School of Environmental Sciences (SES)B.Sc. degree or equivalent in any branch of basic or applied science OR B.E./B.Tech./MBBS with at least 55% marks
For every course in the School of Physical Sciences (SPS)Bachelor's degree (with Physics as one of the subjects) under the 10+2+3 pattern of education with at least 55% marks OR B.Tech.
For every course in the School of Biotechnology (SBT)Bachelor’s degree under 10+2+3 pattern of education in Physical, Biological, Agricultural, Veterinary and Fishery Sciences, Pharmacy, Engineering/Technology, 4-years B.Sc. (Physician Assistant Course) OR Medicine (MBBS) OR B.D.S. with at least 55% marks
M.C.A.For every course in the School of Computer & Systems Sciences (SCSS)Bachelor's degree in any discipline under the 10+2+3 pattern of education with at least 55% marks

JNU M.Phil/Ph.D Admission 2017

The JNU provides research facilities (M.Phil./Ph.D., M.Tech./Ph.D., Pre-Ph.D./Ph.D., MPH/Ph.D.) in more than twenty different disciplines. Candidates seeking admission to M.Phil./Ph.D. programs are invited for the viva voce examination.

To be eligible to be invited for the viva voce examination, a candidate must secure the following marks out of 70 in the written examination for doctoral courses:

  •  General Category: 35% (24.50 marks out of 70)
  •  OBC: 31.50% (22.05 marks out of 70)
  •  SC/ST/PH: 25% (17.50 marks out of 70)

The final selection of candidates for admission to the doctoral programs of study is made on the basis of inter-se merit of candidates in their respective categories, based on their performance

  1.  in the written examination,
  2.  in the viva voce (wherever prescribed), and
  3.  after incorporating the Deprivation Points, wherever applicable.

No candidate is eligible for admission to the doctoral programs of study unless he/she secures the following minimum overall score:

  •  General Category: 40%
  •  OBC: 36%
  •  SC/ST/PH: 30%

A number of research scholars are the recipient of fellowship/scholarship on the basis of having qualified their UGC-NET examination. Some of the students are awarded State Govt. Scholarship, sponsored fellowships, and merit-cum-means scholarships.

An overview of the criteria of eligibility for admission to these programs is given below:

COURSEELIGIBILITY

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

M.Phil./Ph.D. or Pre-Ph.D./Ph.D.

For every course in the School of International Studies (SIS) except INTERNATIONAL LEGAL STUDIESMaster's degree in Political Science, History, Economics, International Relations and Area Studies with at least 50% marks OR Master's degree in Humanities and other Social Sciences with at least 60% marks OR Master's degree in Natural Sciences with at least 65% marks
INTERNATIONAL LEGAL STUDIES in the School of International Studies (SIS)LL.B. degree with at least 55% marks OR M.A. with International Law as one of the subjects with at least 55% marks OR LL.M. degree with at least 50% marks
For every course in the School of Language, Literature and Culture Studies (SLLCS)Master's degree in the concerned language/subject with at least 50% marks
For every course in the School of Social Sciences (SSS)Master's degree in the subject concerned with at least 50% marks OR Master's degree in allied subjects or Humanities with at least 55% marks OR Master's degree in Natural Sciences with at least 60% marks
For every course in the School of Life Sciences (SLS)Master's degree in allied subjects with at least 55% marks
For every course in the School of Environmental Sciences (SES)M.Sc. degree or equivalent in any branch of basic or applied science OR B.E./B.Tech./MBBS with at least 55% marks
For every course in the School of Computer & Systems Sciences (SCSS)Master's degree in allied subjects OR B.E. with at least 55% marks
For every course in the School of Physical Sciences (SPS)M.Sc. degree in allied subjects with at least 55% marks
For every course in the School of Arts & Aesthetics (SAA)Master's degree in any discipline with at least 50% marks
For every course in the School of Computational and Integrative Sciences (SCIS)Master's degree in allied subjects OR B.E. with at least 55% marks
For every course in the School of Biotechnology (SBT)Master's degree in allied subjects OR B.Tech. (Biotechnology / Bioengineering / allied qualifications) with at least 55% marks
For every course in the Special Centre for Sanskrit Studies (CSS)Master's degree in Sanskrit or in an allied subject with at least 55% marks
For every course in the Special Centre for Molecular Medicine (SCMM)Master's degree in allied subjects OR MBBS / BVSc. / B.Pharm. with at least 55% marks
For every course in the Centre for the Study of Law & Governance (CSLG)Master's degree in Humanities and other Social Sciences with at least 55% marks

The University also admits a limited number of candidates to M.Phil./Ph.D. and Pre-Ph.D. programs, who have qualified a national test entitling them to a Junior Research Fellowship in Science Schools, without appearing in the Entrance Examination.

Only those candidates who have scored at least 55% marks in Master’s Degree and have qualified a national level test entitling them to a Junior Research Fellowship are eligible for admission. The candidates are selected on the basis of viva-voce examination only and no entrance examination is prescribed by the University.

JNU Integrated Admission 2017

Candidates seeking admission to integrated PG programs are invited for the viva voce examination.

To be eligible to be invited for the viva voce examination, a candidate must secure the following marks out of 70 in the written examination for integrated courses:

  •  General Category: 35% (24.50 marks out of 70)
  •  OBC: 31.50% (22.05 marks out of 70)
  •  SC/ST/PH: 25% (17.50 marks out of 70)

The final selection of candidates for admission to the integrated programs of study is made on the basis of inter-se merit of candidates in their respective categories, based on their performance

  1.  in the written examination,
  2.  in the viva voce (wherever prescribed), and
  3.  after incorporating the Deprivation Points, wherever applicable.

No candidate is eligible for admission to the integrated programs of study unless he/she secures the following minimum overall score:

  •  General Category: 40%
  •  OBC: 36%
  •  SC/ST/PH: 30%

An overview of the eligibility criteria for admission to these programs is given below:

COURSEELIGIBILITY
MPH (MASTER OF PUBLIC HEALTH) / Ph.D. [School of Social Sciences (SSS)]MBBS degree with at least 50% marks OR M.Sc. degree in Nursing with at least 50% marks
Integrated M.Sc.-Ph.D. [School of Computational and Integrative Sciences (SCIS)]B.Sc. degree or equivalent in any branch of basic or applied science OR B.E./B.Tech./MBBS with at least 55% marks
Integrated M.Sc.-Ph.D. [Special Centre for Molecular Medicine (SCMM)]B.Sc. degree or equivalent in any branch of basic or applied science (including MBBS / BVSc.) with at least 55% marks

online and offline application mode

Established in 1969, Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) is a public central university, located in New Delhi. The university has earned a grade of 3.9 out of 4 from NAAC, the highest grade awarded to any educational institution in the country and is considered among the top universities in the coun.. read more

application form dates
08Feb,201821Mar,2018

online and offline application mode

Established in 1969, Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) is a public central university, located in New Delhi. The university has earned a grade of 3.9 out of 4 from NAAC, the highest grade awarded to any educational institution in the country and is considered among the top universities in the coun.. read more

application form dates
08Feb,201821Mar,2018

online and offline application mode

Established in 1969, Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) is a public central university, located in New Delhi. The university has earned a grade of 3.9 out of 4 from NAAC, the highest grade awarded to any educational institution in the country and is considered among the top universities in the coun.. read more

application form dates
08Feb,201821Mar,2018

online and offline application mode

Established in 1969, Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU)  is a public central university, located in New Delhi. The university has earned a grade of 3.9 out of 4 from NAAC, the highest grade awarded to any educational institution in the country and is considered among the top universities in th.. read more

application form dates
08Feb,201821Mar,2018

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