JNUEE 2020 Exam Pattern, Syllabus, Recommended Books

    Neha Rani Neha Rani
    Exams Prep Master

    JNUEE 2020 will be conducted on May 11 – 14, 2020. Candidates need to check exam pattern of JNU Entrance Examination before applying for it.

    • JNUEE 2020 will be conducted in online mode for the duration of three hours.
    • The question paper of each program will carry questions of different nature i.e.  Objective type, Subjective type or Short answer type questions.
    • There will be negative marking in case of wrong attempts for objective type questions only.

    National Testing Agency conducts JNUEE i.e. Jawaharlal Nehru University Entrance Exam to admit deserving applicants in different courses of undergraduate, postgraduate and PhD programs.

    JNUEE 2020 Highlights

    Organization NameNational Testing Agency
    Exam NameJNU Entrance Exam 2020
    Courses offeredUG/ PG/PhD courses
    Type of QuestionsBoth Objective and Subjective Type Questions (depending on the program)
    Official websitentajnu.nic.in

    JNUEE 2020 Exam Dates

    Following are the events of JNUEE 2020:

    Entrance Exam onMay 11 – 14, 2020
    Result declarationMay 31, 2020
    Viva-Voce of selected candidatesSecond week of June 2020

    JNUEE 2020 Exam Pattern in Detail

    Following is JNUEE 2020 Exam Pattern which includes some useful details about number of questions, subjects, Negative Marking and Exam Duration.

    • Exam Mode: The exam of JNUEE 2020 will be written in offline mode.
    • Number of Questions: There will be different number of question for each course.
    • Subjects: The subjects that include in question paper will depend upon the course. Subjects vary from 1 course to another.
    • Negative Marking: There will be negative marking for each wrong answer.
    • Exam Duration: The time provided for completing the examination will be 3 hours.
    CoursesExam Pattern
    M.Sc. Environmental SciencesQuestion paper will be of objective type and include questions in two parts. Part 1: Includes questions from Science and Mathematics of 10+2 standard. Part 2: Includes questions from Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Geology, Botany and Zoology at B.Sc. level.
    MCAThe question paper will include multiple choice questions based on 10+2/Graduate level Mathematics and Probability (80% questions) and General Aptitude and reasoning (20% questions).
    M.A. in Economics (with Specialization in World Economy)Objective type questions will be asked in examination comprising of 100 marks with negative marking. The paper tests the candidate’s knowledge in micro-economics, macro-economics, mathematics and statistics, International trade and some related disciplines, such as public economics and economic development.
    B.A. (Hons.) 1st year in Foreign LanguageThe paper judges General Knowledge, General English and Elementary Knowledge on the culture and civilization of the languages/country concerned and aptitude for language skills.
    B.A. (Hons.) 2nd year in Foreign LanguageKnowledge of basic and applied grammar, besides some competence for simple translation from the English language concerned and vice-versa and familiarity with the culture and civilization of the country concerned. The paper will be set in respective foreign language.
    M.Phil /Ph.D and M.Tech /Ph.DThe entrance examination will consist of multiple choice questions. The question paper has Graduate/Post graduate level Mathematics and Statistics, Graduate/Post -graduate level Computer Science and General Aptitude.

    JNUEE 2020 Syllabus

    National Testing Agency (NTA) conducts JNUEE in order to offer admission to aspirants in undergraduate and postgraduate programs offered by it. The Syllabus of JNUEE 2020 varies according to the course. The detailed syllabus will be provided by the conducting authority on the date of notification.

    The Syllabus of JNUEE 2020 is given below:

    • Technology Stream:
      1. Basic Engineering & Technology (of undergraduate level).
      2. Physics/Chemistry/Maths of undergraduate level).
      3. Fundamental Life Sciences and Informatics (10+2 level).
    • Life Science Stream:
    1. Life Sciences (Biochemistry, Molecular Biology & Immunology of post graduate level).
    2. Physics/Chemistry (undergraduate level).
    3. Maths, Computer & Information Sciences (10+2 level).

    Detailed syllabus of Mathematics, General aptitude and Computer science is given below:

    • Mathematics:
      1. Real series analysis
      2. Trigonometry etc.
      3. Calculus and analytical geometry
      4. Differential equations
      5. Statistics and probability
      6. Modern Algebra and Matrix Theory
      7. Theory of Equation
      8. Numerical analysis
    • General aptitude
      1. Current affairs
      2. General Science
      3. History of India etc.
    • Computer science
    1. Representation of characters
    2. Binary and hexadecimal representations etc.
    3. Organization of a computer
    4. Floating point representation of numbers
    5. Data structures
    6. Fundamentals of Computer
    7. Integers and fractions
    8. Boolean algebra
    9. Input/output devices
    10. Venn diagrams
    11. Computer memory
    12. Computer Organisation
    13. Central Processing Unit (CPU)
    14. Binary arithmetic
    15. C Language
    16. Truth tables
    17. Structure of instructions in CPU

    Recommended Books for JNUEE 2020

    Following are the books which help in preparing JNUEE 2020:

    SubjectBook NameAuthor
    MA Economics  EconomicsJ K Chopra
    MA Economics MicroeconomicsRobert S. Pindyck
    MA Economics Macroeconomics: Theories and PoliciesRichard T. Froyen
    Ecology EcologyMr. P.D Sharma
    SociologySociologyGeorge Ritzer
    SociologySociologyJ.J. Macionis
    SociologyModern Sociological TheoryFrancis Abrahams
    MA History Ancient India Published by penguinRomila Thapar
    MA History Medieval IndiaSatish Chandra
    MA History Medieval India published by NBTIrfan Habib
    MA History Ancient IndiaD.N. Jha

    Important Instructions for JNUEE 2020

    Following are the important instructions while using the OMR Sheet or writing the exam:

    • The candidates should not open the sealed Test Booklet until the invigilator announces to open it.
    • After opening the sealed Test Booklet, the first thing students have to do is to verify the serial no. and series of the Test Booklet with the serial no. and series of OMR Sheet.
    • If any student finds any variation in the serial no. and series of Booklet and OMR Sheet, then they need to immediately inform the invigilator to replace it with another set of same series available in the exam hall centre.
    • There are some Codes written on each Answer booklet like A, B, C or D. Students have to check whether Test Booklet Code which is pre-printed on the Answer Sheet is same or not.
    • Answer Sheet will be scanned on Optical Scanner so students have to fill it using Blue/Black ball point pen only.
    1. Roll Number of student
    2.  Student's name
    3.  Father’s Name
    4.  Signature of the student
    • The answer once marked is not liable to be changed.
    • While filling up the circle, remember that it should not be left light or faintly darkened.
    • Students don't have to do any rough work on the Answer Sheet.
    • Students will be assigned the Test Booklets to do rough work on it.

    *The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College




    Ranjit rajput

    I want syllabus of botany entrance test please

    19 May, 2020 08:17
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Ranjit, the university does not offers Botany course.

    19 May, 2020 08:34
    Aasan Khan

    I am Aasan i got Admission in B.Sc 1st year how to get Admission in JNU dehli

    21 Apr, 2020 00:20
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Aasan, you can check the admission process for the concerned course from here: JNU Admission Procedure

    21 Apr, 2020 01:57
    Soumili Bishi

    Can I not study english for B.A. (hons) at JNU?I don't happen to see the option

    08 Apr, 2020 00:20
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Soumili, you can check the Admission Procedure of the concerned course in JNU from here.

    08 Apr, 2020 01:16

    I want syllabus of B. A entrance exam please mam please

    01 Apr, 2020 07:41
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Pancham, there is no entrance exam for selection, admission will be on merit basis of 12th class.

    01 Apr, 2020 12:42

    I want pg entrance syllabus of MA history

    30 Mar, 2020 15:57
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Safna, you can check the official website of the university for syllabus of the entrance exam in detail. However, exam will consists of the questions from previous academic degree and the subject that you have applied for.

    31 Mar, 2020 01:28
    Tanishq Sarkar

    Can i know which books are required to study for the entrance exam for MA Development and Labour Studies JNUEE 2020 entrance

    28 Mar, 2020 10:47
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Tanishq, kindly check the official website for relevant information.

    28 Mar, 2020 12:09
    Sandeep singh Rakwal Såñdy

    If we want to pg in mathematics What is syllabus of entrance exam

    17 Mar, 2020 08:47
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Sandeep, JNU does not offers this course.

    17 Mar, 2020 11:46
    Nishkarsh Tripathi

    hello mam i hve to pursue ma pol sci i need to knw the books to read for the entrance

    07 Mar, 2020 13:02
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Nishkarsh, you can check the sample papers for the same from here to know the books to be referred: JNUEE Practice Papers

    07 Mar, 2020 15:33
    Vamsi Krishna

    Does jnu offers MA in modern history?

    07 Mar, 2020 12:31
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Vamsi, no, this course is not offered in JNU.

    07 Mar, 2020 15:52
    Dilshad Khan

    hi Sir I’m Dilshad my. Graduation complete political science hons I want MA political science hons pls send me MA political science entrance exam syllabus

    07 Mar, 2020 00:20
    Shobhna Chaturvedi

    Hi Dilshad, the university does not offers this course.

    07 Mar, 2020 13:19

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