JNU Admission 2024: Application Form, Important Dates, Eligibility Criteria, Counselling

Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) is one of India’s top-ranked universities. The university offers a wide range of courses in various disciplines such as Technology, Arts, Management, Science, etc., at UG, PG, and doctorate levels.

Admission to JNU is entrance based. At JNU, admission to most of the UG courses is done on the basis of the CUET UG exam, and for PG Courses, the university accepts CUET PG scores. CUET is a national-level exam conducted by National Testing Agency for admission into various UG courses as well as post-graduate courses at Jawaharlal Nehru University.

Some other national-level exams such as JEE Main, CAT, and GATE, are accepted for admission to B.Tech, MBA, and M.Tech courses respectively. Interested and eligible candidates seeking admission to JNU must submit their application forms as per the prescribed schedule. Candidates can check the complete details regarding JNU Admission 2024 from the article below.

Get Admission,Exam Updates through e-mail, by entering your details below.

JNU Admission Highlights

Full formJawaharlal Nehru University
Courses offerOver 106 courses at UG, PG & PhD levels
Total number of studentsMore than 8,800
Official entrance examJNUEE, CUET UG, CUET PG
Application modeOnline
Selection criteriaFor UG courses (through CUET UG scores); for PG courses (through CUET PG scores)

JNU Admission 2024 Important Dates

Aspirants can check the tentative schedule regarding JNU Admission from the table below.

See also  JEXPO 2024: WB Polytechnic Syllabus, Application Form, Eligibility, Exam Pattern

For UG Courses- CUET UG

EventsDates (tentative)
Release of online application formFebruary 2024
Last date for application submissionMarch 2024
Application correction facilityApril 2024
Admit cardMay 2024
Date of CUET exam 2024May 2024
Release of answer keyJune 2024
Announcement of resultJune/July 2024
Start of counselingJuly/August 2024

For PG Courses- CUET PG           

EventsDates (tentative)
Release of online application formMarch 2024
Last date for application submissionApril 2024
Application correction facilityApril 2024
Availability of admit cardMay/June 2024
Date of CUCET PG 2024 examJune 2024
Release of answer keyJuly 2024
Announcement of resultJuly 2024
Counselling starts fromJuly 2024

JNU Admission Eligibility Criteria

The JNU eligibility criteria will differ from course to course. Candidates must check the eligibility criteria before applying for the exam.

Courses offered at JNUEligibility Criteria
B.Tech/B.ECandidates must have cleared class 12th from a recognized board with no less than an aggregate of 75%. Candidates must hold a valid JEE Mains score
For B.A. (Hons) firstCandidates must pass 12th from a recognized board with no less than an aggregate of 45%. Candidate must have qualified CUET -UG.
M.TechShould be graduated with a minimum aggregate of 55%. Candidate should have CUET-PG/GATE score.
MBAShould have a graduation with a minimum aggregate of 50%. Applicant must clear the CAT + GD & PI
MCACandidate must hold a BCA degree or any other Bachelor’s degree with no than an aggregate of 55%

JNU Admission 2024 Application Form

The application form for JNU admission will be available in online mode only. It is expected that the NTA will release the CUET Application form in February 2024.

See also  JEXPO 2024: WB Polytechnic Syllabus, Application Form, Eligibility, Exam Pattern

Candidates have to register for the exam online by providing basic details like name, contact number, email address, etc. After completing the online registration, the candidate must fill out the application form with details like educational qualification, personal, address, etc.

Candidates have to upload scanned copies of documents like passport-size photographs, signatures, etc.

A correction facility will also be provided by the authority for making changes in the details.

Candidates must pay the required application fee for successful application submission.

Take the hard copy of the application form for future reference.

JNU Application Fee

Candidates can make the payment online using Syndicate/ SBI/ Paytm payment gateway through Credit Card/ Debit Card/ Net Banking/ UPI payment gateways.

Application fee for UG courses (through CUET UG)

Number of subjectsGeneral categoryST/ SC/ PWBD /Third genderOBC-NCL/ EWSCentres outside India
Up to 3 subjectsRs 750/-Rs 650/-Rs 700/-Rs 3750/-
Up to 7 subjectsRs 1500/-Rs 1300/-Rs 1400/-Rs 7500/-
Up to 10 subjectsRs 1750/-Rs 1550/-Rs 1650/-Rs 11000/-

JNU Exam Pattern

Candidates can check the complete details related to JNU Exam Pattern 2024 from the below section.


Mode of examOnline (computer-based test)
Duration of examMultiple days in 3 slots
Type of questionsMultiple Choice Questions (MCQs)
Language of paperEnglish
Negative marking+1 for each correct answer No negative marking


Mode of examOnline -Computer-based test
Duration of exam2 hours
Number of questions100 questions
Marking criteria+4 for each correct answer -1 for incorrect answer

JNU Admission Syllabus

The syllabus will vary for all the offered courses. Candidates are advised to go through the entire syllabus and start preparation accordingly. The JNU Syllabus for CUET UG will comprise topics from class 11th and 12th level.For CUET PG, the syllabus will cover topics from UG -level subjects. Some of the important topics related to the JNU syllabus are listed below.

See also  JEXPO 2024: WB Polytechnic Syllabus, Application Form, Eligibility, Exam Pattern
M.Tech in Statistical ComputingReasoning and Bachelor/ Master level mathematics, General aptitude, statistics and computer science, data science
MCAGeneral aptitude, mathematics, reasoning, and Computer Science.
MA in EconomicsProblem of Economic History, Descriptive Statistics, Microeconomics, Under development and growth
BA (Hons.) 1st year in Foreign LanguagesIt contains questions from artificial language, general knowledge, and short essays on issues related to the subject.

JNU Admit Card 2024

The University will release the JNU admit card in online mode. Candidates who applied for JNU Admission 2024 successfully will be able to download their admit card from the official website. The admit card will include important details related to the exam such as the candidate’s name, exam date & time, roll number, and other exam day instructions.

Candidates must bring the admit card to the examination centre on the exam day. The authority will not allow any candidate to appear in the exam without having a valid admit card.

JNU Result 2024

The authority will announce the result a few days after conducting the exam. The JNU Result will be announced online mode only. Candidates can check/download their JNU Scorecard by visiting the official website link by entering their login details such as application number, date of birth, or password.

After the announcement of the result, a separate merit list will be published for admission to various courses. The shortlisted candidates will be invited for admission based on their merit rank.

JNU Counselling 2024

The process of JNU Counselling 2024 will be held in offline mode only. All the qualified candidates will be called to attend the counselling process based on their merit score. The JNU Counselling process will be commenced in July 2024.

Candidates should bring a list of important documents as required for the verification process. Seats will be allotted only after the verification of documents and payment of the admission fee.

JNU Contact Details

Jawaharlal Nehru University

New Mehrauli Road, New Delhi 110067

Contact number: 011-26704090

JNU Website: https://www.jnu.ac.in/main/


What is the last date for JNU Application submission?

The official notification has not been announced yet. However, it is expected that the last date to apply for JNU admission is in July 2024.

What is the admission process for JNU PG courses?

The Jawaharlal Nehru University offers admission to PG courses such as M.Sc., M.A., MCA, M. Tech., MPH, PG Diploma, and Advanced Diploma courses through CUET PG 2024.

Is there any age limit for JNU UG admission?

The candidates must have attained the minimum age of 17 years as of the year of admission. There will be no upper age criteria.

Is JNU a government University?

Yes, it is a public university.

Is JUNEEE easy to crack?

It is one of the most challenging entrance exams in India.

Share This Information

For Latest Updates Please Subscribe our Telegram Channel: Here

Leave a Comment