About JNUEE 2020

Jawaharlal Nehru University conducts its Entrance Examination (JNUEE) annually for admission to its various UG and PG courses. The exam is also known as JNU CEEB or JNU Entrance Exam. JNU eligibility criteria for different course varies depending upon the selection of the course. Candidates are advised to check the same before applying. For some courses, the university conducts a selection procedure for admission which includes a viva-Voce exam after the written entrance exam. While the JNU admission to some courses is done through an online examination. The annual entrance exams will be held from May 11 to May 14 and the results for all UG and PG programmes will be declared in May 31. The exams for different programmes are generally Objective in nature carrying Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs).  

Exam level: University Level Exam
Frequency: Once a year
Languages English
Conducting Body: National Testing Agency
Duration 3 Hours

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JNUEE 2020 Important Dates

Upcoming Dates and Events

02 Mar, 2020 - 31 Mar, 2020

Application | Mode: Online

21 Apr, 2020

Admit Card | Mode: Online

11 May, 2020 - 14 May, 2020

Exam | Mode: Online

31 May, 2020

Result | Mode: Online

The eligibility criteria of JNU states the minimum eligibility required by candidates to apply for a particular subject. Jawaharlal Nehru University will conduct JNUEE in collaboration with NTA (National Testing Agency) as part of the admission to the various Undergraduate and Postgraduate programmes offered by the university. The University offers programmes in the Arts, Science and Social Science streams. Candidates who wish to seek admission to the different programmes must check the JNU eligibility criteria.

JNUEE CEEB Eligibility Criteria

JNU CEEB exam is conducted for admission to PG courses in Biotechnology including M.Sc. Biotechnology, M.Sc. Agri Biotechnology, and M.Tech. Biotechnology. The eligibility criteria may differ with the participating institute offering the programme. 

The general eligibility for the entrance exam is a graduation degree with at least 55% marks. 

Final year graduation students can also apply for the JNU CEEB exam.

For M.Tech. programme, candidates must have a minimum 60% marks or equivalent CGPA from any recognised university. The graduation includes B.Pharm. or B.Tech/B.E. or M.Sc. in the prescribed list of subjects announced by the University. 

Candidates are advised to check the detailed eligibility criteria for each program on the official website. 

Mode of Application : Online

Mode of Payment : Net Banking | Credit Card | Debit Card

JNU application form is released in online mode. While filling in the application form, candidates need to enter their personal, academic, and contact information along with the upload of the photograph and signature. 

If a candidate is applying for one subject, the application fee for General and OBC category is Rs. 530; SC, ST and PwD category – Rs. 310, and for Below Poverty Line (BPL) category, the fee is Rs. 110. The table explains the application fee structure.                                                                                                                                                                                                        




Application fee (PG Programme)




For 1 Subject


For 2 Subjects


For 3 Subjects




Rs. 530


Rs. 800


Rs. 1000




Rs. 310


Rs. 415


Rs. 500




Rs. 110


Rs. 215


Rs. 300


CategoryApplication fee (UG Programme)

For 1 subject

For 2 subjects

For 3 subjects

General/OBCRs. 400575750

JNUEE Application Details

Application Fees

Category Quota Mode Gender Amount
General Online Male, Transgender, Female ₹ 530
ST, SC, OBC PWD Online Male, Transgender, Female ₹ 310

JNU exam pattern is different for different exams. Candidates are advised to check the complete exam pattern of the exam they are appearing for. It will allow them to understand the structure of the exam, number of sections in the test, types of questions, subjects/sub-topics/syllabus of the exam, etc. The exams will have only multiple choice questions in online mode. Negative marking will also depend on the subject for which the exam is being conducted. 

Candidates would get to know the topics they have to work on after knowing the exam pattern of JNU. To get familiar with the exam, candidates are advised to solve the sample papers or previous year question papers. 

Candidates can download the admit card from the official website by entering their login credentials. The admit card will be released in online mode. Candidates are advised to check all the details such as Name, Photograph, Signature, Subject Name, Exam Timing, Name of the Venue & Address, etc. before downloading it. If they find any discrepancy, they are advised to contact the exam authority immediately. 

It’s a must-have document to appear for the exam. Candidates also need to carry a photo identity proof (Aadhar Card, PAN Card, Voter id card, Driving License) and a passport size photograph along with the admit card of JNU to the exam centre on the day of the exam. Also, keep the admit card until the entire admission process gets over. 

The exam will be conducted in around 127 entrance test centres across the country. 

JNUEE 2020 Exam Centers

State City
Uttar Pradesh Allahabad
Karnataka Bengaluru
Tamil Nadu Chennai
Delhi New Delhi
Himachal Pradesh Shimla
Goa Panjim
Madhya Pradesh Indore
Maharashtra Mumbai
Jharkhand Ranchi
Rajasthan Udaipur
Kerala Thiruvananthapuram
Andhra Pradesh Visakhapatnam
Tripura Agartala
Mizoram Aizawl
Punjab Amritsar
Odisha Bhubaneshwar
Chandigarh Chandigarh
Uttarakhand Dehradun
Nagaland Dimapur
Sikkim Gangtok
Bihar Gaya
Assam Guwahati
Telangana Hyderabad
Manipur Imphal
Jammu and Kashmir Jammu
West Bengal Kolkata
Puducherry Puducherry
Chhattisgarh Raipur
Meghalaya Shillong

Documents Required at Exam

  • Admit Card
  • Photo Identity Proof

The result of JNU exam is announced for the PG programmes in the online mode. The result will be available online on the official website of the NTA for download. Marks obtained and the qualifying rank is mentioned in the JNU result. 

Candidates need to enter their Application/Registration number, programme, and field of study to check their result. JNU result is declared for both Viva and non-Viva programmes. After the announcement of the result, candidates need to register for the admission process which will be held after the announcement of the merit list.

JNU Cutoff is released by JNU after the commencement of JNUEE. The cutoff is basically the minimum marks required to qualify for the admission process. The University determines the cutoff based on various factors including the total number of test takers for a particular exam, the difficulty level of the test, maximum and minimum marks obtained, previous years’ cutoffs, etc. 

The JNU 2020 cutoff will be different for different courses and categories. The ones who meet the cutoff criterion are eligible to apply for the admission process.

Mode of Counselling: Offline

JNU conducts the JNU counselling process after the announcement of the result. The candidates who meet the cutoff criterion are shortlisted for the counselling. As per the exam, all necessary documents including academic certificates, identity proof, work experience certificate (if applicable), etc. will be verified. After that, candidates can take admission for the course allotted to them by paying the course fee.

Documents Required at Counselling

  • Admit Card
  • Photo Identity Proof
  • Passport Size Photograph
  • Scorecard
  • Highschool/ Intermediate marksheets
  • Category Certificate
  • Transfer certificate/ Migration Certificate
  • Original/ Provisional degree certificate

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PALLAV TIRIYAR 26th Jan, 2020

The JNU will provide admission to MBA aspirants in Atal Bihari Vajpayee school of management and entrepreneurship. The admission is done through CAT scores of the candidates. After consideration of CAT scores,  the candidates need to appear for a personal interview round. Last date for online application will be in 1st week of March 2020. The eligibility criteria set by the institute states that the candidates must have at least 60 percent aggregate marks in their semester examinations certified by a recognized university. For more details you can refer to the link given below :


can i apply for law after passing my B Com ?

hrithik jain 25th Jan, 2020


Yes you can do apply for llb after passing bcom. LLB as a degree is a very interesting and good option if you have interest in it. There are universities/colleges which offer this program. Here are some of the options:

1. Nirma University

2. Gujarat national law University (GNLU)

3. SRM University

4. Amity


Is entrance in jnu ma history is objebtive aur subjective?

Naufal Mohamed 21st Jan, 2020
JNUEEE is the entrance test conducted by JNU for both PG and UG courses. The exam will consist of multiple choice type questions. Which means it will be objective.
For more info fo through the following link

1. मै VICKEY KUMAR Bsc mathematics graduate hu aur Mai Msc mathematics karna chahatahuu mera graduation me 49% hai to kya mai JNU se MSC kar sakta hu

Shudhanshu Gupta Student Expert 21st Jan, 2020
Hello .
for MSc mathematics a candidate can have admission in JNU if he/ she has passed his /her bachelor's degree ( BSc or BTech or equivalent) from any recognised university with at least 55% you got 49% in your bachelor that means you are not eligible for this if you will be eligble then again you cannot have admission directly you will have to appear for the JNU entrance exam for MSc .
Best of luck.

detail Syllabus of MSC in life science and MA in economics...........

Rose Mary George 19th Jan, 2020

Hi Aditi,

M. Sc.Life Science or Master of Science n is a Life Science postgraduate Environmental course. Life Science comprises the fields of science hat involve the scientific study of living organisms, like plants, animals, and human beings.

M.A Economics a 2-year full-time post-graduation program to sharpen student's dexterity in areas of finance and management. The minimum eligibility criterion required for a Masters degree is 50% aggregate in Bachelor's degree in any discipline.

Hope this helps.

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