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 Entrance Exam. JNU eligibility criteria for the different courses vary 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 entrance exams will be held in online mode from October 5 to 8 and the results for all UG and PG programmes will be declared in online mode. The exams for different programmes are generally Objective in nature carrying Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs).
JNUEE 2020 Highlights
|Full Exam Name||Jawaharlal Nehru University Entrance Examination|
|Short Exam Name||JNUEE|
|Conducting Body||National Testing Agency|
|Frequency of Conduct||Once a year|
|Exam Level||University Level Exam|
|Mode of Application||Online|
|Mode of Exam||Online|
|Mode of Counselling||Offline|
|Exam Duration||3 Hours|
JNUEE 2020 Important Dates
Upcoming Dates and Events
06 Oct, 2020
Exam - UG | Mode: Online
05 Oct, 2020 - 08 Oct, 2020
Exam - PG, M.Phil, PHD | Mode: Online
08 Oct, 2020
Exam - Integrated BSc.-MSc. | Mode: Online
Past Dates and Events
23 Sep, 2020
Admit Card | Mode: Online
06 Jul, 2020 - 24 Jul, 2020
Application Correction | Mode: Online
02 Mar, 2020 - 30 Jun, 2020
Application - Last date extended | 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 | Paytm | BHIM | Other
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
|Category||Application fee (UG Programme)|
|For 1 subject||For 2 subjects||For 3 subjects|
JNUEE Application Details
|General||Online||Female, Male, Transgender||₹ 530|
|SC, ST, OBC||PWD||Online||Female, Male, Transgender||₹ 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 September 23 onward 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
|Jammu and Kashmir||Jammu|
Documents Required at Exam
- Admit Card
- Photo Identity Proof
The result of JNU exam will be 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
- Highschool/ Intermediate marksheets
- Category Certificate
- Transfer certificate/ Migration Certificate
- Original/ Provisional degree certificate
Questions related to JNUEE
why cant i find previous years wuestions papers for jnuee
Hello dear student,
You can download the papers from the following links
In the below link you will find both the sample paper as well as previous year question papers for various subjects. Kindly download and prepare well
What will be the JNUEE pattern for MA history, sociology and political science? As it is Computer Based Test, what kind of questions would be asked objective type or descriptive type?
JNUEE will be conducted in online mode with MCQs based pattern, so it will be objective type questions, and basically the syllabus will be based on graduation level studies, for example in case of MA Sociology questions will be asked from social science, indian society, culture broad themes etc for Political Science the topics will cover international relations, political theory, government, state, politics, constitution etc, you can go through previous year paper at https://university.careers360.com/articles/jnu-sample-paper for more details regarding this,
sir/madam, this year entrance exam will be conducted online or ofline? And sir/maam can u help me to find previous year jnuee paper of m.a economics..
NTA will conduct JNUEE in online mode, the entrance exam will be MCQs based through Computer Based Test, candidates needs to be well-acquainted wit the knowledge related to Economics at graduation level, so go through your graduation studies books for this, of economics issues of national and international importance of recent times/past.some of the important areas for preparation pertains to micro-economics such as cost curves, demand curves, price and income elasticity of demand, equilibrium of firm under monopoly and perfect competition etc and macro-economics which includes topics such as monetary policy, national income, trade and balance of payments etc, descriptive statistics, elementary probability theory, problems pertaining to economics in its development and growth, especially how India has fared in economics prior to its independence, the basic indicators involved in developments etc.
For previous year paper, visit our page at https://university.careers360.com/articles/jnu-sample-paper
what about M.Sc. life sciences Entrance exam date and when admit card are coming out?
NTA is going to conduct theJawaharlal Nehru University Entrance Exam (JNUEE) in CBT mode from October 5 to 8 th 2020.
The admit card was supposed to be released on 21st Septmeber but has not been released yet. It is expected to release anytime soon hence I request you to keep visiting jnuexams.nta.nic.in .
For more details you can visit https://university.careers360.com/articles/jnu-admission . All the best!
What is the syllabus for JNUEE 2020 for MSc in Life Sciences?
There is no specific syllabus for JUNEE 2020 M. Sc. Entrance exam but you can check the official guidelines announced by JNU in their e-prospectus for this course. These are:
- Candidates will be tested in their basic knowledge in the core subjects of Life/ Biological Sciences.
- The test would contain subject-specific questions encompassing different branches of Life/Biological Sciences taught at the under graduate level in various UGC affiliated colleges /institutions in the country.
- There is no specific syllabus designed for the test, but the candidates are advised to follow the UGC approved syllabus in their respective subjects for guidance.
you can check the e-prospectus here at this link: https://jnu.ac.in/admission/e-prospectus-2020-21.pdf
Hope this helps!