Updated On - February 28th 2024, Updated By - Aksh


JNU Admission 2024-25: NTA has started the registration process for the JNU Admission test 2024-25 (CUET) on its official website. Admission to the numerous undergraduate and postgraduate courses at JNU is based on CUET UG & PG scores respectively. JNU UG entrance exam registration has commenced for the 2024-25, and the last date to apply is 26 March 2024. The applicants who want to be admitted into UG courses at Jawaharlal Nehru University must appear in the CUET entrance examination. The Common University Entrance Test will be conducted from 15 May to 31 May 2024 by the NTA for JNU UG Admisison 2024-25.

In 1969, JNU was established through an act of parliament. It is a Public Research University accredited with "NAAC". Jawaharlal Nehru University secured the second number in the list of previous NIRF rankings. It offers various undergraduate, postgraduate, and PhD level degree programmes with a wide range of specialities in the Sciences, Humanities, and Business, among other subjects. Merit and basic requirements are used to determine admission to JNU.

JNU Admission 2024-25 Latest Updates 

  • Jawaharlal Nehru UG entrance exam registration is ongoing for the 2024-25 session, and the closing date of the online application form is 26 March 2024. Apply Here
  • The Nationa Test Agency will conduct the CUET UG entrance exam from 15 May to 31 May 2024 for UG courses at JNU for the 2024-25 session.
  • JNU CUET PG 2024 registration has been extended and the last date to fill out the registration form is 10 February 2024. Source
  • JNU PG Admission entrance exam will be conducted from 11 March to 28 March 2024 by the National Test Agency (NTA).
  • Jawaharlal Nehru University UG entrance exam registration will commence on 10 March 2024 and open till 11 April 2024.
  • JNU admission 2024-25 offers admission to various UG & PG degree programmes and the last date to apply is 29 June 2024*.

JNU Admission 2024-25 Highlights

NameJawaharlal Nehru University (JNU)
Established22 April, 1969
LocationDelhi, India
Campus Area1,019 Acres
ApprovedNAAC, UGC, & AIU
CoursesUG, PG, & PhD
Admission ProcessMerit-Based & Entrance
Application ModeOnline
Mode of ExamComputer-Based Test (CBT)
Official Websitewww.jnu.ac.in

JNU Admission 2024-25

JNU admission has started for the academic year 2024-25 and 29 June 2024* is the last date for JNU admission 2024-25. Jawaharlal Nehru University offers numerous courses at undergraduate, postgraduate, and Doctoral levels with a variety of specializations. The university offers admission to BA, BSc, BE/BTech, MA, ME/MTech, MSc, MCA, MPH, MBA/PGDM, MPhil, MTech/PhD, and other degree courses. JNU admission 2024 is based on the CUET and other national-level entrance test scores. Students have to fulfill the required criteria for pursuing these offered degree programmes at the university.

JNU Admission 2024-25 for the PG programmes will be done based on the merit list considering the marks scored by the candidates in the CUET PG 2024 entrance examination. Jawaharlal Nehru University Entrance Exam (JNUEE) is canceled now, and JNU Admission 2024-25 is confirmed only after checking the scores of CUET 2024. Students can find its online registration form on the NTA official website, which is @https://nta.ac.in/Cuetexam. CUET application form fee is Rs 1200 for generals whereas reserved categories will pay Rs 1000. 10 February 2024 is the last date to register for the JNU PG entrance test (CUET PG 2024).

JNU PG Admission will be followed by the CUET PG entrance test for the academic year 2024-25. The online registration form is available for PG-level programmes on the CUET official web portal. Candidates are needed to fill out the application form for JNU Admission before the deadline.

Some of the famous JNU courses are MBA, MCA, BA, M.Tech, etc. JNU admission 2024 entrance exam (CUET PG) will be held on 11 March 2024 to 28 March 2024. Jawaharlal Nehru University offers numerous programs to its students, ranging from UG to research-level courses in multiple streams.

JNU UG Admission 2024-25

JNU UG Admission 2024-25 deadline for submitting the filled-out application form is 29 June 2024 for students who appeared in the CUET UG exams. Students who have appeared in the CUET UG exams and secured good marks can submit their application for UG admissions at JNU for the academic session 2024-25.

It has Bachelor of Arts (BA) programs only in foreign languages like German, Spanish, Persian, French, Chinese, and many others. The total duration of the program is 4 years. To take on any BA discipline, aspirants must have passed Class 12th with a minimum of 60% marks from a well-known board. Apart from the eligibility criteria of the desired program, students have to appear for the JNU entrance exam.

JNU UG entrance exam registration process is now started, and the deadline to fill out the registration form is 26 March 2024. JNU Entrance exam is conducted from 15 May to 31 May 2024 by NTA. It is a national testing agency that is organizing the national-level test called CUET for JNU UG admission for the session 2024-25.  The JNUEE Entrance test will not be held this year. Only those students who have qualified for the CUET test can be invited for counselling.

JNU PG Admission 2024-25

JNU PG Admission 2024-25 last date to apply is 29 June 2024. JNU offers admission to MBA, MCA, M.Tech, and other postgraduate-level degree programme for the current academic session. The National Testing Agency (NTA) has opened the registration portal for the CUET PG entrance exam for the 2024-25 academic session. Students can go to the NTA-authorized web portal for the further process of filling out the form. 10 February 2024 is the last date to apply for the CUET PGEntrance exam form to take admission to postgraduate courses at JNU.

JNU Admission 2024-25 accepts even different entrance exams for selection purposes. For M.Sc, NET-JET scores are taken into account. JNU Entrance Exam date 2024 for PG will be conducted from 11 March 2024 to 18 March 2024 by NTA as the admission is based on the CUET scores only. Merit shall be drawn based on the higher marks secured in the CBT conducted by NTA. Further, merit shall be drawn according to the marks obtained in the qualifying Graduate degree.

JNU MBA Admission 2024

Jawaharlal Nehru University offers admission to the MBA degree programme based on the marks scored in the CAT (Common Admission Test) entrance examination. Candidates who have appeared for the CAT entrance examination and are willing to opt for admission to the MBA programme offered by JNU can register themselves by submitting the registration form made available on the official website of the university at jnuee.jnu.ac.in. MBA admission is to be determined by the CAT percentile, and then the previous qualifying marks of the candidates. The last date to submit the registration form for JNU MBA Admission 2024-25 is 12 February 2024*.

JNU MA Admission 2024

JNU offers admission to the Master of Arts (MA) course for the academic session 2024-25. The duration of this course is 2 years. Students who have a bachelor's degree with a minimum of 50% marks from any recognized university can register for the JNU CUET PG entrance test. JNU MA admission 2024 is completely based on the CUET exam score. Students who obtained a valid score on the entrance test are eligible to take admission to this postgraduate-level course. JNU MA application form 2024 fee is Rs 1200 (for the general category) upto two papers and applicants have to pay Rs 500 per additional paper. 29 June 2024 is the last date to apply for JNU MA admission 2024.

JNU PhD Admission 2024-25

The online registration form for JNU PhD Admission 2024-25 is made available on the official website of the university. Candidates who are willing to opt for admission to the PhD course offered by Jawaharlal Nehru University can visit the official website of the university to submit the online registration form. Candidates who have completed their Master's degree are eligible to apply for admission to the PhD degree programme offered by the university.

The university has recently introduced six domains for the PhD course. The PhD course domains are Computer Science Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Systems Medicine, Microsystems, and more. 

  • JNU PhD Admission 2024 offers direct admission PhD to those who have qualified NET- JRF. There are 21 programmes available at the university. 
  • Before taking admission in the JNU PhD course students need to appear for the entrance exam and fill out the application form.
  • JRF-qualified students shall be exempted from Computer-Based Tests (CBT). They are required to apply separately under the JRF category. Such students shall be shortlisted and called directly for viva voce.
  • GATE-qualified students for admission to the school of Engineering shall be exempted from Computer Based Test (CBT). They are required to apply separately under the GATE category. Such students shall be shortlisted and called directly for viva voce.

JNU Admission 2024-25 Last Date


Date (tentative)

Online Application starts

April 2024

JNU UG Admission last date

29 June 2024

JNU PG Admission last date

29 June 2024

JNU PhD Admission last date

31 August 2024

CUET UG Registration

28 Feb - 26 March 2024


15 May - 31 May 2024

CUET PG Registration

26 Dec - 10 Feb


11 March - 28 March 2024

JNU Application Form 2024-25

Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) online application is available for the academic year 2024-25 for the postgraduate course admission. 26 March 2024 is the last date to register for the JNU UG Entrance test (CUET). So, students who want to take admission are required to fill out the application form correctly by going to the university's official website before the deadline.  Students can visit the official website jnu.ac.in to get the prospectus and other details regarding the JNU admission process.

The CUET UG application form costs Rs 1200 for General candidates Whereas reserved categories have to pay Rs 1000 to complete the payment process. Applicants will not get the facility to submit the CUET UG registration form submission with a late fee.

Documents required for JNU admission 2024-25

  • High School Certificate
  • High School Marksheet
  • School Leaving Certificate
  • 10+2 Marksheet
  • 10+2 Certificate
  • College Leaving Certificate
  • Admit Card of Entrance Exam
  • Entrance Exam Score Card
  • Caste Certificate
  • Income Certificate
  • Aadhar Card
  • Passport-size Photograph

JNU Admission Process 2024-25

Students who want to enrol for JNU admission 2024-25 must follow the below-mentioned steps to complete the admission process.

  • First of all, Visit the official portal of the university @www.jnu.ac.in.

  • Click on the “Application Form 2024” link

  • Fill out the form correctly with the required details
  • Attach the necessary documents
  • Upload a scanned photograph & Signature
  • Make a fee payment of the application form through a Credit card, Debit card, or Net banking
  • Click on the “Submit button” and complete the registration process
  • Take a printout of the filled application form for future use.

JNU Admission 2024-25 Reservation Criteria

CategoryPercentage of Reserved Seats
Other Backward Class (OBC)27%
Scheduled Castes (SC)15%
Economically Weaker Section (EWS)10%
Scheduled Tribes (ST)7.5%
Persons With Disability (PWD)5%

JNU Courses Admission & Fees Structure

CourseBatch StartBatch EndFees (INR)
Advanced Diploma202420252300
BA (Hons.)202420265097

JNU Admission 2024-25 Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible to apply for JNU admission 2024-25, Students must have fulfilled the required eligibility criteria for various UG, PG, and PhD level degree programmes. Students must have passed the senior secondary school (10+2) test or an exam with a similar grade from a reputable university or board. Candidates must obtain at least 45% marks overall in the qualifying test to meet the JNU eligibility requirements. One can check the required details which are mentioned below: 

For JNU BA (Hon) Admission:- Students have to secure a minimum of (10+2) or equivalent examination with a minimum of 45% marks.

For JNU MA in Politics Admission:- Students have to secure a bachelor's degree in politics hon with 50% marks.

For JNU MA Economics Admission:- Students have to secure a 10+2+3 education pattern securing at least 50% marks aggregate is also eligible.

Admission JNU B Tech Admission:

(a) Students will be admitted after 10+2 schooling on the basis of JEE Main ranking through CSAB/ JoSAA.

(b) 15% supernumerary seats for foreign nationals at the entry-level of the dual degree (B. Tech + M. Tech/M.S.) program as per the DASA Scheme of MHRD.

For JNU PhD Admission: The candidates are invited for the CBT examination and candidates qualifying in the CBT examination shall be called for the viva-voce Examination. Qualifying marks for the candidate belonging to the General Category and EWS category is 50%. Whereas, qualifying marks for the candidates belonging to SC, ST, OBC, and PWD categories is 45%. It is to be noted that a candidate who scores 50% and above for the General Category and EWS category & 45% and above for SC/ST/OBC(non-creamy layer)/PWD in the computer-based test, does not automatically qualify for being shortlisted for the viva-voce.

No Candidate shall be eligible to register himself/herself for a full-time programme of study if he/she is already registered for any full-time programme of study in this University or any other University/Institution. In service, candidature may kindly refer to the JNU Admission 2024 Policy of the University available on the JNU website.

For JNU. M.Sc. in Biotechnology Admission: Bachelor’s degree under 10+2+3 pattern of education in Physical, Biological (Biochemistry/ Bioinformatics/ Biotechnology/ Botany/ Microbiology/Zoology),Agricultural, Veterinary and Fishery Sciences, Pharmacy, Engineering/Technology, 4-year B.Sc. (Physician Assistant Course); MBBS/ B.D.S with at least 55% marks.

JNU Entrance Exam 2024

Jawaharlal Nehru University Admission 2024-25 is based on the various Entrance exams for the undergraduate (UG),postgraduate (PG),and PhD level degree programmes. The university considered the valid score of CUET UG, CUET PG, CAT, CMAT, GATE, JRF-NET, and other entrance tests to complete the JNU admission 2024-25 process. JNU Entrance Exam 2024 will be based on a Computer-Based Test (CBT) mode. Currently, NTA has started the JNU UG Entrance test, and the deadline to register is 26 March 2024. The exam will be conducted from 15 May to 31 May 2024.

JNU PG Entrance Exam 2024

JNU Admission 2024-25 for the Postgraduates (PG) courses is done through the Common Univeristy Entrance Test (CUET PG) by the National Testing Agency (NTA). The registration portal is open by the official. Students can fill out the JNU PG Entrance Exam form for session 2024-25 till 10 February 2024 by visiting the official website of NTA. The CUET PG Entrance exam will be held from 11 March 2024 to 28 March 2024. Students can download the CUET PG Admit Card on 07 March 2024 from NTA official website. Jawaharlal Nehru University will consider the CUET PG 2024 score to complete the admission process for the postgraduate programmes. The Entrance test will be conducted in 3 shifts with a duration of 1 hour 45 Minutes per shift.

JNU PhD Specializations

Pre-Ph.D/Ph.D. in Physical Science(PHYP)
Pre-Ph.D/Ph.D. in Molecular Medicine(CMMP)
Pre-Ph.D/Ph.D. in Mathematical Science(MATP)
Pre-Ph.D/Ph.D. in Computational Biology & Bioinformatics(CBBP)
Pre-Ph.D/Ph.D. in Chemical Science(CHEP)
Pre-Ph.D/Ph.D. in Biotechnology(SBTP)
Pre-Ph.D./Ph.D. in Nanosciences(NNSP)
MPH/Ph.D. in Programme in Community Health(MPHP)
Master of Computer Applications(MCAM)
M.Tech/Ph.D. in Computer & Systems Sciences(MTCP)
M.Sc Biotechnology
M.Phil./Ph.D. in Women Studies(WSPP)
M.Phil./Ph.D. in West Asian Studies(isP)
M.Phil./Ph.D. in Visual Arts(VSAP)
M.Phil./Ph.D. in Urdu(URDP)
M.Phil./Ph.D. in United States Studies(USSP)
M.Phil./Ph.D. in Theatre and Performance Studies(TPSP)
M.Phil./Ph.D. in Tamil(TAMP)
M.Phil./Ph.D. in Studies in Science Policy(SSPP)
M.Phil./Ph.D. in Spanish(SPNP)
M.Phil./Ph.D. in South Asian Studies(SASP)
M.Phil./Ph.D. in Social Systems(SOCP)
M.Phil./Ph.D. in Sanskrit(SANP)
M.Phil./Ph.D. in Russian(RSNP)
M.Phil./Ph.D. in Russian & Central Asian Studies(RCAP)
M.Phil./Ph.D. in Research Area IV(FORP)
M.Phil./Ph.D. in Research Area III(THRP)
M.Phil./Ph.D. in Research Area II(TWOP)
M.Phil./Ph.D. in Research Area I(ONEP)
M.Phil./Ph.D. in Programme in Social Sciences in Health(CSMP)
M.Phil./Ph.D. in Population Studies(POPP)
M.Phil./Ph.D. in Political Studies(POLP)
M.Phil./Ph.D. in Political Geography(POGP)
M.Phil./Ph.D. in Philosophy(SPHP)
M.Phil./Ph.D. in Persian(PERP)
M.Phil./Ph.D. in North East India Studies(NESP)
M.Phil./Ph.D. in Modern History(MODP)
M.Phil./Ph.D. in Medieval History(MEDP)
M.Phil./Ph.D. in Media Studies (CMSP)
M.Phil./Ph.D. in Linguistics(LINP)
M.Phil./Ph.D. in Life Sciences(SLSP)
M.Phil./Ph.D. in Law & Governance(CLGP)
M.Phil./Ph.D. in Latin American Studies(LAMP)
M.Phil./Ph.D. in Korean(KORP)
M.Phil./Ph.D. in Korean Studies(KOIP)
M.Phil./Ph.D. in Japanese(JAPP)
M.Phil./Ph.D. in Japanese Studies(JPIP)
M.Phil./Ph.D. in International Trade & Development(ITDP)
M.Phil./Ph.D. in International Politics(INPP)
M.Phil./Ph.D. in International Organisation(ORGP)
M.Phil./Ph.D. in International Legal Studies(ILGP)
M.Phil./Ph.D. in Inner Asian Studies(IASP)
M.Phil./Ph.D. in Indo-Pacific Studies (South-East Asia/South-West Pacific)(IPSP)
M.Phil./Ph.D. in Hindi(HNDP)
M.Phil./Ph.D. in Hindi Translation(HTLP)
M.Phil./Ph.D. in German(GERP)
M.Phil./Ph.D. in Geography(GEOP)
M.Phil./Ph.D. in French(FRNP)
M.Phil./Ph.D. in European Studies(EUPP)
M.Phil./Ph.D. in English(ENGP)
M.Phil./Ph.D. in Educational Studies(EDUP)
M.Phil./Ph.D. in Economics(ECNP)
M.Phil./Ph.D. in Economic Studies & Planning(ECOP)
M.Phil./Ph.D. in Discrimination and Exclusion Studies (SDEP)
M.Phil./Ph.D. in Diplomacy and Disarmament(DADP)
M.Phil./Ph.D. in Computer & Systems Sciences(SCSP)
M.Phil./Ph.D. in Comparative Politics And Political Theory(CPTP)
M.Phil./Ph.D. in Cinema Studies(CNSP)
M.Phil./Ph.D. in Chinese(CHNP)
M.Phil./Ph.D. in Chinese Studies(CHIP)
M.Phil./Ph.D. in Canadian Studies(CANP)
M.Phil./Ph.D. in Arabic(ARBP)
M.Phil./Ph.D. in Ancient History(ANCP)
M.Phil./Ph.D. in African Studies(AFSP)
M.Phil. in Portuguese(PRTP)

Jawaharlal Nehru University Course Admissions

The University offers the following one-year programme of study:

a. Advanced Diploma of Proficiency in Mass Media in Urdu

b. Diploma of Proficiency in Bhasha Indonesia, Mongolian, and Hebrew

c. Certificate of Proficiency in Mongolian, Pashto, Uzbek, Bhasha Indonesia, Urdu, Pali

d. Sanskrit Computational Linguistics, Sanskrit, Yoga Philosophy, Indian Culture, and Hebrew.

JNU Admission 2024 to the above programmes is made based on the following criteria:

A) Admission to advanced Diploma (ADOP) in Mass Media in Urdu and Certificate of Proficiency (COP) in Mongolian, Pashto, Uzbek, Bhasha Indonesia, Urdu, Hebrew, Pali, Sanskrit Computational Linguistics programmes, Sanskrit, Yoga Philosophy, and Indian Culture are made on the basis of the performance of candidates in CBT examinations.

B) JNU Admissions 2024 to Diploma of Proficiency (DOP) in Bhasha Indonesia, Hebrew, and Mongolian shall be based on merit as per the performance in the Certificate of Proficiency in respective languages.

JNU Admission 2024-25 FAQs

Q Is the JNU Admission form out for the 2024-25 session?

Ans Yes, JNU Admission 2024-25 registration is going on through the CUET Entrance test.

Q What is the last date to register for the JNU CUET PG Entrance test 2024?

Ans Students can fill out the JNU CUET PG Exam form till 10 February 2024.

Q What is the last date of JNU Registration 2024?

Ans 10 February 2024 is the last date to apply for JNU Registration 2024-25.

Q. What is the last date to apply for PG courses at JNU?

Ans. The last date to apply for JNU PG admission 2024-25 is 29 June 2024.

Q. What is the last date to apply for JNU admission 2024-25?

Ans. 29 June 2024 is the last date to enrol for JNU admission 2024-25.

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Contact Details for JNU Admission 2024-25

Address: New Mehrauli Road, JNU Ring Rd, New Delhi, Delhi 110067 Official Websitewww.jnu.ac.in

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