JNUEE 2020 – NTA has released the admit card for JNUEE 2020 on the official website. Jawahar Lal Nehru University Entrance Examination will conduct from 5 – 8, October 2020. NTA holds the JNUEE 2020 exam on behalf of Jawaharlal Nehru University. It is an online exam, based on which admission in all the courses offered by JNU is done. However, admission in M.Phil. and Ph.D. is done as per performance in the exam and viva-voce. Check JNUEE 2020 dates, syllabus, exam pattern, and more details from this page.
– The candidates can download the Question Paper and Answer Key using the login credentials. Get Here!
– JNUEE 2020 Practice Test link Available. Click here to check the same.
– JNUEE has released the notice to inform the candidates for the chosen exam centers. Check the complete notification below.
– The admit card for JNUEE 2020 has released. Click here to download it.
The selection of the candidates is solely based on JNUEE scores for all courses. But for preparing the merit list for JNU admission in M.Phil and Ph.D course, 70% weightage is given to the JNUEE scores and 30% weightage to viva. For all important dates of JNUEE 2020, check the table below.
|JNUEE 2020||Important Date|
|Application process starts||02 Mar 2020|
|Last date to apply|
|Release of admit card|
|JNUEE 2020 exam date|
15 May (reserve date)
05-08 Oct 2020
|Result declaration date||to be announced|
- Eligibility Criteria
- Application Form
- Form Correction
- Exam Pattern
- Exam Centres
- Admit Card
- Answer Key
JNUEE 2020 Exam Center Notice
Click here to download the notice.
JNUEE 2020 Admit Card
NTA releases the JNUEE 2020 admit card under the login of the candidates on jnuexams.nta.nic.in. Only those candidates who have successfully filled the JNUEE 2020 application form get their admit card for the same. Candidates must download their JNUEE 2020 admit card by entering their application number and date of birth / password. Candidates must go to the examination center as per the schedule given in their JNUEE 2020 admit card.
What to carry with admit card: The candidates have to take below given things with their admit card:
- One passport size photograph (same as uploaded on the Online Application Form) for pasting on the specific space in the attendance sheet at the exam center.
- Any one of the authorized government photo IDs in original, a valid photo Id can be any one of the following:
- PAN card, or
- Driving License, or
- Voter ID, or
- Passport, or
- Aadhaar Card (With photograph), or
- Aadhaar Enrolment Number, or
- Ration Card
- PwD certificate, if claiming the relaxation under PwD category
JNUEE 2020 Exam Schedule
JNUEE 2020 is conducted in 2 shifts. The shift schedule of the test is as follows:
|1st session||09:30 am to 12:30 pm|
|2nd session||02:30 pm to 05:30 pm|
To check the paper wise distribution of JNUEE 2020 schedule – Click here
JNUEE 2020 Exam Pattern
Candidates can check the exam pattern for JNUEE 2020 from below.
Mode of examination: The exam is conducted in the computer based test format (LAN based CBT).
Duration of the examination: The total duration of the exam is 3 hours
Type of Questions: In the exam candidates are asked MCQ type questions.
Total Marks: The total marks in the exam is 100.
Total questions: The total number of question in the exam is 100, however this may vary from course to course.
Medium of the examination: The language of the paper is English. However, language courses may have an exception.
Marking scheme of the exam: 1 marks for correct response (weightage of each question may vary for different programme). There is no negative marking for incorrect responses.
JNUEE 2020 Syllabus
Candidates must prepare for the JNUEE 2020 examination with the help of the syllabus prescribed for the same. Interested candidates can check the JNUEE 2020 syllabus for all the courses below.
|Courses Name||Syllabus Link|
|International Studies||Click here|
|Language, Literature and Culture Studies||Click here|
|Life Sciences||Click here|
|Social Sciences||Click here|
|Environment Sciences||Click here|
|Computer and System Science||Click here|
|Physical Sciences||Click here|
|Computational & Integrative Science||Click here|
|Arts & Aesthetics||Click here|
|Sanskrit and Indic Studies||Click here|
|Special Study Centre for North East India||Click here|
|Molecular Medicine||Click here|
|Law and Governance||Click here|
|Nano Sciences||Click here|
|Disaster Research||Click here|
JNUEE 2020 Important Books
Candidates can check the important books for JNUEE 2020 examination from the table given below.
|Name of the Book||Buy Here|
|JNU BA (Hons.) in Foreign Languages Entrance Examination Guide||Buy Here|
|JNU: MA Political Science Entrance Exam Guide||Buy Here|
|JNU MA English Entrance Exam Guide||Buy Here|
|Study Notes Material On Economics Entrance Exam||Buy Here|
JNUEE 2020 Preparation Tips
Candidates can check the Preparation Tips for JNUEE 2020 examination in the points given below.
- Candidates must prepare with the help of the syllabus provided by the University for the concerned course.
- All the candidates must prepare and plan their study timings and for this they must check the exam pattern for JNUEE 2020 examination.
- Candidates shall take some ideas from the previous year question papers.
- They can practice by giving Mock Test.
- Candidates must concentrate on each and every unit given in the syllabus and prepare accordingly. They must give equal time to all the Units.
JNU Admission Process via JNUEE 2020
Jawaharlal Nehru University used to conduct the entrance exam on their own. However, from last year, the responsibility has been handed over to NTA. After that. the admission process of JNU has not changed, however, just the exam conducting part is taken over by NTA. A brief outline of the admission process is given below:
Check the eligibility for the course applying for
The candidates have to go through the detailed eligibility for admission in the course of their choice.
If eligible apply for entrance exam – JNUEE 2020
The entrance exam is conducted by NTA. To apply for the entrance test students must apply online at jnuexams.nta.nic.in.
Collect admit card to appear for the entrance exam
If the application form is correctly submitted before the last date, registered candidates get JNUEE admit card online, at jnuexams.nta.nic.in. JNUEE 2020 is an online exam and is held at a national level for all courses.
Check qualifying status of the entrance exam
The qualifying status of JNUEE is uploaded under the login of the candidates on admissions.jnu.ac.in. As per the marks of the candidates in JNUEE, merit list for admission is prepared. The candidates whose names appear in the JNUEE merit list are eligible for admission.
Apply for admission in JNU
The students whose name appears in the merit list have to move ahead and do the Pre-enrolment registration and payment of fee with blocking of seats on the website of JNU, jnu.ac.in. For the selected candidates, an admission / registration schedule is released. As per the schedule, the admission process must be completed before the deadline.
Schools / Centers / Special Center of JNU Where Admission is Based on JNUEE 2020
There are in all 20 schools / Centers / Special Center of JNU, where the admission is based on the candidates’ score on JNUEE 2020. They are:
- School of International Studies
- School of Language, Literature and Culture Studies
- School of Social Sciences
- School of Arts and Aesthetics
- School of Life Sciences
- School of Environmental Sciences
- School of Computer and Systems Sciences
- School of Physical Sciences
- School of Computational and Integrative Sciences
- School of Biotechnology
- School of Sanskrit and Indic Studies
- School of Engineering
- ABV School of Management and Entrepreneurship
- Special Centre for E-Learning
- Special Centre for Molecular Medicine
- Special Centre for the Study of Law and Governance
- Special Centre for Nano Sciences
- Special Centre for Disaster Research
- Special Centre for the Study of North East India
- Special Centre for National Security Studies
Tou can check the seat matrix of JNU admission 2020 – Click Here.
JNUEE 2020 Exam Center
Candidates can select 4 examination city centers in order to their preference. Since the seating capacity at each centre is limited, the option chosen by the candidates shall be considered for allotment of examination city centres based upon a first come-first serve basis. Candidates can check examination centers for JNUEE 2020 examination below:
|ITANAGAR / NAHARLAGUN||AL01|
|CHANDIGARH / MOHALI / PANCHKULA||CH01|
|DELHI / NEW DELHI||DL01|
|PANAJI / MADGAON||GO01|
|AHMEDABAD / GANDHINAGAR||GJ01|
|DHARWAD / HUBBALI (HUBLI)||KK10|
|UDUPI / MANIPAL||KK17|
|ALAPPUZHA / CHENGANNUR||KL01|
|ERNAKULAM / ANGAMALY/ MOOVATTUPUZHA||KL04|
|MUMBAI / NAVI MUMBAI||MR16|
|PATIALA / FATEHGA RH SAHIB||PB08|
|KANYAKUMARI / NAGERCOIL||TN06|
|HYDERABAD / SECUNDERABAD / RANGA REDDY||TL01|
|ALLAHABAD / PRAYAGRAJ||UP03|
|NOIDA/ GREATER NOIDA||UP09|
JNUEE 2020 Answer Key
After successfully conducting the JNUEE 2020 examination, NTA shall release answer keys for the appeared candidates. Candidates can download their JNUEE 2020 answer key by entering their application number and password. After downloading the JNUEE 2020 answer key candidates can use it and estimate their total marks scored in the JNUEE 2020 examination. To do so, candidates can add 1 / 2 / 3 / 4 marks as per the marking scheme of the concerned subject for each correct answer. There is no negative marking so candidates must not deduct any marks for the wrong answers.
JNUEE 2020 Result
After the release of the JNUEE 2020 answer key, NTA releases the result for the same. NTA releases the result for JNUEE 2020 examination in the form of a scorecard on the candidate’s login. Candidates can download their JNUEE 2020 result from the official site of NTA by entering their user ID and password. Candidates can check the details present in the JNUEE 2020 result below.
- Roll Number for JNUEE 2020
- Application Number
- Identity Type
- Minority Type
- Candidate’s Name
- Mother’s Name
- Father’s Name
- Date of Birth
- Marks obtained in each section
- Total marks
JNUEE 2020 Reservation of seats
Seats are reserved for the candidates by JNU as per their category. Candidates can check the reservation of seats for JNUEE 2020 Examination below.
|Category||Reservation of Seats|
5% of the horizontal reservation shall be applicable as horizontal reservation for all the PwD candidates in all the categories.
JNUEE 2020 Application Form
The candidates have to apply for JNU entrance test for admission. The entrance test forms are released by National Testing Agency on jnuexams.nta.nic.in. To apply for JNU admission test or JNUEE 2020, the steps to be followed are given below:
Step 1: Click on the direct link for application form given on this page. The first step is to register. On registration the application form number is generated. Note it down.
Step 2: Next, candidates have to fill the full application form with correct details.
Step 3: Upload the scanned images as per the specification in the brochure and application form of JNUEE 2020.
Step 4: Pay the application fee as prescribed for the course applied for.
Step 5: Print the confirmation page. Form is submitted only if the confirmation page is generated.
Note: Candidates can apply for maximum of 3 courses. One application form must be submitted per candidate for the same level of programme, or else the application is rejected. Also, if a candidate gets admission in the course of the first choice, all rights for admission in rest 2 courses is eliminated. Thus be careful while selecting the choice of courses and their order of preference.
JNUEE 2020 Application Fee
The application fee of JNUEE 2020 for below courses is given here:
|Category||Applying for 1 course||Applying for 2 courses||Applying for 3 courses|
|General / OBC / EWS||Rs. 530||Rs. 800||Rs. 1000|
|SC / ST / PwD / OBC||Rs. 310||Rs. 415||Rs. 500|
|BPL (Below Poverty Line)||Rs. 110||Rs. 215||Rs. 300|
The application fee for BA (Hons.) 1st Year, B.Sc.-M.Sc. integrated and all part time programmes is given in the table below:
|Category||Applying for 1 course||Applying for 2 courses||Applying for 3 courses|
|General / OBC / EWS||Rs. 400||Rs. 575||Rs. 750|
|SC / ST / PwD / OBC||Rs. 265||Rs. 325||Rs. 380|
|BPL (Below Poverty Line)||Rs. 65||Rs. 125||Rs. 180|
Mode to pay the application fee of JNUEE 2020:
The application fee payment mode is online only. The online channels are:
- Credit card, or
- Debit card, or
- Ne banking, or
Documents needed to upload in application form of JNUEE 2020
The candidates can check below the document needed to attach with online form and their specifications as per last year from the table below:
|Scanned images of latest photograph||10 kb to 200 kb||JPG/ JPEG|
|Scanned image of signature||4 kb to 30 kb||JPG/ JPEG|
JNUEE 2020 Eligibility Criteria
To apply for JNUEE 2020, candidates must first of all the check the eligibility for JNU admission 2020. The admission is subjected to qualifying not only the entrance exam but also the eligibility. Check eligibility below:
Age limit is applicable for BA courses only. It is 17 years as on October 01, 2020
General criteria and subject wise qualifications for admission:
This criteria varies from course to course, however, the general criteria are:
- For admission in Ph.D and M.Phil courses candidates must complete their Masters and get a minimum qualifying marks
- For admission in master courses, candidates must complete their UG level of education and must have a minimum aggregate score.
- For admission in the UG courses, candidates must complete their10+2 level of education with minimum aggregate score as prescribed.
For detailed and course wise admission criteria for all the courses – Click here
Admission of JRF holders to M.Phil and Ph.D programme
The candidates who have qualified for Junior Research Fellowship through CSIR/UGC National Eligibility Test (NET) examination are exempted from JNUEE. These candidates can apply separately in the respective school / centre / special centre wherever separate intake through JRF category is available. However, after applying, these candidates have to appear for an interview. Selection shall depend on their performance in the interview.
Foreign nationals applying for M.Phil and Ph.D programme
The foreign students get admission against the vacant seats, if any, after allotting seats to the Indian candidates who have qualified JNUEE
The Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD), Government of India (GOI) has established National Testing Agency (NTA) as an independent autonomous and self-sustained premier testing organization under Society Registration Act, 1860 for conducting efficient, transparent and international standards tests in order to assess the competency of candidates for admissions to premier higher education institutions. The main aims of NTA are given below.
- To conduct efficient, transparent and international standard tests in order to assess the competency of candidates for admission.
- To undertake research on educational, professional and testing system to identify gaps in the knowledge systems and take steps for bridging them.
- To produce and disseminate information and research on education and professional development standards.
|JNUEE 2020 Information Brochure||Download PDF|
|JNU e – prospectus||Download PDF|
|NTA JNUEE 2020 Press Release in Hindi||Download PDF|
|NTA JNUEE 2020 Press Release in English||Download PDF|
JNUEE 2020 Exam Frequently Asked Questions
Ans : The Jawaharlal Nehru University Entrance (JNUEE) is an Online Test of 3 hours. There will be a total number of 100 Multiple choice based questions.
Ans : National Testing Agency (NTA) will conduct JNUEE 2020.
Ans : Candidates must have passed the Qualifying examination with the required qualifying marks. You can check out the Eligibility criteria for each programme/ course above from this page.
Ans : You can check out the Syllabus for JNUEE 2020 above from this page.
Ans : The cut off for JNUEE 2020 will be released after the declaration of the Result.
Ans : All the colleges under Jawaharlal Nehru University accepts the score card of JNUEE for admission.
Ans : The mode of JNUEE 2020 is Online mode.
Ans : The difficulty level of JNUEE 2020 is moderate to high as per last year exam session.
Ans : Candidates have to appear for the Entrance examination. They are selected on the basis of their performance in the entrance exam.
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