This is the first time in the history of the university that it will be conducting a computer-based mode of entrance examination.
The JNUEE for admission is be conducted from May 27 to May 30, 2019. The entire examination process will be executed by the National Testing Agency (NTA). Although there was strong opposition from the faculty and students alike regarding the university’s shift towards an MCQ test. JNU is primarily known for its arts and humanities programs.
The 2019 JNUEE exam is being held in nearly 127 centers across the country. The NTA also said that the JNUEE and Combined Entrance Examination for Biotechnology (CEEB) is being held for a total of 142 study programs respectively. On all 3 days, the exam will be held in two shifts, the morning one between 9.30 a.m.-12.30 pm and the afternoon exam from 2.30 pm to 5.30 pm in 122 cities across the nation.
The NTA in its maiden test for JNU has taken numerous steps for the successful conduction of the examination. For instance, each center has been provided with jammers and a total of 1,400 jammers have been deployed for the cause. A total of 122 city coordinators have been deployed for exam duty. The 2019 edition has a total of 1,16,558 candidates appearing for the exams (67,801 males and 48,751 females). The admissions are being held for a total of 3,383 seats including 1,043 for MPhil and Ph.D. courses respectively.
For more information about the entrance exam, the students are advised to visit the official university website at jnu.ac.in.
Jawaharlal Nehru University is a world-renowned university established in the year 1969. As of 2019, JNU is ranked third among all universities in India by the NIRF (National Institutional Ranking Framework) and the Government of India. JNU, New Delhi holds the distinction of pioneering foreign languages studies in an integrated MA program in India. It has collaborated with universities and institutions across 48 countries.
Over the years, the university has established itself as a center of academic excellence and has been recognized all over the globe for its efforts. JNU has received ‘A’ grade accreditation from the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) with a Grade Point of 3.91 (on a scale of 4)