Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) In Delhi University, Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) University of Delhi

Jawaharlal Nehru University - [JNU]

New Mehrauli Road, Delhi, Delhi   |   ESTD : 1969   |   Approved By: UGC   |  NAAC   |   Type: Public
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Overview Information

About College

Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) was established 1969 under Jawaharlal Nehru University Act 1966. It is Accredited “A” grade by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC). It is recognized as university by University Grants Commission (UGC), New Delhi. It is located Near Mehrauli Road, New Delhi.


Schools and Institutes

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.

Centre for Biotechnology.

Centre for Molecular Medicine.

Centre for Sanskrit Studies.

Centre for the Study of Law and Governance.


M.phil/P.hd. has 925 seats.

MA/Msc/MCA has 962 seats.

BA (hons.) has 395 seats.

Part-time courses have 208 seats.

Admission procedure

The candidates are selected on the basis of written entrance exam.

And for admission in Post-graduation courses the candidates are called for Interview after written examination.


Campus Infrastructure

The campus is built on 1000 acres land

The campus has classroom, labs, hostels etc.

It is located near the Aravali Hills.


5, 00,000 books

2, 0000 e-journals

53 national/international journals

108752 bound journals

723 periodicals

50000 Russian books

1000 general text books

30000 government publications

7 dailies

5000 titles


7 boys only hostels

4 girls only hostels

4 boys and girls hostels

1 for married students

2 for working women

Total capacity of 5, 500 rooms

Guest houses

2 non-AC Guest-Houses

2 AC Guest-Houses

1 Suite

Charges applicable

Health Centre

Located at a distance of about 300 m.

University Health Centre.

O.P.D services.

Attending doctors from 49 government and private hospital.

7 referred hospitals.

36 C.G.H.S hospitals.

55 diagnostic Centre’s.

12 medical officers, hospital Dean and other Staff.


Australian High Commission Fellowship

Okita Memorial Fellowship

Korea Foundation(Korea)

G Parthasarathi Endowment Fellowship

Dr. Sheila Zurbrigg Fellowship

Special Fellowships for SC/ST and PH student.




Blood Donation Camp

International Conference


The International Comparative Human Rights Practicum

Archives on Contemporary Exhibition


Youth Film Festival

Annual Yoga Competition

Annual Celebration



The President of India Gold Medal

Rafael Iruzubieta Award

Dr. Arpita Mishra Award

Devendra Kumar Gupta Award

Sajjad Zaheer and Razia Zaheer Award

College Infrastructure and Facility

Student Discussion

  • RAJAT PUROHIT 2016-09-01 07:55:46

    What is the admission criteria for M.Tech course in JNU ?

    • RACHIT WASON 2016-09-16 10:13:12

      Jawaharlal Nehru University admission criteria for M.Tech is Bachelors degree in Science or Engineering discipline obtained through the 10+2+4 system or an equivalent qualification with a minimum aggregate of 55% (for SC, ST 50%) or equivalent from the recognized University.

  • PRONOY DEY 2016-08-31 05:55:46

    Why Join Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) ?

    • PRIYATA GUPTA 2016-09-09 09:10:12

      This University is Ranked 3rd among Top 100 Universities in India by National Institutional Ranking Framework (MHRD) in 2016. There are excellent teacher-student ratio of 1:10. It has Superior academic curriculum. It has Vast infrastructure with all the essential facilities. it has Well equipped in-campus hostel.

  • GAURAV CHANDAK 2016-08-30 13:05:46

    Is JNU accredited and recognized to ?

    • PRERNA RUSTAGI 2016-09-17 11:05:12

      Jawaharlal Nehru University is accredited to National Assessment and Accreditation Council and recognized by University Grants Commission (UGC).

  • ASIF KHAN 2016-08-27 14:44:46

    What is about the placement of Jawaharlal Nehru University ?

    • PRACHI JAIN 2016-09-16 11:03:12

      This is central University so most of the students preferred government jobs and everybody get it. Apart from govt jobs student join in research institute and media.

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