JMI Entrance Exam BFA 2023: Exam Dates, Application Form, Eligibility, Syllabus, Results

Jamia Millia Islamia Entrance Exam 2023 ( JMI Entrance Exam )

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Updated on Aug 23, 2023 15:03 IST

JMI entrance exam 2023: The counselling for all the Undergraduate, Postgraduate, PG Diploma, Advanced Diploma programmes is underway. The counselling schedule is being released course-wise. Candidates must keep on checking the website to know about the counselling schedule of the respective programmes. Shortlisted candidates are required to complete the admission formalities as per the schedule. Candidates are required to bring their original documents along with the self-attested photocopies. JMI has also released the category-wise cut off marks. The list contains the category-wise application ID and roll number of selected candidates. 

What is JMI Entrance Exam?

The Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI) University conducts Jamia Millia Islamia entrance test to shortlist candidates for admission in various UG and PG courses such as Engineering, Architecture & Planning, Hospitality & Travel, Animation, Mass Communication, Humanities & Social Sciences, Commerce as well as Teaching & Education. The result of the entrance exam is announced separately for different programmes.

JMI Entrance Exam Highlights

Exam Name

Jamia Millia Islamia Entrance Exam

Conducting Body

Jamia Millia Islamia

Exam Level

National Level Entrance Exam

Exam Frequency

Once a year

Exam Mode


Exam Medium

English (except for language exams)

Exam Date

April 15, 2023

Exam Purpose

Admission to various UG and PG courses

Exam Duration

Mass Communication: 3 hours, Other courses: 1 hour 30 minutes to 3 hours

Exam Pattern

Objective Type Multiple Choice questions

Exam Fees

INR 700 for: Mass Communication, Management Studies, Physiotherapy & Rehabilitation Sciences, Architecture and Ekistics (Except B.Arch), Education,  Engineering & Technology (Except B.Tech), Dentistry and Law. INR 550 for: All other Faculties/ Centres AND B.Tech/ B.Arch  

Exam Helpdesk no.

+91(11)26981717,26984617,26984658, 26988044,26987183

Official Website

JMI Entrance Exam 2023 Exam Dates & Schedule

Take a look at the table below for the complete schedule of JMI Entrance Exam 2023 exam

DatesPast Exam Dates

10 Jul '23

JMI 2023 Counselling

15 Apr '23 -

21 May '23

JMI Entrance Exam 2023

10 Apr '23

JMI Entrance Exam 2023 Admit Card

JMI Entrance Exam Eligibility with Exam Dates & Time

Given below is the eligibility criteria for MFA Programmes:

BFA (Painting): 18-May-2023 from 10:00 am to 01:00 pm

  • Senior Secondary School certificate examination (10+2) or any other equivalent examination with at least 50% marks in aggregate of best of 5-papers

BFA (Sculpture): 16-May-2023 from 10:00 am to 01:00 pm

  • Senior Secondary School certificate examination (10+2) or any other equivalent examination with at least 50% marks in aggregate of best of 5-papers

BFA (Applied Art): 12-May-2023 from 10:00 am to 01:00 pm

  • Senior Secondary School certificate examination (10+2) or any other equivalent examination with at least 50% marks in aggregate of best of 5-papers

BFA (Art Education): 17-May-2023 from 10:00 am to 01:00 pm

  • Senior Secondary School certificate examination (10+2) or any other equivalent examination with at least 50% marks in aggregate of best of 5-papers

JMI 2023 Admission Process

Candidates who wish to appear for the Jamia Millia Islamia entrance exam will have to follow the admission process. Applicants need to apply for different courses on offer at Jamia Millia Islamia University through the online medium. The candidate will have to fill up the application forms which will be provided on the official website of the university, which will be followed by the payment of the application form fee. Once the candidate has successfully submitted the application forms, the applicant will receive their respective admit cards. Here’s the admission process for the JMI entrance exam 2023.

Step 1: Register at JMI admission portal

To fill the JMI 2023 entrance exam application form, the candidate will first have to register themselves on the admission portal of the varsity by entering details such as:


Date of Birth

Email ID

Mobile number

Once the candidate has successfully registered, the aspirant will receive a mail on the submitted email-ID, which will contain a unique code with a link to verify the email account, login ID and password.

Step 2: Fill up JMI entrance exam application form

After candidates verify their email accounts, they can login by entering their ID and password. It may be noted that "a candidate is allowed to submit only ONE form for each program/group of programs (With Combined Entrance Test). Multiple submissions of form for the same program by a candidate may cause rejection of his/her candidature," informs the official website. Some of the details to be filled in JMI application form 2023 are:




Parent’s names

Date of Birth


Educational Qualification

Course the candidate wishes to apply for


Preference for entrance exam city

Upload softcopy of coloured passport size photograph

File Format



100 KB maximum



Softcopy of signature

File Format



100 KB maximum



Pen Colour


Step 3: Pay JMI Entrance Exam Application Fee 

After the candidate has filled up the JMI entrance exam application form, the next step is to pay the application fee. Candidates can pay the fee in online mode via credit card/ debit card/ net banking.

Faculty/ Centre Offering the Program

Application Fee

AJK Mass Communication Research Centre

INR 700

Centre for Management Studies

Centre for Physiotherapy & Rehabilitation Sciences

Faculty of Architecture and Ekistics

Faculty of Education

Faculty of Engineering & Technology

Faculty of Dentistry

Faculty of Law

All other Faculties/ Centres

INR 550

Once the fee is paid successfully, the candidates’ JMI entrance exam 2023 application process will be complete. 

Step 4: Admit Card

Once the JMI application form and the application fee have been successfully submitted, candidates will receive their respective admit cards on the official website of the university. Candidates will have to download the admit card on the official website of the university by logging in to their accounts.

Once the candidates have downloaded their admit cards, the aspirants are requested to take a printout and paste their self-attested passport size recent coloured photograph in the space provided. Thereafter, candidates can carry their JMI admit card 2023 to their allotted exam centres. Candidates are recommended to carry two copies of their admit card to the test centre as they need to deposit one of those copies to the invigilator at the time of exam, informs the official website.

Candidates can check full details on how to download JMI admit cards here

Step 5: JMI 2023 Entrance Exam

The Jamia Millia Islamia 2023 entrance exam will be conducted in the month of June. Candidates are expected to bring two copies of their admit cards before sitting for the entrance exam along with one photo-identity proof for verification purposes. Candidates are also advised to follow the rules and instructions as well.

Candidates can check JMI entrance exam pattern and marking scheme here

Step 6: Results

The JMI 2023 entrance exam results will be announced on the official website of the university. JMI result displays the result status of candidates. Qualified candidates are required to appear for the further selection rounds. Candidates clearing the interview rounds are offered admission in their respective courses offered at Jamia Millia Islamia University on the basis of merit.

Candidates can check JMI results here

Step 7: Counselling

JMI 2023 counselling will begin once the JMI entrance exam results have been announced. Candidates will be called for the counselling process as per their rank on the merit list. Selected candidates will have to complete their admission formalities on or before the date notified in the admission schedule. Candidates are required to bring the admit card of Jamia Millia Islamia Entrance exam and attested copies of the required documents. JMI counselling 2023 will be conducted separately for different courses on different dates.

Candidates can check full JMI counselling details here

JMI Exam Centres

While filling the application forms, candidates have the option of choosing the examination centre according to their convenience. On the admit card, the student will be provided with the full address of the examination centre.








JMI Entrance Exam 2023 Contact Information


Jamia Millia Islamia
New Delhi-110025

Fax: 011-26980229

JMI Entrance Exam 2023 FAQs

Candidates can see the FAQs related to JMI Entrance Exam below:

Q:   How can I download the JMI Entrance Exam admit card?

Candidates can download the JMI Entrance Exam admit card by following the below-mentioned steps: 1 Visit the official website of Jamia Millia Islamia University or the JMI application portal 2 Click on Sign In tab. 3 Enter the login ID/email ID and password to log in. 4 Once the candidate has entered the details, a link will be available Download Admit Card. 5 Check all the details and download the document.

Q:   Can I edit the JMI Entrance Exam application form after submission?

Yes, candidates have the option to edit the application form as JMI opens the form correction window after the new registration is over. Candidates are given two days to make corrections in the form. Candidates can make modifications by following the procedure given below 1 Visit the official website of Jamia Millia Islamia University 2 Log in with the email id and password. 3 Now, click on My Application button and make the required corrections 4 Thoroughly go through the entire form and then click on Submit.

Q:   What is the selection criteria for JMI entrance exam?

JMI selection criteria includes shortlisting of candidates on the basis of scores obtained in JMI exam. For some courses candidates are required to also appear for Group Discussion (GD) and Personal Interview (PI). The cut off for each course is released after the selection procedure is over and candidates are called for counselling and document verification. Candidates should go through the selection process mentioned in the e prospectus of JMI for their respective course.

Q:   From where can I download the JMI result?

The result of JMI Entrance Exam is announced at the official website of controller of examination of Jamia Millia Islamia. Candidates who appear for the JMI Entrance Exam can download their scorecards from the official website. To check the JMI 2023 entrance exam results, click on Admission Result tab. Enter the issued credentials to view your results. The result is released in the PDF format. Since many candidates may have appeared for the exam, you can use the shortcut and enter your name/ roll number to see your results.

Q:   How To Download the syllabus of JMI entrance exam?

The syllabus of the JMI Entrance Exam varies according to the course. Candidates appearing for the entrance exam have to follow the steps given below in order to view the syllabus for their respective programmes 1 Visit the official website of JMI examination (jmicoe. In) 2 Click on the Entrance Test Syllabus given on the admission tab 3 Select the Course Type, Course Name and enter the captcha. 4 Download the PDF file.

Q:   What are the eligibility criteria to apply for Jamia Millia Islamia Entrance Exam?

The eligibility criteria for each course is different. Candidates are advised to check the eligibility criteria before applying for the Jamia Millia Islamia Entrance Exam. For Undergraduate course, candidates must have passed Intermediate with at least 50 per cent marks from any board and for Masters course, graduate degree with at least 50 per cent marks from any recognised university is required.

Q:   What is the application fee for Jamia Millia Islamia Entrance Exam?

The application fee for programmes offered at AJK Mass Communication Research Centre, Center for Management Studies, Center for Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation Sciences, Faculty of Architecture and Ekistics (except B.Arch Faculty of Education, Faculty of Engineering and Technology (except B.Tech), Faculty of Dentistry and Faculty of Law is INR 700 and for the programmes offered at other faculty members/Centers and for B.Arch and B.Tech is INR 550. Candidates have to pay the application fee online via debit card, credit card, UPI or net banking.
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Q:   Will the JMI application fee be refunded if I do not appear for exam?

In case of failed transaction only, the application fee will be refunded. Once the fee is paid successfully, no refund will be granted. Hence, the candidate should go through all the details regarding eligibility criteria, application form etc before applying for a course.
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Q:   Can I challenge the JMI answer key released by Jamia Millia Islamia?

Yes, candidates can submit their objections against the JMI answer key within 48 hours after the same is published through electronic means. Candidates are required to pay INR 500 per programme to challenge the answer key. No grievance is entertained by the university without the payment of fee. The examination authority also do not entertain any requests submitted after the expiry of the time frame. Hence, candidates should raise their objections within the stipulated time.

Q:   I want to give CUET and then enter in JMI. What is the process?

CUET stands for Central Universities Common Entrance Test, which is conducted for admission to various undergraduate and postgraduate courses offered by participating central universities in India. On the other hand, JMI stands for Jamia Millia Islamia, which is a central university located in New Delhi, India. If you want to enter JMI through CUET you will have to first appear for the CUET examination and qualify for it. After that, you will have to apply for admission to JMI and appear for their admission process, which may include an entrance examination, an interview, and/or a group discussion, depending on the course you are applying for. It is important to note that not all courses offered by JMI are available through CUET. Therefore, you should check the JMI website or contact their admission office to find out if the course you are interested in is available through CUET and what the admission process entails. Additionally, it is recommended that you prepare well for the CUET examination and research the admission process of JMI in advance to increase your chances of getting admission.

Q:   Which specializations does JMI offer in BFA degree and what is the eligibility criteria for admission?

Jamia Millia Islamia offers Bachelor of Fine Arts in various disciplines such as Painting, Sculpture, Applied Arts and Art Education. The eligibility criteria for any specialisation is Senior Secondary School Certificate examination (10+2) or any other equivalent examination with at least 50% marks in aggregate of best of 5-papers. The admission process for BFA is conducted online. Candidates are required to fill the application form, qualify the JMI Entrance Exam and appear for counselling (if selected).. .

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