JNUEE/JNU CUET (UG/PG) 2022: Registration (Extended for PG), Exam Dates, Fees, Eligibility, Syllabus, Results

Jawaharlal Nehru University Entrance Exam 2022 ( JNUEE )


Registrations: 19 May '22 - 10 Jul '22

This exam is conducted for courses given below:
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Updated on Jul 4, 2022 13:24 IST

JNUEE/JNU CUET UG 2022 exam date is July 15 to August 10. JNU CUET UG application form and correction window will close on June 24, 11:50 pm. The application form and correction window closed by the National Testing Agency (NTA) on June 26. Recently, NTA reopened the JNU CUET UG application and correction window from June 23. JNU CUET UG 2022 exam will be held on July 15, July 16, July 19, July 20, August 4, August 5, August 6, August 7, August 8 and August 10 in CBT mode. NTA will conduct Common University Entrance Test (CUET) UG at different centres located in 554 cities across India and 13 Cities abroad. The official notification read, ''Since, it is the only exam for entry into Central University System (UG Courses), the registration is once again being opened for one last time on the demand of the candidates.'' JNU UG registrations started at cuet.samarth.ac.in. on April 6. Candidates can visit the officiat website of CUET to fill in the JNU 2022 UG application forms. JNU 2022 UG admit card release date has not been announed yet.

JNUEE/JNU CUET PG 2022 exam will be held in third week of July. JNUEE/JNU CUET PG 2022 registration date has been extended from July 4 to July 10 upto 5:00 pm. Meanwhile last date of payment of applictation fee online has been extended from July 5 to July 11 upto 11:50 pm. JNUEE/JNU CUET PG application process started on the official website of CUET on May 19. Eligible candidates can visit the official website of CUET- cuet.nta.nic.in to apply for JNU PG 2022 exam. JNU CUET PG application correction window will remain open from July 12 to July 14 upto 11: 50 pm instead of July 6 to July 8. Earlier the UGC chairman Jagadesh Kumar said, "The NTA will conduct the Postgraduate Entrance Test for 42 central and participating universities for the academic session 2022-2023. CUET will provide a single window opportunity to students to seek admission in participating universities across the country."    

For academic session 2022-23, JNU will admit candidates to UG and PG courses based on Central Universities Common Entrance Test scores. JNU CUET exam 2022 will be held in computer-based mode. All the qualifying candidates in the entrance exam will be provided admission to different undergraduate and postgraduate programmes by Jawaharlal Nehru University. 

What is JNU CUET?

The Jawaharlal Nehru University adopted Common University Entrance Test for admission to offer admission to aspirants in undergraduate, postgraduate courses, postgraduate diploma and advanced diploma courses. The scores of JNU CUET is accepted by all the 14 schools under JNU. The exam is conducted in two shifts viz. first session (10:00 am to 12:00 pm) and second shift (3:00 pm to 5:00 pm).  

Note: MPhil courses will not be offered this year due to the National Education Policy 2020's proposal to eliminate the programme.

Candidates can secure admission in the below-mentioned schools of JNU basis their performance in JNUEE/JNU CUET:

School of International Studies (SIS)

School of Life Sciences (SLS)

School of Environmental Sciences (SES)

School of Social Sciences (SSS)

School of Physical Sciences (SPS)

School of Computer & Systems Sciences (SC&SS)

School of Language, Literature and Culture Studies (SL)

School of Computational and Integrative Sciences (SC&IS)

School of Arts & Aesthetics (SAA)

School of Biotechnology (SBT)

Centre for Sanskrit Studies (CSS)

Centre for Molecular Medicine (CMM)

Centre for the Study of Law & Governance (CLG)

Centre for Nano Sciences (CNS)

Quick facts related to JNUEE 2022:

  • While filling the application form for JNU admissions aspirants can opt to appear in the entrance test for a maximum of three courses in order of their preference.
  • Since the seats available for admission in programmes offered at JNU is limited, aspirants are shortlisted for admission basis their performance in Jawaharlal Nehru University Entrance Exam (JNUEE)/JNU CUET as well as viva-voce.
  • JNUEE/JNUE CUET along with JNU CEEB will be conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA)this year.
  • Till 2018, Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) conducted both JNUEE and JNU CEEB exams.
  • As per the official website of NTA, a total of 1,16,558 candidates registered for both, JNU Entrance Exam and JNU CEEB last year (2020). Further, sources shared that a total of 1,05,000 candidates appeared for JNUEE 2019 exam in order to secure admission in 131 courses.

JNUEE/JNU CUET 2022 Exam Highlights

Exam Particulars

Exam Details

Exam Name 

Jawaharla Nehru University Entrance Test

Common University Entrance Test (CUET)

Conducting Body 

National Testing Agency (NTA) 

Common University Entrance Test (CUET)

Exam Level 


Exam Frequency 

Once a year 

Mode of Exam 


Courses offered through Entrance Exam 

BA (Hons), MA, MCA, Mass Media, MSc, MTech, MPhil, International Studies

Exam Fees 

INR 530 (General) 
INR 310 (SC, ST, OBC) 

Exam Duration 

2 hours 

Exam Language 

English & Hindi or language specific in concerned subjects

Mode of Application


Mode of Exam


Official Website 


Contact Details 

Helpline Number: 7204459208. 
Email: jnueehelpdesk@gmail.com. 
Contact Number: 011-26704048
Timings : 9:30 AM to 5:30 PM (Monday - Friday)

JNUEE/JNU CUET Important Dates 2022

JNU 2022 application process for UG and PG courses through CUET has started. Candidates can get the latest schedule for the entrance exam in the table below:

Exam Events

Exam Dates

Release of JNU Application Form UG Courses (CUET)


Last Date to Apply for JNU UG Courses

06-May-2022 22-May-2022 31-May-2022 23-Jun-2022 to 24-Jun-2022 26-Jun-2022

Release of JNU CUET PG Application Form 


Last Date to Apply for JNU CUET PG

18-Jun-2022 04-Jul-2022 10-Jul-2022

Last Date to Pay JNU UG Fee

22-May-2022 31-May-2022 (upto 9:00 PM)

Last date of successful transaction of fee for (PG) through Credit/Debit Card/NetBanking/UPI 

19-Jun-2022 (upto 11:50 PM)05-Jul-2022 (upto 11:50 PM) 11-Jul-2022 (upto 11:50 PM)

Form correction window UG

27-May-2022 to 31-May-2022 23-Jun-2022 to 24-Jun-2022 26-Jun-2022

Form correction window PG

20-Jun-2022 to 22-Jun-2022 06-Jul-2022 to 08-Jul-2022 12-Jul-2022 to 14-Jul-2022

Issue of Admit Card

To be announced


15-Jul-2022 to 10-Aug-2022

JNU Entrance Exam Dates

July, 2022

Release of Provisional Answer Keys

To be announced

Final Answer Key

To be announced

Declaration of Results (PG courses)

To be announced

Declaration of Results (UG courses, Advanced Diploma)

To be announced

Declaration of Results (PhD courses)

To be announced

Declaration of Results (PhD under GATE category)

To be announced

Declaration of Results (PhD under JRF category)

To be announced

First Cut-offs List 

To be announced

JNUEE/JNU CUET Eligibility Criteria

For JNUEE (JNUET) 2022 entrance exam, candidates are advised to check the eligibility criteria before filling and submitting the form. The Jawaharlal Nehru University offers a wide variety of courses, where each course’s eligibility criteria is different from the other. The general eligibility criteria as set by the University for the Entrance Exam is a graduation degree having secured a minimum 55% marks.

For detailed information on JNUEE eligibility criteria, candidates can click here.

JNUEE/JNU CUET 2022 Admission Process

Candidates who want to appear for the JNUEE/JNU CUET, have to follow the steps mentioned below:

Step 1: Registration

To fill the JNUEE application form, candidates are required to register themselves. Aspirants will have to log in to the official website of the official university. The candidates will have to fill in the required details.

Name of Candidate

Mobile Number

Programme for study which the candidate wants to apply for


Valid Email ID

Date of Birth

Confirmation of Email ID


Once all the details are filled in, candidates can confirm the password and enter the registered details. From there on, the candidate can visit the home page of the website to log in and apply for the JNUEE/JNU CUET entrance exam.

Step 2: Fill JNUEE/JNU CUET Application Form

Aspirants can fill the JNU entrance exam application form in either of the modes – online or offline. Candidates can mention up to three fields of study in the same JNUEE application form in order of preference. If any aspirant submits more than one application form for JNU admissions at the same programme level then their candidature would stand cancelled. But this rule does not apply to candidates who have applied for admission in the below-mentioned programmes:

  • JRF holder candidates who have applied for admission in Science Schools under "JRF category" for admission to MPhil/PhD or Pre-PhD/PhD through the viva-voce exam in addition to admission through entrance examination
  • Aspirants who have applied for direct admission to PhD programme.

The application process for aspirants would only be considered complete when they have filled all the information in the JNUEE application form and also affixed their recent passport size photograph, signed in the space marked for signature and paid the exam fee. Application fee for JNUEE 2022 can be paid by Demand Draft which is drawn in favour of Jawaharlal Nehru University and is payable at New Delhi.

Step 3: Download JNUEE/JNU CUET Admit Card

Candidates need to download JNUEE 2022 admit card from the official website of Jawaharlal Nehru University. The admit card can be downloaded by filling in their application number or name and date of birth. Aspirants need to carry a copy of JNUEE/JNU CUET admit card to their exam centre with their latest passport size photograph.        

Step 4: Appear for JNUEE/JNU CUET Exam

Aspirants need to appear for Jawaharlal Nehru University Entrance Exam as per the date, time and venue mentioned on their admit card. JNUEE is of two hours duration and contains questions related to the course for which aspirants have applied for admission.

Step 5: Check JNUEE/JNU CUET Result

Candidates can check their result for JNUEE/JNU CUET on the official website of Jawaharlal Nehru University by filling in details such as their programme of study, field of study and application number/registration number.

Step 6: Appear for Viva-Voce

In most of the courses offered at Jawaharlal Nehru University, admission is offered on the basis of an aspirant’s performance in JNUEE exam. However, in some courses candidates who have been shortlisted for admission basis their performance in Jawaharlal Nehru University Entrance Exam need to further appear for the viva-voce round. Admission to these courses is offered to candidates on the basis of their performance in both the entrance exam as well as the viva-voce round. Courses in which candidates need to take part in JNU viva-voce round are as mentioned below:

  • BA (Hons) 2nd year
  • MA (Foreign Languages)
  • MPhil/PhD
  • Pre-PhD/PhD
  • MTech/PhD
  • MPH/PhD
  • COP
  • ADOP(Mass Media)

Travel Concession for Viva-Voce

JNU invites candidates to take part in viva-voce after clearing the written entrance exams. For the viva-voce, if candidates are travelling from different cities then the central university pays second class railway fare, both ways (round trip) by the shortest route from the place from where candidates are travelling for the viva-voce that is, mailing address given in the Application Form. However, this fee is paid for a distance that is covered above 300 kms and here candidates need to produce a valid train ticket. The official website informs: “The fare for the first 300 km each way shall be borne by the candidates themselves. Candidates wishing to claim reimbursement of fare are advised to retain with them Train/Bus ticket(s). Candidates invited to viva- voce from a distance of fewer than 300 km, including local ones shall not be reimbursed Train/Bus fare under any circumstances”.

Step 7: Check JNU Final Merit List

The final merit list for JNU admissions is released on the official website of the varsity. Candidates can check their result by filling details such as their programme of study, field of study and application number/registration number. 

Important FAQs related to JNUEE/JNU CUET 2022

Q. Does JNU offer postgraduate courses?

A. Yes. JNU offers admission to various postgraduate courses offered at the varsity and its diverse schools. 

Q. I just did my BSc in Biochemistry, am I eligible to pursue MA in Politics?

A. It is preferred for a candidate to have a bachelor’s degree in political science as a subject taken, however, JNU allows candidates to apply from any discipline as long as they have done their graduation from a recognized university and should have secured a minimum of 55% in their graduation.

Q. I am still awaiting my bachelor’s results, can I apply for the JNUEE?

A. Yes. Candidates can apply for the entrance exam but the student needs to have all their mark sheets and should provide the certificate before the classes commence.

Q. Is an interview conducted after the JNUEE?

A. Only Candidates who qualify the JNUEE, will be called for an interview.

Q. What is the duration of the JNUEE?

A. The JNUEE duration is of 3 hours.

Q. Can I write the JNUEE in Hindi?

A. No. The candidate has to give the JNUEE in English only except for the Hindi language paper.

Q. Do I have to go to Delhi to appear for the JNUEE?

A. If you not a resident of Delhi, you can select the nearest exam centre near you while filling up the JNUEE application form.

Q. Is French course offered at JNU?

A. Yes. JNU offers BA and MA in French.

Q. Does JNU offer students placement?

A. Yes. JNU offers students placements and assists the students by arranging interviews on and off-campus at the end of the academic year.

Q. How can I prepare for JNUEE?

A. Candidates are advised to stick to the syllabus, know the exam pattern and marking scheme, solve sample papers and give mock tests.

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