Jawaharlal Nehru University Entrance Examination Exam

What is JNUEE Exam?

The Jawaharlal Nehru University Entrance Examination (JNUEE) is the All India Level Entrance Examination conducted for admission to JNU. The final selection of the candidates will be based upon the performance in the computer-based test for all programmes of study, except M.Phil. and Ph.D. Candidates should appear for the Viva-voce for selection in M.Phil. and Ph.D. 

What Is JNU CEEB? 

The Jawaharlal Nehru University has been conducting the Combined Entrance Examination for Biotechnology (CEEB) on behalf of Department of Biotechnology (DBT). The test is conducted for 54 participating universities for admitting students to four Masters Programmes in Biotechnology. 

  • M.Sc. Biotechnology (33 Universities) 
  • M. Sc. Agricultural Biotechnology (11 Universities)
  • M. VSc. (03 Universities)
  • M. Tech. Biotechnology (07 Universities)

Who Will Conduct JNUEE? 

MHRD has established the National Testing Agency (NTA) as an independent autonomous and self-sustained testing organisation. NTA has been vested with the authority to conduct the Jawaharlal Nehru University Entrance Examination (JNUEE) and Combined Entrance Examination Biotechnology (CEEB) from 2019 onwards. The Agency has changed the JNUEE exam title to Jawaharlal Nehru University Entrance Test (JNUET). 

JNUEE Exam Details 

Exam name  Jawaharlal Nehru University Entrance Examination (JNUEE)
Conducted by National Testing Agency (NTA) 
Frequency  Once in a year
Mode of examination  Computer-based examination 
Application mode  Online 
Admit card mode  Online 
Official website ntajnu.nic.in 
E-mail  jnuee-nta@nic.in 
Phone number  0120-6895200

JNUEE Important Update

The NTA has released an important notice regarding common/single question paper for M.Phil and PhD. 

The notice reads, "There will be a common/single question paper for M.Phil. and Ph.D. programmes in the same field of study (provided intake is there in both the programme for JNUEE). The entrance examination shall be conducted for both the programmes in same filed on the same date and time, as per the schedule given in the Information Bulletin. If any candidate intends to apply for these two Programmes of study i.e. M.Phil. and Ph.D. in the same filed, candidate can apply for both the programmes and has to appear only in one common test and attempt the relevant question paper (in the same field). The marks obtained by the  candidate shall be considered for both the programmes, if opted for both."

JNUEE 2020 Dates 

Notification release date   March 2, 2020 
Registration date   March 2 to 31, 2020 
Admit card release date  April 21, 2020 
Exam date  May 11 to 14, 2020 
Result date  May 31, 2020 

JNUEE Notification 2020 

The NTA will release the JNUEE notification on March 2, 2020. Interested candidates are advised to visit the official site to explore the JNUET 2020 notification. The JNUEE 2020 information bulletin contains all the important details such as registration process, eligibility, exam date, application fee, syllabus, etc. JNU admission notification is also important for aspirants to understand the exam pattern and selection process. 

Download JNUEE notification 2020

JNUEE Application Form 2020 

Interested candidates who satisfy the eligibility conditions set by NTA should start registering for the exam through the official website. The JNUEE registration 2020 window will be available between March 2 and 31. The JNUEE and CEEB application form steps are below. 

Step 1: Apply for online registration through the official website. 

Step 2: Fill the online application form 

Step 3: Upload scanned photo and signature 

Step 4: Pay examination fee using a payment gateway. 

Step 5: Download confirmation page 

JNUEE Exam Pattern 

The selection of the candidates will be based on the online written examination. Aspirants should appear for the computer-based test that consists of multiple-choice questions. The duration of the JNUEE exam is 3 hours. The maximum marks is 100. 

JNUEE Answer Key 2020 

The NTA will release the answer keys of the written exam on the official website. It will also provide an option to challenge the answer keys. Candidates should pay Rs 1000/- per question as processing charges. NTA will release the final answer key and results will be based on it. 

JNUEE Result 2020 Declared

The National Test Agency (NTA) has released the JNUEE result 2020. Candidates who have appeared for the written exam held in October can check their JNU Entrance Exam result 2020 on the official site at jnuexams.nta.nic.in. One should enter their application number and date of birth to check their status of JNUEE result. 


Download JNUEE Result 2020

The JNUEE result 2020 was declared for M.A./M.Sc./M.C.A. courses. Students are advised to visit the official site for details regarding cut-off and counselling.

25 November 2020
JNUEE 2020 Final Answer Key Released

NTA has released the JNUEE Final Answer Key 2020. Candidates who have appeared for the entrance exam can check their final answer key on the official website - jnuexams.nta.nic.in. Candidates can find the JNUEE final answer key 2020 pdf on the official site.


Earlier, the NTA has released the provisional JNUEE answer key 2020 on October 21 and provided an objection to raise objections. The JNUEE result will be released soon.


3 November 2020
JNUEE 2020 Exams Begin

NTA has started conducting the Jawaharlal Nehru University Entrance Exam (JNUEE) 2020. The written test will be conducted between October 5 and 8, 2020. The written exam would be conducted at 358 centres for 101 streams.

The sources suggest that the exam will be conducted in two shifts and 2,34,048 candidates will appear around the country. NTA has released the admit cards for the exam on September 21, 2020. 

5 October 2020
JNUEE Admit Card 2020 Released

The NTA has released the JNUEE admit card 2020 at jnuexams.nta.nic.in. Candidates who have registered for the JNUEE 2020 exam can download the JNU admit card on the official website. One should enter the login credentials to download the JNU 2020 admit card.

The JNUEE 2020 will be held from October 5 to 8 in two different shifts, 9 am to 12 am and 3 pm to 6 pm. One should carry a valid photo ID on the day of the examination. A total of 1,35,462 candidates have registered for the academic session 2020-21.

24 September 2020
JNUEE 2020 Exam Schedule Released

The NTA has released the JNUEE 2020 entrance exam schedule. JNUEE 2020 will be held from October 5 to 8. Candidates who have registered for the entrance exam are advised to visit the official website to check the schedule. 

The JNUEE entrance exam is conducted for seeking admission to courses such as M.Phil, Ph.D., MCA, PGD, MA, M.Sc, COP, B.A (Hons), Advanced Diploma, M.Tech and B.Sc-M.Sc Integrated. 

21 September 2020
JNUEE 2020: One Entrance Exam For MPhil And PhD In Same Field
JNUEE 2020 Correction Facility Until July 20
JNUEE 2020: Correction Facility Started For Online Application Form
NTA Extended Application Deadline Of JNUEE 2020
JNUEE 2020 Last Date Extended Till June 15
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