JNU Eligibility Criteria 2023, Academic Qualification, Age Criteria

JNU 2023 EligibilityJNU Eligibility 2023 is prescribed by the JNU for all courses. It will be necessary for all the candidates to fulfill the complete eligibility criteria. Jawaharlal Nehru University Entrance Exam (JNUEE) is conducting by NTA to get admission into UG, PG & Ph.D. programmes. In this article, we are providing the detailed information related to the JNU Eligibility Criteria 2023.

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JNU Eligibility Criteria 2023

The University offers different courses in the field of arts, science, computer application, etc. Each course will have different eligibility criteria. In this table, we have updated the complete eligibility criteria to apply for JNUEE.

Candidates have to fulfill the given JNU Admission eligibility criteria to fill JNU 2023 Application Form & appear in the examination.

CoursesEligibility Criteria
BA (Hons.) (1st Year)
  • Qualifying Exam: Pass 10+2 or equivalent examination from a recognized board.
  • Minimum Marks: Obtain minimum 45% marks in the qualifying exam.
  • Minimum Age Limit: 17 Years as on 1st October 2023.
BA (Hons.) (2nd Year) in German
  • Qualifying Exam: Pass 1st year of Bachelor Degree from a recognized university.
  • Minimum Marks: Secure at least 50% marks in the qualifying exam.
BA (Hons.) (2nd Year) other than German
  • Qualifying Exam: Pass 1st year of Bachelor Degree from a recognized university.
  • Minimum Marks: Secure minimum 45% marks in above exam.
MA in Politics/English/ Linguistics/ German/ Arts & Aesthetics
  • Qualifying Exam: Pass Bachelor Degree from any recognized university.
  • Minimum Marks: Secure minimum 50% marks in aggregate in the qualifying exam.
MA in Geography/Sociology/Sanskrit
  • Qualifying Exam: Should Pass Bachelor Degree from a recognized university.
  • Minimum Marks: Score at least 45% marks in the above exam.
MA in Economics
  • Qualifying Exam: Pass Bachelor Degree (with 50% marks in aggregate) in following subjects:
    Economics (Hons.) with Mathematics as subsidiary subject or Mathematics(Hons.) with Economics as a subsidiary subject or Statistics(Hons.) with Mathematics and Economics as subsidiary subjects.
    Pass any other bachelor degree with Economics & Mathematics & secure 60% marks.
MA in Political Sciences/Philosophy
  • Qualifying Exam: Pass Bachelor Degree with minimum 50 % marks in Social sciences.
    Pass Bachelor Degree with at least 55% marks for in science and technology stream.
  • Qualifying Exam: Pass Bachelor’s degree (B.SC or B.Tech or equivalent) from any recognized university.
  • Minimum Marks: Obtain at least 55% marks in the qualifying exam.
  • Qualifying Exam: Pass Bachelor Degree in any disciplines from a recognized university.
  • Minimum Marks: Secure minimum 55% marks in the above qualifying examination.
  • Qualifying Exam: Pass Master Degree in Computer Science or Mathematics or Statistics or Operational Research or in any branch of Science or Bachelor’s degree in any branch of Engineering or MCA.
  • Minimum Marks: Secure minimum 55% marks.
Ph.D. (Direct Admission)
  • Qualifying Exam: Pass 2-year M.Phil degree or Pass 1-year M.Phil degree with one-year research experience.
    Pass Master’s degree/BE/B.Tech & have at least 2-year research experience.
  • Minimum Marks: Score minimum 55% marks in the examination.
M.Phil/Ph.D & Ph.D (Through JRF)
  • Pass M.Sc in relevant subject.
  • Candidates who have qualified for the examination for a fellowship through a national level written test, i.e. JRF category under CSIR/UGC National Eligibility Test (NET)-JRF, DBT-JRF (Category-I), ICMR-JRF, INSPIRE Fellowship, Ayush Fellowship, Bioinformatic National Certification (BINC) examination (conducted by DBT) or any other fellowship awarded from Government of India.
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CUET 2023 Eligibility

Candidates must go through following eligibility criteria before applying for CUET 2023:

  • Nationality: Indian national citizens will be eligible to apply.
  • Qualification (UG): Applying candidates must have qualified 12th level exam from any recognized board or university.
  • For PG, candidates must have passed bachelor’s degree from any recognized board or university.
  • Percentage: Candidates must have qualified with minimum 50% marks in their graduation to be eligible.
  • Age Limit: There will be no age limit to apply for CUET 2023.
JNU 2023 Eligibility Criteria must be checked by the students to know whether they will apply for admission or not. Complete course wise eligibility of qualifying exam and minimum marks will be provided by us according to the latest information.
If you have any query about JNU Eligibility 2023, you can leave your comments in the comment box below.


  1. My only problem is that I am completing my 17 years in December 2023.
    But I am completing my 12th in same year.
    So how can I get admission in the CUET 2023..?
    Bcoz, minimum age limit for CUET 2023 is mentioned as 17 years as on October 2023.
    Please🙏 anyone suggest me about this.

  2. i passed my 12 with pcb can i take admission in jnu in bsc chemistry through cuet if i will choose maths also with other subjects like gt english and others am i eligible for bsc chemistry in jnu delhi PLEASE REPLY

  3. Sir I’m going to complete 12th this year and I want to appear for cuet this year for BA political science but I have taken science stream in 12th class. Can I change my stream sir

  4. Sir I’m in 1 semester now and I want admission in ba Spanish hons.in jnu 2 year am I eligible to give entrance jnuee 2021

  5. I’m going to complete my BA from symbiosis this year but I’m extremely unhappy with my college experience. I wish to do my BA again, can I apply to JNU or any other DU college when I’m 23 and doing a second bachelors?

  6. After class 12 boards in humanities(history, pol sc, sociology, English and bengali), how can I apply for studying BA in JNU?

  7. I have completed BTech (Industrial production Engineering) from Bilaspur Central University Chattisgarh. I want to do M Tech from JNU . Please guide.

  8. Sir I want to admission in PhD program in JNU sir I have qualified net but not JRF sir kay muji entrance exam dina ha ha Kay

  9. I am bsc math Hons graduate after 10 year from now will I eligible for b.a Spanish in j.n.u after entrance or they question on my double graduation or gap after 12 plz reply.

  10. I want to do ph.D in English in JNU. But I don’t understand the criteria so can you plz elaborate what should I do to take admission!!

  11. Sir i am 19 on (2020) so according to age criteria do i would be able to give BA hons exam for 1styear korean language??????

  12. Do JNU provide BA courses like in Political science or sociology or it only provides BA courses in languages

  13. If I would pass my MSc in DU then would I be able to take admission in PhD directly or I have to qualify NET

      1. You can go through our article UGC NET 2024 for details regarding JRF & Assistant Professor.

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