Jawaharlal Nehru University Ph.D programmes 2024-25

Jawaharlal Nehru University Ph.D programmes 2024-25. Jawaharlal Nehru University Admission 2024-25. JNU Ph.D. Admission.

Jawaharlal Nehru University (जवाहरलाल नेहरू विश्वविद्यालय)

नई दिल्ली-110067

New Delhi-110067

File No./Admission/5(1)/2024/April 26, 2024


Sub: Admission to Ph.D programmes in JNU-for the academic session 2024-25-reg.

Jawaharlal Nehru University Ph.D programmes 2024-25

The University Grants Commission (UGC), to help the students with one national entrance test as part of implementation of National Education Policy (NEP) 2020, has decided vide its Public Notice dated March 27, 2024, that score of National Eligibility Test (NET) conducted by UGC and CSIR can be used by the Universities/HEls for Ph.D Admission in place of entrance test.

Accordingly. JNU has decided to use NET score in place of the entrance test conducted by National Testing Agency (NTA) for admission to Ph.D Programmes in the University from the academic session 2024-25.

The salient features of admission to Ph.D Programmes in the University are summarized as under

1. Applications for admission to Ph.D Programmes in the University will be invited from eligible candidates under following categories

I. JRF qualified category (Category 1) only and,

II. NET Score categories (Category 1: JRF qualified candidates, Category 2: Candidates qualified for Assistant Professorship without JRF and Category 3: Candidates neither qualified for JRF nor for Assistant Professorship but eligible for admission to Ph.D only on the basis of NET score).

2. Admission under JRF Category will be done as per existing norms where 100% weightage will be assigned to viva-voce. However, candidates with valid JRF will be also eligible to apply under NET Score categories.

3. Admission under NET Score Categories will replace the entrance examination. The weightage for NET Score and viva-voce will be 70% and 30% respectively.

4. The marks obtained by the candidates in the NET Examination conducted by UGC and CSIR will be valid for a period of one year for the purpose of admission to Ph.D programme as decided by UGC. The validity of JRF will be as mentioned in the JRF award letter.

5. The University may be holding entrance examination for those Ph.D programmes where NET examination in the prescribed subjects/disciplines are not conducted by UGC/CSIR.

6. The e- Prospectus for Ph.D for the academic session 2024-25 will be made available shortly on the university website www.jnu.ac.in.

This issues with the approval of the Competent Authority,