Jawaharlal Nehru University Admission to various programmes 2012 - 2013

Name of Institute / University

Jawaharlal Nehru University

Courses Offered

SCHOOLS AND PROGRAMMES OF STUDY :

I. School of International Studies

(A) M.PHIL/PH.D. IN : International Politics, International Organisation, Diplomacy and Disarmament, Political Geography; International Legal Studies; International Trade and Development; South Asian, Central Asian, Southeast Asian & Southwest Pacific Studies; Chinese, Japanese & Korean Studies; West Asian Studies, African Studies; Canadian, United States And Latin American Studies; European Studies; and Russian & Central Asian Studies.

(B) M.A. in : POLITICS (with specialization in International Relations)

(B) M.A. in : ECONOMICS (with specialization in World Economy)

II. SCHOOL OF LANGUAGE, LITERATURE AND CULTURE STUDIES

(A) M.PHIL./PH.D. in : French, German, Arabic, Russian, Persian, Chinese, Urdu, Hindi, Tamil, Hindi Translation, English, Linguistics, Japanese And Spanish.

(B) M.Phil. in Portuguese

(C) M.A. in: Arabic, Chinese, English, French, German, Hindi, Japanese, Korean, Linguistics, Persian, Russian, Spanish and Urdu.

(D) B.A. (HONS.) in : Arabic, Chinese, French, German, Japanese, Korean, Persian, Russian And Spanish (With Entry Points to both 1st and 2nd Year).

MPH (MASTER OF PUBLIC HEALTH)/ PH.D.
M.A. in : Economics, Geography, History, Political Science and Sociology

SCHOOL OF LIFE SCIENCES

(A) M.PHIL./PH.D. IN Areas of Interdisciplinary Research in Molecular Biology, Genetic Engineering, Plant Biotechnology, Genetics, Developmental Biology, Cell Biology, Immunology, Neurobiology, Microbiology, Radiation and Cancer Biology, Bio-Physics and Structural Biology.

(B) M.Sc. in Life Sciences

SCHOOL OF ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES

(A) M.PHIL./PH.D. IN Environmental Sciences Including Interdisciplinary Areas of Biology (Ecology, Biotechnology, Biophysics, Bioremediation), Chemistry (Air, Water, Soil Pollution), Geology and Physics.

(B) M.Sc. in Environmental Sciences :An Interdisciplinary Course With Environmental Orientation, Drawn From Relevant Areas of Biological, Chemical, Earth and Physical Sciences.

SCHOOL OF COMPUTER AND SYSTEMS SCIENCES

(A) M.PHIL./PH.D. & M.TECH/PH.D.

(B) M.C.A. (Master of Computer Applications) : 3 Year Programme Open to Candidates With Adequate Competence in Mathematics.

SCHOOL OF PHYSICAL SCIENCES

(A) PRE-PH.D./PH.D. IN Physical Sciences/ Chemical Sciences/ Mathematical Sciences.

(B) M.Sc. in Physics

SCHOOL OF ARTS & AESTHETICS

(A) M.PHIL./PH.D.: The School offers M.Phil./Ph.D. programme in three different streams - Visual Studies, Theatre and Performance Studies and Cinema Studies. (Admission to the M.Phil./Ph.D. is through a separate entrance examination for each discipline followed by a vivavoce.)

(B) M.A. IN Arts & Aesthetics

SCHOOL OF COMPUTATIONAL AND INTEGRATIVE SCIENCES

(A) PRE-PH.D/PH.D IN Computational Biology and Bioinformatics

(B) M.TECH. IN Computational and Systems Biology

SCHOOL OF BIOTECHNOLOGY

PRE-PH.D./PH.D. INAreas of Gene Transfer and Expression in Eukaryotic Systems, Transcription Control and Gene Regulation, Protein Engineering, Molecular Biology of Infectious Diseases, Protein Folding and Stability, Optimization of Recombinant Protein Production, Structural Biology & Molecular Bioinformatics, and Biochemical Engineering, Molecular Virology, Cancer Biology, Molecular Cell Biology.

CENTRE FOR SANSKRIT STUDIES

(A) M.PHIL./PH.D. In Sanskrit
(B) M.A. in Sanskrit

CENTRE FOR MOLECULAR MEDICINE

PRE-PH.D/PH.D IN Areas of Metobolic Disorders, Infectious and Noninfectious Diseases, Diagnostics and Molecular Endocrinology
CENTRE FOR THE STUDY OF LAW AND GOVERNANCE

M.PHIL./PH.D. IN Law and Governance

Eligibility

(a) For Centre for International Politics, Organization and Disarmament: Master’s degree in Political Science, History, Economics, Geography, Sociology, Defence/ Strategic Studies, International Relations and Area Studies with at least 50% marks or

Master’s degree in Humanities and other Social Sciences with at least 60% marks or Master’s degree in Natural Sciences with at least 65% marks.

(b) For Centre for International Legal Studies: LL.B. (Three Year) degree after Bachelor’s degree with at least 55% marks or an LL.B. (Five year) degree with at least 55% marks in the aggregate or an M.A. with International Law as one of the subjects with at least 55% marks in the aggregate or an LL.M. degree with at least 50% marks in the aggregate.

(c) For Centre for International Trade & Development: Master's degree in Economics with at least 50% marks and familiarity with Mathematics and Statistics upto Bachelor’s level.

(d) For Centre for South, Central, South East Asian & South
West Pacific Studies:
Master’s degree in Political Science, History, Economics, Geography, Sociology, Defence Studies, International Relations and Area Studies with at least 50% marks or Master’s degree in Humanities and other Social Sciences with at least 60% marks or Master’s degree in Natural Sciences with at least 65% marks.

(e) For Canadian and Latin American Studies: Master’s degree in Political Science, History, Economics, Sociology, Defence/ Strategic Studies, International Relations and other allied subjects in Social Sciences and Humanities with at least 50% marks or Master’s degree in Natural Sciences with at least 60% marks.

(f) For US Studies: Master’s degree in Political Science, History, Economics, Sociology, Defence/Strategic Studies, International Relations, Humanities with at least 50% marks.

(g) All other Centres: Master’s degree in Political Science, History, Economics, International Relations and Area Studies with at least 50% marks or Master’s degree in Humanities and other Social Sciences with at least 60% marks or Master’s degree in Natural Sciences with at least 65% marks.

For M.A. Politics: Bachelor’s degree in any discipline under 10+2+3 pattern of education with at least 50% marks.

For M.A. Economics: Bachelor’s degree (with 50% marks in aggregate) in the following subjects under 10+2+3 pattern of education: Economics (Honours) with Mathematics as subsidiary
subject; Mathematics(Hons.) with Economics as a subsidiary subject; or Statistics (Hons.) with Mathematics & Economics as subsidiary subjects.

II. School of Language, Literature and Culture Studies

(i) M.Phil./Ph.D. in Languages/Subjects other than English, Linguistics and Hindi Translation: Master’s degree in the concerned language/subject with at least 50% marks.

(ii) M.Phil./Ph.D. in English: Master's Degree in English or Linguistics or Sociology or History or Political Science or Philosophy or Folklore or Film & Communication Studies or Culture Studies or Comparative Literature with at least 55% marks.

(iii) M. Phil/Ph.D. in Linguistics: Master's Degree in Linguistics or any other discipline with at least 50% marks.

(iv) M. Phil/Ph.D. in Hindi Translation: Master's degree in Hindi with 50% marks and English or any Indian language as one of the subject at B.A. level other than Hindi or Master's degree in any Indian/ Foreign language with 50% marks and Hindi as one of the subject at B. A. level.

For M.Phil. in Portuguese: Master's degree in Portuguese with at least 50% marks or Master's degree in any other Romance Language (Italian, Spanish, French, Romanian) or in English with atleast 50% marks and an Advanced Diploma in Portuguese with atleast 50% marks.

M.A. in English and Linguistics: Bachelor’s degree in any discipline under 10+2+3 pattern of education with at least 50% marks.

(ii) M.A. other than English and Linguistics: Bachelor’s degree in any discipline under 10+2+3 pattern of education with at least 45% marks with adequate proficiency in the concerned language.

For MPH: MBBS degree with at least 50% marks and at least one year’s work experience after internship or M.Sc. degree in Nursing with at least 50% marks and at least one year’s experience in Community Health Nursing.

How To Apply

A candidate can apply either “Online” or “Offline”.

Online Application: Candidates can apply Online on payment of prescribed fee if they have access to a computer, a printer and Internet by logging on to JNU website www.jnu.ac.in or www.jnuonline.in. The sites have been designed in a ‘user friendly’ way to help candidates for applying Online in a step-by-step fashion. Online application portal will remain open from 10:00 AM (IST) on 6th
February, 2012 till 5:00 PM (IST) on 21st March, 2012.

Offline Application : Set of Application Form and Prospectus can be obtained through Post by sending crossed Bank Draft for Rs.300/- (Rs. Three Hundred only) drawn in favour of JAWAHARLAL NEHRU UNIVERSITY payble at NEW DELHI alongwith a self addressed (unstamped) envelope of the minimum size of 30 cms x 25 cms. clearly indicating the programme of study for which the Application Form is required on the self-addressed envelope to the

SECTION OFFICER (ADMISSIONS),
Room No.28, Administrative Block,
Jawaharlal Nehru University,
New Delhi 110067.

Candidates seeking a set of Application Form and Prospectus from Nepal are required to send a Demand Draft of Rs.400/- or equivalent in US Dollars. Money Orders and Cheques are not accepted.

Contact Details

SECTION OFFICER (ADMISSIONS), Room No.28, Administrative Block, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi 110067
Website: http://www.jnu.ac.in

Test Centers

Agartala, Ahmedabad, Aizawl, Allahabad, Amritsar, Bangalore, Bareilly, Bhubaneshwar, Calicut, Chandigarh, Chennai, Coimbatore, Dehradun, Delhi, Dimapur, Gangtok, Guwahati, Goa, Gorakhpur, Gwalior, Hyderabad, Imphal, Indore, Itanagar, Jaipur, Jammu, Katihar, Kolkata, Lucknow, Madurai, Mumbai, Nagpur, Noida, Pant Nagar, Patna, Pondicherry, Pune, Raipur, Ranchi, Sambalpur, Secunderabad, Shillong, Shimla, Silchar, Siliguri, Srinagar, Thiruvananthapuram, Udaipur, Varanasi, Vijayawada and Visakhapatnam.
In addition, the University will hold entrance examination at Kathmandu (Nepal). (The University reserves the right to change/ cancel any centre of examination without assigning any reason.)

Exam Date

The University will hold Entrance Examination on May 22, 23, 24 and 25, 2012 for admission to various full-time programmes of study

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