Jawaharlal Nehru University Combined Biotechnology Entrance Examination 2012

Feb 10, 2012 17:38 IST

Jawaharlal Nehru University was established by an act of parliament in 1969 and is mainly a research oriented postgraduate university. It has invited applications from eligible candidates for admission to its various schools.

Biotechnology Programmes in Jawaharlal Nehru University

  • MSc (Biotechnology)
  • MSc (Agri.) Biotechnology/ MVSc
  • M Tech (Biotechnology) Programmes

Important Dates for admission in Jawaharlal Nehru University

  • Start of Online/ Offline Application Process: 6 February 2012
  • Last date for issue of Application Forms (only by post): 5 March 2012
  • Closing of Online offline Application Process: 21 March 2012 till 5 pm
  • Date and time of Entrance Examination: 25 May 2012 (9 am to 12 noon)
  • Dates for Entrance Examination: 22 May 2012 to 25 May 2012
  • Results of Entrance Examination: June/ July 2012

Selection Procedure: Candidates will be selected for admission in Jawaharlal Nehru University on the basis of Combined Biotechnology Entrance Examination 2012

Examination Fee: Examination fee for General Category candidates is Rs 600, for SC/ ST/ PH Category candidates is Rs 300 and fee for Foreign National Candidates is Rs 1250.

The fee needs to be paid in the form of Demand Draft drawn in favour of Jawaharlal Nehru University, payable at New Delhi.

How to Apply for admission in Jawaharlal Nehru University: Candidates seeking admission in Jawaharlal Nehru University 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 or

Offline Application: Set of Application Form and Prospectus can be obtained through Post by sending crossed Bank Draft for Rs 260 drawn in favour of ‘Jawaharlal Nehru University' payable at NEW DELHI along with 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.

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