JNU PhD Admission 2022-23 by JNUEE, under JRF & GATE Category: Dates, Application Form

JNU PhD Admission

JNU PhD admission 2022-23 – JNU Delhi invites application for PhD admission. JNU PhD admission 2022 is primarily based on a Computer Based Test (CBT) conducted by the University. CSIR/UGC National Eligibility Test (NET) JRF qualified candidates and GATE qualified candidates for School of Engineering are exempted from the test and are directly called for an Interview round.

Latest –

  • Application form for JRF & GATE Category are available now
  • JNU PhD Prospectus is available now

JNU Schools and Centers

  • School of International Studies
  • School of Language, Literature and Culture Studies
  • School of Social Sciences
  • School of Arts and Aesthetics
  • School of Life Sciences
  • School of Environmental Sciences
  • School of Computer and Systems Sciences
  • School of Physical Sciences
  • School of Computational and Integrative Sciences
  • School of Biotechnology
  • School of Sanskrit and Indic Studies
  • School of Engineering
  • Atal Bihari Vajpayee School of Management and Entrepreneurship
  • School of Indian Traditional Music and Dance
  • Special Centre for E-Learning
  • Special Centre for Molecular Medicine
  • Special Centre for the Study of Law and Governance
  • Special Centre for Nano Sciences
  • Special Centre for Disaster Research
  • Special Centre for the Study of North East India
  • Special Centre for National Security Studies
  • Special Centre for System Medicine

JNU PhD Admission 2022-23 Eligibility Criteria

The eligibility criteria required to qualify for admission to JNU’s PhD programme is mentioned below:

  • Candidates who have a Master’s degree or a professional degree declared equivalent to the Master’s degree by the corresponding statutory regulatory body, with at least 55% marks in aggregate or its equivalent grade ‘B’ in the UGC 7-point scale (or an equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed) or an equivalent degree from a foreign educational Institution accredited by an Assessment and Accreditation Agency which is approved, recognized or authorized by an authority, established or incorporated under a law in its home country or any other statutory authority in that country for the purpose of assessing, accrediting or assuring quality and standards of educational institutions. A relaxation of 5% of marks, from 55% to 50%, or an equivalent relaxation of grade, may be allowed for those belonging to SC/ST/OBC (non-creamy layer)/ PWD as per the decision of the Commission from time to time, or for those who had obtained their Master’s degree prior to 19th September, 1991. The eligibility marks of 55% (or an equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed) and the relaxation of 5% to the categories mentioned above are permissible based only on the qualifying marks without including the grace mark procedures;
  • Candidates who have cleared the M.Phil. course work with at least 55% marks in aggregate or its equivalent grade ‘B’ in the UGC 7-point scale (or an equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed). A relaxation of 5% of marks, from 55% to 50%, or an equivalent relaxation of grade, may be allowed for those belonging to SC/ST/OBC (non-creamy layer)/PWD and other categories of candidates as per the decision of the Commission from time to time;
  • Candidates possessing a Degree considered equivalent to M.Phil. Degree of an Indian Institution, from a Foreign Educational Institution accredited by an Assessment and Accreditation Agency which is approved, recognized or authorized by an authority, established or incorporated under a law in its home country or any other statutory authority in that country for the purpose of assessing, accrediting or assuring quality and standards of educational institutions, shall be eligible for admission to Ph.D. programme.
  • P.G. degree holders of AYUSH Systems of Medicine will be considered equivalent to Masters progrmmes (M.Sc./M.A.) and are also eligible for the JNUEE for Ph.D. progamme

For subject wise eligibility criteria refer to prospectus.

JNU PhD Admission Process

  1. Through JNUEE
  2. Admission of JRF Holders to Ph.D. programme
  3. Admission of GATE holders to Ph.D. programme in the School of Engineering

Through JNUEE

  • The candidates seeking admission into Ph.D. programmes have to appear in the CBT (Computer Based Test).
  • The qualifying marks for General & EWS shall be 50% of total marks and 45% marks for SC/ST/OBC (Non creamy layer)/PWD categories. It is to be noted that mere qualifying in CBT does not entitle the candidates to be shortlisted for viva voce Examination.
  • Short listing of the candidates to be called for viva voce shall be done as per the following criteria:-
    • For General Category: Intake x 5 times
    • For SC/ST/OBC/EWS Categories: Intake x 8 times
    • For PWD Category: 8 times – wherever available

JRF qualified candidates shall be exempted from Computer Based Test (CBT). They are required to apply separately under JRF category. Such candidates shall be shortlisted and called directly for viva-voce.

GATE qualified candidates for the admission in the school of Engineering shall be exempted from Computer Based Test (CBT). They are required to apply separately under GATE category. Such candidates shall be shortlisted and called directly for viva-voce.

Admission of JRF holders

  • Only those candidates who fulfil the minimum eligibility requirements as prescribed for admission of candidates to Ph.D. programmes as mentioned in the respective schools/centres and have qualified for Junior Research Fellowship through CSIR, UGC National Eligibility Test (NET), ICMR, AYUSH, DBT examination are eligible to apply separately in the prescribed form under this category in the respective school/centre/Special Centre wherever separate intake through JRF category is available (the link for this category will be available on the JNU website).
  • Such candidates shall be exempted from appearing in Computer Based Test (CBT). However, candidates shall have to appear for an interview and their selection will depend on their performance in the interview.
  • Candidates who have appeared in these examinations, but results awaited may also apply under this category. However, such candidates will be interviewed upon submission of a valid proof of having qualified for or awarded the JRF certificate at the time of interview.
  • Please note that candidates who have been awarded “Lectureship” (without JRF) in the CSIR/UGC examination and any other fellowship on the basis of Lectureship (without JRF) (Assistant Professorship) are not eligible and will not be interviewed. In case of candidates applying under JRF category selection will be done on the basis of 100% viva score.

Admission of GATE holders to PhD programme in the School of Engineering

  • Only those candidates who fulfil the minimum eligibility requirements as prescribed for admission of candidates to Ph.D. programme as mentioned for the School of Engineering and qualified for GATE fellowship are eligible to apply separately in the prescribed form under this category (the link for this category will be available on the JNU website).
  • The intake will be as per the availability of number of fellowships and requirement of seats in the School.
  • In case of candidates applying under GATE category, selection will be done on the basis of 100% viva score.

Admission of Foreign Nationals to Ph.D. programmes

  • The admission of foreign students for Ph.D. programmes may be considered in compliance with UGC 2016 Regulations regarding number of research scholars faculty (i.e. Professor/Associate Professor/Assistant Professor) can supervise.
  • Foreign students shall be offered seats only if seats are left vacant in any discipline after being offered to Indian Candidates who have appeared in JNUEE – 2022-23.

JNU PhD Admission 2022-23 Important Dates

JNU PhD Admission Under JRF Category 2022 Schedule

EventImportant Date
Online Submission of Application Form Starts24 Aug 2022
Last date to apply23 Sept 2022
Last date for payment of fee online23 Sept 2022
Declaration of PhD result for viva-voceTo be announced
Holding of viva-voce examinationTo be announced
Publication of Merit Lists for AdmissionsTo be announced
Pre-enrolment registration and
payment of fee with blocking of seats
To be announced

JNU PhD Admission Under GATE Category 2022 Schedule

EventImportant Date
Online Submission of Application Form Starts24 Aug 2022
Last date to apply23 Sept 2022
Last date for payment of fee online23 Sept 2022
Declaration of PhD result for viva-voceTo be announced
Holding of viva-voce examinationTo be announced
Publication of Merit Lists for AdmissionsTo be announced
Pre-enrolment registration and
payment of fee with blocking of seats
To be announced

JNU PhD Entrance 2022 Important Dates

JNUEE Important Dates

JNUEE 2022Important Date
Application process startsAvailable soon
Last date to applyAvailable soon
Last date for payment of fee onlineAvailable soon
Release of admit cardAvailable soon
Dates of Examination JNUEE 2022Available soon
Mode of ExaminationAvailable soon
Pattern of ExaminationMultiple Choice Questions
Duration of Examination180 minutes (03:00 hours)

JNU PhD Admission 2022-23 Seats

JNU PhD Admission 2022-23 Seats

Application Process for JNU PhD Admission 2022-23

Application Process for PhD under JRF Category 2022

Candidates have to apply on JNU Website – https://jnuee.jnu.ac.in/JNUREGJRF2022X/Regprocess.aspx.

Steps for Application –

  • Step 1 -Fill the online application with personal details.
  • Step 2 -Fill the online application with Qualification Details.
  • Step 3 -Fill the online application with Professional Details.
  • Step 4 -Upload scanned images of photograph and signature. The image should be in jpg/jpeg format only. Size of photo image must be between 10 kb to 200 kb. Size of signature image must be between 4 kb to 30 kb.
  • Step 5 -Pay fee through online payment mode

Application Process for PhD under GATE Category in School of Engineering 2022

Candidates have to apply on JNU Website – https://jnuee.jnu.ac.in/JNUREGGATE2022X/RegProcess.aspx

Steps for Application –

  • Step 1 -Fill the online application with personal details.
  • Step 2 -Fill the online application with Qualification Details.
  • Step 3 -Fill the online application with Professional Details.
  • Step 4 -Upload scanned images of photograph and signature. The image should be in jpg/jpeg format only. Size of photo image must be between 10 kb to 200 kb. Size of signature image must be between 4 kb to 30 kb.
  • Step 5 -Pay fee through online payment mode

Application Process for JNU PhD Entrance 2022

Details of the admission process and prospectus can be found on JNU website and candidates read it before filling up the form.

NTA will be conducting JNUEE 2022 examination.

JNUEE 2022 (Application will be available soon)

Important Links

PhD Prospectus 2022-23Click Here
JNUEE PortalClick Here
Application Portal for JRF CandidatesClick Here
Application Portal for GATE CandidatesClick Here
JNU WebsiteClick Here
Latest PhD Admission NotificationsPhD Admissions

Previous Admissions

JNU PhD Admission 2021

JNUEE 2021 Important Dates

JNUEE 2022Important Date
Application process starts27 Jul 2021
Last date to apply (Extended)31 Aug 2021 (upto 5:00 pm)
Last date for payment of fee online31 Aug 2021 (upto 11:50 pm)
Release of admit cardTo be declared
Dates of Examination JNUEE 202120, 21, 22, 23 Sep, 2021
Mode of ExaminationLAN Based CBT (Computer Based Test)
Pattern of ExaminationMultiple Choice Questions
Duration of Examination180 minutes (03:00 hours)

JNU PhD Admission Under JRF Category 2021 Time Table

EventImportant Date
Online Submission of Application Form Starts28 July 2021
Last date to apply (Extended)31 Aug 2021 (upto 5:00 pm)
Last date for payment of fee online31 Aug 2021 (upto 11:50 pm)
Declaration of PhD result for viva-voceBy 18 October, 2021 (Tentative)
Holding of viva-voce examination26 October to 03 November, 2021
(Tentative)
Publication of Merit Lists for AdmissionsLatest by 09 November, 2021 (Tentative)
Pre-enrolment registration and
payment of fee with blocking of seats
10 November to 24 November, 2021
(Tentative)

JNU PhD Admission Under JRF Category 2021 Results

Selected Candidates

Ph.D. (JRF) Results are available now.

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PhD Results Under JRF Category

Shortlisted Candidates

Shortlisted PhD viva voce candidates  (18-11-2021

JNU PhD Admission Under GATE Category 2021

Selected Candidates

Ph.D. (GATE) Results are available now.

Enter your Application number and Date of birth to check your status.

PhD Results Under GATE Category

JNU PhD Admission 2020

JNU PhD Entrance 2020 Important Dates

JNUEE Important Dates

JNUEE 2020Important Date
Application process starts02 Mar 2020
Last date to apply30 Jun 2020
Release of admit cardReleased

Application for JNU Admission to M.Phil. and Ph.D. Programme Under JRF Category 2020-21

Last date for submission of online application form for MBA, M.Phil & Ph.D (JRF Category Candidates) and Diploma of Proficiency programs (Academic Year 2020-21) has been extended up to 28 Sep 2020 (5:00 PM) JNU PhD Admission 2020 Result

The result of Fourth List for M.Phil and Ph.D. programme through JRF category 2020-21

The result of Third List for M.Phil and Ph.D. programme through JRF category 2020-21

Viva Schedule for JRF applicants for MPhil & PhD prog

Viva Schedule for JNUEE applicants for MPhil & PhD prog

Download Viva-Voce letter for MPhil/PhD programmes under JRF category

Cutoff Marks for JNU PhD Admissions 2020-21

Cut-off chart for M.Phil. and Ph.D. Programme through JRF category 2020-21

JNUEE PhD Admission 2020 Answer key

Final Answer Key Released for JNUEE 2020 – Check Here

JNUEE 2020 Admit Card

Admit card released for JNUEE 2020.

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Examination Schedule

School of Physical Sciences

The research emphasis of the Physics group has been on topics in Condensed Matter Physics, Chemical Physics, Disordered Systems, High Energy Physics, Mathematical Physics, Neutrino Physics, Non-equilibrium Statistical Mechanics, Non-linear Dynamics, Quantum Chaos and String Theory. Active research is also being carried out in the areas of Complex Fluids, Superconductivity, Magnetism, Semiconductors, Mesoscopic Systems, Polymers, Bio and Nano Materials. Strongly Coorelated and Frustrated systems and Topological Materials.

Eligibility for Physical Sciences

Candidates who have obtained M.Sc. degree (2 years programme or 5 years Integrated programme) from a recognized University/Institution in Physics with at least 55% marks or equivalent Grade.

OR

Candidate has obtained 2 years M Phil Degree from a recognized University/Institution for the corresponding subject with at least 55% marks (with seminar/dissertation/ viva) or one year M Phil with minimum 55% marks with the corresponding subject and having one year research experience of a recognized University/Institution and one publication and 55% marks or equivalent in M.Sc.

Relaxation as per the UGC Regulations 2016 to SC/ST/OBC (Non creamy layer)/ Differently abled persons.