Established in 1969,Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) is a public central university, located in New Delhi.  JNU has been accredited by NAAC. It has 10 Schools and four special centres which offer Undergraduate (BA Hons.), PG (MA, M.Sc, MCA) and several integrated research courses.

The university offers the following integrated Ph.D/ and M.Phil/ Ph.D programmes in multiple streams:

  • M.Phil/Ph.D
  • Pre-Ph.D/Ph.D
  • M.Sc-Ph.D
  • M.Tech – Ph.D
  • MPH/Ph.D
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JNU PhD Admission Eligibility: Selection of the candidate for the Ph.D./ integrated programme will be done on the basis of their performance in the entrance examination and viva-voice, both conducted by the university. Candidates can register themselves by submitting the application fee of INR 300 through online payment modes or offline method i.e. demand draft (DD).

How To Apply

Online Application:

  • Candidates can register themselves for admission to integrated Ph.D and M.Phil./ Ph.D programme through online application process available at the official university website.
  • Application fee of Rs. 300/- should also be submitted along with completed applications through the online payment modes such as net banking, credit/ debit card etc.

Offline Application:

  • Candidates can also request for application form to be sent by post along with the prospectus by sending Crossed Demand Draft of Rs.300/- along with the self-addressed envelope.
  • DD should be drawn in favour of “Jawaharlal Nehru University”, payable at New Delhi and the letter should clearly indicate the program of study for which the Application Form is required
  • Natives of Nepal can also obtain the prospectus and application form by sending demand draft of amount Rs. 400/- or equivalent in USD
  • Duly filled-in applications, in all respects, along with the copies of all the necessary enclosures should reach through registered post/ speed post at the following address: