Jadavpur University Admission 2017 – Admission Process Made Easier

Preeti Gupta updated on : 12 Jun 2017

Jadavpur University Admission 2017 process for various undergraduate courses has started. The university offers different BA, B.Sc. and professional courses. Read on to know more about important dates, fees, eligibility criteria etc. for admission at Jadavpur University.

Jadavpur University Admission

Jadavpur University Admission 2017 – One of West Bengal’s reputed universities Jadavpur University has started accepting applications for various undergraduate courses. The college follows completely online admission process for 9 B.A, 5 B.Sc. and one B.P.E.D courses. Apart from regular UG courses, Jadavpur University Admissions 2017 are also open for various post graduation and professional courses. The college follows both the merit based as well as entrance exam based admission process to choose the best candidates. Eligibility criteria and selection process for admission at Jadavpur University varies for each course.

About Jadavpur University:

Jadavpur University, Kolkata which is also known as JU was established in 1955. The university has two campuses, one in Jadavpur and another is at Salt Lake. By attaining the erstwhile National Instruments Limited (CSIR), the University recently became the first Indian University to get this type of research unit.

Jadavpur University Admission 2017 – Points to Consider

Jadavpur University believes in making admission process hassle free for the candidates and to ensure this it has provided each and every detail on the website. Jadavpur University Admission 2017 will be a completely online process to save time and energy of the candidates. But before applying for an undergraduate or postgraduate course at Jadavpur University, Kolkata, pay attention to below-given points.

  • Candidates don’t need to visit the college campus as all the admission details are available on official website of Jadavpur University
  • Before filling the online application form, candidates need to create their login ID and password by registering on the official website of Jadavpur University, Kolkata
  • After registering once, candidates can apply for as many courses as they want
  • There are different portals to apply for BA and B.Sc. courses. Candidates should carefully choose the portal to ensure application for the right course.
  • Students need to pay the fees within 48 hours of filling the application form through SBI I-Collect System
  • To ensure that their application gets accepted, candidates need to upload the fees deposit details on the website before June 20, 2017
  • Reservation quota for SC/ST/OBC-A and OBC-B is just for the residents of West Bengal

Jadavpur University Admission 2017 – Important Dates

Admission at Jadavpur University for different bachelor courses has already started. Candidates can fill the application form online, but before that they need to have knowledge of important dates. So here is the Jadavpur University admission 2017 schedule for you.

Jadavpur University Admission 2017 Schedule

Event

Date

Last date to apply online

June 14, 2017

Last date to submit application fee online

June 17, 2017

Last date to update fee details on the website

June 20, 2017

Entrance exam date for BA

Between June 27 and June 29, 2017

Publication of provisional merit list

July 7, 2017

Jadavpur University Admission 2017 – Eligibility Criteria

The university has set its own eligibility criteria for various undergraduate courses. For some courses, its gives weight age to the marks obtained in 10+2 exam, while for others it conducts its own entrance exam. Check below Jadavpur University Admission 2017 eligibility criteria for BA and B.Sc. courses in various subjects.

Jadavpur University Admission 2017 – BA Eligibility Criteria

Department

General

PD**

SC/ST

OBC-A/OBC-B/ Kashmiri Maigrants/ Sports*

For Bengali

 

 

At least 60% in

aggregate with 60%

in Bengali

At least 57% in

aggregate with 57% in

Bengali

At least 45% in

aggregate with 45% in

Bengali

At least 54% in

aggregate with 54% in

Bengali

For Comparative

Literature

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

At least 60% in

aggregate with 60%

marks in first &

second language each

Candidates must have

two languages in HS

or equivalent

Examination

 

At least 57% in

aggregate with 57%

marks in first &

second language each

Candidates must have

two languages in HS

or equivalent

Examination

 

At least 45% in

aggregate with 45%

marks in first &

second language each

Candidates must have

two languages in HS

or equivalent

Examination

 

At least 54% in

aggregate with 54%

marks in first &

second language each

Candidates must have

two languages in HS

or equivalent

Examination

 

For Economics

 

 

 

 

 

 

At least 70% in

aggregate with 75%

marks in Mathematics

(marks in Business

Mathematics will not

be considered)

 

At least 66% in

aggregate with 71%

marks in Mathematics

(marks in Business

Mathematics will not

be considered)

 

At least 52% in

aggregate with 56%

marks in Mathematics

(marks in Business

Mathematics will not

be considered)

 

At least 63% in

aggregate with 67%

marks in Mathematics

(marks in Business

Mathematics will not

be considered)

 

For English**

 

At least 75% in

aggregate

At least 71% in

aggregate

At least 56% in

aggregate

At least 67% in

aggregate

For History

 

 

At least 75% in

aggregate

 

At least 71% in

aggregate

 

At least 56% in

aggregate

 

At least 67% in

aggregate

 

For Philosophy

 

At least 50% in

aggregate

At least 47% in

aggregate

At least 37% in

aggregate

At least 45% in

aggregate

For Political

Science

 

At least 65% in

aggregate

 

At least 61% in

aggregate

 

At least 48% in

aggregate

 

At least 58% in

aggregate

 

For Sanskrit

 

 

 

At least 60% in

aggregate with 65%

marks in Sanskrit

 

At least 57% in

aggregate with 61%

marks in Sanskrit

 

At least 45% in

aggregate with 48%

marks in Sanskrit

 

At least 54% in

aggregate with 58%

marks in Sanskrit

 

For Sociology

 

At least 60% in

aggregate

At least 57% in

aggregate

At least 45% in

aggregate

At least 54% in

aggregate

Jadavpur University Admission 2017 – B.Sc. Eligibility Criteria

DEPARTMENT

GENERAL

SC/ST/PD/SPORTS

OBC-A/OBC-B

Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Geological Sciences

10+2 with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics and minimum 65% marks in average in these three subjects

10+2 with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics and minimum 58.5% marks in average in these three subjects

10+2 with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics and minimum 48% marks in average in three subjects

Geography

10+2 with Mathematics and any two subjects from Physics, Chemistry & Geography, with at least 65% marks in average given three subjects

10+2 with Mathematics and any two subjects from Physics, Chemistry & Geography, with at least 58.5% marks in given three subjects

10+2 with Mathematics and any two subjects from Physics, Chemistry & Geography, with at least 48% marks in given three subjects

Jadavpur University Admission 2017 – Selection Process

The university follows varied selection and admission process for different courses. To get admission in the desired course, candidates first need to have knowledge of college’s selection criteria, which they can check below.

Jadavpur University Admission 2017 Selection Process for BA, B.Sc. and B.P.Ed

COURSE

SELECTION CRITERIA

BA Economics

Marks obtained in Mathematics will be added to aggregate to get a final score out of 500. Ranking will depend on the final score of candidates.

BA History, Sanskrit and Sociology

Marks scored in qualifying exam

BA English, Comparative Literature

Written test for English and Comparative Literature

BA Political Science, Philosophy

Entrance Exam + Qualifying Exam (50% weight age each)

BA Bengali

Entrance Exam (60% weight age) + 40% weight age of marks scored in Bengali and English selected together in qualifying exam

B.Sc. Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics

Marks scored in the qualifying exam

B.Sc. Geological Sciences, Geography

Marks scored in the qualifying exam

B.P.Ed.

Admission test + academic results + written test

Jadavpur University Admission 2017 – BA Honours Admission Process for Correspondence Students

Students who passed H.S or equivalent exam through a correspondence course from any recognized board/university need to appear for a preliminary qualifying test (PQT). The test is conducted for the candidates who want to apply for admission to B.A Honours in Bengali, Economics, History, Sanskrit and Sociology.

PQT for BA Honours in given subjects will be conducted on June 27, 2017 at 3.00 pm.

Jadavpur University Admission 2017 – Selection Process for B.P.Ed

To get admission to B.P.Ed course at Jadavpur University, candidates need to meet any of the below mentioned conditions.

  • Bachelor's degree with at least 50% marks with participation in inter-college/inter-zonal/district/school competition in sports and games
  • Bachelor's degree in Physical Education with at least 45% marks
  • Bachelor’s degree with participation in international competitions or 1st, 2nd or 3rd position in sports recognized by federations/AIU/IOA/SGFI/Govt. of India
  • Graduation with 45% marks along with three years of teaching experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in any discipline with 45% marks along with physical education as compulsory or elective subject

Stay tuned for more updates on Jadavpur University Admission 2017!

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