How to prepare for JNU Entrance Exam 2020
Sherin Tressa, 16 Jan 2019, #JNUEE

How to prepare for JNU Entrance Exam 2020 - The National Testing Agency (NTA) will conduct JNUEE 2020 from May 11 to 14, 2020 in computer based mode, for admissions to 37 postgraduate programmes offered by the university. The JNU admission conducted for the various programmes offered is based on merit which will be determined as per the performance of the candidates in the entrance test. The steps on how to prepare for JNU entrance exam will help aspirants with preparation tips for the examination. Candidates appearing for JNU entrance exam 2020 can go through the preparation tips mentioned in the article to gear up for the examination. Read more to get tips to prepare for the entrance exam.

About JNU Entrance Exam

NTA conducts the entrance examination for the admission to the various undergraduate and postgraduate programmes offered at the university. The JNU entrance examination will be conducted in the computer based mode. The questions asked will be multiple choice.

How to prepare for JNU Entrance Exam 2020

  • While preparing for any examination it is a must that you have a thorough idea about the syllabus to be followed for the examination. Start by sorting between the easy and difficult topics and start by understanding and studying the concepts from topics you find tough. This will be helpful as later on you just need to revise through these concepts rather than start afresh.

  • During the last one month of the examination make sure you do not start with anything new but rather just invest time in revising and solving mock tests and sample papers as much as possible.

  • Candidates must maintain a calm while preparing for the exam and make sure not to haste or panic before the examinations.

How to prepare for JNU 2020 Entrance Exam: Syllabus

Jawaharlal Nehru University prescribes the syllabus for each of the programmes based on which the question papers will be set for the entrance examination. Candidates appearing for JNUEE 2020 must have a close look at the syllabus and prepare themselves for the examination keeping in mind the topics mentioned in the syllabus. Since the questions to be asked will be multiple choice it is evident that the smallest of topics have to be referred to while preparing for the examination.

How to prepare for JNU Entrance Exam 2020: Time-table

Preparation for an examination starts by making an apt time-table. To prepare for JNU entrance exam candidates must first start by making a time-table. Make sure to incorporate all the topics in your time-table allocating adequate amount of time for them. Topics that require more time for preparation must be given more importance. Also. every week candidates must also find time to attempt at least 2 to 3 mock tests. This will help candidates in understanding how the examination is conducted.

How to prepare for JNU 2020 Entrance Exam: Mock Tests

Mock tests help candidates to practice well before the examination. Mock tests are conducted as the examination giving candidates the time to take the test in the exact same way as the main examination. Appearing for JNU mock tests 2020 will give candidates a better idea of how the examination is conducted. Also. this will help candidates to set their prefered time for each section or type of question. It is a mist that candidates take a minimum of 3 mock tests in a week and as the date of the examination gets closer, try to solve as many mock tests and possible.

How to prepare for JNU Entrance Exam 2020: Sample Papers

JNU sample papers or solving the previous years question papers for the entrance exam is quite important. Solving sample papers helps in a better understanding of the questions and the exam pattern. Sample papers also give away commonly asked questions that have been frequent in the examination.

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Jnuee eligibility criteria for admission in msc mathematics 2020 for obc catagory.

Devraj choudhary Student Expert 12th Nov, 2019


The eligibility of JNU for admission in msc mathematics for obc follows as-

The students should have completed the graduation in mathematics from any of recognized universities with at least 55% marks. And you also need OBC certificate.   For more detail check this link

Hope it helps


what book should I refer for the MA English entrance?

Manisha Gupta Expert 11th Nov, 2019

Hello Aspirant,

In JNU M.A English Literature Entrance, The Candidates will be examined in Literature in English, Literature in India and Other Parts of the World, English in India, Literary and Cultural Theories, Non-Literary Artistic Forms, the Relationship between Literature, Culture and Society, and Practical Criticism of given literary pieces.

There is no any particular book for the preparation of JNU Entrance Exam. You can prefer your Graduation level books as per the syllabus to prepare the entrance.

Good Luck!


Can we apply for the Language related studies??

Deblina Roy 10th Nov, 2019

Dear Aspirant,

I think your question isn't complete so please complete this one.

Otherwise I am telling you one thing that if you want to study any kind of language then you can study this after your higher secondary education. You can go for the BA course with any language.

Thank you .


Which book is the best book for JNU Entrance Test for M.A. in History?

Priyaanka Sarkar Student Expert 6th Nov, 2019

The entrance exam will test you on your comprehension, broad understanding of social sciences and themes related to the political, economic and social history and aspects on religion and culture pertaining to Indian and World history for the ancient, medieval, modern and contemporary periods. JNU has recently changed its entrance examination mode but hasn't prescribed any books. So you may have to cover your Bachelor degree books for History. Arihant experts have Chapterwise Previous years solved papers but it might not help due to changed exam patten. RPH Editorial board has published JNU MA History entrance exam preparation book. That might help you.


how should i prepare for Msc Biotecnology ? Do you know any online biotechnology teaching stuff ?

Manidipa Kundu Student Expert 6th Nov, 2019


if you are preparing for any msc entrance test just follow the syllabus and previous years question to know the marks criteria and time management.

some online resources available namely, edx, coursera, nptel etc. here you can learn about some important topics or subjects of biotechnology. also you may take help using you tube videos.

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