Jadavpur University Admission Criteria 2020
Updated on Nov 20, 2019 - 4:35 p.m. IST by Parul Thapa
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Jadavpur University Admission Criteria 2020 - The conducting body is responsible to release the Jadavpur University 2020 admission criteria along with the admission notification. The academic requirement of Jadavpur University 2020 mentioned the minimum academic criteria required for candidates to be deemed as eligible to sit for the examination or apply for Jadavpur University admission 2020. The Jadavpur University admission criteria 2020 include minimum aggregate/marks/degrees that candidates are supposed to possess/acquire. It must be noted that the Jadavpur University 2020 admission criteria differ as per the courses.

The admission process will be conducted by Jadavpur University for candidates who wish to seek admission in various undergraduate and postgraduate courses offered by the university. Candidates can read more to know about the Jadavpur University admission criteria, the eligibility requirements, academic requirements, etc.

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Jadavpur University Admission Criteria 2020

Given below are the tables mentioning the academic requirements for both UG and PG courses. Candidates must make sure to fulfil the Jadavpur University admission criteria 2020 before filling out the application form.

Jadavpur University BA Admission Criteria

Department

General

PwD

SC / ST

OBC / Kashmiri Migrants / Sports quota

Bengali

10+2 with at least 65% marks

10+2 with at least 61% marks

10+2 with a minimum of 48% marks

10+2 with at least 58% marks

Comparative Literature

10+2 with a minimum of 60% marks in aggregate, and in first and second language each

10+2 with at least 57% marks in aggregate, and first and second language each

10+2 with at least 45% marks in aggregate, and first and second language each

10+2 with at least 54% marks in aggregate, and in first and second language each

Economics

10+2 with at least 70% marks in aggregate and 75% marks in Mathematics

10+2 with a minimum of 66% marks in aggregate and 71% marks in Mathematics

10+2 with at least 52% marks in aggregate and 56% marks in Mathematics

10+2 with a minimum of 63% marks in aggregate and 67% marks in Mathematics

English

10+2 with at least 75% marks

10+2 with at least 71% marks

10+2 with a minimum of 56% marks

10+2 with at least 67% marks

History

10+2 with at least 75% marks

10+2 with a minimum of 71% marks

10+2 with at least 56% marks

10+2 with at least 67% marks

Philosophy

10+2 with at least 50% marks

10+2 with a minimum of 47% marks

10+2 with a minimum of 37% marks

10+2 with at least 45% marks

Sanskrit

10+2 with at least 60% marks in aggregate with and 65% marks in Sanskrit

10+2 with at least 57% marks in aggregate with a minimum of 61% marks in Sanskrit

10+2 with at least 45% marks in aggregate and with 48% marks in Sanskrit

10+2 with at least 54% marks in aggregate with a minimum of 58% marks in Sanskrit

Political Science

10+2 with at least 60% marks

10+2 with at least 57% marks

10+2 with a minimum of 45% marks

10+2 with at least 54% marks

Sociology

10+2 with a minimum of 60% marks

10+2 with at least 57% marks

10+2 with a minimum of 45% marks

10+2 with a minimum of 54% marks

Jadavpur University B.Sc Admission Criteria

Department

General

OBC-A/OBC-B

SC/ST/PD/Sports

PWD

Physics, Chemistry, Geological Studies

Candidates need to have passed 10+2 Examination from any recognized board in Science stream with Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics and with at least an average of 75% marks obtained in Chemistry, Mathematics & Physics.

A minimum requirement for average marks to be obtained in the aforementioned three subjects is 67.5%.

minimum requirement of average marks to be obtained in the aforementioned subjects is 56.25%.

The minimum disability in case of disabled candidates should be 40%.

Mathematics

Candidates need to have passed 10+2 Examination from any recognized board in Science with Mathematics and best of any two subjects from Chemistry, Statistics, Physics, Geography, Computer Science and with a minimum average of 75% marks in average in the aforementioned three subjects.

A minimum requirement of average marks to be scored in the aforementioned three subjects is 67.5%.

A minimum requirement of average marks to be obtained in the aforementioned three subjects is 56.25%.

The minimum disability in case of the PD candidates is 40%.

Geography

Candidates need to have passed 10+2 Examination from any recognized board in Science with Mathematics and any two subjects from Geography, Physics, Geology, Chemistry & Economics with at least an average of 70% marks to be obtained in the above three subjects.

A minimum average to be scored is 63% in the aforementioned three(3) subjects.

Candidates need to score a minimum average of 52.5% in the aforementioned three subjects.

The minimum disability in case of the PD candidates is 40%.

Jadavpur University MA Admission Criteria

Department

General

OBC-A/OBC-B/PD

SC/ST

Bengali

Candidates need to possess a 3-Year B.A. Honours/Major degree in the subject or in Comparative Literature from a recognised University with a minimum of 55% marks

Candidates need to possess a 3-Year B.A. Honours/Major degree in the subject or in Comparative Literature from a recognised University with a minimum of 49.5% marks

Candidates need to possess a 3-Year B.A. Honours/Major degree in the subject or in Comparative Literature from a recognised University with a minimum of 41.25% marks

Comparative Literature (Category I)

Candidates need to have a minimum three-year Bachelor's degree with Honours/Major in Comparative Literature with at least 40% marks.

OR

Candidates with a three-year Bachelors degree with Honours/Major in any literature subject with a minimum of 50% marks

Candidates need to have a minimum three-year Bachelor's degree with Honours/Major in Comparative Literature or Honours/Major in any literature subject with a minimum of 45% marks


Candidates need to have a minimum three-year Bachelor's degree with Honours/Major in Comparative Literatureor Honours/Major in any literature subject with a minimum of 40% marks


Comparative Literature (Category II)

Candidates with a Bachelor's degree with at least three years of formal instruction with Honours/Specialization/Majors in any non-literature subject in Science/Commerce/Arts stream with a minimum of 50% marks

OR

Or candidates with a degree in Technical/Engineering/Medical Science or any other recognised Bachelor's degree*, with at least three years of formal instruction.

Candidates with a Bachelor's degree with at least three years of formal instruction with Honours/Specialization/Majors in any non-literature subject in Science/Commerce/Arts stream with a minimum of 45% marks

OR

Or candidates with a degree in Technical/Engineering/Medical Science or any other recognised Bachelor's degree*, with at least three years of formal instruction.


Candidates with a Bachelor's degree with at least three years of formal instruction with Honours/Specialization/Majors in any non-literature subject in Science/Commerce/Arts stream with a minimum of40% marks

OR

Or candidates with a degree in Technical/Engineering/Medical Science or any other recognised Bachelor's degree*, with at least three years of formal instruction.


Economics

Candidates need to have a 3-Year B.A./B.Sc Honours degree or Major in Economics from a recognised University with a minimum of 60% marks and at least two papers/courses in Mathematics or Mathematical Economics. If in case a candidate’s honours/major subject is not mentioned in the marksheet for an applicant’s BA degree, his/her BA degree will be considered equal to Major in Economics is he/she had studied Economics as course/papers for at least 50% of the total marks in BA.

Candidates need to have a 3-Year B.A./B.Sc Honours degree or Major in Economics from a recognised University with a minimum of 54% marks

Candidates need to have a 3-Year B.A./B.Sc Honours degree or Major in Economics from a recognised University with a minimum of 50% marks

English

Candidates require a Bachelor's degree with at least three years of formal instruction with Honours/Specialization/major in any subject in Arts/Science/Commerce stream with a minimum of 50% marks

OR

or candidates with a degree in Engineering/Technology/Medical Science or any other recognised Bachelor's degree*, with at least three years of formal instruction and with a minimum of 50% marks

Candidates require a Bachelor's degree with at least three years of formal instruction with Honours/Specialization/major in any subject in Arts/Science/Commerce stream with a minimum of 45% marks

OR

or candidates with a degree in Engineering/Technology/Medical Science or any other recognised Bachelor's degree*, with at least three years of formal instruction and with a minimum of 45% marks


Candidates require a Bachelor's degree with at least three years of formal instruction with Honours/Specialization/major in any subject in Arts/Science/Commerce stream with a minimum of 40% marks

OR

or candidates with a degree in Engineering/Technology/Medical Science or any other recognised Bachelor's degree*, with at least three years of formal instruction and with a minimum of 40% marks


History

Candidates will need to have a 3-Year B.A. Honours/Major degree in the History from a recognised University with a minimum of 55% marks

Candidates will need to have a 3-Year B.A. Honours/Major degree in the History from a recognised University with a minimum of 49.5% marks

Candidates will need to have a 3-Year B.A. Honours/Major degree in the History from a recognised University with a minimum of 41.25% marks

Philosophy

Candidates need to have a 3-Year B.A. Honours/Major degree from a recognised university in Philosophy with a minimum of 50% marks

Candidates need to have a 3-Year B.A. Honours/Major degree from a recognised university in Philosophy with a minimum of 45% marks

Candidates need to have a 3-Year B.A. Honours/Major degree from a recognised university in Philosophy with a minimum of 40% marks

Sociology

Candidates require a 3-Year B.A. Honours degree or Major in Sociology with a minimum of 50% from a recognised University

Candidates require a 3-Year B.A. Honours degree or Major in Sociology with a minimum of 45% from a recognised University

Candidates require a 3-Year B.A. Honours degree or Major in Sociology with a minimum of 40% from a recognised University

Jadavpur University M. Sc. Admission Criteria

Subject

General Category

SC/ST/PD/Sports Category

Physics

Candidates need to have a 3-year B.Sc. (Honours/ Major) in Physics with Mathematics as one of the subsidiary/ pass subjects. Aggregate requirement - 60%.


Candidates need a 3-year B.Sc. (Honours/ Major) in Physics with Mathematics as one of the pass subjects. Aggregate requirement - 45%.

Chemistry

Candidates need 3-year B.Sc. (Honours/ Major) in Chemistry with Mathematics and Physics as subsidiary/ pass subjects. Aggregate requirement is 60%.

Candidates need a 3-year B.Sc. (Honours/ Major) in Chemistry with Mathematics and Physics as subsidiary/ pass subjects. Aggregate requirement - 45%.

Mathematics

Candidates need to have a 3-year B.Sc. (Honours/ Major) in Mathematics. Aggregate requirement is 60%.

Candidates need a 3-year B.Sc. (Honours/ Major) in Mathematics. Aggregate requirement is 45%.

Applied Geology

Candidates must have a 3-year B.Sc.(Honours/ Major) in Geology/Geological Sciences with Mathematics and Physics/Chemistry as pass subjects. Minimum aggregate requirement is 55%.

Candidates need to have a 3-year B.Sc.(Honours/ Major) in Geology/Geological Sciences with Mathematics and Physics/ Chemistry as pass subjects. Minimum aggregate requirement is 41%.

Electronic Science

Candidates require a 3-year B.Sc. (Honours/ Major) in Physics/ Electronics with Mathematics as one of the subsidiary/ pass subjects. Minimum aggregate is 60%.

Candidates need a 3-year B.Sc. (Honours/ Major) in Physics/ Electronics with Mathematics as one of the subsidiary/ pass subjects. Minimum aggregate is 45%.

Biotechnology

Candidates require a B.Sc. (Honours/ Major) in any branch of Science with at least 50% marks in Mathematics in H.S. level and 55% in the minimum aggregate.

Candidates require a B.Sc. (Honours/ Major) in any branch of Science with at least 50% marks in Mathematics in H.S. level and with a minimum aggregate of 41%.

Instrumentation

Candidates require a 3-year B.Sc. (Honours/ Major) in Physics/ Instrumentation/ Electronics/ Chemistry (with pass subject in Physics and Mathematics) with a minimum aggregate of 50%. Candidate should have studied Physics, Chemistry, & Mathematics in the H.S. Level.

Candidates need a 3-year B.Sc. (Honours/ Major) in Physics/ Instrumentation/ Electronics/ Chemistry (with pass subject in Physics and Mathematics) with a minimum aggregate of 41%. Candidate should have studied Physics, Chemistry, & Mathematics in the H.S. Level.

Jadavpur University Admission Criteria 2020 - Important Points

  • Candidates must fulfil the admission criteria prescribed by the university for their desired courses. Failure to do so will result in the cancellation of the candidate’s admission.

  • Candidates, pursuing postgraduate courses, who are yet to appear in their undergraduate examination will be required to furnish a certificate at the time of counselling/admission that they have taken their final examination before May 31, 2020.

  • For the following courses, if candidate’s marksheet does not mention honours subject, they will not be considered eligible for the admissions - M.A. in Bengali, Comparative Literature, Economics, Education, History, Linguistics, Philosophy, Political Science with IR, Sanskrit, and Sociology.

Eligibility

Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - Jadavpur University Admission Criteria 2020

Question: How can I get admission in Jadavpur University?

Answer:

To apply for admission in Jadavpur University, candidates must make sure that they have registered and filled the application forms online.

Question: Can I get admission in Jadavpur University through JEE Mains?

Answer:

No, the university does not offer admission on the basis of JEE Main scores.

Question: Are students who are yet to appear for their qualifying UG examinations eligible to apply as per Jadavpur University 2019 admission criteria for PG courses?

Answer:

Yes, such students will have to fill the marks of the previous years/semesters in their application form. However, such candidates will also have to submit a certificate on the day of counselling that they have finished their qualifying examinations within May 31, 2020.

Question: Why will the Jadavpur University admission conducted?

Answer:

The admission process will be conducted by Jadavpur University for candidates who wish to seek admission in various undergraduate and postgraduate courses offered by the university.

Question: What does the Jadavpur University admission criteria mention?

Answer:

The academic requirement of Jadavpur University 2020 mentioned the minimum academic criteria required for candidates to be deemed as eligible to sit for the examination or apply for Jadavpur University admission 2020.

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What will happen when a student of Jadavpur university gets supplementary in all of the 1st year 1st semester papers? But score well in the 2nd semester.

Anshu kumar 16th Jan, 2020
First of you are brilliant mind thats why you study in jadavpur university . After going to that college you must work hard to score good C. G. P. A... But if anyone not study in 1 year. And not get good marks. Then this will be very bad for that student. By bad of luck if he fail in examination due to lack of study. Then this will very bad impression for their result and job.. Life is game of up and down. If due to lack of study if student not get good mark then he will not be demotivate. He must work hard to secure good mark in 2 year. So that his overall academics performance will be increase
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when the admission is started in jadavpur university for geology department

Promita Dey 13th Jan, 2020

Hello Aspirant,

The conducting body of Jadavpur University will start the Jadavpur University 2020 admission process for academic session 2020-21 from the first week of June 2020. So, you are advised to go through the important dates of Jadavpur University 2020 through their official site before heading towards any other aspects of the examination.

Hope this information will help you.

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last year cut off Marks of jadavpur university geology department for OBC-B

Somrita Bhattacharya 12th Jan, 2020

Hello Jahar

The minimum  marks through with candidates got admission to Jadavpur university in geological studies in OBC -B category is as follows

West Bengal  board

2019 : 244

2018 : 236

Other boards

2019 : 251

2018 : 241

To know more check the link given below

https://www.google.com/amp/s/university.careers360.com/articles/jadavpur-university-cutoff/amp

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last year cut off Marks geology department in jadavpur university for OBC-B

Ameya Narendra Parkar 12th Jan, 2020
Dear Jahar,
I would like to tell you that in 2019 the cut off of jadavpur University for BSc geological science for west Bengal board was 244 for OBC-B category and in 2018 it was 236.
For other board in 2019 it was 251 and 241 in 2018.
For more details you can check following link
https://www.google.com/amp/s/university.careers360.com/articles/jadavpur-university-cutoff/amp

I hope this information helps you

All the best
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In which branches, the defence quota was provided in jadavpur university in B.Tech last year ?

Dhruv Anurag 13th Jan, 2020

Greetings aspirant,

WBJEE based reservation is available for various categories like SC, ST, OBC, DEFENCE QUOTA, PwD etcetera. Last year, total of 9 seats were reserved out of which 2 seats were reserved for Jadavpur University.  Generally, the university authorities decide the courses in which they have to give reservation for defence quota. So, it solely depends upon the council to  reserve the seats in whichever branches they want. Good luck.

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