Jadavpur University Exam Pattern 2020
Vishwas Garia, 25 Oct 2019, #JADUNIV

Jadavpur University Exam Pattern 2020 - Aspirants must check the Jadavpur University 2020 exam pattern to find important information related to the entrance test paper like maximum marks, duration, syllabus, marks distribution, and so on. Candidates appearing for the entrance examination conducted by the university can go through the exam pattern of Jadavpur University 2020 to get an idea about how the examination is going to be like. Jadavpur University exam pattern 2020 will give candidates a fair idea about the question paper structure and its contents. The exam pattern of Jadavpur University for both undergraduate and postgraduate programme is given below in the article. According to Jadavpur University exam pattern 2020, the question paper for all subjects will consist of both MCQs and descriptive questions or just descriptive questions. The entrance test will be held in the offline mode.

For more information on Jadavpur University 2020 exam pattern like question paper structure, syllabus, marks distribution, entrance exam dates and instructions, selection modes, and so on, candidates may read further.

Jadavpur University Exam Pattern 2020 - UG Courses

Given below are the entrance exam pattern for undergraduate courses. Candidates will find maximum marks, duration, and modalities of the question paper.

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Jadavpur University Exam Pattern 2020 - B.A. History

Exam Pattern

Details

Duration

2 hours

Maximum marks

100

Types of questions/Modalities

Four passage based questions - 60 marks

One descriptive question - 40 marks

Jadavpur University 2020 Exam Pattern - B.A. English

Exam Pattern

Details

Duration

2.5 hours

Maximum marks

130

Types of Questions/Modalities

Part One - 30 MCQs - 30 marks, Part Two - Four poem based descriptive questions - 40 marks, one essay question - 50 marks. Two logic based questions - 10 marks

Jadavpur University 2020 Exam Pattern - B.A. Comparative Literature

Exam Pattern

Details

Duration

2 hours

Maximum marks

100 marks

Types of questions/Modalities

Two short notes - 20 marks

One descriptive question - 20 marks

One short essay - 20 marks

One descriptive question - 20 marks

One poem based descriptive question - 20 marks (There will be certain questions which can be answered either in Bengali or English. Candidates who had Bengali in school can write those answers in Bengali)

Jadavpur University Exam Pattern 2020 - B.A. Philosophy

Exam Pattern

Details

Duration

2 hours

Maximum marks

50

Types of Questions/Modalities

Three comprehension based questions - 20 marks, one essay based question - 15 marks, One argument based question - 10 marks , Five Multiple Choice Questions - 5 marks

Jadavpur University 2020 Exam Pattern - B.A. Bengali

Exam Pattern

Details

Duration

2 hours

Maximum marks

100

Types of Questions/Modalities

Descriptive questions

Jadavpur University Exam Pattern 2020 - B.A. Political Science

Exam Pattern

Details

Maximum marks

100

Duration

2 hours

Types of questions/Modalities

One essay, Four short notes, comprehension passage, 20 MCQs

Jadavpur University 2020 Exam Pattern - B.A. Political Science (Department of International Relations)

Exam Pattern

Details

Duration

2 hours

Maximum marks

100

Types of questions/Modalities

One essay - 40 marks

Four short notes - 20 marks

Four passage based questions - 20 marks

20 MCQs - 20 marks

Jadavpur University Exam Pattern 2020 - PG Courses

Candidates are advised to check the exam pattern of Jadavpur University 2020 for postgraduate programmes to get an idea about the details of the question paper mentioned below like maximum marks, duration, types of questions, and modalities.

Jadavpur University 2020 Exam Pattern - M.A. English

Exam Pattern

Details

Duration

Paper one - 1.5 hours

Paper two - Two hours

Maximum marks

100

Types of questions/Modalities

Paper 1- (100 marks) (For category 2 students) Part 1 - 5 Passages each with 6 MCQs - 60 marks

Part 2 - One essay (options available) - 40 marks


Paper 2 (100 marks)

Four Poem based questions - 40 marks

One essay writing question for forty marks - 40 marks

Four short notes (options available) - 20 marks

Jadavpur University Exam Pattern 2020 - M.A. Linguistics

Exam Pattern

Details

Duration

2 hours

Maximum marks

50

Types of Questions/Modalities

Part A- 30 MCQs - 30 marks

Two descriptive questions - 20 marks total

Jadavpur University 2020 Exam Pattern - M.A. Economics

Exam Pattern

Details

Duration

2.5 hours

Maximum marks

100

Number of questions

50

Types of questions/Modalities

Section A - Microeconomics - 13 MCQs - 26 marks

Section B - Macroeconomics - 13 MCQs - 26 marks

Section C- Mathematical Economics - 12 MCQs - 24 marks

Section D - Statistics and Economics - 12 MCQs - 24 marks

Jadavpur University Exam Pattern 2020 - M.A. Sanskrit

Exam Pattern

Details

Duration

2 hours

Maximum marks

50

Modalities

Part one - Seen questions

Part two - unseen questions

Jadavpur University 2020 Exam Pattern - M.A. Philosophy

Exam Pattern

Details

Duration

2 hours

Maximum marks

50

Types of questions/Modalities

Group A - 10 MCQs each of two marks (to be answered out of 14 given MCQs)

Group B - 5 Descriptive questions each of 4 marks (To be answered out of 10 given questions)

Group C - One essay for ten marks (to be answered out of four questions

Jadavpur University Exam Pattern 2020 - M.A. Political Science

Exam Pattern

Details

Duration

2 hours

Maximum marks

100

Types of Questions/Modalities

One essay for 50 marks

Five descriptive questions - 50 marks

Jadavpur University Exam Pattern 2020 - M.A. History

Exam Pattern

Details

Duration

2 hours

Maximum marks

100

Modalities

Four passage based questions (50 marks )

Two descriptive questions - (50 marks)

Jadavpur University 2020 Exam Pattern - M.A. Film Studies

Exam Pattern

Details

Duration

2 hours

Maximum marks

100

Types of questions/Modalities

One passage based descriptive question - 30 marks

Two short notes each of 20 marks (500 words each)

One essay of 30 marks (1500 words)

Jadavpur University Exam Pattern 2020 - M.A. Comparative Literature

Exam Pattern

Details

Duration

2 hours

Maximum marks

100

Types of questions/Modalities

Category I - Three descriptive questions (To be attempted either in Bengali or English)

Category II - Paper 1 - 50 marks - Three descriptive questions

Paper 2 - Two questions - 50 marks

Jadavpur University 2020 Exam Pattern - M.A. in Political Science with International Relations

Exam Pattern

Details

Duration

2 hours

Maximum marks

100

Types of questions/Modalities

One essay - 50 marks

Five descriptive questions - 50 marks

Jadavpur University Syllabus 2020

Candidates are advised to go through the syllabus of Jadavpur University 2020 to know the topics and subjects from where questions will be asked in the entrance test. The syllabus of Jadavpur University will mention the modalities of the question paper and their marks distribution. Jadavpur University syllabus 2020 will be different for various entrance examination based programmes. The university will also release the updated syllabus of Jadavpur University along with the official admission brochure.

Jadavpur University Preparation Tips 2020

  • Aspirants are advised to first check the complete syllabus of Jadavpur University for their desired programmes.

  • Candidates are advised to go through the aforementioned exam pattern and familiarize themselves with the pattern of the question paper, types of questions, and marks distribution.

  • After getting a fair idea of the question paper pattern and structure, candidates should prepare a time table to assign time slots to topics which need to be studied.

  • Try to make long and short notes while studying each important topics.

  • Candidates should also practice considerable number of sample papers. This will not only help candidates to strengthen their understanding of concepts but also help them to increase their attempting speed.

Jadavpur University Selection Process 2020

Candidates appearing for the admission process of Jadavpur University must be acquainted with the selection process of their desired programme.The selection process of Jadavpur University will vary as per different courses. The university will publish results in the form of merit lists which will mention the list of candidates selected for admissions and their ranks.

These candidates will then have to attend a counselling round on the mentioned dates along with requisite documents. If candidates fail to attend the counselling session, their admissions will be forfeited. Given in the table below are the selection modes for different courses of Jadavpur University.

Courses

Selection Modes

Faculty of Arts (UG)

Political Science

50%(marks in qualifying examination)+50%(marks in entrance test)

English

Written entrance test (candidates will have to qualify in the first part of the question paper. Only then they will be evaluated for the second part)

Economics

Marks in qualifying examination (including marks in Maths)

Sanskrit and Sociology

Aggregate marks in the HSC or equivalent exam

Comparative Literature and History

Marks in entrance test

Bengali

50% (marks in Bengali and English taken together in HSC or equivalent examination)+ 50% (marks in the written entrance test)


Philosophy

50%(marks in qualifying examination)+50%(marks in entrance test)

Sciences

Marks in the qualifying examination. Interviews will be conducted for the following courses - Hons. in Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Geography, Geological Sciences.



Faculty of Arts (PG)

Film Studies

Candidates who have an hons. in Film Studies with at least an aggregate of 50% will be admitted directly.

Rest will be admitted on the basis of marks in the entrance examination.


Comparative Literature

Marks in the admission test (candidates who have done their hons. In non-literature subjects will have to appear for two papers. Rest will have to take only one paper)


Bengali and Sociology

Marks in the qualifying examination. Students who have completed their graduation from correspondence or distance will be admitted on the basis of a qualifying test.

Economics, Linguistics, Political Science with International Relations, History, English

Marks in the admission test

Philosophy and Sanskrit

50%(marks in qualifying exam) + 50%(marks in admission test)


Education

Category 1 -

(% of marks in HSC or equivalent)(0.5) + (% of marks in B.A. (Hons.)Education) (0.5)

Category-II -

(% of marks in HSC examination)(0.5) + (% of marks in B.Ed.)(0.5)


Faculty of Sciences (PG)

Biotechnology

70%(entrance exam) + 30%(viva)

Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Applied Geology, Geography and Electronics Science

Marks in the entrance test

Instrumentation

60%(admission test) + 40%(hons. paper)

B.Ed.

  • For Secondary or equivalent students, (0.1)(aggregate of all marks)

  • For Higher Secondary or equivalent students, (aggregate of marks)(0.2)

  • For Honours Graduates
    (aggregate of marks in Honours paper only)(0.3)

  • For Postgraduate students (% of marks)(0.4)


Jadavpur University Exam Day Guidelines

  • The entrance examination will be conducted in offline mode.

  • Candidates should carry two copies of admit cards with their passport size colour photographs affixed on them. Additionally, they should carry their valid identity proofs as well.

  • The nature of the question paper depends upon the programme applied for. I.e, MCQ, Descriptive type or both.

  • Candidates are advised to report to the examination centre at least an hour before the exam is scheduled.

  • Aspirants are advised to carry blue/black ball pen, at least two pencils, and other important stationery items.

Frequently Asked Question (FAQs) - Jadavpur University Exam Pattern 2020

Question: What will be the duration of Jadavpur University entrance examination?

Answer:

The duration of Jadavpur University entrance test will vary depending upon the programmes applied in the application form.

Question: What will be the mode of selection in Jadavpur University admission 2020?

Answer:

Candidates will either be selected based on the marks scored in the entrance test or based on the last qualifying examination score.

Question: What will be the type of questions asked in M.A History programme of Jadavpur University?

Answer:

As per the exam pattern of Jadavpur University 2020, candidates will be asked a total of four passages and two descriptive questions.

Question: What will be the mode of Jadavpur University entrance examination 2020?

Answer:

As per the Jadavpur University 2020 exam pattern, the entrance examination will be conducted in offline mode.

Question: When will the admit card of Jadavpur University 2020 be released?

Answer:

Jadavpur University admit card will be released around four days before the entrance examination.

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dear rahul,

minimum percentage required  in class 12th is different for different categories

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can a student who have passed 10+2 in 2016 apply for jadavpur university entrace xm science (ug)

thomas joy 26th Nov, 2019
Hi Ankur,
Yes a student who has passed 10+2 in 2016 can apply for Jhadavpur University.The University is located in Kolkata in West Bengal.Here is the link of Jhadavpur University, you can check further information through this link.
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Jahavpur University will release the application form in the first week of June 2020. If who wish to enroll in various UG, PG and Doctoral level programmes then you can fill and submit the application form of Jadavpur University 2020.

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How much home state reservation in jadavpur university Kolkata West Bengal? How much mark needs to persue computer science for other state student?

Arpita Mandal 21st Nov, 2019

Hello,

As the admission process in Jadavpur University is through WBJEE, the University gives 90% reservation to it's domicile students. Remaining 10% seats are for foreign state students.

As per last few years record the score was declined upto 164 rank for other state students(general category), to take admission in computer science at Jadavpur University.

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