Jawaharlal Nehru University

Jawaharlal Nehru University Ranking

country rank: 13
world rank: 1548

University Overview

Jawaharlal Nehru University, established in 1969, is a non-profit public higher-education institution situated in the metropolitan environment of New Delhi (population range of over 5,000,000), NCT of Delhi. Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) is a small (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: 5,000-5,999 students) coeducational Indian higher education institution that is officially recognized by the University Grants Commission of India. In a variety of fields of study, Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) provides courses and programs that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s degrees. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. Students from all around the world are invited to apply for admission. JNU also offers students with a library, accommodation, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, and administrative services, among other academic and non-academic facilities and services.

Jawaharlal Nehru University Ranking

University Identity

Name Jawaharlal Nehru University
Acronym JNU
Founded 1969

University Location

Address New Mehrauli Road New Delhi 110 067 NCT of Delhi India
Tel +91 (11) 2671 7500
Fax +91 (11) 2671 8234

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Not reported Not reported
Not reported Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Not reported
Admission Rate Not reported

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 5,000-5,999
Academic Staff 500-599
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) Association of Indian Universities (AIU) International Forum of Public Universities (IFPU)

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