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Jadavpur University Admissions

Updated on: Feb 7, 2013
Man’s creative impulses work best when they are in close contact with nature. Keeping this in mind the students in JU are always encouraged to think beyond the boundaries of concrete. This is like a piece of cake for the students who are always on a look out for the perfect environment to sharpen their creative acumen.

An overcrowded campus, anxious students standing in queue with their academic certificates, busy counters selling application forms and a constant sound of the telephone ringing with voices from the other side placing queries about admission -  this is the real picture of admission scenario in Jadavpur University.

Talking about admission in Jadavpur University it’s important to note here that all the arts and engineering courses at Jadavpur University are extremely popular among the students in Kolkata. This explains the busy months of admission in the university.

Important Months

For undergraduate courses the university starts issuing application forms by the month of May. Students interested in taking admission in the post graduate courses should look out for the notifications in the month of June. All leading English newspapers carry admission notifications.

Selection Procedure

For the students who are in love with their subjects of choice it’s not at all a tough job to cross all the hurdles for taking admission at Jadavpur University. The general selection procedure for all admissions to courses in Jadavpur University follows a well sketched path. Admission is based on merit, marks attained in last qualifying examination, performance in WBJEE in case of engineering courses, internal admission tests for all subjects and interview. A student has to go through all these stop gates before actually reaching the destination.

Important Contacts

All the faculty members and non teaching staff at both the campuses of Jadavpur University, in Salt Lake and Jadavpur can be contact through their mail ids. For the list of mail ids click here.
Phone Number:  033-2414-6666

Payment Options
  • Crossed Demand Draft in favor of “Jadavpur University” with a self addresses stamped envelope to be sent to Senior Superintendent, Information office, Jadavpur University, Kolkata-700 032.
Student Aids
  • Seats have been reserved for SC/ST/PH students as per norms.
  • Hostel accommodation can be arranged on prior notice for students appearing for entrance tests at JU.
  • Online admission forms for JU are also available in PDF format which is easier to download for the students.
  • The faculty members can be approached in case of any doubts regarding admission tests or subject choice
Life at Jadavpur University Campus is never on a standstill. From cultural programmes, to rock fests, from academic functions to celebrations, there is a lot to look out for once you are a part of this historic educational institution. All this makes Jadavpur University one of the most popular universities where students dream of getting admission, especially in this part of the country.

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