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JNU EEE 2018 Entrance Exam

Jawaharlal Nehru University Engineering Entrance Exam ( JNUEE ) invites admission Application for M.Tech Biotechnology programs for the academic session 2018 – 2019.

JNU EEE 2018 Eligibility

Minimum 60% marks or equivalent CGPA ( under grading system ) from any recognized university in any one of the following :

For Anna University : Candidates with B.Tech / B.E in Electrochemistry, Bioengineering, Pharmaceutical Technology, Food Technology, B.Tech. in Agricultural Biotechnology and M.Sc. in Chemistry & Physics are also eligible.

For Cochin University of Science and Technology : Candidates with M.Sc in Marine Biotechnology, Marine Biology / Aquatic Biology & Fisheries, Environmental Biotechnology are also eligible.

For West Bengal University of Technology : Candidates with M.Sc. in Bioengineering are also eligible.

For Institute of Chemical Technology :

M. Tech. Bioprocess Technology : Candidates with B. Pharmacy; B. Tech. degree any branch of chemical technology of ICT or or any other equivalent degree of any University recognized by the UGC of four- year degree course after HSSC / Std. XII, with 60% marks in aggregate or equivalent CGPA [55% marks in aggregate or equivalent CGPA for the backward class candidate]. B. Tech. / B.Sc. ( Tech. ) / B. E. in Food Engineering and Technology / Food Engineering / Food Technology / Food Process Technology / Food Process Engineering / Dairy Technology / Biotechnology / Biochemical Engineering / Pharmaceutical Technology / Oil Technology, pharmaceutical technology, food technology, textile and fibers technology, polymer engineering and technology, dairy technology, industrial biotechnology, Oil & Oleochemicals technology, dyes and dyestuff technology or any equivalent degree of full four year duration of any University recognized by the UGC. B.E / B. Tech in Chemical Engineering, food engineering, biochemical engineering, biomedical engineering; B. Chemical Engineering; Three year degree programs in these disciplines are not recognized for admission; MSc in biotechnology, life sciences, biochemistry, microbiology, molecular biology, microbial genetics, genetics & bioinformatics or equivalent thereof from any recognized university are eligible.

M. Tech. Food Biotechnology : The candidate should have passed B. Tech. degree in Food Engineering and Technology of the ICT or any other equivalent degree of any University recognized by the UGC of four- year degree course after HSSC / Std. XII, with 60% marks in aggregate or equivalent CGPA [55% marks in aggregate or equivalent CGPA for the backward class candidate]. ( or )

B. Tech. / B.Sc. ( Tech. ) / B. E. in Food Engineering and Technology / Food Engineering / Food Technology / Food Science / Food Process Technology / Food Process Engineering / Dairy Technology / Biotechnology / Biochemical Engineering / Pharmaceutical Technology / Oil Technology or any equivalent degree of full four year duration of any University recognized by the UGC. Three year degree programs in these disciplines are not recognized for admission; OR M. Sc. in Biotechnology / Life Sciences / Biochemistry / Microbiology / Genetics / Microbial Genetics and Bioinformatics or equivalent thereof from any recognized university.

M. Tech. Pharmaceutical Biotechnology : Candidates with B. Pharmacy; B. Tech. degree any branch of chemical technology of ICT or or any other equivalent degree of any University recognized by the UGC of four- year degree course after HSSC / Std. XII, with 60% marks in aggregate or equivalent CGPA [ 55% marks in aggregate or equivalent CGPA for the backward class candidate ]. B. Tech. / B.Sc. ( Tech. ) / B. E. in Biotechnology / Biochemical Engineering / Pharmaceutical Technology, pharmaceutical technology, industrial biotechnology, or any equivalent degree of full four year duration of any University recognized by the UGC. B.E / B. Tech in Chemical Engineering, biochemical engineering, biomedical engineering; B. Chemical Engineering; Three year degree programs in these disciplines are not recognized for admission; MSc in biotechnology, life sciences, biochemistry, microbiology, molecular biology, microbial genetics, genetics & bioinformatics or equivalent thereof from any recognized university are eligible.

Important Notes :

  • Before applying, please ensure that you fulfil the eligibility requirements as prescribed above. Also please note that permission to appear in the entrance examination is strictly subject to your fulfilling the minimum eligibility requirements prescribed by each University as detailed above. You may, therefore, appear in the entrance examination only if you fulfil the eligibility requirements for M. Tech Biotechnology Programme. Despite this caution, in case you do not meet them minimum eligibility criteria and still appear in the entrance examination, you will do so at your own risk and cost, and if at any stage, it is found that you do not fulfil the minimum eligibility requirements, the admission, if ranted to you, shall be cancelled ipso facto.
  • Number of seats is subject to change by the participating Universities.
  • Candidates who are due to appear in the final semester / year of the qualifying examination shall also be considered for appearing in the entrance examination provided they have secured 60% or equivalent CGPA ( under grading system ) in previous semesters / year. However, in the event of their selection, the admission will be granted to them subject to their securing minimum 60% marks or equivalent CGPA in their qualifying examination. Candidates seeking admission to above mentioned M. Tech programmes and who are GATE / GAPT qualified or wishing to appear to such national level exams need to apply to JNU-CEEB.

JNU EEE 2018 Reservation / Concession

Reservation : 15%, 7½% and 3% of seats shall be reserved for Scheduled Caste ( SC ) , Scheduled Tribe ( ST ) and Person with Disability ( PWD ) candidates ( with not less than 40% disability ) respectively. All the SC / ST and PWD candidates who have passed the qualifying examination are eligible to apply irrespective of their percentage of marks in the qualifying examination. OBC reservation, wherever applicable, will be implemented as per the policy of each participating University. For admissions at Institute of Chemical Technology, Mumbai, reservation policy of government of Maharashtra will be applicable ( i.e. 61%, 13%, 7% and 19% seats shall be reserved for General category, Scheduled Caste ( SC ) , Scheduled Tribe ( ST ) and OBC candidates respectively )

Concession for Kashmiri Migrants : 10% marks will be added to the overall marks scored by a Kashmiri migrant candidate in the Entrance Examination. After adding 10% marks, in case he / she is covered in the cut-off point in the merit list, he / she will be offered admission strictly in accordance with his / her inter-se merit along with other candidates subject to his / her meeting the minimum prescribed eligibility requirements and also subject to his / her producing valid registration documents issued by the notified authorities certifying the candidate’s Kashmiri Migrant status.

JNU EEE 2018 Exam Pattern

The question paper for Entrance Examination will be of 3 hours duration consisting of Two Streams : ( i ) Technology Stream and ( ii ) Life Sciences Stream.

Technology stream

  • Part A : Basic Engineering & Technology ( at under graduate level )
  • Part B : Physics / Chemistry / Maths ( at under graduate level )
  • Part C : Fundamental Life Sciences and Informatics ( at 10+2 level ) .

Life Science Stream

  • Part A : Life Sciences ( Biochemistry, Molecular Biology & Immunology ) , ( at post graduate level )
  • Part B : Physics / Chemistry ( at undergraduate level )
  • Part C : Maths, Computer & Information Sciences ( at 10+2 level )