Jadavpur University - In 1910, the Society that looked after Bengal Technical Institute (later known as College of Engineering & Technology, Bengal) was blended with NCE (National Council of Education), for the advertising of Technical Education in Bengal. By 1940, the College of Engineering and Technology had practically started working as a University, was now looked after by the National Council of Education. Later after Independence, on the 24th of December 1955, the Government of West Bengal, with unanimity with the Government of India, passed the necessary legislation start the setting up of Jadavpur University.

With a broad repertory of courses offered, a privileged list of faculty members and being known for its promise towards the advanced study and research, Jadavpur University has well- established itself as the number one Indian University.

Courses Offered by Jadavpur University

Jadavpur University offers a vast range of courses for the students seeking admission in the fields of Arts, Commerce, Education & Psychology, Family & Community Sciences, Fine Arts, Journalism & Communication, Law, Management Studies, Medicine, Performing Arts, Science, Social Work, Technology & Engineering, Pharmaceutical Studies, etc.

Jadavpur University B.Tech Admission Process

  • Jadavpur University offers B.Tech courses at the undergraduate level for the students seeking admission in the field of engineering and technology.
  • It provides specialization in streams for the B.Tech, i.e., Electrical Engineering, Information Technology, Instrumentation and Electronics Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Printing, Mechanical Engineering, Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Construction Engineering, Power Engineering, Production, Pharma Technology, Food Technology and Biochemical Engineering.
  • The duration for the B.Tech course degree is of 4 years.

Eligibility Criteria                                

Candidates must have completed 10+2 or equivalent stream with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics as compulsory subjects from a recognized board or institution.

Selection Process               

Admission in the Jadavpur University for B.Tech courses is, based on the scores of the students in the WBJEE Entrance Test or JEE Mains, followed by counselling.

Jadavpur University B.E Admission Process

  • Jadavpur University offers B.E courses at the undergraduate level for the students seeking admission in the field of engineering and technology.
  • It provides specialization in various stream for the B.E, i.e., Electrical Engineering, Information Technology, Instrumentation and Electronics Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Printing, Mechanical Engineering, Electronics & Telecommunication Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Computer Science and Engineering, Construction Engineering, Power Engineering, Production, and Pharma Technology.
  • The duration for the B.E course degree is of 4 years.

Eligibility Criteria                                

Candidates must have completed 10+2 or equivalent stream with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics as compulsory subjects from a recognized board or institution.

Selection Process               

Admission in the Jadavpur University for B.E courses is, based on the scores of the students in the WBJEE Entrance Test or JEE Mains, followed by counselling.

Jadavpur University B.Arch Admission Process

  • Jadavpur University offers Bachelor of Architecture (B.Arch) courses at the undergraduate level.
  • The duration for the B.Arch course degree is of 5 years.

Eligibility Criteria

Candidates must have completed 10+2 or equivalent with Mathematics as a compulsory subject from a recognized board or institution.

Selection Process

Admission in the Jadavpur University for B.Arch courses is, based on the performance of the student in the WBJEE or All India National Aptitude Test in Architecture (NATA), followed by counselling.

Jadavpur University B.Sc. Admission Process

  • Jadavpur University offers B.Sc. courses at the undergraduate level.
  • For B.Sc. Jadavpur University provides a 13 specialization in History, Philosophy, Political Science and International Relations, Sanskrit, Education, Film Studies, Sociology, Bengali, Comparative Literature, Economics, English, Environment and Development.
  • The duration for the B.Sc. course degree is of 3 years.

Eligibility Criteria

Candidates must have completed 10+2 equivalent in relevant subject from a recognized university or institution.

Selection Process

Admission at Jadavpur University for B.Sc. courses is, based on the performance of the students in the written test conducted by the university, followed by an Interview.

Jadavpur University B.A.  Admission Process

  • Jadavpur University offers B.A. courses at the undergraduate level.
  • For B.A.Jadavpur University provides a specialization in English, History, Philosophy, Political Science, Bengali, Comparative Literature, Economics, and Sanskrit.
  • The duration for the B.A.course degree is of 3 years.

Eligibility Criteria

Candidates must have completed 10+2 or equivalent stream from a recognized board or institution.

Selection Process

Admission at Jadavpur University for B.A. courses is, based on the performance of the students in the written test conducted by the university, followed by an Interview.

Jadavpur University B.Li.Sc Admission Process

  • Jadavpur University offers a bachelor of library and Information Science (B.Li.Sc) courses at the undergraduate level.
  • The duration for the B.Li.Sc course degree is of 1 year.

Eligibility Criteria

Candidates must have completed a bachelor’s degree in any discipline from a recognized board or institution.

Selection Process                      

Admission at Jadavpur University for B.Li.Sc courses is, based on the performance of the students in the written test conducted by the university, followed by an Interview.

Jadavpur University B.Ed Admission Process

  • Jadavpur University offers a Bachelor of Education (B.Ed) for the students seeking admission in the teaching field.
  • The duration of the B.Ed is 2 Years.

Eligibility Criteria

Candidates must have completed a bachelor’s degree in any discipline from a recognized board or institution.

Selection Process

Admission in the Jadavpur University for B.Ed courses is, based on the scores of the students in the Creative Test conducted by the university, followed by Personal interview.

Jadavpur University B.P.Ed Admission Process

  • Jadavpur University offers a Bachelor of Physical Education (B.P.Ed) for the students seeking admission in the teaching field.
  • The duration of the B.P.Ed is 03 Years.

Eligibility Criteria           

Candidate must have completed a Bachelor’s Degree in Physical Education from a recognized board or institution.

Selection Process

Admission at Jadavpur University for B.P.Ed courses is, based on the performance of the students in the entrance exam conducted by Jadavpur University.

Jadavpur University M.Sc. Admission Process             

  • Jadavpur University offers a M.Sc. degree program at the postgraduate level for the students.
  • It provides 07 specializations for the M.Sc. degree in Chemistry, Electronics Science, Mathematics, Applied Geography, Biotechnology, Physics, and Instrumentation.
  • The duration of the M.Sc. degree is of 2 years.

Eligibility Criteria

Candidates must have passed B.Sc. in relevant discipline from a recognized institution or university.

Selection Process

Admission in the Jadavpur University for M.Sc courses is, based on the scores of the students in the Entrance Test conducted by the Jadavpur University, followed by Personal interview.

Jadavpur University M.Li.Sc Admission Process

  • Jadavpur University offers a Masters of Library and Information Science (M.Li.Sc) courses at the postgraduate level.
  • Jadavpur University provides specialization in 02 streams for the M.Li.Sc, i.e., Digital Library, Multimedia Development.
  • The duration for the M.Li.Sc course degree is of 1 year.

Eligibility Criteria

Candidates must have completed B.Li.Sc or equivalent from a recognized board or institution.

Selection Process                      

Admission in the Jadavpur University for M.Li.Sc courses is, based on the scores of the students in the Entrance Test conducted by the university, followed by Personal interview.

Jadavpur University M.Tech Admission Process

  • Jadavpur University offers an M.Tech degree program at the postgraduate level for the students in different specializations.
  • Jadavpur University provides specialization in 09 streams for the M.Tech, i.e., Illumination Technology, Energy Science & Technology, Nano Science & Technology, Nuclear Technology, Laser Technology, Illumination Technology & Design, IT(Courseware Engineering), Distributed and Mobile Computing.
  • The duration of the M.Tech degree is of 2 years.

Eligibility Criteria

Candidates must have passed B.Tech or equivalent marks from a recognized institute or university.

Selection Process

Admission in Jadavpur University for M.Tech courses is, based on the scores of the students secured in the GATE exam, followed by counseling.

Jadavpur University M.E Admission Process

  • Jadavpur University offers an M.E degree program at the postgraduate level for the students in different specializations.
  • Jadavpur University a provides specialization in 03 streams for the M.Tech, i.e., Water Resources, Hydraulic Engineering, and Biomedical Engineering.
  • The duration of the M.E degree is 2 years.

Eligibility Criteria

Candidates must have passed B.E. or equivalent stream from a recognized institute or university.

Selection Process

Admission in Jadavpur University for M.E courses is, based on the scores of the students secured in the GATE exam, followed by counseling.

Jadavpur University Ph.D. Admission Process

  • Jadavpur University also offers a full-time Ph.D. degree for the students.
  • Jadavpur University provides specialization in 28 streams for the Ph.D., i.e., English Language & Literature, History, Women Studies, Statistics, Mathematics, Bengali, Sociology, Philosophy, Economics, Sociology, Sanskrit, Education, Library & Information Science, Competitive Literature, Film Studies, International Relations, Chemistry, Geological Sciences, Instrumentation Science, Life Science & Bio-Technology, Physics, Geography,  International Relations, Social Sciences, Cognitive Science, Oceanography and Coastal Management

Eligibility Criteria

Candidates must have a master’s degree or equivalent in relevant discipline from a recognized institute or university.

Selection Process

Admission for Ph.D. and Fellowship in Jadavpur University is based on the performance of candidates in the UGC NET or CSIR NET, followed by Presentation cum Interview.

Jadavpur University M.Phil Admission Process

  • Jadavpur University offers an M.Phil degree program for the students in different specializations.
  • Jadavpur University provides specialization in 28 streams for the M.Phil, i.e., English Language & Literature, History, Women Studies, Statistics, Mathematics, Bengali, Sociology, Philosophy, Economics, Sociology, Sanskrit, Education, Library & Information Science, Competitive Literature, Film Studies, International Relations, Chemistry, Geological Sciences, Instrumentation Science, Life Science & Bio-Technology, Physics, Geography, International Relations, Social Sciences, Cognitive Science, Oceanography and Coastal Management.

Eligibility Criteria

Candidates must have passed masters, professional degree or equivalent in relevant discipline from a recognized institute or university.

Selection Process

Admission in the Jadavpur University a for M.Phil courses is, based on the Research Entrance Test scores of the students secured in the entrance test conducted by the university, followed by an interview.