About JNU

Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) — public non-profit university. It is located in New Delhi, India. It is a modern higher education institution, established in 1969. As an active member of Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU), Association of Indian Universities (AIU), International Forum of Public Universities (IFPU), JNU is participating in developing the academic environment.

QS World University Rankings collects data on the best institutions in the world, according to which JNU is on top-610. The university is highly rated by the independent university ranking THE. It is in the top-80.

JNU offers bachelor and master programs in different fields of study.

New Delhi, India
Establishment year
International students
Female students

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JNU tuition fees

The academic calendar at JNU is divided into two semesters, as in many other universities in India. For convenience, tuition fees are calculated per year. The tuition fee at JNU for foreign students varies depending on the program and starts from 2,199 USD per year. On the official website of the university, you can find all the up-to-date information on tuition fees and available scholarships.

Accommodation, transportation, study materials, meals and personal expenses are all things to consider before applying to university.

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2,199 USD/year
2,199 USD/year

JNU campus

JNU has an urban campus, which provides students with many options for study and recreation. The abundance of museums, theaters and cinemas creates opportunities for the cultural development of young people. In the city, there are also large companies that offer internships. University students have access to the library. It contains a collection of scientific papers, textbooks and fiction. Not only locals study at JNU, but also students from other countries. The variety of cultures represented broadens the horizons of students and fills student life with all sorts of activities, the purpose of which is cultural exchange.

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What to do after graduation

There are many options to stay in the country after completing your studies at the university. One of them is to get an offer from an employer and apply for a work visa. Detailed information can be found on the embassy website. You can find other options for immigration in our article.

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