Jamia Millia Islamia University offers various undergraduate, graduate, diploma, and PhD courses in a wide range of disciplines. The university offers admission based on the common entrance examination. Admission to BTech and B.Arch courses are offered through JEE Mains score. The university declared the entrance exams result on September 28, 2021. Admissions to postgraduate courses are offered through entrance examination, followed by an interview.

Jamia Millia Islamia University , established in 1920 was recognized as a Central University in 1988. The university stands 10 positions in the NIRF rankings among the top universities of India. The university is popular for its 100% placement record in all the programs and courses.

Jamia Millia Islamia University has launched eight new undergraduate and graduate courses from the academic session 2021. The newly introduced courses include BA (Hons.) French, Master in Design in the Faculty of Architecture, BA (Hons.) Spanish, Latin American Studies in Centre of Spanish, Latin American Studies, Francophone Studies in Centre of Spanish, Latin American Studies, MA Mass Media (Hindi), M.Sc Environmental Science & Management, PG Diploma in English-Hindi Translation and MBA (Healthcare & Hospital Management).

JMI: Important Dates

Event  Date
Last date of form filling July, 2022 (Tentative)
Entrance exam date July, 2022 - August, 2022
Availability of Admit card July, 2022
Result Declaration September, 2022

JMI, BTech/ B.E./ B.Arch/ B.D.S:  Admissions

Jamia Millia Islamia University also offers B.tech and B.Arch courses in a wide range of disciplines. BTech is a four-year full time program whereas B.Arch is a five-year full-time program. The university also offers admission to Diploma in Engineering in both Regular and Self-Financed formats, BE in Evening and B.Arch in Self-Financed mode. The courses and all the specialization are mentioned in detail in the below table:

Course Specializations
BTech Computer Science Engineering, Electronics & Communication Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering
B.E.  Computer Science Engineering (Evening), Electronics & Communication Engineering (Evening), Electrical Engineering (Evening), Civil Engineering (Evening), Mechanical Engineering (Evening)
B.Arch (Self Financed)  NA

Eligibility Criteria:

  • The minimum eligibility requirement to get admission in BTech and B.Arch courses is 10+ 2 or diploma with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics from a recognised board. Candidates must have an aggregate of 55% in 10+2 or diploma. 
  • Candidates must have passed their XII or diploma with Physics, Chemistry and Biology from a recognised board with an aggregate of 50% to get admission in BDS and BPT courses.

Selection Criteria: 

  • Candidates are selected based on the score obtained in the Joint Entrance Examination (JEE).
    • For BTech, candidates must appear for JEE Mains Paper 1.
    • For B.Arch, candidates must appear for JEE Mains Paper 2.
  • For BDS and BPT courses, admission is offered on the basis of NEET scores.

Cut Off for BTech Admission 2021:

Category JEE Cut Off Rank
General 6225

Cut Off for B.Arch Admission 2021:

Category JEE Cut Off Rank
General 324

Cut Off for B.Arch Admission (Self Financing) 2021:

Category JEE Cut Off Rank
General 905

How to Apply?

  • As soon as students have registered, they will be issued a login id. Students must apply for the course they wish to take admission in.
  • Candidates can check the cut off marks from the official site of the university.
  • The university displays the list of the selected candidates. The university also releases a waiting list for the candidates.
  • Selected candidates will be given dates for the admission formalities. Candidates can check the date from the university's official website.
  • The seats will be allocated to the selected candidates as per the universities admission procedure.
  • Candidates must carry the original documents (like marksheets, admit card of entrance examination) along with self-attested copies of the documents. 

Documents required:

  • Colored Photograph with white background in JPG/JPEG format.
  • Soft copy of signature in JPG/JPEG format. 
  • Marksheets of class 10 and 12
  • JEE Main Admit Card
  • JEE Main Score Card
  • Proof of Age. Class 10 marksheet can be used as the proof of age. 
  • Certificate of proof for PWD or reserved category.

Jamia Millia Islamia University UG Admission 

Jamia Millia Islamia University offers a wide range of undergraduate courses, namely BA, B.Sc, BTTM, BFA, BBA, B.Com, BA-LL.B, B.Ed, and B.Li.I.Sc. The admission to these courses are done on the basis of the marks obtained in the entrance exam. Candidates who have passed the JMI Entrance Test are eligible for admission. JMI provides courses in a variety of specialties. The courses and all the specialization are mentioned in detail in the below table:

Courses Specialization
BA NA
BA English, Hindi, Arabic, Economics, History, Korean Language, Islamic Studies, Mass Media Hindi, Persian, Political Science, Sanskrit, Sociology, Psychology, Turkish Language Literature, Urdu, Geography
BA-LL.B NA
B.Com NA
B.Sc  Aeronautics, Bioscience, Biotechnology, Instrumentation
B.Sc. (Hons) Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry
BBA NA
B.F.A Applied Art, Art Education, Painting, Sculpture
B.Voc. Medical Laboratory Sciences/ Medical Electrophysiology, Solar Energy, Food Production (Self Financed)
BTTM (Self Financed) NA
B.Ed Nursery Education
B.Lib. I.Sc. NA
BHM (Self Financed) NA

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Candidates must have passed their XII from a recognised board with an aggregate of 50%.

Selection Criteria: 

  • Candidates are selected based on the score obtained in the Entrance Examination conducted by the university.
  • The selection process is followed by an interview upon clearing the cut off marks.
  • The selection criteria differs for B.Ed. courses, which is mention below:
  • If the candidate wishes to pursue teaching commerce, the candidate must hold a Master's Degree in Commerce with an aggregate score of 50%.
  • The candidate must have completed graduation/post-graduation with minimum two teaching subjects.
  • Candidate are not eligible for the course, if they hold,
  • A Bachelor's Degree in vocational subjects.
  • A Bachelor's Degree in one language only
  • A M.Sc. degree in Biochemistry, Biophysics, Environmental Science/Botany. However, these candidates can apply for B.Ed on the basis of their Bachelor's Degree, if applicable.

How to Apply?

  • Online Registration: As soon as students have registered for the entrance test, they will be issued a login id. Students must register for the entrance exam by entering their email address, mobile number, and password.
  • Application form Completion: Once login id is created, candidates must proceed with the online application form by providing personal and academic information.
  • Uploading of documents: After completing the application, candidates must upload the necessary documents such as a photograph, signature, id proof, and other supporting documents.
  • Application Fee: After uploading the required documents, candidates must pay the application fee via Credit Card, Debit Card, or Net Banking.
  • Admit Card: Admit cards will be issued to eligible students based on the record of the details submitted by the students.
  • Entrance Examination: Exam dates will be announced by the admission authorities. In order to get admitted to the course, applicants must take and pass an admission exam.
  • Result Declaration: Results of the entrance examinations will be declared by the admission authorities. Candidates can check their score on the admission authorities' official website.
  • Selection process: After the result declaration, Candidates who satisfied the cut-off can proceed with the interview round.

Jamia Millia Islamia University PG Admission 

Jamia Millia Islamia University offers a wide range of graduate courses, namely MBA, M.Tech, M.Arch, MCA. The admission to these courses are done on the basis of the marks obtained in the entrance exam. Candidates who have passed the JMI Entrance Test are eligible for admission. Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI) provides courses in a variety of specialties. The courses and all the specialization are mentioned in detail in the below table:

Course Specialization
MA  English, Hindi, Arabic, Economics, History, Applied Psychology, Sanskrit, Media Governance, Mass Communication, Human Resource Management, Islamic Studies, Education, Public Administration, Human Right Duties Education, Educational Planning Administration, Gender Studies, Comparative Religion, Persian, Early Childhood Development, Political Science, Sociology, Urdu, Social Work
M.A. (Self Financed)  Convergent Journalism, Development Communication, Visual Effect and Animation
M.A./ M.Sc Geography, Mathematics, Development Extension
M.Sc Biotechnology, Bioscience, Biophysics, Mathematics Education, Physics, Electronics, Mathematics with Computer Science, Disaster Management and Climate Sustainability Studies
M.Sc. (Self Financed) Microbiology, Biochemistry, Bioinformatics
MSc Chemistry Organic, Inorganic, Physical chemistry, Materials
MSc. Tech. (Self Financed) Industrial Mathematics with Computer Application
MCom Business Management
M.F.A.  Art Education, Applied Art, Art History & Art Appreciation, Painting, Graphic Art, Sculpture
M.Tech Computer Science Engineering, Control Instrumentation System, Electronics & Communication Engineering, Earthquake Engineering, Electrical Power System Management, Environmental Science Engineering, Machine Design, Mechanical Engineering, Thermal Engineering, Nanotechnology, Production and Industrial Engineering
MCA NA
M.Arch Architecture Pedagogy, Health Architecture, Building Services, Recreation Architecture, Urban Regeneration, Ekistics
MBA General, International Business, Entrepreneurship Family Business, Executive, Tourism Travel
MPT Sports, Neurology, Orthopaedics, Cardiopulmonary

Eligibility Criteria: 

The eligibility criteria varies depending upon the course, candidate wishes to apply for can check the eligibility criteria below:

  • M.Tech: BTech/ B.E in the relevant specialization with minimum 60%.
  • M.C.A: B.C.A/ B.Sc (CS/IT) with minimum 50%
  • M.Arch: B.Arch/ or any equivalent course with minimum 50%
  • M.B.A: Any undergraduate course with minimum 50%
  • M.A.: B.A. in the relevant specialization with minimum 50%
  • M.A. (Self Financed): B.A. course in the relevant specialization with minimum 45%
  • M.Sc :B.Sc in the relevant specialization with minimum 55%
  • M.Sc. (Self Financed): B.Sc/B.Sc (Hons) with minimum 55% marks.
  • M.Sc. Chemistry: B.Sc/B.Sc (Hons) :Chemistry with minimum 50% aggregate marks and 55% marks in chemistry.
  • MSc. Tech. (Self Financed): B.Sc/B.Sc (Hons) with minimum 55% marks.
  • M.Com.: B.Com./ BBS/ BBA/ BIBF with minimum 55% marks.
  • M.F.A. : B.F.A with minimum 60% marks.
  • M.P.T: Bachelor in Physiotherapy with minimum 55% marks.

Selection Criteria: 

  • Candidates are selected based on the score obtained in the Entrance Examination conducted by the university.
  • The selection process is followed by an interview upon clearing the cut off marks.

How to Apply?

  • Online Registration: As soon as students have registered for the entrance test, they will be issued a login id. Students must register for the entrance exam by entering their email address, mobile number, and password.
  • Application form Completion: Once login id is created, candidates must proceed with the online application form by providing personal and academic information.
  • Uploading of documents: After completing the application, candidates must upload the necessary documents such as a photograph, signature, id proof, and other supporting documents.
  • Application Fee: After uploading the required documents, candidates must pay the application fee via Credit Card, Debit Card, or Net Banking.
  • Admit Card: Admit cards will be issued to eligible students based on the record of the details submitted by the students.
  • Entrance Examination: Exam dates will be announced by the admission authorities. In order to get admitted to the course, applicants must take and pass an admission exam.
  • Result Declaration: Results of the entrance examinations will be declared by the admission authorities. Candidates can check their score on the admission authorities' official website.
  • Selection process: After the result declaration, Candidates who satisfied the cut-off can proceed with the interview round.

Jamia Millia Islamia University Admissions: FAQs

Ques: Is it a right decision to pursue BA LLB from Jamia Millia Islamia University?

Ans: Jamia Millia Islamia University is among the best institutes in India for BA LLB. The university is not only recognized for its best education, but also for its culture, wide range of internships. The university is located in the centre of Delhi, thus students will have more possibilities for internships. In terms of acquiring a legal perspective, Delhi is a good place to broaden students' horizons.

Ques: Which is best for B.Tech CSE Jamia Millia Islamia University or IET, Lucknow?

Ans: Jamia Millia Islamia University has a little upper hand compared to IET, Lucknow for B.Tech CSE. JMI's culture is similar to NITs. The atmosphere and audience are excellent. JMI has experienced faculty members and assists students in planning post-college careers, and finding jobs. Refer the table below for detailed comparison between Jamia Millia Islamia University and IET, Lucknow.

Specification  IET, Lucknow Jamia Millia Islamia University
Fees 3,44,000 1,49,000
Average CTC 12-16 LPA 15 LPA
Highest CTC 25 LPA  28 LPA
Top Recruiters TCS, Barclays, DE Shaw, Code Nation, etc IBM, HCL, Accenture, Cognizant, etc

Ques: Which is a better option BTech CSE from Jamia Millia Islamia University or BTech Mechanical from Delhi Technical University?

Ans: Both the institutes are good, candidates should make a choice based on the stream they want to take admission in. Refer the table below for detailed comparison between BTech CSE from Jamia Millia Islamia University and BTech Mechanical from Delhi Technical University:

Specification  BTech CSE from JMI  BTech Mechanical from DTU
Fees 64,600 7,80,000
Average CTC 7-8 LPA 9 LPA
Highest CTC 25 LPA  28 LPA
NIRF Ranking  28 36
No of Seats  70 185

Ques: Can I get admission in JMI to B.Tech courses? My JEE cut-off rank is 5869.

Ans: Yes, you can get admission in Btech Courses, depending upon the category you belong to and specialization you are seeking. You can check the cut off rank for for the academic year 2021 in the table given below:

Category JEE Cut Off Rank
General 6225
MM 12766
M.OBC/ ST 19405
MW 39274
Jamia (Internal) 31294
KM 119585
JK 27894
PWD/ PD/ Blindness/ Low Vision 53699
PWD/ PD - Hearing Impairment 48739
PWD/ PD - Locomotor disability or Cerebral Palsy 141689
PWD/ PD - Muscular Dystrophy 118488

Ques: Is it worth doing M.Arch from Jamia Millia Islamia University? What is the popular specialization for M.Arch offered by the University?

Ans: Yes, Jamia Millia Islamia University is among the best universities in India offering M.Arch. The university provides excellent education and amazing campus life, which helps students to perform well and achieve their career goals. The popular specializations for M.Arch offered by Jamia Millia Islamia University are Architecture Pedagogy, Health Architecture, Building Services, Recreation Architecture, Urban Regeneration, Ekistics.