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JNUEE Exam Pattern 2022: Mode, Marking Scheme, Paper Pattern, Negative

Updated On - May 21 2022 by Srishti Pandey

JNUEE Exam Pattern 2022 will be released by National Test Agency (NTA). JNU Law Entrance Test is conducted in an online computer-based mode. Candidates have to attempt 120 MCQs of a total of 480 marks in 3 hours. Candidates are advised to Marking scheme carefully for every correct answer 1/2/3/4 marks is granted and no negative marking for the wrong answer. To get more details about the JNUEE Exam pattern 2022 read the complete article.
Jawaharlal Nehru University Admission in Post Graduate Programme of studies for Academic Session will be as follows:-
1. M.A., M.Sc., MCA, MPH, M.Tech., Post Graduate Diploma, Advanced Diploma Programmes will be through CUET (PG) 2022.
2. M.Sc. in Biotechnology and M.Sc. in Computational Biology Programme will be through GAT-B score.
3. MBA programme will be through CAT Score.

JNUEE 2022 Exam Pattern

The aspirants can check JNUEE 2022 exam scheme below in the given table:

Exam PatternDetails
Examination mode

Computer Based Test(Online)

Examination duration

2 hours

Type of questions

Multiple-choice Questions (MCQs)

Maximum marks

100 marks

Marks for Correct Answer

1, 2, 3 or 4 Marks for a correct response 

Marks for the Wrong Answer

1 mark negative marking



JNU 2022 Exam Pattern for Various Courses

B.A. Programme
  • Candidates have to answer a total of 100 MCQs questions.

  • There are two sections in the question paper.

  • The first section contains questions from Reasoning, English Grammar, Comprehension, Language of 50 marks.

  • The second section has descriptive questions of 50 marks

  • The Exam duration is of 2 hours.

M.A Programme
  • The questions paper covers all topics of microeconomics, macroeconomics, mathematics and statistics, International trade, public economics, and economic development.

  • The question paper will have 100 objective and subjective type questions.

  • Negative marking is applicable in this question paper.

 M.A in Language, Literature and Culture Studies
  • The question paper contains 100 objective type questions,

  • The questions paper covers all topics of Language, grammar, translations, short essays and society, culture, and literature of language origin country.

 MSc. Program
  • Candidates contain 100 objective type questions.

  • The question paper for the M.Sc. program has two sections.

  • The first part has questions based on Science and Maths

  • The second part has questions based on Physics, Botany, Geology, Zoology, Chemistry, and Mathematics of the B.Sc. level.

M.Sc Physics and Chemistry
  • Questions paper for M.Sc Physics cover topics from Physical Chemistry and Mathematics of B.Sc. (General) level 

  • Questions paper for M.Sc Physics cover topics from Inorganic, Organic and Physical Chemistry.

  • Both papers contain objective type questions only.

 M.A in Arts and Aesthetics
  • The question paper has two sections.

  • Candidates have to answer both short and long answer questions.

  • Candidates have to answer both types of questions in a given time period.

M.A Sanskrit
  • Medium of paper is English or Sanskrit language.

  • Candidates have to answer short answer type questions for 100 marks.

  • No negative marking for wrong response.

M.Sc Molecular Science
  • This question paper is divided into two sections.

  • The first section contains objective questions based on molecular medicine topics.

  • The second section contains objective questions based on botany, zoology, physics, chemistry and relevant subjects.

JNUEE 2022 Exam Highlights

Candidates can check the basic information of JNUEE 2022 entrance exam in the table given below:

Name of Exam

Jawaharlal Nehru University Entrance Test or JNUEE 2022

Conducting Body

National Testing Agency

Exam Level

University Level

Mode of Exam

Offline, Pen and Paper Test

Official Website


Duration of Exam

2 Hours

JNUEE Courses Offered

BA (Hons.), MA, M.Sc. & MCA

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Form Start Date:

12 Feb 2023

Form End Date:

12 Mar 2023

The last date to submit the form was on 12 Mar 2023
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Examination Date (Online):

21 May 2023

Application Fees:

₹ 530

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