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JNUEE Syllabus 2021: Subject-Wise, Tips, Important Books

Updated On - January 06 2021 by Bhumika Singh

JNUEE Syllabus 2021 is released by the NTA(National Test Agency). It consists of all the subject-wise important that cover all the question is set in the exam. Candidates must check JNUEE 2021 Syllabus before they start preparing for the exam. JNUEE 2021 is conducted in online mode. Candidates have to read the complete article to know more about the syllabus, important books, preparation tips for JNUEE 2021.

JNUEE Syllabus 2021

Included within the sections, there is a range of topics in the JNUEE 2021 syllabus from which the candidates have to prepare for the examination. The detailed list of JNUEE syllabus is given below:-

B.Sc-M.Sc in n Ayurveda BiologyScience, Sanskrit, and General Aptitude of Class 10+2 level
M.A. in SanskritVedic & Agamic Studies, Sanskrit & Modern Indian Languages, Sanskrit Linguistics including Computational Linguistics, Sanskrit language & literature, Indian Philosophical Systems, Sanskrit Poetics & Aesthetics, Indian Intellectual & Cultural Tradition, Indian Logic, Astronomy & Mathematicss, Social thought, Polity, Economy, Architecture, Fine Arts, Environmental Awareness, Sanskrit Grammar, Science & Technology, Argumentation & Interpretation, and Role & Place of Sanskrit in Indo European Studies.
M.Phil & Ph.D. in Sanskrit Poetics, Sanskrit Linguistics including Computational Linguistics, Vedic, Agamic & Purãnic Studies, Sanskrit Grammar & Grammatical Theory Modes of Disputation & Interpretation of Texts, Pali & Prakrit Studies, Issues in Sanskrit Studies & Researches, Indian Social Thought, Religious Studies, Sanskrit Manuscriptology, Research Methodology & Research
M.Phil. & Ph.D. in North East India
  • Economic development history, culture, society, politics, ecology and contemporary policies of  North East India and its neighbouring areas
  • Research Methodology: Various interdisciplinary methods such as approaches to qualitative, quantitative, social sciences, interpretative & historical methods
  • In addition to the above, the syllabus covers themes pertaining to North East India, such as religion and society, economic development, frontiers and borderlands, tribes and ethnicity, government and politics, and cultural histories. 
M.Sc./Ph.D.  in Molecular Medicine
  • Part A: Maths, Chemistry, Physics, Basic Biology, General Aptitude and reasoning, General awareness.
  • Part B:  Biochemistry,  Microbiology, Botany, Physiology, Disease, Developmental biology, Zoology, Population geneticss, Pharmacology, Genetics, Molecular Biology, Advanced Chemistry, Radioactivity, Atomic Structure, Spectroscopy, Molarity/Normality, Acid base, pH, ; Medicinal Chemistry,  Cell biology, Drug/ Drug resistance, Immunology, Bioinformatics,  Aptitude ,Others 
M.Phil & Ph.D. in Law & GovernancePolitical Science, Law, Economics, Sociology
M.Tech in Nano ScienceChemical Science, Physical Science, Biological Science, Cell Biology, Fundamental process, Immunology, Genetics, Human Phsyiology
Ph.D in Nano Science
  • Part A: General Science, Environmental awareness,  General mental ability and reasoning,  Elementary Computer Science, Interactive English,  Information and Communication Technology, Research aptitude, Basic concepts of Statistical methods for research.
  • Part B: Physical Science, Biological Science, Chemical Science, Engineering Science
MA/Ph.D. in Disaster Studies
  • Constitution, Law, Governance, Social Science Perspectives of Disasters and
    Sustainable Development Goals(SDGs)
  • Understanding of Disaster, Vulnerability, Risk, Hazard, Resilience
  • Geography of Disasters, GIS Application, and Development & Disasters 
  • Computer, Database Systems, Information & Communication Technologies, Artificial Intelligence
  • Environment & Ecology 

JNUEE 2021 Exam Pattern

Candidates should be well aware of the exam pattern so that they are able to prepare accordingly. Given below is JNUEE 2021 Exam Pattern:

  • Mode of Exam: Online
  • Question Type: Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)
  • Medium of Exam: English except for BA (Hons.) Foreign Language.
  • Number of Questions: 100
  • Marking Scheme: +1 for Correct and -0.25 for Incorrect.

JNUEE 2021 Important Books

 Candidates can chequebooks for better preparation for JNUEE 2021:-

Author NameBooks Name
Mr. P.D Sharma Ecology
J K Chopra Economics
Robert S. PindyckMicroeconomics
Richard T. FroyenMacroeconomics: Theories and Policies
Romila ThaparAncient India Published by penguin
Satish ChandraMedieval India
Irfan HabibMedieval India published by NBT
D.N. JhaAncient India
George RitzerSociology
J.J. MacionisSociology
Francis AbrahamsModern Sociological Theory

JNUEE 2021 Preparation Tips

Apart from knowing the exam pattern and books to prepare for JNUEE 2021, the test-takers must know some preparation tips for JNUEE 2021. Check tips below:-

  • Study for 6-8 hours daily and try to acheive small targets.
  • Prepare all the basic concepts carefully.
  • Prepare a weekly time-table and study accordingly.
  • Makes notes of Important Topics for revising topics lately.
  • Practice Mock tests and previous questions to avoid negative marking.
  • Join doubt clearing and online classes sessions.


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