Updated On - December 13 2019 by Jimmy
The university was established on 22 November 1990 by the Government of Bihar to the needs of higher and quality education for the people of Saran commisionary. JPU offers courses at both undergraduate and postgraduate levels in most of the subjects.
The university offers three-year degree programs in the disciplines of Humanities, Social Sciences, Science, and Commerce. Candidates who have successfully cleared the Intermediate level examination will only get admission in the corresponding courses. For the admission in Honors level, it is mandatory to clear the intermediate level exam with a score of at least 45 % in the related subjects.
Minimum eligibility for admission in three-year programs in Law (LLB) is to have a graduation level degree in any discipline with at least 40% marks. University offers various Undergraduate courses such as BCA, BBA, BJMC, B. Lib. In Information Science, BA, B.Com, B.Sc. and B.Ed course.
The eligibility criteria for the admission into various UG courses offered by the JP University is given below:
Humanities, Functional Hindi, Industrial Fish & Fisheries
It is mandatory to clear the intermediate level exam with a score of at least 45% in the related subjects to take admission in Honors level.
Admissions are done based on marks in the qualifying degree. The academic council of University will take the final decision.
Bio-Technology, Environmental Science, Industrial Microbiology
It is mandatory to clear 10+2 with a score of at least 45 % in the related subjects.
The basic eligibility criteria for L.L.B. admission is graduation. Min. 45% of marks in graduation are required for general category and 40% for reserved categories.
Admissions are done either based on qualifying marks or through some entrance test. Students appearing for the final year exam of their graduation degree can also apply for entrance tests conducted for LLB admissions.
It is mandatory to clear 10+2 exam with a score of at least 45 % in the related subjects.
Admissions are done based on marks in the qualifying degree. Only the academic council of University will take the final decision.
Journalism & Mass Communication
Graduation or Equivalent
B. Li. Inf. Sc. (Bachelor of Library Information Science)
It is mandatory to clear 12 standard examinations with a score of at least 45 % in the related subjects.
Postgraduate Admissions are offered in various subjects such as Humanities, Social Sciences, Science and Commerce with various specializations as Hindi, Sanskrit, English, Urdu, Philosophy, Political Science, Economics, History, Psychology, Geography, Zoology, Botany, Chemistry, Physics, Mathematics and commerce.
For the admission into Postgraduate courses, students have to fulfil the below-mentioned eligibility criteria:
|Course Name||Specialization||Minimum Eligibility||Selection Criteria|
|M.A.||Economics, English, Geography, Hindi, History, Philosophy, Political Science, Psychology||At least 50% marks in B.A. (Hons) in aggregate or graduation with 60% marks in Relevant subject.||Selection is based on merit or marks scored in graduation only. Merit list will be prepared by the academic council of University.|
|M.Sc.||Botany, Chemistry, Mathematics, Zoology, Physics||Graduation in any discipline with Mathematics and English as the main subject with minimum 50% marks in aggregate.||Selection criteria are purely based on marks scored in graduation.|
|M.Com.||Commerce||Graduation or B.Com with 50% marks or equivalent.||Selection criteria are purely based on marks scored in graduation.|
The application form for the admission into various courses offered by the Jai Prakash University will be available on the official website of the university. Students can download the application form from the website and submit the same, after filling all the required details asked in the application form, at the address of the university along with the necessary documents.
Jai Prakash Vishwavidyalaya,
Rahul Sankrityan Nagar,
Near Parwati Ashram (Chota Telpa),
Chapra - 841301, Bihar
Category-wise reservation criteria of Jai Prakash University is given below:
|Category||Reservation Criteria (%)|
|Most Backward Class||18|
|Most Backward Class||12|
|Woman from Backward Class||3|
|Students endorsed by the donors||1|
|Wards of the teachers of College/University Departments and other colleges||2|
|Wards of non-teaching employees||2|
|Wards of university officers||1|
|By the grace of Vice-chancellor||4|
|Wards of soldiers||1|
|Wards of transferred Govt. Employees||1|
|By the grace of principals||4|
|Sports & Games||1|
|Music & Lalit Kala||1|
Check the below-given table to know the basic details of JPU University:
|University Name||Jai Prakash University, Chapra|
|Basic Admission Criteria||Based on the merit list prepared by the academic council of University.|
|Entrance Exam Name||University conducts Entrance Exam|