JNU MBA Admission 2024, Check Dates of Exam, Eligibility, How to Apply, Structure of Fee, and More

Join the JNU MBA Admission 2024 for a chance to pursue business education at Atal Bihari Vajpayee School of Management and Entrepreneurship. Apply now and embark on your journey towards a rewarding career.

by Jayasree D

Updated Jun 12, 2024

JNU MBA Admission 2024, Check Dates of Exam, Eligibility, How to Apply, Structure of Fee, and More

JNU MBA Admission 2024

The JNU MBA Admission 2024 offers a pathway for aspiring business leaders to join the Atal Bihari Vajpayee School of Management and Entrepreneurship (ABSVSME) through the Common Admission Test (CAT) 2023. This program emphasizes CAT scores, group discussions, and personal interviews for selection.

Candidates with a Bachelor's degree or equivalent are eligible, with different cutoffs for various categories. The application process is online, closing on June 15, 2024. The MBA program comprises 75 seats with a fee structure yet to be announced. Through this process, JNU seeks to identify and nurture promising talent for the evolving business landscape.

Dates of Exam



CAT 2023

November 26, 2023

CAT 2023 Results

December 21, 2023

Last date of JNU MBA admission

June 15, 2024


Eligibility for JNU MBA Admission 2024 is determined based on certain criteria:

Entrance Exam:

Candidates must have a valid CAT score, which is mandatory for applying to JNU Admission 2024. They should have appeared for the CAT exam and qualified.

Qualifying Degree:

Applicants should hold a Bachelor’s degree or its equivalent from any recognized university. Final-year candidates are also eligible, but they must provide a certificate of completing the qualifying examination.

Qualifying Marks:

For General, OBC, and EWS candidates, a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate or equivalent CGPA in the qualifying degree is required. However, SC/ST/PwD candidates are given a 5 percent relaxation and can apply with a minimum of 45% marks in aggregate.

Points Allocation in Selection Rounds:

In the selection rounds, points are assigned as follows:

  • CAT Score: 70%
  • Group Discussion: 10%
  • Personal Interview: 20%

Cut-Off Details

The JNU MBA CAT cutoff determines the minimum percentile score required for candidates to be called for the Group Discussion (GD) and Personal Interview (PI) rounds. The cutoff varies for different categories:

  • General: 92-95 percentile
  • EWS: 87-91 percentile
  • OBC: 80-85 percentile
  • SC: 70-75 percentile
  • ST: 65-72 percentile
  • PwD: 50-55 percentile

The final merit list for admission into the MBA program is based on the composite score of CAT 2023 and performance in the GD-PI rounds. Candidates shortlisted for admission can view the merit list on the official website of JNU jnu.ac.in/main using their login credentials.

Structure of Fee 


Fee Structure

General candidates

12 lacs

OBC candidates (Non-Creamy Layer)

8 lacs

SC/ST/PwD candidates

6 lacs

How to Apply? 

  1. Visit the Official Website: Go to the official website of JNU jnu.ac.in/main
  2. Find the Application Form: Look for the link labeled "Online Application Form for MBA 2024-26."
  3. Register: Enter your details and create a password to register.
  4. Provide Information: Fill in details related to your educational qualifications.
  5. Upload Documents: Upload scanned images of your photograph and signature as per the specified file size requirements.
  6. Pay Application Fee: Make the payment of the application fee online. The fee is Rs. 2000 for general/OBC/EWS candidates and Rs. 1000 for SC/ST and PwD candidates.
  7. Submit Form: After completing all the steps, submit the filled-in application form.
  8. Download and Print: Download and print a copy of the filled-in application form for your records.
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