JNU PG First Merit List 2024, Schedule for Counseling, Criteria for Reservation, and More

The JNU PG First Merit List 2024 has been released, showcasing successful candidates for postgraduate programs at Jawaharlal Nehru University. Applicants can check their status on the official website using their application number and password.

by Jayasree D

Updated Jun 11, 2024

JNU PG First Merit List 2024, Schedule for Counseling, Criteria for Reservation, and More

JNU PG First Merit List 2024

The Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) has published the PG's first merit list for the year 2024. This list, available on the official website jnuee.jnu.ac.in, displays the names of successful candidates for various postgraduate programs. To access their results, applicants need their application number and password. 

The deadline for securing seats and paying fees is June 13, 2024. Furthermore, the counseling schedule, detailing pre-enrollment registration, fee payment, and seat blocking for subsequent merit lists, ensures a smooth admission process. It's vital for candidates to review the list carefully, checking their name, category, subject, and score for accuracy.

Schedule for Counseling

Counseling Activity


Pre-enrollment registration, fee payment, seat blocking for first merit list

June 10 - June 13, 2024

Second merit list and supernumerary seats list release

June 18, 2024

Pre-enrollment registration and fee payment for second list and supernumerary seats

June 18 - June 20, 2024

Publication of third merit list and supernumerary seats

June 26, 2024

Pre-enrollment registration, fee payment, and allocation of supernumerary seats for third list

June 26 - June 27, 2024

Physical verification of admission registration for selected candidates

July 2 - July 5, July 8 - July 10, 2024

Release of final list after registration

July 18, 2024

Final registration, fee payment, and seat-blocking

July 18 - July 19, 2024

Verification and registration for selected candidates from the final list

July 23 - July 24, 2024

Deadline for admission and registration

August 14, 2024

Mentioned Details in First Merit List 2024

  • Candidate's name
  • Candidate's category (SC, ST, OBC, EWS, General)
  • Number of available seats
  • Subject name
  • Candidate's score

Criteria for Reservation

  • Scheduled Caste (SC) candidates: 15%
  • Scheduled Tribe (ST) candidates: 7.5%
  • Other Backward Classes (OBC) (Non-Creamy Layer) candidates: 27%
  • Economically Weaker Section (EWS) candidates: 10%

At least 5% of seats are reserved for Persons with Benchmark Disabilities, defined as individuals with not less than 40% of a specified disability, certified by the authority.


Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU) is a public research university situated in Delhi, India. Founded in 1969 and named after Jawaharlal Nehru, India's first Prime Minister, it is renowned for its prestigious faculties and research focus on social sciences and applied sciences. JNU is committed to providing quality education and fostering a vibrant academic environment conducive to critical thinking and scholarly pursuits.

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