JNU CEEB 2019: Important Dates, Eligibility, Application Process, Exam Pattern & Syllabus, Result & Admission


Jawaharlal Nehru University conducts JNU Combined Entrance Examination for Biotechnology (CEEB) for admission to various PG programmes in Biotechnology (M. Tech, M.V.Sc. M. Sc-Agri and M. Sc) offered by the varsity and the participating universities. From the year 2019 onwards, the exam will be conducted by the National Testing Agency. The all-India exam is organised every year. Students willing to study Biotechnology at JNU should appear in the JNU CEEB 2019 exam in December.

JNU CEEB 2019 Latest NotificationNTA has released the admit card for the JNU CEEB 2019 exam. The JNU CEEB 2019 exam is scheduled to be held from 27th to 30th May 2019 (9:30 AM to 12:30 PM). The result is expected to release in the second week of June 2019.

JNU CEEB 2019 Overview

Exam Name


Full Form

Jawaharlal Nehru University Combined Entrance Examination

Conducting Authority

Jawaharlal Nehru University

University Admission Year



Admission to PG Biotechnology

Mode of exam


Official Website


Exam Date

27th to 30th May 2019

JNU CEEB 2019 Important Dates

Event Name

Event Date

Application started

15th March 2019

Last date to apply

18th April 2019

Admit card to be issued

14th May 2019 onwards

Exam to be commenced

27th to 30th May 2019

Announcement of merit list

2nd week of July 2019 (Tentative)

Declaration of result

Second week of June 2019 (Tentative)


JNU CEEB 2019 Pattern & Syllabus

NTA will conduct the exam in LAN Based mode i.e. Computer Based Mode. The medium of the test will be English only. There will be NO penalty for the wrong answer. Take a look –

  • Mode of exam: CBT
  • The medium of exam: English
  • Total questions: 100 Multiple Choice Questions
  • Duration: 3 hours
  • Negative Marking Scheme: Not applicable

JNU CEEB 2019 Latest Syllabus –

JNU prescribes different syllabus for M.Sc. (Agri.) Biotechnology and M.Tech Biotechnology. The detailed syllabus is available in the Prospectus 2019-20. Candidates can check it in the PDF file. Most of the topics are form the curriculum of candidates’ last examination (degree examination appeared for) and some topics are from class XII-level also.

JNU CEEB 2019 Eligibility

Nationality –

  • Both Indian and foreign nationals (Nepal) are eligible to apply for the JNU CEEB test.

Educational Qualification –

  • Must have completed a Bachelor’s Degree Programme with 50% marks from a recognised institute/ varsity with one of the following subjects – Medicine (in MBBS/ BDS) or BDS, Veterinary Science, Biology, Agriculture, Fishery Science, Pharmacy, Engineering/ Technology or B.Sc in Physician Assistance course
  • The final year candidates are also eligible to apply for the exam

Age Limit –

  • There is no age limit for the JNU CEEB exam 2019

JNU CEEB 2019 Application Process

The JNU CEEB 2019 application process can be completed only through the ONLINE mode. Candidates must submit their application only through the official website - ntajnu.ac.in. Applications will not be accepted through any other mode.

JNU CEEB 2019 Online Application -

Stage I – Registration

  • Log on to the official website of NTA JNU - https://ntajnu.nic.in/.
  • Click the link for JNU CEEB 2019 Application/Registration.
  • Follow the steps to reach the registration page.
  • Complete the registration process by entering the name of the candidate, DOB, email ID and mobile number, etc.
  • Click on ‘Submit
  • The ‘Registration Number’ will be generated and sent to the registered email ID for future reference

Stage II – Filling in Application Form

  • Complete the application form by providing details about your category, choice of exam cities, complete address for correspondence, education details, etc.

Stage III – Uploading Scanned Images

Candidates need to upload the scanned images of his/her photograph and signature. The file size for photograph should be between 10KB to 200 KB and for signature between 4KB to 30 KB.

Stage IV – Application Fee Payment

  • Now remit the application fee using the credit card, debit card and net banking. Once the application fee is successfully submitted, take a print of the fee payment e-receipt.
  • Application Fee details are as under:


Amount (₹)


₹ 1000/-


₹ 500/-

Foreign National

₹ 2880/-

Additional GST and transaction charges will be applicable.

Stage V – Print the Confirmation Page

After successful completion of the application process, take a print of the confirmation page.

Other Details

JNU CEEB 2019 Exam Centres –

The University will regulate the exam at 52 centres across India as well as abroad. In case of emergency, the varsity reserves the right to change or modify the test centres. It will administer the exam at the following venues –

























Pant Nagar



























Kathmandu (NEPAL)

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JNU CEEB Admit Card 2019 -

The admit card will be released online at the official website of NTA JNU on 14th May 2019. Only those who have successfully submitted the form with the application fee will be able to download the call letter. Students must use the log-in credentials to download the hall ticket and take a printout.

JNU CEEB Hall Ticket 2019 Download

  • Log on to the official website – www.ntajnu.nic.in.
  • Click on the button ‘Download Admit Card for CEEB 2019 button.
  • Enter your Application Number, Password, Security Pin and click on ‘Sign In’
  • There you go! The hall ticket will be displayed right on the screen
  • Click on the download button and take a printout of the call letter

However, students must check the details carefully and make sure that these are correct. Some of the key details are name of the student, signature, examination date and time, venue address, exam instructions, space for invigilator’s signature, etc. Any discrepancy in the JNU CEEB call letter 2019 must grab the attention of the officials.

JNU CEEB Result 2019 –

The best way to check the JNU CEEB 2019 result is to visit the official website, follow the underneath steps and use the credentials. The result will tentatively be out in the second week of June 2019.

  • Visit the authorised website of NTA JNU.
  • Click the link of JNU CEEB 2019 Result
  • A new page will be displayed where the students should provide details like Application Number and Password.
  • Click on ‘Login’
  • The result will be shown on the screen
  • Check the result and take a printout.

JNU CEEB 2019 Cut-off and Merit List –

The University will announce the JNU CEEB 2019 cut-off and merit list after the result declaration. The cut-off would carry the names of the candidates who score the minimum qualifying marks. The merit list would contain the Name of the Qualifying Student, Registration Number, Category and SEL-UNI.

JNU CEEB Counselling 2019 –

Jawaharlal Nehru University will begin the JNU CEEB 2019 counselling process after the release of merit list. The varsity will encourage students to participate in the process, bring the original documents and get allotted seats for the preferred programmes.

Documents to be carried to the counselling centre

  • JNU CEEB scorecard 2019
  • Matriculation certificate
  • 10+2 certificate
  • Characters certificate from college/ university or the last attended institute
  • Persons with Disabilities need to produce a medical certificate (not less than 40%)
  • Reserved category certificate if applicable
  • Migration certification from college/ university

JNU CEEB 2019 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Q: What is the exact exam commencement date?

A: The exam-conducting authority will conduct the exam from 27th to 30th May 2019.

Q: What is the mode of the exam?

A: It will be conducted in CBT mode. The medium of the exam would be English.

Q: Can a student prepare for the exam in just two months?

A: It is tough. Students need to mug up the syllabus, which would generally consist of Class 12th syllabi (Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics) and graduation level syllabus. Candidates who have studied well in the XII Standard, it will be easier for them to ace the exam easily.

Q: When will the result be declared?

A: JNU will probably release the JNU CEEB result 2019 in the second week of June 2019.

Q: I will be appearing in the final year exam in 2019. Am I eligible to sit in the test?

A: Yes, you can appear in the test if you have taken one of the following subjects - Medicine (in MBBS/ BDS) or BDS, Veterinary Science, Biology, Agriculture, Fishery Science, Pharmacy, Engineering/ Technology or B.Sc in Physician Assistant course.

Q: What are the documents required to complete the counselling process?

A: JNU CEEB scorecard 2019, Matriculation certificate, 10+2 certificate, Characters certificate from college/ university or the last attended institute, Persons with Disabilities need to produce a medical certificate (not less than 40%), Reserved category certificate if applicable and Migration certification from college/ university.

Q: What are the courses that one can opt for after clearing the JNU CEEB 2019 exam?

A: M. Tech, M.V.Sc. M. Sc-Agri and M. Sc in Biotechnology.



when will jnu ceeb exam result release?

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Tentatively in the first week of July.