Jai Narayan Vyas University (JNVU) is a public state university located in Jodhpur, Rajasthan and was established in the year 1962. The University is approved by University Grants Commission (UGC) and is accredited with ‘Grade B’ by NAAC. JNVU has 77 affiliated colleges. It offers Undergraduate, Postgraduate and Research programs in various streams like Engineering, Law, Commerce and Management Studies. Admission for all UG and PG courses is based on academic merit.

The University accepts a valid score of MPET for admission in Ph.D., whereas CAT/XAT/MAT/CMAT ATMA scores for admission in MBA. It also conducts entrance test for courses like LLM and ME.

JNVU Highlights

Founded In 1962
University Type Public-State University
Type of Programs UG, PG, Ph.D., Diploma, PG Diploma and Certificate
Entrance Test CAT, XAT, CMAT, MAT, ATMA
Application Mode Offline and Online
Official Website http://www.jnvu.co.in/

JNVU Courses

Jai Narayan Vyas University offers various courses are mentioned below in the table:

Under Graduate Program Post Graduate Program Certificate Diploma PG Diploma Ph.D. Courses
BCA MBA Population and Development French Textile Chemistry Business Administration
B.Com (Hons) M.A. French  - Tourism & Hotel Management Computer Science & Engineering
B.Sc M.Sc. Adult & Continuing Education - Gender Studies Philosophy
B.A. (Hons) M.Com  - - Human Resource Management -
B.E. M.E. - - Legal & Forensic Sciences -
B.Arch. Master of Philosophy - - Computer Accounting & Auditing -
BA Master of Tourism Management - - Desert Technology -
B.Ed. Special Education Master of Tourism Administration - - Tax Practice -
B.Com. M.P.Ed. - - Marketing & Sales Management -
BBA Master of Special Education - - Labour Laws, Labour Welfare and Personnel Management -
B.Ed. Master of Human Resource Management - - Banking Insurance Organization and Management -
LL.B Master of Financial Analysis & Control - - Nutrition, Health and Fitness -
BA-LL.B MCA - - Yoga -
- LLM - - Exercise Therapy & Rehabilitation -

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JNVU Admission 

Candidates who wish to apply in the university can either apply through offline or online mode.  

  • UG Courses

Eligibility: Intermediate graduate with at least 60% marks for All India Quota and 45% for Rajasthan state candidates. 
Selection Criteria: Merit scored in 10+ 2 which will be followed by counseling. For B.E. and B.Arch, candidates will be granted admission through REAP (Rajasthan Engineering Admission Process)

  • PG Courses 

Eligibility: Graduation in relevant discipline with at least 50% marks in aggregate.
Selection Criteria: The candidate will be shortlisted on the basis of their graduation marks. For MBA, CMAT/CAT/XAT/MAT/ATMA scores are valid. The candidate seeking admission in LL.M must have at least 40% marks in the entrance exam conducted by JNVU.

  • Ph.D. Courses

Eligibility: PG Degree with 1st or 2nd division in the relevant subject
Selection Criteria: Admission is done on the basis of MPET and 50% in the concerned subject conducted by the University.

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Reservation is done on the basis of the regulations of the State Government. It includes preference given to Rajasthan candidates, and reservation for women up to 36%. 5% of marks in aggregate will be relaxed for the reserved categories as well. Below mentioned are the other reserved categories: 

Category Reservation (%)
SC 16
ST 12
OBC 21
PWDs 3
Kashmiri Migrants 1


Ques. What is the application fee for Ph.D and M.Phil at JNVU? 

Ans. The application fee at JNVU for PhD is Rs 2,500 and for MPhil, it is Rs 1,500.

Ques. Does JNVU have hostel facilities?

Ans. Yes, JNVU provides separate hostel facilities for boys and girls. The annual fee for the hostel is approximately INR 30,000.

Ques. Is JNVU recognised by UGC and AICTE?

Ans. Yes, JNVU is recognised by AICTE, UGC and is also a member of Association of Indian Universities (AIU).

Ques. Is Jai Narain Vyas University (JNVU) accredited by NAAC? 

Ans. Yes, Jai Narain Vyas University is accredited by NAAC with Grade “B.”

Ques. Does JNVU offer Diploma Programmes?

Ans. Yes, JNVU offers a Diploma Programme in French with a course duration of 1 year. The admission to the Diploma Programme will be done on merit basis.

Ques. Who are the top recruiters at JNVU?

Ans. Hindustan Zinc Limited, TCS, Adani Group, Honda, IBM, Era Group, Infosys, Bharat Electronics Limited are some of its top recruiters.