Seats In JNU To Increase By 25% Starting 2019-20 Academic Session

- Advertisement -

Among few Universities JNU is the only University which is planning to increase the number of seats by 25% from the upcoming academic year.Other popular Universities in the country, however, such as the Delhi University, Banaras Hindu University and Tezpur University, have preferred a more faltered approach.

The decision by government to provide 10% quota for Economically weaker Section (EWS) has pinned down that Universities increase their seats by 25% so that the share of the seats for SC, ST, OBC or General categories is not affected.

- Advertisement -

MHRD has asked the Universities to submit a plan in order to ensure that the seats can be increased by 25% in the coming 2 years.The JNU administration has agreed to increase seats by 25% in the academic year 2019-20 itself. According to a proposal, the university aims to increase its intake capacity by 1,450, from 5,803 students in 2018-19 to 7,253 in the next session.

- Advertisement -

Among the Central Universities, Jamia Millia Islamia and Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) will not be implementing the EWS quota.

- Advertisement -

Download the DU Express app on Play Store to stay connected with all the latest admission news and campus news 24×7.Click here to download the app.

Join our Telegram channel today free of cost to get all the latest updates delivered directly on your smartphone.Click here to subscribe to our Telegram channel or search for – @DUExpressIndia on Telegram to join.

- Advertisement -
Kumari Shivanjali
I'm a student of economics at Kamala Nehru college , a council member of my department and a member Of Nupur ( Indian classical and folk dance society of my college) .I love dancing , writing peoms and ya of course exploring the places where I go.

Similar Articles

Advertisment

Stay Connected

87,766FansLike
50,200FollowersFollow
1,807FollowersFollow

Most Popular

THIS DAY IN HISTORY – JANUARY 18

This Day in History is DUE’s daily dose of trivia for all the history buffs out there. So sit back and take a ride of all...

Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) Gets A++ NAAC Grade

Over the years, the Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU) has successfully made its name as the foremost place in the distance education sphere....

THIS DAY IN HISTORY- 17TH JANUARY

This Day in History is DUE's daily dose of trivia for all the history buffs out there. So sit back and take a ride...