JNUET Exam Pattern 2020

Deepika Narwal Updated On: 26 Sep, 2019 00:04 IST

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JNUET 2020 Exam Pattern

JNUET 2020 exam pattern will be set by Jawaharlal Nehru University for programmes like B.A, M.A, M.Tech, M.Sc, MCA degree.  Before preparing for JNUET 2020, candidates must know about JNUET 2020 exam pattern which includes marking scheme, question types, the total duration of the paper and number of questions etc. The JNUET 2020 will be conducted for admission of the candidates into various undergraduate and postgraduate courses in the reputed Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi. Those candidates who have a fair idea about JNUET 2020 exam pattern and JNUET 2020 will have a better chance of getting inducted in their desired course.

JNUET 2020 exam pattern is available to be used as a reference by the candidates to prepare for the entrance examination which is based on the JNUET previous year paper trends. To increase their efficiency, the candidates must make sure that they are familiar with the JNUET 2020 exam pattern. The candidates while developing a proper exam strategy, must be aware of the significance of knowing the JNUET 2020 exam pattern.

To obtain more information regarding the JNUET 2020 exam pattern, the candidates are suggested to go through the sections below for highlights, marking scheme and detailed exam pattern of JNUET 2020.

Exam Duration:

The total time duration of the entrance exam will be of 3 hours.

Subjects:

The question paper of JNUET 2020 will include subjects of the course of study. Subjects of different courses vary from each other.

Exam Mode:

JNUET 2020 will be conducted in offline mode.

Negative Marking:

There will be negative marking for each incorrect response.

Number of Questions:

The total number of questions will vary from course to course.

Highlights of JNUET 2020 Exam Pattern

Candidates who will be appearing for JNUET 2020 must take a look at the below table to know all the relevant details regarding the JNUET 2020 pattern of examination.

Particulars

Details

Duration of the Exam

3 hours

Mode of Exam

Offline mode (Pen and Paper based Test)

Number of Questions

For each course there will be different number of questions

Type of questions

Multiple-choice Questions (MCQs)

Medium of Instruction

English Only

Marking Scheme

  • 1, 2, 3 or 4 Marks for a correct response (weightage of each question may vary for different programmes)
  • Yes, there will be negative marking for incorrect response

Detailed Exam Pattern of JNUET 2020

Bachelor of Arts:

Number of Questions

Total 100 number of questions

Number of Sections

Two sections

Subjects

Reasoning, English Grammar, Comprehension and Language

Duration of Exam 

3 hours

M.A in Arts and Aesthetics:

Type of Questions

Subjective type questions

Duration of Exam

Three hours

Subjects

Arts, Aesthetics, Aspects of painting, sculpture, architecture, traditions of Indian arts, etc.

M.Tech (CS):

Number of Questions

Total 100 number of questions

Type of Questions

Multiple choice questions

Subjects

General Aptitude and Research Methodology, Statistics, Computer Science, Mathematics

Marking Scheme

One mark will be given for correct answer

Negative Marking

0.25 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer

M.Sc (Environmental Science): 

Type of Questions

Multiple choice questions.

Subjects

Part I: Science and Mathematics (10+2 level).

Part II: Chemistry, Geology, Botany and Zoology (B.Sc level), Physics, Mathematics,

M.Sc (Physics/Chemistry):

Type of Questions

Objective type questions

Subjects (Chemistry)

Organic, Inorganic & Physical Chemistry of B.Sc. (General) level.

Subjects (Physics)

Physics, Physical Chemistry and Mathematics of B.Sc. (General) level.

MCA (Master of Computer Applications):

Number of Questions

Total 100 number of questions

Type of Questions

Objective type questions.

Subjects

Reasoning, General Aptitude, Mathematics, Statistics and Probability

Marking Scheme

One mark will be given for correct answer

Question Weightage

80% questions will be asked from Mathematics, Probability and Statistics and 20% marks will be asked from General Aptitude and Reasoning.

Negative Marking

0.25 mark will be deducted for a wrong answer

M.Sc in Molecular Medicine:

Type of Questions

Objective type questions

Subjects

Botany, Zoology, Chemistry, Physics and other related subjects

How to Answer Questions in JNUET 2020

JNUET will have both objective and subjective type of questions. The question paper pattern of JNUET will vary course-wise. Since negative marking is applicable in the entrance examination, therefore, it is advisable to the candidates to answer the questions which they are sure off and attempt these questions first (for objective only). However, for subjective questions, candidates must attempt the questions according to its question weightage.

 

Marking Scheme of JNUET 2020

Since JNUET is an entrance examination which is conducted for different UG and PG programmes offered by JNU. Therefore, the weightage of each question and the marking  scheme varies for different programmes. The question paper of each course will carry questions of different nature i.e.  objective type, subjective type or short answer type questions. For a correct response, candidates will be allotted 1, 2, 3 or 4 marks (depending on the course) and there will be negative marking in case of wrong answers for objective type questions only.

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