Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI) is a central university located in New Delhi. Established in 1920, the university is recognized by the UGC and accredited by an ‘A’ grade by the NAAC. Jamia Millia Islamia is ranked 3rd among the top universities in India and 25th rank in the management category by NIRF 2023. JMI has several research centers including the Center for Management Studies, the Nelson Mandela Center for Peace and Conflict Resolution, and the AJK Mass Communication Research Center.

Jamia Millia Islamia offers more than 200 programs at the UG, PG, and Research levels. The courses are offered in various disciplines such as engineering, humanities, law, management, education, science, etc. Some of the popular courses offered by JMI are BTech, BA, B.Sc, MA, M.Tech, MBA, M.Sc, and PhD. Admissions at Jamia Millia Islamia are based on the entrance exam conducted by the university. JMI also accepts national-level entrance exams such as JEE Main, NATA, CUET, and NEET for admission to BTech, B.Arch, BA/B.Sc/B.Voc, and BDS programs, respectively. Check Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI) Admission 2023

Jamia Millia Islamia also offers distance learning degree and diploma programs for defence personnel through its Centre for Distance and Online Education (CDOE). JMI is providing impressive placement opportunities to its students. More than 350 students got placement during JMI placement 2023. The highest package offered to BTech and MBA students was between INR 20 LPA and INR 25 LPA. Some of the top recruiters includes KPMG, Accenture, ICICI Bank, CDOT, EXL, etc.

Jamia Millia Islamia has collaborated with more than 100 national and international institutions for exchange programs. Some of the popular instituted include the University of Oxford, the University of Cambridge, Harvard University, and the Indian Institutes of Technology (IITs).

Jamia Millia Islamia Admission 2023: Important Dates

Event Dates
Last date of admission for the academic session 2023-24 except BSc (Aeronautics), Diploma Engineering (Self-Finance), and Sports Category October 10, 2023
Last date to apply for M.Sc Bio-Technology based on GAT-B October 09, 2023

Jamia Millia Islamia Ranking

Ranking Agency Category Rank
NIRF 2023 University 3
Overall 12
Architecture 6
Law 5
Dental 10
Management 25
Engineering 26
Research 20
QS World University Rankings 2023 Overall 801-1000
THE World University Ranking World University Ranking 601-800
Indian Ranking 7

Jamia Millia Islamia Courses

Jamia Millia Islamia offers various UG, PG, Diploma, Advanced, Diploma, and Research programs under 9 faculties and various centers. The table below lists the popular courses at JMI along with their eligibility, selection criteria, and fees:

Courses Details Fees
BTech Eligibility: 10+2 with Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics as compulsory Subjects, with 55% marks
Selection Criteria: JEE Main
INR 16,150 Per Year
B.Arch Eligibility: 10+2 with at least 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics
Selection Criteria: NATA
INR 16,150 Per year
BA (Hons) Eligibility: 10+2 with 50% marks
Selection Criteria: JMI Entrance Test/CUET
INR 7,200 Per Year
B.Sc (Hons.) Eligibility: 10+2 with 50% marks in Physics, Chemistry, and Mathematics/or Biology
Selection Criteria: JMI Entrance Test/CUET
INR 7,800 Per Year
BBA Eligibility: 10+2 with 50% marks
Selection Criteria: JMI Entrance Test
INR 13,100 Per Year
B.Com Eligibility: 10+2 with 50% marks
Selection Criteria: JMI Entrance Test
INR 7,200 Per Year
BDS Eligibility: 10+2 with 50% marks
Selection Criteria: NEET
INR 31,100 Per Year
B.Ed Eligibility: Bachelor’s Degree in any School teaching subject with not less than 50% marks
Selection Criteria: JMI Entrance Test
INR 6,900 Per Year
BALLB Eligibility: 10+2 with 50% marks
Selection Criteria: JMI Entrance Test
INR 8,700 Per Year
MA Eligibility: Graduation with 50% marks
Selection Criteria: JMI Entrance Test/CUET PG
INR 7,200 Per Year
M.Sc Eligibility: B.Sc (H) or B.Sc with 50% marks
Selection Criteria: JMI Entrance Test/CUET PG
INR 7,800 Per Year
M.Tech Eligibility: BE/BTech in relevant specialization with at least 60% marks
Selection Criteria: JMI Entrance Test
INR 18,350 Per Year
MBA Eligibility: Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline with at least 50% marks
Selection Criteria: JMI Entrance Test
INR 23,500 Per Year
MCA Eligibility: Bachelor’s Degree with at least 50% marks
Selection Criteria: JMI Entrance Test
INR 8,500 Per Year
LLM Eligibility: LLB with not less than 50% marks
Selection Criteria: JMI Entrance Test
INR 8,700 Per Year
M.Ed Eligibility: B.Ed./B.A. B.Ed./B.Sc. B.Ed./B.El.Ed/D.El.Ed with at least 50% marks
Selection Criteria: JMI Entrance Test
INR 7,400 Per Year
PhD Eligibility: 50% aggregate marks in Masters in a relevant field
Selection Criteria: JMI Entrance Test + Interview
INR 13,870 Per Year

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Jamia Millia Islamia Admission

Jamia Millia Islamia admission usually begins in the month of April, every year. The admission process is completely online for all courses. Candidates need to register on the official website of the university. Admission to most of the UG, PG, Diploma, Advanced Diploma, and PhD programs is based on the entrance exam conducted by the university. For admission to BTech, B.Arch, BDS programs, the university accepts national-level entrance exams such as JEE Main, NATA, and NEET, respectively. Jamia Millia Islamia will offer admission to some specializations of BA (Hons), B.Sc (Hons), and B.Voc on the basis of CUET scores.

Jamia Millia Islamia Application Process

Candidates seeking admission at Jamia Millia Islamia can follow the below-mentioned steps in order to apply for any course:

  • To register online, visit the JMI Admission Portal - jmicoe.in
  • Click on “Admissions” to register for the desired program
  • Create login id and enter basic information such as Name, Academic Qualifications, Contact Numbers, etc
  • Click on submit button the upload the photograph and signature
  • Once the registration of admission form is successfully submitted the system will send an email bearing the Unique CODE with a link to verify the email account, and login (email ID), Password to access the account
  • After link verification, and using login ID and Password, the candidate may login to the portal and proceed to apply for the program(s) of his/her choice
  • Pay the application fee of INR 700 and INR 500 (for BTech & BArch) through Debit/Credit cards, Net Banking, and Online Wallets, etc
  • Submit the application form and download a printout for the same for future reference
  • Candidates may check the status of their application form on JMI website.

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Jamia Millia Islamia Result

Jamia Millia Islamia announces results of semester exams and entrance tests through its official website. Students can check their results by entering the roll no. printed on the admit card. Generally, the results for semester exams are announced in the month of December and May. If the students are not satisfied with their marks in the semester exams they can also apply for the revaluation of their answer sheets within 15 days after the results are announced. To check JMI results, follow the below-given steps:

  • Visit the home page of the JMI.
  • In the main menu, click on the ‘Examination’ section.
  • In the drop-down menu, click on the ‘Results’ section.
  • After clicking on ‘Results’, you will be redirected to the listing page.
  • Now click on your desired course link.
  • Enter your Roll Number & Submit.
  • Now save & download the scorecard for future use.

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Jamia Millia Islamia BTech Cutoff 2023 (Expected)

Category JEE Main Cutoff
General 6225
MM 12766
Muslim OBC/ ST 19405
Muslim Women 39274
Jamia (internal) 31294
JK 27894
KM 119585
PWD/ PD/ Blindness/ Low Vision 53699
PWD/ PD- Hearing Impairment 48739
PWD/ PD- Locomotor disability or Cerebral Palsy 141689
PWD/ PD- Muscular Distropy 118488

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Jamia Millia Islamia Placements

Jamia Milia Islamia has concluded the first phase of 2023 placement drive. Till now, 350+ students have already been placed by 45 recruiters. The highest salary stood at INR 25 LPA which was offered by Home Centre from Dubai. Five international companies offered a package ranged between INR 20 LPA to INR 25 LPA. The highlights of JMI Placements 2023 are mentioned below:

Batch Placement Statistics 2023
Number of Students Placed 350+
MNCs/Companies Participated 45
Highest CTC INR 25 LPA
Top Recruiter KPMG, Accenture, ICICI Bank 

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Jamia Millia Islamia Scholarships

Jamia Millia Islamia offers a wide range of scholarships to its students to help them pursue their academic goals without financial constraints. These scholarships include merit-based scholarships, scholarships for students belonging to minority communities, scholarships for economically weaker sections, and scholarships for persons with disabilities. The scholarships provide financial assistance in the form of tuition fee waivers, maintenance allowances, and reimbursement of compulsory fees. Some of the scholarships available at JMI are tabulated below:

Scholarship Eligibility Scholarship Amount
Jamia Merit-cum-Means Scholarship Students who are enrolled in a full-time course and have secured at least 50% marks in the previous qualifying examination Full tuition fee waiver, along with a maintenance allowance of INR 1,000 per month
Merit Scholarship for Minorities Students who have secured at least 50% marks in the previous qualifying examination and belong to minority communities (Muslims, Christians, Sikhs, Buddhists, Jains, and Zoroastrians/Parsis) INR 20,000 per annum
ONGC Merit Scholarship Meritorious candidates who belong to SC/ST/OBC/GEN category INR 48000 per annum
Post Doctoral Fellowship Ph.D. holders within the last two years INR 50,000 per month for two years
Jamia Millia Islamia Alumni Association (JMIAA) Scholarship Undergraduate and postgraduate students of Jamia Millia Islamia who have secured at least 60% marks or equivalent grade in the previous qualifying examination INR 10,000 per annum
Jamia Teachers' Association (JTA) Scholarship Undergraduate students of Jamia Millia Islamia who have secured at least 60% marks or equivalent grade in the previous qualifying examination INR 10,000 per annum

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Jamia Millia Islamia Faculty

The prominent faculty members of the JMI are well-educated and highly qualified in their relevant fields. The majority of the faculty members hold a doctoral degree in their relevant fields. There are currently 705 regular faculty members working in various positions. Jamia Millia Islamia has 566 Ph.D. holders, 136 Associate Professors, and 276 Assistant Professors.

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Jamia Millia Islamia Hostel

Jamia University offers a total of 12 hostel buildings to its students including 7 hostels for boys and 5 hostels for girls. The university also offers accommodation to PH students. Rooms at hostels are 3 and 4 seaters in nature. The capacity of each hostel is given in the table below: 

Hostel Name Seats


Fazalur Rahman Khan Hostel 366
Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Hostel 150
Sir A.M. Khwaja Hostel 108
Allama Iqbal Hostel 250
E.J. Kellat Hostel 168
Shafiqur Rehman Kidwai Hostel 120
Obaidullah Sindhi Hostel 35


Gerda Philipsborn Hostel (GP) 183
Aruna Asaf Ali Hostel (AAA) 66
Begum Anis Kidwai Hostel (BAK) 263
Bi Amma Hostel 387
Bi Amma Hostel - Annexe 40

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Jamia Millia Islamia Notable Alumni

Alumni Name Designation
Shah Rukh Khan Indian actor, film producer, and television personality
Virender Sehwag Former Indian cricketer
Barkha Dutt Indian television journalist and author
Muzaffar Alam Professor in South Asian Languages and Civilizations at the University of Chicago
Mohammad Hossein Adeli Former Governor of the Central Bank of Iran
Amanatullah Khan Member of Delhi Legislative Assembly
Anjana Om Kashyap Indian news anchor working with Aaj Tak as a Senior Executive Editor
Kabir Khan ndian film director, cinematographer and screenwriter who works in Hindi cinema

Jamia Millia Islamia Start-ups

Students, under the guidance of the Centre for Innovation and Entrepreneurship (CIE), have launched 7 start-ups at JMI. A brief about the same is given below:

  • Maatritvaa
  • PFRepo Technologies Pvt. Ltd.
  • Metro Footwears
  • Grabit
  • Nexus Evergreen Energy Pvt. Ltd
  • ZA Care: HVAC and Fire-fighting Solutions

Jamia Millia Islamia University FAQ

Ques. What courses are offered under self-financing for the MA program at JMI?

Ans. Jamia Milia Islamia offers MA (self-financing) programs in subjects such as Convergent Journalism, Development Communication, and Visual Effect & Animation. The minimum eligibility required for the same is 45% marks in Graduation. Candidates are shortlisted for admission on the basis of marks obtained in the entrance exam conducted by the university.

Ques. Do students get sponsored in the form of scholarships at JMI?

Ans. Yes, students get sponsored through various scholarships offered by the university:

  • Sponsored Scholarships for students in various Faculties/Centres of Jamia
  • Islamic Studies Scholarship for the topper student of Department of Islamic Studies
  • Scholarship for topper student of the Department of Arabic
  • Barrister and Mrs. Nooruddin Ahmad and Fareed Ahmad Scholarships
  • Razmi Rizwan Husain Memorial Scholarship
  • E. J. Kellat Scholarship
  • Scholarship for the topper Student of each Faculty
  • Faculty of Education Merit Scholarship (For M. Ed. Students)
  • Faculty of Education Merit Scholarship (For students from Languages, Social Sciences and Sciences Stream)
  • Prof. S. C. Shukla Scholarship
  • Prof. Saeed Ansari Memorial Scholarship
  • Jawahar Bhavan Trust Scholarship
  • Qazi Mohd. Ahmad Memorial Scholarship
  • Mirza Mehmood Beg Scholarship
  • Ms. Neelofar Scholarship Fund
  • Dr. A. R. Saiyed Scholarship
  • Prof Hajira Kumar Memorial Scholarship
  • Mohammed Ajaz Student Top Excellence Reward (MASTER)
  • Nasima Begum Educational Award for Topper (NEAT) Scholarship
  • Tabassum Ajaz Winner Award for First Class Students(TA WAFS)
  • Lubna Ajaz Initiative for Knowledge and Education (LIKE)
  • Sophia Ajaz Magnanimous Initiative for Learning & Education (SMILE)
  • Simmi Ajaz Winner Award for Best Students (SAWABS)
  • Late Mr. Masood-ul-Haque Scholarship

Ques. How are students given admission to the hostels at JMI?

Ans. Students for the hostel admissions are shortlisted on a merit basis followed by an interview round.

Ques. Is Jamia Millia Islamia and Jamia Hamdard University the same?

Ans. No, Jamia Millia Islamia and Jamia Hamdard are two different Universities in Delhi. Jamia Millia Islamia is a central university whereas Jamia Hamdard University is deemed to be a university. Jamia Hamdard University is located in Hamdard Nagar, Tughlakabad institutional area (New Delhi - 110062, Delhi NCR, India) whereas Jamia Millia Islamia University is located in Maulana Mohammad Ali Jauhar Marg, Jamia Nagar (New Delhi - 110025, Delhi NCR, India).

Ques. Is it difficult to take admission to Jamia Millia Islamia University?

Ans. Yes, it is difficult to take admission to JMI as the no. of applicants is large in number and the seats offered by the university are less.

Ques. How to reach Jamia Millia Islamia?

Ans. To reach JMI, you can opt for roadways, airways, and trains. The university is well-connected to all parts of Delhi. It is 25 km from IGI airport. It is 16 km from the Old and New Delhi railway station. From the Inter-State Bus Terminus, Kashmiri Gate the distance of Jamia is 20 km., whereas from Vivek Vihar and Sarai Kale Khan Bus Terminus the Jamia is at a distance of 16 km. and 6 km. respectively.

Ques. Are there any affiliated colleges under JMI?

Ans. No, there are no affiliated colleges under JMI University. The university has departments only.

Ques. How can I apply for a degree or certificate at JMI University?

Ans. To apply for the degree or certificate at JMI University, you must write an application to the Controller of Examinations, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi-110025. 

Ques. Does JMI offer any distance courses?

Ans. Yes, JMI University offers the following distance courses:

  • Bachelor of Engg. (B.E.) in Civil, Electrical, Mechanical, Electronics & Communication Engg.
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Computer Applications (PGDCA)
  • Bachelor of Library & Information Sciences
  • MBA

Ques. What are the career prospects after completing B.E. from JMI?

Ans. There are a lot of opportunities available for a B.E. student after completing his or her respective degree from JMI. Mentioned below is the list of top job profiles offered to the B.E. students:

  • Design Engineer
  • Aircraft Production Manager
  • Assistant Technical Officer
  • Development Engineer
  • Mechanical Design Officer

The students can also choose another option of higher studies such as M.Tech., M.E. 

Ques. What are the achievements made by JMI on research? 

Ans. The achievements made by JMI on research are mentioned below: 

  • JMI has published a total number of 9,975 publications so far 

  • In the last year, 1004 research articles were published in Scopus Indexed Journals.

  • For the current year, 519 students are JRF/SRF/NET/MANF fellowship holders while 535 students are non-NET fellowship holders for the Ph.D. program.

  • There are 656 honors bagged by faculty members from private/national/ state/ international agencies.

Ques. What is the faculty students ratio in JMI?

Ans. There are a total of 1,47,000 forms received out of which only 7964 students are selected for 260 programs for which  JMI has an excellent ratio of 1 teacher for 18 students. The faculty of JMI is highly experienced as 15 faculty members have delivered speeches at overseas interference conferences. Whereas 15 other faculty members are fellows of INSA, NASc. 

Ques. Who are the notable alumni of JMI?

Ans. Mentioned below are the names of notable alumni in tabular form:. 

Names Designation 
Kabir Khan Director
Kiran Rao Director
Shahrukh Khan Actor
Mouni Roy Actress
Aseem Mishra  Cinematographer

Ques. How are Jamia Schools related to JMI?

Ans. Jamia schools are essential parts of JMI. The schools are operated and maintained by JMI itself. These schools also act as participating and practicing schools for the Faculty of Education of  JMI.