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JNU Admission

JNU Admission


Notification for JRF applicants for MPhil & PhD prog.  dt: 29-10-2020


Notification for JNUEE applicants for MPhil & PhD prog dt: 29-10-2020


Online Application forms for M.Sc. in Biotechnology (Academic Year 2020-21)   dt:22-10-2020


Download Group Discussion and Interview Letter for MBA programme   dt:16-10-2020


Two Different Centres of Examinations   dt:30-9-2020


Direct Admission of Students Abroad (DASA) Scheme 2020  dt:25-9-2020


Public Notice reg. Extension of Last date of online application forms for MBA, M.Phil & Ph.D (JRF Category candidates) and Diploma of Proficiency programs (Academic Year 2020-21) dt: 22-09-2020


Public Notice reg Time-Table for Admission dt: 15-09-2020


Corrigendum: e-Prospectus of JNUEE 2020-21 dt: 15-09-2020


Press Release dt: 01-09-2020


Application Form for M.Phil. & Ph.D. Programmes Under JRF Category, MBA and Diploma of Proficiency dt: 01-09-2020


JNU Admission e-Prospectus 2020-21


Admission Policy 2020-21


Correction in JNUEE Online Application Forms dt: 06-07-2020


Public Notice from NTA dt: 15-06-2020


Date Extension of JNUEE 2020 dt: 31-05-2020


Public Notice from NTA dt: 31-05-2020


Date Extension of JNUEE 2020 dt: 15-05-2020


Public Notice from NTA dt: 15-05-2020


Date extension of JNUEE 2020 dt: 30-04-2020


Public Notice from NTA dt: 30-04-2020


Date extension of JNUEE 2020 dt: 30-03-2020


Notice dt:19-03-2020


The process for admission to MBA and JRF category candidates (for M.Phil and Ph.D program) will be updated shortly


Press Release dt: 02-03-2020


Corrigendum reg. Admission/Registration dt: 05-03-2020

A warm welcome to the modified and updated website of the Centre for East Asian Studies. The East Asian region has been at the forefront of several path-breaking changes since 1970s beginning with the redefining the development architecture with its State-led development model besides emerging as a major region in the global politics and a key hub of the sophisticated technologies. The Centre is one of the thirteen Centres of the School of International Studies, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi that provides a holistic understanding of the region.

Initially, established as a Centre for Chinese and Japanese Studies, it subsequently grew to include Korean Studies as well. At present there are eight faculty members in the Centre. Several distinguished faculty who have now retired include the late Prof. Gargi Dutt, Prof. P.A.N. Murthy, Prof. G.P. Deshpande, Dr. Nranarayan Das, Prof. R.R. Krishnan and Prof. K.V. Kesavan. Besides, Dr. Madhu Bhalla served at the Centre in Chinese Studies Programme during 1994-2006. In addition, Ms. Kamlesh Jain and Dr. M. M. Kunju served the Centre as the Documentation Officers in Chinese and Japanese Studies respectively.

The academic curriculum covers both modern and contemporary facets of East Asia as each scholar specializes in an area of his/her interest in the region. The integrated course involves two semesters of classes at the M. Phil programme and a dissertation for the M. Phil and a thesis for Ph. D programme respectively. The central objective is to impart an interdisciplinary knowledge and understanding of history, foreign policy, government and politics, society and culture and political economy of the respective areas. Students can explore new and emerging themes such as East Asian regionalism, the evolving East Asian Community, the rise of China, resurgence of Japan and the prospects for reunification of the Korean peninsula. Additionally, the Centre lays great emphasis on the building of language skills. The background of scholars includes mostly from the social science disciplines; History, Political Science, Economics, Sociology, International Relations and language.

Several students of the centre have been recipients of prestigious research fellowships awarded by Japan Foundation, Mombusho (Ministry of Education, Government of Japan), Saburo Okita Memorial Fellowship, Nippon Foundation, Korea Foundation, Nehru Memorial Fellowship, and Fellowship from the Chinese and Taiwanese Governments. Besides, students from Japan receive fellowship from the Indian Council of Cultural Relations.