Jamia Millia Islamia University-[JMI], New Delhi Overview Overview

  New Delhi   AICTE, UGC, NAAC, Central University   ESTD 1920
  New Delhi   AICTE, UGC, NAAC, Central University   ESTD 1920

About College

Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI) is a central public university located in Jamia Nagar, Delhi. It was established in the year 1920 by a group of Nationalist Muslims at Aligarh. JMI is approved by All India Council for Technical Education and University Grants Commission. It is also accredited by National Assessment and Accreditation Council with ‘A’ grade.

Jamia Millia Islamia Courses

The university offers the variety of UG, PG and Doctorate courses in multiple disciplines. In addition to this, it also provides a diploma, advanced diploma and certificate courses in various fields. The list of

Courses Offered by Jamia Millia Islamia

consists of B.A, B.Com, BBA, B.Arch, B.Sc, B.E, B.Tech, B.Ed, BDS, BFA, BHM, B.Voc, BA LLB and BTTM at an undergraduate level and M.Tech, MBA, MCA, M.Com, MA, M.Sc, MTTM, MFA, M.Ed and LLM at postgraduate level.

Category Number of Courses
Undergraduate Courses 53
Postgraduate Courses 73
Doctorate Courses 56
Postgraduate Diploma Courses 13
Advanced Diploma Courses 11
Diploma Courses 22
Certificate Courses 24

Jamia Millia Islamia(JMI) Eligibility & Admission:

Jamia Millia Islamia Admissions start is the month of April generally. The university runs various UG, PG, Doctoral, Diploma and Certificate courses in multiple streams.

Jamia Millia Islamia(JMI) admission Is made through entrance test score. The university conducts its entrance exam for admission to all courses.

Eligibility for UG Courses:

Admission to any UG Courses, applicants should have passed class 12 in relevant stream from a reputed board. The selection is made through Entrance Test which is conducted by the university itself.

Eligibility for PG Courses

Minimum eligibility to apply for masters courses is a Bachelor degree in relevant stream from a recognised university or Board. Admission is made from entrance exam score conducted by the JMI.

Eligibility for Doctorate Courses

Applicants having master’s degree in the required stream are only eligible to apply for research courses. The selection is made through university entrance test.

Jamia Millia Islamia B.Tech/ B.Arch Admission

Students seeking admission to B.Tech or B.Arch courses need to appear for Main. Shortlisted candidates by their rank obtained in JEE Main are called for admission process.

Jamia Millia Islamia B.D.S Admission

For admission to B.D.S Course in Jamia Millia Islamia, students have to qualify. NEET.

Jamia Millia Islamia Ranking:

Ranking Body/ Magazine Rank Year
Times Higher Education World University Rankings 801-1000 2018
QS World University Rankings 200 in Asia 2018
NIRF (Overall) 20 2017
NIRF 12 Among top 100 universities 2017
NIRF 6 Among Central universities 2017

Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI)Placement

Jamia Millia Islamia has a great placement cell which gathers the best placement opportunities for its students. The key highlights of 2017 placement are given below.

Jamia Millia Islamia Placement Highlights 2017

  • More than 170 companies visit the campus for final and summer placement
  • Students got total 840+ offers
  • The highest package offered to the students is 27 LPA.
  • Total 149 students placed in TCS
  • 58 students of diploma engineering successfully placed in well-reputed companies

Jamia Millia Islamia Placement Record

Year Number of offers
2016-17 843
2011-12 475
2010-11 610
2009-10 573
2008-09 221

Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI) Scholarship

Jamia Millia Islamia offers several scholarships to the different sections of the society. Some of the major scholarships are mentioned below:

  • Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam and M.F.H. Beg Scholarship
  • JTA’s Scholarship
  • Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam Scholarship
  • M.F.H. Beg Education Fund (Scholarship)
  • Jamia Teachers’ Scholarship for the session
  • Lok Sabha Research Fellowship


Source Rank
NIRF (2016) 83
NIRF (2017) 12
NIRF (2018) 12