JNU vs DU: Which Is Better For UG Courses? 

By Jyothi Swaroop Makena

26th July, 2023

Jawaharlal Nehru University is ranked higher than Delhi University in the 2022 rankings of the National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF). According to NIRF, JNU is currently ranked the second-best university in India, just behind the Indian Institute of Science.


“DU Vs JNU for UG courses”

JNU accepts CUET UG scores for UG courses such as BA (Hons), B.Sc, Integrated, and COP programs. The final selection will be based on the merit list released by the university on the basis of CUET marks.

UG Courses In JNU

UG Courses In DU

Delhi University admission for UG programmes is subject to the Common University Entrance Test (CUET) exam conducted by NTA for BA (Hons), B.Sc, Integrated. For undergraduates, DU is better.

DU is one of the best universities in India and offers great placements, they have excellent faculties and good environment. Cultural life at DU is more vibrant.

Why DU For UG?

Why JNU For UG?

Simply being on JNU campus can be rewarding. It has a different culture entirely which motivates the holistic development of personality. JNU has an excellent faculty base. They too, offer excellent placements.

DU and JNU both are top universities in India. Both have great placements and are situated in metropolitan cities. Pick a university that aligns with your goals.