Jawaharlal Nehru University is a premier educational institution of India. Situated in Delhi
, it primarily deals with post-graduate education and research.
Jawaharlal Nehru University currently has 24 centers of studies in various disciplines, supported by a sizable number of teaching and non-teaching staff. Several of these centers have been awarded the status of ‘Centers of Excellence’ by University Grants Commission (UGC), a central government body.
The university has a total of 37 admission centers around the country, which conduct the necessary entrance tests. The university conducts various sponsored research projects on a regular basis. Its library boasts of an enviable collection of books and periodicals.
Jawaharlal Nehru University is a member of International Association of Universities and the Association of Universities in developing Commonwealth countries. It has MOU with many reputed foreign universities and institutions. Apart from these, there are many affiliated institutes around the country.
The campus of Jawaharlal Nehru University is located at an easily accessible location in Delhi. Regular bus and taxi services are available from the Hazrat Nizamuddin, New Delhi and Old Delhi railway stations.