JNU Reservation Policy

Physically Challenged (Handicapped) Students, SC, ST and OBC Non Creamy Layer Students enjoy the JNU Reservation Policy.





Percentage of Reservation to Number of Seats

Physically Challenged (Handicapped) 3%
Scheduled Caste (SC) 15%
Scheduled Tribe (ST) 17%
Other Backward Classes (OBC) Non Creamy Layer 27%


  • Physically Challenged Students and SC and ST students can appear for the written examination irrespective of the percentage of marks in Qualifying Examination. This privilege is not applicable to other Reservation enjoying groups.
  • The minimum degree of disability is 40%.
  • Visually Impaired Candidates can have Scribe or Assistant and they will enjoy additional 90 Minutes for the examination.