Jamia Millia Islamia university gets a record 1.49 lakh admission applications for 240 courses

This year, it seems that students in India are showing their great eager to get the higher education at all cost as Jamia Millia Islamia university has got a record 1.49 lakh applications for 240 courses to be offered by the university in the upcoming academic session. According to the Jamia’s spokesperson Mukesh Ranjan- The university got a 25% increase in the applications received last year as a record 1,49,148 applications have been filed for over 6,000 seats in the academic year 2015-16.

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Total applications 1,49,148 
Available seats and the academic year 6,000 seats, 2015-16 year
Male Applicants 73,865
Female Applicants 33,077
Transgender Applicants 2
Commencement of online registration process April 13
online registration process ending date and extension May 1, extended up to May 4 due to disturbing earthquake that affected Nepal and parts of India
Applications made for 240 courses- several teaching and research centres, 39 Departments, certificate in 9 Faculties, diploma, undergraduate, postgraduate & M Phil
Subject wise application details    
BTech courses 39,654
Diploma Engineering 10,633
Bachelor of Dental Surgery 6,603
BA LLB (Hons) 4,543 
Bachelor of Physiotherapy 1,199
upsurge in applications in regular subjects Natural Sciences, Humanities and Languages & Social Sciences 
Newly introduced subjects and applications  
MA programme in Gender Studies 205
MSc in Biophysics 57
Advanced Diploma in Public Health 46
Diploma in Disaster Management (Self Financed Evening) 194
State wise Application Numbers  
Uttar Pradesh 36,407 
Delhi 34729
Bihar 15,333 
Haryana 5785 
Jammu & Kashmir 2,939
Jharkhand 2,306 
Rajasthan 1,688 
Uttarakhand 1,524 
West Bengal 1398 
Applications from remote locations Andaman and Nicobar Islands and Lakshadweep
Number of Applications from other countries 101 
The last date for foreign applications May 15 
Number of program mes 21 
Number of cities for Entrance tests 12 cities
The date of showing the selected/waitlisted candidates list July 12
The last date for conclusion of admission formalities for selected candidates July 14, 2015
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