Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi – 2021

Jamia Millia Islamia (JMI) is one of the oldest universities that first started in Aligarh, then United Province, present Uttar Pradesh in 1920 by the Foundation Committee and Hakim Ajmal Khan was elected as its first Chancellor. In 1925, it was shifted to its current place Karol Bagh in New Delhi. In 1962, the UGC declared this institution as deemed to be a university for its performance in education. In 1978, a BE course in civil engineering was started. In 1985, it established the faculty of Engineering and Technology and the University Computer Center. In 1988, it was declared a Central University of India by a special Act of Parliament.

In this analysis, we are going to check out all the details about the institute’s students’ stats, faculty, courses offered, graduation outcomes & placements, median salary & top recruiters, infrastructures and fees structures. All the details are authentic since we got these from the National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) where it gave its reports.

Courses Offered at JMI New Delhi

JMI offers merely 5 courses in undergraduate programmes and 13 courses in postgraduate programmes in engineering science & technology.

Students Intake at JMI New Delhi

Students Intake
JMI gave admission to 350 students at UG and 158 students at PG in 2021; In 2020, it admitted 350 students at UG and 125 students at PG. In 2019, it admitted 350 students at UG.
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JMI has distinguished professors at its faculty who have published many research papers. It has 128 professors at its faculty and 90.62% of them are PhD holders, the faculty-to-student ratio is 1:15, that is, one professor is available for every 15 students.

JMI New Delhi Annual Expenditures

Capital Expenditure
In the year 2021, JMI spent Rs. 1.60 crores as a capital expenditure, of which 10.51% spent on procuring books, journals and e-resources for the library, a whopping 70.83% of funds spent on buying new equipment and software for quality research, and the rest of the 18.66% fund spent on the creation of capital assets and other expenditures. In 2020, the capital expenditure was Rs. 1.24 crores, and in 2019, it was around Rs. 88 lakhs. The spending as a capital expenditure is increasing in 2021 when compared to the last two years.
Operational Expenditure
In 2021, JMI spent over Rs. 44 crores as an operational expenditure, of which a huge amount, that is, 86.9% spent on paying salaries to professors and supporting staffs, merely 12.44% spent on maintaining academic infrastructures, and the remaining 0.66% spent on conducting Seminars, Conferences and Workshops. Spending as an operational expenditure was Rs. 37 crores in 2020 and Rs. 37 crores in 2019. So, spending as an operational expenditure is also increasing in 2021 when compared with the last two years.

JMI New Delhi Research Details

As JMI is the best university in research and professional practice, it was able to file 10 patents in 2021 and got 2, and it filed 10 and 5 patents in 2020 and 2019, and got 3 and 2 patents, respectively.
Sponsored Projects
JMI has many distinguished professors and research scholars in its faculty, so, many big companies are willing to sponsor this institution, and therefore, it received Rs. 9 crores through 34 sponsored research projects from 9 companies in the year 2021. In 2020 and 2019, it received Rs. 5 and Rs. 6.7 crores through 26 and 11 sponsored research projects from 7 and 8 companies, respectively.
Consultancy Projects
JMI received Rs. 6.8 crores through 43 consultancy projects from 43 companies in 2021, and it received Rs. 1.8 and Rs. 2.9 crores through 183 and 313 consultancy projects from 128 and 202 companies in 2020 and 2019, respectively.

JMI New Delhi Graduations & Placements

UG Graduations & Placements
At JMI, 350 students who were admitted to UG degree courses, of whom 99.14% were awarded graduations and 94.21% got placements at top companies and 88 were selected for higher studies in 2021; 97.71% students were awarded graduations, of whom 90.03% got placements and 81 were selected for higher studies in 2020; and 95.04% students were awarded graduations, of whom 91.75% got placements and 23 were selected for higher studies in 2019.
PG Graduations & Placements
At JMI at PG graduations, all students were awarded graduations, of whom 81.11% got placements at top companies and 35 were selected for higher studies in 2021; 95.2% students were awarded graduations, of whom 92.68% got placements and 37 were selected for higher studies in 2020; 84.26% students were awarded graduations and 19 were selected for higher studies and the remaining whom all got placements in 2019.
PhD Research Programmes
In the PhD research programme, JMI admitted 317 students to research studies: 37 were awarded graduations in 2021, 44 and 37 students were awarded graduations in 2020 and 2019, respectively.
Median Salary & Top Recruiters
Median Salary of UG Graduation: UG graduates got Rs. 6.6 LPA in 2021, Rs. 7.2 LPA in 2020 and Rs. 7.75 LPA in 2019 at top companies.

Median Salary of PG Graduates: Rs. 6 LPA in 2021, Rs. 7 LPA in 2020 and Rs. 6.12 LPA in 2019.
Many companies such as Microsoft, Google, KPMG, EY, Deloitte, MS, TATA Power, Blue Star, VOLTAS, Flour, Samsung, ABB, ACC, Mahindra & Mahindra, TCS, HCL, Tech-Mahindra, Hyundai, Ashok Layland, CSI, L&T, DRDO, HSCC, WAPCOS, Adobe, TCIL, Wipro, Newgen, Snapdeal, Amazon, Reliance Foundation, etc., are looking for the graduates from this institution.

Students Diversity at JMI New Delhi

There are 1894 students currently pursuing their degrees, of whom 84.48% are boys and 15.52% are girls, 636 students are from within the state, 1214 are from outside of the state and 44 are from foreign countries.

Facilities on JMI New Delhi Campus

JMI has good facilities for students to make use of it. It has hostels, a hospital, wi-fi campus, sports complex, moot court, cafeteria, gym, auditorium, lift/ramp, etc.

Campus Festivals at JMI New Delhi

JMI is celebrating the annual festival where debate, Indian and Western music, drama, folk dance and management games events are being organized and many college students are participating.


JMI is in New Delhi, the capital of India, where infrastructures and transportations are well-developed. The nearest railway station is Hazrat Nizamuddin Railway Station which is 5.8 kms away from the institution, and the biggest railway station is New Delhi Railway Station (NDLS) which is around 16.4 kms away from this institution. For air traveling, Indira Gandhi International Airport is available which is 19 kms from this institution. So students from any part of the country and the world can commute to this university.

How to Get Admission at JMI New Delhi

For UG Graduation: Students should have a minimum of 50% marks in 10+2 to take the common entrance test (CUCET) conducted by JMI and should pass that test or Students who passed JEE main are also eligible to get admission to JMI.

For PG Graduation: Admissions are given to those who cleared GATE or if adequate candidates with valid GATE scores are not available then candidates with not less than 60% marks in the UG or got 6.75 on a 10 points scale may be considered for admission.

Fee Structure at JMI New Delhi

Rs. 64,600 is the total fees of UG courses at JMI, which is quite low when compared to fees at other institutions, moreover, students can get a good salary of Rs. 6.6 LPA at top companies, so paying fees at the institution is not a problem.

JMI New Delhi Scores by NIRF

Teaching, Learning and Resources: JMI has good faculties and better infrastructures for doing innovative research. Therefore, it scored 60.27%, which accounts to 30% of overall NIRF scores.
Research and Professional Practice: JMI has many distinguished professors and research scholars and has got some patents for innovative research, so it scored 50%, which accounts to 30% of overall NIRF scores.
Graduate Outcome: As JMI has a conducive atmosphere for study, many students have graduated at a minimum stipulated time. So for this good performance, it scored 72.96%, which accounts to 20% of overall NIRF scores.
Outreach and Inclusivity: JMI has students from every section and every part of India as well as the world, so it scored 54.71%, which accounts to 10% of overall NIRF scores.

Perception: JMI has a good faculty, impressive infrastructures, and a conducive atmosphere, and its graduation outcomes and placements at top companies are also good, however, it is offering few courses in engineering, therefore it scored 13.24%, which accounts to 10% of overall NIRF scores.

JMI New Delhi got 54.46% as an overall NIRF score and ranked at number 33.

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