Jawaharlal Nehru University was established in 1969 by an act of parliament. It was named after Jawaharlal Nehru, India's first Prime Minister. G. Parthsarthi was the first vice-chancellor. Prof. Moonis Raza was the Founder Chairman and Rector. The bill for the establishment of Jawaharlal Nehru University was placed in the Rajya Sabha on 1 September 1965 by the then minister of education, M. C. Chagla.To know more about Jawaharlal Nehru University, please visit their website at http://www.jnu.ac.in, where you can check news update, application form, exam dates, admit cards, placement drive dates, and more other important details. Jawaharlal Nehru University is well known college/university among students these days.