How to install jquery in Angular 9/8?

By Hardik Savani May 1, 2024 Category : Angular

This article will provide you step of angular 9/8 install jquery. i will give you example of how to use jquery in angular 9/8. we will just include jquery in angular 9/8 using npm package and i will give you alert example of angular jquery.

Few days ago i posted how to install bootstrap 4 in angular 8 application. so you can also see tutorial if you want to know how to add bootstrap and jquery in angular 8. here is a link Install Bootstrap 4 with Angular 8.

Sometime, we need to use jquery in angular 8 application for some core logic. you can can easily use jquery using npm package. so let's see bellow how to install and how to use jquery with angular 8 application.

You can easily create your angular app using bellow command:

ng new my-new-app

Install Jquery

In this solution, you need to just install jquery on your angular 8 and import js file. so you can run command bellow:

npm install jquery -- save

Ok, now you need to import your jquery file as like bellow:



"options": {

"outputPath": "dist/myJquery",

"index": "src/index.html",

"main": "src/main.ts",

"polyfills": "src/polyfills.ts",

"tsConfig": "",

"aot": false,

"assets": [




"styles": [



"scripts": [





Use Jquery

Now i will give you component code and show you you how to use jquery $. So let's see bellow component file code as bellow:


import { Component, OnInit } from '@angular/core';

declare var $: any;


selector: 'app-root',

templateUrl: './app.component.html',

styleUrls: ['./app.component.css']


export class AppComponent implements OnInit{

title = 'myJquery';

ngOnInit() {

$(document).ready(function() {

alert('we call alert from JQuery');




Now you can use all event and function of jquery as like bellow.

You can run angular 8 application and check it.

You will see layout as like bellow:

I hope it can help you...