A Complete Guide to Delhi University B.A., B.Com, B.Sc. Admission

Published: | May 11, 2018
A Complete Guide to Delhi University B.A., B.Com, B.Sc. Admission
  • Delhi University Admission to B.Sc., B.A. and B.Com programmes is likely to begin from May 15, 2018.
  • Candidates who will successfully pass class 12 exams in 2018 can check the complete guide to DU Admissions here.

The University of Delhi, popularly known as the Delhi University (DU), is one of the most prestigious universities in India and has also been rated amongst the top 500 universities in the world by QS. The university attracts lakhs of students for admission every year and is a hub for students from diverse backgrounds. DU offer marks relaxation to girls and it is one of the reasons that the university maintains excellent gender diversity.

DU will soon begin the admission process for the various programmes offered by its affiliated colleges. DU application process is conducted in online mode and can be quite overwhelming for applicants who are not familiar with the procedure. This year the university will have a single application platform for cut-off based as well as entrance exam-based courses and DU will begin registration process from May 15, 2018.

To help you out, CollegeDekho has come up with a complete guide to Delhi University B.A., B.Com and B.Sc. admissions along with the list of documents required for DU Admissions. You can follow the guidelines given below to complete the application process smoothly.

Delhi University B.Com, B.Sc., B.A. Admission Application Process:

Once the applications have been released by the Delhi University, you will be able to access the application forms through the official website of the university. Follow the steps given below to complete DU application process for B.Sc, B.Com and BA courses:

Step1: Log on to the official website of Delhi University and register yourself in order to get the login credentials i.e. user ID and password for the DU admission Portal.

Step2: Once you have logged into your DU Admission account read all the instructions carefully before starting.

Step3: Fill the different fields in the application form i.e. personal information, academic information, course preference, etc.

Step 4: Upload all the documents that are needed including proof for date of birth, photograph, class 10 & 12 mark sheets, character certificate, transfer/ migration certificate, passport size photograph and category certificate (if applicable)

Step 5: Revise the details that you have written on the application form and make sure that there are no errors in your application form before submitting.

Step 6: Submit the application form and pay the application fees.

Delhi University B.A., B.Com, B.Sc. Admission Fees:

Once you are done with your registration and have filled the DU application for admission to BA, B.Sc or B.Com, you will have to pay the application fee. The application fee for DU differs depending on the category of the applicant. Check out the fee details below:

Student Category

Application Fee

General

Rs. 100

Sports/ ECA Quota

Rs. 100

OBC

Rs. 100

SC/ SC/ PwD

Rs. 50

Delhi University BA, B.Com, B.Sc. Admission Eligibility Criteria:

Course Name

Minimum Qualification

Minimum Marks Required

Other Requirement

B.Com

Class 12 (any stream) from a recognized board

45% in the passing exam

  • Students from different fields such as science or arts who are applying to commerce programme will have the disadvantage of 5% marks in best four subject evaluation.
  • Business Mathematics subject will be at par with the B.Com course.

B.Com (H)

Class 12 (any stream) from a recognized board

45% in the passing exam

  • The percentage will be calculated for one language and three elective subjects (including mathematics and excluding vocational subjects)
  • Business Mathematics subject will be at par with the B.Com Honours Programme.
  • Inclusion of more than one non-listed elective in the top four subjects will add disadvantage of 2.5 % marks.

B.Sc. (H)

Class 12 (any stream) from a recognized board

55% (including PCM/ PCB in the top four subjects)

  • It is also important to score at least 50% marks in English as a compulsory paper.

B.A.

Class 12 (any stream) from a recognized board

45% in passing exam

  • Candidates who have applied for language courses will get an advantage of 2.5% if they have studied that language as an elective.
  • 2.5% marks will be deducted if candidates have studied the language as a functional subject.
  • Candidates passing class 12 with two or three vocational courses may be eligible.
  • Students from different fields such as science or commerce who are applying to arts programme will have the disadvantage of 5% marks in best four subject evaluation.
  • Legal studies elective will be considered at par with the BA Political Science Programme.
  • Mass Media subjects elective will be considered at par with Bain Journalism (Hindi & English)

Note: Qualifying the above eligibility criteria does not ensure admission in the UG programmes offered by the Delhi University. Admission depends on the cut-off of individual colleges.

Delhi University B.A., B.Sc., B.Com Admission Important Dates (Tentative):

The admission process of Delhi University is likely to begin in May 15, 2018. However, the university is planning to start the application process in April to give students more time to apply and obtain documents required for admission beforehand. Following is the tentative schedule for admission to Delhi University:

Event

Dates

DU Online Application Process to begin from

May 15, 2018

Registration forms Receipt Date

First to Third Week of June 2018

Announcement of First Cut-off Lists

Last Week of June 2018

Last Date to Pay Admission and Course Fees

Last Week of June 2018

Classes to Start from

August 2018

Also Read: Here’s the List of Top 10 B.Com Colleges in India and their Fees

Delhi University B.Com, B.A., B.Sc. Admission Process:

Admission to most of the undergraduate courses offered by the University of Delhi is done on the basis of cut-off lists prepared by the university on the basis of merit in class 12 board exams. The university releases several cut-off lists until all the seats offered by affiliated colleges are filled.

However, there are a few courses offered by the university for which admission is done through entrance exam. Following are the entrance exam-based DU courses and the schedule of the exam will be released soon:

Stream

Courses

Commerce

  • BBA (Financial Investment Analysis)
  • Bachelor of Elementary Education (B.EI.Ed)
  • BMS (Bachelor of Management Studies)

Arts

  • B.A. (Hons) Music
  • B.A. (Hons) Multimedia and Mass Communication
  • B.A. (Hons) Humanities and Social Sciences
  • B.A. (Hons) Business Economics
  • B.A. (Hons) English

Science

  • B.Tech (IT and Mathematical Innovations)
  • B.Sc in Physical Education, Health Education & Sports

Also Read: Check Out the List of Top 10 Economics Colleges in Delhi University

Delhi University is also planning to launch entrance exam for admission to the B.Com and B.Com (Hons) programme. However, there has been no formal announcement regarding the entrance exam. Stay tuned with CollegeDekho for more updates regarding Delhi University Admissions 2018.

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