Delhi University LLB and LLM Admissions 2021: Dates, Eligibility, Merit List, Selection Process

Simran Saini
Simran SainiPublished On: January 20, 2021

Delhi University conducts entrance exam every year for admission to various courses. Find out all the details of Delhi University (DU) LLB and LLM 2021 admissions here.

Delhi University LLB and LLM Admissions 2021

The University of Delhi conducts its law admissions every year for offering courses at the undergraduate as well as the postgraduate level. Candidates seeking admission to the programmes of Bachelor of Law (LLB) or Master of Law (LLM) can find all the details of DU law admissions 2021 here along with the eligibility criteria and selection process for both the programmes. 

The candidates whose names appear in the merit list are required to lock their seats, upload documents and submit the application fee. Read on to find everything about the DU Law Admissions 2021.

DU LLB and LLM Admissions Important Dates 2021

The table given below provides the important dates of DU LLB and DU LLM admissions 2021. All interested candidates must be aware of the upcoming events and important dates of the Delhi University law admissions 2021 because that will help them in completing all the formalities on time. Check the DU LLB and LLM important dates 2021 here.

Important Events

Important Dates (Tentative)

Release of Official Notification

March/April 2021

Commencement of DU Law Application Process 2021

1st week of March 2021

Last Date to Submit the Application Forms

Last week of March 2021

Release of DU LLB and DU LLM Admit Cards

Last week of April 2021

DU LLB Entrance Exam Date 2021

1st week of June 2021

DU LLM Entrance Exam Date 2021

1st week of June 2021

Release of DU LLB Answer Key 2021

1st week of June 2021

Release of DU LLM Answer Key 2021

Same Day as the Exam

Declaration of DU LLB 2021 Results

Last week of June 2021

Declaration of DU LLM 2021 Results

Last week of June 2021

Notification of First Merit List and Document Verification

Last week of June 2021

Notification of Second Merit List and Document Verification

July 2021

Notification of Third Merit List and Document Verification

July 2021

Closure of the Counselling Process

July 2021

Commencement of LLB Classes

July/August 2021

Commencement of LLM Classes

July/August 2021

DU LLB and LLM Eligibility Criteria 2021

Clearing the eligibility criteria for DU LLB and DU LLM admissions is extremely important for any candidate who aspires to pursue any of these courses from the university. The University of Delhi accepts the application forms of only those candidates who meet the eligibility criteria for its LLB and LLM courses. It cancels the application form of any student who fails to qualify the conditions of admission set by the varsity. Check the detailed DU LLB and LLM eligibility criteria given below.

DU LLB Eligibility Criteria 2021

  • The candidate must have completed his/ her graduation in any stream from a recognised university that has been approved by the University Grants Commission (UGC).

  • It is essential for the student to have received passing marks in all the subjects that he/ she has in the undergraduate degree.

  • The aggregate score of the students belonging to the general category in graduation must be at least 50 per cent.

  • Students of the OBC category should not have less than 45 per cent marks in their bachelor's degree.

  • In their undergraduate degree, the students of the SC or the ST category should have scored a minimum of 40 per cent marks in aggregate

  • DU gives relaxation of 5 per cent marks to the students of the CW category. This category includes candidates who are widows/ wards of ex-servicemen/ serving personnel category. hence, their aggregate score in the qualifying degree has to be at least 45 per cent.

  • Similarly, the candidates who come under the PH category are given 5 per cent relaxation in their aggregate score. Thus. their marks in graduation must not be less than 45 per cent when taken in aggregate.

DU LLM Eligibility Criteria 2021

  • The candidate must have completed an undergraduate degree in law. This includes LLB or any integrated law course of five years.

  • The university from which the student obtains his/ her undergraduate law degree must be recognised and approved by the University Grants Commission (UGC) and the Bar Council of India (BCI).

  • It is mandatory for the student to have received passing marks in the exams of all the subjects that he/ she has at the graduation level.

  • The aggregate score of the students belonging to the general category in graduation must be at least 50 per cent.

  • Students of the OBC category should not have less than 45 per cent marks in their bachelor's degree.

  • In their undergraduate degree, the students of the SC or the ST category should have scored a minimum of 40 per cent marks in aggregate

  • DU gives relaxation of 5 per cent marks to the students of the CW category. This category includes candidates who are widows/ wards of ex-servicemen/ serving personnel category. hence, their aggregate score in the qualifying degree has to be at least 45 per cent.

  • Similarly, the candidates who come under the PH category are given 5 per cent relaxation in their aggregate score. Thus. their marks in graduation must not be less than 45 per cent when taken in aggregate.

DU LLB and LLM Selection Process 2021

The selection of applicants for the LLB and LLM courses offered at the University of Delhi (DU) is done through the entrance exams conducted by the university. DU organises the following exams for its law admissions:

The scores obtained by candidates in these exams determine whether they will get a seat in their desired law course at the Delhi University or not. A merit list of DU LLB and LLB is released by the university on the basis of which candidates are selected.

Also Read:LLM Admissions in India 2021

DU LLB Entrance Exam Pattern 2021

Check the table below to know the exam pattern of DU LLB Entrance Exam 2021

Parameter

Detail

Name of the Exam

Delhi University LLB Entrance Exam

Level of the Exam

Postgraduate

Frequency of the Exam

Once a year

Mode of the Exam

LAN-based CBT (Computer Based Test)

Medium of the Exam

English

Duration of the Exam

Two hours

Type of Questions

Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)

Total Questions

100

Maximum Marks

400

Marking Scheme

+4 for every correct answer, -1 for every wrong answer

DU LLM Entrance Exam Pattern 2021

The table below explains the DU LLM Entrance Exam Pattern 2021.

Parameter

Detail

Name of the Exam

Delhi University LLM Entrance Exam

Level of the Exam

Postgraduate

Frequency of the Exam

Once a year

Mode of the Exam

LAN-based CBT (Computer Based Test)

Medium of the Exam

English

Duration of the Exam

Two hours

Type of Questions

Multiple Choice Questions (MCQs)

Total Questions

100

Maximum Marks

400

Marking Scheme

+4 for every correct answer, -1 for every wrong answer

Also Read:Which is Better to Pursue Law? DU or NLU?

DU LLB and LLM Admissions 2021: Points to Remember

The law aspirants who are looking forward to applying for the UG or PG course of law provided at the University of Delhi must go through the important points of DU law admissions 2021. This will help them in getting a good understanding of the admission process.

  • Candidates who are applying for either of the courses have to fill their graduation scores of qualifying degree marks along with the class 12th marks in the DU PG admission portal (even if they had done it previously).

  • Candidates have an option to modify their preferences of Centres filled at the time of registration. No further grievances related to centres will be entertained by the university.

  • Once the admission is approved, students will need to log in to DU's Post Graduate Admission Portal and pay the admission fee online.

  • The deadline for this will be 5 pm of the next day of the last day of that Admission List in which the candidate is taking admission.

​For hassle-free application to top law institutes in India, candidates can fill out the Common Application Form. In case of further queries on DU LLB and LLM admissions, feel free to reach out to us or call our toll-free number 1800-572-9877 to get in touch with one of our admissions experts.

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