Top 10 BA English (Hons.) Colleges in DU: Seats and Cutoff 2020

Akansha Sirohi
Akansha SirohiPublished On: July 26, 2020

English Literature is one of the popular courses in Delhi University. Check the list of top 10 DU colleges offering B.A. English Literature along with expected cutoff details. 

Top 10 B.A. English Colleges in Delhi University (DU)

BA English (Hons.) is one of the most popular courses offered by the University of Delhi (DU). The university has been known for its quality English education and placements offered to English literature students. There are many English Hons colleges in Delhi University, both in North Campus and South Campus which are well known and highly sought-after.

If you are into literature and wish to explore different aspects of this field, then Delhi University BA English (Hons.) course is an ideal choice for you. The course revolves around English literature of the different eras including poetry, short stories and other forms of scripts written by popular writers.

Books are not the only part of this course. With the BA English (Hons.) course at DU, you will also be able to explore historical literature, the world of fictional writers, theatre and other forms of performing arts.

This article comprises the details regarding top DU colleges offering English (Hons.) courses. Find out the expected first cut-off and number of seats provided by these colleges below.

Table of Contents

List of Top 10 B.A. English (Hons) Colleges & Seat Matrix 2020Cut-off of Top DU Colleges for English (Hons.) 2020
Scope of BA English (Hons.) from Delhi UniversityList of Top Private Colleges for B.A. English (Hons)

List of Top 10 B.A. English (Hons) Colleges & Seat Matrix 2020

Here is the list of top 10 colleges affiliated to Delhi University, which offer Honours course in B.A. English -

Name of the CollegeDU CampusSeat Matrix
St. Stephen’s CollegeNorth Campus60
Lady Shriram College for Women (LSR)South Campus60
Miranda HouseNorth Campus60-65
Hindu CollegeNorth Campus45
Hansraj CollegeNorth Campus40-45
Kirori Mal CollegeNorth Campus85-90
Jesus & Mary College (JMC)South Campus30
Kamala Nehru College for WomenSouth Campus48
Sri Venkateswara CollegeSouth Campus60
Indraprastha College for WomenNorth Campus52

Cut-off of Top DU Colleges for English (Hons.) 2020

Here is the list of top DU B.A. English (Hons) colleges, seat matrix and expected DU expected first cutoff

Name of the College

Expected 1st Cut-off for English (Hons.)

St. Stephen’s College


Lady Shriram College for Women (LSR)


Miranda House


Hindu College


Hansraj College


Kirori Mal College

Jesus & Mary College (JMC)

97.75% (Commerce)
96.25% (Science and Humanities)

Kamala Nehru College for Women


Sri Venkateswara College


Indraprastha College for Women


Note: The cutoffs provided above are for students of general category. Cutoffs for students of other categories will be a little lower than the percentage mentioned in the table.

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Scope of BA English (Hons.) from Delhi University

Delhi University, being a reputed institution, attracts various recruiters during the placement season every year. Some of the prestigious universities hire BA English (Hons.) students from various colleges of the university.

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Students are hired for roles like the content writer, blogger, copywriter, counsellors, journalists, content developers, English teachers, scriptwriter, counsellors, etc.

List of Top Private Colleges for B.A. English (Hons)

Rathinam Group of InstitutionsAndhra Loyola College
Loyola College (Chennai)Fergusson College (Pune)
The Neotia University (Kolkata)St. Xavier's College - Kolkata
Symbiosis College of Arts & Science - PuneSharda University - Greater Noida

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