CET Delhi 2021 Eligibility, Qualification & Age Criteria – Check Here

CET Delhi 2021 EligibilityCET Delhi 2021 Eligibility includes qualification eligibility and age criteria that must be fulfilled by all the candidates wishing to appear the Common Entrance Test, Delhi. CET Delhi is commonly known as Delhi Polytechnic entrance exam. Delhi Skill and Entrepreneurship University (DSEU) is the exam conducting authority of CET Delhi. This entrance test is the gateway for admission to engineering and non-engineering diploma programmes offered by the polytechnic institutions of Delhi. Here, we are mentioning the CET Delhi Eligibility 2021.

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CET Delhi 2021 Eligibility

CET Delhi will be conducted for 5 tests. Eligibility condition for each course will be different. Students can check their eligibility for the test for which he/ she is appearing. Only Indian/sponsored candidates will be eligible for admission.

Aadhaar Card or PAN Card will be mandatory to apply for CET Delhi 2021 exam. The below table shows the qualification eligibility for each course.

Qualification Eligibility:

Test NumberProgrammeQualification Eligibility
Test 1Engineering/Technology based Diploma Courses & Occupational Courses
  • Passed 10th or matrix or any other examination recognized as equivalent examination conducted by CBSE with not less than 35% aggregate marks in Science, English and Mathematics.
  • The subjects Science, Mathematics and English are compulsory & the candidate should have passed in each of these three subjects.
  • Candidate passing the qualifying examination under grading system must have to obtain the passing grade to be eligible to apply.
Test-2Diploma Course in Modern Office Practice – English
  • Candidate have to pass 12th in any stream from CBSE board or its equivalent.
  • The qualifying examination should be passed with minimum 35% marks  secured in best three subjects including English.
  • For Modern Office Practice (English), English is the mandatory subject candidate should have
    obtained pass marks in this subject.
Test-2Diploma Course in Modern Office Practice – Hindi
  • Minimum qualification required is 10+2 passed in any stream from CBSE board or its equivalent with minimum 35% aggregate marks.
  • The marks will be calculated in aggregate of best three subjects including Sanskrit/Hindi.
Test-3Diploma Course in Pharmacy


  • Prescribed qualification is 10+2 from CBSE or any other equivalent examination recognized by the pharmacy council of India passed with Physics, Chemistry & either Mathematics or Biology.
  • PCM/B along with English are compulsory subjects.
  • Students passed from National Institute of Open Schooling shall not be considered for admission.
Test-4For candidates applying for lateral entry
(For Delhi region candidates only).
  • Passed 12th Std examination with Physics
    and Chemistry as compulsory subjects along
    with one of the Mathematics / Biology
    ( Botany and Zoology) OR
    12th Science (with Mathematics as one of the
    Subject) or 12th Science with Vocational OR
    12th Science with Technical
    Passed 10th class from CBSE board and 2 years ITI (Engg.) from ITIs/ITCs situated in Delhi only.

Also Check:

Delhi CET 2021 Application Form

Age Limit:

Test and category-wise maximum age limit as on 1st August 2021 for CET Delhi 2021 is given below:

Test No.Gen (Boys)Gen (Girls)OBC (Boys)OBC (Girls)SC/ST/PWD (Boys)SC/ST/PWD (Girls)
121 yr23 yr24 yr26 yr26 yr28 yr
224 yr30 yr27 yr30 yr29 yr35 yr
324 yr30 yr27 yr30 yr29 yr35 yr
424 yr30 yr27 yr30 yr29 yr35 yr

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Through this article of CET Delhi 2021 Eligibility, students will get to know complete eligibility criteria before applying for the exam. Students must go through each details provided in the article carefully before filling the application form.

If you have any query regarding CET Delhi 2021 Eligibility, you can leave their comments below.

Displaying 13 Comments
  1. Ayaz hasan says:

    Sir delhi polytechnic form kab aayega

  2. Anjali Rathore says:

    Sir, iam student of 10class from Delhi• I,will give the board exam in this year So, I,can apply the form or not

  3. Raja kumar says:

    Sir!mai JHARKHAND se hu to Mai kya delhi polytechnic ka form apply kar Sakta hu?

  4. Babu Saheb says:

    I Am 12th pass from bihar board I am eligible for delhi polytechnic. Ply Reply

  5. Prince Kumar pal says:

    I am 12th pass from bihar board I am eligible for delhi polytechnic

  6. Rohit says:

    10th class CBSE “basics maths” can apply CET DELHI or not

  7. Gautan says:

    Sir my age is 8jan 1996 I want apply pharmacy can I apply

  8. nitin pratap singh says:

    sir by mistake I have filled in group D but i not from delhi. sir kindly reply me for this prblems solution.sir please

  9. Yugal Aggarwal says:

    I want to join computer science,I passed 10th class this year with 55% best 5 subject plz…..

  10. Tanaya das says:

    Sir i am from West Bengal. Am I eligible for delhi cet exam

  11. Ashish Sharma says:

    Basically from last month i was shift in a delhi on rent but my schooling was from up and my DOB is 09/07/1995 OBC category so can i eligible to fill the cet marit based form.

  12. Sumit says:

    My date of birth is 11 Feb 1996.in Feb. 2017 I become 21 years old. so my question is can I appear in cet-2017. Please answer it’s really important. I want to appear in test 1.

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