Delhi University Admission 2018: Application, DU Entrance Exam, Syllabus

Delhi University Admission 2018Delhi University (DU) also known as University of Delhi is the leading public University situated in New Delhi. It is the most sought institution for pursuing higher studies. DU has various faculties which provides admission to UG and PG courses. For some of the courses, DU admission will be done on the basis of entrance exam while for some courses, admissions are based on qualifying examination. Candidates can check below the detailed information about Delhi University Admission 2018 including application form, important dates, eligibility, syllabus, admit card, result, cut-off and counselling.

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DU 2018 Notifications – MBA Application Released

DU 2018 Admission Form for MBA, MBA (Executive) & Ph.D programmes has been released. Last date to submit the application will be 20th November 2017. Click here for application details.

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Delhi University Important Dates 2018

Candidates seeking admission in UG and PG courses of DU constituent colleges can check the tentative dates from here:

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UG Admission (through entrance exam):

EventsExam Dates
Start of Online Registration2nd week of May 2018
Closing of Online Registration4th week of May 2018
Exam Date3rd week of June – 4th week of June 2018
Result Announcement1st week of July 2018

UG Admission (based on merit of qualifying exam):

EventsExam Dates
Start of Online Registration1st week of June 2018
Closing of Online Registration4th week of June 2018
Notification of First Admission List4th week of June 2018
Classes Starts From3rd week of July 2018
Last date of Admission3rd week of August 2018

PG Admission (through entrance exam):

EventsExam Dates
Start of Online Registration4th week of April 2018
Closing of Online Registration4th week of May 2018
Exam Date3rd week of June – 4th week of June 2018
Notification of First Admission List4th week of June 2018
Result Announcement1st week of July 2018
Last date to submit admission fee (for shortlisted candidates)3rd week of July 2018
Classes Starts From3rd week of July 2018

Note: UG Entrance exam is held only for some courses which are Bachelor of Management Studies (BMS), B.A (Hons) Business Economics, Bachelor of Business Administration (Financial Investment Analysis), B.Tech. (Information Technology and Mathematical Innovations), B.A (Hons) Humanities and Social Sciences, Bachelors of Elementary Education (B.El.Ed.), Bachelor of Science in Physical Education, Health Education & Sports: B.Sc. (P.E.,H.E. & S.) and B.A (Hons) Multimedia and Mass Communication.

DU Application Form 2018

Candidates applying for the UG courses for which entrance exam is mandatory can check the application details below:

  • Registration will be done through online mode only.
  • The application form will be available from the second week of May 2018.
  • Candidates can apply for more than one course but they have to submit separate application fee for each course.
  • Applicants will be asked to upload scanned images of passport size photograph, signature, self attested ID proof, self attested copy of caste certificate and self attested copy of 10th passing certificate in prescribed format.
  • Application submission process will be completed after the payment of online registration fee.

UG admission in 4 streams of studies namely Arts/Humanities/Music and Fine Arts, Commerce, Mathematical Sciences and Sciences under different faculties will be done through merit drawn on the basis of qualifying examination. Admissions in these courses will start from filling the DU admission forms 2018. There shall be common pre-admission form for all courses.

Application Fee:

UG/PG Courses (Admission Based on Entrance Exam)UR/OBC CandidatesRs. 500/- per course
SC/ST/PwD CandidatesRs. 250/- per course
UG Courses (Admission Based on Qualifying Examination)UR/OBC CandidatesRs. 100/-
SC/ST/PwD CandidatesRs. 50/-
Sports/ECARs. 100/-

Only online payment option will be available for paying the application fee that include credit card/debit card/net banking.

Eligibility Criteria

The eligibility criteria for DU entrance exam for UG and PG courses is given below:

For UG Courses:

CoursesQualification Eligibility
BMS/B.A. (Hons.) Business Economics/BBA (FIA)
  • Candidate should have passed/appearing 12th examination by securing 60% in four papers including English, Mathematics and other two subjects from the list of elective subjects as approved by the University of Delhi (55% for SC, ST, CW and PwD categories).
  • Candidates applying for improvement in 2018 shall not be eligible for admission.
B.Tech (Information technology & Mathematical Innovation)
  • 10 + 2 examination with Mathematics.
  • Minimum 60 % in four subjects (including mathematics), 54% for OBC, 57% for PwD/ CW category and passing marks for SC/ST.
B.A. (Hons.) Humanities & Social Sciences
  • Passed /appearing 10+2 examination.
  • Minimum marks criteria applicable as B.Tech (Information technology & Mathematical Innovation).
Bachelor of Elementary Education (B.EL.Ed)
  • 12th passed/appearing with minimum 50% aggregate marks.
Bachelor of Science in Physical Education, Health Education & Sports: B.Sc. (P.E., H.E. & S.)
  • 12th passed/appearing with at least 45% aggregate marks (The aggregate marks will be determined on the basis of one language and three best subjects).
B.A. (Hons.) Multi Media & Mass Communication
  • Minimum qualification is 12th passed/appearing with 75% aggregate of best four including 85% in English (for general category).
  • This course is only for women candidates.

For PG Courses:

The eligibility of PG courses is different for every course. Here, we have mentioned the eligibility for some courses:

CoursesQualification Eligibility
M.Tech Microwave Electronics
  • M.Sc. Electronics or M.Sc. Physics with specialization in Electronics by obtaining minimum 60% marks
  • B.Tech./B.E. Electrical/ Electronics/ Electronics and Communication/ Instrumentation Engineering by obtaining minimum 60% marks.
M.Sc. Physics
  • B.Sc in related subjects or any branch of Science or Engineering with Physics and Mathematics passed with minimum 60% aggregate marks (50% marks for B.Sc. (Hons.))
  • B.Com (Hons.) or B.A. (Hons.) Economics Or B.Com Or B.B.S. B.B.A. , B.B.A., B.I.F.A., and B.B.E degree from recognized institution.
  • Bachelor degree (10+2+3 Scheme) from the University of Delhi with at least one paper in Mathematical Sciences (Mathematics, computer Science, Statistics, Operational research).
M.A. Political Science
  • B.A. Degree with 50% marks or any other graduate degree (Science/commerce/Engineering etc) with 60% marks from the recognized University/institution.
  • A three-year/five year LL.B. Degree with 50% marks (45% marks for OBC/SC/ST category candidates).

Age Criteria:

No Age Bar: There is no minimum age bar for admission to undergraduate and postgraduate courses offered by the University and its colleges except for the courses for which age is prescribed by MCI, DCI, BCI, AICTE and NCTE.

Exam Centres

DU UG/PG entrance exam will be conducted in six cities namely Bengaluru, Delhi, Jammu, Kolkata, Nagpur and Varanasi.

Delhi University Exam Pattern 2018

The examination pattern is different according to the course. For each course, there will be different question paper.

  • Mode of Examination: The answers have to be marked on Optical Mark Recognition (OMR) sheet.
  • Subjects: For each course, there will be separate subjects from which the questions will be asked.
  • Type of Questions: The question paper for UG and PG courses will include objective type questions (except for some of the foreign languages including Persian which have short answer questions).
  • Exam Duration: The duration of examination will be 2 hours.
  • Marking Scheme: For UG courses, 4 marks will be credited to each correct answer.
  • Negative Marking: There is a negative marking for UG courses. 1 mark will be deducted for each incorrect answer.

FAQs (Most Asked Questions)

Answer: No, admit card will be provided through online mode only.
Answer: Exam pattern and syllabus is different for each course. You can check this in the information bulletin.
Answer: No, only a single candidate can apply for single account.
Answer: Yes, candidates must be present along with the desired document.

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Delhi University Syllabus

The syllabus for UG courses will be basically based on 11th and 12th standard. For PG courses, syllabus will be of graduation level of Delhi University. Candidates are advised to follow the syllabus as prescribed by the University.

Delhi University Admit card 2018

  • Admit card download link will be available in the last week of May 2018.
  • DU Admit card 2018 will be available online only on candidate’s registration account.
  • Admit card will not be dispatched by post.
  • Candidate have to bring one identity proof along with the admit card.

Delhi University Answer Key 2018

  • The answer key for UG and PG entrance exam will be uploaded within 24 hours from the conclusion of entrance examination.
  • Candidates can download the answer key from the official website of Delhi University.
  • Candidates can also request OMR Response Sheet (ORS) within 7 calender days from the declaration of result by paying a fee of Rs. 500/- per paper.

Delhi University Result 2018

  • DU Result 2018 for UG and PG entrance exam will be declared in the first week of July 2018 tentatively.
  • Candidates shortlisted in the written test will be called for interview/group discussion.
  • Merit list will be drawn by considering candidate’s performance in entrance exam and interview/group discussion.

Delhi University Cut-Off 2018

The cut-off for DU Admission will be decided by Delhi University. DU cut off 2018 will be released for the UG courses for which entrance exam will not be held. The cut-off list will be prepared on the basis of marks obtained in 12th examination. Candidate’s securing the cut-off marks will be eligible for admission in the constituent colleges of DU.

Delhi University Admission 2018

Based on the merit drawn on the basis of entrance test and interview/GD, admission is carried out in the Delhi University. For admission to BMS/B.A. (Hons.) Business Economics/BBA (FIA), etc. the 85% weightage will be provided to the Entrance test and 15% weightage to GD and Interview.

For any queries regarding Delhi University Admission 2018, you may leave your comments below.

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  1. Jatinder negi says:

    Is MSc micro biology(industrial) coures available in any college of DU ?

  2. Farheen saba says:

    So there is no entrance exam for MBA.?..admission wil be done only through CAT scores ?

  3. Deveshi sharma says:

    For psychology hns do we have to give entrance? Or by cut off

  4. sakshi says:

    this DU entrance test is common for all colleges affiliated to DU?
    i mean even for Lady Shriram College?

  5. shiavm says:

    is criteria of du admission
    2018 in bsc change from board merit to entrance test

  6. pratibha sharma says:

    sir, I’m complete gradution{ba pol sci hons.}from sol but my overall percentage is 42% how can admission in MA

  7. prachi varshney says:

    There is also an opportunity to take admission in btech computer science in first year

  8. insha says:

    if i clear the DU entrance test so as to be holding a great chance of selection,will my 12th board result also be taken into consideration for the selection process with all that cut-off stuff?

  9. Bhawana Meena says:

    Sir kya main criminology bhi kar sakti hu

  10. Farheen saba says:

    what is the selection process for MBA in there any entrance exam for that?

  11. Adarsh Tripathi says:

    I am a commerce student and maths is not my subject in 12th .
    Can i apply for B.M.S. In D.U .
    I am a gap year student.

  12. Daljeet says:

    Sir, what is the procedure for a student to join DU from the Sikh quota? (A drop out student)

  13. Ashutosh says:

    Is admission process for bsc electronics(hons)
    is change from merit based to entrance exam from 2018.

  14. Zubair bashir says:

    Sir i have passed my 12th from jk board. Am i eligible for DU.
    Is there any entrance examination for bsc chemistry

  15. Gauri Pandey says:

    Sir/Ma’am, is the admission in DU for BA(Hons.) based on std.12th board examination results or is it through entrance exam? Please help, I’ll be grateful. Really confused.

  16. Gauri says:

    Is the admission for BA(Hons.)in DU based on std. 12th board examination results or is it through entrance exam?

  17. saiteja says:

    sir , please tell me the syllabus for entrance exam for delhi university

  18. Get me the procedure to take admission in du says:

    DU admission procedure

  19. Apurav Sharma says:

    What is the criteria of admission through sports quota?

  20. shriyanshu says:

    Sir where can I find the study material for preparation of entrance exam..???
    Is there a book of DU entrance exam..??

  21. Neha Sharma says:

    Can I appear in PG entrance exam with 40% marks ?

  22. shahid gouri says:

    i don’t have maths as a subject can i take admission in bba

  23. Jose says:

    Sir,this there will admission based on the class 12th result or entrance exam held by du for economics (hons)/bcom(hons)

  24. amit kumar says:

    Sir is there B.A course available in Delhi University (DU)

  25. shahid gouri says:

    i dont have maths in 12th .is there a way i can apply for bba…

  26. amit kumar says:

    What is the criteria for taking admission in

  27. Muskan says:

    Is entrance exam is taken for physics honours in du 2018

  28. Dinkar says:

    what are the conditions for sports quota

  29. Vaishali says:

    Hello sir, i want to know about the course M.SC in human development.

  30. Taranjot Singh says:

    Sir is there B-Tech course available in Delhi University (DU)

  31. adi says:

    for BMS maths is compulsory??

  32. farooq ahmad chopan says:


  33. srikanth says:

    hello sir good afternoon. sir my question is delhi university have PG mathematics cource OR not?

  34. Ravindra says:

    I want to apply for ba
    What is the conditions

  35. Mansi singh says:

    What is the criteria for getting admission in lady shriram’s college for ug course B.A. with (economics) 2018-2019?

  36. Almond says:

    Can I apply in DU with 46% marks for Masters?

  37. Baldev says:

    What is the criteria of Msc chemistry?

  38. Amit says:

    last date for the appreciation of M.A. in du????????

  39. Neetika Sah says:

    As far as I know business economics and economics are two different subjects. Yet I have doubt about these two subjects. So doing honours from Economics would be different from Business Economics?

  40. Gauri jhajhria says:

    Is there any entrance exam for bachelors in journalism and mass communication

  41. Chingba says:

    What are the criteria for MSc. Mathematics?

  42. Sapna says:

    What is the criteria for admission in zoology n botany for ug course

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