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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Delhi University Important Dates 2018

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

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. Abir guja says:

    Can i fill direct admission and entrance exam form?

  2. yash says:

    Sir…i want to know the bsc courses in which 3 subject percentage(pcm) is counted

  3. nishank rohilla says:

    can i get previous year exams of entrance for maths

  4. ashutosh says:

    Sir…i want to take admission in bsc best 3 subject percentage is counted or 4.

  5. Vicky says:

    Hello Sir,
    I’ve completed my 12th in 2014 with 56%, had to discontinue my bachelor’s due to financial reasons, I’m looking forward to pursue my bachelor’s once again from the scratch, am I eligible to join DU??

  6. Lakshmi Prashanthi says:

    Respected, I am a student of 12th standard(Maths,Physics,Chemistry-MPC) studying in Hyderabad. i would like to opt for UG in psycology. i would like to recieve all the information I should know to apply for admission.I would like to know whether i am eligible with math as my subject right now. i hope to recieve the information soon. please send the details for the mail address mentioned above.

  7. Vikash says:

    Sir I have passed xii in 2017 can I fill the coming entrance exam form

  8. Manasvi says:

    I have commerce without maths…can I apply for DU?

  9. charchita says:

    is admission in msc in 2018 will be only based on entrance only for cbcs students?

  10. Abhiruchi Singh says:

    Ihave 68.8% in10+2 through Bihar Board.Am I eligible to take admission inDU

  11. akshay kumar says:

    is there 50 percent reserved seats on basis of marks in du in 2018 also

  12. shivam says:

    What is the mode of entrance exam of msc (math)???

  13. karan says:

    sir I secure 73.6% with PCMBE in 12th in 2017 can i will fill du admission form in 2018 again in Bsc Physics.I am general.

  14. Satya Prakash Yadav says:

    sir, Mai 12standered me 82 percent se pass Hua hoo kya Mai du se BSc kar sakta hoo 2018 Vale attempt me plz sir guide Karen

  15. Krishna Patel says:

    What’s the procedure of admissions under ECA?

  16. Sonia says:

    Sir will you please provide me msc maths syllabus😊😊



  18. MD shaquib says:

    How to take admission in
    Will entrance exam taken or direct through 12 marks

  19. Dhaval Solanki says:

    Delhi university in M.Sc chemistry is present?
    It is present:give the all informatation admissin

  20. shweta says:

    i want to know the details of entrance for msc in mathematics.

  21. Jitendra gtm says:

    last date of admission form submission for b com admission in du.

  22. summaiyah faridi says:

    well, i have to apply for BFA next year, i.e. 2018, so i want to know when will the forms come out for admission for the next year and all the other necessary details.

    thank you….

  23. Subhosri basu says:

    I want to apply for Msc physics courses of 2018. When will i have to fill up the form?

  24. Anshu says:

    I want to take admission in MSc by mathematics. Is the entrance exam compulsory.
    Please reply

  25. Lari says:

    is the entrance exam compulsory for study in M.Sc forensics? or, is it based on merit?

  26. Sumaiya Sheebani says:

    Will there be an entrance exam for BA political science (Hons.) in 2018 ?

  27. Tinku kumar says:

    Can i applie for and both in one time.
    There will be any problem in doing this in future.

  28. Anshu kumari says:

    Application criteria for

  29. Swati says:

    syllabus of du entrance exam for engineering ND Plz give suggestions for its preparation

  30. Prabhu Sharnam says:

    I want to take admission in B.A. by economics. Will I have to fight entrance test? Please inform me.

    Thank You

  31. sai kumarraju says:

    Please inform when examen are released

  32. Gargi says:

    Will there be an entrance exam for BSc in Zoology or through cut-off marks?

  33. Madhu Kumari says:

    sir news have come that du will conduct entrance test for all ug courses. To what extent it’s true?

  34. Abin Joseph says:

    Kindly inform me about site of Delhi University BTech application..


  35. Lavkush yadav says:


  36. Ajay says:

    Sir, please send me pg political science entrance exam paper old.

  37. Shikha says:

    Wht is d cutoff for PG in DU I got 91 %mark can I able to get addmission

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