What is the procedure of admission in DU?


The University of Delhi (DU) offers undergraduate and postgraduate courses across a wide range of disciplines. The admission procedure for DU varies depending on the course you want to apply for.

Here are the general steps involved in the admission process for undergraduate and postgraduate courses in DU:

Step 1: Check the eligibility criteria

The first step is to check the eligibility criteria for the course you want to apply for. The eligibility criteria can be found on the DU website.

Step 2: Register for the required entrance exam

If an entrance exam is required for the course you want to apply for, you will need to register for the exam. The entrance exams for DU are the DUET (Delhi University Entrance Test) and the JEE Main.

Step 3: Prepare for the entrance exam

Once you have registered for the entrance exam, you will need to start preparing for it. There are many resources available online and in libraries to help you prepare for the entrance exam.

Step 4: Take the entrance exam and score well

The next step is to take the entrance exam and score well. The minimum qualifying marks for the DUET are 50% for general category candidates and 45% for SC/ST candidates.

Step 5: Apply for the counselling process

If you have scored well in the entrance exam, you will be eligible to participate in the counselling process. The counselling process is conducted by DU to allocate seats to the qualified candidates.

Step 6: Participate in the counselling process and get allotted a seat

In the counselling process, you will be ranked based on your entrance exam score and your choice of colleges. You will then be allotted a seat in one of the colleges based on your rank and the availability of seats.

Here are some of the key dates for the admission process for DU:

  • DUET application deadline: May 15, 2023
  • DUET exam date: June 15, 2023
  • DUET result date: July 15, 2023
  • Counselling: July 20, 2023 to August 20, 2023