Delhi University (DU) UG Admissions through Entrance Test 2020: Eligibility, Application Process, Result

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Delhi University UG Admissions for the academic year 2020-21 commenced from May 30, 2020. Admissions are offered to the undergraduate programmes based on merit, performance in entrance test or sometimes both. Candidates need to apply online on the official website for Entrance-based courses.

The registration fee for Delhi University and UG entrance exam is INR 250 and INR 750 (per course) respectively. For applicants from SC/ST/PwD/EWS category, registration fee is INR 100 (DU Registration) and INR 300 (per course).  Fee can be deposited using Credit Card/Debit Card/Netbanking. 

The university conducts entrance test for following UG Programmes:

  • Bachelor of Management Studies
  • Bachelor of Business Administration - FIA
  • B.A. (Hons) - Business Economics
  • B. Tech. - (IT&M)
  • B.A. (Hons) - Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Bachelors of Elementary Education (B.El. Ed.)
  • B.Sc. in Physical Education, Health Education & Sports
  • B.A. (Hons) – MMC
  • B.A. (Hons) – Music

NTA (National Testing Agency), on behalf of DU, will organize JAT (Joint Admission Test). The written test is conducted for admission to BMS, BBA – FIA, BBE, B.Tech (IT&M), BA (Hons.) HSS, B.El.Ed, B.Sc (PE. HE& S), B.A. MMC and 5 year IPJ.

For B.A. (Hons.) Music, candidate have to appear for practical test. For B.Sc (PE. HE& S) apart from test, they also need to appear for trials.

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Eligibility Criteria

The following 3 courses are offered through Faculty of Applied Social Sciences and Humanities, in various colleges of Delhi University.

  • Bachelor of Management Studies
  • Bachelor of Business Administration - Financial Investment Analysis [BBA (FIA)]
  • B.A. (Hons) - Business Economics

Admission to the above mentioned programmes is provided through Joint Admission Test (JAT). Candidates should meet following criteria to appear for the entrance:

  • Secured minimum of 60% marks at 10+2 level in four subjects including English, Mathematics and other two subjects from the list of elective subjects approved by the University.
  • Should have passed each of the four subjects in 10+2 examination. 

Admission Process

Bachelor of Management Studies

Bachelor of Business Administration - Financial Investment Analysis [BBA (FIA)]

B.A. (Hons) - Business Economics

Admission to the BMS/BBA/BA (Honours) courses is done on the basis of marks secured in the Joint Admission Test (JAT) and qualifying exam. 

The weightage of the Entrance Test and qualifying exam is as follows:

  • 65% for JAT
  • 35% for the Qualifying exam

Entrance Test will have questions from topics like:

  • Quantitative Analysis
  • Reasoning and Analytical Ability
  • General English
  • Business and General Awareness

Note: The Paper pattern will be for all the courses. There will be 100 questions and for each correct answer a student shall score + 4 marks and for each negative response there will be -1 mark. Duration of exam will be two hours.

How to Apply

Candidates seeking admission to the above mentioned UG courses can apply through the common Web Portal for centralized registration. Follow the steps mentioned below to successfully register for entrance test:

Step 1: Visit the DU admission portal and click on the “Register Here” link.

Step 2: Click on New Registration and enter requisite details. 

Step 3: After successful registration, login to the admission portal using uegistered email ID and password.

Step 4: Candidates now required to add personal and academic details.

Step 5: Choose courses for which they wish to appear for test.

Step 6: in the next step, upload the following documents:

  • Scanned Passport size photograph (maximum size: 50kb; Formats: JPG/ JPEG/ PNG)
  • Scanned signature (maximum size: 50kb; Formats: JPG/ JPEG/ PNG)
  • Self-attested copy of Identity Proof (maximum size: 50kb, Formats: JPG/ JPEG/ PNG)
  • Self-attested copy of Class 10th Certificate (maximum size: 100kb, Formats: JPG/ JPEG/ PNG/ PDF)
  • Self-attested copy of Caste Certificate, if applicable (maximum size: 100kb, Formats: JPG/ JPEG/ PNG/ PDF)

Step 7: After documents are uploaded, click on “Submit” button and see a preview of the form filled. Any modifications or update in the details should be done at this step.

Step 8: Next, click on “Save Application” button and proceed to pay the registration fee through any of the payment gateway.

Step 9: Form submission process is completed only after successful payment of registration fee.


  • Candidates can select any number of courses.
  • Application fee varies for each course.
  • Fee is calculated during the payment process.
  • All particulars must be carefully filled and verfied, as no option for correction is available after fee payment. 
  • One time correction facility is provided to edit limited number of fields against the fee of INR 100. 

Reservation Criteria

The following section contains information about the total number of seats available in the above mentioned courses, offered in different colleges of Delhi University.

Bachelor of Management Studies (BMS)

Shaheed Sukhdev College of Business Studies93281450185
Deen Dayal Upadhyay College23731245
Keshav Mahavidyalaya23731245
Sri Guru Gobind Singh College of Commerce    46
Sri Guru Teg Bahadur Khalsa College    46
Ramanujan College    46

Bachelor of Business Administration (Financial Investment Analysis) [BBA(FIA)]

Shaheed Sukhdev College of Business Studies4513072590

B.A.(Hons) Business Economics

B. R. Ambedkar College31951762
College of Vocational Studies31951762
Gargi College23731245
Lakshmibai College1552830
Maharaja Agrasen College23731245
Aryabhatta College31951762
Shivaji College31951762
Sri Guru Gobind Singh College of Commerce    40
Sri Guru Nanak Dev Khalsa College    40
Sri Guru Tegh Bahadur Khalsa College    40

B. Tech. Information Technology and Mathematical Innovations (IT&M)

Name of the InstitutionGeneralSCSTOBCTotal
Cluster Innovation Centre20631140

B.A. (Hons) Humanities and Social Sciences

Name of the InstitutionGeneralSCSTOBCTotal
Cluster Innovation Centre20631140

B.A (H) Multi Media and Mass Communication (MMMC)

Indraprastha College for Women26841452


Important Instructions:

  • Candidates can download their respective Admit Card for the entrance examination from the UG admission portal.
  • The candidate must take the print-out of the Admit Card for future use.
  • At the time of examination, candidate should carry the printed copy of the Admit Card and one identification proof bearing his/her photograph, for verification purposes.

Note: Identity proof can be any of the following documents - Aadhar Card, Driving License, PAN card, Voter’s identity card, Passport or College identity card 

Registration /Admission of foreign nationals

  • All the categories of foreign students will be considered under the same category of 5% quota for foreign nationals for admissions
  • Foreign nationals shall be exempted from the online registration process of Delhi University or appearing in Admission Entrance Test conducted by the College/Department for admission. 
  • Foreign nationals who are stationed in India and have passed last examination from Board / University in India are also exempted from online registration process of the University and appearing in entrance test
  • The University has designated the Foreign Students’ Advisor to handle any queries or provide any information regarding admission of Foreign Students.   


Room No. 11, First Floor,

Conference Centre, University of Delhi,


Phone No: 011-27666756

List of institutes for Grant of Recognition for Music certification

Bachelor Degree with Honours in Hindustani/ Percussion Music/Sangeet Shiromani Diploma Course in Hindustani Music are:

  1. Bhatkhande Sangeet Vidyapeeth (main branches)
  2. Gandharva Mahavidyalaya Mandal (main branches)
  3. Prayag Sangeet Samiti (main branches)
  4. Indira Kala Sangeet Vishvavidyalaya (main branches)
  5. Bhartiya Vidya Bhavan (main branches)
  6. Bhartiya Kala Kendra, New Delhi
  7. Sangeet Bharati, New Delhi
  8. Triveni, New Delhi

Bachelor Degree with Honours in Karnatak Music/Sangeet Shiromani Diploma Course in Karnatak Music:

  1. Diploma certificate from Music Academy, Chennai, Tamil Nadu
  2. Certificate course in Music by Technical Board, Govt. of Andhra Pradesh.
  3. Certificate of Higher/Lower Grade in Music, Govt. of Karnataka.
  4. Raga Sampoorna Certificate course in Music by Bhartiya Seva Sangh, Palghat, Kerala.

*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College




i have got 107 rank in DU entrance exam what can i do for college

20 Jul, 2019 14:57
Karishma Khatri

Hi Manmohan, Candidates who have been allotted seats in the admission list must report to the allotted college. Please carry the required documents for the verification process.

25 Jul, 2019 17:17

I have got 77.4 %in 12 th in science stream . Can i get admission in the DU ?

07 Jun, 2019 17:28
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Jyoti, students who have scored 50% or more in intermediate are eligible to apply for admission. Thus, you are eligible. However, admission will be based on the cut off of the concerned college for a specific course. After declaration of first cut off list, you will get to know if you are eligible for admission in the concerned college or not.

07 Jun, 2019 17:31
Aruna Menda

Are there different exam for different courses?

03 Jun, 2019 12:36
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Aruna, this depends on the course for which you are applying. According to the courses applied, entrance exams are conducted.

03 Jun, 2019 12:51
Lushi Kumari

is there any entrance conducted by du for ug course in political. science??..and how many collages who can take students from entrance in pol. science

30 May, 2019 14:28
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Lushi, for admission in BA Hons Political Science, the university conducts an entrance exam regardless of the college in which you seek admission. However, for simple BA Political Science course, admission is merit based and this applies to each college of the university.

30 May, 2019 15:07
shivani sharma

Is there any entrance for bsc in maths

30 May, 2019 10:15
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Shivani, no, admission to this course is done on the basis of merit only. The university will release cut off marks for all its affiliated colleges. You will have to look out for the college in which your score fits for the concerned course.

30 May, 2019 10:23

I have got 92% in 12th commerce cbse . Can I get admission in the DU.

27 May, 2019 12:11
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Kajal, yes, you will get admission in the university. However, the college cannot be finalized as for now as the university has not released the first cut off list for admission to various colleges affiliated to it.

27 May, 2019 12:50
Bula Rakshak Mourya

how to apply for DU undergraduate entrance exam 2019

23 May, 2019 13:10
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Bula, candidates may register on the official website of the university from May 21, 2019 (tentatively) for entrance exam of UG or PG courses.

23 May, 2019 13:21

I want to opt for Psychology honours n I have studied psychology in 12 as an additional subject as I am a science student so can I take admission through entrance?

10 May, 2019 13:16
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Parmila, students who have done intermediate in any stream from a recognized board will be held eligible for this course. Thus, you are eligible. However, students will get admission on the basis of Joint Admission Test (JAT) conducted by the university which will be followed by interview.

10 May, 2019 14:26
Løvish Paliwal

I want to get admission in b. A. History honors.. Can I get admission on the basis of merit list

10 May, 2019 11:41
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Lovish, admission to Hons courses is strictly done on the basis of marks in entrance exam conducted by the university. There is no other way out to get admission in the concerned course.

10 May, 2019 12:58
Shivansh Shukla

Hi can you tell me the entrance based colleges of du

09 May, 2019 15:03
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Shivansh, colleges are not entrance-based. There are few courses in which admission is done on the basis of entrance exam. Kindly mention the course regarding which you want to know.

09 May, 2019 16:04

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