Delhi University (DU) PG Admission 2020: Eligibility, Application Process, Admit Card, Result

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Delhi University (DU) is one of the premier universities in India and is known for its high standards in teaching and research. DU attracts eminent scholars to its faculty. Delhi University offers admission to PG courses in various specializationsThere is a common registration portal for all PG courses offered by all the Faculties/Departments of Delhi University. Delhi University also offers correspondence courses at the postgraduate level through the School of Open Learning, Delhi University (SOLDU).

Course NameEligibilityCourse FeeLink
M ScB.Sc Degree in relevant discipline with a minimum of 50% marksINR 10,890 - 52,775/-Click here
MABA or a Bachelors' Degree in relevant disciplineINR 35,952/-Click here
B EdBachelors/Masters’ Degree in any discipline with minimum aggregate of 50% marks OR BE/B.Tech with minimum aggregate of 55% marksINR 13,210 - 68,000/-Click here
ME/ M TechBachelors' Degree in relevant discipline or Masters' Degree with minimum aggregate of 60% marksINR 1,75,000/-Click here
M ComB.Com or any other equivalent degreeINR 10,280/-Click here

All the DU aspirants seeking admission to the Postgraduate (PG) Courses, excluding the courses where admission is done on the basis of CAT/GATE or any such score, are required to register online ( Candidates must pay INR. 750/- (INR. 300/- for SC/ST) as application fees through Netbanking, Debit/Credit card or UPI.

Delhi University (DU) Result

Delhi University follows odd and even semester pattern for all the courses offered. End-semester examinations are conducted in the months of June and December for even and odd semesters, respectively. Delhi University Result is published on its official website and can be checked through the following procedure:

How to check Delhi University (DU) Result?
1. Log on to the Delhi University Exam Portal.
2. Click on the ‘Results’ tab on the home page.
3. Click on Relevant Course Link from the left sidebar and a new web page will open.
4. Click on the Relevant Course link from the links available.
5. Download and Save the PDF for future use.

For more details check: Delhi University Result, SOL Result

Check Delhi University (DU) Admission

CourseAdmission Link
Admission Link

Delhi University PG Courses Eligibility Criteria

Age Limit: There is no age limit in Delhi University and its respective colleges for admission to PG courses.
However, the regulatory bodies, such as Medical Council of India (MCI), All India Council of Technical Education (AICTE), Bar Council of India (BCI), National Council of Teacher Education (NCTE), Dental Council of India (DCI), etc. have prescribed the minimum age requirement in their respective regulations.

Educational Qualifications:

To be eligible for admission at DU in the field of LL.M or LL.B, the candidates must;

  • Possess a valid LL.B. Degree with a minimum score of 50% (45% for SC/ST)
  • The qualifying degree must be from DU or any other Indian or Foreign University recognized as equivalent by the University of Delhi.

For B.P.Ed:

  • Bachelor‘s degree in any discipline with 50% marks and having at least participation in Inter College/Inter-zonal/District/ School competition in sports & Games as recognized by the AIU/IOA/SGFI/Govt. of India. OR
  • Bachelor‘s degree in physical education with 45% marks OR
  • Bachelor‘s degree in any discipline with 45% marks and studied physical education as a compulsory elective subject. 

Delhi University PG Courses Selection Procedure

There are two modes of admission for postgraduate courses in all the Faculties/Departments of Delhi University, except the ones offering inter-disciplinary or professional courses:

Through Merit or Direct: 50% of the total intake shall be filled by direct admission of the students of Delhi University only, on the basis of merit. Students may check Delhi University Cut Off lists to confirm their admission to the desired course.

Through Entrance: Remaining 50% of the seats shall be filled through an entrance examination and Interview/Group Discussion.

For the exact date of the Entrance Exam of individual courses, one should visit the PG admission portal. There will be a NEGATIVE MARKING for an incorrect answer. While each correct answer will be awarded FOUR marks, ONE mark will be deducted for each incorrect answer.

In the case of a tie in the Entrance Test marks, the following order of preference will be applied:

  • Candidates with a higher percentage in Qualifying Examination as mentioned in the eligibility criteria will be given preference.
  • Candidates with a higher percentage in the final year of bachelor degree will be given preference, then the preceding year and so on.
  • Candidates having higher aggregate marks (five subjects including one language) in class XII Board examination will be given preference

The above-mentioned criteria shall be followed in the case of Merit-Based admissions as well.

The entrance examination shall be conducted at the Centres located in the following cities:  Bengaluru, Delhi, Jammu, Kolkata, Nagpur, and  Varanasi.

Candidates MUST bring the following documents on the day of examination at the test centre.

  • Print out of the downloaded Admit card
  • One passport size photograph (same as uploaded on the Online Application Form) 
  • Any photo ID issued by the Govt. of India (original, valid and nonexpired)
  • PwD certificate (if applicable)

For the courses having both the Entrance Test and Interview, the list of shortlisted candidates will be made available on the PG Admission Portal.

Click on the following link to learn about the courses and the fee structure- Delhi University PG Courses Fee

Courses having Interview/Group Discussion (GD) after Entrance test and their weightage:

M.Sc. Mathematics Education/ Plant Molecular Biology/ Informatics/ Operational Research/ Applied Operational Research15%
M.A. German/ Hispanic/ Italian/ French/  Applied Operational Research/ Life Long Learning & Extension15%
B.P.T./ M.P.T.10%

For M.A. Social Work and M.Sc. and Ph.D. Combined Degree in Biomedical Science

M.A. Social Work-15%
M.Sc. and M.Sc.-Ph.D. Combined Degree Programme in Biomedical Sciences10%5%

Selection Process for Integrated M.Sc.- Ph.D. Combined Degree (Biomedical Research, ACBR)

The admission to Ph.D. The program will be done on the basis of merit and availability of vacancies in the preferred research area. There will be one common Entrance Test for admission to the M.Sc. and M.Sc.-Ph.D. Combined Degree Program in Biomedical Sciences.

Delhi University PG Courses Application Process

The applicants seeking admission to the Postgraduate (PG) Courses, except for the Courses where admission is done on the basis of CAT / GATE or any such score, are required to register online.

Students can apply for the Delhi University PG Courses through online mode only. Following are the steps to submit the applications for admission to any of the courses:

Step 1: Log on to Delhi University PG Admission Portal-
Step 2: Create the login details by clicking on the “New User Registration” from the right sidebar.
Step 3: After complete this process, a verification email will be sent on your email account with a confirmation link.
Step 4: Now log on to the PG admission portal using “registered email-id” and created “password” to fill the online registration form.
Step 5: Upload following required documents

  • Passport size photograph (maximum size: 50kb; Formats: JPG/ JPEG/ PNG)
  • Scanned signature (maximum size: 50kb; Formats: JPG/ JPEG/ PNG)
  • Self-attested copy of Class 10th & 12th Certificate (maximum size: 100kb, Formats: JPG/ JPEG/ PNG/ PDF)
  • Self-attested copy of Identity Proof (maximum size: 50kb, Formats: JPG/ JPEG/ PNG)
  • Self-attested copy of Caste Certificate, if applicable (maximum size: 100kb, Formats: JPG/ JPEG/ PNG/ PDF)

Step 6: After uploading the above-mentioned documents, Click on “Submit My Profile”.
Step 7: Proceed with the online registration by clicking on “Apply in New Course”.
Step 8: Fill all the required details like education details, courses to apply, admission criteria (Merit or Entrance), etc.
Step 9: Choose the exam city.
Step 10: After filling all the details, Click the “Save Application”.

There are three options available at the bottom of the page, which are: 'Click to Modify Application', 'Pay Fee' & 'My Home'

Make Payment:

After providing complete information, you will proceed with the fee payment by clicking on ‘Pay Fee’.

Online Application fee for admission to all PG Courses

Application fee for Unreserved, OBC and other categoriesINR 750/- for each course
Application fee for SC/ST/PWDINR 300/- for each course

The application fee can be made through Net banking, Debit/Credit Card or UPI.

Note: Your application submission process will be completed only after payment of the online registration fee. The application fee is non-refundable.

Admit Card

The Admit Card can be downloaded from the Delhi University’s official website. The applicants will be required to log-in by entering their form number and DOB.
The Admit Card needs to be printed on a clear A4 size sheet. 

The candidate must carry the Admit Card at the time of the exam.

Delhi University PG Courses Reservation

The Seat reservation policy will be followed given below related to admission:

Category% of seats
Scheduled Caste (SC)15 %
Scheduled Tribe (ST)7 %
Other Backward Classes (OBC)27 %
Persons with Disabilities (PwD)3 %
Children/Widows of the Armed Forces Personnel including Para Military Forces (CW Category)/ Foreign Nationals/ Sports Quota5 %

Exam Pattern

The NTA will be conducting the Delhi University Entrance Test (DUET) 2020 from July 03, 2020, to July 08, 2020.

  • The test will be computer-based and will comprise of 100 MCQs.
  • 4 marks will be awarded for each correct answer.
  • 1 mark will be deducted for each incorrect answer.
  • The duration of the test will be of 2 hours.
  • The syllabus will be based on the UG level study pattern.

The candidate must carry the following documents at the time of the entrance exam:

  • Admit Card (Print out)
  • Photo Identity Proof ( Aadhar/PAN card)

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



Aishwarya G N

Hello sir, now I'm studying 2nd year bsc aftr tht I'm interested to study MSc in Delhi university itself so tht how can be prepared from now only?? Nd I need to knw about the entrance exams conducted from Delhi university!!!

16 Oct, 2019 15:31
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Aishwarya, you will get information on Entrance Exam to be conducted for admission in PG courses being offered in the university from here.

16 Oct, 2019 16:30

Hello any body is there i scored 10th 251/500 and 12th score 981/1200 also completed in (Chennai) passed out 2016 ,now i am eligible to study in MBA to Delhi university plz guide me

29 Aug, 2019 12:22
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Kiran, registration window for all the UG and PG courses in the university has been closed. Thus, you cannot apply for admission in 2019 session.

29 Aug, 2019 12:48
Kanchan Dui

Sir , I scored 98 in MA History under St category. Is there any chance of getting a seat in the university?

30 Jul, 2019 13:43
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Kanchan, kindly mention the course in which you tend to take admission.

30 Jul, 2019 14:35
Kanchan Dui

PG ( Mastes in history)

30 Jul, 2019 14:39
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Admission process has got over in the university. However, you may still try to get admission through management quota.

30 Jul, 2019 15:54
Pralay chakaraborty

I have completed btech from mechanical Trade can I take admission in msc maths

29 Jul, 2019 11:46
kangkana Bora

Sir, my entrance marks for pg mathematics under obc category is 22.In the first list the marks have been reduced to 53.Is there any possibility for me to get admission under obc category?

28 Jul, 2019 15:58
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Kangkana, at your score, probability of admission is less. You may still wait for all the merit list to be out.

28 Jul, 2019 16:46
Gagan Deep

My marks in entrance exam for Msc physics is 23 .I'm a general category student .Is there any chance or probability of admission?

26 Jul, 2019 10:35
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Gagan, chances of admission are low at your score. You may still contact the university at 011 2700 6900 for relevant details.

26 Jul, 2019 10:49

Is there any distance learning for b.ed program

14 Jul, 2019 17:39
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Laaihokshisha, B.Ed is not offered as a correspondence course in the university.

14 Jul, 2019 17:51
saiba shafi

hi sir, i have just completed my btech(civil) with 81%.. can i apply for mtech in geotech or transport in DU? my last semester results were out just last week, thats y i didnt apply on time.

04 Jul, 2019 11:45
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Saiba, the university does not offers M.Tech course. However, you may check other M.Tech Geotechnical Engineering Colleges from here.

04 Jul, 2019 12:10

Hello sir/madam I have completed my graduation in Political science( history, economics as subsidiary subjects and hindi) from an university in Bihar. Which courses can i apply for pg course in Delhi University? Kindly reply..

22 Jun, 2019 15:08
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Dipty, you can check the Admission Details of the university for PG courses and view the eligibility criteria for various courses from here.

22 Jun, 2019 15:12

Hello Mam I want to know that if I got supplementary in my BSc final yr and my exam will be held around August.Can I apply or will be eligible for M.Sc Chemistry course and may I apply for for that course.

11 Jun, 2019 12:35
Shobhna Chaturvedi

Hi Mahinar, till the time of document verification, it is necessary to have mark sheets (in which student has qualified the exam) of the qualifying examination. If you fail to do so, then, you admission will not get confirmed.

11 Jun, 2019 13:08

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