St. Stephen’s College is one of the few colleges in Delhi University (DU) that holds its own admission process. Since the admissions at DU are commencing, candidates can apply to the college, after they have registered themselves on the university website.
Being a religious minority college, St. Stephen’s College has special reservations for Christian candidates from all the categories. One of the noticeable things is that the college has not a quota for students with a certificate in extra-curricular activities but considers the same at the interview.
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The application procedure to St. Stephen’s College is a two-step process, first the candidate needs to apply through Delhi University’s Central Admission Portal (CAP) and then apply to the college, respectively. Both the steps have been discussed below :
Step -1 (Applying Through DU’s CAP):
Step – 2 (Applying To St. Stephen’s College)
|Christians (Under ST Category)||17%|
|Christians (With Disabilities)||3%|
|Church of North India||Up to 40%|
Note: Rest of the seats to be filled by candidates belonging to general category and 5% seats are available for candidates applying under sports category.
Admission will be based on collective merit also called composite merit, which consists of the following entities:
Note: Differently abled (PWD) category be exempted from the written test. In this case, Class 12th marks have 85% Weightage and the interview will have 15% weightage in determining the merit.
In each of the subjects, the marks of the last candidate in the list become the cut-off marks for being called for the interview. Shortlisted candidates will be called for an entrance test followed by an interview, which carries 10% weightage.
An entrance test i.e. aptitude test carries 5% weightage in determining the merit list, aptitude test for different courses have been designed in a way to assess candidates in the respective fields of study. A brief description of the nature of aptitude tests for various courses is as follow:
Section – A: There would be five objective types/Multiple choice questions based on current affairs, carrying half mark each. The whole section carries 2.5 marks
Section – B: Candidate would be required to write a small paragraph (not more than 200 words) concerning current social, political or economic issues in India. This section also carries 2.5 marks
The interview is conducted after the completion of entrance test. The interview carries 10% of weightage in determining the merit and mainly comprises of following elements:
The list of shortlisted candidates along with interview schedule will be put up on the college website and notice boards. Candidates called for interview will get an interview call letter at their registered email address.
Note: Applicants called for the interview are required to bring a print-out of the call letter at the time of appearing for the interview.
Once the interview for a course has completed, a merit list will be put up on the notice board and college website. A waiting list will also be put up at the same time. Two passport size photographs and all the original documents should be submitted by the selected candidates, later than that will result in cancellation of admission.
Documents to be brought at the time of the interview:
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College