Delhi School of Economics (DSE), established in 1949, is a public college affiliated to the University of Delhi. The institute is highly reputed and is considered among the best Economics institutes in India.
The institute houses multiple departments of Delhi University such as- Economics, Sociology, Geography, and Commerce. Currently, Delhi School of Economics offers B.A, M.A, M.Com, MBA, M. Phil and Ph.D. in various disciplines.
The Department of Commerce offers an MBA under two specializations namely, International Business and Human Resource Development. Admission to the program will comprise of:
The minimum cutoff remains around 90+%ile in CAT every year. There is no sectional cut-off.
Admission to all PG courses will be granted on the basis of merit or the candidate’s performance in the entrance exam. All PG candidates must have scored a minimum of 50% marks in UG qualifying examinations.
Students applying for UG courses must have scored at least 40% marks in the 10+2 qualifying exams. Admission will be granted on the basis of merit.
Admission to the doctorate programs will be done on the basis of an Entrance Exam or a Written Test followed by a Personal Interview.
Considering the placements where the average CTC ranges around 10 lacs per annum, and the fees (INR 34,000 approx for the entire MBA course), it offers a high ROI.
The institute has a huge alumni network and provides above-average placements, Some of the prominent recruiters include Deloitte, Reliance Industries, Genpact, Infoedge, Amazon, Infosys, Tata Power, Godrej, etc.
Read about DSE Delhi Courses & Fee
|Name of the Institute||Delhi School of Economics|
|Type of Institute||Public|
|Basic Admission Criteria||Merit/Entrance-based|
|Name of Entrance Exam||CAT: MBA|
|Application Fee||MBA: INR. 2000/-|
|UG: INR. 250/-|
|PG: INR. 750/-|
|Ph.D./M.Phil: INR. 500/-|
|DSE Delhi MBA Registration||25 Nov, 2019 - 06 Jan, 2020||Apply|
DSE under the faculty of Commerce offers an MBA degree with the following specializations-
|No. of Specializations||2|
|Basic Eligibility Criteria||Bachelor’s Degree with 50% or above|
|Basic Admission Criteria||CAT Score|
|Total Fee||INR. 15696/- per year|
|Application Fee||INR. 2000/-|
The admission to MBA (HRD) and MBA (IB) courses will be done through three-layered processes including-
A minimum of 90+ CAT percentile score will be required for the purpose of shortlisting. Qualified candidates will be contacted for the selection process.
The selection committee evaluates the interpersonal skills in addition to the overall knowledge of the students.
Candidates are required to submit their CAT score after appearing in the Common Admission Test conducted by IIMs. Thereafter, the short-listed candidates on the basis of their CAT percentile will be called for GD, Extempore and Personal Interview.
For the purpose of Final Admission, the following weights will be assigned to different parameters, such as-
To apply for admission, the candidates have to apply separately for CAT and then to the Department for the above-mentioned programs.
Applicants can register themselves online via the official website of the Commerce Department
DSE offers a number of programs at the PG level such as- M.Com, M.A. in Economics, Geography, and Sociology for a duration of two years.
|Basic Eligibility Criteria||Bachelor’s Degree in relevant field|
|Basic Admission Criteria||Merit/Entrance-based|
The basic eligibility criteria for the courses is a Bachelor’s degree. All admissions are based on merit in the qualifying examination or the entrance exam conducted by DU.
To be eligible for admission to any of the PG courses, the candidates must possess any of the following qualifications:
|M.Com.||-||Commerce||Merit-based: B.Com (H) from DU with a minimum of 65% marks Entrance-based: B.Com. Or B.A. Economics degree with a minimum of 50% marks|
|M.A.||Sociology||Sociology||BA (Hons) in Sociology with 50% marks|
|Economics||Economics||60% marks in the qualifying examination.|
|Geography||Geography||BA (Hons)/B. Sc. (Hons) in Geography with 50%|
Admission to the DSE is granted on the basis of merit or on the basis of the candidate’s performance in the entrance exam.
Separate merit lists will be put up for the reserved and general categories to be admitted through the Entrance Test and through Direct Admissions.
The admission of students to the course will be provisional and will be confirmed by the Admission Committee of the University only after verification of the original certificates.
Candidates must submit the following documents at the time of admission:
Delhi School of Economics offers the following courses at the UG level:
|B.A. (Hons.)||Economics||10+2 Qualification with a minimum of 45% marks||Admission to the program will be based on merit.|
|B.A. (Prog)||-||10+2 qualification with a minimum of 40% marks|
Delhi School of Economics offers as a research center for the Delhi University. The college offers and M. Phil and Ph. D in Economics, Sociology, Commerce, and Geography.
|Duration||M.Phil.- 2 Years|
|Ph.D.- 3 Years|
|Basic Eligibility Criteria||Master’s Degree with a minimum of 55% marks|
|Basic Admission Criteria||Entrance-based|
Under the department of commerce, M.Phil is offered under 5 specializations-
Note- A research proposal is mandatory for Sociology for both M. Phil and Ph. D in the subject while it’s only mandatory for Ph. D in Geography.
There are two modes for applying in the M.Phil/Ph.D. course i.e. Entrance and Direct ( NET/NET-JRF).
Candidates possessing a valid score in the national level entrance exam will be exempted from the Departmental Entrance Test, though they must appear for the interview round.
Candidates will be shortlisted for the M.Phil/Ph.D. course on the basis of their performance in the entrance test and Personal interview round.
To apply for admission, the candidates must visit the official website of Delhi University and follow the given steps-
Ques. Does DSE offer Hostel Accommodation?
Ans. DSE doesn't have a designated hostel for its PG students but it does have seats in the common university-affiliated hostels which are in close proximity, however, they can be availed by a select number of students on merit basis.
There are separate hostels for the boys and the girls.
University Hostels are equipped with various facilities like Dining hall for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, common room for recreational activities, Computer room, Cafeteria for snacks, Gym, etc
Ques. How are the placements in MBA at DSE?
Ques. Can one edit mistakes in the registration/application form?
Ques. How to upload self-attested ID Proof?
Ques. Who can apply as a foreign student for the MBA program?
Ans. All foreign applicants, including those who have completed their schooling from an Indian
Board may be treated as Foreign Students for the purpose of their registration/admission in
various Departments and Colleges of the University and they may be considered for
admission under 5% quota prescribed for the foreign students.
*The article might have information for the previous academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification issued by the University/College
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