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School of Open Learning, University of Delhi - [SOLDU], New Delhi

School of Open Learning, University of Delhi - [SOLDU], New Delhi

New Delhi, Delhi NCR UGC | Estd 1962 DU, New Delhi Public distance education

about college

Updated On - October 15th 2018 by ANAMIKA MAHAJAN

School of Open Learning (SOL) formerly known as The School of Correspondence Courses and Counting Education and affiliated to University of Delhi was formed in 1962 with the mission to make education easier and affordable for the students seeking correspondence education. It is a pioneer Institution in the field of Distance Education in India. The School offers UG and PG Courses in the field of Arts and Commerce. The School offers learning through distance education mode which is a viable alternative for students who need a flexible medium of instruction to attain higher education and vocational skills.  

Also Check SOL DU admission process and important dates for all courses.

SOL DU Highlights

Type

Open

Location

New Delhi

Recognition

University Grants Commission (UGC)

Distance Education Board (DEB)

Affiliated to

University of Delhi (DU), New Delhi

Establishment year

1962

SOL DU Courses

SOL offers BA Program (Bachelor of Arts), BA (Hons.) in English, Political Science, B.Com (Bachelor of Commerce) and B.Com (H) at undergraduate level and Master of Arts (MA) in Hindi, Political Science, History, Sanskrit and Master of Commerce (M.Com) at postgraduate level. The duration of UG courses is 3 years and PG courses is 2 years. Also check SOL DU Courses and fee structure.

Undergraduate Courses

SOL offers many undergraduate courses and admission to these courses is merit-based.

For admission in B.A and B.Com, the candidate must have at least 40% aggregate (36% for OBC and 38% for PWD) in 10+2 in best five subjects. A pass in 10+2 is sufficient for SC/ST candidates.

Post Graduate Courses

To get admission in PG Courses like M.A. and M.Com., the candidate has two options either Entrance based or Merit-based.

  • For admission in M.Com by Merit-based, the candidate must have completed B.Com (Hons.) or B.A. (Hons.) Economics from DU or any other recognized university with 50% marks (45% for OBC, Sports, CW & PWD). Passing marks are sufficient for SC/ST.
  • For admission through Entrance –test, the candidate must have done B.Com (Hons.) from DU or any other recognized university with 65% marks (58.5% for OBC and 60% for Sports, CW & PWD).

SOL DU Admission

Aspirants can apply online for all courses on official website of SOL, DU. Students belonging to the EWS and EOS category also have the option to apply offline and submit the application form directly at campus.

To apply for undergraduate courses, candidates should have passed class 12 from a reputed board. Applicants having a graduate degree in relevant discipline with minimum required marks from a well-recognized university or institute are only eligible to apply for masters courses.

Admission of eligible candidates to all the UG courses is done on the basis of merit of qualifying examination. Admission to PG courses is done through entrance test which is conducted by University of Delhi. Those who have completed their graduation from DU will be admitted on the basis of marks in qualifying exam. Read more about SOL DU Admission.

SOL DU Facilities

  • Reading Room - There are overall 205 seats including South Study Centre for enabling the students to study in a quiet and congestion-free environment.
  • Book Bank – The needy and the deprived can avail books easily through book banks.
  • Course Material – The well-crafted and concise printed course books are mailed to all the candidates enrolled at SOL.
  • Faculty- The highly skilled and experienced faculty members are pioneers in their fields who are available for guiding students on various educational matters.

 

3Years Correspondence
3,430
PER
YEAR

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ADMISSION DATES

10 Aug 2018
admission start date

20 Oct 2018
admission end date

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SOL DU UG Admission 2018

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College Admission Reviews

Pankaj kumar, BA, Pursued: 2018 ON 2018 - 2019

7.3/10

"No entrance exam was done the admission is based on class 12 percentage and you got easily admission if you have a quota say sc,St,obc or if you general then wait for counseling."   Read More

Sahil, BA, Pursued: 2019 ON 2017 - 2018

4/10

"for taking admission in this college you have to submit your12th class documents online on the website of SOL.du then they will verify the documents and after that they will alot you a id card then you are the student of university of delhi. no interview process was followed. i have a great interest"   Read More


3Years Correspondence
3,530
PER
YEAR

Get Detailed Fees



ADMISSION DATES

10 Aug 2018
admission start date

20 Oct 2018
admission end date

APPLY NOW

SOL DU UG Admission 2018

Read More

College Admission Reviews

Pankaj kumar, BA, Pursued: 2018 ON 2018 - 2019

7.3/10

"No entrance exam was done the admission is based on class 12 percentage and you got easily admission if you have a quota say sc,St,obc or if you general then wait for counseling."   Read More

Sahil, BA, Pursued: 2019 ON 2017 - 2018

4/10

"for taking admission in this college you have to submit your12th class documents online on the website of SOL.du then they will verify the documents and after that they will alot you a id card then you are the student of university of delhi. no interview process was followed. i have a great interest"   Read More


3Years Correspondence
3,530
PER
YEAR

Get Detailed Fees


ADMISSION DATES

10 Aug 2018
admission start date

20 Oct 2018
admission end date

APPLY NOW

SOL DU UG Admission 2018

Read More

College Admission Reviews

Vinit, Bachelor of Commerce [B.Com], Pursued: First Year ON 2017 - 2018

6.2/10

"I have got my form filled online Notification was released in july.. Administration is so good and i have not faced any problem for admission.... I didn't go to college for admission ..all things are done online and i have not faced any problem as the process is so simple ..as we have to go to on"   Read More

Himanshu, Bachelor of Commerce [B.Com], Pursued: First Year ON 2017 - 2018

8.5/10

"There is no minimum criteria for take admission in this college.The only condition is that one have to pass class twelfth to take admission in this college.For take admission first we have to open their website that is sol.du.ac.in then we select the form in which course we want to take admission th"   Read More


3,830
PER
YEAR

Get Detailed Fees


ADMISSION DATES

10 Aug 2018
admission start date

20 Oct 2018
admission end date

APPLY NOW

SOL DU UG Admission 2018

Read More

College Admission Reviews

Vinit, Bachelor of Commerce [B.Com], Pursued: First Year ON 2017 - 2018

6.2/10

"I have got my form filled online Notification was released in july.. Administration is so good and i have not faced any problem for admission.... I didn't go to college for admission ..all things are done online and i have not faced any problem as the process is so simple ..as we have to go to on"   Read More

Himanshu, Bachelor of Commerce [B.Com], Pursued: First Year ON 2017 - 2018

8.5/10

"There is no minimum criteria for take admission in this college.The only condition is that one have to pass class twelfth to take admission in this college.For take admission first we have to open their website that is sol.du.ac.in then we select the form in which course we want to take admission th"   Read More


2Years Correspondence
4,990
PER
YEAR

Get Detailed Fees




College Admission Reviews

jitender, Master of Arts [MA] (Political Science), Pursued: Second Year ON 2016 - 2017

4.2/10

"MA political science marks obtained out of 50 is 29. I choosen this because of my interest in political in and also i wanted to be a professor so my next step is m.phil and ugc net. "   Read More


College rating

based on 76 students ratings

6.2/10

7.3/10academic
5.6/10accommodation
7.0/10faculty
6.3/10infrastructure
4.9/10placements
6.0/10social

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sonalBachelor of Commerce [B.Com]Pursued 3rd year 2018 - 2019
5.0
STUDENT SATISFACTION RATINGS
Remarks -

Good- My college environment is very good. All the teachers are very strict and also kind-hearted nature towards the students. Bad - no proper lectures, no proper classes, and no projects for students this is not good for the students. they cannot learn proper things about the higher level.


8/10academic
9/10faculty
5/10infrastructure
4/10food & accom
1/10placement
3/10social life
SHIVAM GUPTABachelor of Commerce [B.Com] {Hons.}Batch : 2016
6.2
STUDENT SATISFACTION RATINGS

SOL Delhi - Best for Distance Study

Remarks -

As I mentioned earlier that the main advantage is you can get your degree as well as prepare for any competitive exam simultaneously. So considering this, SOL is best. GOOD LUCK with your admission.


8/10academic
8/10faculty
5/10infrastructure
6/10food & accom
3/10placement
7/10social life
Prerna BawejaBachelor of Commerce [B.Com]Batch : 2015
5.0
STUDENT SATISFACTION RATINGS

Vacation vibes

Remarks -

Limited result are OK to us but not slashing of marks.


8/10academic
5/10faculty
3/10infrastructure
5/10food & accom
5/10placement
4/10social life
MAYANK BANSALBachelor of Commerce [B.Com] (Accountancy)Pursued 3rd year 2018 - 2019
6.5
STUDENT SATISFACTION RATINGS

SOL, DU

Remarks -

This college i.e. School of open learning is much better than some of the regular colleges.


8/10academic
8/10faculty
7/10infrastructure
9/10food & accom
3/10placement
4/10social life
Sumit KhannaBachelor of Commerce [B.Com] {Hons.}Batch : 2009
8.5
STUDENT SATISFACTION RATINGS

Awesome Lewarning

Remarks -

College management always cares about the students. Whenever students are in need, they can take guidance from the management. Management always tries to find the solution to the problem of the students. They treat the students as clay. They are helpful even during examination related problem like an issue of duplicate roll number in case of emergencies.


10/10academic
8/10faculty
8/10infrastructure
9/10food & accom
8/10placement
8/10social life

facilities

Library
Laboratory
Comp Labs
Cafeteria
Auditorium
Sports
Classrooms
Medical

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5, Cavalry Lane, University of Delhi, Near University Metro Station
New Delhi - 110007
Delhi NCR , India

0.55KmInternational Student Hostel

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Comments

Comments


3 Comments
Priyanka Shrivastav

Hey, I want to apply for M.A in geography. I want to know did Delhi university provide PG course in geography from correspondence.

21 May, 2018 14:16
Akansha Expert

Hi Priyanka, This Delhi University does not provide this course for the students.

21 May, 2018 16:40
Priya Rani

Sir, I need to take admission in M Sc (Botany) regular course in 2017-18 session. Pls provide the procedure.

22 Feb, 2017 17:03
Akash Gupta

is distance learning for available for mca in du.... if yes, then what is fees structure for it....??

22 Feb, 2017 17:03

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