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DU JAT 2021 Exam Date, Application Form, Eligibility, Registration, Pattern and Syllabus

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DU JAT 2021 will be conducted by NTA on behalf of Delhi University for admission in BMS (Bachelor of Management Studies), BA (Hons), Business economics, and BBA (FIA). DU JAT 2021 is executed to held in the month of June/July 2021. DU JAT 2021 Application Form is expected to release in the month of May 2021.

The exam is conducted each year and the admissions are granted to the eligible candidates based on their scores in the entrance examination as well as the class 12 board exam. Check DU JAT Eligibility Criteria

DU JAT Latest Updates:

  • April 29: DU JAT Syllabus will have topics on business & general awareness, reasoning & analytical ability, QA, and general English. Check Here
  • April 25: DU JAT Admit Card 2021 is expected a few weeks before the exam date. Check Here

DU JAT 2021 will be conducted via online mode. The question paper will be containing four sections i.e. business and general awareness, reasoning and analytical ability, quantitative ability, general English. For every correct answer, four marks will be awarded whereas one mark will be deducted for every incorrect answer. Check DU JAT 2021 Exam Pattern

After the declaration of the results, the authority can choose candidates on the basis of the marks scored by the candidate in the entrance examination. Then the selected candidates will be referred to as to look for the GD (Group Discussion) and Persona Interview) rounds conducted by the authority. 

DU JAT 2021 Highlights

Name of the exam


DU JAT Full-Form

Delhi University Joint Admission Test

Types of Exam

UG Level

Level of Exam

University Level

Courses Offered

Management; BMS, BBA (FIA) and B.A (Hons.) in Business Economics

Organizing Body


Mode of applying


Mode of Exam


Date of the exam

Not yet announced

Exam Duration

02 Hours

Official website


DU JAT 2021 Important Dates

DU JAT 2021 Important Dates


Dates (Expected)

Availability of Application Form

May 2021

End of Online Registration

May 2021

Availability of Admit card

June 2021

Entrance Test date

June/July 2021

Announcement of Result

August 2021

Starting of the Admission process

August/September 2021

DU JAT Application Form

DU JAT 2021 Application Form

DU JAT 2021 Registration is expected to get started from the first week of April 2021. Applications will be filled via online mode. The application form includes the process of registration, uploading of images and fee payment

Follow the steps given below to fill the application form.

DU JAT 2019 Application Process

Part 1: Registration

  1. Visit the official website of DU LLB
  2. Click on ‘New Registration’
  3. Candidates have to fill the credentials like
  • Candidates Name
  • Date of birth
  • Email ID, etc.
  1. After filling all the credentials click on ‘submit’

Part 2: Filling Details in Application Form

Candidates have to fill the following details in the Application form

  • Personal details
  • Basic details
  • Educational details
  • Communicational details, etc.

Part 3: Uploading of Images

Candidates have to upload a recent passport size scanned photograph. Given below are the documents candidates have to upload:

  • Passport size photograph in jpg format and size should be not more than 50 kb
  • Scanned image of signature in jpg format and size should be not more than 50 kb
  • Scanned image of ID Proof in jpg format and should not exceed 100 kb
  • 10th class certificate in jpg format, size not more than 100 kb
  • Category certificate (if applicable) in jpg format. Size should not exceed 100 kb.

Part 4: Fee Payment

The application form will not be submitted without the payment of the application fee. Fee once paid will not be refunded. General category candidates have to make payment of INR 750. Relaxation will be given to candidates belonging to reserved category. SC/ST/Pw D candidates have to make payment of INR 300.

  1. Candidates have to make payment through the official website
  2. Login to candidates portal with the help of email ID and password
  3. Candidates can make payment via:
  •  Debit Card
  • Credit Card
  • Net Banking
Category Fee
General Category INR 750
Reserved Category (SC/ST/Pw D) INR 300

DU JAT Eligibility

DU JAT 2021 Eligibility Criteria

Candidates must check the eligibility criteria for DU JAT 2021 before filling the application form. If the candidates do not fulfil eligibility criteria then their candidature will be rejected.

Given below is the eligibility criteria for DU JAT 2021.

  • Candidates must have completed 10+2 or equivalent exam from a recognized board
  • General category and OBC category Candidates must possess 60% marks in 10+2 or equivalent
  • Reserved category candidates must have obtained 50% marks to apply.
  • Candidates appearing in the qualifying examination are also eligible to apply.

DU JAT Exam Pattern

DU JAT 2021 Exam Pattern

DU JAT is conducted in computer-based mode(CBT). The question paper is of objective type i.e. MCQ based. The question paper consists of 100 questions to be attempted in a duration of 2 hours. There are 4 section in the question paper consisting of 25 questions each. The question paper will only available in the English language. For every single correct answer candidates will be awarded 3 marks. There is also a negative marking of 1/3. For every incorrect response, the candidate loose1 mark. DU JAT 2021 Exam Pattern is designed to be at the 10+2 level. 

The question paper checks a candidate’s knowledge of Quantitative Ability, General English, Business & General Awareness and Reasoning & Analytical Ability.

Exam Pattern Highlights
Exam Mode Online
Number of papers  1
Question Paper Type  Multiple Choice Questions
No. of Sections 4
Subjects  Quantitative Ability, General English, Business & General Awareness, and Reasoning & Analytical Ability
Questions 100 questions
Questions in each section 25 questions per section
Exam duration 2 hours
Exam language English
Marking Scheme 3 marks per question
Negative Marking 1 mark

DU JAT Syllabus

DU JAT 2021 Syllabus

Given below is the syllabus for DU JAT 2021 candidates can check. Before starting preparing for DU JAT 2021 candidates must have ample knowledge of the syllabus. Getting a fair idea of the syllabus will increase the candidate’s better understanding of question paper.

Subject Syllabus
Quantitative Ability Numbers, Profit and loss, Fractions and decimals, Ratio and proportion, graphs and pie chart
Reasoning and Analytical Ability Verbal analogy Word sequence Terms and prepositions Time sequence Number series Direction and distance Diagram Verbal reasoning Missing characters
General English Grammar and usage Identification of common errors Synonyms and antonyms Vocabulary word-formation Comprehension at sentence and paragraph level Fill in the blanks One-word substitution Pairing of words
General Awareness Geography Economics General history Politics Current affairs Science Computers

DU JAT Admit Card

DU JAT 2021 Admit Card

DU JAT 2021 Admit Card will be released in the month of May 2021. Admit cards will be available to download from the official website. Candidates must preserve their admit card for all further processes of admission. DU JAT 2021 Admit Card acts as an identity proof, entry in the examination hall will be done only through admit card.

Given below are the steps to download DU JAT 2021 Admit Card:

  1. Candidates can download their Admit Card from the official website.
  2. Login to candidates’ portal by providing ID and Password
  3.  Download the admit card.
  4. Take a print out of the Admit Card and preserve it for future purposes.
  5. Candidates should check the following information on Admit Card before taking the print out.
  • Candidates Name
  • Address
  • Contact Details
  • Candidates Photograph
  • Examination Centre
  • Timing of the Exam

DU JAT Answer Key

DU JAT 2021 Answer Key will be available on the official website of NTA. Candidates can check the answer sheet to match their answers to predict the marks in the entrance test. If any candidate wants to make a claim for a doubtful answer then it can be done by paying an amount of 200.00 INR per answer key. The process to challenge the answer key is mentioned below:

  • Visit the official website of NTA i.e. nta.ac.in
  • Enter form number and date of birth
  • Click on ‘sign in’
  • In the next window click on ‘objection’
  • Enter the details of claim
  • Enter the reason of claim
  • Complete the payment procedure
  • The challenge will be registered and checked accordingly.

DU JAT Exam Centres

DU JAT 2021 Exam Centres

DU JAT 2021 will be conducted at various exam centers across 24 cities in India. Candidates had to select their choice of exam cities for DU JAT exam while filling up the application form. Check below the list of test cities for DU JAT 2021 for all the regions:

























DU JAT Result

DU JAT 2021 Result

DU JAT 2021 Results are expected to be released in the month of July 2021.

  • The merit list will be prepared on the basis of percentile secured by the candidates.
  • The colleges under Delhi University considers 65% weightage from the entrance test and 35% from class 12 result.
  • After the declaration of DU JAT result the colleges will publish their eligibility criteria and the candidates will be able to apply according to their rank/percentile.
  • In order to ensure that no student gets any advantage or disadvantage from it, Delhi University has introduced DU JAT Normalization process to calculate the scores of students.
  • The scores are obtained after normalizing the candidate's marks using the equi-marginal method i.e. Equi-percentile score= {[(Total no. of candidates in a shift) –  (score of the candidate in the shift)] / (Total no. of candidates –  1)} x 100. 
  • The rank is prepared after the final normalization process. Candidates can check and download their results by following the steps mentioned below:

How to Check DU JAT 2021 Result?

  • Visit the official website of NTA
  • Click on ‘link to view result’
  • The merit list list will appear on the screen in .pdf format
  • To download the scorecard click on ‘candidate log in to view individual result’
  • Enter form number and date of birth
  • The scorecard will appear on the screen

DU JAT Counselling

DU JAT 2021 Counselling

Candidates who manage to clear DU JAT 2021 cut off criteria, will be called for group discussion and personal interview. The seats will be allotted on the basis of the candidate’s performances and marks. There is no separate form to be filled for the counselling process.

Documents required on the day of counselling:

  • 10+2 marks sheet
  • 10+2 passing certificate
  • Character Certificate
  • Category Certificate
  • Admit Card of Entrance Exam
  • 8 Passport Size Photograph
  • Age Certificate

DU JAT Cut Off

DU JAT 2021 Cut Off

DU JAT 2021 cut off will be released in the month of June 2021. The cut off will be released by the colleges for all categories separately. The eligible candidates will have to take admission within two days after the release of the first cut-off list. DU JAT will release three cut off list provided that the seats are vacant after first and second phases of admission. 

  • After the announcement of cut off marks those who will be eligible have to appear in GDPI(Group Discussion and Personal Interview) rounds conducted by the colleges.
  • In 2019 the cut off was released by DU JAT in three rounds depending upon the seats available after concluding each round.
  • The cut off marks are different for general and reserved category and the colleges also release the rank range separately for General, SC and ST candidates.
  • Last year the top colleges invited admissions for up to 155 rank(general) and 2817(OBC).

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

Ques. When will DU JAT 2021 result be released?

Ans. DU JAT 2021 results are likely to be declared in the first week of June 2021. 

Ques. What is the minimum marks required to qualify DU JAT?

Ans: To secure a good rank in DU JAT a candidate requires a minimum of 200 marks provided that class 12 score is around 90%. 

Ques. How much marks do I require to get a rank in the range of 100-200?

Ans: DU JAT Percentile is calculated considering 65% weightage in the entrance exam and 35% weightage for the marks secured in class 12 boards. If a candidate have secured 250 marks in the entrance exam then the class 12 marks shall be above 85%. With these scores a candidate can easily get a rank of 100-200. 

Ques. Is there any policy different for a candidate who is not a native of Delhi?

Ans: DU JAT do not bifurcates on the basis of nativity. Candidate from all over the country can apply for the exam. However, in some cases the candidates who are natives of Delhi may get a relaxation of 5% in the score of qualifying exam. 

Ques. What should be the minimum rank to apply for Shaheed Sukhdev College of Business Studies?

Ans: Shaheed Sukhdev College of Business Studies is one of the finest college of Delhi University. The minimum rank required in DU JAT to get admission in this college is 155-160. 

Ques: Can I fill the application form for DU JAT 2021 in offline mode rather than applying online?

Ans: No, candidates are supposed to apply online only, form filling procedures must be done in online mode only.

Ques. Do I need to upload a caste certificate while filling the form, in case I belong to this category?

Ans: Yes, if you come under any reserved category, it is mandatory to submit the caste certificate proof.

Ques. If one has not studied Mathematics as one of the subjects in class 12, will he/she be eligible for DUJAT 2021?

Ans: Since, mathematics is a compulsory subject for DUJAT 2021 in class 12th, so anyone who has not studied it in class 12th will not be eligible for DUJAT 2021 To apply for BBA (FIA), BMS or B.A (Hns) programs, candidates must have studied four subjects in class 12th including English, Mathematics as compulsory subjects.

Ques. What will be the difficulty level of DU JAT?

Ans. Questions in DU JAT exam are expeceted to be moderate in terms of difficulty level.

Ques. Which examination agency conducts DU JAT entrance test?

Ans. National Testing Agency conducts DU JAT on behalf of Delhi University.

Ques. What will be the exam pattern for DU JAT 2021?

Ans. DU JAT will comprise of 100 multiple-choice questions carrying four marks each. The test will be conducted for two hours. 

Ques. Will be there be any negative marking in DU JAT exam?

Ans. Yes, one mark will be deducted for every wrong answer while four marks will be awarded for every correct answer.

Ques. What will be the syllabus for DU JAT 2021?

Ans. DU JAT syllabus outlines the topics and sub-topics under each section of the exam. DU JAT syllabus is expected to be spread over four sections—Quantitative Ability, Reasoning & Analytical Ability, General English, and Business & General Awareness

Ques. In how many cities DU JAT will be conducted?

Ans DU JAT 2021 exam will be held at 22 exam centers across 18 cities. This year, the entrance exam will be conducted across 20 cities.

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


khushi maheshwari
Is it compulsory to have maths in class 12 the in DUJAT
aniket ranjan

No, It's not compulsory to have Math as subject in 12th class to appear for DU JAT entrance exam. For DU JAT, you must have a minimum qualification of Class 12 examination from any recognized board with a minimum of 60% of total marks in aggregate.

When should the aspirants report to the test centre?
aditi arun

Hello Pradeepraj,

The examination is conducted in two shifts- 12 to 2 PM and 4 to 6 PM. You should report at least 1 hour before the commencement of your shift Your reporting time will also be mentioned in your Admit Card. For more details, visit – DU JAT Admit Card.

When should the aspirants report to the test centre?
aniket ranjan

Hii pradeepraj, the aspirants should reach the examination center 30 minutes before the starting of the DU JAT test. For more details Click Here

What should I study for Du JAT?
manika gupta

Hi, Candidates should first brush up their fundamentals and make a list of all the shortcuts and formulae that could be asked in DU JAT 2020. They should further develop a practice regime to improve their speed and accuracy.

shivam kumar jha
hello, I am looking for colleges for BBA in Delhi NCR.
shobhna chaturvedi

Hi Shivam, you can check the some of the colleges in Delhi offering this course from below:

You can check the complete list of the colleges from here: BBA Colleges in Delhi

shrey bhan
can we apply with two certificates one from CBSE and additional math certificate from NIOS for DU JAT
shobhna chaturvedi

Hi Suneeta, additional Mathematics certificate is not required if you have one from CBSE. However, you can check the Eligibility Criteria for this exam from here.


when i can apply for bba and bms, i have done 12th with biology having 66%

garima bansal
HI Danish, The applications are closed now
vinayak sangal
I want to know whether Maths is required for being eligible for admission in BMS in Delhi University
garima bansal
Hi Vinayak, Yes maths is compulsory for the admission in BMS in Delhi University
I am waiting for my 12 results than also can I apply
bhawna vedwal
NO, You can not apply because Candidates will need to have the 12th marksheet ready before applying for DU JAT 2018: