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DU JAT 2021 Results, Dates, How To Download, Answer Key, And Scorecard

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Bhavya Rawal

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DU JAT 2021 Results will be released online on the official website of Delhi University after the commencement of the entrance test. DU JAT 2021 Results will be published in the pdf format. Candidates will be able to download their scorecards by entering DU JAT form number and birth date. The candidates will be shortlisted on the basis of marks secured in the written exam for another part of the selection process – Interview and Group Discussion. Candidates will be shortlisted based on DU JAT score.

In the selection process of DU JAT 2021, 85% weightage to Written Exam and 15% weightage to Group Discussion & Interview have been prescribed. Merit list will be prepared after completion of written exam and group discussion & interview. Accordingly, the merit list of admission will be accomplished

Candidates are advised to read the complete article to know more about DU JAT 2021 Results.

DU JAT 2021 Results Highlights

Result Highlights
Name of Exam Joint Admission Test
Conducting Body of DU JAT University of Delhi
Colleges Participating in DU JAT for offering Admission 20 Colleges of Delhi
Courses Offered under DU JAT Entrance Exam Undergraduate Programmes (BA, BSc, BBA, BMS, B.Tech, etc.)
Mode of Result Announcement Online
Official Website for Result Declaration du.ac.in
Details required for downloading DU JAT Result Registration No. (User ID) and Date of Birth (Password)

DU JAT Result Dates

DU JAT 2021 Result Important Dates

Event Date 
DU JAT 2020 Exam Date To be notified
Answer Key Releases on To be notified
Announcement of DU JAT 2020 Result To be notified
Availability of Score Card for DU JAT 2020 To be notified
Release of First Cut off List To be notified
Release of Final Rank List To be notified
Group Discussion and Personal Interview To be notified
Counselling Session commencement To be notified

Check DU JAT Result

How to Check DU JAT 2021 Result?

DU JAT 2021 result will be published online on the official website. Candidates will be able to check the result by entering their form number and date of birth. The process to check and download the result are as follows:

  • Visit du.ac.in
  • Go to “Link for viewing Result”
  • A new browser window will open
  • Click on the Tab which shows “JAT BMS/BBA (FIA) & B.A. (Hons.) Business Economics”
  • This will take you to the Merit List which is displayed in form of a PDF
  • The Result will be shown on the screen
  • Download and Take Print for future references

Details on Scorecard

Scorecard for DU JAT 2021 shows the result of online written test and eligibility for the next round of selection i.e. Group Discussion & Interview. The score will be topic-wise. Details are as follows:

  • Name of Candidate
  • Registration/Form Number
  • Roll Number for DU JAT 2021
  • Category of Candidate
  • Percentile Score
  • Status of Selection for Group Discussion and Interview Session

DU JAT 2020 Toppers

DU JAT 2020 Toppers

In DU JAT 2019 two candidates secured 100 percentile. Ishaan Jain and Shantanu Choudhary emerged as the topeer of DU JAT 2019 and they both were on the same rank. There were eight other students who secured 99 percentile. the ranks were allotted on the basis of the difference upto 3 decimals. The details of the toppers are tabulated below:

Name Percentile

Ishaan Mittal


Abhishek Anand


Harivansh Gahlot


Vijay Jha


Shreya Jamwal


Arnav Agrawal


Nikunj Aggarwal


Saurabh Kudligi


DU JAT Score Calculation

DU JAT Score Calculation

The entrance exam is conducted for 400 marks. Each correct answer will be awarded with four marks and one mark will be deducted for each incorrect answer. The question paper are prepared in multiple series and each series is different from another. So, a normalization process is carried out to make the calculation unbiased and fair. Normalisation is done using an equi-percentile method. The percentile derived from these processes are finally used to calculate the rank of each candidate. The rank of the candidates is based on the total number of candidates appeared, average score, level of difficulty of entrance exam and the highest score secured.

DU JAT Normalisation Process

In the entrance exam the question papers are prepared in four series and each series are different from each other. In order to make the calculation process fair the scores are calculated through normalization process. The final rank is prepared after concluding the normalization of marks. The normalisation process is done by the following method:

  • To adjust the difficulty level of question paper of all the series the scores are normalised and then a final rank is allotted to every candidate
  • The scores are normalised using an equi-marginal method
  • The equi marginal method is calculated as Equi-percentile score= {[(Total no. of candidates in a shift) – (score of the candidate in the shift)] / (Total no. of candidates – 1)} x 100

Tie-Breaking Procedure

If two or more candidates gets a same rank then the following methods are applied to decide the superiority:

  • Candidates who are having more marks in class 12(best four subjects) are given priority

  • Candidates having greater score in best five subjects in class 12 are considered first in the tie up list
  • Candidates who are senior in terms of age are considered superior
  • Candidates having more marks in the entrance test enjoys priority in the merit list in case of a tie.

DU JAT Answer Key

DU JAT 2021 Answer Key

Provisional answer key for DU JAT 2021 will be released once the  on September 25, 2020. DU JAT 2020 Final Answer Key will be uploaded by the department of the university on the official website of the University of Delhi soon. Applicants can download the answer key and match it with their answers. If there is any discrepancy in the answers, the applicant can apply for evaluation of answer sheet and can get a copy of OMR Response Sheet.

  • DU JAT 2020 Answer Key can be challenged till September 28, 2020.
  • Candidates have to pay a sum of Rs. 200/- (Two Hundred only) as processing fee for each key challenged.
  • Kindly pay the fee by clicking on ‘Click here to Pay Fee’.
  • Select Mode of Payment and Pay your fee for each question challenged.
  • Make payment through Debit/Credit Card/Net Banking.

DU JAT Merit List

DU JAT 2020 Merit List

DU JAT admission will be based on the rank in a competitive examination, which is constructed on the basis of marks secured in DU JAT 2021, Group Discussion and Interview.
DU JAT 2021 will be of objective type Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ) conducted offline.

Seats under general category will comprise of all students who have achieved a higher rank in merit list regardless of their category (General / OBC / ST / SC). Merit List for Reserved category will have been made as per the reservation rules and seats allotted to a particular category. Separate merit list will be prepared for the reserved category.

The weightage assigned in constructing merit is as follows:

Particulars Weightage Marks
DU JAT 2020 Entrance Exam Score 85%
Group Discussion and Interview 15%

DU JAT Cut off

DU JAT 2021 Cut off

Cut off for admission to DU colleges will be declared time to time with the procedure of admission and seats for admission remain vacant. Under DU JAT many colleges of the University of Delhi participate and offer some courses and programs. Every college has its own eligibility criteria and also it has its own cut off as per seats available for the course and programs. Centralized Cut off is announced by DU after the declaration of Merit.

Many factors influence cutoff every year such as mentioned below herewith:

  • Number of Applicants
  • Category of Applicants
  • Difficulty Level of Question paper
  • Seats offered by a particular institution
  • Seats available for particular course /program
  • No. of Applications for particular courses/program

DU JAT Cut Off Dates:

DU JAT First Cut Off List To be announced
Last Date of Admission Against First Cut Off To be announced
DU JAT Second Cut Off List  To be announced
Last Date of Admission Against Second Cut Off To be announced
DU JAT Third Cut Off List To be announced
Last Date of Admission Against Third Cut Off To be announced

DU JAT Counselling

DU JAT 2021 Counselling

Candidates who achieve a higher rank in the merit list, get the first chance for counselling. In the first session of counselling, admission is reserved as per the offer of the institutions and choices of candidates. After the first session of counselling, a new cut off list is released on the official website of DU for admission to the remaining seats.

Rank holder candidate, whose rank is lying under that cutoff, will be eligible for the next counselling session. This way for remaining seat cutoff will be announced for a 3rd counselling session. This will continue until the seats are available for admission and admission session is not over. There will be 3 counselling sessions in an admission procedure.

Counselling session is the final round for admission. The candidate will have to present:

  • Original Academic documents
  • Proof of Category
  • DU JAT scorecard
  • DU JAT Admit Card
  • 5 Self Photographs
  • Photocopy Set of all documents

After counselling, the seat will have to be reserved by depositing admission fee, original documents with admission form and other charges within the stipulated time in the office of the particular college.

Event Date and Time (Tentative)
Applicants permitted to change their preference order To be notified
First Allotment
Declaration of First Allotment List To be notified
Online application for admission & fee payment To be notified
Closing for Online application for admission To be notified
Closing of online fee payment To be notified
Second Allotment
Declaration of Second Allotment List To be notified
Online application for admission & fee payment To be notified
Closing for Online application for admission To be notified
Closing of online fee payment To be notified
Third Allotment
Declaration of Third Allotment List To be notified
Online application for admission & fee payment To be notified
Closing for Online application for admission To be notified
Closing of fee payment To be notified

What after the declaration of DU JAT Result 2021?

Candidates need to complete the admission formalities at the colleges within the specified time-frame. Candidates allotted colleges and courses are required to provide the necessary documents at the time of admission. Applicants should take a printout of the registration form and list of necessary documents or certificates and proceed to the respective colleges for document verification. Candidates need to pay the required fees for admission after the college/department approves their application.

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

Ques: What shall be the minimum marks in DU JAT to be eligible for admission?

Ans: The final rank list is prepared on the basis of marks in entrance test and in class 12 boards. Candidate having above 75% score in class 12 shall secure at least 230 marks in the entrance exam in order to be eligible for admission. 

Ques: When will DU JAT 2021 result be declared?

Ans: DU JAT 2021 result is expected by the second week of July 2021. The result will be published on the official website of NTA and can be downloaded by entering form number and date of birth. 

Ques: Will there be any second cut off list if I did not get admission in the first list?

Ans: There will be three cut off list for DU JAT 2021 admissions. The second cut off list will be published for the remaining seats after first phse admissions. The third cut off list will be published for the remaining seats after 2nd phase of admission. The cut off released until the vacancy ends. Usually the seats get occupied in three phases. 

Ques: How should I prepare for Group Discussion and Personal Interview?

Ans: The GDPU is conducted after the rank qualifies the cut off. The interview is basically done to examine the communication skills of the candidate. The total weightage of GDPI in the preparation of merit list is 35%. 

Ques: Does DU releases the scorecard of DU JAT 2021?

Ans: Yes, candidates can download their scorecard by logging with the required credentials. 

Ques: What is the equated percentage in DU JAT result 2021?

Ans: The equated percentage in DU JAT result indicates the normalized marks of candidates.

Ques: What is the validity of the DU JAT score?

Ans: The score of DU JAT is valid for admission for a particular year i.e 2021-2022.

Ques: Is there any provision for re-evaluation of DU JAT scores?

Ans: No, there is no provision for re-evaluation of scores.

Ques: My name is there on the merit list. Will I get admission?

Ans: The merit list prepared based on the performance of candidates in the entrance test does not guarantee that they are offered admission. Candidates need to meet the eligibility criteria prescribed by the colleges.

Ques: What’s the weightage ratio for admission to colleges through DU JAT?

Ans: The participating colleges give 65% weightage to the entrance test and 35% weightage to the candidate’s score in Class 12.

Ques: Why marks are normalized before the ranking process?

Ans: In DU JAT exam, question papers for each shift are different, therefore the difficulty level of the questions may vary. To adjust the difficulty levels of question papers, the marks of candidates are normalised.

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


mansi rawat
If I have got 88% in du jat then am I eligible to take admission in du colleges
neha rani
Hi Manshi, its depends on the merit list of the d.u whether you will get admission or not in du.
snehasis pattanaik
Sir/Madam,My total score in du jat is 55.59(including jat score and my 12th score).I wanted to know if i am eligible for any course offered by DU
garima bansal
HI Sneha , its depends on the merit list of the d.u whether you will get admission or not in du