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

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Shekhar Suman

Exams Prep Master | Updated On - Jul 17, 2021

DU has announced that with the cancellation of board exams and COVID 19 crisis that will not allow the entrance exams to be conducted, admission will be based on merit. As CBSE formulates a way to prepare result, the same will be used for admission.

DU JAT 2021 is 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:

  • July 14: DU Admission 2021 Registration process to begin from August 2, 2021 for UG courses and July 26, 2021 for PG Courses.
  • June 21: DU JAT 2021 Registration Process may be delayed until July 31, 2021.
  • June 9: Delhi University Admission for 2021 begins from July 15, they might conduct CUCET to admit students to the UG program.
  • June 2: DU JAT Entrance exam is no longer an adoption with the board seeking to admit candidates based on merit.
  • 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 is conducted in online mode. The question has 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  July 15, 2021

End of Online Registration

May 2021 To be announced

Availability of Admit card

June 2021 To be announced

Entrance Test date

June/July 2021 To be announced

Announcement of Result

August 2021 To be announced

Starting of the Admission process

August/September 2021 To be announced

DU JAT Application Form

DU JAT 2021 Application Form

DU JAT 2021 Registration will start online if the exam is conducted. 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.


sachin kumar
I am ready for BBA course. I want Join college in delhi.
jaspreet kaur

Some of the top colleges in Delhi that offer the Bachelor's of Business Administration course are Jamia Milia Islamia University, Jagan Institute of Management Studies, Tecnia Institute of Advanced Studies, Delhi University, etc. To know more colleges, do visit Top BBA Colleges in Delhi 2021.

kasturika bordoloi
when is the date of entrance exam and center in Assam
jaspreet kaur

Delhi University has released the schedule for the registration in undergraduate and postgraduate courses but no dates have been announced about when the DU JAT entrance examination will take place. To stay updated with the whole process, do visit DU JAT Admissions 2021.

saksham raj
DU JET BMS entrance all details
jaspreet kaur

DU JAT entrance examination is conducted by the Delhi University for admission in management courses such as Bachelor's of Management Studies(BMS) course, Bachelor's of Business Administration(BBA FIA) course, and Bachelor's of Arts(BA) business economics honours course. To know more about the entrance, do visit DU JAT Admissions 2021.

riyadh choudhary
How to apply for du jat
diya suresh

Candidates who are eligible for the exam need to apply at the official website in online mode only. The exam will be conducted by University of Delhi in July 2021. Registration and fee payment process is completely online. The result for the entrance test is expected to be out by August 2021.

bhavya dhawan
In which website online form of du jat available
shivangi srivastava

The application forms for DU JAT 2021 will soon be avilable on the official website of Delhi University itself on 15th July, 2021 tentatively. You may visit the site to apply successfully thereby. The site is also mentioned in the highlights section of the following link for your further analysis: DU JAT 2021 Highlights.

kakoli gogoi
When will the DU JAT exam be conducted ?
shivangi srivastava

Well, it is to notify you that DU has announced that due to the global pandemic of covid- 19 the entrance examination of DU JAT 2021 will not be conducted and the admission will be based on merits. The application forms are expected to release on 15 July, 2021 on the official website.

mohammed najamuddin
What is the cutoff for admission in BBA course?
diya suresh

The cut off has not been released yet and it is expected to be out by July. Expected cut off for the course is between 230-240. There will be three cut off lists released for DU JAT depending on the availability of the seats. Out of the cut-off marks, 65% will be considered from the DU JAT score while the remaining 35% is from the candidate's merit list.

bhagyashri kene
Is there any website to get the notes for the exam?
diya suresh

You can refer class notes as well as notes from toppers which will be available on the official website and various other sites. To prepare for the test, you can refer to the sample test papers as well as previous year question papers. Find more details at DU JAT 2021 Preparation tips.

Do I have to take passport size photo at the exam center?
aniket ranjan

No, You don't need to take passport size photograph at the exam center. You just need to take your Admit card along with valid photo identity proof at exam hall.  You must take two printouts of DU JAT Admit Card and get both of those signed by the invigilator at the examination center. 

ammar zaheer ahmed
What are the ways to download my admit card?
aniket ranjan

DU JAT 2021 Admit Card will be released in the first week of July, 2021 and It will be available for download from the official website only. No hard copy of the same will sent to you separately. You must take two printouts of DU JAT Admit Card and get both of those signed by the invigilator at the examination center. 

laxmi mishra
How many seats are available at the colleges for admission in BMS course?
diya suresh

There are different colleges offering 3 year undergraduate course of BMS and for each one the number of seats may vary. It is therefore not possible to predict the exact number. s CBSE has cancelled 12th class exams, candidates will now be shortlisted on merit basis.

kunal thakrar
What is the syllabus for BA Hons. entrance test?
diya suresh

The syllabus for DU JAT is covered via different sections of quantitative ability, reasoning and analytical ability, general english and business and general awareness. The topics will be more or less be based on the curriculum of 12th class. To know more details click DU JAT 2021 syllabus.

kashish tomar
Can the exam be given online or offline?
aniket ranjan

DU JAT is conducted every year in offline mode by NTA on behalf of Delhi University for admission in various programmes. This year due to pandemic DU has dropped the Idea of conducting exam and admission will be based on merit as CBSE formulates a way to prepare result, the same will be used for admission.

puja sao
During registration, do I have to submit scanned copies of marksheet?
diya suresh

Yes you have to upload the marksheet and certificate of 10th and 12th class at the time of registration along with other documents of recent colored photograph, payment acknowledgement reciept, caste certificate, photo ID proof among others.

kunal negi
Is there is bba in finance
diya suresh

No the University does not offer any course of BBA under UG category. For those with 12th qualification can apply for different courses of BA, B.Sc., B.Com, BFA, B.Voc, BBS among others. Eligibility and selection criteria might vary with the selected course.

Did DU JAT application form 2021 close?
jaspreet kaur

No the registration process for the DU JAT 2021 has not yet started and as per the latest updates, there is a huge possibility that the entrance examination will be cancelled and the admissions will be done on the basis of the 12th board's examination. 

asmita anil thorat
Can I graduated in Korean course at this university?
diya suresh

No there is no Korean course under BA course but there are various other specialisations available to choose from. As CBSE has cancelled the board exams for 12th class, for admission to DU now selection will be made on the basis of merit or as directed by the University.

nyasa kedia
when will DU JAT exams start?
aniket ranjan

DU has announced that with the cancellation of board exams due COVID 19 crisis it will not conduct DU JAT entrance exam this year. The admission will be based on merit as CBSE formulates a way to prepare result, the same will be used for admission.

mayuri aeer
I am a student from Maharashtra HSC is there any entrance exam to get admission in DU?
shivangi srivastava

Well, DU JAT 2021 is conducted by NTA on behalf of Delhi University for admission in courses like BMS (Bachelor of Management Studies), BA (Hons.), Business economics and BBA (FIA) respectively. If you are interested in any of these above mentioned programme, doesn’t matter if you are from Maharashtra you can apply directly from the official website.

paridhi taneja
Is du entrance exams are out?
shivangi srivastava

DU JAT 2021 application forms were expected to be released on the official website itself in the month of May, 2021 and will be available for submission till the end of same month. You are requested to keep checking the website from time to time, in case the forms will be visible therein.