DU Admission 2021 (Open), Date, Form, Fees, Process, Latest News

DU Admission 2021 Date and Procedure –  A lot of students who have just completed high school are waiting for the DU to start its admission procedure. But it is due to the COVID situation that the university could not conduct its admission procedure according to its regular routine. Earlier, a lot of speculations were being made about the admission timing of the university. But now finally, the authorities of the university are coming up with some concrete details to follow up.

DU Admission 2021 Updates

Delhi University Admissions have started after a long delay due to second wave of Coronawirus in India. The interested students can now complete the online appllication by visiting the official website to get their admissions done. In the meantime, the university has also launched a portal through which the students can also know the details about the new regulations about the admission.

The university has declared the dates for the admission of students in different programs and courses of the university. Candidates willing to get admission should abide by the regulations set by the university to get their enrolments done much conveniently.

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DU Admission Dates 2021

Delhi University has already set the dates in between which the students can get their admission done in different programs and courses. The candidates should be carefully about the dates as different programs have different admission dates.

EventsOfficial Dates
Start Date for DU Admission (PG/ M.Phil/ Ph.D)26th July 2021 (Thursday)
Last Date for DU Admission (PG/ M.Phil/ Ph.D)21st August 2021 (Thursday)
Start Date of DU Admission (UG)2nd August 2021 (Monday)
Last Date of DU Admission (UG)31st August 2021 (Tuesday)

DU UG Admission 2021

Delhi University has declared that all the admissions for the undergraduate courses will be considered through the registration cum applicatio form. This means there will be a single form for registration as well as the admission. There will be no other form that the students have to fill up for different departments now.

The university will select students for admission in different courses of undergraduate programs based on merit list and the cutoffs will be similar to the last year’s cut offs for different courses. But the students have to appear for Delhi University Entrance Test (DUET) for special courses such as Bachelorin Prosthetics & Orthotics, Bachelor in Occupational Therapy, and Bachelor in Physiotherapy from the current session of 2021 – 2022.

DU PG/ M.Phil/ Ph.D Admission 2021

Similar to the UG courses, the students have to fill up just one registration cum admission form for Post Graduate courses too. But here, the students have to pay different registration fees depending upon the courses and programs that they are selecting for their admission in the university. Hence, the students should check properly the registration fees for different courses and the ones that they are applying for.

Even the candidates who are applying for admission in M.Phil and Ph.D courses have to fill up a common registration and application form for their admission.

All the students who are willing to get admission in DU for PG/ M.Phil/ Ph.D courses have to appear in the Delhi University Entrance Test 2021 that will be conducted by National Testing Agency. The university shall announce the dates for the DUET 2021 soon for different courses depending upon which the candidates can apply for the test accordingly.

DU Admission Process 2021

Checking out the proposals and the discussions being made, here is an estimated process that the university can follow for the admission procedure.

Step – 1 – Visit the official website of DU at http://du.ac.in/index.php.

Step – 2 – When the registration starts, a link will show up on the website regarding UG admission or PG admission on which you have to click accordingly.

Step – 3 – The registration page will come up that you need to fill up with the appropriate details.

Step – 4 – On the next option, you have to upload all your scanned documents that are asked for.

Step – 5 – Next, make the payment for the registration.

Step – 6 – Finally, when the registration is done, you have to download the acknowledgment and get a printout of it.

Soon, the university will declare a date for the entrance test. The candidates need to download the admit card when the university has uploaded them and then have to appear for the test accordingly.

The cut-off marks will be declared by the university after the completion of the entrance test. The selection of the students will be based on the cut-off marks along with 50% aggregate of the Class 12th marks. There will be certain relaxations for the backward class students about which the university will declare soon.

DU Admission Registration Fee 2021

This year the university will consider the admission of the students only based on the entrance test. The university has not yet disclosed any details about the registration. But based on the last year’s registration fees, here is an estimated figure to go for.

  • The application fee for General Class and OBC Category is Rs. 750/-
  • The application fee for SC and ST category is Rs. 300/-

It is noted that the DU Application Fees are non refundable so the student will not get any refund if they decide to cancel their online application of DU in any of the admission cycle.

Required Documents for DU Admission 2021

While filling up the admission form, the students need to upload a number of documents too. It is advised that the candidates scan and keep these documents ready before so that there is no such hassle to be faced during the admission procedure.

  • Marksheets of Class 10th and Class 12th
  • Graduation certificate for postgraduate courses
  • Migration and Transfer certificate
  • A valid identity proof document such as Aadhar Card, PAN Card, or others
  • Category certification if you are applying for backward class quota
  • A passport size photograph in colour

Important Instructions for DU Admission

Apart from the details that the university has shared regarding the admission of students in UG, PG, M.Phil, and Ph.D courses individually, there are some common special instructions that the students need to know and follow.

  • The registration fees once deducted from the students shall not be refunded in any cases. Hence, the students should be very careful while deciding upon the courses and checking the registration fee amount for the decided course while making the payment.
  • The Delhi University Entrance Test will be conducted by National Test Agency that will be a computer-base test. The university has planned about increasing testig center for DUET this year. Hence, the university shall announce the dates and the testing centers for DUET soon on its official website.
  • The university is recently in close conversation with the principals of different colleges regarding the cut off marks and also regarding admission of students through the sports representation. As of now, it is mandatory for any college to have a minimum of 1% students from sports representation while the upper ceiling for the same is 5%.
  • Due to the current COVID situation, the admission of the students from sport category will be considered based on the merit or participation certificates of the candidates of last four years that from 1st May 2017 to 30th April 2021. In such a case, no online or offline trials will be taking place.

DU Admission Helpline 2021

Apart from these instructions, the university has uploaded webinars and tutorials on the official website at www.du.ac.in so that the candidates can understand the procedure well and can apply for their admission in different courses and programs conveniently. Also, there will be chatbots available on the official website through which the candidates can get information regarding their admission and solutions for any kind of issues that they have got in terms of the admission.

Of course, the colleges under Delhi University has also come up with different Nodal Officers and help desks to provide assistance and help to the students who are willing to get admission in different courses of Delhi University.

The Covid times have offering tough situations not just to the working class but also to the students and educational institutes. Delhi University has started its admission procedure but have made some changes keeping in mind the current prevailing situation. The university has made these changes so that the students do not have to face much hassle and can get admission to the university with their desired courses and programs with ease.