DU admission 2021 – Procedure(merit based), Dates, cutoff

DU merit based admission 2021 – The DU 2021 Application Form can be completed until August 31, 2021. It will be decided on the basis of merit. Delhi University offers almost all undergraduate courses of B.A., B.Com and BSc. for merit based admission. Delhi University is affiliated by Central Government of India. To take admission in Delhi University the minimum eligibility is that Aspirants have to completed their class 12th or equivalent examination from any recognized board.

Delhi University provide admission through merit as well as entrance exam based but in this article, we will discuss complete procedure of DU merit based admission 2021. To know about complete entrance based admission, Click Here and for merit based admission, read this article continue. If you want to get admission in Undergraduate courses of Delhi University i.e. B.A., B.com and B.Sc. then, go through this article to know more About DU Merit Based Admission 2021.

This article is only for those students who wants to take admission in Undergraduate Courses of Delhi University through merit based.

DU merit based admission 2021 – Important Links

For regular updates and Notifications regarding admission, Aspirants should have to visit regularly to the official website of Delhi University. Here is given all the important link along with official website.

Official WebsiteClick Here
Old WebClick Here
Bulletin/ProspectusClick Here
Frequently asked QuestionsClick Here
Apply NowClick Here
Help deskClick Here

DU merit based admission 2021 – Important Dates

Before taking admission in Delhi University, Aspirants should know their Schedule and proceed accordingly. All the Important Dates are given in the following table.

Registration Started02 August 2021
Last date for Registration31 August 2021
Correction Facility1st week of September 2021
1st CutoffTo be notified
2nd Cutoff To be notified
3rd Cutoff To be notified
4th Cutoff To be notified
5th Cutoff To be notified

DU merit based admission 2021 – Eligibility Criteria

Before filling the form for admission, It’s very important for Aspirants to know about eligibility criteria according to their course in which aspirants want to take admission. All courses have their different eligibility criteria which are given below

Age Criteria

There is no minimum or maximum age requirement for admission in Delhi University.


The Candidates should be the citizen of India. If any foreign candidates wants to take admission in Delhi university, then they can apply as a ‘Foreign Candidates’ from the website (http://fsr.du.ac.in)

Educational Qualifications

  • The candidates should have passed their class 12th from any recognized board.
  • The candidate’s who are studying in their class 12th are also eligible.
  • The candidates should have passed individually in each subjects including practical.
CoursesMinimum requirement
B.A. (Hons) or B.Com (Hons) or B.Sc Program and B.Sc Hons45%
B.A. Program or B.Voc. or B.Com Program40%
B.Sc (Hons) Home Science or B.Sc (Hons) Mathematics/Statistics50%
B.Sc (Hons) Computer Science60%

DU merit based admission 2021 – Admission Procedure

Here is given step by step procedure to take admission in merit based courses of Delhi university. By following these simple steps you can get admission in Delhi University, If you are eligible.

First, Aspirants have to fill the Application form of Merit based admission then Aspirants have to wait to be released Cut off. If Aspirants marks are same or above with the cut off marks then Aspirants have to calculate their Best 4 Marks for all courses of Arts and commerce and also for B.Sc Hons Mathematics and B.Sc Hons Computer science. For Science courses except Mathematics hons and Computer Science hons, You have to calculate Best 3. Aspirants have to login their portal then select course and college then apply and take print out of it after that Aspirants have to go to college in which they want to take admission along with required documents. Aspirants have to verify and submit their documents in college then for successful Admission, Aspirants have to pay their admission fees.

DU merit based admission 2021 – Application Form

Application Form will be fill online by visiting official website of Delhi university. Application form will be released in the 2nd week of may 2021. Here is given step by step procedure of filling application form.


First, Aspirants have to visit to the official website of Delhi University then Click on link of Admission & Examination which is available on the top right corner. Aspirants have to click on link of Admission 2021 after that aspirants have to click on link of UG Admission portal 2021 then Aspirants have to registered yourself by entering required details like Name, Valid Email Id , Mobile No. Etc. then for successful registration, Aspirants have to verify their mobile number with the help of Otp.

Application Form

Aspirants have to fill all the required details correctly. If any details will mis-match from document at any stage, their admission will be cancelled even after admission.

Aspirants have to login their portal by entering username and password after that read all the instructions carefully then fill their personal details, Family details and address. Now, Aspirants have to fill their academic details that is marks of class 10th and 12th after that Aspirants have to select the merit based courses in which they want admission and If Aspirants select their entrance based course then application fee will increase according to their entrance exam. For complete procedure of entrance based admission, link is given at the starting of article. Aspirants have to fill sport details if they want to take admission through sports Quota or if they want to take admission through ECA Quota then they have to fill ECA details. Aspirants have to upload required documents. List is given in section of required documents.

  • Note –
    • Aspirants have option to select all courses.
    • Admission procedure is slightly different from ECA & Sports Quota.


For successful registration, Aspirants have to pay the application fee. Payment will be possible through credit card, debit card or net banking. the application fee are different for different candidates. check the application fee below

CategoryApplication Fee
UR/OBC (Merit Based)250
SC/ST/PwD (Merit Based)150
Sports/ECA Quota100 (Additional charges)
UR/OBC (Entrance Based)750 (Additional charges)
SC/ST/PwD (Entrance Based)300 (Additional charges)
Admission Cancellation Fees1000

Note – Please Take the print out of your application form after the successful registration. because it is a mandatory documents.

DU merit based admission 2021 – Documents Required

During the admission, candidates have to show their documents. they should carry all their original documents as well as photocopies of their documents. list of documents required at the time of admission are given below

  • Aspirant Domicile certificate
  • Aspirants Caste certificate
  • Aspirant’s 10th marksheet
  • Aspirants 12th marksheet
  • Aspirant’s Provisional certificate
  • Aspirants Character certificate
  • PwD certificate if required
  • Application form print out
  • Print out of apply form of college

DU merit based admission 2021 – Participating Colleges

There are 91 colleges which are recognized by Delhi University but only 61 colleges offer admission through merit based. All college have great infrastructure which attract the student. The list of colleges are given below.

S. No.College
1Acharya Narendra Dev College
2Aditi Mahavidyalaya (Women)
3Aryabhatta College(Formally Ram Lal Anand College-Evg.)
4Atma Ram Sanatan Dharma College
5Bhagini Nivedita College
6Bharati College
7Bhim Rao Ambedkar College
8College of Vocational Studies
9Daulat Ram College
10Deen Dayal Upadhyaya College
11Delhi College of Arts & Commerce
12Deshbandhu College(Morning)
13Department of Germanic and romance studies
14Dyal Singh College
15Dyal Singh College (Evening)
16Gargi College
17Hans Raj College
18Hindu College
19Indraprastha College for Women
20Institute of Home Economics
21Janki Devi Memorial College
22Kalindi College for Women
23Kamla Nehru College for Women
24Keshav Mahavidyalaya
25Kirori Mal College
26Lady Irwin College
27Lady Shri Ram College for Women
28Lakshmi Bai College for Women
29Maharaja Agarsen College
30Maitreyi college
31Mata Sundri College for Women
32Miranda House
33Moti Lal Nehru College
34Moti Lal Nehru College (Evening College)
35P.G.D.A.V. College
36P.G.D.A.V. College (Evening College)
37Rajdhani College
38Ram Lal Anand College
39Ramanujan College
40Ramjas College
41Satyawati College
42Satyawati College (Evening)
43Shaheed Bhagat Singh College
44Shaheed Bhagat Singh College (Evening)
45Shaheed Rajguru College of Applied Sciences for Women
46Shaheed Sukhdev College of Business Studies
47Shivaji College
48Shri Ram College of Commerce
49Shyam Lal College
50Shyam Lal College (Evening)
51Shyama Prasad Mukherji college for women
52Sri Aurobindo College
53Sri Aurobindo College (Evening)
54Sri Guru Gobind Singh College of Commerce
55Sri Guru Nanak Dev Khalsa College
56Sri Guru Tegh Bahadur Khalsa College
57Sri Venkateswara College
58St. Stephen’s College*
59Swami Shraddhanand College Vivekananda College
60Zakir Husain Delhi College
61Zakir Husain Post Graduate Evening College
Note – The colleges which have * marked, they have slightly different admission procedure.

DU merit based admission 2021 – Courses Offered

Delhi University offered almost all undergraduate course. List of courses are given below

List of Arts courses

B.A (Hons) Applied PsychologyB.A (Hons) Arabic
B.A (Hons) BengaliB.A (Hons) Economics
B.A (Hons) EnglishB.A (Hons) French
B.A (Hons) GeographyB.A (Hons) German
B.A (Hons) HindiB.A (Hons) Hindi Patrikarita
B.A (Hons) HistoryB.A (Hons) Italian
B.A (Hons) JournalismB.A (Hons) Persian
B.A (Hons) PhilosophyB.A (Hons) Political Science
B.A (Hons) PsychologyB.A (Hons) Punjabi
B.A (Hons) SanskritB.A (Hons) Social Work
B.A (Hons) SpanishB.A (Hons) Urdu
B.A ProgrammeAdvance Diploma in TV Programmes and News production
B.A. (Voc.) Tourism ManagementB.A. (Voc.) Human Resource Management
B.A.(VS) Management And Marketing of InsuranceB.A.(Voc.) Marketing Management And Retail Business
B.A.(Voc.) Material ManagementB.A. (Voc.) Office Management and Secretial Practice
B.A. (Voc.) Small And Medium EnterpricesB.Voc. Banking Operations
B.Voc. Health Care ManagementB.Voc. Printing Technology
B.Voc. Retail Management and ITB.Voc. Software Development
B.Voc. Web Designing

List of Commerce courses

B.comB.com (H)

List of Science courses

B.Sc (Hons) StatisticsB.Sc (Hons) Anthropology
B.Sc (Hons) Bio-ChemistryB.Sc (Hons) Biological Sciences
B.Sc (Hons) Biomedical ScienceB.Sc (Hons) Botany
B.Sc (Hons) ChemistryB.Sc (Hons) Computer Science
B.Sc (Hons) ElectronicsB.Sc (Hons) Food Technology
B.Sc (Hons) GeologyB.Sc (Hons.) Home Science
B.Sc (Hons) InstrumentationB.Sc (Hons) Mathematics
B.Sc (Hons) MicrobiologyB.Sc (Hons) Physics
B.Sc (Hons) Polymer ScienceB.Sc (Hons) Zoology
B.Sc.(Pass) Home ScienceB.Sc (Applied Life Sciences)
B.Sc. Applied Physical Sciences with Industrial ChemistryB.Sc Life Sciences
B.Sc. Applied Physical Sciences with Analytical Methods in Chemistry & BiochemistryB.Sc. Physical Science with Chemistry
B.Sc. Physical Science with ElectronicsB.Sc Mathematical Sciences

DU merit based admission 2021 – Fee structure

A middle class family can easily afford the fees of any course of any college of Delhi University. You get the facility according to the college fees like If your college fees are higher than the rest of the college, then You will get air conditioner classes. By clicking on the link given below, you can know which college is offering which course and how much is its fee?

Click to know Fee structure

Du merit based 2021 – Seat Matrix

From the given below link, you will find out which college has 1% relaxation for women and which college has seats for minority.

Click Here for Seat Matrix

Du merit based 2021 – Cutoff’s

The delhi university previous year’s cutoffs are given below. Through those cutoffs, you can get an idea of this year cut off as well as You can also know which college you can get according to your marks.

Arts & Commerce Courses Cut-off

1st cut-offClick HereClick HereClick Here
2nd cut-offClick HereClick HereClick Here
3rd cut-offClick HereClick HereClick Here
4th cut-offClick HereClick HereClick Here
5th cut-offClick HereClick HereClick Here

Science Courses Cut-off

1st cut-offClick HereClick HereClick Here
2nd cut-offClick HereClick HereClick Here
3rd cut-offClick HereClick HereClick Here
4th cut-offClick HereClick HereClick Here
5th cut-offClick HereClick HereClick Here

Du merit based 2021 – Help desk

If any aspirants encounters any problem while filling the form, then they can solve their problem by contacting the details given below.

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