A Complete Guide to Delhi University BA Admission

Nitin Rao updated on : 22 Jun 2017
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Delhi University BA Admission 2017 will start soon. Admission in BA at Delhi University is done on merit basis. Read more to check other admission details like fees, eligibility criteria, cut-off list etc.

A Complete Guide to Delhi University BA Admission

The Delhi University BA Admission for the 2017-2018 academic session will commence from May 22, 2017. Though the university will be conducting entrance tests for admission into a majority of courses, admission into BA courses will be done on merit basis. However, the DU will conduct the entrance exams for some BA courses.

Candidates who were eagerly waiting for the Delhi University BA Admission form must know that they will be selected for Hons courses through an entrance exam. After the entrance exam, only the shortlisted candidates will be called for the interview/counselling. The application form for Delhi University Entrance Exam 2017 will be provided online on the University’s website beginning May 31.

Candidates who want to check their expected college for admission in Delhi University 2017 can use DU College predictor 2017.

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Entrance test will be conducted for the following BA courses

  • BA (Hons) Business Economics
  • BA (Hons) Humanities and Social Sciences
  • BA (Hons) Multimedia and Mass Communication
  • BA (Hons) Music

Delhi University BA Application Process

The University of Delhi has issued admission notification for undergraduate courses, including Bachelor of Arts. The admission applications will be available through both online and offline modes. Online registration will begin from May 22, 2017. On the other hand, applicants may submit their application form through offline mode until the last week of June at the specified centres. 

Delhi University BA Admission Process

  • Go to the official website of the University of Delhi and click on the link Delhi University BA Admission 2017.
  • Read the instruction before filling application form of the Delhi University 2017 admissions.
  • Registration - Candidates need to fill a number of details including e-mail id, password and mobile number for online registration.
  • Candidates will also have to type the captcha text as provided and click on the ‘Register’ button.
  • Registered user login – Candidates need to enter their username and password and proceed to filling of Delhi University BA Admission form.
  • Application Button – Candidates need to click on the ‘Apply Now’ button to enter the DU 2017 Application Form page.
  • Filling Application details – Now candidates have to fill the required details including personal, educational, course selection, uploading documents and submit application fees on the application form.
  • After thoroughly verifying all the details on the application form, submit the Delhi University BA Admission form.

Delhi University BA Admission - Important Details

S.No

DU 2016 Application Form Field Tabs

Details

1

Personal Details

Candidates have to fill a number of details in this tab including address and family income

2

Academic Details

Candidates have to fill their educational qualification beginning from 10th in this tab

3

Course Selection

Candidates have to select courses in this tab. It’s advised that candidates need to fill as many courses as they wish to

4

Sports

If candidates need to apply under Sports quota, they need to fill the required details here

5

ECA

If candidates need to apply under Extra-Curricular  Activities (ECA) quota, they need to fill the required details here

6

Mandatory Uploads

Candidates have to upload a number of important documents including photograph, signature, Class 10th and 12th marks-sheets, income certificate and caste certificates

7

Preview

In this tab, candidates need to preview their filled-in DU 2017 applications and edit any information if needed

8

Go for payment

Candidates have to pay the application fee for DU 2017 admissions


Delhi University BA Syllabus

The syllabus for the Delhi University BA Admission test is based on the academic syllabus of class 11th and 12th. However, it is recommended that candidates appearing for the BA entrance test may check the official syllabus when the notification will be released by the university. Candidates must note that the syllabus will be updated as soon as the application form is released on the official website.

Delhi University BA Admission 2017 - Eligibility Criteria

It is obvious that you need to meet the eligibility criteria of Delhi University BA Admission for applying into the course. The Delhi University has directed affiliated colleges to follow a uniform eligibility criterion for 2017 admissions in various undergraduate courses, including BA. Check below DU Admission Criteria for BA:

  • As per the uniform eligibility criteria for Delhi University BA Admission 2017, candidates seeking admissions in language courses in the varsity colleges will have an advantage of 2.5-percent in the best of four subjects’ aggregate, if they have studied the particular language as an elective subject in HSC or equivalent exam. But there will be a disadvantage of 2.5-percent in the best of four subjects’ aggregate, in case they have studied the particular language as a functional subject.
  • The elective subjects of the CBSE curriculum are regarded as Honours programmes by the central university and will be considered as academic subjects for ‘Best of four’ calculation, without any disadvantage.
  • However, Physical Education, Home Science and Music in Class 12th will be considered in ‘Best of Four’ calculation as the academic subjects or elective subjects for only those candidates who are seeking admissions in these three courses in the DU 2017 Colleges.
  • Candidates qualifying 10+2 (12th Board Examination) with two or three vocational courses may be considered eligible for the Delhi University BA Admission 2017.
  • Candidates need to have studied Hindi and English subjects mandatorily for seeking admissions in English (Hons.) and Hindi (Hons.) programmes, respectively. Apart from these two subjects, candidates will be granted admissions in any of the language programmes, with a disadvantage of 5-percent in the best of four cut off marks, if the language is studied till Class 10th.
  • For admissions in BA Programme and B.Com programme, if there is a case of a change in the stream, for instance, if a student from a commerce background is interested in admissions to Arts programme or vice-a-versa, there shall be a disadvantage of 5-percent in the best of four subjects calculation.
  • Legal Studies subject will be treated at par with academic/elective subjects for the purpose of admissions to BA (H) Political Science programme only.
  • Mass Media Studies subject will be treated at par with academic/elective subjects for the purpose of admissions to BA (H) Journalism (English/Hindi) programmes.

Delhi University BA Admission 2017 - Fee

An application fee of Rs. 100 has to be paid by candidates belonging to General and OBC categories, whereas a sum of Rs. 50 is to be paid by SC/ST/PwD category candidates for Delhi University BA Admission 2017. The application form fee for DU 2017 admissions needs to be paid in online mode only using Debit Cards/Credit Card/Net Banking/Paytm application.

Delhi University BA Admission 2017 - Cut-off

Delhi University first cut-off list 2017 will be out on June 24 and decide future of many candidates who have applied for admission at DU. The Delhi University BA Admission programme cut-off marks are generally based on the class 12th marks of the school boards. However, the cut off marks of the entrance examination for BA will be prepared by colleges that are affiliated to Delhi University. If the candidate qualifies the selected cut off by a specific college, he/she will get the admission in the Bachelors of Arts programme. The cut off for different colleges is different, depending on their previous year’s performance and other criteria set by their respective authorities.

Delhi University BA Admission form 2017: Important Points

  • The application form for Delhi University BA Admission will be available only through both online and offline modes.
  • After the submission of fee, no changes will be allowed in the form. You will have to fill in a fresh Delhi University BA Admission form with new ID and password and submit fee again.
  • The application fee can be submitted only through online payment mode.
  • Once scanned images uploaded cannot be changed.
  • There is no need to send a hardcopy of the application form anywhere, if required you will be notified.
  • In case mark sheet is not issued by the board, then candidates can download their mark sheets from the respective boards’ website & upload it for the Delhi University BA Admission.
  • You can upload any one of the following documents as Identity Proof: Aadhaar Card, Driving License, PAN card, Voter’s identity card, Passport or College identity card.

Delhi University BA Admission 2017 - Colleges Offering the Course

College Name

Address

Aditi Mahavidyalaya

Delhi-Auchandi Road, Bawana, Delhi-110039

Atma Ram Sanatan Dharma College

Dhaula Kuan, New Delhi- 110021

Bhim Rao Ambedkar College

Main Wazirabad Road, Yamuna Vihar, Delhi-110094

Bharati College

C-4, Janakpuri, New Delhi-110058

Chanderprabhu Jain College of Higher Studies & School of Law

Plot No. OCF, Sector A-8, Narela, New Delhi - 110 040

College of Vocational Studies

Triveni(Sheikh Sarai), Phase-ll, New Delhi-110017

Daulat Ram College

4. Patel Marg, Maurice Nagar, New Delhi - 110 007

Delhi College of Arts & Commerce

Netaji Nagar,New Delhi-110023

Department of Germanic and Romance Studies

Faculty of Arts, University of Delhi, Delhi - 110007

Deshbandhu College

Kalkaji, New Delhi 110 019

Deen Dayal Upadhyaya College

Karam Pura, New Delhi-110015

Deshbandhu Evening College

Deshbandhu Evening College, Kalkaji, New Delhi-110019

Dyal Singh College

Lodi Road, New Delhi-110 003

Gargi College

Siri Fort Road, New Delhi-110049

Guru Nanak Dev Khalsa College

Dev Nagar, Karol Bagh, New Delhi-110 005

Hans Raj College

University of Delhi, Mahatma Hans Raj Marg, Delhi-110 007

Hindu College

University Enclave, Delhi-110 007

Indraprastha College For Women

Sham Nath Marg, Delhi-110054

Janki Devi Memorial College

Sir Ganga Ram Hospital Marg, New Delhi-110060

Jesus and Mary College

Chanakyapuri, New Delhi-110021

 

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