Delhi University Entrance Exam 2017 for PG courses in Commerce

Shreyasa Vijay updated on : 29 May 2017
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Are you a graduate? Looking for PG Commerce Courses in a prestigious university? Here is all you need to know about PG Commerce Courses in Delhi University.

Delhi University

Every Year, University of Delhi (DU) conducts entrance examinations in order to get admissions into PG programmes in the university. DU has announced the admission schedule of various PG programmes for the academic session 2017-18. It offers various PG courses. The Department of Commerce runs the prime course of Master of Commerce for which the department was established in 1967. This is one of the most prestigious courses in the country.  Here is all you need to know:

M.COM:

Diploma/Degree: Degree

Course Duration: Two-year Full-time

Total Seats: 359

Exam type

General

SC

ST

OBC

Total

Entrance

92

28

15

50

185

Merit

89

26

12

47

174

Eligibility Criteria:

Eligibility in Entrance Category

 

Category ID

Course Requirements

Marks Requirements

1.

B.Com (Hons.) or B.A. (Hons.) Economics from University of Delhi or any other University recognised equivalent thereto

50% marks in aggregate for General Category 45% for OBC Category 45% for CW and PWD Category Minimum passing marks for SC &ST category

2.

B.Com (Pass) or B.Com (Degree) from University of Delhi or any other University recognised equivalent there to

55% marks in aggregate for General Category 49.5% for OBC Category 50% for CW and PWD Category Minimum passing marks for SC &ST category

3.

B.B.S. B.B.A., B.I.F.A., and B.B.E from University of Delhi or any other University recognised equivalent there to

60% marks in aggregate.for General Category 54% for OBC Category 55% for CW and PWD Category Minimum passing marks for SC &ST category

Eligibility in Merit Category

Category ID

Course Requirements

Marks Requirements

1.

B.Com. (Hons.) from University of Delhi.

65% marks in aggregate for General Category 58.5% for OBC Category 60% for CW and PWD Category Minimum passing marks for SC &ST category

2.

B.Com (Pass) or B.Com (Degree) from University of Delhi.

70% marks in aggregate for General Category 63% for OBC Category 65% for CW and PWD Category Minimum passing marks for SC &ST category

Registration:

The registration process will be completely online. Online registration for all the PG Programmes will begin from May 31, 2017.

Required Documents:

  • Passport size photograph, max size 50KB and dimensions 100px (min. width) X 130px (min. height)
  • Signature, max size 50KB and dimensions 140px (min. width) X 60px (min. height)
  • ID Proof (Self Attested), max size 100KB, any one of the following: Aadhaar Card, Driving License, PAN Card, Voter's Identity Card, Passport, College Identity Card.
  • Class 10th Certificate (Self Attested) as Date of Birth proof, max size 100KB.
  • Caste Certificate (Self Attested), max size 100KB.

 Registration Process:

There is a common Web Portal for the centralized registration of candidates and a common registration form for admission to all the PG/Master’s Courses in the University. As a first time user, you have to register on this portal by providing Email ID and Password. On completion of this process, a verification email will be sent to the email account with a confirmation link. You will have to click to confirm the registration. Now, log on to the PG admission portal using your registered email ID and created password to fill the online registration form.

Registration/Admission Process of Foreign Nationals

The foreign nationals seeking admission in the University/its colleges shall have to get themselves registered with the Foreign Students Registry (FSR) in compliance with the schedule notified by the FSR. No Foreign students will be admitted directly by the Department/Colleges.  The website link is http://fsr.du.ac.in. All the categories of foreign students shall come under the same category of 5% quota for foreign nationals for admission.

Application Form:

The candidates seeking admission in various courses of Delhi University have to fill the DU 2017 Application form. 50% seats of the PG programmes will be filled by direct admission of the students of the University of Delhi and the remaining 50% seats will be filled through the entrance exam plus interviews. 

Registration Fee:

 

SC/ST/PWD

INR 250

General, OBC

INR 500

Important Deadlines:

Events

Dates

Registration Starts

May 31, 2017

Last date to fill the registration form

June 2017

Availability of Admit Card

June 2017

Date of Entrance Exam

June 2017

Answer Key Release Date

July 2017

Result Declaration

July 2017

Interview Date

August 2017

*Note- Dates are tentative

Centers for the Entrance Examination:

The entrance examination shall be conducted at the Centres located in the following cities: 

  • Bangalore
  • Delhi
  • Jammu
  •  Kolkata
  • Nagpur
  • Varanasi

The candidate can choose any one of these cities for appearing in the entrance examination through the online registration.

Duration of Exam:

The duration of the entrance examination shall be two hours. The question paper shall be of Multiple Choice Question (MCQ) type.

Syllabus of Entrance Exam:

The Entrance Exam will be based on the following syllabus:

  • Economics (Including Micro Economics, Macro Economics, and Problems of Indian Economy)
  • Accounting (Including Financial Accounting, Corporate Accounting, Cost Accounting, and Management Accounting)
  • Business Statistics and Mathematics
  • Business Organization, Management, Business Law, Company Law and Income Tax Law
  • General Knowledge and Current Affairs

*Each of the five units carries equal weight. The standard of the above syllabus will be similar to that of the B.Com (Hons.) course of University of Delhi.

Availability of Admit Card:

The Admit Card will be available from June 2017 on the official web portal of Delhi University. The Candidate should carry a print out of the admit card in for the exam, along with a valid ID proof (Aadhaar Card, Voter’s ID card, PAN card, Passport, Driving License etc.).

Results of the entrance examination:

The results of Delhi University Entrance Examination will be announced in the first week of July 2017 (Tentative). The admission will be based on the merit list and candidates will be allotted to various colleges under Delhi University accordingly.

Stay tuned for more updates on DU admissions.

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