New Delhi: The University of Delhi (DU), one of the top universities in India, has released the first cut off list for admission to different Under Graduate (UG) Courses today i.e. Thursday June 30, 2016. The list is published online as well as offline on college notice boards.
To access the DU first cut off list online candidates can visit www.du.ac.in. The university has decided to release five cut-off lists this year.
According to the first cut off list released today, the highest cut-off for the academic session has been announced by Ramjas college at 99.25 per cent for BCom Honours, 98.75 for BCom and 98.5 for Economics Honours.
The cut-off for Hansraj College has remained unchanged across stream with Eco(H) being the highest at 98 per cent.
Sri Ram College of Commerce (SRCC), ranked among the best in the country for higher studies in Commerce and Economics, announced its cut off at 98.25 per cent for Economics Honours and 98 per cent for BCom Honours.
Miranda House cutoff for science courses is also same as last year with the highest being for Economics Honours at 97.75 per cent.
Lady Sri Ram College has announced its cut-off for Psychology at (98.50 pc), English (98.25 pc), Economics (98 pc) and Commerce (H) (98pc).
The cut-off for Sri Guru Teg Bahadur Khalsa College for BSc Electronics is 99 per cent.
Students can check the cut-offs online and if they meet the eligibility they can log into the university's admission portal and choose the college and course.
They will have to take a printout of the completed form, along with the listed documents and their self-attested copies and visit the designated college on any of the three days of admission.
In a statement released earlier, the university said it received 2.5 lakh applications for its undergraduate courses, a sharp decline of around 40,000 as against last year. Last year over 2.9 lakh students applied for 54,000 seats of DU.
The registration process for UG courses was completely online this year and ended on June 22.
Around 3,60,460 registrations were received for 57 UG courses. Of the total applications, 2,50,220 applicants completed the online registration including the payment of registration fee", a statement from the university said.
DU was the first varsity which started including students from the transgender community in the UG courses from 2014 and received 15 applications from other gender as against 66 last year.
Among all 1,29,910 applications are from male candidates and 1,20,295 from female candidates, while 15 applicants have applied under other gender category", the statement said.
Delhi tops the list with the highest number of applications, that is 1,24,940 followed by Uttar Pradesh and Haryana with 50,246 and 33,766 applications respectively.
English Honours was the most applied for course with 1,15,786 applications, followed by BA (Bachelor of Arts) with 98,294 applications and BA (Honours) Political Science with 90,195 applications.
Delhi University's St Stephen College has announced its first cut off list for the commencing academic session of 2016-17. The highest cut-off, which is glaring, is for the English honours programme at 99 per cent. This year, the institution saw a dip in the number of applications.