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Delhi University (DU)

Are you planning to pursue your studies in Delhi! Then University of Delhi (Delhi University) serves your purpose very well. With a glorious history dating back to 1922, today University of Delhi (DU) is one of the largest central university of India. What makes this educational institute one of the best in the country is the fact that it offers good research facilities for higher study and eminent teaching staff. Also the ambiance of its campuses contributes in attracting students from different parts of India, some even coming from far flung countries of Taiwan, Japan, Germany and African nations to pursue their dream courses here.

Alumni of Delhi University: Since its establishment University of Delhi (DU) has been able to retain its string glittering alumni, many of whom have been actively involved in varied socio political activities both at national and international level. University of Delhi (DU) owes its success to Prof. D S Kothari in Physics, Prof. P Maheshwari in Botany, Prof. T R Sheshadri in Chemistry and Prof. M L Bhatia in Zoology for being successful in bringing international laurels to the prestigious institute. Over the years, the results of Delhi University have been very good.

There are more than 80 Delhi University Colleges which are further divided into North and South Campus. Some of the prominent colleges functioning under University of Delhi (DU) are - Amar Jyoti Institute of Physiotherapy, Deen Dayal Upadhayay College, Delhi College of Engineering (Faculty of Technology), Delhi School of Economics, Faculty of Management Studies, Hans Raj College, Hindu College, Indraprastha College for Women, Lady Shri Ram College for Women, Miranda House, St. Stephen's College, Vivekananda College.


Admission Process in Delhi University:

Every year Delhi University Admission process is conducted towards middle of June. After 12 th Board results are announced lakhs of students make beeline for getting admission into University of Delhi (DU). Though every year, the cut off percentage of marks for applying into undergraduate Delhi University Courses are on rise yet student's migration from other cities of India continues. Today more than 400 different courses are offered under University of Delhi (DU) .

DU Services which works under the aegis of University of Delhi (DU) is wholly responsible for looking into the admission procedures. Normally, every year, from 1st of June the sale of application forms start for the varied undergraduate courses. Among the total number of seats in University of Delhi, 22 1/2 % is reserved for SC/ ST candidates, 3% of the seats are reserved for physically challenged.

Apart from offering courses in BA, B.Sc, MA, M.Sc, B.E, University of Delhi (DU) also offers---

  • Advanced Diploma Course in Chinese Language
  • Advanced Diploma Course in Japanese Language
  • Advanced Diploma Course in Linguistics
  • Advanced Diploma in Russian Language
  • B.Ed. (Special Education for Visually Impaired)
  • B.Sc. (Hons) Occupational Therapy
  • BFA Painting Applied Art Sculpture
  • Bachelor of Mass Media and Mass Communication
  • Certificate of Proficiency in Polish
  • D.M. in Cardiology
  • Diploma in Swahili
  • M.Ch. in Cardio-Vascular Thoracic Surgery
  • M.E. in Thermal Engineering
  • M.Sc. in Agro-Chemicals & Pest Management
  • M.Sc. in Environmental Biology
  • MFA Painting Applied Art Sculpture
  • Post Grad. Diploma in Venereology
  • Post Graduate Diploma in International Marketing
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Public Health Nutrition
  • Post M.A. Diploma in Adv. Trans./Interpretation


Delhi University Faculties:

Every year the University of Delhi (DU) updates its courses . Vice-President of India serves as the Chancellor of the Delhi University. Faculties functioning under this University are--

  • Faculty of Applied Social Sciences & Humanities
  • Faculty of Arts
  • Faculty of Ayurvedic & Unani Medicine
  • Faculty of Commerce & Business Studies
  • Faculty of Education
  • Faculty of Int. Disp. & Applied Sciences
  • Faculty of Law
  • Faculty of Management Studies
  • Faculty of Mathematical Sciences
  • Faculty of Medical Sciences
  • Faculty of Music & Fine Arts
  • Faculty of Science
  • Faculty of Social Sciences
  • Faculty of Technology

Last Updated On: 2011/07/01