DU PG Admission 2021 – University of Delhi will release DU PG Admission 2021 application form soon. The university offers admission into various PG courses like MA, M.Sc, MP.Ed, MCA etc. Admission is offered on the basis of the merit or entrance exam or both. 50% of the seats will be filled by the candidates on the basis of their merit in the qualifying exam. The remaining seats are filed on the basis of the entrance test DUET. The admission lists are published on the website for both merit based and entrance based mode. The selected candidates have to take part in the other admission processes such as verification of documents and payment of admission fee. Check more details about DU PG Admission 2021 from this page such as eligibility criteria, admission process, application process etc.
DU PG Admission 2021
The students are allocated colleges on the basis of the preferences submitted by them. Check the important dates for DU PG Admission 2021 given below.
|DU PG Admission 2021||Important Dates|
|Starting of registration||Jun 2021|
|Last date to apply||Jul 2021|
|DUET 2021||Jul 2021|
|1st admission list||to be announced|
|Admission against 1st admission list||to be announced|
|Last date to submit the admission fee||to be announced|
|2nd admission list||to be announced|
|Admission against 2nd admission list||to be announced|
|Last date to submit the admission fee||to be announced|
|Commencement of classes||to be announced|
|3rd admission list||to be announced|
|Admission against 3rd admission list||to be announced|
|Last date to submit the admission fee||to be announced|
DU PG Entrance Test (DUET)
Other Courses Admission
DU PG Admission 2021 Application Form
The candidates have to fill DU PG 2021 application form online at du.ac.in. Application form can be filled online only. The candidates who want to apply for more than one course need to fill separate application form for each course. They can use the same login details but have to pay the application fee for each course. The application shall only be considered complete only after the submission of the application form.
How to apply for DU PG Admission 2021?
Step 1: Register
- First of all, the candidates need to register by providing the required details like email id, mobile number, password etc.
- After the submission of the details, the confirmation link will be sent to the registered email id.
Step 2: Login
- Then, login and fill the details in the application form.
- The details include personal details and academic details.
Step 3: Upload the scanned documents and Enter address details
- Next, upload the scanned images of photograph, signature, qualifying exam mark sheets, photo id proof, caste certificate (if applicable).
- Then, enter the address details.
Step 4: Enter the education details
- Next, provide the educational qualification.
- After this, select the course.
Step 5: Agree to the declaration and Give the College Preference
- Agree to the declaration and then, give preference for college.
Step 6: Preview and pay the application fee
- Lastly, check all the details entered in the application form so far and pay the application fee.
Step 7: Download the application form
- After the payment of the application fee, take a printout of the submitted form.
DU PG application fee:
Amount given below is according to the last year’s details
|Category||Fee per course|
|SC, ST, PwD and EWS||Rs. 300|
|UR, OBC and other||Rs. 750|
Mode of payment: The candidates can pay the application fee using debit card / credit card / net banking.
DU PG Admission 2021 Eligibility Criteria
Check the eligibility criteria for PG courses at DU given below.
Age Limit: There is no minimum age limit to apply for PG courses, except for the courses where the respective regulatory bodies like MCI, AICTE, BCI, DCI have prescribed the minimum age requirement.
- The candidates must have passed Bachelor’s / Master’s degree in the respective discipline with minimum percentage from any recognized university.
Some of the courses for which Sports Quota is not applicable are given below:
Master of Library and Information Science
Bachelor of Education / B.Ed. Special Education (MR/VI)
Master of Education
M.Tech. Microwave Electronics
Master of Physical Education
LL.B. / LL.M.
Master of Computer Application
M.A. Social Work
M.Sc. Mathematics Education
DU PG Admission Process 2021
There are basically 3 modes of admission in the PG courses offered at Delhi University. These are:
- Entrance Test
- Merit in the qualifying exam
- Both entrance and merit
Merit Based Admission: 50% of the total seats shall be filled on the basis of the applicants merit in the qualifying exam. Merit based admission is granted only to the students who have completed the qualifying exam from University of Delhi.
Entrance based Admission: Remaining 50% of the seats of the total seats will be filled by on the basis of the candidate’s rank in the entrance test.
Steps for taking admission
Step 1: Opening of PG Admission Portal
- First of all, PG Admission Portal opens and the registered applicants have to update their information regarding the qualifying examination etc
Step 2: Preparation of Merit List
- The merit lists or admission lists are published on the official website category-wise. Separate merit lists are released for merit based mode and entrance based mode.Both merit based and entrance based lists are announced together.
Note that for merit-based mode, the applicants shall be considered in the admission list only if their qualifying exam results are updated on the PG Admission portal.
In case of entrance based mode, even if the applicant’s qualifying exam results are still awaited, they will be considered in the admission list.
Step 3: Admission form
- The selected candidates have to then login to their PG Admission portals in order to select the course and preference order of colleges.
- The head of the department shall approve admission after approving the documents and certificates uploaded online.
- Next, the candidates have to pay the admission fee online.
Step 4: Get the documents verified
- Lastly, for the final approval of admission, the candidates have to personally get the original documents verified at the department / centre / college within the stipulated time as notified by the university.
List of PG Courses Offered at DU and Their Mode of Admission
Check the list of PG courses offered at Delhi University and their admission mode.
|Course||Mode of Admission|
|B.Ed Special Education (Mental Retardation)||Entrance based only|
|B.Ed Special Education (Visual Impairment)||Entrance based only|
|Bachelor of Education (B.Ed.)||Entrance based only|
|B.P.Ed||Entrance based only|
|M.P.Ed||Entrance based only|
|LLB||Entrance based only|
|LLM||Entrance based only|
|MA (Hindustani Music)||Both Merit and Entrance Based|
|MA Hindustani Music Percussion (Tabla / Pakhwaj)||Both Merit and Entrance Based|
|MA (Karnataka Music) – Vocal / Instrumental||Both Merit and Entrance Based|
|MA Applied Psychology||Both Merit and Entrance Based|
|MA Arabic||Both Merit and Entrance Based|
|MA Bengali||Both Merit and Entrance Based|
|MA Buddhist Studies||Entrance based only|
|MA Comparitive Indian Literature||Both Merit and Entrance Based|
|MA East Asian Studies||Entrance based only|
|M.A. Economics||Both Merit and Entrance Based|
|MA English||Both Merit and Entrance Based|
|MA French Studies||Both Merit and Entrance Based|
|MA Geography||Both Merit and Entrance Based|
|MA German Studies||Both Merit and Entrance Based|
|MA Hindi||Both Merit and Entrance Based|
|MA Hispanic Studies||Both Merit and Entrance Based|
|MA History||Both Merit and Entrance Based|
|MA Italian Studies||Both Merit and Entrance Based|
|MA Japanese||Entrance based only|
|MA Lifelong Learning & Extension||Entrance based only|
|MA Linguistics||Entrance based only|
|MA Persian||Both Merit and Entrance Based|
|MA Phiolosophy||Both Merit and Entrance Based|
|MA Political Science||Both Merit and Entrance Based|
|MA Psychology||Both Merit and Entrance Based|
|MA Punjabi||Both Merit and Entrance Based|
|MA Russian Studies||Entrance based only|
|MA Sanskrit||Both Merit and Entrance Based|
|MA Social Work||Entrance based only|
|MA Sociology||Both Merit and Entrance Based|
|MA Tamil||Both Merit and Entrance Based|
|MA Urdu||Both Merit and Entrance Based|
|Master of Journalism||Entrance based only|
|MA / M.Sc programme in Environmental Studies||Entrance based only|
|MA / M.Sc Mathematics||Both Merit and Entrance Based|
|MA / M.Sc Statistics||Both Merit and Entrance Based|
|MCA||Entrance based only|
|M.Com||Both Merit and Entrance Based|
|M.Sc (Mathematics Education)||Entrance based only|
|M.Sc Anthropology||Both Merit and Entrance Based|
|M.Sc Biochemistry||Both Merit and Entrance Based|
|M.Sc Biophysics||Both Merit and Entrance Based|
|M.Sc Botany||Both Merit and Entrance Based|
|M.Sc Chemistry||Both Merit and Entrance Based|
|M.Sc Computer Science||Both Merit and Entrance Based|
|M.Sc Development Communication & Extension||Both Merit and Entrance Based|
|M.Sc Electronics||Both Merit and Entrance Based|
|M.Sc. Fabric & Apparel Science||Both Merit and Entrance Based|
|M.Sc Food & Nutrition||Both Merit and Entrance Based|
|M.Sc Forensic Science||Entrance based only|
|M.Sc Genetics||Entrance based only|
|M.Sc Geology||Both Merit and Entrance Based|
|M.Sc Human Development & Childhood Studies||Both Merit and Entrance Based|
|M.Sc Informatics||Entrance based only|
|M.Sc Microbiology||Both Merit and Entrance Based|
|Master of Operational Research||Entrance based only|
|M.Sc Physics||Both Merit and Entrance Based|
|M.Sc. Plant Molecular Biology & Biotechnology||Entrance based only|
|M.Sc Resource Management & Design Application||Both Merit and Entrance Based|
|M.Sc Zoology||Both Merit and Entrance Based|
|M.Sc. / M.Sc. – Ph.D. Combined Degree Program in|
Biomedical Sciences (Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Centre of Biomedical Research
|Entrance based only|
|M.Tech Microwave Electronics||Entrance based only|
|Bachelor of Library & Information Science||Merit only|
|Master of Library & Information Science||Both Merit and Entrance Based|
|Master of Education (M.Ed.)||Entrance based only|
|Post Graduate Diploma in Cyber Security and Law||Merit only|
About DU Entrance Test (DUET) 2021
NTA conducts an entrance test for admission into PG courses. The exam known as Delhi University Entrance Test. It is a national level exam.
DU PG entrance exam syllabus:
- Click here to check the syllabus of Department of East Asian Studies Entrance Exam.
- Click here to check the syllabus of M.A/M.Sc for Entrance Exam.
- Click here to check the Syllabus for M.A Hindi for Entrance Exam.
- Click here to check the syllabus of M.Sc. (Mathematics Education) for Entrance Exam.
- Click here to check the syllabus of M.A programme for Entrance Exam.
- Click here to check the syllabus of B.A programme for Entrance Exam.
- Click here to check the syllabus of B.A (Hons) for Entrance Exam.
- Click here to check the syllabus of L.L.M, L.L.B, Ph.D. Entrance Exam.
- Click here to check the Syllabus of M. Phil/Ph.D. Entrance Exam.
- Click here to check the syllabus for MA Punjabi entrance exam.
- Click here to check the syllabus for M.Sc Mathematics Education entrance exam.
- Click here to check the syllabus for M.Sc Biochemistry entrance exam.
DU PG Admission 2021 Admit Card
The admit card for the entrance test conducted for admission DU PG courses is released at nta.ac.in. The candidates can download it by entering their login credentials. DU PG Admission 2021 admit card is not sent via post.
The candidates are required to sign the admit card in front of the invigilator during the exam. The information regarding the exam date, exam timings, address of the exam centre etc are provided in the admit card.
DU PG Admission 2021 Reservation Criteria
Check the seat reservation criteria followed at DU for various categories.
|Category||Reservation of Seats|
|Scheduled Caste (SC)||15%|
|Scheduled Tribe (ST)||7 ½ %|
|Other Backward Classes (OBC)||27%|
|Economically Weaker Sections (EWSs)||10%|
|Persons with Benchmark Disabilities (PwD)||5%|
DU PG Admission 2021 Seat Intake
Delhi University releases the seat matrix for all the PG courses offered at Colleges and Departments of Delhi University. Check the college wise seat matrix given below.
Check College Wise Seat Matrix Here: Click here to download the DU PG Admission Seat Matrix.
About Delhi University
University of Delhi is also known as DU. It is a public central university situated in New Delhi. It was founded in 1922. The university has 16 faculties and 86 departments that are distributed over North and South campuses. It has 77 affiliated colleges. It is affiliated with UGC, NAAC, AIU. There are 240 courses available at the university. North and South campuses serve as the 2 main campuses of the university. The university is one of the most sought institutes of higher education in India.
Rankings: University of Delhi was ranked at 474 in QS World Rankings of 2021. It was ranked 600-800 in the world by the Times Higher Education World University Rankings of 2021.
Colleges under DU
Check the list of the colleges designated to provided PG courses at DU.
|Zakir Husain Delhi College||Department of Buddhist||Atma Ram Sanatan Dharam College|
|Daulat Ram College||Deshbandhu College||Dayal Singh College|
|Gargi College||Hansraj College||Hindu College|
|Indraprastha College||Janki Devi Memorial College||Jesus and Mary College|
|Kamala Nehru College||Kirori Mal College||Miranda House|
|Rajdhani College||Ramjas College||SGTB College|
|Sri Venkateswara College||St. Stephens College||Germanic and Romance Studies|
|Motilal Nehru College||Mata Sundri College||Kalindi College|
|PGDAV College (Day)||Shivaji College||Shyam Lal College|
|Sri Aurobindo College||Shyama Prasad Mukherjee College||Vivekanand College|
|Swami Shraddhanand College||Library and Information Sciences||Department of Logic|
|Department of Modern Indian Language &|
|Department of Persian||Department of Punjabi|
|Laxmibai College||Department of Slavonic and Finno-Ugrian|
|Shri Guru Nanak Dev Khalsa College|
|Shri Guru Gobind Singh College of Commerce||PGDAV College||Maharishi Valmiki College of Education|
|Lady Irwin College||Durgabai Deshmukh College for Special|
|Department of Education|
|Department of Biochemistry||Department of Electronics Science||Department of Genetics|
|Institute of Informatics and Communication||Department of Microbiology||Department of Physical Education and Sport Sciences|
|Law Centre||Department of Computer Science||Maitreyi College|
|Department of Anthropology||Department of Environmental Studies||Department of Geology|
|Institute of Home Economics||Department of Adult,Continuing Education|
|East Asian Studies|
|Cluster Innovation Centre||Social Work||Sociology Department|
|Shaheed Sukhdev College of Business Studies||Delhi School of Journalism||Department of Geography|
For more information regarding DU PG Admission 2021, you can refer last year’s Information Brochure.
Official website: du.ac.in
FAQs on DU PG Admission 2021
Ans. DU PG Admission 2021 is expected to start from June.
Ans. Some of the PG courses offered at DU are MA Buddhist Studies, MA Linguistics, MA Urdu, MA English, B.Ed, M.Ed, M.Sc Physics, MA Economics, MA Geography, MCA etc.
Ans. Admission in PG courses is offered through merit or entrance exam conducted by the university or both.
Ans. The admission list will be prepared on the basis of the result of the entrance test conducted by NTA.
Ans. Merit based admission is done for only those candidates who has completed qualifying examination from Delhi University.
Ans. The admission list for merit based courses is prepared according to the marks entered by the applicants in PG admission portal.
Ans. Yes, you can apply for more than one course. However, you need to fill separate application form for each course.
Ans. No, the admit cards will be released online at du.ac.in.
Ans. The date of entrance exam for your course will be announced on PG Admission Portal.
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