Delhi University (DU) First Cut-Off 2020-2021

The Delhi University (DU), has now announced the first cut-off list for merit-based admissions to undergraduate courses for the academic year 2020-21. As per schedule, the second cut off list would release on October 17. Known as the best university to pursue undergrad courses like B.A., B.Com, and B.Sc, Delhi University is a coveted institution for students all over India. DU affiliates a host of top colleges of the country and students consider it a matter of pride to get admission to them.

Students can seek admission from 10 am on October 12 to 5 pm on October 14. Also payment of fee would be open till October 16 until 5 pm. Nearly 91 colleges under Delhi University offer admission to UG programmes based on DU admission cut off marks. The University is going to start its new academic session for UG programs from November 18. Another cut-off would be announced on November 18 and admission would be done till November 20 on the basis of the same. 

Merit based admissions to BA, BCom and BSc courses, in colleges under Delhi University would begin from October 12. The entire admission process will be online this year due to the COVID19 pandemic. An online help desk has been formed by the University for the students to submit grievances related to undergraduate admissions through an online form, available on university website.

Delhi University Admissions 2020 begins from today. Here’s a quick look at Top 10 DU Colleges, courses offered, 1st cut off list and number of seats available for this year’s admissions.

The Lady Shri Ram College for Women has pegged 100 percent score for three courses for general category aspirants — BA (Hons) Economics, BA (Hons) Political Science and BA (Hons) Psychology, having the highest cut-off among science courses. Lady Shri Ram College has also released a cut-off of 99.75 percent for admission to B.Sc (Hons) Statistics for general category students. Hindu College on the other hand has released a cut-off of 99.25 percent. The college has also made a cut-off of 99.33 percent for B.Sc (Hons) Physics. To check the cut-off, visit Delhi University website du.ac.in

Documents required for admission:

Class 10 pass certificate or mark-sheet indicating dates of birth and parents’ names.

Class 12 mark sheet

SC/ST/OBC/EWS/CW/KM Certificate (if applicable)

OBC (Non-Creamy Layer) Certificate (if applicable)EWS Certificate from competent authority certifying the applicant can claim reservation under this category. Income certificate is also required.

Top 10 Colleges of DU

As per NIRF 2020 Rankings, Miranda House, which is also the Top College in the country is the best college in Delhi University. All these colleges are also amongs the Top 20 All India Ranks. 

  1. Miranda House
  2. Lady Shri Ram College for Women
  3. Hindu College
  4. St. Stephens College
  5. Hans Raj College
  6. Shri Ram College of Commerce
  7. Atma Ram Sanatam Dharm College – ARSD
  8. Sri Venkateswara College
  9. Deen Sayal Upadhyaya College
  10. Gargi College

Rankings and courses offered

St. Stephen’s College 4 B.A. Economics (Hons)B.A. History B.A. English (Hons)B.Sc Mathematics (Hons)B.Sc Chemistry (Hons)
Lady Shri Ram College for Women (LSR) 2 B.A. EnglishBachelor of Commerce (B.Com)B.A. Psychology (Hons)B.A. Economics (Hons)B.A Journalism (Hons)
Shri Ram College of Commerce (SRCC) 12 B.Com (Hons)B.A. Economics (Hons)
Sri Venkateswara College 14 B.Sc Mathematics (Hons)B.Sc Chemistry (Hons)B.Sc Physics (Hons)B.Com (Hons)B.A. Economics (Hons)
Hindu College 3 B.Com (Hons)B.A. History (Hons)B.A. Philosophy (Hons)B.A. Political Science (Hons)B.A. Economics (Hons)
Jesus & Mary College 37 B.Sc Mathematics (Hons)B.A. Psychology (Hons)B.A. Political Science (Hons)B.Com (Hons)B.A. Economics (Hons)
Hans Raj College 9 B.Sc Physics (Hons)B.Sc Chemistry (Hons)B.Com (Hons)B.Sc Mathematics (Hons)B.A. Economics (Hons)
Kamala Nehru College 43 B.A. Economics (Hons)B.A. Political Science (Hons)B.ComB.A. Journalism (Hons)B.A. Psychology (Hons)
Miranda House 1 B.A Philosophy (Hons)B.A Political Science (Hons)B.Sc Mathematics (Hons)B.A. English (Hons)B.A. Economics (Hons)
Gargi College 16 B.Sc Chemistry (Hons)B.A Psychology (Hons)B.A Political Science (Hons)B.ComB.A. Economics (Hons)
Shaheed Sukhdev College of Business Studies (CBS) 57 B.Tech in Computer ScienceBachelor’s in Business Studies
Delhi College of Arts and Commerce (DCAC) B.A. History (Hons)B.A. Political Science (Hons)B.A Journalism (Hons)B.ComB.A. Economics (Hons)
Ramjas College B.A Political Science (Hons)B.Sc Statistics (Hons)B.ComB.A History (Hons)B.A. Economics (Hons)
Shaheed Bhagat Singh College B.Sc Mathematics (Hons)B.A Political Science (Hons)B.A. English (Hons)B.Com (Hons)B.A. Economics (Hons)
Indraprastha College for Women (IP College) 43 B.A Political Science (Hons)B.A. English (Hons)B.ComB.A. Mass Media & Mass CommunicationB.A. Economics (Hons)
College of Vocational Studies (CVS) B.A English (Hons)B.A History (Hons)Bachelor of Management Studies (BMS)B.Com (Hons)B.A. Economics (Hons)
Kirori Mal College (KMC) 19 B.A Political Science (Hons)B.Sc Mathematics (Hons)B.A. English (Hons)B.Com (Hons)B.A. Economics (Hons)
Atma Ram Sanatan Dharma College (ARSD) 13 B.Sc Mathematics (Hons)B.A. Political Science (Hons)B.Com (Hons)B.A. Economics (Hons)
Daulat Ram College 26 B.A. History (Hons)B.Sc. Mathematics (Hons)B.A. Psychology (Hons)B.Com (Hons)B.A. Economics (Hons)
Maitreyi College 35 B.Sc. Chemistry (Hons)B.A. History (Hons)B.A. Political Science (Hons)B.ComB.A. Economics (Hons)

Courses, 1st Cut off List 2020, No. of Seats for Top 10 DU Colleges

1. Miranda House

Course Name (Gen) (OBC) (SC) (ST) (PwD) (KM) (EWS) Total Seats
B.A. (H) Bengali 70 68 65 64 62 65 68 10
B.A. (H) Economics 98.75 97 94.5 93 92.5 97.5 98.25 78
B.A. (H) English 99 97.5 95 94 94.5 94.5 98 78
B.A. (H) Geography 98.5 97.75 97 96.5 92 93 98.25 58
B.A. (H) Hindi 92 88 85 83 83 81 90 78
B.A. (H) History 98.75 98 96 96.75 94 98.25 98 58
B.A. (H) Philosophy 97 93.5 91.5 90 90 90 96 58
B.A. (H) Political Sc. 99 98.25 97 97 95 96 98 68
B.A. (H) Sanskrit 75 71 69 65 65 65 72 39
B.A. (H) Sociology 98.5 96.25 94.5 94.5 94.5 94.75 97.5 65
B.Sc. (H) Botany 97 96 94.33 91.33 88.33 90 96.67 39
B.Sc. (H) Chemistry 97.33 95.67 90.67 86.67 90 90 96.67 78
B.Sc. (H) Math. 98.75 98.25 96 95 95 98.25 98.5 88
B.Sc. (H) Physics 98 97 93 89 93 93 97 86
B.Sc. (H) Zoology 97.67 96.33 95.33 92 90 92 97.33 39
B.Sc. Life Science 96.67 95 94 91 90 90 96.33 44
B.Sc. Physical Sc. 97.33 96 90 89 90 90 97 43
B.A. Programme(all combinations) 98.75 98.5 98 98 96 98.5 98.5  

2. Lady Shri Ram College for Women (LSR)

Course Name GEN OBC SC ST PwD EWS KM Total Seats
B.A Programme (Computer Applications + Economics) 97.25 94.50 92.00 91.00 91.50 95.00 91.50 78
B.A Programme (Computer Applications + Mathematics) 96.50 94.00 92.00 91.00 90.00 96.00 92.00
B.A Programme (Economics + History) 99.00 98.00 97.00 96.00 95.00 97.00 97.00
B.A Programme (Economics + Mathematics) 97.75 95.00 92.50 91.00 91.00 96.00 94.00
B.A Programme (Economics + Political Science) 99.25 99.00 97.00 96.00 95.00 99.00 96.00
B.A Programme (History + Political Science) 99.00 98.00 96.00 95.00 94.00 98.00 97.00
B.A Programme (History + Sociology) 98.50 96.50 95.00 94.00 94.00 97.00 96.00
B.A Programme (Political Science + Psychology) 99.00 98.00 97.00 97.00 95.00 97.00 96.00
B.A Programme (Psychology + Sociology) 98.75 97.75 96.75 96.75 94.75 96.75 96.00
B.A. (Hons.) Economics 100.00 99.75 99.50 99.50 99.00 99.75 99.00 106
B.A. (Hons.) English 99.00 97.50 95.50 95.00 93.50 98.00 96.00 106
B.A. (Hons.) Hindi 91.00 89.00 87.00 85.00 85.00 90.00 85.00 39
B.A. (Hons.) History 99.50 99.00 98.00 98.50 95.00 99.00 97.00 106
B.A. (Hons.) Journalism 99.50 98.00 97.50 98.00 98.00 97.00 97.00 29
B.A. (Hons.) Philosophy 98.00 97.00 95.00 96.00 95.00 97.00 97.00 49
B.A. (Hons.) Political Science 100.00 99.00 98.00 98.50 96.00 99.00 98.00 106
B.A. (Hons.) Psychology 100.00 99.00 98.50 98.50 98.75 99.00 98.75 61
B.A. (Hons.) Sanskrit 70.00 68.00 68.00 68.00 68.00 69.50 68.00 29
B.A. (Hons.) Sociology 99.25 97.50 96.50 96.50 96.00 97.00 97.00 39
B.Com (Hons.) 99.75 99.50 99.00 99.00 99.00 99.50 99.25 68
B.Sc (Hons.) Mathematics 97.25 96.50 93.00 92.00 90.00 96.50 93.50 58
B.Sc (Hons.) Statistics 99.75 99.00 96.00 95.00 99.00 99.50 99.00 39

3. Hindu College

Course Gen OBC SC ST Pwd EWS KM Total Seats
B.Sc (Hons.) Statistics 99.25 98.25 98.00 97.50 97.00 98.50 98.00 40
B.Sc (Hons.) Botany 97.00 95.00 93.00 93.00 91.00 96.00 94.00 40
B.Sc (Hons.) Chemistry 98.33 97.00 95.00 90.00 87.00 97.66 91.00 79
B.Sc (Hons.) Mathematics 99.00 98.25 98.00 96.00 98.25 98.25 97.00 49
B.Sc (Hons.) Physics 99.33 98.66 97.00 91.00 87.00 98.66 94.00 79
B.Sc (Hons.) Zoology 97.33 96.33 95.33 92.33 90.00 97.00 94.33 40
B.Sc (Prog.) Physical Science with Chemistry 97.33 96.33 94.00 89.00 86.00 96.66 90.00 59
B.Sc (Prog.) Physical Science with Electronic 97.00 96.00 88.00 79.00 76.00 96.00 90.00 40
B.A. (Hons.) Economics 99.25 98.50 93.75 92.25 95.00 98.50 96.00 68
B.A. (Hons.) English 98.50 97.75 96.00 95.00 96.50 97.75 96.50 49
B.A. (Hons.) Hindi 92.00 90.00 89.00 84.00 90.50 91.00 91.00 40
B.A. (Hons.) History 98.75 97.50 96.50 96.50 96.50 97.50 96.00 49
BA (H) Philosophy 97.00 94.00 90.00 90.00 88.00 93.00 90.00 49
B.A. (Hons.) Political Science 99.50 98.50 97.00 97.00 97.00 98.75 97.00 49
BA (H) Sanskri 78.50 72.00 72.00 70.00 70.00 75.00 70.00 29
BA (H) Sociology 98.75 97.50 96.25 96.25 96.25 97.25 95.75 49
B.Com (Hons.) 99.25 97.50 95.75 94.00 93.50 97.00 92.50 79
BA Programme (History + Political Science) 98.75 97.75 95.00 95.00 95.00 98.00 96.00  
BA Programme (English + Economics) 98.50 97.50 94.75 94.75 94.75 97.75 95.75  
BA Programme (Hindi+Philosophy) 95.00 93.00 91.25 91.25 91.25 94.25 92.25  
BA Programme (Sanskrit + Political Science) 97.25 96.00 93.50 93.50 93.50 96.50 94.50  

4. St. Stephen’s College

Admission process for is complete. Being a minority college, St. Stephens does not take part in the normal admission process of DU, hence cut off and details are not provided hence.

5. Hans Raj College

Course UR OBC SC ST PwD EWS KM Total Seats
B.A. (H) Economics 98.75 96.25 94.25 92.5 94.25 98.5 94.25 135
B.A. (H) English 98 95 94 94 94 96.5 95 68
B.A. (H) Hindi 90 88 87 85 89 89 89 68
B.A. (H) History 97.5 96 95.5 95.5 95.5 97 96.5 68
B.A. (H) Philosophy 96.5 95.75 94.75 94.5 95 96 95 58
B.A. (H) Sanskrit 72 68 67 65 64 70 70 49
B.A. Prog. (Sanskrit + History) 94 93.5 92.75 91.75 92.75 93.75 92.75 250
B.A. Prog. (Eco + Commerce) 97 96 95.25 95 94.5 96 95.75
B.A. Prog. (History + Eco.) 96.75 96 95.25 91.75 92.75 93.75 92.75
B.A. Prog. (Philosophy + History) 95.5 94.5 94.5 93.5 93.5 94.25 94.75
B.A. Prog. (Phy. Edu. + History) 95.5 94.75 94.75 93.5 93.5 94.75 94.75
B.Com. (H 99.25 97.5 95.75 93.5 92 98.75 94.25 260
B.Sc. (H) Anthropology 93 92 90 90 89 92.66 90 39
B.Sc. (H) Botany 95 94 89.66 85 85 94 93 78
B.Sc. (H) Chemistry 97 96 92 84 90 96.33 95 87
B.Sc.(H) Computer Science 97.25 96.5 95 90 95 97 96 58
B.Sc. (H) Electronics 98 97.33 94 91 94 97.33 95 39
B.Sc. (H) Geology 97.66 95.33 92 92 92 97.33 96 58
B.Sc. (H) Mathematics 96.75 95.75 93.25 90 93.25 96.5 96.75 78
B.Sc. (H) Physics 98.33 97.33 94 90 95 98 96 87
B.Sc. (H) Zoology 96.66 94.33 91.33 85.33 86.33 95.33 95.33 78
B.Sc. Life Science 95 94 90 87 85 94 93 78
B.Sc. Physical Science (Chem.) 96.66 95.66 91.66 90 90.33 96.33 93.66 39
B.Sc. Physical Science (Comp.) 96.66 95.66 91.66 90 90.33 96.33 93.66 39

6. Shri Ram College of Commerce (SRCC)

Course Gen OBC SC ST Pwd EWS KM Total Seats
B.Com (Hons) 99.50 98.00 96.25 94.50 94.00 97.50 93.00 626
BA (Hons) Economics 99.00 97.75 97.00 95.75 97.75 95.25 94.00 155

7. Atma Ram Sanatam Dharm College (ARSD)

Course Gen OBC SC ST Pwd EWS KM Total Seats
B.A. (Hons.) Economics 98.00 96.00 91.00 86.00 88.00 97.00 89.00 96
B.A. (Hons.) English 96.00 94.00 92.00 92.00 92.00 95.00 90.00 49
B.A. (Hons.) Hindi 85.00 82.00 80.00 79.00 80.00 84.00 81.00 49
B.A. (Hons.) History 96.00 95.00 93.00 94.00 92.00 95.00 93.00 49
B.A. (Hons.) Political Science 97.00 95.00 92.00 93.00 89.00 96.00 90.00 96
B.Com 96.00 94.00 92.00 90.00 90.00 95.00 90.00 193
B.Com (Hons.) 98.00 94.00 92.00 90.50 91.00 97.00 91.00 174
B.Sc (Hons.) Chemistry 95.00 92.00 87.00 81.00 84.00 94.00 85.00 86
B.Sc (Hons.) Computer Science 96.00 94.00 91.00 88.00 88.00 95.00 89.00 58
B.Sc (Hons.) Electronics 93.00 91.00 86.00 84.00 84.00 92.00 84.00 39
B.Sc (Hons.) Mathematics 96.00 94.00 90.00 86.00 88.00 95.00 88.00 96
B.Sc (Hons.) Physics 96.00 94.00 90.00 85.00 85.00 95.00 85.00 86
B.Sc Applied Physical Sciences with Industrial Chemistry 91.00 89.00 83.00 78.00 80.00 90.00 81.00 57
B.Sc (Prog.) Physical Science with Chemistry 92.00 90.00 85.00 80.00 81.00 91.00 82.00 77
B.Sc (Prog.) Physical Science with Computer Science 93.00 91.00 86.00 82.00 81.00 92.00 83.00 75
B.Sc (Prog.) Physical Science with Electronic 92.00 90.00 86.00 82.00 81.00 91.00 82.00 77
BA Programme (Sanskrit + English, Hindi, Political Science, Economics, Maths, Comp.Sc, history) 85.00 82.00 80.00 77.00 84.00 76.00 79.00 118
BA Programme (Hindi  + English, Sanskrit, Political Science, Economics, Maths, Comp.Sc, history) 89.00 87.00 84.00 82.00 88.00 80.00 82.00
BA Programme (Comp. Sc + English, Sanskrit, Political Science, Economics, Maths, Hindi, history) 91.00 89.00 86.00 85.00 90.00 85.00 85.00
BA Programme (Maths + English, Sanskrit, Political Science, Economics, Hindi, Comp. Sc, history) 90.00 87.00 84.00 82.00 89.00 80.00 82.00
BA Programme (English + Hindi, Sanskrit, Political Science, Economics, Maths, Comp.Sc, history) 94.00 91.00 88.00 87.00 83.00 86.00 86.00
BA Programme with any two Disciplines (History, Political Science, Economics) 94.00 91.00 89.00 89.00 93.00 87.00 87.00

8. Sri Venkateswara College (Venky)

Course Gen OBC SC ST Pwd EWS KM Total Seats
B.A. (Hons.) Economics 98.50 96.75 95.50 92.50 94.00 98.00 95.00 49
B.A. (Hons.) English 97.00 95.00 91.50 91.50 90.00 96.50 92.50 49
B.A. (Hons.) Hindi 85.00 83.00 80.00 79.00 80.00 84.50 80.00 58
B.A. (Hons.) History 96.50 94.50 93.00 91.00 90.00 96.25 90.00 49
B.A. (Hons.) Political Science 91.00 95.00 93.50 92.00 91.00 96.75 91.00 49
BA Hons Sanskrit 66.50 65.00 64.00 61.00 61.00 66.00 61.00 49
BA Hons Sociology 96.25 94.25 93.25 91.00 90.00 96.00 90.00 49
B.Com 97.00 95.25 92.75 90.50 92.25 96.75 93.00 115
B.Com (Hons.) 98.00 95.75 93.25 91.00 93.25 97.75 93.25 115
B.Sc (Hons.) Statistics 97.00 95.25 92.00 91.00 91.58 96.75 94.25 39
B.Sc (Hons.) Botany 95.00 93.00 90.00 85.00 85.00 94.66 92.00 39
B.Sc (Hons.) Chemistry 96.66 95.00 94.00 90.66 90.00 96.00 91.00 78
B.Sc (Hons) Electronics 97.00 95.00 91.33 89.00 90.00 96.66 90.00 49
B.Sc (Hons.) Mathematics 97.00 95.00 92.00 90.50 90.50 96.50 94.00 115
B.Sc (Hons.) Physics 97.66 97.00 94.00 91.00 91.00 97.33 93.00 49
B.Sc (Hons.) Zoology 95.66 93.66 91.33 88.33 87.66 95.33 91.00 39
B.Sc (Hons.) Bio-Chemistry 97.00 95.66 92.00 91.00 90.00 96.33 93.00 49
B.Sc (Hons.) Biological Sciences 95.33 93.33 91.33 90.33 90.00 95.00 92.00 58
BSc Prog Life Science 93.50 92.00 87.00 84.00 85.00 93.00 92.00 154
BA Programme               115

9. Deen Dayal Upadhyaya College

Course Name GEN OBC SC ST PwD EWS KM Total Seats
BA (H) English 94.50 92.50 87.50 82.50 94.00 85.00 84.50 40
B.Com Hons 97.00 92.00 84.00 70.00 96.00 75.00 87.00 154
B.Sc. (Hons.) Botany 92.00 88.00 82.00 75.00 91.00 75.00 82.00 40
B.Sc (Hons) Chemistry 95.00 93.00 85.00 75.00 95.00 75.00 85.00 40
B.Sc (Hons) Computer Science 96.00 94.00 90.00 80.00 95.00 75.00 86.00 60
B.Sc (Hons) Electronics 93.00 91.00 86.00 74.00 92.00 76.00 83.00 60
B.Sc. (H) Mathematics 97.00 94.00 87.00 73.00 96.00 75.00 87.00 78
B.Sc (H) Physics 97.00 94.00 90.00 78.00 96.00 75.00 87.00 60
B.Sc (H) Zoology 94.00 91.00 87.00 76.00 93.00 75.00 84.00 40
B.Sc (H) Life Science 91.00 87.00 80.00 72.00 90.00 70.00 81.00 40
B.Sc Phy. Sc wth Chemistry 92.00 88.00 75.00 70.00 91.00 70.00 82.00 40
B.Sc. Phy. Sc. With Computer Science 93.00 89.00 75.00 75.00 92.00 70.00 83.00 40
B.Sc Mathematical Sciences 94.00 91.00 85.00 75.00 93.50 70.00 84.00 40
BA Economics + History 91.00 86.00 85.00 74.00 90.00 75.00 81.00 120
BA Economics + Political Science 91.00 86.00 85.00 74.00 90.00 75.00 81.00
BA History + Political Science 91.00 86.00 85.00 74.00 90.00 75.00 81.00

10. Gargi College

Course Name GEN OBC SC ST PwD EWS KM Total Seats
B.A. (Hons.) Ap. Psy. 98.00 93.00 96.00 93.00 93.00 97.00 96.00 47
B.A. (Hons.) Eco. 97.00 94.00 90.00 88.00 90.00 96.00 94.00 59
B.A. (Hons.) English 98.00 92.50 90.50 90.50 86.50 96.50 98.00 59
B.A. (Hons.) Hindi 82.00 80.00 75.00 75.00 75.00 79.00 75.00 59
B.A. (Hons.) History 97.00 93.00 92.00 92.00 90.00 96.00 90.00 59
B.A (Hons) Philosophy 90.00 83.00 83.00 83.00 87.00 87.00 87.00 40
B.A. (Hons.) Pol. Sc. 97.00 95.00 92.00 92.00 90.00 96.00 90.00 114
B.A. (Hons.) Sanskrit 50.00 45.00 45.00 45.00 45.00 49.50 45.00 47
B.Com. (Prog) 96.00 91.00 85.00 80.00 82.00 95.25 90.00 230
B.Com. (Hons.) 97.00 92.00 88.00 82.00 85.00 96.25 92.00 156
B.Sc. (Prog.) Life Sc. 91.00 88.00 79.00 78.33 60.33 90.66 88.00 114
B.Sc. (Prog.) Phys. Sc 93.00 92.00 88.00 77.00 72.00 92.00 88.00 77
B.Sc. (Hons.) Botany 93.00 90.00 81.00 81.00 60.00 91.00 92.66 77
B.Sc. (Hons.) Chem. 96.00 95.66 90.00 85.00 85.00 95.66 95.00 40
B.Sc. (Hons.) Microbiology 95.00 93.00 90.00 85.00 90.00 95.00 93.00 40
B.Sc. (Hons.) Physics 96.33 96.00 90.33 88.33 85.00 96.00 93.00 40
B.Sc. (Hons.) Zoology 94.66 92.66 84.66 82.66 65.33 94.00 88.66 77
B.Sc. (Hons.) Math 96.50 95.50 92.00 91.00 90.00 96.00 95.00 59

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