New Delhi: With the Delhi University coming out with its first cut-offs for 2017, the race to get into the best colleges has already begun. The colleges in North Campus still remain the popular choice, but with high cut-offs students may opt for institutes off campus or wait it out for subsequent lists. There are 63 colleges under Delhi University, with around 57 undergraduate courses offered by different colleges. English is the most popular course, followed by BA (Programme). The courses with the highest cut-offs are usually B.Com (Honours), Economics (Honours), and English (Honours).
Here are the 10 things you need to know about the first cut-offs:
– Hindu College, Lady Shri Ram (LSR), and Kirorimal College have set their cut-offs for Economics (Honours) at 97.5%.
– SRCC has pegged its cut-offs at 97.75%, for Economics (Honours) and B.Com (Honours).
– Shri Guru Teg Bahadur Khalsa College has a 98.25% cut-off for Economics (Honours). The college left behind others when it came to Sciences with the highest 99.66% cut-off for B.Sc. (Electronics).
– For BA (Honours) English, SGTB Khalsa College set an enviable cut-off of 98.75%, higher than the rest. It raised the bar highest for Arts as well with a 99% cut-off for its BA (Political Science) course.
– LSR set its B.Com (Honours) cut-off on par with SRCC at 97.75%
– Miranda House came in at an asking rate of 97% for B.Sc. (Zoology) and 96.67% for Maths and Physics
– Hansraj College pegged its sciences cut-off at 97.33 and 97.75% for Chemistry and Computer Science
– Among colleges offering journalism course, LSR set the highest cut-off of 98%, followed by Delhi College of Arts and Commerce (DCAC) with 97%
– Off campus colleges like Bharti College and Institute of Home Economics set their journalism cut-off at 96%, followed by Maharaja Agrasen College, located in Mayur Vihar in east Delhi, at 95%.
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– Cut-offs for courses in Hindi and Sanskrit (Honours) hovered within an achievable 60-70% for most colleges.
Document verification and approval of admission for the first cut-off will be from June 24 to June 28. The university will release its second list on July 1 2017, the document verification and approval of admission for which will take place from July 1 to July 4.
A third cut-off will also come on July 7, verification and approval for that will take place from July 7 to July 10. While a fourth and fifth cut-off list will most likely come, further cut-off lists in Delhi University may be declared depending on the vacant seats in the colleges.