DU 2016 admission: 3rd cut off announced; seats still vacant in popular colleges
Updated on Jul 11, 2016 - 4:33 p.m. IST by Apratim Chatterjee
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DU 3rd cut off for the admission year 2016 has been announced on July 10 with most sought after programmes’ seats still vacant in popular colleges. The third cut-off of DU 2016, however, has witnessed closing of admission process in a number of colleges for various undergraduate programmes. While a B.Com (H) seat in Shri Ram College of Commerce (SRCC) is available at 97.25 per cent and at 96.50 per cent in Ramjas College, there are no seats available for the UG programme in as many as 19 colleges including Acharya Narendra Dev College (ANDC), Aditi Mahavidyalaya, Aryabhatta, Ramanujan, Shyama Prasad Mukherjee, Shri Guru Nanak Dev (SGND) Khalsa and Zakir Hussain College.

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Careers360 brings you insights on DU 3rd cut off 2016 as despite vacant seats in the popular programmes like B.Com (H), BA (H) Economics and B.Sc (H) Mathematics, there is a slight fall in the cut-off percentages with respect to the previous one announced on July 4.

Admissions available for popular programmes in sought after colleges

One of the most sought after Delhi University Colleges, SRCC still remains open for admissions at cut-off percentages of 97.25 for each of the offered programme– B.Com (H) and BA (H) Economics. Another popular college, Ramjas has its seats vacant in the programmes like BA (H) Economics, BA (H) English, B.Com, B.Com (H), B.Sc (H) Chemistry, B.Sc (H) Maths, and B.Sc (H) Physics and admissions are available at 96.75, 95.75, 95.50, 96.50, 95, 96 and 95 percentages respectively.

 

While seats in Hansraj College, as per the third cut off list are available for BA (H) Economics at 96.75 per cent, BA (H) English at 96.25 per cent, BA programme at 95 per cent, B.Com (H) at 96.50 per cent, B.Sc. (H) Chemistry at 95.66 and B.Sc. (H) Computer Science at 95.75, B.Sc. (H) Electronics at 95, B.Sc. (H) Maths at 96 and B.Sc. (H) Physics at 96.33 per cent.

Hindu College, too, had to announce the third cut off for filling vacant seats in as many as 17 programmes including BA (H) Economics, BA (H) English, B.Com (H), B.Sc (H) Chemistry and B.Sc (H) Mathematics, where admissions in the programmes are available with minimum cut-off percentages of 97, 96.50, 96.75, 96 and 96.75, respectively. Interestingly, admissions at the college for popular programmes like BA (H) Philosophy, BA (H) Political Science, BA (H) Sanskrit, BA (H) Sociology, BA programme and B.Sc (H) Zoology are available at just ‘passing marks’ in Best of Four subjects’ aggregate.

 

Slight fall in cut-off percentages

Despite the seats remaining vacant in the popular programmes, DU colleges have dropped their cut-off percentages marginally, as compared to the last cut offs. The cut-off percentages for majority of programmes have shown a difference of just 0.25 and 0.50 points from that of the last cut-off list.

Notwithstanding to this trend, cut-off percentages of a few programmes have shown a significant fall from that of the second list. The third cut-off list for B.Com programme offered in Ramjas College has climbed down to as much as 3.75 points from last cut-off of 97.25 per cent. Dyal Singh College has dropped its BA (H) English cut off by 3 points in the 3rd list with admissions offered at 90 per cent, whereas DU 3rd cut-off list for B.Sc. (H) Maths programme in Shahid Rajguru College of Applied Sciences for Women has seen a steep fall of 4 points from 93 per cent as announced in the 2nd list.

Surprisingly, admission to B.Com programme in Shyama Prasad Mukherjee (SPM) College is now available at 91 per cent, which however, had shown ‘admission full’ in the second list.

 

Find the cut off percentages difference for a number of programmes in the table below–

BA (H) Economics

Colleges

DU 3rd cut-off percentage

DU 2nd cut-off percentage

Cut-off percentage difference

SRCC

97.25

97.50

0.25

Lady Shri Ram (LSR) College

97

97.50

0.50

Hindu College

97

97.75

0.25

Sri Venkateswara College

96.75

97.25

0.50

Hansraj College

96.75

97.50

0.75

Shyam Lal (Evening) College

93.75

95

1.25

B.Com (H)

Colleges

DU 3rd cut-off percentage

DU 2nd cut-off percentage

Cut-off percentage difference

SRCC

97.25

97.50

0.25

Hindu College

96.75

97

0.25

Sri Venkateswara College

96.75

97.50

0.75

Ramjas College

96.50

97.75

1.25

Indraprastha College for Women

95.75

96.50

0.75

Shahid Bhagat Singh College (SBSC)

95.75

97

1.25

Lakshmibai College

94.50

95

0.50

PGDAV (Evening) College

93

93.75

0.75

BA (H) English

Colleges

DU 3rd cut-off percentage

DU 2nd cut-off percentage

Cut-off percentage difference

LSR College

97

97.50

0.50

Hindu College

96.50

97.25

0.75

Hansraj College

96.25

96.25

0

Miranda House

96

97

1

Kirori Mal College

95.50

96

0.50

Ramjas College

95.75

96.50

0.75

IP College for Women

94

96

2

Vivekananda College

90.50

91.50

1

Satyawati (Evening) College

90.25

90.75

0.50

Dyal Singh (Evening) College

90

93

3

B.Com

Colleges

DU 3rd cut-off percentage

DU 2nd cut-off percentage

Cut-off percentage difference

Sri Venkateswara College

96

96.50

0.50

Shahid Bhagat Singh College (SBSC)

95.25

96

0.75

Shri Guru Tegh Bahadur (SGTB) Khalsa College

95.25

97

1.75

Shivaji College

95

95.50

0.50

Atma Ram Sanatan Dharam (ARSD) College

94

95.50

1.50

Aryabhatta College

93.75

93.75

0

Ramjas College

93.50

97.25

3.75

Shyama Prasad Mukherjee (SPM) College

91

Closed

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B.Sc (H) Mathematics

Colleges

DU 3rd cut-off percentage

DU 2nd cut-off percentage

Cut-off percentage difference

Hindu College

96.75

97

0.25

LSR College

96.25

96.75

0.50

Hansraj College

96

96.50

0.50

Miranda House

96

96.50

0.50

Ramjas College

96

97

1

Kirori Mal College

95.75

96

0.25

Daulat Ram College

95.25

95.50

0.25

Sri Venkateswara College

95

96

1

Gargi College

94

95.50

1.50

Shaheed Rajguru College of Applied Sciences for Women

89

93

4

B.Sc (H) Computer Science

Colleges

DU 3rd cut-off percentage

DU 2nd cut-off percentage

Cut-off percentage difference

Hansraj College

95.75

96.50

0.75

PGDAV College

95

97

2

IP College for Women

94.75

95.50

0.75

Shaheed Sukhdev College of Business Studies (SSCBS)

94

95

1

Bhaskaracharya College of Applied Sciences (BCAS)

91.50

93.50

2

SPM College

87

88

1

Based on the third cut-off, aspirants can get their documents verified and receive the admission approval by the respective colleges between July 11 and July 13, 2016, after which the central university will be declaring its 4th cut-off on July 15, 2016.

University of Delhi offers admissions to around 54000 seats offered at as many as 77 colleges for a total of 65 programmes through merit.

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