Delhi University approves CBCS for all courses; 2015 session begins July 20
Apratim Chatterjee, 14 Jul 2015, #DU

The University of Delhi has approved all its courses for Choice Based Credit System (CBCS) in the new academic session which is scheduled to begin from July 20, 2015. In a meeting held on July 13, the Academic Council of the Central University announced the approval.

“The Academic Council of the University in its meeting held on July 13, 2015 approved all courses of study under the Choice Based Credit System with a huge majority (79:22),” the official notice reads.

The University officials also said that DU teachers have cooperated in large numbers with the framing of courses of study through their respective departments. DU Registrar Prof. Tarun Kumar Das said, “A large number of DU teachers have cooperated in framing up the courses through their respective departments and proper procedures have been followed by the departments and their respective faculties.”


However, a group of teachers disagreed with the CBCS introduced without proper consultations. A few teachers alleged that Mathematics syllabus has been introduced without prior approval the committee of the courses of Department of Mathematics.


When the CBCS Syllabus will be implemented?

University officials confirmed that the new system, CBCS will be implemented from the fresh session, commencing from July 20, 2015. Prof. Tarun Kumar Das said, “On matters of implementing the CBCS, the University does not foresee any major issue or difficulty at the ground level since the admissions have been made in accordance with the basic and essential features of CBCS.”

Moreover, the DU Registrar also said that the other features of CBCS such as electives and skills have also been incorporated into the teaching programme commencing July 20, 2015.

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sir , can I take admission in DU stream of English honours ,on the basis of entrance examination

Anonymous 7th Dec, 2019

Hello there. Hope you are doing good. I would like to tell you that admission in DU for B.A English Honours is done on the basis of merit score. The cutoffs will be released in the month of June-July. You need to have English as a subject in your 12th standard. Also, you need include English in your best 4 subjects while considering your percentage.

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Did du have a relative marking scheme?

NAVNEET PANDEY 7th Dec, 2019

Hello amee

Yes Delhi university have a choice based credit system for relative marking scheme,its different and a rectified form of relative marking scheme,as there were many problems with relative marking had to score a perfect 100 to get a O grade known as outstanding.

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How many seats for the hostel is available in du for LLB and what is the fees? What is the basis and process DU follow for seat allocation?

sumit ranjan 7th Dec, 2019
Hi dear hope you are doing well rank of 50 is safe for getting hostel in DU for LLB course in general categories but if your rank is between hundred and 200 and you must try. The cut off rank for getting hostels in in LLB in DU for womens turns to 500.
The fee structure for hostel for one semester is around 5000
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i want to take admission in 2020 in du for doing stusy of masscom, what is the procedure for this

sumit ranjan 6th Dec, 2019
hi there!
For getting admission in DU in mass communication admission criteria of du is through the boards percentage the cutoff of mass communication in DU is very high so you must score excellent marks in class 12 irrespective of stream that is science commerce and arts then you are to apply for mass communication and I cut off list will be declared and if you get shortlisted then they will call you for an interview if you clear the interview you get admitted to to the best colleges of du for mass communication. Hope this will help. good luck

DU application form of year 2020

Sharon Rose Student Expert 5th Dec, 2019

Hello Princy,

The application process for DU 2020 for admission in various Undergraduate course may start from last week of May, 2020. So you need to wait until there's an official notification. You can check the registration process, application fee, counselling dates etc by using the link below

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