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DU Cutoff 2020 for Top Courses: Know Cut-off for B.A. English, B.A. (Pol. Sci.), B.A. Economics, B.A. (History)

DU will soon release the cut-off for top merit-based courses. Find out the DU cut-off for the colleges of north and south campus here. Take a look at the DU cut-off of top courses such as B.A English, Political Science, Economics, History here.

Aug 4, 2020 14:35 IST
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DU Cutoff 2020 for Top Courses
DU Cutoff 2020 for Top Courses

DU Admissions 2020 Updates: The University of Delhi is expected to release the first cut-off for admission in August 2020. Aspirants who were eagerly awaiting the 1st cut-off can apply for admission till 31st August 2020 through the official website. Find out all about the DU Admission updates here once the 1st cut-off is released by the university. 

The DU Cut-off for the year 2020 will talk about the college courses and the percentage required for the aspirant to seek admission in that particular course of choice. Each college will release the cut-off percentage which an aspirant should clear in order to be eligible to apply for DU admission. 

The University of Delhi will release the Consolidated 1st cut-off online at the official website of  DU and each individual college will also release the DU 1st cut-off and successive cut-offs separately on their official website.

Till the University releases the 1st cut-off aspirants can read the detailed report of the previous year (2019) cut-off and admission status as mentioned below:-  

DU Admission 2020 - Top 10 Courses

Delhi University offers several courses to the aspirants. The top 10 courses that generally receive maximum applications for the admission every year are as under:

S.No.

Top 10 DU Courses

1.

B.A. (Hons.) English

2.

B.A. (Hons.) Political Science

3.

B.A. Programme

4.

B.A. (Hons.) Economics

5.

B.A. (Hons.) History

6.

B.A. (Hons.) Psychology

7.

B.A. (Hons.) Journalism

8.

B.A. (Hons.) Sociology

9.

B.A. (Hons.) Geography

10.

B.Com

DU Cut-off Updates

Take a look at the updates of DU Admission after the release of DU cut-off in 2019. 

Through the 1st cut-off, 40 per cent seats i.e. around 23,000 seats have already been grabbed out of the total 63,000 seats by the aspirants seeking admission this year. After the release of DU first cutoff 2019 for the merit based courses, the race to get admission in the top courses such as B.A. Programme, B.A. History (H), B.A. English (H), B.A. Political Science (H), and B.A. Economics (H) among other courses is witnessing cutting edge competition among the aspirants. Around 2.58 lakh applicants are competing for around 62,000 seats available in the different colleges affiliated with the university. The list of top 10 courses for which thousands of applications were received in DU have announced super high cut-offs. In the first cut-off, Hindu has raised the bar for the aspirants seeking admission in B.A. Political Science (H) with 99% cut-off for the aspirants. Hindu is not the only college to make it tough for the aspirants to seek admission. B.A Psychology (Honours) was in high demand at Jesus and Mary College and the cut-off reached staggering 99% for the aspirants. 

As per the UG admission for merit-based courses, official portal of Delhi University says that maximum applications have been filled by the candidates passing their 10+2 from the CBSE board. Out of the total applicants, 1.29 lakh applicants are female candidates and 1.28 lakhs are male applicants. Last year, the number of applications received were more than this year i.e. 2.78 lakh applications against 56,000 seats. However, this year, around 2.58 lakh applicants are competing for around 62,000 seats available in the different colleges affiliated from DU. If we see in relative terms, the number of applicants versus the number of seats available ratio is better than last year.

DU Admissions 2020: Top Courses & Cut-offs

Take a look at the last year cut-off list before the DU 2020 cut-off is released. Find out probable percentage at which you can get admission the the top colleges and courses this year.   

Maximum candidates have opted for the BA programme courses this year with highest numbers of applications being filed for the B.A. (Hons.) English. A total of 142970 applicants have shown interest in this course. This is followed by B.A. (Hons.) Political Science (130240 applications), B.A. Programme (125519 applications), B.A. (Hons.) Economics (124538), B.A. (Hons.) History (120590), B.A. (Hons.) Psychology (112312), B.A. (Hons.) Journalism (112233) and B.Com (106549) among other courses.

Here is a direct link to check the DU Admission cutoff 2019 for arts, commerce and science courses:

DU Admission 2019

Download 1st DU Cutoff

Download 2nd DU Cutoff

DU Arts Courses and Colleges

Direct Link to download 1st cut-off

Direct Link to download 2nd cut-off

DU Commerce Courses and Colleges

Direct Link to download 1st cut-off

Direct Link to download 2nd cut-off

DU Science Courses and Colleges

Direct Link to download 1st cut-off

Direct Link to download 2nd cut-off

Take a look at the course specific cut-off to find out if you have made it to the top college and course of your choice.

B.A English (Honours) Cutoff 2019

B.A English (Honours) is one of the most sought after course in the Delhi University. Students have proven year by year that it is the top choice for the aspirants. B.A English (Honours) has got maximum applications filed for entry to this course and last year also, B.A English (Honours) was flooded with tons of applications from the aspirants. It is a three year full time undergraduate course offered by several colleges of DU. For the General or Unreserved category, reached as high as 98 per cent. Take a look at the top colleges and their cut-off for the B.A English (Honours) course:

S.No.

College

1st Cut-off (Gen)

2nd cutoff (Gen)

1

St. Stephen’s College

98.25%

Closed

2

Hindu College

97.75%

Closed

3

Miranda House

97.50%

Closed

4

Ramjas College

96.00%

96.50%

5

Hansraj College

97.25%

96.75%

6

Sri Venkateswara College

96.75%

96.00%

7

Lady Shri Ram College for Women

97.75%

97.50%

8

Jesus and Mary College

95.00%

Closed

9

Kamla Nehru College

95.75%

95.00%

10

Delhi College of Arts and Commerce

96.50%

96.00%

Do not miss out on: Hindu College (DU) Cut-off 2019

B.A. Political Science (Honours) Cutoff 2019

In Delhi University, the second most in-demand course for which applications have poured in is B.A Political Science (Honours). Candidates aspiring to seek admission in this course can take a look at the cut-off for the current admission year given below to get a fair idea about the college available to them:

S.No.

College

1st Cut-off (Gen)

2nd cut-off (Gen)

1

Hindu College

97.00%

Closed

2

Daulat Ram

95.75%

95.50%

3

Miranda House

97.00%

Closed

4

Indraprastha College for Women (W)

96.50%

96.25%

5

Ramjas College

96.75%

Closed

6

Sri Venkateswara College

96.50%

96.25%

7

Lady Shri Ram College for Women

97.75%

Closed

8

Gargi College

95.00%

95.50%

9

Karori Mal College

96.75%

Closed

10

Delhi College of Arts and Commerce

94.00%

95.25%

B.A. History (Honours) Cutoff 2019

Another interesting course that has gained traction in the recent years is B.A History (Honours) for which thousands of students apply in the Delhi University colleges. The Top 10 colleges that offer B.A History (Honours) are given below along with their cut-off. Read on to find out what it takes to be in the DU for when you have opted for B.A History (Honours). 

S.No.

College

1st Cut-off

2nd cut-off (Gen)

1

St. Stephen’s College

97.25%

Closed

2

Hindu College

98.00%

Closed

3

Miranda House

97.00%

Closed

4

Hansraj College

96.50%

Closed

5

Ramjas College

97.20%

97.00

6

Sri Venkateswara College

96.50%

95.50

7

Lady Shri Ram College for Women

97.00%

Closed

8

Indraprastha College for Women (W)

96.00%

94.75

9

Kirori Mal College

95.50%

Closed

10

Delhi College of Arts and Commerce

94.00%

93.25

B.A. Economics (Honours) Cutoff 2019

The cut-off for the B.A Economics (Honours) soars high every year and makes it difficult for the aspirants to get admission in their desired colleges.  Top colleges that offer B.A Economics (Honours) and their cut-offs are mentioned as under:

S.No.

College

1st Cut-off

1

St. Stephen’s College

98.75 (Commerce)

2

Shri Ram College of Commerce (SRCC)

98.75%

3

Hindu College

98.50%

4

Miranda House

98.25%

5

Indraprastha College for Women (W)

97.00%

6

Kirori Mal College

98.25%

7

Sri Venkateswara College

98.00%

8

Lady Shri Ram College for Women

98.00%

9

Jesus and Mary College

98.25%

10

Daulat Ram College

96.75%

B.A. Psychology (Honours) Cutoff 2019

Psychology Honours has become a popular course among female candidates and few colleges in DU offer specialisations in this domain at the undergraduate level. It is a 3-year course that sees 90% above cut-off for getting admission. Here is the cut-off of B.A Psychology (Honours) for the current admission year.

S. No. College

1st Cut-off

1

Lady Shri Ram College for Women

98.75%

2

Jesus and Mary College

99.00%

3

Indraprastha College for Women (W)

97.50%

4

Daulat Ram

97.00%

5

Zakir Husain Delhi College

96.00%

6

Bharati College

96.00%

7

Kamala Nehru College

97.00%

8

Aryabhatta College

95.00%

9

Mata Sundri College for Women

96.00%

10

Keshav Mahavidhlaya

97.00%

Check the list of documents that you need at the time of admission by clicking on the link provided below:

Also Read: List of documents required for UG admission

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