DU : Admissions for Academic Session 2021- 22:


By Riya:


New Delhi:  The university of Delhi on 17 July,2021 has announced the commencement of admissions for the academic year 2021-22.

The university invites candidates desirous of taking admission to the University of Delhi by registering themselves on the DU portal (www.du.ac.in) as per the following schedule:



Commencement Date

Last Date

Post graduate programme

July 26,2021 : Monday

August 21,2021: Thursday

M.Phil/Phd programme

July 26,2021: Monday

August 21,2021: Thursday

Under-graduate programme

August 2,2021: Monday

August 31,2021: Tuesday



The University has also decided that there will be no change in the registration fees for Merit Based and Entrance Based admissions.

UG Admissions:

They will be done through one Registration-cum-Application form. All Departments / Colleges will use the same Registration-cum-Application Form for admissions and the candidates will not have to fill any other form.

PG Admissions:

The candidates will be required to fill one Registration Form but pay separate Registration Fees if opting for more than one programme.

M.Phil/Phd Admissions:

All candidates applying for M.Phil/Ph.D. Programmes will have to fill a common Registration Form.


Delhi University Entrance Test (DUET-2021) for all Post-Graduate programmes, selected Under-Graduate programmes and M.Phil./Ph.D programmes will be conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA) for which the dates will be announced soon.

All entrance tests will be conducted through NTA's Computer Based mode. This year, University of Delhi is planning to increase the Test-Centres for DUET.

The university also stated that Due to the unprecedented situation of COVID-19 pandemic and prevailing public health guidelines, UG merit based admissions under the ECA and Sports Categories will take place without the conduct of online/offline trials. Admissions under these supernumerary seats will be done based on the Merit/Participation certificates of the applicants. Only for this year, the applicants will be allowed to upload certificates of the preceding four years (1st May 2017 – 30th April 2021).

The Admission Branch is planning to organise webinars and upload tutorial videos to help candidates throughout the admission process. Announcement of these webinars will be published on the University website time to time.