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Delhi University Undergraduate and Postgraduate Courses

The University of Delhi, which was established in 1922, had a humble beginning. It had just three colleges and a little over 700 students at the time. At present, it is considered to be one of India's largest universities, which provides higher education, professional courses and regular academic programs.
Delhi University has 86 departments, 77 colleges and 16 faculties. It also has a lot of affiliated institutions and colleges and some 150,000 regular students along with 250, 000 students as distance learners on its rolls. All of the faculties, departments and colleges are scattered around the NCR and they are linked by a centralized computer network so as to facilitate learning, communication and administration. The official website of University of Delhi is www.du.ac.in.

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Delhi University (DU) UG and PG Courses



CourseEligibility CriteriaCategoryDuration
Bachelor of Arts (Honours) Applied Psychology10+2 in (any Stream)Arts, Humanities And Social Science 3 Year
Bachelor of Arts (Honours) Business Economics10+2 in (any Stream)Arts, Humanities And Social Science3 Year
Bachelor of Arts (Honours) Economics10+2 in (any Stream)Arts, Humanities And Social Science 3 Year
Bachelor of Arts (Honours) English10+2 in (any Stream)Arts, Humanities And Social Science 3 Year
Bachelor of Arts (Honours) Geography10+2 in (any Stream)Arts, Humanities And Social Science 3 Year
Bachelor of Arts (Honours) Hindi10+2 in (any Stream)Arts, Humanities And Social Science 3 Year
Bachelor of Arts (Honours) Journalism10+2 in (any Stream)Mass Communication and Media 3 Year
Bachelor of Arts (Honours) Mathematics10+2 in (any Stream)Arts, Humanities And Social Science 3 Year
Bachelor of Arts (Honours) Philosophy10+2 in (any Stream)Arts, Humanities And Social Science 3 Year
Bachelor of Arts (Honours) Political Science10+2 in (any Stream)Arts, Humanities And Social Science 3 Year
Bachelor of Arts (Honours) Psychology10+2 in (any Stream)Arts, Humanities And Social Science 3 Year
Bachelor of Arts (Honours) Sanskrit10+2 in (any Stream)Arts, Humanities And Social Science 3 Year
Bachelor of Arts (Honours) Social Work10+2 in (any Stream)Arts, Humanities And Social Science 3 Year
Bachelor of Arts (Honours)Sociology10+2 in (any Stream)Arts, Humanities And Social Science 3 Year
Bachelor of Arts (Human Resourse Management)10+2 in (any Stream)Arts, Humanities And Social Science 3 Year
Bachelor of Arts (Management & Marketing of Insurance)10+2 in (any Stream)Arts, Humanities And Social Science 3 Year
Bachelor of Arts (Marketing Management & Retail Business)10+2 in (any Stream)Arts, Humanities And Social Science 3 Year
Bachelor of Arts (Office Administration & Secretarial Practice)10+2 in (any Stream)Arts, Humanities And Social Science 3 Year
Bachelor of Arts (Programme)10+2 in (any Stream)Arts, Humanities And Social Science 3 Year
Bachelor of Arts (Tourism)10+2 in (any Stream)Arts, Humanities And Social Science 3 Year
Bachelor of Ayurvedic Medicine & Surgery10+2 in (Science Stream) with PCB Science5 years 6 months Year
Bachelor of Business Studies10+2 in (Commerce Stream)Business Management 4 Year
Bachelor of Commerce (Honours)10+2 in (Commerce Stream)Business Management 3 Year
Bachelor of Commerce (Pass)10+2 in (Commerce Stream)Business Management 3 Year
Bachelor of Education10+2 in (any Stream) Entrance Test followed by an interview.Arts, Humanities And Social Science1 Year
Bachelor of Elementary Education10+2 in (any Stream) 50% marks in each of the 4 subjects in Class XII.Arts, Humanities And Social Science 4 Year
Bachelor of Engineering (Civil Engineering)10+2 With PCM with min. 50% MarksEngineering and other Technical Studies 4 Year
Bachelor of Engineering (Computer Engineering)10+2 in (Science Stream) with PCM 10+2. Entrance conducted by Delhi College of Engineering.Engineering and other Technical Studies 4 Year
Bachelor of Engineering (Electrical Engineering)10+2 in (Science Stream) with PCM 10+2. Entrance conducted by Delhi College of Engineering.Engineering and other Technical Studies 4 Year
Bachelor of Engineering (Electronics & Communication Engineering)10+2 in (Science Stream) with PCM 10+2. Entrance conducted by Delhi College of Engineering.Engineering and other Technical Studies 4 Year
Bachelor of Engineering (Environmental Engineering)10+2 in (Science Stream) with PCM 10+2. Entrance conducted by Delhi College of EngineeringEngineering and other Technical Studies 4 Year
Bachelor of Engineering (Information Technology)10+2 in (Science Stream) with PCM 10+2. Entrance conducted by Delhi College of Engineering.Engineering and other Technical Studies 4 Year
Bachelor of Engineering (Instrumentation & Control Engineering)10+2 in (Science Stream) with PCM 10+2. Entrance conducted by Delhi College of Engineering.Engineering and other Technical Studies 4 Year
Bachelor of Engineering (Manufacturing Process & Automation Engineering)10+2 in (Science Stream) with PCM 10+2. Entrance conducted by Delhi College of Engineering.Engineering and other Technical Studies4 Year
Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical Engineering)10+2 in (Science Stream) with PCM 10+2. Entrance conducted by Delhi College of Engineering.Engineering and other Technical Studies 4 Year
Bachelor of Engineering (Polymer Science & Chemical Technology)10+2 in (Science Stream) with PCM 10+2. Entrance conducted by Delhi College of Engineering.Engineering and other Technical Studies 4 Year
Bachelor of Engineering (Production & Industrial Engineering)10+2 in (Science Stream) with PCM 10+2. Entrance conducted by Delhi College of Engineering.Engineering and other Technical Studies 4 Year
Bachelor of Fine Arts10+2 in (any Stream)Arts, Humanities And Social Science 3 Year
Bachelor of LawAdmissions are made through a common Entrance Test for all the three Law Centres i.e. Campus Law Centre, Law Centre-I & Law Centre-II. Those candidates who fulfill the following requirements regardArts, Humanities And Social Science5 Year
Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery10+2 in (Science Stream) with PCBMedicine5 Year
Bachelor of Pharmacy10+2 in (Science Stream) with PCBMedicine 3 Year
Bachelor of Science (Honours) Bio-ChemistryCandidate must have passed one of the following examinations or any other examination recognized as equivalent thereto by the University of Delhi with 60% marks in aggregatScience 3 Year
Bachelor of Science (Honours) Biomedical Sciences Science 3 Year
Bachelor of Science (Honours) Botany10+2 in (Science Stream) with PCBScience 3 Year
Bachelor of Science (Honours) Chemistry10+2 in (Science Stream)Science 3 Year
Bachelor of Science (Honours) Computer Science10+2 in (Science Stream) with PCMScience 3 Year
Bachelor of Science (Honours) Electronics10+2 in (Science Stream) with PCMScience 3 Year
Bachelor of Science (Honours) Mathematics10+2 in (Science Stream) with PCMScience 3 Year
Bachelor of Science (Honours) Nursing10+2 in (Science Stream) with PCBScience3 Year
Bachelor of Science (Honours) Physics10+2 in (Science Stream) with PCMScience3 Year
Bachelor of Science (Honours) Zoology10+2 in (Science Stream) with PCBScience 3 Year
Bachelor of Technology (Civil Engineering)10+2 in (Science Stream) with PCMEngineering and other Technical Studies 4 Year
Bachelor of Technology (Electrical Engineering)10+2 in (Science Stream) with PCMEngineering and other Technical Studies4 Year
Bachelor of Technology (Electronics & Communication Engineering)10+2 in (Science Stream) with PCMEngineering and other Technical Studies4 Year
Bachelor of Technology (Mechanical Engineering )10+2 in (Science Stream) with PCMEngineering and other Technical Studies4 Year
Bachelor of Unani Medicine & SurgeryKAMIL-E-TIBB-O-JARAHAT (BUMS) : The candidates seeking admission to BUMS Course must have passed Intermediate / Senior School Certificate Examination (C.B.S.E.) (12 year cou Science5 Years and Six Months Year
Master of Arts (Economics)Graduate in any discipline with min. 50 % MarksArts, Humanities And Social Science2 Year
Master of Arts (English)Admission to the programme is on the basis of a written test conducted in July. Candidates with a B. A. (Hons). degree in English from Delhi University with 55% marks or abArts, Humanities And Social Science2 Year
Master of Arts (Hindi)B.A. (Pass)/B.A. (Hons)/ B.Com. (Pass)/B.Com. (Hons)/B.Sc. (Genl)/ B.Sc.(Hons) from Delhi University or any other recognised University with Hindi and English studied at GrArts, Humanities And Social Science2 Year
Master of Arts (History)1. B.A. (Hons.) examination in History of University of Delhi with 40% marks but less than 55%. 2. B.A. (Hons.) examination in History of Universities other than Delhi UnivArts, Humanities And Social Science2 Year
Master of Arts (Mathematics)Graduate in any discipline with min. 50 % Marks and Maths. in 10+2Arts, Humanities And Social Science2 Year
Master of Arts (Political Science )In the first phase candidates securing 55% and above in B.A Honours in Political Science from any College affiliated to the University of Delhi, will be required to registeArts, Humanities And Social Science2 Year
Master of Arts (Sanskrit)Graduate in any discipline with min. 50 % MarksArts, Humanities And Social Science2 Year
Master of Arts (Sociology)Graduate in any discipline with min. 50 % MarksArts, Humanities And Social Science2 Year
Master of Arts (Statistics)Graduate in any discipline with min. 50 % MarksArts, Humanities And Social Science2 Year
Master of CommerceGeneral Category A candidate seeking admission to M. Com. course must have: 1. Passed B.Com. (Hons.) degree from University of Delhi or any other University recognized equiBusiness Management2 Year
Master of Computer ApplicationGraduate in any discipline with min. 50 % Marks and Maths. in 10+2Information Technology and Computer Science3 Year
Master of EducationGraduate in any discipline with min. 50 % MarksArts, Humanities And Social Science1 Year
Master Of Engineering (Computer Technology & Applications)B.Tech. with min. 50% MarksEngineering and other Technical Studies2 Year
Master Of Engineering (Control & Instrumentation)B.Tech. or B.E. with min. 50% MarksEngineering and other Technical Studies2 Year
Master Of Engineering (Electronics & Communication )B.Tech. with min. 50% MarksEngineering and other Technical Studies2 Year
Master Of Engineering (Environmental Engineering)B.Tech. with min. 50% MarksEngineering and other Technical Studies2 Year
Master Of Engineering (Production Engineering)B.Tech. with min. 50% MarksEngineering and other Technical Studies2 Year
Master of Fine ArtsGraduate in any discipline with min. 50 % MarksArts, Humanities And Social Sciencec 2 Year
Master of LawAdmissions are made through an Entrance Test conducted by Faculty of Law, University of Delhi. Only those candidates are eligible to appear in LL.M. Entrance Test and bArts, Humanities And Social Science2 Year
Master Of Science (Bio Medical Science )Graduate in Science discipline with min. 50 % MarksScience2 Year
Master Of Science (Biochemistry)Subjects: M.Sc. (Previous) Examination Theory: Paper I Advances in Proteins, Enzymes and 3 60 Techniques in Biochemistry Paper II Advances in intermediary metabolism 3 60 Paper III Cell biology, memScience2 Year
Master Of Science (Botany)B.Sc. (Hons.) Botany/B.Sc. (H) Biological Science (3Years Course after 10+2) from Delhi University or any other University whose examination is recognized as equivalent toScience2 Year
Master Of Science (Chemistry)B.Sc. (Hons.) Chemistry (3Years Course after 10+2) from Delhi University or any other University whose examination is recognized as equivalent to University of Delhi and fuScience2 Year
Master Of Science (Computer Science)Graduate in Science discipline with min. 50 % MarksScience2 Year
Master Of Science (Electronics)50% seats through merit (D.U. only). 50% Entrance test. Science2 Year
Master Of Science (Home Science)Graduate in Science discipline with min. 50 % MarksScience2 Year
Master Of Science (Mathematics)Graduate in Science discipline with min. 50 % MarksScience2 Year
Master Of Science (Nursing)Graduate in Science discipline with min. 50 % Marks Science2 Year
Master Of Science (Physics)B.Sc. (Hons.) Physics (3 Years Course after 10+2) from Delhi University or any other University whose examination is recognized as equivalent to University of Delhi and ful Science2 Year
Master Of Science (Statistics)Graduate in Science discipline with min. 50 % MarksScience 2 Year
Master Of Science (Zoology)Graduate in Science discipline with min. 50 % Marks Science2 Year
Post Graduate Diploma in Computer ApplicationsGraduate in any discipline with min. 50 % Marks and Maths. in 10+2 Information Technology and Computer Science1 1/2 Year


Undergraduate Courses



Undergraduate courses such as BA Program, BA (Honors), B Sc (Pass), B Sc (Honors), B Com , BP Ed, Bachelor of Fine Arts, and BA (Vocational Studies) are available in subjects like Hindi, physical education and sport sciences, Buddhist studies , Bengali, Assamese, Hindi journalism, Urdu, linguistics, statistics, operational research, music, Persian, philosophy, Punjabi, Sanskrit, psychology, mathematics , computer science, polymer science, home science, and fine arts. International languages such as French, Spanish, German, Arabic and Italian are also taught as undergraduate subjects. Food technology , social work, sociology, geography, political science, economics, history, and English; Regional language courses such as Sindhi, Telugu, Assamese and Manipuri; applied life sciences with agro-chemical and pest management, applied physical sciences (available in both analytical and industrial chemistry), biological sciences, instrumentation and functional Hindi and education. BA (Vocational Studies) programs are available in tourism management, office management and secretarial practice, management and marketing of insurance, small and medium enterprises, material management, human resource management and marketing management and retail business.

Post Graduate Programs



Post Graduate programs such as M A, M PE, M Sc and post graduate diplomas are also available in many streams. Some of the latest post graduate programs available in Delhi university are; M Sc food and Nutrition, M Sc resource management and design application, M Sc fabric and apparel sciences , M Sc human development and childhood studies, M Sc development communication and extension, MA applied psychology, MA history, Master of physical education, one year PG diploma in molecular and biochemical technology, post graduate in dietetics and public health nutrition, post graduate in development theory (PGDT) course, regular intensive diploma in Bulgarian Courses; and additional optional courses such as MA French, MA German , MA Hispanic and MA Italian. Post graduate diploma in computer sciences is also available in Delhi University.

Ph D Courses



Ph D Courses are available in zoology, sociology, resource management & design application, psychology, linguistics, home science, genetics, fabrics & apparel science, computer science, Buddhist studies, adult continuing education & extension, social work, political science, microbiology, library information science, human development & childhood studies, geography, food & nutrition, development communication & extension, commerce, botany, anthropology, B Sc physical education & sports sciences and languages such as Hispanic, Persian, Italian, Arabic, Russian, Punjabi, German, and Sanskrit.

M Phil Courses



M Phil courses are available in statistics, zoology, sociology, Sanskrit, social work, Punjabi, Russian Language, Persian language, political science, library information science, linguistics, Italian, Spanish, German, French, geography, commerce, Bulgarian language, clinical psychology, botany, Buddhist studies, biotechnology, anthropology, Arabic, and biotechnology (interdisciplinary course).

Other Post Graduate Programs



Other post graduate programs available in Delhi University are M Tech chemical synthesis & process technologies, LL M, M Sc physics, M Sc microbiology, M Sc, home science specializations resource management & design application, M Sc home science specializations food & nutrition, M Sc home science specializations development communication & extension, M Sc home science specializations human development and childhood studies, M Sc home science specializations fabric and apparel science; M Sc geology M Sc genetics , M Sc food & nutrition , M Sc fabrics and apparel science, M Sc environmental studies, M Sc computer science, M Sc chemistry, M Sc anthropology, MLIS, M P Ed, MIB, MHROD, MCA, M Sc statistics, MA Russian studies, MA operational research, MA political science, MA East Asian studies, MA Buddhist studies, LLB and MA applied psychology. MA courses in Indian and International languages are available in Hindi, Urdu, Punjabi, Sanskrit, Bengali, Arabic, English, French, German, Hispanic, Italian, Japanese, and Persian.

Latest Under Graduate Programs



Similarly some of the latest under graduate programs are: bachelor of elementary education, bachelor of financial and investment analysis, bachelor of business studies, BFA fine arts, B Sc life sciences, B Sc applied physical sciences (industrial chemistry), BSC applied physical sciences (environmental science), B Sc applied physical sciences (computer science), BSC applied physical sciences (electronics), B Sc applied physical sciences (analytical chemistry), B Sc applied life sciences (agro-chemical & pest management), B Sc analytical methods: chem. & bio chem., B Sc Program applied life sciences (sericulture), B Sc (MT) radiography, B Sc (PEHES), B Sc (Honors) home science development communication & extension (DCE); B El Ed (elementary education), BLIS, B Ed, B Ed home science, B Ed special education, BA(vocational studies) and BBE.

Several language courses and journalism courses are also available with BA (honors) programs.

Career-Oriented Certificates and Diploma Courses



Delhi University offers dozens of career-oriented certificates and diploma courses along with its regular academics programs. It includes fast-paced diploma courses and intensive programs in different international languages. Apart from that it also offers programs in Tally Accounting, PG diploma in paleography, PG diploma in international marketing, PG diploma in nanotechnology, PG diploma in tourism, PG diploma in molecular and biochemical technology, PG diploma in linguistics, PG diploma in book publications, PG diploma in global business operations, PG diploma in computer applications, diploma in pharmacy, diploma in DMRD, diploma in DGO, diploma in DLO, diploma in DA, diploma in DCH and diploma in business corporate communications.

Certificate courses are also available in video production, journalism, 'O' and 'A' level computer courses, CAD (computer added designing), early childhood care and education, environmental awareness, retail management and quality control and food safety.

Last Updated on : June 3, 2014