Delhi University B.Sc Admissions Eligibility Criteria and Requirement of Subjects

Delhi University B.Sc Eligibility Criteria will provide an overview of minimum eligibility criteria required for admissions to undergraduate B.Sc programmes in Faculty of Science at the University of Delhi.

Candidates interested in applying for DU B.Sc Admissions need to go through the following eligibility conditions required for B.Sc programmes.

  • All elective subjects in the CBSE curriculum which are regarded as Honours course by the university will be accepted in the best of four as academic subjects without any disadvantage
  • However Physical Education, Home Science and Music in Class 12th will be considered in best of four as the academic subjects or elective subjects for only those candidates who are seeking admissions in these three courses
  • The candidates who are pursuing two or three vocational courses are now eligible for the admission process, subjected to a deduction of 10% of the maximum marks in each subject
  • Those who will be applying for Honours course in Economics, Mathematics and Statistics need possess the qualifying marks in Mathematics in Class 12.

Read: A complete guide to Delhi University Admissions 2021

Minimum Percentage and Subjects required for DU B.Sc Admissions in Delhi University – The candidates should secure at least the minimum percentage as specified in the table below:

B.Sc (Hons.) Botany, Zoology, Microbiology, Biological Science– candidates must have studied Physics, Chemistry and Biology/Bio-technology as main subjects and should have secured a minimum of 55% marks in aggregate of three subjects and 50% marks in English as a compulsory subject.

B.Sc (Hons.) Anthropology– Candidates must be qualified with Physics, Chemistry and Biology subjects securing at least 55% and more marks in aggregate of three subjects and 50% marks in English as a compulsory language in the qualifying examination.

B.Sc (Hons.) Geology– Candidates must have qualified 12th board qualifying exams with Physics, Chemistry and Mathematics/Geology/Biology/Bio-technology/Geography subjects and they must have obtained a minimum of 55% and 50% marks in English as an elective subject.

B.Sc (Hons.) Food Technology– Candidates who have qualified 10+2 board exams with Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics and Biology/Bio-technology subjects obtaining at least 55% marks in aggregate of three subjects and 50% marks in English as a main subject.  The admissions will be done on basis of aggregate marks in PCM or PCB subjects, whichever is more and also, candidates who have studied PCMB will be offered 3% relaxation.

B.Sc (Hons.) Home Science–  candidates who have studied Physics/Chemistry, Biology/Bio-technology and other subjects except languages with atleast 50% in aggregate of the best three subjects.

B.Sc (Hons.) Bio-Medical Science – Candidates qualified 10+2 examination with Physics/Chemistry, Biology/Bio-technology obtaining at least 55% in aggregate marks and a minimum of 50% marks in English. The candidates with marks 60% or more in aggregate of PCM/Bio-technology with Mathematics will be provided an advantage of 3% marks.

B.Sc Bio-Chemistry– candidates who have studied 10+2 with Physics/Mathematics, Chemistry and Biology/Bio-technology as main subjects obtaining a minimum of 55% marks in aggregate of three subjects as well as 50% marks in English as an elective subject.

B.Sc Computer Science– Candidates qualified 12th qualifying examination with Mathematics, one language and two other elective subjects as listed academic subject obtaining 55% marks  or securing at least 60% marks in Mathematics. Candidates who have studies Physics, Chemistry/Computer Science and Mathematics will be given a 5% of advantage in the ‘Best of Four’ calculation.

B.Sc Mathematics and Statistics– The candidates need to have qualified HSC Board  with at least 45% of aggregate marks as well as a minimum of 50% marks in Mathematics.

B.Sc Home Science– Candidates qualified in 10+2 qualifying examination with English and three other elective subjects (not languages) securing at least 50% marks in aggregate.

B.Sc Mathematical Science – Candidates who have studied and qualified Mathematics, two elective/academic subjects and one language paper at 10+2 level and securing a minimum of 40% marks in aggregate.

B.Sc Physical Science/Applied Physical Science– Candidates who have qualified 12th board or equivalent examination with a minimum of 45% marks in three of the subjects i.e. Physics, Chemistry/ Computer Science and Mathematics. Also, candidates must have passed a language paper with 40% marks

The university is starting the online registration process almost two weeks ahead of its usual schedule for courses in which admission is based on cut-off. The last date to fill the admission form has not been finalised.

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