Over 1.25 lakh students have applied so far for Delhi University’s undergraduate programmes since its online registrations began on 22 May, with English Honors and B.Com turning out to be the most sought-after subjects.
Around 38,015 students from Delhi have registered for DU’s UG programmes, followed by applicants from Uttar Pradesh (23,302) and Haryana (13,168). According to a release issued by the varsity, 4,181 registrations have been recorded from Bihar and 3,692 from Rajasthan, as of 6 PM on Monday.
Total registrations so far stood at 1,24,876, and among the 99,510 who have filled the personal details section, 57,060 are males, 42,414 are females and 36 others, it said.
The varsity is scheduled to announce its first cut-off list on 20 June. As of now, six cut-off dates have been announced. However, further cut-off lists may be announced depending on vacant seats in colleges. The closing date for online registration is 12 June.
Applicants for some subjects like Bachelor of Management Studies (BMS), Bachelor of Business Administration (Financial Investment Analysis), BA (Hons) Business Economics, Humanities and Social Sciences, Multimedia and Mass Communication, B Tech (Information Technology and Mathematical Innovations) have to appear for entrance test.
The varsity also decided to scrap holding online entrance examinations for M Phil, Ph D and PG programmes during a standing committee meeting held on Saturday.