About University of Delhi (DU)

University of Delhi (commonly known as DU) was established in 1922 and is one of the largest Universities in the country. With 16 faculties, 86 academic departments, 90 colleges and 540 programs on offer, Delhi University is no doubt one of the sought-after University in the country.

With 1, 96,000 students enrolled in UG programs, Delhi University is a valued university and constantly ranked among the top in the country. DU bagged 11th Rank in NIRF 2020 and ranked 6th in QS India Rankings 2020. The University has two Campuses: North and South.

DU UG Programs

Delhi University offers several programs at the undergraduate level. With more than 60 constituent colleges, the Delhi University offers many undergraduate courses.

Please refer to the table below for the important undergraduate courses offered by the DU and the intake across each program.

Program Intake
B. A (Pass) 11249
B. A (Hons) Geography 788
B. A (Hons) Economics 2754
B. A (Hons) History 2791
B. A (Hons) Political Science 3657
B. A (Hons) Sociology 596
B. A (Hons) Psychology 670
B. A (Hons) Applied Psychology 252
B. A (Hons) Social Work 133
B. A (Hons) Philosophy 783
B. A (Hons) English 2886
B. A (Hons) Hindi 2829
B. A (Hons) Sanskrit 1407
B. A (Hons) Punjabi 214
B. A (Hons) Urdu 207
BA(Hons) French 49
BA(Hons) German 49
BA(Hons) Spanish 49
BA(Hons) Italian 49


Program Intake
B. Com (Hons) 7953
B.Com (Pass) 7854
Program Intake
B.Sc. (H) Biomedical Science 162
B.Sc. (H) Botany 937
B.Sc. (H) Chemistry 1487
B.Sc. (H) Computer Science 1265
B.Sc. (H) Electronics 624
B.Sc. (H) Mathematics 2428
B.Sc. (H) Physics 1659
B.Sc. (H) Zoology 944
B.Sc. Life Sciences 1515
B.Sc. Physical Science with Chemistry 703
B.Sc. Physical Science with Computer Science 553
B.Sc. Physical Science with Electronics 247
B. Sc (Hons.) Statistics 476
B. Sc. (Prog.) Applied Physical Science Industrial Chemistry 96
B.Sc. (Hons.) Home Science 900
B. Sc. (Hons.) Psychology 57
B.Sc. (H) Food Technology 179
B.Sc. (H)Instrumentation 99
B.Sc. (H) Microbiology 238
B.Sc. (H) Polymer Science 59
B.SC. Mathematical Science 224
B.SC. (Hons.) Biochemistry 146
B.SC. Industrial Chemistry 78
B.Sc. (Prog.) Physical Science 940
B.SC. (Hons.) Geology 98

DU UG Programs Eligibility:

As the University offers multiple programs and separate intake for male and female candidates, it is important to check the university official website regularly to keep oneself updated about the eligibility for each program, which can change.

DU UG Admissions:

Until 2020, Delhi University admitted students on the basis of class XII marks. From the academic year 2021, admissions to UG programs offered Delhi University will be based on Central Universities Common Entrance Test (CUCET) and merit. CUCET will be a common entrance for admissions to UG programs offered by all the Central Universities in the country.

Delhi University UG Programs Reservation:

DU being a Central University offers reservations in admissions according to central government rules.