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DU 2018 MSc Entrance Exam

University of Delhi invites application for the following courses MSc Programs for the academic year 2018 – 2019.

DU 2018 MSc Entrance Exam Courses and Eligibility Category

CategoryCourse RequirementsMarks Requirements
M.Sc. ( Mathematics Education )
1The applicant must have passed an undergraduate degree with at least 2 full-fledged papers in mathematics at the undergraduate level. The students appearing in final year of undergraduate degree program ( result awaited ) can also apply and appear in the entrance test subject to the condition that they shall fulfill the eligibility criteria before the commencement of classes.Pass
M.Sc. Anthropology
1B.Sc. ( Hons. ) Anthropology (3 Years Course after ( 10 +2 ) from University of Delhi or any other University whose examination is recognized by the University of Delhi as equivalent and fulfill other conditions of eligibility50% or above marks in Aggregate and 50% or above marks in Anthropology.
2B.Sc.  / B.A. in Anthropology from any other University whose examination is recognized by the University of Delhi as equivalent and fulfill other conditions of eligibility.60% or above marks in Aggregate.
3B.Sc.( H ) / B.Sc. ( General ) B.A. ( H ) / B.A. ( Pass ) with Anthropology as one of the subjects from any other University whose examination is recongnized by the University of Delhi as equivalent and fulfill other conditions of eligibility.60% or above marks in Aggregate and 60% or above marks in Anthropology.
4B.Sc. ( H ) in Botany / Zoology / Geology or B.A. ( H ) in Sociology/Psychology or B.Sc. ( General ) with both Botany and Zoology from University of Delhi or any other University whose examination is recognized by the University of Delhi as equivalent and fulfill other conditions of eligibility.60% or above marks in Aggregate.
M.Sc. Bio-Chemistry
1B.Sc. ( general ) or B.Sc. ( Honours ) or an equivalent undergraduate degree in any branch of life sciences60% or above marks in qualifying exam
M.Sc. Botany
1B.Sc. ( Hons. ) Botany / B.Sc. ( Hons. ) Biological Science ( 3Years Courses after 10 +2 ) from Delhi University or any other University whose examination is recognized as equivalent to University of Delhi and fulfill other conditions of eligibility.50% or above marks in aggregate & 50% or above marks in Botany
2B.Sc.(  Genl . /  Prog ) / B.Sc. ( Pass ) / B.Sc. Life Science ( 3 Years course after 10 +2 ) from Delhi University or any other University whose Examination is recognized as equivalent to Delhi University and fulfill other conditions of eligibility.60% or above marks in aggregate and 60% or above marks in Botany.
M.Sc. Chemistry
1B.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 fulfill other conditions of eligibility.B.Sc. ( Hons. ) Chemistry with 50% or above marks in aggregate and 50% or above marks in Chemistry Candidate must have passed 10 +2 ( Senior Secondary) or equivalent examination recognized by the University of Delhi and B.Sc. ( Hons. ) Chemistry examination with Mathematics as one of the subjects. ( Mathematics should be at both Sr. Secondary & B.Sc. ( Hons. ) levels ).
2B.Sc. ( Genl. ) / B.Sc. ( Pass ) / B.Sc. ( Prog. ) ( 3 years course after 10 +2 ) from Delhi University or any other University whose examinations are recognized as equivalent to Delhi University and fulfill other conditions of eligibility.B.Sc. ( Gen. / Programme ) with 60% or above marks in aggregate and 60% or above marks in Chemistry. Candidate must have passed 10 +2 ( Senior Secondary ) or equivalent examination recognized by the University of Delhi and B.Sc. ( Genl. ) / B.Sc. ( Pass ) / B.Sc. ( Prog. ) examination with Mathematics as one of the Subjects. ( Mathematics should be at both Sr. Secondary & B.Sc. ( Hons. ) levels ).
M.Sc. Computer Science
1B.Sc. ( Honours ) Computer Science ( 10 +2 +3 scheme ) from University of Delhi or any other University whose examination is recognized as equivalent to University of Delhi.60% marks in aggregate
2B.Sc. Applied Physical Sciences with Mathematics and Computer Science / B.Sc.( General ) Mathematical Sciences ( 10 +2 +3 scheme ) with Mathematics and Computer Science from University of Delhi.60% marks in the aggregate with 60% marks in Computer Science and Mathematics separately.
3Any Bachelor's Degree ( 10 +2 +3 ) of University of Delhi with at least six papers in Computer Science and two papers in Mathematics under Semester system / at least three papers in Computer Science and one paper in Mathematics under Annual Examination System or any other University whose examination is recognized as equivalent to University of Delhi.60% marks in the aggregate with 60% marks in Computer Science and Mathematics separately.
M.Sc. Development Communication & Extension
1B.Sc. ( Hons. ) in Home Science / B.Sc. ( Pass ) in Home Science: ( 3 or 4 years course ) after ( 10 +2 ) from Delhi University or any other University whose Examination is recognized by the University of Delhi as equivalent and fulfill other conditions of eligibility.55% or above marks in aggregate in B.Sc. Home Science: B.Sc. Home Science ( Hons. ) B.Sc. Home Science ( Pass )
M.Sc. Electronics
1B.Sc. ( Hons. ) Electronics Course from University of Delhi50% marks or above in aggregate
2B.Sc. ( Hons. ) Electronics Course from other Universities.50% marks or above in aggregate
3B.Sc. ( Hons. ) Instrumentation from University of Delhi50% marks or above in aggregate
4B.Sc. ( Hons. ) Instrumentation from other Universities.50% marks or above in aggregate
5B.Sc. ( Hons. ) Physics from University of Delhi.50% marks or above in aggregate
6B.Sc. ( Hons. ) Physics from other Universities50% marks or above in aggregate.
7B.Sc. ( Genl. ) Physics, Maths, Electronics from University of Delhi60% marks or above in aggregate.
8B.Sc. ( Genl. ) Physics, Maths, Electronics from ot Universities60% marks or above in aggregate.
M.Sc. Fabric & Apparel Science
1B.Sc. ( Hons. ) in Home Science / B.Sc. ( Pass ) in Home Science: ( 3 or 4 years course ) after ( 10 +2 ) from Delhi University or any other University whose Examination is recognized by the University of Delhi as equivalent and fulfill other conditions of eligibility.55% or above marks in aggregate in B.Sc. Home Science: B.Sc. Home Science ( Hons. ) B.Sc. Home Science ( Pass )
M.Sc. Food & Nutrition
1B.Sc. ( Hons. ) in Home Science / B.Sc. ( Pass ) in Home Science / B.Sc ( Hons. ) in Food Technology: ( 3 - 4 years course ) after ( 10 +2 ) / PGDDPHN ( 1 year course ) from Delhi University or any other University whose Examination is recognized by the University of Delhi as equivalent and fulfill other conditions of eligibility.55% or above marks in aggregate B.Sc. Home Science ( Hons. ) / B.Sc. Home Science ( Pass ) / B.Sc. Food Technology ( Hons. ) / PGDDPHN
M.Sc. Forensic Science
1B.Sc. ( Hons. ) / B.Sc in any barnch of science55% marks
M.Sc. Genetics
1B.Sc. ( General ) or B.Sc ( Hons. ) or an equivalent undergraduate degree in any branch of life sciences / physical sciences / chemical sciences / mathematical sciences / medical sciences / pharmacology / any branch of biology / paramedical sciences60% marks in their main subject ( for Hons. Stream ) or in aggregate (for B.Sc general or other equivalent undergraduate degree).
M.Sc. Geology
1B.Sc. ( Hons. ) Geology ( 3 or 4 Years course after 10 +2 ) from Delhi University or any other University whose Examination is recognized by the University of Delhi as equivalent and fulfill other conditions of eligibility.50% or above marks in aggregate & 50% or above marks in Geology
2B.Sc.( Genl. ) with Geology ( 3 or 4 Years course ) ( after 10 +2 ) from Delhi University or any other University whose Examination is recognized by the University of Delhi as equivalent and fulfill other conditions of the eligibility.55% or above marks in aggregate and 60% or above marks in Geology.
M.Sc. Human Development & Childhood Studies
1B.Sc. ( Hons. ) in Home Science / B.Sc. ( Pass ) in Home Science: ( 3 - 4 years course ) after ( 10 +2 ) from Delhi University or any other University whose Examination is recognized by the University of Delhi as equivalent and fulfill other conditions of eligibility.55% or above marks in aggregate in B.Sc. Home Science: B.Sc. Home Science ( Hons. ) B.Sc. Home Science ( Pass )
M.Sc. Informatics
1Bachelor's Degree under 10 +2 +3 scheme ( B.Sc / B.Sc ( H ) / B.Appl.Sc ) in Physical Sciences or Chemical Sciences or Electronic Sciences or Mathematical Sciences or Computer Sciences or any combinations of subjects with at least two from these disciplines.50% marks in aggregate.
2B.E. / B.Tech. degree in any discipline.50% Marks in aggregate.
M.Sc. Microbiology
1BSc ( General ) or BSc ( Honours ) or an equivalent undergraduate degree in any branch of life sciences / medical sciences / any branch of biology60% or above marks in qualifying exam
M.Sc. Operational Research and M.A. / M.Sc. Applied Operational Research
1Any Master's Degree examination of the University of Delhi or an examination recognized as equivalent thereto with atleast two papers in Mathematics / Computer Science / Statistics / Operational Research at graduation / higher level.55% marks in aggregate
2Any Bachelor's Degree examination under 10 +2 +3 scheme of examination of the University of Delhi or an examination recognized as equivalent thereto with atleast two papers in Mathematics / Computer Science / Operational Research /  Statistics.55% marks in aggregate
M.Sc. Physics
1B.Sc. ( Hons. ) Physics ( 3Years Course after 10 +2 ) from Delhi University or any other University whose examination is recognized as equivalent to University of Delhi and fulfill other conditions of eligibility.50% or above marks in aggregate both main and subsidiary ( integrated ) and 50% or above marks in Physics.
2B.Sc. ( General / Programme / B.Sc. ( Pass ) B.Sc. ( H ) Electronic B.A. Sc. ( H ) Instrumentation B.A. Sc. ( H ) Electronics ( 3 Years Course ) after ( 10 +2 ) from Delhi University or any other University whose examination is recognized as equivalent to Delhi University and fulfill other conditions of eligibility.60% or above marks in the aggregate and 60% or above marks in physics.
3Any branch of Science or Engineering with Physics and Mathematics as two of the Subjects of study.60% or above marks in the aggregate and 60% or above marks in Physics.
M.Sc. Plant Molecular Biology & Biotechnology
1Bachelor in biological chemical or physical sciences60% marks in the main subject (in case of Hons. Courses) or in aggregate ( for other courses ).
M.Sc. Resource Management & Design Application
1B.Sc. ( Hons. ) in Home Science / B.Sc. ( Pass ) in Home Science: ( 3 - 4 years course ) after ( 10 +2 ) from Delhi University or any other University whose Examination is recognized by the University of Delhi as equivalent and fulfill other conditions of eligibility.55% or above marks in aggregate in B.Sc. Home Science: B.Sc. Home Science ( Hons. ) B.Sc. Home Science ( Pass )
M.Sc. Zoology
1B.Sc. ( Hons. ) Zoology / B.Sc. ( Hons. ) Biological Science (3 Years Course after 10 +2 ) from Delhi University or any other University whose examination is recognized as equivalent to University of Delhi and fulfill other conditions of eligibility.50% or above marks in aggregate & 50% or above marks in Zoology
2B.Sc.( Hons. ) / B.Sc. ( Pass ) / B.Sc. Life Science ( 3 Years course after 10 +2 ) from Delhi University or any other University whose examination is recognized as equivalent to Delhi University and fulfill other conditions of eligibility.60% or above marks in aggregate and 60% or above marks in Zoology.
M.Sc.- Ph.D. Combined Degree ( BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH, ACBR )
1Bachelor's Degree in Biomedical Sciences / Life Sciences / Zoology/ Botany / Microbiology / Chemistry / Biochemistry / Environmental/Biology / Biotechnology / Laboratory Techniques / B.Pharma / B.V.Sc. or M.B.B.S. from University of Delhi or any other examination recognized by the University or equivalent thereto. The candidates admitted to M.Sc.-Ph.D. Combined Degree Program will be eligible for continuation to Ph.D. Program subject to the following Guidelines: • Successful completion of M.Sc. Biomedical Sciences Program( 2 years ) at ACBR • The admission to Ph.D. Program will be on the basis of merit and availability of vacancies in the preferred research area. • The Guidelines for admission to Ph.D. program of University of Delhi ( Ordinance VI B ) will be strictly followed. Please Note: There will be one common Entrance Test for admission to the M.Sc. and M.Sc.-Ph.D. Combined Degree Program in Biomedical Sciences. The total number of seats for M.Sc. and M.Sc.-Ph.D. Combined degree program is 46 excluding Supernumerary.with at least 55% marks.

DU MSc 2018 Entrance Total Seats

M.Sc. (Mathematics Education)
Exam TypeGeneralSCSTOBCTotal
Seats in DU521210
Category for JamiaGeneralMuslim GeneralMuslim OBC / STMuslim Women Total
Seats in Jamia531110
M.Sc. Anthropology
Exam TypeGeneralSCSTOBCTotal
Entrance1232623
Merit1232623
M.Sc. Bio-Chemistry
Exam TypeGeneralSCSTOBCTotal
Entrance31026
Merit31116
M.Sc. Botany
Exam TypeGeneralSCSTOBCTotal
Entrance19631139
Merit19631139
M.Sc. Chemistry
Exam TypeGeneralSCSTOBCTotal
Entrance70211038139
Merit70211038139
M.Sc. Computer Science
Exam TypeGeneralSCSTOBCTotal
Entrance1232623
Merit1232623
M.Sc. Development Communication & Extension
Exam TypeGeneralSCSTOBCTotal
Entrance611311
Merit521311
M.Sc. Electronics
Exam TypeGeneralSCSTOBCTotal
Entrance831416
Merit831416
M.Sc. Fabric & Apparel Science#colspan##colspan#
Exam TypeGeneralSCSTOBCTotal
Entrance1022519
Merit931518
M.Sc. Food & Nutrition
Exam TypeGeneralSCSTOBCTotal
Entrance1131621
Merit1032520
M.Sc. Forensic Science
Exam TypeGeneralSCSTOBCTotal
Entrance24731246
Merit00000
M.Sc. Genetics
Exam TypeGeneralSCSTOBCTotal
Entrance621312
Merit00000
M.Sc. Geology
Exam TypeGeneralSCSTOBCTotal
Entrance831416
Merit831416
M.Sc. Human Development & Childhood Studies
Exam TypeGeneralSCSTOBCTotal
Entrance611311
Merit521311
M.Sc. Informatics
Exam TypeGeneralSCSTOBCTotal
Entrance31951762
Merit00000
M.Sc. Microbiology
Exam TypeGeneralSCSTOBCTotal
Entrance31116
Merit31026
M.Sc. Operational Research and M.A. / M.Sc. Applied Operational Research
Exam TypeGeneralSCSTOBCTotal
M.Sc. Operational Research471472593
M.A. / M.Sc Applied Opertaional Research24731347
M.Sc. Physics
Exam TypeGeneralSCSTOBCTotal
Entrance74221140147
Merit74221140147
M.Sc. Plant Molecular Biology & Biotechnology
Exam TypeGeneralSCSTOBCTotal
Entrance621312
Merit00000
M.Sc. Resource Management & Design Application
Exam TypeGeneralSCSTOBCTotal
Entrance611311
Merit521311
M.Sc. Zoology
Exam TypeGeneralSCSTOBCTotal
Entrance23741246
Merit23741246
M.Sc.- Ph.D. Combined Degree ( BIOMEDICAL RESEARCH, ACBR )
Exam TypeGeneralSCSTOBCTotal
Entrance23741246
Merit00000

DU MSc 2018 Application Form

  • There is a common Web Portal for the centralized registration of applicants and a common registration form for admission to all the PG / Master’s Courses in the University. Online registration details are available on the following PG admission portal :  http://admission.du.ac.in/
  • Applicant shall now log on to the PG admission portal using “registered email-id” and created “password” to fill the online registration form. The same login information is used every time to login to the applicant’s account.
  • Once all the above-mentioned files are uploaded, applicant can proceed with “Submit My Profile”. Applicant can update the uploaded files before clicking “Submit My Profile”.
  • Applicant shall click the “Save Application” and proceed to check the details filled in the form.
  • Applicant’s application submission process shall be completed only after payment of the online registration fee.

DU MSc 2018 Application Fee

  • Registration fee for SC / ST / PwD : [rupee] 250/- for each course
  • Registration fee for all other Categories ( Unreserved, OBC etc. ) : [rupee] 500/- for each course

Note :  Registration Fee is Non – Refundable

DU MSc 2018 Exam Centres

Entrance examination shall be conducted at the centres located in the following cities

  • Chennai
  • Delhi
  • Guwahati
  • Kolkata
  • Nagpur
  • Varanasi

Applicant shall choose any one of these cities for appearing in the entrance examination through the online registration. It may be noted that after completion of the online registration, the chosen city will not be changed.

The University reserves the right to change / cancel any Centre of examination without assigning any reason.

DU MSc 2018 Entrance Important Dates

Sl.NoEventsDates
1Start date for online Registration18th May, 2018
2Closing date for online Registration07th June, 2018
3Dates for the conduct of the Entrance Examinations*17th June, 2018 - 21st June, 2018
4Announcement of Results of Entrance Examinations23rd June, 2018 - 27th June, 2018
5Group Discussion/ Interview, if any27th June, 2018 - 02nd July, 2018
6First Admission list04th July, 2018
7Date to deposit Admission fee ( for Shortlisted candidates* )04th July, 2018 to 07th July, 2018 fee payment upto 12pm of 07th July, 2018
8Commencement of classes20th July 2018

DU MA / MSc 2018 Entrance Exam

University of Delhi invites application for the following courses MSc Operational Research and MA / MSc Applied Operational Research for the academic year 2018 – 2019.

DU MA / MSc Entrance Exam Courses and Eligibility 2018

Category IdCourse RequirementsMarks Requirements
M.A. / M.Sc. Environmental Studies
1M.A. Any undergraduate ( B.Sc. / B.A.Sc. ( H ) / B.A. and B.Com Hons. / Pass Course ), ( 3 years course after 10 +2 ) from University of Delhi or any other University whose Examination is recognized as equivalent and fulfill other conditions of eligibility but having at least one of these subjects ( Physics  / Chemistry / Biology / Maths / Geography / Economics ) at 10 +2 level. OR B.Tech. Degree from any University / Institution recognized by UGC / AICTEE55% or above marks in aggregate.
2M.Sc. Any undergraduate ( B.Sc. / B.A. Sc. ( H ) ( 3 Year Course after 10 +2 ) from University of Delhi or any other University whose Examination is recognized as equivalent and fulfill other conditions of eligibility. OR B.Tech. Degree from any University / Institution recognized by UGC / AICTEE.55% or above marks in aggregate.
M.A. / M.Sc. Mathematics
1Bachelor degree in any subject and has studied at least 3 courses each of one year duration or 6 courses each of one semester duration in Mathematics50% marks in aggregate
M.A. / M.Sc. Statistics
1Bachelor's degree in any subject and has studied at least 3 courses each of one year duration or 6 courses each of one semester duration in Statistics under 10 +2 +3 scheme of examination50% marks in aggregate
2Bachelor's degree in Mathematics ( Hons. ) or Computer Science ( Hons. ) with at least one paper in Statistics under 10 +2 +3 scheme of examination of the University of Delhi or any other examination recognized as equivalent thereto50% marks in aggregate and 60% marks in a paper of statistics

DU MA /  MSc 2018 Seats Distribution

Seats Distribution
M.A. / M.Sc. Environmental Studies
Exam TypeGeneralSCSTOBCTotal
M.A.1232623
M.sc.1652831
M.A. / M.Sc. Mathematics
Exam TypeGeneralSCSTOBCTotal
Entrance93281450185
Merit94271450185
M.A. / M.Sc. Statistics
Exam TypeGeneralSCSTOBCTotal
Entrance23741246
Merit24731347

DU MA / MSc 2018 Application Form

  • There is a common Web Portal for the centralized registration of applicants and a common registration form for admission to all the PG / Master’s Courses in the University. Online registration details are available on the following PG admission portal : http://admission.du.ac.in/
  • Applicant shall now log on to the PG admission portal using “registered email-id” and created “password” to fill the online registration form. The same login information is used every time to login to the applicant’s account.
  • Once all the above-mentioned files are uploaded, applicant can proceed with “Submit My Profile”. Applicant can update the uploaded files before clicking “Submit My Profile”.
  • Applicant shall click the “Save Application” and proceed to check the details filled in the form.
  • Applicant’s application submission process shall be completed only after payment of the online registration fee.

DU MA / MSc 2018 Application Fee

  • Registration fee for SC / ST / PwD : [rupee] 250/- for each course
  • Registration fee for all other Categories ( Unreserved, OBC etc. ) : [rupee] 500/- for each course

Note :  Registration Fee is Non – Refundable

DU MA / MSc 2018 Exam Centres

Entrance examination shall be conducted at the centres located in the following cities

  • Chennai
  • Delhi
  • Guwahati
  • Kolkata
  • Nagpur
  • Varanasi

Applicant shall choose any one of these cities for appearing in the entrance examination through the online registration. It may be noted that after completion of the online registration, the chosen city will not be changed.

The University reserves the right to change / cancel any Centre of examination without assigning any reason.

DU MA / MSc Important Dates 2018

S.NoEventsDate
1Start date for online Registration18th May, 2018
2Closing date for online Registration07th June, 2018
3Dates for the conduct of the Entrance Examinations17th June, 2018 - 21st June, 2018
4Announcement of Results of Entrance Examinations / Grievance Handling23rd June, 2018 - 27th June, 2018
5Group Discussion / Interview, if any27th June, 208 - 02nd July, 2018
6First Admission list04th July, 2018
7Date to deposit Admission fee ( for Shortlisted candidates* )04th July, 2018 to 07th July, 2018 fee payment upto 12pm of 07th July, 2018
8Commencement of classes20th July, 2018

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