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Delhi University invites many short-term courses every year that most interest students and help them to achieve future goals. No doubt your three-year graduate degree will not solve the purposefully in this era of competition. So start enrolling yourself in these 7 short-term courses offered by Delhi University that can act as supplements and highlight you in the long queues for the job. These courses are for DU students only and you need to have minimum eligibility for enrolling.

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7 Short Term Courses Which Can Be Done Along With Your Regular Studies

1) Learning Languages

Learning foreign language is one of esteemed short-term course among student. Be it French or German or any language that entices you to have a grasp on them. Most of DU colleges offer this short-term course for one year like St. Stephens College, Jesus & Mary College, Delhi College Of Arts & Commerce, Gargi College, Ramjas College, Hindu College, Kamala Nehru College, SGTB Khalsa College, Daulat Ram College, Hansraj College, Miranda House, Sri Venkateswara College, College Of Vocational Studies provide such course. Read this to know How you can apply for the Language Course Offered at Delhi University

2) Advertising & Marketing communication

Courses in advertising, marketing communications, will give you an understanding of promotional writing and presentation and will develop organizational and management skills. The program enables you to work with advertising creatives including copywriters, graphics and interactive designers and art directors. Hansraj College, Jesus & Mary College, Gargi College provide this short-term course.

3) Sports and Event management

A skill-based short-term course to enhance the management skill that prepares you for managing different type of events like a party, wedding or conference. It is a less crowded field and hence builds greater opportunity for a career. Jesus & Mary College and SGTB Khalsa College of DU provide this short-term course that can help you in adorning your CV and gaining extra skills.

4) Television& Web journalism and Photography

The journalist has a crucial role to play in today’s world which is always in need of information.  With the increase in the use of technology, web journalism has also become a prestigious profession. Photography is also emerging as a career. If you think your pen or camera has enough power to lead the world then you must pursue these course in DU offered in Hansraj College, SGTB Khalsa College, and Jesus & Mary College.

5) Mass communication and media studies

DU colleges provide short-term courses like mass communication and media studies. This course prepares students for working in media-related industries. If writing blogs mostly about rising stories fascinates or you have excitement about knowing burning topics that go viral in a minute you then this course may provide another career option. To refine and brush up your skills to next level so that after graduation you can face real-world demands without any fear and can increase job opportunities. These short-term courses are provided in Gargi College, Hansraj College, Jesus & Mary College and Miranda House.

6) Banking and Financial service

If you are commerce or economic student then this course will surely boost your potential and increase the chance of your selection for the job. Jesus & Mary College and Gargi College welcome students who want to pursue this course.

7) Tourism and Travel management

This course is invited to DU to maximize opportunity in rapidly expanding industry of tourism and travelling by introducing to students the basic aspects of industry and knowledge required in this field. Sri Venkateswara College and Miranda House provide this short-term course.

How To Apply For A Foreign Language Course In DU

Answers to Some FAQs:
This admission process takes place in the months of June to Aug- Sept (Admission Season ) & And other months as well in some cases. It totally depends on the particular college. To get the notification for this you will have to check these college’s website during the above mentioned months regularly.  We do not guarantee that we have covered all the college’s information but we have tried our best to compile most of it in a list for you here.






  1. I’ll be in 3rd year after that sem exms rslt, so can I go for these courses?? Regular or correspondence? Cz I don’t want to face any kind of prob. In my 3rd year’s semester.. admin plz tell me..& help me.

  2. I’m a student of Lucknow university…. And i want to take admission in French (short term certificate course)…. Am i eligible or not …. And tell mein the procedure also.

  3. I want to take admission in banking and finance but this course provided only kudos and marry , and gargi college these colleges only for girl so how can I apply in these college and please tell me at what time these courses available

  4. Banking and finance these courses provided only girl college and I m also interested in this course so please tell me that how I take admission and what time this course available

  5. Sir if i choose for the certificate course in mass comm this yr so will i would be able to join any regular degree course in mass media nxt yr like bmmmc in ipu cause this yr i hv not been able to clear the entrance ?

  6. Sir if i choose for the certificate course in mass comm this yr so will i would be able to join any regular degree course in mass media nxt yr like bmmmc in ipu cause this yr i hv not been able to clear entrance this time

  7. I want do language course (certificate /diploma). can you please tell me about all process and when
    are admission started ? please tell me .

  8. If i am student of humanities.but i have economic s in 12th class then..can i go on this course…

  9. As I have completed my Bachelors from SOL DU, Can I take admission in French Certificate course in SGGS or Satyawati collge ? and When as Universities are still not open due to COVID-19 ?


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