The DU Admission 2021 has begun with the release of first cutoff. With as many as seven colleges declaring 100 per cent cut off marks, many aspirants, with 90 per cent marks and above in CBSE class 12 are now worried about their admission into desired colleges with the right combination of subjects.
While, some candidates are now waiting for the further cut off lists to be released by DU, others are waiting for other universities to release cut off lists and entrance results. Candidates can check the cut-off list of DU from the official website.
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DU Admission 2021: Number of applications
As many as 4.34 lakh (4,38,696) candidates applied to seek admission in nearly 70,000 vacant seats of Delhi University colleges this year. With 1,15,928 applications from Delhi, 55,617 from Uttar Pradesh , 37,743 from Haryana, 16,704 from Bihar and 11,562 from Rajasthan.
DU Admission 2021: Students’ and Teachers’ Reaction
Aashish Dua, a class 12 student from Meerut, said, “I want to pursue B.Com honours… my first choice was Delhi University’s Shri Ram College of Commerce (SRCC), but as the SRCC cut off touches 100 per cent, my second option now is Ramjas college.” Aashish scored 98 per cent in class 12 from the commerce stream.
A teacher of Aspam Scottish School, Noida, Sonam Marwah said, “With the increasing expectations of parents and the education system, the entire focus remains on performance in the exams instead of facilitating a child’s growth and development.”
“This is a leading cause of increased stress and depression among students. Both child and parents are worried that where their kids will settle one day,” she added.
total of 12.96 lakh (12,96,318) students cleared the CBSE class 12 for the result that was released on July 30, recording a pass percentage of 99.37 per cent. Girls have done better than boys by 0.54 per cent. The pass percentage of girls was 99.67 per cent, while for boys it was 99.13 per cent.