The admissions through the first DU cutoff list ended at 5 pm on Wednesday with colleges still in the process of authorizing admissions. While the second cut-off list is likely to be released on Saturday.
Admissions for courses such as Political Science (Honours) and History (Honours) might be closed in some top-ranked colleges of Delhi University in the second phase of admissions, principals said on Thursday.
As many as 29,746 pupils have paid the fees out of 59,730 applicants while 10,978 applications were ratified by Thursday.
Ramjas College principal Manoj Khanna asserted that the college has upheld 1,054 admissions for nearly 2,000 seats available while 700 candidates have already submitted the fees.
Also, the principal said they admitted students in BA (Honours) Political Science, and in many assortments of BA program for unreserved and even in reserved categories more than the available seats. So, the college might not open for the second list.
Political Science (Honours), the institute has admitted 81 students against 18 seats, he told.
Similarly, at Hindu College, there are over 700 prospects who have paid the fees. Political Science (Honours) and History (Honours) also have students more than the seats. Therefore, they might not open up for the next list, as told by the college principal Anju Srivastava.
The college will discuss on Friday to talk about the second cut-off list.
At Lady Shree Ram College, Mathematics hon. might get closed for the second list as they have already registered students in huge quantities.
Gyantosh Jha, principal of Atma Ram Sanatan Dharma College explained that Friday is the final chance for making payments for first cut-offs, they would recognize the actual position on that day. Yet, he said the BA program had seen a substantial number of applications.
Due to the coronavirus pandemic, the varsity is running the admission process in a completely online mode. There are almost 70,000 undergraduate seats available in the varsity.
Dr. Rajesh Giri, principal of Rajdhani College also told about similar situations. He said they have accepted 450 students against 1,194 seats vacant in the college.
Courses like BA (Honours) History and BA (Honours) English, they have over-admitted students. So, there is a high possibility that the next cut off won’t show these courses.
Similarly, in English (Honours), the college has acknowledged 50 students as against 24 seats available in the unreserved category. While in the SC category, they have had 11 entries as against eight seats, he said.
Also, in the case of History (Honours), the college has registered 29 students against 24 seats available in the general section.
Twenty-five students have paid the fees. There have been over-admissions just in OBC and SC categories, he added. Which courses won’t appear in second DU cutoff list.
At Hansraj College, situated in the north campus, for B.Sc (Honours) Mathematics and Anthropology (Honours) seats are almost full and the varsity might not show these courses in the following cut-offs.