DU Releases its 3rd Cut-off list For 2017 U.G Courses


Delhi University(DU) releases its third cut off list, so the students who were eagerly waiting for the third cut of list can go through the official website, as it has been released over there.  Earlier, the second cut off was released by different colleges of the University.

Students who meet the cut-off can log in to the Delhi University portal to select the preferred college and course they wish to take up according to the choices entered during registration.The Third cut-off list for admissions to various Undergraduate Courses (based on merit) of the University of Delhi (DU) for the Academic Year 2017-2018 is expected to be release within few hours from now.

It is expected to dip further with the publication of DU 3rd cut off 2017, as because with the release of Second Cut Off List, several courses had registered a dip of up to 3%. The most significant fall in cut-offs were seen in off-campus colleges. And many aspirants were left disappointed as several colleges announced that they had closed admissions for certain courses after the first list.

The following colleges closed their BA (Hons) admission for Political Science course

  • Daulat Ram College
  • Dyal Singh College
  • Hindu College

In addition to it many colleges also closed admissions to BA (Programme) course The much renowned Shri Ram College of Commerce closed admission to its BA (Hons.) Economics course after the first list itself, and dropped the cut-off by 0.25% to 97.5% for admission to B.Com (Hons.).

Lady Shri Ram College had some of the highest cut-offs in the first list, closed its admissions to courses for the following as BA (Hons.)

  • Economics
  • Hindi
  • History
  • Philosophy
  • Sanskrit
  • Sociology

The highest cut-off in the second list was for BA (Hons) Psychology at 98.25% at LSR, which saw a drop of 0.25% from the first cut-off list. Even, the SGTB Khalsa College, which set the cut-off for B.Sc (Hons) Electronics at 99.66% in the first list, slashed it to 96% in the second list. The lowest cut-off of 44.75 percent for BA (Hons) Sanskrit has been announced by Lakshmibai College.

Hindu College has closed admissions in ten of its 18 courses. But the North Campus colleges admissions for almost all courses are still open, and the colleges are

  • Miranda House
  • Kirori Mal
  • Ramjas
  • Hans Raj College

Like previous years, the fall in cut-offs from the first list to the second has been marginal this year as well, especially for popular courses like English Hons and History Hons. Sri Venkateswara College, only 298 admissions have been approved against the total 1,058 seats. The college has not had any admission in BCom (hons) and Economics. Lady Shri Ram College recorded 545 admissions against the total 783 seats.

Admissions under the second cut-off list will begin on July 7, the dates can be checked from DU website. Students who have already taken admission in the second list and are clearing the cut-off at a college that they want to study in the third list will first have to cancel their admission in the college that they have taken admission in and then proceed to the next college of their choice.The fourth and fifth cut-off lists will be released on July 13 and July 18 respectively.

For more information students can visit the official website.