DU Application Form 2017

DU Application FormDU Application Form 2017 – University of Delhi has announced DU 2017 application form on May 22 at 6:00 pm for the admission year 2017-18. The application form of DU 2017 is available in online mode only. There are no provisions to fill DU application form 2017 in offline mode. The candidates who wish to apply for the undergraduate programmes in different colleges of the central university will need to register online before filling the DU application form. Moreover, candidates may note that the online application form of Delhi University is applicable for each undergraduate programmes under the three-year structure for which DU admission are based on merit. Further with the DU 2017 application form, candidates can apply into every constituent colleges of the Delhi University except St. Stephen’s College and Jesus & Mary College. The candidates will have to fill the individual application form, if applying for UG programmes into these two colleges, as they enjoy the privileges of minority institutions while affiliated to the University of Delhi. Candidates filling DU 2017 application form for Delhi University admissions need to ensure that they have scanned copies of the academic documents including 10th and 12th marks-sheet besides the other supporting documents required to fill the application form of DU 2017. Candidates interested in filling the DU application form 2017 can check here details on the online application process including uploading of documents, photograph, application fees, and submission of filled application form. Scroll below to know more on How to fill DU application form 2017.

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DU 2017 application form: Important Dates



Important dates


Online registration for DU 2017 application begins

May 22, 2017 (6:00 pm)


Application window for DU 2017-18 admission opens

May 22, 2017 (6:00 pm)


Payment for DU application form 2017 begins

May 22, 2017 (6:00 pm)


Last date to submit filled application form for DU 2017-18 admissions

June 12, 2017*

DU application form 2017: Fees for registration-cum-application

Candidates applying for DU 2017 admissions will have to pay fees for the online registration. The registration-cum-application fees of DU 2017 can be paid in online mode using any of the payment options available– Credit Card/ Debit Card/ Net Banking. Find the fee amount for DU online application form below in the table.


DU 2017 online application fees



DU application fees (in INR)



Rs. 100 (Non-refundable)


Other Backward Classes (OBC)

Rs. 100 (Non-refundable)


Scheduled Castes (SC)

Rs. 50 (Non-refundable)


Scheduled Tribes (ST)

Rs. 50 (Non-refundable)


Persons with Disabilities (PwD)

Rs. 50 (Non-refundable)


Sports/ ECA Quota

Rs. 100 (Additional Fee; Non-refundable)


Kashmiri Migrants (KM)

Rs. 100 (Non-refundable)


Army/ Widows of War Defence Personnel (CW)

Rs. 100 (Non-refundable)

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DU application form 2017: Eligibility Required

Candidates are required to read the eligibility criteria of DU 2017 before filling online application form for Delhi University 2017-18 UG admission programmes. The DU 2017 eligibility criteria are set of guidelines mentioned by the University of Delhi to ensure the fulfilment of minimum academic conditions for the specific programmes. Moreover, in case any candidate has filled DU application form for any programme and later on it is found that he/ she does not meet the minimum eligibility for that programme, the candidature gets cancelled and the DU 2017 application form holds no validity. Therefore, it is advised that candidates need to read and understand the eligibility criteria of the UG programmes for which he/ she is filling DU application form 2017.


DU application form 2017: How to fill online application of Delhi University

  1. Click on the official link of online registration for DU 2017-18 admissions (mentioned above).

  2. Begin the DU 2017 online registration.

  3. Enter necessary details in the appropriate fields including Name, Date of Birth, E-mail Id and Mobile Number.

  4. Check the mail box of registered e-mail id or the message box of registered mobile number for login credentials.

  5. Enter Login credentials i.e., Login Id and Password in the DU 2017 admission login page.

  6. Proceed to fill DU application form 2017.

  7. Upload photograph and signature.

  8. Upload scanned copies of documents including 10th marks-sheet, 12th marks-sheet and caste certificates in support of academic qualification and eligibility criteria.

  9. Proceed to pay DU 2017 application fees.

  10. Pay the application form fees for DU 2017-18 admissions.

  11. Click on ‘Submit’ button.

  12. Click on ‘Print’ button and save a copy of the DU application form.

DU application form 2017: Facilitation Centres

The University of Delhi facilitates the DU admission 2017 aspirants with assistance for online registration process at as many as 24 colleges. Candidates can find here the official link of the centres in colleges for online registration assistance. Click here to know more.


DU application form 2017: Assistance centres for PwD candidates

The Delhi University has also provided two centres (one each at North and South Campuses) to assist only Persons with Disability (PwD) applicants in filling the online registration form of DU 2017 admissions. The facilitation centres for PwD candidates are available till third week of June (between 10:00 am and 5:00 pm) excluding Saturdays and Sundays.


DU application form 2017: Important Instructions

  1. Delhi University 2017-18 application form (DU pre-admission form 2017) is common to all candidates belonging to various categories– General, OBC, SC, ST, PwD, KM and CW.

  2. The DU application form is valid for all the programmes offered in various colleges except St. Stephen’s College and Jesus & Mary College.

  3. Candidates are advised to ensure that they meet eligibility criteria of the programme for which they will be filling DU application form 2017.

  4. Candidates will be required to register online for DU 2017 application form and obtain login credentials.

  5. The login credentials should not be shared to others as they are the only id and password to fill DU online application form and update or make changes in the application form.

  6. Candidates may note that incorrect information or incomplete information as furnished in the application form of Delhi University may lead to cancellation of candidature.

  7. The e-mail id and mobile number provided for DU 2017 online application should be active as all the correspondence regarding DU 2017-18 admission process will be done through these contact details only.

  8. The candidates will also be required to pay application fee for DU 2017 admissions.

  9. No application form of Delhi University will be deemed to be filled and submitted successfully unless the prescribed application fee has been paid in online mode using the payment options.

  10. Candidates may note that some of the information in the application form including academic qualification, and address can be modified and changed until the application fee is paid.

  11. Once the application fee for DU has been paid, no information can be further changed.

  12. The candidates are also required to safe-keep the copies of application fee receipt and the filled-in DU 2017 application form, for future correspondences.

DU application form 2017: Important Documents

Candidates will need to upload the scanned copies of a list of documents while filling DU online application form 2017. The list of important documents are as follows–

  • Class 10th Board Examination Certificate

  • Class 10th Marks-sheet (in case it is not combined with certificate)

  • Class 12th Marks-sheet

  • Class 12th Provisional Certificate/Original Certificate

  • Character Certificate (Recent)

  • Transfer Certificate from school/college as well as Migration Certificate from Board/University are required from those students have passed senior secondary certificate exam from outside Delhi

  • Recent photograph

  • Scanned copy of signature

  • SC/ST/PwD Certificate (in the name of the candidate) issued by the competent authority

  • OBC (Non-creamy layer) Certificate (in the name of the candidate) issued by the competent authority

  • Income Proof

  • For Kashmiri Migrant Quota – Kashmiri Migrant certificate issued by Divisional Commissioner/Relief Commissioner

  • For CW Quota – Educational concession certificate issued by competent authority

  • Sports/ ECA distinction certificates of last three years

DU application form: FAQs


Query: I have registered online on the DU website; do I still need to fill up the offline form?
Reply: No, there’s no offline form. Delhi University invites online application form only.


Query: Will there be any disadvantage for gap year students?
Reply: No, there will be no disadvantage for year gaps. Candidates need to submit all the necessary documents.


Query: How does one apply through the ECA or Sports quota?
Reply: Candidates are needed to apply for ECA and Sports quota in online mode only.


Query: After the declaration of the cut-off, are candidates given admission on a first come, first served basis?
Reply: Admission into the colleges are not based on first come first serve policy. The admissions are offered only on the basis of merit.


Query: I have studied both commerce and accounts in my class XII. Which subject will I have to choose in best of four subjects?
Reply: You can choose both the subjects in your ‘Best of Four’.


Query: I am a science student. Can I apply for Bachelor with Honours in Arts/ Humanities subjects?
Reply: You can apply for Bachelor with honours in Arts/Humanities subjects provided you fulfil specific eligibility condition and meet the requisite cut off.


Query: Once I have taken admission in a particular subject, can I change my subject during the course of study or after completing first year?
Reply: No, once you’re admitted in a particular subject, you can change your subject only before the last date of admission provided seats are available and you meet the requisite cut off.


Query: From where can I get information about DU admissions?
Reply: You can visit help desk conducted by the office of Dean Student’s welfare in Room no: 5, 1st floor, Conference Center, opp. Botany department, North Campus. University conducts Open days before the admission process begins.


Query: I appeared in class 12th exam last year but failed to clear Mathematics. Then, I appeared in the compartment exam and cleared it. Now, I have two marks sheets, can I get admission?
Reply: Yes, you can get admission in Delhi University and you will not be at any disadvantage provided result of compartment exam is declared before the admission is completed.


Query: I did not have Mathematics in class 12th. Can I opt for Economics (H) or B com (H)?
Reply: No, you can’t opt for Economics (H) or B Com (H) without Mathematics.


Query: Is a candidate required to be present in-person on the day of admission?
Reply: Yes, candidate must be present on the day of admission in the college along with the desired documents.


Query: Can I get fee concession? What is the procedure for fee concession?
Reply: Yes, there is a provision for fee concession in most of the colleges but only after admission, for which the concerned DU colleges should be contacted.


Query: Can I take admission in two different/same courses in different colleges after declaration of a cut off?
Reply: No, you cannot take admission simultaneously in two different courses or same courses in different colleges. In case you take admission at two places, your admission will be cancelled from both the colleges/courses.


Query: I was admitted under sports Quota last year but could not clear the first year. Can I apply afresh and also change my course?
Reply: You can clear your first year as an ex-student, if your internal assessment is complete (including attendance). In case you have not completed the above said condition, then you must apply afresh.


Query: I have appeared in class XII exam from CBSE Delhi. Will I get an advantage of being from Delhi?
Reply: No, there is no advantage for having studied in Delhi.


Query: I have completed my class XII from NIOS (National Institute of Open Schooling). Can I get admission in regular college?
Reply: Yes, you can get admission in regular course provided you have applied in that course/ college and meet the cut-off criterion.


Query: I have just passed class XII from Jamshedpur with science subjects. Can I apply in Delhi University through online form? I am also interested in applying at St. Stephens and Jesus Mary College.
Reply: Yes, you can apply for undergraduate courses through online form as per the schedule. The DU application form is applicable for all courses and colleges where the admission is not based on entrance examination.


Query: I belong to ST category and live in Manipur. How can I apply for undergraduate courses in Delhi University?
Reply: You can apply online from your place itself.


Query: Can I fill online registration form even if I have compartment in class XII?
Reply: Yes, you can fill online registration form even if you have compartment in class XII. You will get admission only if you fulfil the minimum eligibility condition/meeting cut off list of that course/ college during stipulated period.


Query: Is it important to have caste or tribe certificate in the name of candidate?
Reply: Yes, if you are applying under any reserved category (SC/ST/OBC/PH, then you must have Scheduled Caste/ Scheduled Tribe/ PwD certificate in the name of candidate. The OBC certificate must also specify that candidates belong to non-creamy layer and caste is listed in the Central Government list.


Query: My result is yet to be declared, Can I still submit online application form of DU?
Reply: Yes, you can submit the online registration form by darkening the appropriate circle of result awaited under result section, however you have to fulfill the minimum eligibility condition/meeting cut off list of that course/ college during stipulated period.


Query: Can I apply in multiple courses in an online DU application form?
Reply: Yes, you can apply in multiple courses in one form.


Query: In online portal, can two candidates apply from the same account?
Reply: No, only a single candidate can apply from an account for UG Admissions.


Query: Can I enroll myself for a certificate language course along with my regular graduation course?
Reply: Yes, many colleges offer part time certificate courses in office management, foreign languages etc. However, it is advisable not to enroll yourself for any of these during the 1st year. In first year, you may first try to understand how your regular course works and you can then plan about your certificate course accordingly.


Query: I have provided incorrect information while filling up the online registration form and also paid the online registration fees. What shall I do?
Reply: After payment of the online registration fee, corrections, additions, deletions etc. in any manner shall not be allowed in the registration form. The candidates are, therefore, advised to fill their forms carefully. Incorrect form will be summarily rejected. However, an applicant can start afresh by online registering again using new registration id and password and applicant will need to submit online registration fee again.


Query: Can an applicant for an Under-graduate Honours Course be considered for admission in the non-Honours Programme in the same College or not?
Reply: Applicants are required to apply for all programmes/courses in which he or she intends to apply for admission. His/her admission shall be considered w.r.t. the programmes/courses applied for. Applicants are therefore advised to fill up the Online Registration Form for all the programme/courses where the applicants wish to apply for admission.


Query: During the online payment, amount has been deducted from my account but I am still seeing the status “pending” on UG admission portal.
Reply: Sometimes it takes time for amount to be transferred to the University account (i.e. realization of fee payment) hence you should keep patience. If your payment is not realized for more than two days then you may send an email to technical query mail-desk mentioning all the details of the transaction. Resolution of the queries of this nature will be taken up after the closing date of online registration period.


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