Admission

  • Delhi: Admission racket busted after arrest of three persons 3 days ago

    New Delhi: With the arrest of three persons, Crime Branch of Delhi Police has busted a racket which used to get students admitted to a prestigious college of Delhi University on the basis of forged documents. The three racketeers, who have been arrested in this connection include a student of...
  • Kerala HC order on school admission jolts state government August 18, 2014

    Thiruvananthapuram: On the issue of allocation of new Plus Two schools and batches the Kerala High Court in its interim order said that the schools which were not recommended by the higher secondary director's six member committee will not get the new batches. The order also gave provisional permission to...
  • After FYUP row, new session to begin on Monday in DU colleges July 20, 2014

    New Delhi: After the ambitious Four Year Undergraduate programme (FYUP) became a history for the Delhi University, the chaos and confusion over the course seems to have settled down as the new academic session is all set to begin on Monday. Various colleges affiliated to the varsity have initiated orientation programmes...
  • Campus Calling: Is there any hope for a 70 percenter? July 6, 2014

    On the last episode of this year's Campus Calling, Additional Group VC Amity Gurinder Singh takes your calls on queries on college admissions. ...
  • DUTA calls for expeditious restructuring of FYUP courses July 1, 2014

    New Delhi: Delhi University Teachers' Association (DUTA) on Tuesday called upon the varsity to expeditiously restructure the courses for students admitted to FYUP in 2013. DUTA also thanked teachers, principals and student volunteers for having put in all their efforts to smoothen the start of the admission process. The outline of course...
  • Delhi University starts admission process, cut-offs touch 100 per cent July 1, 2014

    Delhi University finally started its admission procedure on Monday after a week long protest and rallying around the controversial Four Year Undergraduate Programme which has been finally been put to rest. The first cut-off list has again touched the 100 per cent mark with three rank outsider colleges this time...
  • DU admissions: First cut-off list out; 98.2 pc in SRCC, Ramjas 97.5 pc June 30, 2014

    New Delhi: After a week long delay, the Delhi University on Monday released its first cut-off list. Setting the benchmark, Sri Ram College of Commerce and Ramjas College of Delhi University today were among the first to announce their cut-offs for admission to courses under three-year format with the bar...
  • Delhi University first cut-off list to be out today June 30, 2014

    New Delhi: The first cut-off list of the Delhi University will be out on Monday after the university agreed to revert to the three-year course, scrapping the Four-Year Undergraduate Programme, as desired by the University Grants Commission. The admissions to the university will start from Tuesday. However, even as there is...
  • UGC allows 4-year B Tech in Delhi University to continue for students enrolled in 2013 June 29, 2014

    New Delhi: In a relief for students admitted for the 4-year B Tech programme in Delhi University, the University Grants Commission (UGC) has agreed to let the varsity continue with the course for the students enrolled in 2013. The panel will also take a decision soon on the BMS...
  • Students who applied under FYUP for DU won't have to fill forms again June 29, 2014

    New Delhi: Students who have applied for the courses under FYUP of Delhi University through centralised registration will not have to fill the form again for admission under the three-year course instead they can directly apply from colleges, a committee of principals proposed on Saturday. The 12-member committee of principals,...
  • Delhi University admissions to begin from July 1 June 28, 2014

    Scenes of celebrations starkly juxtaposed with cries of protesters outside Delhi University. On the one hand there are lakhs of DU aspirants relieved as cut off list is likely to be released on June 30th. While on the other hand the University's decision to scrap BTech and BMS courses from...
  • Fate of students at stake as DU scraps 4-year B Tech, BMS courses June 28, 2014

    New Delhi: With the Delhi University bowing to UGC directives and scrapping the Four-Year Undergraduate Programme (FYUP), no more admissions will be taking place for the 4-year B Tech and Bachelor in Management Sciences (BMS) courses. The university's Principals' Association on Saturday cancelled the B Tech and BMS courses. Fate...
  • Delhi University admissions likely to begin on July 1 June 28, 2014

    New Delhi: The much delayed admissions to Delhi University for undergraduate courses is likely to begin from July 1 with the first cut-off list expected to come out on June 30. While it comes as a breather to all the students aspiring to get a seat in the prestigious varsity, there...
  • Delhi University, UGC stand off ends, admission dates yet to be decided June 27, 2014

    New Delhi: Thousands of students and their parents celebrated as the week-long impasse between Delhi University and the University Grants Commission (UGC) finally ended on Friday with the Vice Chancellor agreeing to scrap the controversial Four Year Undergraduate Programme (FYUP). The move brought relief to thousands of students who have been...
  • While many students cheer, those enrolled under FYUP feel betrayed by DU June 27, 2014

    New Delhi: While the Delhi University's decision to scrap Four Year Undergraduate Programme (FYUP)has brought cheers to many DU aspirants, the students who are already enrolled under the programme are a worried lot. These B Tech students are holding protests outside the office of University Grants Commission demanding a written assurance...
  • UGC rejects DU's proposal, asks it to begin admissions today itself June 27, 2014

    New Delhi: Making its stand clear, the University Grants Commission has rejected the Delhi University's proposal to amend the four-year undergraduate programme. In a strongly worded letter, the UGC has asked the varsity to revert to its 3-year course and start the admissions on Friday itself. A senior UGC official,...
  • UGC writes again to Delhi University seeking FYUP roll back June 27, 2014

    New Delhi: UGC has once again sent a letter to DU asking it to roll back the FYUP and immediately begin undergraduate admissions even as it sought legal opinion on the compromise formula proposed by the varsity. The development came after a day of hectic negotiations between the varsity and...
  • FYUP issue: AAP demands UGC chairman's resignation June 26, 2014

    New Delhi: Aam Aadmi Party on Thursday demanded resignation of UGC chairman for allegedly allowing the introduction of FYUP and then forcing its roll back without consulting stake-holders. "UGC chairman must step down for his dubious role in first allowing the introduction of FYUP and now forcing its rollback, and compromising...
  • Delhi University sends a 3-year honours proposal to UGC, awaits reply June 26, 2014

    New Delhi: The Delhi University on Thursday said that it was considering the proposal of implementing the three-year course in a way that an honours degree will be given as part of this course. In this course, an honours will be given in three years and the last year is...
  • No admissions in Delhi University yet despite UGC directive June 26, 2014

    New Delhi: There is no end yet to the stand-off between the University Grants Commission and Delhi University over the Four-Year Undergraduate Programme. As a result of this, there are no admissions for a third day on Thursday, much to the frustration of students. The University Grants Commission had issued a...
  • News 360: DU admissions continue to be in limbo June 25, 2014

    Confusion over Delhi University admissions continues as DU, UGC stick to their stands. ...
  • DU aspirants suffer as confusion continuous over 4-year UG course June 25, 2014

    Students from across the country who are aspiring for Delhi University are in a dilemma over the stand off between the varsity and the UGC. ...
  • UGC asks Delhi University to begin admissions from today, but only under 3-year UG programme June 26, 2014

    New Delhi: In a major relief to a section of students aspiring for Delhi University, the University Grants Commission has asked the varsity to start the admission process from Thursday onwards. UGC, however, has made it clear that the admissions would take place for the three-year UG programme and not FYUP. Admissions...
  • Delhi University FYUP row: Students suffer, ask if they are guinea pigs June 25, 2014

    New Delhi: With the fate of FYUP still in limbo, a group of Delhi University teachers and students in favour of the programme on Wednesday announced to continue their hunger strike for another 24 hours. Accusing the UGC of hatching a conspiracy to destroy the federal character of the Delhi...
  • Students caught in confusion over DU admissions, VC's resignation June 25, 2014

    New Delhi: After days of standoff with the UGC over the four-year undergraduate programme, most colleges in Delhi university have agreed to end the controversial four-year post graduate programme course. However, confusion persists with no official word from the authorities on when the admission process is due to start. While 57...
  • Delhi University Vice Chancellor quits over four year course row June 24, 2014

    New Delhi: Amidst protests and confusion over the Four-Year Undergraduate Programme, Delhi University Vice Chancellor Dinesh Singh has resigned from his position. Singh had been adamant on not scrapping the four-year course as against the University Grants Commission order. The DU Teachers Association welcomed Singh's resignation saying this will make way...
  • DU mess reaches court, SC refuses to intervene, says HC should take a call June 24, 2014

    New Delhi: Former Delhi University Teachers Association President Aditya Narayan Mishra approached the Supreme Court against the University Grants Commission order on scrapping the Four-Year Undergraduate Programme. The court refused to take up the case and directed the Delhi High Court to take up the matter. It is likely to...
  • DU professor who was beaten up by students wants PM to intervene June 24, 2014

    New Delhi: Professors in favour of the Four-Year undergraduate programme were on a hunger strike outside the Vice Chancellor's office on Tuesday. One of these, who was assaulted by students on Monday said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi must intervene. "I was assaulted brutally yesterday. Goons from the ABVP and NSUI...
  • Four-year course mess angers students seeking admission in Delhi University June 24, 2014

    New Delhi: A sense of uncertainty prevails among students seeking admission in Delhi University with 36 colleges announcing that they will not start the admission process till the time the conflict between the University and the University Grants Commission (UGC) does not end over the Four Year Undergraduate Programme (FYUP). "I...
  • DU teachers in favour of the 4-year course go on a hunger strike June 24, 2014

    New Delhi: The Delhi University teachers who are in favour of the Four-year Undergraduate Programme will hold a hunger strike on Tuesday. They allege political interference in the issue and say that the Human Resource Development Ministry and the University Grants Commission are responsible for the mess. "It is all a...