Delhi University is one of the most prestigious universities in India. It offers various courses for the students of all streams like Science, Commerce, Arts and many other streams. Nowadays all the class 12th pass students must be eagerly waiting for the Delhi University 1st cut off 2018. So before the DU Cut Off 2018 releases here we are going to share some important facts about Delhi University that you must know.
Some Quick Facts about Delhi University
- Delhi University is a central university which is governed and maintained by the Central Government of India.
- Delhi University has two campuses in Delhi. 1st is North campus and 2nd is South Campus.
- It offers Under Graduate, Post Graduate, M. Phil., Ph.D. and other certificate programs.
- Candidates can get admission in various courses of Delhi University on the basis of entrance exams or on the basis of the marks in class 12th.
|Year of Establishment||1922|
|Type of courses||Graduate courses, post graduate courses, and Doctorate courses|
|Campus||2 Campus: North Campus & South Campus|
|Total number of Colleges||77 + 5 other recognized institutes|
|Admission process||Entrance and Merit-based|
|Total number of Faculties||16|
|Unversity recognised and approved by||UGC|
|Governed & funded by||Central Government & UGC|
|Total number of Departments||86|
|Total number of Seats||56,000|
|Famous Alumni||Shah Rukh Khan, Amitabh Bachchan, Arjun Rampal, Konkona Sen Sharma, Mallika Sherawat, Manoj Bajpayee, Imtiaz Ali, Minissha Lamba|
|Number of Girls Colleges||22|
|Festivals||There’s nothing that can beat fests of Delhi University.|
|Total number of Students||1,32,435 regular students and 2,61,169 students in non-formal education programme|
|Ranking||490 in the world
72 in Asia
41 in BRICS