In this article you will know about Delhi university or University of Delhi(DU).You can find answers to many of your questions like recruitment,campus,courses,admission, etc..

Delhi university is one of the top university in India. It is the 3rd ranked university of India.

It gives exceptional educational opportunities in a wide range programmes and advanced curricula taught by experienced tutors.

Many known personalities have been a student of this university like one of our prime minister,intellectuals, scientists, economists, legal luminaries, civil servants, defence personnel, politicians, sportspersons, film personalities, and business leaders have studied here.

The university has 77 constitute colleges,86 departing North and South, 16 faculities and 5 institutes.


The university was founded back 100 years ago in 1922 by the the then central legislative assembly of the British India.At that time it had only 750 student three colleges and two faucilities.


The courses are available for both postgraduate and undergraduate.

The university offers 240 courses to their both type of students.

The courses are classified into science,commerce and arts.

It offers 70 post graduate degree,15 advanced diploma degrees,28 diplomas and almost 95 certified courses.


For recruitment of a professor or associate professor a person must have 10 and 8 years of experience respectively.

The educational qualification should be a good academic record, with a Ph.D. Degree in the concerned field of educational and a master degree with 55℅ marks.


The university has 2 campus right now-

  • North campus
  • South campus

North campus:

The north campus has 13 colleges centred on the Faculty of Arts, Science, Law and Management. 

List of departments here are:

  • Faculty of arts
  • Faculty of commerce and business studies
  • Faculty of education
  • Faculty of law
  • Faculty of management studies
  • Faculty of mathematical sciences
  • Faculty of medical sciences
  • Faculty of music
  • Faculty of science
  • Faculty of social sciences
  • Faculty of technology

South campus:

It was established in 1973 and is spread over 69 acres (28 hectares)of green and hilly terrain.South Campus also provides some residential quarters for faculty members and the non-teaching staff. Outstation students are offered accommodation in three hostels.

List of departments here are:

  • Faculty of Arts
  • Faculty of Inter-disciplinary
  • Faculty of Applied Sciences
  • Faculty of S.P. Jain Centre for Management Studies.


For admission/entrance test you will have to prepare for quantitative ability, reasoning and analytical skills general english, business and general awareness.

Your qualification will be based on 65℅ entrance test score, 35℅ you school/ college marks and some other major subjects.


  • Fill the online/offline form.Select your desired courses.
  • Wait for the result and cut off list.
  • Check the cut off list and look in which campus you can go according to your marks.
  • Collect your important documents like 10th and 12th marksheet,photos,any certificate you got.
  • Go to your college there you’ll have to fill some forms after that pay the fee and go to your campus.

If you are good at any extra curriculars activities like debate, dance, music, sports etc. you can get admission irrespective of your marks.


It has 7 stadiums in North campus. It is almost 10,000 square meters and has seating capacity of 2,500 permanent and 7,500 temporary seats. 

Training of candidates are provided here.Some of the training field includes boxing,wrestling,netball,atheletics

Student union:

It has an elected student union namely “Delhi University Student Union” also called as DUSU.

It has a total number of 25,315 student out of which 1,271 are undergraduate,     20,344 are postgraduate and 3,700 are doctor studying.


Some of the renowned alumi of DU are Bhuvan Bam, Shahrukh Khan, Arun Jateli, Amitabh Bacchan, Kiran Bedi, Subramaniyar Swamy, Mayawati, Narendra Modi, Mouni Roy, Smiriti Irani, Manmohan Singh, Sushi Chaudhry, Rahul Gandhi.

General information:

It has 1,060 academic staff.

It’s mascot is elephant.

It’s moto is निष्ठा धृति: सत्यम्
Nishtha Dhriti Satyam (in Hindi).       Dedication, Steadfastness and Truth(in English).

The vice president of India is it’s chancellor,vice chancellor is Yogesh Singh and president of India as visitor.

The administrative authorities of the university are the Court, the Executive Council, the Academic Council and the Finance Committee.