Students from the science stream can still apply to colleges in the North Campus in courses such as B.Sc (Hons) Botany, B.Sc (Hons) Computer Science and B.Sc (Hons) Physics as there are seats available under these courses.
A drop of 0.25 to 0.5% has been recorded in cut-offs in science courses. Humanities students can apply for BA (Hons) in Sociology, English and Economics as some seats in some colleges are still vacant. There has been a drop of 0.25 to 2% in cut-offs for humanities courses across colleges.
Other top colleges, however, have closed admissions to various courses. While Shri Ram College of Commerce closed admissions to its UG courses, Hindu is closed for history, political science, sociology and philosophy for the general category candidates. Further, Ramjas closed admissions to its B.Com Honors and Programme courses for the unreserved category. Admissions for BA Programme and Honours courses in economics, English, political science and mathematics at Jesus and Mary College (JMC) are also closed.
Admissions at Shri Ram College of Commerce (SRCC) are now closed for both its courses, B.Com (H) and B.A (H) Economics for the general category students. But in BA(H) Economics admission is still open for OBC category students and the corresponding cut off is 96%. Admission is closed for SC category students, for ST category students cut off is 90.75%.
At Kirori Mal College, admission is open for BA programme for which the cut off is 93.75%. Seats also remain for BA Programme with Bengali. Admission is also open for BA Hindi (H) at 87.5%. At KMC, admission is open for most of the B.Sc. courses.
At the Hindu college, admission is closed for most of the courses while the seats still remain in BA (H) Economics for general candidates at 97.25%, for OBC candidates at 94%. While at Hindu admission is open for all categories for BA English (H). The cut off is set at 96 % for general candidates. Cut off for OBC candidates is 93%, for SC and ST candidates is 92%.
While seats in various courses for general category is closed, the students belonging to the reserved categories still had a lot of options. It seems seats will remain vacant for them in the fifth cut-off as well.
The varsity threw open its admission portal for aspirants of various undergraduate courses on 15 May. The registration for these courses ended on 7 June. The first cut-off list was announced on 19 June.
The total number of male applicants are 1,44,248, women 1,34,297 and other applicants 29. According to an official from the university, 2,78,544 aspirants have made payments.
Last year, around 2.20 lakh candidates had made payments.