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JNU To Hold Admissions Through CUET From 22-23; Teachers', Students' Unions Oppose

Jan 13, 2022 Outlook Web Desk

The decision was "overwhelmingly endorsed" by the members of Academic Council at its meeting, according to a statement issued by Jayant K Tripathi, the Director of Admissions.

Jawaharlal Nehru University To Admit Students Through CUET From 2022-23

Jan 12, 2022 Outlook Web Desk

Recently, the Delhi University has also decided to hold admissions from the next academic session through the CUET.

DU Teachers' Association Holds Strike Over Funds

Aam Aadmi Party MLA Atishi, who is the chairperson of the Standing Committee on Education (Delhi Vidhan Sabha), called the allegations "completely baseless and mala fide" and said the funds were released well ahead of time.

2 Years Of JNU Violence: Students' Union Blames ABVP

Jan 06, 2022 PTI

At least 28 people, including JNU Students' Union president Aishe Ghosh, were injured as chaos reigned on the Jawaharlal Nehru University campus for nearly two hours in early January 2020.

21-Year-Old Student From Delhi University Arrested Over Bulli Bai App Row

The 21 year old is a son of an Army officer and an undergraduate student of Zakir Hussain College

26 December, 2021

DU Teacher Bodies Criticise Two Proposed Structures For Four-Year UG Programme

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The teacher bodies stated that what was approved in the academic council is different from what was sent to colleges for feedback.

05 December, 2021

Delhi University Admissions: Not UP, Punjab Or Haryana, But This State Has Highest Admission Percentage

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A 9-member panel constituted by the Delhi University Vice-Chancellor Yogesh Singh has noted that not the surrounding states of Uttar Pradesh, Haryana or Punjab but it's Kerala Board which has the highest admission percentage.

25 November, 2021

Delhi University Announces Cut-Offs For Its Second Special Drive To Fill Up Vacant Seats In Colleges

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Under the second special drive, candidates can apply for admission on November 25 and 26. Colleges will release the merit list on their website and candidates will have time from November 27 to 5 pm on November 30 to make payments.

23 November, 2021

Delhi University To Put Out Special Cut-Off List On Wednesday For UG Courses

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Delhi University will release a cut-off list under a special drive to fill vacant seats in different colleges on Wednesday, according to officials. The university had sought data of vacant seats from the colleges on Saturday. Some colleges have not yet sent the data, said an official, adding that the institutions can send in in the numbers by 1 pm on Wednesday.

22 November, 2021

Delhi Univerity's New Academic Session For First-Year UG Students Begins

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"It is like a festival on the first day of college with students from various states, speaking different languages mingling with each other. But due to the coronavirus pandemic, everything is being done online. We held the orientation session last week for the students. The college does not feel like a college without the students."

08 November, 2021

Delhi Govt Writes To DU Vice Chancellor To Take Action Against Principals Of 12 Colleges

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Twelve Delhi University colleges are fully funded by the Delhi government and funds have been a bone of contention between the two sides. After the principals raised issue of funding, Delhi government wants action against them.


05 October, 2021

Delhi University Admissions: Over 30,000 Applications On Opening Day

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The admission process of The University of Delhi which started on Monday saw a tremendous number of applications on the opening day. The 100% cutoff demand is higher than ever.

09 September, 2021

Delhi University 2021 Results Out: Check Your Scores Here

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Unlike the previous semester's examinations, which were conducted in an Open Book Examination format, this year saw Assignment Based Examinations

26 August, 2021

Dalit Authors, Mahasweta Devi Removed From English Syllabus, DU Comes Under Fire

Outlook Web Bureau

The council also approved the implementation of National Education Policy from 2022-23 and four-year undergraduate programmes, overriding a strong dissent from its members, in its 12-hour long meeting.

07 August, 2021

DU To Introduce Tree Plantation In Curriculum To Assemble Student 'Climate Warriors'

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'Planting millions of suitable trees and creating a natural ecosystem is one of the best ways and this can be achieved faster through massive students participation' said DU's Acting Vice-Chancellor P C Joshi

31 July, 2021

As 70K CBSE Students Score More Than 95%, DU Cut-Offs Expected To Be Higher

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The registration process for nearly 70,000 seats available for undergraduate courses at Delhi University is expected to begin on August 2.

28 July, 2021

JNU Entrance Exam Between Sept 20-23, DU To Take Tests Between Sept 26-Oct 1

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The exams will be conducted online by the National Testing Agency at designated centres.


17 May, 2021

Five Delhi University Professors Succumb To Covid-19 In Last Six Days

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According to the DU Teachers’ Association (DUTA), 33 working faculty members have died of Covid-19 since March.

Photo Gallery

A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.

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Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.

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Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.

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Nagaland To Lakhimpur Kheri: Rights, Regimes And Restitutions in Times Of Turbulence

The two incidents in the recent past, one in Mon district of Nagaland and the other at Lakhimpur Kheri in Uttar Pradesh, undermined the core principles democracy and federalism.

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