DU JAT Eligibility 2021

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Updated on
April 19, 2021

Candidates applying for DU JAT 2021 must meet eligibility criteria of the exam. DU JAT 2021 will be conducted by National Testing Agency (NTA) in July 2021 as online computer based test for admission to BBA/BBS programs offered by Delhi University colleges.


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The key points in eligibility criteria to appear in DU-JAT 2021 are as under:  


DU JAT 2021 Eligibility Criteria:

  • The candidate, who wants to appear in DUJAT 2021, should have cleared Senior Secondary School Examination of CBSE or any other class 12 equivalent examination from any board/recognized institute or university
  • Candidates belonging to general category should have secured a minimum of 60% in class 12. This aggregate should be of marks scored in four papers- English, Mathematics and the other two subjects that are approved by University of Delhi
  • Candidates belonging to SC, ST, CW and PwD categories should have attained a minimum of 55% in class 12th. This aggregate should be of marks scored in four papers- English, Mathematics and the other two subjects that are approved by University of Delhi
  • Candidate should have passed individually in all the above four papers
  • Candidate must possess confirmed result and mark-sheet of the qualifying examination. When called for final selection round like Group Discussion and Personal Interview, the candidate needs to produce the same – candidate failing to do so will not be entertained
  • Candidates belonging to OBC-non creamy layer/SC/ST/PwD/CW categories should carry a category certificate

DUJAT Exam 2021 Eligibility Weightage: BBA/BBS Admission 2021
Selection will be based on the rank computed from the combined weighted average of percentage scored in the entrance test and the percentage scored in the qualifying examination. The weights are:

BBA/BBS Admission Eligibility Component 2021 in DU Colleges
Weightage Percentage in Admission Process
DU JAT 2021 Exam Eligibility Weight
Class 12 or other Qualifying Exam

DU JAT Eligibility 2021: BBA/BBS Application & Admission Process


Step 1: Filling the form and Preferences

  • The applicant fulfilling the DU JAT Exam Eligibility 2021, is required to register on the university admission portal to create their personal login ID (username and password).
  • In the application form the applicant is required to provide all the necessary information (fields marked with *).
  • In the page ―Entrance Based Admissions, the applicant is required to choose the courses of interest.
  • Entrance-test fees will be charged for each different entrance test.
  • Exercise extreme care in filling up your form. In the case of courses being run at multiple colleges, or entrance tests covering more than one course, the applicants are required to state their order of preference of course and/or college.
  • The portal will be open for the alteration of the course-college preferences for one day after the declaration of entrance test results.
  • Applicants should examine the location of the college and college fee for the course before finalizing their order of preference.
  • Applicants to BMS/BA(H)BE/BBA(FIA) must fill all the college-course choices.
  • There are 21 choices for female applicants and 17 for male applicants. The applicant should mark ―1, for their most preferred college-course, ―2, for the next most preferred and so on.
  • The college-course to which an applicant does not want admission should be marked ―No Preference. Where ―No Preference is selected, that college-course shall not be offered to the applicant.
  • If a college-course is marked with a preference number, the same may be allotted to the applicant and the applicant would be required to take admission in that college-course in order to be eligible for any future changes in college and course.
  • Admission will not be granted to any applicant whose name has appeared in the allotment list but who fails to meet the minimum eligibility criteria for the course.
  • Entrance test fee will not be refunded in any circumstances.​

Step 2: Written and Practical tests and Trials
Applicants to BA(H)BE/BMS/BBA(FIA) and other courses namely, BTech(IT&MI), BA(HSS), B.El.Ed., BSc(PE,HE&S), BA(H)MMC and 5YIPJ are required to appear for the enatrance exam as applicable to each course in order to be considered for admission to the course. For BA(H)BE/BMS/BBA(FIA) the candidate should appear in DU JAT 2021 conducted by National Testing Agency.

  • The test shall be of multiple choice type.
  • Four marks shall be awarded for each correct answer and 1 mark shall be deducted for each wrong answer.
  • The applicant will need to register for DU JAT 2021, and appear for it, as per notification on the university website. Read More

Step 3: Ranking for Admissions
A ranking of applicants will be prepared for each course that shall guide the admission process and shall be displayed on the Admission Portal of Delhi University. This ranking shall be based on:

  • The marks scored in DU JAT 2021, the weighted mean of the marks scored in the entrance test and in Class XII (as per eligibility) giving each the weights of 65% and 35% respectively for the BA(H)BE, BMS, BBA(FIA), courses.
  • The final ranking shall not have any repeated ranks.
  • In the case of a tie for rank, the following tie-breaking rule shall be applied in the order provided below: 1. The applicant with higher percentage of marks (aggregate of best four subjects including one language) in the qualifying examination will be considered first for allotment/admission. 2. The applicant with the higher entrance test score will be considered first for allotment/admission. 3. The applicant with higher percentage of marks (aggregate of best five subjects including one language) in the qualifying examination will be considered first for allotment/admission. 4. The applicant with the earlier date of birth (as mentioned in class X certificate) will be considered for allotment/admission.​

Step 4: DU JAT Eligibility for Allotment of Courses and Colleges
For all the DU JAT entrance based courses the allotment of seats shall be done centrally and shall be displayed on the Delhi University Admission Portal. Only the applicants who satisfy the minimum eligibility criteria for the course will be considered for admission.


In the case of BA(H)BE/BMS/BBA(FIA) and the B.El.Ed. courses, the seats available in each college (and course) in each admission category shall be allotted to the applicants in order of their ranks and as per their preferences subject to availability, till all seats in the particular college (andcourse) are exhausted.


An applicant allotted a seat higher in their preference order will not be allowed a change to any seat lower in their preference order within the same admission category.. 

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