Delhi University Law Entrance Exam 2018

By | May 21, 2018
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Delhi University conducts DU LL.B. and LL.M. Entrance Exam in order to shortlist aspirants for admission in programmes offered by it. Programmes offered at Delhi University’s Faculty of Law are LLB, LLM (2 years) and LLM (3 years). To offer admission to aspirants in LLM course offered by the varsity, candidates need to appear for DU LLM entrance exam.

About Faculty of Law, DU

Faculty of Law of DU is the time-tested legal institution of par excellence. It is the national hub of legal studies. Since its inception in 1924, the department has been a leader producing many legal luminaries, Supreme Court and High Court judges, leading advocates, political leaders, policymakers and trend-setters in all walks of life. The department is endowed with elitist alumni even though it is an egalitarian institute providing practically free legal education at a negligible cost. With the unparallel expertise of faculty members, multicultural environment and its seat at the heart of the national capital, the department attracts brilliant students from all over the country and abroad. The department has more than 130 teachers and about 7000 students at present including LL.B., LL.M., and Ph.D. students but functions within limited resources. It is completely funded by national exchequer through UGC and HRD Ministry. The present intake for LLB students is 2400 students after OBC expansion.

Centres

  1. Campus Law Centre
  2. Law Centre-I
  3. Law Centre-II
The eligibility criteria* for admission to LL.B. Degree course is as follows:-
  1. For General and Other Backward Classes (OBC) candidates, Graduate/Post-Graduate Degree from the University of Delhi or any other Indian or Foreign University recognized as equivalent by the University of Delhi with at least 50% marks or an equivalent grade point in the aggregate in either of them. However, the cut-off marks for admission of OBC candidates shall be upto 10% less than the marks notified for general candidates in the Entrance Test.
  2. Relaxation of 5% marks in the minimum eligibility prescribed for general candidates will be allowed to Other Backward Classes (OBC) category. (In compliance of the judgment of the Hon’ble Supreme Court of India in P.V. Indiresan v. Union of India and Others).
  3. Relaxation of 5% marks in the minimum eligibility prescribed for general candidates will be allowed to widows/wards of defence personnel (CW) category.
  4. Relaxation of up to 5% marks in the minimum eligibility prescribed for general candidates will be allowed to the candidates belonging to physically handicapped (PH) category on the recommendations of the Medical Board as per the prescribed procedure.
The eligibility criteria* for admission to LL.M. (Two-Year/Three-Year) Degree course shall be as follows:-
  1. For general category and Other Backward Classes (OBC) candidates, a three-year/five-year LL.B. Degree from the University of Delhi or any other Indian or Foreign University recognized as equivalent by the University of Delhi with at least 50% marks or an equivalent grade point in the aggregate. However, the cut-off marks for admission of OBC candidates shall be upto 10% less than the marks notified for general candidates in the Entrance Test.
  2. The candidates belonging to Scheduled Caste/Scheduled Tribe (SC/ST) having a three year/five-year LL.B. Degree from the University of Delhi or any other Indian or Foreign University recognized as equivalent by the University of Delhi with at least 45% marks or an equivalent grade point in the aggregate in either of them.
  3. Relaxation of 5% marks in the minimum eligibility prescribed for general candidates will be allowed to widows/wards of ex-servicemen/serving personnel (CW) category.
  4. Relaxation of up to 5% marks in the minimum eligibility prescribed for general candidates will be allowed to the candidates belonging to physically handicapped (PH) category on the recommendations of the Medical Board as per the prescribed procedure.
  5. Relaxation of 5% marks in the minimum eligibility prescribed for general candidates will be allowed to Other Backward Classes (OBC) category. (In compliance of the judgment of the Hon’ble Supreme Court of India in P.V. Indiresan v. Union of India and Others).
  6. Relaxation of 5% marks in the minimum eligibility prescribed for general candidates will be allowed to widows/wards of defence personnel (CW) category.
  7. Relaxation of up to 5% marks in the minimum eligibility prescribed for general candidates will be allowed to the candidates belonging to physically handicapped (PH) category on the recommendations of the Medical Board as per the prescribed procedure.

 * The OBC candidates shall be given a relaxation in the minimum eligibility in the qualifying examination and in the minimum eligibility (if any) in the admission entrance test to the extent of 10% of the minimum eligibility marks prescribed for the general category candidate. For example, if the minimum eligibility for admission to a course is 50% for the general category candidate, the minimum eligibility for the OBCs would be 45% i.e. (50% less 10% of 50%).

It is reiterated that the OBC candidates who belong to the ‘non-creamy layer’ and whose castes appear in the Central List of the OBC only shall be eligible to be considered for admission under the OBC category.

Important Links

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Important Dates

DU Entrance Schedule 2018LL.B. Entrance Examination – 17/6/2018

LL.M. Entrance Examination – 18/6/2018


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