DUSU fumes over order on payment of salaries from student funds – Times of India

NEW DELHI: The Delhi government’s latest order to pay salaries of teaching and non teaching staff of 12 colleges of University of Delhi which are funded by the state government from the students’ society funds (SSF) is receiving immense backlash from the students and teachers’ community alike. The Delhi University Students’ Union along with Akhil … Read more

58% students who applied for admission to DU under first list paid their fees: Officials – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Over 58 per cent of the students who applied for admissions under the first cut-off list have paid the fees, Delhi University officials said on Friday. The second cut-off list is expected on Saturday and might only see a marginal decline between 0.25 per cent to one per cent, stated college principals. According … Read more

Delhi govt directs 12 DU colleges to pay pending salaries to staffers from Students Society Fund – Times of India

NEW DELHI: The Delhi government on Friday directed 12 Delhi University colleges fully funded by it to pay outstanding salaries to staffers from the Students Society Fund, a move criticised by DU’s teachers’ body and officials of the university. The government has ordered a special audit of six colleges — Deen Dayal Upadhyaya College, Maharishi … Read more

HC directs DU to declare PG courses results by Oct 31, marksheets to be uploaded on website – Times of India

NEW DELHI: The Delhi High Court Monday directed the Delhi University to declare results of all the post-graduate courses by October 31 and to upload the marksheets on its website and no student should be asked to physically come for collecting them. The high court also fixed various deadlines for declaration of results of undergraduate … Read more

DU admission 2020 to begin today: Teachers’ panel to solve students’ queries online – Times of India

NEW DELHI: For students seeking admission to various colleges affiliated to Delhi University (DU) for the academic session 2020-21, the varsity’s professors will counsel students and clear their doubts online about the admission process. Delhi Teachers Association (DTA) has constituted a committee of varsity professors which will guide students in seeking admission to DU. The … Read more

DU first cut-off likely to be announced on Saturday – Times of India

NEW DELHI: The Delhi University is likely to release its first cut-off list on Saturday for admission to nearly 70,000 seats up for grabs. Varsity officials warned students against visiting colleges for the admission process, saying no one will be allowed entry. The admission process this year will be entirely online due to the coronavirus … Read more

Delhi University admissions fully online, flood of forgeries feared – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Admissions at Delhi University, set to begin from October 12, could be blighted by fake documents and forgeries this year because the process has gone fully online. Forensic experts warn of this possibility because students are not required to go to colleges to physically verify the documents. While DU asserts all submitted paperwork … Read more

DU law students worry about multiple exams – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Students of Delhi University’s Law Faculty are now concerned due to DU’s new academic calendar. They are worried that they may have to appear for two exams in a gap of less than a month. The university had promoted them without an exam during the novel coronavirus-induced lockdown. But the Bar Council of … Read more

DU cut-offs likely to be released on October 10 – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Delhi University plans to announce cutoffs for various undergraduate courses on October 10, two days ahead of the commencement of the admission process to allow students adequate time to choose courses and colleges. The varsity is holding the entire admission process online for the first time due to the coronavirus pandemic. According to … Read more

Delhi HC directs Delhi University to file affidavit on deadlines for issuing paper degrees – Times of India

NEW DELHI: The Delhi High Court has directed Delhi University to file an affidavit in respect of the specific deadlines for issuance of paper degrees to those students who graduated prior to 2019 and those who would graduate in 2020. The court also said that the affidavit should also mention timelines to be specified for … Read more