DU (Delhi University) status committee has approved the urge of the School of Open Learning (SOL) Staff Council to decrease the admission cut-off marks of B.A and B.Com courses.

The SOL within the past week of this 12 months had advocated the Delhi University Standing committee to make eligibility standards for the scholars’ admission to simply passing grade (i.E 33%) in elegance 12th and avoid the already present 40% marks mandation.

Though, the choice is but to be finalised by means of the Vice-Chancellor of the DU, Mr. Yogesh.K Tyagi, which has already been discussed to him.

The be counted is being raised by the SOL so that heaps of college students dwelling within the capital can get an opportunity to look at in Delhi University thru open and distance mode or as an outside candidate.

SOL, in a letter to the Vice-Chancellor, head of the admissions committee, Rajiv Gupta and head of the status committee on admissions, has requested for restoration of the eligibility standards for admission into BA and B.Com Pass courses to be class 12th exceeded find it irresistible turned into in 1962.


Janmejoy Khuntia, SOL Secretary of Staff Council stated, “SOL is not a regular college. It is a distance getting to know institute in the main catering to the needs of the poorer phase of the society. Because of the cutting-edge policy, heaps of negative college students aren’t able to take admission in DU, that is a violation in their rights.”

As in step with Act of the University of Delhi, any scholar residing in NCR can take admission as an external candidate if he/she has surpassed elegance twelfth. Since, the outside cell has been merged in SOL, the selection to permit applicants, who have exceeded class twelfth will give justice to those college students.