According to The Hindu daily, as conveyed by the DU officials, cut-offs have seen a dip as several boards that announced results before the CBSE had done away with the moderation policy.
Though, majority of students apply to DU are from CBSE, which followed the in-practice moderation policy after the intervention from Delhi High Court.
This year, 63,247 students scored over 90% in the CBSE Class 12 Board examination while 10,091 scored above 95%, ensuring that the cut-offs stay high, reported The Hindu.
B.Com (Hnours), B.A Economics (Honours)
From most sought after colleges, Hindu, Lady Shri Ram (LSR), and Kirorimal College set their cut-offs for Economics (Honours) at 97.5 per cent.
SRCC which released the cut-off first, had pegged the cutoff just a little higher at 97.75 per cent, for the Economics (Honours) and B.Com (Honours).
LSR set its B.Com (Honours) cut-off on par with SRCC at 97.75 per cent.
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Shri Guru Teg Bahadur Khalsa College Surprise Cut Off
Shri Guru Teg Bahadur Khalsa College threw a little surprise with a 98.25 per cent cut-off for Economics (Honours) and it left behind others when it came to sciences with the highest 99.66 per cent cut-off for B.Sc. (Electronics).
In SGTB, for B.A. (Honours) English, it set an enviable cut-off of 98.75 per cent, higher than the rest of other top colleges.
As in science courses, SGTB Khalsa raised the bar highest for arts as well with a 99 per cent cut-off for its B.A. (Political Science) course.
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Cut-offs for courses in Hindi and Sanskrit (Honours) hovered within an achievable 60-70 per cent for most colleges.
DU cut off 2017: Complete lists
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54,000 undergraduate seats of various Delhi University colleges received over 2.5 lakh online applications while the merit-based courses window was open till June 13.
The second cut-off list of DU is expected to be issued on July 1.
(With Inputs from IANS)
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