Tuesday, July 01, 2008
DU SECOND CUT OFF
In the second liststudents can still expect to get into courses like BCom (Hons) and Economics(Hons) in high-profilecolleges like Hindu College and Hansraj College.Even Sri Ram College of Commerce (SRCC) is coming out with a second list for BCom (Hons), though admissions to Economics (Hons) have been closed. Of a total of 384 seats in BCom (Hons), 335 have been filled at SRCC. The cut-off is being reduced by 0.5 per cent and now stands at 94 per cent.At Hindu College, around 460 students have been admitted to various courses, while at Sri Venkateswara College, the figure stands at 616. Both colleges are coming out with second lists in BCom (Hons) and Economics (Hons). While Hindu is decreasing the cut-off marks for BCom (Hons) by 0.5 per cent, Venkateswara is reducing it by 1.25 per cent.In Hansraj College the total number of admissions has been around 800 out of the 900 seats that are available.College is reducing the cut-off for BCom (Hons) and Economics (Hons) by 0.25 and 0.5 per cent, respectively.Admission to BA (H) Economics closed in the first list itself at SRCC Indraprastha and Ramjas.At Hansraj,the Economics cut-off dropped by .5 per cent to 92 per cent. Kamala Nehru, which has just a few seats in Economics, has maintained the first list mark of 90.5 per cent.Admissions to History, Philosophy, Political Science, BA (H) Math and Hindi are closed at most women’s colleges. Daulat Ram, Kamala Nehru and Miranda House have no seats vacant in History. However, LSR has declared a second cut-off list for all its courses.Cut-off marks for Sciences, on the other hand, have witnessed a fall. At Daulat Ram, B.Sc (Life Sciences) went down from 75 to 71 per cent and Botany dipped from 75 per cent to 67 per cent.