Admission to Supernumerary Seats
Admission to all supernumerary seats will be through CUET 2022. Candidates desirous of taking admission on Supernumerary seats must appear in CUET 2022.
Persons with Benchmark Disabilities
Children/Widows of Personnel of the Armed Forces including Para-Military
Prime Minister's Special Scholarship for Jammu and Kashmir
Nominated Sikkimese Students
Ward Quota of Employees of University of Delhi
Reservation of Seats for Persons with Benchmark Disabilities (PwBD)
- Locomotor Disability
Locomotor disability (a person’s inability to execute distinctive activities associated with movement of self and objects resulting from aﬄiction of musculoskeletal or nervous system or both), including—
- "leprosy cured person" means a person who has been cured of leprosy but is suffering from—
- i) loss of sensation in hands or feet as well as loss of sensation and paresis in the eye and eye-lid but with no manifestation of deformity;
- ii) manifest deformity and paresis but having suﬃcient mobility in their hands and feet to enable them to engage in normal economic activity;
iii) extreme physical deformity as well as advanced age which prevents him/her from undertaking any gainful occupation, and the expression "leprosy cured" shall construed accordingly;
"cerebral palsy" means a Group of non-progressive neurological condition affecting body movements and muscle coordination, caused by damage to one or more speciﬁc areas of the brain, usually occurring before,
- during or shortly after birth;
- "dwarﬁsm" means a medical or genetic condition resulting in an adult height of 4 feet 10 inches (147 centimeters) or less;
- "muscular dystrophy" means a group of hereditary genetic muscle disease that weakens the muscles that move the human body and persons with multiple dystrophy have incorrect and missing information in their genes, which prevents them from making the proteins they need for healthy It is characterised by progressive skeletal muscle weakness, defects in muscle proteins, and the death of muscle cells and tissue;
- "acid attack victims" means a person disﬁgured due to violent assaults by throwing of acid or similar corrosive
- Visual impairment
- "blindness" means a condition where a person has any of the following conditions, after best correction
- total absence of sight; or
- visual acuity less than 3/60 or less than 10/200 (Snellen) in the better eye with best possible correction; or
- limitation of the ﬁeld of vision subtending an angle of less than 10
- "low-vision" means a condition where a person has any of the following conditions, namely:
- visual acuity not exceeding 6/18 or less than 20/60 upto 3/60 or upto 10/200 (Snellen) in the better eye with best possible corrections; or
- limitation of the ﬁeld of vision subtending an angle of less than 40 degree up to 10 degree.
- Hearing Impairment
- "deaf" means persons having 70 DB hearing loss in speech frequencies in both ears;
- "hard of hearing" means person having 60 DB to 70 DB hearing loss in speech frequencies in both ears;
- "speech and language disability" means a permanent disability arising out of conditions such as laryngectomy or aphasia affecting one or more components of speech and language due to organic or neurological
- Intellectual Disability
A condition characterised by signiﬁcant limitation both in intellectual functioning (reasoning, learning, problem solving) and in adaptive behaviour which covers a range of every day, social and practical skills, including—
- "specific learning disabilities" means a heterogeneous group of conditions wherein there is a deﬁcit in processing language, spoken or written, that may manifest itself as a diﬃculty to comprehend, speak, read, write, spell, or to do mathematical calculations and includes such conditions as perceptual disabilities, dyslexia, dysgraphia, dyscalculia, dyspraxia and developmental aphasia;
- "autism spectrum disorder" means a neuro-developmental condition typically appearing in the ﬁrst three years of life that signiﬁcantly affects a person’s ability to communicate, understand relationships and relate to others, and is frequently associated with unusual or stereotypical rituals or
D. Mental Behaviour
"Mental illness" means a substantial disorder of thinking, mood, perception, orienta tion or memory that grossly impairs judgment, behaviour, capacity to recognise reality or ability to meet the ordinary demands of life, but does not include retardation which is a condition of arrested or incomplete development of mind of a person, specially characterised by subnormality of intelligence.
E. Disability caused due to Chronic neurological conditions, such as—
- "multiple sclerosis" means an inﬂammatory, nervous system disease in which the myelin sheaths around the axons of nerve cells of the brain and spinal cord are dam- aged, leading to demyelination and affecting the ability of nerve cells in the brain and spinal cord to communicate with each other;
- "Parkinson’s disease" means a progressive disease of the nervous system marked by tremor, muscular rigidity, and slow, imprecise movement, chieﬂy affecting middle-aged and elderly people associated with degeneration of the basal ganglia of the brain and a deﬁciency of the neurotransmitter
- Blood Disorder
- "haemophilia" means an inheri1table disease, usually affecting only male but trans- mitted by women to their male children, characterised by loss or impairment of the normal clotting ability of blood so that a minor wound may result in fatal bleeding;
- "Thalassemia" means a group of inherited disorders characterised by reduced or absent amounts of
- "Sickle cell disease" means a haemolytic disorder characterised by chronic anaemia, painful events, and various complications due to associated tissue and organ damage; "haemolytic" refers to the destruction of the cell membrane of red blood cells resulting in the release of
F. Multiple Disabilities (more than one of the above specified disabilities)
Multiple disabilities including deaf blindness which means a condition in which a per- son may have combination of hearing and visual impairments causing severe communication, developmental, and educational problems.
Any other category as may be notified by the Central Government.
Concessional/Waiver of fees in respect of Persons with Benchmark Disabilities (PwBD)
- Candidates with physical disabilities pursuing various programs of study in the Faculties, Departments, Centres, and Institutions / Colleges of the University shall be exempted from payment of fees, including examination fee and other University fees, except Admission fee, subscription towards Delhi University students’ Union and Identity Card fee(As per amendment to Ordinance X(4) of the University).
- PwBD Candidates who meet the merit for the unreserved category and will take admission in the unreserved category (UR) will pay the fee relevant for PwBD
- As per the Executive Council Resolution No. 50 dated 03.11.2012, students with physical disabilities residing in different Hostels / Halls of the University are exempted from payment of all hostel fees and charges except refundable caution fee and the mess Persons with Physical Disabilities who are students shall pay 50% of the Mess fee and the remaining 50% of their Mess Fee will be met by the University of Delhi. Similar norms are to be adopted by the Colleges in respect of PwBD Students residing in various hostels of the Colleges.
- PwBD students who are getting fellowships / ﬁnancial assistance shall be exempted from payment of fees / charges / mess fees subject to the following conditions.
Value of Fellowship
Exemption of Fees waiver etc
Upto 3000/- per month
Fees waiver +50% Mess Subsidy
3001/- to 8000/- per month
Fees waiver but no Mess Subsidy
8001/- and above per month
No fees waiver and no Hostel Subsidy
Reservation for Children/Widows of Personnel of the Armed Forces (CW)
Five percent (5%) of seats are reserved for Candidates under this category, program-wise in all colleges.
Candidates desirous of taking admission under the CW quota of the University must appear in CUET 2022.
All such Candidates have to upload the Educational Concession certiﬁcate issued by any of the following authorities on the proper letterhead:
- Secretary, Kendriya Sainik Board,
- Secretary, Rajya Zila Sainik
- Oﬃcer-in-Charge, Record Oﬃce.
- 1st Class Stipendiary
- Ministry of Home Affairs (For Police Personnel in receipt of Gallantry Awards)
No other format shall be permissible. Proofs of the CW category in the form of ID card of parent or dependent, Medical card, Ration card, CSD card, etc. are not admissible in lieu of certificate in correct format. The priority must be clearly mentioned in the certificate. Certificates that do not mention the relevant priority will not be considered.
Admission may be offered to the Children/Widows of Personnel of the Armed Forces (Priority to IX) including Para-Military Personnel (only Priority I to V), in the following order of preference:
Widows/Wards of Defence personnel killed in action;
Wards of Defence Personnel disabled in action and boarded out from service with disability attributable to military service;
Widows/Wards of Defence Personnel who died while in service with death attributable to military service;
Wards of Defence Personnel disabled in service and boarded out with disability attributable to military service;
Wards of Ex-servicemen and Serving personnel, including personnel of police forces who are in receipt of Gallantry Awards;
i) ParamVir Chakra
ii) Ashok Chakra
iii) MahaVir Chakra
iv) Kirti Chakra
v) Vir Chakra
vi) Shaurya Chakra
vii) President’s Police Medal for Gallantry/President Gallantry Medal for the ﬁre services personnel
viii) Sena Medal (Gallantry), Nau Sena Medal (Gallantry), Vayu Sena Medal (Gallantry)
x) Police Medal for Gallantry/Gallantry Medal for ﬁre services
Wards of Ex-Servicemen.
i. Defence personnel disabled in action and boarded out from service.
ii. Defence personnel disabled in service and boarded out with disability attributable to military service
iii. Ex-servicemen and serving personnel who are in receipt of Gallantry Awards.
Wards of Serving Personnel
Wives of Serving Personnel
Reservation of Kashmiri Migrants (KM)
Up to 5% seats are reserved program-wise in all colleges for the wards of Kashmiri Migrants. All the wards of Kashmiri Migrants will have to upload a certiﬁcate of registration as Kashmiri Migrants issued by Divisional Commissioner/ Relief Commissioner.
Candidates desirous of taking admission under the Kashmiri Migrants quota must appear in CUET 2022.
Prime Minister’s Special Scholarship Scheme for J&K students
Candidates desirous of taking admission under the Prime Minister’s Special Scholarship Scheme for J&K students must appear in CUET 2022.
Nomination of Seats for Sikkimese Students
Candidates desirous of taking admission under the Sikkim nomination scheme must appear in CUET 2022.
Sikkimese students nominated by the Govt. of Sikkim shall be considered for admission by the University in Colleges where hostel facilities are available (AC Resolutions 51 dated 05/06/1980 and 122 dated 17/12/1990). The allocation of Sikkimese students for admission as well as for hostel accommodation in respective colleges be made by the Vice-Chancellor at his discretion.
The number of these nominated seats is detailed below:
B. Com (Hons.)
B.Sc. Physical Science/ Applied Physical Sciences
B.Sc. Life Sciences/ Applied Life Sciences
Ward Quota of Employees of University of Delhi
Candidates desirous of taking admission under the Ward Quota of Employees of University of Delhi must appear in CUET 2022.
Admission to the wards of University and its College employees, both teaching and non-teaching will be done as per Academic Council resolution 9 a & b dated 27.11.2020 and subsequent amendments thereof.
Candidates must be in possession of a valid Employment Certificate issued by due officials at the time of registration. Only the Employment certificate uploaded at the time of registration will be considered. I-cards, Aadhar Card and/or any other document will not be accepted.
Extra-Curricular Activities (ECA) and Sports Quota
Candidates desirous of taking admission under the supernumerary quota for ECA and/or Sports must appear in CUET 2022.
For admissions to ECA and Sports supernumerary seats a weightage of 25% will be given to CUET score and 75% to certificates/trials/performances.
Further details shall be notified separately.