DU JAT 2022 (Scrapped) - Exam Dates, Syllabus, Cutoff

Nov 13, 2023 | Arts, Management


DU JAT to be replaced by CUET, declared by Delhi University. Delhi University Joint Admission Test or DU JAT is a national level exam conducted once a year. DU JAT is the entrance test conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA), for admissions to the affiliated educational institutions. The dates and notice for DU JAT 2022 will be released soon. The DU JAT event program has been delayed for the past two sessions. The application process will begin soon as the official dates are out. Within a month of the registration start date, the application process for DU JAT 2022 will be completed.

Candidates who complete the DU JAT 2022 application form will receive an admit card in accordance with the timetable. The DU JAT 2022 schedule, eligibility criteria, registration process, exam pattern, curriculum, centers, and other relevant facts about DU JAT 2022 can be found here.

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About DU JAT

DU JAT - Dates, Registration, Admit Card.

The Delhi University Joint Admission Test (DU JAT) is a national entrance exam for admission to the BMS, BBA (Financial Investment Analysis), and BA (Hons) in Business Economics programs. Candidates seeking admission to Bachelor of Business Administration (Financial Investment Analysis), and BA (Hons) Business Economics programs are also offered at the Delhi University. DU JAT 2022 will help in admissions to Delhi University's 16 colleges.

The DU JAT is administered online by the National Testing Agency. Quantitative Ability, Reasoning, Analytical Ability, General English and Business, and General Awareness are all covered in the DU JAT question paper. In the DU JAT, all of the questions are objective in nature and must be answered in under two hours.

DU JAT is an eligibility test conducted by the National Testing Agency (NTA) once a year for shortlisting candidates to UG Management programs in colleges affiliated with Delhi University.

DU JAT 2022 Highlights
Exam Name DU JAT
Full Form Delhi University Joint Admission Test
Exam Level National
Conducting Body National Testing Agency (NTA)
Category Undergraduate
Mode of Application Online
Frequency Once a year
Official Website du.ac.in
Medium of Question Paper English
Helpline Number 91-11-27653644 91-11-27653825

DU JAT 2022 Courses

The following is a complete list of the courses available at Delhi University Join Admission Test.

For UG Courses

  • B.Tech
  • B.EL.ED
  • BA, BA (Hons.)
  • BMS
  • BBA
  • B.Sc.
  • B.Com
  • LLB

For PG Courses

  • M.Tech
  • MBA
  • M.Com
  • LLM
  • M.Sc.
  • MCA.

DU JAT 2018 Exam Date

It is essential for candidates to be aware of the exam schedule to never miss out on any important event. In the table below, candidates may see the essential dates and DUET schedule for DU admission 2022.

DU JAT 2018 Test Date Schedule
Events Important Dates (tentative)
Availability of Applications Form June 2022
DU JAT Form Last Date 2018 June 2022
DU JAT Admit Card  June 2022
DU JAT Exam Date July 2022
DU JAT Provisional Answer Key and Objection Window To be Announced
DU JAT Result 2018 To be Announced
DU JAT Counselling To be Announced

[Read more] DU JAT 2018 Exam Dates 

DU JAT 2018 Eligibility Criteria

The NTA sets the DU JAT eligibility criteria 2018 for the students who are willing to take up the DU JAT examination. Candidates have to take a look at the eligibility criteria before applying. It is mandatory for the candidates interested in appearing for the Delhi University entrance test 2018 to be eligible to be able to take up the examination and avoid the cancellation of candidature at a later stage. The table below shows the list of electives in DU JAT 2022

DU JAT2022 List of Electives
Botany/Biotechnology Computer Science/ Informatics Practices Arabic
Punjabi English Chemistry
History Urdu Bengali
Spanish German  Political Science
Sanskrit Mathematics Statistics
Philosophy Physics Psychology
Hindi Sociology Persian
Italian Zoology Legal Studies
French Home Science Geology
Commerce/Business Studies Accountancy Geography

Candidates must achieve the required marks in Class 12 according to their category.

DU JAT 2022 Eligibility Category Criteria
Category Percentage Required
General 60
OBC 54

Important Points to Remember

  • This total should be based on the candidate's performance in four papers: English, Mathematics, and two other topics from the DU UG Admission Information Bulletin's List B (Elective Subjects).
  • Candidates who are awaiting their Class 12 results are also eligible to apply.
  • Eligibility The EWS category's merit-based admissions criteria will be comparable to the UR category.
  • There is no upper age limit for taking the DU JAT 2022.
  • Foreign Candidate Selection Criteria- Foreign students must apply separately on the Foreign Students' Registry website, http://fsr.du.ac.in, if they wish to be considered for admission.

[Read more] DU JAT Eligibility

DU JAT Application Form 2018

To take up the exam, candidates have to register and submit the DU JAT 2018 Application Form. The application forms are available on the official website of the conducting authority. Before enrolling for the entrance tests, it is necessary to make sure that you are eligible in all ways. Candidates who do not meet any of the eligibility requirements will not be allowed to apply. The procedures to fill out the DUET 2022 application form are listed below.

Steps for DU JAT 2022 Registration

  • Step 1: Go to the Delhi University admissions website.
  • Step 2: Finish the one-time registration process and create login credentials.
  • Step 3: Complete the DU JAT application form 2022 with your personal information.
  • Step 4: Filling out academic information
  • Step 5: Upload documents in the required format.
  • Step 6: Payment of the DU JAT application form


  • Candidates should be aware that any false information will result in their applications being rejected.
  • The application price for General/OBC/CB applicants is Rs 750/-, while the application fee for SC/ST and PWD candidates is Rs 300/-.

Documents Required for DU JAT Registration

The following documents are required when a candidate is filling up the DU JAT 2022 application form.

  • Candidate’s recent colored passport size photograph.
  • The payment acknowledgment receipt.
  • Candidate’s pass certificate and mark sheet of Class 10.
  • Candidate's mark sheet of Class 12th board exam.
  • Caste certificate (if applicable).
  • Candidate’s photo identity proof (voter id card/ passport/ driving license etc.).

[Read more] DU JAT 2018 Application Form

DU JAT Admit Card 2018

The DU JAT admit card will be issued to candidates who complete the DU JAT registration process before the deadline. The DU JAT 2022 exam admit card is available in an online format. To obtain the admit card, candidates must input their registration number and date of birth. A hard copy of the admit card is required for all applicants taking the DU JAT 2022 exam. Failure to bring the DU JAT admission card to the examination centre will result in candidates being denied entry.

The DU JAT 2018 Admit Card has details like the applicant's name, test centre, date, and other instructions to the candidates. Along with the admit card candidates will have to carry photo ID proof. Make sure all the details in the hall ticket are printed correctly, this is to avoid any possible chances of a discrepancy.

How to Download DU JAT Admit Card?

The candidates will have to follow the steps mentioned below to download the admit card from the official website.

  • Step 1: Visit the official website. du.ac.in
  • Step 2: Click on the 'Admit Card' link.
  • Step 3: Enter the application number and password.
  • Step 4: The admit card will appear on the screen.
  • Step 5: Save it in PDF format and take a printout.

[Read more] DU JAT 2018 Admit Card

DU JAT Exam Centres 2018

The DU JAT 2018 exam is held in 27 prominent cities across India. The candidates got an option to choose the exam centre while filling out the application form of DU JAT. Candidates must fill their choice of centre very carefully and reach the centre before reporting time.  The NTA can change the examination centres opted by candidates. Once opted the exam centre cannot be changed. Candidates will have to choose a city that is convenient for them.

DU JAT Exam Centres 2018
Test Centres
Lucknow Chennai
Shillong  Raipur
Cuttack  Ranchi
Ahmedabad/Gandhinagar Dehradun
Jammu Delhi (NCR)*
Amritsar Shimla
Kolkata Guwahati
Bangalore Srinagar
Bhopal Hyderabad
Mumbai/Navi Mumbai Thiruvananthapuram
Bhubaneswar Imphal
Nagpur Varanasi
Chandigarh/Mohali Jaipur
Patna --

[Read more] DU JAT Exam Centers

DU JAT 2018 Exam Pattern

The table below gives a rough idea of the DU JAT 2018 exam pattern, and details such as mode, the number of questions, marks, and duration have been tabulated below. It must be noted that the DU JAT BBA exam pattern and the exam pattern for other related courses are the same.

DU JAT Exam Pattern 2018 Highlights
Exam Mode Online
Total Number of Questions 100
Medium English
Sectional Weightage 25
Type of Questions Objective Type MCQ Based
Number of Sections Four (Quantitative Ability, Reasoning and Analytical Ability, General English and Business and General Awareness)
Negative Marking Yes
Duration of the Test 2 Hours
Total Marks


[Read more] DU JAT Exam Pattern

DU JAT 2018 Syllabus

The Syllabus of DU JAT 2018 will help the aspirants to prepare well for the topics that would appear for the exam. Please note that the DU JAT syllabus is vast and a candidate is suggested to prepare thoroughly using enough reference material and mock papers. The DU JAT 2018 exam will have the following 4 sections.

DU JAT Quantitative Ability Syllabus

  • Numbers
  • Simple and Compound Interest
  • Permutations and Combinations
  • Integration and Differentiation
  • Circles and Mensuration
  • Averages and Percentages
  • Time and Work
  • Quadrilaterals
  • Profit and Loss
  • Ratio and Proportion
  • Fractions and Decimals
  • Mathematical Series
  • Time Speed and Distance
  • Geometry

DU JAT Reasoning and Analytical Ability Syllabus

  • Verbal Analogy
  • Time Sequence
  • Diagram
  • Word Sequence
  • Number Series
  • Verbal Reasoning
  • Terms and Prepositions
  • Direction and Distance
  • Missing Characters

DU JAT General English Syllabus

  • Grammar and Usage
  • Synonyms and Antonyms
  • Comprehension 
  • One Word Substitution
  • Identification of Common Errors
  • Vocabulary Word Formation
  • Fill in the Blanks
  • Pairing of Word

DU JAT Business and General Awareness Syllabus

  • Geography
  • General History
  • Current Affairs
  • Computers
  • Economics
  • Politics Science
  • Books and Authors

[Read more] DU JAT Syllabus 2018

DU JAT Reference Books

DU JAT books help during the preparation phase of the exam. DU JAT exam is conducted by the National Testing Agency for admission to BBA/BMS/BBM programmes offered by various DU colleges. To score well in the DU JAT exam, aspirants should start their preparation with the best books and study material available for it. This should be followed by the rigorous practice of DU JAT mock tests.

DU JAT 2022 Preparation Tips

Candidates must follow some guidelines in order to do well on the DU JAT 2022 exam practices:

  • Taking the practise exams to gain a better knowledge of the DUET exam format and difficulty level.

  • Examining the finest books for the 2022 Delhi University BBA entrance exam.

  • The secret to answering well in less time is to learn time management.

  • Prepare flashcards to make particular concepts and sections of the DU JAT exam 2022 easier to grasp and revise.

DU JAT 2022 Answer Key

NTA releases the DU JAT answer key. The solution keys and question papers for the DU JAT 2022 test were posted online shortly after the exam was completed. The DU JAT answer key and question papers are available in PDF format for candidates to download. Candidates have the ability to object to the provisional answer key for the DU JAT. A final answer key is published when the challenges have been assessed. To calculate the raw score, NTA looks at the answers in the DU JAT exam's final answer key. Candidates are able to raise objections against the provisional answer key. The chances of getting shortlisted for further admission rounds can also be assumed by calculating the expected marks from the DU JAT official answer key. The final answer key will be released soon.

[Read more] DU JAT Answer Key

DU JAT Results 2018

DU JAT results will be released on the official website. Candidates can access their results on the NTA's official website, nta.ac.in. Applicants are assigned ranks based on a weighted average of their entrance exam score and their aggregate score in Class 12, and a final merit list of selected candidates is created. However, the candidates are advised to visit this page regularly as the authorities have not released any official notification for the DUJAT result date. The DU JAT result will be in the form of a list containing the name of the candidate, a number of questions attempted the number of questions that are correct and wrong, total marks, etc. The following is the weighting assigned to the entrance score and aggregate in Class 12:

  • Entrance Exam: 65%

  • Qualifying Examination: 35%

How to Download DU JAT Result?

The candidates will have to follow these steps to download the DU JAT 2018 result from the official website.

  • Step 1: Visit the official website. du.ac.in
  • Step 2: To download the scorecard, candidates should find a link with 'Candidate Login to View the Individual Result.'
  • Step 3: A login page will appear, candidates, are required to put their credentials such as date of birth and roll no./application form number.
  • Step 4: The DU JAT result PDF will appear on the screen.
  • Step 5: Download the scorecard and take a print of it.

[Read more] DU JAT Results

DU JAT Cut off 2018

The centralized cut off is announced by the Delhi University (DU). The cut off will be announced from time to time with the procedure of admission and based on the number of seats available. Every college participating will have its eligibility criteria and cut off based on the number of seats available. The factors that influence the DU JAT cutoff are as follows.

  • The total number of applicants
  • Category of the applicant
  • Seats offered by an Institution
  • The number of seats available in a particular course.

[Read more] DU JAT Cutoff

DU JAT Colleges 2018

Here's a list of a few of the colleges affiliated with the University of Delhi. 

DU JAT Colleges 2018
Aryabhatta College College of Vocational Studies
Dr. Bhim Rao Ambedkar College Deen Dayal Upadhyaya College
Keshav Mahavidyalaya Gargi College
Laxmibai College Maharaja Agrasen College
Ram Lal Anand College Ramanujan College
Shaheed Sukhdev College of Business Studies Shaheed Rajguru College of Applied Sciences for Women
Shivaji College Sri Guru Teg Bahadur Khalsa College

DU JAT Counselling 2018

The DU JAT 2018 counselling process will take place after the exam results have been released. Depending on the number of seats available, the counselling process may be undertaken in many rounds. Candidates are assigned seats based on their ranks and preferences, subject to the availability of open seats in each institute. This will be followed by online document verification and admission confirmation. The applicant's documentation will be checked for eligibility by the relevant authorities. 

Candidates can check if they are eligible for the counselling process by going through the cut off list as well. Only those who qualify for the exams will be able to attend the DU JAT counselling 2018. The counselling is done so that candidates could be allotted seats in various management colleges that come under Delhi University. 

There are various steps involved in the DU JAT 2018 counselling process, some of which have been listed below. 

  • Admission Form
  • Verification
  • Payment of fees
  • Choice of Reallotment 
  • Seat Allotment Rounds
  • Spot Counselling Rounds (If Required)

[Read more] DU JAT Counselling

DU JAT 2022 Exam Guidelines

The DU JAT exam day guidelines can be found in the section below.

  • To the examination centre, bring your DU JAT 2022 admit card.
  • Arrive at least an hour before the reporting time at the DU JAT 2022 exam centre.
  • Inside the exam centre, electronic devices such as calculators, cell phones, and earphones should be avoided.
  • Fill in the blanks on the invigilator's sheet with your rough work.
  • Do not leave the exam room before the examination is finished.
  • Keep a personal transparent water bottle and hand sanitiser on you at all times (50 ml)
  • Maintain social distance rules by wearing a mask throughout the exam.

DU JAT Helpline

The candidates can contact the following in case of any queries. 

  • Professor D.S Rawat (Dean, Examination)
    Contact no: 27667934
  • Mr. R. Nair (Joint Controller of Examinations)
    Contact no.: 24116143
    E-mail-ID: [email protected]


Is there any special seat for NCC cadets?

There is no Special quota for NCC.

Is there GD and PI?

Yes, After clearing the DUJAT entrance exam the candidates will be called for Group Discussion and Personal Interview.

Can I register Offline for the DU JAT Entrance exam?

Yes, both options are available for registration. Candidates can either make registration online or offline.

What is the minimum eligibility for DU JAT Application form?

There is no such eligibility for filling DU JAT Application form 2022. However, the candidate should have completed his intermediate before applying for DU JAT.

What are the important documents required while filling DU JAT Application form 2022?

Candidates have to keep the following documents ready before filling DU JAT application form 2022. High School Marksheet Class XII Marksheet Category Certificate ( if any)

What is the fee for candidates belonging to a general category?

The application fee for general category is Rs 500. For other categories it is Rs. 250.

What is the mode of taking DU JAT exam 2022?

DU JAT exam is a computer-based test that is the DUJAT Exam is conducted online and it is composed of objective type questions only.

How many times DU JAT entrance exam is conducted in a year?

DU JAT is usually conducted once in a year for the undergraduate program.

Is there any upper age limit for attempting DU JAT exam?

There is no age bar to appear in DU JAT 2022 exam.


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