The University of Delhi has extended the online registration process of admission for the academic session 2020-21 to July 18.
The notice has come in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic across the country.
All eligible applicants are informed that the last date of the online registration process of all Undergraduate, Postgraduate, M. Phil and PhD programmes has been extended from July 4 to July 18, 5 pm, read the release.
However, other terms and conditions mentioned in the Bulletin of Information will remain unchanged, it added.
Earlier, the University postponed the online open book exams for final-year students by ten days, which were scheduled to begin from July 1, because of the prevailing situation of the COVID-19 pandemic.
So far, this year DU has seen over 1.39 lakh registrations in the unreserved category; 39,078 in Other Backward Classes, or OBC, category; 24,310 in Scheduled Castes, or SC; 4,217 in Scheduled Tribes, or ST; 5,434 in Economically Weaker Sections, or EWS.
Multiple changes have been made this year in the DU admission process to ensure social distancing as a precautionary measure to fight the COVID-19 pandemic. The one-time actions taken for the 2020-21 academic session include complete online admission process from submission of application forms and document verification to the selection of courses and colleges and no trials for extra-curricular activities for students of sports quota.