About DU SOL - School of Open Learning, Delhi University

The Delhi University School of Open Learning was formerly known as part of the correspondence courses and continuing education. The institution was established under the university of grants commission in 1962. The DU SOL is a pioneer institution in the field of providing Online and Distance Education within India and foreign students as well. Around more than a lakh number of students take admission in the School of Learning. The university provides education to the Undergraduate and Postgraduate courses in various degree programmes. Students can build their overall personality and achieve higher education and vocational skills that they can learn in their respective UG or PG courses. DU SOL offers courses in these respective degree programmes:

Undergraduate Courses:

  • B.A (Programme)
  • B.A (Honors) English
  • B.A (Honors) Political Science
  • B.Com (Programme)
  • B.Com (Honors)

In a year around lakh, students have secured seats in DU SOL for UG Courses every year. Below are the details regarding the DU SOL admission, eligibility criteria, documents required, and much more.

Eligibility Criteria of UG Courses

To take admission in DU SOL’s UG three-year degree programmes, students must have completed their 10+2 with a minimum of 40% or more aggregate marks from a recognized board of education. The eligibility criteria of percentage vary from different courses and categories set by the UG admission committee of the university. To be admitted to B.Com Programme or Honors course a student needs to score above 70% aggregate marks in their 12th board. It is advised to the students to must visit at the official website of the university to check the cutoff marks for each course in which they need to take admissions.

Eligibility Criteria of PG Courses

For taking admission to post-graduation courses, the student must have hold a graduation in any specialization degree from a UGC-DEB authorized university/ institute. Students can pursue their master’s degree two-year degree course in these specializations namely as;

  • M.A History
  • M.A Hindi
  • M.A Political Science 
  • M.A Sanskrit
  • M.Com

Before enrolling into a PG course, a student first needs to check the merit list and requirement percentage set by DU SOL’s PG admission committee.

The medium of instruction in DU SOL is primarily in a conformable language of understanding, student could receive well-prepared printed course material which is distributed to the students by mail or in the offline classes. The faculty of DU SOL supplement the personal contact program which is conducted by the respective departments of the UG/PG courses. The student would receive the experienced faculty available at the study and regional campus for academic interaction and career guidance for their students.

A large number of students reach out in the opening process of DU SOL that is suited in the Eastern, Western, and the National Capital Region of Delhi as the study center.

Inclusion of the university, the school maintains a well-managed and stocked library to facilitate a wide range of study materials that exposures contemporary developments in their respective stream of courses which they had selected. The school of open learning has two main campuses, one is in the North Campus (near Vishwa Vidyalaya Metro Station) and the second is suited in the South Campus (near Durgabai Deshmukh South Campus Metro Station).

Students can visit at the official homepage of DU SOL to check the regular update of UG/PG Courses, News, and other relevant information about the School of Open Learning.