DU LLM Admission Process 2022

Author : Palak Khanna

Updated On : September 2, 2022


DU LLM admission shall be conducted by Delhi University after the exam is over. The university will release the merit list with the names of the successful students. If you find a name in the same, you will have to apply for admission. 

  • DU has announced a total of 143 seats in different categories, i.e., Unreserved, OBC, SC, ST, and EWS.
  • The final admission shall be given to those who successfully complete the admission formalities.
  • After the merit list is released, you will be asked to get your document verified by the authorities and pay an admission fee. 

The article walks you through DU LLM Admission Process

DU LLM Eligibility Criteria

The interested candidates must look into the DU LLM eligibility criteria 2022 for the examination. 

  • There is no minimum age limit for applying to the exam.
  • The academic qualification for the DU LLM exam is going to be having cleared LLB degree from a recognized university. 

DU LLM Admission Process

The final DU LLM admission is very simple and is made by the Law Faculty of Delhi University. If you have appeared in the DU LLM exam, check out the section below to know the admission process in detail. 

First Merit List

DU will release the first merit cum counseling list on the official website. If you find your name, you will be required to register for the counseling round. In the registration form, you will have to mention the details such as LLB degree marks, AIR in the DU LLM exam, etc. The university will go through the same and then release the schedule for DV and admission fee payment.

Check: DU LLM Syllabus

Document Verification and Fee Payment

On the day of the counseling round, you will be required to carry a set of documents along with you. The preference for the document verification will be done on the basis of the ranks. Next, the panel will go through the documents submitted. If the same is genuine, you will have to complete the remaining admission formalities. 

Second Merit List

After the admission formalities for the first round is over. The university will release a second merit list. This merit list will have the names of those who have secured a college seat, citing students' unavailability. After this, the university will follow the same admissions steps. 

Check: DU LLM Exam Pattern

DU LLM Counselling Round

After the DU LLM examination is conducted, the university releases the merit list with the names of the candidates who stand eligible for the counseling round. Next comes the registration round, if you find a name in the same. Then, you are called for the counseling round. In this round, you will be required to be present with the important documents relevant for this round. The panel goes through the documents presented and then allots seats on the basis of the AIR rank and marks secured in the DU LLM exam. Check out the section below to learn about the documents relevant to the DU LLM counseling round. 

  • DU LLM Admission Form
  • DU LLM Admit Card 
  • DU LLM Score Card
  • Class 10th Marks-sheet (Date of Birth proof)
  • Class 12th Marks-sheet 
  • Sponsored NRI Certificate (If applicable)
  • Domicile Certificate (If applicable) 
  • Caste Certificate (If applicable)
  • Specially-Abled Certificate (If applicable)
  • NRI Certificate (If applicable)
  • Call Letter issued by DU LLM authority
  • Current passport size photographs

This process is conducted for allotting DU LLM Seats to candidates

DU LLM Course Fee

If you are looking forward to checking the DU LLM fee structure for DU admission LLM, then go through the table below. 

Fee Details LLM
1st Year 2nd and 3rd year 
Admission Fees 15 15
University enrollment fees for students not enrolled with the University of Delhi 200 -
University enrollment fees for students enrolled with the University of Delhi 50 -
Tuition fees 216 216
Moot court fees - -
Law library fees 250 250
University library fees 200 200
University library security deposit 1000 -
University library development fees 33 33
DU Student union fee 20 20
Union and sports 150 150
University athletic fee 10 10
University cultural council fees 60 60
Case material fee each term (waived off) 1250 1250
ID card fee 40 40
WUS Health Centre Contribution 120 120
Faculty journal fee 125 125
Development fund 500 500
University development fund 600 600
Conference/Seminar/Legal aid 150 150
Faculty library legal material fund - -
NSS 20 20
Examination fee (each term) 710 710
Sexual harassment committee fee 10 10
University Sports council fee 50 50
Placement cell - -
Gender - -
North East - -
Equal opportunity cell - -

The above numbers for DU LLM admission fees are mentioned in INR.

Check: DU LLM Result 2022

DU LLM Seat Intake

As per the official brochure, admission is offered in two years and three-year LLM courses. The seat intake of both the courses is different. However, the university has mentioned the category-wise DU LLM seat intake. Check out the table below to learn about the course-wise seat intake. LLM admission to DU for each category is as follows: 

Category 2-year LLM 3-year LLM Total
Unreserved 27 24 51
OBC 18 16 34
Scheduled Caste 10 9 19
Scheduled Tribe 5 4 9
Economically Weaker Section 7 5 12
Total 67 58 125
Pwd 3 3 6
CW 3 3 6
FN 3 3 6
Grand total 76 67 143

Check: DU LLM Merit List

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