DU JAT Syllabus 2018 – Get Detailed Delhi University Joint Admission Test Syllabus & Pattern

DU JAT Syllabus

DU JAT Syllabus – Check here latest syllabus and pattern for Delhi University Joint Admission Test  or DU JAT 2018

DU JAT Syllabus

What is DU JAT?

Delhi University  conducts Joint Admission Test, commonly known as DU JAT. The exam is conducted at National level for admission to Undergraduate(UG) Courses. The courses includes BMS, BBA(FIA), BBE ,B.Com and B.Com (Hons.). The exam will be held annually in online mode. This article will give you details of latest DU JAT Exam Syllabus here.

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DU JAT 2018 Exam Dates

Event Date
DU JAT application form 2018 Second week of June 2018
DU JAT 2018 online application submission last date Fourth week of June 2018
DU JAT admit card 2018 availability First week of July 2018
DU JAT exam date 2018 Second week of July 2018
DU JAT result 2018 Third week of July 2018
DU JAT allotment Fourth week of July 2018


DU JAT Eligibility Criteria

Age : There is no minimum age bar for admission to programmes covered under DU JAT 2018.

Education :

  • Candidates should have passed/appeared for his/her Higher Secondary from a recognized board or board equivalent by the University of Delhi
  • Candidates must have secured a minimum aggregate marks of 60% in case of General/OBC category. For SC/ST – 50%  and CW/PwD – 54% respectively.
  • The minimum aggregate marks for the qualifying examination is based on the average percentage scored in four subjects.

DU JAT Selection Process

The selection procedure of Delhi University Joint Admission Test is purely based on merit determined through combined scores of DU JAT and marks obtained in Class 12th Board .

The weight-age of marks is as follows:

Exam Weight-age of Marks
DU JAT Marks 65%
Class 12th Board/ Higher Secondary 35%

Candidates might be called for further rounds like group discussion and personal interview which will vary from institute to institute.


DU JAT Exam Pattern

  • The paper pattern comprises four sections: General Awareness, General English, Analytical & Logical Reasoning, and Quantitative Aptitude
  • The total time allotted is 120 minutes
  • There will be 100 questions.
  • 3 marks will be given for each correct answer.
  • 3 marks will be given for each correct answer.


Subjects No. of Questions
General Awareness 25
General English 25
Analytical & Logical Reasoning 25
Quantitative Aptitude 25
Total 100


DU JAT Exam Syllabus

Below are provided section wise topics as per the latest Delhi University Joint Admission Test exam pattern.

General Awareness:

  • General History
  • Geography
  • Science
  • Politics
  • Computers
  • Economics
  • Current Affairs

General English:

  • Reading Comprehension
  • Error Spotting
  • Fill in the Blanks
  • One word Substitution
  • Grammar and usage
  • Vocabulary-word formation
  • Antonyms and Synonyms
  • Pairing of words

Analytical & Logical Reasoning:

  • Verbal Reasoning
  • Verbal Analogy
  • Letter Series
  • Coding and Decoding
  • Classification
  • Direction and Distance
  • Series
  • Time Sequence
  • Missing Characters
  • Diagram
  • Ranking
  • Alphabets
  • Analogy
  • Syllogism
  • Terms and Prepositions

Quantitative Aptitude:

  • Basic equation of Inferential and Visual reasoning
  • Data Interpretation: Pie Charts, Graphs
  • Time and Work
  • Quadrilaterals
  • Advacned Maths: Matrices and Determinants, Integration, Differentiation, Complex numbers etc.
  • Number System
  • Square Roots
  • Average
  • Fractions and Decimals
  • Profit and Loss
  • Discount
  • Ratio and Proportion
  • Mathematical Series

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