DU LLM Eligibility Criteria 2018: The University of Delhi has released the DU LLM 2018 Eligibility Criteria on May 18, 2018 along with the application form of DU LLM 2018. Candidates interested to seek admission to the two-year LLM programme at the University must make sure to check the Eligibility Criteria of DU LLM 2018 prescribed by the university before moving on to the application procedure. The DU LLM Eligibility Criteria 2018 mentions the minimum marks required by a candidate to apply for the programme. The DU LLM 2018 Eligibility Criteria also mentions the relaxation of marks for candidates belonging to the reserved category. Candidates can check here the Eligibility Criteria of DU LLM 2018. Candidates must note that the Universiry of Delhi reserves the right to cancel the admission of a candidate if found ineligible. DU LLM Entrance Exam is conducted for the admission to the two-year LLM Programme offered by the Faculty of Law, University of Delhi.
DU LLM Eligibility Criteria 2018: Course Requirement
Candidates who wish to apply for LLM must make sure that they have a three-year/ five-year LL.B. Degree from the University of Delhi or any other Indian or Foreign University recognized as equivalent by the University of Delhi.
DU LLM 2018 Eligibility Criteria: Minimum Marks Required as per categories
The minimum marks required by a candidate as per the category is given here
General: Candidates belonging to the general category are required to score a minimum of 50% marks or an equivalent grade point aggregate to apply for DU LLM 2018
SC/ST: Applicants belonging to the SC/ST Category must score a minimum of 45% marks to apply for DU LLM 2018
OBC: Candidates who belong to the OBC Category must score a minimum of 45% marks to apply for DU LLM 2018.
Children/Widows of Army Personnel: Candidates applying for DU LLM 2018 under the Children/Widow (CW) category, either as widows/wards of ex-servicemen or as wards of serving defence forces personnel with gallantry award recognition, will receive 5% marks relaxation in the minimum DU LLM eligibility prescribed for general candidates, that is they should have obtained 45% aggregate marks or an equivalent aggregate grade in their LLB degree.
Physically Handicapped: Physically Handicapped candidates will also be given 5% marks relaxation in the minimum DU LLM eligibility criteria 2018 prescribed for general candidates, that is they will need to have scored 45% aggregate marks or obtained an equivalent aggregate grade point for their LLB degree, subject to the recommendations of the Medical Board.
DU LLM 2018 Eligibility Criteria: Points to Remember
Candidates applying for DU LLM 2018 must get their LLB degrees recognized by the UGC/BCI/other such bodies for the purpose of admissions to Delhi University.
The degrees will be checked by the University authorities for confirming equivalence with Delhi University’s LLB degrees. LLB degrees already recognized by the University or considered equivalent to the DU LLB degrees will not be checked further.
Candidates who are appearing in their final LLB qualifying exam or are awaiting its results are also eligible to appear for DU LLM 2018 Entrance Examination. Final admission will depend on whether they secure the minimum required category-wise aggregate marks/grade.
Candidates will need to secure the exact or above the exact minimum required qualifying marks, as specified for their category, to be eligible for DU LLM 2018 admissions. The marks in fractions will be considered and rounding off will not be allowed.