St. Stephen's College Undergraduate Admission 2018

Last Updated - May 28 2018

St. Stephen’s College is one of the few colleges in Delhi University (DU) that holds its own admission procedure. Since the admissions at DU are commencing, aspirants can apply to the college, after they have registered themselves on the university website.

Being a religious minority college, the college has special reservations for Christian aspirants from all the categories. One of the noticeable things is that the college has not a quota for students with the certificate in extra-curricular activities but considers the same at the interview.

Courses Provideed:

  • B.A (H) Economics
  • B.A (H) History
  • B.Sc. (H) Chemistry
  • B.A (H) Philosophy
  • B.Sc. (H) Physics
  • B.A (H) English
  • B.Sc. (Prog.) Chemistry
  • B.A (H) Sanskrit
  • B.Sc. (Prog.) Computer Science
  • B.Sc. (H) Mathematics
  • B.A (Prog.)



    01st Jun, 2018 - 17th Jun, 2018

  • Method of Application


St. Stephen's College UG Admission 2018 Important Dates

BA & B.Sc
Online Registration Begins01st Jun, 2018
Online Registration Ends17th Jun, 2018
Declaration of Cut-offs for interview18th Jun, 2018
Publication of Interview lists19th Jun, 2018
Interviews Begin20th Jun, 2018
First Meeting and Registration19th Jul, 2018

St. Stephen's College UG Admission 2018 Eligibility Criteria

BA & B.Sc

  • You must clear the entrance exam organized by St. Stephen’s College for the respective course that you choose to apply for
  • One must have passed the Senior School Certificate/Class XII Examination organized by the CBSE or an equivalent examination

St. Stephen's College UG Admission 2018 Application Process:

BA & B.Sc

The application process to St. Stephen’s College is a two-step procedure, first the aspirant required to apply via Delhi University’s Central Admission Portal (CAP) and then apply to the college, respectively. Both the steps have been discussed below for your ease:

Step -1 (Applying Via DU’s CAP):

  • Now, fill-up all the credentials in the relevant fields offered
  • Click on Under Graduate Admissions and click on ‘Online Application’
  • Once you fill up the whole application form, you will get a ‘Registration ID’, to be used later while filling the college application form
  • Go to Delhi University’s Official Website

Step – 2 (Applying To St. Stephen’s College)

  • Go via all the instructions and then fill the application form
  • Go to St. Stephen’s College’s Admissions Page on their website
  • Click on ‘Online Application’, you will be redirected to the application page

Application Fee:

  • Sports form Application Fee: Rs. 250/- per game
  • Residence (Hostel) Application Fee: Rs. 200/-
  • Application fee per course: Rs. 100/-

St. Stephen's College UG Admission Process:

BA & B.Sc

Admission will be based on collective merit also called composite merit, which consists of the following entities:

  1. Marks obtained in Class 12th/Equivalent: 85% Weightage
  2. Aptitude Test organized by the college: 5% Weightage
  3. Interview: 10% Weightage

Note: Participants belonging to Person with Disability (PwD) category will be exempted from the written test. In this case, Class 12th marks will have 85% Weightage and the interview will have 15% weightage in determining the merit.

In each of the subjects, the marks of the last aspirant in the list become the cut-off marks for being called for the interview.

Shortlisted aspirants will be called for an entrance test (A short aptitude of 30 minutes duration) followed by an interview, which carries 10 % weightage.

Aptitude Test:

An entrance test i.e. aptitude test carries 5% weightage in determining the merit list, aptitude test for various courses have been designed in a way to assess aspirants in the respective fields of study. A brief description of the nature of aptitude tests for different courses is as follow:

  • B.Sc. (H) Physics: The test is based on the 11th and 12th standard Physics.
  • B.A (H) English: The test is designed in a way to gauge the aspirant’s writing, analytical and critical skills
  • B.A (H) Philosophy: Since no questions can assess an aspirant’s knowledge in this branch, the questions can be expected to assess reading, writing and thinking abilities of the aspirants
  • B.Sc. (Programme) Chemistry/Computer Science: The test will be based on the question from the subjects concerned to the main branch, besides Physics and Mathematics.
  • B.A (H) History: the comprehension and writing abilities of aspirants will prove helpful in this section and a sense of history will help in attempting the test
  • B.Sc. (H) Mathematics: The entrance test for this course will include of various mathematics topics such as calculus, coordinate geometry, probability, Matrices and Determinants, Polynomials, Sets & functions and graphs, Arithmetic Aptitude and Logical Reasoning.
  • B.A (H) Economics: the questions in this test will come from mathematical topics such as Sets, Functions and Graphs, Calculus, Logical Reasoning, Matrices and Determinants, Probability and Elementary Statistics and Maximization & Minimization techniques.
  • B.A (H) Sanskrit: In this particular section, the aspirants will be tested for their motivation and knowledge of Sanskrit language (Class X Level)
  • B.A Programme: This particular entrance test includes two sections namely: Section A and Section B, discussed below:
  • B.Sc. (H) Chemistry: The test is based on the 11th and 12th standard chemistry (Organic and Inorganic). The test will include multiple choice questions (MCQs) and will be of half an hour in duration.

Section – A: There would be five objective type/Multiple choice questions based on present affairs, carrying half mark each. The whole section carries 2.5 marks

Section – B: Aspirant would need to write a small paragraph (not more than 200 words) concerning present social, political or economic issues in India. This section also carries 2.5 marks


The interview is organized after the completion of entrance test. The interview carries 10% weightage in determining the merit and mainly includes following elements:
  • Co-Curricular: the college doesn’t have separate ECA quota, so aspirant’s proficiency is taken into account in this part of the interview
  • General Awareness and Sense of Values: A aspirant’s personal outlook, sense of values, level of awareness and motivation.
  • Academics: In this part the interviewers generally read between the lines, assessing the aspirants on the aspects that the mark sheet or the aptitude test can’t indicate

The list of shortlisted aspirants along with interview schedule will be put up on the college website and notice boards. Aspirants called for interview will get an interview call letter at their registered email address.

Note: Participants called for the interview are need to bring a print-out of the call letter at the time of appearing for the interview.

Once the interview for a course has finished, a merit list will be put up on the notice board and college website on the next working day. In this case, Class 12th marks will have 85% Weightage and the interview will have 15% weightage in determining the merit. A waiting list will also be put up at the same time. Two passport size photographs and all the original documents should be submitted by the selected aspirants, later than that will result into the cancellation of admission.

Documents to be brought at the time of the interview:

  1. Two recent passport size photographs
  2. The printout of the interview call letter
  3. The following documents in original and one set of self-attested copies:
    • Secondary school certificate
    • Baptism certificate for Christian aspirants and SC/ST certificate in the case belonging to the particular category.
    • Physical Disability Certificate in case of PwD Aspirants
    • Mark-sheet of qualifying examination

The test will include multiple choice questions (MCQs) from all disciplines of chemistry and will be of half an hour duration.

Reservation Criteria

Christians (Under ST Category)17%
Christians (With Disabilities)3%
Church of North IndiaUp to 40%

Note: Rest of the seats to be filled by aspirants belonging to general category and 5% seats are available for aspirants applying under sports category.

*The article might have information for the earlier academic years, which will be updated soon subject to the notification alloted by the University/College

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