Delhi University is all set to release a second cut off list on Tuesday. After a week of disappointment and dilemma, even for toppers, some drop in cutoffs is expected in the general category in many courses, particularly in off-campus colleges.
Majority of colleges, including Hans Raj, Kirori Mal, Hindu, Lady Shri Ram, Venkateswara, SGTB Khalsa, Gargi and Kamala Nehruconfirmed they would bring out a second cutoff list in many courses. As of Sunday, seats were available in most colleges even in popular courses such as BCom (Honours), Economics (H), English (H) as well as science.
1-2% may be shaved off existing cutoffs, at Kamala Nehru College, Shaheed Bhagat Singh College principal B C Sehgal said cutoffs for English (H)could drop by 2-4%. At Hans Raj, cutoffs for science courses may drop 1-2%, while BCom(H) would see only a marginal fall. The second cutoffs at the off campus colleges may drop by 5% in many courses.