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Delhi School of Journalism Entrance Exam

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DU DSJ ENTRANCE EXAM Basic Information

  • Application Fee:₹ 500
  • Examination Modes:Online Mode
  • Exam Conducting Body:Delhi School Of Journalism (DSJ)
  • Courses:BA (Hons.) JMC
  • Streams:Mass Communication

DU DSJ Entrance Exam 2023: Registration, Eligibility Criteria, Exam Dates

Updated On - February 18 2023 by Akriti Maurya

DU DSJ Entrance Exam 2023 will be conducted by Delhi University in September 2023 tentatively. Delhi School of Journalism Entrance Exam will be conducted by Delhi University to enrol the eligible candidates in the Five Year Integrated Program in Journalism. Delhi School of Journalism Entrance Exam 2023 is conducted once every year at the National Level. The candidates can even leave this programme after three years and get the degree of Bachelor of Journalism (BJ). Candidates who will complete a further two years postgraduate course will be getting the Degree of Master of Journalism (MJ). The candidates must read the complete article to know about DU DSJ Entrance Exam 2023 Application  Form, Eligibility, Admit Card, etc.

DU DSJ Entrance Exam 2023 Exam Status

Candidates can check DU DSJ Entrance Exam status from below:

Exam Status

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DU DSJ Entrance Exam 2023 Important Dates

following are the important dates related to DU DSJ Entrance Exam 2023

Dates (Tentative)
Application last dateJune 2023
Admit Card release dateAugust 2023
Exam date

September 2023

Result dateTo be notified

DU DSJ Entrance Exam 2023 Application Form

The DU DSJ Entrance Exam 2023 Application Form will be available. All the information related can be checked below:

  • The application form will be made available on the official website.
  • Candidates have to submit the application form through online mode only.
  • No other mode of application will be entertained.
  • Candidates have to upload the requisite documents in the application form while online registration.

How to Apply for DU DSJ Entrance Exam 2023? 

Candidates can follow the below-mentioned steps to fill the DU DSJ Entrance Test 2023 Application form:

  • Step 1: Registration by visiting the official website.
  • Step 2: After registration, candidates need to verify their email.
  • Step 3: Once the mail will be verified, candidates have to enter all the details asked in the application form.
  • Step 4: Upload the required documents in the prescribed format.
  • Step 5: Pay the application fee for DSJ entrance exam to complete the registration process.
  • Step 6: After all the above the applicants must get the printout of the form for future purposes.

 Required Documents for DU DSJ 2023

The candidates will need to attach the following documents while filling the Application Form:

  • 10+2 Level Mark Sheet
  • Category Certificate
  • PWD certificate (if applicable)

DU DSJ Entrance Exam 2023 Application Fee

DU DSJ exam Fee structure for various categories is given below:

Mode of Payment: The candidates have to pay the application fee through online mode only via Debit card/Credit card or Net Banking. 
DU DSJ Entrance Registration Fee 2023
General and PwD candidatesRs. 500/-
SC/ST candidatesRs. 250/-
NOTE: Application Fee once paid will not be refunded.

DU DSJ Entrance Exam 2023 Eligibility Criteria

The candidates must know the DU DSJ entrance exam 2023 eligibility criteria before filling the application form. The eligibility for Delhi School of Journalism Entrance Exam are as follows:

  • The candidate must hold the degree of class 12th from a recognised board/ university.
  • The candidates with aggregate 50% marks in class XII (irrespective of streams) will be eligible to apply in the exam.

DU DSJ Entrance Exam 2023 Exam Pattern

Check all the information related to DU DSJ Entrance Exam 2023 paper pattern below:

DU DSJ Entrance Question Pattern 2023

Total Number of questions


Type of questions

Multiple Choice Questions

Mode of examination

Online (CBT)

Marking Scheme

4 marks for every correct response.

1 mark is deducted for every wrong answer

Total Marks


Medium of Exam 

Hindi and English medium

Subjects of exams

GK, Current Affairs, Analytical & Comprehension Skills 

DU DSJ Entrance Exam 2023 Syllabus

Given below is the detailed syllabus for DU DSJ Entrance Exam:

General Knowledge Syllabus 

  • Awards
  • Authors
  • Flower
  • Defence
  • Culture
  • Religion
  • Languages
  • Capitals
  • Wars and
  • Neighbours
  • Current Affairs
  • History
  • Anthem
  • Important National Facts
  • Heritage and Arts
  • Dance
  • Currencies
  • Bird
  • Animal
  • Abbreviations
  • Discoveries
  • Diseases and Nutrition
  • Song
  • Flag
  • Monuments
  • Personalities
  • Freedom Movement
  • Championships
  • Winners
  • Terms
  • Common Names
  • Full forms
  • Soil
  • Rivers
  • Mountains
  • Ports
  • Inland Harbours
  • Number of Players
  • Culture
  • Religion
  • Dance
  • Heritage and Arts

Current Affairs Syllabus 

  • Books & Authors
  • Finance
  • Science & Technology
  • Environment
  • Economy
  • Banking
  • Awards
  • Sports & General
  • Festivity
  • International Affairs
  • Current Events
  • Current Ministers & Governors
  • Business
  • Indian Financial System
  • Politics
  • Capitals & Currencies
  • Education
  • Government Schemes
  • Abbreviations and Economic Terminologies
  • Summits & Conferences, etc
  • Obituary
  • Talkies

Analytical & Comprehension Skills Syllabus

  • Analogy
  • Series Completion
  • Verification of truth of the Statement
  • Situation Reaction Test
  • Direction Sense Test
  • Classification
  • Data Sufficiency
  • Alpha-Numeric Sequence Puzzle
  • Puzzle Test
  • Blood Relations
  • Coding-Decoding
  • Assertion and Reasoning
  • Arithmetical Reasoning
  • Operations of Mathematics
  • Venn Diagrams
  • Word Sequence
  • Missing Characters
  • Sequential Output training
  • Directions
  • Test on Alphabets
  • Eligibility Test
  • Dot Situation
  • Identical figure groupings
  • Forming figures and analysis
  • Construction of Squares and Triangles
  • Series
  • Analytical Reasoning
  • Paper Folding
  • Paper Cutting
  • Cubes and Dice
  • Water Images
  • Mirror Images
  • Figure Matrix
  • Completion Incomplete Pattern
  • Spotting embedded figures
  • Classification
  • Rules Detection

DU DSJ Entrance Exam 2023 Admit Card

The Delhi University will release the Admit Card for DU DSJ entrance exam on its official website. The candidates can download the same from there. It is necessary to carry hall ticket/admit card to the exam hall for the verification purposes. On the date of examination also it will be required to carry proof of identity along with the admit card. On downloading the exam call letter, they must check the entries made therein are correct.

Delhi University Journalism Result 2023

Once the examination is conducted, the DU will upload the rank list of the selected candidates for DU Journalism Admission. The rank list will be available in pdf format which will consist of the name of the applicant, roll number, marks obtained and rank secured in the online entrance test. The candidates will be then selected based on the availability of the seats & counselling process.

Delhi University Journalism Seat Detail

Allotment of colleges to the applicants shall be based on the rank secured/obtained in the entrance examination by the applicant and her order of preference of college subject to the availability of seats in that particular college. The seats available in each college in each category shall be allotted to the applicants in order of their ranks till all seats in the particular college are exhausted. Category wise seats available is given below.

CategoryEnglish/ Hindi
Foreign Students03
Total Seats in (both Medium)120

DU DSJ Entrance Exam 2023 Highlights

The highlights for Delhi School of Journalism Entrance Exam are as follows:

Exam NameDU DSJ Entrance Exam 
Full NameDelhi School of Journalism Entrance Exam
Conducting BodyDelhi University
Exam ModeOnline
DU DSJ entrance exam Official Website
Application Link
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About Delhi University

Delhi University was established in the year 1922 by an act of the Central Legislative Assembly.  As a collegiate university, its main functions are divided between the academic departments of the university and affiliated colleges. Consisting of 3 colleges, 2 faculties, and 750 students at its founding, the University of Delhi has since become India's largest institution of higher learning and among the largest in the world. It is accredited by the UGC, NAAC, AIU, ACU and Universities 21. 

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DU DSJ Entrance Exam Form Date09 Jun - 29 Jun 2023 (Tentative)
DU DSJ Entrance Exam Exam Date05 Sep 2023 (Tentative)

Delhi School of Journalism Entrance Exam Exam Pattern

Paper 1
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Total Marks:


Question Paper Type :

Multiple Choice Questions

Negative Marking:


NOTE:1 mark will be deducted for every incorrect response.


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I hope my admission in dsj is done

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Students need to register online. No offline application will be entertained. For online registration and more details, kindly visit the websites – www.du.ac.in and http://dsj.du.ac.in

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