7 New Vocational Courses At Delhi University, Registrations From Sep 1

The University of Delhi is launching 7 vocational courses in 4 four of its affiliated colleges starting from this academic session. The colleges offereing these courses are:

The subjects in its vocational courses are printing technology, software development and healthcare management. Registrations for these courses will begin from September 1, 2016. Each of these courses will have 50 seats for grabs.


The university's Academic Council (AC) had last year given a go-ahead to Maharaja Agrasen College, Kalindi College, Jesus and Mary College and Ramanujan College to introduce these courses. However, they could not be introduced in the last academic session as various modalities were being worked out.

7 New Vocational Courses At Delhi University

"The course being offered at Maharaja Agrasen College is a two-year Advanced Diploma Course while others are three-year courses. The university shall announce the detailed schedule for registration and admission to these courses very soon," said DU's Dean of Students' Welfare, J M Khurana.

Details of the vocational courses that the colleges will be offering are:

  • Maharaja Agrasen College will be offering diploma courses in TV programming and news production
  • Jesus and Mary college will offer Bachelors in Vocational Studies (BVoc) courses in healthcare management and retail management and IT
  • Kalindi College will be offering BVoc courses in printing technology and web designing
  • Ramanujan College will have BVoc courses in banking and financial services and insurance (BFSI) sector (banking operations) and software development

Deviating itself from the regular subjects like arts, science and commerce, the UGC approved 3-year BVoc courses in 2014.

Financial assistance of upto Rs 1.85 crore is also provided by UGC to each of the colleges, which are approved to offer the BVoc programme as under the National Skill Qualification Framework.

For Quick Alerts
For Daily Alerts

    Select a Field of Study
    Select a Course
    Select UPSC Exam
    Select IBPS Exam
    Select Entrance Exam

    Thousands of Careerindia readers receive our evening newsletter.
    Have you subscribed?

    For great career opportunity, get instant updates on Education, Career & Job

    Notification Settings X
    Time Settings
    Clear Notification X
    Do you want to clear all the notifications from your inbox?
    Settings X
    We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites and ad networks. Such third party cookies may track your use on Careerindia sites for better rendering. Our partners use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on Careerindia website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Learn more