New Delhi: Delhi University on Friday declared the results of the much-touted common entrance test for admission to English (hons), with over 6500 aspirants making it to the merit list.

Students can access their result on http://du.ac.in/index.php?id=634&back=single&uid=78

Over 12,000 students had appeared for the CATE that is the gateway for admission to over 20 colleges for the much sought after English (hons) course.

A total of 6665 students made it to the merit list that is prepared by giving a weightage of 70 percent to the test score and 30 percent to the students' class XII score.

This year, as many as 192 students scored a consolidated average of 80 percent in the CATE. Last year, less than 100 students had made a consolidated score of 80.

The participating colleges will now announce their cutoffs based on these consolidated scores of successful candidates on June 26.

(Agencies)

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