Top Arts Colleges in India

Arts/Humanities is one of the most popular and traditional streams across India. Pursuing a program in the arts field broadens the range of career opportunities for the students. Minglebox has listed down the top arts colleges in India for your convenience. Students interested in the arts field should aspire to join one of these top arts colleges known for their excellent contribution to this field.

India Today Ranking 2017

Rank     Top Colleges/Universities

  • 1 Lady Shri Ram College for Women

    Lady Shri Ram College for Women (LSR), New Delhi was established in 1956 and has long been recognized as a premier institution of higher learning for women in India. As a centre for academic excellence and achievement, the college is today one of the finest...

    Website: http://lsr.edu.in/

  • 2 Loyola College, Chennai

    Loyola College, Chennai was established in 1925 by the Society of Jesus (Jesuits) with the primary objective of providing University Education in a Christian atmosphere for deserving Students, especially those belonging to the Catholic Community. Loyola...

    Website: http://www.loyolacollege.edu/

  • 3 Christ University, Bangalore

    Christ University, Bangalore a premier educational institution is an academic fraternity of individual dedicated to the motto of excellence and service. It has been accredited by National Assessment and Accreditation Council NAAC and UGC for quality...

    Website: http://www.christuniversity.in/

  • 4 St. Xavier's College, Mumbai

    St. Xavier's College, Mumbai was established in 1869 and accredited by NAAC with A+ grade. It is an autonomous college under the University of Mumbai. The aim of the college is to promote human wisdom and also seek to accompany in faith, the men and women...

    Website: http://www.xaviers.edu/

  • 5 Miranda House, University College for Women

    Miranda House, University College for Women, New Delhi was established in 1948, residential college for women, is one of the premier Women's Institutions of Delhi University. Miranda offers liberal education in humanities and science to more than 2500...

    Website: http://www.mirandahouse.ac.in/

  • 6 Hans Raj College

    Hans Raj College, New Delhi was established in 1954. Hans Raj College is one of the largest constituent colleges of the University of Delhi. This co-educational Institute offers education in all the three streams - arts, science and commerce, and is located...

    Website: http://www.hansrajcollege.co.in/

  • 7 Shri Ram College of Commerce

    Shri Ram College of Commerce (SRCC), Delhi was established in 1920. SRCC is one of the first Commerce and Economics institutes of India. SRCC was initially a Commercial School. Later on in 1932, the college was converted into a degree college. In 1926, SRCC...

    Website: http://www.srcc.edu/

  • 8 Hindu College, New Delhi

    Hindu College, New Delhi was established in 1899. Originally it was affiliated to Punjab University as there was no Delhi University at that time and from 1953 it has been affiliated to Delhi University. Hindu College is recognized as one of the premier...

    Website: http://hinducollege.ac.in/

  • 9 Ramjas College, New Delhi

    Ramjas College, New Delhi was established in 1917 by the great educationist and philanthropist, Rai Kedar Nath. Ramjas College is one of the oldest colleges of Delhi. Beginning from the humble precincts of Darya Ganj in Old Delhi, the college today boasts...

    Website: http://www.ramjascollege.edu/

  • 10 Madras Christian College

    Madras Christian College (MCC), Chennai established in 1837 as a School in the black town of Madras. The Institution was built and its character shaped by a host of Scottish missionaries such as Anderson and Miller, Hogg and Boyd. Many dedicated Indian...

    Website: www.mcc.edu.in

  • 11 Delhi College of Arts & Commerce

    Delhi College of Arts and Commerce (DCAC), New Delhi was established in 1989. DCAC is a premier higher educational institution, imparts holistic professional and vocational education. The College has been affiliated to University of Delhi. The college...

    Website: http://dcac.du.ac.in/

  • 12 Tirumala Tirupati's Devasthanam's Sri Venkateswara College

    Tirumala Tirupati's Devasthanam's Sri Venkateswara College (SVC), New Delhi was established in 1961. The TTD is an autonomous organization managing the affairs of Lord Balaji. While it maintains 12 temples and their sub-shrines, it employs about 14,000...

    Website: www.svc.ac.in

  • 13 Stella Maris College

    Stella Maris College (SMC), Chennai was established in 1947, is a Catholic minority institution of higher education for women. The College is an autonomous institution affiliated to the University of Madras. It is run by the Society of the Franciscan...

    Website: http://stellamariscollege.org/

  • 14 Kristu Jayanti College, Bangalore

    Kristu Jayanti College, Bangalore was established in 1999, is run by "Bodhi Niketan Trust", formed by the members of St. Joseph Province of the Carmelites of Mary Immaculate (CMI). The college is affiliated to Bangalore University and is...

    Website: www.kristujayanti.com

  • 15 Mount Carmel College

    Mount Carmel College (MCC), Bangalore was established in 1948. It is a premier institution for women’s education in India and run by the sisters of the CSST order. The college was initially affiliated to Mysore University later it became an affiliated...

    Website: http://www.mountcarmelcollegeblr.co.in/

  • 16 Kamala Nehru College, New Delhi

    Kamala Nehru College (KNC), New Delhi was established in 1964 and affiliated to the University of Delhi. It was then known as the Government College for Women. The college initially offered courses only in the arts stream and the commerce stream was added...

    Website: http://www.knc.edu.in/

  • 17 Indraprastha College for Women, New Delhi

    Indraprastha College for Women, New Delhi was established in 1924 as a part of nation-wide campaign for women's education and empowerment. It is the oldest women's college of the University of Delhi. Today this prestigious college has an enrolment of over...

    Website: http://ipcollege.du.ac.in/

  • 18 Goswami Ganesh Dutta Sanatan Dharma College

    Goswami Ganesh Dutta Sanatan Dharma College (GGDSD), Chandigarh was established in 1973 in the revered memory of Goswami Ganesh Dutta Ji, who envisioned Chandigarh as a focal point of culture and saw it as a potential hub for Sanatanist activities. The...

    Website: http://www.ggdsd.ac.in/

  • 19 Gargi College

    Gargi College, New Delhi was established in 1967 and is a leading south campus college of the University of Delhi. It is a college for women and offers education in Arts and Humanities, Commerce, Science and Education. Gargi College, one of the two colleges...

    Website: http://gargi.du.ac.in/

  • 20 K. J. Somaiya College of Arts and Commerce

    K. J. Somaiya College of Arts and Commerce, Mumbai established in 1961, is the premier institution of Somaiya Group of Institutions imparting value education with academic excellence. The College is a Non-Government aided College recognized by Government of...

    Website: http://www.somaiya.edu/kjsac

  • 21 Post Graduate Government College for Girls, Chandigarh

    Post Graduate Government College for Girls, Chandigarh was established in 1956, is now a premier institution for quality learning. Today Govt. College for Girls has earned the distinction of becoming a post graduate college, carrying on an enviable...

    Website: www.gcg11.org

  • 22 Maharaja Agrasen College

    Maharaja Agrasen College, Delhi established in 1994 as a constituent college of the University of Delhi. In the life span of an educational institution, twenty years may be just a tiny ray in the vast spectrum, but for Maharaja Agrasen College, the last two...

    Website: http://mac.du.ac.in/

  • 23 Ethiraj College for Women, Chennai

    Ethiraj College for Women, Chennai established in 1948, was born out of the dream and vision of Shri. V.L. Ethiraj, an eminent lawyer and renowned philanthropist. The College the five star status from NAAC and the College with Potential for Excellence (CPE)...

    Website: http://www.ethirajcollege.in/

  • 24 DAV College

    D.A.V. College, Chandigarh was established in 1958. The college belongs to the family of the famous D.A.V. institutions. The D.A.V. College, Chandigarh is trying to bring about this synthesis by imparting to the students the best of new world humanistic,...

    Website: www.davchd.com

  • 25 St. Xaviers College

    St. Xavier's College , Ahmedabad is an institute of higher education established in 1955. The College is managed by the Gujarat Province of Society of Jesus and is affiliated to Gujarat University. The institute gives preference for socially discriminated...

    Website: http://www.sxca.edu.in/

  • 26 Mehr Chand Mahajan DAV College for Women

    Mehr Chand Mahajan DAV College for Women, Chandigarh popularly known as MCM DAV, was established in 1968 by the DAV College Managing Committee, New Delhi. MCM in the service of Quality Education in the region for the last 43 years stands fully prepared...

    Website: http://www.mcmdavcw-chd.edu/

  • 27 Kirori Mal College

    Kirori Mal College (KMC) was established in 1954. The KMC is an an institution of academic excellence that has always strived to, and successfully maintained its place as one of the finest within the University of Delhi. The college encourages a quest for...

    Website: www.kmcollege.ac.in

  • 28 St. Francis College for Women

    St. Francis College for Women (SFC), Hyderabad was established in 1959, is a Catholic minority institution founded by the Sisters of Charity, for the holistic education and empowerment of women. From modest student strength of 15 in 1959, the college has...

    Website: http://sfc.ac.in/

  • 29 Mithibai College of Arts, Chauhan Institute of Science & Amrutben Jivanlal College of Commerce and Economics, Mumbai

    Mithibai College of Arts, Chauhan Institute of Science & Amrutben Jivanlal College of Commerce and Economics, Mumbai was established in 1961 by Shri Vile Parle Kelavani Mandal (SVKM) as a part of its own silver jubilee celebration. Amrutben Jivanlal...

    Website: mithibai.svkm.ac.in

  • 30 The Oxford College of Arts

    The Oxford College of Arts, Bangalore was established in 2006. The college is affiliated to Bangalore University with one combination of B.A Course. The Oxford College of Arts is committed to quality education helping students develop as holistic...

    Website: www.theoxford.edu/college_of_arts/index.htm

  • 31 Women's Christian College, Chennai

    Womens Christian College (WCC), Chennai was established in 1915 reaccreditated by NAAC as a joint venture of 12 missionary societies from England and USA. In 1916 it was declared a first grade college and was shifted to its present campus in Nungambakkam...

    Website: http://wcc.edu.in/

  • 32 St. Teresa College

    St. Teresa College, Ernakulam was established in 1925, a pioneering institution in the field of higher education in India. In the beginning, the college was a second grade Arts College affiliated to the Madras University and offered the intermediate course...

    Website: www.teresas.ac.in

  • 33 Sacred Heart College

    Sacred Heart College (SH College), Kochi was established in 1944 by the Carmelites of Mary Immaculate (CMI), a catholic religious order for men. The college is a premier institution of higher education affiliated to the Mahatma Gandhi University, Kerala....

    Website: http://www.shcollege.ac.in/

  • 34 St. Anns College for Women

    St. Anns College for Women, Hyderabad was established in 1983 by sisters of society of St. Ann, as an institution oriented towards the cause of need-based education, aiming at optimum growth. Their vision and single-minded dedication saw the college evolve...

    Website: www.stannscollegehyd.com

  • 35 Ramakrishna Mission Vidyamandira

    Ramakrishna Mission Vidyamandira, Belur Math was established in 1941 as an Intermediate Arts College. Though originally it was an Intermediate Arts College, it received affiliation in 1945 in some commerce subjects and in 1946 in some science subjects. The...

    Website: www.vidyamandira.ac.in

  • 36 S K Somaiya Degree College of Arts, Science and Commerce

    S K Somaiya Degree College of Arts, Science and Commerce, Mumbai was established in 1995. It is managed by Somaiya educational group has created a glorious record of providing value based quality education. The college has been re-accredited with Grade A...

    Website: www.somaiya.edu/VidyaVihar/sksasc

  • 37 Sophia College for Women, Mumbai

    Sophia College for Women, Mumbai was established in 1941, is affiliated to the University of Mumbai. The governing body of the society for the higher education of women in India runs the college. The religious sisters of the sacred heart of Jesus and lay...

    Website: www.sophiacollegemumbai.com

  • 38 Isabella Thoburn College, Lucknow

    Isabella Thoburn College, Lucknow was established in 1886 with Fine Arts, affiliated to Calcutta University and later to Allahabad University. The College is the outcome of the dedication, struggles and initiatives of Isabella Thoburn, an American...

    Website: http://itcollege.ac.in/

  • 39 St. Mira’s College for Girls

    St. Mira’s College for Girls, Pune was established in 1962 was one of the pioneering colleges set up exclusively for girls in this part of the country. Today, the college is veritably the jewel in the crown of the prestigious and exclusive MIRA family...

    Website: www.stmirascollegepune.edu.in/

  • 40 Maharani Lakshmi Ammanni College for Women

    Maharani Lakshmi Ammanni College for Women (MLAC), Bangalore was established in 1972 to provide quality education for girls residing in North Bangalore. Maharani Lakshmi Ammanni College for Women is one of the premier Institutes for ladies located in the...

    Website: http://www.mlacw.edu.in/

* Source:   India Today - (Last Updated : 31/07/2017)

India Today Ranking 2016

Rank     Top Colleges/Universities

  • 1 Lady Shri Ram College for Women

    Lady Shri Ram College for Women (LSR), New Delhi was established in 1956 and has long been recognized as a premier institution of higher learning for women in India. As a centre for academic excellence and achievement, the college is today one of the finest...

    Website: http://lsr.edu.in/

  • 2 St. Stephen's College

    St. Stephen's College, New Delhi was established in 1881 is the oldest college in Delhi. The college was first affiliated to Calcutta University, later to Punjab University and finally with the establishment of Delhi University in 1922, it is affiliated to...

    Website: www.ststephens.edu

  • 3 Christ University, Bangalore

    Christ University, Bangalore a premier educational institution is an academic fraternity of individual dedicated to the motto of excellence and service. It has been accredited by National Assessment and Accreditation Council NAAC and UGC for quality...

    Website: http://www.christuniversity.in/

  • 4 Loyola College, Chennai

    Loyola College, Chennai was established in 1925 by the Society of Jesus (Jesuits) with the primary objective of providing University Education in a Christian atmosphere for deserving Students, especially those belonging to the Catholic Community. Loyola...

    Website: http://www.loyolacollege.edu/

  • 5 Miranda House, University College for Women

    Miranda House, University College for Women, New Delhi was established in 1948, residential college for women, is one of the premier Women's Institutions of Delhi University. Miranda offers liberal education in humanities and science to more than 2500...

    Website: http://www.mirandahouse.ac.in/

  • 6 Hans Raj College

    Hans Raj College, New Delhi was established in 1954. Hans Raj College is one of the largest constituent colleges of the University of Delhi. This co-educational Institute offers education in all the three streams - arts, science and commerce, and is located...

    Website: http://www.hansrajcollege.co.in/

  • 7 Madras Christian College

    Madras Christian College (MCC), Chennai established in 1837 as a School in the black town of Madras. The Institution was built and its character shaped by a host of Scottish missionaries such as Anderson and Miller, Hogg and Boyd. Many dedicated Indian...

    Website: www.mcc.edu.in

  • 8 Hindu College, New Delhi

    Hindu College, New Delhi was established in 1899. Originally it was affiliated to Punjab University as there was no Delhi University at that time and from 1953 it has been affiliated to Delhi University. Hindu College is recognized as one of the premier...

    Website: http://hinducollege.ac.in/

  • 9 Shri Ram College of Commerce

    Shri Ram College of Commerce (SRCC), Delhi was established in 1920. SRCC is one of the first Commerce and Economics institutes of India. SRCC was initially a Commercial School. Later on in 1932, the college was converted into a degree college. In 1926, SRCC...

    Website: http://www.srcc.edu/

  • 10 Fergusson College, Pune

    Fergusson College (FC), Pune was established in 1885 by Deccan Education Society (DES). The college is affiliated to Savitribhai Phule Pune University and accredited by NAAC with ‘A’ grade. The primary aim of the DES has always been to offer...

    Website: http://www.fergusson.edu/

  • 11 Ramjas College, New Delhi

    Ramjas College, New Delhi was established in 1917 by the great educationist and philanthropist, Rai Kedar Nath. Ramjas College is one of the oldest colleges of Delhi. Beginning from the humble precincts of Darya Ganj in Old Delhi, the college today boasts...

    Website: http://www.ramjascollege.edu/

  • 12 Indraprastha College for Women, New Delhi

    Indraprastha College for Women, New Delhi was established in 1924 as a part of nation-wide campaign for women's education and empowerment. It is the oldest women's college of the University of Delhi. Today this prestigious college has an enrolment of over...

    Website: http://ipcollege.du.ac.in/

  • 13 Stella Maris College

    Stella Maris College (SMC), Chennai was established in 1947, is a Catholic minority institution of higher education for women. The College is an autonomous institution affiliated to the University of Madras. It is run by the Society of the Franciscan...

    Website: http://stellamariscollege.org/

  • 14 Tirumala Tirupati's Devasthanam's Sri Venkateswara College

    Tirumala Tirupati's Devasthanam's Sri Venkateswara College (SVC), New Delhi was established in 1961. The TTD is an autonomous organization managing the affairs of Lord Balaji. While it maintains 12 temples and their sub-shrines, it employs about 14,000...

    Website: www.svc.ac.in

  • 15 St. Xaviers College

    St. Xavier's College , Ahmedabad is an institute of higher education established in 1955. The College is managed by the Gujarat Province of Society of Jesus and is affiliated to Gujarat University. The institute gives preference for socially discriminated...

    Website: http://www.sxca.edu.in/

  • 16 Jesus and Mary College, New Delhi

    Jesus and Mary College (JMC), New Delhi established in 1968 as a constituent college of the University of Delhi. The College has been imparting higher education in the fields of Arts and Commerce. This institution is run by the Sisters of Jesus and Mary...

    Website: http://www.jmc.ac.in/

  • 17 St. Francis College for Women

    St. Francis College for Women (SFC), Hyderabad was established in 1959, is a Catholic minority institution founded by the Sisters of Charity, for the holistic education and empowerment of women. From modest student strength of 15 in 1959, the college has...

    Website: http://sfc.ac.in/

  • 18 K. J. Somaiya College of Arts and Commerce

    K. J. Somaiya College of Arts and Commerce, Mumbai established in 1961, is the premier institution of Somaiya Group of Institutions imparting value education with academic excellence. The College is a Non-Government aided College recognized by Government of...

    Website: http://www.somaiya.edu/kjsac

  • 19 Mount Carmel College

    Mount Carmel College (MCC), Bangalore was established in 1948. It is a premier institution for women’s education in India and run by the sisters of the CSST order. The college was initially affiliated to Mysore University later it became an affiliated...

    Website: http://www.mountcarmelcollegeblr.co.in/

  • 20 Women's Christian College, Chennai

    Womens Christian College (WCC), Chennai was established in 1915 reaccreditated by NAAC as a joint venture of 12 missionary societies from England and USA. In 1916 it was declared a first grade college and was shifted to its present campus in Nungambakkam...

    Website: http://wcc.edu.in/

  • 21 Symbiosis College of Arts and Commerce, Pune

    Symbiosis College of Arts & Commerce (SCAC), Pune was established in 1983, is one of the many branches of the ever growing Symbiosis Society. Excellence in academic, co-curricular and extra-curricular activities, a trail blazing diploma program in...

    Website: http://symbiosiscollege.edu.in/

  • 22 Gargi College

    Gargi College, New Delhi was established in 1967 and is a leading south campus college of the University of Delhi. It is a college for women and offers education in Arts and Humanities, Commerce, Science and Education. Gargi College, one of the two colleges...

    Website: http://gargi.du.ac.in/

  • 23 Kamala Nehru College, New Delhi

    Kamala Nehru College (KNC), New Delhi was established in 1964 and affiliated to the University of Delhi. It was then known as the Government College for Women. The college initially offered courses only in the arts stream and the commerce stream was added...

    Website: http://www.knc.edu.in/

  • 24 Ethiraj College for Women, Chennai

    Ethiraj College for Women, Chennai established in 1948, was born out of the dream and vision of Shri. V.L. Ethiraj, an eminent lawyer and renowned philanthropist. The College the five star status from NAAC and the College with Potential for Excellence (CPE)...

    Website: http://www.ethirajcollege.in/

  • 25 Kristu Jayanti College, Bangalore

    Kristu Jayanti College, Bangalore was established in 1999, is run by "Bodhi Niketan Trust", formed by the members of St. Joseph Province of the Carmelites of Mary Immaculate (CMI). The college is affiliated to Bangalore University and is...

    Website: www.kristujayanti.com

  • 26 Delhi College of Arts & Commerce

    Delhi College of Arts and Commerce (DCAC), New Delhi was established in 1989. DCAC is a premier higher educational institution, imparts holistic professional and vocational education. The College has been affiliated to University of Delhi. The college...

    Website: http://dcac.du.ac.in/

  • 27 Mehr Chand Mahajan DAV College for Women

    Mehr Chand Mahajan DAV College for Women, Chandigarh popularly known as MCM DAV, was established in 1968 by the DAV College Managing Committee, New Delhi. MCM in the service of Quality Education in the region for the last 43 years stands fully prepared...

    Website: http://www.mcmdavcw-chd.edu/

  • 28 St.Joseph's College

    St. Joseph's College (SJC), Bangalore was established in 1882, is one of the oldest colleges in the State of Karnataka with a history of more than 130 years behind it. It has been accredited by the NAAC with A grade securing 3.73 out of 4 GPA. As a mark of...

    Website: http://www.sjc.ac.in/

  • 29 Sacred Heart College

    Sacred Heart College (SH College), Kochi was established in 1944 by the Carmelites of Mary Immaculate (CMI), a catholic religious order for men. The college is a premier institution of higher education affiliated to the Mahatma Gandhi University, Kerala....

    Website: http://www.shcollege.ac.in/

  • 30 Mithibai College of Arts, Chauhan Institute of Science & Amrutben Jivanlal College of Commerce and Economics, Mumbai

    Mithibai College of Arts, Chauhan Institute of Science & Amrutben Jivanlal College of Commerce and Economics, Mumbai was established in 1961 by Shri Vile Parle Kelavani Mandal (SVKM) as a part of its own silver jubilee celebration. Amrutben Jivanlal...

    Website: mithibai.svkm.ac.in

  • 31 Ramnarain Ruia College of Arts & Science, Mumbai

    Ramnarain Ruia College of Arts & Science, Mumbai was established in 1937. It was the first college in Mumbai to be started by the Shikshana Prasaraka Mandali, Pune. The college is affiliated to University of Mumbai and conducts courses at undergraduate...

    Website: http://www.ruiacollege.edu/

  • 32 Goswami Ganesh Dutta Sanatan Dharma College

    Goswami Ganesh Dutta Sanatan Dharma College (GGDSD), Chandigarh was established in 1973 in the revered memory of Goswami Ganesh Dutta Ji, who envisioned Chandigarh as a focal point of culture and saw it as a potential hub for Sanatanist activities. The...

    Website: http://www.ggdsd.ac.in/

  • 33 Sophia College for Women, Mumbai

    Sophia College for Women, Mumbai was established in 1941, is affiliated to the University of Mumbai. The governing body of the society for the higher education of women in India runs the college. The religious sisters of the sacred heart of Jesus and lay...

    Website: www.sophiacollegemumbai.com

  • 34 DAV College

    D.A.V. College, Chandigarh was established in 1958. The college belongs to the family of the famous D.A.V. institutions. The D.A.V. College, Chandigarh is trying to bring about this synthesis by imparting to the students the best of new world humanistic,...

    Website: www.davchd.com

  • 35 Maharaja Agrasen College

    Maharaja Agrasen College, Delhi established in 1994 as a constituent college of the University of Delhi. In the life span of an educational institution, twenty years may be just a tiny ray in the vast spectrum, but for Maharaja Agrasen College, the last two...

    Website: http://mac.du.ac.in/

  • 37 St. Teresa College

    St. Teresa College, Ernakulam was established in 1925, a pioneering institution in the field of higher education in India. In the beginning, the college was a second grade Arts College affiliated to the Madras University and offered the intermediate course...

    Website: www.teresas.ac.in

  • 38 St. Albert's College

    St.Albert's College, Kochi was established in 1946.The college is affiliated to Mahatma Gandhi University, Kerala and accredited by NAAC with A grade. St. Albert’s college is a minority community institution set up to provide educational facilities to...

    Website: http://www.alberts.ac.in/

  • 39 National P.G. College, Lucknow

    National P.G. College, Lucknow was established in 1974 by the Chief-minister of Uttar Pradesh, late Shri Chandra Bhanu Gupta. The college is the only Autonomous College of Lucknow University and is accredited with "A" grade by NAAC. The college...

    Website: http://www.npgc.in/

  • 40 Kishinchand Chellaram College

    Kishinchand Chellaram College , Mumbai established in 1954 is one of the premier institutions affiliated to the University of Mumbai and recognized by Government of Maharashtra. The college was awarded permanent affiliation by the University of Mumbai...

    Website: http://www.kccollege.edu.in/

  • 41 SIES College of Arts, Science & Commerce

    SIES Arts, Science and Commerce College (SION), Mumbai was established in 1960 by Shri Y. B. Chavan. The Commerce Stream at the Degree level was started in 1980-81. Affiliated to the University of Mumbai, the college has an impressive strength of over 4,000...

    Website: http://www.siesascs.edu.in/

  • 42 Isabella Thoburn College, Lucknow

    Isabella Thoburn College, Lucknow was established in 1886 with Fine Arts, affiliated to Calcutta University and later to Allahabad University. The College is the outcome of the dedication, struggles and initiatives of Isabella Thoburn, an American...

    Website: http://itcollege.ac.in/

  • 43 Shri H K Arts College

    Shri H K Arts College, Ahmedabad is managed by 155 years old Gujarat Vidyasabha, Brahmchari Wadi Trust. Gujarat Vidyasabha was founded by Sir Alexander Kinlock Forbes an English Officer in 1848. Intially it was known as Gujarat Vernacular Society, it aimed...

    Website: http://hkcollege.edu.in

  • 44 Maharani Lakshmi Ammanni College for Women

    Maharani Lakshmi Ammanni College for Women (MLAC), Bangalore was established in 1972 to provide quality education for girls residing in North Bangalore. Maharani Lakshmi Ammanni College for Women is one of the premier Institutes for ladies located in the...

    Website: http://www.mlacw.edu.in/

  • 45 Dr. B. R. Ambedkar Open University

    Dr.B.R. Ambedkar Open University (BRAOU), Hyderabad formerly known as Andhra Pradesh Open University was established in 1982 through an Act of Andhra Pradesh State Legislature, subsequently, the University was renamed as Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Open University in...

    Website: http://www.braou.ac.in/

  • 46 St. Anns College for Women

    St. Anns College for Women, Hyderabad was established in 1983 by sisters of society of St. Ann, as an institution oriented towards the cause of need-based education, aiming at optimum growth. Their vision and single-minded dedication saw the college evolve...

    Website: www.stannscollegehyd.com

  • 47 SGTB Khalsa College, University of Delhi

    Sri Guru Tegh Bahadur Khalsa College (SGTB Khalsa College), New Delhi was established in 1951, is a constituent of University of Delhi. It is a co-educational institution established by Delhi Sikh Gurudwara Management Committee to instill ideals of...

    Website: www.sgtbkhalsadu.ac.in

  • 48 Post Graduate Government College for Girls, Chandigarh

    Post Graduate Government College for Girls, Chandigarh was established in 1956, is now a premier institution for quality learning. Today Govt. College for Girls has earned the distinction of becoming a post graduate college, carrying on an enviable...

    Website: www.gcg11.org

  • 49 MES College of Arts, Science and Commerce, Bangalore

    MES College of Arts, Science and Commerce, Bangalore was established in 1956 with student strength of nearly 68. Ever since then the college acquired great prominence not only in Karnataka but also in the country. The growth is both quantitative and...

    Website: www.mesinstitutions.org

  • 50 M.O.P. Vaishnav College for Women (Autonomous)

    M.O.P. Vaishnav College for Women (MOP), Chennai was established in 1992 by following the merging of D.G Vaishnav College with Dewan Bahadur M. O. Parthasarathy Iyengar Charities. Since its inception, M.O.P. Vaishnav College for Women has been committed to...

    Website: http://mopvc.edu.in/

* Source:   India Today - (Last Updated : 21/12/2016)

India Today Ranking 2015

Rank     Top Colleges/Universities

  • 1 St. Stephen's College

    St. Stephen's College, New Delhi was established in 1881 is the oldest college in Delhi. The college was first affiliated to Calcutta University, later to Punjab University and finally with the establishment of Delhi University in 1922, it is affiliated to...

    Website: www.ststephens.edu

  • 2 Lady Shri Ram College for Women

    Lady Shri Ram College for Women (LSR), New Delhi was established in 1956 and has long been recognized as a premier institution of higher learning for women in India. As a centre for academic excellence and achievement, the college is today one of the finest...

    Website: http://lsr.edu.in/

  • 3 Loyola College, Chennai

    Loyola College, Chennai was established in 1925 by the Society of Jesus (Jesuits) with the primary objective of providing University Education in a Christian atmosphere for deserving Students, especially those belonging to the Catholic Community. Loyola...

    Website: http://www.loyolacollege.edu/

  • 5 Hindu College, New Delhi

    Hindu College, New Delhi was established in 1899. Originally it was affiliated to Punjab University as there was no Delhi University at that time and from 1953 it has been affiliated to Delhi University. Hindu College is recognized as one of the premier...

    Website: http://hinducollege.ac.in/

  • 6 Miranda House, University College for Women

    Miranda House, University College for Women, New Delhi was established in 1948, residential college for women, is one of the premier Women's Institutions of Delhi University. Miranda offers liberal education in humanities and science to more than 2500...

    Website: http://www.mirandahouse.ac.in/

  • 7 Fergusson College, Pune

    Fergusson College (FC), Pune was established in 1885 by Deccan Education Society (DES). The college is affiliated to Savitribhai Phule Pune University and accredited by NAAC with ‘A’ grade. The primary aim of the DES has always been to offer...

    Website: http://www.fergusson.edu/

  • 8 Madras Christian College

    Madras Christian College (MCC), Chennai established in 1837 as a School in the black town of Madras. The Institution was built and its character shaped by a host of Scottish missionaries such as Anderson and Miller, Hogg and Boyd. Many dedicated Indian...

    Website: www.mcc.edu.in

  • 9 Hans Raj College

    Hans Raj College, New Delhi was established in 1954. Hans Raj College is one of the largest constituent colleges of the University of Delhi. This co-educational Institute offers education in all the three streams - arts, science and commerce, and is located...

    Website: http://www.hansrajcollege.co.in/

  • 10 Ramjas College, New Delhi

    Ramjas College, New Delhi was established in 1917 by the great educationist and philanthropist, Rai Kedar Nath. Ramjas College is one of the oldest colleges of Delhi. Beginning from the humble precincts of Darya Ganj in Old Delhi, the college today boasts of...

    Website: http://www.ramjascollege.edu/

  • 11 Shri Ram College of Commerce

    Shri Ram College of Commerce (SRCC), Delhi was established in 1920. SRCC is one of the first Commerce and Economics institutes of India. SRCC was initially a Commercial School. Later on in 1932, the college was converted into a degree college. In 1926, SRCC...

    Website: http://www.srcc.edu/

  • 12 Stella Maris College

    Stella Maris College (SMC), Chennai was established in 1947, is a Catholic minority institution of higher education for women. The College is an autonomous institution affiliated to the University of Madras. It is run by the Society of the Franciscan...

    Website: http://stellamariscollege.org/

  • 13 Indraprastha College for Women, New Delhi

    Indraprastha College for Women, New Delhi was established in 1924 as a part of nation-wide campaign for women's education and empowerment. It is the oldest women's college of the University of Delhi. Today this prestigious college has an enrolment of over...

    Website: http://ipcollege.du.ac.in/

  • 14 Symbiosis College of Arts and Commerce, Pune

    Symbiosis College of Arts & Commerce (SCAC), Pune was established in 1983, is one of the many branches of the ever growing Symbiosis Society. Excellence in academic, co-curricular and extra-curricular activities, a trail blazing diploma program in...

    Website: http://symbiosiscollege.edu.in/

  • 15 Tirumala Tirupati's Devasthanam's Sri Venkateswara College

    Tirumala Tirupati's Devasthanam's Sri Venkateswara College (SVC), New Delhi was established in 1961. The TTD is an autonomous organization managing the affairs of Lord Balaji. While it maintains 12 temples and their sub-shrines, it employs about 14,000...

    Website: www.svc.ac.in

  • 16 Jesus and Mary College, New Delhi

    Jesus and Mary College (JMC), New Delhi established in 1968 as a constituent college of the University of Delhi. The College has been imparting higher education in the fields of Arts and Commerce. This institution is run by the Sisters of Jesus and Mary...

    Website: http://www.jmc.ac.in/

  • 17 Women's Christian College, Chennai

    Womens Christian College (WCC), Chennai was established in 1915 reaccreditated by NAAC as a joint venture of 12 missionary societies from England and USA. In 1916 it was declared a first grade college and was shifted to its present campus in Nungambakkam...

    Website: http://wcc.edu.in/

  • 18 St. Joseph's College (SJC), Bangalore

    St. Joseph's College (SJC), Bangalore was established in 1882 by the Fathers of the French Foreign Mission. The need for instituting a college of this magnitude in Bangalore was felt by the catholic Missionaries and it was the vicar apostolic of the...

    Website: www.sjc.ac.in

  • 19 St. Xaviers College

    St. Xavier's College , Ahmedabad is an institute of higher education established in 1955. The College is managed by the Gujarat Province of Society of Jesus and is affiliated to Gujarat University. The institute gives preference for socially discriminated...

    Website: http://www.sxca.edu.in/

  • 20 Ethiraj College for Women, Chennai

    Ethiraj College for Women, Chennai established in 1948, was born out of the dream and vision of Shri. V.L. Ethiraj, an eminent lawyer and renowned philanthropist. The College the five star status from NAAC and the College with Potential for Excellence (CPE)...

    Website: http://www.ethirajcollege.in/

  • 21 Mount Carmel College

    Mount Carmel College (MCC), Bangalore was established in 1948. It is a premier institution for women’s education in India and run by the sisters of the CSST order. The college was initially affiliated to Mysore University later it became an affiliated...

    Website: http://www.mountcarmelcollegeblr.co.in/

  • 22 Mehr Chand Mahajan DAV College for Women

    Mehr Chand Mahajan DAV College for Women, Chandigarh popularly known as MCM DAV, was established in 1968 by the DAV College Managing Committee, New Delhi. MCM in the service of Quality Education in the region for the last 43 years stands fully prepared today...

    Website: http://www.mcmdavcw-chd.edu/

  • 23 St. Francis College for Women

    St. Francis College for Women (SFC), Hyderabad was established in 1959, is a Catholic minority institution founded by the Sisters of Charity, for the holistic education and empowerment of women. From modest student strength of 15 in 1959, the college has...

    Website: http://sfc.ac.in/

  • 24 Kristu Jayanti College, Bangalore

    Kristu Jayanti College, Bangalore was established in 1999, is run by "Bodhi Niketan Trust", formed by the members of St. Joseph Province of the Carmelites of Mary Immaculate (CMI). The college is affiliated to Bangalore University and is accredited...

    Website: www.kristujayanti.com

  • 25 Mithibai College of Arts, Chauhan Institute of Science & Amrutben Jivanlal College of Commerce and Economics, Mumbai

    Mithibai College of Arts, Chauhan Institute of Science & Amrutben Jivanlal College of Commerce and Economics, Mumbai was established in 1961 by Shri Vile Parle Kelavani Mandal (SVKM) as a part of its own silver jubilee celebration. Amrutben Jivanlal...

    Website: mithibai.svkm.ac.in

  • 26 Kamala Nehru College, New Delhi

    Kamala Nehru College (KNC), New Delhi was established in 1964 and affiliated to the University of Delhi. It was then known as the Government College for Women. The college initially offered courses only in the arts stream and the commerce stream was added...

    Website: http://www.knc.edu.in/

  • 27 Ramnarain Ruia College of Arts & Science, Mumbai

    Ramnarain Ruia College of Arts & Science, Mumbai was established in 1937. It was the first college in Mumbai to be started by the Shikshana Prasaraka Mandali, Pune. The college is affiliated to University of Mumbai and conducts courses at undergraduate...

    Website: http://www.ruiacollege.edu/

  • 28 Sacred Heart College

    Sacred Heart College (SH College), Kochi was established in 1944 by the Carmelites of Mary Immaculate (CMI), a catholic religious order for men. The college is a premier institution of higher education affiliated to the Mahatma Gandhi University, Kerala....

    Website: http://www.shcollege.ac.in/

  • 29 Gargi College

    Gargi College, New Delhi was established in 1967 and is a leading south campus college of the University of Delhi. It is a college for women and offers education in Arts and Humanities, Commerce, Science and Education. Gargi College, one of the two colleges...

    Website: http://gargi.du.ac.in/

  • 30 Goswami Ganesh Dutta Sanatan Dharma College

    Goswami Ganesh Dutta Sanatan Dharma College (GGDSD), Chandigarh was established in 1973 in the revered memory of Goswami Ganesh Dutta Ji, who envisioned Chandigarh as a focal point of culture and saw it as a potential hub for Sanatanist activities. The...

    Website: http://www.ggdsd.ac.in/

  • 31 DAV College

    D.A.V. College, Chandigarh was established in 1958. The college belongs to the family of the famous D.A.V. institutions. The D.A.V. College, Chandigarh is trying to bring about this synthesis by imparting to the students the best of new world humanistic,...

    Website: www.davchd.com

  • 32 Delhi College of Arts & Commerce

    Delhi College of Arts and Commerce (DCAC), New Delhi was established in 1989. DCAC is a premier higher educational institution, imparts holistic professional and vocational education. The College has been affiliated to University of Delhi. The college...

    Website: http://dcac.du.ac.in/

  • 33 St. Teresa College

    St. Teresa College, Ernakulam was established in 1925, a pioneering institution in the field of higher education in India. In the beginning, the college was a second grade Arts College affiliated to the Madras University and offered the intermediate course...

    Website: www.teresas.ac.in

  • 34 Sophia College for Women, Mumbai

    Sophia College for Women, Mumbai was established in 1941, is affiliated to the University of Mumbai. The governing body of the society for the higher education of women in India runs the college. The religious sisters of the sacred heart of Jesus and lay...

    Website: www.sophiacollegemumbai.com

  • 35 Maharaja Agrasen College

    Maharaja Agrasen College, Delhi established in 1994 as a constituent college of the University of Delhi. In the life span of an educational institution, twenty years may be just a tiny ray in the vast spectrum, but for Maharaja Agrasen College, the last two...

    Website: http://mac.du.ac.in/

  • 36 K. J. Somaiya College of Arts and Commerce

    K. J. Somaiya College of Arts and Commerce, Mumbai established in 1961, is the premier institution of Somaiya Group of Institutions imparting value education with academic excellence. The College is a Non-Government aided College recognized by Government of...

    Website: http://www.somaiya.edu/kjsac

  • 37 Isabella Thoburn College, Lucknow

    Isabella Thoburn College, Lucknow was established in 1886 with Fine Arts, affiliated to Calcutta University and later to Allahabad University. The College is the outcome of the dedication, struggles and initiatives of Isabella Thoburn, an American...

    Website: http://itcollege.ac.in/

  • 38 MES College of Arts, Science and Commerce, Bangalore

    MES College of Arts, Science and Commerce, Bangalore was established in 1956 with student strength of nearly 68. Ever since then the college acquired great prominence not only in Karnataka but also in the country. The growth is both quantitative and...

    Website: www.mesinstitutions.org

  • 39 Kishinchand Chellaram College Arts, Commerce and Science

    Kishinchand Chellaram College Arts, Commerce and Science, Mumbai was established in 1954 under the aegis of the Hyderabad (Sind) National Collegiate Board, H(S)NCBoard. It was the second institution that the Management set up in Bombay after it relocated...

    Website: www.kccollege.org.in

  • 40 Dr. B.R.Ambedkar Institute of Technology & Management

    Ambedkar Institute of Technology & Management (AITM), Hyderabad was established in 2008. The institute was approved by AICTE and affiliated to Osmania University. The aims of the institute is to provide professionals as well as personal skills to the...

    Website: www.ambedkarcollege.com

  • 41 Maharani Lakshmi Ammanni College for Women

    Maharani Lakshmi Ammanni College for Women (MLAC), Bangalore was established in 1972 to provide quality education for girls residing in North Bangalore. Maharani Lakshmi Ammanni College for Women is one of the premier Institutes for ladies located in the...

    Website: http://www.mlacw.edu.in/

  • 42 St. Mira’s College for Girls

    St. Mira’s College for Girls, Pune was established in 1962 was one of the pioneering colleges set up exclusively for girls in this part of the country. Today, the college is veritably the jewel in the crown of the prestigious and exclusive MIRA family...

    Website: www.stmirascollegepune.edu.in/

  • 43 M.O.P. Vaishnav College for Women (Autonomous)

    M.O.P. Vaishnav College for Women (MOP), Chennai was established in 1992 by following the merging of D.G Vaishnav College with Dewan Bahadur M. O. Parthasarathy Iyengar Charities. Since its inception, M.O.P. Vaishnav College for Women has been committed to...

    Website: http://mopvc.edu.in/

  • 44 SIES College of Arts, Science & Commerce

    SIES Arts, Science and Commerce College (SION), Mumbai was established in 1960 by Shri Y. B. Chavan. The Commerce Stream at the Degree level was started in 1980-81. Affiliated to the University of Mumbai, the college has an impressive strength of over 4,000...

    Website: http://www.siesascs.edu.in/

* Source:   India Today - (Last Updated : 28/07/2015)

India Today Ranking 2014

Rank     Top Colleges/Universities

  • 1 Lady Shri Ram College for Women

    Lady Shri Ram College for Women (LSR), New Delhi was established in 1956 and has long been recognized as a premier institution of higher learning for women in India. As a centre for academic excellence and achievement, the college is today one of the finest...

    Website: http://lsr.edu.in/

  • 2 Loyola College, Chennai

    Loyola College, Chennai was established in 1925 by the Society of Jesus (Jesuits) with the primary objective of providing University Education in a Christian atmosphere for deserving Students, especially those belonging to the Catholic Community. Loyola...

    Website: http://www.loyolacollege.edu/

  • 3 St. Stephen's College

    St. Stephen's College, New Delhi was established in 1881 is the oldest college in Delhi. The college was first affiliated to Calcutta University, later to Punjab University and finally with the establishment of Delhi University in 1922, it is affiliated to...

    Website: www.ststephens.edu

  • 4 St. Xavier's College, Mumbai

    St. Xavier's College, Mumbai was established in 1869 and accredited by NAAC with A+ grade. It is an autonomous college under the University of Mumbai. The aim of the college is to promote human wisdom and also seek to accompany in faith, the men and women...

    Website: http://www.xaviers.edu/

  • 5 Miranda House, University College for Women

    Miranda House, University College for Women, New Delhi was established in 1948, residential college for women, is one of the premier Women's Institutions of Delhi University. Miranda offers liberal education in humanities and science to more than 2500...

    Website: http://www.mirandahouse.ac.in/

  • 7 Madras Christian College

    Madras Christian College (MCC), Chennai established in 1837 as a School in the black town of Madras. The Institution was built and its character shaped by a host of Scottish missionaries such as Anderson and Miller, Hogg and Boyd. Many dedicated Indian...

    Website: www.mcc.edu.in

  • 8 Hindu College, New Delhi

    Hindu College, New Delhi was established in 1899. Originally it was affiliated to Punjab University as there was no Delhi University at that time and from 1953 it has been affiliated to Delhi University. Hindu College is recognized as one of the premier...

    Website: http://hinducollege.ac.in/

  • 9 Fergusson College, Pune

    Fergusson College (FC), Pune was established in 1885 by Deccan Education Society (DES). The college is affiliated to Savitribhai Phule Pune University and accredited by NAAC with ‘A’ grade. The primary aim of the DES has always been to offer...

    Website: http://www.fergusson.edu/

  • 10 Stella Maris College

    Stella Maris College (SMC), Chennai was established in 1947, is a Catholic minority institution of higher education for women. The College is an autonomous institution affiliated to the University of Madras. It is run by the Society of the Franciscan...

    Website: http://stellamariscollege.org/

  • 11 Hans Raj College

    Hans Raj College, New Delhi was established in 1954. Hans Raj College is one of the largest constituent colleges of the University of Delhi. This co-educational Institute offers education in all the three streams - arts, science and commerce, and is located...

    Website: http://www.hansrajcollege.co.in/

  • 12 Ramjas College, New Delhi

    Ramjas College, New Delhi was established in 1917 by the great educationist and philanthropist, Rai Kedar Nath. Ramjas College is one of the oldest colleges of Delhi. Beginning from the humble precincts of Darya Ganj in Old Delhi, the college today boasts of...

    Website: http://www.ramjascollege.edu/

  • 13 Jesus and Mary College, New Delhi

    Jesus and Mary College (JMC), New Delhi established in 1968 as a constituent college of the University of Delhi. The College has been imparting higher education in the fields of Arts and Commerce. This institution is run by the Sisters of Jesus and Mary...

    Website: http://www.jmc.ac.in/

  • 14 Kamala Nehru College, New Delhi

    Kamala Nehru College (KNC), New Delhi was established in 1964 and affiliated to the University of Delhi. It was then known as the Government College for Women. The college initially offered courses only in the arts stream and the commerce stream was added...

    Website: http://www.knc.edu.in/

  • 15 Presidency College, Chennai

    Presidency College, Chennai was established in 1840 as preparatory school. It was established by Thiru Cooper and his staff, which eventually grew into Presidency College. In 1857 marks the beginning of the third epoch in the history of the college. The...

    Website: http://www.presidencychennai.com/

  • 16 Tirumala Tirupati's Devasthanam's Sri Venkateswara College

    Tirumala Tirupati's Devasthanam's Sri Venkateswara College (SVC), New Delhi was established in 1961. The TTD is an autonomous organization managing the affairs of Lord Balaji. While it maintains 12 temples and their sub-shrines, it employs about 14,000...

    Website: www.svc.ac.in

  • 17 Symbiosis College of Arts and Commerce, Pune

    Symbiosis College of Arts & Commerce (SCAC), Pune was established in 1983, is one of the many branches of the ever growing Symbiosis Society. Excellence in academic, co-curricular and extra-curricular activities, a trail blazing diploma program in...

    Website: http://symbiosiscollege.edu.in/

  • 18 Mount Carmel College

    Mount Carmel College (MCC), Bangalore was established in 1948. It is a premier institution for women’s education in India and run by the sisters of the CSST order. The college was initially affiliated to Mysore University later it became an affiliated...

    Website: http://www.mountcarmelcollegeblr.co.in/

  • 19 Indraprastha College for Women, New Delhi

    Indraprastha College for Women, New Delhi was established in 1924 as a part of nation-wide campaign for women's education and empowerment. It is the oldest women's college of the University of Delhi. Today this prestigious college has an enrolment of over...

    Website: http://ipcollege.du.ac.in/

  • 20 National P.G. College, Lucknow

    National P.G. College, Lucknow was established in 1974 by the Chief-minister of Uttar Pradesh, late Shri Chandra Bhanu Gupta. The college is the only Autonomous College of Lucknow University and is accredited with "A" grade by NAAC. The college has...

    Website: http://www.npgc.in/

  • 21 K. J. Somaiya College of Arts and Commerce

    K. J. Somaiya College of Arts and Commerce, Mumbai established in 1961, is the premier institution of Somaiya Group of Institutions imparting value education with academic excellence. The College is a Non-Government aided College recognized by Government of...

    Website: http://www.somaiya.edu/kjsac

  • 22 Gargi College

    Gargi College, New Delhi was established in 1967 and is a leading south campus college of the University of Delhi. It is a college for women and offers education in Arts and Humanities, Commerce, Science and Education. Gargi College, one of the two colleges...

    Website: http://gargi.du.ac.in/

  • 23 St.Joseph's College

    St. Joseph's College (SJC), Bangalore was established in 1882, is one of the oldest colleges in the State of Karnataka with a history of more than 130 years behind it. It has been accredited by the NAAC with A grade securing 3.73 out of 4 GPA. As a mark of...

    Website: http://www.sjc.ac.in/

  • 24 Ramnarain Ruia College of Arts & Science, Mumbai

    Ramnarain Ruia College of Arts & Science, Mumbai was established in 1937. It was the first college in Mumbai to be started by the Shikshana Prasaraka Mandali, Pune. The college is affiliated to University of Mumbai and conducts courses at undergraduate...

    Website: http://www.ruiacollege.edu/

  • 25 Mehr Chand Mahajan DAV College for Women

    Mehr Chand Mahajan DAV College for Women, Chandigarh popularly known as MCM DAV, was established in 1968 by the DAV College Managing Committee, New Delhi. MCM in the service of Quality Education in the region for the last 43 years stands fully prepared today...

    Website: http://www.mcmdavcw-chd.edu/

  • 26 Women's Christian College, Chennai

    Womens Christian College (WCC), Chennai was established in 1915 reaccreditated by NAAC as a joint venture of 12 missionary societies from England and USA. In 1916 it was declared a first grade college and was shifted to its present campus in Nungambakkam...

    Website: http://wcc.edu.in/

  • 27 Government of Maharashtra’s Elphinstone College

    Government of Maharashtra’s Elphinstone College, Mumbai established in 1835. The College is affiliated to the University of Mumbai and accredited by NAAC with A grade. Elphinstone College has established itself at the national level, as an institution...

    Website: http://www.elphinstone.ac.in/

  • 28 St. Francis College for Women

    St. Francis College for Women (SFC), Hyderabad was established in 1959, is a Catholic minority institution founded by the Sisters of Charity, for the holistic education and empowerment of women. From modest student strength of 15 in 1959, the college has...

    Website: http://sfc.ac.in/

  • 29 Sophia College for Women, Mumbai

    Sophia College for Women, Mumbai was established in 1941, is affiliated to the University of Mumbai. The governing body of the society for the higher education of women in India runs the college. The religious sisters of the sacred heart of Jesus and lay...

    Website: www.sophiacollegemumbai.com

  • 30 Delhi College of Arts & Commerce

    Delhi College of Arts and Commerce (DCAC), New Delhi was established in 1989. DCAC is a premier higher educational institution, imparts holistic professional and vocational education. The College has been affiliated to University of Delhi. The college...

    Website: http://dcac.du.ac.in/

  • 31 Osmania University College for Women

    Osmania University College for Women (OUCW), Hyderabad established in 1924, is a premier institution for women's education. For OUCW "Education is the manifestation of perfection already in man" as quoted by Swami Vivekananda. The University...

    Website: http://www.oucwkoti.ac.in/

  • 32 Jai Hind College

    Jai Hind College, Mumbai was established in 1948 by a small band of dedicated teachers of the D.J Sind College Karachi. Jai hind has gone on to become one of the premier educational institutions of Mumbai. The endeavor is to move beyond the conventional...

    Website: http://www.jaihindcollege.com/

  • 33 Nizam College, Hyderabad

    Nizam College, Hyderabad was established in 1887 by the amalgamation of Hyderabad School and the Madarsa-i-Aliya. Nizam College is one of the oldest and most esteemed institutions of higher education in South India. It was affiliated to the University of...

    Website: http://www.nizamcollege.ac.in/

  • 34 St. Xaviers College

    St. Xavier's College , Ahmedabad is an institute of higher education established in 1955. The College is managed by the Gujarat Province of Society of Jesus and is affiliated to Gujarat University. The institute gives preference for socially discriminated...

    Website: http://www.sxca.edu.in/

  • 35 Sacred Heart College

    Sacred Heart College (SH College), Kochi was established in 1944 by the Carmelites of Mary Immaculate (CMI), a catholic religious order for men. The college is a premier institution of higher education affiliated to the Mahatma Gandhi University, Kerala....

    Website: http://www.shcollege.ac.in/

  • 36 Ethiraj College for Women, Chennai

    Ethiraj College for Women, Chennai established in 1948, was born out of the dream and vision of Shri. V.L. Ethiraj, an eminent lawyer and renowned philanthropist. The College the five star status from NAAC and the College with Potential for Excellence (CPE)...

    Website: http://www.ethirajcollege.in/

  • 37 Isabella Thoburn College, Lucknow

    Isabella Thoburn College, Lucknow was established in 1886 with Fine Arts, affiliated to Calcutta University and later to Allahabad University. The College is the outcome of the dedication, struggles and initiatives of Isabella Thoburn, an American...

    Website: http://itcollege.ac.in/

  • 38 Shri H K Arts College

    Shri H K Arts College, Ahmedabad is managed by 155 years old Gujarat Vidyasabha, Brahmchari Wadi Trust. Gujarat Vidyasabha was founded by Sir Alexander Kinlock Forbes an English Officer in 1848. Intially it was known as Gujarat Vernacular Society, it aimed...

    Website: http://hkcollege.edu.in

  • 39 Maharaja Agrasen College

    Maharaja Agrasen College, Delhi established in 1994 as a constituent college of the University of Delhi. In the life span of an educational institution, twenty years may be just a tiny ray in the vast spectrum, but for Maharaja Agrasen College, the last two...

    Website: http://mac.du.ac.in/

  • 40 Umiya Arts and Commerce College for Girls

    Umiya Arts and Commerce College for Girls, Ahmedabad was established with the to provide full residential facilities to outside students of community, upliftment of girl students of rural areas for whom higher education opportunities are scarce and to guide...

    Website: http://www.umiyacollege.org/

  • 41 AV College of Arts, Science & Commerce

    A.V College of Arts, Science and Commerce (AVCASC), Hyderabad was established in 1968 under the aegis of A.V Education Society. The College has been re-accredited with 'A' Grade by NAAC and affiliated to Osmania University. The Society is one of the oldest...

    Website: http://www.avcollege.in/

  • 42 Vivekananda Degree College

    Vivekananda Degree College (VDC), Bangalore was established in 1982 and is affiliated to Bangalore University and NAAC accreditted. Vivekananda Degree College was adjudged as 'the 4th Best College in Bangalore', by the survey conducted by the National...

    Website: http://www.vdcjes.edu.in/

  • 44 V.G.Vaze College of Arts, Science and Commerce, Mulund

    V.G.Vaze College of Arts, Science and Commerce, Mulund was established in 1984. The College is affiliated to the University of Mumbai, is recognized by UGC and accredited by NAAC with A grade. The college has been managed by Kelkar Education Trust. Vaze...

    Website: http://www.vazecollege.net/

  • 45 Loyola Academy Degree & P. G. College

    Loyola Academy Degree & P. G. College, Hyderabad was established in 1976 by Rev. Fr. T. Balaiah, S.J. The Academy is managed and administered by the Jesuits of Andhra Jesuit Province, belonging to the Society of Jesus, an international Catholic...

    Website: http://loyolaacademyugpg.ac.in/

  • 46 Guru Nanak College

    Guru Nanak College(GNC), Chennai was established in 1971 as a unit of Guru Nanak Educational Society. The College has been re-accredited ‘A’ grade by NAAC and it is a autonomous college. The College is being run as a minority community college...

    Website: http://gurunanakcollege.edu.in/

  • 47 Maharani Lakshmi Ammanni College for Women

    Maharani Lakshmi Ammanni College for Women (MLAC), Bangalore was established in 1972 to provide quality education for girls residing in North Bangalore. Maharani Lakshmi Ammanni College for Women is one of the premier Institutes for ladies located in the...

    Website: http://www.mlacw.edu.in/

  • 48 St. Mira’s College for Girls

    St. Mira’s College for Girls, Pune was established in 1962 was one of the pioneering colleges set up exclusively for girls in this part of the country. Today, the college is veritably the jewel in the crown of the prestigious and exclusive MIRA family...

    Website: www.stmirascollegepune.edu.in/

  • 49 M.O.P. Vaishnav College for Women (Autonomous)

    M.O.P. Vaishnav College for Women (MOP), Chennai was established in 1992 by following the merging of D.G Vaishnav College with Dewan Bahadur M. O. Parthasarathy Iyengar Charities. Since its inception, M.O.P. Vaishnav College for Women has been committed to...

    Website: http://mopvc.edu.in/

  • 50 St. Andrew’s College of Arts Science and Commerce

    St. Andrew’s College of Arts Science and Commerce, Mumbai was established in 1983 by Simon Pimenta, Archbishop of Bombay. The college is a Roman Catholic in Mumbai offering degree and junior courses. In 1983 the college started with 194 students and...

    Website: http://standrewscollege.ac.in/

* Source:   India Today - (Last Updated : 17/06/2014)