University of Delhi (DU), Delhi was established in 1922 as a unitary, teaching and residential university by an act of the Central Legislative Assembly. The University of Delhi is the premier university of the country and is known for its high standards in teaching and research and attracts eminent scholars to its faculty. Ever since its inception, a strong commitment to excellence in teaching and research has made the University of Delhi a role-model and path-setter for other universities in the country.
Its rich academic tradition has always attracted the most talented students who later on went on to make important contributions to their society. The University has grown into one of the largest universities in India. At present, there are 16 faculties, 86 academic departments, 77 colleges and 5 other recognised institutes spread all over the city, with 132435 regular students and 261169 students in non-formal education programme.
Campus of University of Delhi -
The campus is now spread across 69 acres of green, hilly terrain and its buildings blend attractively with the natural surroundings. The various departments are located in the Faculty of Arts and the Faculty of Inter-disciplinary & Applied Sciences. S.P. Jain Centre for Management Studies is also located at the South Delhi Campus.
Facilities in Delhi University -
- Class Rooms
- Computer Centre
- Internet Access
- Computer Center
- Training Services
- Health Centre
- Conference Centre
Faculties at Delhi University -
- Faculty of Applied Social Sciences & Humanities
- Faculty of Arts
- Open Learning
- Faculty of Commerce & Business Studies
- Faculty of Education
- Faculty of Inter Disciplinary & Applied Sciences
- Faculty of Law
- Faculty of Mathematical Sciences
- Faculty of Management Studies
- Faculty of Medical Sciences
- Faculty of Music & Fine Arts
- Faculty of Science
- Faculty of Social Sciences
- Faculty of Technology
Academic Life at Delhi University -
University of Delhi offers under-graduate, post-graduate, M.Phil and Ph.D. programs. Under-graduate teaching is done in the Colleges of the University whereas Post-graduate teaching is the responsibility of the Departments of the University. University also offers Short-term/Diploma/Certificate courses in its Colleges and Departments.