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#Admissions 2022: College Profile- Shivaji College

With the commencement of the 2022 admission season, several DU aspirants are surrounded by confusion over which college to choose, and what would be best for them. Here we present the college profile of Shivaji College of the University of Delhi.

The Hon’ble Dr. Panjabrao Deshmukh, Union Minister for Agriculture and well-known social crusader and farmer-leader, founded Shivaji College in 1961. The institution is situated in New Delhi’s Raja Garden neighbourhood, near Shivaji Enclave. The college is ranked 70th in the NIRF rating 2022.


The courses offered by the college include:

B.A. (Honours)- Business Economics, English, History, Hindi, Political Science, Sanskrit, Economics, Geography

B.A. (Programme)

B.Com (Honours)

B.Com (Programme)

B.Sc- Life Sciences, Physical Science

B.Sc (Honours)- Physics, Chemistry, Mathematics, Botany, Zoology, Biology

Also, the college offers B.A.(Honours.) in Business Economics as a self-financing course.


Based on the eligibility criteria, the following are some of the scholarships that the college provides to its students:

  1. Shri Sultan Chand Dropadi Devi Memorial Scholarship Scheme: A Scholarship of Rs. 3500/- is awarded to the B.Com (Hons.) student  for securing highest marks in II nd Semester University examinations.
  2. Sultan Chand Dropadi Devi Education foundation (Dr. Miss Usha Aggarwal): A Scholarship of Rs. 3600/- is awarded to B.Com(Hons.) student  for securing highest marks in IV th Semester University examinations.
  3. Dr. S. K. Nayyar Memorial Scholarship: Two prizes will be awarded to top two students of B.Sc. (H) Zoology in the penultimate year of the degree course.
  4. Kusum Vasal Memorial Gold Medal: A Gold Medal would be awarded to the topper of B.Sc. (H) Physics III Year.
  5. Scholarship to SC/ST/OBC students by the Directorate of Education, Govt. of Delhi.
  6. Vice Chancellor Student Fund- Financial assistance for BPL students and PWD students.


The college offers its students a wide range of facilities. Among the facilities provided are a library with a varied collection of more than 78,000 volumes, a central auditorium with cutting-edge amenities, banking facility, food corners, well-equipped labs, sports facilities, and counselling sessions.

What do students say about their college?

I always wanted to experience offline college and I can say that I was able to form best memories here. The faculty is nice and the library is really good. The facilities and infrastructure is also satisfactory.

final year student

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