Type of College

Private - Autonomous

Accreditation & Recognition

UGC, NCTE, NAAC with "A" Grade




University of Delhi, New Delhi

About Lady Shri Ram College for Women

Lady Shri Ram College for Women was established by the late Lala Shri Ram on 18th July 1956 in memory of his wife (Lady Shri Ram) Phoolan Devi. Lady Shri Ram College for Women is an autonomous constituent college of the University of Delhi set up to impart quality higher education to candidates who are deserving and become a milestone in the path of progress.

The college is affiliated to the University of Delhi, New Delhi and it was recognized by the University Grants Commission (UGC) under section 2(f) on 5th November 1956 and 12(B) on 17th June 1972, under the UGC Act, 1956.

It has also been recognized by the National Council of Education (NCTE), Jaipur to offer the B.El.Ed. Course. The college has been accredited by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) with "A" Grade (CGPA score 3.61 on a 4 point scale in the 1st cycle) on 25th May 2016.

Lady Shri Ram College for Women aims at creating an educational institute that creates an atmosphere where women can achieve excellence in academic and extracurricular activities, that frees the spirit and the intellect and develops the powers of critical thinking.

It is a private institute established to promote women's education and is located in the urban part of Delhi. The fee structure and the facilities provided to the students are decided by the government as it is a grants-in-aid college.

With 9 faculty members, 4 support staff and 299 students, the college was started in Daryaganj in a school building. There were 3 courses of study being offered then. Now Lady Shri Ram College for Women is located in Lajpat Nagar in South Delhi on a campus which has an area of 512 acres (2,070,000 sqm). It now has over 150 faculty members, several support and administrative staff, 2000 students and offers 16 courses of study.

The college had received many awards and accolades at the city, state and national level for educational advancements and in the field of sports and co-curricular activities under the University of Delhi, New Delhi.

The college offers arts and commerce courses and as per a survey conducted by India Today, it has been ranked in the first place for arts and education, second place for commerce and third place for mass communication.

Lady Shri Ram College for Women under the University of Delhi, New Delhi offers postgraduate (two years) and undergraduate (three years) courses, Ph.D., and add-on certificate courses in the commerce, science, and arts streams along with several specializations.

Along with these, courses are also available for Journalism and Mass Communication and Elementary Education, keeping in mind the major roles that women play in both these spheres.

Several exchange programmes are also conducted with the universities of foreign countries. Certificate courses in Asian and European languages are also conducted here in the International Languages School.

Lady Shri Ram College for Women has its own unique selection process in which an online application process enables the applicants to fill in the details of their academic achievements and interests. Only those applicants who have registered with the university have the right to apply for admission to the college.

To get admission to Lady Shri Ram College for Women, candidates should take into account their percentage marks, i.e., best of four/PCB/PCM, one that is applicable.

Various examinations are held at the college which includes the university exams of different courses and also exams conducted by the University of Delhi, New Delhi.

  • The college is on a mission to empower women to become future leaders, to develop sensitive citizens and critical thinkers, to present new viewpoints as far as knowledge is concerned, to provide quality education, to encourage to think creatively and encourage learning that builds humanism, social responsibility, and professionalism
  • The college has a vibrant campus life with a wide range of opportunities to fill your free time
  • The college has an impressive and pollution-free campus with panoramic green surroundings, elegant landscaping and beautiful flower-beds
  • The college has separate individual departments for all subjects with young, dynamic faculty and non-teaching staff and with good results
  • The college has the most eminent Faculty members and they are really well qualified, experienced and truly committed towards enhancement and development of the students
  • The college has well-equipped with modern facilities like library, laboratory, classrooms, computer lab, seminar halls, hostel, canteen, multipurpose halls, playground etc.
  • A sufficient number of classrooms with varying sizes are made available for the smooth conduct of different classes in the college
  • The college has a library with a good number of books (both text and reference) on various subjects to meet the needs of the students as well as the teachers with reading room facility. Daily Newspapers and selected journals are also regularly subscribed
  • State of the Art Laboratories with sufficient space and all the necessary equipment are made available to various departments
  • The college has taken up the responsibility of imparting necessary, effective and practical education to the students so that they can reach great heights and attain maximum achievements in their life
  • Internet facilities may be availed by the students and teachers as per their needs
  • The Transportation facility is available for students
  • The college has a significant presence in the field of research. A number of major & minor research projects are awarded to the faculty members by the UGC and other bodies
  • The college has a large playground with well-equipment for different sports like Cricket, Football, Volleyball, Hockey, Badminton and so on
  • A medical facility has been available in the college for the benefit of the students
  • State Government and Central Government offers a number of scholarships to the meritorious students and the students belonging to SC / ST / OBC
  • The institution has provided ICT facilities like computers, projectors, audio-visual gadgets, scanners and printers to the departments and also other aids and a huge number of availability of books for effective delivery of curriculum and for inculcating the knowledge of the subject
  • A special complaint cell (Sexual Harassment Cell) has been formed for the female students in the college. Students can directly complain orally or by written application to the head of the cell. Apart from this, Ragging is strictly prohibited on the college campus
  • To sharpen the skill of students and their personality development, various curricular and extra-curricular activities are the regular features of the institution
  • The college also provides NCC training to its students. The NCC cadets attend different camps and earn pride for themselves and for the college
  • The college Unit NSS Wing performs different type of social services within and outside of the area
  • The college also organizes workshops, seminars, and conferences for improving teaching skills and methodology
  • The college consists Women Cell to help female students. This cell helps and guides girls to sort out from their personal problem and avoid them from any harassment
Levels of study
Streams Mode Duration Eligibilty
Bachelor of Arts Full Time 3 Years 10+2
Bachelor of Arts (Honors) in Economics Full Time 3 Years 10+2
Bachelor of Arts (Honors) in English Full Time 3 Years 10+2
Bachelor of Arts (Honors) in Hindi Full Time 3 Years 10+2
Bachelor of Arts (Honors) in History Full Time 3 Years 10+2
Bachelor of Arts (Honors) in Journalism Full Time 3 Years 10+2
Bachelor of Arts (Honors) in Philosophy Full Time 3 Years 10+2
Bachelor of Arts (Honors) in Political Science Full Time 3 Years 10+2
Bachelor of Arts (Honors) in Psychology Full Time 3 Years 10+2
Bachelor of Arts (Honors) in Sanskrit Full Time 3 Years 10+2
Bachelor of Arts (Honors) in Sociology Full Time 3 Years 10+2
Bachelor of Elementary Education Full Time 4 Years 10+2
Master of Arts - Mathematics Full Time 2 Years B.A
Master of Arts - Sanskrit Full Time 2 Years B.A
Master of Arts in English Full Time 2 Years B.A
Master of Arts in Hindi Full Time 2 Years B.A
Master of Arts in History Full Time 2 Years B.A
Master of Arts in Philosophy Full Time 2 Years B.A
Master of Arts in Political Science Full Time 2 Years B.A
Master of Arts in Statitistics Full Time 2 Years B.A
Streams Mode Duration Eligibilty
Bachelor of Commerce (Honors) Full Time 3 Years 10+2
Streams Mode Duration Eligibilty
Bachelor of Science (Honors) in Mathematics Full Time 3 Years 10+2
Bachelor of Science (Honors) in Statistics Full Time 3 Years 10+2
P.G Diploma
Streams Mode Duration Eligibilty
Post Graduate Diploma in Conflict Transformation and Peace Building Full Time 1 Year Graduation
  • Library
  • Sports
  • Hostel
  • Laboratories
  • Internet
  • Auditorium
  • Bank/ATM
  • Classroom
  • Placement
  • Scholarship
  • Workshop
  • Wi-Fi
  • Seminar Halls
  • CCTV Surveillance System
  • Playground
  • Curricular Activities
  • Reading Rooms
  • Indoor Stadium
  • Multipurpose Hall
  • Conference Hall
  • N.C.C.
  • N.S.S.
  • Medical Facility
  • Counseling Centre
  • Outdoor Stadium
  • Common Rooms
  • Students Welfare Fund
  • Computer Lab
  • Cafeteria/Canteen
  • Guidance
  • Anti Ragging
  • Women Cell
  • Anti-Sexual Harassment Committee
  • Public Transportation
  • Soft Skills Training
  • Women Empowerment Cell





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