9 Most Happening Colleges in Delhi/NCR- ( in no particular order )
1. Sri Ram College of Commerce (SRCC)
Not only is SRCC the best commerce college of India, it has a sprawling campus, the best placements, amazing internship options, AND *drumroll* CROSSROADS! Students from all over the nation look forward to this annual fest and dole out cash just to get a single pass to this much anticipated fest. Stars like Zarine Khan, Varun Dhawan, KK, Sonu Nigam, and more have graced the fest in its previous years.
The college boasts of its star-studded alumni like Subramanian Swamy, Manoj Kumar, Arnab Goswami, Ajay Jadeja, Gautam Gambhir, Vishal Bharwaj, Imtiaz Ali, Vinod Rai, etc. The students and teachers of the college swear by The Hindu College Parliament. The government passes an annual budget allocating funds to the department, and pre-independence nationalist leaders like Jawaharlal Nehru and Jinnah have debated issues with students in the college’s parliament. Take pride, y’all Hinduites!
3. Lady Sri Ram College for Women (LSR)
Exceptional academics and a hub of ladies with beauty and brains; this rounds off LSR completely! It has been titled the best arts college in the country time and again, and we don’t think any different. If you’re a DU novice, you must be knowing about LSR’s canteen, or should I say, LSR’s café. The café offers a wide range of delicacies at a very affordable price, with a special few somethings for the sweet tooth as well.
4. Amity University
Widely known as the best private university in Delhi, Amity promises a wide range of subjects, with best- in-class technology and infrastructure. Amitians are known to be party starters, and every event held in or out of the campus by the amitians just can’t be missed out on.
5. National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT)
National Institute of Fashion Technology, A college devoted to fashion, and not just any other college, but THE dream of every fashion enthusiast in the country. Needless to say, there are trends, styles, fashion, and lots of glamour dripping off of the institute. Notable fashion designers like Ritu Beri, Manish Arora, JJ Valaya, and Sabyasachi Mukherjee are a part of the grand alumni of this premiere institute of fashion of India.
6. Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi (IIT-D)
The mecca of every espriring engineer; IIT. It has been ranked #222 in the QS World University Rankings and #38 in QS Asian Rankings. It’s located in the beautiful Hauz Khas, South Delhi. The 325 acres campus is surrounded by monuments like Qutub Minar and Lotus Temple. Rendezvous, it’s annual tech-fest is undoubtedly the most impressive in the capital.
7. Kirori Mal
Kirori Mal is one of the constituent college of DU and was established in 1954. Kirorians enjoy a spacious canteen, one of the best libraries in DU, and an extravagant auditorium which has provided a launching pad for eminent names in theatre and cinema like Amitabh Bachchan, Kulbhushan Kharbanda, Satish Kaushik, and new names just keep on getting added to the list. Alongside, Kirorians also take pride in their spectacular history in DU Inter-college tournaments.
8. National School of Drama (NSD)
The best of it’s kind, NSD is the premiere training institute situated in Bahawalpur House. It’s illustrious past and extravagant placements are just a few out of its so many attractions. The NSD Theatre Fest is a well attended drama fest. For the theatre enthusiast in you, this is one fest you can’t even think of missing out on.
9. Jamia Millia Islamia
The university was established by Muslim leaders prior to partition. The university has world class facilities with courses for engineering, arts, languages, natural sciences, etc. The saga of its growth from a small institution in the pre-independence India to a central Indian university can be an epic devoted to conviction and vision.
Chitra Rajpal is a school-going student, an 11th grader studying in DPS Mathura Road, Delhi. She is a nocturnal more than often finds solace in sequencing words.