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Gargi College, Delhi University

About Gargi College, Delhi University

Gargi College is on Siri Fort Road in New Delhi. It is a women’s college affiliated to Delhi University and is one of the leading South Campus Colleges under Delhi University. The public college founded in 1967 offers undergraduate and postgraduate programmes under different streams like arts, commerce as well as science and has separate departments for the courses. Gargi College is accredited by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) with ‘A’ grade. The institute is also approved by University Grants Commission (UGC) and All India Survey on Higher Education (AISHE). Among other rankings, Gargi College is ranked at 16th place among colleges by National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) India 2020.

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Gargi College Highlights

Important highlights of Gargi College are given below, including the programmes and their levels offered, accreditations, approvals, infrastructure etc.

Gargi College, Delhi University Highlights
Year of Establishment
Type of College
Courses Offered
B.A (Hons.), MA, B.Sc (Hons.), B.Sc, B.Com (Hons.), B.Com, B.El.Ed
Infrastructure Facilities
Classrooms, Auditorium, Laboratories, Library, Medical center, Cafeteria, Sports facilities
Program levels Offered
Undergraduate, Postgraduate

Why Choose Gargi College, Delhi University?

One may choose Gargi College over other institutes for the following reasons:

  • The college has a dedicated placement cell that works for conducting placement activities and to develop the personality of the students.
  • The college has secured commendable ranks in the NIRF and India Today 2020 college rankings.
  • The campus of Gargi College is full of important infrastructure necessary for quality theoretical and practical learning.
  • Students receive multiple scholarships from Delhi University.

Gargi College Ranking

Gargi College has impressive ranks given by notable national bodies like National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) and India Today. These ranks testify the quality of academic curriculums, consistency of placements, calibre of teaching faculties and the path of continuous growth the college is on. The college was ranked 16th by NIRF in its India 2020 rankings for colleges. India Today ranked Gargi College at 14th place for science, 9th place for arts and 14th place for commerce colleges in its India 2020 rankings.

Gargi College Courses

Gargi College majorly offers courses in arts and science streams. A lot of undergraduate courses in arts and science are offered with Honours degrees as well. Masters in arts is also provided at the college. Below given are few of the courses with their available specializations.

Gargi College Arts Courses

BA (Hons.)
Applied Psychology, Economics, English, Hindi, History, Philosophy, Political Science, Sanskrit, Business Economics, German, Entrepreneurship and Small Business
Political Science, English

Gargi College Science Courses

Life Science, Physical Science
B.Sc (Hons.)
Zoology, Botany, Chemistry, Microbiology, Physics, Mathematics

Gargi College Eligibility Criteria

All the pre-decided eligibility criteria corresponding to each course must be fulfilled by the candidate before applying for that particular course at Gargi College in order to proceed further in the admission process. Course wise and subject wise eligibility criteria are given below.

Gargi College B.Sc (Hons.) (Maths) Eligibility

  • Candidates must have 45% marks in 12th standard and 50% in Mathematics.

Gargi College B.Sc (Hons.) (Botany, Zoology, Microbiology) Eligibility

  • Candidates must have completed 12th standard with 55% in Physics, Chemistry and Biology.

Gargi College B.Sc (Hons.) (Physics, Chemistry) Eligibility

  • Candidates must have completed 12th standard with 55% average in Physics, Chemistry and Maths and 50% in English.

Gargi College B.Sc (Physical Science) Eligibility

  • Candidates must have completed 12th standard with 45% average in Physics, Chemistry and Maths and 40% in English.

Gargi College B.Sc (Life Science) Eligibility

  • Candidates must have completed 12th standard with 45% in Physics, Chemistry, Biology/ Biochemistry and 40% in English.

Gargi College BA (Hons.) Eligibility

  • Candidates must have completed 12th standard with 45% score.

Gargi College BA (Hons.) (Hindi, Sanskrit) Eligibility

  • Candidates must have completed 12th standard with 45% score and scored 50% in Hindi.

Gargi College BA (Hons.) (Economics) Eligibility

  • Candidates must have completed 12th standard with 45% score and Mathematics.

Gargi College MA Eligibility

  • Candidates must have a bachelor's Degree with 60% score.

Gargi College Departments

There are many departments at Gargi College. All the academic activities are organised and conducted through the below given departments:

Business Economics
Physical Education
Elementary Education
Political Science

Gargi College Admission

Delhi University carries out its admission processes in a centralized manner. So, candidates aspiring to get admitted into any course offered by any of the the colleges affiliated to Delhi University, including Gargi College, must follow the admission procedures mentioned on the official website of the university. Before applying for admission into a particular course, the candidate must fulfil all the corresponding eligibility criteria declared by the University of Delhi. All the necessary documents like marksheets, final certificates, caste certificates etc. have to be submitted on the website along with the online form. Further admission procedure varies based on the applicable institute and its course.

Read More: Gargi College Admission

Gargi College Results

Gargi college declares internal assessment results as well as their final exam results on their official website. The internal assessment and final exam results along with all the related notices for exams, admit cards, result declaration etc. can be accessed from Gargi College official website. For internal assessment marks, course wise PDF files can be downloaded to access the result, and similarly, upon entering student details for final exam results, the final result can also be downloaded.

Gargi College Cut Off

All the undergraduate and postgraduate programmes offered at Gargi College have their own distinct sets of cut offs. The cut offs of the current year generally depend on the class 12th marks of the candidate, number of candidates that applied for a particular course in a given year, category of the applicant, cut offs of previous years, total number of available seats in each programme, academic track record of the applying candidates, etc.

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Gargi College Campus

The campus of Gargi College is located on Siri Fort Road of New Delhi. The campus is full of well-equipped classrooms, laboratories and other infrastructure facilities. The entire campus of Gargi College has wi-fi connectivity for all the students and staff. The campus hosts all the extracurricular activities and events that are conducted by the student societies and clubs of the college across the year. Some of them include state and national sports tournaments, cultural festivals etc.

Gargi College Infrastructure

Gargi college has many important infrastructure facilities that are required for a fruitful learning experience as well as sufficient recreation. The college is one of the two colleges affiliated to Delhi University which has Bioinformatics Infrastructure Facility which can be used for bioinformatics projects by science students.The Learning Resource Center at Gargi College provides access to all the electronic learning resources available at Delhi University, which has more than 70000 books, more than 6000 e-journals, hundreds of audiovisual learning materials and more. Some of the other major facilities at Gargi College are given below.

  • Classrooms
  • Auditorium
  • Laboratories
  • Medical center
  • Cafeteria
  • Sports facilities

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Gargi College Placements

Gargi College has its dedicated placement cell, which continuously works to build and maintain corporate relationships with the existing and potential recruiters in order to carry out successful internship recruitments and final placements of the students of the college every year. The cell also prepares students for their recruitment by conducting various seminars and workshops focused on personality development and soft skill building. Some of the regular recruiters are EY GDS, KPMG India, Evalueserve and Willis Tower Watson. Deloitte, ITC, S&P, InShorts, FIS etc. are some of the major on-off recruiters at Gargi College.

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Gargi College Scholarships

Delhi University provides a lot of scholarships to the undergraduate and postgraduate students of Gargi College. These scholarships are based on either the category of the students, or the low family income of the students, or the high merit/ excellent academic performance of the students. Apart from this, Gargi college also offers financial aid to the financially needy girls with low family incomes. This is done from the student welfare fund set up at the college. Some of the scholarships offered by Delhi University are as follows:

  • Delhi University & All India Post –Graduate Scholarship
  • His Holiness The Pope Scholarship
  • Dr. V.K.R.V. Rao Endowment Book-Grant
  • Sh. Prem Prakash Award
  • The Delhi State Co-operative Union Book-Grant

Read More: Gargi College Scholarships

Gargi College Alumni

Since Gargi College is affiliated to Delhi University and has been in existence for more than 50 years, it has a massive alumni network in place. This alumni network is very helpful to the college, its students and the alumni because of the synergic resource generation happening via knowledge sharing, and aiding students in their internships and final placements. Below given are the names of few of the notable alumni of Gargi College:

  • Alankrita Sahai, Indian Actress
  • Huma Qureshi, Indian Actress
  • Sonal Chauhan, Indian Actress
  • Urvashi Rautela, Indian Actress
  • Sanya Malhotra, Indian Actress

Gargi College, Delhi University Entrance Exams Details 2021

Courses and Fees Structure of Gargi College, Delhi University

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Gargi College, Delhi University Commerce Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Commerce [B.Com]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 27,825
Bachelor of Commerce [B.Com] {Hons.}  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 27,825

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Gargi College, Delhi University Science Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Science [B.Sc]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 31,481
Master of Science [M.Sc]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 19,222
Gargi College, Delhi University Humanities and Arts Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Arts [BA]  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 28,350
Bachelor of Arts [BA] {Hons.}  3 year(s), Full Time Rs. 28,238
Master of Arts [MA]  2 year(s), Full Time Rs. 17,922
Gargi College, Delhi University Education Courses and Fees Structure
Course Name Fees Interested
Bachelor of Elementary Education [B.El.Ed]  4 year(s), Full Time Rs. 51,660

Student Satisfaction Rating 

Based on 144 Student's Reviews 7.4/10  
Overall Rating
Social Life
Rating Distribution
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Top Feature & Summary
This institute is recommended by 104/144 students

Gargi College, Delhi University Ranking

Arts Ranking
Publication Name Rank
The Week 15
India Today 9
Science Ranking
Publication Name Rank
The Week 17
India Today 12
Commerce Ranking
Publication Name Rank
India Today 14
The Week 14

Approval, Recognition, Affiliation and Accreditation

The college is approved by AICTE; affiliated to University of Delhi - [DU], New Delhi.


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Contact Details and Location

Address : Siri Fort Road, New Delhi 49, Delhi, Delhi NCR India
Website :

Student Reviews

Bachelor of Arts [BA] {Hons.} (History), batch of 2021

Class schedules will change every semester but most classes start between 8-9 AM and the day ends between 4-5 PM. The department of History is really good with excellent professors. 


College life at Gargi is an experience and you'll surely enjoy it, there are a plethora of societies you can join and there's a lot to learn. The two main fests of the college are Zistatva, the Diwali fest and Reverie, the annual fest. Every department has its own fest as well. 

Bachelor of Arts [BA] (History), batch of 2017
  1. The classes used to happen continuously and there used to be a 1 hour ECA break.
  2. The quality and method of teaching appeared good to me.
  3. The overall experience was good. The faculty are very supportive and understanding.

  • There were several student societies and clubs on the campus.
  • The main festival is the annual festival Reverie, sports day.
  • The college life was amazing in Gargi.

Bachelor of Commerce [B.Com] {Hons.}, batch of 2023

Online classes are going on from 8:30am to 3pm The quality and teaching method are excellent. The faculty staff is highly experienced. It's a good college with incredible teaching staff.


Societies like enactus, the marketing society, sparx for dance society. No idea, I am still going through virtual classes.

Bachelor of Commerce [B.Com] {Hons.}, batch of 2019

I don't have much more experience but the teachers are very good

And methods of teaching is good also as they use the latest technology  


We have many fests conducted by the college, life in college is good.

Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] (Non-Medical), batch of 2019

My college is a regular basis. Daily routine class started at 9:30 am. Projects is compulsory exams started in September... The quality of teaching is very good and easier to learn. Teachers are so loving and supportive Frank also... My experience in this college is going excellent now. I love my friends' teachers and overall staff


The students are very good and following schedule... Our team is creative about socializing topics and do new things and a good motivator. Functions are very well and enjoyable... Life of college is 4 years only cause a course limit 4 years ...timing to enjoy

Bachelor of Science [B.Sc], batch of 2020

Class timings:- 8:40 am to 5:30 pm Teaching skills are good and teachers are student friendly Experience is really good till now


Lots of societies like Indian dance society, western dance society, Indian music society, contemporary and more. Lots of festivals are celebrated like recently Diwali fest, the college fest and sports day and a lot more. Life is really good and at ease.

Bachelor of Commerce [B.Com], batch of 2018

Class timings are also good. Projects given are completed with ease. Exams are easy if studied before. Quality and method of teaching are good. Overall experience is good.


There are numbers of societies for dance, music, fashion, and photography. Main festivals on the campuses are sports day and Diwali Mela. Life in college is too good.

Bachelor of Commerce [B.Com], batch of 2016

The daily routine is from 9 AM - 3 PM. Proper assignments, projects are being given by the teachers. The quality and method of teaching are excellent. The overall experience in college is awesome.


Students societies are the department societies itself. The main festivals on campus are the respective college fests. In general, the life of college is good.

Bachelor of Commerce [B.Com] {Hons.}, batch of 2019

Gargi college has great faculty, teachers are very cooperative and most of the subjects are taught using power point presentations.


Life in this College is amazing. Gargi's annual fest 'Reverie' is one the top fests of DU. Other than the annual fest the college also organizes various other department fests , there is a Diwali celebration too. Gargi has one of the best societies of Delhi University. Be it the dance society, the dramatics society, the debating society all are amazing.

Bachelor of Science [B.Sc] (Zoology), batch of 2018

As science students, one is not surprised by the number of classes and the packed schedule, but it is not as harrowing as one may think for we get ample time to study and participate in extracurricular activities . The time table consists of theory lectures and practicals in fair distribution. If one day the classes extend till 5 in the evening, the other day one may get free by 12.30. Exams are well placed with considerable time to prepare while the assignments and projects are interesting and engaging. The teachers put in their full effort and expect the same from students as well. The college has an overall electric environment with something or another going on in every corner of the campus.


Gargi has many societies, both performing and non-performing. We have: NAZAAKAT- the Indian dance soc IRIS- the photography soc KSHITIJ- the street play so ENLIVEN- the Western dance soc EUPHONY- western music so GLASS EYE- the film soc HUES- the fine arts soc QUILLUMINATI- the English creative writing soc QUIZZITO- the quiz soc UPSTAGE- the dramatics soc The college arranges inter-disciplinary seminars at national level every year and summer workshops are conducted regularly . The annual fest- REVERIE is considered one of the best fests of south campus especially with the number key attendees and the kind of guests that are invited. This year the guests included the model-turned-actress and alumni of Gargi Urvashi Rautela, veteran actress Ratna Pathak Shah as well as various other famously musicians.

Bachelor of Arts [BA] (Psychology), batch of 2015
  • Everyday is different in the psychology department of the college. The timetable is very flexible. Usually, the college starts from 8:45am.

  • The college offers a variety of societies including dance, music, drama, Ncc, photography, etc.
  • Reverie is the college annual fest.
  • The college is amazing. It is the best for holistic development for students.

Discussion Forum



Hi Jyoti,

Admission Procedures.

  1. The subject 'lnformatics Practices' will be equivalent to Computer Science for admission to B.Sc.(Hons.) Computer Science only.
  2.  The candidates must have studied and passed Mathematics at the qualifying exam for admission to Honours in Commerce.
  • (a) For admission to Honours in any language course, advantage of 2% in the Best of Four percentage will be given to those candidates who have studied the elective language.
  • (b) In case, a candidate has not studied the language at qualifying exam and is seeking admission to Honours in that language, she will be given a disadvantage of 5% in Best of Four percentage.
  • (c) For admission to Honours in English and Hindi, the candidate must have studied and passed the respective language in the qualifying exam and it will be included for calculation of Best of Four percentage.

Admission to Science Courses The Basis of Selection for Science Physics, Chemistry and Maths (PCM). For Chemistry (Hons.), Physics (Hons.), B.Sc Programme (Physical Science) and Physics, Chemistry and Biology/Biotechnology (PCB). For B.Sc (Hons.) in Botany, Microbiology, Zoology and B.Sc Progrqamme (Life Science)


1.Date of Birth Certificate (Class X Certificate).

2. Certificate of the last examination passed.

3. Mark sheet of the last examination passed.

4. Character Certificate from the school/college last attended.

5. College leaving/Migration Certificate wherever necessary.

6. Certificate of having passed a Board or Class VIII Examination in Hindi (if exemption from Compulsory test in Hindi is sought).

7. Relevant Caste certificate (including SC, ST, OBC non-creamy layer), Disability certificate and certificate from Armed Forces, whichever applicable, in case admission is sought in reserved category.

8. Medical Fitness and Participation Certificates for admission on sports basis.

9. Participation Certificates for Extra-Curricular Activities for admission on ECA quota.

10. One Stamp-sized photograph to be affixed on the admission form.

11. Numbered slip contained in the prospectus of this College, signed by the Candidate.

12. Photocopy of the Common Pre-admission form of DU.


• Self-attested copies will be accepted. It is made clear that if any false attestation/falsified records are detected, the student will be debarred from attending any course in the University or its college(s) for next five years and in addition, a criminal case under relevant sections of IPC (viz. 470, 471, 474 IPC etc.) will be instituted against her to subject her to the requisite criminal proceeding.

• The candidate's name in the application form should be the same as in the Birth Certificate.

• Please add father's name/surname to avoid confusion between identical names while tabulating marks at a later stage.

• Indicate your preference for the medium of instruction wherever applicable.


• No compartment cases to be considered.

• For Science 70% theory and 30% practical component is must, if theory component is less than disadvantage of 10% in each subject may be given.

• 1st Cut-off students will be eligible on the last day of the 2nd Cut-off if the seats are available . They are not eligible on the last day of 3rd Cut-off.

• Do not send any students to DSW and South Campus.

• We will be keeping all original certificates.

Thank You

Answer By: Getmyuni

30 May 2016




 Hello Mohd Saif.

Here are some of the courses you might be interested to look into for completing your degree in commerece . 

Bachelor of Business Studies (BBS)

Bachelor of Management Studies (BMS)

Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA)

Bachelor of comerec (B.Com)

Charted accountancy ( CA)

Company Secretary (CS)

Bachelor of Hotel Management (BHM)



Answer By: Getmyuni

06 Jun 2016

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