Profile of Deen Dayal Upadhyaya College
(University of Delhi)
Name of the College : Deen Dayal Upadhyaya College,
Courses/ Seats available : B.Sc. (Hons.) Computer Science 46, B.Sc. (Hons.) Electronics 46, B.Sc. (Hons.) Physics 46, B.Sc. (Hons.) Maths 62, B.Com (Hons.) 123, B.A. (Hons.) English 31, B.Sc (Prog.) Physical Science 77, B.Sc (Prog.) Life Science 77, B.Sc (Prog.) Applied Science 62, B.B.S. 46, B.A. (Prog.) 92.
Entrance Examination : Admission to BBS and PGDCA will be on the basis of a common entrance test conducted by the University of Delhi.
Faculty Strength : 79
Hostel facility : Not Available
(Paying Guest Accommodation is available in adjoining area).
Fee : Annual fee varies from Rs 6000/- to Rs. 9000/- (approx.) for all Courses except B.Sc (Hons.) Computer Science & PGDCA for which Course Fee of Rs. 15,000/- and Rs. 10,000/- is extra.
Campus life : The college organizes eight functions every year :
Orientation Programme, a day before the Opening of the College for First year students and their parents.
Founder’s Day on 25th September.
Vande Mataram – an inter-college Classical Dance and Choir competition.
‘Kalarav’ – The Annual Cultural Festival.
Melange – The Management Fest of the Department of Business Studies.
Tech Marathon – the IT Fest of the Department of Computer Science.
Sports Day and Annual Day.
Besides the college is abuzz with extra-curricular activities such as Music Society, Voice-The Debating Society, Yavanika-Dramatics Club, DDUC-Spic Macay Chapter, Gandhi Study Circle, Eco-Club, Photography Club, Adventure Club, Women Development Cell, NSS.
In addition some of the Subject Societies – Abhivyakti, Aryabhatta Science Forum, Charak Sushrut Biochemical Society, Zest-English Society, Sanganika-The Computer Society, Harish Chandra Mathematical Society, CommUNITY-The Commerce Society and BBS also organize various Seminars/Workshops during the year.
Placement : The Placement Cell, focuses on preparing the candidates to face interviews during the placement season and organizes Seminars / Workshops on various topics of interest. In the previous year, five students of B.Sc (H) Computer Science have been selected by Wipro Technologies and four of B.Sc (H) Physics and Electronics were placed in IBM Daksh.
The Placement Cell is assisting students in a variety of ways. It helps them to plan their resumes, understand job profiles and prepares them for interviews with companies. The aim of this team is to develop the personal and professional skills of students. The students of the BBS Course were short listed by KPMG, Capital IQ, Hewitt & Associates, JWT, HDFC Standard Life and some others.