Top 10 Arts Colleges in Delhi University (DU)

Janvi Bhambri
Janvi BhambriPublished On: July 21, 2020

Delhi University is known to provide top quality education in the field of Arts & Humanities. Check the list of top 10 Arts colleges in Delhi University (DU) here.

 

Top DU Arts Colleges

Top DU Arts Colleges - The arts stream offers a wide variety of courses and opens up gates to a plethora of career options. The stream is broadly categorized into humanities, fine arts, visual arts, and performing arts. This stream focuses on an in-depth knowledge of subjects like Literature, Sociology, Economics, Acting, Music, Dancing, Political Science, Geography, History, Philosophy, Ancient and Modern Languages and others.

With a creative mind, basic knowledge of the field and spirit to go offbeat, one can do wonders in this stream.

    Right from its establishment, Delhi Universityhas maintained its reputation as one of the most sought-after colleges in India. Delhi University is on top of every student’s list when it comes to deciding the right Arts college. Apart from that, there are other Arts Colleges in Delhi that students can consider while filling admission applications.

    With DU admissions currently underway, the hunt for the perfect college is on.

    Thus, CollegeDekho brings you with top 10 Delhi University Colleges for Arts:

    Table of Contents

    List of Top 10 DU Arts Colleges & NIRF Rank
    List of BA Courses offered by LSRList of BA Courses offered by St. Stephen's College
    List of BA Courses offered by Hindu CollegeList of BA Courses offered by Miranda House
    List of BA Courses offered by Hansraj CollegeList of BA Courses offered by Ramjas College
    List of BA Courses Offered by SRCCList of BA Courses offered by Indraprastha College for Women
    List of BA Courses offered by Sri Venkateswara CollegeList of BA Courses offered by Jesus & Mary College
    List of Top Private BA Colleges-

    List of Top 10 DU Arts Colleges & NIRF Rank 2020

    Here is the list of Top 10 DU Arts Colleges -

    Name of the CollegeNIRF Rank 2020
    Lady Shri Ram College2
    St. Stephen's College4
    Hindu College3
    Miranda House1
    Hansraj College9
    Ramjas College-
    Shri Ram College of Commerce12
    Indraprastha College for Wome43
    Sri Venkateswara College14
    Jesus & Mary College37

    1. Lady Shri Ram College for Women (LSR)

    Lady Shri Ram College for Women also known as LSR is on top of our list as it has emerged as one of the premier institutes not only in Delhi but also all over the country for Arts stream. The college was established in the year 1956 by the late Sir Shri Ram in memory of his wife. LSR is for sure a centre for academic excellence, but only for girls.

    BA Courses offered by LSR

    The following BA courses are offered by LSR -

    EconomicsEnglish
    HindiHistory
    JournalismPhilosophy
    Political SciencePsychology
    SanskritSociology

    Also Read:Best Mass Communication Govt. Colleges in India

    2. St. Stephen’s College

    The St. Stephen’s College was established in the year 1922. The college began with just five students and three teachers in a small house in Katra Khushal Rai near Kinari Bazar in Chandni Chowk. Currently, it has emerged as a top-notch educational institute and is best known for its record-breaking placements.

    BA Hons Courses offered by St. Stephen's College

    Here is the list of BA courses offered by St. Stephen's College -

    EconomicsEnglish
    HistoryPhilosophy
    SanskritBA Programme

    3. Hindu College

    Hindu College is recognized as one of the premier academic institutions in the country. With its alumni's making their name as prominent members of the ministry and the media field, Hindu college stands tall with pride. The college was founded by Late Shri Krishan Dassji Gurwale in the year 1899 and its modern campus is spread across 25 acres.

    BA Courses offered by Hindu College

    Here is the list of BA courses offered by Hindu College -

    EnglishHindi
    SanskritEconomics
    HistoryPolitical Science
    SociologyPhilosophy
    MusicBA Programme

    4. Miranda House

    The Miranda House College was founded by the then Vice-Chancellor Sir Maurice Gwyer in the year 1948, with its architecture designed by famous architect Walter George. The college has proven itself in the education field due to its academic excellence and currently offers liberal education in humanities and science to more than 2500 students.

    BA Courses offered by Miranda House

    Here is the list of BA courses offered by Miranda House -

    BA ProgrammeBengali
    EconomicsEnglish
    GeographyHindi
    HistoryMusic
    PhilosophyPolitical Science
    SanskritSociology

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    5. Hansraj College

    The Hans Raj College was established in the year 1948 and was inspired by renowned nationalist, Mahatma Hans Raj. The college’s alumni lists hold names of prominent people from the media industry, making it a popular choice among the youth.

    BA Courses offered by Hansraj College

    EconomicsEnglish
    HindiHistory
    PhilosophySanskrit

    6. Ramjas College

    Mr. Rai Kedar Nath laid the foundation for Ramjas College in the year 1917, thus making it one of the oldest colleges in Delhi. The college has modernised itself with state of the art infrastructure, spacious campus and industry-trained faculty.

    BA Courses Offered by Ramjas College

    BA ProgrammeEnglish
    HindiSanskrit
    EconomicsHistory
    Political ScienceMusic

    Also Read:Eligibility, selection process and important dates for Delhi University's distance learning programmes.

    7. Shri Ram College of Commerce (SRCC)

    Since its establishment in the year 1926, Shri Ram College of Commerce has earned its reputation as one of the premier commerce colleges in Delhi University and maintains it till now. The college stands tall with pride due to its academic excellence and record placements.

    BA Courses offered by SRCC

    BA Hons Economics

    8. Indraprastha College For Women

    Established in 1924, Indraprastha College for Women is a pioneer in the field of women’s education. Set up in the office cum residence of the British Commander-in-Chief (1938) the College Building has been declared a ‘heritage building’ by the Government of Delhi.

    BA Courses Offered by Indraprastha College for Women

    EconomicsEnglish
    GeographyHistory
    HindiMusic
    PhilosophyPolitical Science
    SociologyBA Programme
    PsychologySanskrit

    Also Read:Comparison between Political Science and Public Administration courses.

    9. Sri Venkateswara College

    The foundation stone for this 15 acres campus was laid in 1961. Sri Venkateswara College popularly known as Venky was set up to provide quality education to South Indian Students. Over the years, it not only has removed reservations for minority or religious classes but has also emerged as one of the top-notch institutes in the field of Science, Arts and Commerce.

    BA Courses offered Sri Venkateswara College

    Here is the list of BA courses offered by Sri Venkateswara College -

    BA ProgrammeEconomics
    HindiSanskrit
    EnglishPolitical Science
    Sociology-

    10. Jesus & Mary College (JMC)

    JMC not only holds a separate admission process for its courses but also is one of the few Universities that have no affiliation to Delhi Universities Student Union. The college was established in the year 1961 and provides its students' courses in Arts, Commerce and Mathematics.

    BA Courses offered by Jesus & Mary College

    EconomicsEnglish
    HindiHistory
    Political SciencePsychology
    Sociology-

    Also Read:Delhi University language course that you can take up in your free time.

    List of Top Private BA Colleges 2020

    Apart from DU colleges, you can also check the list of top private BA colleges in India -

    Jagaran Lake City University - BhopalGraphic Era (Deemed-tobe-University) Dehradun
    Birla Global University - BhubaneswarDr. KN Modi University - Jaipur
    Mody University - SikarSRM University - Sonepat
    JECRC University - JaipurQuantum University - Roorkee
    The ICFAI University - RaipurShoolini University - Himachal Pradesh
    Dr. MGR Education and Research InstituteNIMS University - Jaipur
    Noida International University - Greater NoidaMansarovar Global University
    Poddar Group of InstitutionsBML Munjal University, Gurgaon

    Hope our list helped you in finding the right college in accordance with your 12th percentage.

    Do let us know in the comments below if your favourite Arts college in Delhi University has been missed out.

    CollegeDekho wishes you all the best!!

    For the list of more colleges in different streams, please click on the links below

    Some of the career options available to an art graduate include:

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