Gargi College - GC
Gargi College, Arts & Commerce, was established in 1967. This college is situated in New Delhi. The college is a leading south campus college of the University of Delhi. This college is only for women and it offers education in Commerce, Arts and Humanities, Education and Science. Gargi College is one of the two colleges in Delhi, which have been awarded the prestigious college, with a Potential for Excellence grant, by the University Grants Commission. The award was given to this college because of its holistic approach towards its excellent track record in other aspects of college functioning, academics and teaching. The mission of Gargi College is that 'every student who passes through the portals of the college emerges as a wholly developed individual symbolizing the spirit of enterprise and inquiry that characterizes Gargi.' The College has over 185 members of the faculty and most of them hold doctorate degree. Some are engaged in major research programmes funded by UGC and DST. Faculty members are guiding M.Sc. and Ph.D. students and we have research collaboration both of national and international level. Not only faculty but our students are also publishing research papers. The College arranges inter-disciplinary seminars at national level every year. Research is encouraged even at the undergraduate level. Summer workshops are conducted regularly for science students. Students regularly make presentations in departmental activities.
In order to facilitate the three major objectives of providing guidance and support in the areas of placements (and internships), career guidance and higher education options to students, the Gargi Placement Cell organized the following activities:
- Aptitude tests
- Pre-placement seminars
- Recruitment drives
Seminars on higher education opportunities, Group Discussion strategies, Power of personal appearance, aptitude enhancement and Entrepreneurship were organized. An aptitude test drive was conducted in collaboration with NITAT. Teach for India, Gandhi Foundation and The Oberoi group had pre-placement seminars in the college.
Nine companies have visited the college for recruitment drive so far, some of them being Evalueserve, S&P Capital IQ, Ernst & Young, KPMG, Smart Cube and Genpac. The highest package offered this year was 5.24 lac per annum. Six companies are scheduled to visit the college in the month of March.
|Number of visiting companies||6|
|Average Salary||2.0 lacs|
|Min Salary||3.5 lacs|
|Max Salary||5.2 lacs|