St. Stephen's College, Delhi

Delhi (Delhi) Approved by : UGC, NAAC
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St. Stephen's College

Considered as one of the oldest colleges in Delhi, St Stephen’s College is one of the three constituent colleges of the University of Delhi. Founded on 1st February 1881 by Rev. Samuel Scott Allnut, the college began with just three teachers and five students in a small house near Kinari Bazar of Chandni Chowk. St Stephen's College shifted to its present site in North Campus area of the University Enclave in 1941. The eye-catching red-bricked building of the college was designed by the renowned architect Walter Sykes George.  At first, the college became affiliated to Calcutta University and later to Punjab University but it became affiliated to the University of Delhi in 1992 with its establishment.

With a huge list of notable alumni in various fields, St. Stephen’s College has been accredited by UGC and awarded ‘A’ grade with 3.21 CGPA by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC). The college has also been ranked 2nd in NIRF All India Ranking 2018 in college category. From Barkha Dutt to Rajiv Sethi, from Rahul Gandhi to Raam Reddy the college has been producing these much-celebrated leaders in various fields ever since it began imparting knowledge.

St Stephen’s College has students and faculty from all communities and parts of India and has an all-denomination and all-India membership. When it comes to providing the best facility, the college leaves no stone unturned to make it possible. St Stephen’s College has the provision for both boys and girls hostel with an intake capacity of more than 350 students.

The fine library with a large number of books; the fields for outdoor games; the common rooms and gyms, the college provides plentiful facilities for the advancement of integrated personalities. St Stephen’s College has 14 departments that cater to 19 different undergraduate and postgraduate courses. It also offers certificate courses in 8 foreign languages.

The college believes in the overall development of the students and encourages them to participate in extracurricular activities along with academics. Student clubs and societies (be it cultural or academic) play a vital role in the life of St Stephen’s College. The most interesting thing about this college is that it has a society for every subject which organizes as well as sponsors extra-curricular activities for the students to enhance their interest in the subject.

Every year the college awards more than a hundred prizes and scholarships to its deserving students which stimulates the interest in them to participate more. St Stephen’s College also provides financial assistance to its needy students to make sure that no one's right to education is violated due to the financial crisis.

Since its inception, the placement cell of the college has been striving to live up to the reputation it is distinguished as and it never fails. It helps its students in getting recruited in one of the largest firms and companies of the country as well as in abroad with an amazing package of up to ? 40 lac per annum.

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Top Courses & Fees

  • BA 6 Courses Available
    Avg Annual Fee 41.9 K
  • BSc 6 Courses Available
    Avg Annual Fee 29.2 K
  • MA 7 Courses Available
  • MSc 4 Courses Available



    • Ranked in 2018
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Placement and Salary Trends

  • Average Package
    8.25 Lacs
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  • Max Package
    29 Lacs
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Awards and Rankings

Ranked No. 1 (In Science) and Ranked No. 2 (In Arts) St. Stephen College, Delhi

Top Recruiting Companies

  • Citi Bank

  • Ernst and Young

  • morgan stanley

  • Bain & Company India Private Limited

  • atkearney

  • McKinsey & Co

  • The Parthenon Group

  • Times of India

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