Lady Shri Ram College For Women is one of the most well renowned and prestigious colleges of Delhi University. Established in 1956 in New Delhi by the late Sir Shri Ram in memory of his wife, it has now become the dream college for girls all over the country.
With the atmosphere buzzing with all the admission and college charcha, let‚Äôs take a sneak peek into the lifestyle at LSR.
COURSES OFFERED AT LSR
Under Graduate Courses
‚Ä¢ B.A. Programme
‚Ä¢ Bachelor of Elementary Education
‚Ä¢ B.Sc. Mathematics(H)
‚Ä¢ B.Sc. Statistics(H)
‚Ä¢ B.A. English(H)
‚Ä¢ B.A. History(H)
‚Ä¢ B.A. Economics(H)
‚Ä¢ B.A. Sanskrit(H)
‚Ä¢ B.A. Philosophy (H)
‚Ä¢ B.A. Pshycology(H)
‚Ä¢ B.A. Political Science(H)
‚Ä¢ B.A. Sociology(H)
‚Ä¢ B.A. Hindi(H)
Apart from these full time courses, LSR also offers a One year Diploma programme in Conflict Transformation and Peacebuilding (CTPB).
SOCIETY CULTURE AT LSR
LSR has a multitude of societies, both academic and non- academic to cater to all interests.The societies are actice throughout the year and provide a great learning experience to all involved.
‚Ä¢ The Indian Music Society (IMS)
‚Ä¢ The Western Music Society (WMS)
‚Ä¢ Elocution Society
‚Ä¢ Debate Society
‚Ä¢ Connecting Dreams LSR Chapter
‚Ä¢ Women Development Cell
‚Ä¢ Hive-Fine Arts
‚Ä¢ Expressions- Creative Writing Society
‚Ä¢ Projeckt-Film & Photography
‚Ä¢ Abhivyakti- Hindi Creative Writing Society
‚Ä¢ Prakriti- Environment Society
‚Ä¢ Information Cell
‚Ä¢ Voluntary Agency Placement Programme ( VAPP )
‚Ä¢ The Dramatics Society
‚Ä¢ Interface- The Academic Forum
‚Ä¢ Dance Society
‚Ä¢ Quiz Society
‚Ä¢ World University Service Society
PLACEMENTS AT LSR
The Placement Cell report for the year 2016-17 reads as follows:
‚ÄúThe Placement Cell has had an unprecedented year in placements with the highest domestic package in the University of Delhi of INR 37.8 lacs per annum being offered to a student. Moreover, the Cell has facilitated placements of 120 students this year by hosting a plethora of first-time recruiters; Bira, AIG as well as previous associates such as McKinsey, Citi, Bloomberg and the Big 4 Audit firms among many others with the average compensation package rising to 6.3 lacs p.a. as compared to the previous years. The Placement Cell also continues to collaborate with Swavalamban in its endeavour to seek employment for the differently-abled and the underprivileged.‚Äù
‚Ä¢ TARANG- THE ANNUAL CULTURAL FEST of LSR is one of the most awaited festivals in DU. TARANG is known for bringing together the best student talent from across the country in fields of music, dance, dramatics, debating, fine arts, quiz, films, photography and other areas of art and culture.
‚Ä¢ NOOR- NSS Diwali Mela is an annual fun fair organized by the members of NSS LSR. The fair sees a huge turnout every year and arts and crafts stalls are st up by the students.
‚Ä¢ All the departments also have their annual 3-day fests right after tarang.Stretched over a period of 1-2 months, all the department fests see massive participation from DU.
‚Ä¢ LSR has been ranked as the #1 ARTS college for the past two years by INDIA TODAY.
‚Ä¢ It has consitently been ranked among the top 5 colleges of commerce.
‚Ä¢ LSR has been ranked as the best college for studying journalism by India Today.
FOOD JOINTS INSIDE AND OUTSIDE THE COLLEGE CAMPUS
The college campus in itself has multiple food spots. From the cafeteria which offers some of the best momos in DU, to Nescafe and Mother Diary which have the most refreshing drinks and mouth watering Maggi, these spots are all the girls‚Äô favourite.
Also available at the back gate are the tastiest chilli potato and the all time summer hit blue carrasso.
The front gate caters to the more spice-loving portion of the students with sev puri and bhel puri which are worth dying for.
These are just some of the few reasons to fall in love with this college and aspire to be a part of this magical world.
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