Kirori Mal College (KMC) has been accredited A+ Grade by NAAC with 3.54 CGPA. The college offers 5 undergraduate and postgraduate programs in different specializations. The college has an intake capacity of more than 1200 students in its academic programs. Admission to these courses is done on the basis of cutoff released by Delhi University.
Kirori Mal College Highlights
|Type of Programs||Undergraduate and Postgraduate|
|Admission Criteria||Merit and Entrance based|
KMC offers various UG courses in more than 15 different departments. Tabulated below are the details for the same:
|Applied Physical Science|
Note: The college also offers postgraduate courses in Economics, History, Political Science, English, Hindi, Mathematics & Operations Research, Physics, Chemistry, Botany, Zoology, Sanskrit and Urdu.
Given below is the fee structure for the college:
|Course Name||Fees (INR)|
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Kirori Mal College Admissions
Since the college is a part of the University of Delhi, there is a centralized form of the university available on its official website i.e., www.du.ac.in. Candidates are required to fill the online admission form and upload the prerequisite documents. They can choose their college as well course preferences. Students are expected to wait till KMC releases their first cut off. Every year, in the last week of July, the college releases its first then second and third respectively. As per the cutoff requirements, eligible candidates can directly report to the college for verification of documents.
Admission is based on the basis of merit list by calculating ‘Best Four’ - one language subject and three best academic/elective subjects. Shortlisted candidates on the basis of their marks will be considered for admission.
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Kirori Mal College Cutoff
The following represents the cutoff released by the college for academic session 2019-20:
Kirori Mal Scholarships
There are various scholarships that are offered by the college. Few of them are listed below:
- Students belonging to Scheduled Caste/Tribe are eligible for the Post-Matric Scholarships of Directorate, Delhi Administration, Delhi.
- Students who have obtained first division (60% marks or more) in their public examination can apply for a load through college under National Loan Scholarship Scheme.
- Financial Aid in the form of fee concession is also available to deserving students.
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A number of awards are given to the students of the college. Some of them are Y.N. Bhatt Award, N.S. Khare Award, Ganga Saran Award, Jai Dev Anand, etc.
Kirori Mal Placements
The placement cell of KMC is active and provides various opportunities for students. The cell holds pre-placement talks, interactive sessions and event collaborations for the students. It also organizes various workshops, seminars, and guest lectures in order to keep the students updated with the ongoing and upcoming trends in the industry.
|Total no. of companies visited||73|
|Average package ||INR 4.6 LPA|
|Highest package||INR 19.5 LPA|
|Total no. of students registered ||440|
|No. of students placed from Commerce stream||64|
|No. of students placed from Science stream||7|
|No. of students placed from Humanities||19|
Some of the prominent recruiters of the college include Ernst and Young, Deloitte, KPMG, American Express, Byju’s, Mckinsey, NIIT, Meritnation, Magicpin, Decathlon, ITC Limited, etc.
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Kirori Mal College Facilities
The college offers various facilities for students. Some of them are as follows:
- Library: The college consists of the most extensive libraries in Delhi University. It has 1.5 Lac books and can accommodate 350 students. The library has subscribed to 52 journals, 32 periodicals, and 16 newspapers.
- Laboratories: It has modern and well-equipped laboratories for all science courses – Physics, Chemistry, Zoology, and Botany.
- Central Computer Lab: It is a fully air-conditioned facility that enables the students to update of the changing trends in both academia and industry.
- Hostels: There are a total of 89 rooms that can house about 150 students from India and abroad. It provides all the necessary facilities such as Wi-Fi, Mess, common room, dining room, medical facilities, etc.
Kirori Mal College Faculty
The college has highly experienced and educated faculty members for each department. Most of the faculty members hold a doctoral degree in their areas of specialization. Given below are the details for some of them:
Prof. Mahesh Kumar
Qualifications: B.A., M.A., M.Phil and Ph.D.
Awards: Shri Maithlisharan Gupt Award in 1978 and Savitri Sinha Award in 1978.
Prof. Vidya Sinha
Qualifications: B.A.(Hons), M.A., M.Phil and Ph.D.
Awards: UGC Junior Research Fellowship for M.Phil and 2nd prize in All India Poetry Competition
Prof. Manju Rani
Qualifications: B.A., M.A., M.Phil, Ph.D.
Awards: Bhasha Gaurav 2014, Rashtrabhasha Gaurav 2014, Loins Club Jodhpur
Prof. Shyam Kumar
Qualifications: M.A, Ph.D., and M.Phil
Awards: Dr. Rajendra Prasad Teachers’ Award in 2014
Prof. Roopinder Oberoi
Qualifications: B.A.(Hons), M.A, Ph.D., and M.Phil
Awards: Emerald Literati Network Awards for Excellence, Junior Research Fellowship and Post Doctorate Fellowship Award by UGC
KMC Notable Alumni
The college is known to have produced many prominent personalities such as Amitabh Bachchan, Naveen Patnaik, Satish Kaushik, Saeed Naqvi, KK, G.P. Koirala, etc.
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About Kirori Mal College
Kirori Mal College is a constituent college of the University of Delhi which was established in the year 1954. It is located in the North campus of the university, New Delhi. It has 17 acres of the sprawling campus of world-class infrastructure. It also has various activities and societies in music, dance, art, theatre, debate.
Kirori Mal College FAQs
Ques. Which college is better, Kirori Mal or Hindu College?
Ans. If we talk about academics, Hindu College is known to have an edge over Kirori Mal as the ratio of seats is less in Hindu. In terms of teaching, both colleges have excellent faculty members. Both the colleges are leading towards the modernization of the infrastructure by overpassing traditional values.
Ques. What is the fee structure of Kirori Mal College?
Ans. The fees vary as per the categories of the students. In general, for the General category, students have to pay INR 11,000 for the studies. Foreign students will need to pay up to INR 15,000.
Ques. How can I register myself for the hostel facility at the college?
Ans. Only those students can apply for seats whose admission is confirmed in Kirori Mal College. This is purely done on a merit basis. Forms are available at hostel office (the date are declared generally after 4-5 cutoff are out)