Sri Venkateswara College (SVC) established in 1962 is a co-ed constituent affiliated to University of Delhi. The motto of the college is “Truth through self-education.” The college has been ranked among the top 5 colleges by NIRF. It has been accredited “A” Grade by NAAC. It offers undergraduate and in all the three streams - Arts, Commerce and Science. The college also offers postgraduate and add-on courses.
Sri Venkateswara: Courses Offered
The college offers undergraduate courses which are mentioned below:
- B.A. (Hons) - Economics, English, Hindi, History, Political Science, Sanskrit, Sociology.
- B.A. Programme
- B.Com. Programme
- B.Com. (Hons)
- B.Sc. Life Sciences
- B.Sc. (Hons) - Bio-Chemistry, Botany, Chemistry, Electronics, Mathematics, Physics, Statistics, Zoology, Biological Sciences
The college also offers postgraduate courses which are mentioned below:
- M.A. - English, Sanskrit, History, Mathematics, Statistics
- M.Sc. - Mathematics, Statistics, Botany, Chemistry, Physics, Zoology
Sri Venkateswara College Admissions
Admission for UG courses 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 on their marks will be considered for admission. Applicants seeking admission under supernumerary categories, namely Reservation of seats for Persons with Disabilities (PwD), Kashmiri Migrant (KM), Reservation for Armed Forces (CW) and Ward Quota shall also apply online on the UG admission portal.
Note: Admission to Sri Venkateswara College is as per guidelines laid by the University of Delhi.
Sri Venkateswara College Placements
The Placement Cell of Sri Venkateswara College helps students reach new heights by organising placement drives, events, offers with a top-notch organisation like American Express, Deloitte, Willis Tower Watson, Boston Consulting Group, Byju’s, Indigo Airlines. The average package lies between INR 4 - INR 5 LPA. The highest package stood at INR 17.5 LPA.
Events like Annual Internship Affair where students get a plethora of opportunities are also organised by the cell.
- Boys/Girls Hostel facilities
- Auditorium with a seating capacity of 800
- Audio-visual Seminar Hall
- Sports facilities - cricket field, lawn tennis, basket-ball court
- Bioinformatics centre to promote biology studies through bioinformatics
- Well stocked library
- Medical Room
Sri Venkateswara College Scholarships
The college offers various scholarships/awards/medals to students. Some of them are mentioned below:
- Post Matric Scholarship to SC/ST/OBC/Minorities Students.
- Post-Graduate Indira Gandhi Scholarship Scheme for Single Girl Child: The duration of scholarships is two years and the rate of scholarship is Rs 2,000/- per month.
- Balaji Merit Medal (30 Grams Silver Medal): It will be awarded to students who secure I position in B.Sc(Hons) Zoology III Year.
- Soundarya Nayaki Govindswamy Memorial Medal (30 Grams Silver Medal): It will be awarded to the student who secures I Position in B.A.(Hons) Economics III year.
- Freeships and Financial Aid: to needy and meritorious people.
Sri Venkateswara College Notable Alumni:
- Aditi Singh Sharma- She is a famous Indian singer
- Raghu Ram- Producer of reality show MTV roadies
- Kamaal Rashid Khan- Indian film Actor, director, producer
- Tania Sachdev- Chess player