University of Delhi

University of Delhi Ranking

country rank: 1
world rank: 248

University Overview

The University of Delhi was founded in 1922 as a non-profit public higher education institution in the metropolitan environment of New Delhi (population range of over 5,000,000 people), NCT of Delhi. The University of Delhi (DU) is a major (Topuniversitieslist enrolment range: over-45,000 students) coeducational Indian higher education institution that is officially recognized by the University Grants Commission of India. The University of Delhi (DU) provides a variety of courses and programs that lead to legally recognized higher education degrees such as bachelor’s degrees in a variety of fields. For further information, see the degree levels and fields of study matrix below from Topuniversitieslist. Applicants from all around the world are welcome to apply. Students may use DU’s library, accommodation, sports facilities, study abroad and exchange programs, and administrative services, among other academic and non-academic facilities and services.

University of Delhi Ranking

University Identity

Name University of Delhi
Acronym DU
Founded 1922
Motto Nishta Drithih Satyam Dedicated to Truth

University Location

Address North Delhi Campus, Near Mall Road New Delhi 110 007 NCT of Delhi India
Tel +91 (11) 2766 7011
Fax +91 (11) 2766 7049

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Not reported Not reported
Not reported Not reported

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Not reported
Admission Rate Not reported

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment over-45,000
Academic Staff 3,000-3,499
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Not reported
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Not reported
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) Association of Indian Universities (AIU) Medical Council of India (MCI) Universitas 21 (U21)

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