Gargi College, Delhi ranked at #16 by NIRF in the colleges category. Gargi College is one of the two colleges of Delhi to be awarded a prestigious “College with potential for Excellence” grant in 2004-2005.

Gargi College offers education to women and is affiliated to Delhi University. The college is located in the south campus of DU & was established in 1967.

Gargi College flagships BA Hons program in 8 different subjects that are Hindi, English, Applied Psychology, Political Science, Economics, Philosophy, Sanskrit and Hindi. Gargi College is also offering courses like BBE, B.Com (Hons), B.El.Ed, M.Sc.

Candidates are selected based on Merit for BBE, B.Sc (Hons), B.Com, B.Com (Hons). BA (Hons) candidates are selected based on DU JAT Score. The Admissions for both UG and PG programs will start in May (Tentative).

Gargi College Course Highlights

Established|Institute Type 1967 | Public
Approved by UGC
Affiliated by Delhi University
Accredited by NAAC Grade ‘A’
Courses offered BA, B.Sc,, M.A, B.Com (Hons), MA, Add-on courses
Application mode online
Admission criteria UG: Merit-based PG: Merit / Entrance based
Placements offered Yes
Facilities available Auditorium, Laboratories, medical room, Bookstore, Library, etc
Official website

Gargi College Rankings

For Arts by Indiatoday 9 2020
For science by India Today 14 2020
For commerce by Indiatoday 14 2020
For science by outlook 13 2020
For commerce by outlook 15 2020
For Arts by outlook 9 2020
For commerce by The Week 2020 14 2020

Gargi College Courses

BA (Hons)
  • Duration: 3 Years
  • Fees: INR 12,295
  • Eligibility: Aggregate 45% marks in the qualifying examination. Candidates securing 50% marks in the concerned subjects are also eligible for the course.
  • Specializations: Economics, English, Applied Psychology, Philosophy, Hindi, Sanskrit, Political Science, History
10+2 with 60% + Valid DU JAT score
B.Com (Hons)
  • Duration: 3 Years
  • Fees: INR 12,495
  • Eligibility: An aggregate of 45% marks in the qualifying examination and have passed Mathematics/Business Mathematics at the qualifying examination.
  • Duration: 3 Years
  • Fees: INR 12,495
  • Eligibility: Candidates should have a minimum of 40% marks aggregate in the qualifying examination.
B.Sc (Hons)
  • Duration: 3 Years
  • Fees: INR 14,045
  • Eligibility: 55% aggregate marks in physics, chemistry, biology/biotechnology along with passing in one compulsory language with 50% marks in Mathematics and an aggregate of 45% marks in the qualifying examination.
  • Specializations: Microbiology, Zoology, Mathematics, Chemistry, Physics and Botany
Merit Based
  • Duration: 4 Years
  • Fees: INR 16,485
  • Eligibility: Passed the 10+2 with a minimum of 50% examination from a recognized board
  • Duration: 2 Years
  • Fees: INR 13,331
  • Eligibility: Completed graduation in the relevant stream with a minimum of 50% marks
  • Duration: 2 Years
  • Fees: INR 13,331
  • Eligibility: Must have passed Ba/ B.Sc Hons with 50% marks

Gargi College Admission

Admission at Gargi college is either entrance-based or merit-based. candidates for courses like BA, BA (Hons), Bcom, BCom (Hons), and other UG courses are selected based on the merit of the last qualifying examination, whereas candidates for PG courses such as MA and MSc, B.Ei.Ed is selected based on the entrance examination/qualifying examination.

How to apply?

The students who wish to apply for the courses at the Gargi college may follow the following steps:

  • The students can fill the application form through online mode.
  • The candidates have to visit the official website of the college.
  • ;Then one has to register themselves by providing an email Id and phone number.
  • ;Then one has to fill the application form by filling in the personal information and the necessary academic qualification.
  • ;Then the candidate has to upload the required documents.
  • Then one has to pay the application fees of INR 250/- (INR 100/- for SC/ST) for UG courses and INR 500 (INR 250/- for SC/ST) for PG courses through net banking /Debit card/Credit card.

Gargi College Placements

A placement cell is organized within the campus of Gargi college which has contributed immensely to its reputation and development.

  • The cell provides various opportunities to the students to develop their personality by conducting seminars and workshops.
  • The cell also provides internship opportunities to the students from the companies such as EY, Business Outlook, Qrius (Indian Economist), Google Adwords.
  • The highest package was offered by Josh Talks i.e. INR 12 LPA.
  • The highest salary package offered in the 2019 placement drive was INR 20.5 LPA.

Some of the Top recruiters of Gargi College are:

Deloitte Genpact Inshorts
EY India Bain and Company ITC Hotels
KPMG India Byju’s Macquarie Bank
D.E Shaw Price Waterhouse Cooper Josh Talks

Gargi College Scholarships

The Gargi college provides a list of scholarships to the students which are given under the University of Delhi. Along with that, the college by itself also provides some of the scholarships to the students which are listed below.

  • Shri Sultan Chand memorial scholarship: this is awarded to the students who have scored the highest aggregate marks in the first, second, and third year of (Hons).
  • ;Dr. Usha Aggarwal ‘Tejaswita’ Scholarship: this scholarship is awarded to the students who achieve the highest score in the first, second, third year in the program.
  • Along with the academic scholarships, the college also provides students who get admission through sports quota. The college also gives financial aid to the students on the basis of their family annual income through the student welfare fund.

Gargi College Facilities

Auditorium: The college has its own state-of-the-art stadium with a seating capacity of 750. The auditorium is fully airy and spacious with natural daylight and fully furnished with chairs and tables, which can also serve as a tutorial class. The hall is fully air-conditioned and equipped with solar lighting installations.

Bookshop: A bookshop is developed in the college which offers the curriculum books for various courses as well as with the stationary products too with attractive discounts.

Computer laboratories: the college provides 3 computer laboratories consisting of 110 computers with wifi connectivity which provides an opportunity for hands-on training and enhancing their copter skills.

Bioinformatics infrastructure facility: Gargi College is one of the two colleges and the only Women’s college in the University of Delhi to have BIF (funded by DBT with a yearly grant for maintenance and allied expenses).

Other facilities:

  • Food court
  • Other laboratories
  • Learning resource centre
  • Medical room
  • Seminar hall
  • Students common room etc.

Gargi College FAQs

Ques. What is the attendance policy for the students in various curves at Gargi college?

Ans. The student should have a compulsory attendance of 66% in total for all courses in theory/practical/tutorial classes as per the DU laws. Those who failed to get the minimum attendance will be detained in the final examination.

Ques. What are the fees of BA courses at Gargi College?

Ans. The fees for BA courses at Gargi College are:

BA (Hons) Sanskrit/ Philosophy/ History/ Political Science/ Hindi/ English INR 12,295
BA (Hons) Economics INR 13,095
BA INR 12295
BA German INR 12695
BA.Computer INR 12695
BA Psychology INR 13195
BA (Hons) Applied psychology INR 13795

Ques. Does the Gargi college provide any special courses?

Ans. Yes, the college provides some of the add on courses as follows:

  • Advertising and marketing communication
  • Banking and financial services
  • Mass communication

Ques. Does Gargi College provide admission through sports criteria?

Ans. Yes, one can take admission through sports criteria. As per the admission criteria, the following games are included in it:

  • Athletics
  • Basketball
  • Chess
  • Cricket
  • Judo
  • Tennis
  • Volleyball

Ques. Does Gargi College organize any extracurricular activities for the students?

Ans. Yes, Gargi College believes in enhancing the overall personality of students. So, it provides professional training to the students for various games, dances, and Music, and sports. the college also has active clubs such as Sparx-the choreography society, Samranjini-the Indian music society, sameeksha-the Hindi debating society, the photography society, quizzito-the quiz society, NCC, NSS, etc.

Ques. Does Gargi College provide any awards of excellence to the students?

Ans. Yes, to help the students Gargi College believes in enhancing the overall personality of students. So, it provides prizes and awards to acknowledge the achievements of students.

  • The best All-rounder awards: it is presented to a final year student of all the three streams namely since, arts and commerce.
  • The long strider award: is given to the alumni of the college who have displayed excellence in their fields within 10 years following their graduation from the college.
  • The Gargi pathfinder award: is awarded to the students who have carried out the best research projects under the guidance of is open for all the students of any stream and year.

Along with these awards, awards are given to the students for academics and extracurricular activities too.