Gargi College, University of Delhi

                   GARGI COLLEGE

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Gargi college was established in the year 1967 and is one of the reputed college in South campus of University of Delhi.It is one of the college which offers education in Arts and Humanities, Commerce, Science and education.


LOCATION

Gargi college is located near Historic Siri Fort, which is visible from college background.The college is within the walking distance of Ansal Plaza, the Spastics Society of North India and Siri Fort Auditorium. The college is well connected to the different parts of the city by DTC and contract buses and also three metro stations, Green Park, HauzKhaz and Moolchand.

HISTORY

Gargi college was named after an enlightened woman named Gargi, figuring in the Brihadaranyaka Upanishada of the Vedic Age. She emerges as an intelligent and bold person embodying the spirit of inquiry juxtaposed with faith as is shown by her penetrating and challenging questions to the great sage Yajnavalkya. In the Upanishad Gargi seems to represent the intellectual potential of the race of Homo sapiens, which continues to manifest itself , in quest of ever-widening fields of knowledge.





INFRASTRUCTURE AND FACILITIES




AUDITORIUM


The college boasts of having its own state of the art auditorium: the

 meridian of architectural finesse, with a seating capacity of 750 

spread over the main floor and mezzanine. The auditorium block is 

fully air-conditioned and equipped with solar lighting installations.



SEMINAR HALL



Adjoining the auditorium is a splendorous seminar hall with a 

seating capacity  of 125. It is insrumented with latest

audio visual equipment and is utilized for hosting various 

academic events.


LIBRARY



The College library is maintained with web junction with facility of

 UGC INFLIBNET and access to Delhi University library 

catalogue.The library is stacked with 68787 books and 50 journals 

and magazines.It provides OPEAC library.



FOOD COURT



The Food Court, students’ favorite hangout, is where the action 

is.There are three food courts in the campus.



MEDICAL ROOM

Medical facility is available to students during college hours. There 

is a medical room with a trained nurse for providing basic first aid 

to the students.Besides, students can also get their health check-up 

done.Regular medical and dental check-up done.

COURSES OFFERED
Bachelor of Arts in English honours
Bachelor of Arts in Hindi honours
Bachelor of Arts in History honours
Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy honours
Bachelor of Arts in Political Science honours
Bachelor of Arts in Sanskrit honours
Bachelor of Arts in Applied Psychology honours
Bachelor of Arts in Business Economics honours
Bachelor of Commerce honours
Bachelor of Science in Life Science
Bachelor of Science in Chemistry
Bachelor of Science in Zoology
Bachelor of Science in Physical Science
Bachelor of Science in Physics
Bachelor of Science in Botany
Bachelor of Science in Microbiology
Master of Science in Chemistry
Master of Arts in English
Master of Arts in Political Science


STUDENTS’ COUNCIL 2013-2014

PRESIDENT: Neha yadav

VICE-PRESIDENT-COMMERCE: Khyati Gupta

VICE-PRESIDENT-ARTS: Punarbhava Banik

VICE-PRESIDENT-SCIENCE: Akriti Kamal

CULTURAL SECRETARY: Radhika Aggarwal

GENERAL SECRETARY: Ajita Dhilia

TREASURER: Surbhi Sharma

CULTURAL SOCIETIES


Cultural societies of Gargi college are counted on as very 
prestigious and are very active. Some of the most 
famous ones are

NAZAAKAT- Indian Dance Society

ENLIVEN- Western Dance Society

SPARX- Choreography Society

EUPHONY-Western Music Society

KSHITIJ- Street play Society 

IRIS- Photography Society

Q.E.D.- The English Debating Society

SAMEEKSHA- The Hindi Debating Society

UPSTAGE- The Dramatics Society

The rich legacy of its cultural societies has carved a niche for 

itself in the University.Different socities of Gargi college 

has won many awards in different colleges.



KSHITIJ, Street Play Society

ANNUAL FEST

Our Annual fest, REVERIE is one of the Biggest hit of Delhi 
University. The Theme of this year was “DREAMS TO REALITY”.Singers like Mohit Chauhan. K.K. , Kailash Kher have performed in the college. This year Niraj Sridhar made his appearence in the Gargi College. This year Sufi night was great success, Adi and Sohel,their performance was accorded with a huge cheer.













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