The University of Delhi caters to a very large student population. Besides its superb academic environment, the University of Delhi has many opportunities for the promotion of overall development of it students.
For the benefit of out of station students, the University runs eleven hostels with a large number of rooms. These hostels are typically available for post-graduate and research students. Apart from this,. Several colleges also have hostel facilities.
The University has a very active and vibrant Sports program. The Maulana Abul Kalam Azad Trophy for the best overall sports performance among Indian Universities has been won by the University of Delhi many times. The University campus has facilities for many sports including archery, cricket, basketball , swimming etc. Each college also has a sports programme and several of our students have been outstanding sportsmen at the National and International levels.
The Cultural Council of the University of Delhi hosts cultural festivals and workshops. It also organizes Music concerts, theatre workshops and other cultural events. The Cultural Council also provides Financial Assistance for various cultural programmes in colleges. It also organizes Music and Theatre Festivals. It has been active in supporting many initiatives for improving the cultural atmosphere in the University.
Contact: Dr. Shalini Baxi, Dy. Dean, University of Delhi, Delhi -110 007. Phone:27667450, 27667725 x 1639 (EPABX)
National Service Scheme popularly known as NSS was launched on Gandhi Ji’s birth centenary year 1969 in 37 Universities involving students with primary aim to develop the personality of student volunteers through community services.
The scheme now extends to all the States and Universities in the country and covers +2 levels also in many states