St. Stephen's College - St. Stephen's College is a religious foundation drawing inspiration from the life and teachings of Jesus Christ. It aims at helping its members realise spiritual and moral as well as intellectual and aesthetic values.
Founded on 1 February 1881, St. Stephen's is the oldest college in Delhi. It was first affiliated to Calcutta University, and later to Punjab University. Finally with the establishment of Delhi University in 1922, it became one of its three original constituent colleges.
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The College began with just five student and three teachers in a small house in Katra Khushal Rai, near Kinari Bazar in Chandni Chowk. From 1891 to 1941 it was housed in the building now hosted by Delhi College of Engineering, near St. James Church inside Kashmere Gate. In 1941 it shifted to its present site in the university Enclave. The present buildings of the College, with the exception of a few later additions, were designed by the distinguished architect Walter George.
Admission is given on the basis of the candidate's academic record and performance at the interview, keeping in mind her or his all-round competence, capacity to benefit from being in this College and potential to contribute to the life of the College. The previous academic record should be of high quality.
For admission to a Master's programme an applicant must have an appropriate Bachelor’s degree (10 + 2 + 3 scheme).
For admission to the first year of the Bachelor's degree programme an applicant must have passed the Senior School Certificate (10 + 2 scheme) or an equivalent examination.
The College was established by a Christian mission from Westcott House, Cambridge. The Rev. Samuel Scott Allnutt was its Founder and first Principal. The anniversary of his death is observed as Founder's Day on 7 December every year.
B.A. Economics (Hons.)
|B.A. English (Hons.)||M.A. English|
|B.A. History (Hons.)||M.A. History|
|B.A. Philosophy (Hons.)||M.A. Philosophy|
|B.A. Sanskrit (Hons.)||M.A. Sanskrit|
|B.A. Programme||M.A./M.Sc. Mathematics|
|B.Sc. Mathematics (Hons.)||M.A./M.Sc. Operations Research|
|B.Sc. Chemistry (Hons.)||M.Sc. Chemistry|
|B.Sc. Physics (Hons.)||M.Sc. Physics|
Master's degree courses are taught in the University. Interested candidates must apply at the Delhi University for graduate admission.