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University of Delhi

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  • SIZE> 12,000 students

  • AGEMature

  • STATUS Private

  • RESEARCH High

  • FOCUS Comprehensive

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The University of Delhi is the premier university of the country and is known for its high standards in teaching and research and attracts eminent scholars to its faculty. The University of Delhi was established in 1922 as a unitary, teaching and residential university by an Act of the then Central Legislative Assembly. The East Campus is being developed with the University College of Medical Science as its nucleus, while the West Campus will have as its focus on Engineering and Technology. When the University Grants Commission started establishing Centres of Advanced Studies in the country, 6 were awarded to the University of Delhi out of a total of 18 such centres in the early sixties. These were in Physics, Chemistry, Botany, Zoology, Economics and Sociology. These Centres of Advanced Studies are now the centres of excellence in teaching and research in their respective areas. In addition, a number of these and other University departments received grants under the Special Assistance Programme of the UGC in recognition of their outstanding academic work. The University has 15 libraries. These are in addition to Libraries in the Colleges. The University Science Instrumentation Centre (USIC) has a number of sophisticated research instruments which...
421-430
2014
481-490
2015
501-550
2016
  • 40.1
    Academic Reputation
  • 56.4
    Employer Reputation
17
2015
18
2016
  • 78.10
    Overall Score
  • 77.4
    Academic Reputation
  • 88.6
    Employer Reputation
  • 78.3
    Citations per Paper
  • 73.8
    H-index Citations
194
2014
176
2015
  • 63.20
    Overall Score
  • 70
    Academic Reputation
  • 73.4
    Employer Reputation
  • 43.9
    Citations per Paper
  • 21.5
    H-index Citations
81=
2014
39
2014
91
2015
46
2015
66
2016
41
2016
BRICS Rankings
  • 69.50
    Overall Score
  • 96.2
    Academic Reputation
  • 67.9
    Citations per Paper
  • 99.1
    Employer Reputation
  • 89.7
    Faculty Staff with PhD
81=
2014
39
2014
91
2015
46
2015
66
2016
41
2016
Asian University Rankings
  • 61.50
    Overall Score
  • 76
    Academic Reputation
  • 93.5
    Employer Reputation
  • 82.3
    Faculty Staff with PhD
  • 45.1
    Papers per Faculty
  • 51.6
    Citations per Paper
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Number of academic faculty staff

In total
1,097
International
15

Number of students

22,451
Postgraduate 96%
Undergraduate 4%

Number of international students

168
Postgraduate 92%
Undergraduate 8%
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The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.