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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...
481-490
2016
501-550
2017
481-490
2018
  • 41.6
    Academic Reputation
  • 52.9
    Employer Reputation
17
2015
18
2016
16
2017
  • 79
    Overall Score
  • 77.4
    Academic Reputation
  • 80.9
    Citations per Paper
  • 91.5
    Employer Reputation
  • 75.3
    H-index Citations
=81
2015
91
2016
46
2015
66
2017
201+
2017
41
2016
201-250
2018
72
2018
Asian University Rankings
  • 57.8
    Overall Score
  • 74.2
    Academic Reputation
  • 86.3
    Employer Reputation
  • 3.2
    Inbound Exchange
  • 73.2
    Faculty Staff with PhD
  • 47.4
    Papers per Faculty
  • 39.3
    Citations per Paper
=81
2015
91
2016
46
2015
66
2017
201+
2017
41
2016
201-250
2018
72
2018
Graduate Employability Ranking
  • 32.3-37.9
    Overall Score
  • 96.6
    Alumni Outcomes
  • 33.2
    Employer Reputation
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Number of academic faculty staff

In total
1,205
International
17

Number of students

23,218
Postgraduate 96%
Undergraduate 4%

Number of international students

183
Postgraduate 95%
Undergraduate 5%
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The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.