With the 2022 admissions season kicking off, many DU hopefuls are in a state of confusion and panic about which university to choose and which one would be best for them. Here we present the college profile of Jesus and Mary College of the University of Delhi to make it easy for you to make an informed decision.
Jesus and Mary College was established in 1968. It is located in Chanakyapuri. It has been ranked 44th in the NIRF 2022 university rankings. The university has produced a number of students who have excelled in their respective fields. Notable alumni include Priyanka Gandhi, Manika Batra, and Apurvi Chandela.
Courses and Placements
- Economic Sciences
- Political Sciences
- B.Sc (Hons)
In the 2021 placement campaign, the average package offered at Jesus and Mary College was INR 3 LPA. 211 students received offers. The main recruiters were EY, Deloitte and American Express.
Several scholarships are awarded to students of Jesus and Mary College:
- Shri Jugal Kishore Khanna Memorial Scholarship it is awarded to a deserving Catholic student of BA (Pass) 1st year.
- The Maria Abraham Scholarship is awarded to B.el.ed. students in the form of a book grant for books relevant to study.
- Shri Anand Prakash Johri Memorial Scholarship it is awarded to B.Sc (Hons) Mathematics students who get the highest grades in 1st and 2nd year.
- Dr. Safia Ahmad Memorial Scholarship it is awarded to an outstanding BA (Honours) Psychology student.
- Seema Nazarath Memorial Scholarship it is awarded to an outstanding BA (Honours) Economics student.
- Pratibha Scholarship it is awarded to a second-year BA (Hons) Hindi student selected on the basis of excellence in both academic and extracurricular activities.
- Shri R. R. Mehta Scholarship it is awarded to a deserving student from an economically weak background.
Note: Additional scholarship information can be found on the website of the respective university.
The college has several societies. These include:
- english debating society
- Curious, the questions society
- Manthan, the hindi debating society
- Panorama, The Society for Film and Film Appreciation
- Echo, the western musical society
- Kahkasha, the Hindi dramatic society
Note: More information about partnerships can be found on the website of the respective university.
- Audiovisual room
- Living room: The auditorium is air-conditioned and has a capacity of around 600 seats.
- Common room
- Gym: The college has a gym consisting of modern equipment. Trained instructors are present to guide students.
- Laboratories: There is a psychology lab, a B.el.ed. Lab, and a health management laboratory. The university also has three computer labs that are equipped with the latest technology.
- Library: The library has two air-conditioned reading rooms. The library has a collection of 60,000 books on various subjects. He is also subscribed to various newspapers, periodicals and magazines.
- medical room
- seminar rooms
- Sports facilities: There are 2 basketball courts, 1 volleyball court, 1 wooden badminton court, 1 cricket pitch, 3 tennis courts and 1 netball court. There is also an indoor room for table tennis and combat sports.
Also read: #Admissions2022: Course Profile – BA (Hons.) Sociology
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