Know Your College: Dr. Bhim Rao Ambedkar College

Dr. Bhim Rao Ambedkar College is one of the constituent co-educational institutions in University of Delhi which was established in 1991 in the memory of the Bharat Ratna Baba Saheb Dr. Bhim Rao Ambedkar.

The college is fully funded by GNCTD- Government of National Capital Territory of Delhi (India). Besides academics, it offers skill-oriented, short-term as well as language courses for the underprivileged students, particularly girls.

The college seeks its inspiration from the ideals of Ambedkar and believes in the motto- “Atto Deepo Bhava”, which means ‘Be your own light’. This college is known for its dedication towards the nature friendly activities such as- Rose and Herbal Gardens, Solar Water Heaters and Paper Recycling Unit.

Courses offered:

• B.A. (Hons) Business Economics
• B.A. (Hons) Commerce
• B.A. (Hons) Economics
• B.A. (Hons) English
• B.A. (Hons) Geography
• B.A. (Hons) Hindi
• B.A. (Hons) History
• B.A. (Hons) Physical Education
• B.A. (Hons) Political Science
• B.A. (Hons) Psychology
• B.A. (Hons) Social Work

The admission procedure is based on the cut-off as decided by the governing body, where one has to apply through the online portal of the University of Delhi. The college provides 1% relaxation for the girls seeking admission to any course barring the professional courses.

Dr. Bhim Rao Ambedkar college aims at the holistic development of the students by providing them an atmosphere of studies as well as opportunities to explore themselves by participating in varied extra-curriculum activities. The college is proud for its outstanding combination of  societies like- Alumni Club, Counselling Centre, Eco-Club, Equal Opportunity Cell, Sports, Green Cadets, NSS, Yoga, Red Ribbon Club, Swachhata Abhiyaan, NCC and Cultural societies.

What attracts the students and makes Dr. Bhim Rao Ambedkar College an ace college among its constituents are its out-of-the-box initiatives such as-  Accupressure path, Baba Sahib Memorial lecture Series, Cricket Academy, Rose and Herbal garden.

Dr. Bhim Rao Ambedkar College justifies the proverb- one cannot judge a book by its cover! It has been awarded Vice-Chancellor’s Commendation in Antardhwani 2015.