Today Delhi is undoubtedly the preferred destination for students coming from different parts of the country. Since the educational institutes functioning under Universities of Delhi have acclaimed international status because of innovative methods of teaching, they remain to the first choice for Indian as well as overseas students.
However, efforts are on to build a separate university which would be planned according to the best universities of world. One of the major motives of setting up such higher educational institutes is to facilitate smaller universities which would offer world class research facilities to ambitious professionals. Universities of Delhi are too lined up to envisage a creation of multiple campuses.
However, getting an admission into University of Delhi is a Herculean task as the cut off mark is always on a higher scale making it quite difficult to accommodate many students. Among the prominent Universities of Delhi mention needs to be made of Jawaharlal Nehru University. Reckoned as one of the best educational institutes of the world, JNU Delhi has been declared by the UGC to be "Centre of Excellence". Some of the widely recognized centers of study under these Universities of Delhi are-- Centre for Historical Studies, Centre for Political Studies, Centre for Economic Studies and Planning, Centre for the Study of Regional Development.
Those who want to make big in the field of technological education can opt for Indian Institute of Technology. IIT Delhi has consistently maintained its position as the best institute in the country for M Tech courses and management studies.
Among the private universities of Delhi, Amity University Delhi stands tall. With world class infrastructure and well designed learning class rooms, its also famous for its 100% placement record. Gobind Singh Indraprastha University is known as growth oriented educational institute of Delhi. There are more than 70 colleges under this university.
Some of the Post Graduate programmes offered under this university are M. A. (English & Communication Studies ),M.Tech. (CSE),M. Tech (Engineering Physics),MBA (Banking & Insurance),M. Sc (B&C),PG Diploma in Electronic Media to name a few.
Jamia Millia Islamia is one of the famous Universities of Delhi which has come a long way since its establishment in 1922. With glittering alumni under its belt this particular institute has been pioneer in running new vocational courses. However, those who are unable to shift to Delhi can opt for varied distance courses offered under Indira Gandhi National Open University also known as IGNOU.
Last Updated On: 2011/07/01