Comparison of Top DU Commerce Colleges

Updated on: Feb 14, 2013
Commerce colleges in Delhi University offer a whole lot of opportunities for students with its variety of courses. With some world famous colleges like SRCC, Hindu College, LSR, etc. students has many options to pursue their desired courses, provided they score the required high cut-off percentage of these colleges. With the first cut-off list 2011 for the under-graduate courses to be announced on June 15, students must be at a really confused state to as in which college or particular course to opt for.

So, in order to guide the students and aid them as they seek admissions in various commerce colleges under Delhi University, we have tried to make a brief comparison of the top Commerce colleges under Delhi University offering variety of courses. Given below are the three tables (table:1, table:2, table:3 respectively) showing the comparisons. Also click on the colleges to get their complete details.

Comparison Table -1

Colleges Cut-Offs
Shri Ram College of Commerce B.Com.Hons.:92.25% TO 98.75%
 501  B.Com  ---
Shaheed Sukhdev College of Business Studies
-Bachelor of Business Studies - 185
-Bachelor of Financial & Investment Analysis - 62
-Bachelor of Business Studies
-Bachelor of Financial & Investment Analysis
Lady Shri Ram College for Women 95
-B.Com (Hons) 45 -B.Com (Hons)  ---
Hindu College
-B.Com (Hons) - 40 -B.Com (Hons)  ---
Hansraj College
-B.Com (Hons) - 405 -B.Com (Hons) At the time of admission:Rs.7655.
-Other charges include DUSU, I-Card, College Magazine and Computer facility charges
Kirori Mal College
-B.Com (Hons) -At the time of admission:Rs7405
-It does not include other charges like colleges dues and annual charges.
Jesus and Mary College
 B.Com : 130 -B.Com (Hons)  ---
Delhi College of Arts and Commerce 92

-B.Com (Hons)
-B.Com (Pass)
Sri Guru Tegh Bahadur Khalsa College 94
-B.Com. (H):120
-B.Com. (P):60
-B.Com (Hons)
-B.Com (Pass)
Sri Guru Gobind Singh College of Commerce
  -B.com (Hons)
-B.com Program
-'Foundation Course in Banking' (in collaboration with ICICI)
-A short term course in Tally Accounting in collaboration with Tally India Pvt. Ltd.
-A certificate course in French and German Language (Delhi University).

Comparison Table -2

Colleges Extra Curricular Activities
Shri Ram College of Commerce -It has a society each for Commerce, Hindi, Sahitya Sabha, English literary, Fine Arts, History, Pol.Science, Drama, Debate, Computer and Mathematics -The Placement Cell of the college facilitates on the campus recruitment by giving a common platform to students seeking jobs
-Companies related to finance, human resource, marketing, and other recruiters are invited to be a part of SRCC
-Some leading recruiters are A C Neilson, Bajaj, Hindustan Ltd., Grant Thonton, Nestle, GE Capital, Oberoi Hostels, Bank of America, Google, Pipel Research, Britannia, Godrej, Progeon, Boston Analytics, Haskin Sales, Price Waterhouse Coopers, Hindustan Lever, Reckitt Benckiser, CRISIL, HSBC, SAIL
-SRCC is the only college in the University of Delhi who has upgraded its class rooms to facilitate teaching through modern gadgets by shifting from traditional style of teaching.
-All the classrooms and tutorial rooms in the college are fully air-conditioned.
-The class-rooms have been upgraded with ceiling-mounted LCD projectors, roll-down screens, green boards and podium for faculty.
-Library is well-stocked and presently has a collection of over 65 thousand volumes on different subjects.
Shaheed Sukhdev College of Business Studies -Bolero - The Dance Society, Communiqué - The Promotion Cell, Dhwani - The Music Society, Dramatics Society, The Finance Society, Genesis - The Marketing Society, Renaissance - The Debating Society
-Some leading recruiters are Ernst and Young, Axis Risk Consulting, Deloitte and Evalueserve, AT Kearney, Bain Capability Centre, Smart Cube, Futures First, Infraline, McKinsey Knowledge Centre, i3 Consulting, Jaypee Capital Services, Grail, MobiSolv, Capital IQ  The college library is fully computerized. The library has added 650 new titles to its collection. The total number of books in the library is 14,730. In addition, the college subscribes to 48 national and international journals and magazines and 12 national and business newspapers. The college provides wireless internet to its students. This is available throughout a majority of the college building and attempts are being made to provide it to all of the students.The college has an audio visual room which holds pre-placement talks, workshops and seminars. The room is equipped with high quality wall mounted projector for an enhanced visual experience. Moreover, with a seating capacity of 150, it is the most sought after room for presentations and the like
Lady Shri Ram College for Women -The College has wide range of Societies, such as, Public Speaking Society, NSS Chapter, Western Music Society, Academic Society, Dhyana, Quiz Society, Dramatics Society -The placement cell of the college serves as an interface between the students and the Corporates
-Some leading recruiters are Deloitte, KPMG, ESSAR, Towers Watson, Ernst and Young, Evalueserve, Google, Jaypee
-The Punjab National Bank, is located within college premises and is a great asse especially to all the students of the Residence Hall.
-The College provides a well equipped Computer and Statistics laboratory.
-The library boasts of an impressive stock of over one lakh books. It also subscribes to a range of more than 150 national and international journals, making it one of the largest selections in the University of Delhi.
-It also has a medical center catering to both the students and staff.
Hindu College -Sports in Hindu College include: Cricket, Table Tennis, Lawn Tennis, Basket Ball and Swimming
-The college has a active and vibrant NSS unit.
-NCC wing for students
-Delhi Naval Unit offers training to students on personality development
-It has a drama society named Ibtiba-The Dramatic Society and Abhirang, the Hindi Drama Society of Hindu College
-It has many other societies like Earthlings'-Wildlife Society, Alankar-The Indian Music Society, Sanhita-The Sanskrit Cultural Committee, Nakshatra-Fashion Society, Abstraction-The Fine Arts Society, The Western Music and the English Debating Society

-DISHA-The placement cell of Hindu college, provides the students with an opportunity to work if they desire so
-Some Leading recruiters are GE Capita, IIS, Infotech, KPMG, Zee News, Oberoi Hotels, Taj Hotels, Star News, McKenzie, Watson & Wyates, Wipro, Dell
-The College maintains a well-stocked library.The total collection of the library is now 116688.
Hansraj College -It has facilities for both outdoor and indoor games
-Its student have won University, State and National level championship in pistol shooting, Archery(W), Water polo, basketball, badminton, cricket, etc.
-The performance of its team in Lawn Tennis, Swimming, Table Tennis, etc. has been equally commendable
-In Chess, Polo and and other individual events too, the college has performed well
-Some leading recruiters are HCL Tech,  UBS, Google, D. E. Shaw India Software Pvt. Ltd. (DESIS), Asia Consultancy Group -Searching/referencing of titles is now available through computers. Complete computerization of the Library is nearing completion.
-The College has four well-equipped and well-managed Conputer Laboratories.
-Approximately 130 state-of-the-art machines from IBM, HCL & HP and LCD Projectors and an interactive board are available along with all necessary perpherals.
-The College Canteen is spread over 375 mtrs. and accommodates approximately 150 users.
Kirori Mal College -The College has a spectacular history in sports by holding the record for having won the first five positions in a single year (including three major games) in DU inter-college tournaments and of once having been awarded the coveted the Vice-Chancellor's Trophy being the Best All Round College
-The theater group of the college is 'The Player' and is the leading campus group in Delhi
--Other societies of the college include DEBSOC-The Debating Society, FAPS-The Fine Arts Society, MUSOC-The Music Society, SENSATION-The Dance Society and Film Society
-The placement cell in Kirori Mal is very active and vibrant.
-Some leading recruiters are Wipro Technologies, Mckinsey, Taj Group, Google, and ABN Amro
-The college has modern, well equipped and efficiently managed laboratories for all science courses offered such as Physics, Chemistry, Zoology and Botany. Besides these, the departments of Geography and Statistics have their own laboratories.
-The N.S. Pradhan Memorial Library is fully computerised, houses about 1.5 lakh books and has the capacity to accommodate about 350 students.
-The computer centre is a fully air-conditioned facility.
Jesus and Mary College -The college has many societies that promote extra-curricular activities.
-English Debating Society, Hindi Debating Society, English Dramatic Society, Hindi Dramatic Society, Indian Cultural Society, Western Music Society,Film Appreciation Society, "Cauldron" Magazine Society, Fine Arts Society, JMCEP Art and Architecture Society, English Quiz / Hindi Quiz Society, Green Society, Peace Society, Roteract Society, Faith Sharing Society
 --- -The library in Jesus & Mary College is housed in a separate building.It has three floors and a seating capacity of about 250 students. It is a vast library with over 40,000 books. The library also subscribes to various journals and periodicals.
-The counseling-cum-vocational guidance cell is also housed in the Library.
-The Counsellor is available thrice a week to provide professional and vocational guidance to the students.
-The computer laboratory has twenty five computers.
Delhi College of Arts and Commerce -The NCC unit of DCAC started in the 2008-2009 academic session and has shown its potential over the years
-The Film Club of the college not only aims to showcase the classics of cinemas but also intends to present the  national and international work of repute in the field of audio-visual.
-Delhi College of Arts & Commerce Job Placement Cell has been functioning for the last three years. It is headed by Dr.Neeru Kapoor, who is an Associate Professor in the Department of Commerce.
-Some leading recruiters are Google, Ernst & Young, Barclays Shared Services, Genpact, IBM etc.
-The College has an auditorium that plays host to inter college as well as intra college competitions, events, guest lectures, seminars, farewell and fresher celebrations.
-The college library is housed on the second floor, above the classrooms. It strives to serve the needs of the faculty and the students.
-Besides a special section of books dedicated to journalism students, there is also a reading room with all the latest must-reads.
-The library is fully automated.
-The computer Lab houses about 70 Computers with internet facility round the clock.
-The college has an conditioned conference hall which consists of a long conference table with seating arrangement for above 60 students.
-This hall often plays host to guest lectures by eminent media persons.
Sri Guru Tegh Bahadur Khalsa College -SGTB Khalsa College is renowned for its contribution to Indian sports. While Ashok Dewan was a student at the College, when he represented India as a goalkeeper in the 1975 Football World Cup in Kuala Lumpur, Mohinder Amarnath who studied in the 1970s was the Man of The Match when India won the Cricket World Cup in 1983.
-The College has four Arjuna award recipients namely, gymnast Shyam Lal (1961), Weightlifter Dalbir Singh (1975), cricketer Mohinder Amarnath (1981) and Shot-putter Vijay Mala Bhanot (2001). In 1986-87, three hockey players Vimal, Harendra Singh and Satinder Sharma were chosen for the Combined Universities tour of the German Democratic Republic.
-Aakriti - The Zoology Society
-Raah - Bachelor of Business Economics Society; Fest: Perspica
The Commerce Society; Fest: Comzone
Ecotryst - The Economics Society; Fest: Pinnacle
English Literary Society; Fest: Arabesque
Hindi Sahitya Sabha - The Hindi Literary Society; Newspaper: Aagaaz
Punjabi Literary Society
History Society
Physics and Electronics Society
Prakriti - The Botany Society
-The college has been successful in co-coordinating On Campus placements since 2006.
-Some leading recruiters are TCS, Wipro, TechMahindra, IBM Daksh, GenPacT, ICICI Prudential and Ernst and Young have recruited on the basis of On Campus selection. Some Media and Event Management companies
-SGTB Khalsa College has one of the best infrastructure among other colleges in the campus.
-It is famous for its auditorium and the cricket ground.
-The college premises also bears a Gurudwara.
Sri Guru Gobind Singh College of Commerce Commerce Society - URJA, Economics  Society, Computer Science - ACE, B.A. (Hons.) Business EconomicsÂ’ Society - A.S.B.E.Punjabi  Sahitya  Sabha, Divinity  Society, National  Service  Scheme, Cultural Society, Sports Academy, Students' Union -Some leading recruiters are RBS,  Dell Computers, Genpact, C-Vent, JWT, Propel PR, OMAXE, EVEREST, IPAN, Creative News, American Express -The college maintains a well-stocked library. The collection of the library at present consists of more than 29000 books, 50 bound volumes of important journals and about 200 CDs.
-The Library has rich collection of books on Commerce, Economics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Management and Sikhism.
-The College Seminar Hall has been the venue for numerous seminars and activities in the past years. With a capacity for nearly two hundred people, centrally air-conditioned and modern facilities like projectors etc., the seminar hall is ideal for academic, religious, social, and general discussions.
-The computer infrastructure offers a truly heterogeneous range of hardware and software platforms for students to appreciate and gain wide-ranging experience.
-The college has established an electronics laboratory for B.Sc (Computer Science) students having 12 digital training kits for electronic practical.

Comparison Table -3

Colleges Hostel Facilities
Shri Ram College of Commerce -The College has limited accommodation facilities for boys and girl.
-The college has two separate hostels for boys and girls on the campus itself. 53 (for girls including graduate and post-graduate students) and for boys 150 (graduate and postgraduate students)
-Arun Jaitley( former Union Cabinet Minister & M.P. Rajya Sabha)
-Atul Punj(Chairman, Punj Lloyd Ltd.)
Rajat Sharma (India TV)
-Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra (Film Director)
-Anita Khanna (Partner, A&G Chartered Accountants)
-Akhil Gupta  (Joint Managing Director, Bharti Airtel Ltd.)
-Pramod Bhasin  (CEO, Genpact)
-Anshu Jain (Head, Global Markets, Deutsche Bank)
Shaheed Sukhdev College of Business Studies  --- -Dhirendra Kumar (1990), CEO, Value Research India
-Naresh Priyadarshi (1991), Head of Business Consulting, Synovate India
-Rahul Mathew (1998), Creative Head, Young & Rubicam, Malaysia
-Sandeep Batra (1997), Associate Director, Global Investments, Temasek Holdings
-Sumit Malik (1993), VP, Optimum Solutions (S) Pte Ltd, Singapore
-Priti Kataria (1996), HR Head, Wipro Infotech
Lady Shri Ram College for Women -The LSR Residence Hall, located west of the main college building, is home to 300 bright and enthusiastic students. -Aung San Suu Kyi (Freedom Fighter, Winner of the Nobel Peace Prize 1992)
-Geeta Chandran (Bharatnatyam Dance Exponent)
-Gita Mittal  (a sitting Judge of the Delhi High Court)
-Usha Thorat ( Governor of the Reserve Bank of India)
-Nonita Lal (Golf Coach and Arjuna Awardee)
-Ekta Bhambri (TT)
Hindu College -The Hostel is a spacious structure with 119 rooms enclosing lawns with rose beds and hedges.
-The hostel provides single, double as well as triple occupancy.
-Imtiaz Ali (Film Director)
-Vishal Bharadwaj (Film Director)
-Arjun Rampal (Actor)
-Leela Gandhi (Professor of English at The University of Chicago)
-Arnab Goswami (Editor-in-Chief of Times Now)
Hansraj College -The College has a hostel accommodating about 200 undergraduate boys and is fitted with solar geysers and 24 hrs. power back up. -Shah Rukh Khan - Actor
-Abhinav Kashyap - Filmmaker
-Anurag Kashyap - Filmmaker
-Subhash Saini - NASA Scientist
-Rannvijay Singh - VJ MTV India
-Vinod Dua - Journalist
-Aditya Jha - Entrepreneur
Kirori Mal College -It has 89 rooms house about 170 students both from India and abroad.
-It has an intercom facility.
-Plans of adding a girls hostel is on the cards.
-Amitabh Bachchan, actor
-GP Koirala (PM of Nepal)
-Saeed Naqvi (Journalist)
-Kulbhushan Kharbanda
-Naveen Patnaik (CM of Orissa)
Jesus and Mary College  No Hostel Facilities  ---
Delhi College of Arts and Commerce  ---  ---
Sri Guru Tegh Bahadur Khalsa College  --- -Saurabh Shukla: Actor, director and scriptwriter
-Vivek Mishra: Eminent theatre person
-Kuljeet Singh: Noted theatre person
-Aman Bakshi: Actor, Theatre personality
-Arvinder Singh Lovely Minister of Education & Transport, Delhi Govt
-Colin Fernandes: Author of Viva Santiago and Deputy Editor; Maxim India
-Maninder Singh: Former cricketer turned commentator
-Shyam Lal : Former gymnast
-Aman Dhall: Principal Correspondent, The Economic Times
-Ashok Dewan: Former hockey player
-Mohinder Amarnath : Former cricketerand Arjuna Awardee.
Sri Guru Gobind Singh College of Commerce  ---  ---
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