University of Delhi

University of Delhi, New Delhi, Delhi, India

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The University of Delhi informally known as Delhi University is a public central collegiate university, located in New Delhi, India.

The University has grown into one of the largest universities in India. At present, there are 16 faculties, 86 academic departments, 77 colleges and 5 other recognised institutes spread all over the city, with 132,435 regular students which includes 114,494 undergraduates & 17,941 postgraduates. There are also 261,169 students in non-formal education programme, of which UG students make up 258,831 where as PG students are 2,338 in number. Five departments namely Chemistry, Geology, Zoology, Sociology and History have been awarded the status of the Centres of Advanced Studies. These Centres of Advanced Studies have carved a niche for themselves as centres of excellence in teaching and research in their respective areas. In addition, a good number of university departments are also receiving grants under the Special Assistance Programme of the UGC in recognition of their outstanding academic work.

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Motto: "Dedicated to Truth"

Endowment: $ 474.650 million (inc. colleges)

Administrative staff: N/A

Students: 132,435

Undergraduates: 114,494

Postgraduates: 17,941

Male students 50 : 50 Female students

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