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Shyam Lal College

G.T. Road, Shahdara, North East Delhi, Delhi


  • Established in1964
  • Short FormSLC
  • Approved by UGC
  • Affiliated toUniversity of Delhi

Shyam Lal College (SLC), a co-educational constituent college of the University of Delhi, was established in 1964 by the great visionary and entrepreneur Padmashree (late) Shri Shyam Lal Gupta, the then Chairman of Shyam Lal charitable trust. The foundation stone of the college was laid down by Dr. Zakir Hussain, the then Hon'ble Vice President of India and Chancellor of the University of Delhi. The aim of the college, at the time of inception, was to make quality education accessible to the students, especially girls, from the economically and educationally disadvantaged community of East Delhi. Since its establishment in 1964, SLC has come a long way and has become a centre of academic excellence in University of Delhi Spread over on a sprawling campus of 29,501 square meters and a built up area of 7,505,40 square meters, SLC offers 09 undergraduate courses in various streams of science, commerce and humanities and one postgraduate course (in Hindi). Two new courses have been approved by the University: Mathematics (Hons) and Chemistry (Hons), and from the academic year 2017-18 the college will be offering these courses to the students. At present, there are 3940 students enrolled in the College. SLC has a highly dedicated faculty of 132 teachers and 87 non-teaching staff (including the temporary faculty and the non- teaching staff).

Academic Facilities

  • Educational Tour

  • Digital Classes

  • Scholarships

  • Seats Reservation

  • Guest Lectures

  • Guidance Cell

  • Management Q sts

  • Hi-tech Computer Lab

  • Book Bank facility

  • Hi-Tech Labs

  • Language Lab

Non-Academic Facilities

  • Sports

  • Hostel

  • Visitors Lounge

  • Auditorium

  • Motivational Camps

  • Annual Meet

  • Security

  • Cultural Activities

Other Facilities

  • Water Purifier

  • Wi fi Campus

  • Playground

  • Health Center

  • Co-education

  • Power Back

  • ATM facility

  • Tuck Shops

  • Canteen Provision

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Arts Duration
Bachelor of Arts 3 Years
Bachelor of Arts Honours in Economics 3 Years View More
Bachelor of Arts Honours in Hindi 3 Years
Bachelor of Arts Honours in Political Science 3 Years
Commerce Duration
Bachelor of Commerce 3 Years View More
Bachelor of Commerce honours 3 Years


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