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St Stephen’s College: All you need to know

St Stephen’s College is part of Delhi university but it works autonomously too. Delhi university is incomplete without St Stephen’s College. To become a successful student, you need the right path. For any student path in college and faculty. College can help any student a lot. Colleges like St Stephen provide the right path to any student.

This article helps you to know all aspects of St Stephen’s College. Let’s begin.


St. Stephen’s College is a college of the University of Delhi. It was established in 1881 by the Cambridge Mission to Delhi. The college admits both undergraduates and postgraduates and awards degrees in liberal arts and sciences under the purview of the University of Delhi

Guru Jambheshwar university


According to the NIRF 2020 ranking St Stephen’s College has secured 4 positions in the list of top colleges. Being in 4th position is very tough but St Stephen’s College has that capability. 


Sudhir Bose Marg, University Enclave, New Delhi, Delhi 110007


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Courses offered

Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences


  • BA Economics Hons


  • B.Sc Chemistry Hons       
  • B.Sc Mathematics Hons       
  • B.Sc Physical Sciences       
  • B.Sc Physics Hons

Post Graduate Courses


  • M.A. Economics
  • M.A. English
  • M.A. History
  • M.A. Philosophy
  • M.A. Sanskrit
  • M.A./M.Sc. Mathematics
  • M.A./M.Sc. Operations Research
  • M.Sc. Chemistry
  • M.Sc. Physics

B.A? Hotel management? Law? Journalism?

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Cut off

The cut-off list is very high of St Stephen’s College. Even every top college of Delhi University has a high cut-off. The reason behind it is, the seats are limited and students with a desire to study at St Stephen’s College are so many. This is the reason, cut off goes very high even with students with 97% who don’t get a chance to take admission in the college.

Extra Curricular activities

Extra Curricular activities are very important to make students Perfect and multi denominational. Mentioning the few societies of St Stephen’s College. 

  • The Shakespeare society – dramatics society
  • Social Service league
  • Sabha– theatre society
  • Finance and Investment Cell
  • Economics society
  • Campus Placement Cell
  • The Planning forum
  • Music Society
  • Choreography society
  • Photography society
  • Fine Arts Society
  • Mathematics society
  • Hiking club
  • Malayalam literary society
  • The north east society
  • Debating society
  • The leadership cell
  • The environmental society


The reason for the popularity and image of St Stephen’s College has been built because of placement too. Different Students get different packages, average is INR 10.25 lakh.

So many students of Different courses get placed with a very high package. 


Alumni list of of St Stephen’s College is very big, mentioning a name of few. Akash Banerjee, Shashi Tharoor, Naveen Patnaik, Rahul Gandhi, Shaktikanta Das, Ranjan Gogoi, Sen Sharma, Piyush Gupta, Barkha Dutt, Parikshit Sahni, Swapan Dasgupta, Virbhadra Singh, Bikhchandani, Richa Chadda, Sachin Pilot, S. Jaishankar and many more.

St Stephen’s College has its own environment and way to teach. Colleges prepare students as the organization wants, giving almost exposure to the students. Top students get admission in the college and approximately everyone gets a chance to get a placement by college. If you are looking for a college, just go for it. 



Apart from the freeships and scholarships based on financial need, there are several scholarships awarded to meritorious students, such as The Sumitomo Scholarships, Bank of Tokyo Mitsubishi Scholarships, Vikas Dhaka Scholarship, Tiara Scholarship, Pandit Hazari Lal Scholarship, Singapore Stephanian Scholarship and Kesar Devi Scholarships.
Every Junior Member has a duty to cherish and respect the distinguished academic heritage that St. Stephen’s College is. Generations before us have done their best in enriching the College. We have inherited the fruits of their disciplined labour. We, in our times, must enliven the College to the best of our gifts and talents. The hallmark of a Stephanian is the instinctive love and respect she/he has for the College. Love expresses itself through a spirit of service. We are here to serve the College even as we study under her auspices. May the College be enriched through.
Academic Prizes List 
Mukarji-Ram Behari Mathematics Prize, The Late Shri Manmohan Lal Shrimali History Prize, Maharaja Lakshman Sen Memorial Mathematics Prize, Kumari Rajeshwari Razdan Memorial Sanskrit prize, Ram Kishore Prize,  Sudarshan Kumar Memorial Prize, Baboo Mal Mathur Physics Prize, Day-Ram Kishore General Proficiency, Westcott Memorial History Prize,  L.H. Qureshi Memorial History Prize,  Rudra Economics Prize,  K.C. Nag Economics Prize, Raja Sir Maharaja Singh Philosophy Prize, Manvendrasinhji of Gondal Philosophy Prize, Mukand Lal Sanskrit Prize, Ram Baksh Sanskrit Prize,Prof. P.L. Bhatnagar Memorial Mathematics Prize, A.C. Bose Urdu Prize, Savitri Prasada Memorial History Prize, K. George Kollamkulam Memorial Prize, Ranjit Singh Goel Memorial Prizes, Ramesh Goel Memorial Prizes, Mohan Katyal Memorial Chemistry Prize, Mohan Katyal Memorial Physics Prize etc.
By: Geetu Katyal

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