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Miranda House College, Delhi
|Miranda House College, Delhi is a Girls college that imparts higher learning education to the students to purse graduation and post graduation degree. Miranda House College was founded in 1948. The motto of the college is "Learning through Self Education". It also indicates that the self education is given higher significance. The nick name of the college is Miranda. It provides hostel facility for girls that are available for the outstation students. Dr Pratibha Jolly is the principal of this college. Fest 2009 was a remarkable event.
In India, Miranda House College is famous amongst all the other girls' college. It is one of the prestigious colleges that impart higher educational degree in various subjects such as in arts, science and commerce. Diamond Jubilee of Miranda College was celebrated in 2007 - 2008. It offers liberal atmosphere for the students to concentrate and grow on their own. The motto of the college is the symbol of how the educational faculty functions. It focuses on developing educational knowledge through self education. A Mirandian is famous not only in academic field but also in the extra curricular activities.
Miranda House in Delhi offers degree courses for the students to purse the graduation and post graduation degree.
Under Graduate Courses
Under Graduate courses being offered by Miranda College are as follows:
- B.A. (Hons) Bengali
- B.A. (Hons) Economics
- B.A. (Hons) English
- B.A. (Hons) Geography
- B.A. (Hons) Hindi
- B.A. (Hons) History
- B.A. (Hons) Mathematics
- B.A. (Hons) Music
- B.A. (Hons) Philosophy
- B.A. (Hons) Political Science
- B.A. (Hons) Sanskrit
- B.A. (Hons) Sociology
- B.A. Programme
- B.Sc. (Hons) Botany
- B.Sc. (Hons) Chemistry
- B.Sc. (Hons) Mathematics
- B.Sc. (Hons) Physics
- B.Sc. (Hons) Zoology
- B.Sc. Applied Physical Sciences (Computer Science)
- B.Sc. Life Sciences
Post Graduate Courses
Under the post graduation courses offered by Miranda College are MA Programme in Bengali, Economics, English, Hindi, History, Mathematics, Music, Philosophy and Sanskrit. And under M. Sc. Programme it offers courses in Botany, Chemistry, Mathematics, Physics, Zoology, Computer Science plus MSC in Anthropology.
The add-on- course on Tourism is the self finance course that is generally opted by the students along side they pursue degree level education. The various other short duration courses are on offer for the students to develop their talents and add on their qualifications in the field of extra curricular activities apart from academic degree. Under foreign language they impart French, German, Russian and Spanish. Miranda College also offers courses on Bhasha Setu, Green Chemistry, Medical Bio-technology, Media Studies, Operations Research and Tourism.
To take admission for the under graduate courses the percentage of marks secured by the students in the higher secondary school is given importance. For taking admission based on the sports quota and extra curricular activities quota, the seats are limited in number. Students who are seeking admission based on the sports quota, they need to fill up the yellow application form. The student who have represented at the zonal level, state, inter zonal level and national level are required to appear for the sports trial which will be held on 18 or 19 July. The Sports for which trial will be based are Athletics, Basket, Volley, Net, Soft Ball, Tennis, Table Tennis, Base Ball, Chess, Rifle and Pistol Shooting and Weight/Power Lifting.
Students who are seeking to take admission for the courses based on the extra curricular facilities need to fill up the pink application form and should submit along with the photocopies of the documents to support the documents. On 1st of July auditions are held in the college auditorium.
For taking admission for the undergraduate courses one needs to fill up the centralized pre-admission form of the University of Delhi. Only the students who want to make admission on the basis of sports quota and the extra curricular activities have to fill the separate forms. After the cut off list are announced the candidates whose marks matches in the first cut off list can apply for the admission procedure. Then they need to fill up the individual Miranda College form to take admission that is the green admission form.
The cut off list of the colleges get published in the newspaper or is put up on the notice board. The cut off list determines the selection procedure of the students in the college. The common pre-admission form can be obtained from any Delhi University college from 1 June to 15 June. After some days the cut off list is being declared by the colleges. Usually the four cut off list comes. Students need to make haste if their marks match with the cut off list. Otherwise they can face difficulty in getting admission. When the cut off list is announced, after three days they take admission of the students and after few days the payment of the fees is made. Cut off list 2009 gives students a slight idea about scoring this much marks can make them eligible for the admission. Cut off list 2010 can be viewed on our website. Students are keen to find out the admission procedure for the year 2010. So we have provided complete information for the same.
Students have to submit the original certificate at the time of admission. The documents needed at the time of admission are 2 recent passport size photographs, character certificate, school leaving certificate, Date of birth certificate, X and Xii mark sheet and also the various other documents to support your qualification.
Under Alumni, pass out students of the college gets united. The reunion of the students after a span of time is the memorable event in the lives of the students. Some of the illustrious personalities of Miranda House College are Anita Desai, Aruna Roy, Minissha Lamba, Mallika Sherawat, Nandita Das, Sheila Dikshit and Mira Nair. The functions like prize distribution, dance, show, and other miscellaneous events are held. Miranda House Alumni Association decides to organize an alumni for the students who have passed out from the same college thus giving them honor and invite.
On our website you can get complete information about the admission procedure as well as in Wikipedia. The address of Miranda House College is specified for the students to contact them.
University of Delhi
Patel Chest Marg
New Delhi-110 007
Phone Number: 27666983, 27667437, 27667367