Lady Shri Ram College for Women
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Lady Shri Ram College for Women is one of India’s finest institutions for Social Sciences, Humanities and Commerce, while also offering a B.Sc. Programme in Statistics. Professional courses like Elementary Education and Journalism are among its strengths.
Established in 1956 in New Delhi by the late Sir Shri Ram in memory of his wife, the college had its modest beginnings in a school building in Daryaganj, Central Delhi, with 243 students, 9 faculty, 4 support staff and 3 distinct courses of study. The aim of the institution was to provide access to higher education of quality to women. LSR is a testimony to the farsighted vision of its founder and his indefatigable enthusiasm to actualize his dream.
Today, the college is located in a beautiful 15 acre campus in South Delhi, has approximately 2000 students, over 150 faculty, administrative and support staff and 16 courses of study. The College became a byword for academic and extra curricular achievement, under the Chairmanship of industrialist and philanthropist, late Dr. Bharat Ram and under its visionary principal Meenakshi Gopinath. An enlightened and supportive Board of Governors, drawn from the fields of industry, law, journalism, academics and the bureaucracy, assists the Chairman in the running of the college.
After the demise of Dr Bharat Ram in July 2007, his successor Dr. Arun Bharat Ram became the Chairman of the Board of Governors.
2014: India's no.1 in Arts
All ranks below indicate the college's position among India's best Arts colleges and were determined by India Today
CITY: New Delhi
A centre for academic excellence and achievement, LSR is today one of the finest institutions for Social Sciences, Humanities and Commerce, while also offering a B.Sc. Programme in Statistics. Professional courses like Elementary Education and Journalism are among its strengths.
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Perceptual Rank: 3
Factual Rank: 1
2015: India's no. 2 in Arts
2015: India's no. 2 in Commerce
LSR student bags big deal: Rs 34L per year Nov 09 2016 : The Times of India
The placements at the college are held in two seasons--August to October and January to March. The top recruiters in 2016 were Ernst and Young India and Inshorts.
January to March, 2016
The highest salary offered was Rs 29 lakh per annum.
August to October, 2016
In this season, 45 out of about 180 students were placed.
DU's Lady Shri Ram College set a new placement record after a student was offered a domestic package of Rs 34 lakh per annum.
The college also touched a new high in average salaries, as well as in the number of students being offered Rs 10 lakh or more per annum.