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Delhi College of Arts & Commerce, Delhi Delhi , Delhi NCR

 ESTD 1987
 Public University

About Delhi College of Arts & Commerce, Delhi

Delhi College of Arts & Commerce, widely known as DCAC, commenced its establishment in the academic year of 1987. It is a constituent and one of the eminent colleges of the University of Delhi. The college was established under the aegis of Delhi Administration. The college has been recognized by the University Grants Commission (UGC) and accredited with grade 'B+' by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC). The primary aim of establishing the institute is to have students instilled with quality education and foster ideas for implementation.

The college offers various courses primarily in the field of Arts, Commerce, and Journalism. The college also offers diploma courses in foreign languages. This eventually offers students a wide range of exposure.

Majors of DCAC

Delhi College of Arts & Commerce has a sprawling infrastructure spread over an area of 5 acres of land. One of the major factors is that the college provides all the basic facilities to its students. The quality of some of the equipment tends to bring uniformity to the learning system.

The college believes in transformation, and this is the reason why colleges form several clubs and societies for its students. These clubs and societies give students a chance to build and enhance their skillset. Delhi College of Arts & Science houses following clubs:

  • Prakriti- The Environment Society

Prakriti- The Environment Society of DCAC came into existence in the year 2009 and since its inception, the society has been consistently inculcating social and moral values among its students. It focuses upon environment related affairs. The society has a dedicated team of volunteers constantly working towards initiating new campaigns and strengthening the existing projects.

  • Women's Cell

The Women's cell of the college is quite active, and it basically works for the prosperity and protection of women students and staff. There are various activities and events conducted by the cell in order to spread awareness regarding some social affairs such as Domestic Violence, Sexual harassment at work place, statutory provisions related to harassment, female foeticide, etc.

  • National Cadet Corps

A National Cadet Corps unit offers various opportunities to its cadets. There are various activities conducted by the unit that encourages cadets to get themselves trained and motivated. These various activities may include Thal Sainik Camp, All India Trekking Camp, Rock Climbing Camp, Para Sailing, Blood Donation Camp, etc.

  • Enactus Society

Enactus Society of the college was built to bring together students, academic, and business leaders. It is an international non profit organization. Here, the students are exposed to using the power of entrepreneurial actions, which eventually improve the quality of life.

Courses at DCAC

Delhi College of Arts & Science Courses include programs offered at the undergraduate level. These programs include BA (Hons.) Economics, BA (Hons.) English, BA (Hons.) Journalism, BA (Hons.) History, BA (Hons.) Political Science, BA, B. Com (Hons.), and B. Com.

Candidates seeking admission to DCAC must ensure that they fulfill the minimum eligibility criteria defined by the university.

Admission to DCAC

The university releases a set of guidelines based on which the candidates are shortlisted. For Delhi College of Arts & Commerce Admissions to the undergraduate programs, the candidates must visit its official website to register themselves.

The candidates are primarily shortlisted based on the merit list released by the college. They must obtain the minimum cut off marks set by the college.  

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1 year ago

Saddam Khan Mass-Communication  Student

Best University in terms of Education and Facility 5/5

Since it's just the beginning, i would say that my experience so far has been overwhelming great understanding teachers, helpful students, good food, green and clean campus, great location, the crowd is awesome and the seniors are all to sweet a photocopy and bookshop and even a ncc training area ev
PLACEMENT 5/5

The students of this college gets easily placed as there is a placement cell in college itself. Every year majority of the students gets placed in companies like E&Y,KPMG,CEAT, and many more. Average package offered by the companies is 3-4L p.a. and it basically depends on the students.
11 months ago

Mrinalini Singh BCom  Student

Reasons why I chose this College. 5/5

The college provides a good environment where you can learn many things, improve your skills. Beside studies we learn to gain knowledge in other fields also. The college campus is quite small, infrastructure is not good, there is a canteen area where you can sit, eat, and relax. Overall I would like
PLACEMENT

The placement cell for the final year students is pretty active but lacks course distinctions.Most of the placement offers were open for all courses and there were very few jobs that catered to specific courses.
11 months ago

Joyner Massey BA  Student

Overview 2/5

Admission in DCAC was nothing less than magic. It is very unlikely to see the 8th cut off release, but in my case it did. Admission wasn't a hassle in the college, but taking refunds from the other two colleges made it a little difficult. As soon as the list came, I ran to the college and asked them ...Read Full Review
10 months ago

Sanya Aneja BA  Student

Overview 5/5

There is the need of the cutoff percentage of the 12th board and the highest percentage is 98.5% and the lowest was 89.5% 4 years back when I took admission and the subject was English honors and in this college, the education was much better because it is a Delhi University affiliated college. ...Read Full Review
11 months ago

Aman Bhati BCom  Student

Overview 5/5

There is a Cut off is based system for the admissions because this college is affiliated with the Delhi University and the best thing is placements which are there the maximum package is 3.5 lacs PA in my time and in the year 2015 I have passed out and here education, faculties is good here ...Read Full Review
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3 months ago

Rajesh Singh MA  Student

Overview 5/5

It is a part of the Delhi University and the college is best when it comes to the education and the classes here are also regular and every year student union elections are also there and this is the south campus of the Delhi University. ...Read Full Review
Admission

Admission Criteria: 60% is the minimum marks which one requires to take admission here.

3 months ago

Digadari Thirumaleseararao BA  Student

Overview 4/5

One of the best college in India and also give for the best opportunity for good carrier and there are many college campus selections and there have a good atmosphere conditions and good nature. ...Read Full Review
Admission

Cutt of the procedure is there.
3 months ago

Bharat Guglani BA  Student

Never seen such a good college for communication and management 5/5

I have never seen a better college for communication and management elsewhere. I great college to study in along with a good self-growth. ...Read Full Review
7 months ago

Abhishek Thakur BA  Student

Overview 4/5

The college is having a good education and the college is best in education and the college is affiliated with the University of Delhi. ...Read Full Review
Admission

Admission Criteria: the admission in the college is done on the 12th board and minimum changes every year.

8 months ago

Saurav Dwivedi BCom21  Student

superb college 5/5

I got admission by clearing the entrance exam and I got average marks in the entrance. superb memories of the university ...Read Full Review
Faculty
My favourite teacher is my Best teacher
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2 years ago

Shristi B.com  Student

Get to know about DCAC 4/5

It is one of the finest arts and commerce college in delhi.  ...Read Full Review
PLACEMENT 3.5/5

We do have a placement cell. I am currently in 1st year so I haven't experienced the placement scenario.Most of my seniors are placed in good companies. Some of the companies like E&Y, KPMG do come for recruitment.
Salary Package    Less than 2.5 Lakhs
1 year ago

Utkarsh BA  Student

Amazing college 5/5

DCAC is one of best for arts studies in India. this college is affiliated with delhi university and the admissions are done on the basis of 12th cutoff. It is very good college and has very good teachers. Lot of opportunities are given to the student. ...Read Full Review
Faculty 4.5/5

1 year ago

Anonymous BCom  Student

Great college 5/5

DCAC is situated in netaji nagar delhi and is easily accesible by the students. You can learn a lot here and develop your skills accordingly. ...Read Full Review
PLACEMENT 4.5/5

I did internship every year in different companies which made me well imformed about the companies during campus placement.
1 year ago

Saddam Khan Mass-Communication  Student

Best University in terms of Education and Facility 5/5

Since it's just the beginning, i would say that my experience so far has been overwhelming great understanding teachers, helpful students, good food, green and clean campus, great location, the crowd is awesome and the seniors are all to sweet a photocopy and bookshop and even a ncc training area ev
PLACEMENT 5/5

The students of this college gets easily placed as there is a placement cell in college itself. Every year majority of the students gets placed in companies like E&Y,KPMG,CEAT, and many more. Average package offered by the companies is 3-4L p.a. and it basically depends on the students.
11 months ago

Aman Bhati BCom  Student

Overview 5/5

There is a Cut off is based system for the admissions because this college is affiliated with the Delhi University and the best thing is placements which are there the maximum package is 3.5 lacs PA in my time and in the year 2015 I have passed out and here education, faculties is good here ...Read Full Review

Delhi College of Arts & Commerce, Delhi Admission

Delhi College of Arts & Commerce is one of the eminent colleges of the University of Delhi. It is one of the leading institutions of higher learning. The college is a constituent college of the University of Delhi financed by the Government of NCT, Delhi. The admission procedure of Delhi College of Arts & Commerce can be completed online by visiting its official website.

The college offers programs at the undergraduate level and the candidates seeking admission to any of the programs must ensure that they fulfill the minimum eligibility criteria defined by the university. The university decides a set of instructions based on which a candidate is selected for admission.

The application procedure for admission to DCAC starts in the month of June.

Details

Dates

Registration Starts

June 1, 2019

Registration Ends

June 18, 2019

 

Minimum Educational Qualification

Delhi College of Arts & Commerce Courses offer 8 programs at the undergraduate level. These programs include BA (Hons.) Economics, BA (Hons.) English, BA (Hons.) Journalism, BA (Hons.) History, BA (Hons.) Political Science, BA, B. Com, and B. Com (Hons.).

The syllabus to each course is designed in such a way that it encourages and motivates students' cognitive approach. They are taught to put forth their ideas and implement them for betterment of society.

Now, the basic educational qualifications that each student must possess are as follow:

  • The candidates seeking admission must have passed senior secondary school with one language subject and three best elective subjects securing at least 45% marks in aggregate.

The candidates are primarily shortlisted based on the merit in the qualifying examination. The university releases cut off lists that ensure admission to the courses offered by the college.

Admission Procedure of Delhi College of Arts & Science

Admission to the undergraduate programs

The college offers various undergraduate programs at the undergraduate level. The curriculum of these programs has been designed to make students ready to use the ideas they have been instilled with in real life.

The courses offered by the college are of 3 years duration. There are various departments to each of the programs of the college.

  • The candidates are shortlisted based on the merit in the qualifying examination.
  • Interested candidates willing to pursue their career with DCAC must score the minimum cut off marks that has been declared by the university for each course of the college.

The qualifying marks of a candidate are considered for language subject during admission.

Application procedure of Delhi College of Arts & Commerce

The college accepts online mode of application. The candidates must visit the official website of the college in order to register themselves.

The primary selection is entirely based on the merit in the qualifying examination. The candidates are finally shortlisted based on first and second cut off lists released by Delhi College of Arts & Science and the list of shortlisted candidates along with the cut off lists are published on its official website.

  • Candidates need to fill the application from available on the official website of the university.
  • The candidates are required to register themselves in order to choose the college and choice of course.
  • Candidates must submit the duly filled application from along with self-attested and copies of a few documents.
  • These documents may include Birth Certificate, 12th class Character Certificate, Provisional Certificate, and 10th and 12th class Marksheets.

Placement

Highest and average package for BA

Industry Average for BA
  HIGHEST
4.8 L
  AVERAGE
2.4 L
Saddam Khan Mass-Communication1 year ago
The students of this college gets easily placed as there is a placement cell in college itself. Every year majority of the students gets placed in com
Shristi B.com 2 years ago
We do have a placement cell. I am currently in 1st year so I haven't experienced the placement scenario.Most of my seniors are placed in good companie

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Schedule for the admission in various undergraduate program and post graduate program, Ph.D. , M.Phil. programmes for the academic session 2019- 2020. ...Read more

Delhi College of Arts and Commerce, acronymic DCAC, is an educational institution affiliated to the University of Delhi. It is a part of the University's South Campus which was established in the year 1987. The college offers various courses in the streams of Arts and Commerce. ...Read more

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Faculty

Student Faculty Ratio
FACULTY STUDENT RATIO
1:18

27 PHD faculty

     86 faculty

Dr. Rajiv Chopra
Position: Principal
Saddam Khan Mass-Communication1 year ago
The faculty of the college is pretty experienced and would impart more than the curriculum knowledge
Mrinalini Singh BCom11 months ago
The faculty of my college was decent. Better than other colleges, but it wasn't the best. I think th

Scholarship

Scholarship

Delhi University conducts a competitive exam for students enrolled in Hons. courses in October every year for ALL INDIA ENTRANCE SCHOLARSHIP to award Rs.250 per month for 3 years.

Location & Contact Info

Address
Delhi College of Arts and Commerce Netaji Nagar New Delhi 110023 India, Delhi, Delhi NCR, 110023

Facilities Available

Library      
The library of DCAC college has over 56538 books of various disciplines.The library also subscribes to 15 newspapers and 30 journals/periodicals.It also provides access to e-resources through N-LIST.
Computer Lab      
The college has over 100 computers interconnected in a Local Area Network with a central server system.The computers have the latest hardware configurations.
Auditorium      
The college has a multipurpose hall with high quality sound and lighting system.
Lab      
Medical      
The medical room of Delhi college of arts is equipped with a stretcher and 2 wheelchairs for emergency.It always has a paramedic on duty.
Wi-Fi      
yes
Cafeteria      

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