Delhi University

The University of Delhi (Informally known as Delhi University or DU) is a public Central University located in Delhi, is the premier university of the country and is known for its high standards in teaching and research and attracts eminent scholars to its faculty

It was established in 1922 as a unitary, teaching and residential university by an Act of the then Central Legislative Assembly.

Notable Alumni of Delhi University


The University of Delhi has been consistently placed at the NO.1 rank by the India Today survey for many years.

India Today – Nielsen Rankings :

  • India Today Rankings:Year 2014 = University of Delhi Rank – 1

Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) Rankings:

  • QS World University Rankings 2013/14: 441-450

  • QS University Rankings – Asia 2014: 81

  • QS University Rankings – BRICS Nations: 39

The University of Delhi was ranked 441-450 in the Q of 2013, 

97 in the Youth Incorporated, Education Times and Global University Rankings 2014

and 80 in the QS Asian University Rankings of 2013. 

In the rankings of Indian universities, it was ranked first by India Today  India’s Top 50 Universities of 2012.

Reference: Wikipedia