Lady Shri Ram College for Women (LSR)

The Lady Shri Ram College for Women (LSR) is one of the most premier colleges in India. In its first academic year, the college had 9 faculty members and 243 students. Today the college offers nearly 16 courses and has a total of 2,000 students with 150 faculty members.

Name of the Institution Lady Shri Ram College for Women (LSR)
Type of Institution Public
Location Lajpat Nagar-IV,New Delhi 110024



Fax: 91-11-26216951

Tel: 91-11-26434459

Ownership Government
Accreditation/ affiliation The college is affiliated to the University of Delhi.
Courses Offered B.A Program, B.A (Hons), B.Com
Departments/ Branches The college has the following departments:

  • English
  • Journalism
  • Psychology
  • Sanskrit
  • Hindi
  • Economics
  • Sociology
  • Commerce
  • Statistics
  • Philosophy
  • Education
  • Mathematics
  • Physical Education
  • History
  • Political Science
Admission Procedure For admission to the undergraduate honors courses in Journalism and English, the candidates will have to appear for an entrance test that will be conducted by the University of Delhi.
Campus Placements The institute has an active placement cell and the past recruiters have been listed below:

  • Google
  • Bain and Company
  • Aptara
  • Jamboree
  • Career Launcher
  • Deloitte
  • Accenture
  • Dainik Bhaskar
  • American Express
  • Essar
  • Infraline Energy
  • Futures First
  • Ernst and Young
  • The Indian Express
  • Nomura
  • ICRA
  • Nodwin Group
  • Polaris
  • Towers Watson
  • Meltwater Group
Scholarships The following scholarships and awards are given to deserving students:

  • Shri Ram Prize for the Best All Round Student
  • Amba Dalmia Prize for Creative Endeavour and Commitment to College
  • Lady Shri Ram Prize for Academic Excellence
  • Smt. Tehmina Nariman Nusserwanji Prize for General Knowledge
  • Dr. Bharat Ram Prize for Leadership and Teambuilding
  • Anubha Dhar Prize for Creative Writing in English
  • Morada Scholarship
  • KPMG Scholarships
  • Har Dayal Singh Walia Scholarship
  • Bindu Agarwal and Saroj Gupta Scholarships
  • ELSA Scholarship
  • Tejaswi Rao Scholarship
  • G.L. Bansal Scholarship
  • Prakriti Shree Prize for Environment Consciousness
  • Chirashree Chakaborty Prize for Creative Writing in Indian languages
Facilities The facilities offered by the college have been mentioned below:

  • Auditorium
  • Library
  • Bookstore
  • Health Center
  • CafĂ©
  • Bank
  • Sports Facilities
  • Computer and Statistics lab
  • Garden
  • Counseling Cell
Eligibility Criteria To gain admission to any of the undergraduate courses offered by the college, the candidates have to pass their higher secondary examinations in the 10+2 format from a recognized university. The eligibility criteria for the various undergraduate courses have been mentioned below: 

  • For Economics and B.Com: 60% marks in English and 60% in Business Mathematics or Mathematics.
  • Hindi: 65% marks in the subject at the 10+2 level and 55% marks in English
  • Mathematics: 90% marks in the concerned subject at the higher secondary level and 60% marks in English
  • Philosophy, Political Science and History: 60% score in English in the qualifying examination
Established in the Year The college was established in the year 1956.
Events Tarang is the annual cultural fest of the college that includes dramatics, dance, music, debates, quiz, photography, and fine arts. The students can also become a part of the following societies:

  • The Dramatics Society
  • Spicmacay
  • Dance Society
  • Public Speaking Society
  • NSS
  • NCC
  • The Western Music Society
  • Expressions


Workshops and Seminars are also held in the college on a regular basis.