Motilal Nehru College About
Motilal Nehru College is one of the largest constituent colleges of the University of Delhi. Situated in the picturesque South Campus of the University of Delhi, it bears its name after Pandit Motilal Nehru, a great leader, freedom fighter and progenitor of a line of illustrious Prime Ministers. Established in the year 1964, Motilal Nehru College has since gained a reputation as a leading college in New Delhi.
The college started with a modest enrollment of around 200 students in a school building. It has since then, gone from strength to strength, and presently offers courses in Sciences, Humanities and Commerce to about 3500 students from all over India. The college shifted to its present building with a sprawling campus and extensive facilities in the year 1989. It has since then made further development in terms of infrastructure, both physical and academic keeping pace with the demands of a modern educational institution Motilal Nehru College now has a large library block, stocked with the best journals, reference books apart from prescribed text books. It is widely regarded as one of the best in the university. The laboratories in the departments of Physics, Mathematics and Chemistry, have been renovated to meet international standards in terms of safety and facilities. The fully air-conditioned Computer Science Laboratory for the students of Computer Science and a general Computer Laboratory with Wi-Fi connection has been added to keep pace with demands of modern day education and provide students with facilities to use all available academic resources.
The vast playground and recent landscaping has added to the beauty and greenery of the college. Recent additions in sporting facilities such as complete relaying of turf at the football ground, new basketball, tennis and beach-volleyball courts have added much glitter to the ever improving sporting facilities. The mountain biking facility in the college campus is a huge draw amongst youngsters eager to exploit and experience new sporting avenues. The college has a state-of-the-art, fully air-conditioned Seminar Room with a seating capacity for approximately 100 persons equipped with sound system and video projection system. This and similar other facilities available in the college premises have been utilized to impart and provide a wholesome educational experience to students.
The college is proud of its ability to develop young students, who, with the guidance of the faculty, distinguished themselves in academics, extra-curricular activities and sports. The college boasts of a number of active co-curricular societies and associations whose members regularly travel to other educational institutions bringing laurels to the college and the university. In sports, the college has been lifting the coveted Chancellor’s Trophy for the past ten years. The college holds a number of inter-class and inter-college activities in order to promote a sense of responsible citizenship and other concomitant values among its students. The highly qualified and distinguished faculty numbering about 120 ensures that the students opting to study in this college have the best of academic and extracurricular guidance.
Motilal Nehru College Undergraduate Courses
- B.A. (Hons) Economics
- B.A. (Hons) English
- B.A. (Hons) Hindi
- B.A. (Hons) History
- B.A. (Hons) Political Science
- B.A. (Hons) Sanskrit
- B.A. Programme
- B.Com. (Hons)
- B.Sc. Applied Physical Science
- B.Sc. Physical Science with Chemistry
- B.Sc. Physical Science with Computer
- B.Sc. Physical Sciences
- B.Sc. Physical Sciences
- B.Sc. (Hons) Chemistry
- B.Sc. (Hons) Mathematics
- B.Sc. (Hons) Physics
Motilal Nehru College Postgraduate Courses
- M.A. Hindi
- M.A. Political Science