Ramjas College: From hostel to hangout zones, know your DU campus
New Delhi: Ramjas College is situated at the very heart of the University and is hard to miss by human eye.
In North Campus one cannot run out of hangout spots. From Majnu Ka Tila to Kamla Nagar market, DUites know no place in north campus that is not fun. Cheap food and huge variety attracts students from the south campus as well as poeple from other walks of life. One can visit the Kamla nagar market if one needs to shop or visit Tom Uncle for a wonderful maggi.
The hostel accommodation is offered to students of the college. The admission is based on the merit-cum-interview basis. The hostel organises film screenings, seminars, talks and trips for the students.
The canteen of Ramjas College serves tasty food to the students. The prices are reasonable which gives you all the more reason to go and visit this canteen as according to Ramjas students, it is the best canteen in the University, though other students beg to differ. The canteen is quite spacious and the food quality is also very good.
Textbooks are not the only source of learning in Ramjas college. Faculty of Ramjas College believes that participating in various societies also enhances students’ knowledge and that is the reason why they support the students. These societies are run by students and the teachers act only as advisors. Some societies in Ramjas College are:
1. Backbeat - the Music Society
2. In Step - the Choreography Society
3. Shunya - the Dramatics Society
4. Quizzical - The Quiz Society
5. Melange -the Fine Arts Society
It seems as if Ramjas is Bollywood personalities' college. So many actors and directors have studied at this prestigious college. We bring you names of some of the most prominent alumni of this college:
Prakash Jha, film director
Manoj Bajpai, Bollywood actor
Shekhar Suman, Bollywood actor & TV personality
Rajat Sharma, TV presenter, News Editor & Co-founder, India TV
Kulbhushan Kharbanda, Bollywood actor
Rahul Roy, actor and documentary filmmaker
The college celebrates two major festivals. The annual cultural festival of Ramjas college is held in January while the theatre festival, 'Mukhatir', is organised in the month of February.
Ramjas College was named as the 2nd best college after 'Venky' in the list of top 10 colleges in the Science stream by India Today. The college was also ranked 6th in the Arts stream.
ICICI Prudential, MAX, Satyam, Wipro are some of the companies that have come to the college campus to recruit fresh graduates. The college has an active placement cell that organises talks, study abroad seminars, internship opportunities and workshops for the collective student body.
Ramjas College- University of Delhi
North Campus (near Maurice Nagar),
College Website: www.ramjascollege.edu
Nearest Metro Station- Vishwavidyalaya
The canteen of Ramjas College serves tasty food to the students. The prices are reasonable which gives you all the more reason to go and visit this canteen.