Lady Shri Ram College (LSR) is an all-women college affiliated to Delhi University. It was established in 1956 by late Sir Lala Shri Ram in New Delhi. The campus is located in Lajpat Nagar in South Delhi. LSR is recognised by the Ministry of Human Resource Development (MHRD). LSR College has been ranked second in 2020 by NIRF under the College category. The National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) has accredited the college with an A Grade and a 3.61 CGPA. A total of 25 courses are offered by LSR, including all UG, PG and specialisation courses. The faculty-to-student ratio of LSR is about 1:15 with an average class size of 40 students. This institution provides international exposure to students as well in the form of exchange programmes and short term courses. Lady Shri Ram College offers BA, BCom, BSc and Masters courses. The library is well-equipped and e-linked to provide access to data all over the world. LSR also has a research centre for students with disabilities so that they get equal opportunities to learn. It also provides hostel facilities for some students.
Lady Shri Ram College Highlights
Lajpat Nagar, South Delhi.
University of Delhi
Ranked 2 by NIRF under College category
Entrance exams accepted
Number of courses
Average placement package
9.4 LPA (2019-20)
Mckinsey & Company, BCG, Bloomberg
Mode of education
Modes of application
Lady Shri Ram College Courses
The popular courses offered by the institution are in the fields of Economics, English, Political Science and Psychology. It offers a total of 25 courses to its students at undergraduate and postgraduate level combined. Besides these, a few short term courses are available as well. All courses offered to undergraduates are for a duration of three years; the courses for postgraduates are for a span of two years. LSR provides a diploma course for a period of one year named “Conflict Transformation and Peacebuilding”.. A two-month internship is part of this course. The student exchange program is also available where international students attend LSR and LSR students visit foreign universities as part of their course work. The partnered universities are from the USA, Singapore, Australia and parts of Europe.
Course Fee (in Rs lakh/in Rs)
BA (Hons)– Economics- English- History- Political Science- Psychology- Sociology
Pass Class 12 with 45% aggregate
40,200 – 45,000
Pass Class 12 with 45% aggregate and Maths/Business Maths as compulsory subjects
BSc– Mathematics- Statistics
For BA Programme: Aggregate of 40% marks in the qualifying examinationFor others: Aggregate marks of 45% in qualifying examination and 50% marks in Mathematics
MA– Economics- English- Hindi- History- Mathematics- Philosophy- Political Science- Sanskrit
Registration with faculty of the concerned department
Lady Shri Ram College Cutoff
Lady Shri Ram College along with other DU constituent colleges released its first, second, third, fourth, fifth, sixth and seventh cutoff lists for UG admission on October 10, 17, 24, 31, November 7, 28 and December 5, respectively. BA (H) Psychology with 98.75% turned out to be the course with the highest seventh cutoff 2020 in the General category.
Lady Shri Ram College Admission Process
The undergraduate students seeking admission to Lady Shri Ram College have to register online on the website provided by the University of Delhi. The registrations start after the Class 12 results declaration, usually by the start of June and continue till August. By default, the applicants are permitted to register for all courses as provided by the university. Later on, on the declaration of cut-off lists, the applicants would be permitted to take admission for courses in which they have qualified the cut-off mark. Admission to all the courses is based on merit. For diploma course, aspirants need to submit a state of purpose (SOP).
Lady Shri Ram College Placements
Lady Shri Ram College offers placements as well as internship opportunities to its students. Besides this, the Placement Cell also organises workshops and seminars for all students. Over 100 companies visit LSR campus every year. The most frequent visitors that offer full-time roles to the students are McKinsey, BCG, Bloomberg, KPMG, etc. Companies such as Bank of America, JSW, Citibank, etc. visit the campus for internship-related recruitments. The roles offered by these companies vary from Consultancy, Banking and Financial Services, Human Resources, Financial Research and Content Writing. Below is the salary trends of LSR placements:
Rs 37.8 LPA
Rs 7.5 LPA
Rs 30 LPA
Rs 9.4 LPA
Lady Shri Ram College Scholarships
Scholarships, as well as freeships, are offered by Lady Shri Ram College. Scholarships are offered to students based on their merit performance, a few of these cover the entire tuition fees, and freeships are offered based on the financial needs of the students which cover the entire tuition fees of the students. Some of the scholarships offered by the college are Ward Welfare scholarship, ELSA Scholarship, KPMG Scholarship, Shri Onkar Nath Pandit Scholarship, G.L. Bansal Scholarship and more. In the year 2018-19, a total of 103 scholarships and 254 freeships were given by LSR which summed up to Rs 4.3 lakh and Rs 30 lakh, respectively.