Maharaja Agrasen College

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Maharaja Agrasen College
Maharaja Agrasen College logo
Established 1994
Academic affiliation University of Delhi
Principal Dr. Sunil Sondhi
Undergraduates 1,800
Location Delhi, Delhi, India
Campus Vasundhara Enclave 110096
10-acre (4.0 ha)
Website http://mac.du.ac.in/

Coordinates: 28°36′11″N 77°19′19″E / 28.603193°N 77.321863°E / 28.603193; 77.321863

Maharaja Agrasen College is a college of the University of Delhi[1] , located in Vasundhara Enclave in the East Delhi area of the National Capital Region of Delhi.

Background[edit]

Maharaja Agrasen College was established in 1994 with the objective of catering to the educational requirements of a densely populated East Delhi. The college is fully funded by the Government of National Capital Territory(NCT) of Delhi. The college has now shifted to its modern and spacious building complex covering 10 acres (40,000 m2) in Vasundhara Enclave, Delhi. It includes an auditorium, a computer centre, fully computerized library, laboratories, and a conference hall. The new building complex has acquired several new facilities like an Information and Communication Technology Center, a Language Laboratory, a Media Laboratory, an Indira Gandhi Open University Center, and a University Grants Commission Research Center among others. The college also provides residential facilities for girl students.[2]

Recent Achievements[edit]

In 2013, Maharaja Agrasen College was awarded with the Best College Award by the University of Delhi for its good practices towards creating the best academic environment amongst all the colleges of the University. The Award was given by the Secretary, Ministry of Human Resource Development, Government of India, on February 24, 2013, in the presence of Vice-Chancellor, University of Delhi, Dinesh Singh. In the same event i.e. 'Antardhvani', college student Saif Ahmad Khan of BA (Honours) Journalism was adjudged as the Best Debater in the University of Delhi.In 2014 it again bagged second position in ANTARDHVANI.Soon it will become the best college of Delhi University [3]

Academic Programs[edit]

The College offers admission to the following courses :[4]

Four year undergraduate program[edit]

Maharaja Agrasen College

In 2013, Maharaja Agrasen College, as a constituent college of the University of Delhi, introduced a four year undergraduate programme.

Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)[edit]

  • Bachelor’s in Journalism

Bachelor of Science (B.Sc)[edit]

  • Bachelor's with Honors in Mathematics
MACNOVA PROJECTS

Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com)[edit]

  • Bachelor's with Honors in Commerce

Bachelor of Technology (B.Tech)[edit]

  • Bachelor's with Honors in Computer Science
  • Bachelor's in Technology with Honors in Electronics

Publications[edit]

  • Indian Journal of Social Enquiry is the quarterly interdisciplinary journal of the college
  • Agranika is the annual magazine of the college
  • Macroscope is the monthly newsletter of the Dept. of Journalism of the college
  • Agrasar is the magazine of NSS unit at Maharaja Agrasen College

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