Ramanujan College

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Ramanujan College,
TypeGovernment supported
Kalkaji, New Delhi
AffiliationsUniversity of Delhi

Ramanujan College is one of the constituent colleges of University of Delhi. It was previously known as Deshbandhu Evening College and functioned in the evening hours at the same building of Deshbandhu College. It has approximately 1700 students studying various bachelor's courses in the disciplines of arts, commerce and science.

In July 2010, Deshbandhu College (Evening) was reconstituted into Ramanujan College (Morning),[1] focusing on mathematics, information technology and business studies, and psychology.[2]

Mathematician Srinivasa Ramanujan (1887-1920), after whom the college is named, and the subject of the 2015 Indian film The Man Who Knew Infinity

The college is named after Srinivasa Ramanujan (1887-1920), an Indian mathematician and autodidact.[3]


  1. ^ http://www.ramanujancollege.ac.in/
  2. ^ "DU college to come up in a new avatar". The Hindu. 29 July 2010.
  3. ^ Ramanujan College - History (accessed 6 June 2016)

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