List Of Best Science Colleges In India


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List of Top Science Colleges In India

We examined the most prestigious Science Colleges in India to find the best of the best.

1. St Stephen’s College, New Delhi

St Stephens-College-New Delhi

COLLEGE DETAILS:

LOCATION: New Delhi
ESTABLISHED: 1881
WEBSITE: www.ststephens.edu
CONTACT: 011 – 2766 7271

COLLEGE PROFILE:

  • St. Stephen’s College, New Delhi was established in 1881 is the oldest college in Delhi.
  • The college was first affiliated to Calcutta University, later to Punjab University and finally with the establishment of Delhi University in 1922, it is affiliated to Delhi University.
  • It is a religious foundation drawing inspiration from the life and teachings of Jesus Christ.
  • It aims at helping its members realize spiritual and moral as well as intellectual and aesthetic values.
  • The College strives to maintain its cosmopolitan and pluralistic tradition by enrolling young scholars from diverse communities and different social and economical backgrounds.
  • The College has an all-India and all-denomination membership; it has students and teachers from all communities and from all parts of India.
  • There are also some teachers and students from abroad.
  • There is provision for nearly 250 gentlemen and 108 ladies to reside in College.

COLLEGE FACILITIES:

Library
Laboratories
Classrooms
Gymnasium
Cafeteria
Sports

COLLEGE CAMPUS:

  • The Placement Cell of St. Stephen’s College is a student run society which handles all aspects of campus placement in the college.
  • The cell has seen exceptional success in the last academic year. The placement season of 2010-11 saw over 25 companies visiting campus.
  • Also, the percentage of students accepting these job offers has risen over the past two years making the college a preferred destination for top recruiters from around the country.

COURSES OFFERED:

Undergraduate

Economics
English
History
Philosophy
Sanskrit
Mathematics
Chemistry
Physics
B.Sc. Programme (Physical Science)
B.A. Programme

Graduate

M.A. Economics
M.A. English
M.A. History
M.A. Philosophy
M.A. Sanskrit
M.A./M.Sc. Mathematics
M.A./M.Sc. Operations Research
M.Sc. Chemistry
M.Sc. Physics

2. Loyola College, Chennai

LoyolaCollegeChennai

COLLEGE DETAILS:

LOCATION: Nungambakkam , Chennai, Tamil Nadu,
ESTABLISHED: 1925
WEBSITE: www.loyolacollege.edu
CONTACT: 044-28178200
E-MAIL: helpdesk@loyolacollege.edu

COLLEGE PROFILE:

  • Loyola College, Chennai was established in 1925 by the Society of Jesus (Jesuits) with the primary objective of providing University Education in a Christian atmosphere for deserving Students, especially those belonging to the Catholic Community.
  • Loyola College became autonomous in 1978.
  • The College, however, continues to be affiliated to the University of Madras and is autonomous, with 18 departments (Arts, Sciences and Commerce) and 9 special Institutes offering more than 111 programs to over 10,000 students.
  • NAAC re-accredited the college in 2006 and awarded A+ status.
  • Today, there are 19 P.G courses and 19 U.G courses (Arts, Sciences and Commerce) and 12 special Institutes offering various programs to 12,107 students.
  • 11 departments are offering M.Phil. programs and 12 departments offer Ph.D. programs. At present, 117 teaching staff members out of 286 hold doctoral degree.
  • There are 182 non-teaching staff in service.

COURSES OFFERED:

Bachelor of Arts in Economics
Master of Commerce
Master of Science in Chemistry
Master of Science in Mathematics
Master of Science in Physics

PHILOSOPHY:

  • The College aims at training young men and women of quality to be leaders in all walks of life, whom we hope will play a vital role in bringing about the desired changes for the betterment of the people of our country, more particularly of the Dalits and other poorer sections of society.
  • The aim of the college is to educate young men and women to serve their fellow men and women in justice, truth and love.
  • It fosters an atmosphere of intellectual vigor and moral rectitude in which the youth of our country may find their fulfilment and achieve greatness as eminent men and women of service.
  • Loyola College looks at education differently. It consistently and constantly works to form the students as Competent, Committed, Creative and Compassionate men and women for and with others. This is the core of Jesuit Education.
  • This is what has made Loyola climb to the top league of colleges in India.

COLLEGE FACILITIES:

  • The central library has a collection of more than 1,02,000 books, 225 journals, 8,087 e-journals and 48,146 e-books.
  • The Loyola Digital Library provides 24 hours access to the students.
  • Loyola Men’s Hostel and Loyola Women’s Hostel together have 836 rooms and can accommodate 1650 students.
  • Prayer Room
  • Loyola Health Centre
  • Food Court
  • Wi-Fi
  • Recreational Center
  • Sports Pavilion and Gymnasium

OJECTIVES:

  • To promote multidisciplinary research and education in arts, languages, commerce, social sciences, basic sciences and applied areas of sciences.
  • To enhance the research capabilities of Loyola College by engaging faculty in research that integrates the education of a diverse population of students especially; the first generation learners and the underprivileged.
  • To encourage and support socially relevant and need based research coupled with human values.
  • To provide a rich intellectual environment for collaborative research among faculty and students from various departments.
  • To develop research and educational collaborations with larger community, including industry, minority serving colleges and university, other universities and institutions of higher learning.
  • To establish partnerships, collaborations and outreach that amplify the vision of Loyola College.

3. St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai

 

COLLEGE DETAILS:

LOCATION: Mahapalika Marg , Mumbai , Maharashtra
ESATBLISHED: 1869StXaviersCollegeMumbai
WEBSITE: www.xaviers.edu
CONTACT: 022 – 22620661
E-MAIL: webadmin@xaviers.edu

COLLEGE PROFILE:

  • St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai was established in 1869 and accredited by NAAC with A+ grade.
  • It is an autonomous college under the University of Mumbai.
  • The aim of the college is to promote human wisdom and also seek to accompany in faith, the men and women molded by the potent cultural forces inherent in the university as an institution.
  • The college strives to form men and women who will build a more just and humane world.
  • It strives for an intellectual endeavor that focuses on critical and creative thinking, with the aim of social transformation.
  • The college makes a preferential option for the marginalized and it seeks to give an all round formation, inculcating both human and spiritual values.
  • They seek to encourage competence, compassion and commitment which are the hallmarks of the human person.
  • The college is dedicated to research, teaching and the various forms of cultural service, as the indispensable horizon and context for a genuine preservation, renewal and communication of knowledge and human values.

COLLEGE FACILITIES:

Administrator’s Office
Chapel Cum Prayer Hall
Counselling Centre
College Canteen
Fell Gymkhana
College Library
Language Lab
Multi-Media Room
Placement Centre
SCAVI
St. Xavier’s Villa
XRCVC
Knowledge Centre
College Hostel

COURSES OFFERED:

Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)
Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.)
Bachelor of Management Studies (B.M.S.)
Bachelor of Mass Media (B.M.M.)
BMS/BMM 2014 Entrance Test
B.Sc. Information Technology (BSc. IT)
Bachelor of Commerce (B.COM)
College Run Courses
Junior College
Diploma in Counselling Psychology
Post Graduate Courses

DEPARTMENTS:

Ancient Indian Culture
B.Sc. Information Technology
Biotechnology
BMM
BMS
Botany
Chemistry
Economics
English
French
Geology
History
Inter Religious Studies
Lifesciences and Biochemistry
Mathematics
Microbiology
Physics
Political Science
Psychology
Sociology
Statistics
Zoology

4. Christ University, Bangalore

christuniversity

COLLEGE DETAILS:

LOCATION: Hosur Road , Bangalore, Karnataka
ESTABLISHED: 1969
WEBSITE: www.christuniversity.in
CONTACT: 080 – 40129100
E-MAIL: mail@christuniversity.in

COLLEGE PROFILE:

  • Christ University, Bangalore, formerly Christ College (Autonomous) affiliated to Bangalore University was established in 1969.
    It has the rare distinction of being the first institution in Karnataka to be accredited by National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) UGC for quality education.
  • In 2004, UGC conferred Autonomy on the Institution. In 2005, it became the first College in South India to be reaccredited with A+ by NAAC.
  • In 2008, the college declared it as Deemed to be University, in the name and style of Christ University.
  • The college became the most preferred educational institution in the city of Bangalore within the first three decades.
  • By the introduction of innovative and modern curriculum, insistence on academic discipline, imparting of holistic education and with the help of the creative and dedicated staff, Christ College has been continually rated among the top 10 educational institutions of the country.

COLLEGE FACILITIES:

Library
Classrooms
Hostel
Auditorium
Sports

COLLEGE CAMPUS:

  • The Christ University, since 2008 has been making a conscious effort to establish the campus as a ‘zero waste’ zone, through a slew of scientific and environment-friendly measures.
  • A number of initiatives have been put in place to promote the concept of ‘reduce, reuse and recycle’ and contribute mite to protecting the environment.

COURSES OFFERED:

Biotechnology
Botany
Chemistry
Computer Science and Applications
Electronics
Mathematics
Physics
Statistics
Zoology

CORE VALUES:

The values which guide us at Christ University are:

Faith in God
Moral Uprightness
Love of Fellow Beings
Social Responsibility
Pursuit of Excellence

5. Miranda House, New Delhi

 

MirandaHouseCOLLEGE DETAILS:

LOCATION: New Delhi
ESTABLISHED: 1948
WEBSITE: www.mirandahouse.ac.in
CONTACT: 011 – 27666983
E-MAIL: mhouse@ndf.vsnl.net.in

COLLEGE PROFILE:

  • Miranda House, residential college for women, is one of the premier Women’s Institutions of Delhi University.
  • It was founded in 1948 by the then Vice-Chancellor Sir Maurice Gwyer; its foundation stone was laid by Lady Edwina Mountbatten on March 7 in the same year.
  • Located on the University campus, Miranda House is built in warm red brick with cool and spacious verandahs.
  • Its original design was by the renowned architect Walter George, the college shares an architectural affinity with other colonial educational institutions of the country.
  • In the past five decades, as the college has grown, several other buildings have been added to its original design.
  • It is now declared a heritage building and work is on to maintain its pristine glory.
  • Miranda offers liberal education in humanities and science to more than 2500 students.
  • The faculty is renowned for their meritorious profile, versatile talent and dedication to the cause of education. The college has produced women who have excelled in various professions and have contributed in numerous ways to society at large.

COLLEGE FACILITIES:

Library
Laboratory
Classrooms
Hostel
Cafeteria
Sports

COLLEGE CAMPUS:

  • A Mirandian is known not only for her academic excellence but also for her involvement in extra curricular activities.
  • Miranda House has always encouraged its students to interact and participate in diverse activities outside the classroom.
  • Such is the range of opportunities that through out the year, the auditorium, the common rooms, the cafeteria and the lawns buzz with passionate and vibrant patter of budding actors, journalists, singers, writers, painters, social workers and political activists.
  • The various clubs and societies document the changing face of our society and that of Miranda House. They trace the evolution of individual talent of every student as she experiments and explores her own potential.
  • Aiding this growth in the formative years are the faculty who relentlessly match zeal for zeal and prod the students to aim for the very best.
  • The college is committed to nurturing talent and celebrating the diversity of student potential.
  • The cultural societies provide a forum to students where they can give expression to their creativity in myriads of ways.
  • When in Miranda, we urge you to make the most of unmatched opportunities provided to chisel your individual aspirations.

DEPARTMENTS:

Botany
Chemistry
Computer Science
Economics
Elementary Education
English
Geography
Hindi
History
Mathematics
Modern Indian Languages
Philosophy
Physics
Physical Education
Political Science
Sanskrit
Sociology
Zoology

6. Madras Christian College, (MCC) Chennai

Madras Christian College

COLLEGE DETAILS:

LOCATION: Tambaram , Chennai, Tamil Nadu
ESTABLISHED: 1837
WEBSITE: www.mcc.edu.in
CONTACT: 044-22390675, 44-22397731
E-MAIL: principal@mcc.edu.in

COLLEGE PROFILE:

  • Madras Christian College (MCC), Chennai established in 1837 as a School in the black town of Madras.
  • The Institution was built and its character shaped by a host of Scottish missionaries such as Anderson and Miller, Hogg and Boyd.
  • Many dedicated Indian teachers as well as generations of brilliant students contribute to its success story.
  • The college is known as much for its academic standing and leadership building as it is for social commitment.
  • Today the college has more than 5000 students (both ladies and gentlemen as they are traditionally called) and over 220 faculty members serving in 31 departments.
  • It is a matter of pride that the institution is ranked among the top ten liberal arts and science colleges in India and also received the rating of A+ (equivalent to 90-95%) by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC).

COLLEGE FACILITIES:

Library
Computer Lab
Class Rooms
Museum
Commodious Halls
Residence Halls
Auditorium
Sports

MISSION:

The Madras Christian College with the inspiration of the love of God, offers to people of all communities education of the whole person which is congruous with God’s revelation in Christ of the true nature of humanity, and is appropriate to the needs of India and the world.

COURSES OFFERED: 

English
Tamil
History
Philosophy
Economics
Political Science
Public Administration
Social Work
Physics
Chemistry
Zoology
Plant Biology & Plant Biotechnology
Mathematics
Statistics
Commerce

GOALS AND OBJECTIVES OF ALUMNI ASSOCIATION:

The goals and objectives of the alumni association are contained in the constitution of the Alumni Association adopted in 1963 as its purposes:

  • To foster and perpetuate friendship and cooperation among the alumni through Publications
  • Central, regional and local alumni associations
  • Small informal group meetings of alumni
  • Visits of the members of the faculty and administration of the College to alumni centres
  • Maintaining an active alumni head quarters on the College campus
  • Organizing reunions on the College campus or other places
  • Celebrations in alumni centres
  • To further the social, literary and cultural interests of the alumni and alumnae through the publication of articles, through functions and meetings of the associations, and in other ways.

7. Fergusson College (FC), Pune

Fergusson College-FC-Pune

COLLEGE DETAILS:

LOCATION: F.C. Road , Pune, Maharashtra
ESTABLISHED: 1885
WEBSITE: www.fergusson.edu
CONTACT: 020 – 66866000
E-MAIL: principal@fergusson.edu

COLLEGE PROFILE:

  • Fergusson College (FC), Pune was established in 1885 by Deccan Education Society (DES).
  • The college is affiliated to University of Pune and accredited by NAAC with ‘A’ grade.
  • The primary aim of the DES has always been to offer education at affordable cost and spread enlightenment by self-reliant efforts with a view to realizing the highest aspirations and ideals of the people for better future of the country.
  • The emphasis of the founders on ‘knowledge’ is aptly reflected in the college emblem, which bears the inscription knowledge is power.
  • The mission of the college is to aspire and strive for excellence in education by developing and sharpening the intellectual and human potential of learners for the good of society and of their stakeholders.

COLLEGE CAMPUS:

  • The Fergusson College has a beautiful scenic campus of 65 acres with numerous imposing buildings of gothic architecture.
  • The composition of the community of students and teachers in Fergusson College reflects its truly national character.
  • It has also attracted scores of students from overseas.
  • The Fergusson College road has a large density of restaurants, hotels and recreational centers, which are a great convenience to the students, faculty and parents.

COLLEGE FACILITIES:

Library
Auditorium
Accommodation
Hostels
Canteen
Medical Facility
Parking
Gymnasium
Sports

DEPARTMENTS:

Arts
Science
Computer Science
Biotechnology

VISION, MISSION AND GOALS:

VISION:

  • The founders of the DES and of the Fergusson College, were more than convinced, of the need for the spread of western knowledge, as an urgent need of Indian Society, to bring about social reforms and as a potent instrument for national regeneration.
  • The emphasis of the founders on ‘knowledge’, is aptly reflected in the college emblem, which bears the inscription, ‘Knowledge is Power’.
  • The ‘Garuda’ (the Eagle) in this emblem, symbolizes the youth, soaring with the power of knowledge, into a vast sky of challenges and opportunities.

MISSION:

  • To aspire and strive for excellence in education by developing and sharpening the intellectual and human potential of learners for the good of society and of our stakeholders.

GOALS:

  • To impart quality education through traditional and innovative learning practices.
  • To provide a dynamic and creative academic environment, to tap and nurture talent for the developmentof professional skills and an all round personality.
  • To inculcate good moral values and a sense of nationalism, in keeping with the glorious heritage of theInstitute.

ADMINISTRATION:

  • Well-known Deccan Education Society (DES) manages Fergusson College.
  • At the college the Local Managing Committee is constituted according to the Maharashtra Universities Act of 1994.
  • All other committees are given responsibility to look into management of various parts/matters of the college.
  • The Principal of the college heads both the academic as well as the administrative sections and is overall in charge of the college.
  • Vice Principals are appointed to assist the Principal in smooth functioning of the administration system and to enable the smooth conduct of academic programs.
  • College office mainly looks into the matter related to admissions, eligibility, and examinations.
  • It also provides clerical support required for maintaining records and for interaction with government, university, parents and students.
  • Various committees in the College help in monitoring and facilitating several administrative functions and thus make administration open and transparent.

8. Hansraj College, New Delhi

Hansraj-College-New Delhi

COLLEGE DETAILS: 

LOCATION: Malka Ganj , New Delhi,
ESTABLISHED: 1954
WEBSITE: www.hansrajcollege.co.in
CONTACT: 011 – 27667747
E-MAIL: contact@hansrajcollege.co.in

COLLEGE PROFILE:

  • Hans Raj College, New Delhi was established in 1954.
  • It is a constituent college of the University of Delhi and a premier institution of the DAV Managing Committee-the largest non-government educational organization of the country.
  • The college offered preparatory courses in Arts and Sciences, BA in Sanskrit, Hindi, English and Mathematics.
  • An honor in economics was added after some time. The post-graduate courses were also conducted in the university while the college only managed their tutorial schemes.
  • Hans Raj College is a premier institution of the North Campus of Delhi University; the college is a centre of great attraction.
  • The teaching community of the college is the greatest asset of the college.
  • The faculty members have made significant contribution not only to the corporate life of the college but also shaped the academic, social and cultural life of the nation.

COLLEGE FACILITIES:

Library
Laboratory
Classrooms
Sports
Hostel
Canteen
Placement Cell

DEPARTMENTS:

Botany
Chemistry
Commerce
Computer Science
Economics
English
Hindi
History
Mathematics
Philosophy
Physics and Electronics
Sanskrit
Sports-Physical Education
Zoology

COURSES OFFERED:

Bachelor of Arts in Economics Honours
Bachelor of Arts in English Honours
Bachelor of Arts in Hindi Honours
Bachelor of Arts in History Honours
Bachelor of Arts

9. Ramjas College, New Delhi

 

COLLEGE DETAILS: 

LOCATRamjas College New DelhiION: University Enclave , New Delhi
ESTABLISHED: 1917
WEBSITE: www.ramjascollege.edu
CONTACT: 011 – 27667706

COLLEGE PROFILE:

  • Ramjas College, New Delhi was established in 1917 by the great educationist and philanthropist, Rai Kedar Nath. Ramjas College is one of the oldest colleges of Delhi.
  • Beginning from the humble precincts of Darya Ganj in Old Delhi, the college today boasts of a spacious campus, state-of-the-art infrastructure and an esteemed faculty of scholars trained at leading universities in India and abroad.
  • At Ramjas, they believe in holistic education that goes beyond achieving academic excellence and vocational training.
  • The College philosophy is to realize the overall intellectual, creative, cultural and socio-political growth and development of both the students and the college community in its entirety.
  • The college offers a wide range of courses, extra-curricular activities and technologically advanced facilities accessible to the faculty, the students and the support staff.

COLLEGE FACILITIES:

Library
Seminar Room
Hostel
Medical Facilities
Sports

DEPARTMENTS:

Botany
Commerce
Hindi
Chemistry
Economics
English
History
Mathematics
Music
Philosophy
Physical Education
Physics
Political Science
Sanskrit
Zoology

COURSES OFFERED:

Bachelor of Commerce Honours
Bachelor of Arts in Honours English
Bachelor of Arts in Honours Hindi
Bachelor of Arts in Honours Sanskrit
Bachelor of Arts in Honours Economics

10. Hindu College, New Delhi

HinduCollegeNewDelhi

COLLEGE DETAILS: 

LOCATION: New Delhi
ESTABLISHED: 1899
WEBSITE: www.hinducollege.org
CONTACT: 011 – 27667184
E-MAIL: principal@hinducollege.org

COLLEGE PROFILE:

  • Hindu College, New Delhi established in 1899 by Late Shri Krishan Dassji Gurwale.
  • The college is recognized as one of the premier academic institutions in the country.
  • It stands tall in public esteem and also in the memories of its alumni, many of whom are now prominent figures in government, business and industry, the media and education.
  • Notwithstanding its name, students from all religions have grown up here and excelled in the chosen areas of their interests, be it academics, sports or extra-curricular activities.
  • The college provides a liberal, lively and competitive environment enabling students to carve out a niche for themselves in their chosen arenas. Besides the infrastructural facilities, the strength of the college lies in its congenial and enriching atmosphere, which plays a crucial role in maintaining the excellent record the college is renowned for.
  • Generations of students who have been groomed in this college have excelled in different walks of life, with the years spent in the college providing them a solid foundation on which they could craft their success.

COLLEGE CAMPUS:

  • Hindu College is spread over 25 acres of land, the college premises are housed in one of the prime locations of the North campus of the University of Delhi and it is well connected by road and the Delhi Metro.
  • The college campus is well known for its well-maintained gardens and lovely trees, a vast sports ground and a men’s hostel which can accommodate nearly 200 students.

COLLEGE FACILITIES: 

Library
Laboratories
Computer Room
Seminar Room
Hostel
Canteen
Auditorium
Sports

DEPARTMENTS: 

Botany
Zoology
Chemistry
Physics
Mathematics
Economics
English
Hindi
History
Sanskrit
Philosophy
Poltical Science
Sociology
Statistics
Commerce

ACADEMICS: 

  • Spread over 25 acres of land, the College premises are housed in one of the prime locations of the North Campus of the University of Delhi, and it is well connected by road and the Delhi Metro.
  • The college campus is well known for its well-maintained gardens and lovely trees, a vast sports ground, and a men’s hostel which can accomodate nearly 200 students.
  • It also has one of the finest auditoria in Delhi, a state-of-the-art seminar room, and last but not the least, its very own canteen where the eatables can get as sumptuous as the discussions.
  • The college has seen remarkable growth over the years. And, today it is not only one of the most distinguished graduate and postgraduate co-educational institutions in the country, but is also, by many accounts, the college of first choice in Delhi.
  • It boasts of an accomplished faculty of about one hundred and twenty members, and more than two thousand students.
  • The college is also proud of its efficient and very supportive non-academic staff. It offers a number of courses in the science, humanities and the social science streams.
  • The College also has a rich collection of books and journals in its library, well-equipped laboratories, a Girls’ Common Room, the NSS and NCC Rooms, etc. There is also a Students’ Centre that offers the facilities of a Seminar Room, Bank, Computer Room, Stationery Shop, and a Photocopier, etc.
  • The College provides a liberal, lively and competitive environment enabling students to carve out a niche for themselves in their chosen arenas.
  • Besides the infrastructural facilities, the strength of the college lies in its congenial and enriching atmosphere, which plays a crucial role in maintaining the excellent record the college is renowned for.
  • Generations of students who have been groomed in this college have excelled in different walks of life, with the years spent in the College providing them a solid foundation on which they could craft their success.