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|Admissions to Economics/Commerce and Mathematics/Statistics Honours Courses|
|In response to a number of queries the college clarifies that a student wishing to apply for an honours degree in the Economics and Commerce stream must have studied Mathematics/Business Mathematics as one of her subjects in Class XII, though it need not be included in the Best of Four Subjects.
For admission to Mathematics and Statistics Honours courses, students must have studied Mathematics (not Business Mathematics) in Class XII to qualify.
The minimum marks for the subject prescribed in Guidelines for Evaluation of Merit are required in order to qualify.
|Four Year Undergraduate Programme|
The four year undergraduate programme is a new initiative by the University of Delhi that aims:
• To bring in reform in the higher education stage.
• To create international standards of teaching & learning.
• To encourage multi-discipline culture at the under graduate level.
• To provide for mobility and credit transfers both within India and abroad.
• To enable students to transit easily for post graduate students abroad, especially in the United States.
• To enhance equity and access by allowing multiple exit points for students from a diversity of background learning capacities and employment/ academic aspirations.
• To provide for continued renewal and revitalization of courses.
• To encourage the use of contemporary information technology tools in teaching learning.
• To replace old methodologies of rote learning and blackboard based pedagogy.
• To engage in processes of collaboration and educative learning.
The four year undergraduate programme is an integrated programme that includes a combination of courses:
1. Foundation Courses (FC)
These are compulsory multidisciplinary courses. The teaching methodology in these courses is participative and project based with mandatory student presentations in class. Project work is an integral part of these courses and will carry a 50% weightage in evaluation.
The distribution of the Foundation Courses in the first, second, third and fourth semesters is as follows:
2. Discipline Courses-I (DC-I) (Major Discipline)
Discipline Course-I is the major Discipline Course that the student will study throughout her four years in College. She will be admitted on the basis of the Discipline Course-I she opts for and needs to meet the ‘cut off’ requirement for the Discipline-I Course.
LSR offers the following Discipline-I Courses:
Multiple Exit Options
At LSR, we encourage all our students to complete the four year undergraduate programme and graduate with a B. A. Honours/B. Tech degree. However, if for some exceptional reason, a student wishes to leave College after two years, she will be awarded a Diploma and will have the option of returning to the University of Delhi within the next ten years to complete her graduation. If a student opts to leave after three years, she will be awarded a B. A. degree with a Major.
Attendance requirements are very strictly adhered to at LSR. Students of professional courses such as Journalism and Mass Communication and Elementary Education are required to attend 75% of the total lectures and tutorials separately in theory and practical to appear for the University Examination. Students of all other courses are required to complete 66.6% of the total lectures and tutorials separately in theory and practical to appear for the University Examination.
|Courses Of Study|
The wide range of subjects and courses in the Honours programme includes:
» B.A. Honours in Economics, English, Hindi, History, Philosophy, Political Science, Psychology, Sanskrit and Sociology.
» B.Sc. Honours in Mathematics and Statistics.
» B.Com. Honours in Commerce
» Professional Courses in Elementary Education and Journalism & Mass Communication as well as a One Year Diploma course in Conflict Transformation and Peacebuilding are the other courses available in the College.
|Procedure For Application|
It is mandatory for all students to apply for admission on the University of Delhi admission form (either online at www.du.ac.in or offline at designated colleges and post offices. For further details, please check the University of Delhi website www.du.ac.in). No student can be considered for admission if she has not filled the University admission form.
In addition, all students who would like to be considered for admission to LSR, are advised to meet the Pre-Admission Counselling unit, set up in the College either personally or through a representative. This will help the student make her choices and facilitate the admission process.
|Calculating Eligibility For Admission|
|Procedure For Admission|
LSR will display the ‘cut-offs’ as per the dates announced by the University. If the candidate’s marks fall within the ‘cut-offs’ announced and all eligibility criteria is met (including relevant special requirements), the candidate should verify the date and time allotted for her counselling with the admission-in-charge of the relevant department.
Note: In case a candidate is found to have submitted fake certificates, her admission will stand cancelled and the fees will not be refunded
|Admission procedure for B.EL.ED. Course|
Bachelor of Elementary Education
B. El. Ed. is a four-year professional elementary teacher-education programme. Students are required to do 9 Foundation Courses, 4 Core Courses, 3 Pedagogy Courses, 2 Liberal Options and 1 Pedagogy Option. Each student must attend not less than 75% each of the lectures delivered and practicum held. The internal assessment carries 30% weightage for Theory Courses. In the case of practicum, assessment is totally internal and is done on a continuous basis. Admission for this course is through an entrance test conducted by the University of Delhi. Please refer to the University Bulletin and information booklet available at the Central Institute of Education, University of Delhi or check www.cie.du.ac.in for details.
|Special Category Students|
LSR welcomes students with special needs and within logistical constraints, tries to provide every help to facilitate their years in College. 22.5% of the total seats are reserved for candidates belonging to the SC/ST category, 27% are reserved for candidates belonging to the OBC category and 3% seats are reserved for Persons with Disability (PwD). The College also offers a number of scholarships and freeships, on the basis of merit and need, to admitted students of the disadvantaged categories.
SC/ST/OBC/PWD Category Students
It is mandatory for all students from these categories to apply for admission on the University of Delhi admission forms (either online at www.du.ac.in or offline at designated centers). For further details, please check the University of Delhi website.
SC/ST/PwD Category students should also check the details for their registration either on the University of Delhi website or contact the office of the Dean, Students’ Welfare (Main Campus) University of Delhi.
In addition, all SC/ST/OBC/PwD category students who would like to be considered for admission to LSR, are advised to meet the Pre-Admission Counseling unit, set up in the College, either personally or through a representative. This will help the student make her choices and facilitate the admission process.
Eligibility Criteria For SC/ST/OBC/PWD Category Students
The eligibility criteria for SC/ST/OBC/PWD categories will be according to the guidelines of the University of Delhi.
• Students applying under these categories must possess valid SC/ST/OBC/PwD category certificates.
• These should be issued in their own names and be according to the criteria set down by the University of Delhi.
• Admission for all these categories is provisional and subject to verification of the SC/ST/OBC/Medical Certificate, by the competent authority. The certificates submitted will be verified from the concerned issuing authority.
• Marks will be calculated on the basis of a language and three best elective subjects.
• Admission to the four year undergraduate degree course will be based on Discipline-I (Major Discipline) – e.g. if a student wishes to choose Economics as her Discipline–I Course, her marks should fall within the ‘cut-off’ of that subject.
• In addition, for OBC Students
|Procedure For Admission For SC/ST/OBC/PWD Category Students|
• LSR will convey the ‘cut off’ marks for the various courses offered by the College to the University and display it on the notice board of the College, as per the University Schedule.
• The list of students eligible under each category, according to the ‘cut off’, will be displayed in the College.
• If the candidate’s name appears on the list and her marks fall within the ‘cut off’, she should check the date and time allotted for her counselling with the admission-in-charge of that particular category.8 Lady Shri Ram College for Women
• Those seeking admission will have to be personally present to gain admission.
• No student is allowed to take admission in 2 courses/colleges simultaneously. In case, she is found to be admitted in two courses/colleges simultaneously, her admission will be cancelled.
• For subjects like B.El.Ed. where centralised tests are being held, please check the University of Delhi website.
• All admissions will be provisional and subject to confirmation by the University of Delhi.
On admission, candidates are required to submit all original certificates on the same day and pay the fees in cash. The candidates must submit the following original documents along with one attested photocopy of each at the time of taking admission:
• Date of Birth certificate or Secondary School or equivalent Examination Certificate clearly stating the date of Birth.
• Original Mark-sheet issued by the Board / University.
• Certificate from the Head of Institution last attended.
• A passport size photograph should be pasted on the College Enrolment Form and another submitted to the office on the day of the Counseling after the admission is finalized.
• SC/ST/OBC/PwD certificates wherever applicable.
• Students who have not studied Hindi upto Class 10 are required to produce their Class 8 marksheet as evidence of having / not having studied Hindi upto Class 8.
Original documents will be retained by the College. In case a candidate withdraws the original certificates, her admission will stand cancelled. In case a candidate requires the original certificates for a few days for any reason, she should meet the Convenor of Admissions with a written request and take permission for the same.
Note: In case a candidate is found to have submitted fake certificates, the admission will stand cancelled and the fees will not be refunded.
|Admission Under Reserved Categories Of Jammu & Kashmir Migrants/Specific Armed Forces Reservation|
|Please refer to the University of Delhi for all information pertaining to these categories including eligibility.
Admission under these categories is centralized and will be conducted at the University level by the Office of Deputy Registrar, Academic.
LSR welcomes students from all over the world and provides them an enriching context to pursue higher studies. At LSR overseas students are divided into two categories:
Foreign Board (Foreign/Indian Nationals)
Students of foreign/Indian nationality who appeared for their qualifying examination under a foreign board are advised to get in touch with the FOREIGN STUDENTS REGISTRY OFFICE, Room No. 11, First Floor, Conference Center, University of Delhi, Delhi - 110 007, Phone No: 011-27666756, E_mail: email@example.com; firstname.lastname@example.org, to obtain a letter certifying:
To Gain Admission:
Students of Indian nationality who appeared for their qualifying examination under a foreign board may approach the College directly. They are required to fill in the DU Application Form just like other Indian students. In addition they have to provide the following:
Indian Board (Foreign Nationality)
Students of foreign nationality who appeared for their qualifying examination under an Indian Board should get in touch with the Foreign Students Advisor, University of Delhi (Phone No: 011-27666756, E_mail: email@example.com; firstname.lastname@example.org), for completing formalities and payment of additional fees. They must apply for admission to the college and meet the eligibility criteria along with the general category of students within the time stipulated for admissions. All rules for general admissions apply to them.
|Admission Under Sports/ECA Category|
For admission under the Sports and ECA (Extra Curricular Activities) categories, the candidates need to fill the College Sports/ECA application forms. These application forms shall be made available by the college from 5th June to 19th June, 2013 between 10 a.m. and 1 p.m.. Last date for submission of Sports/ECA forms is 19th June, 2013, upto 1 p.m.
Admission on the basis of sports will be decided by a Committee that will be constituted according to the guidelines of the University of Delhi and will follow procedures laid down by the University of Delhi. This Committee will screen/evaluate the applications, conduct and evaluate the fitness and sports trials and recommend admission as per the guidelines.
All Sports certificates shall be accompanied by a photograph of the sportsperson duly attested by the respective issuing authority or head of the the institution last attended. Any student submitting false/forged/fake certificates will be debarred from admission to any course in any college for three years. If admitted, the student’s admission will be cancelled and all such cases will be reported to the University.
The level of competence in the sport will be determined on the basis of distinction achieved only within the last three years. Please attach copies of the following with the application form:
1. A Certificate from the institution last attended.
2. Certificate of the last qualifying examination passed.
3. Marks sheet on the basis of which admission is sought.
4. Date of Birth Certificate or Secondary School or equivalent Examination Certificate clearly stating the date of birth.
5. Documents in support of achievement in the sport on the basis of which admission is sought.
6. Other relevant documents such as SC/ST certificates.
7. A certificate of physical fitness signed by a registered medical practitioner.
8. Details of any scholarships the applicant has availed of in the past three years.
Copies of all such documents and a photograph of the sportsperson should be attested by the Principal of the institution last attended. Incomplete forms will not be considered. For further details, see the Sports Application form.
Extra Curricular Activity (ECA) Category
A committee constituted by the college will decide admission on the basis of Extra Curricular Activities. Candidates are therefore advised not to rely on their qualifying in the Trials and to secure Admission wherever they can.
You need to attach copies of the following with the ECA application form:
1. A letter of recommendation from the Principal/Officiating Authority of the School last attended clearly giving details of activities participated in. The Principal should also express his/her opinion on the extent to which the candidates might be able to contribute to the cultural life of the College.
2. Documents in support of achievement in ECA on the basis of which admission is sought. The college is especially interested in the candidates’ participation in activities during
the last three years.
3. Statement of Purpose written by the student stating how she will contribute to the life of the college and why she has applied to LSR.
4. Portfolios are necessary for those applying under the category of Fine Arts/Painting/Sculpture/Photography and are desirable for all other categories.
5. A list of Extra Curricular Activities mentioning level of participation and prizes won in the last three years.
6. For those applying in the category of Performing Arts, it is compulsory to submit a CD recording of their performances.
7. A Certificate from the institution last attended.
8. Marks Sheet on the basis of which admission is sought.
9. Date of Birth Certificate or School Examination Certificate clearly stating Date of Birth.
Please attach all relevant documents. Incomplete forms will not be considered.
|Conflict Transformation And Peacebuilding (Diploma Programme)|
Innovation and Inclusivity
The one year Post Graduate Diploma in Conflict Transformation and Peacebuilding is tentatively planned as an integrated programme combining classroom learning, fieldwork and action research. Offered to undergraduate and graduate students, NGO workers, media persons and grassroots’ workers, the course seeks to equip potential peace builders with the knowledge, skills and expertise to engage in processes of Peacebuilding. It provides a context for students to build mentoring relationships with renowned practitioners and scholars in the field.
Drawing on related developments in the disciplines of peace and conflict studies, sociology, psychology, international relations, development, media studies and economics, the course uses an inter-disciplinary approach to explore the causes of, and responses to, conflicts at various levels, including the intra-personal, interpersonal, inter-group, national and international spheres. The course is semesterised into a one year diploma programme.
The Diploma Programme requires students to:
Complete course work
Be placed with an organization working in Conflict Resolution or related fields (for at least two months)
Submit a research thesis (of publishable quality) and participate in a viva
Participate in a research methodology workshop
|Short Term Courses|
LSR also offers a few short-term courses from among the following:
1. Optional Diploma Course for Students (classes held after college hours). The college offers Certificate and Diploma courses in French, Russian and Spanish.
2. Several short term Certificate Courses are also offered. Courses offered in the past include Art Appreciation, Mathematics for Managers, Women and Politics, Modelling using spreadsheets, Film Appreciation, Publishing and Entrepreneurship, etc.
|Residence Hall Guidelines|
There are very limited seats available in the Residence Hall. All applicants are therefore well advised to make alternate arrangements. The Residence Hall admission procedure will only begin after all the general admissions are over. This commences in the latter half of July. For every department, a limited, fixed number of seats are available. Depending on the strength of the department, this number varies between 2 and 4.
• During the interaction with the Admission in-charge of the Department, candidates must mention that they would like accomodation in the Residence Hall.
• The Admission in-charge of every Department, on the basis of information provided during the interaction, will recommend the names of applicants who want residence. This will be done generally on the basis of merit.
• Subsequently the Residence Hall will display the list of candidates who will get an application form to fill. This will be followed by an interview. After that the final list of students who have made it to the Residence Hall will be displayed. The entire process should be over by August.
• There will be a Residential Hall Fee in addition to the College Fee.
|A number of Scholarships – including the prestigious Morada Scholarship, the Medeleine Ihsanullah Scholarships, the Bindu Agarwal and Saroj Gupta Scholarships, the Tejaswi Rao Scholarship, the Neha Puri Scholarship, the KPMG Scholarships, the G.L. Bansal Scholarship, the Omkar Nath Pandit Scholarship, the Har Dayal Singh Walia Scholarship, the ELSA Scholarship and the Anupama Dua Scholarship among others are also awarded to students for consistent outstanding performance in various fields.|