We seek to provide students with detailed information but it is advisable
for students to buy the Prospectus that is available at the admissions
counter towards the end of May. The Fee Structure which changes
from year to year is available only in the Prospectus. The
Prospectus can be sent by post if the appropriate cost and postal
charges of Rs 320/- are sent to us by bank draft in the name of
Principal, Lady Shri Ram College for Women, (preferably Punjab
The admissions procedure starts from 4th of June 2012 and lasts up to 30th June. Please
check individual pages on the website for the latest information.
The best way to decide your chance to join LSR College is to read
through carefully all the pages under the 'Admissions' link on the
home page. This includes Admission Requirements, Admissions
Procedure, Admission Forms, Cut Offs, Academic Calendar,
Evaluation and On Campus Housing. You will find the links to these
pages on the Site Map.
Please also download and read through carefully the LSR Admission
Form, especially the notes at the bottom of the Form.
Q: Is any pre-course reading required?
A: No we do not expect students to do any specific pre-course reading
but obviously it is advisable to be prepared for your course. We
thus advise students to come for the orientation, which will help
them gain a better perspective on what they should expect for the
next three years.
Q. What is the minimum percentage criteria for admission to
A. The minimum percentage required varies across different courses.
The previous year’s cut -off percentages are indicative of
the following year’s minimum requirements but may be subject to
Q. What kind of admission tests will be conducted for Journalism Course?
A. There is no specific syllabus for the test. The Journalism (Hons.) test will seek to assess
comprehension, analytical and language skills, as well as awareness
of contemporary events.
The admission to English
(Hons.) course will be based on qualifying in the CATE (Common
Apptitude Test of English) conducted by the Delhi University.
Please check the instructions on the Home page.
Q. Is the cut-off percentage different for students residing
A. Cut-off is the same for all regions in India.
Q. Are the first lists taken out on the basis of merit or on
a first come first basis?
A. The lists are taken out strictly on merit basis only.
Q. What were the last year's (2011-12) cut-off percentages?
A. Last year's cut-off percentages are available from the Cut Offs
Q. Is there an entrance test for B.A. (Hons.) Economics?
A. No, there's no entrance test for B.A. (Hons.) Economics.
Q: When will the lists be released?
A: The exact dates will be made available during the months of May-June.
Please see the Important Dates for Admission on the Admission
Q. What is the procedure for Admission to MA Courses.
A. Applicants wishing to join LSR College for MA Courses are required
to get themselves registered with the concerned department of Delhi University (South Campus).
Details are available on the DU Website
Q. May I join LSR
College if I have completed the IB or other equivalent programme?
Admission requests from students who have undergone the
International Baccalaureate programme/other
are accepted. Our
admission process starts in early June and completes by end
Jun every year. During this period it is advisable for the
student to be present in Delhi.
The specimen Admission Form may be downloaded from our website
The 'Admissions' pages on our website have most of the
We entertain the predicted grades as a basis for admission
provisionally, subject to merit, vacancies for the course
selected and passing of pre admission tests for English and
Journalism courses. There are no vacancies reserved for any
category in LSR except OBC category.
In case of delay in publishing of the IB results beyond 30 Jun,
a confidential assessment of the candidate's capabilities,
expected grades and chances of passing the IB programme are
required to be sent by the Principal of the prospective
student's school/college, to our College Principal, latest by 30
We offer only a
Bachelor of Arts programme.
The list of courses which qualify for admission is included
in the Admission Form which may be downloaded from the website
as a guide.
There is no requirement for prospective students to approach the
Foreign Students Adviser if they are an Indian nationals.
percentages for various courses should also be seen to assess
whether you may gain admission to LSR. The IB Grades are
converted to percentages in accordance with the guidelines laid
down by the University of Delhi. (www.du.ac.in) given below.
Equation of the Grade/Point System
University of Delhi
of the grade point average awarded in examinations such as
Cambridge School Certificate
Examination/Malayan/Overseas/African G.C.E./Examination School
Certificate Examination and/or 12th Grade Examination of the
American Embassy School, New Delhi with the percentage of marks
as are awarded in the Higher Secondary Examination of the
Central Board of Secondary Examination, New Delhi, for the
purpose of admission to different Courses in the Delhi
PERCENTAGE OF EACH GRADE
The admission giving
authority may calculate according to this conversion table (A.C.
Reso. No. 319 dated 22.3.1976)
(Please note that
the above notification is a copy of the Delhi University
notification on the subject and any clarification required may be
obtained from Delhi University.)
Q. What is the medium
of instructions at LSR?
A. English is
the medium of instructions for all courses (except for Sanskrit).
It is compulsory to include English marks in the 'best four'
aggregate required for admission. For admission in Sanskrit, a
student has the option of including any language other than
English in her ‘best four’ total.
Q. Are the admission forms available online or can they be
sent by post?
A. Only the specimen Admission forms may be obtained online or at the College
counter. You may download your
form here. The
admission form is sent by post if the appropriate fee is sent in
advance by bank draft as mentioned above.For 2012 admissions Delhi
University has centralised the Application process. The common
admissions application form will be available on sale for Rs
100/-, from 4th to 18th June 2012 at select colleges and post
offices in Delhi. It is also available online on the Delhi
University website www.du.ac.in.
Q: How many hostel rooms does LSR have?
A: LSR has a total of 300 hostel seats and it is advisable for
all out-station students to come early and make alternative arrangements should they not
get a place in the hostel. We receive over 2000
applications for accommodation and it is therefore not possible
to accommodate all the applicants. There are several good
paying guest accommodation available near the College campus.
Q: On what basis is a hostel seat alloted?
A: It is strictly alloted on the basis of merit and need.
Q: How do I apply for a hostel room?
A: Students wishing to avail of the on-campus housing should obtain
a separate application form from the Residence Office immediately
after they have been admitted to the college. The completed form,
along with a copy of the school marks-sheet and a certificate of
physical fitness, must be submitted to the Residence Office by the
date specified on the College Notice Board, for finalising the
Residence interview list.
Q: What is the fee structure for my course?
A: Please check the Prospectus for the fee structure for the year
of admission. This is generally available towards the end of May.
Q: Are there any scholarships available?
A: There are a limited number of awards available on the basis of
merit. Please check the Prospectus and Admission Procedure pagefor further details.
Q: Could you please give me my sociology teacher’s contact
A: Due to security concerns, we do not generally divulge the Faculty’s
contact address or details. You may however make a special request
by emailing us and providing us particulars. We will then consider
it on merit.
Q: I have applied for Economics (Hons) and I was wondering about
A: The Faculty list is shown on the Departments page. During admissions, you will be given an opportunity to interact
with some of your Faculty.
We have a separate Alumna website www.lsralumna.org. We therefore request all LSR graduates to sign up and stay connected!
Please click the Alumna link on our Home page.
Q: When will my first year results be declared?
A: Delhi University declares subject wise results usually in the
months of June and July. It is a centralized process and does usually
take 2-3 months for evaluation. The results have to be seen on the
College Notice Board and are not available online
Q: Are there any administrative positions available?
A: All vacant positions administrative or otherwise are posted
on the 'Vacancies at LSR' link. Information regarding the
qualifications required and interview dates may be obtained from
The Delhi University has introduced the Semester system of study in
Delhi University colleges from the academic year 2011-12. In 2012
all first and second year students will be on the Semester system.
Only third year students will be on the annual system.