From the Principal’s Desk

IMG_3767Zakir Husain Delhi College has always stood steadfast as a champion of some basic values which have acquired greater relevance in contemporary times. Read More

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Special Attractions

Jumma Chaat Corner

There is separate chaat corner, providing traditionally famous “JummaChaat”, chhole and other delicacies, a legacy of the Old Delhi College. This corner is being now run by the third generation of the JummaChaat Family.

Safal Booth (Mother Dairy)

A Safal food outlet of the Mother Dairy co-operative was inaugurated in the College premises few years back. This is a unique initiative and the first of its kind by any college in Delhi University. The idea behind this is to inculcate healthy food habits among students who are otherwise addicted to carbonated soft drinks and nutrition lacking ready made snacks. Since the college has said no to junk food and other carbonated drinks, the Safal outlet offers an excellent option and a healthy alternative for the entire college community.

Dairy products such as flavoured milk, dahi, lassi, and fruit juices are popular among the students as well as the staff. Mother Dairy ice creams are also a great attraction. The Safal range of fresh fruits and sprouts are appreciated by college team members who come for practice sessions early in the morning. The reasonable rates of the products are an added attraction in these times of high inflation.

Canteen

College has a hygienically maintained canteen which provides healthy & nutritious food. Our priority is to provide healthy and wholesome food/snacks to our children and the spirit is well reflected in the canteen menu. We discourage carbonated drinks and junk foods. The items such as South Indian and North Indian foods.

Child labour is not employed anywhere in the campus including the canteen.

Stationery & Souvenir Shop

The College have a Stationery and Souvenir shop.

Souvenir Shop shares College Momentos, Coffee Mugs printed with beautiful college picture, Metal Keychains with precisely engraved college logo and moto – Live By Love, and other memorable gift items as souvenir.

Stationery Shop have all necessary stationery items for everybody. This serves as a substitute of nearby outside market shops and students are now very well satisfied having all such resources in their own college.

College Greens   

Our college is maintaining a green campus with a great variety of plants.The college has a total of over 4000 plants with 171 trees, 1037 shrubs, 820 foliage, 1037 winter ornamental plants, 350 summer ornamental plants, 13 hanging baskets, 251 bulbous plants, 86 cacti and succulents  and large number of weeds. Read more…

Nursery

A Native Tree Nursery has been started in the college in collaboration with BNHS.Bird feeders & bird nest has been placed in strategic positions to attract the birds.

A medicinal garden having 8-10 herbal plants has been earmarked in the college. Some of the students and office staff has been trained from Forest Research Institute (FRI), Dehradun and Development Alternative (DA), Delhi

  • Say No To Plastic

Our students have started a campaign SAY NO TO PLASTIC, USE CLOTH BAG. The bags are made from old clothes by adopting the practice of REUSE and REDUCE. The college wants to spread the message of NO TO PLASTIC to the neighboring community and the college staff and students. The bags are stitched in the girls common room by our students.

  • Organic Waste Recycling
Kitchen waste from the canteen is converted into manure by using Vermi Composting.
  • Paper Recycling
Waste papers are collected from the college and converted into useful bi-product like folders, carry bags, cards, etc
  • E-Waste Management
The college fraternity is actively participating by bringing electronic waste from their homes and depositing with the college data lab.The e- waste is collected by the NGO Chintan for recycling. By this process the pollution of hazardous waste caused by activities of junk dealers is avoided.

Tailoring

A vocational training is given to the girls students in the tailoring section of the college by a trained staff. No fees is charged from the students.