15 Colleges In DU Which Offer The Best Sports Facilities For The Superjock In You
Our college lives are so much more than the lectures, the boring professors or the never-ending assignments and exams. All of us have heard the saying ‘all work and no play makes Jack a dull boy’, so keeping that in mind, we have compiled a list of the top colleges in DU with the best sports facilities!
1. Hansraj College
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Hansraj College is one of the oldest colleges of DU, located in North Campus. They have a huge sports ground and a basketball court. What’s special is that their sports complex is one of the few colleges in the country to possesses an indoor badminton court and a state-of-the-art indoor shooting range!
Where | Hansraj College - Mahatma Hansraj Marg, Malka Ganj
Call Them | +91 11 2766 7747 & +91 11 2766 7458
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/premiumcampus/
Here’s Their Website | https://www.hansrajcollege.ac.in/
2. Hindu College
Hindu College, another of the pioneering colleges of DU has a huge cricket field, football field, basketball court and a volleyball court, all of which form the well-equipped sports complex of the college. Apart from these, the complex has a table tennis room, sports room, chess room, 2 Physiotherapy rooms, 2 changing rooms, a kitchen and 5 washrooms including one for physically challenged sportspersons!
Where | Hindu College - Sudhir Bose Marg, University Enclave
Call Them | +91 11 2766 7184
3. Sri Venkateswara College
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SVC is one of the premium colleges of South Campus of DU. The college has various teams for different sports like athletics, archery, badminton, basketball, baseball, netball, softball, chess, air rifle shooting, air pistol shooting, boxing, swimming, volleyball, wrestling, taekwondo, judo, tennis and yoga. Sounds cool, doesn’t it?
4. Indraprastha College For Women
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IPCW offers a swimming pool, tennis court, basketball court, fitness centre, squash court, badminton court, climbing walls and a walking track to its students. What makes it unique are their swimming pool and lawn tennis facilities that can be accessed by students from other colleges for a nominal fee of around 300 per month. IPCW also has a playing arena for differently-abled students, which is unique to this institution!
Where | Indraprastha College For Women - 31, Sham Nath Marg
Call Them | +91 11 2395 4085 & +91 11 2396 2009
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/indraprasthacollege.ac.in/
5. Kirori Mal College
The college provides facilities for hockey, cricket, football, badminton, table tennis, basketball, athletics, boxing and chess. Kirori Mal College has a spectacular history in sports as due to the dedicated focus on sports, the students of this college have brought many national and even international level laurels for the college!
6. Shri Ram College Of Commerce
SRCC offers opportunities and facilitates the participation of students in sports tournaments and championships at the college and university levels in numerous games like aquatics, archery, athletics, badminton, ball badminton, baseball, basketball, cross country, chess, cricket, football, hockey, handball, judo, netball, softball, table tennis, lawn tennis, taekwondo and more!
7. Ramjas College
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Ramjas College offers its students volleyball, basketball, football and table tennis facilities. It has its own shooting range and an archery range within the campus. Apart from that, it also has a gymnasium with modern equipment. Pretty rad, right?
Where | Ramjas College - University Enclave
Call Them | +91 11 2766 7706
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/ramjascollegedu/?ref=br_rs
8. Kamala Nehru College
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KNC offers sports like football, cricket, judo, athletics, basketball and aerobics facilities. What makes it unique is its gym that’s inside its campus which students from Gargi College can access for a reasonable fee of Rs 300-500 per month!
Where | Kamla Nehru College - University of Delhi, August Kranti Marg
Call Them | +91 11 2649 4881
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/kamalanehrucollege/
Here’s Their Website | https://www.knc.edu.in/
9. St. Stephen’s College
St. Stephen’s has a badminton hall, basketball court, shooting range for 10 meters air pistol and air rifle, squash court and a swimming pool. What makes it special is that the badminton and squash courts have wooden flooring while the basketball court has synthetic flooring.
10. SGTB Khalsa College
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SGTB Khalsa nurtures its athletes exceptionally well. It has a very talented cricket team that has won many laurels. What makes it unique is that they have a cricket academy which operates on its grounds during the evenings. This academy provides students with excellent training in cricket, available to non-Khalsa college students as well, for a cost of 1500 per month.
Where | SGTB Khalsa College - University Of Delhi, University Enclave
Call Them | +91 11 2766 6641 & +91 11 2766 6220
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/SGTBKhalsaCollegeNorthCampusDU/
11. Lady Shri Ram College
LSR is a pioneer in the field of sports. Activities like archery, basketball, air rifle shooting, volleyball and squash are all prioritised here. LSR proudly hosts the Dr. Bharat Ram Sports meet which is not only a prominent sports meet but also the only one hosted by a women’s college that caters to both men and women!
12. Acharaya Narendra Dev College
This college has two sports instructors with one of them being a Dronacharya awardee, and boasts of facilities for table tennis, chess, cricket, football, volleyball, basketball and athletics. They also have a sports room with equipment that can be accessed for free by the students. Did you know this institution pays special attention to para-athletics?
Where | Acharaya Narendra Dev College - Govindpuri, Kalkaji
Call Them | +91 11 2629 4540
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/andcollege1992
Here’s Their Website | https://www.andcollege.du.ac.in/
13. College Of Vocational Studies
If you’re a sports enthusiast then this college is a great option for you. They have facilities for games like Volleyball, Football, Cricket, Boxing, Basketball, Archery and Athletics. In fact, if you have the talent & skills, you can even apply to this college under the sports quota! So, get practising from now!
Where | College Of Vocational Studies - Triveni, Sheikh Sarai, Phase II
Call Them | +91 11 29258544
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/SMCCVSDU/
Here’s Their Website | http://www.cvs.edu.in/
14. Shivaji College
This prestigious institution has teams in popular games like basketball, cricket, football and volleyball. Did you know this college takes pride in maintaining one of the largest playgrounds in the city? Yep, and they host sports day every year where they invite reputable players as chief guests.
Where | Shivaji College - Raja Garden, Ring Road
Call Them | +91 11 2511 6644
Check Out Their FB Page | https://www.facebook.com/shivajicollege.ac/
Here’s Their Website | https://www.shivajicollege.ac.in/
15. Satyawati College
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The sports complex here has facilities for both indoor and outdoor games. They have grounds for cricket, football & badminton and a basketball court. Plus, they also have an ideal environment for differently-abled students to work on their skills. They also have facilities for chess and carrom, which is awesome!
We hope this helps you choose the best college for the sportsman in you in the upcoming admission session!