Atma Ram Sanatan Dharma College has got 6th rank in the College category in the All India Ranking 2023 released by NIRF.National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF) is an initiative of the Ministry of Education, Government of India to rank universities, colleges, engineering, management, medical and pharmacy institutions of the country.More than eight thousand institutions had participated for the ranking this year.The college had secured the 7thrank in the rankings released in 2022. The college has scored highest amongst all the colleges of University of Delhi in the parameter of Research and Professional Practices for the second time in a row. College Principal Prof.Gyantosh Kumar Jha congratulated the ARSD family for achieving this milestone. He believes that the college’s current position is the result of its determination and sense of responsibility towards the nation. All the faculty member, students, staff and alumni of the college have this sense of responsibility and are continuously contributing in the development of the college.College’s meteoric rise has been made possible by the efforts of the Chairman and members of the Governing Body, the teaching and research being done by the teachers, students’ performance, efforts of the alumni association and the opportunities being made available to the students by the Placement Cell. Atma Ram Sanatan Dharma College is making continuous efforts in the direction of achieving new heights. The college had earlier received A++ grade and a score of 3.77by NAAC which is the highest score amongst all the colleges of University of Delhi.
Atma Ram Sanatan Dharma College (ARSD), University of Delhi organized an interaction lecture with Honourable Chief Guest, Shri S. Somanath, Chairman, Indian Space Research Organisation on 20th March, 2023 at college premises. To grace the event Prof. Balaram Pani, Dean of Colleges, University of Delhi was invited as the Guest of Honour. College NCC wing escorted the guests with guards of honour with full zeal and enthusiasm. Principal, Prof. Gyantosh Kumar Jha and Internal Assurance Quality Cell (IQAC), Coordinator Dr. Vintat Tuli welcomed the dignitaries and briefed the gathering about the scientific progress of the college. Prof. Gyantosh Kr. Jha expressed his gratitude toward Shri S. Somanth to spare his valuable time for interaction with students of ARSD College and mentioned that it’s a lifetime opportunity for students of the college to get insights of ISRO from the Chairman, ISRO himself. He also commended Prof. Balaram Pani for his extraordinary leadership quality and thanked him for taking out time from his busy schedule to grace the event. Prof. Balaram Pani during his address with students emphasized on the importance of having clear objectives to be successful in life and better future. He motivated students to generate their passion and interest in a specific field and to implement their goals with honesty, punctuality, determination, and hard work.
Shri S. Somanath addressed the gathering and shared his journey in ISRO with students. He started his interaction by acclaiming the students as the future of India. He mentioned that Physics is a diverse subject which has various domains assimilated in it. “Wondering is most integral to being a physicist, you can’t be one if you don’t wonder” quoted by Shri S. Somanath. He explained how the sky is the projection of the past event and light travels light years to reach earth which creates the blinking stars in the night sky. He gave an example of how the James Webb telescope can see light from 13.5 billion years away. He explained that only space technology can help us understand the creation and structure of the universe. He said that Humans are incapable of physically seeing the smallest and biggest entities of the universe but humans surely can understand them well. He asserted that space technology can help us understand the creation and structure of the universe. He also gave information about the ASTROSAT satellite of ISRO that observes deep space. He also told students about the sounding rockets to study the electromagnetic anomalies in the upper atmosphere caused by cosmic rays. Shri S Somnath claimed that we human beings are the “Children of stars”. He explained the phenomenon of the explosions of various homogenous stars which lead to the formation of earth, creation of life. Today also, constantly stars are exploding in supernovae to create more entities. He gave an example of the Hubble telescope, how it observed the darkest corner of the universe with a static lens for 10 days and the compiled image formed still has various illuminating galaxies. He said that it is beyond humans’ imagination, what the universe brews. He talked about string theory and how it introduced 11 dimensions of space which humans can’t comprehend.
For career guidance, he explained how ISRO welcomes people from diverse fields including subjects like Physics, Mathematics, Biology, Computer science, Chemists, Engineers and Agriculture scientists. Shri S. Somanath informed students about ISRO’s laboratories subsidiaries specific to physics like–NARL, Physics research Laboratory, Indian Institute of Astrophysics, etc. He proudly explained students, how ISRO is taking lead in developing its own rockets, satellites and developing new technologies at International level which is necessary for building a strong nation. He said he hopes for the next technological marvel as even today space technology has its limitations. With open discussion with students he discussed about the privatization of space and opportunities available at ISRO. To conclude, he claimed that the most important thing is how science impacts society and how science is applied in everyday life. Students participated very enthusiastically in the event and the session came to end with the Vote of thanks by Dr. Vinita Tuli.
Nimbus, the English Debating Society of Atma Ram Sanatan Dharma College, University of Delhi, organised the first edition of Ehsaas- an Asian Parliamentary Debate tournament from 18th – 20th March 2023. It witnessed enthusiastic participation from 200 debaters in 42 teams, representing nearly 30 institutions. Spanned over three days, the mega event witnessed an extraordinary display of astounding leadership, exercise of inspired judgement and passionate oratory.
The grand inaugural competiton was won by the team from DTU in the Open category, and Sri Venkateshwara College in the Novice category.
Thanks to unflinching support from Prof. Gyantosh Kumar Jha, the Principal of ARSD College, and the entire college administration, the event was a resounding success.
The English Department Association organized its annual literary festival with great pomp and show on the 20th and 21st of March. Participants and spectators attended the event in great numbers. Undergraduates and post-graduate students across Delhi colleges and Haryana colleges participated in various events, including- Litscape- The Paper presentation competition; Art bridge- the scene illustration competition; Mismatched- The alternate ending writing competition, held on day one.
The fest’s second day was much appreciated, including a movie screening, Hush and Unmute – open mic, which attracted great performances as a non-competitive event. Lastly, the day wrapped up with a book stall, attracting many students. The events received rave reviews with requests to have such book stalls and events in the future too. The two-day event ended on a very grand note. All involved had a fabulous time.
Proud moment for ARSD family !!
ARSD College has bagged 7th rank in All India Ranking 2022 by National Institutional Ranking Framework(NIRF), Ministry of Education, Government of India. We were at 12th ,13th and 14th positions respectively in 2021,2020 and 2019. ARSD is improving its performance on various parameters such as research, graduation outcome and perception constantly.
Principal of the college, Prof. Gyantosh Kumar Jha said that the ranking is showing our hard work and determined continuous efforts to give students a world class institution where they can dream big and fly high. He congratulated the ARSD Family for achieving this milestone and appealed to the ARSD Community to work harder for higher achievements.
Atma Ram Sanatan Dharma College organized live screening of Pariksha Pe Charcha 2022 by Honorable Prime Minister of India Shri Narendra Modi on 1st April 2022 at 11:00AM in the seminar room of the college. The screening was attended by the Principal of the College Prof. Gyantosh Kumar Jha,faculty members and students.More than 150 people attended in college and 300+ people on our social media handles.The event was also shared on our official facebook and twitter with hash tag #ppc2022 and #examwarriors. Also, Ministry of Education along with UGC and University of Delhi were tagged in the twitter post.[responsivevoice_button buttontext="Listen"]