Indraprastha College for Women (IP) is a constituent college of University of Delhi, situated in Civil lines, North Campus, New Delhi. IP College for Women was established in the year 1924 and it is the first college for girls across India. The primary motive of this college was to empower women in terms of education and groom them to be-ready for the real-world challenges. The college offers Undergraduate and Postgraduate programs in all the three streams(Arts, Commerce, and Science) to approximately 3500 students.

IP College for Women Cut Off 2020

Courses  Cut off 1 (Gen) Cut off 2 (Gen) Cut off 3 (Gen) Cut off 4 (Gen) Cut off 5 (Gen) Special Cut off (Gen) Fee 
B.Com (H) 98.00 97.50 96.50 96.50 96.00 96.00 INR 74,290
B.A. (Hons.) Economics 98.00 98.00 Closed 96.50 Closed Closed INR 61,890
B.A. (Hons.) English 96.50 Closed 96.25 Closed 96.00 Closed INR 61,890
B.A. (Hons.) Hindi 86.00 83.50 Closed 83.00 Closed Closed INR 61,890
B.A. (Hons.) Geography 96.00 Closed Closed Closed Closed Closed INR 91,890
B.A. (Hons.) History 96.00 Closed Closed Closed Closed Closed INR 61,890
B.A. (Hons.) Philosophy 93.00 Closed Closed 92.75 91.75 Closed INR 61,890
B.A. (Hons.) Political Science 97.50 97.25 97.00 96.50 96.50 96.50 INR 61,890
B.A. (Hons.) Psychology 98.00 Closed Closed Closed Closed Closed INR 85,890
B.A. (Hons.) Sanskrit 70.00 65 60.00 60.00 56.00 56.00 INR 61,890
B.A. (Hons.) Sociology 96.00 97 Closed 96.00 94.50 Closed INR 61,890
B.Sc (Hons.) Computer Science 95.50 Applicants who were eligible for admission in the first cut-off will not be given admission in the second cutoff.  Closed Closed Closed Closed INR 1.26 Lacs
B.Sc (Hons.) Mathematics 95.50 Closed Closed 94.75 Closed INR 73,890

IP College for Women Admission 2020 Dates

Registration Begin for UG / PG Courses 20 Jun, 2020
Last Date to Apply for PG Courses 18 Jul, 2020
Class XII Marks Updation Last Date 09 Aug, 2020 – 05 Oct, 2020
Last Date for UG Registration 31 Aug, 2020
DUET Applications Available 20 Jun - 31 Aug, 2020
DUET Admit Card (Released) 29 Aug, 2020
DUET Exam Date 06 Sep - 11 Sep, 2020
UG / PG DUET 2020 Answer Key (Released) 26 Sep, 2020
First Cutoff Release Date 10 Oct, 2020
Admission Against First Cutoff 12 Oct, 2020 – 14 Oct, 2020
Fee Payment Deadline (First List) 16 Oct, 2020 (Upto 11:59 p.m.)
Third Cutoff Released Date 24 Oct, 2020
Fourth Cutoff Released 31 Oct, 2020
Fifth Cutoff Released 7 Nov, 2020
First List for PG 2020 Admissions Released 18 Nov, 2020
DU Special Cutoff (Released) 23 Nov, 2020
Admission in Special Cutoff 24 Nov, 2020 – 25 Nov, 2020
Last Date for Fee Payment 27 Nov, 2020
Admission Against Sixth Cutoff  30 Nov, 2020 – 2 Dec, 2020
Last Date for Fee Payment (6th Cutoff Admission) 4 Dec, 2020
Admission Against Seventh Cutoff (If Released)  7 Dec, 2020 – 9 Dec, 2020
Last Date for Fee Payment (7th Cutoff Admission) 11 Dec, 2020

IP College for Women Highlights

Established | Type 1924 | Public
Accredited by NAAC
NIRF Ranking  #43
Campuses New Delhi 
Flagship Programs B.Com (H), B.A(H) Economics, M.Com, M.A
Admission Criteria UG: Merit Based, PG: Entrance Based
Total Courses 26 across 5 streams
Applications Accepted Online
Application Fee 250
Scholarships Offered
Placements 2019-20 Highest CTC: INR 6.4 LPA

IP College for Women Campus

The infrastructure of the college looks like a symbol of history and tradition. The ninety-five-year-old college campus is spread over 14.5 acres of land and the groundwork itself is a heritage, it is embraced by its natural beauty, greenery, and eco-friendly environment. The ambiance of the campus lets the students to empower, explore and express themselves. 

Note: The college is adjacent to Civil lines metro station.

IP College for Women Ranking

Indraprastha College stands out to be one of the 10 best colleges under University of Delhi.

As per NIRF(National Institutional Ranking Framework), there has been a significant improvement of ranking, the following infographic is showing the same.

Indraprastha College for Women

IP College for Women Admissions

The applicants seeking admission to Indraprastha college in undergraduate and postgraduate programs need to fill the applications, available on University of Delhi website. The forms for all the programs needs to be filled separately. Admissions are based either merit system or through the entrance, depending on the opted course.

Candidates are expected to:-

  • Visit the official website
  • Click on ‘Fill Application Form’ tab
  • Enter the required credentials
  • Pay the application fee as per the program and candidate’s category

As the admissions are based on the cutoffs, applications can check their eligibility on the official website of DU. 

Read about IP College DU Admission

IP College for Women Cutoff

The first step to the admissions procedure to University of Delhi starts with the release of DU cutoffs in the month of June. IP College cutoff indicates the least percentage needed to get admission. 

Candidates having scored equal or more than the cutoff can enroll in the college of their choice.

As the college is among the top colleges in DU, the cutoff is usually higher as compared to other colleges.

The total seats for each course are divided into five categories and so the cutoff also releases category wise.

Category Seats reserved (%)
PWD 5%
Foreign Students 3%
Sports Quota 5%
Wards of Armed Force 3%
SC/ST/OBC 15% , 7.5%, and 27% respectively

Note: In the last week of June, DU first cutoff releases for undergrad courses, and IP College DU first cutoff releases along with DU only. Whereas, for PG courses, in the last week of July the merit-based cutoff list and entrance based cutoff list are released on the centralized website.

IP College for Women Courses Offered 

Indraprastha College for Women offers many Undergraduate and Postgraduate Courses in all the streams. Recently has been introduced with 3 new courses:

Stream Course Eligibility
Arts and Humanities B.A.(Hons) in English, Hindi, Geography, History, Philosophy, Political Science, Music, Economics, Sanskrit, Sociology, and Psychology M.A. in English, Hindi, History, and Political Science B.A(Hons) graduates can apply for M.A. in any subject Intermediate graduates with at least 45% can apply for B.A(Hons) in any course
Commerce B.Com, and B.Com(Hons) - Intermediate graduates with 45% can apply for B.Com(Hons)/Prog
Science B.Sc.(Hons) in Mathematics, Environmental Science, and Computer Science M.Sc. In Mathematics B.Sc(Hons) graduates can apply for M.Sc in subject. Intermediate graduates with 45% from Science stream can apply for B.Sc in any subject
Media and Communication BMMMC or B.A.(Hons) Multimedia - Intermediate graduate with 45% from any strea, can apply for BMMMC

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IP College for Women Placements

Indraprastha College for Women has a proactive placement and training cell which helps students to

  • Identify their aptitude
  • Develop leadership skills and corporate ethics
  • Learn technical skills that get them jobs
  • Get practical exposures through interns

Major focuses of Placement cell are:

  • Proactively engaging with top recruiters
  • Giving equal opportunities to all the disciplines
  • Following proper procedure to ensure transparency

Recruitment Process of IP college DU Placements

The Placement and Training cell plays an essential role in preparing the interested students for the recruitment process through several workshops, mock interviews, group discussions, and training sessions. The cell makes sure that the recruitment process takes with transparency.

Indraprastha College for Women

The above flow chart shows the stages of the recruitment process.

Some of the Top Recruiters are:

IP College DU Placement and Training Cell are very good at engaging with top recruiters, it functions dynamically and diligently to take Indraprastha College to new heights.

Indraprastha College for Women

There are more than seventy big companies visit Indraprastha College and recruit more than half of the students applied for placements.


Ques. How is the infrastructure of IP College for Women?

Ans. IP College for Women is the oldest women’s College of Delhi University. The college has 111 classrooms, 70 labs, 6 research labs, indoor and outdoor sports facilities, gymnasium, cafeteria, bank, Seminar Rooms, Audio-Visual Room, Centre for Earth Studies, Centre for Interdisciplinary Studies, etc. 

Ques. Does IP College for Women offer hostel accommodation to its students?

Ans. Yes, the College has two hostels to accommodate 450 students, the 170 seater Indraprastha College Girls Hostel and the Kalavati Gupta Hostel (KG) which has a total number of 280 seats. The IP Hostel also has the option of AC rooms.

Ques. What is the average fee at IP College for Women?

Ans. The average fees at IP College for Women is INR 25,500 for one academic year. However, the fees may differ according to the choice of course. There is an additional charge of exam form fee and end of year charges if any. Also charges for late books return and lab fee are additionally charged before admit cards are given for exams. Thus, fee varies.

Ques. What is the average placement package at IP College for Women?

Ans. The average package at IP College for Women is around INR 4.3 LPA. Highest package recorded this year was INR 6.4 LPA and the lowest package offered was around INR 2-3 LPA.

Ques. Who are the top recruiters of IP College for Women for Placements 

Ans. AYE, Concentrix, Yamaha, Delta X, Deloitte, Inshorts, SAP, PWC, Wipro, NIIT, The Oberoi Group, Ernst and Young and many more have recruited on the basis of On Campus selection.

Q.6 Does IP College for Women offer internships?

Ans. Yes, IPCW offers internships to its students . A total of 200+ internship opportunities were offered to the students. . The highest stipend offered was INR 12,000 per month by Haldivita.

Ques. Does IP College for Women offer Scholarship to students?

Ans. Yes, the college awards scholarships to the deserving and needful students. College encourages outstanding students by giving awards and scholarships to academically brilliant students.

Ques. Who are some notable alumni of IP College for Women?

Ans. IP College for Women’s notable alumni includes Abhilasha Kumari, Ajit Iqbal Singh, Ambika Soni, Aruna Roy, Arundhati Virmani, Asha Pande, Binalakshmi Nepram, Chitra Narayanan, Deepa Sahi, Dipannita Sharma, Jaspinder Narula, Kamala Laxman and many others. 

Ques. What is the minimum cut off for General Category at IP College for Women admission?

Ans. The minimum cutoff for general category was 70% for B.A(hons) Sanskrit and the highest cutoff went upto 98% for (Hons) and B.A (Hons) Economics at IP College for Women.

Ques. Does IP College for Women have campus wifi ?

Ans. Yes, IP College for Women offers campus wifi to all its students and faculty members. 100% barrier free access is granted in the college premises. Access is available upon an individual id password, created by DU Computer Centre for use.