The fascination of the colleges in Delhi University is not just limited to academics. The broad range of extra-curricular activities provided by the cultural societies of these colleges is one of the many factors which make the University of Delhi one of the most sought after Universities in the country.
These societies cover a very broad vicinity of interests like music, dance, debating, poetry, dramatic etc.
These societies give a stage to your talent and passion by providing sufficient exposure and in addition to that, they help you further improve upon your skills and nurture your art.
Here are five of the most famous cultural societies of The University of Delhi which, over the years have earned acclamation due to their remarkable and phenomenal exhibit of their expertise:
The debating society (St. Stephen’s College)
The debating Society of St. Stephens College has fixed a standard for debating competitions taking place in different colleges. The society covers conventional, parliamentary and all other types of debates. The society has participated and performed excellently in many renowned competitions like International British Parliamentary Debate and Mukarji Memorial Debate.
Ibtida (Hindi Dramatic Society of Hindu College)
The society was founded in 1991 with one if its co-founders being, one the most talented and acclaimed film directors of Bollywood, Imtiaz Ali, who still takes effective participation in the development of the society.
The Players (Theatre Society of Kirori Mal College)
The society was established in 1965 and enjoys a remarkable and golden history of 52 years. Well-known theater artist, Keval Arora is the staff adviser of the society.
Pixels (Photography Society of Hans Raj College)
The Society enjoys the status of being the first society in DU to host a photography exhibition in Indian Habitat Centre and is one of the most renowned societies of the University.
The Dance Society (Lady Shri Ram College)
The Dance society of Lady Shri Ram College exhibits different dance forms at various inter-college competitions and has won the first prize in many of them.