The defining aspects of the mission of the college to realize its vision are: -> To facilitate our students and teachers to become outstanding scholars, educators, researchers and professionals. -> To inculcate in our students the importance of learning and its continuous pursuance so as to enable them to develop intellectually and emotionally. -> To achieve enhanced level of education through innovative and professional methodology, hands-on training, workshops and seminars. -> To motivate and empower students to become academically proficient, intellectually engaged and socially responsible citizens with a clear understanding of the diversity that exists in the ethos of our culture and society.
Maitreyi College, a constituent College of the University of Delhi, was founded in 1967 by Delhi Administration. The College made a modest beginning at Netaji Nagar with a staff of seventeen teachers offering only B.A. (Pass) and B.Sc. (General) courses. It has since made rapid progress both in size and stature. Presently our campus in Chanakya Puri is spread over ten acres of land in lush green surroundings with extensive play grounds and open spaces. We have a distinguished faculty of 125 teachers and 93 members for administrative support. Maitreyi College now offers postgraduate courses in Mathematics and Political Science including honours courses in Physical and Life Sciences, Commerce and Humanities. Last year our College started Post Graduate Diploma in Nanotechnology, the first such course in University of Delhi. The college has another first to its credit by focusing on e-learning methodology to create teaching material and evaluation quizzes. The College also offers short term certificate courses in Journalism and Web-designing.
1. Educational Visits : The college organizes for several educational visits for the students to the various industries and institutes. This activity helps, enlighten and educates the students on various aspects and develops their interest in the field. 2. Student Union : The college has an active & responsible Student union. It has candidate elected from the students who undertakes and organizes for certain activities in the college for the students. It also organizes for the event RHAPSODY a inter college festival in college. 3. College Magazine : Every year the colleges publish a magazine. The creativity of the students is given expression from their contributions to the magazine.