SLC provides a constantly caring, supportive and secure teaching and learning environment for engagement with the students and other stakeholders to achieve excellence in academics, sports, extra-curricular activities and develop analytical temper with a focus on instilling strong values to prepare them as leaders.
Shyam Lal College is a co-educational Institute located in Shahdara, New Delhi and was established in the year 1964. The institute offers UG and PG courses with intake capacity of 1800 students per academic session. The courses are offered in Science, Commerce and Arts stream. The application for admission to the institute should be filed through common admission portal of Delhi University. Admissions to Shyam Lal College are done on basis of Merit except for B.A. and M.A. in Hindi, for which a separate Entrance Test is conducted by Delhi University. Sportsman having performed at National/ International level are eligible for direct admission whereas, other sportspersons and performers in extracurricular activities need to appear for Fitness/ sports trials.
1. The college has ranked 41 amongst the colleges of India in NIRF Ranking 2019 and B+ in NAAC accreditation first cycle. 2. The International Exchange Programme is a unique concept of our College which helps in career development of the students. 3. The academic results of the students of the College have effectively resulted in steady progress over the years with a large number of students securing first division in different subjects.