Swami Sharddhanand College, a constituent College of Delhi University, is run under the trusteeship of Delhi Govt. It is a co-educational institution and imparts instructions in various subjects at both undergraduate and post-graduate levels.Situated in the sylvan ambience of North Delhi, the College has completed 46 years of its existence. From the humble beginning in the Gandhi Ashram building in Narela, the college is now one of the premier institutions of Delhi University. It is equipped with qualified teaching staff, specialized laboratories and adequate library facilities.
The college has extensive playgrounds, which provide an excellent opportunity for budding sportsmen and athletes to participate in various games and sports and to improve their skills and capabilities. Scholarship's and freeships are given to deserving students. Every year a number of prizes are awarded to students on their meritorious achievements in academic and extra-curricular activities.
The students societies / associations play a vital role in improving the academic environs of the college. For each subject, there is a society to stimulate the interest's of the students in the subject and establish its interlinking with the society at large. The socities / associations sponsor lectures, seminars, exhibitions etc., and undertake programmes and activities to make the subject more interesting and more relevant for societal need