The Zakir Husain Delhi College commissioned an assessment by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) for the first time from 19 to 21 September. The council submitted its report to college principal R Prabhakar Rao. It felt that the “scope of alumni activities should be standardised” for establishing linkages with industry and enhancing placement opportunities.

The NAAC peer review committee comprised Prof. HC Trivedi, chairperson, Prof. U Subba Rao, member. In his observations, the chairperson said, “The collective and participatory administration is evident in the smooth and cordial functioning of the college”.

Noting that the existing facilities in the college are praiseworthy, the committee alo made a few suggestions, including enhancement of existing ICT facilities, hostel for students, strengthening of research committee, an English language lab, a gymnasium, and full automation of the library and administration. The committee appreciated the quality of research and publications by the college faculty.