Philosophy Department at Zakir Husain Delhi College is one the oldest department of the college, and also one of the oldest department of any subordinate college of University of Delhi offering undergraduate and postgraduate courses in philosophy.

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She completed her graduation from Department of Philosophy,a sportswoman, represented our college at many national level tournaments in the sport of Judo. Foodie, Keen Observer, and of course a thinker. Preparing for the prestigious Civil Services Examination of UPSC.



Yogesh Upadhyay IMG_4875

He is one of the dedicated and the important member the society ever had. He used to come up with different and unusual sort of ideas, helped society in organizing many programs. A person oriented towards betterment and development of society, with his immense dedication and hard work he made a cut to Masters of Development Studies program of the prestigious Ambedkar University, Delhi. 

Ruchi Choudharypp  

She was a student of the department. She was an active participant in Arts and Culture Society of the college and took part majorly in the theater. According to her, she gained more than just knowledge from this college,amazing friends, juniors, and faculty. She was very active in the philosophy society and participated in discussions and documentary sessions. With her, firm belief and dedication she is able to get admission in Masters of Arts in Philosophy program of the University of Delhi.

Prateek Nair


The most versatile student of the department, multi-talented – singer, composer, beat-boxer, a keen reader, a great thinker, wants to explore the mind in all its depths and dimensions. One of the important members of the Arts and Culture Society of the college,he represented our college in different fora – dancing, singing. Was an integral part of the college choir. Got an admission in the Master of Arts in Philosophy program of the University of Delhi.

Areas of Interest : Philosophy of Mind, Cognitive Science, Logic, and Analytic Philosophy.

Anirudha Singh


He is a graduate in Philosophy (Hons.) From Zakir Husain Delhi College. His areas of interest in Philosophy are in Ethics and Indian Philosophy. He believes that true power of knowledge lies behind the philosophy of the subject. If you can understand the philosophical concept of the things around you, then you can understand this world crystal clear. It all lies within you.Apart from academics his interest also lies within the Arts and Culture. He was the secretary of the Arts and Culture society of the college and was an active member of Theatre and Music Society of the college.He got admission in the Masters of Arts in Philosophy program of the University of Delhi.

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He is a graduate in Philosophy (Hons.) From Zakir Husain Delhi College. His region of interest in Philosophy is in Ethics . He is a believer who acknowledges that everything happens for a purpose and it’s our inability to see things from a clear bigger perspective , this as per him is the philosophy of life and no one escapes it. Now he is preparing for banking examination viz.  SBI PO and IBPS.


Sanjay Gupta


He graduated from this college with a first division. A true wanderer, want to learn everything about anything. Always try to answer the ultimate questions of human existence viz. who am I? why there is something rather than nothing? what’s the nature of the self? etc. A student of Philosophy, a lover of History. On his way to fulfilling his dream to get a Masters degree in History  from CDOL, Jamia Milia Islamia, New Delhi.