Indraprastha College for Women is the oldest women's college of the University of Delhi and was founded in 1924 as a part of nation-wide campaign for women's education and empowerment. Today this prestigious College has an enrolment of over 2670 students and offers a wide range of courses and activities. The College ranks in the top ten Arts colleges of the city and the top twenty in the country.
In its drive to constantly upgrade infrastructure to meet the demands of a modern system of education and realize its own vision, the College has regularly added new facilities to provide a comfortable working environment for its faculty and students. Full power back-up has been provided in the College to ensure that all activities are carried out without interruption. In an ongoing endeavor to create a disabled-friendly environment, the College has barrier - free access to existing spaces, special toilets, a lift in the library and markers for the visually challenged. Teaching blocks and offices have been renovated and upgraded.
The College has a fully equipped studio for in-house training and production. It has several computer laboratories, a spacious library with a lift for PH access. A Book Bank and customized software and reading materials in Braille for the visually challenged are available in the Library. The ICT Centre with 80 computers is also located in the Library.