Fergusson College (FC), Pune was established in 1885 by Deccan Education Society (DES). The college is affiliated to University of Pune and accredited by NAAC with ‘A’ grade. The primary aim of the DES has always been to offer education at affordable cost and spread enlightenment by self-reliant efforts with a view to realizing the highest aspirations and ideals of the people for better future of the country.
The theatre loving students in Fergusson are dedicated group of students that practice and mold themselves to nurture stage acting and also various backstage specialties. Students participated and won prizes in:
Music & Dance
Students excel in various music & dance forms ranging from Vocal singing (Indian Classical, Western Classical, Indian Semi classical, Folk, Light music, etc), Instrumental to Various dance forms (Bharat Natuam, Kathak, Western Classical & other western dance forms). Students participate in
Students also participate in may local, state and national level elocution, debate and Quiz competitions.
Library: The Bai Jerbai Wadia Library
The building of the Bai Jerbai Wadia Library, comprising of two floors, was completed in May 1929 with a munificent donation from the Wadia brothers.
The college has very good hostel accommodation for boys and girls. There are in all 6-hostel blocks, 4 blocks for gents and 2 blocks for ladies. The total intake capacity of the hostel is 587 students (427 boys and 160 girls). The gents hostel blocks are located to the north of the campus and the ladies hostel blocks lies to the east of the campus.
Fergusson College has ranked amongst the top ten arts and science colleges in India for the past twelve years in the annual survey conducted by India Today-AC Nielsen-ORG-MARG and published in India Today, one of India's leading magazines.
Nationwide rank- Arts
Nationwide rank- Science