Committed to the philosophy and ideology of Shaheed Bhagat Singh, SBSEC was established in 1973 by Delhi Administration as one of the constituent College of the University of Delhi. It was made a co-educational institution in the year 1996-97.
Ranked 34th in College category of NIRF All India Ranking in 2018, the college is known for its dynamic faculty committed to overall development of the students. It is counted as one of the prestigious institutions for learning, growth and academic excellence.
The college has a fully computerized Library, Computer Labs, Geography Lab, impressive infrastructure including big sports ground with Cricket pitch, Volleyball court, Basketball court, Lawn tennis court etc.
Apart from Honours courses, the college also offers B.A Programme and B.Com Programme.