Brief Profile of the college: College: Hans Raj Mahila Maha Vidyalaya, Jalandhar is a premier institution of North India, providing value-based, employment-oriented quality education to women. The college functions under the DAV College Managing Committee which is the largest Non-Govt. Organization, entirely dedicated to the cause of education. By adhering to the principles of Arya Samaj, DAV College Managing Committee constantly works for social causes like building up an the educated society, ensuring women emancipation, imbibing values and ethics.The college was established in the year 1927 at Lahore. Mahatma Hans Raj ji, a very dedicated and selfless worker of DAV Movement, laid the foundation of this institution in Lahore in 1927 with the noble mission of educating the girls. During the struggle of Independence, the students of Hans Raj Mahila Maha Vidyalaya actively participated. It was shifted and re-established at Jalandhar in 1948 after partition. Dr. Sarvapalli Radhakrishanan, himself an enlightened soul, the then Vice President of India inaugurated the present core block of college on 7th Nov., 1959.  The College has the unique distinction of having been re-accredited with grade A scoring 3.83 (Highest score in India amongst Women Colleges) out of 4 in NAAC accreditation. The college is also recognized by UGC as the College of Excellence and Kaushal Kendra by UGC.





Establishment of first food forest of the region

Conversion of Garbage dump into Atulya Vatika


Incinerators to convert sanitary waste into ash: installed in all wash rooms of the institution

First institution of the region to install waste paper recycling machine



Solid Waste Management plant

Tree mapping by NSS Volunteers



Students devoted 100 hours to promote swacchta in villages

Awareness regarding cleanliness in slum area schools


Organic farming by department of Botany


Eco-Awareness Rally

Rally to create awareness regarding hazards of stubble burning


Celebration of International Water Days

Green Diwali Celebrations

Eco-Awareness in Villages (UBA)


Celebration of Organic Holi


World Sparrow Day celebrations











Vrikshabandhan: Rakhi Bond to save trees

Drive to check pollution caused by college vehicles