DAV College is a private institution located in the city of Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh. The institute was established in the 1919 and it is affiliated to CSJM Kanpur University, Kanpur.
The College offers various courses at U.G. & P.G. Level and Research Programs in all subjects offered at the P.G. level. All the courses are approved by CSJM University and are accredited by the University Grants Commission (UGC).
July 11, 1919, was a landmark day in the annals of Kanpur. The foundation of D.A.V. College was laid amidst the chanting of Vedic incantations by the most revered Mahatma HansrajJi, a great educator, sage, and leader of the AryaSamaj Movement. He had been the founder of several educational institutions in Punjab and Delhi. His presence in the city of the Ganges blessed all of us and opened a new horizon of education in the city. His thrust was on sacrifice, self-help and economy. With his visionary prowess, he led us along the path to inextinguishable glory.
The founder principal of the college, LalaDiwan Chand, a renowned scholar. Educationist, social reformer and a great freedom fighter, always led the college from the front. His inspiration was a boost for the people associated with this noble cause of education. Since the inception of the college, he strove untiringly to provide quality education for young people. His primary concern was to send both successful students and responsible citizens back to society. As a result of his uncompromising endeavour, the college has produced successful administrators, great academicians, famous artists, politicians and sportspeople who have brought laurels to the alma mater.
|College Name||D.A.V. College|
|Affiliated to||Chhatrapati Shahu Ji Maharaj University Kanpur|
|Address||Dayanand Anglo – Vedic (PG) College Civil Lines, Kanpur – (U.P.) INDIA|