In 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 Hansraj Ji, a great educator, sage, and leader of the Arya Samaj Movement. He had been the founder of several educational Institutions in Punjab and Delhi.
D.A-V. College, Kanpur’s foremost institution for undergraduate and postgraduate education, and one of the finest in Uttar Pradesh. Established in 1919, the college has grown from strength to strength and from an initial handful of students, the college now has a student population of nearly 23,000 comprising undergraduate and postgraduate students from all over the country, offering courses ranging from Arts, Commerce, Science, Technology, and Teacher education.
D.A-V. College provides the finest preparation for careers in a global world order and for leadership in enhancing the quality of that world.
D.A-V College has an excellent reputation among students, their parents and the world around.
D.A-V College presents an environment for teaching, research and entrepreneurship training in all areas for the industrial and socio-economic development of the world.