To help the students imbibe spirit of patriotism and cultural values, national festivals like Independence Day and Republic Day are celebrated with great patriotic fervor and zeal. The college also seizes the opportunity to honour its retired teachers by maintaining the healthy tradition of invitingone amongst them as the Chief Guest on these festivals. This strikes a balance between the old and the young generations.
National Festivals are celebrated in the college with great patriotic fervor and zeal. This year too, these festivals of national glory were celebrated with great enthusiasm to mark 71 years of freedom. Sh. A.K. Tandon (Ex- Vice Principal) of the college unfurled the tricolor on the occasion of the Independence Day. On the 68th Republic Day, Dr. Rashmi Chaudhary (Former Head, Department of Music (Vocal) of the college graced the occasion and hoisted the National Flag and also received the Guard of Honour.
The institution not only inculcates academic and scientific aptitude among its students but also encourages them to imbibe religious and moral values to uphold the principles of SanatanDharm. In 1922, LalaMool Chand Khairati had established ‘Sri Raghunath’ temple in the college campus. The present building also houses the idol of Goddess Saraswati, the Goddess of Knowledge in the BrijNarain Memorial Hall and a Bronze statue of Swami Vivekanand adorns the college campus in front of the main gate with inspirational quote from the Seer. Every year ‘Hawan’ is performed in the college campus to mark the beginning of the session.
Annual Prize Distribution
The Annual Prize Distribution this year was held on 12 April 2017 with over 570 students receiving prizes for academics, sports, cultural, NSS and NCC activities. The Chief Guest on the occasion, Sh. Prabhjot Singh, Deputy Commissioner, Ambala disbursed the prizes and motivated the students to excel not only in academics but in other activities too which lead to the holistic development of their personalities. Principal, Dr. Rajinder Singh read the Annual Report of the college highlighting the overall achievements of both the students and the staff of the college.
Annual Convocation of the college was held on 05 May 2017 in which over 400 Post-graduates and Graduates from Science, Commerce and Arts received their degrees. His Excellency Hon’ble Governor of Himachal Pradesh, Acharya Devvrat was the Chief Guest on the occasion. He motivated the young degree holders to adopt the ideology of simple living and high thinking in their lives and pursue their goals with single minded focus. Principal, Dr Rajinder Singh gave away the degrees to the students.