DAV College [DAVC], Chandigarh Chandigarh was established in the year 1958 as Public Educational Institute to provide higher education to build a career in the field of Management, Humanities and Science. DAVC is approved by the reputed UGC, accredited by NAAC, and is affiliated with PU, Chandigarh. Management of DAVC Chandigarh is working under Dr. Pawan Kumar Sharma (Principal).
About DAV College, Chandigarh
DAV College, Chandigarh is serving the educational sector since 1958, and it belongs to D.A.V. Institutions. This College was established with the aim to impart the best scientific, technical, and humanistic knowledge along with the rich culture of the nation. Punjab University, Chandigarh has affiliated DAV College and it is accredited by NAAC with grade ‘A’.
This institute has graduated many renowned personalities and sports person that are contributing now in the development of the nation at national and international levels. Some of these famous sports personalities are Yuvraj Singh, Neeraj Chopra, Anjum Moudgil, and Kapil Dev.
The vision of this institute is to provide the students with IT enabled and modern education pedagogy along with an atmosphere that promotes academic learning and teaching.
The mission of this institute is to shape the practical knowledge of the students with the help of modern methodical approach and humanitarian values. Additionally, the institute wants to make the students ready for the competent world.
This public institute offers UG, PG, and Diploma degrees in the programs like Arts, Business Administration, Commerce, Computer Application, Science Medical, Science Biotechnology Elective, Science Non-Medical, Medical Lab Technology, Food Science & Technology, Hospital Administration & Management, Beauty Care & Cosmetology, Arts Sociology, Arts English, Arts Public Administration, Science Mathematics, Science Zoology, etc.
DAV College Chandigarh Admission
Students need to follow specific eligibility criteria while selecting the courses in DAV College. These selection criteria are as follows:
Bachelor in Business Administration
At least 50% marks in plus 2
Bachelor of Commerce
At least 45% marks in plus 2
Master of Arts Sociology
Bachelor degree with minimum 45% marks in Sociology
Aggregate of 50% marks
Master in Arts English
45% marks in English Elective in Bachelors
Aggregate of 50% marks
Master of Arts Economics
Minimum 45% marks obtained in Economics
Aggregate of 50% marks
*For more details of the eligibility criteria, the students can go to the main website of DAV.
Students can pursue their higher education from this institute by applying here for admissions via online process. The steps for online admissions are:
The applicant needs to go to the official web page of DAV.
Click on ‘Academics’ box visible on the page and then opt the ‘Courses’ option.
Now, select the desired course of the candidate and click on ‘Apply Now’ box available.
Fill up the form visible on the page and submit it along with its fees.
DAV College at a Glance
DAV College, Chandigarh
UG/ PG/ Diploma/ Doctorate/ M.Phil
Dr. Pawan Kumar Sharma
Sector-10, Chandigarh Chandigarh - 160011 Chandigarh, India
DAV owns an active and functional Placement Cell that works in providing better and professional job opportunities to its students. This cell works in providing job offers to the students pursuing bachelors or masters. The major aim of this cell is:
To offer effective and active on-campus placement opportunities in the desired companies of the students.
To stay in continuous contact with the companies and to keep healthy & professional touch with them.
To develop the professional abilities of the students like soft skills, communication skill, and technical skills.
Companies that have visited DAV College for the purpose of placement are ICICI Life Insurance, Piramal Capital & Housing Finance Limited, Code Brew, RemoteState, Insplore Consultants, Atulaya Healthcare, E-Clerx, Academia Meet, South Indian Bank, and many more.
DAV College Chandigarh Infrastructure and Facilities
Located at Madhya Marg, Sector 10, Chandigarh, this pan India College provides world-class infrastructure and facilities to students from all over the country. This College is equipped with all the major services and amenities like:
Hostel: The College has proper accommodation facilities for students coming from other states or far away cities. There are different hostels for boys and girls with 500 seats for girls and 250 seats for boys and it is strictly taken-care of by the expert wardens. Every room of the hostel is fully furnished, equipped, and provides a home-like environment to the students. Moreover, the mess facility hostel provides delicious and healthy edibles to the students.
Library: The library of this institute is reader friendly and multi-sectional. The library is spacious and it could accommodate up to 75 students in one reading. There is a huge collection of 10000+ rare books, 8000 manuscripts, e-resources, and other database. Apart from this, the library is digitally equipped with 20+ computers and internet services.
Canteen: The munching area of this institute is massive and has a lot of options to enjoy. The food being served here is delicious, hygienic, and high in quality. Not only this, the institute has tie-ups with multiple food joints like The Indian Coffee House and Nescafe. Students here can enjoy a variety of food like South & North India, Chinese, etc.
Sports: This institute has provided many sports legends to the country. The sports arrangement of DAV is world-class as it is equipped with all the major sports and games like Kho-Kho, volleyball, basketball, badminton, gym, karate, taekwondo, wushu, martial arts, etc. Apart from this, the playground area of these games has a maintained pitch and a lush green set-up.
Other Facilities: IT services, botanical garden, and fully resourced labs.