Established in 1971, Maharaja Agrasen College, Jagadhri, has traversed a long way, moving decisively toward sits goal of becoming one of the leading institutions dedicated to imparting quality education to the students. The Kurukshetra University accorded recognition to the College in 1972 under Section 2(f) of the UGC Act, 1956.
The college is making consistent progress in both academic as well as co-curricular segments. The college is running following courses such as:
· B.A.: with Economics, Political Science, History, Public Administration, Sociology, Physical Education, Computer, Environmental Studies,and Commercial Arts besides Hindi and English as compulsory subjects.
· B.Com with Computer Application (vocational)
· B.Com with Insurance (vocational)
· B.Com with Tax Procedures and Practices (vocational)
· B. Com General
· B.Sc.(Computer Science)
Post Graduate Courses:-
The College also offers various add-on diploma and dual degree courses under UGC scheme such as:
• Community Development and Social Services
• Advertising and Sales Management
The college has been providing University toppers consistently for several years now, especially in B. Com. The cultural programs and talent shows organized in the college give immense opportunities to the students to refine their abilities and endowments in various skills. The college serves a regular platform for intra and inter college events.Conferences, seminars, workshops are held on a regular basis. Due emphasis is laid on sports, NCC, NSS, moral education and Environmental studies.
The college has valuable assets like a computerized, well-stocked and up-to-date library, separate common rooms for boys and girls, conference hall fitted with high-tech equipment and audio/visual facilities to organize seminars, debates, conferences, panel discussions, etc. It also has state of the art communication lab and computers lab. Hostel facility for Girls is available in the college campus.
Various associations, such as Commerce Association, Economics Association and Social Science Association organize various events during the year. Experts from various fields are invited to interact with students in order to enrich their vision.
The teaching faculty of the College is highly qualified and deeply committed to the cause of teaching and research. The alumni of the College are well placed in the fields of management, banking, government services and academics. Many are successfully managing their own business establishments.