College at a Glance


Established in 1971, Maharaja Agrasen College, Jagadhri, has traversed a long way, moving decisively towards its goal of becoming one of the leading institutions dedicated to imparting quality education to the students. The initial funds for setting up of the College came from the … Maharaja Agrasen Sabha (registered under the Societies Registration Act XXI of 1860). The Maharaja Agrasen Sabha is also running Maharaja Agrasen Institute of Management and Technology, to promote the quality management education through MBA and MCA programmes since 1997 and 2000 respectively. 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 offers several traditional courses at the degree level. These include B.A. with Economics, Political Science, History, Public Administration, Sociology, Physical Education, Computer, Environmental Studies, and Commercial Arts.

Besides these the college is running following job oriented and vocational courses such as:
• B.Com with Computer Application (vocational)
• B.Com with Principles and Practices of Insurance (vocational)
• B.Com with Tax Procedures and Practices (vocational)
• B. Com with Computer Applications and Economics
• B.Sc. Bachelor of Science (Non-Medical)
• B.Sc. Bachelor of Science (Computer Science)

The College also offers various add-on diploma and dual degree courses under UGC scheme such as:

• E-Marketing
• Community Development and Social Services
• Advertising and Sales Management

Scholarsips are given to meritorious students ranging from Rs. 3000/- PA to Rs. 5000/- PA depending upon their percentage of marks.

The college has been providing University toppers consistently for several years now, especially in B. Com and BIM. The cultural programs and talent shows organised in the college give immense opportunities to the students to refine their abilities and endowments in various skills. The college is 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.