S.D College

The Sanatan Dharam College, Barnala is one of the prestigious institutions of the region.The College is run by S.D. College educational Society regd. Barnala. The foundation of it was laid in 1956 under the guidance of Dr. Raghubir Parkash, a multi-faceted personality. Today it occupies a place of pride in the area. These fifty Six years would undoubtedly go down the annals of the college as a period of great development and amazing progress. Originally it was an arts college affiliated to Panjab University, Chandigarh. Later on as per Punjab Govt. notification, the colleges falling in four districts namely Patiala, Sangrur, Bathinda and Ropar, were affiliated to Punjabi University, Patiala.

From the very beginning the institution is on the path of progress. In 1962, Science faculty was added to create solid base of literate population. The plan did not stop here. In 1974, Commerce faculty was added to adorn the existing structure. To meet the needs of the people of Barnala and adjoining areas, it was required that some technical and professional courses should be started. M.Sc(IT) lateral,M.Sc(IT),PGDCA,B.Lib. courses were initiated. The process of development was on. In 2000, the courses of BCA, BBA were introduced to provide an opportunity to the students to derive the maximum benefit of modern technology. The task is not over. Why to lag behind in the era of competition? To add further feather to the crown, B.Sc.(Biotechnology), B.Lib.Sci. were started. The successive years stand witness to the systematic planning with major thrust on creating basic infrastructure for all-round development of students' personality. The credit of this splendid progress goes to the hardworking and diligent staff of the college and of course to the Managing Committee that always gives positive direction to the development endeavors of the institution.