The College was established by the leading luminaries of Arya Samaj,
Dasuya. The custodians, the great benefactors and philanthropists,
got their dream materialized on July 15, 1971. When Pt. Jagdish
Chandra Sharma contributed his might and material for the
establishment of this prestigious seat of learning. After merging
into the D.A.V. Ocean in 1975, this seat of learning has been
enunciating the gospel of Swami Dayanand and imparting education
along with discipline and ethics to the Youth of this Kandi area.
The dream became a mission with an encouraging monetary support from
Late Pt. Jagdish Chandra Sharma who has continued with his
philanthropic contributions till date through Jagdish Chandra Sharma
Dharamarth Trust. The panegyric regarding the growth of this
institution attracted more and more contributors from the area for
this noble cause making this great mission immortal.
Pt. Jagdish Chandra
Founder President, J.C D.A.V.
At present, the College stands
majestic having 16 departments offering 8 Post Graduate courses
along with undergraduate courses and 3 vocational courses viz B.Voc
(Organic Farming), B.Voc (Hardware & Networking) and Community
College in Multimedia (Graphic & Animation). J.C .D.A.V. College has
become a coveted brand for those who want to experiment with the
cutting edge of contemporary thought and creative expressions, it is
for those who wish to give shape to their aspirations and cherished
The college is reputed for providing liberal & quality education
with an emphasis on innovative teaching strategies and richly
stimulating learning environment. Countrywide academicians and
learned people visit the college from time to time thereby
refurbishing the students and faculty.
college has been granted ‘A’ grade by NAAC with 3.29 score and an
NPTEL chapter has been granted to the college by IIT Kanpur. This
humble beginning has grown to its present grandeur through the
dedicated zeal of 91 teaching and 66 non- teaching diligent