Arya Kanya Degree College

Arya Kanya Degree College, A constituent College of University of Allahabad

Welcome to Arya Kanya Degree College, a prestigious College for women. The College was founded in 1975, the International year of women and is based on the noble principles of Swami Dayanand Saraswati, founder of Arya Samaj. It is a Constituent College of the University of Allahabad which achieved the status of Central University on 14 July, 2005. The College is located in Muthiganj, a thickly populated area of the city.

The goals and objectives of the College are focussed towards proper education of women to build charactor and make them economically empowered. Our endeavour has been to promote independent thinking among young girls so that they may not only make responsible citizens that contribute to the growth of the national economy but play the role of an anchor in their own families.

The College takes pride in having rendered educational services to women in some of the most thickly populated areas of the city in which some of the poorest people reside and has produced the first female graduate from many a family. The College has an Arts and Commerce faculties and PG courses and the syllabus is set by the University. We offer programmes in subjects like English, Hindi, Sanskrit, Economics, Political Science, Philosphy, Education, Sociology, Ancient History, Medieval History, Music – Vocal and Instrumental,Fine-Arts,Geography.

We are running PG courses in eight subjects - Political Science, Sociology, Music-Vocal, Sanskrit, Hindi, Economics, Education, and English. Teaching is done through class-room lectures and tutorials. Audio-visual aids, specially screening of films based on the syllabi and over-head projectors are deployed to ensure proper imparting of the intricacies of the subject. Students are also guided through written work and to ensure its proper utility periodical assessments and half yearly examinations are conducted to fathom their understanding. The annual examination is conducted by the University and the College acts as an examination centre.

The College has consistently been taking initiatives regularly to help its faculty develop itself. Our teachers have been organising seminars and attending seminars and symposiums throughout the year, attending workshops and making presentations at National and International level. To encourage interaction of faculty and students with distinguished experts we invite several academicians from different disciplines and their inputs are quite valuable.

  • Our Mission
  • Empowerment of women through quality education
  • Development of women into value oriented and competent individuals, who are assets to their family, society and nation.
  • Complete and overall development of personality through co-curricular activities.
  • Upliftment of girls coming from weaker section of society.

  • Our Objectives
  • To inculcate values and virtues of responsible citizens.
  • To endeavor for removal of gender discrimination.
  • To provide knowledge of human rights and duties.
  • To inculcate environment consciousness and awareness.
  • To educate about world peace and universal brotherhood.
  • To make the students economically empowered and independent.
  • To educate the students to serve the society.
  • To teach the importance of health and hygiene.
  • To encourage students to adopt modern technology.

Principal's Message

‘कृण्वन्तो विश्वमार्यम‘ अर्थात् ‘विश्व को आर्य (श्रेष्ठ) बनाते चलो‘ इस पर आधारित आर्य समाज के संस्थापक महर्षि दयानन्द सरस्वती जी ने भारतीय राष्ट्रीय आंदोलन एवं सामाजिक कुरीतियों के विरूद्ध आन्दोलन में अग्रणी भूमिका निभाई है। Show More

Chairperson's Message

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