College History

This college had its beginning in 1945 at intermediate level with just 47 students. Before the present building  came into existence, the college was located in the Bagla School, Churu. It was shifted to the present location in 1949 when it was upgraded to graduation level in commerce stream.

Expansion, in terms of building and other infrastructural facilities as well as number of students, continued and the college was upgraded to graduation level in 1949 with commerce faculty.

The college has a huge double-storied building with large, well-ventilated rooms. Even though Seth K.L. Lohia had built a huge building for the college, more and more additions have been taking place gradually over a period of time.

Landmarks in the history of Lohia College, Churu

1945: Established  as intermediate College

1949:  Upgraded as Degree College with Faculty of Commerce in

          subjects – Accounts & Finance, Business Management, Banking

          & Financial Management

 1954:  Faculty of Arts started at Undergraduate Level in the subjects:

              English, Hindi, History & political Science at U.G. level

1955: Faculty of Science started at Undergraduate Level in the

           subjects – Zoology, Botany, Chemistry, Physics & Maths

1955:   Sanskrit was introduced at U.G. level

1957: Economics was added to the Faculty of Arts as a core subject at U.G. level

1966: Geography was introduced as core subject a U.G. level

1970: Recognized by the University Grants Commission, New Delhi

           Under Rule 2(f) w.e.f. June 1970, & Rule 12(B) w.e.f. Jun 1970

1972: Upgraded to Post Graduate level in Faculty of Commerce in

           Accounts & Finance, Business Management, Banking &

           Financial Management

1974: Post Graduation course started in Chemistry

1977: Post Graduation in History and Political Science

1978: Sociology was introduced as a core subject at U.G. level

1979: Faculty of Law was introduced in the evening shift

1980: Post Graduation in Botany

1982: Urdu was introduced as core subject at U. G. level

1982: Post Graduation in Zoology

1993: This collge became the FIRST & ONLY ONE Govt. college in Rajasthan to

            start the UGC sponsered Vocational Course in Communicative English

1999: P. G. in Geography was introduced

2004: Accredited as B+ by UGC

2004: College Development Committee registered, Regn. No. 130/Churu/2004-05

2005: Law faculty separated from this college as an independent college

          within a college ; but financial powers for this Law College are still with

          Lohia College, Churu

2006: Declared a Model College by the Govt of Rajasthan

2006: Language Lab was established for effective English language teaching

2007: Knowledge Centre established

2009: College website was launched

2009:  SFS seats (10 ) each in CHEMISTRY, BOTANY AND ZOOLOGY SANCTIONED for M Sc course

2010: P. G. in Urdu  was introduced

2012 : P.G.in English Lit. was introduced

2013: NAAC awarded " B" certificate to the College

 

 

   PAST PRINCIPALS OF LOHIA COLLEGE,CHURU

 Sr.No    Principal Name                                      From                   Till Date            

1          SH R.S.GUPTA                                      19/07/1945        31/08/1950        

2          SH S.D.PANDEY                                    01/09/1950        13/10/1954        

3          SH R.S.GUPTA                                       14/10/1954        07/10/1960        

4          SH M.S.RATHORE                                  08/10/1960        06/05/1961        

5          SH G.S.JAIMAN                                      17/06/1961        06/07/1962        

6          SH B.V.RATNAM                                     27/07/1962        15/07/1964        

7          SH K.L.BHATANAGAR                          16/07/1964        16/03/1966        

8          SH M.L.GARG                                         25/03/1966        16/11/1967        

9          SH G.L.JAIN                                             04/12/1967        03/01/1966        

10         SH M.L.GARG                                         04/01/1968        18/07/1968        

11         DR S.D.GUPTA                                       30/07/1968        06/07/1970        

12         DR R.S.BHATANAGAR                         07/07/1970        26/08/1972        

13         SH K.L.GUPTA                                        07/09/1972        14/10/1973        

14         SH P.K.MAJUMDAR                              15/10/1973        10/08/1975        

15         SH G.N.MATHUR                                   11/08/1975        07/11/1978        

16         SH H.L. JAIN                                            08/11/1978        30/11/1978        

17         DR M.R.BHANDARI                               01/12/1978        13/09/1979        

18         DR M.L.GELRA                                      22/09/1979        26/07/1980        

19         DR J.N.KAPOOR                                   15/09/1980        31/07/1984        

20         SH D.SINGH                                           27/08/1984        12/07/1985        

21         PROF K.B.AGARWAL                         13/07/1985        12/08/1985        

22         SH D.SINGH                                         10/08/1985        20/11/1986        

23         PROF K.B.AGARWAL                           26/11/1986        09/07/1988        

24         SH Y.H.ALAMBIAN                                09/07/1988        31/10/1989        

25         PROF M.S.TANWAR                             20/04/1989        31/12/1989        

26         DR M.L.RAWAT                                    18/07/1990        04/09/1992        

27         PROF B.C.PANT                                    05/09/1992        31/07/1995        

28         DR B.K.VERMA                                       05/08/1995        18/07/1996        

29         DR ATYA VRAT                                       22/07/1996        31/10/1997        

30         DR RAGHUBIR SINGH YADAV           05/11/1997        31/12/1999        

31         DR K.K.SHARMA                                    23/07/2000        31/10/2002        

32         PROF TAJ MOHD TAJNAN                  12/03/2001        31/03/2001        

33         PROF BAHNWAR SINGH SAMOR     18/07/2001        31/08/2001        

34         DR K.C.SONI                                           18/09/2001        21/07/2003        

35         DR BHAGWAN SINGH ARYA              19/07/2003        31/12/2007        

36         DR K.L.BOHRA                                        28/01/2008        02/07/2008        

37         PROF R.S.YADAV                                   02/07/2008        30/09/2008        

38         DR RAMDHAN                                         15/10/2008        21/10/2009      

39          DR M D GORA                                        24.02.2010         31.05.2017

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