Government Sanskrit College

Solan, Himachal Pradesh, 173212

Our Vision

"Krinvanto Vishavam Aryam"

This means, we the people are commited to make the generation "noble citizens" on the earth. We educationist people and institutions are spread over in the world for the mission of knowledge and wisdom. We are trying over best for functions of traditions and value oriented education. So an attempt to attain a noble character in the field of Sanskrit education and brilliance through knowledge is the prime motto of our college.

The mission statements of the institution are:

  • To contibute richly to the development of the quality of the life of youth.
  • To foster value based quality such as discipline, character building, tolerance, commitment and humanity.
  • To encourage curiosity, innovative approach and scientific temprament among modern youth.

The emblem reflects the objectives of all the educational institutions. It comprises of noble cause of making ARRAYS (NOBLE PERSONS) on the earth. The mission statement is in consonance with the emblem and underline the high and noble principle with the college shall attempt to work in the field of education. These words frame a life long philosophy to the students for addressing the need of society they live in. As such this maintains the institutions traditionally rich and value oriented.

This college was first established by former ruler of BAGHAT ESTATE Late Raja Durga Singh on 13th April 1929 as Tarini Sanskrit Pathshala. Since its inception, this college remained affiliated to the Punjab University Lahore till 1947. After independence, this institution was taken over by Government of Punjab and remained affiliated to Punjab University, Chandigarh w.e.f. 1947 - 1971. From 1971 to date, this institution is affiliated to Himachal Pradesh University Shimla-171005.

The Government of Himachal Pradesh conferred a status of Government Sanskrit College to this institute in the year 1999 and the University Grand Commission gave it recognition. Thousands of Shastri teachers are graduates from this institution. This college is leading Sanskrit Institution in the north region of India. Right from 1962, this college started post graduate classes in the subject of Vyakaran, Sahitya, Jyotish and Darshan. This is a co-educational college and imparting education in traditional as well as modern subjects. For the purpose of syllabus, examinations & degrees this college follows the guidline of the H.P. University and University Grand Commission. This college is being connected with NAAC for accerditation.

Besides Sanskrit subjects, the college is imparting education in modern subjects i.e. Hindi, Political Science, History, English & Computer Education which are equivalent to the courses of Government Degree Colleges. After the introduction to new RUSA system, the students get a traditional Vashisht Shastri degree as well as Graduate degree in modern subjects equivalent to graduate level.