University College, Dhilwan is situated in the village Dhilwan, 20 km away from Barnala on Tapa-Pakho Kenchian Road. It is one of the constituent college affiliated to Punjabi University, Patiala under the 11th planning scheme of UGC(University Grants Commision). The College covers the area of 13 acres. The College is privileged with four academic blocks, one administration block, sports ground, a big library, lush green lawns, canteen and common rooms for girls & boys. All these facilities help to raise the standard of the college. The College is well linked by road with Barnala, Tapa, Mansa & Bathinda city and nearby villages. With special permission PRTC runs two buses especially for the students on this road. The College is working leaps and bounds to improve these services further.
The initial session of the College started in 2011. In the college students are enrolled in B.A., B.Com.(Professional), B.Sc.(Non-Medical), B.C.A., and P.G.D.C.A. streams. The College is bound to involve students in co-curricular activities like Seminars, Conferences, Sports meets & NSS Camps.
University College is equipped with qualified and competent staff in various streams. Teachers keep on participating in Seminars and Conferences in order to update themselves.
The college has a spacious and well ventilated library. A special attention is given to equip it with latest books, newspapers and periodicals.
The NSS wing of the college has been running successfully from the several years. The college has at present one unit of boys and girls for NSS activities. The NSS wing organizes various camps and events for the overall development of the students.
For the holistic development and constructive working of the college, the "Parents Teacher Association" (PTA) has been established in the college. The general body members of the PTA comprises of students, parents and teachers. The basic aim of the PTA is to develop healthy and trust worthy relationship between students, teachers and parents. The aim of the association is to resolve the basic problems of the students and help the needy students financially to make self reliant.
Considering the keen interest of the students in the sports activities, the college provides the facilities for various games in the college campus. The college ground is well maintained and is a centre of attraction. The college students have acclaimed laurels at the state and university level tournaments in the games.
The college has established scholarship cell for disbursing scholarships under the centre and state scholarships scheme for the students.