University College, Benra-Dhuri is one of the unique colleges situated at royal district Sangrur on the historical land of Punjab established under 11th plan of University Grants Commission, planning to educate rural & remote area people. It is situated on Sangrur-Ludhiana highway which occupies modern technique and was built with the help of donated land by panchayat of village Benra. With the profound co-operation of state government as well as Punjabi University, Patiala, the college has started successfully in 2016-2017 academic year. Experienced and skilled staff was appointed by Punjabi university, Patiala to provide quality education to all students.
People of this area desired that their children should get higher education in their own region, which was fulfilled after the opening of this college, providing economical and higher quality education as compared to private colleges of this area. This college is developing by leaps and bounds. Under the guidance of Punjabi university, Patiala and with creative thinking of the staff, this college is progressing towards newer stands of development. The only mission of this college is to create students that serve humanity, give society educated citizens, great sports-persons and hope to lead our society in various fields of development. In session 2016-17, the college has started B.A. and B.Com. courses. From Session 2017-18, along with these courses, (B.Sc , Medical & Non-Medical) have been started.
Experienced staff and modern infrastructure with high tech laboratories, gigantic library and well e-quipped sports kits and tools are assigned for the overall development of students.
Education is the most powerful weapon which we can use to change the world. The college is a place where students are encouraged to say" I see it, I get it & I can do it." Education plays an important role in the overall development of a student's personality & character. Education has always been meeting the needs of the individual student .Students acquire skills and knowledge easily if we can make the environment stimulating and purposeful. It is the duty of an institute to provide the students such a vast, co-operative & well disciplined environment.
University College, Benra-Dhuri is established in a rural region to provide the economical education as compared to the private institute of this area. The college is striving hard to make the best possible efforts to inculcate strong values combining with the academics and the extra curriculum activities in the students to enrich & engage the challenging surroundings that will prepare the students for success in their future.
In session 2016-17 this college has started two courses B. A. and B. Com. From session 2017-18, with the introduction of Science stream (B.Sc., Medical & Non-Medical), the college is leading towards the new dimensions. The students have option from 13 subjects to choose their favourite subject for arts stream. In the current session, 718 students have been enrolled. Moreover, students can participate in domestic games and cultural activities. Motivational speeches, personality development courses, yoga and meditation level of students would be upgraded. Punjabi University authorities, area residents, the whole staff and all the students, are cooperating for overall development and assisting this college to achieve the mission. We are trying our best to have financial support from the government of Punjab to facilitate overall development and infrastructure of the college.
I pray to almighty to give us strength to fulfill our mission.