A BRIEF HISTORY OF THE COLLEGE
Located in the lap of nature, shining in the glory and splendour of lush green fields and beautified with serenity and sweetness of natural environment, Indira Gandhi National College was conceived and brought into existence by Late Sh. Om Parkash Garg the then MLA, by enlisting the support of the leading personalities of the area and mobilizing the necessary funds for this mammoth project. 37 acres of land for the purpose was donated by village Panchayat Dhanora.
The foundation stone of the college was laid by the then Chief Minister of Haryana Ch. Bansi Lal on Jan 24,1974 after obtaining permission from the then Prime Minister of India, Late Mrs. Indira Gandhi to christen the institution after her name.
The college started functioning in July 1975, with two faculties viz Humanities and commerce with a makeshift arrangement at Kissan Rest House, Ladwa.
The task of constructing a splendid and impressive building in all its beauty and modernity gathered momentum and the college management was able to have the building inaugurated on Nov. 30, 1975 by the then Governor of Haryana, Late Sh. B.N. Chakarvarti.
The college can be easily approached from Kurukshetra, Ambala, Yamunanagar, Karnal by excellent metalled roads by covering an average distance of 20-30 Kms.
The college staff are highly qualified who have earned their respective degrees from various reputed Universities. Moreover, the staff comprises a good proportion of seasonal veterans and brilliant youngsters. Each and every staff member possesses a high level of commitment to academics with deep interest in teaching and research work.
The various subjects taught at B.A./B.Sc./B.C.A./ B.Com include English, Pol. Science, Maths, History, Economics, Commerce, Punjabi, Computers, Library Science, Hindi, Physics, Chemistry, Zoology, Botany etc. Under the “Self-Financing Scheme” PG-Course in English, B.C.A., B.Lib. & Inf. Sc., Computer Science in B. Sc. & B.A., Health & Physical Education and Punjabi are available.
College library treasures a proud assemblage of books on various subjects, besides subscribing to a host of newspapers, magazines, reputed journals etc. Students get immensely benefited through the services of the library in the pursuit of their educational goals.
College laboratories in the science stream are modern labs equipped with all the necessary equipments, apparatus, and practical material.
College Computer Department is always there in the service of the students with scores of computers for the use and benefit of all the students. Internet facilities are also available for all the desirous students.
Sports Department is taking keen interest in nurturing sports intellect of young enthusiasts in the popular games of Volley-Ball, Football, Hockey, Cricket, Basketball, Badminton, Table Tennis and above all Cricket.
Our class rooms are exquisitely furnished on modern lines with sufficient scope for light, air, cross-ventilation, seating capacity and black-boards.
Indira Gandhi National College, Ladwa has always endeavoured to inculcate, foster and nurture patriotic sentiments in the minds of students and also to inspire them with human values and virtues of high moral standards with deep sense of respect for discipline, etiquettes in all spheres of life so that they finally blossom into knowledgeable, awakened, law-abiding young citizens of society and Nation. In this way the college aspires to prepare and educate them as patriots infused with great fervour and intense zeal for nation building activities including the performance of social and family obligations to the best of their capacities. The college is committed to train students into responsible citizens of our great nation, who are likely to shape up the society, in a big way.