Dronacharya P.G. College of Education, Rait has created an inimitable academic space for itself within nearly nine years of its monumental existence. It has made an enviable reputation for cutting-edge learning in academic and co-academic skills through its commitment to innovative and student-friendly initiatives. The college is situated in truly enchanting Kangra Valley right in the lap of snow clad Dhauladhars. The College was established in 2006 and is self financed, non-aided educational institute managed by OCEAN Society. It is affiliated to H.P University, Shimla and recognized by NCTE and by UGC under section 2(f) of UGC Act 1956. Dronacharya P.G. College of Education is situated on NH-154 at Rait, Kangra (H.P.) on Mandi- Pathankot National Highway. It is the youngest college in the state of Himachal Pradesh to be graded by ‘NAAC’ with Grade ‘B’. It offers B.Ed. and M.Ed. Course; three professional courses BBA,BCA and PGDCA.
Dronacharya P.G. College of Education is a place “Where knowledge is created, not just communicated”. Located in rural set up, the motto of the college is “Achieving the most with much less” which is apt as the college is catering to economically and socially disadvantaged students with an aim to equip them with a better future by shaping their personality, strengthening their character, instilling in them a sense of responsibility, and developing their potentials to the fullest.
The college aims at imparting learning and provides a learner centric approach rather than teacher-centric one. The college has scaled new heights of excellence by becoming the first recipient of Best College in Rural Area Award given by Communication Multimedia and Infrastructure (CMAI) in National Himachal Pradesh Education Summit & Awards, 2014 supported by Department of MNRE, Govt. of India; Department of MSME Govt. of India, National Internet Exchange of India
1. Highly Motivated, Experienced and Progressive Faculty.
2. Stupendous success stories scripted by students in Academics with top university positions.
3. Professional Atmosphere emphasis on Holistic Personality Development of the pupils including value education.
4. Orientation, training for Entrance Exams, Placement Drives and internship opportunities in Emerging Sectors. .
5. Stimulating Workshops, Seminars and Guest Lectures for students.
6. A Computerized library with more than 12,000 books, 25 reputed journals, 20 magazines & news papers.
7. State of the art infrastructural Amenities i.e. Labs, Smart classrooms, LCD projectors and Air conditioned Seminar hall.
8. Enriching workshops, Seminars, Guest lectures and stimulating Club Activities aim for holistic development of the pupils.
9. Scholarship for Meritorious and under privileged students.
10. Ultra modern Gym and Indoor & Outdoor Sports Facilities, CCTV camera and power back up with silent generator.
11. Mentorship Programme and Guidance Counseling Sessions, Industrial Visits, tours.
12. Teacher Parent Interface through Personal Contact and Periodical Report Cards.
13. Separate Hostel facilities for Boys & Girls and refurbished Canteen facility.
14. Soft skills training through mock GD, mock interviews etc.
15. Sophisticated and round the clock Wi-Fi campus with high speed internet leased line.
16. Conceptualize and organize ‘NAVRANG’ Annual College Fest with vigor and vivacity.
17. Comprehensive assessment of students and Intensive Follow up of the students.