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DAV PG College Dehradun: Courses, Fees, Eligibility,Scholarships, Placement 2021

Last updated on July 8th, 2021 by Nikita Joshi

Dayanand Anglo Vedic Postgraduate College is a public college affiliated with the Hemwati Nandan Bahuguna Garhwal (Central University), Srinagar, Uttarakhand, and under the supervision of the Board of management of Dayanand Shiksha Sansthan, Kapur. The college was established in 1948 and is accredited by AICTE, UGC, and NAAC. D.A.V PG College, Dehradun is one of the biggest and well-recognized colleges in the state of Uttarakhand.

The institute has both undergraduate and postgraduate courses such as BA, BSc, BCom, MA, MCom and MSc. The admissions for both undergraduate and postgraduate courses are offered on the basis of marks scored in the previous examinations. DAV PG College has also introduced a range of professional courses for students.

The college boasts of a supportive and highly- educated faculty chair that assists students throughout their course years. It also offers student- friendly facilities like libraries, labs, medical and sports facilities on campus. DAV PG College also organises multiple internships for the students and has successfully maintained a 70%-80% placement rate over the span of the last few years.

DAV PG College Key Points 

  • Dayanand Anglo Vedic Postgraduate College is the biggest college of Uttarakhand state and well known in northern India.
  • The college is accredited by the National Assessment & Accreditation Council (NAAC) with a ‘B+” grade.
  • The institute is a study center for the Indira Gandhi National Open University (IGNOU).
  • Dayanand Anglo Vedic Postgraduate College has been successfully running research projects with institutions such as the university grants commission (UGC), Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (CSIR), Department of Science & Technology (DST), Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO) and the Indian Council of Social Science Research (ICSSR).
  • The college organises various fests, events and co-curricular activities every year for the students.
  • Facilities at DAV PG College include well- maintained labs, medical facilities and a well- stocked library.

DAV PG College Courses & Fees 

DAV PG College, Dehradun offers several Undergraduate and Postgraduate courses in the field of Arts, Science, Law and Commerce. The college also offers several professional courses which accept students on a first- come-first- serve basis.

The courses offered by the institute and their respective details are given below.

Course Course Details
Bachelors of Arts (BA)
  • Duration: 3 years
  • Eligibility: A candidate who has passed the 12th standard in any stream from CBSE/ ICSE/ SSC/ WBBSE or any other recognized board with a minimum of 45% aggregate marks.
  • Selection-Criteria – Merit-based
  • Specializations- Economics, Education, Drawing and Painting, History, Hindi, Geography, English, Mathematics, Political Science, Indian Classical Music, Statistics, Sociology, Psychology, Sanskrit
Bachelors of Commerce (B.Com)
  • Duration: 3 years
  • Eligibility: A candidate who has passed the 12th standard in the commerce stream from CBSE/ ICSE/ SSC/ WBBSE or any other recognized board with a minimum of 45% aggregate marks.
  • Selection-Criteria – Merit-based
Bachelors of Education (B.Ed)
  • Duration: 2 years
  • Eligibility: A candidate who has passed the 12th standard in the commerce stream from CBSE/ ICSE/ SSC/ WBBSE or any other recognized board with a minimum of 45% aggregate marks.
  • Selection-Criteria – Merit-based
Bachelors of Science(B.Sc)
  • Duration: 3 years
  • Eligibility: A candidate who has passed the 12th standard in the commerce stream from CBSE/ ICSE/ SSC/ WBBSE or any other recognized board with a minimum of 45% aggregate marks.
  • Selection-Criteria – Merit-based.
  • Specializations: Statistics, Physics, Mathematics, Zoology, Botany, Chemistry
Bachelors of Law (LLB)
  • Duration: 3 years
  • Eligibility: A candidate who has passed the 12th standard in the commerce stream from CBSE/ ICSE/ SSC/ WBBSE or any other recognized board with a minimum of 45% aggregate marks.
  • Selection-Criteria – Merit-based.
Masters of Arts (MA)
  • Duration: 2 years
  • Eligibility: A candidate who has passed the 12th standard in the commerce stream from CBSE/ ICSE/ SSC/ WBBSE or any other recognized board with a minimum of 45% aggregate marks.
  • Selection-Criteria: Merit-based.
  • Specializations: Economics, Education, Drawing and Painting, History, Hindi, Geography, English, Mathematics, Political Science , Indian Classical Music, Statistics, Sociology, Psychology, Sanskrit
Masters of Commerce (M.Com)
  • Duration: 2 years
  • Eligibility: A candidate who has passed the 12th standard in the commerce stream from CBSE/ ICSE/ SSC/ WBBSE or any other recognized board with a minimum of 45% aggregate marks.
  • Selection-Criteria: Merit-based.
Masters of Science (M.Sc)
  • Duration: 2 years
  • Eligibility: A candidate who has passed the 12th standard in the commerce stream from CBSE/ ICSE/ SSC/ WBBSE or any other recognized board with a minimum of 45% aggregate marks.
  • Selection-Criteria: Merit-based.
  • Specializations: Statistics, Physics, Mathematics, Zoology, Botany, Chemistry

DAV PG College Placements 

DAV PG College, Dehradun has a Career Guidance and Placement Cell which actively engages in arranging seminars, workshops and mock interviews to strengthen the employability of the students. The cell is headed by Dr.Ajay Saksena as convener and Dr.H.S. Randhwa as co-convener. The placement cell also organises multiple internships for interested students.

The college has maintained a good placement record for many years. 70%-80% of students managed to get good jobs in reputed companies such as Wipro, Google, Concentrix, eBay, and many more. The maximum salary offered at DAV PG College, Dehradun is anywhere between 6 LPA- 8 LPA and the minimum salary offered is around 3 LPA.

Top Recruiters

  • Saffron group
  • Wipro
  • Cipla
  • IBM Daksh
  • Keane

DAV PG College Scholarships

DAV PG College, Dehradun does not offer any institutional scholarships, fellowships or financial assistance to the students. However, students can apply for scholarships offered by the Uttarakhand government. Some of these include-

  • Post-Matric Scholarship scheme– The Social Welfare Department offers Post Matric Scholarships to meritorious students of the Uttarakhand State for UG programs.
  • Scholarship schemes for minority students– Students belonging to the SC, ST and/or OBC categories can apply for scholarships and financial assistance on merit and need basis.

DAV PG College FAQs

Ques. What is the mode of application at Dayanand Anglo Vedic Postgraduate College?

Last updated on July 8th, 2021

Ans. Dayanand Anglo Vedic Postgraduate College(D.A.V PG) has made the application process for both undergraduate and postgraduate courses online because of the second wave of coronavirus. Candidates can find the application form on the official website of the college.

Ques. Does Dayanand Anglo Vedic Postgraduate College have self-financing courses?

Last updated on July 8th, 2021

Ans. Dayanand Anglo Vedic Postgraduate College(D.A.V PG) offers several self-financing courses. A list of these courses and their respective duration is given below. Students need to get in touch with the course coordinator for securing admissions to these courses.

  • Masters of Education (2 years)
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Journalism and Mass Communication (1 year)
  • MA in Mass Communication
  • BSc in IT (3 years)
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Tourism and Hotelering (1 year).
Ques. What departments does Dayanand Anglo Vedic Postgraduate College have?

Last updated on July 8th, 2021

Ans. Dayanand Anglo Vedic Postgraduate College (D.A.V PG) has the following departments:

  • Department of Arts
  • Department of Commerce
  • Department of Law
  • Department of Science
Ques. What are some of the subjects taught in the B.Com course at Dayanand Anglo Vedic Postgraduate College?

Last updated on July 8th, 2021

Ans. The subjects taught in the B.Com course at Dayanand Anglo Vedic Postgraduate College (D.A.V PG) are:

  • Company law
  • Financial Accounting
  • English Language
  • Business law
  • Business statistics
  • Cost Accounting
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Principle of Microeconomics
Ques. What facilities are being offered by Dayanand Anglo Vedic Postgraduate College for the students?

Last updated on July 8th, 2021

Ans. Dayanand Anglo Vedic Postgraduate College (D.A.V PG) has facilities such as a canteen, library, playing ground, medical facilities, and computer lab that cater to the needs of students as well as teachers.


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