About Nalanda College

The Nalanda College of Education situated near Jhaniari, on the National Highway No Shimla-Dharmsala at a distance of 05 Kms from Hamirpur bus stand. The College was started from the academic session 2000-2001 by the registered Nalanda Education Society in order to share the commitment of the Constitution for Universalization of education by imparting B.Ed training to the students of Medical, Non-Medical, and Arts streams so that the trained teachers can be provided to the schools situated in tribal, difficult and other area of the state.



College has been granted recognition by the National Council for Teacher Education, Jaipur vide their letter no NCTE/F-3/HP/97/2004/2033- 2041 dated 27th Jun 2003 and affiliated to H.P University, Shimla on the basis of No Objection Certificate granted by the HP Government with intake of one unit of 100 students.The College was functioning in a rented building at Ward No 3, Partap Nagar, Hamirpur from the academic session 2000-2001 to 2003-2004. The College has been functioning in its own building from the academic session 2004-05. The present College building has been constructed by its Governing Nalanda Education Society at a beautiful place which is calm, peaceful and free from pollution with proper environment required for the functioning of the College. Principal Room, Administrative accommodation with toilet facilities both for men and women separately in ground floor. Staff Room, ICT Resource Center, four class room, common room with separate toilet facilities for boys and girls in the first floor. Health and Physical Resource Center , Art and Craft Resource Center, Psychology Lab, Language Lab, Curriculum Resource Center and in door games sports room in the second floor. In addition to this the college has given boundary wall to avoid any out side disturbance. The building is fully equipped with all the requirement/ infrastructure including required fixture/furniture.

GOVERNING BODY OF NALADA EDUCATION SOCIETY

The Nalanda Education Society comprises the following active members


S.No.
Name
Designation
Address
1.
Sh. Prithi pal Singh
Chairman
Amrit Suggar Store Mandi(H.P.)
2.
Sh. Vijay Agnihotri
Secretary
VPO-Pansai, Tehsil-Nadaun, Distt-Hamripur(H.P.)
3.
Sh. Mahender Kumar Dharmani
Member
VPO-Pansai, Tehsil-Nadaun, Distt-Hamripur(H.P.)
4.
Sh. Sat Pal Singh
Member
VPO Jalgran Distt. Una(H.P.)
5.
Sh. Govind Singh
Member
Village Kaniyal P.O. Manali Distt. kullu(H.P.)
6.
Sh. Ram Kumar
Member
S.V.S.D College Bhatoli Distt. Una(H.P.)
7.
Sh. Nagesh Thakur
Member
Department of Physics H.P.U., Shimla (H.P.)
8.
Sh. Hemanshu Mishra Advocate
Member
VPO Lohana palampur Distt. Kangra(H.P.)
9.
Sh. Arun Kumar Singh
Member
2/4 Lower Bazar Shimla(H.P.)

Sh. Vijay Agnihotri, worthy Member Secretary has been authoritatively looking after the functioning of the College. With his energetic efforts, dedication and devotion to the development of the Society, it could be possible to manage land for college on lease basis, construction of College building, construction of approach road upto the College building, installation of Water Hand Pump, construction of canteen, development of Play ground installation of Electricity line and providing of adequate staff/infrastructure to Library and various Labs as per requirement of the HJP University/NCTE. Thus the College functioning is progressing by leaps and bounds under his administration.