DAV College for Women
Established in 1958, DAV college for Women, Yamunanagar was awarded the title of of Best Women's College, Haryana in 2003. The college has a 3,000-strong student body and 250 faculty members. The college's philosophy is based on the teachings of the great sage Swami Dayanand Saraswati, a pioneer of female education in modern India. In an endeavour to keep up with the constantly changing needs of society, the administration at DAV College regularly add on job-oriented evening courses for housewives and working women as well as community service projects such as UDAAN, where 50 adolescent non-school going girls from 10 villages were given skill training for three months, thereby enabling them to earn their livelihood.