KAMLA LOHTIA SANATAN DHARAM COLLEGE, is a premier post-graduate co-educational institute of the city, affiliated to Punjab University, Chandigarh, earlier Accredited (B+ +) by NAAC, Bengaluru. This institute has travelled a journey from a double faculty to multi-faculty post-graduate institution. The wings of its growth and prosperity has spread and citizens of Ludhiana are benefiitted not only academically but spiritually and intellectually as well. The college though unaided, a manifestation of quest for knowledge was founded by Shree Sanatan Dharam Sabha (Regd.) Ludhiana in 1992 in the golden jubilee year or Quit India Movement and centenary year of Swami Vivekananda’s address to World Parliament of Religions at Chicago. Over the years, this institute has grown from a small building with just two courses to a sprawling campus with multi-faculty status comprising more than 16 different courses. Late Sh.Sudershan Kumar Aggarwal, the then President of Sh.Sanatan Dharam Sabha (Regd.) along with his friends laid the foundation of this college to propagate the values of Sanatan Dharam. The college which was established in the year 1992 with 134 students can take a legitimate pride with over 1700 students at present. It has Under-Graduate, Post Graduate, Post Graduate Diploma and Certificate Courses.
Placement Service Available: A Career Counseling and Placement Cell has been set up to provide placement and direction to the students on choice of various professional careers, public and competitive examinations held by the Central and State Governments, Companies and other agencies. The cell keeps up to date information and is headed by a member of the faculty who can be contacted by the students for information and guidance. The college has placed number of students in various reputed companies like Wipro, Reliance Life Insurance, Apex Laboratories, HDFC Bank, Trident Group, Woodland, Vardhman General and Spinning Mills Ltd, King Exports, Hero Group etc. This year again, the students have got placed in various companies. For this purpose students may contact the concerned teachers appointed to look after this cell (mentioned in the list of core committees).