Shanti Devi Arya Mahila College, Dinanagar (Potential for Excellence by UGC, Re-Accredited 'A' Grade by NAAC and Star College status conferred by DBT) is a post graduate Multi faculty only women college in this border backward area with more than 3000 students, 92 teachers and 45 members of the non-teaching staff. This shrine of knowledge has expanded and developed enviously since its very inception and has carved a niche for itself in the educational circles. Endeavoring to stay abreast with the demands of contemporary world of education, the institution has to its credit 45 undergraduate and post graduate courses, including degrees and diplomas and 13 UGC sponsored career oriented courses along two B.Voc courses. Dinanagar is surrounded by 106 villages having 50% of female population and 50% SC BC classes, and is acknowledged as under privileged legislative reserve constituency for SC candidate. The college combines a commitment to teaching excellence with extensive sports and cultural opportunities. The academic and cultural activities are focused around inculcating a strong sense of commitment to nationalist i.e social and aesthetic values. Seminars, workshops, conferences and exhibitions arc a regular feature of its UG / PG Departments. The institution is making every possible effort to uplift the poor and down-trodden section of the area by educating their women folk and encouraging them to realize their potential to face mind - boggling situations of the globalized world. College has Justified the faith and trust of its founder patrons by synchronizing ethnicity with modernity. It takes pride in inculcating the spirit of self-confidence, perseverance and analytical thinking in the students besides fulfilling the aim of providing excellent facilities for learning and achieving scholastic heights Quality education is its motto and excellence, its goal.
Laboratories: Equipped with all the required experimental setups, spacious full-fledged air-conditioned laboratories ,SDAM College provides students the opportunity to develop and refine their technical skills. Staffed by trained instructors, they are conducive to faculty and students at convenient times and reinforce what the students learn in their classroom and help them practice the same. Also, students are encouraged to conduct new experiments beyond their syllabus, based on their learning.
Hostel Facilities Available: The college offers hostel accommodation with all the modem amenities and a peaceful atmosphere conducive for studies. The number of seats are limited, so students desirous of residing in the hostel get their seats reserved immediately at the time of admission to the college. A separate form for admission to the hostel is supplied with the prospectus that is to be filled in by the boarders. No admission in hostel without parents personal appearance in the principal's office is allowed.