Established in 1963, Laxman Singh Mahar (L.S.M) Govt. Post Graduate College Pithoragarh (Uttarakhand) is an affiliated college of Kumaun university, Nainital (A 4 star accredited university by NAAC). The college is being developed as a model college by Govt. of Uttarakhand, is among 65 government colleges in Uttarakhand and is the only college in the Kumaon Division of Uttarakhand that has secured B++ grade from NAAC.
LSM PG College Pithoragarh provide seprate hostel for Girls and Boys established with the most modern amenities for students coming from far off places.
To facilitate accommodation for the stay of girl students, the college has taken initiative to construct a girl’s hostel in its premises