Institutional Distinctiveness

Jwala devi Vidya Mandir, PG College is consistently focused towards the vision of holistic development of the under-privileged gender through, “Excellence in academics and perfection in human values and ideals.”


The college has a deep commitment to be an institution of excellence in higher education that shall provide value-oriented education and holistic personality development of its student through inculcation of the curricular and extra-curricular activities. The college also remains steadfast to its goal of producing responsible citizens and skillful human resource for the betterment for the society.
 One of the distinct features is its prime location. Centrally located in the heart of the city. The College attracts the best of the learners from all over the city and the adjoining areas because it is easily accessible by local means of transport.  The College is a popular choice amongst the student also as it is renowned for its meritorious faculty members who help in maintaining high academic quality through regular classes, assignments, after-class counselling and career guidance, as well as maintenance of discipline. The college students’ yield good results in the exams and many students are rewarded each year for making it to the University merit-list. Regular National Seminars, Workshops, Special Lectures, Interdisciplinary talks and meet, Literary Fests, etc. are organized by the college for updating knowledge of faculty members and for the benefit of students.
 The Education Department Jwala devi Vidya Mandir, PG College has an active Educational Lab. Students of Education as well as other departments are offered Tests for Personality, Aptitude, Interest, Achievement, Intelligence and Emotional Quotient, Anxiety, Social Adjustment etc., based on which they are given vocational and personal counselling by faculty of Psychology and other members. The lab also provides practical and applied knowledge of various psychological tests to the students to help them become better professionals in future.
The college organizes various programmes like Personality Enrichment, SkillDevelopment including Spoken English and Sanskrit Language etc., for the methodological skill development of its students. For the entrepreneurial development, the College has established Institution’s Innovation, Incubation and Entrepreneurship Cell, under the Innovation, Incubation, Entrepreneurship and Startup Cell, of C.S.J.M. University, Kanpur, to promote students and faculty driven innovations & startups. A specific programme /workshop Com-Edu fest is also being organized in the college every year. The Institution-Industry Partnership Cell, Institutional Distinctiveness Career Counseling & Placement Cell and the Innovation Cell hold regular, lectures, training programs, workshops and counselling sessions to help them gain professional knowledge and skills about the competitive job market.
The Women Cell at the Jwala devi Vidya Mandir, PG College College is a body comprising of teachers and student representatives that remains pro-active throughout the year. Election of power angels, self-defense trainings, career counselling, Psychologists, Counsellors, Doctors, Lawyers, and Legal professionals are invited to bring awareness about issues of harassments, domestic violence, female health, and financial literacy, etc.
Another feature that makes the College stand out amongst the other colleges of the University is that it provides an active space of engagement to its young women through regular organization of sports, cultural and academic activities. The Jwala devi Vidya Mandir, PG College prides itself on its cultural practices. The Annual Talent Show at the commencement of the session and the Annual Function (Founders’ Week Celebrations) are opportunities for the students to display their vocal, dancing, musical talents. The Orientation Programme for the students at the beginning of each session is followed by a Talent Search Competition under the categories of Dance and Vocal Music, etc.
The students also actively participate and display their talents at various competitions and sole recital performances. The Founders’ Week Celebrations is a much-sought event among both the college students as well as the dignitaries invited. Meritorious students are awarded medals and certificate while other participate in plays, recitals, dance performances and other performance arts. The College holds a sports-week to hold intra-college competitions in volleyball, basketball, kho-kho, kabaddi, badminton, table-tennis, races and other athletic activities.     
The college also has active NSS and Rovers’ units that help students extend their services to the society and surroundings. Students participate in Rallies, Poster competitions, Nukkad Natak, Camps, Swachh Bharat Abhiyan, Save Environment Campaigns and many such activities that help them in finding their own voice while enabling their learning on real ground beyond the classrooms.