D.A.V. College, Malout is one of the links in the beautiful chain of educational institutions established in the sacred memory of the great social and religious reformer of all times, Maharishi Dayanand Ji Sarswati. The D.A.V. Movement, initiated in 1886 by Arya Samaj, envisages to carry forward the torch of imparting real education and to inculcate love for Indian culture in tune with the lofty Vedic ideals of universal brotherhood among the young minds. The movement is goverened by the D.A.V. College Trust & Management Society, New Delhi. Self sacrificing Mahatma Hans Raj, a humble devotee of Great Rishi, provided the necessary impetus to the movement by taking a solemn pledge to dedicate the whole of his life for the sacred cause of spreading the light of education, service and renunciation.
D.A.V College has a mission to emerge as a centre of excellence for professional studies, research and development and quality placements. To ensure placement of students of all courses and strengthen our students on the front of employability, practicability and social sensitivity and make our students practical oriented professionals. To focus on conjoining practical knowledge with theoretical aspect and provide thoroughly proficient and dedicated professionals. To lay stress on research, creativity and innovation. To incorporate and integrate value education within professional courses so as to create empathetic professionals. To provide quality education along with preparing the employable young minds to face the competitive world on all fronts.
To impart education that will groom students to become responsible global citizens, while retaining their Vedic values, Indian philosophy and ethos, we aim at turning our institution into a hub of intellectual activism, and are committed to promote an array of accessible, affordable, responsive and high quality education totally in gear with the needs of challenging world. We have a vision to contribute to the growth of education and upholding the highest ethical and professional standards. To ensure that our students inculcate a sense of duty and discipline. To serve society, to lead to its enrichment and advancement. To open all avenues to suit the needs, requirements and ambitions of every student joining this college. To shape a student's growth physically, morally and intellectually. To focus on overall personality development, keeping in view the tough competition prevailing in the world today and enable them to face the challenges of the modern era. To focus not only on course curriculum but practical approach as well so that students become productive right from the day of joining any organization after successful completion of their respective courses of study. .
The Administrative Wing, Boys Wing, Seth Resham Lal Galhotra "Mahila Vibhag" and the complete Science Faculty with well equipped laboratories, Computer Applications Dept., Library with the latest amenities, and modern canteen are the main segments of the Campus. D.A.V. College Malout covers an area of nearly 22 acres on village Sheikhu Road. Besides this, there are major play-fields, multipurpose hall with indoor-games and a stage for different functions. A Girls' Common Room in Mahila Vibhag is the attraction of the entire Mahila wing. Lush-green lawns with ornamental plants/trees create an atmosphere really conducive to academic achievements. .