About Us

About Us

PREFACE
In order to immortalize the memory of Seth Sir Chhaju Ram a great philanthropist and altruist of his time:- Chhaju Ram Memorial Jat College was established in 1967. However, the seed of this institute had already been sown way back in 1926 in pre-independence era, when monumental building of Jat High School was got built by him in memory of his son, Adit Kumar. Later in 1926, another building  for school hostel was added to it in memory of his another son, Ajit Kumar. Seth Chhaju Ram Ji (1865-1943) hailed from village Alakhpura in district Bhiwani. He had an inkling in those days that illiteracy was the cause of backwardness among ruralites. In order to eradicate this evil, he thought of disseminating education among the country people of the area by establishing this school at an estimated cost of Rs. 4 Lakh in those days. Seth Ji become riches by dint of his presence, forthright and benevolent nature. The school started imparting education upto matriculation, right from early thirties. 
 
The credit for molding the concept of a school into a degree college can only be attributed to three late luminaries. They were founder President, late Ch. Suraj Mal Ji. General Secretary, Late Justice Davender Lamba and founder Principal, late Sh. S.S.Gill. Their contribution to the college has been an instance of rare devotion. Their tireless and continues effort were certainly of great help in meeting the challenges of the formative period of the college. It thus took shape of bloomed tree in 1967. 
 
It is now deemed as a premier institution of Haryana which was initially a prestigious college affiliated to Punjab University, Chandigarh in July 1967. Later consequent upon an order from the Govt. of Haryana all the colleges of the state were affiliated to Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra from the academic session, 1974-75. The college has been duly recognized by the UGC under section 2 (F) & 12 (B) for grant under UGC Act 1956 since its inception .The primary objective of the institution has been to bring about awakening among the rural youth by imparting higher education. With this purpose in mind, the college started functioning with a bare tally of 140 student in four classes, namely Prep Science, Prep Arts, B.A.I and B.Sc.I Having premonition about established colleges running Arts & Science faculties in those days the management of our college had introduced commerce faculty. This bold initiative gradually helped the instituting in winning a crowning glory in the field of education. Keeping pace with the need of globalization, the ensuing management have also been exhibiting equal enthusiasm in induction latest streams indifferent disciplines. In the initial stage the college had 13 member in teaching faculty and 13 others in administrative staff. Its central location in the town and a well fortified campus is not only facilitating to urban boys and girls but also to commuter hailing from suburban or rural areas. Since the college is situated in the vicinity of the Railway station and is also adjoining the main Delhi Highway, it accords easy access to avail of the facility of higher education. 
 
It is a co-educational institution with a spacious boys hostel and a separate hostel for girls equipped fully with basic amenities of life. The college campus is also enriched and gifted with sprawling lawns, a football ground, hockey ground, kabaddi ground, basketball ground, volley ball ground. There is a modern stage cum open stadium suitable for conducting and hosting various cultural and literary functions. The college is providing canteen facility to students and parking services to boys and girls separately at two places. Internet services are available in our college and 
E-mail address is – crm_jat_coll_hsr@yahoo.co.in. 
 
Ours is multi faculty institute running successfully the faculties of Arts. Science and Commerce. The strength of students Electronics, B.A. in from bare 140 in 1967 raised to nearly to 3000 in present year ample testimony of its support from rural and urban population. Sensing the lure of the students for modern and latest subjects the college has introduced Computer Science, Industrial Chemistry, B.C.A., Bio-technology, Instrumentation, Mass Communication and Bachelor in tourism  management in Physical Education Bachelor. The college is also having post graduation classes in Hindi and M.Com. Laboratories in Science faculty are fully furnished with latest equipments. Deptts. of Defence Studies and Geography are also contributing a lot in catering the needs of the students in their own way. The department of Geography is proud of having produced an alumni who are serving as lecturers in Geography in various colleges. 
Last Update: 13-07-2017