D.A.V College, Abohar was established in 1960 under the guidance of D.A.V College Managing Committee to cater to the needs of the area. It is affiliated to Panjab University, Chandigarh. It is a model institution to fulfill the demand of qualitative training of teachers who are going to lead new generation into the challenging 21st century. Main objective of this institution is to impart education which should have its roots in the fundamental values of indian culture but be liberalized to assimilate new elements of thought, science & technology suited to changing modern needs. College is dedicated to assurance of quality in teacher education. It is recognized by UGC.