Vision, Goal and Mission

His Highness Late Raja Lalit Sen Ji of Suket

Raja Lalit Sen, the sole trustee of Maharaja Lakshman Sen Memorial Trust and the founder of Maharaja Lakshman Sen Memorial College, Sundernagar, was a renowned national figure and was devoted to the social service of the country. He remained a Member of Parliament for two terms and was also the Chief Parliamentary Secretary in Sh. Lal Bahadur Shastri’s Ministry.

Led by a sense of dedication and devotion to the nation and the realization that human belongings and wealth are as ephemeral as life itself, the late Raja Lalit Sen of Suket established this college by making liberal donations in cash and in the shape of buildings, a playground and extensive lands. Now, Dr. Hari Sen of Suket is the Trustee and the President of the College.

Maharaja Lakshman Sen Memorial College, Sundernagar was established in 1976 by the Late Raja Lalit Sen of Suket to honour the memory of his late father, Maharaja Lakshman Sen, by donating the palace building and the adjoining area of about 100 bighas of land and liberal donations for the furtherance of the spread of higher education in the State.

The vision that gave birth to the institution was to impart a high standard of education to the youth of the state, to challenge itself and to grow continuously to produce harmonious personalities by inculcating a spirit of tradition and modernity.

The goal of the Founder of the college was to make the institution a Centre of Excellence in North India and to provide an education that will enable young people to find the opportunities to make their lives meaningful and creative in changing times.

The mission of the college is to meet challenges and strive for perfection. The college believes in consolidation and a sustainable longevity; embodied in its motto Till Hill and River Vanish.

               Achievements of the college:

·        Pioneer institution to start courses under Self financing scheme in the state of Himachal Pradesh.

·        First college in the state to introduce the concept of B. Ed. under self financing scheme.

·        First college in the state to introduce M. Sc’s in Physics and Chemistry.

·        Has consistently maintained a tradition of excellence in sports and culture for the last 40 years.

·        Designated as Centre of Excellence for Boxing by the District Sports Council, Mandi.

·        One of the premier institutions of higher learning in the state having a modest beginning with B.A. and a student strength of less than 300, presently has 17 departments with a student strength of more than 3000.

Year wise detail of Courses offered

Course Name

Year of Starting

Bachelor of Arts


Bachelor of Science


Bachelor of Commerce


Bachelor of Business Administration


Bachelor of Education


Bachelor of Computer Sciences


Bachelor of Physical Education (B.P.Ed.)


Bachelor of Physical Education (B.P.E.)


Master of Physics


Master of Chemistry


Master of Botany


Master of Zoology