Shri Sanatan Dharam Rakshini Sabha, Roorkee being aware of the significance of education initiated facilities for girls education at school level in 1940. Later in 1966, it gave an opportunity to the girls of this area to pursue higher education with the establishment of Sri Sanatan Dharm Prakash Chand Kanya Snatkottar Mahavidhyalaya, Roorkee. College is recognised under the section 2f 12B of UGC act.The college was started with faculty of arts in seven subjects Viz Hindi, English, Political Science, Sanskrit, Sociology, Economics, Drawing & Painting. Keeping in view the developments in higher education scenario in the country and need of the hour, undergraduate course in faculty of science was started in 1998. Postgraduate courses in Political science and Drawing & painting were introduced in the year 2006 and hence the name S.S.D.P.C. Girls P.G. College, Roorkee.
Established in the year 1966, Sri Sanatan Dharm Prakash Chand Kanya Snatkottar Mahavidhyalaya, is located in Roorkee, (district Haridwar), which is also known as the city of learning. College has a semi-urban base, however, majority of the students belong to rural neighbourhood. College is exclusively for girls and provides education to students of all castes and creeds. It is affiliated to Hemvati Nandan Bhahuguna Garhwal Central University, Srinagar (Uttarakhand).
College has been recognized for its academic excellence in the district and its achievements outshine all other institutions of Arts & Science in this region. Our students regularly secure positions in the merit list of the University and are serving in leading companies and institutions.
College is having well qualified and devoted faculty & staff members who work tirelessly with complete team spirit and a sense of belonging. This culminates into a rich learning environment that is open, respectful, caring and safe. Their continuous efforts have brought many laurels to our credit in the field of academics and other co-curricular areas. College is making all efforts to nurture academic talent of students in a disciplined environment.