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Progress of Surajmal Memorial Education Society

Surajmal Memorial Education Society (SMES) was formed in the year 1972, under the chairmanship of Shri Birjender Singh, Maharaja of Bharatpur. The Society was registered with Registrar of Society, Delhi, having registered office at 6, Prithvi Raj Road, New Delhi- 11, which was subsequently changed to C-4, Janakpuri, New Delhi- 110 058. Management of the Society vests in an Executive Committee. The Executive Committee shall consists of not less than 11 nor more than twenty one members to be elected at the end of every three years in a General Meeting of the Society. The executive may elect the following office bearers out of the Executive Committee :-

i) President
ii) One or two Vice Presidents
iii) Secretary
iv) One or two Joint Secretaries and
v) Treasurer

President or in his absence either of the Vice President, shall chair the meetings of the Executive Committee. In the absence of President and Vice President, members present shall choose one of them to chair the meeting. From the year 1972 till date12 Executive Committees are formed. Their tenure, alongwith salient achievements are given below :-

 Sh. Birjender Singh (1972-1976) & Sh. Nathu Ram Mirdha (1972 - 1973)
  • Enrolled 244 life members.
  • Decided to have Society’s own news paper named Suraj Sujan in March 1975.
  • First issue of Suraj Sujan was published on 25.10.1975.
  • Maharaja Surajmal Balidan Diwas was celebrated first time on 25.12.1975.
2. Sh. Nathu Ram Mirdha (1976-1979)
  • New members enrolled 1197 (1441). 
  •   DDA allotted 7.94 acres of land to theSociety at C-4, Janakpuri on 4.3.1977 and possession of land was taken on 4.5.1977. 
  •  Foundation stone for administrative block was laid by the then President of India, Dr. Neelam Sanjiva Reddy on 12.12.1978 and this function was presided over by Ch. Charan Singh.
3. Sh. Nathu Ram Mirdha (1979-1982) 
  • New members enrolled 934 (2376).
  • There was demand from all members of the society to start coaching classes for Civil Services Examination for students from rural area. Accordingly coaching classes were started in the newly constructed block in 1982. The name of the institute conducting these classes was kept as ‘Maharaja Surajmal Institute’. Major D.R. Singh started the coaching centre for I.A.S. Examinations. Coaching Centre concept got very poor response in number as well as quality of students. In 1984, Sh. I.S. Handa replaced Major D.R. Singh and started coaching classes for CBSE, Medical, Engineering etc. but response was even discouraging than earlier. In 1986, S.K. Malhotra took over the responsibility of coaching and experience was worst than earlier, hence coaching centre was closed for ever. However, Private party was allowed to have its own coaching classes, which was closed in 2009 due to objection from University.
  • I.T.I. course offering Draftsman and Civil courses started in 1982.


4. Sh. Nathu Ram Mirdha (1982-1985)
  • New members enrolled 1428 (3804).
  • Two new courses, General Electronics and Mechanics were added in I.T.I. in 1983
  • AICTE approved Polytechnic College named ‘Maharaja Surajmal Institute of Pharmacy and Technology’ (MSIP&T) started in 1983 with Pharmacy course.
5. Sh. Nathu Ram Mirdha (1985 –1989)
  • New members enrolled 764 (4568).
  • MSIP&T got two courses 1985- Civil, 1987 – Electronics & Communication Engineering.
  • First block of hostel constructed in 1989.
6. Sh. Nathu Ram Mirdha (1989 –1992)
  • New members enrolled 283 (4851).
  • Additional courses Electrical Engg. & Computer Engineering added in MSIPT in 1992.
  • 2nd block of hostel constructed in 1992 to accommodate 240 students alongwith dining hall, kitchen and common room. Out of this, 67 rooms for boys and 53 rooms for girls making total rooms 120.
7. Sh. Ram Niwas Mirdha (1992 –1995)
  • New members enrolled 222 (5073).
  • 2nd Academic block constructed in 1993.
  • Directors Bungalow constructed in 1993 .
8. Sh. Ram Niwas Mirdha (1995 –1998)
  • New members 435 (5508).
  • DOEACC’s ‘O’ level computer course started in 1995.
  • Jawahar Public School building constructed in 1996 and started School upto 8th class.
  • Applied to DDA for allotment of Plot for School in Dwarka.
9. Sh. Ram Niwas Mirdha (1998 –2001)
  • New membership 902 (6410).
  • In 1999, GGSIP University came into existence and we got affiliation of our Maharaja Surajmal Institute and got courses in this College as below :-
Course Year Intake DegreeCourse
B.Ed. 1999 100 1 Yr.
BCA 1999 60 3 Yrs.
BBA(G) 2000 60 3 Yrs.
  • In 1999, a talent development programme was started for rural students, having passed 10th & 11th classes.Entire expenses for 3 weeks were borne by the Society.


10. Sh. Ram Niwas Mirdha (2001 –2004)
  • New members 562(6972).
  • GGSIP University gave affiliation to our Engineering College (MSIT) in 2001 and gave following courses :-

Course Intake DegreeCourse
ECE 60 4 Yrs.
CSE 60 4 Yrs.
IT  60 4 Yrs.

  • GGSIP University gave affiliation to our College of Pharmacy i.e. MSIP in 2003 :-

Course Intake DegreeCourse
B.Pharma. 60 4 Yrs.

  • In MSI we got 2 additional courses as below:-

Course Intake DegreeCourse
BBA(B&I) 60 3 Yrs.
BBA(TTM) 60 3 Yrs.

  • As instructed by University and AICTE, we stopped admission in Polytechnic College and started Engineering College in 2001 in the name of Maharaja Surajmal Institute of Technology. In 2004, College was shifted in a seven storeyed newly constructed building with total built-up area of 8521 sq. meter .
11.Sh. Ram Niwas Mirdha (2004 –2007)
  • New members 685 (7657).
  • Delhi Government’s SCERT Department gave E.T.E. course from Sept 2005 with intake of 50 students.This is 2 years course.
  • In 2006 one additional course of EEE with intake of 60 students was added in MSIT. Further intake was increased from 60 to 120 in two courses i.e. Computer Science Engineering and IT during the year.
  • Jawahar Public School started in 1996 was closed on 31.3.2007 due to objection from DDA because school building was constructed in the area meant for playground.
  • Started Evening Shift in MSI for BBA (General) with intake of 60 students in 2007.
12. (2007 –2010)
        Sh. Ram Niwas Mirdha (till 29.01.2010) & Sh. S.P. Singh (w.e.f. 21.03.2010)
  •  New members enrolled 1138 (8795) till 31.3.2010. 
  • 4 acres land was purchased near Shamli on Shamli-Muzaffarnagar Road in the year 2006 for co-education school, named ‘Maharaja Surajmal Public School’. 
  • School building was completed in the year 2009 and started admission for the session 2009-10. 
  • 13 acres land taken on lease at Bikaner to start girls school named ‘Maharani Kishori Devi Girls School’.
  •  Building of the school was completed in the year 2009 and started admission same year. Now this school is in full swing and first choice of parents in Bikaner.
  •  Air-conditioned Auditorium with the seating capacity of 650 was constructed in the year 2007 at C-4, Janakpuri, ND. 
  • In MSI, 2nd shift started for BCA with intake of 60 students in the year 2008. 
  • In MSI, 2nd shift started for BBA (B&I) course in 2009 with intake of 60 students.
  • Evening shift allowed in MSIT in two courses CSE and IT with intake of 60 students each in 2009.
13. (2010 – Till Date)  Sh. S.P. Singh (w.e.f. 21.03.2010)
  • Land was purchased on Bahadurgarh Jhajjhar road in Haryana for Public School for girls. The consturction is in full swing.
  • In MSI,  60 seats increased  for BBA (Gen) course in both shifts.
  • In MSIT, two courses ECE and EEE started in evening shift.
  • In MSIT and MSI both, one new floor constructed and become operationalised.
  • In MSI, Two lifts were installed for the convenience of the students (specially physically handicapped students) and staff.
  •  two  Whole campus has been covered with CCTV for securied and better environment.

Sh. Ram Niwas Mirdha became life member of the Society on dated 10.10.76 and his membership number was 236. He became Executive Committee Member in the year 1989. Sh. Ram Niwas Mirdha was elected as President of the Society in the year 1992 and continued till his death i.e. on 29.1.2010. Till 1992, our members dream project of providing coaching facilities to rural students had failed miserably and we had switched over to ITI and Polytechnic courses. In these courses , we could create desired goodwill and both the courses were in demand. On revenue front, these courses made Society’s position difficult and had to incur losses. In the meanwhile, GGSIP University came into existence in the year 1999. Under the guidance of Sh. Ram Niwas Mirdha, Society opened three Colleges at main campus and got them affiliated from GGSIP University. These colleges are running various courses and have created their own goodwill among all colleges (Delhi) affiliated to GGSIP University. Brief description of these institutions is given below :-

1. Maharaja Surajmal Institute (MSI) : This College got affiliated with GGSIPU in 1999. Presently this College is conducting six courses with annual intake of 630 students and total strength at present is 1082

Course Intake Duration
BBA(G) 1st shift 180
2nd shift 120
3 Yrs.
BBA(B&I) 1st shift 60
2nd shift 60
3 Yrs.
BCA 1st shift 60
2nd shift 60
3 Yrs.
B.Ed. 100 1 Yr.
ETE 50 2 Yrs.
Total 630

College is having its independent building, with 6015 sq. mtrs. built up area which is not sufficient, hence we intend to add additional floor area of 2183 sq. mtrs. MSI is having teaching faculty of 57 and non-teaching faculty of 22. We have constructed new additional floor area of 2183.85 sq. mtrs. under revised master plan of Delhi.

2. Maharaja Surajmal Institute of Technology (MSIT) : This College got affiliation with GGSIPU in 2001 offering four years’ degree courses in Engineering subjects as below :-

Course Intake Duration
Electronics & Communication Engineering(ECE) 1st shift 60
2nd shift 60
4 Yrs.
Computer Science Engineering(CSE) 1st shift 60
2nd shift 60
4 Yrs.
Information Technology(IT) 1st shift 60
2nd shift 60
4 Yrs.
Electrical & Electronics(EEE) 1st shift 60
2nd shift 60
4 Yrs.

3. Maharaja Surajmal Institute of Pharmacy :- This College provides degree of Bachelor of Pharmacy. This is four year degree course affiliated with GGSIP University and approved by AICTE. There is intake of 60 students every year. This course has been discontiunued and no new admission are being done.

All the three Colleges were facing shortage of built-up area. As per AICTE/University norms, the availability of built-up area was not sufficient to support our existing intake of students. To provide sufficient space for the approved intake, a new additional area of around 10000 sq. meters approx have already been consturcted. New lifts have been installed in MSI also.

These colleges not only made their recognition among all colleges affiliated to GGSIP University but the financial position of the Society (SMES) is also made comfortable. Sh. Ram Niwas Mirdha, was still feeling uncomfortable because rules / norms of GGSIP University, AICTE and Delhi government’s Directorate of Higher Education do not permit for special provision for admission to the students from rural area, like wise for providing employment to the faculty from rural areas. Therefore, Sh. Mirdha decided that to achieve above objectives, we should develop campuses outside Delhi in the countryside. Therefore, to begin with, it was decided to have one campus in Rajasthan, U.P. and Haryana.

i) Rajasthan :–It was decided to start one campus at Bikaner. As desired by local members from Rajasthan, it was decided to open Girls School at Bikaner. For this, 9 acres of land was taken on 70 years lease from ‘Kissan Chhatrawas’. This is situated on Bikaner-Jaipur National Highway No. 11. Society constructed ultramodern building on this land with built-up area of 7500 sq. meters. School has 45 classrooms, 4 labs, administrative block, library, drawing and art labs and computer labs etc. Society has spent around Rs. 700 lacs on this project. School named ‘ Maharani Kishori Devi Girls School’ started function from the session 2009-10. Maharani Kishori Devi was Maharani of Maharaja Surajmal of Bharatpur. At present, there are 914 students and 39 teachers. Hostel building for the school is under construction.

ii) U.P. :- It was decided to start one campus in Uttar Pradesh at Shamli (Muzaffarnagar). Society purchased 4 acres of land on Shamli-Muzaffarnagar road on 18.1.2006. A state of the art four storied building was constructed to house a co-education school named ‘Maharaja Surajmal Public School’. Total built-up area of the school is 8400 sq. meters (90384 sq. ft.) having 52 class rooms, 8 laboratories, administrative block, library, computer labs, fine art labs and adequate space for other co-curricular activities. We have spent around 750 lacs of rupees on this project. This school was started during 2009-10 session.

iii) Haryana :- We have bought 65 kanal, 17 marla land on Bahadurgarh-Jhajjar road. This 8 kms away from Bahadurgarh. The construction work has already been started and is in full swing.

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