Lachoo Memorial College
Lachoo Memorial College of Science & Technology AUTONOMOUS COLLEGE

History

Journey So Far

Mid-1960s, formative years of post-independent India, demanded propagation of higher education in science streams leading to Medical and Engineering. Shri Mathura Das Mathur, one of the builders of modern Rajasthan had already been instrumental in founding the Engineering College, Jodhpur University (now Jai Narain Vyas University) and a Medical College in Jodhpur. He was a great visionary who could foresee a purely science college with uncompromising standards.

The College was established on 21 July 1965. foundation stone was laid by Shri Mohanlal Sukhadia, the then Chief Minister, Rajasthan on 16 April 1966 and Dr V K R V Rao, the then Minister for Education, India inaugurated this new building on 9 August 1969. We are running in the 52nd year of serving the society. During this journey we have achieved various milestones in different fields.

The College is included in Section 2(F) and 12(B) in the UGC act and affiliated to Jai Narain Vyas Univesrity, Jodhpur, Rajasthan Technical University, Kota and Rajasthan University of Health Sciences, Jaipur for different courses. The College has unique distinction of being the first & only College in the Western Rajasthan which has been awarded 'A' grade by NAAC & Selected as ''College with potential for Excellence" by UGC.

Lachoo Memorial College of Science & Technology has been a Temple of Learning for all most five decades.Since the inception, College has maintained high academic standard & have successfully provided trained manpower to the society. With modest strength of 65 students pursuing a single course B Sc. College has grown steadily & today boasts of having more than 2500 students from all over the country pursuing multi-disciplinary graduate & post-graduate programmes in the field of Science, Computer, Pharmacy, Biotechnology and Management affiliated to three different state universities.

Located in the heart of the city. The college has committed itself to provide students with a high quality education while developing in them a sense of ethics & social responsibilities. The college has highly qualified devoted & committed faculty. The Academic ambience and excellent faculty has made it one of the finest & leading College of the state.

 

1965College started B.Sc. Course with Bio and Maths combination.
1969College shifted to current location.
1983Introduced Diploma Course in Pharmacy for the first time in Rajasthan.
1984Introduced B.Sc. with Electronics combination.
1986Introduced B.Sc. with Computer Science Combination.
1989Introduced B.Pharm
1999Introduced B.Sc. with M.C.V.P. combination
2001Introduced M.C.A. & M.Pharm (Quality Assurance)
2002Introduced B.Sc. with biotechnology combination and B.C.A.
2003Introduced M.Pharm (Pharmaceutical Chemistry)
2004A Grade institution by NAAC – UGC
2005Introduced M.Pharm (Pharmaceutical Management & Regulatory affairs)
2006Introduced M.Sc. (Biotechnology)
2007Introduced M.Sc. (Chemistry, Botany and Physics)
2008College declared as Model College by State Government
2008Introduced Ph.D. Programme in Pharmacy
2009Introduced M.B.A. course with an annual intake of 60.
2010College selected as College with Potential for Excellence (CPE) by UGC
2010Introduced M.Sc. (Zoology) and B.B.A. the annual intake of MCA and MBA, increase from 60 to 120 by All India Council for Technical Education (AICTE)
2010Introduced M Pharm (Pharmacognosy)
2011Re-accredited with CGPA of 3.46 on four point scale at 'A' Grade by NAAC-UGC.
2011Introduced M Pharm (Pharmaceutics).
2012An Autonomous status awarded by UGC from Session 2012-13.
2013Introduced B.Sc. With Petroleum Technology Combination.
2013Introduced B.Sc. With Public Health Combination.
2013Introduced M. Pharm (Pharmacology).
2015Introduced B. Com.