Post Graduate Department of History was established in the college in 1946. Initially, History was taught as an elective course in the B.A. classes only. But in 1970, M.A. in History was introduced in the college. The teachers of History Department also meet the classes of History and Culture of Punjab (HCP), an alternative course for students for whom Punjabi is not their mother tongue. History department is doing its best in preparing students for various competitions. The Department also regularly conducts trips to historical places so that students are able to became familiar with and learn to appreciate the glorious heritage of India.