The college is named after Guru Nanak Dev Ji a great saint of Sikh community. This session all-time high record admissions were made in various programs touching the figure 2049 which reflects remarkably significant a great progress & growth and also popularity of the institution among new admission seekers as a premier institution of higher education in the state.
The institution proposes to start M.C.A. & B.Ed. program incoming session for which action has already been initiated; it is noteworthy that the college has been accorded the status of a minority institution by the state government this year. A Centre for research on the teachings & philosophy of Guru Nanak Dev Ji & their impact on Indian society is being envisaged under the new scheme with financial assistance from Sikh organizations and other funding agencies.