An educational institution plays a vital role in building up the character and personality of its student. It produces a generation of the students who have to shoulder the heavy responsibilities of the future. Founded in 1897 as a Municipal Middle School, Government College started its long and tiring journey of success more than a century ago. At that time it was housed in the present Government College for women Karkhana Bazar, Faisalabad. It was upgraded to the level of high school in September 1905. Hereafter, the provincial government took over the management of this institution and changed its location in 1915, so it was moved to the present campus.
In May 1924, it attained the status of Intermediate College and in 1933 it was upgraded to Degree level. Post graduate disciplines were introduced in 1963 and the Government of Punjab declared the government College, Faisalabad as an autonomous institution on, 1st July,1990.
The College was given the status of university on 23rd October 2002, by Lt. General (R) Khalid Maqbool, the then Governor of the Punjab and the university Intermediate College was established in 2002 and shifted to its present premises in September 2003. In September 2009, it was up graded and B.A, B.Com, B.I.T and B.Sc classes were introduced.
Since the upgradation, University Degree College is performing extremely well in every walk of educational prospectus right from personality shaping to highly recorded results. The institution is also committed to ensure an inspiring and congenial atmosphere to its student.
Highly qualified, experienced and proficient faculty members are intent on working in this well reputed College with full devotion and dedication in a very congenial working environment.
In a very brief span of time, University Degree College has been able to set up the highest standard of academic innovation through various programmers being offered at the College.