About Sophia Girl's College

  • Vision and Mission
  • History
  • Principal’s Message
  • NAAC Accreditation

VISION

‘Seek Ye Wisdom’ To work for the promotion and empowerment of women in the field of Higher Education by providing ample opportunities for their holistic development so as to enable them to make an effective contribution to the community , society and nation.

MISSION

Sophia Girls’ College seeks to pursue wisdom by nurturing scholastic excellence, instilling moral values, creating responsible citizens and building global competencies.

GOALS

  • To lead the students towards the pursuit of truth, knowledge and God.
  • To implant eternal values so as to enable them to become beacons of light and ambassadors of humanity.
  • To inculcate discernment so that they think with acumen and astuteness.
  • To recognise and bolster distinct talents of each student.
  • To stress on individual development bearing in mind the changing needs of society.
  • To mould young girls into mature, responsible, just and empowered women.
  • To acclimatise the learners to the changing social milieu while being conversant with the traditional values.
  • To sensitize the students to reach out to the marginalized and the underprivileged.


CORE VALUES

Faith

We believe that we can lead young women to experience the Supreme Being by exposing them to eternal values through the quest of truth and self knowledge.

Integrity

We are convinced that there is a Supreme Power, the source of wisdom and discernment. As stewards of the Almighty we are responsible to build up a world based on integrity, equity and inclusivity in spite of the diversity and panoptic spectrum of the universe.

Accountability

We believe that in our pilgrimage towards excellence we are accountable to our stake holders and hence transparency in all departments is of paramount importance.

Creativity

College through it’s curricular, extra-curricular and outreach activities aims to nourish individuals who are creative, innovative and research oriented. Such individuals will contribute to building a more sustainable and equitable world.

History



Sophia Girls’ College, Ajmer functions under the management of the Mission Sisters of Ajmer, a Sisterhood of Indian women, whose dedication to God enables them to impart a liberal and enlightened education in the upliftment of humanity. Rt. Rev. Msgr. Fortunatus Caumont, First Bishop of Ajmer, (1871- 1930) the Founder of the Mission Sisters of Ajmer and his sister Rev. Mother Matilda (1880-1950) are the Founders of the Institution. The Sophian Institution was founded in 1919 as a small Primary School to educate girls of conservative families of the time. It gradually grew from Middle to a High School and in 1942 was raised to the Intermediate level. The Institution acquired the Degree status in 1959 so as to provide Higher Education facilities for women. Today the institution is a full-fledged Autonomous ‘A’ Grade College permanently affiliated to Maharshi Dayanand Saraswati University, Ajmer in the faculties of Arts, Science, Commerce, Management (BBA), Computer Application (BCA), Honours in English , Economics and Commerce, Post Graduation in English, Political Science, Sociology, Geography, History,Chemistry, ABST and Computer Science.

Principal’s Message

It is a great pleasure to welcome you all to Sophia Girls’ College, Ajmer an Institution proud of its sixty years of history in the field of higher education for women.
Being an Alumna of the College, I place on record that Sophia College caters to the individual development of each and every student. We are inclusive and celebrate the diversity and uniqueness of every student who steps into the portals of Sophia College. We care about the young people and are aware of the apprehensions they may be going through in these precarious times. However, let me assure you that at Sophia our first priority has always been the safety and well being of our students and we remain committed to it against all odds.
Our academic standards continue to improve each year due to the persistent efforts of our dedicated Teachers. We have an extensive package of co and extra-curricular activities to help enrich our students’ academic and social experiences. The curriculum we have designed ensures that the students are able to succeed and contribute beyond their innate capabilities in this competitive world.
As we stand on the threshold of this new Academic Year, I thank the Almighty for His countless Blessings and implore Him to continue to bestow His Grace upon us, so that we may deliver our best to those who trust us enough to place the future of their daughters in our hands.
Thank you and God Bless!
Dr. Sister Pearl
Principal

NAAC Accreditation


The Sophian institution was founded in 1919 as a small Primary School to educate girls of conservative families of the time. It gradually grew from Middle to a High School and in 1942 was raised to the Intermediate level. The College acquired the Degree status in 1959 so as to provide Higher Education facilities for women. Today the institution is a full-fledged College permanently affiliated to Maharshi Dayanand Saraswati University, Ajmer.
Our pursuit for excellence in higher education got due recognition by the National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC) of UGC. Today Sophia Girls College, Ajmer, a pioneer institution for women education in Rajasthan, has become one of the few colleges in Rajasthan which was Re - accredited ‘A Grade’ by NAAC (UGC) in the second cycle from 2010 - 2020. Now we are in the process of applying for the third cycle of NAAC as an Autonomous College.
The National Assessment and Accreditation Council after visiting all the departments, facilities and units of the College and extensive interaction with all its stakeholders, the Peer Team was pleased to record its sincere appreciation of the enthusiasm and cooperation extended by the entire Sophian Family for the NAAC re-accreditation process.