About Pragati College

About Pragati College

Pragati Sansthan was established in 17th march 2004 by Mr. Prashant Choubisa. He is the President of Pragati Sansthan and Director of Pragati College Dungarpur.

Shivnarayan Choubisa College was established by Pragati Sansthan in the Year 2005 at Simalwara. In 2005 Pragati College was established in Dungarpur as the first Private College. This College is affiliated to Mohan Lal Sukhadia University Udaipur. B.A., B.com., B.Sc. (Biology & Computer Science) BCA & PGDCA Courses are available for study.

Vardhaman Mahveer Kota Open University has established a centre for Distance Education at Pragati College Dungarpur in 2013. This University offers about 117 types of courses for study.

Dungarpur is southen part of Rajasthan Surrounded by Udaipur District in north, Banswara district in the east and South with Gujarat district of Sabarkantha and Panchmchal in the west. Dungarpur in one of the smallest district is Rajasthan and has a population of 1.38 Million Almost 92.7% of the Population is rural and more than 70% is tribal. The most of the part of District in hilly. The Climate of the district is dry and temperature peak in May with mean daily maximum of +41.500C. and absolute maximum +450C. The coldest month is January with temperature falling to around +50C. during night but day temperature still well above +200C. The average rainfall is 710mm. The literacy level for the district is low at 24.58% and 21.63% for the rural area. Female literacy is barely 12.44%

Dungarpur district is considered backward than most other district in the state. The importance given to basic schooling for children is increasing compared to the situation ever ten years earlier. Higher education is still not given much importance.

Mr. Prashant Choubisa

Chairperson’s Desk

"India would become the fifth largest economy in the world by 2025 and third largest by 2050" says Goldman sachs research team. If that's the iota of truth, all of us have a very important role to play. As the Country's economy accelerates, Arts, Science & Commerce and business graduates and IT. Professionals are poised to transform India into a global economic super power.

At PRAGATI our endeavor is to provide you with an exceptional faculty team, IT infrastructure and quality education. As a part of Pragati, you will explore proven methodologies develop new ways of thinking and view IT & Economic Growth Trends from a global perspective. Our efforts, cutting edge technology and endless opportunity for learning would carve you for a future IT & Indian Administrative Services and business Professional.

In the present scenario the high demand of students who visualize their career in public services, we have started courses like Bachelor Of Science (B.Sc.) Bachelor of Art (B.A.) Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com.), BCA and PGDCA.

I welcome you to PRAGATI and hope that your journey at Pragati would be enjoyable, enriching and empowering.

Welocme to Pragati ! Explore yourself.

Dr. D. L. Kothari

Principal Desk

Pragati College is committed to impart quality education in the fields of Art, Science, Commerce and Information Technology. We Provide Bachelor Degree in Arts, Science, Commerce, Computer Science and also post Graduate Diploma in Computer Application.

The students in our institution shall gain vast in-depth and working knowledge of the subjects. This knowledge shall put them at an advantage in dealing with various situations while they enter in to the field of practical life.

Our motto is the pursuit of excellence, a fact that is evident from our infrastructure and quality of our faculty. We look forward to a constant search for excellence to constantly strengthen our efforts to help our student realize their true potential and concentrate on the task of nation building.

Best wishes to our students!!!


The right credential can give you a head start in life.

Ladder of Success

  • In the year 2001 signed the agreement for the Business Associate of IEC Software Ltd. New Delhi (A Govt. Project computer Education in College Dungarpur, Salumber & Nimbahera).
  • In the year 2002 (BCSTI) availed the accreditation of DOEACC society New Delhi for "O" Level courses.
  • In the year 2005 the Study Centre for Distance Education of JRN Rajasthan Vidyapeeth University, Udaipur.
  • In the year 2005 PRAGATI SANSTHAN started Shiv Narayan Choubisa College, Simalwara affiliated to Mohan Lal Sukhadia University, Udaipur.
  • In the year 2006 Open PRAGATI College, Dungarpur Affiliated to Mohan Lal Sukhadia University (MLSU) and entered into the field of IT, Management & Arts.
  • Course developed by Pragati, i.e. Master Diploma in software Technology (MDST) has been recognized equivalent to "O" Level by DOEACC Society.
  • Our Hardware Course (DCHM) has been recognized equivalent to DOEACC Course CHM "O" Level of DOEACC Society.
  • All institutions run by Pragati Sansthan has been given ISO 9001:2008 Certification from 2009.
  • Pragati Public School an English medium school has been started at Simalwara in 2010.
  • Institution has been working regularly in the field of welfare of tribal belt students also.
  • Every year institution provides free Computer education & training to at least ten needy,
    poor, and dependent, widow and handicapped people.