Late Pt. Harishankar Shukla was born and brought up at village - Agariya (Sagar) in well educated and cultured family. He was specialized in Sanskrit and Literature. he was indirectly participated in freedom fighting and inspired youths also to do so. He was awarded title "VYSAJI" because of his intelligence and various capabilities.
For educational development he did lots of work and his youngest son Shri Raghavji Shukla ( Retd. S.D.O. Irrigation ) inspired /guided his son Shri Sushil Shukla and his friends to establish a best educational institute with desired environment looking to the shortage of good institutions in Raipur resulted the establishment of Pt. Harishankar shukla memorial college on 15th August 1995.
Pt. Harishankar Shukla Memorial College (established in August 1995) is run by " Pt. Harishankar Shukla Smriti Seva Samity". This Samity is has also started a school called Pt. Harishankar Shukla English Medium School" Dr. Mrs. Mamta Sharma is the Principal of College.
Pt. Harishankar Shukla Memorial College has been recognized by NCTE on 16/12/1997 under order - WRC 7- 4/ 97/ 6022 = 60 seats and 12/05/03 for (60+40) seats under order - WRC /2 - 32/2003/2250 = 60 +40 = 100 seats.
Pt. Harishankar Shukla Memorial College aims to excel high in the noble field of education by providing excellent educational opportunities which are responsive to the needs of the community and help students to meet academic, economic, social, and environmental challenges and to become active participants in shaping the world of the future.
" Vidya Dhanam Sarva Dhanam Pradhanam "- Which means to spread the holy concept of education as we believe that this is the main asset which prevails with a person throughout the life and it provide all the significant provisions to get to all the required services and enhancing the criteria of a successful life.
Pt. Harishankar Shukla Memorial College provides a safe, friendly, accessible environment where all students and community members may optimize their academic, personal career, and cultural development.
As Pt. Harishankar Shukla Memorial College continues to advance as a dynamic center for life-long learning, we will:
I welcome you all. I wish to say few words about the institution. The motto of our institution is VIDYA DHANAM SARV DHANAM PRADHANAM. It means education is the most important asset of human being. If we do not accept it or neglect it then we are going to face many obstacles to progress in life. It may lie that the target which we want to achieve, we will not be able to get that. Therefore, you should remember this motto through out your life.