National Post Graduate College, established in the year 1974 by the Chief-minister of Uttar Pradesh, late Shri Chandra Bhanu Gupta. The College is situated on the bank of river Gomti. The college has lush green surroundings.
National Post Graduate College is The only Autonomous College of Lucknow University.The College offers under-graduate and post-graduate courses in Arts andCommerce faculties and under-graduate courses in Science and Computer faculties. The college has well equipped Laboratories in all the faculties.The Library well arranged and besides text books latest edition of reference books are available , Journals and other papers are continuously being added to the research section. In keeping with the modern digital technology and computer education, the college has computer has a computer training center with latest hardware configuration and software.The campus has also being transformed into a Wi-Fi campus.
The college also lays special emphasis on continuing (adult education) After the establishment of Uttar Pradesh Rajarshi Tandon Open University at Allahabad the college has been its study center for Lucknow and surrounding districts.
The college has been running National Service SchemeNSS program and NCC. The National P.G.College alone organizes inter collegiate cricket tournament every year. Apart from cricket, badminton and other sports also play an important role in the sports curriculum of the college.
With the efforts of the college administration and hard work of the students, the college is scaling new heights every year. The college functions on the single motto of imparting quality education to the quantity by inculcating the virtue of being a good human with the sense of discipline.The College has the honor of interacting of interacting with students from developed countries. A group of Japanese students recently came to interact with the students of National P.G.College and shared their experiences about learning of Hindi.