Pt Prithi Nath College, Kanpur was established in 1999 as a co-educational institution is governed by the Pt. Prithi Nath education group. The college is recognized by the Government of Uttar Pradesh and is affiliated to the Chhatrapati Shahu Ji Maharaj University. .It is also a recognized educational institution by the government of Uttar Pradesh.
Pt Prithi Nath College It offer Bachelors and Masters level degree programmes. For all courses offered at the college, the degree is awarded by the University of Madras.
A semester pattern with a credit system prescribed by the university is adopted for all the undergraduate and postgraduate courses. The medium of instruction is English. The following courses are available: Under-graduate courses includes BA English, B.Com Commerce, Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA), Bachelor of Computer Applications (BCA), B.Sc. Psychology, B.Sc. Mathematics, B.Sc. Computer science, B.Sc Electronic Media, B.Sc. Visual Communication, and the post graduate courses include M.Sc. in Visual Communication and M.Sc in Electronic Media.
Pt Prithi Nath College provides great infrastructure with latest facilities for students and faculty members. All labs are well equipped with latest equipments. All the classrooms of the institute’s are spacious and well furnished with all modern facilities. The Institute has a well-stocked library consisting of about 12,000 books and journals and subscribes to about 30 national and international journals and magazines.
The college campus accommodates cafeteria, Post Office, Medical facility and ATM machine within the college campus for students. The Institute provides internet connectivity to students through internet labs and has Seminar halls with audio-video aid. Pt Prithi Nath College provides students with rich extracurricular activities. College also motivates students to participate in sports and organizes inter university sports events. Pt Prithi Nath College has its own well equipped training and placement cell to guide students for better career and through placement process.