Haryana Engineering College, Jagadhri was established in 1998 at Jagadhri, to impart “education with a difference” in various disciplines of engineering and meet the ever-increasing need of competent technical personnel in the country. H.E.C. is in its 11th year of operation, having shaped the future of over 3000 students so far, and they are currently associated with leading organizations in different parts of India and abroad. The transitions of these students have been gradual from basic engineering to the high profile. Some have joined institutes of repute to further their academic pursuits.
The college has been promoted by Mata Sudershan Tilak Raj Dhawan Educational Trust, with a view to establish educational and other philanthropic institutions. Shri Inderjeet Bajaj is the Chairman of the trust. College focuses on the fact that students are its ultimate product.