In order to immortalize the memory of Seth Sir Chhaju Ram a great philanthropist and altruist of his time:- Chajju Ram Memorial Jat College was established in 1967. However, the seed of this institute had already been sown way back in 1926 in pre-independence era, when monumental building of Jat High School was got built by him in memory of his son, Adit Kumar. Later in 1926, another building for school hostel was added to it in memory of his another son, Ajit Kumar. Seth Chhaju Ram Ji (1865-1943) hailed from village Alakhpura in district Bhiwani. He had an inkling in those days that illiteracy was the cause of backwardness among ruralites. In order to eradicate this evil, he thought of disseminating education among the country people of the area by establishing this school at an estimated cost of Rs. 4 Lakh in those days. Seth Ji become riches by dint of his presence, forthright and benevolent nature. The school started imparting education upto matriculation, right from early thirties.
The credit for molding the concept of a school into a degree college can only be attributed to three late luminaries. They were founder President, late Ch. Suraj Mal Ji. General Secretary, Late Justice Davender Lamba and founder Principal, late Sh. S.S.Gill. Their contribution to the college has been an instance of rare devotion. Their tireless and continues effort were certainly of great help in meeting the challenges of the formative period of the college. It thus took shape of bloomed tree in 1967.
It is now deemed as a premier institution of Haryana which was initially a prestigious college affiliated to Punjab University, Chandigarh in July 1967. Later consequent upon an order from the Govt. of Haryana all the colleges of the state were affiliated to Kurukshetra University, Kurukshetra from the academic session, 1974-75. The college has been duly recognized by the UGC under section 2 (F) & 12 (B) for grant under UGC Act 1956 since its inception .The primary objective of the institution has been to bring about awakening among the rural youth by imparting higher education. With this purpose in mind, the college started functioning with a bare tally of 140 student in four classes, namely Prep Science, Prep Arts, B.A.I and B.Sc.I Having premonition about established colleges running Arts & Science faculties in those days the management of our college had introduced commerce faculty. This bold initiative gradually helped the instituting in winning a crowning glory in the field of education. Keeping pace with the need of globalization, the ensuing management have also been exhibiting equal enthusiasm in induction latest streams indifferent disciplines. In the initial stage the college had 13 member in teaching faculty and 13 others in administrative staff. Its central location in the town and a well fortified campus is not only facilitating to urban boys and girls but also to commuter hailing from suburban or rural areas. Since the college is situated in the vicinity of the Railway station and is also adjoining the main Delhi Highway, it accords easy access to avail of the facility of higher education.