MCM DAV college is situated in sector 36, Chandigarh. It was was established in 1968 by the DAV College Managing Committee, New Delhi, to commemorate the meritorious services rendered by Justice Mehr Chand Mahajan, former Chief Justice of India. One of the best colleges in this part of the country, MCM is highly reputed for its superior academic programmes, intellectual vigour, cultural and moral sensitivity, dedicated faculty and achievements of the students.
The college provides several undergraduate, postgraduate and Doctorate courses to the students. The admissions are based on the score of the entrance tests conducted by the college. The college is known to have a very high placement record for the students making them rank in the top most colleges of Chandigarh.